Monthly Archives: May 2012

A Dark and Stormy Night!

At last! Now that the players have come together and the characters are built, it’s time for our first campaign session! Listen as The Lamplighter, Jade Witch, Tempest, and Starchild encounter the escaped villain Calpyso and come together to stop her! I apologize for the intermittent sound glitches, they shouldn’t be too bad. Lyn Hill, Jason Tondro, Theron Bretz, and Rick Jones play while James Dawsey GMs.

If you enjoyed the podcast, please let us know! I hope to bring more episodes to you soon!

-James

Beacon City Character Creation 02

Tonight Jason Tondro and Theron Bretz join me to create their characters for the upcoming Beacon City campaign. Listen as we discover the origins of The Lamplighter and Starchild! If you haven’t listened to our earlier podcast, you may want to hear that first so you can get an idea of what the setting is like, and what Rick and Lynn have come up with.

You can find part 01 here!

As always, feel free to comment below and let us know what you think!

-James

Avengers Revisited!

Spoilers again! Sorry, gang, but The Avengers is just too big an event for one podcast about supers gaming! Tonight I’m joined by Cam Banks and Jack Norris to talk about Marvel Heroic Roleplaying and how you can relate to the film in terms of gaming. We spend time discussing Milestones, unlockables, resources, and the difference between “Talky” scenes and “Transition” scenes. I hope you enjoy it! As always, feel free to comment on the show and let us know what you think!

-James

Avengers Re-Assembled!

SPOILER ALERT! Tonight, James Dawsey is joined by Mutants and Masterminds creator Steve Kenson and Pop-Culture Evil Mastermind Professor Christopher McGlothlin! Tonight we discuss in detail the Avengers film, and how Game Masters and Players can relate to various scenes from it in terms of a Mutants and Masterminds game. Watch carefully for the Sanford and Son cameo. ;)

Thanks for tuning in! Let me know what you think in the comments section… and as always, Stay Vigilant!

Character Creation Podcast 01

Welcome to our first Beacon City Campaign podcast! Tonight James Dawsey GMs and introduces two of our players, Lynn Hill and Rick Jones. Listen to James “Pitch” the game setting, giving the players a feeling for what the city is like and what the themes of the game will be like, and Lynn and Rick bat ideas back and forth to come up with their basic character concepts. Guest appearance by the Quickstart Character Creator!

More Campaign stuff to come, soon!

Steve Kenson, Jon Leitheusser, and Aaron Sullivan talk Threat Reports!

James Dawsey hosts and is joined by three Green Ronin luminaries to discuss the newly-released Threat Report Compilation for Mutants and Masterminds! We talk about the nature of the book, the process of collaborating with the different authors involved, and some of the extra characters added in for the new collection. Thanks again to Steve Kenson, Jon Leitheusser, and Aaron Sullivan for taking the time to join us!

Oh, and I apologize for the ‘moment of silence’ as someone sent me some artwork in the midst of the podcast. I’ll have to share that artwork with you very soon to apologize for the distraction. :)

Stay Vigilant!

Jason, Christopher, and Lynn talk Campaigns and upcoming projects!

In this episode, we discuss some upcoming projects from Jason Tondro (Our “Doctor Comics”!), Christopher McGlothlin, and Lynn Firestone Hill! We also spend some time discussion superhero campaigns and how to ‘Get the heroes together’. Feel free to comment below and let us know if there are any other topics you’d like us to cover!

James Dawsey hosts.

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