BTT Throwback: Fiasco, “Heroes of Pinnacle City” 4

HOPC

We introduce our character names, alter egos, and superpowers. In our first few scenes we get a couple origin stories and some player versus player conflicts already… in true fiasco fashion. Jeff chooses a black die and the table frames a ridiculous scene. Johnny gets a black die for his scene involving multiple dimensions, and Jeremy gets a white die and an early lead in Dillon’s feud with Kennedy.

Game System: Fiasco

Cast:
Carlin – Blain / Ro Sham Bro
Jeff – Dr. Thaddeus Bartholomew Reece
Jeremy – Dillon Davis / Dark Star
Johnny – Franklin / Phase
Jordan – Bryce Reece
Stephanie – Kennedy Kane / The Blue Scorpion

BTT EoW 2.36: The Void, The Sculptor, and The Flame

EOW S2

Working their way though the Black House, characters pick up new pieces to the puzzle, face down some unexpected proxies, and rescue the new characters. Sounds productive right? However, there are a few things that will leave you breathless in this explosive and earth shattering episode.

System: OpenD6 Adventure, from West End Games

CAST:
Jordan — The Game Master
Aaron — Sam Feluge
Ellie — Archi
Jeff — Jerr Lan
Jeremy — Julian Illix and Bear
Johnny — Chine North

BTT Throwback: Fiasco, “Heroes of Pinnacle City” 3

HOPC

We’re polishing off the character creation phase in this episode, to include some interesting (or disturbing) origin stories, and taking all the loose ends and weaving them together to create a complicated conundrum of how all our characters are more closely connected than anyone realized. Ok, maybe we’re just pulling on a thread that will totally unravel the world as we know it. It’s a matter of perspective, and only time will tell.

Game System: Fiasco

Cast:
Carlin
Jeff
Jeremy
Johnny
Jordan
Stephanie

BTT EoW 2.35: If I Deem It Necessary

EOW S2

The two side of the story converge as everyone is focused on the “Black House”. The main group works to covertly infiltrate the base, and Archi and Bear are interrogated, seemingly by The Council itself. What are our characters really up against? It appears we have yet to find that out for sure.

System: OpenD6 Adventure, from West End Games

CAST:
Jordan — The Game Master
Aaron — Sam Feluge
Ellie — Archi
Jeff — Jerr Lan
Jeremy — Julian Illix and Bear
Johnny — Chine North

BTT Throwback: Fiasco, “Heroes of Pinnacle City” 2

HOPC

In this episode, we continue the hilarious hijinks of assigning Needs, Objects, and Locations to our characters. We also start to postulate how the combinations of these assignments and relationships could create some quite interesting scenes. Our characters start to take shape, but there is still more details to come in the next episode.

Game System: Fiasco

Cast:
Carlin
Jeff
Jeremy
Johnny
Jordan
Stephanie

BTT EoW 2.34: Will Work For Food

EOW S2

Here’s the BIG NEWS!!! We are adding a cast member to Bone Throwers Theater! Everyone welcome Ellie! She has been an outstanding player so far and we can’t wait to put out what she has contributed to the story. For her first episode, we see the impact of our previous “side-shots” as we bering back our beloved street kids. We knew there was something compelling about these kids. Now let’s see how Jordan works it back into the main story.

System: OpenD6 Adventure, from West End Games

CAST:
Jordan — The Game Master
Aaron — Dolf
Ellie — Archi
Jeff — Kick
Jeremy — Bear
Johnny — Trace

BTT Throwback: Fiasco, “Heroes of Pinnacle City” 1

HOPC

Here’s another Throwback to one of our favorite games to play, Fiasco. We chose a superheroes play-set, and with our eccentric imaginations, and dark sense of humor, it’s sure to be a series of mishaps and blunders. In this episode, we set up our character relationships, and already we can tell that these characters may be super, but will fall short of being actual heroes.

Game System: Fiasco

Cast:
Carlin
Jeff
Jeremy
Johnny
Jordan
Stephanie

BTT EoW 2.33: Commentary 8

EOW S2

There is a lot going on beneath the surface for our characters so far in season two. In this commentary episode, we explore some of the motivations for those changes and how these might ultimately bode well for the group, despite the perceived lack of cooperation. And as always the player theories abound as we know we have some new and interesting things still yet to be revealed… and what happens next episode is a BIG one!

