Tag: Zero to Play

November 9, 2016 James No comments exist

Download Episode!Kurt, Lacey and I sit down to talk about special considerations when running investigative/mystery games and building plots for them. Fear the Con 10 Kickstarter Extra Life Big List of RPG Plots Call of CthulhuTrail of Cthulhu Bubble Gumshoe Night’s Black Agents Conspiracy X Mystery Tropes Armitage Files

November 2, 2016 James No comments exist

Download Episode!Kurt, Lacey and I sit down to talk about the marriage of setting, scope and plot. What scope means to a game and how it’s defined and how it relates to building plots and choosing settings. Evolution James fails to remember examples from earlier in the dayLacey invents NATO the RPG Juggernaut RPG Big…

October 7, 2016 James 2 comments

Download Episode! This is our second installment of Zero to Play. Taking you through our process from initial inspiration to the first game session. In this episode we talk about the process of distilling inspiration and turning it into the initial ideas that form an RPG. How a number of factors effect this budding stage,…

September 29, 2016 James No comments exist

Download Episode!We are starting a series called zero to play. We are going to take you through our different processes of building games and scenarios. Each game starts with inspiration and that is our focus in this episode. Where do we find inspiration, what inspires us as gamers and what effect does genre have on…