One Shot

One Shot is a podcast dedicated to role playing games and the fascinating narratives that evolve out of them. every month, Game Master James D’Amato will guide a new group of players through a different one shot adventure.

400. A Green Hour Part 1

James and Jeeyon create Valerian and Other, scions of ancient gods in a dying world. For centuries the world had been in slow collapse with cultures and their gods disappearing making an alarming number of biomes uninhabitable. Now two unlikely cultures have come together to unite their ways of life and gods in hopes that this union might save the world. Can these young scions overcome their cultural differences and consecrate their marriage on their wedding night?

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This series contains intimate moments, examinations of cultural taboos, and beauty standards. There will be obvious but not explicit references to sex and sexuality.

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399. Trial Part 3

The court has heard some extremely compelling testimony about Bruce Orson and his relationship to his alleged victim Abigail Burke. However, one figure has stood out through all of that testimony: The Shadow Lady, an extra-dimensional entity with the power to control minds. Could she have something to do with this terrible crime?

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Although this game is capable of going to some very sensitive and nuanced places, we elected to play a lighter game.  Some descriptions of violence.

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398. Trial Part 2

Emily Burke, Abigail’s sister takes the stand and gives the court better insight into Abigail’s personality and potential conflicts within her social group. Then Abigail’s boyfriend Max Bonner testifies and we learn some extremely relevant information about an individual in the social group Abigail kept at the Yellow Jacket Lounge. Finally, Roberta Orson, the accused’s mother takes the stand and we learn about the reservations she had about her son’s friends.

CONTENT NOTE
Although this game is capable of going to some very sensitive and nuanced places, we elected to play a lighter game.  Some descriptions of violence.

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397. Trial Part 1

Dominique Dickey guides James, Ali Barthwell, and CJ Tuor through their courtroom storytelling RPG: Trial. We show you the over-the-top case of Bruce Orson, a Black man on trial for the murder of Abigail Burke, a white woman. We start off with the testimony of Clayton Mosely, the arresting officer. To put things generously, he is not very good at his job.

CONTENT NOTE
Although this game is capable of going to some very sensitive and nuanced places, we elected to play a lighter game.

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396. Our Travelling Home Part 5

The household prepares to face the Hexarch and an empire’s worth of power gaming to claim the power held in Shine’s heart. They bask in the few remaining sweet quiet moments they have together and try to say the words they never could before the calamity of war.

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395. Our Travelling Home Part 4

394. Our Travelling Home Part 3

Shine attempts to bring everyone together after the fight with a brilliant plan: Special Family Dinner. Surely nothing can go wrong with an elaborate social activity built on expectations of perfection and an earnest belief that it will fix everything.

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393. Our Travelling Home Part 2

We continue moving through our character creation questions fleshing out our characters, home, and world! Once everything is in order, we start playing. Of course, any house containing beings as temperamental as Lament and Azranel with someone as flippant as Shine is bound to descend into bickering. Thankfully Sorrel is ready to be the adult this house has needed.

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392. Our Travelling Home Part 1

James welcomes Ash Krider onto the show to show off their new game based on Howl’s Moving Castle. They are joined by Mel, D’Amato, Bee Zelda, and Aly Grauer to make a sweet family of extremely magical queers.

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391. Anyone Can Wear the Mask Part 3

Science city is on the brink as Nostradamus has finally outwitted Pux using the rules of her own powers against her. Max Murray has sworn to be Pux no more! Without a hero, Councilman Lurker and  Curie City could potentially lose all of the wonderful individuality of Science City. Will Max ever find the strength to return? Maybe a chat with Uncle Bill will help clear things up.

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