Author Archives: nysalor
Bloody cultists. They’re everywhere—in this case, Central Australia, 1926. And we had Buckley’s of stopping them in time.
“Buckley’s and none” is an Australian phrase indicating a very small or almost impossible chance. “You’ve got Buckley’s”. William Buckley was an escaped convict who lived more than thirty years in the bush with the Wathaurong people. Later, Buckley & Nunn was a nineteenth century department store in Melbourne.
This is my first large canvas in Photoshop. I’m kinda proud, and have learned lots along the way.
Photoshop and DAZ Studio. One modest PC. So many renders before compositing …
Download the PDF (6.25 Meg).
Download the JPG (4 Meg).
In 2012, Philippa and I wrote a convention module based on the William Gibson draft script for Alien3. The module was run at Phenomenon 2012.
In 2020 with physical gaming difficult if not impossible, Pheno has collected a series of past modules and is making them available to gamers.
Xenomorph, with module, character sheets, player briefings and handouts, is part of that collection. Are you ready for dropbear? Download and play!
Two locations in 1926 Sydney, The Australia Hotel and Rowe Street, are now available as PDF player handouts.
Rowe Street – Sydney’s bohemian heartland
- Read Rowe Street online
- Download Rowe Street handout (11.6 Meg PDF) – includes map of central Sydney and sample newspaper ads.
Hotel Australia – ‘A pub most splendid’