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Join Amelia and Ryan on a journey to create characters in many different role playing game systems with guests from across the industry.

Join Amelia and Ryan on a journey to create characters in many different role playing game systems with guests from across the industry.
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Join Amelia and Ryan on a journey to create characters in many different role playing game systems with guests from across the industry.

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English


Episodes

Character Creation Spotlight - CAPERS Covert with Craig Campbell

9/19/2019
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Welcome to a bonus Spotlight episode where we interview Craig Campbell from Nerdburger Games to discuss his latest kickstarter, CAPERS Covert, a supplement for CAPERS that adds some great super spy action to the CAPERS system. Leave us reviews in any, or all, of these places: Character Creation Cast on Apple Podcasts (The best place to leave reviews for us) https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/character-creation-cast/id1363822066?mt=2&ls=1Character Creation Cast on...

Duration:00:30:42

Series 20.3 - Heart with Grant Howitt and Chris Taylor [Designers] (Discussion)

9/16/2019
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In the final episode of series 20, and we welcome back Grant Howitt and Chris Taylor, designers of Heart, to talk about the character creation process, their hopes for the game, and the reasons behind the design choices they made. Amelia also gets to talk about jello and sand again. Leave us reviews in any, or all, of these places: Character Creation Cast on Apple Podcasts (The best place to leave reviews for...

Duration:01:33:10

Series 20.2 - Heart with Grant Howitt and Chris Taylor [Designers] (Creation Continued)

9/9/2019
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This is the second episode of series 20, and we welcome back Grant Howitt and Chris Taylor, designers of the game we are creating characters for today, Heart! Things get a little weird, but not too horrible, as we figure out what sort of people live for adventure down in this mysterious and horrifying setting. Leave us reviews in any, or all, of these places: Character Creation Cast on Apple Podcasts (The best place to leave reviews for us): Character Creation Cast on...

Duration:00:47:14

Series 20.1 - Heart with Grant Howitt and Chris Taylor [Designers] (Creation)

9/2/2019
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Welcome to the first part of series 20, everyone! Today we have Grant Howitt and Chris Taylor on to discuss their latest game, Heart, which will be kickstarting soon! This game combines the setting and mechanics of Spire with some good old fashioned dungeon crawling, mixed with some truly horrifying implications, so hold onto your hats and get ready for a really interesting series! Leave us reviews in any, or all, of these places: Character Creation Cast on Apple Podcasts (The best place...

Duration:00:48:26

GenCon 2019 Recap

8/26/2019
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On today’s episode, Amelia and Ryan recap their experience at GenCon as well as reveal some details for our current contest! Leave us reviews in any, or all, of these places: Character Creation Cast on Apple Podcasts (The best place to leave reviews for us): Character Creation Cast on Podchaser: Character Creation Cast on Stitcher Character Creation Cast on Facebook Music: Our Podcast: Character Creation Cast: Amelia Antrim: Ryan Boelter: Our Website: Our Network: Network...

Duration:01:26:10

Series 19.3 - InSpectres with Chris Foster [Play/Test]

8/19/2019
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In the third part of our small games series, Amelia and Ryan are again joined by Chris Foster of the Play/Test podcast to talk about InSpectres, a game about a ghost hunting start up. Leave us reviews in any, or all, of these places: Guests and Projects: Chris Foster @Eyolo Play/Test Podcast @playtestpod Timestamps: 00:00:00 - Announcements 00:04:37 - Introductions 00:07:50 - What’s in a game? 00:11:18 - Let’s make some people! 00:13:16 - Naming the characters 00:15:01 - John...

Duration:01:10:50

Character Creation Spotlight - Fiasco with Jason Morningstar

8/16/2019
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On this special bonus episode, Amelia sits down with game designer Jason Morningstar of Bully Pulpit Games to talk about the new edition of Fiasco, a game about criminal plans gone terribly wrong. Leave us reviews in any, or all, of these places: Character Creation Cast on Apple Podcasts (The best place to leave reviews for us): Character Creation Cast on Podchaser: Character Creation Cast on Stitcher Character Creation Cast on Facebook Guest: Jason Morningstar Bully Pulpit...

