Show Notes

Welcome to the first episode for series 37! We welcome back Tracy Barnett and discuss the character creation process for their new game, You Are The Dungeon, a solo journaling game about creating a dungeon and dealing with the adventurers that wander into your walls. Amelia is back for this series and this episode we cover what the game is all about and start actually playing the game itself!


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You Are The Dungeon by Tracy Barnett


  • 00:00:00 – Announcements
  • 00:02:54 – Introductions
  • 00:13:26 – What’s in a game?
  • 00:15:10 – What do we need to play this game?
  • 00:18:08 – What sort of stories and themes is this game meant to explore?
  • 00:20:58 – What do characters do in this game?
  • 00:23:06 – Why go the route of a Solo RPG?
  • 00:28:47 – History of the game – What sparked the idea for this game?
  • 00:33:11 – Ongoing twitter threads
  • 00:38:25 – Basic Terms and Concepts – Foray and Fallow
  • 00:40:33 – Let’s make a place!
  • 00:43:34 – What was your original form?
  • 00:44:59 – Who was responsible for your creation?
  • 00:45:35 – Call to Action
  • 00:48:16 – Credits
  • 00:50:11 – Show Blurbs – NeoScum



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