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An inclusive actual play, ttrpg podcast about exploring new worlds, characters, and game systems through campaign, improvised story telling. Current campaign: "Empire's Edge" in the Star Wars rpg system by Fantasy Flight. Whatever the system, whether it's a miss or a hit, you always gotta respect the crit!

An inclusive actual play, ttrpg podcast about exploring new worlds, characters, and game systems through campaign, improvised story telling. Current campaign: "Empire's Edge" in the Star Wars rpg system by Fantasy Flight. Whatever the system, whether it's a miss or a hit, you always gotta respect the crit!

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United States

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An inclusive actual play, ttrpg podcast about exploring new worlds, characters, and game systems through campaign, improvised story telling. Current campaign: "Empire's Edge" in the Star Wars rpg system by Fantasy Flight. Whatever the system, whether it's a miss or a hit, you always gotta respect the crit!

Language:

English


Episodes

Empire's Edge - Ep. 34: Gold System Getaway Pt. 3

4/7/2021
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Duration:01:35:23

Empire's Edge - Ep. 33: Gold System Getaway Pt. 2

3/24/2021
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Duration:01:26:01

Empire's Edge - Ep. 32: Gold System Getaway Pt. 1

3/10/2021
The plan is in motion. Beegax, Elo, and the crew of The Way have done all they can to prepare for the ambitious take over of two sets of artillery. And with the sudden death of criminal Zalto the Hutt, they race against time in order to raise chaos amongst the factions in and around the planet Socorro, in order to escape the frontier system. Equal parts cunning, subterfuge, bravery, and luck are required to pull off their difficult scheme, balanced upon a razor thin margin for error. ...

Duration:00:58:27

Empire's Edge - Ep. 31: Momentum

2/24/2021
Zalto the Hutt is dead. His grip on Socorro severed, much to the elation of the criminal Triumvirate that governs the planet. But before his corpulent corpse can cool, the fearless fringers Elo and Beegax must enact the rest of their plan to throw Socorro into chaos in order to escape the system. Their troubles far from over, Beegax and Elo scramble to keep their element of surprise as The Empire’s shadow looms in its search for the surly dug slicer and his stolen Imperial intelligence. ...

Duration:00:56:34

Final Fantasy VII: Memories of Midgar - Ep. 03

2/10/2021
The final showdown! Artanis, Ruby, and Jewel must fight or flee to survive the Sector 3 slums. For more info and scheduling follow @RespectTheCrit Ruby Weapon - Ian Duncan @iduncs Jewel Stone - Jamie Lee-Bonés @jamielee.bones Artanis Rinn - Alex Herrera @aeherrera GM - Xavier Trudeau-Deschênes @xavierTD Additional game design - @DuffMD ❗️👾 Official Respect The Crit Discord 👾❗️ Whatever the system, whether it's a miss or a hit, you always gotta respect the crit! Original music...

Duration:01:27:16

Final Fantasy VII: Memories of Midgar - Ep. 02

1/27/2021
Headed into the destitute slums of Sector 3, Jewel, Artanis, and Ruby continue their search for clues on the whereabouts of a missing piece of Shinra tech. For more info and scheduling follow @RespectTheCrit Ruby Weapon - Ian Duncan @iduncs Jewel Stone - Jamie Lee-Bonés @jamielee.bones Artanis Rinn - Alex Herrera @aeherrera GM - Xavier Trudeau-Deschênes @xavierTD Additional game design - @DuffMD Whatever the system, whether it's a miss or a hit, you always gotta respect the...

Duration:01:17:21

Final Fantasy VII: Memories of Midgar - Ep. 01

1/13/2021
Mako energy makes the world go round! In the city of Midgar, the most technologically advanced city in the world, those who live above on its suspended plates thrive and prosper, while those who live below struggle to survive. Join Jewel, Artanis, and Ruby in a Final Fantasy VII story about life "under the rotting pizza". For more info and scheduling follow @RespectTheCrit Ruby Weapon - Ian Duncan @iduncs Jewel Stone - Jamie Lee-Bonés @jamielee.bones Artanis Rinn - Alex Herrera...

Duration:01:28:58

Empire's Edge - Ep. 30: A Star Wars Holiday Special

12/30/2020
Put on your Jawa jammies and snuggle into your Tauntauns, it's a Respect The Crit Star Wars Holiday Special! For more info and scheduling follow @RespectTheCrit Host & GM - Ian Duncan @iduncs Elo - Jamie Lee-Bonés @jamielee.bones Beegax Botano - Alex Herrera @aeherrera Whatever the system, whether it's a miss or a hit, you always gotta respect the crit! Original music provided with license or permissions by: "Solo Fan Made" & "Battle on Crait" - Luis Humanoide "Main Theme Xmas...

Duration:02:01:45

Empire's Edge - Ep. 29: All In

12/16/2020
The cards are dealt, all bets are off, and the crew of The Way have made a plan to deal with not only their blackmail blues, but the criminal leaders on the dusty frontier of Socorro. Elo and Beegax once again head to the unfinished casino of Zalto the Hutt to enact the first step of their clever but dangerous ploy. Will they manage to play both sides and beat the House? Or Will their numbers come up 86? The stakes and the aces have never been higher, and when the chips are down the...

