How Tos

Designing our new logo

Hooray, NerdVerse has a new logo! It may look simple, but it took two months for this design to come together. To celebrate, I wanted to share some of what went into creating it, including some pictures of the work...

Gather Your Party

When it comes to regularly playing TTRPGs, one of the biggest hurdles is getting enough people together to make it worthwhile. At least, that’s what I always thought – until I realised that you can make it much easier on yourself...

Learning a new TTRPG system

Choosing the system for your group is only the beginning of your adventures as a GM. Once you’ve chosen one or more systems to try, you need to figure out how each system works. This post suggests some tricks for...

Starting a new obsession

I love learning how to do things. It’s pretty much my favourite thing in the world. It’s also one reason why my list of obsessions keeps growing. Whenever you learn something new, you find all this other stuff you want...

Finding Your Players

AKA Gather Your Party, Part 2 Finding players for your TTRPG group can be its own adventure – one beset by perils, obstacles, and setbacks, with many opportunities to abandon hope along the way. Fortunately, you can always ask your...

A few practical considerations

This week’s blog was going to be about preparing to run a module at a convention, but then the most marvellous thing happened. Someone asked me for advice about running a module – specifically Death House, which I’ve run several...