Duration:00:27:59

Series 19.2 - One Last Job with Chris Foster [Play/Test]

8/12/2019
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On today’s episode, we’re continuing our small games series with Chris Foster, covering character creation for One Last Job, created by former guest of the show, Grant Howitt. Leave us reviews in any, or all, of these places: Character Creation Cast on Apple Podcasts (The best place to leave reviews for us): Character Creation Cast on Podchaser: Character Creation Cast on Stitcher Character Creation Cast on Facebook Guests and Projects: Chris Foster @Eyolo Play/Test Podcast...

Duration:02:19:19

Series 19.1 - Love and Justice with Chris Foster [Play/Test]

8/6/2019
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On today’s episode, series 19 begins with our first small game, Love and Justice by Senda Linaugh, gets a full series crammed into one episode with guest Chris Foster from the Play/Test podcast! Welcome to the first of three small games we’ll be covering this series! Leave us reviews in any, or all, of these places: Character Creation Cast on Apple Podcasts (The best place to leave reviews for us): Character Creation Cast on Podchaser: Character Creation Cast on Stitcher Character...

Duration:01:23:55

Our GenCon 2019 Schedule

7/29/2019
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This week is a week off for us as we prepare for GenCon, but if you’d like a reminder of what our schedule is, look no further! Announcements: GenCon Twitter Thread Character Creation Cast Panel Quiztem Mastery Brewing Strife (Amelia’s L5R Game) World Building through Character Creation Chimera Games Leave us reviews in any, or all, of these places: Character Creation Cast on Apple Podcasts (The best place to leave reviews for us): Character Creation Cast on Podchaser: Character...

Duration:00:05:45

Character Evolution Cast E14: Convention Survival Guide

7/22/2019
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In today’s Character Evolution Cast episode, Amelia and Ryan Share their tips for making the most of your convention experience, from putting together your packing list to surviving con drop. Leave us reviews in any, or all, of these places: Character Creation Cast on Apple Podcasts (The best place to leave reviews for us)! Character Creation Cast on Podchaser: Character Creation Cast on Stitcher Character Creation Cast on Facebook Timestamps: Music: Our Podcast: Character Creation...

Duration:01:02:04

Series 18.3 - Descent into Midnight with designers Richard and Taylor (Discussion)

7/15/2019
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On today’s episode, Series 18 wraps up with Descent into Midnight, a Powered by the Apocalypse game designed by Richard Kreutz-Landry, Taylor LaBresh and Rich Howard. We welcome back Richard and Taylor this episode and plunge into the deep end to discuss the character creation process and even delve into some fanfic with our own characters. Announcements: GenCon Twitter Thread Character Creation Cast Panel Quiztem Mastery Brewing Strife (Amelia’s L5R Game) World Building through...

Duration:01:52:58

Series 18.2 - Descent into Midnight with designers Richard and Taylor (Creation Continued)

7/8/2019
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On today’s episode, Series 18 continues with the final portion of our character creation for Descent into Midnight, a Powered by the Apocalypse game designed by Richard Kreutz-Landry, Taylor LaBresh and Rich Howard. We welcome back Richard and Taylor this episode and really dive into the abstract with our characters. Announcements: GenCon Twitter Thread Character Creation Cast Panel Quiztem Mastery Brewing Strife (Amelia’s L5R Game) World Building through Character Creation Chimera...

Duration:00:55:34

Series 18.1 - Descent into Midnight with Richard and Taylor [Designers] (Creation)

7/1/2019
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On today’s episode, we start to tackle character creation for a game that has been on our list from the beginning of this podcast: Descent into Midnight! Series 18 begins here with Richard Kreutz-Landry and Taylor LaBresh, co-designers for this very game! Announcements: GenCon Twitter Thread Character Creation Cast Panel Quiztem Mastery Brewing Strife (Amelia’s L5R Game) World Building through Character Creation Chimera Games Leave us reviews in any, or all, of these...

