Tag Archives: Cooperative Games

Episode 14: Candyland – Bullet Points!

NPC Cast Episode 14: Candyland – Bullet Points!

In this episode, we take a crack at redesigning Candyland via the best thing ever, BULLET POINTS! Also: Chris likes to think, Aaron thinks kids should read, and Del introduces a new character for the kids! (57min)

Some things we discuss on this podcast:

Candyland WIKI – Pretty much what you assume it is.

Watch It Played – A youtube channel about board games!

SPARK RPG – An awesome-looking RPG by Jason Pitre!

Jennisodes Podcast – A podcast that focuses mainly on interviews.

Castle Ravenloft – An Origins-Award-Winning board game by Wizards of the Coast.

Space Cadets– A co-op board game…in space!

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Episode 13: Jerry Hawthorne!

NPC Cast Episode 13: Jerry Hawthorne!

In this episode, we get the chance to interview Mice and Mystics designer Jerry Hawthorne about how he got started in the industry, Plaid Hat Games, and gives us the scoop as to what is on the horizon for our herodents! (Do you see what we did there?!) Woo! (65min)

Some things we discuss on this podcast:

Watch It Played – A youtube channel about board games!

Bioshock Infinite – The boardgame by Isaac Vega and Plaid Hat Games!

InkedPlaymats.com – A company that makes custom playmats for TCG’s and other games!

Delvers’ Podcast – An actual play podcast that is awesome, check it out!

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Episode 12: (chain)Mailbag.

NPC Cast Episode 12: (chain)Mailbag.

On this episode, the guys answer some viewer emails! Del says you’re fired, and Chris and Aaron give what can only be described as patently terrible dating advice. The guys also share their favorite Podcats, plus so much more! (47min)

Some links which may be useful while this episode seeps into your ears and nests:

Shade’s LARP List – A place to find LARPs in your area.

Nearby Gamers – A place to find games of all types in your area.

One World By Night – A listing of WoD LARPs.

Mind’s Eye Society – Yet another listing for WoD LARPs!

Bits and Mortar – The pro-brick-and-mortar ebook initiative.

Podcasts we mention:

This American Life

The Giant Bombcast

Real Time with Bill Maher

Convert to Raid

2 GMs, 1 Mic

Flip the Table

Role-Playing Public Radio

Jank Cast

Ken and Robin Talk About Stuff

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NPC CAST EPISODE 6!

NPC Cast Episode 6: Bullet Points (MP3)

In this week’s episode the guys chat about cooperative tabletop games! Also: Del enables Chris, and Aaron definitely doesn’t get a sweet new nickname that we will call him for the rest of his life! (58min)

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NPC Cast Episode 1!

NPC Cast Episode 1: Choo Choo (MP3)

Here it is! The Big 0-1! In this inaugural episode of NPC Cast we discuss what Game Masters can do when their campaigns go off the rails, Chris has an out of body experience, Aaron dumps dexterity, and Del has an MtG relapse! (48min)

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