Shine Cycle Character Profile: Sophia

This is the next in the series of profiles of characters who will appear in the Shine Cycle, my fantasy-series-in-preparation.

Sophia – Minister of the Provinces. One of the King’s closest advisors, with a keen grasp on the most complicated international situations. Continue reading “Shine Cycle Character Profile: Sophia”


Strategic Primer assistive programs release, development report, and roadmap (0.4.9016-rc2)

It’s again been more than a month since I made the first release candidate for version 0.4.9016 of the suite of assistive programs for players and Judges of Strategic Primer, and in that time I’ve implemented a few new features and done a lot of refactoring. It’s again past time for a new snapshot release, so today I’ve packaged version 0.4.9015.2, containing only bug fixes and the like since 0.4.9015.1 (and only three commits at all, which is few enough that I will briefly explain each individually below), and version 0.4.9016-rc2, containing those fixes, the other changes described below, and more. You can download either version on GitHub, at those links, as usual. Continue reading “Strategic Primer assistive programs release, development report, and roadmap (0.4.9016-rc2)”