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Jul 6, 2022

David and Shane bring on Donogh - regular and prolific GM on the Gauntlet

Show Notes:
00:01:48 - Shane's Games Played and Spotlight - World Wide Wrestling
00:12:38 - Donogh's Games Played and Spotlight - Preparing for Paris
00:23:38 - David's Games Played and Spotlight - Wanderhome

Second Segment
00:39:14 - Donogh invites a discussion about how to choose which games to run and maintaining the confidence to keep running

Giving Me Life
00:54:50 - Shane continues her appreciation of Jane Austen adaptations with a recommendation of the new movie Fire Island
00:55:47 - Donogh talks about his household enjoying the series Ted Lasso
00:56:44 - David celebrates his recent opportunity to take a vacation

Games discussed in this episode:
World Wide Wrestling by Nathan D. Paoletta
https://ndpdesign.com/wwwrpg
Preparing for Paris by Logan Timmins
https://breathingstories.itch.io/preparing-for-paris
Wanderhome by Jay Dragon
https://possumcreekgames.com/pages/wanderhome
Playest signup for Tales from the Low Cantrefs by Luke Jordan
https://mailchi.mp/e09dbe1934fd/lowcantrefs

The Gauntlet Links:
The Gauntlet website
https://gauntlet-rpg.com/
@GauntletRPG on Twitter
https://twitter.com/GauntletRPG
The Gauntlet Forums
https://forums.gauntlet-rpg.com/
The Gauntlet on Patreon
https://patreon.com/gauntlet

Jun 13, 2022

David and Shane bring on Steven - frequent GM and player on the Gauntlet

Show Notes:
00:01:52 - Shane's Games Played and Spotlight - Macchiato Monsters/You Got a Job on the Garbage Barge
00:12:19 - Steven's Games Played and Spotlight - Monsterhearts
00:23:08 - David's Games Played and Spotlight - Red Carnations on a Black Grave

Second Segment
00:35:47 - Steven talks about the workings of the Gauntlet Reading Club

Giving Me Life
00:52:47 - Shane is enjoying the TV show Our Flag Means Death
00:53:21 - Steven has a good time with the video game Tunic
00:54:13 - David appreciates getting back into running

Games discussed in this episode:
Macchiato Monsters
https://www.drivethrurpg.com/product/264169/Macchiato-Monsters

You Got a Job on the Garbage Barge
https://amandalee.itch.io/you-got-a-job-on-the-garbage-barge

Monsterhearts
https://buriedwithoutceremony.com/monsterhearts

Red Carnations on a Black Grave
https://www.indiepressrevolution.com/xcart/Red-Carnations-on-a-Black-Grave-Print-PDF.html

Montsegur 1244
http://thoughtfulgames.com/montsegur1244/

Stonewall 1969
https://asteriscoedizioni.com/stonewall-1969-english/

The Gauntlet Links:
The Gauntlet website
https://gauntlet-rpg.com/

@GauntletRPG on Twitter
https://twitter.com/GauntletRPG

The Gauntlet Forums
https://forums.gauntlet-rpg.com/

The Gauntlet on Patreon
https://patreon.com/gauntlet

May 19, 2022

@temporalhiccup and @auzumel bring on Kieron Gillen @kierongillen - comics writer and game designer

Show Notes:
00:01:24 - Sherri's Games Played and Spotlight - The Sprawl
00:11:08 - Kerion's Games Played and Spotlight - Girl Underground
00:22:22 - Rae's Games Played and Spotlight - Balikbayan

Second Segment
00:30:56 - Kieron discusses the inspiration, design, and philosophical underpinnings of DIE; The Roleplaying Game, on Kickstarter now

Giving Me Life
00:48:15 - Sherri enjoys online reactions to news about the upcoming game The Twilight Throne
00:50:17 - Kieron delights in the return of the show Derry Girls
00:52:21 - Rae joyfully recalls Big Bad Online

Games and resources discussed in this episode:
The Sprawl
http://www.ardens.org/games/the-sprawl/
On DriveThruRPG (NOON edition): https://www.drivethrurpg.com/product/184711/The-Sprawl----NOON
On DriveThruRPG (MIDNIGHT edition): https://www.drivethrurpg.com/product/171286/The-Sprawl----MIDNIGHT

Girl Underground
https://girlunderground.org/

Balikbayan
https://temporalhiccup.itch.io/balikbayan

The Greatest Gamer
https://kierongillen.itch.io/the-greatest-gamer

DIE (the comic book)
https://diecomic.com/

DIE: The Roleplaying Game on Kickstarter through Friday, June 10
https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/gshowitt/die-the-roleplaying-game

