59—#Feminism: Tropes vs. Women

#Feminism is a collection of 34 microgames written by women across the world focusing on issues like sexism, the portrayal of women in media, and much more. This week we’re featuring the microgame Tropes VS Women which asks the players to act through 3 scenes realistic first and then with as many clichés as possible. Senda and Emily are joined by

-Celeste Conowitch @cconowitch from the Venture Maidens Podcast

-Meghan Dornbrock @meglish from the Modifier Podcast

-Alex Roberts @muscularpikachu from the Backstory Podcast who also wrote a game found in #Feminism’s new PDF supplement

Get a physical book & PDF supplement at http://storytelling.pelgranepress.com/feminism-a-nano-game-anthology/ 

Avaliable for download at http://www.drivethrurpg.com/product/211173/Feminism–A-Nano-Game-Anthology

 

58–RBVM: Chrome, Crushes, & Consequences

Our crew has made it into Club Metroid’s Battle of the Bands with a firm plan in hand. But will things be as easy as they think they will?

Senda GMs the ENnie-nominated Rockerboys and Vending Machines, a cyberpunk hack of Lasers and Feelings written by Senda’s other co-host Phil Vecchione, starring:

SASG’s Emily as street samurai Bit Switch.

Redemption Podcast’s Kendall Jung as deck jockey Slash Devnull.

Encoded Design’s Phil Vecchione as rockerboy Alt Steelie.

 

57–Rockerboys & Vending Machines

In gritty Neon City the leader of your shadowy crew Dar-C has been infected by a techno-virus. Can you handle the next job by yourselves?

Senda GMs the ENnie-nominated Rockerboys and Vending Machines, a cyberpunk hack of Lasers and Feelings written by Senda’s other co-host Phil Vecchione, starring:

SASG’s Emily as street samurai Bit Switch.

Redemption Podcast’s Kendall Jung as deck jockey Slash Devnull.

Encoded Design’s (and Misdirected Mark’s) Phil Vecchione as rockerboy Alt Steelie.

ENnie voting opens TODAY so if you think this game is awesome like we do, go give it a vote! http://www.ennie-awards.com/vote/2017/index.php

56 – Fiasco: The Fallout

Turns out our beloved Brookmarket zoo is being turned into a parking lot! Struggling through wolves, parking tests, shallow flirtation partners, & figuring out who’s the CEO of Disney, can our characters find happiness? Or is this just a fiasco?

Special thanks to the cast of the Wednesday Evening Podcast All Stars (WEPAS):

Kevin Lovecraft – @kevthulhu

Tom Flannagan – Knights of the Knight, @KotN_Podcast

Chris Sniezak – Misdirected Mark, @misdirectedmark, @thelight101

You can also catch Senda playing Fiasco on Gosh Darn Fiasco, where she had to find pandas to save the zoo!

55 – Fiasco at the Zoo!

The Brookmarket Zoo has seen better days and is relying on a new exhibit starring Gippy, the second oldest koala in America. Gippy’s keepers and two volunteers are left floundering when they find Gippy dead before the exhibit even opens! How can they save the zoo?

Starring the cast of the Wednesday Evening Podcast All Stars (WEPAS):

Kevin Lovecraft – @kevthulhu

Tom Flannagan – Knights of the Knight, @KotN_Podcast

Chris Sniezak – Misdirected Mark, @misdirectedmark, @thelight101

You can also catch Senda playing Fiasco on Gosh Darn Fiasco, where she had to find pandas to save the zoo!

54 – So You’re Becoming a Dragon

Senda and Emily sit down for a quick game of So You Want to Be a Dragon, one of the finalists for the 2017 200 word RPG contest by Wendy Gorman. This is a LARP about young tenderwings transforming in to dragons sitting down to talk with a dragon mentor about how the transition will work.

Check out Glass Free Games on patreon at patreon.com/glassfreegames!

53 – Axon Punk: Final Cycles and Cyborgs

GM Emily of the Heroes Journey and Satanic Panic podcasts run Axon punk for Senda, Emily, and Rach of the It’s Like DnD podcast. Can Corporal Kittens and her anatomically correct cat robots save the day?? Oh right there were other people doing more than me…

Axon Punk is still live on kickstarter! https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1877971196/axon-punk-overdrive-0?ref=nav_search

Also, don’t forget about QCC! This is a wonderful little convention in November that is entirely worth your support: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/therpgacademy/acadecon-2017-fifth-edition-tabletop-gaming-conven?ref=nav_search

You can find It’s Like DnD here: http://itslikednd.ca/dnd/

And Satanic Panic: http://oneshotpodcast.com/category/podcasts/satanic-panic/

52 – Axon Punk

GM Emily of the Heroes Journey and Satanic Panic podcasts run Axon punk for Senda, Emily, and Rach of the It’s Like DnD podcast.

Axon Punk is still live on kickstarter! https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1877971196/axon-punk-overdrive-0?ref=nav_search

Also, don’t forget about Acadecon! This is a wonderful little convention in November that is entirely worth your support: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/therpgacademy/acadecon-2017-fifth-edition-tabletop-gaming-conven?ref=nav_search

You can find It’s Like DnD here: http://itslikednd.ca/dnd/

And Satanic Panic: http://oneshotpodcast.com/category/podcasts/satanic-panic/

51 – Pip System: Nigel Steele Saves the World

Join the Queen’s own special baking investigation division as they embark on their first mission — what is DCT, why is it making people go mad, and where is it coming from? THE FINAL INSTALLMENT — the truth is out! Yes, he’s had that magic deck the whole time.

Sorry for the sound quality! This was the last episode recorded with one mic in the middle of the table.

Find our guests on twitter:

@camdon @chic_gamer

Check out the Pip System, already funded on kickstarter.

And find updates from Third Eye Games at thirdeyegames.net or @thirdeyegames.

Updates from Gamers Giving at gamersgiving.org.

50 – Pip System: Steeliant

Join the Queen’s own special baking investigation division as they embark on their first mission — what is DCT, why is it making people go mad, and where is it coming from? Our intrepid baking/spy team creates fake DCT and a wild plan to replace the Proof is in the Pudding’s supply.

Find our guests on twitter:

@camdon @chic_gamer

Check out the Pip System, already funded on kickstarter.

And find updates from Third Eye Games at thirdeyegames.net or @thirdeyegames.

Updates from Gamers Giving at gamersgiving.org.

The music for Proof is in the Pudding’s theme song by Setuniman at www.freesound.org/people/setuniman/