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Episode 31: Zone of Comfort.

NPC Cast Episode 31: Zone of Comfort.

In this episode the NPCs chat about when players should be coaxed out of their comfort zones! (61min)

Some things we discuss on this episode:

Mark Rosewater’s Twitter: The Twitter page for a former Roseanne writer. Also, the lead designer for some card game.

Artemis 2.0: A spaceship bridge simulator.

Warhammer Invasion: An LCG from Fantasy Flight Games!

Castle Dice: A dice-drafting game from Luke Peterschmidt.

 

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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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