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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.

Character Evolution Cast E03 – 8 Kinds of Fun with Jim McClure

On the third episode of Character Evolution Cast we sit down with Jim McClure, host of the Talking Tabletop podcast, designer of Reflections and Satanic Panic and owner of Third Act Publishing to learn about how the theory of the 8 kinds of fun can help players hone in on their interests and communicate with their GMs for the best play experience. Read More

58. Behind the Masc with Brie Sheldon and Tracy Barnett

Behind the Masc in a game zine looking to re-envision masculinity through the eyes of non-cisgender masculine creators. Brie Sheldon, the project lead, and Tracy Barnett, one of the contributors, join me to talk about what’s in the zine and why it’s so important. Behind the Masc is on Kickstarter right now!

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Series 6.3 – Blue Planet with Rich Howard and Jeff Barber (Discussion)

This is the third episode of the 6th series where we will be covering Blue Planet, a science fiction RPG by Biohazard Games. We are joined by Rich Howard and Jeff Barber to discuss character creation in the Blue Planet system, their history with gaming, and why they love this game!

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Ep 33: Rest For The Wicked (w/ Corie Anderson)

Venturing deep into the wilderness of Blister’s domain, the four friends find their demons in the darkness. The past may grasp and the future growl but the present, at least, is rest. For now.

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Series 6.2 – Blue Planet with Rich Howard and Jeff Barber (Creation Continued)

This is the second episode of the 6th series where we will be covering Blue Planet, a science fiction RPG by Biohazard Games. We are joined by Rich Howard and Jeff Barber to finish learning about the system, and then we start, and finish, creating characters together!

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57. Rebuilding Legacy with Jay Iles

Jay Iles joins us this week to talk about Legacy, a Powered by the Apocalypse game that examines all the ways one might create a legacy as their family rebuilds itself in a strange new world. We chat about his LARP inspired design choices as well as the diverse new scenarios other writers brought to Legacy’s core premise.

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Series 6.1 – Blue Planet with Rich Howard and Jeff Barber (Creation)

This episode starts the 6th series where we will be covering Blue Planet, a science fiction RPG by Biohazard Games. We are joined by Rich Howard and Jeff Barber to learn about this system before we start creating characters together.

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Character Evolution Cast E02 – 3 Dimensional Characters with John Adamus

On today’s episode, we sit down with author, game designer and creative coach John Adamus to discuss what we can do to make our characters more three dimensional when we bring them to the table.

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Series 5.3 – Edge of the Empire with Chris Emily and Michael (Discussion)

This episode continues where we left off last episode, creating characters for Edge of the Empire, a Star Wars RPG by Fantasy Flight Games. We are joined by Chris, Emily and Michael from the Redemption podcast to finish creating our group of characters.

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Series 5.2 – Edge of the Empire with Chris Emily and Michael (Creation Continued)

This episode continues where we left off last episode, creating characters for Edge of the Empire, a Star Wars RPG by Fantasy Flight Games. We are joined by Chris, Emily and Michael from the Redemption podcast to finish creating our group of characters.

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