I was recently interviewed for an article in WIRED magazine regarding my thoughts on why there are so few women in wargaming, especially compared to similar hobbies such as board gaming and tabletop roleplaying. The article also goes into possible solutions to make the hobby more welcoming, not just for women, but for anyone who’s new to the hobby.
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Welcome to the professional portfolio and personal blog of Katrina Ostrander, a writer of fiction and games who works full-time in the tabletop games industry. Here you can find resources and advice on writing, roleplaying, and gamemastering, as well as updates on her latest publications.
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📚 reader (history/sff/romance) ✒️ writer (sff/romance) 🎲 roleplayer/gm (story games/d&d/l5r/cthulhu) ⚔️ wargamer (warmaster, 40k, gmt) opinions are my own.
🚨 Boil Water Advisory in the East Metro🚨
People living in parts of Maplewood & the northeast corner of St. Paul should boil their water before use now through at least Tuesday afternoon.
Find a map of the area & more info here: https://www.stpaul.gov/departments/saint-paul-regional-water-services https://www.twincities.com/2022/08/08/residents-near-st-paul-maplewood-border-encouraged-to-boil-their-water-through-tuesday-afternoon/
Gamers! @BundleHolding just launched two offers for the LEGACY post-apocalyptic TTRPG: https://bundleofholding.com/presents/Legacy2022 and https://bundleofholding.com/presents/2ndLegacy
Yokai? Oh My! https://philgamer.wordpress.com/2022/08/08/lets-study-adventures-in-rokugan-part-2-species-of-rokugan/
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Arkham Horror: Secrets in Scarlet Edited by Charlotte Llewelyn Wells.
Tour starts September 2022.
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