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A place to get a handle on Saint Joseph, what the Church believes about him, and what this means for reality altogether! that his patronage, if it is all we imagine it to be, would effect and be to the benefit of all aspects of our lives. The journey begins. Saint Joseph, pray for us!
 
A (boring) conversational podcast discussing Malifaux by Wyrd Games. Hot takes will be offered, debates will be had, drinks will be drunk. Join us! https://boringconversation.libsyn.com/rss Join us on Discord! https://discord.gg/UK7syuTh Check out our Facebook Page! https://www.facebook.com/Boring.Conversation.Pod Visit our gaming club Instagram page! https://www.instagram.com/knightsoftheroundbase/ https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/boring-conversation-a-malifaux-podcast/id1541498457 htt ...
 
Leon Goren, President and CEO of North America's premier peer network and advisory community, PEO Leadership, brings together business leaders to share stories, best practices and learnings with the rest of the community, and help us think through the unprecedented challenges brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic. In short segments, Snippets delivers answers to important questions and provides inspiration and uplift in a time of change. Learn more at https://peo-leadership.com/.
 
A talk show that brings on designers to talk about their Forged in the Dark games and hacks, and discusses designing in that space more generally. Associated with the official Blades in the Dark discord, but not with Blades in the Dark, Evil Hat, or One Seven Design. Join the community! discord.com/invite/BDZckBB
 
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The Green Thumb and The Doctor have a short conversation. The Animalist licks her hand clean and contemplates her feet. The Homebody has bugs in his eyes. G.I. Jane drops the bomb. Claudia finally learns what true suffering is. Connect deeper with the Voices, see art and artifacts created by them as well as musings from our leader, Grandfather Spau…
 
Today, we're trying something new! We recently ran an Actual Play stream of External Containment Bureau (ECB), and we brought on the cast of the stream to talk about how it went, their favorite parts, and some insights into the game! Please let us know if you enjoy this format, and we can keep doing it with our future streams! Follow us on Twitch t…
 
Today, Mark is joined by Cohan and Garrett of Poor Students to talk about their one-page game Subconscious_Routine, submitted as part of the Applied Hope game jam. They discuss how they limit both the overall rules and the players' available actions to convey the tone and setting of robots searching for free will, as well as their use of other medi…
 
In the second part of our collaborative content reveal with Wyrd, Jesse invites Maeve Fox and Ray Flynn onto the podcast to discuss 2nd level play with Brewmaster Moonshiner, Youko Unseen and Shojo. Today's drinks: Jesse - Saison DuPont Maeve - Woodchuck Cider Ray - Fireman's Brew Black Cherry Soda https://www.wyrd-games.net/s/M3E_Art_TheBrewmaster…
 
Today, Umbra joins hosts Jacob and Nychelle to talk about his game Future.Shock, as well as how resolution mechanics (dice, cards, etc.) affect the tone and fantasy of your game. He describes his transhumanist game, but also discusses how to tell if your dice mechanics will work out, and gives examples of when the dice mechanics accidentally told a…
 
In this episode Jesse, Adam and Jake, in collaboration with Wyrd, reveal Youko Hamasaki, Unseen, Shojo and Brewmaster, Moonshiner! Cards will be broken down, hot takes will be offered and insights from our games will be shared. Cheers! Today's drinks: Jesse - Homebrewed Peppercorn Rye Bock Jake - Troegs Double Blizzard IPA Adam - Crown Vanilla and …
 
The Green Thumb paints a fireplace red and we love him for it. The Animalist pulls the skin from her neck and we love her for it. The Homebody waters the Earth with his blood and we love him for it. G.I. Jane showers herself in ash to stop the bleeding from her scalp and we love her for it. Connect deeper with the Voices, see art and artifacts crea…
 
Today, Mark is joined by Michael, author of a number of forged in the dark games, to talk about A Torch in the Dark, his single-player dungeon-delving/revolution game. We talk about how "the conversation" which usually happens between players and GM still happens in a solo game. He also talks about his influences and what drew him to make a solo ga…
 
Ava Islam is the designer of Errant a med fan rpg she has successfully kickstarted during Zinequest 3 - The system totally rethinks and rebuilds the D&D game engine in a fascinating and innovative way. In this episode, we talk about power, race, game design, bets and wagers, Neapolitan pizza and much more. You can preorder Errant here Or read Ava's…
 
In this episode Jesse and Adam are joined by Jacob Martin of the Nastygram podcast to discuss our thoughts on the newly teased Kirai, Envoy of the Court alternate title in a game against Jesse's Brewmaster crew. Today's drinks: Jesse - Sierra Nevada Pale Ale Jake - Dogfish Head 90 Minute IPA Adam - Arnold Palmer Check out the Nastygram podcast here…
 
And now The Green Thumb is a proud father. And now The Animalist scratches her arms raw. And now The Homebody is going to make everything perfect. And now G.I. Jane remembers something best forgotten. Connect deeper with the Voices, see art and artifacts created by them as well as musings from our leader, Grandfather Spaulding, and a history of our…
 
