Tag Archive | story arcs

Lessons from the Aether: SG-1 and the Beauty of Consistency


Tweet of the Day: Using real history as plot. Not as easy as it sounds? ——– Stargate SG:1 started as a television spinoff of the Franco-American movie of the same name. It ran from 1997 to 2007. Much longer than any of the Star Trek incarnations, either version of BSG plus it had at least […]

Lessons from the Aether: Sandbox Games and Populating Your Worlds


Tweet of the Day: Gettin’ Nerdy With It: RPGs ——– The lowly spear carrier. It is a staple of story telling from time immemorial. Somebody must deliver the news that the king is dead or simply stand around while the heroes do the hero thing. In movies  they are the extras in crowd scenes which […]