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Tales from the Low Cantrefs: The Path Unwinding (Session 2/4)

Fri, 15 Jan 2021 00:00:00 -0800

Tales from the Low Cantrefs: The Path Unwinding (Session 2/4)

In our second session, the protagonists brave a winter storm to return to the village of Sindle. Luned faces questions from her mother, worries about her sister's unquiet spirit, and does some public speaking. Ruga learns of a search party in danger and stands up to her blacksmith mentor. Gwyn has trouble relating to his dad, but hears a comforting lullaby from his dead mother. And Barrow uses tree runes to peer into the unwritten future... and sees a door of mist, a yew growing from the ruins, and a ravenous Beast's attack. Learn more about Tales from the Low Cantrefs here: https://gamesfromthewildwood.itch.io/ Game organized through the Gauntlet Community: https://www.gauntlet-rpg.com/

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 112.76MB - Duration: 2:43:56 m (96 kbps 44100 Hz)




Cthulhu Deep Green: Operation Fulminate (2 of 2)

Fri, 15 Jan 2021 00:00:00 -0800

Cthulhu Deep Green: Operation Fulminate (2 of 2)

The second session of a game of Cthulhu Deep Green. Two agents have their holidays interrupted when a missing boy appears in a national park under strange circumstances. This was supposed to be a one-shot but the session unexpectedly got cut short; part 2 to follow. This game was organised and played through the Gauntlet online gaming community: https://www.gauntlet-rpg.com/. You can find Cthulhu Deep Green at https://moth-lands.itch.io/cthulhu-deep-green.

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 57.94MB - Duration: 1:24:21 m (96 kbps 44100 Hz)




Cthulhu Deep Green: Operation Fulminate (1 of 2)

Fri, 15 Jan 2021 00:00:00 -0800

Cthulhu Deep Green: Operation Fulminate (1 of 2)

The first session of a game of Cthulhu Deep Green. Two agents have their holidays interrupted when a missing boy appears in a national park under strange circumstances. This was supposed to be a one-shot but the session unexpectedly got cut short; part 2 to follow. This game was organised and played through the Gauntlet online gaming community: https://www.gauntlet-rpg.com/. You can find Cthulhu Deep Green at https://moth-lands.itch.io/cthulhu-deep-green.

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 73.46MB - Duration: 1:46:57 m (96 kbps 44100 Hz)




Brinkwood Legacy S2 Session 2 (Blood of Tyrants)

Fri, 15 Jan 2021 00:00:00 -0800

Brinkwood Legacy S2 Session 2 (Blood of Tyrants)

CW: body horror This is a campaign that uses three different TTRPGs to tell one story. Each arc of Brinkwood Legacy we'll weave our story between three games: Brinkwood: Refuge, In The Face Of Our Despair, and Brinkwood: The Blood of Tyrants. In this session the brigands continue to infiltrate Count Dumask's party, and come across a truly sinister plot. The Count is willing to go through great lengths for power, and will pay the price gladly. You can find the start of the story here in our first playtest of Brinkwood: Refuge: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLjQd10MVA_8etJW4w1N8kpTBWXzTVaZjP Brinkwood: The Blood of Tyrants had a successful kickstarter! If you missed the funding period you can pre-order the game here: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/erikthebearik/brinkwood-the-blood-of-tyrants I am so honored and excited for contributing to Brinkwood, I am working on two games that offer different ways of exploring the world and people of Cardenfell. I am working on In The Face of Our Despair and Refuge: Brinkwood. You can further support me through my patreon: https://www.patreon.com/swordqueengames You can find my other games here: https://temporalhiccup.itch.io/ This game is part of the Gauntlet Calendar, and online gaming club were folks sign up for dozens of game every month! We play indie games, story games, and OSR! You can find out more here and join us: https://www.gauntlet-rpg.com/online-gaming.html

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 83.5MB - Duration: 2:01:23 m (96 kbps 44100 Hz)




