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Jonstown Jottings #1: Tales of the Sun County Militia: Sandheart Volume 1—A review of Jon Webb’s scenario for RuneQuest: Roleplaying in Glorantha published by Chaosium, Inc.

http://rlyehreviews.blogspot.com/2019/11/jonstown-jottings-1-tales-of-sun-county_29.html

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Jonstown Jottings #2: The Throat of Winter: Terror in the Depths—A review of Austin Conrad’s scenario for RuneQuest: Roleplaying in Glorantha published by Chaosium, Inc.

http://rlyehreviews.blogspot.com/2019/11/jonstown-jottings-2-throat-of-winter.html

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Jonstown Jottings #3: This Fertile Ground—A review of Michael Paul O'Sullivan’s scenario for RuneQuest: Roleplaying in Glorantha published by Chaosium, Inc.

http://rlyehreviews.blogspot.com/2019/12/jonstown-jottings-3-this-fertile-ground.html

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Thank you for doing these!

I'm particularly appreciating your "Yes/No/Maybe" elements at the end.

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7 hours ago, pookie said:

Jonstown Jottings #3: This Fertile Ground—A review of Michael Paul O'Sullivan’s scenario for RuneQuest: Roleplaying in Glorantha published by Chaosium, Inc.

http://rlyehreviews.blogspot.com/2019/12/jonstown-jottings-3-this-fertile-ground.html

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Solid review, many thanks

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2 hours ago, g33k said:

Thank you for doing these!

I'm particularly appreciating your "Yes/No/Maybe" elements at the end.

That is okay. Glad to review these and the 'Yes/No/Maybe' summation is a nice change of format and a bit punchier in style.

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17 minutes ago, pookie said:

Glad to review these and the 'Yes/No/Maybe' summation is a nice change of format and a bit punchier in style.

I not only like those summaries, I also like the broken down content in smaller sections. In the past, my #1 criticism of your (otherwise very good) articles was that it was often a big uniform block of text without any separate sections or structure. Often there would be some implied structure (like a few paragraphs on the physical aspect of a book) but it was indistinguishable from the rest at first glance. Thanks again!

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31 minutes ago, lordabdul said:

I not only like those summaries, I also like the broken down content in smaller sections. In the past, my #1 criticism of your (otherwise very good) articles was that it was often a big uniform block of text without any separate sections or structure. Often there would be some implied structure (like a few paragraphs on the physical aspect of a book) but it was indistinguishable from the rest at first glance. Thanks again!

I will bear that it mind. I do have a structure to my reviews and yes, my paragraphs can be lengthy. That though often comes from longer books.

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Thanks for the review, Pookie.

It is quite a scary prospect to put one’s material in front of an audience, especially one as well-versed as the Runequest community.  As the author of Tales of the Sun County Militia: Sandheart Volume 1 your review will help me in shaping Volume 2, which is on its way. I also wanted to congratulate all the other authors for being brave and showcasing their excellent work. I hope others follow suit.

Best wishes

Jon

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1 minute ago, Incendiary Pig said:

It is quite a scary prospect to put one’s material in front of an audience, especially one as well-versed as the Runequest community.  As the author of Tales of the Sun County Militia: Sandheart Volume 1 your review will help me in shaping Volume 2, which is on its way. I also wanted to congratulate all the other authors for being brave and showcasing their excellent work. I hope others follow suit.

 

 

Very true, and welcome , those first posts can be as hard as yer first publication, so thanks for sharing....

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Jonstown Jottings #4: Yossarian’s Duck Bandits!—A review of Ernesto María Orellana and Xavier Llobet’s scenario for RuneQuest: Roleplaying in Glorantha published by Chaosium, Inc.

http://rlyehreviews.blogspot.com/2019/12/jonstown-jottings-4-yossarians-duck.html

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46 minutes ago, pookie said:

Jonstown Jottings #4: Yossarian’s Duck Bandits!—A review of Ernesto María Orellana and Xavier Llobet’s scenario for RuneQuest: Roleplaying in Glorantha published by Chaosium, Inc.

 

Hey pookie, nice review. Glad you like it.I thought it a good rippin’ yarn, myself.

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