Accidental Survivors: The Modern Gaming Podcast (Season Four)
Three Canadian geeks distracted by bright, shiny objects. Or beer.

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

Episode 63: One Shot, One Game

    One-shots and Con Games
    * We just wanted to remind you again that we attended Gen Con this year.
    * Fraser had a lot of fun running Kiss My Axe at Games on Demand.
    * Rob ran a quick one-shot of Mutants & Masterminds 3E.
    * Can you imagine an 8 hour game of D&D 3.5? Wow, that's both awesome and frightening.
    * Would your average game store patron know anything about Fiasco?
    * Rockin' and rollin' with the Enny award winning Old School Hack.
    * If Chris is talking about a good RPG system, he means Warhammer Fantasy Role-Playing Game.
    * Although he might be talking about Dark Heresy.

    Other Things of Which We Speak
    * Rob and Chris both saw Cowboys & Aliens
    * This somehow morphs into a Highlander discussion.
    * There might have been a TV show, though I know for a fact, there can be only one.
    * Go listen to the Bear Swarm podcast.
    * They talk about the Avengers: Earth's Mightiest Heroes.
    * I picked up Robin Laws' the Esoterrorists at Gen Con.
    * It looks like it'd be perfect to run an X-Files game.
    * I also picked up The Esoterror Factbook and Albion’s Ransom: Little Girl Lost.

    Feedback
    * If you want to contact us, you can email us individually at chris@accidentalsurvivors.com, fraser@accidentalsurvivors.com, and rob@accidentalsurvivors.com.
    * If you're signed up on Facebook you can join the Accidental Survivors Podcast group and leave comments for us there, though we likely won't see them!
    * You can hop on over to our message forums at www.accidentalsurvivors.com.
    * You can find us on Twitter as AccidentalFrase, Accidental_Rob, and AccSurvPodcast.

Direct download: ASP063.mp3
Category:Season Four -- posted at: 9:53 AM

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Episode 61: Rewards

    Things of Which We Speak
    * Sword Noir, a Role-Playing Game of Hardboiled Sword & Sorcery.
    * The Vigilance Press Podcast episode with your's truly talking Sword Noir.
    * If these Game of Thrones TV
    * Basil Exposition is all about the exposition.


    Rewards
In which we discuss ideas rewarding one's players.
    * D&D 3.5

    * 4E
    * Pathfinder
    * Old School Hack
    * Warhammer Fantasy RPG 3E
    * RPG Net thread
    * the Odyssey

    Feedback
    * If you want to contact us, you can email us individually at chris@accidentalsurvivors.com, fraser@accidentalsurvivors.com, and rob@accidentalsurvivors.com.
    * If you're signed up on Facebook you can join the Accidental Survivors Podcast group and leave comments for us there, though we likely won't see them!
    * You can hop on over to our message forums at www.accidentalsurvivors.com.
    * You can find us on Twitter as AccidentalFrase, Accidental_Rob, and AccSurvPodcast.

Direct download: ASP061.mp3
Category:Season Four -- posted at: 6:31 PM

Recorded before a live studio audience with the lovely and talented Jenn, from The Jennisodes.

 

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

Episode 60: Player Honesty and Trust

    Things of Which We Speak
    * We are joined by Jenn from The Jennisodes in an attempt to bring intelligence and credibility to our podcast.
    * We're also joined by Rob's mother-in-law, via telephone machine.
    * Sword's Edge Publishing is excited to announce the release of Sword Noir.
    * Rob continues to pimp Fantasy Grounds 2.
    * Jenn discusses her gaming group's Dresden game and gives a shout out to her RPG message forum, RPG Crosstalk.
    * Lots of chat about Fiasco and GenCon 2011.

    Player Honesty and Trust

    * In which we discuss further ideas of honesty and trust at the gaming table, spurred on by the conversation in Episode 59.

    Feedback
    * If you want to contact us, you can email us individually at chris@accidentalsurvivors.com, fraser@accidentalsurvivors.com, and rob@accidentalsurvivors.com. You can email Jenn at jennisodes@gmail.com.
    * If you're signed up on Facebook you can join the Accidental Survivors Podcast group and leave comments for us there, though we likely won't see them!
    * You can hop on over to our message forums at www.accidentalsurvivors.com.
    * You can find us on Twitter as AccidentalFraseAccidental_Rob, and AccSurvPodcast. You can find Jenn at Trapcast_Jenn.

Direct download: Episode60_mixdown.mp3
Category:Season Four -- posted at: 2:26 AM

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Episode 59: GM Honesty and Player Trust

    Things of Which We Speak
    * Stonehammer Pilsner, recommended by Craig
    * Untap'd if you've got that peeping beer tom thing going on.
    * If these SEP sales numbers do not depress you, you have no heart. Let's get some pity sales going.
    * Fantasy Grounds
    * Inferno online RPG community (in beta)
    * d20 Provirtual game table
    * Pathfinder which Rob is now playing
    * Fiasco which Rob would like to play
    * Buy cool stuff at IPR listen about it on the Jennisodes
    * Video gaming with Bulletstorm
    * And MMOing with DDO
    * As much as Rob loves Warhammer FRPG, he's ready for something different
    * Fraser is still loving the Old School Hack
    * Expect to see the Accidental Survivors in Indianapolis for Gen Con 2011.
    * You can hear Fraser on the Jennisodes.

