Player Technology Part 3 – Dice Rollers

A decision needed to be made here, and I had a lot of trouble with it.  Comparing disparate dice rollers (a Fudge Dice roller for FATE core vs. a D20 set for Pathfinder) would have very little actual value for the community – but picking a single system to test dice for was nerve wracking.  So, at the end of the day I decided to pick the system less traveled – the one that’s newer (to us, at least) and seemed to be the most different;  FATE Core.

Looking around online, Fudge dice ranged pretty wildly in price.  Drip Dry was kind enough to buy a GM dice set and shares them with the team every week – and for most of the sets that I would want to purchase as an upgrade, the cost was around $10 for a set of 4.  But could a software dice roller really replace that?

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DFRPG : Beginning Characters

In the DFRPG series, we’re going to follow a group of new players – The Bad Batch – as they explore a completely new system and world.  We are working through the Fate-driven Dresden Files Role Playing Game.  This was especially exciting for me as I have read every Dresden Files book and consider the series to be a favorite of mine.

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