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Ottawa Game Publishers Podcast

Jul 30, 2008

Thanks Rob for taking care of this!

WARNING: Instances of very strong language may offend some listeners.

Accidental Survivors: the Modern Gaming Podcast
sponsored by Sword's Edge Publishing
All music in podcast by Mindscape Music

News & Views

  • West End Games is for sale, triggering a firestorm of discussions from the ill-informed on various RPG message boards, like here and here.
  • Open Office now has a PDF editor, though it is still in beta development. Take a look here.
  • We're late to the game in wishing Stan Lee a wonderful 85th birthday. 'Nuff said.

Feature: Modern20: A Review

Why did Chuck Rice write Modern20? To make a pantload of money, of course!

Inspiration Time

The Shield: Season 5 and Season 6: An ambitious, mentally unstable IAD officer is after Vic in Season 5 and the death of a member of the Strike Team turns them against each other in Season 6. Some of the best TV ever and easily one of the 5 best cop shows of all time.

The Losers: Comic book from Vertigo/DC Thanks to BrianK on the boards for mentioning this back in the discussion on Episode 26: Finding Inspiration.


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