MUP 120 - Monster Bash 2 - Mythos Bugaloos


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Post Mon Apr 10, 2017 12:50 am

MUP 120 - Monster Bash 2 - Mythos Bugaloos

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In episode 120, Murf, Jon, Chad and Dan continue the Monster Bash Bestiary concept. Chad and Dan bring their picks to the table, and we think of ways to take unwieldy monsters to a game with gusto! This episode was recorded on April 3rd, 2017


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Campus Crier
Quick correction: The Legacy of Arrius Lurco was never a Chaosium property. It was a campaign from Miskatonic River Press. Murf apologizes.

This episode is sponsored by Feed the Shoggoth!
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-Completed Mythos Kickstarters-

Elder Dice - Cthulhu Mythos themed dice for tabletop gamers

$261,885 pledged of $27,000 goal
4,751 backers

Cold Warning - A Call of Cthulhu 7th Edition Adventure

A 1920's Call of Cthulhu 7th edition scenario by Golden Age master Scott David Aniolowski set at a remote Maine hunting lodge.

$21,425 pledged of $7,000 goal
706 backers



Do It With A Deep One

Sandy Petersen demonstrates we'll buy anything he wants to sell us. Even a rock.

$2,339 pledged of $25 goal
131 backers



-Ongoing Campaigns-
Call of Cthulhu Metal Dice Set by Q-workshop & Chaosium

Now with all of the additional monster-themed dice sets added. So now $69 gets you 5 sets of dice, or $13.80 per set!

$120,875 pledged of $50,000 goal
1,349 backers
Ends Sat, April 15 2017

Rise of the Elders: A Cthulhu World

A Cthulhu's theme based Tabletop Game with RPG, Modular Board and a rich Storytelling for 1-4 Players

$506 pledged of $181,542 goal
5 backers
Tue, April 25 2017


The Unspeakable - new Lovecraftian RPG

New publisher Make Believe Games, founded by Mark Rein-Hagen, is partnering with Cubicle 7 Entertainment to produce The Unspeakable, an RPG inspired by the work of H.P. Lovecraft and August Derleth, expected later this year.

The first book for the new game, Sigil & Sign, will introduce the game setting, core rules, and themes. The project is planned to be funded through a Kickstarter campaign in April.

Dark Times Fanzine

“Many thanks for putting out the word about the demise of Protodimension. Myself and a couple of mates are now working on a new free publication that will cover similar ground, called simply The Dark Times Fanzine. We are always open for fan-created material for Call of Cthulhu, Delta Green and other horror games besides. Interested parties can look us up on the various social media platforms or email here: darktimesfanzineATgmailDOTcom

These are the games that will be covered over the run of the 'zine. Not necessarily per issue.
  • Atlas Games (Feng Shui 1&2, Over The Edge, Unknown Armies all editions)
  • Cakebread & Walton (Dark Streets, Clockwork & Cthulhu)
  • Chaosium (Call of Cthulhu all editions)
  • Delta Green (all editions)
  • Eden Studios (All Flesh Must Be Eaten, Army of Darkness, Conspiracy X, Witchcraft)
  • Little Fears & Little Fears Nightmare Edition
  • Pelgrane Press (Esoterrorists, Fear Itself, Night's Black Agents, Trail of Cthulhu)
  • Popcorn Press (D6xD6 RPG, D13 RPG, Wolfman's Curse card game)


Masks of Nyarlathotep Companion for Call of Cthulhu
Proofs have been spotted in the wild. 700 + pages of things and stuff.

1d4Con 2017
Is schedule for May 5-7, 2017.
The HPL Statue project is still in progress.
The Lovecraft Arts & Sciences Council is planning an event at the Providence Athenaeum, one of the author's favorite places in the city.

http://www.providencejournal.com/entertainmentlife/20170309/lovecraft-fans-raising-money-for-providence-statue

https://www.generosity.com/community-fundraising/the-lovecraft-providence-statue-project

https://store.hplhs.org/collections/frontpage/products/hplhs-raffle-ticket



Jon briefly talks about Gary Con-

Jon got to game with a couple of his favorite comic creators, including Bill Willingham.



Listener Feedback!-

We got a couple of messages via Speakpipe from Joseph Outram in NZ! He is expressing his frustrations regarding the Horrors of War: A Covenant With Death Kickstarter.
We reached out to Adam Scott Glancy for updates or response, but he hasn't gotten back to us by the time of release.
Also a note that Joseph sent in two voicemails where he clarifies his thoughts. The one played in the show is an edit of them both together for clarity.



Topic - Least Favored Monster

least favored monster

Dan -- Star Spawn

Chad -- Tzulcha

Things mentioned in the discussions-

Sigmund and the Sea Monsters

RPPR Actual Play scenario U-Boote Heraus
Keeper Dan of the Miskatonic University Podcast
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Post Tue Apr 11, 2017 11:08 pm

Re: MUP 120 - Monster Bash 2 - Mythos Bugaloos

Got to see Keeper Jon working the Goodman booth and running his game at Gary Con. What a great show with lots of Call of Cthulhu and Old School gaming!
That’s what you young chaps have got to remember – when you run, run, full speed, with never a thought for anything else; don’t look or listen or dither even for an instant; let terror have his way, for he’s the best friend you’ve got- Harry Flashman
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Post Wed Apr 12, 2017 3:39 pm

Re: MUP 120 - Monster Bash 2 - Mythos Bugaloos

toddwo wrote:Got to see Keeper Jon working the Goodman booth and running his game at Gary Con. What a great show with lots of Call of Cthulhu and Old School gaming!


Gary Con was awesome as usual. So cool to hang out with Jon for a couple days!
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Post Thu Apr 20, 2017 6:31 pm

Re: MUP 120 - Monster Bash 2 - Mythos Bugaloos

Another big thanks to you guys for mentioning Dark Times - our signal always needs a boost 8-)

The current list of systems we can cover is still growing:

Atlas Games - Feng Shui 1&2, Over The Edge, Unknown Armies all editions
Atramentis Games - Nightmares of the Dead Dreamers
Cakebread & Walton - Dark Streets, Clockwork & Cthulhu
Chaosium - Call of Cthulhu all editions
Delta Green all editions
Eden Studios - All Flesh Must Be Eaten, Army of Darkness, Conspiracy X, Witchcraft
Just Crunch - The Cthulhu Hack
Little Fears & Little Fears Nightmare Edition
Modiphius Games - Achtung! Cthulhu
Pelgrane Press - GUMSHOE system (Esoterrorists, Fear Itself, Night's Black Agents, Trail of Cthulhu)
Popcorn Press - D6xD6 RPG, D13 RPG, Wolfman's Curse card game
Purple Duck Games - 4Saken
Sine Nomine Publishing - Silent Legions
Lee Williams.
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The Dark Times Fanzine
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