The Feuding Goldmine Boomtown Choirs & Annual State of the Blog

The adjoining towns of Ballarat and Sebastopol in Victoria, southeast Australia, were gold rush boomtowns in the second half of the 19th century. They were home to a thriving Welsh immigrant community and a number of Welsh cultural institutions. Among these were two mens’ choruses: the Gomer Choir and the Cambrian Vocal Union. These choruses, […]

Shanty Hunters nominated for two Indie Groundbreaker Awards!

Shanty Hunters, my tabletop RPG about collecting magical sea shanties in the year 1880, just got nominated for two more cool awards! The Indie Game Developer Network (IGDN) runs the annual Indie Groundbreaker Awards, and Shanty Hunters was nominated for Most Innovative and Game of the Year. Which of the nominees won will be announced […]

Shanty Hunters just won a 2022 ENNIE award!

Shanty Hunters, my tabletop RPG about collecting magical sea shanties in the year 1880, just won a really cool award! The ENNIE Awards are the highest-profile awards in the tabletop RPG space. The ENNIEs have five judges (who change every year), and they decide nominations for categories like ‘Best Adventure’ or ‘Best Game’. A week […]

Welcome to the new Molten Sulfur Blog!

I’m super excited to unveil two new pieces of functionality here on the Molten Sulfur Blog! The first is that the back catalog is now vastly more searchable. There’s a search bar on every page: in the sidebar on desktop and at the bottom of the page on mobile. On the results page, you can […]

The Jicarilla Escape and Blog News!

In 1883, the Jicarilla Apache nation was forcibly moved from land they’d been promised as their reservation to the reservation of a sister nation, that of the Mescalero Apaches. Neither group was happy with this state of affairs. Three years later, the Jicarilla Apaches snuck out of the Mescalero reservation in a blinding blizzard to […]

Liberating the Edward A. Horton and Blog News!

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A Play During Travel and Blog News

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Crop Marks, Dungeons, & An Announcement!

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The Marquis de St. Jacques and 1-Year Anniversary

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