Wednesday, March 01 2017

Help your fellow players and get a banner!

If you write an article for PBEMPlayers, not only will your fellow PBEM players be very grateful you will also have an option to include a banner at the bottom of the article that links to your site! It's a great way to get more exposure to the PBEM community!



    

Articles about Running your own PBEM game

Think you have what it takes to run your own PBEM game? Really? You sure? Well then, this is the place to start!

Written by onion on June 10, 2014

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2 years 8 months ago

I know advertising is horrible. I know it’s a ball-ache. I know it’s horrible being advertised AT. But it doesn’t have to be, it’s just about letting people know what they want to know.You want new players don’t you?Our roleplaying games are a collaboration effort. If we were doing this alone, we’d...
Written by Elena on December 30, 2013

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3 years 2 months ago

HOW TO WRITE A NEWSLETTER FOR YOUR SITENewsletters are one of the least expensive - and most effective - public relations tools that exist for drawing attention to a website. By sending out a quality newsletter on a regular basis, you can keep people updated about your site and your story’s...
Written by onion on November 7, 2013

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3 years 3 months ago

I’ve been curious recently about the people roleplaying on Tumblr, and asked a roleplayer to send me a good help guide. With an initial reaction of “duh isn’t it obvious” she probably assumed I was an old fogie who didn’t know how to use the internet (it’s true, I’m over 30 now). Thing is...
Written by Michaelstone on September 4, 2013 (1 comments)

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3 years 5 months ago

MMORPGs, or Massively Multiplayer Online Role-Playing Games are role-playing games in which a number of players play on the same virtual platform. With the annual worldwide revenues for MMORPGs exceeding $1 billion, the impact of the gaming culture on the world over is undisputable. New games are...
Written by onion on April 4, 2013

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3 years 11 months ago

 Maybe other people who have studies in Communication and PR would approach it from another side, and I am curious to see how they see it too. But as an economist who has learnt management and marketing in Uni, I believe in applying as many marketing and management concepts to managing a RPG....
Written by onion on March 26, 2013

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3 years 11 months ago

Name your hobby. Go on. Because I can’t.When I first started roleplaying I learned that the term to use was PBEM. Sometimes the agreement over capitalisation would alter like PbEM or PBeM, but it’s essentially the same. It stands for “play by email”, the way that I used to play. But now it...
Written by onion on March 26, 2013

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3 years 11 months ago

Are you looking for more members to join your game? If you’re not advertising on PBEM2 you might be missing out, here’s a video walkthrough of me showing you how to add a listing on PBEM2, I'll be making one soon of how to use this amazing site PBEMplayers for advertising your game too! As a...
Written by r6751 on December 17, 2010 (1 comments)

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6 years 4 weeks ago

For many years I have loved pbem and pbm gaming but hated the way that results were determined. I'm sure everyone has thought about how else it could be done. Computers brought in the random number generators and die roll simulators, but that wasn't replacing die rolls, it was just pretending to do...
Written by r6751 on May 11, 2010 (1 comments)

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6 years 7 months ago

   As an author of a game, you need to be everything to all people. The old saying is that 'you can't please all of the people, all of the time'; and it holds very true in designing a game.   Early in the process you have to come to terms with the fact that no matter what you...
Written by onion on January 5, 2008

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6 years 11 months ago

Are rules for a game good or bad? Does it maintain order or just limit people's creativity? Whether your game is a PbeM or forum-based or IRC you need rules, but it can be extremely limiting on what a member can or can not make their character do. We all need rules, it makes children in school...