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I’m sitting in a medical clinic right now, waiting on a procedure and unable to VPN into work so I can, well, work. So let’s think about words—specially, the word “procedure.” I was the developer for the pre-Mage: the Ascension 20th books on the Technocracy, and I felt like I really understood them. To be fair, I did—and
If like me, you’re a Mage: the Ascension fan who likes playing with more Technocratic ideas and modes of play over Traditional ones, you see that technomagic is basically a hack to the original magic system that is mostly complete, but not entirely. One of the places it’s lacking is in explaining what a Vulgar
For the next in cut content from Convention Book: Void Engineers, a little snippet that was painful to cut: the first part of the relationships with the world section — The Masses and Extraordinary Citizens. Again, this isn’t edited text. The Masses For all your rockstars and hot shots out there, check your attitude when it
The following is a sidebar that was going to be in chapter 2 of Convention Book: Void Engineers, but was cut for space — one of the many cuts that were made to bring the book from nearly 60K words to somewhere around 52K. This was written by the awesome Jeremy Tidwell, who wrote the
Many of the people who are interested in Convention Book: Void Engineers have already heard at this point, since it came out on Friday and I had already set up my blog post for that day hours before it was launched. If you haven’t heard about it, here’s some stuff that might interest you: The
Friends, do I have a hell of a deal for you. Convention Book: Syndicate is live! This book was hard to do — far harder than Progenitors — because the mandate of the line is counter to the way the Convention’s portrayed. They’re villains, ranging from Mr. Potter from It’s a Wonderful Life to mafioso types.