I'm so happy Doggy McDogface made it to the episode title.
This was an absolute blast; everyone else was playing big, over the top roles. I just let them bounce off me by playing the straight man.
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- Mon Aug 26, 2019 1:10 pm
- Forum: Podcasts, Videos, and Streams
- Topic: Let's Play - Text Adventures
- Replies: 1
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Have you heard of the Parsely line of games from Jared Sorensen? They basically do this, except it's a party game so one person plays the computer and the room plays the character. It's a fun time. Action Castle is the most well known of the games but he's done a few. http://www.memento-mori.com/
- Wed Aug 21, 2019 12:42 pm
- Forum: Running and Playing Games
- Topic: The Game Master
- Replies: 10
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A term I've seen used in a few superhero RPGs is Editor and I really like that. It's not gendered. There's the benefit of positioning that player as one with a certain kind of authority but not one of dominance or control. It also helps steer things away from the trope of the GM as 'a frustrated nov...
I just got a shipment from Evil Hat of the rest of the Spirit of the Century fiction line. (Well, mostly. The distributor oopsed and sent me Monster of the Week rather than Dinocalypse Forever - the product codes are a single digit apart - but Evil Hat's sending me the right book.) I think I've foun...
For my Star Wars reading, it's mostly lots of comics. I've been hate-reading Doctor Aphra . Wish I could like that series but the creators love what I hate about it (i.e., Aphra is a complete trash fire of a terrible human who never learns how to be better). I'm about halfway through Alphabet Squadr...