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Jul 17 2013

Episode #71 – Universal Gaming and Quest Kick

071 – Universal gaming and Quest Kick

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Hello Friends. This week we have David Schwartz with us from Universal Gaming to talk about all the things he has planned for his company in the coming year and beyond and I chat with Brian Cooper about Quest Kick, a very nifty sounding web based app to use at the game table. I hope you enjoy.

0:54 – Intro

David Schwartz of Universal Gaming and the Dragon’s Den

3:53 – News

Patreon Update
QCC: All the Pathfinder
Universal Gaming

14:55 – Extradimentional Entertainment Emporium

Dave
Star Wars: The Old Republic
D&D 3.5

Mark
Savage Worlds: Shaintar
D&D 4e
D&D Encounters
Mad Kings

Chris
Mad Kings
League of Legends
Steam Powered Fate

29:48 – Quest Kick With Brian Cooper

1:00:18 – The Geekery

Pacific Rim
All of the Shaintar Goodness

Jun 19 2013

Episode #67 – Stealth, Steel, and Stuff

Stealth, Steel, and Stuff

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This week Mark and I are looking for the Master of Dungeons but aren’t having much luck so we talk about the normal stuff then chat about stealth in games and understanding your players while finally chatting about Man of Steel.

0:38 – Intro

1:38 – News

Ghosts of Dragonspear Castle
D&D Encounters – New stuff
Shaintar Kickstarter Update
Low Life Kickstarter Update
Never Unprepared lost – The fix is in.
Fate Open Licences
Correction from last week
Savage State of the Blur

12:12 – Extradimensional Entertainment Emporium

Chris
Brutal Legend
Star Wars: EotE

Mark
Vault of the Dracolich

16:39 – Around the Fire

Stealth and Scouting
Know your players

43:05 – The Geekery

Man of Steel

 

May 29 2013

Episode #64 – The Low Life with Andy Hopp

064 – Low Life with Andy Hoppminilogo


Hello friends. This week we take a trip to Mutha Oith into and the disarming and twisted mind of Andy Hopp. I really enjoyed this conversation and I hope you do too.

1:06 – Intro

1:50 – News

Berserkon
Torchbearer update

4:10 – The Extradimentional Entertainment Emporium

Mark
Lords of Waterdeep
Deadlands
D&D Encounters

Chris
Psychonauts
League of Legends
Pandemic
Race to Adventure
Underground with Fate Core

8:29 – Andy Hopp, Mutha Oith Creations, and Low Life

9:57 OddMall

10:58 The Wanderers Guild
Monsters of the Endless Dark
Monsters of the Boundless Blue

17:08 Con on the COB
SP Fannon and Andy Hopp are the Sexiest men in gaming…?
Hello all three listeners
Con Advice
Have a Strong Identity
Use a catchy name.
A Gathering of Savages and a Party Con
Mark won a Corny Award
Con on the Cob the First
Regiprosity – Fostering cooperation between con goers and con organizers.

34:21 Low Life
Where did it come from?
Human Occupied Landfill
Planescape Segway
Back to Low Life
Why a new Low Life?
The Kickstarter rewards
Heaps Explained
Talking about Holy Crap
Backer Milestones
Talking bout tizn’ts
The Oithlings – The Mutha Oith community outreach program
Andy Hopp’s family
Gut Busting Games running some Hillbilly Leg Wrestling at Con on the Cob.

1:19:32 – The Geekery

Young Sherlock Holmes
Dr. Who and Adipose
Mark got a new car
Caravan: A Tale of Gods and Men

 

May 16 2013

Episode #62 – Torchbearer with Thor Olavsrud and Luke Crane

Torchbearer with Thor Olavsrud and Luke Crane

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Hello Friends. This week Mark and I think there really wasn’t anyone trying to kill us and I have a sit down with Thor Olavsrud and Luke Crane about The Burning Wheels newest game Torchbearer. I hope you enjoy and feel free to let me know what you are enjoying and not enjoying about the show. We do want to make it better for all of us.

