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Posted by: reids on Sep 16, 2010 at 12:57:11 PM
Greetings from WPN land!
Quick update on the Tomb of Horrors 4E campaign I mentioned in my first blog. The party just got through the first half of the tomb, and now they’re figuring out how to open the secret door to the second, and far more dangerous, half. Some statistics:
Tomb of Horrors sessions so far: 5
Traps successfully found and avoided: 24
Traps successfully not found and unavoided: 8
Times party member reduced to dying: 8
Characters entering a sphere of annihilation: 2
Times party paralyzed with fear because DM drew a painstakingly intricate mosaic pattern on a map of a completely harmless hallway: 2
Sex changes: 1 (I had forgotten the classic D&D penchant for sex change curses; becoming a girl is apparently a fate worse than death)
Character Deaths: 0!
The character death...
Posted by: reids on Sep 2, 2010 at 05:49:22 PM
So a stock broker, a teacher, a video game designer and a Paizo kid walk into a bar….
Sorry, I’m at a bit of a loss to how one starts up a blog. First I guess I should tackle why you should read this in the first place. My name is Reid Schmadeka, and I’m the Corporate Programs Manager for Organized Play at Wizards of the Coast. That means I pretty much eat and breathe the Wizards Play Network while at work. The purpose of this blog is to give stores, organizers and players a peek at all the awesome stuff the WPN is doing. But every successful blog I know of talks about all kinds of things other than the things they’re supposed to talk about… to a frustrating degree at times. I go to your blog to find out about A Dance with Dragons, George, not football!
I’m the DM for a pretty...