Jul 29, 2016
The truth is out there!
BK hangs his 'I Want to Believe' poster, whilst Pete forages for a pants suit before opening an unauthorised investigation into 'Project Twilight'. Through the haze of Cancer Man's smoke, they unearth storytelling advice about keeping the mystery of the unknown, presenting investigation clues to players, fixing the Background: Favours (using LARP rules, no less), and Pete ambushes BK with the Background: Arsenal.
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The books mentioned in this episode were
Hunters Hunted II
Trail of Cthulhu (Pelgrane Press)
Delta Green (Arc Dream Publishing)
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Hosts: Adrian BK and Pete.
Jan 15, 2015
Grab your Crusader Sword and Library card! Midnight Express wraps up the first season with a Companion Reader episode for 'Halls of the Arcanum'. After discussing over holiday viewing (The Battle of Five Armies, The Equaliser, 47 Ronin, Age of Extinction, and Only Lovers Left Alive) the hosts review this addition to 'Year of the Hunter'.
You'll find not only an in-depth discussion of the Arcanum, but tips for using this organisation both as NPCs and for a PC chronicle.
The books mentioned in this episode were:
We also mentioned Lexicity
as a good source for dead language material in the Public Domain.
Thanks again to forum user Wendell_Burke for the bumpers in this episode.
Join us in thirty for the first episode of Season 2 - Changeling: the Dreaming!
Hosts: Adrian BK, Beckett, and Mark.
May 29, 2014
Steve and Adrian grab their stakes and mallets to descend into the role of hunters in the old World of Darkness. In this episode we give an overview of the hunter books (excluding Hunter: the Reckoning), cover the hallmarks of a good hunter game, and offer advice for the Storyteller.
In From the Bookshelf, you'll get mini-reviews of:
Next month we'll discuss starting a chronicle - see you in thirty!
Hosts: Steve & Adrian.