Earth has fallen, and the Waffle House is closed. In the wake of a zombie apocalypse of super hero proportions, the remnants of humanity float above Earth in the super max security prison known as the Shackle. After a scavenger team on a supply run fails to return, an unlikely team of super powered refugees is assembled to go investigate the team’s disappearance and bring back supplies.
Aaron – Mike – Son of the super villain Doctor Worm. Claims he isn’t a mutant.
Adam – Cailum – Crossroad demon who inherited the position through a bit of nepotism.
Chris – Janice – Teleporter. When someone offers you psychedelic mushrooms to cure schizophrenia, it’s going to break bad.
Nathan – Roswell – Stranded on Earth after a failed scouting mission, Roswell was convinced to turn his engineering skills to helping the US government. Now after a comfortable life time he’s forced to back into the fray to protect the new home he has.
Ethan – Xiphos – Small time criminal magic user who rose up the food chain after all the other super villains turned into zombies
While Origins 2019 is quickly becoming a distant memory, you too can recreate this magical experience. First, have four great days of fun playing board games and tabletop RPGs. Next, get a star-studded cast of special guests such as Role Palying Public Radio’s Ross Payton, Ethan and Greg from Technical Difficulties, and Birk – podcast mercenary. Lastly, lock yourself up in a frigid conference room. If none are available, you might be able to record at Mt. Everest’s base camp.
In this wrap-up we will be discussing the variety all the all games we played as well as giving you a sneak peek at some of the newer games that were demoing at Origins.
Bullet-ridden, bruised and bloody, the Investigators, soldiers and nurses in the Great War, are brought from the fontline to Military Hospital Number Five. Haggard staff make their rounds, the doctors experiment after dark with electro-shock therapy, gaunt nurses give unlabelled and unknown drugs. Patients are dying by the dozen when they once seemed to be on the road to recovery. Something is wrong. Daniel – Francis Patterson (he/him) – Doctor & temporary Captain with the RAMC. Jen – Evelyn Ryce (she/her) – Nurse, Darth – Phillip Moose (he/him)- Definitely an American volunteer with the Canadian Armed Forces
Not so Quiet is part of the Out of Time anthology available at Pelgrane Press.
In our first ever post-mortem, David and Shaun from Role Playing Public Radio and Ethan from Technical Difficulties sit down with us to discuss their thoughts and experiences playing Velvet Glove. We talk about the mini-campaign, The Lethal Lolitas, and provide our overall impression of the system.
It’s the day of the big dance and the Lethal Lolitas have a mystery to solve. Can the gang solve it in time for the dance? Will they have what it takes to take on the Vermin on in a street fight? Stay tuned for this exciting conclusion of Velvet Glove.
Ian – GM
David – Tobi Cole – Maniac. Tough as nails enforcer with a heart of gold and a body count.
Shaun – Kimmy Ku – Newbie. . Sweet protogoth girl on the outside- horrible monster on the inside.
Adam – Jordan Riggs – Stoner. Tomboy with a soft side that could give you a contact buzz.
A war is brewing and the Lethal Lolitas need all the help they can to stop the Vermin from taking control of the city. Desperate time call for desperate measures, which probably explains while the Lolitas seek the aid of the chess team to pass the big upcoming exam. But life isn’t just about pocket protectors and protractors, the Lolitas also must seek aid from the toughest gang in the city, the 18th Street Demons.
Ian – GM David – Tobi Cole – Maniac. Tough as nails enforcer with a heart of gold and a body count. Shaun – Kimmy Ku – Newbie. . Sweet protogoth girl on the outside- horrible monster on the inside. Adam – Jordan Riggs – Stoner. Tomboy with a soft side that could give you a contact buzz.
As Firewall agents track Chi down to her last know location, they find themselves pitted against a new threat. A shadowy group know as the Confessors have been seen lurking around the mine of Kongyùn, dragging miners off into its depths.
Geoff – Amal – Brinker Security Specialist Laura – Svafa – Titanian Science Police Inspector D – Chi – Mindhacker / Social Networker
Ten days ago Firewall lost contact with Chi on the Kongyùn habitat. Restored from backup, Chi and a team of Firewall sentinels travel to the back to Kongyùn to investigate the disappearance and settle an old debt. Sounds easy enough, but with one agent missing this is far from an easy job.
Geoff – Amal – Brinker Security Specalist Laura – Svafa – Titanian Science Police Inspector D – Chi – Mindhacker / Social Networker
In an odd turn of events, three siblings from the Dodge clan find themselves reunited on a riverboat. However, their reunion is cut short when a group of armed river pirates set their eyes on the what the Pinkertons have stored in the cargo hold.
Chris – Billy Dodge – Simple young man with big dreams that may be a wizard. Aaron – Jeb Dodge – Elder brother of the Dodge clan tasked with keeping his siblings out of trouble. Nathan – Emily Dodge – Eldest of the Dodge siblings fleeing east to escape ‘relationship’ problems. Darth – Jane Red – Bounty hunter looking to inflict a little pain. Adam – Jasper Finch – Confederate deserter wearing the identity of a dead priest.