How to Run a Successful Living Campaign: Red Markets 10K Lakes

The casts of Technical Difficulties, the Role Playing Exchange, and more are involved in a long running living campaign for Hebanon Games’ Red Markets. Join the cast as they talk about the ups and downs of running a living campaign for large groups, and how it can help you do the same!

Actual Play – Red Markets 10K – Episode 30 – WEED4CATS

It’s the season finale! Iditarod has come up with a Score as Freelance seeks to get cats… to trade weed… for cats.

Chris – Iditarod – A dog trainer burned by the last movie they worked on and trying to buy their way back into the industry.

Ethan – Taxey – A street tough hustler rapper with a new baby and a new purpose.

Ian – Tora – A samurai wannabe who may be more than she appears.

Laura – Woodsman – A former high school science teacher, wandering the Loss with a bow and dog.

Nick – Toss-Up – Canadian demolitions expert caught on the wrong side of the fence but the right side of the nukes.

This episode of the 10K Lakes Campaign can be found here at the Technical Difficulties Gaming Podcast.

Actual Play – Red Markets 10K – Episode 29 – Suuuuper Lad

A few guests join Freelance, along with some old friends, for a job grabbing a rare comic book at a convention…

Greg – NRG – A hustling mechanic with a husband, adopted son, and crippling debt.

Laura – Woodsman – A former high school science teacher, wandering the Loss with a bow and dog. Somehow not dead yet.

Ray – Colt – Combat medic who can gun two ways.

Bryan – Absentee

Ben – McStuffins

This episode of the 10K Lakes Campaign can be found here at the Technical Difficulties Gaming Podcast.

Actual Play – Red Markets 10K – Episode 27 – Operator Chases Mr. JOLS

Operator is ready to make her way out of the Loss. Can she make it out alive? Should she? Will Freelance survive this?

Aaron – Munchkin – Child soldier archetype.  Don’t get too attached.

Chris H. – 0perator –  … OK, fine. She’s totally a Steward.

Ian – Vapor – No sacrifice is too great for this taker to achieve their goals – but they don’t want to lose their soul.

This episode of the 10K Lakes Campaign can be found here at the Technical Difficulties Gaming Podcast.

Actual Play – TimeWatch – Recruiting Call – Episode 1

After receiving information about a time anomaly in 1942 Nazi Germany, TimeWatch agents arrive to find a time traveling Nazi that swears they have ruined his life.  The funny thing is that hasn’t happened ‘yet’.  Tune into to find out how agents Rick Baker and Albert wreck this Nazi’s past?  Future?  Time travel is tricky.

 

Aaron    – Rick Baker        – American detective from the 1970s.

 

Ethan    – Albert                  –Former Russian spy / Silverback gorilla.

Actual Play – Delta Green – Love’s Lonely Children Pt. 2

As the search for Kathy Hammond’s murderer continues, DG friendlies have reason to believe that Kathy’s murder may not have been a crime of opportunity.

Warning: The scenario deals with mature content (sexual violence). Listener discretion is advised.

Patrick – Gayle Pershing (Charonic) – Dark Web entrepreneur of murder memorabilia.
Noah – Nathan Massey – Cat burglar
Aaron – William Cooper – Pawnshop owner / fence
Jeremy – Daven Kershner – Needed rolling papers.  Smoked pages from a mythos tome.  Gained enlightenment.  Truly a story as old as time itself.

Love’s Lonely Children was written by Richard Watts and appears in The Stars Are Right.

Episode 29 – Interview with Sean Branney and Andrew Leman of the H.P. Lovecraft Historical Society

If you’re a Lovecraft fan you have no doubt heard of the H.P. Lovecraft Historical Society.  From their film adaptations of Call of Cthulhu and Whisperer in The Dark to audio dramas, clothing, props, and more; HPLHS have established themselves as a premiere source for Lovecraftian entertainment.

In this episode we interview Sean Branney and Andrew Leman of the HPLHS to discuss the organization’s history, membership, Gen Con, and Dark Adventure Radio Theatre – a dramatization of Chaosium’s Masks of Nyarlathotep.

Be sure to check out the H.P. Lovecraft Society and Chaosium’s  booth (#829) at Gen Con 2018.

Pre-order a copy of the Dark Adventure Radio Theatre rendition of Masks of Nyarlathotep at the HLPS site.

 

Actual Play – Red Markets 10K – Episode 28 – Boat Party

During the crash a group of rich elites escaped to the center of Lake Superior in their yachts to wait things out.  No one has heard from them since.  Few people know of the existence of the flotilla and even have been there.  Looking to retire in style, Vapor leads Freelance across the great lake for just one last score.  However, Lake Superior goes not give up her dead so easily…

Disclaimer:  This episode features depictions of violence to children.  Be advised.

Adam T. – Shears – Latent beautician tired of your mansplaining.

Ethan – Taxey –  A street tough hustler rapper with a new dependent.

Ian – Vapor – No sacrifice is too great for this taker to achieve their goals – but they don’t want to lose their soul.

Ray – Colt – Combat medic who can gun two ways.

Actual Play – Delta Green – Love’s Lonely Children Pt. 1

The gruesome death of a prostitute in Cleveland prompts Delta Green to activate a ragtag group of friendlies in the area to investigate.

Warning: The scenario deals with mature content (sexual violence). Listener discretion is advised.

Patrick – Gayle Pershing (Charonic) – Dark Web entrepreneur of murder memorabilia.
Noah – Nathan Massey – Cat burglar
Aaron – William Cooper – Pawnshop owner / fence

Love’s Lonely Children was written by Richard Watts and appears in The Stars Are Right.