Author’s Diary: Update for the Week of May 29, 2020

(Don’t forget to contribute to our Patreon campaign or join us on the Radio Free Covenant Discord server! You can also listen to the latest episode of the Radio Free Covenant podcast!) Featured image courtesy of NASA/JPL-Caltech. We’ve gotten a lot done this week! The bids are finally done, and we’re working on the rules for designing weapons! See what we’ve written […]

Author’s Diary: Update for the Week of May 8, 2020

(Contribute to our Patreon campaign for updates every weekday or join us on the Radio Free Covenant Discord server! You can also listen to the latest episode of the Radio Free Covenant podcast!) We’ve had another busy week, with three whole bids done. Find out what we wrote below the fold.

Author’s Diary: Update for the Week of April 24, 2020

(Don’t forget to contribute to our Patreon campaign or join us on the Radio Free Covenant Discord server! You can also listen to the latest episode of the Radio Free Covenant podcast!) I’ve gotten more done this week, and the playtest rules are still ahead of schedule. I’m happy with some, not so much with […]

Author’s Diary: Update for the Week of April 17, 2020

(Don’t forget to join us on the Radio Free Covenant Discord server or listen to the latest episode of the Radio Free Covenant podcast!) Our output has increased since the introduction of Covenant’s Patreon campaign. Deadlines have a tendency to do that. We’re happy to say that we’re ahead of schedule on completing the game’s playtest rules. Find out more below […]

Today’s Question for April 16, 2020

(Don’t forget to join us on the Radio Free Covenant Discord server or listen to the latest episode of the Radio Free Covenant podcast!) Question for GMs and Players: Do you prefer roleplaying or minmaxing builds? Is one “good” and the other “bad”? Are these two things mutually exclusive? Let us know in the comments!

Today’s Question for April 13, 2020

We’re launching a Patreon campaign for Covenant. That means putting the game on a deadline, and that means focusing on writing the playtest rules. So, instead of giving you daily updates on our progress, we’re going to switch to weekly updates on Fridays. For the rest of the week, we’re going to ask you about […]

Author’s Diary for March 8, 2020: Bids Appendix (Enhancing Items)

(Don’t forget to join us on the Radio Free Covenant Discord server or listen to the latest episode of the Radio Free Covenant podcast!) We’re wrapping up Covenant’s Crafting bid today! Enhance that sweet piece of gear that you learned how to build yesterday! More below the fold.

Author’s Diary for April 6, 2020: Bids Appendix (Building Items)

(Don’t forget to join us on the Radio Free Covenant Discord server or listen to the latest episode of the Radio Free Covenant podcast!) We wrapped up the Computers bid on Friday. Now learn how you can build things in Covenant with the Crafting bid. Read on below the fold.

Author’s Diary for March 26, 2020: Bids Appendix (Escaping)

(Don’t forget to join us on the Radio Free Covenant Discord server or listen to the latest episode of the Radio Free Covenant podcast!) How does a character escape from being tied up or handcuffed in Covenant? How does xi escape if another character is trying to restrain xir? Find out below the fold.