Tag Archives: Miniatures

Episode 100!

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The guys go long! Recorded live, the NPCs answer questions from the NPC Cast Universe! (104min)

Things you may be interested in:

Mordheim – City of the Damned
World of Warcraft
The Mono-Black Pox Deck that NPC Chris modeled his after.

 

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Episode 96 – Malifaux System Mastery!

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In this episode, the guys gush about Malifaux, the miniatures game from Wyrd Games! (64min)

Things you may be interested in:

Malifaux. Duh.

Handcannon Online

Machi Koro

 

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Episode 85 – We At Gencon!

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This week, the guys are at Gencon. NPC Chris took some time to chat with friend-PCs Tony and Matt about what they were excited about! Next week, we’ll be back with our regularly scheduled program! (36min)

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Episode 55 – Trad Games.

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In this episode, we chat about traditional games! SUPER traditional! (64min)

Things you may be interested in:

Iron Edda: War of Metal and Bone– An epic Norse fantasy setting for FATE Core!

Hero Forge Customizable 3-D Miniatures– Entirely customizable figures on-demand!

The Magic the Gathering movie announcement

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Episode 40- Expansion.

NPC Cast Episode 40: Expansion.

In this episode, the guys chat about expansions for tabletop games! (60min)

Some things we discuss on this episode:

Hyperbolegames.com– A blog by game designer Grant Rodiek.

Daniel Solis’ blog– A blog, for prolific game designer Daniel Solis.

Mind’s Eye Theater- A Vampire LARP!

Shadowrun RPG– You know what this is.

Bones 2– A whole ton of minis!

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Episode 34: Game N Shake.

NPC Cast Episode 34: Game N Shake.

In this episode NPC Chris and NPC Aaron break down their Gencon trip, including how they got wrapped up in the judging for an awesome board game competition! (56min)

Some Tons of things we discuss on this episode:

Gencon– The largest games convention in North America!

Tabletop Deathmatch– A Tabletop Game design contest by the folks over at Cards Against Humanity.

MERCS– A skirmish miniatures game about corporations vying for power!

Krosmaster Arena– A tactics-style mines/board game!

Angry DM– Friend of the show, and Angry Dungeon Master.

Old School Hack – A Free RPG from Kirin Robinson

2 GMs 1 Mic– A roleplaying podcast we highly recommend!

The Writer Next Door– A blog by industry editor John Adamus

Watch It Played– A youtube channel that teaches you how to play awesome board games!

Secret Cabal– A bi-weekly podcast about tabetop games.

Spark RPG– An RPG set in the FATE system by Jason Pitre.

Our Last Best Hope – A great DM-less indy RPG by Mark Diaz Truman.

Legacy: Gears of Time– A time-travelling board game by Ben Harkins.

Dark Age– A d20 based skirmish minis game.

Dropzone Commander – A 10mm sci-fi minis game of mass combat.

Brushfire– A miniatures game featuring historical parody, where animals have surpassed humans.

Dwarven Miner– A fantasy set-collecting game by Mike Richie.

Loading Ready Run– A comedy troupe, and producers of videos for the internet.

Dammit Liz– Event planner, and producer to the (geek) stars.

Hillfolk– An RPG by esteemed designer Robin Laws.

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NPC Cast Episode 15: A is for Alignment.

NPC Cast Episode 15: A is for Alignment

In this episode the guys talk a bit about Alignment systems in role-playing games, and how players and GM’s can best utilize them! Also: Aaron goes for the long con, Chris has a bad feeling about this, and Del goes robo! Oh yeah, and Taylor Swift.(58min)

Some things we discuss on this episode:

The Angry DM – Unabashedly opinionated DM advice.

Twisted Geeks Podcast – A podcast hosted by a few friends of the show!

Star Wars X-Wing – A Star Wars miniatures game by Fantasy Flight.

The Best Thing Ever.

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EPISODE 11: So you want to get into: Miniatures Games.

NPC CAST Episode 11: So you want to get into: Miniatures Games.

Have you ever wondered to yourself, how can I get into minis gaming? Well, on this episode the guys chat with minis aficionado Kris about just that! He explains what a minis game is, and goes through the basic steps you need to know in order to pick up and play one today! (39min)

Some links you may find useful while perusing this episode:

Games Workshop – Maker of a plethora of miniatures games, including Warhammer and Warhammer 40,000.

Privateer Press – Maker of Warmachine and Hordes.

Infinity – A miniatures game created by European gaming company Corvus Belli.

Flames of War – A miniatures games based in WWII.

Malifaux – A miniatures game created by Wyrd Miniatures.

CoolMiniOrNot – A site which features some of the best painted miniatures from around the world!

Beasts of War – A Youtube channel featuring news and programming for tabletop gaming!

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NPC CAST EPISODE 3!

NPC Cast Episode 3: Power Creep & Character Sheeps (MP3)

“Those boards don’t work on water; you need more powwwwwaaaa!” This week the guys talk about the concept of “power creep” in game design, across a wide variety of game types. Chris also snap keeps hands with Savannah Lions, Del hangs up the magical dark wizard costume, and Aaron talks about a game bringing dungeon crawling back! (49min)

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