In episode 120, Murf, Jon, Chad and Dan continue the Monster Bash Bestiary concept. Chad and Dan bring their picks to the table, and we think of ways to take unwieldy monsters to a game with gusto! This episode was recorded on April 3rd, 2017
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Quick correction: The Legacy of Arrius Lurco was never a Chaosium property. It was a campaign from Miskatonic River Press. Murf apologizes.
This episode is sponsored by Feed the Shoggoth!
-Completed Mythos Kickstarters-
$261,885 pledged of $27,000 goal
A 1920’s Call of Cthulhu 7th edition scenario by Golden Age master Scott David Aniolowski set at a remote Maine hunting lodge.
$21,425 pledged of $7,000 goal
Sandy Petersen demonstrates we’ll buy anything he wants to sell us. Even a rock.
$2,339 pledged of $25 goal
Call of Cthulhu Metal Dice Set by Q-workshop & Chaosium
Now with all of the additional monster-themed dice sets added. So now $69 gets you 5 sets of dice, or $13.80 per set!
$120,875 pledged of $50,000 goal
Ends Sat, April 15 2017
A Cthulhu’s theme based Tabletop Game with RPG, Modular Board and a rich Storytelling for 1-4 Players
$506 pledged of $181,542 goal
Tue, April 25 2017
New publisher Make Believe Games, founded by Mark Rein-Hagen, is partnering with Cubicle 7 Entertainment to produce The Unspeakable, an RPG inspired by the work of H.P. Lovecraft and August Derleth, expected later this year.
The first book for the new game, Sigil & Sign, will introduce the game setting, core rules, and themes. The project is planned to be funded through a Kickstarter campaign in April.
Dark Times Fanzine
“Many thanks for putting out the word about the demise of Protodimension. Myself and a couple of mates are now working on a new free publication that will cover similar ground, called simply The Dark Times Fanzine. We are always open for fan-created material for Call of Cthulhu, Delta Green and other horror games besides. Interested parties can look us up on the various social media platforms or email here: darktimesfanzineATgmailDOTcom
These are the games that will be covered over the run of the ‘zine. Not necessarily per issue.
- Atlas Games (Feng Shui 1&2, Over The Edge, Unknown Armies all editions)
- Cakebread & Walton (Dark Streets, Clockwork & Cthulhu)
- Chaosium (Call of Cthulhu all editions)
- Delta Green (all editions)
- Eden Studios (All Flesh Must Be Eaten, Army of Darkness, Conspiracy X, Witchcraft)
- Little Fears & Little Fears Nightmare Edition
- Pelgrane Press (Esoterrorists, Fear Itself, Night’s Black Agents, Trail of Cthulhu)
- Popcorn Press (D6xD6 RPG, D13 RPG, Wolfman’s Curse card game)
Masks of Nyarlathotep Companion for Call of Cthulhu
Proofs have been spotted in the wild. 700 + pages of things and stuff.
Is schedule for May 5-7, 2017.
The HPL Statue project is still in progress.
The Lovecraft Arts & Sciences Council is planning an event at the Providence Athenaeum, one of the author’s favorite places in the city.
Jon briefly talks about Gary Con–
Jon got to game with a couple of his favorite comic creators, including Bill Willingham.
We got a couple of messages via Speakpipe from Joseph Outram in NZ! He is expressing his frustrations regarding the Horrors of War: A Covenant With Death Kickstarter.
We reached out to Adam Scott Glancy for updates or response, but he hasn’t gotten back to us by the time of release.
Also a note that Joseph sent in two voicemails where he clarifies his thoughts. The one played in the show is an edit of them both together for clarity.
Topic – Least Favored Monster
least favored monster
Dan — Star Spawn
Chad — Tzulcha
Things mentioned in the discussions-
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