Duration:01:07:35

Character Evolution Cast E13 - Inspiration

6/24/2019
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In today’s Character Evolution Cast episode, we chat about places to find inspiration for your game. While there are endless sources of ideas, we sit down together to talk about a few of our favorites. Mentioned in the Episode: Pinterest: Amelia’s Boards: Our Star Crossed Playlists: Magic School Kids Magical Girls Sexy Spies Character art by Céli of Iriana Descence from our Edifice series: Ultimate RPG Character Backstory Guide Leave us reviews in any, or all, of these...

Duration:01:26:09

Series 17.3 - Mouse Guard 2E with Charlotte and Megan [Tabletop Potluck] (Discussion)

6/17/2019
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On the last episode of the 17th series, Megan Scharlau and Charlotte Elena from Tabletop Potluck join us to discuss the character creation process for Mouse Guard, a cute as heck RPG from The Burning Wheel, where you play as super adorable mice people in a medieval, semi-fantasy setting. Announcements: The Ultimate RPG Gameplay Guide by James D’Amato Pre order now on Amazon GenCon Twitter Thread Character Creation Cast Panel Quiztem Mastery Brewing Strife (Amelia’s L5R Game) World...

Duration:00:58:18

Series 17.2 - Mouse Guard 2E with Charlotte and Megan [Tabletop Potluck] (Creation Continued)

6/13/2019
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On the second episode of the 17th series, we welcome back Megan Scharlau and Charlotte Elena from Tabletop Potluck to finish creating characters for Mouse Guard, a cute as heck RPG from The Burning Wheel, where you play as super adorable mice people in a medieval, semi-fantasy setting. Announcements: GenCon Twitter Thread Character Creation Cast Panel Quiztem Mastery Brewing Strife (Amelia’s L5R Game) World Building through Character Creation Chimera Games Leave us reviews in any,...

Duration:00:37:58

Series 17.1 - Mouse Guard 2E with Charlotte and Megan [Tabletop Potluck] (Creation)

6/10/2019
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On this first episode of the 17th series, we’ll be sitting down with Megan Scharlau and Charlotte Elena from Tabletop Potluck to discuss and create characters for Mouse Guard, a cute as heck RPG from The Burning Wheel, where you play as super adorable mice people in a medieval, semi-fantasy setting. Announcements: GenCon Twitter Thread Character Creation Cast Panel Quiztem Mastery Brewing Strife (Amelia’s L5R Game) World Building through Character Creation Chimera Games Host...

Duration:00:58:58

Special Announcements - Brief Hiatus and More!

6/3/2019
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In this special announcements episode, we go over a few important announcements for us, GenCon and even get to read a review again! Announcements: GenCon Twitter Thread Character Creation Cast Panel Quiztem Mastery Brewing Strife (Amelia’s L5R Game) World Building through Character Creation Chimera Games Music: Our Podcast: Character Creation Cast: Amelia Antrim: Ryan Boelter: Our Website: http://www.charactercreationcast.com Our Network: http://oneshotpodcast.com Network...

Duration:00:09:28

Bonus Episode - No Thank You Evil with Amelia's Kids

5/27/2019
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In this special bonus episode of Character Creation Cast, Amelia sits down with her favorite people in the world (most of the time), her kids, Nathan and Eleanor. They create characters for their favorite game, “No Thank You, Evil!” by Monte Cook Games. Announcements: GenCon Twitter Thread Character Creation Cast Panel Quiztem Mastery Brewing Strife (Amelia’s L5R Game) World Building through Character Creation Chimera Games Guests and Projects: Nathan and Eleanor Projects Games...

Duration:00:31:12