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  • RPG From Scratch :: Echoes of the Starcrypt :: Part 7

    Echoes of the Starcrypt Part 7Ever wanted to create your own tabletop RPG? Join the Homebrew Hombres on a D.I.Y. docu-quest for tabletop roleplaying perfection as they design, test, and rebalance their own RPG From Scratch!

    In Part 7 of our Actual-Play campaign, two new characters join our crew of misfit diggers: a Seagull Krex and a Betta Fish Savothian. After some tense contract negotiations, they agree to help track down the Howards and find the missing children. What awaits them is nothing less than horror and extreme peril!

     

     

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  • Wicked Anime :: Episode 151 :: My Hollywood Academia

    Wicked Anime brings you awesome animated commentary every other week!

    We now return you to your regularly scheduled Wicked Anime! How about a plethora of new fall season anime shows that we haven’t had a chance to about yet? That’s right – we have yet to uncover the strangest of them all!  But you may be asking, “could it possibly be stranger than a live-action Hollywood adaption of My Hero Academia?”  We’ll let you be the judge!

    Join Jonstar, Andrew, Evan, Derek, and Greg as they talk about what’s happening in anime and all that gal dern incest! PLUS – Dragon Balloon Z, hot hobgoblins, and who the Rock is gonna play! (more…)

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  • Nerdy Show 319 :: NC Comicon X: Innocent Target

    The Nerdy Show Network’s flagship podcast unloads on the latest geek news and happenings!

    We’re on the road! And you might be too! Incept your commute by driving along with us driving and recapping our adventures at NC Comicon and beyond.

    Cap, Tony, and Doug share their highlights from North Carolina Comicon, Bull City in Durham, NC – the Willow 30th anniversary event, the Lightning Dogs, the pals, the panels, and the wretchedly delightful late nights of bad movies. What’s more, it’s been a while since this particular trio has been the spotlight of a Nerdy Show episode, so we delve into our latest life happenings.

    We discuss quality films of old to counteract the recap of terrible VHS feature Fugitive X: Innocent Target, share massive life changes, and peek behind the curtain of The Call of Cthulhu Mystery Program series 2. (more…)

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  • RPG From Scratch :: Design Episode 9 :: An Exercise in Utility

    Design Episode 9 :: An Exercise in UtilityEver wanted to create your own tabletop RPG? Join the Homebrew Hombres on a D.I.Y. docu-quest for tabletop roleplaying perfection as they design, test, and rebalance their own RPG From Scratch!

    We give each Path a distinct utility ability for use both in and out of combat. We think you’ll all really dig the direction we are taking Decay. Additionally, we dig DEEP into Step 3 and create a set of item kits that augment skill checks and can be shared by the entire party.

     

     

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  • Flame On :: Episode 212 :: The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina

    Flame ON! is the all-gay, all-geek podcast. Tune in as we dish on the latest in pop and queer culture!

    This is your black baptism and it’s time for you to sign your name in the Book of the Flame… wait, that’s not how it’s supposed to go! Bryan, Erik, Beejay, and Pat the Talking Bear Skin Rug have assembled their coven to discuss the spooky new series on Netflix, The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina! A darker take on the classic Sabrina tales, the show follow half witch/half mortal, Sabrina Spellman as she approaches her 16th birthday and a huge decision on which path she will choose and if she will fulfill her witch-ly destiny. Although there are some spoilers, the coven keeps this episode fairly spoiler free, so even if you haven’t finished watching the season, we’re sure you’ll enjoy this episode!

    Sit back and get ready to FLAME ON! (more…)

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  • The Call of Cthulhu Mystery Program :: Episode 2 :: X Marks the Spot

    The Call of Cthulhu Mystery Program is live tabletop roleplaying turned into a 1930s radio serial. A cinematic audio drama wrought with unknowable horror and black comedy.

    Estelle Thorpe, a wealthy seeker of occult secrets, has unearthed a mystery and assembled an unlikely crew of curiosity-bound compatriots to solve it. The quandary? An auction win of unusual items including an account a of a missing boy in the town of Essex and a map pointing to the woods in the West.

