Tag: Middle Earth Role Playing

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Why Has My Favourite Game Stayed with Me? – RPGaDay 2022

The question is: Why Has My Favourite Game Stayed with Me? Aside from the theoretical (minimal) value of this out-of-print game, I find the Middle-Earth Role Playing game fascinating. The Rolemaster system, even simplified, was not the best fit for this license, but there’s something fascinating about the way each supplement contained so much potential.…
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August 19, 2022 0

When Did I Start GMing – RPGaDay 2022

The question is: When did I start Gamemastering? 1985. The Middle Earth Role Playing game was released as a boxed set by Games Workshop with a stunning cover by Chris Achilleos. It was a repackaged set of the US original with a core rule book, maps, cut-out-and-fold minifigs, a book of tables and mini-maps for…
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August 10, 2022 0

My First Introduction – RPGaDay 2022

The question is: Where were you first introduced to RPGs? At school, at the age of 12. I had taken the wise decision, after the first year of comprehensive, to join the brass band. It meant a certain commitment, but the key was access to the music room at break times. No longer did I…
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August 3, 2022 0