Episode 197: What’s Wrong With Bein’ Sexy?

Hosts: EVERYONE! Aka Jenn, Joe, Megan, Scott, Timo, Todd

Recently, Gaming as Women published an article on asking “is he hot” about an NPC. People read it. People discussed it. It got us thinking: how do you know in game? So we discuss hot characters, sexy NPCs, and how you make that a thing at the table.

Also, here’s the thing Scott plugs.

Sh’notes:
11:24- We’re the Jank Cast
13:05- What’d we play
34:15- Topic
1:23:02- Rants

Actual Play: Lady Blackbird Part I

Players: Dr. Boyfriend, Joe, Megan, Timo, Tom

Two ways to get your fix of the awesome game Lady Blackbird from the Jank Cast!

First, you can go here to read the play by post game Todd is playing in right now!

Second, you can listen to THIS EPISODE of the first session of the Jank Game of Lady Blackbird!

Enjoy!

Episode 194: WE ARE CONTROLLING YOUR THOUGHTS!

Hosts: Jenn, Joe, Todd

In this episode, we discuss mind control mechanics.

Also, our rants go a leeeeeeetle off the deep end on this one.

Also also, there’s a weird popping noise sometimes. No idea what it is. We’ll look into it and try to make sure it’s not there next time!

Sh’notes:
9:45- What’d we play
15:50- Topic
53:50- Rants

Episode 192: Challenge Accepted!

Hosts: Jenn, Joe, Megan, Todd

In this episode, we discuss whether or not a game has to be challenging, which becomes a meta-discussion of what challenge even is.

Also… you’ll be hearing a whole lot more from Jenn and Joe in the future! A whole lot more… to your doom! BWA-HA-HA!

Sh’notes:
8:10- What’d we play
17:00- topic
55:00- Rants

You have been listening to The Jank Cast, copyright under the creative commons license. You can find out more about us at jankcast.com. You can send comments and feedback to feedback@jankcast.com We are sponsored by Chicagoland Games, and encourage you to get in touch with us via our Facebook page, Spooky Outhouse Forum (it’s a little quiet, but we’d love to get it going again), Twitter or Google+. You can also listen to us via Stitcher Radio. Now go out and roll some dice!

Actual Play, Dream Askew Part II

Players: Dana, Dylan, Joe, Megan, Todd

More of AP of Avery McDaldno’s awesome new game Dream Askew with Dana from I Podcast Magic Missile.

CONTENT WARNING: There’s a discussion of an implied sexual assault in this session. It’s not on camera and it’s sort of danced around, but it’s definitely implied. Please be forewarned if that would be bothersome to you!

Episode 191: Virtual Gaming

Hosts: Megan, Rich, Todd

In this episode, we bring on the esteemed Richard Rogers of Indie+, Cannon Puncture, and the gaming internets in general to talk about all manner of virtual gaming. Richard drops knowledge.

Sh’notes:

7:20- What’d we play?
27:25- Topic
1:05:15- Rants

Links: Indie+ subscriber link.

Wheel Tree Press Google+ Community and Facebook group.

You have been listening to The Jank Cast, copyright under the creative commons license. You can find out more about us at jankcast.com. You can send comments and feedback to feedback@jankcast.com We are sponsored by Chicagoland Games, and encourage you to get in touch with us via our Facebook page, Spooky Outhouse Forum (it’s a little quiet, but we’d love to get it going again), Twitter or Google+. You can also listen to us via Stitcher Radio. Now go out and roll some dice!