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Look us up on social media!

Look us up on social media!

Looking for updates on our activities and what we do? Our social media will keep you the most updated! Look for us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram with the same handle @curiouschimeras! We’re more Facebook-oriented as it offers us the most versatility in posts right […]

Curious Chimeras at DigiMuse Virtual Showcase

Curious Chimeras at DigiMuse Virtual Showcase

We’re happy to be part of the DigiMuse Virtual Showcase with the National Heritage Board (NHB), where Chimera Alanna will be sharing about our online escape game The Search for Our National Symbols, created for the Preservation of Sites and Monuments department of NHB last […]

Curious Chimeras at Session Zero 2021

Curious Chimeras at Session Zero 2021

We’re so excited to be participating in Session Zero Online 2021, an online tabletop rpg convention that will take place on 30 Jan, from GMT+8 12pm-12am. There are tons of exhibitors ranging from designers to merch, and hidden secrets like… a chicken counting game?! We […]

The Curious Chimeras @ ‘Gameful Texts’, Singapore Writers Festival 2019

The Curious Chimeras @ ‘Gameful Texts’, Singapore Writers Festival 2019

(Joelyn Alexandra captures a rather meta moment 😀 Hehe! Thanks for the picture, Joelyn!!!!) Wow, it was a blast yesterday at the Singapore Writers Festival! We had a lot of fun with, and learned a lot from, our fellow panelists at ‘Gameful Texts!’ We got […]

Nosfecatu Reads ‘Mere Gods’

Nosfecatu Reads ‘Mere Gods’

(Note: The image above is a proofreading copy, for our editing and revision purposes. That’s not the final version of ‘Mere Gods’!) The amazing Nosfecatu (https://nosfecatu.blogspot.com/), our fellow SEAsian RPG creator, cooking enthusiast, and one of the minds and movers behind the recent storm of […]

Charsiew Space Reads ‘Mere Gods’

Charsiew Space Reads ‘Mere Gods’

(Note: The image above is a proofreading copy, for our editing and revision purposes. That’s not the final version of ‘Mere Gods’!) Charsiew Space (https://charsiewspace.com/) was kind enough to read and review an early-access version of our upcoming RPG, ‘Mere Gods’! With their permission, we’ve […]

Curious Chimeras at the Singapore Writer’s Festival

Curious Chimeras at the Singapore Writer’s Festival

Hello! A reminder – we’ll be at Gameful Texts next weekend, as part of the Singapore Writer’s Festival! We’ll be talking about some projects we’ve done in the past, and also give a look at ‘Mere Gods, the new RPG product we’re releasing soon! Our […]

Behind the Scenes: Stone Up

Behind the Scenes: Stone Up

Shao and I were sitting in a Dunkin Donuts in early August, rained out of a research walk along the Singapore River, when I said, “Hey, wanna do something special for National Day?” “Like what?” “I don’t know, maybe just like a pregen character? Doesn’t […]

RPG Fragility – Illness

RPG Fragility – Illness

Hello! Shao here. I’m starting a new series of blog posts tagged as ‘RPG Fragility’ – these are meditations on themes and situations of weakness and suffering, as well as my ramblings of how gaming groups might handle and explore these ideas in their stories […]

New game! Cats & Flowers

New game! Cats & Flowers

Not too long ago, I was invited to a hen’s night out for one of my ex-colleagues. The organiser of the party was another younger ex-colleague from the same department. “Alanna,” the text invite started, “we’re doing these station games for Mel. Do you have […]