BTT AG 2.36: Poke It With A Stick

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The quest for the key continues! Also, Lord Liverich is now missing. The party debates whether or not they should find him.

Greyson decides he wants to convince Benedict to go see if there are more people need rescuing at Parliament. He convinces Benedict quite well. When they get to that area, they notice a distinct lack of people. It seems that magical problems are becoming more dire…

System: Mini Six, from AntiPaladin Games

CAST:
Jordan — The Game Master
Aaron — Brother Benedict
Jeff — Demetrius Norden
Jeremy — Grayson Digby
Johnny — Jorus Glave

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BTT One-shot: Grin Ep. 4

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Things have become far more Grim on this one shot episode of Grin. We’ve had a character die. Most of the group get locked into an isolation room with a corpse. Taylor hears a door opening. Could that be something Even more frightening? Listen to find out… if you dare??

System: Grin from Arcana Games. You can find the rules at http://www.arcana-games.com/grin.

Aaron — Taylor James
Jeff — Brad Greenson
Jeremy — Shane Simmons
Nick — Terrence Brock
Sarah — Samantha Ludwig

BTT AG 2.35: Commentary 8

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It’s time for another commentary episode! A lot of things have happened over the last few episodes of play, keeping the players on edge. They discuss how the character behave in a way that they normally wouldn’t. He wonders if the magic had something to do with it.

Jordan talks about how he used a piece of art to inspire his note-taking for this session. Johnny wants to increase Jorus’s magic. Aaron wishes that Benedict had been in the catacombs. The players note how much their characters are out of their element.

Who Advanced their Character the Most: Aaron
Who has the best Roleplaying: Jeff
Who Brought the best Snack: Johnny (for a Key Lime Pie)
System: Mini Six, from AntiPaladin Games

CAST:
Jordan — The Game Master
Aaron — Brother Benedict
Jeff — Demetrius Norden
Jeremy — Grayson Digby
Johnny — Jorus Glave

BTT One-shot: Grin Ep. 3

Grin

Welcome to the third episode of Grin. The players continue exploring the abandoned sanitarium. They explore an operating theater with a door welded shut.

Once they make their way to the main foyer, they decide to go toward the right. Things seem to be going well so far! What could go wrong?

System: Grin from Arcana Games. You can find the rules at http://www.arcana-games.com/grin.

Aaron — Taylor James
Jeff — Brad Greenson
Jeremy — Shane Simmons
Nick — Terrence Brock
Sarah — Samantha Ludwig

BTT AG 2.34: The Miraculous Hand of God

 

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Demetrius and Aderyn decide to go to the Undermarket, in search of weaponry made of cold iron. Demetrius sees a mural that has some historical significance. They’re able to strike a deal.

Jorus has become suspicious of Greyson’s abilities. He tries a little mind-reading. They go to visit Lord Cheddar, now the big cheese of the privy council. Benedict pronounces that the hand of God has whisked away Lord Liverich. The party proposes war against the Bae Van Shee.

System: Mini Six, from AntiPaladin Games

CAST:
Jordan — The Game Master
Aaron — Brother Benedict
Jeff — Demetrius Norden
Jeremy — Grayson Digby
Johnny — Jorus Glave

BTT One-shot: Grin Ep. 2

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The Grin players have been wandering through a flooded hallway into a water-filled room. Brad sees a body hanging in the corner of the room. Were the party the most recent visitors? Why has someone else come here to… end things?

System: Grin from Arcana Games. You can find the rules at http://www.arcana-games.com/grin.

Aaron — Taylor James
Jeff — Brad Greenson
Jeremy — Shane Simmons
Nick — Terrence Brock
Sarah — Samantha Ludwig

BTT AG 2.33: “To Cede or Not to Cede”

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Parliament is having an emergency session to discuss the unrest in Dinium. Liverich’s complement of the guards is outside, firing arrows at a giant figure in a death shroud floating above the building. Dare the party venture in?

