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Con Experiences – Episode 14

Only at a con…

This episode we discuss some of our favorite con-going experiences. With Gen Con right around the corner (Gen Con Indy 2011 – two weeks away from the release of this episode), we thought it fitting.

 

Running Time – 46:24

 

Cast: Eric, Mike, Dan, Mark & Jayson

 

00:00 – 00:28      Intro

00:28 – 01:13      Topic: Con Experiences

01:13 – 03:40      TANGENT: Con Roots & Carbondale IL

03:40 – 06:01      Back on Topic

06:01 – 06:38      TANGENT: Furry Season

06:38 – 08:03      Back on Topic

08:03 – 08:56      TANGENT: Vampire Larpers

08:56 – 12:19      Back on Topic

12:19 – 13:14      TANGENT: There’s an Ap for that?

13:14 – 14:34      TANGENT: Phone Tales

14:34 – 16:07      TANGENT: The Pee Warrior

16:07 – 21:49      Back on Topic

21:49 – 23:00      TANGENT: Mark’s Buzzsaw

23:00 – 27:21      Back on Topic

27:21 – 28:59      TANGENT: Reoccurring Extras of Life

28:59 – 38:06      Back on Topic

38:06 – 39:14      TANGENT: Beware the Wheel of Cheese Burger

39:14 – 43:41      Back on Topic

43:41 – 44:36      TANGENT: What’s for Dinner?

44:36 – 45:55      Back on Topic

45:55 – 46:24      Outro

 

 

OFFICIAL TANGENT COUNT: 10

 

Games Mentioned:

Buffy the Vampire Slayer RPG, Victoriana, Dark Heresy, Vampire the Masquerade, Vampire Mind’s Eye Theater, Aces & Eights, Shadowrun, Conan RPG, Blood Bowl

 

Websites to Check Out:

Castle Perilous

Archon StL

Gen Con

Ram Brewrey Indianapolis

Cool Mini or Not

 

Editor’s Note:

If it seems that Jayson is extraordinarily quiet at the end, it is not because we knocked him out. He had to leave to attend his kid’s baseball game… Good daddy.

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Death, Retirement & Abandonment – Ep 12

We discuss character death, retirement, and abandonment. We bring up some past campaigns that we consider successes and those that petered out. We also drudge up the sore subject of the controversial death of one character.

 

Cast: Eric, Mike, Dan & Jayson

 

Games Discussed:

Dungeons & Dragons, Shadowrun, Star Wars

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Powergaming vs. Roleplaying – Ep2

Welcome back. In this week’s episode, we (attempt to) delve into a very common subject in the role-playing game world – Powergaming vs. Roleplaying.

Games Discussed:

Dungeons and Dragons, Warhammer Fantasy Roleplay, Hero System, Conan RPG, Magic the Gathering, Warhammer 40K.

 

Links:

Greyhawkery

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