Actual Play: Unknown Armies – Thunderhead Mesa

Janey ain’t been right since getting hit by lightning on the mesa – & she’s not the only one. People go up there; get hit, come down changed.

Special thanks to Unknown Armies designer Greg Stolze for allowing us to record this con game.

Please excuse the audio quality of this recording, it was a con game,

Unknown Armies Panel Gen Con 2017

 

Greg Stolze, Cam Banks, Colleen Riley discuss the new third edition of Unknown Armies.

Areas of discussion:

  • The process of creating UA 3.
  • Setting game objectives.
  • Antagonistic vs. Facilitating Gm-ing
  • Providing inspiration to first time players.
  • The creation of character identities.

Actual Play: Red Markets 10K Lakes – Episode 4 – In The Arms of an Angel

 

The job was posted as an escort: get a person from a to b. The client refrained from telling Freelance that they’d have to bust their escort out first.

The next episode will be released on September 13th on The Technical Difficulties Gaming podcast.

The Players

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

Laura – Woodsman – Former high school science teacher testing the laws of physics out on zombies with a bow and arrow.

Adam T. Shears – Latent beautician tired of your mansplaining

Nathan – Nerf – Black Math cultist trying to get that high score.

 

Red Markets – 10K Lakes – Episode 3 – PooPower

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

Knotsbury Farm has a lot of “biomass,” and they need a group of takers to find them engineering specs to turn that waste into wattage.

The next episode will be released on August 23rd on The Roleplaying Exchange podcast.

THE PLAYERS

Greg – NRG – A hustling mechanic with crippling debt who knows a guy.

Nathan – Nerf – Shooty shooty, gun gun

Lonnie – Martin Luther – A Latent cultist with a big dream and a very small axe

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

 

Episode 19: Pre Gen Con 2017

 

Adam and Patrick sit down to talk about their upcoming trip to Gen Con 50 while Chris sulks in the corner.

 

Area of discussion: Gen Con, Planning for Gen Con, Fun Things to do while at Gen Con. Persona 5, Tim Power’s On Stranger TidesEdgar Cantero‘s Meddling Kids: A Novel, Knifepoint Horror podcast, and Italo Calvino’s Invisible Cities.

Actual Play: Call of Cthulhu – Dead Border

A grisly discovery leads to a mind-shattering experience! Convinced to open the apartment door of a tenant who has not been seen or heard from for several days, the landlord and a group of concerned people gather outside his door. A final knock before opening it brings no response.

 

Geoff – Keeper

Adam –  Ashley Porter (bookstore owner)

Kyle – Stefano Pastoria ( beat cop)

 

 

World Wide Wrestling – A Tri-Podcast Match

 

Chris – Creative (GM)
Aaron M – RJ Swank
Aaron S. – Rick Buckman
Ray – The Azure Fist
Adam – Moonshiner Joe

In our first recorded World Wide Wrestling game, Aaron from The Technical Difficulties Gaming Podcast and Raymond from Insert Quest Here swing by to do join in on the fun.

In tonight’s opening match Rick Buckman & Moonshiner Joe square off followed by a no-holds barred match between The Azure Fist and RJ Swank.

 

Red Markets – 10K Lakes – Episode 2 – A Walk In The Woods

 

Back for their second job, Freelance is contracted to recover a drone that mysteriously went down in somewhere in the forest. To make matters worse, there are rumors of a vectors in the forest and the takers have only the vaguest sense where the drone went down….and Chris is running the game.

Adam L. – Misty -A deeply troubled girl skilled at spears and boys

Laura – Woodsman – A man who survived for years with a dog and a BOW until he met a feral girl.

Lonnie – Martin Luther – A Latent cultist with a big dream and a very small axe

Greg – NRG – A hustling mechanic with crippling debt that knows a guy.

Patrick – Catfish – A misguided youth that found himself lured and abandoned in the Lost.