As my vacation runs towards its end, I am looking at my upcoming time sinks.
The most immediate time sink is going to be Rift, the latest MMORPG. The main reason this is going to steal away a nice sized chunk of time is the pure joy in jawing with my circle of friends on a fairly regular basis. Would that I could coral them for some real RPGing via a VTT, but it's hard to get everyone on a set schedule. The easy of dropping into and out of a MMORPG session with Teamspeak running does an end run around most needs to set a time / day.
Of course, work is a damn time sink - I need to win lotto or something. Then I could take over the world! Heh, or buy an RPG Company for a real money sink ;)
As an aside, just received my set of Tunnel & Trolls UK 1e, Buffalo Castle (UK) and Uncle Ugly's Underground (UK). I was surprised to see the layout of the T&T UK1e and it's reprint are slightly different, as is the size. The whole set is in great condition. Nice addition to the collection.
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