Tag Archives: Savage Worlds

Trappers – Campaign Crucible

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In this episode campaign crucible episode, the guys take suggestions from Patreon and make a random table! (63min)

Things you may be interested in:

Quadropolis

Manifest Destiny (Comic Series)

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Episode 62 – Space Opera.

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In this episode, the guys chat about the Space Opera genre! (64min)

Things you may be interested in:

Battlecon– A card game that recreates the playstyle of classic 2D fighting games!

Dangerous Covenants- A sourcebook for Star Wars Edge of the Empire!

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Episode 54: You Want RPGs.

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In this episode, we tell you hot to get started playing RPGs! (70min)

Things you may be interested in:

Dungeons and Dragons– You know what this is, right?

Pathfinder- An RPG based off of D&D 3.5!

Savage Worlds- A generic RPG system!

Fate Accelerated- An even lighter version of the popular game FATE CORE!

FIASCO– A story-telling game for friends.

Hillfolk– The new RPG by Robin Laws!

Warmachine: Vengeance – An upcoming expansion for the Warmachine Miniatures Game!

On a Roll:Level Up Your RPG – A book full of theories and advice on how to both play and run RPGs!

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Episode 49: Supe Du Jour.

NPC Cast Episode 49: Supe Du Jour.

In this episode, the guys talk about the Superhero genre as it relates to RPGs! (64min)

Some things we discuss on this episode:

Mutants and Masterminds, Champions, Silver Age Sentinels, Big Eyes Small Mouth, Mutant City Blues, Rotted Capes, Necessary Evil, Base Raiders – All of which are Superhero RPGs.

Titans Tactics- A skirmish board game!

DC Deckbuilding: Heroes Unite- An expansion to the DC Deckbuilder!

High Command: Big Guns– An expansion to Warmachine: High Command!

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Episode 45: Barnstormers.

NPC Cast Episode 45: Barnstormers.

In this episode, the guys hit you with another Campaign Crucible! (75min)

Some things we discuss on this episode:

Extra-Life.org: The guys played 25 hours straight for charity!

Dread: An amazing horror RPG utilizing a Jenga tower!

Ryuutama: A sweet-looking Japanese RPG that is being translated to English!

The GUMSHOE System: A great RPG system designed for investigation-oriented games!

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Episode 32: Vidya Games.

NPC Cast Episode 32: Vidya Games.

In this Bullet Points episode the NPCs take on the challenge of designing board games based on old-school video games! (66min)

Some things we discuss on this episode:

Weird Wars Rome– A Kickstarter for an awesome new Savage Worlds setting!

The Secret History of Dominion– A design diary by Dominion creator, Donald X. Vaccarino.

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Total Party Kill – The Branch of the Jeweled Tree – Episode 5

TPK: The Branch of the Jeweled Tree – Episode 5

Welcome to the NPC Cast ACTUAL PLAY! The guys are joined by their friends Matt S. and Matt C. as they adventure in a “Shinto-Punk” setting using the Savage Worlds system! Casual Encounter- Z4Z (Zeppelin for Zeppelin).

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Episode 30: Mendrances and Beneflaws.

NPC Cast Episode 30: Mendrances and Beneflaws.

In this episode the NPCs chat about benefits, merits, flaws, and hindrances…and feats…and skills…and powers too. Oh, and aspects…and obligations. (65min)

Some things we discuss on this episode:

Titanium Wars: An “interstellar empire-building card game” by Iello.

Magic the Gathering: Theros Artwork: What it says on the tin.

Giant Bomb.com: An awesome multimedia site about video games!

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Total Party Kill – The Branch of the Jeweled Tree – Episode 4

TPK: The Branch of the Jeweled Tree – Episode 4

Welcome to the NPC Cast ACTUAL PLAY! The guys are joined by their friends Matt S. and Matt C. as they adventure in a “Shinto-Punk” setting using the Savage Worlds system! That’s no moon.

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Total Party Kill – The Branch of the Jeweled Tree – Episode 3

TPK: The Branch of the Jeweled Tree – Episode 3

Welcome to the NPC Cast ACTUAL PLAY! The guys are joined by their friends Matt S. and Matt C. as they adventure in a “Shinto-Punk” setting using the Savage Worlds system! That’s no moon.

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Total Party Kill – The Branch of the Jeweled Tree – Episode 2

TPK: The Branch of the Jeweled Tree – Episode 2

Welcome to the NPC Cast ACTUAL PLAY! The guys are joined by their friends Matt S. and Matt C. as they adventure in a “Shinto-Punk” setting using the Savage Worlds system! Voice acting optimal!

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Total Party Kill- The Branch of the Jeweled Tree – Episode 1

TPK: The Branch of the Jeweled Tree – Episode 1

Welcome to the NPC Cast ACTUAL PLAY! The guys are joined by their friends Matt S. and Matt C. as they adventure in a “Shinto-Punk” setting using the Savage Worlds system! Surf’s up!

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Episode 23: The Campaign Crucible!

NPC Cast Episode 23: The Campaign Crucible!

cru·ci·ble  – Noun

1) A ceramic or metal container in which metals or other substances may be melted or subjected to very high temperatures.
2) A place or occasion of severe test or trial: “the crucible of combat”.

In this episode, the guys each introduce 1 ingredient and forge a campaign concept from all 3! (61min)

Some things we discuss on this episode:

Savage Worlds: A universal RPG that can accommodate a variety of settings.

Fate Core: A pay-what-you-want RPG from Fred Hicks and the folks at Evil Hat.

Spark RPG: An RPG by Jason Pitre.

Kingdom RPG: A World-Buiding RPG that is on Kickstarter now!

Welcome to Night Vale: A fictional podcast in the style of community updates. With mysterious happenings!

Free RPG Day: A day, for Free RPG’s.

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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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