Crit or Miss: Episode 2 – Beast: The Primordial

By | February 9th, 2017|Crit or Miss, Roleplaying Games, Tanner's Posts|

On this episode of Crit or Miss, Tanner discusses the latest game from the Chronicle of Darkness line; Beast the Primordial. Will Tanner rolle a crit or will this game come up as a Nat-1? You will just have to watch to find out!

Crit or Miss: Episode 1 – Wetsuit

By | February 3rd, 2017|Crit or Miss, Roleplaying Games, Tanner's Posts|

A new web series springs to life as I embark into the exotic land of pen and paper roleplaying games. There are thousands of roleplaying games out there and I plan to tackle just about all of them in this new YouTube series, Crit or Miss. On the first episode, I am talking about a [...]

Critical Role Recap: Episode 81 – “What Lies Beneath the Surface”

By | January 17th, 2017|Critical Role Recap, Fiona's Posts, Roleplaying Games|

SPOILERS for Critical Role Episode 81 (obviously).  Go check out the full episode at GeekandSundry.com! My recap of Episode 80 can be found here. Vox Machina loots Thordak's lair and returns to Whitestone. Previously on Critical Role Vox Machina and friends, after defeating Thordak, followed Raishan further into Thordak's lair. There, they engaged in battle with [...]

Critical Role Recap: Episode 80 – “Raishan”

By | January 12th, 2017|Critical Role Recap, Fiona's Posts, Roleplaying Games|

SPOILERS for Critical Role Episode 80 (obviously).  Go check out the full episode at GeekandSundry.com! My recap of Episode 79 can be found here. Vox Machina fights Raishan, The Diseased Deceiver. Previously on Critical Role Vox Machina and friends engaged in a battle with Thordak, the Cinder King. Vex shattered the gem in his chest, [...]

Derailed Favorites – September 2016

By | October 11th, 2016|Comics, Fiona's Posts, Nick's Posts, Pop Culture, Roleplaying Games, Tanner's Posts, Tom's Posts|

It's no secret that Project: Derailed is run by a bunch of nerds. Every month, we find cool stuff to watch, read, play, and/or generally obsess over, and, unfortunately, for one reason or another, these things don't always make it into our posts. So, inspired by beauty bloggers, we decided to start doing "favorites" posts [...]

Gencon Derailed – Days 3 and 4

By | August 9th, 2016|Convention, Fiona's Posts, Gencon, Nick's Posts, Pop Culture, Roleplaying Games, Tom's Posts|

Click here for our Gencon story stream Tom: My last two days at Gencon were a blast. On Saturday morning, I played a system that's currently on Kickstarter called Pythos. My experience with it was pretty limited, but it has a very cool combat system based on rounds where everything happens simultaneously. Each player chooses [...]

Gencon Derailed – Day 1

By | August 5th, 2016|Convention, Fiona's Posts, Gencon, News, Nick's Posts, Pop Culture, Roleplaying Games, Tom's Posts|

Click here for our Gencon story stream Tom: Day 1 was pretty relaxed for me. I didn't have any events planned other than catching Suicide Squad at 7:00, so I was free to wander around and check out whatever I wanted. I bought a mug-scoop of random Chessex dice to add to my grab-bag collection. [...]

NTSOE: Project Derailed’s Worst Tabletop RPG Experiences

By | July 7th, 2016|Nerdiest Talk Show on Earth, Roleplaying Games, Tanner's Posts|

On this episode of NTSOE, the Project Derailed crew discuss some of the worst experiences they ever had while playing tabletop RPGs. They talk about a wide variety of painful moments that include player error, dungeon master error, and error attributed to gameplay mechanics. https://soundcloud.com/ntsoe/episode-22-the-worst-tabletop-rpg-experiences Image Source: Wizards of the Coast

Roll For Initiative: Overwatch – Part 1

By | July 1st, 2016|Game Mastering, Nick's Posts, Roleplaying Games, Roll For Initiative|

Hey everyone! Welcome to my new blog series, Roll For Initiative! Here I plan on grabbing all sorts of characters, creatures, items, or whatever from various pop culture source and, for shits and giggles, generating stats for them for the Fifth Edition of Dungeons & Dragons! Its no secret that us here at Derailed are [...]

Classic World of Darkness Games Ranked from Worst to Best

By | June 13th, 2016|Lists, Roleplaying Games, Tanner's Posts|

After my recent post about the soon release of Changeling the Dreaming's 20 year anniversary, I thought to myself, "Self, why not write a post about all of the Classic World of Darkness games?" So that is what I set out to do. The great thing about the World of Darkness franchise is twofold: First, [...]