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Episode 365 – Legend of the Five Characters


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Fear The Boot

Fear the Boot

St. Louis, Missouri

Description: Fear the Boot is an irreverent, roundtable discussion of tabletop roleplaying games. In this weekly show we debate game-related issues, offer advice for improving your game, and poke fun at the hobby

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Episode 365 – Legend of the Five Characters

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* (0:37) The surprising efficacy of ThunderShirts.

* (1:58) Fear the Con 8’s Kickstarter is still up and running.

* (4:01) A remote-play Battletech game using MapTool, TokenTool, Hexographer, HeavyMetal, and some assets from MegaMek.

* (12:24) The five werewolves.

* (16:54) Our first Gen Con. Then our second Gen Con, where we formed a werewolf tribe.

* (22:12) Why the favorite of the five might be the worst choice to play. Submitting to the GMs ideas.

* (43:54) Dan uses a sports metaphor to explain Werewolf.

Hosts: Chad, Dan, John, Julia

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Fear the Con 8

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Fear the Con 8's Kickstarter (https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1336450195/fear-the-con-8)...

Episode 364 – superheroes and schedules

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* (1:29) Need to kill a bug or a baby?  Grab Sojourn 2 (http://www.amazon.com/Sojourn-Anthology-Speculative-Fiction-Volume/dp/0991487737)!

* (5:35) Getting superheroes right.

* (8:36) The kinds of superheroes.

* (12:10) Not designing the character around the powers...

Bonus Episode 58 – giant American

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DISCLAIMER: While profanities were censored from this episode, the subject matter is still a bit more crass than what Fear the Boot normally covers.  Personal discretion is advised.

* (0:52) Julia takes on belching and tampons.

* (5:04) Julia takes on Japanese tights...

Episode 363 – collaboration vs discovery

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* (0:29) The episode's line-up.

* (2:10) Wayne runs Silent Memories (http://www.morningskye.com/silent-memories.html) for Chad, which leads to a discussion about Jenga, cats playing Jenga (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eZygpaAJjCA), Pandorum (http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1188729/), and furry porn...

Episode 362 – sudden conflict

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* (1:48) Chris' comedy series, Gamers Behaving Badly (http://www.tabletalesseries.com/).  (It can also be found on YouTube (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCzFJ4bV1QHCWgHdrtraJLJw).)

* (6:19) Chris finds himself in unexpected conflict when another player pulls out a surprise...

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