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Welcome New co-Head Gnome Angela Murray!

Please join us in welcoming a new addition to the management team here at Gnome Stew – our new co-Headgnome Angelay Murray! You know Angela from her many phenomenal articles on the site and as the de-facto host of the Gnomecast. Angela will now be joining John as co-Headgnome and will be...

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Play-by-Post for the Modern Era

Pretty much as soon as 1) the internet and 2) roleplaying games were both widely accessible things, people were playing roleplaying games on the internet. Even without the definition of a singular roleplaying game or ruleset, how many of us gamers today got our start in places like freeform forum...

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Becky Annison Interview – Bite Me!

I have a confession. I really, really like werewolves. Way back in time, I thought Vampire: the Masquerade was neat, but vampires weren’t really my thing. Then someone handed me a copy of the first edition of Werewolf: the Apocalypse (with the paper cover that had the claw marks cut out of...

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Gnome Stew on Twitch!

  Hey Gnome Stew Fans! We’ve got some exciting news for you. Gnome Stew is making some introductory forays into Twitch streaming and video content. We’re starting with a one shot game called Mortzengersturm, the Mad Manticore of the Prismatic Peak! The game will run live on...

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Gnome Stew Notables – Jabari Weathers

About Jabari in their own words: Jabari Weathers is an illustrator and game designer who currently resides in Baltimore, Maryland. They also are (apparently) under suspicion of being a goblin princet from beyond the veil. In order to keep up their glamor, they make art and narrative games for...

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Sharing And Shining The Spotlight

A few nights ago as I left my dinner spot, a lady behind me on a scooter handed me a rose and told me she just liked to brighten people’s days. She rode around with a bouquet of flowers all day and handed them to people. The rose is beautiful and it smells divine, but it doesn’t hold a candle to...

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Commitment and Scheduling

I’ve written about the agony and frustration of organizing a gaming group before, offering advice on how to coordinate schedules and expressing my frustration when the rest of the group isn’t on the same page. Recently, I was talking with a friend about this subject again and we were commiserating...

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