    GM Honesty and Player Trust
    * In which we discuss ideas inspired by comments from Stuart Robertson on Twitter and on his game blog.

    Feedback
    * If you want to contact us, you can email us individually at chris@accidentalsurvivors.com, fraser@accidentalsurvivors.com, and rob@accidentalsurvivors.com.
    * If you're signed up on Facebook you can join the Accidental Survivors Podcast group and leave comments for us there, though we likely won't see them!
    * You can hop on over to our message forums at www.accidentalsurvivors.com.
    * You can find us on Twitter as AccidentalFrase, Accidental_Rob, and AccSurvPodcast You can find Craig at TheCarg.

    Diversions!
    * Places in Kitchener-Waterloo to take--and not take--your kids

Direct download: ASP059.mp3
Category:Season Four -- posted at: 1:10 AM

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Episode 58: Game Prep

    Things of Which We Speak
    * Merchants and Marauders
    * Pimping for Arcane Kingdoms. Also? For Simple Coin is out now. It took that long to get this episode released. If you want to support this podcast . . . you could sponsor us or you could buy some SEP products. It pays for the libsyn account.
    * Canadian National Steampunk Expo
    * Gryphcon

    Game Prep for GMs
    * In which we discuss our particular GMing preparation techniques
    * Obsidian Portal

    Feedback
    * If you want to contact us, you can email us individually at chris@accidentalsurvivors.com, fraser@accidentalsurvivors.com, and rob@accidentalsurvivors.com.
    * If you're signed up on Facebook you can join the Accidental Survivors Podcast group and leave comments for us there, though we likely won't see them!
    * You can hop on over to our message forums at www.accidentalsurvivors.com.
    * You can find us on Twitter as AccidentalFrase, Accidental_Rob, and AccSurvPodcast You can find Engler at wapcaplets.

    Diversions!
    * I don’t want to play a racist skinhead
    * Character backgrounds? What’re they good for?
    * Canadian politician overturning a poor ruling . . . but will he make it right?

Direct download: ASP058.mp3
Category:Season Four -- posted at: 4:13 AM

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

Episode 57: Villains You Love and Hate

Things of Which We Speak
    * Old School Hack
    * Viking Campaign Actual Play (which will have OSH AP soon)
    * Fiasco
    * Jennisodes. Unfortunately the Golden Panda contest has ended.
    * Pathfinder
    * Mutants & Masterminds
    * A Song of Ice & Fire RPG (has been out for awhile . . . silly Chris) and TV series
    * the Cape

Those Sympathetic Villains
    * That hostage-taker might be facing the officers from Flashpoint.
    * Like that darn Sandman in Spider-man 3.
    * Snatch has no sympathetic villains
    * But Blade Runner and 2001: A Space Oddysey both do.
    * Yes, he did change his name to Charles Bronson.
    * Asymmetric whatsit?
    * I meant Denzel Washington rather than Samuel L. Jackson.
    * Sympathetic and awesome? Doctor Doom, in our books.
    * Destro? Maybe in the movie?

And in final thoughts
    * Going to Gen Con, baby!
    * Who’s got Star Wars?

Feedback

    * If you want to contact us, you can email us individually at chris@accidentalsurvivors.com, fraser@accidentalsurvivors.com, and rob@accidentalsurvivors.com.
    * If you're signed up on Facebook you can join the Accidental Survivors Podcast group and leave comments for us there, though we likely won't see them!
    * You can hop on over to our message forums at www.accidentalsurvivors.com.
    * You can find us on Twitter as AccidentalFrase, Accidental_Rob, and AccSurvPodcast

Direct download: ASP057.mp3
Category:Season Four -- posted at: 12:00 PM

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Episode 56: CottageCon: the Reign-ing

Things of Which We Speak
    * Greg Stolze’s Reign
    * And by Enchilada I mean Enchiridion
    * One Roll Engine
    * Could this be the Cubicle 7 BJ-cast?
    * Arc Dream
    * Now I remember! It’s Judd Karlman and the Githyanki Diaspora

Feedback
    * If you want to contact us, you can email us individually at chris@accidentalsurvivors.com, fraser@accidentalsurvivors.com, and rob@accidentalsurvivors.com.
    * If you're signed up on Facebook you can join the Accidental Survivors Podcast group and leave comments for us there, though we likely won't see them!
    * You can hop on over to our message forums at www.accidentalsurvivors.com.
    * You can find us on Twitter as AccidentalFrase, Accidental_Rob, and AccSurvPodcast


Direct download: ASP056.mp3
Category:Season Four -- posted at: 10:03 PM

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Accidental Survivors Episode 54: CottageCon RapFest, Part One
Cannibalism, inappropriate behaviour of Muskoka wildlife, terrible beer, vulverines and the games we brought to CottageCon.

Here's what we blabber on about;

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Direct download: ASP54_CottageCon1.mp3
Category:Season Four -- posted at: 8:50 PM

 

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Episode 53: Beer, MiniCons, and Questions
 

Things of Which We Speak

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Direct download: ASP053.mp3
Category:Season Four -- posted at: 2:10 AM

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Episode 52: In Which The Heroes Discuss D&D 5e

Things of Which We Speak

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Be sure to listen for Collateral on War Pig Radio at www.warpigradio.com.
Direct download: ASP52_Final.mp3
Category:Season Four -- posted at: 1:00 PM

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