Hosts: Todd, Reek, Megan, Majdi, Timo
We finally, FINALLY manage to get this episode out. Sheesh. We go long, but it’s a good conversation. Note: Reek’s mic is a bit wonky at the beginning, but we fix it after a few minutes.
Banter: Break a leg playset, Remember the Wheaton, Recording from the Bowels, House-sitting Scott and the magic slingbox, the Colony (don’t fuck with science), Lexx’s beard must go, Todd is Alan Tudyk and the obsession with facial hair, it doesn’t stink of death down here no more, Todd’s fantasy world and Reeks homosexual power (01:20)
Main Topic: sexuality in gaming (Strong and warm and wild and free) (11:20)
Gender in gaming vs sexuality in gaming (13:00)
Apocalypse world’s character splats (13:45)
S/lay w/me mechanics (14:30)
twosie games (15:55)
asexual or your own sexuality: Ricky the Munchkin (17:30)
Hiding our sexuality (20:00)
Majdi games Twilight (20:50)
relationships in games (22:25)
Sex in Fiasco (25:15)
Playing non-cartoony sex (26:15)
Our sexuality is dangerous/vulnerable part of us (27:20)
Burlesque and being on board for sexuality (28.45)
role-playing out sex, lines and veils (31:05)
Libidinal Economy (32:00)
Sex and intimacy (33:50)
Non-sexual intimacy in Unhallowed Metropolis (36:30)
the sexy chinese android assassin and the sex that Enzo didn’t have (38:00)
Sexual defense mechanisms are OK (41:00)
Getting to know your groups (42:00)
Sexuality in LARP, the Majdi experience(42:35)
Sexuality of villains (Randall Flag in The Stand (45:30)
Reek leaves (53:00)
Knowing Rob: even when you trust someone it doesn’t mean intimacy is easy (53:30)
It’s dumb to not RP sexuality (Kalevala as an example) (55:15)
Gaming as fun escape (57:15)
Meisner: fight or fuck (58:30)
Party play works against sexuality (1:00:00)
People against AW sex moves (1:01:20)
Sex mechanics good and bad (1:03:30)
twosie games allow exploring one relationship (1:07:45)
Todd: The world is laughing at us all.
Majdi: Chicago likes to trick us
Timo: Taking it in the ass with a Chevy Trailblazer.
Megan: I get hit on as a gamer, but not as a burlesque performer. Wtf?
You have been listening to The Jank Cast, copyright 2010 under the creative commons license. You can find out more about us at jankcast.com. All the music in the show is from the song, “Jank is a Dork Word” written and recorded by Todd and is used with his permission. You can send comments and feedback to firstname.lastname@example.org Again, we are sponsored by Chicagoland Games, and this is JOHNKELLY reminding you to support your local gaming store. Now go out and roll some dice.