Monthly Archives: November 2016


Getting things done – Chapter 4 (Part 2) – HYOOTRD RPG Players’ Guide

Consequence tests Sometimes a player’s actions have the ability to cause results the player did not expect. In such circumstances the GM may call for a consequence test. Consequence tests are conducted by rolling 1 six sided dice (1d6). On 1-5 nothing happens but a 6 will result in a … Continue reading

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Recipe - Ghostly Buttered Bread and Apple Charlotte

Ghostly Buttered Bread and Apple Charlotte (serves 8)

For dessert — Ghostly Buttered Bread and Apple Charlotte (serves 8) This themed recipe is for an authentic dish cooked in the United Kingdom during Victorian era of the late 1800s. Two pounds (900g) of apples About four ounces (112g) of sugar Butter Four cloves Stale white bread Four tablespoons … Continue reading


Elementary Glazed Carrots (serves 8)

As a side dish — Elementary Glazed Carrots (serves 8) This themed recipe is for an authentic dish cooked in the United Kingdom during Victorian era of the late 1800s. Two dozen young (baby) carrots One ounce (28g) of glaze (see below) Two tablespoons of gravy Two tablespoonful of sugar … Continue reading

Recipe - Elementary Glazed Carrots

Recipe - Detective’s Minced Beef with Egg Garnish

Detective’s Minced Beef with Egg Garnish (serves 8)

For the main course — Detective’s Minced Beef with Egg Garnish (serves 8) This themed recipe is for an authentic dish cooked in the United Kingdom during Victorian era of the late 1800s. Two pounds (900g) of minced steak One small onion Eight hard-boiled eggs Six or eight minced or … Continue reading


Mutineer’s Brandy Snaps a la Crème (serves 8)

For the appetizer — Mutineer’s Brandy Snaps a la Crème (serves 8) This themed recipe is for an authentic dish cooked in the United Kingdom during Victorian era of the late 1800s. Buy some rolled Brandy Snaps from the supermarket and follow the instructions below regarding the cream for the … Continue reading

Recipe - Mutineers Brandy Snaps A La Creme

Host Your Own Old Time Radio Drama Role Playing Game

Getting Things Done – Chapter 4 – (Part 1) – HYOOTRD RPG Players’ Guide

Chapter 4 – Getting things done The story so far (An obstacle overcome) Episode 2 “Something’s wrong here” muttered Dr Herbivore. “You think?” noted Jake Stead, sarcastically. The little group were staring up at the lurid five pointed star painted on the main door of Franco Gionelli’s dock-side warehouse.  The … Continue reading


Amy and Maynard – An Old Fashioned Tale of Young Love

Below we present the complete text of Amy and Maynard – An Old Fashioned Tale of Young Love; episode 1  of Experimental Tales. EXPERIMENTAL PLAYS EPISODE #2 – AMY AND MAYNARD – AN OLD FASHIONED TALE OF YOUNG LOVE by Philip Craig Robotham Cover Illustration by Miyukiko Unedited Draft Copyright 2013 … Continue reading


Host Your Own Old Time Radio Drama Role Playing Game

Creating a Character – Chapter 3 (Part 6) – HYOOTRD RPG Players’ Guide

Step 8. Modify the character to accommodate any special conditions encountered during play (as required) These rules only apply if your character is a subject to illness, injury, a disability (which can be identified at character creation to allow a gain of two more hero points) or if your character … Continue reading