Tag Archives: Traveller

Kilgore’s B/X

Due to popular demand, Kilgore is launching a new D&D game. Since I’ve come to the realization that the 1981 Basic/Expert version is possibly the best single version of the game ever published, that is the ruleset we’ll be using. … Continue reading

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Preparing to do a little Travelling

Kilgore has not been doing much gaming lately. But the on-again, off-again B/X D&D game has been requested a number of times and hopefully will see a new session soon. Even more surprising, a new Classic Traveller campaign is being … Continue reading

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The box that started it all for me

Possibly the best birthday gift I ever received. Definitely one of the most influential.

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623 Worlds

I’ve been working on a sector generator for Traveller using Microsoft Excel. I think I’ve got it worked out. This is just the dice rolling, not the mapping. I’ll do that using Hexographer and a modified form of the system … Continue reading

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These aren’t the droids I’m looking for…

So, though my gaming has been pretty sparse of late, I’ve been on a bit of a Traveller kick. (Books 1-3, no Third Imperium, thankyouverymuch) Traveller was, actually, the first RPG I every owned, played, or spent money on. And … Continue reading

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Star Merchant

This post over at Dungeons & Digressions reminded me that I wanted to look into an old text computer game I used to play quite a bit called Star Merchant. The BASIC program was available in a 1981 issue of … Continue reading

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Book 5: High Guard

Here is another artifact from Kilgore’s past: Book 5: High Guard I’ve been thinking about it, and I do believe that this is the first RPG item I ever spent money on. It was purchased from Don’s Hobby in Mankato, … Continue reading

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Classic Traveller

Though I’ve been pretty much absorbed in Labyrinth Lord and Swords & Wizardry of late, I do intend to eventually make a grand return to classic Traveller, as well. I got my RPG career started with the game, and I’ve … Continue reading

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