Episode 20 – Skyscrapers of Gygaxian Text

Hello everyone!

My baby boy, Elijah, is doing great! I hope to get back to this podcasting thing in January :).

Anyway, the 1d4cast crew, along with special guest Henry, got together again to bring you a new episode. We have more feedback email to read from Bob H. of Australia about our Halloween episode and Actual Plays. If you have anything that you want to tell us, let your voice be heard. We’ll read it on the next episode.

The topic for discussion boils down to What Games You Can’t Live Without which is a take on the “desert island” scenario. They talk about what game would you choose to keep if you had to lose everything else, which game to be able to replay differently, to be able to play a whole lot more of, be able to experience again with a blank slate, and many other burning questions.

If you have any comments, feedback, system you want us to talk about, or even a topic you want us to discuss; either leave a comment on this episode’s post, send us an email, or use our Contact Page! You can also post to our Facebook Community and/or Google+ Community You can even leave us feedback on Stitcher Radio, iTunes, or event Google Play Music! We’d love to hear from you and will read your message on the next episode!

Thank you for listening and we certainly hope you enjoy!

Show Notes:

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ACLS EP3 – Mage: The Awakening

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This month we take a closer look at Mage: The Awakening. It is a game from White Wolf’s storytelling system called World of Darkness (aka nWoD). We take a closer look at the Paths, the Orders, the Consilii, Exarchs, Seers of the Throne, and what your arcanum rating means to you.

Thanks for listening to us :). Hope you enjoy!

Feedback is always appreciated :).

If you have any comments, feedback, system you want us to talk about, or even a topic you want us to discuss; either leave a comment on this episode’s post, send us an email, or use our Contact Page! You can also post to our Facebook Community and/or Google+ Community You can even leave us feedback on Stitcher Radio, iTunes, or event Google Play Music! We’d love to hear from you and will read your message on the next episode!

From the news Section:
1 of the 9 Contest (Check out Monica’s entry and vote. No sign up required.)

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A new series… “A Closer Look” – Episode 1: Changeling the Lost

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This month we are releasing the first episode of a new series. Its called “A Closer Look…”. In this episode we jump back into nWoD by examining Changeling: The Lost and explaining a little more about the fluff and the lore of the system while giving you narative advice and mechanics. Henry joins us again.

Thanks for listening to us :). Hope you enjoy!

Feedback is always appreciated :).

If you have any comments, feedback, system you want us to talk about, or even a topic you want us to discuss; either leave a comment on this episode’s post, send us an email, or use our Contact Page! You can also post to our Facebook Community and/or Google+ Community You can even leave us feedback on Stitcher Radio, iTunes, or event Google Play Music! We’d love to hear from you and will read your message on the next episode!

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The first 1d4cast bonus episode!

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That’s right folks! An episode under 1.5 hours does exist :-P. This one is even less than 10 minutes :).

In this bonus episode, we talk about leveling in games, whether they are the DnD model of “this much Exp gives you a level” or the WoD model where “you don’t level, but spend your Exp to increase your stats”.

We are currently working on Episode 4 :).

Thank you for listening. Hope you enjoy :)!

If you have any comments, feedback, system you want us to talk about, or even a topic you want us to discuss; either leave a comment on this episode’s post, send us an email, or use our Contact Page! You can also post to our Facebook Community and/or Google+ Community You can even leave us feedback on Stitcher Radio, iTunes, or event Google Play Music! We’d love to hear from you and will read your message on the next episode!

The opening also uses a sample clip from Nightwish’s – “Ghost Love score”

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1d4cast Episode 2: A Look At nWoD

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In this episode we explore the current version of the World of Darkness (aka nWoD). We talk about the setting, our takes on the game lines, give advice, and compare it to old WoD as well as Dungeons & Dragons.

Things to point out: John over-simplifies everything, James is wrong 90% of the time and shouldn’t talk, Steve likes dice pools, and Monica makes good use of a soapbox :-P.

If you have any comments, feedback, system you want us to talk about, or even a topic you want us to discuss; either leave a comment on this episode’s post, send us an email, or use our Contact Page! You can also post to our Facebook Community and/or Google+ Community You can even leave us feedback on Stitcher Radio, iTunes, or event Google Play Music! We’d love to hear from you and will read your message on the next episode!

The opening is a line from the movie: Gamers©
The opening also uses a sample clip from Nightwish’s – “Ghost Love score”

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