[Runequest] Runequest Digest, Vol 52, Issue 17

Andrew bgecko at bigpond.com
Mon Jan 28 12:46:13 EST 2013


>
> On 27 Jan 2013, at 23:56, Stephen Posey wrote:
>
>> Wow our RPG histories sound remarkably similar: I also started with White 
>> Box D&D back in '77. Wandered around among AD&D,
>
> Never played AD&D - we did try D&D 3E, but only lasted about six weeks 
> before we decided we loathed it.
>
>> Original Traveller,
>
> Great game.  Loved that one, back in the day - it was probably the second 
> RPG I ever played, after D&D.
>
>> EPT
>
> One of the lads owned EPT, but we never got around to playing.
>
>> , miscellaneous FGU systems
>
> Ah, we spent a fair bit of time as post-grads playing Bushido...  At the 
> time we were pretty hard-core - playing either MERP or RQ at least one 
> evening a week (two evenings more often than not), and playing Bushido on 
> Sunday afternoons/evenings.  I loved Bushido, as did the guy who GMed it - 
> we were both quite interested in Japanese culture.  The rest of the group 
> enjoyed it, but it wasn't a favourite with them.
>
>> So what part of the globe do you hail from?
>
> I've lived in Lancaster, UK, since 1980, having moved here from Carlisle 
> on becoming a student.
>
> Cheers,
> Phil
>
Ah yes Bushido. I remember playing around with that game, as well as 
Daredevils, Chivalry and Sorcery and Empire of the Petal Throne. Always came 
back to RQ however.

Those were the halcyon days. *wipes a nostalgic tear from my cheek*

Andrew 




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