System: OpenD6 Adventure, from West End Games

Character Advancement: Jeremy (Julian)
Best Roleplay: Jeff (Jerr)
Who Brought the best Snack: Aaron (Brookie)

CAST:
Jordan — The Game Master
Aaron — Sam Feluge
Jeff — Jerr Lan
Jeremy — Julian Illix
Johnny — Chime North

BTT One-Shot: Zorro 5

Zorro

Here’s a quick commentary on our play of this new game, and also our review of the changes made to the D6 system. Overall, we concluded that they system has a lot of intriguing aspects that could really make things interesting, especially for the style of play we have in Bone Throwers Theater. So you may just hear more of this in future episodes.

System: OpenD6 (2nd Edition preview), from West End Games, Nocturnal Publishing, and Gallant Knight Games

CAST:
Jordan — The Game Master
Aaron — Antonio de Lombardo
Jeremy — Javier Rivera
Johnny — Jacques

BTT EoW 2.32: Locker 626

EOW S2

With two pressing objectives in play the group has to decide which matter is more threatening. They choose to head to the Aquarail station to retrieve the mysterious box, which proved to be a wise decision as they met an agent laying in wait to snatch it for themselves. But were they working for the Fire Drakes, or someone else… perhaps even The Council?

System: OpenD6 Adventure, from West End Games

CAST:
Jordan — The Game Master
Aaron — Sam Feluge
Jeff — Jerr Lan
Jeremy — Julian Illix
Johnny — Chime North

BTT One-Shot: Zorro 4

Zorro

In this final play episode for our run of Zorro, the players use what they have learned about the system so far to their advantage. And it wouldn’t be a Zorro adventure with out the mark of the Z, a thrilling horseback chase, a duel with the big bad, and of course, thunderous applause from the people of Mission Los Angeles. Enjoy this story’s conclusion.

System: OpenD6 (2nd Edition preview), from West End Games, Nocturnal Publishing, and Gallant Knight Games

CAST:
Jordan — The Game Master
Aaron — Antonio de Lombardo
Jeremy — Javier Rivera
Johnny — Jacques

BTT EoW 2.31: School of Thought

EOW S2

Season 2 is turning everything on it’s head so far. Our group makes their way to a new hideout, and it’s a familiar location to the story. But it brings a dark resolution to one of the side-shot episodes. Themes of loyalty, tenacity, betrayal, and deception are displayed here, but in some unexpected ways, and from the most unlikely of characters.

System: OpenD6 Adventure, from West End Games

CAST:
Jordan — The Game Master
Aaron — Sam Feluge
Jeff — Jerr Lan
Jeremy — Julian Illix
Johnny — Chime North

 

BTT One-Shot: Zorro 3

Zorro

We dive deep into the revamped mechanics of the D6 system in this episode. We try to wrap our minds around a different approach to Hero Points, experience some the new combat rules, and also try out the chase mechanics for the first time. But by the end, the story has still moved along as our heroes are trying to confirm their theories of the impostor Capitan’s scheme.

System: OpenD6 (2nd Edition preview), from West End Games, Nocturnal Publishing, and Gallant Knight Games

CAST:
Jordan — The Game Master
Aaron — Antonio de Lombardo
Jeremy — Javier Rivera
Johnny — Jacques

BTT EoW 2.30: Where There’s Smoke

EOW S2

As Season 2 kicks off, it has been a week since the fight in the park. One character has been in a coma the entire time, while the others hideout with the Healing Hands, fearing that they are now wanted by the Council. But that secret base is far from safe as it appears the Fire Drakes are aware of their location.

System: OpenD6 Adventure, from West End Games

CAST:
Jordan — The Game Master
Aaron — Sam Feluge
Jeff — Jerr Lan
Jeremy — Julian Illix
Johnny — Chime North

BTT One-Shot: Zorro 2

Zorro

In this next installment of our one-shot, the characters meet up to determine who the masked bandito in the jail actually is. With the help of a lovely señorita, they discover that there are more imposters scheming in Mission Los Angeles.

System: OpenD6 (2nd Edition preview), from West End Games, Nocturnal Publishing, and Gallant Knight Games

CAST:
Jordan — The Game Master
Aaron — Antonio de Lombardo
Jeremy — Javier Rivera
Johnny — Jacques

BTT EoW 1.29: Commentary 7

EOW

Season 1 is in the books, so in this commentary episode we rehash our favorite moments from the most recent episodes, and touch on how some of the characters are far removed from where they fist started off. We also point out how the nature of the conflict in this campaign differs in one big way from our previous stories, leaving us questioning what side of the war are the characters actually on. Season 2 of Elements of War is sure to have a lot of big reveals.

