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Response on DNDBeyond January 13, 2023

Jan 13, 2023 by [ "James R. Miller" ]
rpgs Tags: ogl

Well, we got a response, on a Friday. It’s kind of underwhelming, and I suspect contains some statements that simply aren’t true. The portion about “always” intending to get feedback on the OGL doesn’t ring true considering the allegations that the OGL 1.1 was presented to various third parties along with a written contract to approve the OGL 1.1. Read on for more…

This OGL debacle is awful

Jan 09, 2023 by [ "James R. Miller" ]
rpgs Tags: ogl

I feel like I needed to write a post about this whole OGL kerfluffle going on. First, while I’m a licensed lawyer in Texas and Michigan, I am not an intellectual property lawyer. I know some large concepts but I do not have the experience on the edges and nuances of it, so everything I write in here could be wrong. Also, everything stated in here regarding the actions of Wizards of the Coast (“WOTC”) / Hasbro should be interpreted as if there were an “allegedly” appended in front of it. Whether I use or don’t use “allegedly” or a variation thereof below, just assume in intended allegedly.

Pathfinder 2E Rules Primer

Feb 22, 2022 by [ "James R. Miller" ]
rpgs Tags: pf2 primer rules

This post is intended as a quick primer on Pathfinder 2E; it is by no means an exhaustive list nor a substitute for reading the actual rules; but, it discusses many of the main differences with other TTRPG systems.

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