Agatha Cheng

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.

Announcements:

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Guests and Projects:

Agatha Cheng

Lowell Francis

Adira Slattery

Timestamps:

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

Music:

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/)

Our characters:

Games discussed this episode:

Hearts of Wulin

Our Podcast:

Character Creation Cast:

Amelia Antrim:

Ryan Boelter:

Our Website: http://www.charactercreationcast.com

Our Network: http://oneshotpodcast.comNetwork Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/oneshotpodcast

Series 16.2 – Hearts of Wulin with Lowell Francis [The Gauntlet] and Agatha Cheng [Asians Represent] (Creation Continued)

This is the second episode of the 16th series, and we’ll be finishing up character creation for 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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Hearts of Wulin ft. Agatha!

You read that right, Agatha not only co-hosts this episode but is also the guest of honour! In her words, she’s the co-guest!

New Shambala #1 – New Beginnings

Masks: New Shambala is here! Get to know Tommy (Daniel), Naomi (Jayd), and Jhangir (Ammar) as they navigate high school, life with powers, and family.

If you have questions about this episode’s themes, suggestions, or anything else related to Asians Represent, get in touch with us on Twitter/Instagram @aznsrepresent, Facebook/aznsrepresent, or at aznsrepresent@oneshotpodcast.com.

Follow Ammar on Twitter @ammarijaz and Jayd @jadymaty

Music: Journey by Jay Hifive & Broken Elegance

Jay Hifive:
@jayhifive
www.youtube.com/user/jonas9907
twitter.com/jayhifive
www.facebook.com/Jay-Hifive-1089856187693993

Broken Elegance:
twitter.com/BrokenElegancee
www.youtube.com/user/BrokenEleganceMusic
www.facebook.com/BrokenElegance/
@brokenelegance

March Bonus: Magical Girls ft. Brother Ming

Brother Ming is a designer of print-and-play fan games that you can download for free! They joined Daniel and Agatha for a discussion of the widely known, but perhaps also misunderstood “magical girl” genre!

If you have questions about this episode’s theme, the games discussed, or anything else related to Asians Represent, get in touch with us on Twitter/Instagram @aznsrepresent, Facebook/aznsrepresent, or at aznsrepresent@oneshotpodcast.com.

Follow Brother Ming on Twitter @BrotherMingMing

Music: Intro: Good Vibes by DJ Quads https://soundcloud.com/aka-dj-quads

Outro: Explore by Ikson https://www.soundcloud.com/ikson

Welcome to Masks: New Shambala ft. Ammar Ijaz

It’s time. The very first Asians Represent actual play! Daniel, Agatha, and Jayd were joined by fellow Torontonian Ammar Ijaz for session zero of Masks: A New Generation. Set in a city of our own creation – New Shambala – this will be a series of romantic ups and downs, action, and family drama!

February Bonus: Outdoor Skills & Gaming ft. Jeeyon Shim

Daniel and Jayd hung out with game designer, outdoor skills educator, and wilderness first responder Jeeyon Shim to talk about cultivating connections to nature through gaming.

Ep 5 – Re-envisioning Cyberpunk ft. Banana Chan

Are there problems with the current state of cyberpunk? Daniel and Agatha sat down with TTRPG/LARP designer Banana Chan to discuss the past, present, and future of the cyberpunk genre.

If you have questions about this episode’s theme, the games discussed, or anything else related to Asians Represent, get in touch with us on Twitter/Instagram @aznsrepresent, Facebook/aznsrepresent, or at aznsrepresent@oneshotpodcast.com

Follow Banana Chan on Twitter @banana_chan_vid

Music: Intro: Good Vibes by DJ Quads https://soundcloud.com/aka-dj-quads

Outro: Explore by Ikson https://www.soundcloud.com/ikson