A horror and drama game by Paul Czege, published by his company Halfmeme Press in 2003.
We played a full game of My Life with Master at Spelens Hus for two sessions, across the end of last September and the beginning of October. The first two videos for session 1 show the preparation, excepting the nuts and bolts of making the characters. Given a very brief “stereotypical Balkan mountains, decayed nobility […]
Tonight was session 0 of our first ever game of Paul Czege’s My Life With Master. First we developed the Master who remains as yet unnamed (but not untitled – he is ‘the Dramaturge’). He is a monstrous playwright who thinks himself a master of the art, but who is actually a venal physical beast unable […]
… then maybe the corruption isn’t so bad! Because there’s no other way to fight; in this game, Aslan isn’t coming, there’s no cool tattooed bunch of rebels to locate, there’s no haven to escape to. You have to join the evil. Rise in it. Grow powerful. And not give in. It’s those Hijos del […]
… Has This Been Goin’ On? Alternative equally music-meming title: My Only Friend, the End. Or, wait, how about, Stop! In the Name of What? This is about how long we play, in real time. It can refer to the length of a session, how many sessions relative to a given fictional situation, how long […]
The topic is group preparation, when you spend some time together creating and customizing the setting and situation. Whether it’s a pitch, a series of rules steps,a suggestion-and-approval process, or anything like that – we hit it from a lot of angles and a lot of examples. Joining me are Ray, Herman, Ángel, Santiago, and […]