Pulp Gamer Out of Character #97 – It’s Perkarific!!


First off I want to say I really like the theme music for Out of Character.  I apologize that I have forgotten who does it, either Al Roker or J.D. Meek?, but it is great. Now to episode 97 - Heroes & villains The episode was built around the release of Jess Hartley's newest supplement [...]

Pulp Gamer Out of Character 96 – Gift Giving


I'm trying to catch up on my listening and posting.  Next up - PGOoC 96. With the Christmas season approaching, the Pulpsters tackle giving games as gifts.  Tis a fun and relatively short OoC this time so let's get to it. The gang goes over several criteria for giving games not the least of which [...]

Fiasco is here.


Jason Morningstar's newest game, Fiasco, is available as a pdf at Indie Press Revolution.  Here's the blurb. It seemed like such a good idea at the time. Fiasco is a GM-less game for 3-5 players, designed to be played in a few hours with six-sided dice and no preparation. During a game you will engineer [...]

Pulp Gamer Out of Character #95 – Impact


Here's some feedback on PGOoC95 - Impact!!!! You mentioned more about this semi-secret project.  You implied or suggested that it is some sort of print or blog type thing.  What is it exactly?  When can you tell us? Jason talked a bit about Prime Time Adventures.  What a great game!  You really should do a [...]

The Spiel #91 – Annual Gift Suggestions


The Spiel posted their annual gift guide in episode 91. As usual it was extensive and fun. They do their list differently from most everyone else. Their categories are based on a person's interest. For example they list games for people who like science fiction or animals. Very cool idea. Of the games listed these [...]

Apocalypse Prevention, Inc. – Read Through Review


This is the first of what I'm calling 'Read Through Reviews'.  These are reviews of games that, for some reason, I haven't played yet.   At some point I may get around to them but I want to get some first impressions on them down.  First up Apocalypse Prevention, Inc. from Third Eye Games.   The designer [...]