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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 […]

Major announcement for 2018! Patreon and Product line

Major announcement for 2018! Patreon and Product line

We’re so excited to share with you the following three-part announcement! 1. Patreon Launch Curious Chimeras has launched our Patreon! We hope you can support us on our journey as we push towards creating and publishing games of our own. Patrons will receive a variety […]

Thank you for Gaming for Goodness!

Thank you for Gaming for Goodness!

Hello everyone! We’re happy to announce that we raised SGD$1200 (47,533 PHP) with our Gaming for Goodness (SG) event last Sunday! This amount will join the funds raised by our allies, Gamers and GMs Philippines, and go towards the provision of educational resources and facilities […]

Weird Worlds Retrospective 3: Muddy the Waters!

Weird Worlds Retrospective 3: Muddy the Waters!

After the ‘CONCurrent Lessons’ panel, the panelists and audience scattered into different directions; we all had different games to organize, attend, and run! It was truly a very busy day, but I loved every second of it! For this segment, I was supposed to prepare […]