Monthly Archives: November 2016

Episode 92 – The Good Friends get stuck in the middle

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Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS We’re back and we’re continuing our analysis of the structure of roleplaying games. RPG scenarios are similar in form to stories, even if they become more chaotic … Continue reading

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Episode 91 addendum: the music of Brian Lavelle

There was a major omission in the show notes for episode 91. During the episode, we discussed the use of ambient music to build atmosphere in games. I recommended the music of Brian Lavelle and promised to link to his … Continue reading

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Episode 91 – The Good Friends start at the very beginning

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Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS We’re back and we’re ready to start at the beginning. No, this doesn’t mean that we’re recycling episode 1. Instead, we are trying something a bit new. … Continue reading

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Call of Cthulhu Explained – Part 3 Skill Rolls (Video)

This is the third in the series of videos explaining the Call of Cthulhu rules. Parts 1 and 2 can be found by clicking on the Videos tab at the top of the┬ápage. This video discusses when to roll dice, … Continue reading

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