Project Aphelion Solo Play #025: Meanwhile, the Villain

The Villain gets his turn! Oh, what a delightful turn he took. Come and see how Aphelion’s mechanics procedurally steer the opposition in solo play. It’s a doozy. We also buy real estate, because roleplaying is all about… Read More

Project Aphelion Solo Play #024: The Writing on the Wall

Time to get back to the main story! This time, we’re quickly rolling into the new month, checking what’s new in the world, and starting our offensive against the blood mage. Gotta get Chloe’s girlfriend back, after all!

Project Aphelion Solo Play #023: The Gig Economy

We’re jumping straight into the next Scenario, hoping to catch some more cash and clean out the plate before we move to the next month and the main plot. As a freebie, some more of Tomorrow’s I really… Read More

Project Aphelion Solo Play #022: Freelancer’s Life

We’re going on a side quest! The time has come for Tomorrow to start preparing for her life after the whole Chloe business, even if it’s very, very far away from her current interests. We also get to… Read More

Project Aphelion Solo Play #021: We Require More Minerals

It’s time to start the offensive! We have a lot of cash getting dusty on the bank account, and I look forward to spending it before some other Faction decides I have a nice trove of cash and… Read More

Project Aphelion Solo Play #020: One Step Forward…

After the absolutely self-indulgent episode 19.5, which was completely unnecessary for everybody but myself, it’s high time to get back to the playtest. We have projects to pick up, scenarios to plan, contacts to contact – and, I… Read More

Project Aphelion Solo Play #019.5: Together, At Last

This is not an episode of the playtest. It’s two people talking. But it’s been two years since I created a PC with a single backstory hook of finding her missing sister, and this meeting was imagined a… Read More

Project Aphelion Solo Play #019: The Best Kind of Defense

Remember when the Scenario Consequences have told me that ALOHA is about to blow up Cutters’ operations in Hawai’i? Let’s deal with this, because Tomorrow is not going to so easily resign from her most convenient way of… Read More

Project Aphelion Solo Play #018: A Familiar Face

Hoi! Welcome to another episode of… Yeah, never mind all that. Do you remember what happened in the last episode? Do you?  Do you?!I need to resolve this thing. Right now. Yes, for me it’s the same day…. Read More

Project Aphelion Solo Play #017: The Shallow Waters

Welcome to Project Aphelion‘s solo playtest, in which I have an exorbitant amount of fun stretching, twisting, and adjusting the mechanics (they still hold) – and making my PC miserable (she also holds quite well). In this episode,… Read More

Project Aphelion Solo Play #016: Take a Break

Life hasn’t been particularly fun for Tomorrow lately – it’s high time to take a break and zoom out, think strategically, plan alliances, and see what’s new in the world as we move to another month! Project Aphelion… Read More

Project Aphelion Solo Play #015: Blood for the Bloodhound

Hi there! Happy Yule! I have a bunch of not-at-all-holiday-connected things in this episode. You get a good look at the idea of balancing and quid-pro-quo in Project Aphelion rules, there’s blood spilled, and important things happening in… Read More