Double Proficiency

Project Aphelion Solo Play #002: Career Magician

By Anna Urbanek Welcome back to my self-indulging project of changing Shadowrun into a strategy RPG, using the engine of our upcoming RPG, Project Aphelion. If you’ve missed it, in the previous post I went through some conversion… Read More

Project Aphelion Solo Play #001: Hacking the Cyberpunk

About a year ago, we played a campaign of Shadowrun. It was delightful, even if the rules did what they could to make it annoying. The campaign came to an end of season one and we’ve never picked… Read More

Shadowrun 4A Custom Spells from Tomorrow’s Notebook

When I made a character who wanted to be an arcane researcher, one thing was obvious: custom spells. However, Shadowrun is not D&D 5e or Pathfinder, and third-party content is neither supported nor really created, leaving the mages… Read More

Denver 2055: Fragging Spelunking

Nothing spells ‘professional shadowrunner’ like going for completely unrelated side quests just for the sake of hiking. And for money, obviously.

Denver 2055 #001: Your Friendly Neighborhood Shadowrunners

Denver is a weird city: split between six more or less hostile countries, it’s a hub for smugglers, black marketers, and shadowrunners. The Big Game is played there, earning Denver the name of City of Shadows.

Tomorrow’s looking bright!

Here’s a snippet of information about me: I love drawing. I’m no pro, and definitely nowhere to call myself an illustrator but I thoroughly enjoy the process. Here’s another: I haven’t drawn anything in ages! For many reasons;… Read More

SR2053: Out with a sizzle

Our vintage Shadowrun campaign has come to an end. I know, happens. Last we left off (at least here, on my blog), we were just getting ready for the big finale of Harlequin campaign – and we did… Read More

SR2053: Get Frosty

Escape rooms! Investigations! Cons! Reunions! Pure excellence! Welcome back to the session recaps from our Shadowrun campaign! We’re playing 5E, a bit house-ruled, as our campaign is set in 2053 (in Chicago, for better or worse), and some… Read More

SR2053: To Steal A Flower

Recon! Spirits! Mission Impossible! Indiana Jones! Death puppies! Chases! Certain doom! Welcome back to the session recaps from our Shadowrun campaign! We’re playing 5E, a bit house-ruled, as our campaign is set in 2053 (in Chicago, for better… Read More

SR2053: Totally Not Another ‘Heart of Darkness’ Trip

Here’s first of the proper session recaps from our Shadowrun campaign that I mentioned in the previous post. We’re playing 5E, a bit house-ruled, as our campaign is set in 2053 (in Chicago, for better or worse), and… Read More

A Tale of Two Campaigns: Shadowrunning in 2053

Chicago, 2053, March. A group of fresh-from-the-oven shadowrunners just tries to make a living. Chicago, 2053, October. Fought the dragons, sold 700 orcs to Dunkelzahn, pissed off Señor Oscuro, Chicago now under martial law, let’s just go to… Read More