System: OpenD6 Adventure, from West End Games

Character Advancement: Jeff (Jerr)
Best Roleplay: Aaron (Sam)
Who Brought the best Snack: Jeremy (Strawberry Cheesecake Pie)

CAST:
Jordan — The Game Master
Aaron — Sam Feluge
Jeff — Jerr Lan
Jeremy — Julian Illix
Johnny — Chime North

BTT One-Shot: Zorro 1

Zorro

We take a crack at a brand new game in this one-shot series. Zorro uses an upcoming release of the D6 system we use most often. In this story our characters assist Zorro in his quest for justice for the people of California. But there is a new Capitán in Los Angeles, and it is evident, at least to our heroes, that there is treachery afoot.

System: OpenD6 (2nd Edition preview), from West End Games, Nocturnal Publishing,  and Gallant Knight Games

CAST:
Jordan — The Game Master
Aaron — Antonio de Lombardo
Jeremy — Javier Rivera
Johnny — Jacques

BTT EoW 1.28: Unwilling and Able

EOW

It’s the Season 1 Finale of this campaign, and the stage is set for our hodgepodge hired Healing Hands heroes to finally make a move on the Fire Drakes… and that they do. But an unforeseen threat sparks a throw down at a public park in broad daylight. And with that kind of disturbance of the peace, in Consiglio, everyone loses… even the victors.

System: OpenD6 Adventure, from West End Games

CAST:
Jordan — The Game Master
Aaron — Sam Feluge
Jeff — Jerr Lan
Jeremy — Julian Illix
Johnny — Chime North

BTT Throwback: Inspectres, “Seattle Spirits” 8

SS Inspectres

We put a wrap on our first run of Inpectres with a few possessions, a cauldron, ghost traps, and a couple well-place mirrors. All is made right, or at least not any worse than when they started off. But will the team ever be the same again?

Game System: Inspectres by Jared A. Sorenson

Cast:
Carlin –  Auri Glasston
Jeremy  –  Nathan Alex Woodson
Johnny – Phil Raymond
Mike –  Frank Cross
Stephanie –  Trixie Canton
Jordan – The Gamemaster

BTT EoW 1.27: Bagels and Butchers

EOW

Characters drop some hints of some possible “off-screen” nefarious dealings, while Jordan paints a bleak picture of the true state of affairs for the Healing Hands. And yet again at the end another episode we have Sam… and a body. But this time there is an intriguing twist.

System: OpenD6 Adventure, from West End Games

CAST:
Jordan — The Game Master
Aaron — Sam Feluge
Jeff — Jerr Lan
Jeremy — Julian Illix
Johnny — Chime North

BTT Throwback: Inspectres, “Seattle Spirits” 7

SS Inspectres

As if the creepiness wasn’t already at an all-time high, Jordan cranks it up to eleven. A few characters have out of body experiences, in more ways than one, and another regains consciousness in a mysterious, dark and dank  basement. The descent into madness continues.

Game System: Inspectres by Jared A. Sorenson

Cast:
Carlin –  Auri Glasston
Jeremy  –  Nathan Alex Woodson
Johnny – Phil Raymond
Mike –  Frank Cross
Stephanie –  Trixie Canton
Jordan – The Gamemaster

BTT EoW 1.26: Commentary 6

EOW

In this commentary episode we explore some possible reasons why this campaign is really working out our roleplaying muscles rather than our dice rolling skills. I mean, we were 25 episodes in before our first character fired a shot. But we’d been so gripped by the story not everyone even noticed. We also toss around some theories about the tidbits of info the characters just received and what that could mean for future conflicts.

System: OpenD6 Adventure, from West End Games

Character Advancement: Jeremy (Julian)
Best Roleplay: Aaron (Sam)
Who Brought the best Snack: Johnny (Spinach Quiche with a scrapple crust)

CAST:
Jordan — The Game Master
Aaron — Sam Feluge
Jeff — Jerr Lan
Jeremy — Julian Illix
Johnny — Chime North

BTT Throwback: Inspectres, “Seattle Spirits” 6

SS Inspectres

When the group flees the airport and checks themselves into the Canterbury, EVERYTHING seems to go wrong. The stress rolls abound and chaos ensues as everyone looses there cool when the ectoplasm hits the fan.

