Category Archives: Call of Cthulhu

Episode 97: The Good Friends go to extremes in gaming

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Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS We’re back and we’re heading into uncomfortable territory. This is our discussion about extreme subject matter in games. As you might surmise, the conversation gets a little unpleasant at … Continue reading

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Episode 95 – The Good Friends scan the Mythos for science fiction

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Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS We’re back and we’re setting our long-range scanners to search the cosmos for the insidious influence of the Mythos. One of the things that set Lovecraft’s work apart … Continue reading

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The Private Life of Elder Things

The Private Life of Elder Things by Adrian Tchaikovsky, Keris McDonald and Adam Gauntlett. Published 2016 by The Alchemy Press. Reviewed by Scott Dorward. We discuss weird fiction occasionally on The Good Friends of Jackson Elias, but when we do, … 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: iTunes | 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. This … 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 page. This video discusses when to roll dice, … Continue reading

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