Actual Play: The Strings of Fate

Actual Play: The Strings of Fate

Category : Actual Play
Date : June 15, 2019
I first stumbled across The Strings of Fate by Takuma Okada while I was looking through the physical games section on itch.io. I had picked out a few games for Kai and I to play and we decided to start with this because it seemed...
Our Actual Play Adventures!

Our Actual Play Adventures!

Category : Actual Play
Date : May 29, 2019
Hi everyone, this is Elisha. This is my very first blog post on Role Over Play Dead. It has been a rather exciting set of past months as Kai Poh has been in game design mode, creating awesome RPGs on itch.io. A fire seemed to...
Mixed Up in a #SadMechJam

Mixed Up in a #SadMechJam

Date : April 27, 2019
The story of a game jam and the RPG designers it inspired – including Role Over Play Dead. gonna make a sad one player mech game called “here in your arms” and it’s about driving your lover’s gundam — John R. Harness (@cartweel) January 19,...
Ravnica Weekend Event: Through Krenko’s Way

Ravnica Weekend Event: Through Krenko’s Way

Date : March 9, 2019
On the weekend of 9th to 11th November, dungeon masters around the world (including in Malaysia) ran a special Dungeons & Dragons adventure, Krenko’s Way, at various game shops. This Ravnica Weekend event was intended to promote the first book combining D&D with the Magic:...
Who is Darren Tan?

Who is Darren Tan?

Date : December 25, 2018
I recently had the chance to speak with digital artist Darren Tan, a Malaysian creator who has made it big in the board game and RPG scene. His dynamic and dramatic artwork is seen around the world in games like Star Wars: X-Wing, Star Wars:...
How We Became Roleplayers

How We Became Roleplayers

Date : October 4, 2018
I recently had a chance to talk about the local RPG scene in an interview with CJ Leung for his YouTube channel, Don’t Stop Thinking. As I explained, Malaysian roleplayers are into a lot of RPGs: Dungeons & Dragons, Vampire: the Masquerade, Call of Cthulhu,...


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