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A blog about sewing machine repairs,but mainly my hobbies which include old school role playing games, science fiction,films, horror, and general geekery. Sit down and stay a spell. Needleshttp://www.blogger.com/profile/11243274667834930867noreply@blogger.comBlogger6325125
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Review & Commentary On The Ship Files: Polixenes Class Courier By Michael Johnson From Moontoad Publishing For Clement Sector Rpg, Cepheus Engine rpg, & 2d6 Old School Science Fiction Rpg Campaigns

Thu, 01/06/2022 - 22:26
"Used by both the Stellar Exploration Corps and the Terran UnionSpace Navy, the Polixenes was a design initially commissioned bythe navy to provide fast and efficient fleet communications.With its two parsec jump drive the Polixenes can bridge the averagefive light year gap between most stars and a long range variantsacrifices the cargo space for additional fuel to provide an additionaltwo parsecNeedleshttp://www.blogger.com/profile/11243274667834930867noreply@blogger.com0
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First Impressions of Grunt Rpg By Paul Elliot From Zozer Games For Cepheus Engine Rpg or Your 2d6 Infantry Level rpg Campaigns

Thu, 01/06/2022 - 03:34
 "Terror. Sheer blind terror sublimated and spat back out of the barrel of an M16. The fear and isolation. The desperation to get out alive - just to get out and get home. A green hell populated by a people who despise you and want to kill you. Or maim you. Or send you mad. This is the Vietnam War. This is GRUNT.GRUNT attempts to be historically realistic, claustrophobic and packed with a great Needleshttp://www.blogger.com/profile/11243274667834930867noreply@blogger.com0
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Review & Commentary On Ships of Clement Sector 16: Rucker-class Merchant For the Clement Sector Rpg, Cepheus Engine rpg, & 2d6 Old School Science Fiction Campaign

Wed, 01/05/2022 - 16:53
"Independence Games is proud to present the sixteenth entry in our line of products dedicated to the starships of Clement Sector. Ships of Clement Sector 16 covers the Rucker-class merchant vessel which is the most commonly found ship in Clement Sector.  Building on the information found in The Clement Sector Core Setting Book, Ships of Clement Sector 16 lovingly details this mainstay of Clement Needleshttp://www.blogger.com/profile/11243274667834930867noreply@blogger.com0
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Review & Commentary The Type R Subsidized Merchant Operators Manual For the Clement Sector rpg , Cepheus Engine rpg, or Your Old School 2d6 Science Fiction rpg Campaigns

Wed, 01/05/2022 - 04:51
"Lifeblood of the interstellar economy, the 400-ton Subsidized Merchant works the trade routes hauling everything from live cattle to processed diamonds – in bulk. Few other cargo ships have the Type R’s versatility and capacity. It boasts a 200 ton roll-on/roll-off cargo deck, a streamlined hull allowing to touchdown exactly where that cargo is needed and a 20-ton launch for fast passenger Needleshttp://www.blogger.com/profile/11243274667834930867noreply@blogger.com0
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First Impressions of The third edition of The Anderson and Felix Guide to Naval Architecture For The Clement Sector Rpg, Cepheus Engine & Old School 2d6

Tue, 01/04/2022 - 18:51
 The third edition of The Anderson and Felix Guide to Naval Architecture came my way from Independence Games & this came ahead of their Janurary Sixth release according to John; "The third edition of Independence Games' starship building book, The Anderson and Felix Guide to Naval Architecture, will be available in PDF on January 6 at Drive-thru RPG and the Independence Games webstore.As with Needleshttp://www.blogger.com/profile/11243274667834930867noreply@blogger.com0
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Review & Commentary On Afterday: 2D6 Adventure After the Apocalypse From Michael Brown For The Cepheus Engine & 2d6 Old School Science Fiction Rpg Campaigns

Tue, 01/04/2022 - 07:26
 Everyone who goes to the Southwestern United States loves ghost towns & the remains of mines from the centuries of the Old West. The tourist industry thrives on them out there and by default players love 2d6 post apocalpyse adventuring & playing. And when wants to visit a failed colony world in the Clement Sector?! There are a number of 2d6 options on the table for the Cepheus Engine. But Needleshttp://www.blogger.com/profile/11243274667834930867noreply@blogger.com0
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Review & OSR Commentary On Ships of Clement Sector 10-12: Workhorses by Michael Johnson from Independence Games For The Clement Sector Rpg, Cepheus Engine & Old School 2d6 Science Fiction Rpg's

