Fellowship, Session 4 – The Fellowship and the General

The Fellowship confronts Siflae, the Overlord’s Ohir general, and Ekki of Bornaer, most-skilled of the Overlord’s harbingers. http://randomaverage.com/wp/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/2019-08-12-Fellowship-Session-04-The-Fellowship-and-the-General.mp3Podcast (randompodcast): Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | RSS

Fellowship, Session 3 – The Fellowship and the Red Valley Forges

The Fellowship enters the Forges of Red Valley. http://randomaverage.com/wp/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/2019-08-05-Fellowship-Session-03-The-Fellowship-and-the-Descent-into-the-Forges.mp3Podcast (randompodcast): Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | RSS

Fellowship, Session 2 – The Fellowship and the Angry Mob

The Fellowship leads civilians through the city of Red Valley in a bid to escape through the ancient Forges. http://randomaverage.com/wp/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/2019-07-29-Fellowship-Session-02-The-Fellowship-and-the-Neighborhood-Mob.mp3Podcast (randompodcast): Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | RSS

Masks: Phoenix Academy – Session 16 – Invictus Sucks / Tater Tots in Space!

The group argues about what to do about Invictus, and finally settles on sunbathing, snacks… and blowing up a space ship. The image for this session goes with events at around 2:15:00, give or take. Also, check out 2:20:45 for a preview of Masks: Phoenix Academy – The Musical! http://randomaverage.com/wp/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/2019-09-15-Masks-PA-Session-16-Screw-Invictus-Tater-Tots-in-Space.mp3Podcast (randompodcast): Play in new window […]

Fellowship, Session 1 – Under a Falling Sky

Stage two of character creation. Everyone starts off in an inn’s common room. Then we drop a thousands of tons of rock on the city. http://randomaverage.com/wp/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/2019-07-22-Fellowship-Session-1-Under-a-Falling-Sky.mp3Podcast (randompodcast): Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | RSS

Fellowship, Session 0 – The World Fully Formed

We’re off on a new adventure! Time to save the world with Fellowship. http://randomaverage.com/wp/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/2019-07-15-Fellowship-00.mp3Podcast (randompodcast): Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | RSS

Scum and Villainy post-game analysis, and What’s Next

(Spoilers: what’s next is Fellowship, 2nd Edition.) http://randomaverage.com/wp/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/ScumVillainy-post-game-and-Next-Game.mp3Podcast (randompodcast): Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | RSS

Masks: Phoenix Academy – Session 15 – Regroup, Fail, Repeat

Intro Video! It’s Kaylee’s birthday, and the end of the first week of REAL LIFE high school for our players, so between birthday cake, rehashing school, decompression, and half the team needing an early bedtime for marching band practice the next morning… … and introducing some totally amazing character art I got commissioned for the […]

Hogwarts RPG

Spent the afternoon playing Hogwarts with the kids. Elici Davies (fifth year Hufflepuff), Emma Quinn (1st year Gryffindor), and Will Finnegan (third year Ravenclaw) are ‘siblings’ fostered by the same magic-friendly muggle family. I asked them for something weird that happens on the train ride (while will studied “A New History of Hogwarts” and ate […]

Masks, Phoenix Academy play-by-posts, Sessions 14.1, 14.2, and 14.3

We’ve had a looooooong stretch where we’ve been unable to play Masks with my daughter’s group. To deal with the withdrawal, I ran solo play-by-post things with each player, both to move some plotlines and, at their request, get some time with their boyfriends. It went really well! (Some players take to PbP better than […]

Masks, Phoenix Academy, Session 14 – “Personally, I Vote for Monotone Screaming”

Intro Video! The team has a LOT of stuff going on. A LOT. So much happens, you guys. It’s one of those sessions where the most common roll is Take a Powerful Blow. http://randomaverage.com/wp/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/2019-07-06-Masks-PA-Session-14-Personally-I-Vote-for-Monotone-Screaming.mp3Podcast (randompodcast): Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | RSS

Masks, Phoenix Academy, Session 13 – Fifty-five Minutes

The team plays super-powered musical chairs. Amazingly, no one dies. Many chairs were harmed in the filming of this episode. http://randomaverage.com/wp/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/2019-06-21-Masks-PA-Session-13.mp3Podcast (randompodcast): Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | RSS

Masks, Menagerie Actual Play, Session 63, Lo! There Shall Come an Ending!, part 2

Conclusion to the Menagerie RPG. Part 2. Intro music by Mikhael Bureau. http://randomaverage.com/wp/wp-content/uploads/2019/01/2018-12-03-Masks-Season-3-Session-63-Lo-There-Shall-Come-an-Ending-Part-2.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | RSS

Masks, Menagerie Actual Play, Session 63, Lo! There Shall Come an Ending!, part 1

Conclusion to the Menagerie RPG. Part 1. Intro music by Mikhael Bureau. http://randomaverage.com/wp/wp-content/uploads/2019/01/2018-12-03-Masks-Season-3-Session-63-Lo-There-Shall-Come-an-Ending-Part-1.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | RSS

Masks, Phoenix Academy, Session 12 – Meet the Parents

The team members each have a sort-of date… to meet their boyfriends’ parents. Oh, and it seem like Vanquish is sneaking secret soldiers onto the planet or something. Whatever. http://randomaverage.com/wp/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/2019-06-09-Masks-Session-12-Meet-the-Parents.mp3Podcast (randompodcast): Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | RSS

