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27. D. Vincent and Meguey Baker

To celebrate one year of Backstory, Alex brings on indie legends and Apocalypse World co-creators Meguey and D. Vincent Baker. Topics range from sex education to censorship to masonic initiation ceremonies and quilt preservation – and yes, it’s all related to game design.

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Satanic Panic Episode 8 – Inspector Acht

The team returns from their mission out to Talawanda High school only to come under fire from a brand new threat. They must defend themselves from an inter-office investigation.

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59. Quinn Wilson

This Episode features Quinn Wilson of the Swallows of the South podcast. During this interview we discuss how his brother got him into tabletop, what it is like introducing new people to lore-dense games, and his efforts to expand the inclusiveness of the tabletop community.

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181. Triniton Part 3

Having maneuvered themselves outside the chow compound our heroes are incredibly close to acquiring a crystal, which will allow them to fund a public concert. All they have to do is keep Dusty’s eyes on the mission and curb Vincent’s thirst for vengeance.

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BONUS: Gencon 2016 Headspace Part 2

James sits down with Mark Richardson and some friends to run character creation for Headspace.

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26. Modding 13th Age with J Michael Bestul

Heroes, it has been a HECK of a year, and we’re going out with a bang. J Michael Bestul gives us some hot tips on how to get the most out of modding 13th Age, which is a pretty rad system to begin with. Plus, a little waxing nostalgic in the intro and not one but TWO hidden kitties! Don’t ever say we never gave you nothing.

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Hosts

james

James D'Amato

One Shot, Campaign, Critical Success
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Alex Roberts

Backstory
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Meghan Dornbrock

Modifier

Jim McClure

Talking Tabletop, Satanic Panic
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Pranks Paul

ADVENTURE
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Darcy Ross

A WOMAN WITH HOLLOW EYES
Aly

Aly Grauer

WARDA
Drew

Drew Mierzejewski

WARDA
MikeTemp

Mike Migdall

NEO SCUM

Daniel Kwan

ASIANS REPRESENT!
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Hannah Shaffer

DESIGN DOC

Amelia & Ryan

character creation cast
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Victoria Rogers

BROADSWORDS
HC2k18- system mastery

Jef & Jon

System Mastery