Author Archive: Trey Causey
Strange Stars Fate: An Interview with John Till
1. What appeals to you most about the Fate system? I love the Fate system because it is extremely light (just one roll to rule them all) and has wordplay-based mechanics – the aspects. Both of those things play to…
Strange Stars Fate Released
The wait is over–at least for Fate fans. The Strange Stars Fate Rulebook written by John Till and featuring art by David Lewis Johnson, Adam Moore and Reno Maniquis with layout and design by Lester B. Portly is available now…
A Hydra Halloween!
There’s a sale going on right now. Five days for savings over at drivethrurpg and rpgnow! No trick. Just treats.
Strange Stars Setting Assumptions
There are a set of underlying premises to the Strange Stars setting which might affect the play of the game. My assumptions don’t have hold true in your version of Strange Stars, but it is probably helpful to consider how…
The Future of the Past
In Strange Stars, I mentioned how I saw the stylings of this particular future as harkening back to the science fiction of previous decades. I imagine spaceships like in seventies films, seventies and eighties book covers and comics books, particularly…
A Glimpse of the Misty Isles of the Eld
After four months of struggle, the Misty Isles of Eld draft manuscript is done, done, done. The tough editing and revision cycle begins (both Dunes and Marlinko went through 7-8 editing iterations over roughly two month periods). Below is an…