Darknet 01: Game One

April 17, 2018 Mook 1

Last weekend we kicked off the first game of the Darknet cyberpunk adventure — it’s even international! As always, the video is available at the Happy Jacks channels on YouTube and Twitch (I also extracted just the unedited audio if you […]

Darknet 00: Character Creation, Part Two

March 25, 2018 Mook 1

Hey there, GURPS Cyberpunk fans, I hope you enjoyed the blog bounty from GURPSDay! The first PC for the “Darknet” game saw a lot of progress this week, and helped finalize some of the details of how we’re going to handle […]

Darknet 00: Character Creation

March 16, 2018 Mook 7

Happy GURPSDay, folks! Last weekend we had the “session zero” of our new GURPS Cyberpunk game, “Darknet,” and the video is now up at the Happy Jacks channel on YouTube or Twitch. We went over a bit of GURPS mechanics, but […]

New Monthly GURPS Game: Darknet

March 9, 2018 Mook 6

Howdy Folks! As I’ve mentioned a couple times before, I’m GMing a new monthly GURPS Cyberpunk game over the meeting app Zoom… and it starts tomorrow! I’m still throwing a few things together for the first game, but I wanted […]

Patreon and Game Geekery in 2018

December 13, 2017 Mook 1

Howdy, Folks! And a joyful GURPSDay to all! Originally, I was working on this post to address the recent Patreon debacle, but it seems as though someone on their PR team finally figured out they were completely shooting themselves in the foot and just […]

In Praise of Kromm

July 26, 2017 Mook 4

Gygax. When I first fell in love with Dungeons & Dragons as a teen, that name was magical to me. It conjured images of a powerful wizard, gifting arcane knowledge to gamers everywhere with a constant flow of new dungeons, […]

Scattershot – July 2017

July 5, 2017 Mook 4

Hail, hello, and happy GURPSDay, all! It’s been a few months since the last Scattershot post, and today I have a bunch of little tidbits to share that might not otherwise warrant their own blog post. GURPS and Fantasy Grounds/Roll20 First […]

GURPS Roll20 Encounter, Part 2

June 21, 2017 Mook 2

Welcome to another GURPSDay, GURPS aficionados! I hope you enjoy the weekly mountain of gaming goodness. Last week, I posted about a short GURPS encounter I’d be running online at Roll20 but I neglected to write the usual GURPSDay announcements letting […]

GURPS Roll20 Encounter – Fury Road

June 14, 2017 Mook 3

Happy GURPSDay, folks! So, it looks like this weekend I’ll finally be dipping my virtual toe into some online GURPSin’ using Roll20. I’ve had an account for many years, fiddled around here and there with friends and tinkering alone, but […]

Favorite RPG Moments in TV and Movies

January 25, 2017 Mook 8

Happy GURPSDay, gamers of the world! Get out there and devour the mountains of GURPS goodness now ready for consumption! Today’s Game Geekery post isn’t exclusively GURPS, but rather a waxing nostalgic of some of my favorite RPG moments from TV […]

Giving Thanks – Gaming Edition

November 24, 2016 Mook 0

Happy GURPSDay, everyone, and for many of us, a happy Thanksgiving as well. In the spirit of said holiday and its accompanying introspection, here are some of the gaming-related things I am thankful for (since this isn’t a blog about […]

The Briefcase Story

November 10, 2016 Mook 9

Happy GURPSDay folks. Lots of great GURPS material posted out there today (as there is every Thursday… and, really, every day!) To bring some levity to this week, I thought I’d post something fun and light. In the spirit of The Bunny […]

The Bunny Story

July 7, 2016 Mook 3

Happy GURPSDay everyone! It has been a crazy holiday week, and I’m under a pile of to-dos, so I would like to share with you, apropos of nothing, one of my favorite gaming anecdotes… the Bunny Story. I think most gamers, at […]

GURPS: The Synthesizer of RPGs

June 30, 2016 Mook 0

Happy GURPSDay to all, and to all a happy GURPSDay! Today, I’m continuing to muse a bit on just why it is that I enjoy GURPS so much, to the point that it is the only game I’ve GMed in decades, and […]

Printing RPG PDFs to Hardcopy Books

March 16, 2016 Mook 26

GURPSDay has again descended upon us! I’ve written about printing out RPG PDFs a couple of times before, so instead of just making a third post for this latest project, I’m pulling them all together into a single uber-post. A few […]

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