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Episode 078: GenghisCon XXXII Wrap-Up Part 1

We had quite the cast to open our two-part wrap-up of GenghisCon XXXII: Ross Watson of Fantasy Flight Games, freelance writer Michael Surbrook, freelance writer and layout designer Bill Keyes, freelance writer Marc Gacy, and podcasters Justin Suzuki and Andy Collier. We also take the time to discuss Ross' latest Warhammer 40,000 RPG, Deathwatch.

Links:
Battlefield Press
BlackWyrm Publishing
Cyberpunk 2020
Dark City Games
Doctor Who: Adventures in Time and Space
Fantasy Flight Games
Hero Games
Iron Dynasty
Kazei 5
Rocky Mountain Savages
Savage Worlds
Unknown Armies
Warhammer 40,000 Tabletop Miniatures
Wombat Cast

Direct download: tgtt078.mp3
Category:TGTT Classic -- posted at: 8:16am MDT
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Episode 077: [East Meets West] Wu Xing: The Ninja Crusade

We were joined by Eloy Lasanta of Third Eye Games to complete our two-part series on adapting Eastern philosophies and elements into Western gaming. Eloy's game is Wu Xing: The Ninja Crusade. In addition, Eloy revealed upcoming products in all his game line's, including the upcoming Part-Time Gods.

Links

Games
Legend of the Five Rings

Movies/TV
Avatar: The Last Airbender
Basilisk
Naruto: Shippuden
Ninja Scroll
Ranma 1/2

Books
Bleach
Naruto
One Piece
 
Other Materials
The Eight Immortals
Eloy's Blog
The ENnie Awards

Direct download: tgtt077.mp3
Category:TGTT Classic -- posted at: 7:00am MDT
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Episode 076: [East Meets West] Iron Dynasty: Way of the Ronin

We were joined by Sean Preston of Reality Blurs. We discussed injecting Eastern genres into Western games, as it pertains to his setting for Savage Worlds, Iron Dynasty: Way of the Ronin. Sean has offered to continue his preorder bundle for a week beyond the release of this show, but just this week, the Reality Blurs store has started malfunctioning. He assured us if folks email him at shop@realityblurs.com, he will honor the deal, which is buy the print version from the Reality Blurs store, get the PDF for only $5. Hurry! This is for one week only.

Before we got into our East Meets West discussion, we played the interview we did with the fine folks at MagnaCon 2011.

Links

Games
Fantasy Craft
FATE
Legend of the Five Rings

Movies/TV
Avatar: The Last Airbender
Basilisk
The Hidden Fortress
Kill Bill
The Last Airbender
Ninja Scroll
Samurai 7
Seven Samurai
Star Wars
Yojimbo

Books
Book of Five Rings
Musashi by Eiji Yoshikawa

Other Materials
Pandora's Box
Sengoku Era
TGTT Episode about Fantasy Craft

Direct download: tgtt076.mp3
Category:TGTT Classic -- posted at: 11:34pm MDT
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