Urban Shadows 2e: Empire City Everyone is Going Uptown 2/3

Thu, 14 Jan 2021 00:00:00 -0800

Urban Shadows 2e: Empire City Everyone is Going Uptown 2/3

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 126.63MB - Duration: 3:04:14 m (96 kbps 44100 Hz)




Urban Shadows - The City of Perspiring Dreams (1/3)

Thu, 14 Jan 2021 00:00:00 -0800

Urban Shadows - The City of Perspiring Dreams (1/3)

Alun R facilitates the first of 3 sessions of Urban Shadows 2nd Edition (Quikstart). This session was organsied as part of The Gauntlet RPG Community's monthly calendar of games (www.gauntlet-rpg.com). At an imaginary Cambridge College in an imagined 1970's urbane fixer/grifter Reggie the Vamp meets friend (and blood supplier) the Veteran 'Smith' ... that's THE Smith. We find out about the 'Piers Verde Dining Club', an incursion by werewolves leading to a call for vampire solidarity, and Wynne the Fae demanding that 'those werewolves are mine' ... then ... stuff happens ... including a lost sword, a walking statue, and a change in the wine list ...

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 102.05MB - Duration: 2:28:35 m (96 kbps 44100 Hz)




Night's Black Agents: Underworld Promises S2

Wed, 13 Jan 2021 00:00:00 -0800

Night's Black Agents: Underworld Promises S2

We played Night's Black Agents with some system modifications drawn from Solo Ops, PbtA, and elsewhere. This session is part of the Gauntlet Calendar-- find out more here: gauntlet-rpg.com

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 111.02MB - Duration: 2:41:27 m (96 kbps 44100 Hz)




Last Fleet Episode 01

Wed, 13 Jan 2021 00:00:00 -0800

Last Fleet Episode 01

This is the first episode of our a dozen-episode 'quarterly' run of Last Fleet, a tabletop RPG of humanity's flight from an implacable alien adversary intent on wiping them out. In this episode, we meet the characters and see how they're dealing with a recent ambush on the Fleet. We organized and played this game via the Gauntlet Calendar: https://www.gauntlet-rpg.com/gauntlet-calendar.html You can preorder Last Fleet directly from publisher Black Armada Games via Backerkit: https://lastfleet.backerkit.com/hosted_preorders To support more of my Actual Play videos, please subscribe to my YouTube channel, and check out my RPG recap podcast, Just Played: https://anchor.fm/justplayed Find Jim on Twitter: @jimlikesgames, and as Jim Likes-Games Crocker on Facebook.

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 100.54MB - Duration: 2:26:12 m (96 kbps 44100 Hz)




Gauntlet Space Wurm vs Moonicorn Session 2

Wed, 13 Jan 2021 00:00:00 -0800

Gauntlet Space Wurm vs Moonicorn Session 2

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 97.7MB - Duration: 2:22:06 m (96 kbps 44100 Hz)




Free from the Yoke: Firebird Suite Session 1

Wed, 13 Jan 2021 00:00:00 -0800

Free from the Yoke: Firebird Suite Session 1

We play Free from the Yoke, a low-fantasy Slavic-inspired rpg of families and heroes. It is built on the Legacy: Life Among the Ruins engine. This session starts with character creation and rolls into play. This game is part of the Gauntlet Calendar. Find out more at gauntlet-rpg.com.

