Pod Chatter Episode 22 – Using the Sand Castle

In this episode, Christopher and I chat about using the adventures created in our Sand Castle episodes. We don’t start out that way, we start talking about dice and dice rolls, continuing a conversation we were having off the mics. We also mention my son, Axel’s, voice work in an episode of the Redemption Podcast, another member of the RPG Academy Network.

Christopher has made a worksheet to help you list out your notes as you brainstorm through the Sand Castle process.

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Sandbox Episode 34 – Outer Wastes

In today’s episode, Christopher and I don our dusty rags, polish and load our ancient firearms and prepare to do battle against those who would steal our meager supplies. We do this to inspire you, dear listener! Don’t let our sacrifice be for nothing.

In this episode, we create an even for the Outer Wastes district, our post-apocalyptic district where everyone constantly must fight for survival. What is the event? Ferric Blight. If you want to know more, you’ll have to listen. But… be careful where you step!

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Cradle of Darkness Episode 7

The end of Cradle of Darkness has arrived! In this episode, we get to hear the fruit of the hunter cell’s plans. Will they destroy the nest of vampires? Will they discover the connection between Esmeralda and the Red Lady? Of course they will, because I wouldn’t have asked those questions, otherwise.

I’ve had a blast putting these episodes together for you and I do hope they’ve served as entertainment and inspiration. Please, enjoy.

Cradle of Darkness is a Hunter: the Vigil actual play run by Devon and played by Caleb of the RPG Academy, Kendall and Chris of the Redemption Podcast, Shane from Total Party Thrill and Eric from Openly Gamer Theater.

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Sand Castle Episode 5 – Mad A.I.

Sand Castle episodes are adventures almost ready to run at your table. All you need to do is create stats for the opposition, figure out the order when things will happen, and run with it! In this episode, Christopher and I have come up with some pretty fun ideas for a cyberpunk work where AIs are being kidnapped. Some are sequestered while others are driven mad. Give it a listen to find out why!

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Pod Chatter Episode 21 – Mixing Scifi & Fantasy

This episode is full of fantastic ideas. If you like science fiction and fantasy and want to combine elements to create your world for fiction or gaming, give this episode a listen. Christopher comes at it from the angle of adding fantasy elements into a science fiction world while I go the opposite route: adding scifi elements to a fantasy world. I hope you are inspired!

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Sandbox Episode 33 – Crater Colony

It’s that time again, when Christopher and I come at your hearing organs to blast you with sound waves designed and engineered to inspire you! During this Sandbox episode, we chat about Crater Colony, our cyberpunk district in the sandbox, and create and event! What ever could be happening?! The answer is “Black Flag Memory Chips”. They are really cool things and this episode is chock full of ideas. Enjoy!

PS: I’ve had a cold this week that’s left me rather exhausted in the evenings when I would normally edit the episode. So, I didn’t do much editing for this one, but wanted it out on time, anyway. Please excuse the issues that this episode has.

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Cradle of Darkness Episode 6

When we last left our hunter cell, a dark figure ambushed them in their flop house. Will they manage to drive off this intruder or will it put them in their place? Find out the answer to this question and listen to them develop their plan for the destruction of the vampire nest in La Joya Roja.

Cradle of Darkness is a Hunter: the Vigil actual play run by Devon and played by Caleb of the RPG Academy, Kendall and Chris of the Redemption Podcast, Shane from Total Party Thrill and Eric from Openly Gamer Theater.

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Sand Castle Episode 4 – The Pit – The Krampus

It’s the most, wonderful time, of the year!
With the kids disappearing
and everyone screaming, all full of fear!
It’s the most, wonderful time, of the year!

In this Sand Castle episode, Christopher and I visit The Pit to create our very own holiday horror story! Christopher brings in the legend of the Krampus to punish the bad children of The Pit while the PCs try to figure out why so many children have gone missing! Pair that with evil elves from another dimension and you have quite a wonderful adventure. Enjoy!

Episode Links

Shadow of the Demon Lord

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Pod Chatter Episode 20 – Being a Better Player

This episode is packed with useful advice and stories on being a better player. I know that we normally talk about GMing and GM advice, but we thought we’d give something to the players, without whom, there would be no games for we GMs.

Also, this episode was late because I got busy celebrating Thanksgiving and spending time with those people for whom I’m most thankful, my family and close personal friends. I’m also extremely thankful for you listeners and hope you also have a wonderful weekend.

Episode Links

Pulp Cthulhu
Starfinder
Shadow of the Demon Lord

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Cradle of Darkness Episode 5

This past Saturday was AcadeCon and AetherCon, so both Christopher and I were busy. So instead of going without or messing around with making schedules fit to record another night, we decided to release another episode of the Hunter actual play!

In this episode, the cell decides on a plan to deal with the vampires, and goes about collecting what they need to make that happen. The first combat happens and onlookers stare, stunned, at the violence the hunters bring.

Cradle of Darkness is a Hunter: the Vigil actual play run by Devon and played by Caleb of the RPG Academy, Kendall and Chris of the Redemption Podcast, Shane from Total Party Thrill and Eric from Openly Gamer Theater.

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