System: Mini Six, from AntiPaladin Games

CAST:
Jordan — The Game Master
Aaron — Brother Benedict
Jeff — Demetrius Norden
Jeremy — Grayson Digby
Johnny — Jorus Glave

BTT AG 2.32: “Liverich and the Goatman”

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The party want to have a discussion with Liverich at the cathedral, but have to avoid arrest. Jorus decides that he will use magic right in front of the party members. There seems to be a force field separating the cathedral from the town. The goat-man notices Jorus’s magic. Brother Benedict offers himself up as a sacrifice.

System: Mini Six, from AntiPaladin Games

CAST:
Jordan — The Game Master
Aaron — Brother Benedict
Jeff — Demetrius Norden
Jeremy — Grayson Digby
Johnny — Jorus Glave

BTT One-Shot: Grin Ep. 1

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Happy Halloween! We’re here with a new one-shot of the free horror game, Grin! Special thanks to our friends, Nick and Sarah for joining us.

The party plays a group of high school friends to stay in an old, abandoned, haunted sanitarium. As they begin exploring the grounds, things don’t add up…

System: Grin from Arcana Games. You can find the rules at http://www.arcana-games.com/grin.

Aaron — Taylor James
Jeff — Brad Greenson
Jeremy — Shane Simmons
Nick — Terrence Brock
Sarah — Samantha Ludwig

 

BTT AG 2.31: “Sneak It If You Got It”

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The party meets Aderyn Mawr’s friends at the Windsinger Theater. Jorus hopes that some of the stage weapons at the theater are cold-forged. Brother Benedict gets a primer on fae physiology and breakfast tastes. Greyson goes to visit one of his old contacts, but doesn’t get the response he expects.

System: Mini Six, from AntiPaladin Games

CAST:
Jordan — The Game Master
Aaron — Brother Benedict
Jeff — Demetrius Norden
Jeremy — Grayson Digby
Johnny — Jorus Glave

BTT AG 2.30 Commentary 7

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Here’s the first commentary episode of season two! It’s fun to listen to how the players react to the changes in the world and the new characters they’ve met so far. Enjoy!

System: Mini Six, from AntiPaladin Games

CAST:
Jordan — The Game Master
Aaron — Brother Benedict
Jeff — Demetrius Norden
Jeremy — Grayson Digby
Johnny — Jorus Glave

BTT AG 2.29: “Four Turns of Sandglass”

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The players continue interrogating their new fae… ally? Aderyn Mawr, reveals that Queen Beth has been taken to the Faded Realm by the Fae faction that had been working with Lord Dyncham — the Bae Van Shee.

System: Mini Six, from AntiPaladin Games

CAST:
Jordan — The Game Master
Aaron — Brother Benedict
Jeff — Demetrius Norden
Jeremy — Grayson Digby
Johnny — Jorus Glave

BTT AG 2.28: Hostile Accommodations

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The party is taken before Lord Liverich, a member of the Privy Council. As the title indicates, the meeting doesn’t go well…

System: Mini Six, from AntiPaladin Games

CAST:
Jordan — The Game Master
Aaron — Brother Benedict
Jeff — Demetrius Norden
Jeremy — Grayson Digby
Johnny — Jorus Glave

BTT AG 2.27: “The Edge of Wrong”

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Welcome to the second season of “Angel’s Guard!” After the climactic conclusion of Season One, the party members are left in emotional disarray. Demetrius and Grayson attend a funeral. Brother Benedict seeks the counsel of an older monk named Brother Cadfael.

System: Mini Six, from AntiPaladin Games

CAST:
Jordan — The Game Master
Aaron — Brother Benedict
Jeff — Demetrius Norden
Jeremy — Grayson Digby
Johnny — Jorus Glave

BTT AG 1.26 Commentary 6

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Here it is, all! The commentary episode for the finale of Season One of “Angel’s Guard!” We hope you’ve enjoyed the ride so far. Stay tuned for Season Two!

