Daniel and Agatha were joined by Korean TTRPG designer and translator Sangjun for an amazing discussion of the itch.io scene, Korean RPGs, and potatoes (that’s right)!
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.
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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
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 (https://oneshotpodcast.com/interview-discussion/asians-represent/)
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Hearts of Wulin
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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.
Helping becomes more difficult as the program’s protocols demand participant’s don’t contact each other after the experiment ends. Will they be tempted to bend the rules for the sake of a child? Will the therapy work?
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A group of social workers uses an experimental technology that allows them to interface with an at-risk child’s memories to deliver emergency therapy.
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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 email@example.com.
Follow Ammar on Twitter @ammarijaz and Jayd @jadymaty
Music: Journey by Jay Hifive & Broken Elegance
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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
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!
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.