If it’s your first time going to Gen Con, this is your survival guide. If it isn’t, still listen along and nod knowingly when we say something to which you agree with. In this episode the RPX crew will offer advice to surviving ‘best four days in gaming’.
Also, in this episode we will also explore how to handle unexpected actions from players.
Game designer and podcaster Ray Cox of [insert quest here] sits down with us to share his latest projects. Live.Love.Die.Remember, places players in the final moments between pilots and the mechs that love them. Ray’s current project Live.Love.Die explores the emotional bonds formed between Mech pilots and the AI fighting machines they go to war in.
You can find Ray at:
n a topic that originally started as raiding the sinking ship that is Google Plus for great fan content; Patrick, Noah, and Adam discuss fan generated content and hacks for tabletop rpgs.
Areas of Discussion:
· Masks Google Plus
· A Nocturne (Blades Transhuman Sci-fi)
· Our Lonely Words (Blades Persona-esque mental exploration)
· Remnants of War
· Monster of the Week Roadhouse
· The Fairfield Project
· Night at the opera Reddit
· Blades in the Dark Score Generator
· Dogs In the Bark (Light-hearted, playing street dogs)
· Copperhead County (Small town Deep South crime)
· A Fistful of Darkness (Weird West)
Episode Music: Simultaneous Eon by Fascinating Earthbound Objects
Time travel can be tricky. Being a game master where players can travel to virtually any time or place can also be tricky, but rewarding if your players manage to punch a Nazi T-Rex in the face. In this episode we sit down to discuss and compare TimeWatch and Continuum and the dos and don’ts of time travel.
Areas of Discussion: Current RPX campaigns being ran as well as our upcoming pilot episodes.Topics of discussion: Time travel, TimeWatch, Continuum, Behind Enemy Times (campaign), Aaron’s Masks campaign, why Chris hates time travel, pilot episodes.
Glueworm Evening Blues by Lobo Loco
Acclaimed game designer and author Greg Stolze drops in to discuss his newest RPG projects, Termination Shock which is currently kickstarting through December 25th, and a standalone version of Arc Dream’s Grim War.
Please swing by the Kickstarter page and check out Termination Shock.
Also, check out the Stolze’s Termination Shock actual play campaign.
Heading to Gen Con this year? Great! In this special bonus episode Patrick, Sean, and Adam discuss what not to do at Gen Con.
We just recently received our copies of the new Delta Green Handler’s Guide and just had to talk about Delta Green. Join Aaron, Patrick, and Adam as they discuss different ways to create a memorable night at the opera.
Warning: We discuss violence to children
Areas of Discussion: Delta Green, Finding Inspiration in the Headlines, When Not To / A Bridge too Far
The following articles / videos were referenced in this podcast:
- Could an emoji save your life?
- Could an emoji save your Atomic Priesthoods, Thorn Landscapes, and Munchian Pictogram
- The macabre world of books bound in human skin
- Hidden writing in ancient desert monastery manuscripts
- Dark 5
- Confessions of a Deep Sea Diver
Be sure to swing by Arc Dream Publishing to order your hardback copy of Delta Green: Handler’s Guide today.