Series 45.3 – A Christmas Belonging with Danny Dellinger [Pod of Wonder] (Discussion)

Welcome to the final episode of series 45, everyone! This series, we welcome Danny Dellinger from Pod of Wonder, to learn about their game, A Christmas Belonging, a Belonging Outside Belonging/No Dice No Masters RPG about creating your own Hallmark style Christmas movie! This episode we discuss how the character creation process went, learn more about Danny, get into some phenomenal fanfic, talk about the end of the year as well as get some great outtakes!

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Danny Dellinger @DannyPlaysRPGs

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A Christmas Belonging

Timestamps:

  • 00:00:00 – Announcements
  • 00:04:51 – Reintroductions and Characters
  • 00:08:05 – D20 for your thoughts? – How’d you get into RPGs?
  • 00:10:48 – What makes for a good character creation system?
  • 00:14:50 – How does character creation in this game stack up to other games?
  • 00:18:41 – How does the process of character creation set expectations for play?
  • 00:22:56 – How did the playbooks get distilled down to these specific ones?
  • 00:27:42 – What is one of the biggest flaws and one of the best parts of character creation in this game?
  • 00:29:19 – Fanfic!
  • 00:37:58 – Take it up a level!
  • 00:44:59 – Final Thoughts
  • 00:47:07 – Episode closer
  • 00:47:58 – Call to Action – Year Recap
  • 01:05:52 – Credits
  • 01:07:47 – Show Blurbs – Asians Represent
  • 01:08:28 – Outtakes

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