The Twilight Throne
https://temporalhiccup.itch.io/the-twilight-throne

Big Bad Con
https://www.bigbadcon.com/

Big Bad Online 2022 YouTube videos
https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLY22glPJVwSLoU8rMdYmT6Z-edBV9WIau

The Gauntlet Links:

The Gauntlet website
https://gauntlet-rpg.com/

@GauntletRPG on Twitter
https://twitter.com/GauntletRPG

The Gauntlet Forums
https://forums.gauntlet-rpg.com/

The Gauntlet on Patreon
https://patreon.com/gauntlet

May 1, 2022
Lowell and Sherri bring on Mike Ferdinando - long-time Gauntleteer and experienced GM

Show Notes:
00:01:08 - Sherri's Games Played and Spotlight - Burning Hearts Forever
00:11:23 - Mike's Games Played and Spotlight - Spirit of '77
00:22:50 - Lowell's Games Played and Spotlight - The Fall of Delta Green

Second Segment
00:36:48 - Mike discusses bringing story game techniques to OSR play

Giving Me Life
00:48:36 - Sherri shares celebratory sentiments of the spring season
00:49:25 - Mike merrily marvels at season 4 of Star Trek: Discovery
00:50:18 - Lowell luxuriates in lacquer with a return to painting minis

Games and resources discussed in this episode:

Burning Hearts Forever
On Itch.io: https://worstgirleva.itch.io/burning-hearts-forever
On DriveThruRPG: https://www.drivethrurpg.com/product/377504/Burning-Hearts-Forever

Spirit of '77
http://www.monkeyfunstudios.com/products/spiritof77/

The Fall of Delta Green
https://pelgranepress.com/product/the-fall-of-delta-green/

Lowell's Gauntlet Blog posts about Fall of Delta Green
"Delta Green: Divergence Casefiles (Part 1)"
https://www.gauntlet-rpg.com/blog/delta-green-divergence-casefiles-part-1

"Delta Green: Divergence Casefiles (Part 2)"
https://www.gauntlet-rpg.com/blog/delta-green-divergence-casefiles-part-2

"Delta Green: Divergence (Campaign Concept & Scenario)"
https://www.gauntlet-rpg.com/blog/delta-green-divergence-campaign-concept-scenario

"Delta Green: Divergence (Casefile Critical Carbine)"
https://www.gauntlet-rpg.com/blog/delta-green-divergence-casefile-critical-carbine

"Delta Green: Divergence (Casefiles 3 & 4)"
https://www.gauntlet-rpg.com/blog/delta-green-divergence-casefiles-3-4

Delta Green: Divergence Sample Character Keeper
https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1Vg6vi3_5q8VeqRSHswhwbifzrRe0dDvjZ5xZQui8bXk/edit?usp=sharing

Delta Green: Divergence YouTube playlist
https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLUKV1MEOXoTWDGqoZxv7tK5X69lYwdert

Old School Essentials
https://necroticgnome.com/

Gauntlet Links:

The Gauntlet website
https://gauntlet-rpg.com/

@GauntletRPG on Twitter
https://twitter.com/GauntletRPG

The Gauntlet Forums
https://forums.gauntlet-rpg.com/

The Gauntlet on Patreon
https://patreon.com/gauntlet
Apr 22, 2022

Jonah Knight sits down with Jason Cordova to talk about Brindlewood Bay, coming to Kickstarter April 26th! 

Check out the Kickstarter campaign here: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/gauntlet/brindlewood-bay-cozy-murder-mystery-rpg

Apr 13, 2022
Rae and David bring on Andrea Rick - TTRPG designer (CuriousCat Games), graphic designer, editor, translator, and occasional educator

Show Notes
00:01:41 - David's Games Played and Spotlight - Masks: A New Generation
00:14:53 - Andrea's Games Played and Spotlight - The Girlfriend of My Girlfriend Is My Friend
00:30:36 - Rae's Games Played and Spotlight - The Twilight Throne and the Houses of Ruin

Second Segment
00:39:43 - Andrea discusses different ways of teaching people how to play story-focused games.

