Episode 157: Franchises and Game

Hosts: Megan, Scott, Allegra, Kevin, Todd, Timo

What’d we play? (12:28)
Jank on Demand: Vesna Thaw, Zombie Cinema, Dungeon World, Monsterhearts, Final Girl
Seasons,

Sentinels of the Multiverse, Borderlands 2 DLC: Sir Hammerlock’s Big Game Hunt. X-wing Miniatures, Star wars CCG, Dragon’s Dogma

Topic (30:39)
Kevin and Allegra from the Walking Eye join us to discuss the way the popularity of a franchise influences the conversation around the hobby. We discuss D&D, Star wars and star trek among others, and why people get so intense about these titles.

Rants (1:17:54)
Megan: Tony Packo’s Pickles, beware!
Scott: I now know why the Phantom Menace was bad: poor party interaction.
Allegra: I don’t know how to relax.
Kevin: I have a sad, because they are cancelling Young Justice.
Todd: Why are show crowds so weird of late.
Timo: I’m old! waaaaah! waaaaaaaaaaah!

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