Game System: Inspectres by Jared A. Sorenson

Cast:
Carlin –  Auri Glasston
Jeremy  –  Nathan Alex Woodson
Johnny – Phil Raymond
Mike –  Frank Cross
Stephanie –  Trixie Canton
Jordan – The Gamemaster

BTT EoW 1.25: By Light of Fire

EOW

In this episode, we point out how our character have spent more time apart rather than working along side each other. In this instance that proves to be quite beneficial as the two locations that they investigate both reveal some crucial information about the Fire Drakes.

System: OpenD6 Adventure, from West End Games

CAST:
Jordan — The Game Master
Aaron — Sam Feluge
Jeff — Jerr Lan
Jeremy — Julian Illix
Johnny — Chime North

BTT Throwback: Inspectres, “Seattle Spirits” 5

SS Inspectres

The next round of investigation takes place at the office, and the “client” calls quite displeased. The jury is split on what to do next, but before they can come to a consensus, supernatural sparks start to fly in the form of visions, voices, and violent flames. Needless to say, there were a lot of stress rolls in this episode.

Game System: Inspectres by Jared A. Sorenson

Cast:
Carlin –  Auri Glasston
Jeremy  –  Nathan Alex Woodson
Johnny – Phil Raymond
Mike –  Frank Cross
Stephanie –  Trixie Canton
Jordan – The Gamemaster

BTT EoW 1.24: Boiling Point

EOW

This group is getting very familiar with the sewer system in Consiglio, as they meet up at the site of the explosion, and sneak past the guards to find out the fate of Choler. But what one character finds instead, stays true to form, and could sent this story careening around yet another dark turn.

System: OpenD6 Adventure, from West End Games

CAST:
Jordan — The Game Master
Aaron — Sam Feluge
Jeff — Jerr Lan
Jeremy — Julian Illix
Johnny — Chime North

BTT Throwback: Inspectres, “Seattle Spirits” 4

SS Inspectres

The initial investigation at The Canterbury continues. Everyone seems to find some interesting bit of info, even if they don’t all admit it. But what is discovered sends them rushing back to base in a hurry where they’ll start to make sense of the madness… and burn things.

Game System: Inspectres by Jared A. Sorenson

Cast:
Carlin –  Auri Glasston
Jeremy  –  Nathan Alex Woodson
Johnny – Phil Raymond
Mike –  Frank Cross
Stephanie –  Trixie Canton
Jordan – The Gamemaster

BTT EoW 1.23: Commentary 5

EOW

After a session of play chock full of emotions and dark, sinister, and disturbing reveals in the wake of the explosion, we toss around some theories of what has actually happened, and what is still yet to come for our characters. Jordan shares some insight on some of the inspiration for the darkness of the story. One thing we all are sure of, is that there is much more darkness to find our way through as the story continues.

System: OpenD6 Adventure, from West End Games

Character Advancement: Jeremy (Julian)
Best Roleplay: Jeff (Jerr)
Who Brought the best Snack: Aaron (Homemade Salsa)
AND Johnny (Bacon Jalapeño Poppers)

CAST:
Jordan — The Game Master
Aaron — Sam Feluge
Jeff — Jerr Lan
Jeremy — Julian Illix
Johnny — Chime North

BTT Throwback: Inspectres, “Seattle Spirits” 3

SS Inspectres

The franchise gets a call and secures it’s next job form a peculiar gentleman who works at The Canterbury. During the Investigation Phase, Jordan reveals that there are some real life details weaved into the premise of the story, at least according to a list of Seattle’s most haunted places. But the group goes to see there is any truth to this ghost story.

Game System: Inspectres by Jared A. Sorenson

Cast:
Carlin –  Auri Glasston
Jeremy  –  Nathan Alex Woodson
Johnny – Phil Raymond
Mike –  Frank Cross
Stephanie –  Trixie Canton
Jordan – The Gamemaster

BTT EoW 1.22: Here’s To Explosions

EOW

Yep, there’s more explosions in this episode. But it’s not what you may think. The bombs that are dropped here may crack some individual characters rather that the dome of the city. This all made for some pretty good role playing and even a couple interesting solo scenes. And yet again, this episode ends with one of those solo scenes for Sam. Yes, there is a cat.

