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28: The Dracula Dossier

Get a sneakpeak at one of the most fascinating products we've ever reviewed here at Plot Points, The Dracula Dossier by Ken Hite and Gareth Ryder-Hanrahan. The sandbox campaign which uses Bram Stoker's immortal (heh) novel as its spine is Kickstarting now! 

Listen here for a sneak peak that the goodness in store!

Go here to back the project!  https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1721105501/the-dracula-dossier  

Thanks to James Semple and 50 Breaks for the tuneage. If you like Semple's moody, atmospheric compositions, back the Kickstarter! A Dossier soundtrack is a stretch goal!

Direct download: S2E3_-_Dracula_Dossier.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:32pm CDT

27: Bulldogs! for Fate

The gang tackles Bulldogs! for Fate, a sci-fi setting with adventure by Brennan Taylor and Brian Engard!

Next week come back to listen to Plot Points discuss the Dracula Dossier, kickstarting now from Pelgrane Press!

Music by Incompetech.com!

Direct download: 01_S2E2_Bulldogs.m4a
Category:general -- posted at: 7:04pm CDT

26: The Recession BENEFITED Geek Culture!

Ben Riggs flies solo today to discover the counter-intuitive but apparent truth that geek culture has benefitted from the recession of 2008!

Music is courtesy of Scott MacLeod at Incompetech.com! 

Photo of Jennifer Magnuson

Direct download: 01_S2S2_-_Gaming_and_the_Economy.m4a
Category:general -- posted at: 7:00pm CDT

25: Top 3 Pieces of GM Advice!

The gang distills their decades of gaming experience into tender, juicy nuggets of GM wisdom for your mastication pleasure! 

Twenty-five and still alive! Huzzah!

Direct download: 01_S2_MiniE2_-_Game_Masters.m4a
Category:general -- posted at: 5:42pm CDT

Kingston, Ontario is in dire need of a gaming cafe, and one woman is trying to make it happen!

Run don't walk to Vicki Baxter's Kickstarter to hear how you can help gaming spread in Canada, and do it now! There is only a handful of days left before her Kickstarter is done!

https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1799662990/creating-kingstons-first-board-game-cafe 

Category:general -- posted at: 6:27am CDT

24.1: The Strange

The gang takes on The Strange from Monte Cook Games by Bruce Cordell and Monte Cook! More to follow next week!

Seek out more recursions at http://www.montecookgames.com/!

Thanks to Scott McLeod of Incompetech.com for the amazing free tuneage!

 

"Ghostpocalypse - 1 Departure", "Ghostpocalypse - 2 The Call", "Ghostpocalypse - 3 Road of Trials", "Ghostpocalypse - 4 Temptress", "Ghostpocalypse - 5 Apotheosis", "Ghostpocalypse - 6 Crossing the Threshold", "Ghostpocalypse - 7 Master", "Ghostpocalypse - 8 Epilog", "Past the Edge", "Penumbra"

Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)

Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0

http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

 

Direct download: 01_S2_E1_-_The_Strange.m4a
Category:general -- posted at: 6:18pm CDT

23: The Strange Seminar 2014 Gen Con

In preparation for our next in-depth episode which drops October 4th, we give you The Strange Seminar from 2014 Gen Con. Learn about the latest release from Monte Cook Games, using the Cypher System first introduced in Numenera and written by Bruce Cordell and Monte Cook!

Direct download: Strange_Seminar.m4a
Category:general -- posted at: 11:39am CDT

22:13th Age Gen Con Seminar

Pelgrane Press spills all the secrets of the fantatic 13th Age at this year's Gen Con. Starring luminaries such as Simon Rogers, Gareth Ryder-Hanrahan, Rob Heinsoo, and Wade Rocket!

Learn more here!

Direct download: 13th_Age_Gen_Con_Seminar.m4a
Category:general -- posted at: 7:22pm CDT

18: Robotech Tactics Controversy

Palladium made $1.5 million on Kickstarter with their Robotech Tactics game, but is over 8 months late in delivery to backers. Should it take the game to GenCon?

Direct download: S1_Sermon_4-Robotech.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:30am CDT

The gang completes their discussion of the D&D Starter Set. Again thanks to Matt Vercant of Game Universe for an update on how the Starter Set is selling! Check them out here!

Direct download: S1E10-DD_5th_edition_pt2.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:30am CDT