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 81.59MB - Duration: 1:58:35 m (96 kbps 44100 Hz)




Alien: Destroyer of Worlds Episode 1

Wed, 13 Jan 2021 00:00:00 -0800

Alien: Destroyer of Worlds Episode 1

We play through Alien: Destroyer of Worlds, a cinematic scenario for the Alien RPG Content Warning Language, insurrection, military occupation This game was organized through the Gauntlet RPG community: https://www.gauntlet-rpg.com/ You can purchase Alien rpg and this scenario from Free League publishing: https://frialigan.se/en/games/alien/

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 62.9MB - Duration: 1:31:22 m (96 kbps 44100 Hz)




Tales from the Low Cantrefs: Shadow Cast by the Hearth 2/4

Tue, 12 Jan 2021 00:00:00 -0800

Tales from the Low Cantrefs: Shadow Cast by the Hearth 2/4

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 117.95MB - Duration: 2:51:39 m (96 kbps 44100 Hz)




HEART: Sickness Unto Foolish Death (2 of 4)

Tue, 12 Jan 2021 00:00:00 -0800

HEART: Sickness Unto Foolish Death (2 of 4)

Deep below Spire, a heretical church has managed to take root. Believing in the moon below, they have dispatched one of their own to join the expedition of Asher Malperdy to entreat with the witches of Hallow. But they are not the only ones with ulterior motives lurking within the expedition's ranks. The Gauntlet, and everything related, can be found at https://www.gauntlet-rpg.com Heart: The City Beneath, by Grant Howitt and Christopher Taylor, can be found at https://rowanrookanddecard.com/product-category/game-systems/resistance/heart/

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 96.08MB - Duration: 2:19:41 m (96 kbps 44100 Hz)




Ultraviolet Grasslands Season 11: Monoliths & Dimensions (1/3)

Mon, 11 Jan 2021 00:00:00 -0800

Ultraviolet Grasslands Season 11: Monoliths & Dimensions (1/3)

Vicar's Beach III https://blackcitygauntlet.blogspot.com/2021/01/vicars-beach-iii.html Music: sednoseterces by Hinterland https://freemusicarchive.org/music/Hinterheim/face_b/01-sednoseterces-hinterheim https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 77.29MB - Duration: 1:52:19 m (96 kbps 44100 Hz)




Dream Askew - For Love is Strong as Death 1/4 (JAN 2020)

Mon, 11 Jan 2021 00:00:00 -0800

Dream Askew - For Love is Strong as Death 1/4 (JAN 2020)

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 64.44MB - Duration: 1:33:42 m (96 kbps 44100 Hz)




Gauntlet Book Club: Wolfsong/Bite Marks Session 0

Sun, 10 Jan 2021 00:00:00 -0800

Gauntlet Book Club: Wolfsong/Bite Marks Session 0

In this series, we have read the novel Wolfsong by TJ Klune ( http://www.tjklunebooks.com/green-creek ) and we will play a the RPG Bite Marks by Becky Annison ( https://blackarmada.com/product/bite-marks/ ) inspired by our reading. Wolfsong is a supernatural gay romance story about a young man's coming of age and discovery of the existence of a werewolf pack in the house next door. Bite Marks is a PbtA game of werewolf pack dynamics. This game is arranged through the Gauntlet Calendar. You can learn more about the Gauntlet online RPG community at https://www.gauntlet-rpg.com/ This includes information on the Gauntlet produced podcasts, Codex - an RPG zine for indie games from OSR to story games, and signing up for games advertised on the calendar. Also, check out the forums at https://forums.gauntlet-rpg.com/ to chat and say hi! We learn a little about our pack and the werewolves who make it up. Ghost the Howl, the haunted brother of the current Alpha Marcus. Cody the Cub, a newly bitten werewolf and former boyfriend of Marcus. Ivar the Enforcer, an older bitten werewolf who served under the previous Alpha. And Jaxon the Fixer, instagram model and brother-in-law to the Alpha.

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 76.33MB - Duration: 1:50:53 m (96 kbps 44100 Hz)




Eotenweard - Hospitality (2/5)

Sun, 10 Jan 2021 00:00:00 -0800

Eotenweard - Hospitality (2/5)

Alun R facilitates the second of 5 sessions of Eotenweard. This session was organsied as part of The Gauntlet RPG Community's monthly calendar of games (www.gauntlet-rpg.com). Hild confronts Bardwulf, the Lord of Aethelburh, while Cennus ensures proud thane Madog will honour the debt he owes him. Meanwhile, Eadric and Gildas visit the tracerous ravine where Bardwulf's first wife met her untimely end and seek answers from her unquiet spirit. There's the feast of Blodmonath, a failed attempt to retrieve a moonstone, and tensions that almost turn violent at the wedding feast ... and then there's an ambush.

