Peaking, Plateauing & Jumping the Shark – Ep158

Sometimes your characters have that defining moment in their career that makes you stop and ask “should I go on?” Do you cross that line and continue after that moment and risk ruining the character? We talk about the three things that can absolutely destroy a character in the eyes of the player, peaking, plateauing and jumping the shark.

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Thanks to Erik Taylor for giving us this topic to work with.

Cast – Eric, Mike, Dan, Brandon, Shannon, Jayson and Shawn

Items Mentioned:

World of Warcraft, Heroes, X Files, Firefly, Supernatural, Smallville, Fringe, Sinfeld, Dungeons & Dragons, Star Wars, Shadowrun

Return to Powergaming – Ep157

Here we are again. We talk about one of the most divisive topics in gaming, powergaming. We touch on some things we’ve talked about before and expound on some concepts.

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Cast – Eric, Mike, Dan, Shannon, Jayson and Shawn

Items Mentioned:
Legend of the Five Rings, Warhammer, Star Trek, Dungeons & Dragons, Shadowrun, Vampire the Masquerade, Mutants & Masterminds, World of Warcraft, Dungeon World

Shiz That Didn’t Work – Ep156

Sometimes things just don’t work out. Sometimes you power through until you get through it, sometimes you endure it for years and sometimes you cast it aside. Dealing with someting that isn’t working is a hard thing to do and sometimes can wreck your game. We talk about some things that didn’t work for us and what we did in those cases.
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Cast – Eric, Dan, Brandon, Shannon, Jayson and Shawn

Intro: Mike
Outro: Mike

Items Mentioned:
Dungeons & Dragons, Star Wars, Shadowrun, Bioshock, Grand Theft Auto V, Dungeon World