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OSR Guide For The Perplexed - A Questionnaire!

It's Friday and I've had a long and hard week at work. About halfway through a hastily constructed Manhattan, I thought, "What better time to write a poorly conceived post on my blog!" Having just joined MeWe as part of the crazy Google+ Exodus, I was clicking around and saw some replies to this post. Below is my sad little attempt.

1. One article or blog entry that exemplifies the best of the Old School Renaissance for me:
Quick Primer for Old School Gaming (not an original answer but it sums a lot of stuff up for me)

2. My favorite piece of OSR wisdom/advice/snark:
From Moldvay Basic "While it is not possible to cover everything that might happen in a game, the ideas here give a solid framework to build on." Just enough rules to get you going. That's my jam.

3. Best OSR module/supplement:
Sailors on the Starless Sea

4. My favorite house rule (by someone else):
I really love Shields Shall Be Splintered

5. How I found out about the OSR:
James Wall's videos …