Perplexing Ruins is an illustrator and a writer. This episode might be a little different from the previous ones, maybe a little longer, and a little more intimate. Because Perplexing is a friend. He is one of the first members of our little indie RPG scene that I’ve met. In this heartfelt episode, we talk about ancient German castles, gouache pain…
 
Today, Stefan joins hosts Nychelle and Mark to talk about his game Fistful of Darkness, the impact of the touchstones you give on defining how your game plays, and also the effect of the hellish economy of the system. Last year, Nychelle ran a game of Fistful for our twitch channel with Stefan and Mark as players, so we reminisce about and highligh…
 
In this episode Jesse is joined by Maeve Fox to discuss our thoughts on the newly teased Asami, Takusen alternate title and her new support enforcer Lady Yume in a game against Maeve's Euripides crew. Today's drinks: Jesse - Guiness Extra Stout Maeve - Guinness Irish Stout Join us on Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/Boring.Conversation.Pod Join …
 
Today, Justin is joined once again by Laurie to talk about his game, Hieronymous, a FitD hex-crawl game through the artwork of Hieronymus Bosch. He talks about what inspired the idea, and how to get inspiration from art. We also talk about Lichcraft, Laurie's kickstarted game about trans necromancers, which he also discussed on our Zinequest 2021 e…
 
Anamnesis is a journaling RPG for one player designed by Sam Leigh. In the game, you wake up with no memory whatsoever of who and where you are, and through a series of beautifully designed questions, and with the help of a deck of tarot cards you recover bit by bit your memory. In this episode, we talk about the Rider Waite Colman tarot deck, memo…
 
In this episode Jesse is joined by Maeve Fox (referred to by a prior name in this episode, we recorded it a while ago!) to discuss summoning in GG2 and how the landscape as changed. Today's drinks: Jesse - Mayflower Brewing Crispy Business Kolsch stlye ale Maeve - Guinness Irish Stout Join us on Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/Boring.Conversati…
 
Leon sits down with Michael Sherrar, recognized as one of Canada’s leading employment and labour lawyers, to talk about the return to work, both in terms of legal mandates but also social and moral ones: how do we best support our employees health and safety, while seeking to build company connection? Michael also wades into the murky waters of vac…
 
Scott Cooper made the move a year ago from Molson Coors to the start up, truss beverages, to reimagine what the cannabis market could look like. An experienced business leader, marketer and innovator with a track record of breathing new life into businesses & brands and unlocking new opportunities, Scott brings great insight into his new chosen pat…
 
Today, Jacob and Ian are joined by Adam Bucceri to talk about his new, setting-agnostic game, Enter the Survival Horror! We discuss how the Doom Clock and related mechanics set the survival horror tone, and how to enable the players to take on the narrative authority normally associated with a GM by making them choose between difficult options. You…
 
John Battle, aka Batts is the designer of the RPG My body is a cage. In the game, there are two worlds, the one you live in during the daytime, very much like the one we live in ourselves, and the one you dream of. When you dream, you go exploring dungeons, you fight monsters, you collect treasures, you try to make a better life for yourself. In th…
 
Today, our host Mark is joined by Dustin and Michael to talk about Synthicide: Sharpers in the Dark, their new Forged in the Dark adaptation of Dustin's original trad-game. We discuss why Dustin wanted to bring his game to FitD, and how they maintained the tone and content of the original, as well as how more content was added to fit into FitD. Syn…
 
Ian Yusem is the designer of the Mothership rpg adventures Moonbase blues, Picket Line Tango, The Drain. Ian has also a great blog called Uncanny Spheres in which he writes with a lot of honesty about his experience as an indie rpg designer. He posts detailed postmortems of his games where he addresses the financial reality of being an indie TTRPG …
 
In this very special episode, Justin is interviewed by three guest hosts: Ema, Eli, and Nychelle! Our hosts get a bit silly, then we talk about Justin's highly anticipated post-fall sci-fi game, Mothlight, and the process of iterating on your designs through playtests, feedback, and experience. We talk about what to change, what to keep, and how to…
 
Anna Blackwell is the designer of the solo RPG Delve, or rather the solo RPG series Delve, Rise and Umbra. Delve is a map-drawing game in which you run an underground dwarven hold. As you dig underground you encounter magic, treasures, evil forces. The game is played with dice and a standard card deck. It involves exploration, resource management, …
 
The Green Thumb has a fence and a tragedy. The Animalist discovers a leaking chrysalis. The Homebody is spoiled. G.I. Jane's shadow has a face. The Men In Suits got what they deserved. Connect deeper with the Voices online at www.voicesfromtheumbra.com, on Facebook: facebook.com/VoicesFromTheUmbra/, and on Twitter: @umbrapodcast.…
 
Les Mandelbaum, CEO of Umbra and long-time member of PEO Leadership has not only been predicting the reinvention of the retail industry, he and his global team have been executing their vision of a digital economy for many years. Umbra has transformed itself from a primarily retail-driven platform to one of the world’s leading houseware companies w…
 
Keith Beckley, CEO of Novx Systems, long-time member of PEO Leadership, physicist, engineer and climate activist, talks passionately about his “night gig” – following the EV industry. Keith took delivery of the 2nd Tesla Model S in Canada and spends his nights actively learning everything about EVs and the energy industry. Thinking about purchasing…
 
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