Giving Me Life
01:00:25 - David delights in a fancy birthday dinner experience
01:03:09 - Andrea appreciates Season 4 of Star Trek: Discovery
01:05:10 - Rae revels in a return to Destiny 2

Games and resources discussed in this episode:
Masks: A New Generation
https://magpiegames.com/pages/masks

The Girlfriend of My Girlfriend Is My Friend
https://stargazersasha.itch.io/girlfriend

The Twilight Throne and the Houses of Ruin
https://temporalhiccup.itch.io/the-twilight-throne

CuriousCat Games
https://catcurious.itch.io/

Yazeba's Bed & Breakfast
https://possumcreekgames.com/pages/yazebas-bed-breakfast

TRANS FUCKING RAGE JAM
https://itch.io/jam/transrage

"The Puzzle-Maker's Paradox"
https://possumcreek.medium.com/the-puzzle-makers-paradox-f6371028b5b

"I'm common as muck and spent £150 in a Michelin star restaurant to see if it was worth it"
https://www.birminghammail.co.uk/whats-on/food-drink-news/im-common-muck-spent-150-23194880

Consider showing your support to these causes:
Transgender Education Network of Texas (TENT)
https://www.transtexas.org/

Doctors Without Borders (Médecins Sans Frontières)
https://www.doctorswithoutborders.org/

Gauntlet Links
The Gauntlet Main Website
https://gauntlet-rpg.com/

The Gauntlet on Twitter
https://twitter.com/GauntletRPG

The Gauntlet Forums
https://forums.gauntlet-rpg.com/

The Gauntlet on Patreon
https://patreon.com/gauntlet
Mar 25, 2022
Lowell and Shane bring on Ben Bisogno - game designer and Gauntlet facilitator and player

Show Notes:
00:02:01 - Shane's Games Played and Spotlight - Bluebeard's Bride
00:11:02 - Ben's Games Played and Spotlight - Pictures in an Exhibition
00:24:00 - Games Played and Spotlight - Monster Care Squad

Second Segment
00:38:20 - Ben's thoughts on family-inspired game design

Giving Me Life
00:47:31 - Shane is enjoying the natural world
00:48:32 - Ben appreciates Floppy the chicken
00:50:02 - Lowell is having a great time playing Xenoblade Chronicles X

Games discussed in this episode:
Bluebeard's Bride
https://magpiegames.com/pages/bluebeards-bride
Pictures in an Exhibition
https://recreationalcannibalism.itch.io/pictures-in-an-exhibition
Still Life [PDF]
http://www.goldencobra.org/pdf/Still%20Life.pdf
Monster Care Squad
https://sandypuggames.itch.io/monster-care-squad
Ma Nishtana on Itch.io
https://manishtana.itch.io/ma-nishtana-rpg

Check out and subscribe to the Ma Nishtana newsletter at https://eepurl.com/hvAfNn

Consider showing your support to these causes:
Transgender Education Network of Texas (TENT) at https://www.transtexas.org/
Doctors Without Borders (Médecins Sans Frontières) at https://www.doctorswithoutborders.org/
Mar 3, 2022
Shane and Rae bring on Puckett - Gauntlet GM and player

Show Notes:
00:01:21 -  Shanes Games Played and Spotlight - Quietus
00:10:02 -  Puckett's Games Played and Spotlight - Our Family at Home Abroad
00:19:28 -  Rae's Games Played and Spotlight - Heart: the City Beneath
 
Second Segment
00:32:54 - Puckett's many Pasión de las Pasiones hacks!

Giving Me Life
00:50:02 - Shane is binging Jane Austen movies
00:51:04 - Puckett is enjoying tarot cards and getting game ideas
00:51:56 - Rae is loving some comfort flicks

Zinemonth info can be found here: https://www.zinemonth.com/
Feb 17, 2022

We talk with designers Rae Nedjadi and David Miessler-Kubanek about their experiences with playtesting tabletop rpgs.

Dexposure & Metatopia https://www.dexposure.com/home.html

Sword Queen Games: https://temporalhiccup.itch.io/ Sword Queen

Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/swordqueengames

David MK: @AquaVertigo

Jan 24, 2022
Sherri, Lowell, and Shane talk about games

Show Notes:
00:00:57- Shane's Games Played and Spotlight - Night's Black Agents Solo Ops
00:11:00 - Sherri's Games Played and Spotlight - Trouble for Hire
00:23:01 - Lowell's Games Played and Spotlight - Tachyon Squadron
 
Second Segment
00:36:28 - 2022 Goals and Resolutions from the hosts

Giving Me Life
00:51:31 - Shane enjoyed The Sopranos
00:52:24 - Sherri is digging all... ALL of Poirot
00:53:42 - Lowell is loving The Grandmaster of Demonic Cultivation
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