Plot Points
62: Delta Green Kickstarter Interview

Listen to two very famous people, Dennis Detwiller and Shane Ivey of Arc Dream Publishing come on the show to talk about the Delta Green Kickstarter. Go here to support the game and see all the wonderful goodies you can get!

 

Direct download: S3E3_-_Interview_With_Dennis_and_Shane.mp3
Category:role-playing games -- posted at: 5:39pm CST

A comics track panel from GenCon 2015 in which master makers Bill Willingham, Gene Ha, Daryl Gregory and Chris Roberson dispense sagacity, wisdom, prudence, and circumspection in how artists and writers collaborate in the creation of the comic.

Back my novel Terminal Magics on Inkshares.com! Like what you hear? You have to back the book to read the book! 

Music provided by Disparition. Buy his music here! here!

Direct download: DontDoThistoYourArtistEDITED.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:11am CST

The gang finishes their discussion of this adventure for the DragonAge RPG!

Produced at Rainbird Studios in scenic Big Bend, Wisconsin. 


Thanks to Green Ronin for complimentary PDFs of the adventure.

Direct download: 02_S3E1_-_Dragon_Age_Blood_Pt._2.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:52pm CST

60: DragonAge: Amber Rage!!!

Hear the gang parse "Amber Rage", an adventure for the DragonAge role-playing game from Green Ronin! Part one of a two part episode!

Click here here to pre-order a copy of Ben's novel about a teacher with cancer seeking a magical cure. 1,000 preorders and it gets published!

Produced at Rainbird Studios in scenic Big Bend, Wisconsin. 


Thanks to Green Ronin for complimentary PDFs of the adventure.

Direct download: 01_S3E1_-_Dragon_Age_Blood_Pt._1.mp3
Category:role-playing games -- posted at: 7:04pm CST

59: Spies, Swords, & Shoggoths Panel from GenCon 2015

Hear all the latest news about what will be coming from Pelgrane Press in the coming year, along with the exciting news about the upcoming Fall of Delta Green as penned by gaming impressario Ken Hite!

 

Also, would YOU like a FREE physical copy of Ben's novel shipped to your home?  

Here's what you do. Go to Inkshares.com and create a very simple profile. Just for doing this, the website gives you $5 in credits. Then, go to any novel, or if you're feeling particularly supportive, my novel. Go to the text of the novel and click on the chapter title. This takes you to a page where you can highlight and comment For commenting, you get another $5 credit, bringing your total to $10, which is the exact amount it costs to back my book! Then follow this link and back my book! Voila! Free book sent to you! But only if I win the contest by being in the top 5 by September 30th.

I understanding not having ten bucks. But do you have ten minutes to do a bro a favor?

Lemme sweeten the pot too. 

First, I'm launching another contest! Back the book by the 30th, and I will enter your name in a drawing to win an rpg session run by me via Skype or Gchat!

Second, help me be in the top 5 by September 30th, and Chris and I will make an abridged audiobook of the novel!

Third, help me win and I won't talk about this anymore!

 

Thanks in advance!

Ben

 

 

Direct download: AEDITEDSeminar_Pelgrane_Press.mp3
Category:role-playing games -- posted at: 6:58pm CST

58: Advanced GUMSHOE Seminar from GenCon 2015

Check out Pelgrane's Advanced GUMSHOE Seminar from GenCon 2015! 

Hear the lights of the investigative rpg world hold forth on difficult questions. You heard the highlights on Ken & Robin. Here the comeplete saga here!

Also, would YOU like a FREE physical copy of Ben's novel shipped to your home?  

Here's what you do. Go to Inkshares.com and create a very simple profile. Just for doing this, the website gives you $5 in credits. Then, go to any novel, or if you're feeling particularly supportive, my novel. Go to the text of the novel and click on the chapter title. This takes you to a page where you can highlight and comment For commenting, you get another $5 credit, bringing your total to $10, which is the exact amount it costs to back my book! Then follow this link and back my book! Voila! Free book sent to you! But only if I win the contest by being in the top 5 by September 30th.

I understanding not having ten bucks. But do you have ten minutes to do a bro a favor?

Lemme sweeten the pot too. 

First, I'm launching another contest! Back the book by the 30th, and I will enter your name in a drawing to win an rpg session run by me via Skype or Gchat!

Second, help me be in the top 5 by September 30th, and Chris and I will make an abridged audiobook of the novel!

Third, help me win and I won't talk about this anymore!

 

Thanks in advance!

Ben

Direct download: EDITEDSeminar_GUMSHOE_Advanced_Cla_1.mp3
Category:role-playing games -- posted at: 9:12pm CST

57: FFG Buys L5R!

A few days late to bring you the latest news! 

Gaming titan Fantasy Flight Games has purchased to reight to the venerable property of card and tabletop, Legend of the Five Rings. What are their plans and where are we going?

Read about it here!

Have you backed Ben's book yet? He's 20 backers away from being on the front page of the Inkshares website. Back the book here!

Direct download: FFG_buys_L5R.mp3
Category:role-playing games -- posted at: 9:00pm CST

56: My D&D Diary: The Payoff

Finally, Ben tells the world of the resumption of his D&D campaign mingling Scenic Dunnsmouth for Lamentations of the Flame Princess with Caves of Chaos, a D&D 5e playtest scenario. Also, he has a less than fun game with a TSR employee from the 1970s who shall remain nameless here... 

Ben needs YOU to back his novel, Terminal Magics! Go to Inkshares via this link to back it today! If we get to 1,000 preorders, Ben & Chris will make an abridged audiobook of the novel. Go back it today to help others find the book! 

Enjoy Labor Day all!

Direct download: DD_Diary_EP4Ver2.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:32pm CST

55: Monte Cook on Numenera

Today, Ben chews the fat with Monte Cook of Numenera and 3rd ed. D&D fame. We talk about his newest Kickstarter, and all things gamey!

Support Monte, Bruce, Tammi, Charles, Shanna and the rest of the gang at MCG! Back their Into the Ninth World Kickstarter here!

Back my novel Terminal Magics on Inkshares.com! Like what you hear? You have to back the book here to read the book! 

Music provided by Disparition. Buy his music here!

The Numenera Reliquary unboxing that drove me mad with covetousness is here!

Direct download: Monty_Cook_and_Terminal_Magicks_Edited_MP3.mp3
Category:role-playing games -- posted at: 7:08am CST

54: Zak S. & James Raggi Interviews

We've got the ENnie award-winning author publisher duo behind Red & Pleasant Land digitally in studio to discuss the project's success, and their philosophies of gaming, writing, publishing, and Yale grad school.


Also, our Geek Critique narrative episodes have generated more positive feedback than any other show we've done! We've heard you, and plan on putting together a second podcast to meet that demand. Plot Points won't be going anywhere, but you want more, we'll get you more! 

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Direct download: S2E13_-_Zak_S_and_James_Raggi_interview.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:02pm CST