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 104.51MB - Duration: 2:32:11 m (96 kbps 44100 Hz)




Thirsty Sword Lesbians: Crush of the Titans (2/5)

Sat, 09 Jan 2021 00:00:00 -0800

Thirsty Sword Lesbians: Crush of the Titans (2/5)

Thirsty Sword Lesbians is a PbtA game of fantasy action and queer romance by April Kit Walsh of Gay Spaceship Games ( GaySpaceship.com ), published in association with Evil Hat Productions ( www.evilhat.com ) The game is currently in production following a successful kickstarter, and this game is being run using the preview rules provided to backers. This game takes inspiration from pop-culture takes on Greek mythology. This game is arranged through the Gauntlet Calendar. You can learn more about the Gauntlet online RPG community at https://www.gauntlet-rpg.com/ This includes information on the Gauntlet produced podcasts, Codex - an RPG zine for indie games from OSR to story games, and signing up for games advertised on the calendar. Also, check out the forums at https://forums.gauntlet-rpg.com/ to chat and say hi! We meet our fourth member of the crew, Katch the Spooky Witch - a Spartan helot theatre nerd with an unusual connection the the Underworld. The crew puts on a performance of a new satire on the suitors of Penelope at King Telemachus' court in Ithaca. Rhode catches the attention of Prince Nicomedes, who delivers a warning. Katch (mostly?) accidentally pulls King Leonidas of Sparta out of the underworld. Nymphadora accepts a commission to retrieve an item from the horde of Odysseus. And Berenice chafes against her upbringing even as she prepares to face her mother in combat.

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 82.31MB - Duration: 1:59:34 m (96 kbps 44100 Hz)




SWS HyperspaceD6 02

Sat, 09 Jan 2021 00:00:00 -0800

SWS HyperspaceD6 02

The New Republic's forces are closing in on Imperial Warlord Zsinj. Zsinj's Empire is falling apart day by day, but the despot is determined to hold on for as long as he can... and punish those who pry his grasp loose from this piece of the galaxy! And who are you caught in this maelstrom? You're a team of New Republic troubleshooters with cover identities sent on missions deep in enemy territory to try and dismantle Warlord Zsinj's Empire bit by bit. What motivates you to such dangerous adventure? What has Zsinj's Imperial forces done that cries out for vengeance by you and your allies? Let's play and find out. For this series, we'll be using HyperspaceD6, a stripped-down version of the original West End Games d6 system. I've also further hacked the game so all rolls are player-facing and replaced the wounds system with conditions from Lady Blackbird.

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 107.8MB - Duration: 2:36:46 m (96 kbps 44100 Hz)




Monsterhearts 2: Tomb of Horrors (1 of 4)

Sat, 09 Jan 2021 00:00:00 -0800

Monsterhearts 2: Tomb of Horrors (1 of 4)

The first session in a game of Avery Alder's Monsterhearts 2 about emotionally volatile monsters playing DnD in the 80s. This game was organised and played through the Gauntlet online gaming community: https://www.gauntlet-rpg.com/. You can find out more about Monsterhearts or order a copy through https://buriedwithoutceremony.com/monsterhearts.

