Friday, January 19, 2018

Episode 36 - Damage and Health

We're continuing to talk about topics from the rules primer. This time we're digging into the damage and health systems for Invisible Sun.



Incantations Show Notes

Revelations of the Black Cube

How does damage and health work in Invisible Sun? We're going to talk about that this episode.
  • Preorder Invisible Sun now! -- (link)


About Incantations

We can be contacted via email at incantationspodcast@gmail.com.

You can also get in touch with us on the Invisible Sun G+ community.

Music in the episode was drawn from the song "Beyond" by Wes Otis and Plate Mail Games. It is available at DriveThruRPG.

Invisible Sun is the intellectual property of Monte Cook Games.
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Friday, January 5, 2018

Episode 35 - Challenges

The Invisible Sun rules primer is out in the wild! We're giving it a brief overview and then we're diving straight into how challenges are handled in the game.



Incantations Show Notes

Revelations of the Black Cube

We're going to dig into the challenge and venture system of Invisible Sun this time. Give it a listen as we wrap our heads around this portion of the game.
  • Preorder Invisible Sun now! -- (link)


About Incantations

We can be contacted via email at incantationspodcast@gmail.com.

You can also get in touch with us on the Invisible Sun G+ community.

Music in the episode was drawn from the song "Beyond" by Wes Otis and Plate Mail Games. It is available at DriveThruRPG.

Invisible Sun is the intellectual property of Monte Cook Games.
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Friday, December 22, 2017

Episode 34 - Ptolus and the GenCon Character Creation Seminar

We've got guests again! Dani Neary and Brandon Ording join the show to talk about Ptolus and their experience with the GenCon character creation session.



Incantations Show Notes

A Distant Light Pierces the Mist

Dani and Dave chat Brandon up about Ptolus, Monte Cook's massive setting that was published by Malhavoc Press. There are a lot of similarities between Monte's two settings that Brandon has noticed having run a campaign in the former for over ten years.
  • Ptolus: Monte Cook's City by the Spire on DriveThruRPG -- (link)

The Vislae Tourist Bureau

We take a quick trip back to GenCon to talk to Dani and Brandon about running the character creation session.

About Incantations

We can be contacted via email at incantationspodcast@gmail.com.

You can also get in touch with us on the Invisible Sun G+ community.

Music in the episode was drawn from the song "Beyond" by Wes Otis and Plate Mail Games. It is available at DriveThruRPG.

Invisible Sun is the intellectual property of Monte Cook Games.
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Friday, December 8, 2017

Episode 33 - Invisible Sun with Darcy Ross

Snail aficionado, and amazing person/GM/Community Manager, Darcy Ross talks with us today about A Woman with Hollow Eyes, the Invisible Sun actual play Kickstarter she and the One Shot Podcast are running.



Incantations Show Notes

A Woman with Hollow Eyes

Check out the ONE SHOT Kickstarter for an Invisible Sun actual play led by Darcy Ross!

About Incantations

We can be contacted via email at incantationspodcast@gmail.com.

You can also get in touch with us on the Invisible Sun G+ community.

Music in the episode was drawn from the song "Beyond" by Wes Otis and Plate Mail Games. It is available at DriveThruRPG.

Invisible Sun is the intellectual property of Monte Cook Games.
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Friday, November 24, 2017

Episode 32 - Developing Fronts

Come along, let's finish walking the Path of Suns. We're going to take a stroll along the Nightside this time. Then we'll be talking about how to use campaign fronts from Dungeon World in our Invisible Sun campaigns.



Incantations Show Notes

A Woman with Hollow Eyes

Check out the ONE SHOT Kickstarter for an Invisible Sun actual play led by Darcy Ross!

One Man in His Time Plays Many Parts

A Distant Light Pierces the Mist

We're following up on campaign fronts in this discussion. We'll be digging into building fronts that Scott will be using for his second season of his Invisible Sun play test.

About Incantations

We can be contacted via email at incantationspodcast@gmail.com.

You can also get in touch with us on the Invisible Sun G+ community.

Music in the episode was drawn from the song "Beyond" by Wes Otis and Plate Mail Games. It is available at DriveThruRPG.

Invisible Sun is the intellectual property of Monte Cook Games.
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Friday, November 10, 2017

Episode 31 - The Nightside and Campaign Fronts

Come along, let's finish walking the Path of Suns. We're going to take a stroll along the Nightside this time. Then we'll be talking about how to use campaign fronts from Dungeon World in our Invisible Sun campaigns.



Incantations Show Notes

The Careful Gaze of the Gregori

We’re talking about every single nightside of the suns!
  • The Nightside Path and the Gold Sun -- (link)
  • Nightside of the Red Sun -- (link)
  • Nightside of the Pale Sun -- (link)
  • Nightside of the Grey Sun and Shadows -- (link)
  • Nightside of the Indigo Sun and Secret Souls -- (link)
  • Nightside of the Blue Sun, Stats, and a Token of Appreciation -- (link)
  • Nightside of the Green Sun and Elderbrin -- (link)
  • Nightside of the Silver Sun and Advanced Modules -- (link)
  • A New Goal, and the Order of Goetics -- (link)
  • The Dark -- (link)

A Distant Light Pierces the Mist

In this segment we discuss how to draw from the concept of “fronts” in the Dungeon World RPG to facilitate preparation for an improvisational campaign.

About Incantations

We can be contacted via email at incantationspodcast@gmail.com.

You can also get in touch with us on the Invisible Sun G+ community.

Music in the episode was drawn from the song "Beyond" by Wes Otis and Plate Mail Games. It is available at DriveThruRPG.

Invisible Sun is the intellectual property of Monte Cook Games.
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Friday, October 27, 2017

Episode 30 - Demons and Cronos

It's Halloween again! We're going to talk about Guillermo Del Toro's Cronos. Before that, however, we're also going to dig into demons just a bit more. Let's go!



Incantations Show Notes

The Careful Gaze of the Gregori

Demons! Demons are great and I love them. Let's talk about demons and how you might be using them in Invisible Sun.
  • The Red Sun -- (link)
  • Nightside of the Red Sun -- (link)
  • The Dark -- (link)
  • A New Goal, and the Order of Goetics -- (link)

A Distant Light Pierces the Mist

Guillermo Del Toro is a pretty nifty director and he's done some really great stuff over the years. We're going all the way back to the start of things to talk about Cronos and what you might be able to pull from it for a surreal RPG.

About Incantations

We can be contacted via email at incantationspodcast@gmail.com.
  • Invisible Sun Seminar Gencon 2017 -- (link)

You can also get in touch with us on the Invisible Sun G+ community.

Music in the episode was drawn from the song "Beyond" by Wes Otis and Plate Mail Games. It is available at DriveThruRPG.

Invisible Sun is the intellectual property of Monte Cook Games.
Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | RSS