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.
Special shout out to Crazon / Review Cultist of Al Dente Rigamortis for our new logo. Be sure to check out his
Deviant Art page as well as pasta podcast Al Dente Rigamortis .
Note: In the show we mention parking through
Gate 10. Welp, they’re sold out. Sorry. Music: Ketsa – Up Down
The casts of Technical Difficulties, the Role Playing Exchange, and more are involved in a long running living campaign for Hebanon Games’ Red Markets. Join the cast as they talk about the ups and downs of running a living campaign for large groups, and how it can help you do the same!
Heading to Gen Con this year? Great! In this special bonus episode Patrick, Sean, and Adam discuss what not to do at Gen Con.
“This is “Kickstarter Your RPG” in which we talk about a lot of the front end nuances and planning required to successfully run a Kickstarter. It’s not that easy, I assure you. ” – Kyle
Special thanks to Kyle Carty for providing this recording.
Posthuman Studios discuss the upcoming release of Eclipse Phase 2nd Ed.
Points of discussion:
Changes to the original game
Audience Q & A
Noah, Patrick and Nathan talk about their experiences at Gen Con 2017 while Adam breathes loudly into the microphone (sorry).
Areas of Discussion: Gen Con 50, Lessons learned at Gen Con
TimeWatch, Delta Green, Ten Minutes to Kill, Red Flags, Unknown Armies.
Gen Con 2017 panel. Kyle Carty (Roll/Play), Andreas Walters (Metal Weave Games), Douglas Cole (IGDN), Jason Andrew (IGDN) discuss how to break into the RPG industry.
*Special thanks to Kyle Carty for providing this recording*
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 Tides, Edgar Cantero‘s Meddling Kids: A Novel, Knifepoint Horror podcast, and Italo Calvino’s Invisible Cities.
“Upwind is a narrative style RPG set in a strange alternate world of floating island nations, flying sailing ships, long lost technology, wild elemental powers, looming war and forgotten legacies.”
Jeff Barber, game designer and founder of Biohazard Games demos his new game Upwind at Gen Con 2016.