#86: Hunter vs. Hunter

May 1, 2018

Mike and Chris sit back to explore... Beast: the Primordial?! That's right, the show begins with a positive review of the final two chapters of the Beast Players Guide, and then dives into other news, like the V5 preorders, return of Vampire: the Eternal Struggle to print, and upcoming Cyberpunk Live Action events. In the World of Darkness segment, Mike discusses Wraith's Risen as portrayed in Hunter: the Walking Dead. Chris then presents an enthralling secret frequency on poltergeist activity in his local Yorkshire. Finally, the duo listen to an insightful introduction to Hunter: the Vigil, provided by game author Alex Greene.

Time Stamps:
00:07:19 - News
00:38:26 - Contest
00:41:19 - Risen in Hunter
01:07:15 - Secret Frequency
01:19:04 - Hunter: the Vigil Rapid Fire

 

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#85: The Suppressed Transmission, Part 1

April 1, 2018

What is this, some sort of joke? Mike and Chigg present a humorous episode on H.P. Lovecraft and the Cthulhu Mythos, exploring four of his short stories in an extra long secret frequency. This episode also includes some super out-dated news from 2017, blasphemous rumors, and a compelling analysis of Boston game stores.

Time Stamps:
6:20 - News
16:30 - Secret Frequency

 
 
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#84: The Suppressed Transmission, Part 2

March 21, 2018

Despite high power government jamming, reducing audio quality to one quarter, Mike and Chigg start up the Secret Frequency once more. They diseminate critical storyteller information about pirate radio stations, historical cases of broadcast signal intrusion, and finally, the Toynbee Tiles. Stay tuned for Part 1, coming soon.

Do not adjust your podcatcher. We control the vertical, and the horizontal. And The Messengers definitely aren't angels.

 
Special thanks to Occam's Laser for providing new music for our intro, outro, and bumpers.

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Full Metal RPG Podcast: http://fullmetalrpg.com/
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#83: Hedge Funding

December 10, 2017

Meghan Fitzgerald, co-developer of Changeling: the Lost 2nd Edition, joins Mike, Chris, and Chigg for a daring journey to Arcadia. On the surface it might be the familiar hedge of the previous edition, but in the shadows and brambles new dangers lurk. After a discussing Changeling's new rules, cool setting additions, and the ongoing kickstarter, Meghan also answers questions about her latest projects, including Dark Eras 2 and Vampire: the Requiem's Half-Damned.

 
Special thanks to Occam's Laser for providing new music for our intro, outro, and bumpers.

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#82: The White Wolf, Unchained

October 31, 2017

Mike and Chris are joined by Tobias Sjögren and Martin Ericsson of White Wolf Entertainment to discuss the past two years of growth for the World of Darkness and Chronicles of Darkness. The White Wolf discusses ideas for the future, immorality in Vampire: the Masquerade, violence in Werewolf: the Apocalypse, and belief and cosmology in Mage: the Ascension. The interview finishes up with a discussion of how to respect the uniqueness of the Chronicles of Darkness, particularly Vampire: the Requiem, hints at the future of Exalted, and even leaves some tantalizing remarks about Big Eyes, Small Mouth, and Silver Age Sentinels. Thank you to all the listeners who submitted questions!

 
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GenCon 2017: What is up with White Wolf Entertainment?

August 20, 2017

Once more from the darkest bowels of GenCon, Chigg, Man of Mystery, brings us the latest about White Wolf Entertainment, how they are working with licensees, and a big announcement about Vampire the Masquerade 5th Ed.

Warning. Microphone feedback in places.

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GenCon 2017: What’s Up With White Wolf RPGs?

August 19, 2017

At great personal risk, Chigg has smuggled out a recording of this year's "What's Up With Onyx Path's Handling of The White Wolf Intellectual Properties." 

Jests aside, special thanks to Onyx Path for allowing us to record this panel, which contains concise imformation on Onyx Path's current plans for World of Darkness, Chronicles of Darkness, and Exalted! In particular we get some juicy details on Hunter: the Vigil 2nd Edition, the future of Vampire: the Masquerade sourcebooks, and the upcoming Contagion Chronicle crossover book.

And yes, there are actually trains running above the panel's conference room...

 
 
 
  
 
 
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#81: Fae Covenant

July 9, 2017

Mike, Chris, and Chigg explore one of the most hotly demanded updates ever - Changeling: the Dreaming 20th Anniversary Edition. According to Chigg, it's the best Changeling book ever. Following that, Mike introduces Canuck the Crow in the secret frequency, and Chris reviews Secrets of the Covenants for Vampire: the Requiem.

 
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Darkling #42: Deviant Activities

June 27, 2017

Chris sits down with Onyx Path Publishing writer and developer, Dave Brookshaw, as they take a breather from walking about UK Games Expo and chat all about Chronicles of Darkness, Mage the Awakening, and we also get exciting information about Deviant the Renegades.

 
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#80: Enlightenment in Blood War Stories

June 10, 2017

Chris has been hard at work, piecing together the narrative of World of Darkness: Berlin's Enlightenment in Blood LARP through a series of interviews. First, we discover the machinations of Brendon's Tremere rebels. Then, we get's the full story of Integral Solutions Inc. through Tim's Glass Walker Theurge. And then finally, we unveil the true source of that evening's chaos - Ian and his Redcap buddies. It's a compeling tale and our final World of Darkness Berlin coverage. Enjoy!

 
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