System: Mini Six, from AntiPaladin Games

CAST:
Jordan — The Game Master
Aaron — Brother Benedict
Jeff — Demetrius Norden
Jeremy — Grayson Digby
Johnny — Jorus Glave

BTT AG 1.25 “With Someone Else”

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After the hijinks of last adventure’s combat at Dyncham Lodge, the party decides to sneak upstairs to see if they can find anyone else in the lodge…

System: Mini Six, from AntiPaladin Games

CAST:
Jordan — The Game Master
Aaron — Brother Benedict
Jeff — Demetrius Norden
Jeremy — Grayson Digby
Johnny — Jorus Glave

BTT AG 1.23: The Royal Marble is Quite Stained

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After finding their primary palace ally dead, the party splits up to investigate.

Brother Benedict and Demetrius Norden go to check on the queen. Unfortunately, they only find a dead guard and an odd humming noise.

Jorus Glave and Greyson Digby search the rooms of Lord Walsham. Greyson finds Walsham’s dossier, and can’t help peeking.

System: Mini Six, from AntiPaladin Games

CAST:
Jordan — The Game Master
Aaron — Brother Benedict
Jeff — Demetrius Norden
Jeremy — Grayson Digby
Johnny — Jorus Glave

BTT AG 1.22: Better, Faster, Stronger

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The city of Dinium is on fire! Pandemonium has erupted! And the gear that Greyson Digby planted previously has acted as a seed for unexpected reappearance.

System: Mini Six, from AntiPaladin Games

CAST:
Jordan — The Game Master
Aaron — Brother Benedict
Jeff — Demetrius Norden
Jeremy — Grayson Digby
Johnny — Jorus Glave

BTT Cosmic Patrol Ep. 4

Cosmip Patrol

On the Finale of the Cosmic Patrol mini-series, Isaac and Delta Zed fight off some monsters that are pulling them into the surface. The planet is turning into a psychedelic disco ball of doom. The moon man crunches numbers, looking to figure out why the planet is pulsing. Can they figure out the mystery of the comet before it’s too late???
System: Cosmic Patrol

CAST:
Jordan — The Lead Narrator
Jeff — Isaac and Delta Zed, Wonder Kid and Robot
Jeremy — Ken Costigan, Heavy Marine
Johnny — Keel, a Moon Man
Mike C. — Thogar, a Red Amazon

BTT AG 1.21: Commentary 5

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After last week’s cliffhanger, it’s time for another discussion about how the Angel’s Guard campaign is going.

System: Mini Six, from AntiPaladin Games

CAST:
Jordan — The Game Master
Aaron — Brother Benedict
Jeff — Demetrius Norden
Jeremy — Grayson Digby
Johnny — Jorus Glave
Mike — Valentine Montecute

BTT Cosmic Patrol Ep. 3

Cosmip Patrol

In this episode of our Cosmic Patrol one-shot, the party’s space ship hasn’t yet been able to land on the meteor. Ken dispatches some killbots! Isaac and Delta Zed do some welding! Keel gets the matches speed with the meteor! The “space-anchor” is deployed, along with the humor.

System: Cosmic Patrol

CAST:
Jordan — The Lead Narrator
Jeff — Isaac and Delta Zed, Wonder Kid and Robot
Jeremy — Ken Costigan, Heavy Marine
Johnny — Keel, a Moon Man
Mike C. — Thogar, a Red Amazon

BTT AG 1.20: “The Remans Are Coming!”

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Episode 20 of Angel’s Guard, everyone! How exciting!

In this episode, the party has to prevent the threat to the Archbishop and the Queen. Demetrius goes to save the dock master (and a clock). Brother Benedict raises the hue and cry. Grayson Digby makes a tragic discovery. Jorus goes to raise the alarm with the palace guards.

System: Mini Six, from AntiPaladin Games

CAST:
Jordan — The Game Master
Aaron — Brother Benedict
Jeff — Demetrius Norden
Jeremy — Grayson Digby
Johnny — Jorus Glave
Mike — Valentine Montecute

BTT Cosmic Patrol Ep. 2

Cosmip Patrol

Here’s the latest episode of our Cosmic Patrol one-shot session! Hope you all enjoy!