Masks, Menagerie Actual Play, Session 62 – They Who Would Destroy Us

Down and out in the Magic Kingdom. Intro music by Mikhael Bureau. http://randomaverage.com/wp/wp-content/uploads/2018/12/2018-11-26-Masks-Season-3-Session-62-They-Who-Would-Destroy-Us.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | RSS

Masks, Phoenix Academy, Session 11 – Whoop Whoop, Whoopity Whoop

The team gets ready for homecoming, deals with adults being adults, faces off against Ember’s mom and, FINALLY, make it to the dance. http://randomaverage.com/wp/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/2019-05-29-Masks-PA-Session-11.mp3Podcast (randompodcast): Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | RSS

Masks, Phoenix Academy, Session 10 – Midterms Meltdown

The team deals with midterm drama. http://randomaverage.com/wp/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/2019-05-28-Masks-PA-Session-10.mp3Podcast (randompodcast): Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | RSS

Masks, Menagerie Actual Play, Session 61 – We’re Going to DISNEY World…

The team spends two tense days preparing themselves for a prophesied encounter between Magus Everard and Doctor Infinity. As the fight emerges, they activate Leo’s time-space anchor and engage in battle against two powerful foes. Intro music by Mikhael Bureau. http://randomaverage.com/wp/wp-content/uploads/2018/12/2018-11-19-Masks-Season-3-Session-61-Were-going-to-DISNEY-World.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Google Podcasts | […]

Masks, Menagerie Actual Play, Session 60 – The Peril and the Power

(In memory of Stan Lee.) The team discusses the statue situation and come up with a plan of action, involving a stable time loop. Intro music by Mikhael Bureau. http://randomaverage.com/wp/wp-content/uploads/2018/12/2018-11-13-Masks-Season-3-Session-60-The-Peril-and-the-Power.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | RSS

Masks, Menagerie Actual Play, Session 59 – Four Pots on the Stove

Maury Jones hangs out at the team base for awhile. Intro music by Mikhael Bureau. http://randomaverage.com/wp/wp-content/uploads/2018/12/2018-11-06-Masks-Season-3-Session-59-Four-Pots-on-the-Stove.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | RSS

Masks, Menagerie Actual Play, Session 58 – For Just One Minute More

The team leaves a building. Intro music by Mikhael Bureau. http://randomaverage.com/wp/wp-content/uploads/2018/12/2018-10-29-Masks-Season-3-Session-58-For-Just-One-Minute-More.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | RSS

Masks, Menagerie Actual Play, Session 57 – For Just One Minute

Adam sorts out some family problems. Intro music by Mikhael Bureau. http://randomaverage.com/wp/wp-content/uploads/2018/12/2018-10-22-Masks-Season-3-Session-57-For-Just-One-Minute.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | RSS

Masks, Phoenix Academy, Session 9 – Stop Trying to Cauterize My Wounds!

The team faces off against Alias and his crew, INSIDE their base. Also, Palancine pretends to be Ember. It’s goes SUPER. http://randomaverage.com/wp/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/2019-04-27-Masks-PA-Session-09.mp3Podcast (randompodcast): Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | RSS

Masks, Menagerie Actual Play, Session 56 – Out of Hand

After some table talk, a bit of punch. Intro music by Mikhael Bureau. http://randomaverage.com/wp/wp-content/uploads/2018/12/2018-10-08-Masks-Season-3-Session-56-Out-of-Hand.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | RSS

Masks, Menagerie Actual Play, Session 55 – Grave Repercussions

The team – or at least the individuals within – deal with the aftermath of the destruction from the cemetery fight with the thing they dubbed Pandemonium. Intro music by Mikhael Bureau. http://randomaverage.com/wp/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/2018-10-01-Masks-Season-3-Session-55-Grave-Repercussions.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | RSS

Masks, Menagerie Actual Play, Session 54 – Total Pandemonium

The team faces off on multiple fronts against what might be Pandemonium… or might just be Charlotte’s subconscious? Or both? Either? Neither? Intro music by Mikhael Bureau. http://randomaverage.com/wp/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/2018-09-24-Masks-Season-3-Session-54-Total-Pandemonium.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | RSS

Masks, Menagerie Actual Play, Session 53 – Graveyard Shift

The team goes looking for Charlotte and finds strange things are afoot down at the cemetery. Intro music by Mikhael Bureau. http://randomaverage.com/wp/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/2018-09-17-Masks-Season-3-Session-53-Graveyard-Shift.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | RSS

Masks, Phoenix Academy, Session 8 – Jiggety Jig

The team figures out Alias’s diversion and block his access to the computer servers at their (previously, his) base. http://randomaverage.com/wp/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/2019-03-31-Masks-PA-Session-08.mp3Podcast (randompodcast): Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | RSS

Masks, Menagerie Actual Play, Session 52 – You have No Idea How Much Damage I can do In Your Bathroom…

It’s been two weeks since the dance, and the team is… not really doing team stuff. Also, something seems weirdly … off … Adam. Maybe? Intro music by Mikhael Bureau. http://randomaverage.com/wp/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/2018-09-10-Masks-Season-3-Session-52-…-How-Much-Damage-I-Can-Do-In-Your-Bathroom.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | RSS