Flashback Friday: Algol

Mekton from R. Talsorian Games has always had a default setting called Algol. The setting is essentially a showcase for all kinds of 70s and 80s anime concepts. It’s an Earthlike world but with oddities ala Super Dimensional Century Orguss or Super Dimensional Century Southern Cross. There ┬áis Gundam-like mecha, psionics, reptilian alien bad guys, […]

Mike Pondsmith and Me

I first came into R. Talsorian Games’ products in the mid-Eighties. There was a comic book store called Funny Business in Pomona, CA run by a gentleman named Joey. Joey was very big into anime – his store screened anime on Sundays (no subtitles, no dubbing, often a copy of a copy of a copy […]