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The Virtual Tabletop for Pen & Paper Roleplaying Games

The Virtual Tabletop for Pen & Paper Roleplaying Games

Des géothèques de lieux intéressants sous Google Earth Voici quelques sites qui indexent les lieux intéressants repérés sous Google Earth (avec leurs coordonnées et captures graphiques). The World According to Google Si comme moi vous avez déjà passé des heures à faire votre e-globe trotter sur ce logiciel, vous ne serez pas déçus du voyage. Choisissez votre site, sélectionnez une rubrique qui vous intéresse et c’est parti pour un repérage satellite rôliste. Top 30 best free games you should play today 26. Wing Commander Saga A stunning fan-sequel to one of the PC's most beloved space simulators. Wing Commander Saga offers a huge new campaign you don't need to have played the original games to enjoy, with 55 missions, cut-scenes, full voiceovers, and more, all based on the Freespace 2 engine. Saga is standalone though, so don't worry if you don't own it. 27.

Lojong Lojong (Tib. བློ་སྦྱོང་,Wylie: blo sbyong) is a mind training practice in the Tibetan Buddhist tradition based on a set of aphorisms formulated in Tibet in the 12th century by Geshe Chekhawa. The practice involves refining and purifying one's motivations and attitudes. The fifty-nine or so slogans that form the root text of the mind training practice are designed as a set of antidotes to undesired mental habits that cause suffering. Le parchemin de Nyogtha Un mystérieux lieu de culte Perché en hauteur, sur un plateau ou une falaise, vos personnages pourraient bien découvrir cet endroit mystique. Une drôle de construction à été érigée à même le sol, ajustée pierre par pierre avec une grande précision. En dépit d’une faible hauteur et des efforts de dame nature pour réaffirmer ses droits, le chemin parcouru par les pierres assemblées s’apparente à un drôle de symbole. Quelques animaux sauvages doivent résider non loin et profiter de l’abri que le site procure contre le vent, de par son renfoncement…

The Shapes of Medieval Swords Medieval Sword Shapes - Their unique shapes and changes over the centuries The Shapes of Medieval Swords Swords from the medieval Period went through some wonderful changes as the tools and technology of metal working changed. This change is also nicely seen in cultural differences in the swords. Here is a look at some of the major shapes of swords and a little explanation of them. In a future post I will take a closer look at each type of sword.

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Ten games that make you think about life At the start of this year, we decided to come up with a list of Flash casual games with a philosophical bent. To be honest, we struggled. After days of research, we could only find a handful of games that had the thought-provoking depth we were looking for. Our list (which you can view by clicking here) was therefore only five games long.