    While Ms. Thorpe follows a lead to Miskatonic University, her assistant Anjana, escorts war-worn mountain man, turned celebrated author, Moses Cubbenfield and self-styled “Hobo King” Oswald Sinclair to the place where X marks the spot. (more…)

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  • RPG From Scratch :: Echoes of the Starcrypt :: Part 6

    Echoes of the Starcrypt Part 6Ever wanted to create your own tabletop RPG? Join the Homebrew Hombres on a D.I.Y. docu-quest for tabletop roleplaying perfection as they design, test, and rebalance their own RPG From Scratch!

    In searching from missing children with Aster, the party are beset upon by a tribe of savages unlike anything they’ve ever seen… except that there is something eerily familiar about their composition and the way they “act.” But THE SHOW MUST GO ON – even as we bid farewell to both Von Van DeVin and his player, Katie.

     

     

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  • Wicked Anime :: Episode 150 :: Goblin Slayer RPG Special

    Wicked Anime brings you awesome animated commentary every other week!

    Wicked Anime has been around for 150 episodes! Can you believe it? Why have you wasted so many of your limited hours of life on this show?! And that means….

    IT’S TIME FOR A BRAND NEW RPG SPECIAL!!! A whole 50 episodes that have come and gone since our last RPG special, so the tradition returns yet again for your listening pleasure. In this episode we return to the BESM (Big Eyes Small Mouth) system that launched our first Wicked Anime RPG Special, but this time… we’re going on a goblin hunt a la one of the wildest rides in recent anime: Goblin Slayer.

    Check out that show to get an understanding of the universe we are playing in, or just dive in – but trust us, it’s playing with fire!

    Join Jonstar, Andrew, Evan, Derek, Greg, and Roomie Raf as they talk about what’s happening in anime and Slay Goblins! PLUS – Apples, female elves?, and I draw my sword. . . (more…)

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  • Nerdy Show 318 :: Existential Crisis Haunted House

    The Nerdy Show Network’s flagship podcast unloads on the latest geek news and happenings!

    Enter a vortex of horror and existential crisis. We sink our fangs into Netflix’s spoopier recent series, The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina and the second season of Castlevania. Hear us extol the nerd nuances that have Cap, boR, and Brandon drinking deeply from these series’ black chalices. We also discuss the shocking return of Adult Swim’s bastard child, 12 Oz Mouse, Star Trek: Lower Decks, a forthcoming animated series about the nobodies of the Federation fleet, and invite you to invest in our pitch for a haunted house experience like no other – one that distills the cold, unfeeling universe into one terrifying (and psychically crippling) walk-through.
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  • The Orphans: Investigation – Episode VII: Discoveries

    In Investigation, The Orphans‘ Saga shifts its lens to a missing persons case in Wild Space.

    After escaping a Collective warship, Diana, Axel, and Richard must search through all the information they’ve collected to try and understand where their quarry went after visiting the Coracas System. As the pieces come together, Diana and Nora Evers’ connection crystallizes. (more…)

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  • RPG From Scratch :: Design Episode 8 :: Chaos Dice

    Design Ep. 8 :: Chaos DiceEver wanted to create your own tabletop RPG? Join the Homebrew Hombres on a D.I.Y. docu-quest for tabletop roleplaying perfection as they design, test, and rebalance their own RPG From Scratch!

    We take a hard look at the Paths of Scoundrel and Command in this episode, redesigning their respective roles within the party. We also find an elegant solution to the idea of rewarding GMs for inventive or praise-worthy effort by introducing the concept of Chaos Points. Primarily, however, we give our great friend Katie an exit interview about the system as she prepares to move on to bigger and better things. She will be missed, but the show must go on!

     

     

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  • Flame On :: Episode 211 :: Grrrl Talk With A Half Cast

    Flame ON! is the all-gay, all-geek podcast. Tune in as we dish on the latest in pop and queer culture!

    The gang’s all here! Okay, well, maybe not the whole gang… but Pat the Talking Bear Skin Rug, BeeJay, and Erik are here for some grrrl talk and to dish the dirt on the month in pop culture! We kick off the episode with a review of Venom, before Pat talks about his travels to RuPaul’s DragCon NYC  and New York Comic Con and Erik fills you in on some gay curling fun. After that we give you some new audio recommendations in our Whatchu Listening To? segment before we dive into our picks for Fall TV watching. After that BeeJay fills us on in on the new Nintendo Online service and some Runaways chatter. Then we close out the show with our 1-Ups for the month!

    Sit back and get ready to FLAME ON! (more…)

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