Monday, March 31, 2014

AGC 182 March 31st 2014 (D&D Memories) (1:24:25)

With Mark Kinney, Carol, Mags, and Special Guest Husband Steve. A dedication to departed fellow podcaster Derek Rex. Mags' 40K experience. Buffet changes. We have Atlantis: The Second Age! Mags won't be at the ConGlomeration recording. We're doing something for International Tabletop Day! D&D Memories! First encounters with D&D. The Satanic Panic. The cartoon. First games. Making characters. Dragon magazine. Crazy gaming. Tales of dragon slaying. Favorite character types. Injuries. Dan Harmon pitching a D&D movie with Seth Rogan and Patton Oswalt? Mark's movie review show may have a name. QI. Ingress.

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Show links
In Memory of Derek Rex (Pulp Gamer)
Atlantis: The Second Age (Khepera Publishing)
International Tabletop Day
The Louisville Game Shop
RPG Buffet: A Year of Dungeons and Dragons
Dan Harmon at SxSW (Youtube)
That Guy With The Glasses (Nostalgia Critic, Cinema Snob, etc)
30 Greatest D&D Adventures of All Time (Grognardia)

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AGC's DriveThruRPG Picks for this episode!
Mark:D&D Basic Set (B/X Edition) (Wizards of the Coast)
Carol:Magic of Faerun 3rd Edition (Wizards of the Coast)
Steve: Mutants and Masterminds Supernatural Handbook (Green Ronin Publishing)
Mags:Spelljammer (Wizards of the Coast)
Also:B2 The Keep on the Borderlands (Wizards of the Coast)

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Tuesday, March 18, 2014

AGC 181 March 18th 2014 (Off The Beaten Path) (58:08)

With Mark Kinney and Mags. Some highly outdated weather talk. Mark went to ConCave. Mags didn't like her electric bill, but will be trying a 40K game with the Buffet! Settings: Accessable, Marketable, and yet Different? The mechanical side. It even applies to board games! Table-beating feedback. Is Mark going to launch a video review show?

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Show links
Castle Perilous
Nyambe: African Adventures (Atlas Games)
Retrospective: Skyrealms of Jorune (Grognardia)
Against The Dark Yogi (Kickstarter)

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AGC's DriveThruRPG Picks for this episode!
Mark:Hillfolk (Pelgrane Press)
Mags:Ninja Burger the RPG 2nd Edition (Aethereal Forge)
Also:Sathar Destroyer Technical Manual (Frontier Explorer)

The Tome Show

Friday, March 07, 2014

AGC News March 6th 2014 (45:21)

With Mark Kinney and Mags. Posting delayed by internet outages at 1 AGC Plaza. Happy 30th to Dragonlance! Lots and LOTS of Toyfair 2014 announcements, including upcoming games for the Walking Dead, Archer, Downton Abbey, Firefly, Adventure Time, and Doctor Who (which will cost Mark at least eighty dollars). Catan creator gets profiled in the New Yorker. Ten years of Ticket to Ride! IDW Games launches with Kill Shakespeare! New releases from Steve Jackson Games, and Mags is amused at the thought of a pocket edition of Ogre. New licenses for Monopoly in the fall, and expansions for Snake Oil! Sons of Anarchy board game! Crown of Destiny expansion for Descent: Journeys in the Dark Second Edition! Sean K Reynolds Leaves Paizo, putting him within stalking reach of the AGC Crew! Numenera Character Options from Monte Cook Games in May! Modiphius Entertainment signs a star-studded cast of game designers for their upcoming Mutant Chronicles 3rd Edtion RPG! Details on the D&D Minis' Accesory and D&D Attack Wing! New unit cards for Dust Warfare! House of Cards Against Humanity! D&D Most Embarassing Classes?

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Show links
IDW's Kill Shakespeare Kickstarter
Sean K. Reynold's blog announcements
Mutant Chronicle Kickstarter (ends March 8th)
New Yorker Magazine Profile ofKlaus Teuber
Cards Against Humanity House of Cards Expansion Set
Cards Against Humanity blog entry on the House of Cards expansion set
io9's article on D&D's most embarassing classes