Scary on the Choo-Choo 24: A Grave Situation

The party heads to a graveyard to finally get a hold of the ritual they need to save the world.

GM: Megan
Players: Aser, Eli, Phil, and Zack
System: Call of Cthulhu 7e

Music by Kevin MacLeod, “Alchemist’s Tower”(incompetech.com)
Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License
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Scary on the Choo-Choo 23: Back in Constantinople

The team arrives in Constantinople and is put on the case of a missing child even as they try to find out more about how to destroy the Simulacrum.

GM: Megan
Players: Aser, Phil, and Zack
System: Call of Cthulhu 7e

Music by Kevin MacLeod, “Alchemist’s Tower”(incompetech.com)
Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License
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June Schedule

Here is our schedule for the month of June

June 3, 2018Scary on the Choo-Choo 23: Now it’s Constantinople
The team arrives in Constantinople and is put on the case of a missing child even as they try to find out more about how to destroy the Simulacrum.

June 10, 2018Scary on the Choo-Choo 24: A Grave Situation
The party heads to a graveyard to finally get a hold of the ritual they need to save the world.

June 17, 2018Scary on the Choo-Choo 25: Unflappable
Captured by the Brotherhood, the party needs to escape to get back to the Orient Express one more time.

June 24, 2018Friends Like These 4: The Ghosts Did It
After a mysterious attack on a prisoner in his custody, Marshall Pritchard has to look to his supernatural allies for help.

The Amber Clave Episode 1

A newly formed knot of the Amber Clave are sent on a mission under the sea. But first they must find a way to get there.

GM: Megan
Players: Aser, Landan, and Shaunna

If you want to hear the latest news about the show and keep up with what’s going on in the world of Numenera, check us out on Twitter @amberclave or go to our website.

Outro Music by Kevin MacLeod, “Ossuary 2 – Turn.” (incompetech.com)
Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License
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Forthright Open Roleplay: Home of Lost Hope pt 2

We try the new game system Forthright in a special episode GM-ed by the game designer, Bryan Shipp. The investigators travel further into the house in order to discover a way out. Unfortunately, things only get stranger and deadlier as they proceed.

This game module, Home of Lost Hope, is available now on DriveThruRPG! The game system is also available, and we highly recommend checking it out!

GM: Bryan
Players: Aser, Jonn, Megan, Mike D.
System: Forthright Open Roleplay

We’ve launched a new podcast! The Amber Clave is our new show that will release biweekly and be 100% Numenera! Join Megan, Aser, Landan, and Shaunna as we venture back into the Ninth World.

Intro & Outro Music:
Port_City_Music_-_29_-_Night_Terrors from ‘Silber Sounds of Halloween’
Freemusicarchive.org

Forthright Open Roleplay: Home of Lost Hope pt 1

We try the new game system Forthright in a special episode GM-ed by the game designer, Bryan Shipp. When a team of investigators discovers that the person they’ve been sent to rescue was last seen entering a home from which no one returns they make the logical choice and break in to rescue him.

This game module, Home of Lost Hope will be released this week on DriveThruRPG! The game system is already available, and we highly recommend checking it out!

GM: Bryan
Players: Aser, Jonn, Megan, Mike D.
System: Forthright Open Roleplay

We’ve launched a new podcast! The Amber Clave is our new show that will release biweekly and be 100% Numenera! Join Megan, Aser, Landan, and Shaunna as we venture back into the Ninth World.

Intro & Outro Music:
Port_City_Music_-_29_-_Night_Terrors from ‘Silber Sounds of Halloween’
Freemusicarchive.org

Interview with John Marvin and Ash Law about The Overworld and Beyond

We sit down with John Marvin and Ash Law from Dread Unicorn Games to talk about their current Kickstarter project, The Overworld and Beyond. It includes two planar adventures, adventure hooks, a bestiary and more for 13th Age. 

You can find The Overworld and Beyond on Kickstarter until May 31, 2018. You can find more information on the Dread Unicorn Games website or on twitter!

Outro Music:
Port_City_Music_-_29_-_Night_Terrors from ‘Silber Sounds of Halloween’
Freemusicarchive.org


Curse of the Masked Jackal 10: A Curious Relation

A former enemy has joined the party of adventurers, while a former friend has turned rotten.

GM: Patrick
Players: Aser, Landan, Jonn, Megan.
System: 7th Sea 1e

We’ve launched a new podcast! The Amber Clave is our new show that will release biweekly and be 100% Numenera! Join Megan, Aser, Landan, and Shaunna as we venture back into the Ninth World.

Music by Kevin MacLeod, “Intended Force.” and “Ossuary 2 – Turn” (incompetech.com)
Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License
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Three’s Company – A Review of Braille Dice

When we started The Redacted Files and the idea that I would become a regular player in a variety of games including Call of Cthulhu, D20 Modern and Numenera first started to materialize, a big question in my mind was how I would be able to roll dice. From listening to other actual play podcasts wrestle with large dice pool games, I’d heard about dice roller apps, and figured that would be the natural, and exclusive, tool I would be using if I wanted that function to stay in my hands. But that was way back in the Naïve days of 2014, when people were still figuring out a lot of what makes gaming as vibrant and dynamic as it is today: including the wonders of 3D printing.

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May Schedule

Here is our schedule for the month of May.

May 6, 2018Curse of the Masked Jackal 10: A Curious Relation
A former enemy has joined the party of adventurers, while a former friend has turned rotten.

May 13, 2018Forthright Open Roleplay: Home of Lost Hope pt 1
We try the new game system Forthright in a special episode GM-ed by the game designer, Bryan Shipp. When a team of investigators discovers that the person they’ve been sent to rescue was last seen entering a home from which no one returns they make the logical choice and break in to rescue him.

May 20, 2018 – Forthright Open Roleplay: Home of Lost Hope pt 2
After realizing that the house they have entered is trying to kill them at every turn, the investigators believe that things couldn’t get any worse. They get worse.

May 27, 2018 – Scary on the Choo-Choo 23: Now it’s Constantinople
The team arrives in Constantinople and is put on the case of a missing child even as they try to find out more about how to destroy the Simulacrum.