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by Graham
Wed Aug 21, 2019 5:10 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Something Keepers might be interested in
Replies: 13
Views: 17300

Re: Something Keepers might be interested in

I am planning to relaunch this thread at some point, I just have to decide which 'alternate nation' I will be posting about.
by Graham
Mon Jul 23, 2018 8:36 am
Forum: National History Honors Society
Topic: 1920s Campaign Resources
Replies: 90
Views: 117538

Re: 1920s Campaign Resources

For anyone who still reads this board, a short guide to designing Tennis Courts dating from just before WWI.

Making a Tennis Court by George E. Walsh (1912)

http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/43516
by Graham
Thu Jun 07, 2018 6:02 am
Forum: National History Honors Society
Topic: 1920s Campaign Resources
Replies: 90
Views: 117538

Re: 1920s Campaign Resources

Details of a rather dangerous practice on British Railways that was well known in the 1920s but didn't end until 1960s. Slip coaches were a means whereby intermediate stations could be served by non-stop trains by the simple practice of releasing the last coach(es) of the train and allowing them to ...
by Graham
Tue May 08, 2018 7:08 am
Forum: Miskatonic University Podcast
Topic: MUP 144 – Darkness, Deliver My Players Unto Thee
Replies: 1
Views: 3807

Re: MUP 144 – Darkness, Deliver My Players Unto Thee

There is another things Sears catalogs can be used for, reputedly Judge Roy Bean (Wikipedia) reputedly used one to determine what a miscreants fine would be, after one trial the accused was heard to say he was lucky the judge had opened the catalog to 'pants' rather than 'pianos'! ;)
by Graham
Tue May 08, 2018 7:00 am
Forum: Miskatonic University Podcast
Topic: MUP 144 – Darkness, Deliver My Players Unto Thee
Replies: 1
Views: 3807

MUP 144 – Darkness, Deliver My Players Unto Thee

In this episode Dan, Jon, and Murph talk about the green eye in the sky, everyone’s favorite god of the caves, Cyaegha, and we also have some listener feedback to respond to. Plus, we have another addition to the Card Catalog, and two more listener submitted segments. This episode was recorded on Ap...
by Graham
Fri Apr 27, 2018 8:51 am
Forum: Miskatonic University Podcast
Topic: MUP 139 – Stirring the Genre Stew
Replies: 2
Views: 3901

Re: MUP 139 – Stirring the Genre Stew

The only Cthulhu/Cyberpunk scenarios I know of were published in Interface Magazine, Volume 2, Issue 2 ( YSDC Wiki: Interface Vol. 2, No. 2 ) in 1992. There were two full scenarios and two scenario outlines published in the magazine. The first full scenario, 'Transference' ( YSDC Wiki:Transference )...
by Graham
Thu Apr 26, 2018 8:47 am
Forum: Miskatonic University Podcast
Topic: MUP 143 – Cop Talk and Other Effluvia
Replies: 2
Views: 3346

Re: MUP 143 – Cop Talk and Other Effluvia

Here are two more scenarios that make use of the law, both by Marcus Rowland. The first is 'Curse of the Bone' which appeared in White Dwarf 86 (1987), the Keeper is warned that if the Investigators break the law then the police will have more advanced techniques available to them and will more like...
by Graham
Tue Apr 24, 2018 6:53 am
Forum: Miskatonic University Podcast
Topic: MUP 143 – Cop Talk and Other Effluvia
Replies: 2
Views: 3346

Re: MUP 143 – Cop Talk and Other Effluvia

I was listening to the 'Cop Talk' part of the episode and I was reminded of the early (1984) CoC magazine scenario 'Darklaw' which appeared in Imagine Magazine, issue 13. YSDC Wiki: Darklaw In that scenario, the Keeper is warned that if the players resort to gunplay or do anything else to bring the ...
by Graham
Mon Apr 23, 2018 1:22 pm
Forum: Miskatonic University Podcast
Topic: MUP 143 – Cop Talk and Other Effluvia
Replies: 2
Views: 3346

MUP 143 – Cop Talk and Other Effluvia

n this episode, all four hosts are back together again to tackle a topic suggestion from “Uncle Tim” about how to use law enforcement without disrupting the flow of your game. Plus listener segments and more! This episode was recorded on April 12, 2018. A new 12-page Delta Green scenario by Dennis D...
by Graham
Tue Apr 10, 2018 2:33 pm
Forum: Miskatonic University Podcast
Topic: MUP 142 – Tome Much of a Good Thing
Replies: 2
Views: 4180

MUP 142 – Tome Much of a Good Thing

In this episode, Dan, Jon and Murph dive into the old Special Collections vault to talk about tomes as story points. Plus, we have more audio segments from contributors, news and more! This episode was recorded on March 29, 2018. Download Campus Crier The Campus Crier is Miskatonic U’s student paper...