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Fear the Boot

Oct 13, 2017

* (0:29) Wayne goes to Washington D.C.

* (1:48) Monotonal cities. The public service of preempting nerd rage.

* (4:59) The setting has its own story. The Delmar Divide.

* (16:47) Whether a city was planned, and how. Heavy zoning versus integrated spaces.

* (24:30) The role of geography, trade, and time.

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Oct 6, 2017

* (0:49) Life problems interfering with our recording schedule.

* (1:47) Chad's latest garage sale find, and why Brodeur is banned from garage sales.

* (4:57) The first D&D video game Chad bought, Shadow Sorcerer.

* (9:12) A quick history of the relationship between tabletop roleplaying games and video games. The second...


Sep 29, 2017

* (0:35) Hiccups in the release schedule.

* (1:14) Enigma, Transcendentalism, and living in the moment. Or having sex in High School. Finding social and psychological freedom in a roleplaying game.

* (7:37) Progression that has only limited impact on game mechanics.

* (18:47) An illustration from Left 4 Dead 2.

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Sep 21, 2017

* (0:30) Brodeur's psychiatrist. Unfiltered Brodeur at the negative level.

* (4:04) Sacrifice in a roleplaying game. Giving up something you want to make the game better. The D&D Actual Play.

* (12:16) What constitutes sacrifice.

* (18:00) Sacrifice versus beneficial trade-off. The story of Wesley Autrey.

* (34:59) The...


Sep 19, 2017

* (0:29) Episode 9 of the Skies of Glass Actual Play.

* (1:06) Murder versus killing.

* (14:03) The power of a personal reaction apart from a character reaction.

* (16:45) Doing something in-character that sets back the party but adds to the quality of the game.

* (27:17) Setting up Chad's character, the lies, and...