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 96.26MB - Duration: 2:20:10 m (96 kbps 44100 Hz)




Tales from the Low Cantrefs: The Path Unwinding (Session 1/4)

Fri, 08 Jan 2021 00:00:00 -0800

Tales from the Low Cantrefs: The Path Unwinding (Session 1/4)

We create our protagonists and the village they live in, with its festivals, superstitions, and values. Then Luned the Bell leads her peers to an abandoned, crumbling tower in search of a lost younger sister. Ruga the Blade confronts a Beast the likes of which she's never seen. Gwyn the Door feels the chill of Death. And Barrow the Loom saves the day with an unexpected (but also unexpectedly costly) item of provision. Learn more about Tales from the Low Cantrefs here: https://gamesfromthewildwood.itch.io/ Game organized through the Gauntlet Community: https://www.gauntlet-rpg.com/

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 101.13MB - Duration: 2:27:00 m (96 kbps 44100 Hz)




Gauntlet Space Wurm vs Moonicorn

Fri, 08 Jan 2021 00:00:00 -0800

Gauntlet Space Wurm vs Moonicorn

Session 1 of 8. We create the Universe and introduce our characters. This is a world-build and Char Gen session. Space Wurm vs Moonicorn by Johnstone Metzger

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 109.1MB - Duration: 2:38:42 m (96 kbps 44100 Hz)




Empire City: Urban Shadows 2e: Everybody's Going Uptown Session 1

Thu, 07 Jan 2021 00:00:00 -0800

Empire City: Urban Shadows 2e: Everybody's Going Uptown Session 1

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 74.48MB - Duration: 1:48:14 m (96 kbps 44100 Hz)




Brinkwood Legacy S2 Session 1 (Blood of Tyrants)

Thu, 07 Jan 2021 00:00:00 -0800

Brinkwood Legacy S2 Session 1 (Blood of Tyrants)

CW: blood This is a campaign that uses three different TTRPGs to tell one story. Each arc of Brinkwood Legacy we'll weave our story between three games: Brinkwood: Refuge, In The Face Of Our Despair, and Brinkwood: The Blood of Tyrants. In this session we our brigands return to the foray! Count Dumask has retreated to the Marshlands, hiding from Sister Red and the Baron. The brigands decide to pit vampire servant against vampire servant. Can they infiltrate the strange home of the Count and leave behind enough evidence to point him towards Sister Red? You can find the start of the story here in our first playtest of Brinkwood: Refuge: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLjQd10MVA_8etJW4w1N8kpTBWXzTVaZjP Brinkwood: The Blood of Tyrants had a successful kickstarter! If you missed the funding period you can pre-order the game here: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/erikthebearik/brinkwood-the-blood-of-tyrants I am so honored and excited for contributing to Brinkwood, I am working on two games that offer different ways of exploring the world and people of Cardenfell. I am working on In The Face of Our Despair and Refuge: Brinkwood. You can further support me through my patreon: https://www.patreon.com/swordqueengames You can find my other games here: https://temporalhiccup.itch.io/ This game is part of the Gauntlet Calendar, and online gaming club were folks sign up for dozens of game every month! We play indie games, story games, and OSR! You can find out more here and join us: https://www.gauntlet-rpg.com/online-gaming.html

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 89.03MB - Duration: 2:09:26 m (96 kbps 44100 Hz)




Last Fleet Quarterly: Session Zero

Wed, 06 Jan 2021 00:00:00 -0800

Last Fleet Quarterly: Session Zero

This is our Session Zero world-building and character generation session for a dozen-episode 'quarterly' run of Last Fleet, a tabletop RPG of humanity's flight from an implacable alien adversary intent on wiping them out. We organized and played this game via the Gauntlet Calendar: https://www.gauntlet-rpg.com/gauntlet-calendar.html You can preorder Last Fleet directly from publisher Black Armada Games via Backerkit: https://lastfleet.backerkit.com/hosted_preorders To support more of my Actual Play videos, please subscribe to my YouTube channel, and check out my RPG recap podcast, Just Played: https://anchor.fm/justplayed Find Jim on Twitter: @jimlikesgames, and as Jim Likes-Games Crocker on Facebook.

