This week I give my best sales pitch for the Cypher System and some thoughts on introducing new players, so if you’re wondering whether to buy in, this episode’s for you! I also cover a brand new Strange adversary, the Catastrophe Cloud in A&P.Read More
I have some new additions to the Starwalker Studios YouTube channel to tell you about, and there’s a new free glimmer for Numenera. In Under the Lens I’ll dig into translation in The Strange. Finally Agent Niehl returns with another Strange Encounters.Read More
I have some Cypher System announcements for you today, including the announcement of the imminent Cypher System Rulebook and The Strange Bestiary. I also have a review of The Strange Player’s Guide, and in A&P I’ll talk about a brand new Strange creature—the Spine Tingler. Finally in Strange Encounters Agent Niehl discusses an optional rule for the Cypher System.Read More
This is the second part of the second session. We join the game in progress as the players divvy up the cyphers they’ve found in the destruction left by their encounter with the Yellow Swarm (thanks to Tianma’s superpower of breaking things). We also have some discussion of the yellow swarm encounter.
In this episode the PCs encounter more hazards within the Windmill. It contains another challenging encounter complete with some GM Intrusions. We end the session dividing up artifacts, and we also have some various rules discussions.Read More
This is the first part of the second session. At the end of the last session the PCs encountered some steel spiders. We wrap up that encounter and then the PCs face an even greater challenge within the Windmill.Read More
This is the second part of the first session. In this episode the PCs leave the town of Bonespir and head into the Westwood. They have their first run-in with danger outside the Windmill and barely survive!Read More
This is the first episode of the Obsidian Monolith Actual Play podcast, hot off the mixer! This is the first part of the first session. The players choose their connections, and then I introduce them to the town of Bonespir.Read More