The topic for the 26 January 2012 chat was Character Generation (now also a popular blog!). Wondering what RPGchat is? Allow us to explain. Interested in participating? Join us next week on twitter. Just look for the #rpgchat hashtag, and share your thoughts when you’re ready!
Tweets of Note
I don’t consider rolling of stats, etc, to be character creation. I consider you telling me about your PC the character creation.
If I’m rolling my stats I always fit my character to my roll not try and shoehorn
Rerolling bad stats can be a problem; you’re effectively changing the score distribution, & that undercuts design assumptions
The old Marvel Super Hero game was wild when you want random. Fire blast, water breathing, wings, and microscopic vision. Play that
Before I begin any game, I establish my ground-rules for the party. This usually includes party unification and expected actions
You can find the full archive in spreadsheet form, here.