Category Archives: Role Playing Games

Laserburn Memories

I’ve been wanting to revisit one of my favourite old-school gaming rules from back in the day, Laserburn. I’ve kept the rules safely tucked away along with my Tunnels and Trolls dungeons, for years. So in the interest of trying … Continue reading

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Alegis Downport 2017 in Review

It’s 2017 and it’s time for the inevitable review of the year. To be honest, I was expecting the usual email from WordPress.com with a breakdown of my stats, but it never arrived. Looking at other websites I subscribe to, … Continue reading

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Five Years of Alegis Downport

Alegis Downport is five today – happy birthday to this blog! I can’t believe that five years have passed since the first blog post on this day back in 2011. A huge amount has changed in those brief five years, … Continue reading

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Painted Traveller Miniatures Revisited

Following on from my Ships Crew article not so long ago, I managed to dig out a box containing a number of Traveller miniatures from the various boxed sets that were available. In addition, there are a few that were … Continue reading

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My FourRPGs – Part Three

In this final part of reflecting back at the RPG systems I’ve tried over the years, I’m going to look at the four RPGs that never really made it for me, for the various reasons explained below. The Palladium RPG … Continue reading

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My FourRPGs – Part Two

In this part of my ‘FourRPGs’, I’m looking at the four systems that didn’t quite make it into the top grade for me for whatever reason but were still significant in some form or another. Advanced Dungeons and Dragons (AD&D) … Continue reading

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My FourRPGs – Part One

Just before Christmas there was a twitter hashtag doing the rounds where people would post the four most influential RPGs that they have or continue to play. This gave me a bit of inspiration to extend the idea into three … Continue reading

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