System: OpenD6 Adventure, from West End Games

CAST:
Jordan — The Game Master
Aaron — Sam Feluge
Jeff — Jerr Lan
Jeremy — Julian Illix
Johnny — Chime North

BTT Throwback: Inspectres, “Seattle Spirits” 2

SS Inspectres

We set up our franchise in this episode. Our choices of the franchise name, location, and financial status will determine some key details in the game. When we start rolling for what our technology limitations are, that adds some pretty interesting quirks that will provide some challenges for the business… but will make for some great storytelling for sure.

Game System: Inspectres by Jared A. Sorenson

Cast:
Carlin –  Auri Glasston
Jeremy  –  Nathan Alex Woodson
Johnny – Phil Raymond
Mike –  Frank Cross
Stephanie –  Trixie Canton
Jordan – The Gamemaster

BTT EoW 1.21: Pushing Up Bonsai

EOW

Because of his cooperation, Chime is released form custody. But we quickly see that even the most cooperative of citizens is not a trusted citizen. But that’s not all we learn. With the death of a key player in the Healing Hands, the evidence suggests that there are definitely more gears turning beneath the surface than our group was aware of. And even the face of the Healing Hands hides some truths that are quite troubling for one character in particular.

System: OpenD6 Adventure, from West End Games

CAST:
Jordan — The Game Master
Aaron — Sam Feluge
Jeff — Jerr Lan
Jeremy — Julian Illix
Johnny — Chime North

BTT Throwback: Inspectres, “Seattle Spirits” 1

SS InspectresHere’s another throwback to one of our favorite games. This is our 1st run of the game Inspectres; a game that combines the worlds of Ghostbusters and Cops. In this episode, we begin the process of developing our characters using the Campaign Mastercraft Method! Jordan then conducts interviews with each of the characters to learn even more about them.

Game System: Inspectres by Jared A. Sorenson

Cast:
Carlin –  Auri Glasston
Jeremy  –  Nathan Alex Woodson
Johnny – Phil Raymond
Mike –  Frank Cross
Stephanie –  Trixie Canton
Jordan – The Gamemaster

BTT EoW 1.20: From the Council, For the Council

EOW

We jump back to our main characters to see how the are navigating the aftermath of the explosion. As they scatter, one character gets a glimpse that the adversaries that they are facing have not yet been fully revealed. And before they know it, they are being summoned back together because of an unexpected death.

System: OpenD6 Adventure, from West End Games

CAST:
Jordan — The Game Master
Aaron — Sam Feluge
Jeff — Jerr Lan
Jeremy — Julian Illix
Johnny — Chime North

BTT Throwback: Eldritch High 4

EH

All our characters spring into action to bring an end to the battle, and along with it, the end of the school day, and our play session. Jordan explains the after-game adjustments that can be made to our characters to become better at their specific areas of study. We then slip into some commentary on the game play and how  the mechanics are a interesting departure from the dice systems that we are used to. We also share some of the things that make role playing games fulfilling for us a s a group, concluding that this is a system we would love to come back and play again.

System: Eldritch High by John Wick

CAST:
Carlin – Jorn Gunnerson
Jackie – Aiyana “Juicy” Straughn
Jeff – Ando Gonshu
Jeremy – Romero Alverez
Jordan – The Headmaster

BTT EoW 1.19: Commentary 4

EOWHere is the commentary episode on our recent “side-shot” sessions. We rehash our favorite moments, and highlight the key parts that will most-likely have an impact on the main story moving forward. The players applaud each other for their interesting roleplaying choices, and Jordan talks about how this method of fleshing out the world and the story was an ambitious endeavor. Overall, we had a blast doing this and really think this added so much to our story. But you be the judge and let us know as the story continues to unfold.

System: OpenD6 Adventure, from West End Games

CAST:
Jordan — The Game Master
Aaron — Talin, Liam Nelson, Jolin Jenley,  and Dolph
Jeff — Mark, James Cazievel,  Prin Nock, and Kick
Jeremy — Jasif, Tom Ruise,  Connor Flynn, and Bear
Johnny — Phillipi, Christopher Roves, Jones Jackson, and Trace

BTT Throwback: Eldritch High 3

EH

We pick up the story in this episode at the end of the first long grueling day at Eldritch High. The students, however, have more excitement in store as the mystery surrounding Gareth and Mr. Twiggy is revealed. The lessons taught on the first day of school are already being put to use in the form of some extracurricular activity; a magical battle on the quad.

