Heading to Gen Con this year? Great! In this special bonus episode Patrick, Sean, and Adam discuss what not to do at Gen Con.
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.
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.
Stop me if you’ve heard this one before; you meet in a tavern…. Today on the Roleplaying Exchange we discuss atypical ways to play tabletop games.
Areas of Discussion: Typical vs. Atypical scenarios, what makes a scenario atypical, framing, player by-in, Prey, Bat Man Arkham City, Far Cry 5,
Greg Stolze gets tricked back onto our podcast to talk about the upcoming second edition of his high fantasy ORE game, REIGN.
Visit gregstolze.com for more information on Greg and his many artistic endevors.
Want more Stolze? Check out his podcast actual play Termination Shock.
Kyle Carty of BPB Games stops by to discuss his new game Savage Tokusatsu. Savage Tokusatsu is a roleplaying supplement for Savage Worlds that captures the feeling of both high octane, light hearted transforming heroes and grim fatalistic battles against kaiju.
With simple and fun rules for joint robot piloting, designing unique arms and armor, and high energy combat rules, Savage Tokusatsu is a great addition to any Savage Worlds fan’s collection
Check out Savage Tokusatsu on Kickstarter!
Sorry this isn’t our much-promised S&M episode; rather, it involves Adam and Patrick discussing how to help new game masters step up in an already established group.
Talking Points: Keeping your groups small, Prepping vs. Over-prepping, saying “yes” and “yes and…”, taking constructive criticism
Can’t get enough of that Appalachian accents? Are you interested in leftist politics and issues concerning Appalachia? Check out the Trillbillies Workers Party podcast.
Narcosis is a survival horror title that strands players on the sea floor with little oxygen and sanity.
Cthulhu Confidential is a game of Lovecraftian horror that utilizes the new Gumshoe One-2-One system that requires only a gamemaster and one player.
Cthulhu City is a setting for Trail of Cthulhu that place investigators in a corrupted Arkham controlled by the mythos. A must have for fans of dystopian and cosmic horror literature.
Unknown Armies is “An occult game about broken people conspiring to fix the world.” Need more? Well you’re in luck, the broken people over at the Roleplaying Exchange are here to help. In this episode, we explore the setting and mechanics of Unknown Armies.
Areas of Discussion: Unknown Armies, The Cat Lady, Warriors, Flavortown, Statosphere
Have you ever found your mind wandering while at the table? Does your podcasting co-host constantly play with his fidget spinner while you’re recording? If so then this is the RPX episode for you. Join us as we discuss techniques to both plays and game master focus at the table.
Areas of Discussion: being an active player, note taking, including all player characters in on the action, Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice, Evil Within 2 (and Noah’s Twitch stream), and a few other things we got distracted and forgot to mention.