Mon, 01/03/2022 - 07:36
 "The workhorses get it done!Ships of Clement Sector 10-12 compiles the tenth, eleventh and twelfth volumes of our popular PDF series. Included within this book are the Lee-class merchant vessel, the Fedpost mail courier, and the Broken Hill-class Prospector. We have also included the Wraith-class Intruder and the Venture-class Troop Transport, variants of the courier and the prospector Needleshttp://www.blogger.com/profile/11243274667834930867noreply@blogger.com0
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Nephilim Mummy For The Sword of Cepheus role playing game, Barbaric! rpg, & 2d6 Sword & Sorcery Rpging

Mon, 01/03/2022 - 03:12
Genesis 6:4:"The Nephilim were in the earth in those days, and also after that, when the sons of God came in unto the daughters of men, and they bore children to them; the same were the mighty men that were of old, the men of renown" The pre Biblical Flood had the product of the fallen angels the watcher & the daughters of Adam, these entities survived the Flood. The most cunning & dangerous of Needleshttp://www.blogger.com/profile/11243274667834930867noreply@blogger.com0
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Review & Commentary On Ships of Clement Sector 4-6: Traders, Scouts and Small Craft By John Watts For the 2d6 Clement Sector rpg or Cepheus Engine Rpg

Sun, 01/02/2022 - 02:26
" Ships of Clement Sector 4-6: Traders, Scouts and Small Craft compiles the fourth, fifth and sixth volumes of our popular PDF starship series.  Included within this book are such varied vehicles as the F38-D Lightning System Defense Fighter, the MC-17-11 Modular Cutter, the Starlight-class Light Trader, the Dromedary-class Tanker and the Jinsokuna Chirashi-class Yacht.Each ship is beautifully Needleshttp://www.blogger.com/profile/11243274667834930867noreply@blogger.com0
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Bravestarr Cartoon - Neutra-Laser Pistol Adapted Cepheus Engine rpg

Sat, 01/01/2022 - 17:54
 The iconic Neutra-Laser is manufactured & produced on the colony world of  New Texas as a direct energy weapon to combat the rising tide of outlaws & pirates. The Neutra-Laser gun was first only available to law enforcement in the form the galactic marshals & some outlaws.Eventually, the iconic 30 shot laser weapon became available to the general public from the New Texas Arms Company. The Needleshttp://www.blogger.com/profile/11243274667834930867noreply@blogger.com0
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Unmerciful Exploration or Faith - Umerciful Frontier By John Watt For The Clement Sector rpg From Independence Games

Sat, 01/01/2022 - 04:03
" Brave the frontier!Unmerciful Frontier covers the Cascadia Colonization Authority,  the most famous of many organizations in Clement Sector dedicated to scouting the unknown and determining where future colonies might be placed.  Unmerciful Frontier gives detailed descriptions of the CCA and features career tracks to allow your players to become members of this storied group."Unmerciful Needleshttp://www.blogger.com/profile/11243274667834930867noreply@blogger.com0
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The Long Road To The Clement Sector - Interstellar Campaign Commentary on Bringing In The Rider Rpg

Fri, 12/31/2021 - 19:07
 The Space Western campaign is shaping up thanks to Independence Games Clement Sector. This blog post is going to pick up right from here. The town of New Liberty is a perfect base & point for intergalactic adventurers. And when you crank up the Clement Sector what comes into focus. When it comes to Independence Games Rider rpg its a massive 2d6 beast of a game & it clocks in at three hundred & Needleshttp://www.blogger.com/profile/11243274667834930867noreply@blogger.com0
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Dr. Hyde From The Caleco Rambo Action Figures Adapted For Neon Lords of the Toxic Wastelands Rpg

Thu, 12/30/2021 - 22:11
 Dr. Hyde is one of the many scientist soldier  from another world who were swept onto NeoTraxx during the Glug Chug wars of 2022. Dr.Hyde is grizzled, tough, completely disfigured, and seeking to make a name for himself on the mean streets of Detroit Prime. Dr. Hyde stalks the outer fringes of the wastelands looking for other mutants & horrors to sweep into his army of Chaos! Dr.Hyde Alignment: Needleshttp://www.blogger.com/profile/11243274667834930867noreply@blogger.com0
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Interstellar Campaign Commentary on New Liberty By John Watts From Independence Games For The Rider Rpg For The Cepheus Engine rpg

