I recently finished a developmental edit on a great novel by an up-and-coming author, D. M. Dore. It’s a modern-day supernatural thriller that takes place in a mental institution. Here’s the blurb: DEATH STALKS HER DREAMS Night after night in the fourth-floor ward of Mendwell Institute, Tobin Blake awakens screaming from nightmares of gruesome deaths
ThisIsFractopia.com is the home base of the Fractopia Podcast: forecasting the facts of tomorrow through the fiction of today. In this series, AIP founder Tod Foley examines current trends and developments in technology and science fiction, in order to create realistic visions of our potential tomorrow. Readers and writers of near-future science fiction will find
Check out this unique way to present text-based or graphical content. Perfect for brochures or promotional slideshows, even web comics and galleries! Looks great on anything from phones to desktops. Want one? Let’s talk! http://asifproductions.com/reveal/
BOGG is now available in PDF format: The latest system-agnostic setting for science fiction RPGs from As If Productions. http://www.rpgnow.com/product/244325/Bogg http://www.drivethrurpg.com/product/244325/Bogg A far-flung world for your science fiction or alternity roleplaying sessions, suitable for one-shot adventures or extended campaigns. OVERVIEW: In the late 23rd century, the planet Bogg was discovered quite by accident when a
I was recently interviewed by Tamra Lucid of Reality Sandwich, for a piece entitled “Gaming the Future.” We talked about the #UbiquiCity project, social media, collaborative design and worldbuilding, Patreon, Fictioneers.net and 3string guitars. Check it out at the link below! http://realitysandwich.com/322817/gaming-the-near-future-an-interview-with-rpg-creator-tod-foley/
As If Productions is currently seeking short story writers for a science-fiction/near-future anthology: the second book in the UbiquiCity series. All stories take place within a “Smart City” of the first world 100 years in the future, where ubiquitous computing and augmented reality have become commonplace. Details: This is a guided collaborative project. Authors will
On March 12th 2017, I ran a game of DayTrippers entitled “Dream Job” for the Legends of Tabletop crew. In this 3+ hour game, characters played by John Haremza, Vincent LaRosa and Jesse Pyne entered one of our strangest scenarios yet: an unstable Dream World that reaches into your head and toys with your emotions.
All RPGs and Storygames by Tod Foley are now available at DrivethruRPG and RPGnow. Bring these games to your table! • Mythic Mortals Multiplied (Technical Grimoire Games, 2017) roleplaying game supplement • Golden Age Adventures (As If Productions, 2016) roleplaying game anthology • Black Hole Run (As If Productions, 2016) roleplaying game setting • Other
Take a tour of the UbiquiCity anthology in this dynamic slideshow.
As If Productions (AIP) is the studio of writer, publisher, game designer & programmer Tod Foley, specializing in game design, web development and interactive systems. Founded in 1991, AIP has developed immersive websites, virtual worlds, roleplaying games, CD-ROM games, viral marketing and live promotional events for clients including Comedy Central, 20th Century Fox Films, Sony/Epic