#RPGaDAY2015, Day 1: Forthcoming Game You’re Most Looking Forward To

Last year, Dave Chapman (designer of Cubicle 7's Doctor Who Roleplaying Game) hosted a month-long series of writing prompts about roleplaying games called #RPGaDAY. He's back again this year with another month's worth of prompts to celebrate "everything cool, memorable, and amazing about our hobby." I'm planning on participating again, but over here on my website instead of G+ this year. (This is also a sneaky way of prompting me to update my website.) Along with these 2015 posts, I'll be revisiting last year's posts. Day 1 of #RPGaDAY2015: Forthcoming Game You're Most Looking Forward To There are three games that I'm very interested in, but I think I'd only ever get one to the table. The two that I probably won't be able to play are Apocalypse World, 2nd Edition and Unknown Armies, 3rd Edition. The third one is the Sentinels Comics RPG. Apocalypse World, because my wife didn't like the game (but I think that was more to the sour way our...
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This Just In… From Gen Con (2014)

A thing that didn't happen this past summer was my (co)hosting of This Just In...From Gen Con. This Just In... is a podcast about the gaming convention, recorded and distributed during the convention. Seven main episodes in all, morning and evening broadcasts most days with just a single show on the final day, where we talk about what we've seen at the convention and what at the convention we're excited about. Add on the obligatory pre-convention and post-convention episodes, and we've got nine actual episodes to fill. Well, that plus additional recordings in the months before the convention to get people interested about TJI and a whole slew of recordings and interviews from the convention to be released in the weeks and months (if we've got the material) following. There were a few reasons why TJI 2014 didn't happen, several of which were out of my control and a few items that were. I'll not go over the why of it here. This...
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Primetime Adventures: Play In Public

Primetime Adventures: Play In Public

When the Primetime Adventures Kickstarter went live, I said that if it hit $25k, I would write up my guide to running Primetime Adventures at game days and conventions. It hit that mark with three days to spare. So here is the creatively-named Running Primetime Adventures at Game Days and Conventions. (Not-secret code name: Stealing from Jason Corley). Once it hit that mark, I said I would write up a fully-developed series kit (as described in this backer update) based on MCU: Gotham, my police procedural in Batman's Gotham City show, if the kickstarter hit 900 backers. It did that shortly afterwards, so I owe you guys that, too. here it is: PTA Series Kit: MCU: Gotham Then I said if the kickstarter hits 950 backers, I would do up one for something in the Zurvivor setting, which spawned three actual shows (Zurvivor, about a reality tv show set on Zombie Island; COPZ, a COPS-like show during the outbreak on the mainland; and Safety in Numbers, set a bit later...
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