As the Crew of the U.S.S. Roddenberry go to investigate the mysterious signal, they encounter… DANGER!! When an atmosphere leak occurs, Thogar has to choose: does he save himself by putting on his space suit, or will he close the air lock and save the crew?

Meanwhile, Ken Costigan and Keel have to evade strange projectiles coming off of the meteor. Isaac and Delta Zed work to repair the ship despite the shaking and jostling that is occurring.

WARNING: No real science was harmed in the creation of this podcast episode.

System: Cosmic Patrol

CAST:
Jordan — The Lead Narrator
Jeff — Isaac and Delta Zed, Wonder Kid and Robot
Jeremy — Ken Costigan, Heavy Marine
Johnny — Keel, a Moon Man
Mike C. — Thogar, a Red Amazon

BTT AG 1.19: “Chillin’ at the Door”

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The party decide it’s time to knock on the front door of Dyncham’s warehouse. The guards, unsurprisingly, take exception to this.

System: Mini Six, from AntiPaladin Games

CAST:
Jordan — The Game Master
Aaron — Brother Benedict
Jeff — Demetrius Norden
Jeremy — Grayson Digby
Johnny — Jorus Glave
Mike — Valentine Montecute

BTT Cosmic Patrol Ep. 1

Cosmip PatrolIt’s time for a new Thursday one-shot! For the next four weeks, we’ll be zooming around the solar system in a cigar-shaped rocket, protecting the inner planets from all sorts of danger! The system is Cosmic Patrol from Catalyst games. It means to capture the golden era of science fiction, drawing inspiration from Buck Rogers, The Lensman, John Carter, “X Minus One”, and more. This episode, we meet the characters, and begin the mission. The crew members of the U.S.S. Roddenberry have to stop a comet that is careening towards Sol while emitting signals of odd origins! Will they be able to determine the source of this erratically behaving phenomenon???

System: Cosmic Patrol

CAST:
Jordan — The Lead Narrator
Jeff — Isaac and Delta Zed, Wonder Kid and Robot
Jeremy — Ken Costigan, Heavy Marine
Johnny — Keel, a Moon Man
Mike C. — Thogar, a Red Amazon

BTT AG 1.18: “I Tell You Nothing”

17807055_10158641165105352_1406374823_nAfter a protracted recap session, the party interrogates their recently-captured prisoner. They learn of the international threads of the threat to the nation. The encounter reveals differences in methods amongst the party members.

System: Mini Six, from AntiPaladin Games

CAST:Jordan — The Game Master
Aaron — Brother Benedict
Jeff — Demetrius Norden
Jeremy — Grayson Digby
Johnny — Jorus Glave
Mike — Valentine Montecute

BTT AG 1.17: Commentary 4

17807055_10158641165105352_1406374823_nAnd now it’s time for some more commentary! We talk about the characters’ motivations. We also talk about how Jorus, with his “get-the-job-done” attitude and mind-reading ability, influenced the group. Mike and Jeremy talk about how different TV characters influenced their initial character concepts. Jordan talks about how hard it is not to lead the characters. Jeremy mentions how hard it was to avoid meta-gaming.

Mike received a character point for advancing Valentine Montecute the most, particularly in his mentoring relationship with Brother Benedict. Johnny got the character point for best roleplaying. The introduction of Jorus caused a maturation of the group. Johnny got the point for best snack for bringing home-made jalapeño poppers.

And it wouldn’t be a bone throwers session without some bad, bad puns.

System: Mini Six, from AntiPaladin Games

CAST:
Jordan — The Game Master
Aaron — Brother Benedict
Jeff — Demetrius Norden
Jeremy — Grayson Digby
Johnny — Jorus Glave
Mike — Valentine Montecute

BTT AG 1.16: “Muscles, Guns, and Words”

Grayson Digby and Demetrius Norden continue exploring the warehouse. Greyson picks the locks on the door to the sealed room. In it he finds a table and trap door. But will he be able to avoid notice from the various guards and priests?

