Tag: Arion Games

January 1, 2015

In Review: 2014

Disappointment would be the word that best sums up 2014. I can’t pretend that I managed to achieve anything this year under the Just Crunch banner, other than sell some physical product at conventions and electronic versions through the Arion Games store on RPGNow. Despite my good intentions, I have not extended the Consult Appendix Z line of random table products, despite having plenty of […]

October 20, 2014

Return to the Sea

Seawater froths and bubbles, the surface bucking and splashing. Suddenly, a bright red disk of mottled and knotted carapace emerges, scuttling legs carrying the giant creature at incredible speed. Two Giant Crabs, streaming salt water and seaweed, great pincers snipping and snapping aggressively, loom over a gathering of fishermen busy securing their boats. As the fishermen back off, seeking to fend off harm with poles […]

April 20, 2013

UK Games Expo – T Minus 34 days

While I have more than a month to get myself ready for my three day attendance at UK Games Expo in Birmingham, it doesn’t feel like long at all. On top of running 5 games, I also have various bits of Just Crunch Games material to prepare – including physical copies of The Blessing of St Agnes, Interstellar Travel Events, and Another Bug Hunt. You […]

February 12, 2013

Ahead and Below

Current projects in progress: An almost modern day investigative/mystery adventure called ‘The Mobius Clause‘ sees the players taking on the roles of characters attending a key political event and attempting to avert the premature and sudden collapse of the world state into the Cold War. A setting and adventure for historical (or fantasy) games set during the time of the Avignon Papacy – or, in […]

January 2, 2013

Project First-Quarter

In an attempt to generate some output, I’m trying to define a plan. I work better with deadlines. If I say that I’ll do something, but lack a drop dead date, I have a tendency to keep at it endlessly. Given a chance, I will edit and re-edit my work until it falls apart, like picking at the loose strings on a well worn jumper. […]

July 17, 2012

Welcome to the Crunch

Just Crunch Games is a small UK-based role playing game outfit set up by Paul Baldowski. Having spent the last 30 years playing role playing games, the last 20 writing about them, and the last 10 writing for them – I have decided it might well be about time to occasionally write a new supplement or book on my own terms.