Open threads


Vacation Open Thread 4

This is your daily open thread, talk about whatever you like, of course keeping it clean and friendly.

Vacation Open Thread 3

This is your daily open thread, talk about whatever you like, of course keeping it clean and friendly.

Vacation Open Thread 2

This is your daily open thread, talk about whatever you like, of course keeping it clean and friendly.

Vacation Open Thread 1

This is your daily open thread, talk about whatever you like, of course keeping it clean and friendly.

META: Friday Night Fight ideas

This is an open thread to discuss what you’d like to see us do in the next iteration of Friday Night Fights, which I hope to have up soon. If suggesting a theme, keep in mind that it has to support the creation of five characters. Past FNFs have been: FNF1: One character per genre,… [ Read more … ]

Hall of Fame updates coming!

Today’s usually “Sharing Day”, so I’m finally going through the nominations for new “Hall of Fame” HeroMachine illustrations. As a result you’ll see a ton of new posts today when each of them goes up. In other words, today should be a long series of awesome images, rolling on like the tide! Feel free to… [ Read more … ]

Hall of Faves

I finally updated the “Hall of Fame” with the last dozen contest winners (thanks to reader Meres for the kick in the pants) and was once again blown away by your creativity and talent. So instead of our usual RPG day today, I was hoping you’d take a bit to go through the Hall of… [ Read more … ]

META: Freshening up

I feel like the blog is in need of some fresh material or new blood or something. Are there feature ideas you’d like to see? Anything you are sick of and want to retire? How would you feel about my adding one or more additional co-bloggers to produce entertaining material for you all, and what… [ Read more … ]

META: Winning

I’m considering changing contests up around here so that there is no one “winner”. I’ll still pick out a handful of what I consider to be my favorites, but I won’t single out one to receive a prize. I think people are getting too hung up on that one thing, when in reality anyone who… [ Read more … ]

META: Traveling and Open Thread

I’m winging my way to New York City today for a conference, so the Pop Quiz will remain open until this evening when I am safely ensconced in my hotel room and can get to judging. Behave yourselves! Feel free to treat this as an open thread to discuss whatever you like.