0:52 – Intro
I can’t find Pablo

2:13 – News
QCC
Wargames – Amanda of The Foundry
D&D Movies
Odyssey: The Complete Game Masters Guide to Campaign managment.
Ken and Robin Talk about Stuff
GenCon Event list is out there
Torchbearer Kickstarter
Battle Interactive Event at the QCC

15:35 – Extradimentional Entertainment Emporiumn

Chris
Underground Fate Style
Psychonauts
League of Legends

Mark
Mark Complains alot…and it’s funny.
There’s an akward moment. Wait for it. There it is.
Road Trip Games

23:28 – House Rules
Degrees of Success in 4e
Episode 38

27:34 – Thor Olavsrud and Luke Crane on Torchbearer

A little background about their friendship.
Torchbearer Chat
How to Host a Dungeon
Characters and drawings for Torchbearer
TorchbearerRPG.com
Burningwheel.com
Womens Roller Derby

56:50 – Geekery

A Nightmare in Silver
Mark’s having a Girl
Iron Man 3
Pablo is a Mexican Resturaunt – The Pablo

Apr 27 2013

Bonus #1 – Just Press Start

Just Press Start

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Hello Friends. On this special Episode of the MMP I talk with Jeff Clark, creator of the Just Press Start Kickstarter about Gamification in the his classroom, drop some news about the QCC, and give a little GMing advice.

0:44 – News

2:09 - Just Press Start – Video Game-Based learning in the Classroom

26:18 – Game Mastering Advice

Apr 24 2013

Episode #59 – Gaming on the Spectrum

Gaming on the Spectrum

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Hello friends. This week I have Dave and Rob with me as we travel to Seattle and hang with Robs dragons and talk about what it’s like to be a gamer and be on the autism/aspergers spectrum. At the end we have a continuation of the conversation I had with Phil Vecchione and Eloy Lasanta and are also joined by Mrs. DNAPhil Florence Vecchione. Hope you enjoy and tell us if you’re enjoying the show.

0:40 – Intros

  • Rob and Tangent Twin Dave join me.

1:30 – News

3:31 – Extradimentional Gaming Emporium

Rob

  • D&D 4e
    • Fiasco, 13th Age, and Edge of the Empire ideas to enhance the game.

Dave

Chris

17:23 – Gaming on the Spectrum

48:23 – Geekery

56:30 – Mic Drop but more with the Sage, the Gnome, and Mrs. Vecchione

Dec 19 2012

Episode #41 – Christmas and The Group

Christmas Catastrophe


Hey Folks. The week we have a conversation about starting up games, getting group cohesion, and how to help your players through character creation.

Timer Notes

0:59 – Watercooler

Marks new gaming space
D20 Radio Network
Gaming Security Agency Briefings
Pastafarians???

6:50 – Gameroom

Savage Worlds
Underground
D&D Encounters
Ingress
Artimis
Thunderstone
Dominion
Star Wars: Edge of the Empire character creation
D&D Next Bi-weekly Megascorcher game update
Gaming Conversations
League of Legends
Low Elo

14:52 – Workshop

The Group Problem
Extra News: Running GAGG – Convention in Geneseo

54:59 – Geekery

Leverege – The Ho Ho Ho Job
Gygax Magazine
Jennisodes
Mystra Returns

Oct 24 2012

Episode #33 – Halloweenie

033 – Halloween

Happy All Hallows Eve my gaming friends. I hope your sweet tooth is satisfied this year be it by candy or costume and welcome to the 2012 Halloween edition of Misdirected Mark. So sink your fangs into this one as we discuss horror gaming for the holiday and say hi to Samhain if you see him. Also watch out for sparkling vampires. If you see them KOS with extreme prejudice.

Time Notes

1:24 – Watercooler

Halloween time
Where you can find us
telecommute gaming with MM on the 13th of November
James Ernest from Cheepass games and the EST EDT rant

9:18 – The Gameroom

Channel the Gygax
Tentecal Bento
LFR Directors Cut
D&D Encoutners – Next Season by Shawn Merwin

16:14 The Workshop – Horror games and gaming

The Dorothy Costume
List of “scary” games
Suspense is key?
Cabin in the Woods
Horror is about Losing control?
Tracks which count down to zero.
Whispers from a ghost
Setting the mood
Improv game design
Slasher film tropes
Tremulus talk
Using something innocent in a horrific way
Take away things they care about and use them.
Story time
Ticking time bombs
Dangling the hope

42:06 – Geekery

Bats in the Geekery
Hillfolk
Kickstarter Warnings
Kickstarter Reassurances
Halloween Parties
Hard Magic by Larry Corriea