Apocalypse World Review

Posted in Apocalypse World, Discussions, Non-Actual Play, Review, RPG Only on March 29th, 2011 by Kevin Weiser

Kevin, Jen, CJ, and Troll gather around to discuss the ins and outs of D. Vincent Baker’s Apocalypse World. There were a wide variety of opinions about Apocalypse World, and we spend some time discussing the particulars of the GM style of AW and how the tone of the text affects some people’s enjoyment of the game. Overall, we really enjoyed Apocalypse World.

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Comics Cast #15: December 2010

Posted in Comics Cast on January 27th, 2011 by CJ

In this months comics, the Reverse Flash changes history to transform himself into a more evil villain – now if only he can change history to make his appearance in Time Masters make sense! Meanwhile, Paul Levitz’s plans don’t survive their first encounter with the fans, DC marketing’s plans don’t make sense to anyone, and Green Lantern has an important but brief moment of self-revelation. Heroes are hired, strings are pulled, and Buffy ends with a… well… that would be telling.

Comics discussed:

  • Adventure Comics #521
  • Legion of Super-Heroes #8
  • Green Lantern #60, 61
  • The Flash #8
  • Time Masters: Vanishing Point #5
  • Detective Comics #872
  • Dungeons and Dragons #2
  • Buffy the Vampire Slayer #39
  • DC Comics Presents: Young Justice #3
  • Heroes for Hire #1

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Comics Cast #14: November 2010 Part Two

Posted in Comics Cast on January 13th, 2011 by CJ

You may not have guessed it from our last episode, but it turns out there were comics in November that weren’t written by Robert Kirkman or Grant Morrison. We’ll talk about those, including premiere issues of Superboy and Dungeons and Dragons. Note: This podcast is certified 85% Batman-free.

Comics discussed:

  • Brightest Day #13, 14
  • Green Lantern #59
  • Flash #6
  • Superboy #1
  • DC Comics Presents: Young Justice #2
  • Dungeons and Dragons #1
  • Action Comics #895
  • Secret Warriors #22
  • REBELS #22
  • Adventure Comics #520
  • Amazing Spider-Man #648, 649

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