Meanwhile, Brother Benedict, Valentine, and Jorus explore the ship. Jorus looks into the hold, seeing some large, heavy barrels. Benedict and Valentine share some thoughts on their new associate. They also take a prisoner…

System: Mini Six, from AntiPaladin Games

CAST:
Jordan — The Game Master
Aaron — Brother Benedict
Jeff — Demetrius Norden
Jeremy — Grayson Digby
Johnny — Jorus Glave
Mike — Valentine Montecute

BTT AG 1.15: “Sounds Delicious

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The party begins to explore the docks, Greyson and Demetrius begin exploring the warehouses, looking for the Dyncham warehouse. Jorus begins exploring the ships, visiting the La Damiana. Brother Benedict follows the lead of his fearless leader, Valentine. When Jorus encounters these two compatriots, he has some harsh words for them.

System: Mini Six, from AntiPaladin Games

CAST:
Jordan — The Game Master
Jeff — Demetrius Norden
Jeremy — Grayson Digby
Johnny — Jorus Glave
Mike — Valentine Montecute

BTT AG 1.14: “The Truth is What I Tell You”

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Previously, on Bone Thrower’s Theater, the party witnessed a horrific bargain between Lord Dyncham and Fae emissaries. They overheard that there was going to be activities at the docks, so they rush there to investigate.

When they arrive, the Angellan spymaster, Lord Walsham, is at the docks, too. He has a new associate, Jorus Glave. A lesser member of the royal family, Glave doesn’t immediately hit it off with the rest of the group…

System: Mini Six, from AntiPaladin Games

CAST:
Jordan — The Game Master
Jeff — Demetrius Norden
Jeremy — Grayson Digby
Johnny — Jorus Glave
Mike — Valentine Montecute

BTT AG 1.13 Commentary Session 3

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On this commentary episode, we discuss the death of Byrom Michael and respecting the dice. Also, we mention the value of Mini Six’s in-game currency (hero points). We also discuss how the last episode was heavily tinged with horror, and the introduction of the terrifying Fae. Jordan talks about subverting expectations, particularly with the sacrifice.

For XP, Jordan awards all the surviving players 15 character points. Jeff won a character point for advancing Demetrius Norden’s character. Aaron won a point for best roleplaying. Johnny won a character point for bringing lemon merengue pie.

System: Mini Six, from AntiPaladin Games

CAST:
Jordan — The Game Master
Jeff — Demetrius Norden
Jeremy — Grayson Digby
Johnny — Byrom Michael
Mike — Valentine Montecute

BTT AG 1.12 “Out of the Metal” [VIDEO]

 

The party finally manages to infiltrate the Dyncham estate, but the cost is high. When they get there, they find something they did not expect. Something that makes the theft of the gears far more sinister…

System: Mini Six, from AntiPaladin Games

CAST:
Jordan — The Game Master
Jeff — Demetrius Norden
Jeremy — Grayson Digby
Johnny — Byrom Michael
Mike — Valentine Montecute

BTT AG 1.12 “Out of the Metal”

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The party finally manages to infiltrate the Dyncham estate, but the cost is high. When they get there, they find something they did not expect. Something that makes the theft of the gears far more sinister…

System: Mini Six, from AntiPaladin Games

CAST:
Jordan — The Game Master
Jeff — Demetrius Norden
Jeremy — Grayson Digby
Johnny — Byrom Michael
Mike — Valentine Montecute

BTT 1.11 “There’s Never a Pine Tree When You Need It”

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The party dons disguises and prepares to sneak back on to the Dyncham estate, hoping to stop the sacrifice one who is “pure in heart.” Little do they realize the horrific tolls that will be exacted tonight…

System: Mini Six, from AntiPaladin Games

CAST:
Jordan — The Game Master
Jeff — Demetrius Norden
Jeremy — Grayson Digby
Johnny — Byrom Michael
Mike — Valentine Montecute

BTT AG 1.10 “Commentary Session 2”

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We have reached the end of the second session of the Angel’s Guard. A lot of exciting things have happened over the past few episodes. We discuss those events, and what possible ramifications will be. And, as always, we award character points!

