Monthly Archives: June 2015

Critical Role: Communal Storytelling with Professional Voice Actors

Genre: Fantasy RPG Synopsis: A group of professional voice actors play Dungeons and Dragons, beginning with a journey to the Underdark to track down a missing paladin. Advertisements

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Mad Max: Fury Road, and the Melding of Action and Character Work

Mad Max: Fury Road Genre: Post-apocalyptic/Action Synopsis: Mad Max is a wanderer through a post-apocalyptic wasteland, when he’s captured by War Boys of Immortan Joe, a powerful and tyrannical warlord. He becomes unwittingly embroiled in an escape attempt consisting of … Continue reading

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Roundup: Titansgrave, Death Parade, and Outlander

Titansgrave: The Ashes of Valkana Genre: Sci-fi fantasy RPG web series Synopsis: A party of adventurers take on Wil Wheaton’s created universe in an RPG, with him as the game master. In a world still defined by a cataclysmic event … Continue reading

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Uprooted: Skillfully Crafted YA Fantasy, Building on Itself to Reach Poignant Character Moments

Genre: YA fantasy (it becomes too epic for me to classify it as a fairy tale retelling, which tend to be more contained in scope). Synopsis: Agnieszka lives in a village on the edge of a dark magical Wood, where … Continue reading

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