Author: blix

November 15, 2018

High Plains Samurai is an action heavy tabletop RPG. Play gunslingers, samurai, gangsters, barbarians, steampunks, and superpowered people on the brink of destruction. There is a world beyond our own steeped in darkness and struggling in the aftermath of a…

November 1, 2018

The following episode is a Detention episode. The game that we are reviewing has themes that may not be suitable for all listeners. The game we review in this episode is Hot Guys Making Out. As the title implies, the…

October 18, 2018

Victorious is a superhero steampunk RPG where heroes from the future have traveled back in time and altered the time-line. Through their influence, inadvertent or deliberate, technology has had a jump-start. A series of advancements, based on steam-driven technology, have arisen.…

October 4, 2018

Cortex Prime is a highly modular analog game system that focuses on storytelling and the ability to switch out blocks of core rules like Lego bricks. With a very basic primary set of rules for running the game, mechanics, and…

September 20, 2018

Swords and Wizardry Light provides fast play for new players. However, it also has a lot of nostalgia for the grizzled rpg veterans. The game can be played with only a few minutes of setup. Players simply need pen, paper,…

September 6, 2018

Children of the Fall is a post-cataclysmic game with a Lord of the Flies vibe where the players play children around their teen years. All the adults are mindless, vicious savages trying to eat them and when a child reaches…

August 23, 2018

Lucid Dreams is core RPG system. It uses a d10 pool system geared toward the darker, grittier, aspects of role-playing; handling anything from Stone Age to near-future settings. Popular settings such as the world of H.P. Lovecraft will port easily…

August 9, 2018

Season 2 opens with two new hosts, James “Jay Cee” Carpio and Spence. The crew interviews Jeff Talanian about his game Astonishing Swordsmen and Sorcerers of Hyperborea. It’s an awesome OSR game that hearkens back to Robert E. Howard’s pulp-fiction tales. James…

August 8, 2018

Satine and Chad interview John Wick about the second edition of 7th Sea and John runs them on a full adventure. This is the last show of Season 1 and the last episode with Chad and Satine. Get ready for…

August 4, 2018

Chad and Satine talk with Mike Mason about Call of Cthulhu 7th edition. Both join Mike for a short adventure to show how the game’s mechanics work. This adventure is longer than the usual demo but shorter than a full-on…