Welcome to the firsts episode of series 11! In this episode, we will be going over the Blades in the Dark system with Rhi, Josie and Minna from the Blades in the Dark actual play, The Magpies, and start creating a crew of amazing people together!
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Rhi: @Rhiannon42 (https://twitter.com/Rhiannon42)
Josie: @DragonGirlJosie (https://twitter.com/DragonGirlJosie)
Minna: @mynaminnarr (https://twitter.com/mynaminnarr)
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00:00:00 – Announcements
00:03:54 – Introductions
00:06:31 – What’s in a game? – Setting
00:10:19 – Materials needed
00:11:30 – What do characters do in this game?
00:13:56 – What’s unique about the game?
00:18:47 – History of the system
00:21:40 – Forged in the Dark
00:24:30 – Other things to know?
00:33:36 – Let’s make some people! – Available Playbooks
00:36:15 – Picking our crew type
00:39:27 – Picking playbooks
00:43:34 – Picking heritage – Background locations
00:53:21 – Picking backgrounds
00:59:42 – Episode Closer
01:01:35 – Show Blurbs!
Game systems and materials discussed in this episode:
- Blades in the Dark Core Rulebook
Opening: Meditation Impromptu 03 (http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Kevin_MacLeod/Calming/Meditation_Impromptu_03) by Kevin MacLeod (http://incompetech.com)
Clip 1: Bankrupt (http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Jahzzar/Onus/Bankrupt_master) by Jahzzar (http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Jahzzar/)
Clip 2: The Magpies main theme (https://themagpies.simplecast.fm/)
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