Posts Tagged ‘lady blackbird’

Ghost Lines

by Charlie Etheridge-Nunnon March 7, 2017
Previously I’ve reviewed Lady Blackbird by John Harper. It was a kind of skypunk riff on Star Wars style narratives with players on the run from an evil empire. It had spaceships, vague magical powers and sky whales. Okay, Star Wars didn’t have sky whales, but it should have. I’m off track, which is bad […]

Grant Howitt Day!

by Charlie Etheridge-Nunnon February 23, 2016
Grant Howitt Day! By Charlie Etheridge-Nunn Games by Grant Howitt   Who is this man? Why are all these people wearing hats? Who took all my clothes? All of these questions are answered by the name Grant Howitt. He’s a game designer who is the first I’ve decided to run a games day dedicated to […]

Lady Blackbird

by Charlie Etheridge-Nunnon September 4, 2015
A swashbuckling game of sky pirates in the Blue Yonder, for 3-5 players and a narrator. By John Harper.   The setup for Lady Blackbird is simple. This is from the first page of the book:   LADY BLACKBIRD is on the run from an arranged marriage to Count Carlowe. She hired a smuggler skyship, […]