Author

About the Author
Meghan Dornbrock knows that books are true magic, and has a weak spot for storytelling rogue-kings. An artist, animator, and all-around games enthusiast, she’s fascinated by the many different ways there are to tell a good story and is eager to see what’ll come next. Eventually she will die on Mars, but currently she lives in the uncool part of Brooklyn. Follow her on twitter or on her website.

Arms of the Tide: Episode Zero And Setting Primer

Welcome to Arms of the Tide! Meet the setting and learn a thing or two about the cast and characters this episode!

73. CAPERS Noir with Craig Campbell

Craig Campbell of Nerdburger Games is here to talk about CAPERS and CAPERS Noir – a superpowered gangster game and its mysterious supplement – that utilize playing cards to enhance the play experience.

CAPERS

CAPERS Noir on Kickstarter

NERBURGERS

Craig on twitter

NerdburgerGames

Nerburger Show

72. Going on a Zine Quest with Aaron King

Aaron King chats about what a zine is and what RPG zines offer to the gamespace. We talk about format, function, and selling out with Kickstarter’s Zine Quest.

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71. Doug Geisler Will Help You Beat the Boss

Long-time union organizer Doug Geisler was trained to help people using role-playing, and now his new role-playing game will train you to organize a labor union so you can Beat the Boss! We talk about learning through narrative and failure.

GET ORGANIZED

Beat the Boss on Kickstarter

Practical Fox

Doug on twitter

70. More Kittens with Cheyenne and Stentor

The Glittercats are BACK with More Kittens! Cheyenne and Stentor take us through all the new new new to be found in this supplement to Laser Kittens – new cards, new playsets, and new kitten games! So much modifying, where do we start?

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EPISODE 3: Welcome to Revenant pt. 3

The National Parks Service works hard, but the monsters in the forest work harder. With campers missing, obstacles at every turn, and the clock ticking steadily onward, our heroines are running out of time to come together and track down a force they are only just beginning to understand. What’s out there? And can it be stopped?

Episode 4: Implicit Theories of Playership

The Session Zero duo discuss what it might mean to be a player at the table, including player expectations, norms, and styles of play.

Worldbuilding Through Character Creation with Aaron and Jeff

Hosts Aaron Catano-Saez and Jeff Stormer of All My Fantasy Children are here to celebrate their addition to the network and to have a real NICE chat about how they build the world of Fantasy one character at a time.

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EPISODE 2: Welcome to Revenant pt. 2

We don’t know what park rangers do. Nobody knows what park rangers do. Are they real? Hard to say. This episode is full of crimes against the government and the state of Alaska, but it’s also full of intrigue, mystery, and evidence that leads to some upsetting conclusions about the situation in the Gates of the Arctic. Can Moriah convince the others she’s on the right track? Or will the monster claim another victim?

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EPISODE 1: Welcome to Revenant pt. 1

A scream rings out in the Gates of the Arctic, setting in motion a chain of events that will unravel a terrifying mystery and bring together a tough-as-nails park ranger, a young conspiracy theorist, and a reclusive trapper. None of them can solve it on their own, but with no reason to trust each other, will they get to the bottom of it before disaster strikes again?