I never used to think I liked multiplayer games that much. I was never very good at skill based games, I didn't like letting my teammates down, and I often used video games as a decompress from my jobs in customer service. I didn't want to talk to real people any more. But recently something … Continue reading Stardew Valley Multiplayer
It's here! The final discussion of Skyrim. We talk about development, impact, mods, and the absolute bonkers realization that there were only 8 dungeon designers!? What!? Thank you for listening to our Skyrim break down, we've loved having you. Up next, we'll be looking into the Harry Potter film franchise, one at a time! Love … Continue reading CPBC #27 – Skyrim Social Impact
Welcome back! We get into the sidequests of Skyrim in this episode, both those relating to factions and those not. We also get a little emotional about Orcs, annoyed at some Vampires, and take some cheap shots at Fallout 76.Spoilers abound for all of Sykrim's major side quests (or at lease, all the ones we … Continue reading CPBC #26- Skyrim Side Quests
Heyo! Cinnamon Post Brunch Club relaxes a bit, kicks back, and talks about all the not-fighting they do! (Well, Kiersten isn't relaxed, but that's because she's trapped in a Skyrim barter loop) Everyone again has fairly different play styles, so we manage to cover a fairly large breadth of what Skyrim has to offer. We … Continue reading CPBC #25 – Skyrim Non-Combat
I recently was sent a youtube video by my GM. "This song is pretty much the tone of the villain" he told me, linking me to Let the Monster Rise. I consider myself a bit of a musical lover, so I was surprised I hadn't so much as heard of it. Then I watched the … Continue reading Repo: A Genetic Opera and Cult Classics
Hello! And apologies again for the late post, it was my birthday! (Which of course meant I had to celebrate every free moment all week)I got you a gift to make up for it however, Here's all us talking about fighting a bunch! Specifically in Skyrim. We managed through pure luck excellent planning to have … Continue reading CPBC #23 – Skyrim Combat
Spoilers: It's a 3x5 notecard. Before you leave! Hear me out. The 3x5 notecard has been invaluable to me as a new (and day by day, less new) GM and also as a player! These babies are well worth their weight in gold usefulness wise, and they are cheap as dirt and easy to get. … Continue reading The Single Most Useful Lazy GM Tool
Here we are! Three friends starting out trying a new, hip, sexy, shorter podcast to fit into our new, hip, sexy, SHORT?? lives!Today we're going to do a breakdown of the main plot of Skyrim, so spoilers there. We do stay away from other spoilers though, other than a brief mention of the college of … Continue reading CPBC #22 – Skyrim Plot?
I mentioned in my first GM diary how I was spoiled rotten by the fact that my players are my close friends as well as excellent people and gamers. We get to have an amazing time and everyone thinks about each other’s feelings and we love and support each other. But as anyone who’s played … Continue reading Sex, Drugs, and D&D. The Responsibilities You Take As a GM
In an age where we pay $60 to try to buy hundreds of hours of top tier graphic video game fun, it may seem odd to focus on a 15 minute web browser game. But contrarily, I almost feel that the philosophy behind these creations is more relevant than it ever has been in the … Continue reading We Become What We Behold/Coming Out Simulator: They’re Free and Online. Play Them.