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Ep 4 – How to Play as an Asian Character (If You Aren’t Asian)

Daniel and Agatha sat down with Clio Yu-Su Davis, a game designer, and interactive media writer, to discuss how to play as Asian characters if you aren’t Asian.

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?

Character Evolution Cast E08 – Lessons Learned

On this end-of-the-year episode of Character Evolution Cast we sit down with Dusty and Mike of the RPG Lessons Learned podcast to discuss how we can improve our games the same way we improve our lives: by acknowledging failures, celebrating victories, and giving open and honest feedback.

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287. Hark! It’s Santa Part 2

Now beset by a mysterious substance known as “snow” or “thicc water” our desert planet cultists must track this phenomenon to its source in order to preserve their way of life.

HARK! IT’S SANTA
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68. Design and Redesign with Jason Morningstar

Jason Morningstar is here to talk about Fiasco In A Box, among many many other things. We chat about redesigning your own work versus redesigning that of someone else, as well as how to know when it might be time to pass the reigns. We talk about game formats, zero-prep RPGs, and social responsibility in game design.

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Skyjacks: Episode 7

Gable’s battle begins on the deck of The Civility as Jonnit and Travis work to move the cargo out of the bay doors, while Dref and the Captain try to sabotage the rudder.

CONTENT WARNING
Violence
Strong Language

MUSIC
Arne Parrott
Temple Bell Huge” Recorded by Mike Koenig 
“Division” Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
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EDITING
James D’Amato

INSPIRATION
The Decemberists
Illimat

SYSTEM
Genesys

286. Hark! It’s Santa Part 1

The inhabitants of a strange desert pant full of sentient super cacti and wolves inter bread with salamanders discover a strange sleigh shaped pod that crashed on the surface of their world.

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Character Creation Cast Cold Cuts Christmas Special

Welcome to a special holiday episode of Character Creation Cast! In this episode, Amelia and Ryan share some of their favorite cuts from all of their cold open recording sessions! So, come with us, and take a listen behind the scenes on this wild journey through time!

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74. James Mendez Hodes

James Mendez Hodes is a Filipino-American writer, game designer, cultural consultant, and martial artist who knows which kind of sword Alex should use. If you’re curious about Heian or Sengoku period Japan, or about playing other cultures or historical periods in general, listen in!

Consider this a companion piece to an upcoming episode of ONE SHOT in which Alex will be running Kagematsu!

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Thousand Arrows
An extremely useful post on best practices for historical gameplay
Fist City
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