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 106.4MB - Duration: 2:34:50 m (96 kbps 44100 Hz)




Ben Lehman's Polaris RPG, Session 1

Wed, 06 Jan 2021 00:00:00 -0800

Ben Lehman's Polaris RPG, Session 1

The opening session of a game of Ben Lehman's Polaris with the Gauntlet, an online roleplaying game community. If you are interested in this type of activity, join us at gauntlet-rpg.com. It is free to play.

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 82.3MB - Duration: 1:59:49 m (96 kbps 44100 Hz)




Night's Black Agents: Underworld Promises S1

Tue, 05 Jan 2021 00:00:00 -0800

Night's Black Agents: Underworld Promises S1

We played Night's Black Agents with some system modifications drawn from Solo Ops, PbtA, and elsewhere. This session is part of the Gauntlet Calendar-- find out more here: gauntlet-rpg.com

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 110.3MB - Duration: 2:40:23 m (96 kbps 44100 Hz)




HEART: Sickness Unto Foolish Death (1 of 4)

Tue, 05 Jan 2021 00:00:00 -0800

HEART: Sickness Unto Foolish Death (1 of 4)

An introductory delve into the nightmare undercity of Heart as a deeply out-of-their-depth drow nobleman contracts a seasoned Cleaver drawn to the song of the heart, an enlightened Deep Apiarist seeking the perfect hive deep down below and gnoll Deadwalker searching for death's ultimate defeat to take him deep below the earth. The Gauntlet, and everything related, can be found at https://www.gauntlet-rpg.com Heart: The City Beneath, by Grant Howitt and Christopher Taylor, can be found at https://rowanrookanddecard.com/product-category/game-systems/resistance/heart/

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 45.41MB - Duration: 1:05:53 m (96 kbps 44100 Hz)




Free from the Yoke: Firebird Suite Session 0

Tue, 05 Jan 2021 00:00:00 -0800

Free from the Yoke: Firebird Suite Session 0

We play Free from the Yoke, a low-fantasy Slavic-inspired rpg of families and heroes. It is built on the Legacy: Life Among the Ruins engine. This session is purely family and word creation. This game is part of the Gauntlet Calendar. Find out more at gauntlet-rpg.com.

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 108.43MB - Duration: 2:37:40 m (96 kbps 44100 Hz)




ECHO

Mon, 04 Jan 2021 00:00:00 -0800

ECHO

ECHO for the Gauntlet Gaming Community

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 65.89MB - Duration: 1:35:56 m (96 kbps 44100 Hz)




Thirsty Sword Lesbians: Crush of the Titans (1/5)

Sun, 03 Jan 2021 00:00:00 -0800

Thirsty Sword Lesbians: Crush of the Titans (1/5)

Thirsty Sword Lesbians is a PbtA game of fantasy action and queer romance by April Kit Walsh of Gay Spaceship Games ( GaySpaceship.com ), published in association with Evil Hat Productions ( www.evilhat.com ) The game is currently in production following a successful kickstarter, and this game is being run using the preview rules provided to backers. This game takes inspiration from pop-culture takes on Greek mythology. This game is arranged through the Gauntlet Calendar. You can learn more about the Gauntlet online RPG community at https://www.gauntlet-rpg.com/ This includes information on the Gauntlet produced podcasts, Codex - an RPG zine for indie games from OSR to story games, and signing up for games advertised on the calendar. Also, check out the forums at https://forums.gauntlet-rpg.com/ to chat and say hi! We discuss the world the game will be taking place in, and our initial premise. Our heroes are the crew of a pirate ship-cum-theatre troupe plying their various trades through the seas of the Greek archipelago, while trying to keep ahead of the wrath of the gods and pursuit by the Spartan fleet. We meet our initial cast - Nymphadora the Devoted, an automaton designed by Hephaestus to serve Aphrodite, cast out but still loyal to her mistress. Berenice the Seeker, a dedicated Spartan demigod looking to find a life out from under the strictures of her mother, Admiral Coronis of the Spartan fleet. And Rhode the Trickster, a mysterious figure found abandoned as a child, breaking hearts and lightening purses across the classical world