System: Eldritch High by John Wick

CAST:
Carlin – Jorn Gunnerson
Jackie – Aiyana “Juicy” Straughn
Jeff – Ando Gonshu
Jeremy – Romero Alverez
Jordan – The Headmaster

BTT EoW 1.18: It Wasn’t Cheese

EOW

We wrap up our “side-shot” series with an episode unlike any other… mostly because the dice were not at all kind to our characters. But even with the awful rolls, we dove into the dumpster and still came out with a great story as our group of street kids show a much different side of Consiglio. We had so much fun with this episode that there is a definite possibility that characters and themes established here will make their presence felt in the campaign moving forward.

System: OpenD6 Adventure, from West End Games

CAST:
Jordan — The Game Master
Aaron — Dolph
Jeff — Kick
Jeremy — Bear
Johnny — Trace

BTT Throwback: Eldritch High 2

EH

In episode 2 of this throwback series we learn that Eldritch High, on the surface, is not much different than the average high school with trips to the Headmaster’s office, lunchroom cliques, and student’s jockeying for popularity… or avoiding it all together. But underneath their cool, self-aware exterior, something is brewing; something magical; something mysterious. …something sinister?

System: Eldritch High by John Wick

CAST:
Carlin – Jorn Gunnerson
Jackie – Aiyana “Juicy” Straughn
Jeff – Ando Gonshu
Jeremy – Romero Alverez
Jordan – The Headmaster

 

BTT EoW 1.17: Thought Crime

EOW

In our next “side-shot” episode, we get a glimpse of what North Bellasaira hopes to be the bright future of Consiglio. Our character and their classmates have been chosen to receive the best education at the country’s top prep school, from which the next generation of leaders will be trained. Even though it’s not all work and no play, there are still rules to follow, and the students all know that justice is dealt swiftly for those that make the slightest mis-step. But how will these prodigies handle the current crisis? Will they give all “for the council” and fall in line? Or will they crack under the pressure? …or both?

System: OpenD6 Adventure, from West End Games

CAST:
Jordan — The Game Master
Aaron — Jolin Jenley
Jeff — Prin Nock
Jeremy — Connor Flynn
Johnny — Jones Jackson

BTT Throwback: Eldritch High 1

EH

Here’s a throwback to a fun one-shot we ran called Eldritch High. In this episode, we talk about the different rule-sets of the system, introduce the characters, and gave life to our “Homeroom” in an interesting way so that there are plenty of NPCs to interact with.

System: Eldritch High by John Wick

CAST:
Carlin – Jorn Gunnerson
Jackie – Aiyana “Juicy” Straughn
Jeff – Ando Gonshu
Jeremy – Romero Alverez
Jordan – The Headmaster

BTT EoW 1.16: Fortune Cookie

EOW

Here is the 2nd episode of our “side-shots” to the main campaign. We had a lot of fun with this one, in large part due to our action-hero inspired personas for our characters. The dice seemed to agree with the sentiment, creating some pretty funny moments of play. But all joking aside, our team of military investigators show the Council’s swift response to the explosion. But it seems as though the mode of operation is to use a paintbrush dipped in a little injustice, to paint and sell the Council’s picture of justice.

System: OpenD6 Adventure, from West End Games

CAST:
Jordan — The Game Master
Aaron — Liam Nelson
Jeff — James Cazievel
Jeremy — Tom Ruise
Johnny — Christopher Roves

BTT One-Shot: Star Wars 4 (Commentary)

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This is not our normal commentary style episode, as we only briefly touch what we did in our play of the roleplaying game then jump fully into what we were all waiting for… our commentary/review of Star Wars Episode 9: The Rise of Skywalker. From the visuals, to acting, to our favorite scenes, we touch a little bit of everything, sharing our opinions on what we liked, what we didn’t like, and our differing theories on some of the finer details that are left to our imaginations. In the end, we had a great time discussing a saga that has been in the hearts of so many for 42 years!

CAST:
Aaron
Jeff
Jeremy
Jordan
Johnny

Intro Music: Star Wars – Dark Side Themes (Reimagined) – by Daniel Ciurlizza

BTT EoW 1.15: Greasing The Wrong Wheels

EOW

After the exciting events of the last episode, we embark on a new way of telling the story. We’re taking a broader view of the city and how events are impacting different level of society. In this episode we are at ground zero of the explosion with a group of workers who frantically try to contain the damage. Enjoy the next few episodes for what we have called “side-shots” to our main story. We certainly did enjoy playing them.