Thu, 12/30/2021 - 17:51
 "Welcome to New Liberty!Please enjoy your stay.  Get a room at The New Liberty Hotel or Miss Esther's Boarding House!  Enjoy some entertainment at The Elkhorn Palace!  Get a drink at the Shining Star, some food at Dawson's, or play some faro at The Lucky 7.""New Liberty is a town setting for Rider for use as a base of operations for your characters or as a location for adventure for those just Needleshttp://www.blogger.com/profile/11243274667834930867noreply@blogger.com0
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Professor Moriarty From The Bravestarr Cartoon For The Cepheus Engine Rpg

Thu, 12/30/2021 - 02:59
Professor Moriarty followed his archnemisis Sherlock Holmes into the 23rd century through one of mad science devices. The professor is over three hundred & fifty years old but this has not diminished his evil ways. His mangement skills at manipulating the criminial underworld has not changed nor has his propensity for mad science! Professor Moriarty was foiled by the combination of  Sheriff Needleshttp://www.blogger.com/profile/11243274667834930867noreply@blogger.com0
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OSR Review & Commentary on Modern War: Baltic War by Paul Elliot from Zozer Games For For the Modern War Rpg or Your Old School 2d6 rpg 's

Wed, 12/29/2021 - 07:00
 "War in the Baltic states.As Belarus considers applying for NATO membership, and the West hesitates to commit … Russian forces seize the initiative, launching an invasion of the Baltic States and Belarus. Now a number of NATO units are trapped behind the lines and must wage a guerrilla war. In Belarus a tank war has begun, with Minsk, the capital, the prize. Welcome to modern war…Baltic War is aNeedleshttp://www.blogger.com/profile/11243274667834930867noreply@blogger.com0
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Mohr & Less - The Adventures At Joseph Mohr's 'Frontier Trading Post - Session Report #3

Tue, 12/28/2021 - 18:05
Monday night I got a chance to play in DM Steve's Cepheus Engine rpg campagin & it was an interesting experience to get out from behind the screen!  Joseph Mohr's 'Frontier Trading Post' a 'pay what you want' adventure location has gotten a work out a couple of times in our games. But over the Monday night game session it got another work out again. At the edge of our local sector this trading Needleshttp://www.blogger.com/profile/11243274667834930867noreply@blogger.com0
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Handling The Mecha Problem With The Cepheus Engine Rpg -- Independence Games Artificial: Robots of The Clement Sector & Moon Toad Design's Cepheus Engine Rpg Vehicle Design Guide

Mon, 12/27/2021 - 05:20
How do a group of aliens defend against the mecha of mankind?! Mankind seems to think that its top of  the food chain. But its not out in the depths of interstellar space. There are empires whose cosmic legacies stretch back millions of years.There are artificial & cybernetic life forms that can take out anyone who crosses their world's borders.  The Greys have always been a source of absolute Needleshttp://www.blogger.com/profile/11243274667834930867noreply@blogger.com0
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The Mecha Question In The Cepheus Engine rpg -- Moon Toad Design's Cepheus Engine Rpg Vehicle Design Guide & Walkers Vehicles Volume 1 from The Traveler's Aid Society from Northern Edge.

Mon, 12/27/2021 - 02:53
" Rafe watched the shell from his tank’s 120mm main gun hit the enemy grav tank on the rear quarter facing, punching through the thin armour and sending it spiraling into the side of the closest hill where it exploded into a large fireball. He fancied he heard the tiny shattered pieces patter off the front glacis of his turret.“Next position Jessika, before they pick on us”“Aye Skipper”As his Needleshttp://www.blogger.com/profile/11243274667834930867noreply@blogger.com0
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OSR Review & Commentary On Modern War: China Sea campaign by Paul Elliot From Zozer Games For the Modern War Rpg or Your Old School 2d6 rpg 's

Sun, 12/26/2021 - 06:35
 "War erupts across the South China Sea! Taiwan is being invaded by the People’s Liberation Army and Western navies struggle to contain the influence of a militaristic China in the South China Sea. Vietnam, a Western ally, is also invaded by China, and the Philippine Insurgency gets a boost from Chinese special force advisors. Face down modernized, well-trained PLA forces! China Sea War is a Needleshttp://www.blogger.com/profile/11243274667834930867noreply@blogger.com0
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