Author’s Diary for August 14, 2020

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We’ve finished the Movement chapter in Covenant’s playtest rules! So now your character can move! Read the full chapter below the fold.

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Author’s Diary for August 7, 2020

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We’re still on Covenant’s playtest rules this week, and we started writing chapters out of whole instead of just editing them this week. Find out more below the fold.

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Author’s Diary for July 31, 2020

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Things are popping here! We’ve finished editing 110 pages out of 294 for Covenant’s playtest rules, and today we finished the first full chapter rewrite, the Healing chapter! Read it below the fold now.

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Author’s Diary for July 24, 2020

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We’ve gotten down to editing Covenant’s playtest rules in earnest this week. Click below the fold for more.

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Author’s Diary for July 17, 2020

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It’s late, so we’re going to keep this short. We finally started red-penning Covenant’s playtest rules today. We had to rewrite some pretty large sections and then type out some of our edits just so we could read them, so that slowed us down. Luckily, we have all weekend after the podcast (4 p.m. EDT, 1 p.m. PDT every Saturday) to make up lost ground.

It’s just good to stop the foreplay and get down to business editing the playtest rules.

Talk to you next week.

Author’s Diary for the Week of July 10, 2020

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This has been a productive week! We’re almost ready to start editing the Covenant playtest rules! Click through to find out more.

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Author’s Diary for the Week of July 3, 2020

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Well, finished the current draft of Covenant’s playtest rules that week. That means… the next step! Find out what that is, along with our writing process, below the fold.

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Rules Summary for Covenant

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We finished the current draft of the playtest rules yesterday! To celebrate, we’re going to post a updated summary of Covenant’s rules. You can also read and comment on the current version of the rules summary of Google Docs.

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Author’s Diary for the Week of June 19, 2020

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We finished the armor and gear creation rules for Covenant this week! Now all we have to do is write the gear features and flaws, then list all the character abilities, and then we can start the real work: the editing.

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Author’s Diary for the Week of June 12, 2020

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We’ve finished most of the armor creation rules for Covenant. We’d hoped finish them today, but this week was a bit crazy. All we need to do now is add the armor flaws, and we can move on to gear!

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