Archive for October, 2012

After a month of advertising and pitching Live Gaming, we made it into Salt Valley Tally’s top five winners. Our friends & followers have congratulated us and asked us the obvious questions: You won $5K, what’s next? Winning the Salt Valley Tally competition means $5,000 for Appify to develop Live Gaming. Since Live Gaming is […]


In pitching Live Gaming to tons of different students with different backgrounds, we’ve experimented with different ways of describing what RPGs are, what we like about them, and how we’re trying to make that experience better. Most people have heard of Dungeons & Dragons, and our usual pitch is along the lines of Dungeons & […]


I’m sure many long-time RPGers have come across curious references to the evilness of roleplaying games, how they lead to witchcraft and cults. These right-right-right wing attacks are easily to dismiss; they come from the groups that accuse Harry Potter of the same. Magic is not real to any of the RPG players I’ve ever […]