Still thinking about sandbox play over here. Besides D&D and Traveller, what other genres would the numbered hexmap work for? Off the top of my head:
Pulps focused on exploring Lost Worlds and distant continents
Basically, you need a genre where wandering the map and finding trouble would be a cool thing.
Reframing Alignment For Newer Players - Let's not waste time with flowery language. Here's how I'm presenting alignment for my games. *Alignment is not about personal beliefs. It's an abstraction...