Firefly: Episode 2

Pauku and Nicky flail at picking up a new heat sync after botching a simple mail delivery. Meanwhile, Tryst and Eve have both and easier and harder time with their mission moving illicit goods.

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EPISODE 21: The Monster Within pt. 5

Moriah races against the clock to avert another crisis as the full implications of the threat facing Revenant are revealed. But when they realize fire and willpower alone won’t get to the root of the problem, Martha and the other Hunters have to try something new and unfamiliar, and make some choices they can’t take back. In the process, they learn something about magic, and…community???

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25. Okay, Let’s Redesign Noirlandia

We try redesigning Noirlandia, one of our other roleplaying games, in one hour!

308. Hearts of Wulin Part 2

Gentle Wu is in bad shape, Yishan has a mystery over bad books to unravel, and Puja tries to keep the world from falling apart.


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The Blame Game Episode Six

The investigation into the names Triskaad supplied begins and leads to a strange escapade involving bingo, a man named Duke, and talk of infrastructure.

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Series 16.3 – Hearts of Wulin with Lowell Francis [The Gauntlet] and Agatha Cheng [Asians Represent] (Discussion)

This is the final of the 16th series, and we’ll be discussing Hearts of Wulin, a Powered by the Apocalypse wuxia RPG with creators Agatha Cheng from the Asians Represent podcast and Lowell Francis from The Gauntlet podcast. We are also joined by a guest co-host, Adira Slattery, fellow One Shot Network individual from the A Woman With Hollow Eyes twitch stream and podcast.


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Agatha Cheng

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00:00:00 – Announcements

00:03:16 – Introductions

00:14:17 – D20 for your thoughts?

00:22:52 – How does character creation in this game stack up against others?

00:31:03 – How do the mechanics of character creation reinforce the feel of Hearts of Wulin?

00:35:41 – How does character creation set a player’s expectations for playing a session?

00:37:17 – Biggest flaw?

00:44:36 – What was it like designing within the PbtA framework?

00:52:45 – What themes did you want to incorporate in this game?

00:59:02 – How would this group fair in a typical game? / Fanfiction

01:07:27 – How does this game lend to character development?

01:11:54 – Take it up a level!

01:17:24 – Episode Closer

01:21:51 – Show Blurbs


Opening: Meditation Impromptu 03 (http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Kevin_MacLeod/Calming/Meditation_Impromptu_03) by Kevin MacLeod (http://incompetech.com)

Clip 1: The Gauntlet Main theme (https://www.gauntlet-rpg.com/)

Clip 2: Asians Represent Main theme (http://oneshotpodcast.com/interview-discussion/asians-represent/)

Main Theme: Hero (Remix) (http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Steve_Combs/Principal_Photography_1493/11_Hero_Remix) by Steve Combs (http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Steve_Combs/)

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Hearts of Wulin

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Episode 7: A Cold Reception, A Warm Welcome

With their old friend Davis in tow, the Dogs stumble upon a little town on the prairie. Hig narrowly avoids the tall grass, Emmet appreciates the finer things, Ines is a model house-guest, and Zadie dreams up a new friend.

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John Wyatt “Hig” Higgins played by Michael Ben Silva
Emmett Marlow played by Mahaffay
Zadie Marlow played by Madge Witt
Inés Sanz played by Minna Reilly
and Paulomi Pratap as the game runner

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Emily E. Meo

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The Orpheus Protocol with Rob Stith

The Orpheus Protocol is an RPG as well as an actual-play podcast. Creator Rob Stith takes us through the evolution of the game and how running an AP as a living playtest has affected his process.

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The Blame Game Episode Five

Following a short break, it’s time for Lions, Cleo, and Local to meet with Triskaad and start moving on the information they’ve collected.

The Blame Game Episode Four

The party briefly enjoys some well-deserved rest.