Thursday, August 30, 2012

AGC Interview 19 (The Mags-the-Axe GenCon Interviews) (51:48)

Mags brings you her intervies from GenCon 2012! Look for Mark's interviews in the next few days or so.

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Curse The Darkness
Redbrick LLC
Eden Studios (Conspiracy X)
Sages of RPG

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Wednesday, August 22, 2012

AGC 167 August 23rd 2012 (To GenCon And Back Again) (1:42:57)

With Mark Kinney, Carol, and Mags. Mark's gaming group blew up (partially his fault) -- the moral is that groups need good communication! Adventures at the GenCon Auction! We're merging the news show with the main show this time. GenCon attendance looks to be up! Munchkin Pathfinder and Mars Attacks! Spy games, and Star Trek Catan is coming! Legendary, another Marvel card game! Seasons! Details about Fantasy Flight's Star Wars RPG! Mutants and Masterminds supernaturals! Art of Roleplaying Games, and some miniature mounts! DriveThru picks! More on the auction, then Carol talks about The Way Things Work boardgame. More GenCon discussion! Mags' Thursday and Mark's Saturday. A quick trip through registration. Mags the Stalker (but she didn't fangirl all over Wil Wheaton). Ascension. Smash Up! Paizo efficiency! A dozen dice cups. The Ram. "How do you find these people?!?" Mark's "hurry up and wait" GenCon. The GenCon Third Day voice. City of Horrors! Lack of podcasters? Lack of swag bag! Awards! Congrats to Haste and Role Playing Public Radio! The Nordic LARP controversy, here on AGC! Onyx Path Publishing. Promotional videos over the Exhibition Hall entrances. D&D Next Keynote! Regrets and looking forward. FlatCon! Kickstarters!

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Krab Jab Studio Facebook (Art of Roleplaying Games)
Horse, Character Mount Marker Kit (LITKO Game Accessories)
The Way Things Work Boardgame (Amazon)
International Playthings LLC
Alderac Entertainment Group (Smash Up, Thunderstone Advance, Legend of the Five Rings)
Onyx Path Publishing
The Gamers: Hands of Fate Kickstarter
Man-Made Mythology (Kickstarter)
Numenera (Kickstarter)
Dungeons and Dragons: A Documentary (Kickstarter)
Truth and Lies (Kickstarter)
Perils of the Surface World (Kickstarter)
Horror on the Orient Express (Kickstarter)
Shadowfist: Combat in Kowloon (Kickstarter)

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AGC's DriveThruRPG Picks for this episode!
Mark:Grimtooth's Traps (Flying Buffalo)
Carol:Victorian Lost (White Wolf)
Mags:GUMSHOE Bundle (Pelgrane Press)
Also:Fiasco: Lightning Bolt! (Bruhaha Games)
Maschine Zeit Adventure Bundle (Machine Age Productions)

Yog Radio
d6 Generation

Tuesday, August 14, 2012

AGC 166 August 14th 2012 (12 Big Angry Damn Review Shows) (1:30:31)

With Mark Kinney, Carol, and Mags. Carol still in the satellite office. Non-smooth titles. Mark's jury duty experience. DriveThruRPG picks! And codes! Shaintar review memories. Reviews! Mags reviews House of Cards (look for it at Games on Demand at GenCon!). Carol talks about Candycreeps. Mark messes up the theme of the reviews with 1st and Goal. Mags closes the reviews with the Mistborn Adventure Game. Mags' highlights for GenCon this year. Mark shows a couple of Kickstarters, including one affecting GenCon. Carol has something to mention as well...

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House of Cards (Parenthesis Press)
Parenthesis Press
Candycreeps (Green Fairy Games)
Candycreeps Development Diary and Play Ideas
1st and Goal (R&R Games)
Mistborn Adventure Game (Crafty Games)
The Gamers: Hands of Fate Kickstarter
Pajara Games' World War III Kickstarter
Pajara Games
Numenera (Monte Cook)
Monte Cook Science Fantasy Post

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AGC's DriveThruRPG Picks for this episode!
Mark:Delta Green (Pagan Publishing)
Carol:Shaintar: Legends Arise Beta Guide (Reality Blurs)
Mags:Hocus Focus: A Dresden Fiasco (Evil Hat Productions)

Ruthless Diastema
New Style

AGC News August 14th 2012 (27:10)

With Mark, Carol, and Mags. The Kickstarter kerfuffle. More financials. World of Warcraft TCG sneak previews! Spartacus! Quarriors expansion. The One Ring off PDF? Chances to play Mistborn with Brandon Sanderson at GenCon! Champions Complete and Monster Hunters! Hostile Work Environment. A cold Pathfinder setting. Games Workshop growing profit. Chaosium contests, and why people play!

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French Language Chistopher Tolkien Interview (Le Monde)
English Translation of Le Monde Christopher Tolkien Interview
Larry Correia (Monster Hunters Inc.)
Two Beginning Roleplayer Contests (Chaosium Inc.)
American Journal of Play PDF Articles (Pick the first article, Play and Mate Preference: Testing the Signal Theory of Adult Playfulness

Sunday, August 12, 2012

AGC Extra - Alex Flagg unboxes the Mistborn RPG

We've got a Big Damn Review Show coming up soon, and one of those reviews will be Mags' take on the new Mistborn RPG from Crafty Games.   As a supplement to that review, here's Alex Flagg doing an unboxing of the softcover/retail edition of the game.

Saturday, August 04, 2012

AGC 165 August 4th 2012 (And The Winner Is... 2012 Edition) (1:35:42)

With Carol and Mags. Carol and Mags discuss this year's awards outlook!

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ENnie Awards
Diana Jones Award

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Friday, August 03, 2012

AGC News August 3rd 2012 (23:30)

With Mags. Wil Wheaton is a GenCon media guest (and Tabletop as well). Merchant of Venus cooperation! Barnes and Noble up less than 1% after Borders closing. The Google Nexus 7. 4Kids Entertainment bankruptcy news. Monopoly: the Godfather Edition! Cryptozoic Summer Tour! Animated Bella Sara! Dixit Jinx! DC Comics Deck Building Game! Yu-gi-Oh!, Magic, and Pokemon news! Warhammer 40K 6th Edition! Pathfinder NPC Codex! Some interesting HeroClix to celebrate a Comic-Con documentary. HeroClix Assassin's Creed. WizKids withdraws products from the Origins ballot. Geek Battle!

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Tabletop (Geek and Sundry)