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94: Encounter Theory

Ben has been tormenting himself with the following question: Why aren’t there better adventures out there? Even great games often only have mediocre adventures. This has led him to a theory of RPGs entitled “Encounter Theory.” He discusses it in this trenchant episode.  Plot Points now has a Patreon! Support the show, and you’ll get more Plot Points! You might also get NPR-style episodes, like this one! Check out this episode!

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93: Brom Finds TSR

Ben’s writing a book about the sale of TSR to Wizards of the Coast, and Brad and Sarah ask him about it. He talks about how the artist, Gerald Brom, found work at TSR in the late 1980s.  Email Plot Points at plotpointsemail@gmail.com. On Twitter we’re @PlotPointsPod Thanks to Chris Koterba for producing, and 50 Breaks for the tunes! Image by Brom, and courtesy Pinnacle Publishing Check out this episode!

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93: Tales from the Loop

Tales from the Loop from Free League and Modiphius Entertainment is a role-playing game of children and teens exploring high science mysteries. Originally published in Swedish, the game was translated by Modiphius with new material set in the USA written by genius Matt Forbeck.  Email Plot Points at plotpointsemail@gmail.com. On Twitter we’re @PlotPointsPod Thanks to Chris Koterba for producing, and 50 Breaks for the tunes! Image courtesy Modiphius and Free League.  Check  ...

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91: Best RPG Releases of 2017

Brad, Ben, and Sarah talk over their favorite releases of 2017. Some are brand spanking fresh, some we’ve talked over before, but we are excited as hell for all of them. Bran wants you to know you can listen to our episode about My Little Pony here, and Cthulhu Confidential here.  Check out this episode!

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