Mar 202019
 
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This week, Alex runs the gang through his in-development heist game, According to Plan!

A team of extraordinary agents plucked from different points in the timeline make up the Time Cops’ most exclusive team. This time, they are being sent back to 1918 Russia to steal Rasputin’s most…prized possession. And they need to do it before Vladimir Putin, who has also traveled back in time, gets his hands on it to fuel his evil magic!

Can a moody clone of Nikola Tesla, a Japanese yodeler/chicken-mancer, cyborg Paul Bunyan and a floating magical head get the mission done? Probably not! But they’re going to try!

Mar 062019
 
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This week, Alex rounds out the Rag-NERD-rok Pilot Season with a pulp-action-horror game set in a nightmare America ruled by the Great Old Ones!

After R’lyeh rose from the waves and Great Cthulhu awoke, humanity became a cattle race, allowed to exist as feed stock to the gibbering horrors that dwell beyond time and space. For three decades, humans have endured the tyranny of the GOOs, who keep them oppressed under a brutal police state. Though some try to fight back, the odds are utterly hopeless.

On an ordinary evening that will turn out to be anything but, five friends gather for their weekly poker game. When the sixth player, a resistance member named Jackson Elias, arrives, he has in his possession a secret package that he says could help fight the GOOs and liberate humanity. Pursued by the special police, he needs the group’s help to get the parcel to his contact across town.

In order to make the delivery, they’ll have to brave the carefully patrolled streets after curfew. Can they make the delivery and potentially free humanity, or will they end up as a late-night snack for some Lovecraftian horror? Listen to find out!

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Feb 272019
 
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Have you heard the one about two dwarves, an elf, a human and a halfling who strand themselves on a magical island in search of seven lost treasures? Well, crank up the volume and take a listen, because you’re about to! 

In Chris’ entry for our Pilot Season, a party of adventurers returns to town with the severed heads of a two-headed ogre (ettin?), hoping to barter their loot for information about the island’s secrets. When they are attacked by a pride of swamp lions in the night, they’ll have to use every trick they’ve got to survive and keep their cargo safe. Can they make it back alive? 

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Feb 202019
 
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It’s another game in our Pilot Season! This time, Erik is up!

There’s a special high school in a special land, where kids of all ages, races and martial prowess come together. And some of them have giant robots.

In this anime land, anything can happen. But when four students are pulled into a mysterious parallel dimension, things get weird, even for them. 

Can a ninja-in-training, a beauty-obsessed idol, a guy with a big mech and a demon trapped in the body of a small girl save the day? Or will they be stuck in this weird dimension forever? Listen to find out!

Don’t forget to vote in our poll to pick your two favorite games when the Pilot Season is over!