First, a quick apology for not having updated lately. As life would have it, shortly after I started this site, I got a promotion at work that completely transformed my daily work life. Needless to say, I wasn’t in a position to give this site the time and love required. It isn’t forgotten though and I intend to keep it here until the timing is right to rev it up again.
But I’m also excited to tell all of you that after my experience with interviewing the NDN Players, I had sort of an epiphany. After seeing a preview for the video game Greedfall, I wanted to create a “What If” world that explored the idea of Native Americans who never met Europeans, never suffered under colonization. And not set in the 1400s or even now, but in the future. I tossed around the idea of a board game and a card game (both of which are still on the back burner), but decided to instead focus on my first true love in gaming – roleplaying games. RPGs are the best way to create the world that I have in my head and the best way for players to experience this rich expansive idea. (more…)Article || Tags: games, indigenous, Native, native american, Role Playing, RPG