SYSTEM: Mini Six, from AntiPaladin Games

CAST:
Jordan — The Game Master
Aaron – Brother Benedict
Jeff — Demetrius Norden
Jeremy — Grayson Digby
Johnny — Byrom Michael
Mike — Valentine Montecute

BTT AG 1.9 “The Night is Nigh”

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Previously, the party went to the theater, and learned that Dyncham is planning to sacrifice one that is “pure in heart.”

After sharing information, the party gets ready to infiltrate the Dyncham estate. As they prepare to do so, they are ambushed. Unfortunately, there will be a terrible consequence…

SYSTEM: Mini Six, from AntiPaladin Games

CAST:
Jordan — The Game Master
Aaron – Brother Benedict
Jeff — Demetrius Norden
Jeremy — Grayson Digby
Johnny — Byrom Michael
Mike — Valentine Montecute

BTT AG 1.7: “Guilt By Association”

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Previously on Bone Throwers Theater, Greyson Digby and Valentine Montecute went to see Cyril’s sister, Haylee. He was going to ask about Cyril, but Haylee needs his help with another pressing issue.

In the meantime, their compatriots begin researching ways to learn about Dyncham’s dealings…

SYSTEM: Mini Six, from AntiPaladin Games

CAST:
Jordan — The Game Master
Aaron – Brother Benedict
Jeff — Demetrius Norden
Jeremy — Grayson Digby
Johnny — Byrom Michael
Mike — Valentine Montecute

BTT AG 1.5 Commentary Session 1

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At the end of each session, we take a few minutes to discuss the game, and award XP. It gives you a glimpse into our brains. Hopefully, it isn’t too terrifying! Hope you enjoy!

System: Mini Six, from AntiPaladin Games

CAST:
Jordan — The Game Master
Jeff — Demetrius Norden
Jeremy — Grayson Digby
Johnny — Byrom Michael
Mike — Valentine Montecute

BTT AG 1.4 “Just Faster Than Your Friend”

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While investigating the theft of the magical cogs, our party was felled in an ambush!

After being taunted by a personal foe, the party manages to sneak out of the building where they are held prisoner. However, they are not out of danger yet!

As they try to escape the Dyncham estate, they are noticed by a dogged, persistent enemy. Can they reach the safety of the river, or will the fangs of defeat sink into their flesh?

System: Mini Six, from AntiPaladin Games

CAST:
Jordan — The Game Master
Jeff — Demetrius Norden
Jeremy — Grayson Digby
Johnny — Byrom Michael
Mike — Valentine Montecute

BTT AG 1.3: “He Talks Just the Right Amount”

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Previously, A shipment bound for the Horologist Guild’s house was stolen. It contained gears for a specific mechanical experiment commissioned by Queen Beth’s government.

The Queen, head of the new Angellan Church founded by her father, is afraid that some of her subjects may be loyal to the Rheeman Church. She is afraid they may go to any extreme to bring the ancient faith back to the Realm of Angels.

The party has been tasked by the Queen’s spymaster, Lord Walsham, with finding who would steal from the Crown. As they investigated, they were attacked. As we join them, they are just hanging by a thread…

System: Mini Six, from AntiPaladin Games

CAST:
Jordan — The Game Master
Jeff — Demetrius Norden
Jeremy — Grayson Digby
Johnny — Byrom Michael
Mike — Valentine Montecute

BTT AG 1.2 “Stunned that We’re Still Alive”

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Previously, the party went to the Horologist’s Guild to learn more of the shipment of gears that was stolen. After talking to Master Ambrose and Will Cooper.

The party travels north of Dinium to investigate the site from which the gears are stolen. Unfortunately, things don’t go as planned.

System: Mini Six, from AntiPaladin Games

CAST:
Jordan — The Game Master
Jeff — Demetrius Norden
Jeremy — Grayson Digby
Johnny — Byrom Michael
Mike — Valentine Montecute

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