Monthly Archives: February 2014

On The Move

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KqMax5yAwok Most every major war/near war have their own tell-tales of imminent action. This depends on tech level and environment, as Arabian cavalry is different than armoured cavalry, which is different from grav cavalry. But that’s the obvious part: there … Continue reading

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The Cartels Come in Various Flavours…

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VYU25aJpg5o My favourite quote, on the creation of Los Zetas (staffed with Mexican paratroopers) by the Gulf Cartel: They were incredibly effective as enforcers for the Gulf Cartel. So much so that at some point they decided to just take … Continue reading

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Men Must Start Reading Fiction Again

I recommend “10 Reasons Why Men Must Start Reading Fiction¬†Again” Of course, the first, missing, reason is that you need to read good fiction before you start writing good (or even half-decent) Traveller scenarios! And good histories are surprisingly useful … Continue reading

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Spot the Camouflaged Sniper!

Fun times here. (And this is before the invisibility cloaks!)

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The Tool and the Spirit

The Real Thing To start, a quotation from Peter McAlesse: Lots of young soldiers these days put in a lot of time in the gym. All well and good, but physical fitness on its own is not enough. It’s time … Continue reading

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Creativity: A Really Basic Primer

I’m going to use Tina Seeling’s video “The 6 Characteristics of Truly Creative People“, as my framework for a post on creativity. First the summary, comes my thoughts on her concepts. “Quotes” are not necessary exact words: they are just … Continue reading

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Adrenaline Junkies

After reading the article “Love of adrenaline costly for Michael Schumacher, others“, I think that every last Traveller should be subjected, at least one, to some exceedingly talented madman at the wheel of a car, the yoke of a grav … Continue reading

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