Actual Play – Call of Cthulhu – The Derelict

The icy waters of the North Atlantic hold many secrets. One such secret is about to be discovered …

Despite the concerns and worries of life, a final voyage is being made on the luxury yacht, Delilah, taking the vessel from America to its new owner in England. What promises to be a pleasureable journey across the ocean waves descends into a desperate struggle for survival.

Aaron  – Daniel – Former Cop

Adam – Dennis – Private Security Contractor

Chris – Charles – Author

Kyle – Matthew – Athlete, Diver

Geoff – The Cold Uncaring Void

Actual Play – Red Markets 10K – Episode 19 – Save The Music

Members of Freelance set out to retrieve the lost master recordings of a post-punk noise group, The Incident.  But to do so, Freelance must first brave the elements and sneak into Canada to locate the downed chopper that carried the band and their recording.

Chris – Operator – She’s TOTALLY not a Steward, guys.

Sid –  Prof. Bjorn – Visiting academic going on a hunting trip with his son when the crash hit

Vince –  Bonez – Actual Doctor. Wannabe Cowboy. Full-time Taker.

Actual Play – Red Markets 10K Lakes – Episode 18- Bright Point

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

In this special episode recorded at GenCon 2017, Freelance has to grab some hard drives. Simple, right?..

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

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

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

Rachel – Zero – They’re a mysterious person from parts unknown.

Actual Play – Savage Tokusatsu

Several weeks ago we sat down with Kyle Carty of BPB Games to playtest a very early version of the Savage Tokusatsu Test Drive.

The Bug Brigade faces down a new foe in the technology disabling organization, White Noise. Is the new transfer student actually dangerous? It’s up to the team to find out!

Check out Savage Tokusatsu on Kickstarter!

Episode 25 – Interview with Kyle Carty about Savage Tokusatsu

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!

Episode 24 – Welcome To The Dungeon

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

Shouts outs:

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.

Rusty Lake and the Cube Escape Series are an eerie collection of point-click adventures set in the vein of shows like Twin Peaks.

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.

Actual Play – Red Markets 10K – Episode 17 – Moving Day

It’s a busy week for the Freelance crew. They’ve been tasked by the Crusaders of Operation Ellingson to escort a crew of new recruits from their main outpost to the Minnesota weapons testing facility. Believers have never been a stable lot, and those who’ve gone study sick are even more prone to… quirks. Here’s hoping no wrinkles are thrown their way.

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

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

Aaron – Munchkin – Aaron’s new character.  Child soldier archtype.  Don’t get too attached, this is Aaron we are talking about.

Sid – Prof. Bjorn – Visiting academic going on a hunting trip with his son when the crash hit

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

Actual Play – Red Markets 10K – Episode 16 – Crowdsurf Off a Cliff

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

Freelance has to do a Closure Job to take out a minor popstar who died at a music festival. Judging by the title, it’s probably not gonna go well…

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

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

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

Vince – Bonez – Actual Doctor. Wannabe Cowboy. Full-time Taker.