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Game Designer, Programmer & Technical Director. Founder of As If Productions. Author of numerous roleplaying games and adventures, including Other Borders (2016), DayTrippers (2015), Watch the World Die (2014), and CyberSpace (1989). Designer/Director of the GII Award-winning online World of South Park for Comedy Central. Writer/producer of the live interactive theatrical presentation Ghosts In the Machine (CyberArts International, 1992). Co-author of several books on web development, including Tricks of the Internet Gurus and Web Page Wizardry for SAMS Books. Senior Editor of PIX-elation magazine (1993-1996).

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Cyberspace

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Enter the Augmented Future in UbiquiCity


In UbiquiCity, the world is augmented and identity is fluid. Satellite-guided cars drive themselves. Busy drones fill the skies. Cloud-assisted bots perform once-human jobs. Appliances, vehicles, buildings, media devices, products, streetlights, roadsigns and even toilets communicate electronically, all under the watchful eye of the AI called "CitySystem"... Read more of this blog post »
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I'm very pleased with this work. It is the first DramaSystem game to include magic, and succeeds at the table in evoking a gritty gangland drama with strong elements of magical realism, which was exactly the intent. Grab a few friends and act out you ...more
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I'm Tod Foley, aka As If. My company name is As If
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DayTrippers is my roleplaying homage to the weird multidimensional works of Moebius, Moorcock, Rucker, Heinlein and other masters of weirdness. It fuses ironic postmodern surrealism with the wide-eyed innocence of the old-time pulp sci-fi magazines l ...more
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A pointless father and son wander through a pointlessly devastated wasteland, pointlessly. You do the rest of the work. - Cormac McCarthy
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So, if you had to choose a favorite apocalyptic book, what would it be? (I know, I know, just one?)

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Letters from the Earth by Mark Twain
Letters from the Earth: Uncensored Writings
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recommended for: Anyone with a dark sense of humor and a taste for classics
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Anyone who remembers the animated film about two kids on a flying ship with Mark Twain will recognize this book as the inspiration for the "dark" Twain of that film. A little beyond the literary grasp of most kids, I suppose (it was for me), but it w ...more
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“The Player Character Sheet is a psychic osmotic membrane.”
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