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 58.75MB - Duration: 1:25:16 m (96 kbps 44100 Hz)




Gauntlet Book Club: Wolfsong/Bite Marks

Sun, 03 Jan 2021 00:00:00 -0800

Gauntlet Book Club: Wolfsong/Bite Marks

In this series, we have read the novel Wolfsong by TJ Klune ( http://www.tjklunebooks.com/green-creek ) and we will play a the RPG Bite Marks by Becky Annison ( https://blackarmada.com/product/bite-marks/ ) inspired by our reading. Wolfsong is a supernatural gay romance story about a young man's coming of age and discovery of the existence of a werewolf pack in the house next door. Bite Marks is a PbtA game of werewolf pack dynamics. This game is arranged through the Gauntlet Calendar. You can learn more about the Gauntlet online RPG community at https://www.gauntlet-rpg.com/ This includes information on the Gauntlet produced podcasts, Codex - an RPG zine for indie games from OSR to story games, and signing up for games advertised on the calendar. Also, check out the forums at https://forums.gauntlet-rpg.com/ to chat and say hi! In this first session, we discuss our reactions to the novel Wolfsong, and what elements we might draw on for our eventual game. It should go without saying, this discussion does contain some spoilers for Wolfsong.

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 60.23MB - Duration: 1:27:27 m (96 kbps 44100 Hz)




Eotenweard - Hospitality (1/5)

Sun, 03 Jan 2021 00:00:00 -0800

Eotenweard - Hospitality (1/5)

Alun R facilitates the first of 5 sessions of Eotenweard; his PbtA game in development of dak age heroes defending the innocent with gifts given by fickle and jealous gods. This session was organsied as part of The Gauntlet RPG Community's monthly calendar of games (www.gauntlet-rpg.com). The heroes arrive at the Aethelburh and are granted hospitality by its grim Lord, but their arrival seems to trigger a supernatural event tied to one of them by theri former life. There's an unquiet spirit, an inquisitive chicken and a secret hinted at ... then Woden and a Fae Lord take different degrees of interest while the Christ God turns their face away ...

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 78.43MB - Duration: 1:54:11 m (96 kbps 44100 Hz)




SWS HyperspaceD6 01

Sat, 02 Jan 2021 00:00:00 -0800

SWS HyperspaceD6 01

The New Republic's forces are closing in on Imperial Warlord Zsinj. Zsinj's Empire is falling apart day by day, but the despot is determined to hold on for as long as he can... and punish those who pry his grasp loose from this piece of the galaxy! And who are you caught in this maelstrom? You're a team of New Republic troubleshooters with cover identities sent on missions deep in enemy territory to try and dismantle Warlord Zsinj's Empire bit by bit. What motivates you to such dangerous adventure? What has Zsinj's Imperial forces done that cries out for vengeance by you and your allies? Let's play and find out. For this series, we'll be using HyperspaceD6, a stripped-down version of the original West End Games d6 system. I've also further hacked the game so all rolls are player-facing and replaced the wounds system with conditions from Lady Blackbird.

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 86.16MB - Duration: 2:05:16 m (96 kbps 44100 Hz)




Monsterhearts 2 - Inconvenienced [Session 1 of 4]

Sat, 02 Jan 2021 00:00:00 -0800

Monsterhearts 2 - Inconvenienced [Session 1 of 4]

Young shift workers in the graveyard hours of Shop Smart! Shop Smart is a big-box store just outside of town. A strange town, with strange customers - but that's okay, Shop Smart has some strange employees!

