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Working Hard to Overthrow Reality 01 December 2015

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This month, Roger and Mike discuss handout-driven campaigns like The Armitage Files and The Dracula Dossier, consider British role-playing conventions, and ask: how railroady is too railroady?

We mentioned The Armitage Files, The Dracula Dossier, The Zalozhniy Quartet, Harnmaster, Transhuman Space, Dragonmeet, the Men in Black, UK Games Expo, Stabcon (no web site), Concrete Cow, The Esoteric Order of Roleplayers playing The Big Hoodoo (and part 2), Trail of Cthulhu (GUMSHOE system), Torg, and Robin's Laws of Good Game Mastering.

Michael's memory of the late 1970s in Nottingham may be in error but he is sure that people who were part of GW and Citadel were around at the time.

Music by Kevin MacLeod at incompetech.com; effects from other royalty-free sources.


  1. Posted by Lee Williams at 05:39pm on 05 December 2015

    I am listening to the segment about conventions at home having been unable to get to Dragonmeet. Being a regular attendee of Continuum I can say with reasonable certainty that Roger would enjoy it. Definitely my favourite.

  2. Posted by RogerBW at 09:56am on 06 December 2015

    Thanks – I've put it in my diary and will try to make it.

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