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February 13, 2019

#35 Sci-Fi Games with Ed Jowett

This week, Morrus and Peter are joined by Ed Jowett of Shades of Vengeance to talk about science fiction roleplaying! The guys talk about Era: The Consortium, NEW, Paranoia, Traveller, Eclipse Phase, Star Trek, and others along with what makes sci-fi roleplaying different. In the news, information on the Relics & Rarities premier, Kickstarter’s ZineQuest promotion is in full swing, new miniatures from WizKids for Pathfinder and Dungeons & Dragons, hints about the new D&D book, and more! Plus Our Favorite Game in All the World, a new listener-submitted sketch, and a new review!


Ed Jowett

Shades of Vengeance

Era: The Consortium


What’s Caught Our Eye

Crafting Better Puzzles for RPGs

The “Spirit Of” Dice Series Kickstarter

Cats & Cats Kickstarter



Relics & Rarities

ZineQuest Kickstarter Promotion

D&D Beyond Statistics Part 1

D&D Beyond Statistics Part 2

News Digest (WizKids Minis, Talisman New Edition, D&D on Fox News)!


New Star Trek Adventures Books

WOIN W4: Spirits of Manhattan (PDF)

WOIN W4: Spirits of Manhattan (Physical)

Upcoming Nautical D&D Book!

Abuse Allegations Against Zak S aka Zak Smith aka Zak Sabbath

Since recording, a second statement was made by another ex-partner of Zak’s documenting allegations of abuse (WARNING: This is a very detailed account of physical, emotional, and sexual abuse):



Carbon 2185

Awaken: The Liborian Saga

Dark Naga – Haunting of Hastur

The Tome of Magical Mystery


Sci-Fi Games

Era: The Consortium (Amazon)

Era: The Consortium (Drive Thru)

N.E.W. (Amazon)

N.E.W. (Drive Thru)


FASA Star Trek

Eclipse Phase



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