System: OpenD6 Adventure, from West End Games

CAST:
Jordan — The Game Master
Aaron — Talin
Jeff — Mark
Jeremy — Jasif
Johnny — Phillipi

BTT One-Shot: Star Wars 3

zorii-bliss(edit)

So much for staying free from First Order entanglements. The regime seems to have a peculiar interest in Zorii’s crew, and there are some hints at the beginning of descent within the galactic superpower. Also, some of the players couldn’t help but dive headlong into some commentary on the movie an episode ahead of schedule. But the full commentary will have to wait until the next One-Shot episode. Enjoy the mysterious conclusion of the spice runner’s story.

System: Star Wars – Roleplaying Game, by West End Games

CAST:
Aaron – Rotber
Jeff – Sorar Mandul
Jeremy – Saff Kydrin
Jordan – Quall
Johnny – The Game Master

Intro Music: Star Wars – Dark Side Themes (Reimagined) – by Daniel Ciurlizza

BTT EoW 1.14: Commentary 3

EOW

In this commentary session, we sort through the rubble that is the aftermath of the past few episodes. We talk about how the darkness of the world we had been alluding to has finally come to fruition. The players also realize they have hit a stride with their characters, and because of this their plans and the GM’s sometimes get thrown out the window.

System: OpenD6 Adventure, from West End Games

Character Advancement: Jeff (Jerr)
Best Roleplay: Johnny (Chime)
Who Brought the best Snack: Johnny (Pot Stickers)

CAST:
Jordan — The Game Master
Aaron — Sam Feluge
Jeff — Jerr Lan
Jeremy — Julian Illix
Johnny — Chime North

BTT One-Shot: Star Wars 2

zorii-bliss(edit)

Well, no job is as simple as it seems for Zorii Bliss and her crew. Two unlikely characters were selected to negotiate for payment, and it wouldn’t be Nal Hutta without a dark ally shootout, or some sketchy gambling. We did invent along the way an off the cuff a new casino dice game, and a play for our gamblers to ensure a profit. That’s what this episode holds in store.

System: Star Wars – Roleplaying Game, by West End Games

CAST:
Aaron – Rotber
Jeff – Sorar Mandul
Jeremy – Saff Kydrin
Jordan – Quall
Johnny – The Game Master

Intro Music: Star Wars – Dark Side Themes (Reimagined) – by Daniel Ciurlizza

BTT EoW 1.13: Burning The Midnight Oil

EOW

We have reached a turning point here, midway through season 1. A decision made here will rock the city of Consiglio and change the course of this campaign. In this episode, the winds change, the earth shakes, the fires rage, and the wave crash all around the characters. They will be left standing in awe, gasping for air, or fleeing for their lives. And some will suffer losses that they may never full recover from. Hang on tight and enjoy this gripping episode.

System: OpenD6 Adventure, from West End Games

CAST:
Jordan — The Game Master
Aaron — Sam Feluge
Jeff — Jerr Lan
Jeremy — Julian Illix
Johnny — Chime North

BTT One-Shot: Star Wars 1

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Since most of us have a love for all things Star Wars, including the roleplaying game, we decided to have some fun after we all saw The Rise of Skywalker. We’ll be playing along side the timeline of the latest trilogy, and our characters are actually inspired by The Rise of Skywalker. If for some reason, you haven’t seen the movie by now, there will be spoilers throughout this one-shot, as well as many Star Wars tropes and one-liners. And as an added twist, Johnny will be running the game, allowing Jordan to join the cast of characters… and characters they are.

System: Star Wars – Roleplaying Game, by West End Games

CAST:
Aaron – Rotber
Jeff – Sorar Mandul
Jeremy – Saff Kydrin
Jordan – Quall
Johnny – The Game Master

Intro Music: Star Wars – Dark Side Themes (Reimagined) – by Daniel Ciurlizza

BTT EoW 1.12: Just Around The Sewer Bend

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In both a daring escape and an epic showdown under the streets of Consiglio, we get a glimpse at the scope of both elemental and innate powers. And with their powers combined, new revelations are made. But how long will this cooperation last?

System: OpenD6 Adventure, from West End Games

CAST:
Jordan — The Game Master
Aaron — Sam Feluge
Jeff — Jerr Lan
Jeremy — Julian Illix
Johnny — Chime North