Weekend away 2017

Once again we will be having an awesome weekend away over the June long weekend. This is the post where you can say whether you are coming and if you need or can give a lift. There will be a

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Ministry of Game North 2017 – Term 1

Welcome to Ministry of Game 2017!  Click on this post to find out a little more about the most current games we have running, and player spaces in these games. We welcome anyone 18 or over to join our games if

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That time Mortimer “hired” some “interns”

Moralists have opined endlessly about the Chronicles of the Legend of Sir Beresford Raleigh XVII because of its perceived support for the art of necromancy. There are two clerics in his party, and none appear to have any qualms about

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That time they contemplated economic stimulus through property investment

As incredible and fantastic as I find many of these so-called Chronicles of the Legend of Sir Beresford Raleigh XVII, it is a verifiable fact that these people existed. We have, for instance, recovered some of the earliest coins minted

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That time Ylajali’s staff became a giant satay stick

There have been various propositions on how to correctly enumerate the figures in the Chronicles of the Legend of Sir Beresford Raleigh XVII. Some say that all the numbers of monsters and such should be divided into tenths and rounded

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That time Grunk did it again

In the theatrical adaptations of the Chronicles of the Legend of Sir Beresford Raleigh XVII, the character of Grunk the Thundersplitter is usually given a backpack full of blackpowder rockets as part of the props and costumery. It is known

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That time they went back to the future

In all honesty, I believe that at some point, the alleged chronicler of the Chronicles of the Legend of Sir Beresford Raleigh XVII got drunk on mushroom juice and, as they say, “ran the cow backwards”. Time travel? Pfft. Not

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That time Mortimer decided to fight melee

There are often rumours of “bogeymen” and the such which in some ways match the description of the creatures mentioned in this chapter of the Chronicles of the Legend of Sir Beresford Raleigh XVII. Given our general attitude of the

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That time they tried pig bear bacon

Unfortunately, much of the next two chapters of the Chronicles of the Legend of Sir Beresford Raleigh XVII is lost in the extant text versions. The last remaining complete manuscript was lost in the same accident that resulted in the

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That time they got their food stolen

I’m not convinced that this last part of this chapter of the Chronicles of the Legend of Sir Beresford Raleigh XVII really ended as it did. I think it is mere hagiography, to take dull the image of the eponymous

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Australia Day of Gaming 2017

It’s on again! In 2016, we ran the first irregular Ministry of Game Australia Day of Gaming because Australia Day landed on a Tuesday. It was a pretty big success, with lots of people coming to play games and have

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Current Games

Battletech: Bloodright
Space Horror
Shadowrun
Back To Reality: Deja Vu
A Graveyard of Civilisations (D&D 5e)
Pathfinder
Seeds of Rebellion

A typical night

6:45pm - Dinner will be provided ($8 to cover costs of food)

7:30pm - Games start

10:30pm sharp! - Games stop so people can get home at a reasonable hour

Feel free to bring along snacks! Cold drinks will be available to buy, but you can also bring your own. Just don't make a mess!