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G&S Weekly Wrap-Up -DIY Video Games, Vampire Powers, Takenoko & More

G&S Weekly Wrap-Up -DIY Video Games, Vampire Powers, Takenoko & More

Welcome to the Weekly Wrap-Up, where we highlight some of the articles and videos that have gone up over the past week that you might have missed!

Fan Gallery – Painting Vax

Photo: blyndone (Reddit)

Critters are getting their hands on Vax, in a good way, painting up the miniatures from Steamforged Games’ Kickstarter. G&S contributor Kelly Knox collected some of the final results and put together a fantastic gallery here.

Spellslingers Season 5 Premiere!


Day[9] is back at the table, and this week he was joined by YouTuber Joey Graceffa to tap lands and summon all sorts of havok on the table.

DIY Video Games


If you’ve ever wanted to design your own video game, Jessica Fisher put together a fantastic list of programs that make it easy for you to make your own game.

Tips for GMs: How to Jail Your Players’ Characters

Orcs and Prisoner by Cristopher Stevens

It’s only a matter of time until one of the players at your table decided rolling a criminally-inclined character would be fun. Rich Heinz helps you make sure that when your players break the law, you’re ready to make the most out of the session with these tips.

Star Wars Board Games: Make Pew-Pew and Lightsaber Noises At The Table


Ruel Gaviola compiled a list of fantastic Star Wars games to take you to a galaxy far, far away next gaming night.

Takenoko Hits Becca’s Gaming Table


This week, Becca showed us how to play Takenoko, and was joined by fantastic guests to play this game featuring adorable pandas in a race for bamboo!

Gifts of Blood: A Rundown of the Powers in VAMPIRE: THE MASQUERADE


If you want to get into the nitty-gritty of the mechanics of our new RPG show, set in Vampire: The Masquerade’s World of Darkness, Jim Moreno put together a fantastic rundown of what the powers of the characters of L.A. By Night have at their disposal.

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Image Credits: Steamforged Games, blyndone (Reddit), Tyranobuilder, Orcs and Prisoner by Christopher Stevens, Chains of Blackmaw in Dragon #135, art by Chris Stevens and Omar Dogan, Ruel Gaviola, 

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