We met a lot of fans of RPPR at this year’s meetup and here’s the recording! We talk a little about RPPR, answer questions, have some trivia contests for listeners, and of course dissect an…interesting RPG, Maid. Enjoy!
Gen Con 2017 has come and gone and boy did we have a great time! Between playing a lot of great games, recording podcasts, and meeting up with the RPPR community, we barely got any sleep! Special guests George and Jen of Eclectic Eccentricities join Aaron, Tom, Dan, Michelle, and I as we discuss our experiences. Learn about a bunch of new games and find out what we recorded for the podcast.
Games mentioned in this podcast in no particular order
- Delta Green: Observer Effect
- Tentacle Bento
- When I Dream (described as Sweet Dreams by mistake in the podcast)
- Settlers of Catan: Explorers and Pirates
- Wild Skies
- Lovecraft Letter
- Word Slam
- Letter Tycoon
- Twilight Imperium 4th Edition
- Bears vs. Babies
Song: Pyxis by HOME
News: We are running a giveaway of five copies of Rise of the Dungeon Master, a graphic novel biography of Gary Gygax. If you want to enter, post a picture of your favorite D&D character sheet in the comments or tweet it @rosspayton with the hashtag #DnDRPPRCharacterSheet. We will pick the winners on May 10.
Synopsis: Running published (or canned) adventures is often fun but challenging. Dan, Tom, and I discuss what we like in published scenarios. I focus on the last six Delta Green scenarios I ran from our recent Working Group Icarus campaign from Kali Ghati to Observer Effect. There will be no post mortem of Icarus because they were just published scenarios strung together but this is as close as we’ll get to it. We also have shout outs and anecdotes!
- Rise of the Dungeon Master: A fascinating look into the life of D&D’s creators and how the game came to be.
- Mystery Science Theater 3000: New season is finally on Netflix! Check it out!
- Radio Free Deimos: A HC SVNT Dracones podcast
- Microscope: A RPG/storytelling game about creating a civilization or community.
- Conan Exiles: A survival action game set in the world of Conan the Barbarian.
- Gantz 0: A CGI animated sci-fi horror movie based on a long running manga series. Shit is nuts.
- Stellaris: A 4X sci-fi computer game from Paradox.
- X-Risks: The newest Eclipse Phase book is now out in print!
- Bestiary 6: I haven’t had time to review it yet but it does have stats for Krampus. He is CR 21.