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 90.21MB - Duration: 2:11:05 m (96 kbps 44100 Hz)




Hyperspace D6 - Scoundrels - Chapter 1

Sat, 02 Jan 2021 00:00:00 -0800

Hyperspace D6 - Scoundrels - Chapter 1

Join us in this 5 part Hyperspace D6 Star Wars actual play. When Qi'ra gives Kat Foy'loni a job and a chance at the big leagues they recruit Quake and Yuno Sunfell to steal something from the Imperial Carrier the Blue Star.

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 90.91MB - Duration: 2:12:22 m (96 kbps 44100 Hz)




Unincorporated: Vigil Creek Nature Preserve 2

Fri, 01 Jan 2021 00:00:00 -0800

Unincorporated: Vigil Creek Nature Preserve 2

The bear situation has changed, thanks to an elderly butterfly collector convinced she's discovered a new species. She leads hapless intern Kay and ever-thirsty reporter Cynthia on a trek through the swamp in search of the elusive Bumblebear. Meanwhile, Willow the aspiring action star and Oscar the oblivious ranger try to take back their secret pot field from the bears. (Thanks to OBS glitches, this one is audio-only, and the sound quality of the last ten minutes is bad.) Players: - Andy and Bevis the Bear: Kieron (https://twitter.com/kierongillen) - Oscar: David (https://twitter.com/chapofsteel) - Willow and Cynthia: Maria (https://twitter.com/yayforbooks) - Kay and Orlando: Bethany (https://twitter.com/bethanyharvey) Game: Unincorporated, by Bethany Harvey Thumbnail photo by wileydoc from Pixabay Sound effects from the Youtube audio library.

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7th Sea d6: On the High Seas S3

Thu, 31 Dec 2020 00:00:00 -0800

7th Sea d6: On the High Seas S3

We play a seafaring nautical series of the 7th Sea RPG but hacked to use a d6 pool system. This is part of the Gauntlet Calender, an online gaming community. You can find out more about that at gauntlet-rpg.com

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Brinkwood Legacy Session 5 (Refuge)

Wed, 30 Dec 2020 00:00:00 -0800

Brinkwood Legacy Session 5 (Refuge)

CW: emergency room like medical attention required, descriptions of tragedy This is a campaign that uses three different TTRPGs to tell one story. Each arc of Brinkwood Legacy we'll weave our story between three games: Brinkwood: Refuge, In The Face Of Our Despair, and Brinkwood: The Blood of Tyrants. In this session we return to the comfort of the Refuge. The survivors of Sister Red's cruelty must be attended to, and Mother Myrtle quickly realizes the Healing Tent meet everyone's needs. Ashtarae takes responsibility for the dryads, eager to begin their healing process with the help of Rayith. Toland struggles to make sense of the mysterious amethyst amulet, but wisdom comes from the most unexpected place. You can find the start of the story here in our first playtest of Brinkwood: Refuge: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLjQd10MVA_8etJW4w1N8kpTBWXzTVaZjP Brinkwood: The Blood of Tyrants had a successful kickstarter! If you missed the funding period you can pre-order the game here: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/erikthebearik/brinkwood-the-blood-of-tyrants I am so honored and excited for contributing to Brinkwood, I am working on two games that offer different ways of exploring the world and people of Cardenfell. I am working on In The Face of Our Despair and Refuge: Brinkwood. You can further support me through my patreon: https://www.patreon.com/swordqueengames You can find my other games here: https://temporalhiccup.itch.io/ This game is part of the Gauntlet Calendar, and online gaming club were folks sign up for dozens of game every month! We play indie games, story games, and OSR! You can find out more here and join us: https://www.gauntlet-rpg.com/online-gaming.html

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Night's Black Agents: Roused Prey S5 (Finale)

Tue, 29 Dec 2020 00:00:00 -0800

Night's Black Agents: Roused Prey S5 (Finale)

We played Night's Black Agents with some system modifications drawn from Solo Ops, PbtA, and elsewhere. This session is part of the Gauntlet Calendar-- find out more here: gauntlet-rpg.com

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