Duration:00:57:08

Empire's Edge - Ep. 28: Best Laid Plans

12/2/2020
Once again the fringers Elo and Beegax made a climatic escape from Socorro’s walled city. Only this time they have joined with Bothan spy, Gir Tu'Tey, the elusive son of Elo’s former master. With their search for Gir finally over, Beegax and Elo can now focus on escaping Socorro alive. Extorted by the Triumvirate, in deep with Zalto the Hutt, hounded by Imperials, and still pursued by assailants, the fringers mouths have talked them into corners their feet might have trouble walking out...

Duration:01:01:41

Empire's Edge - Ep. 27: Walled City Wrangle

11/18/2020
Outer Rim fringers, Elo and Beegax, have once again traveled to the walled city of Cjallysce'i in hopes of finding the son of Elo’s former Bothan master. Trying to keep their movements untracked, they journeyed through underground volcanic tunnels to reach their destination in secret. But after finding their mark within a discreet safe house, the fringers were ambushed by an unknown IG assassin unit and Beegax was shot by blaster bolt. Who is hunting our hapless heroes? Will they make it...

Duration:00:45:00

Empire's Edge - Ep. 26: Reunion

11/4/2020
After an exhaustive search, Elo and Beegax have finally found the son of Elo’s former master, a Bothan spy named Gir Tu'Tey, hiding out in the isolated city of Cjallysce'i. Spending time and resources to track him down has embroiled the fringers in several criminal enterprises and deals have been made with all types of unsavory citizens of Socorro. Can this reunion bring the closure Elo is looking for? What other agreements will our fringers make or break just to survive? Life and...

Duration:01:01:57

Empire's Edge - Ep. 25: Below the Surface

10/21/2020
After a harrowing battle with Socorran fauna, Beegax and Elo continue their journey to the walled city of Cjaalysce'i via a network of tunnels below the surface of the planet. However, human crew for hire, Verse, is less than thrilled about the fringers plans to help a Hutt fool the local crime lords and instigate an open conflict between Socorro and the Hutt homeworld. But will her objections endanger Elo and Beegax’s plans? Will they be forced to hide another body? Survival and...

Duration:00:55:38

Empire's Edge - Ep. 24: Tension in the Tunnels

10/7/2020
Back on Socorro, The fringers, Beegax and Elo have struck a deal with the off world gangster, Zalto the Hutt. In exchange for faking the Hutt’s death, giving him an excuse to go to war with the local Socorran crime lords, Elo and Beegax have been given access to secret, underground tunnels running form the Hutt casino under the walled city, Cjallysce'i. Once again traversing below the surface of the planet, our fringers tread cautiously into the darkest depths, in hopes of finding Elo’s...

Duration:01:01:06

Empire's Edge - Ep. 23: To Kill a Hutt

9/23/2020
On the return trip couriering from the Imperial base on Scarif, the crew of The Way panicked after plowing into a pod of pesky purrgils, knocking their ship out of light speed. Elo believed they were on the verge of understanding their strange glitches and once again recruited Beegax’s help to slice into they’re own mind. However the delve into the droid’s depths went much deeper than they expected, pulling Beegax and Elo into a strange miasma. Pushing for answers Elo found themselves on...

Duration:00:58:14

Empire's Edge - Ep. 22: Depths of a Droid

9/9/2020
CONTENT WARNING: dismemberment, loud W.A.P. in the episode tag Heading back to the planet Socorro, Elo interfaced with their ship, The Way, in an attempt to scan for pirate threats when entering the system. But Elo was unexpectedly drawn into some mysterious part of their program, and found themselves on the surface of Dathomir, a remote world shrouded in mystery. Before Elo could investigate the cause of this strange glitch, the crew was ejected out of light speed after almost colliding...

Duration:01:09:17

Empire's Edge - Ep. 21: Strange Fog

8/26/2020
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Duration:01:10:24

Empire's Edge - Ep. 20: Factions

8/12/2020
Against Beegax’s own advice, the fringers have taken a job for Zalto the Hutt, who has hired them to make an exchange on the Imperial outpost of Scarif. Now they are caught in the middle of a dangerous power struggle between the corpulent criminal and the machiavellian malefactors of Socorro. On which side will their loyalties fall, who is worth more to betray, and will they be able to come away unscathed or be buried among the shallow graves of those that stood against these crime lords of...

Duration:00:47:54

Empire's Edge - Ep. 19: Relax, Beegax!

7/29/2020
Beegax and Elo have accepted a job from gregarious gangster, Zalto the Hutt. Transporting cargo and materials between the Outer Rim world of Socorro, and the Imperial occupied paradise of Scarif. In exchange they learned of a Bothan residing behind the clandestine walls of Cjaalysce'i, identified as Sno Ba’all. A possible lead in their search for the Bothan Spy Gir Tu’Tey. But Elo and Beegax are caught between sides, pressured to assassinate Zalto for the crime lords of Socorro, or to...

Duration:01:14:24

Empire's Edge - Ep. 18: High Rise Hutt

7/15/2020
While avoiding the Empire presence on Socorro, Elo and Beegax took the opportunity to re-equip and rearm themselves, and came away with a rare Jedi weapon from a less than reputable source. After recouping their losses, the fringers make their way to the extravagant casino at the edge of the city, its construction rising to rival the towers of Soco-Jaal spaceport. It is there they are to meet Zalto the Hutt, a notorious gangster and target of an assassination plot engineered by the crime...

Duration:01:09:55