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Join Mike, Chris, and Chigg as they explore both of White Wolf's World of Darkness settings and bring in elements of the real world with the Secret Frequency.

Join Mike, Chris, and Chigg as they explore both of White Wolf's World of Darkness settings and bring in elements of the real world with the Secret Frequency.
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Join Mike, Chris, and Chigg as they explore both of White Wolf's World of Darkness settings and bring in elements of the real world with the Secret Frequency.

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English


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#122: Warhmmer - Age of Sigmar - Warcry - Do We Need Another Skirmish Game?

10/4/2019
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Chris and James discuss the skirmish game from Games Workshop - Warcry They discuss the mechanics, campaign structure, and what makes this game different from other games GW makes, and others on the market. Time Stamps: 00:03:27 - Warcry Review Be sure to check us out on Facebook or through our brand new Discord server https://discord.gg/GGuRKAn. To stay up to date, subscribe through iTunes or Spotify! Find more content on our blog. Links For This Episode: Gehenna Gaming:...

Duration:01:22:27

#121: Memnon, King of Ethiopia and Father of Thor, A Secret Frequency

9/27/2019
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Crystal and Mike discuss the myth of Memnon, a legendary hero of Ethiopian, Greek, and Scandinavian lore. Time Stamps: 00:00:18 - Secret Frequency Be sure to check us out on Facebook or through our brand new Discord server https://discord.gg/GGuRKAn. To stay up to date, subscribe through iTunes or Spotify! Links For This Episode: Gehenna Gaming: https://www.gehennagaming.com/ Gehenna Gaming Discord: https://discordapp.com/invite/Twb5m6d Full Metal RPG:...

Duration:00:28:24

#120: BANNED By the U.S. Government (A Project Twilight Review)

9/13/2019
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After learning that Darker Days has been blocked by the U.S. Government (Yes, we are apparently now blocked on Government networks), Mike and Chigg strike back the only way they know how... with a book review! The two hosts tackle Project Twilight, the 1995 Werewolf: the Apocalypse sourcebook discussing government agents investigating monsters and the Supernatural, as well as covering other sourcebooks discussing these agencies. Time Stamps: 00:04:10 - News 00:10:45 - Project Twilight Be...

Duration:00:59:03

#119: Tabletop Freelance Writing with Crystal Mazur

8/30/2019
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Crystal Mazur returns to the show to discuss Chicago by Night 5th Edition (now released to kickstarter backers), talk about her other cool writing projects, and also give tons of tips and tricks to budding writers who want to break into the industry! Time Stamps: 00:05:05 - News 00:10:15 - Never Going Home Discussion 00:17:00 - Chicago by Night 00:35:42 - Storytellers Vault 00:43:00 - Snowhaven Discussion 00:51:15 - Freelance Writing Tips and Tricks Be sure to check us out on...

Duration:00:52:55

#118: Chigg's Gencon 2019 Roundup (Live From His Kitchen Table)

8/9/2019
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Surviving his arduous journey back to the Lone Star State, Chigg regales Mike and the listeners with stories of his Gencon experience. He recounts tales of Star Trek technobabble, the dangers of chocolate in Pugmire, gives warnings of collectible card game addiction, and tantalizes with the possibility of running Cyberpunk Red. This episode is a bit light on the horror roleplaying content, but we'll be back to our regularly scheduled shows in two weeks! Time Stamps: 00:00:33 - Gencon...

Duration:00:35:18

#117: Vampire 5th Edition, Warcry, and GW Ex-Staffer Chat (Live from Fanboy 3 Gencon Pop-up 2019)

8/6/2019
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Fueled only by beer and curry, Chris is joined by David Whitworth of the Darker Days Blog and Rising Sun Painting Studio. They discuss their Vampire: the Masquerade 5th Edition demos using the upcoming Ahriman Contract scenario, the brand new Warhammer Warcry skirmish game, Kult, Kingdom Death, and upcoming UK conventions. Then the electronic base beat starts and things get interesting as these two former Games Workshop: Manchester employees start swapping war stories from the good 'ole...

Duration:00:37:56

#116: Modiphius Entertainment (Live From Gencon 2019)

8/3/2019
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Chigg infiltrates the Modiphius Entertainment booth to interview Head of RPGs Sam Webb and Founder Chris Birch about the latest products coming out and to get listeners some tid bits about future World of Darkness books. Time Stamps: 00:00:33 - Chat with Sam Webb 00:04:10 - Chat with Chris Birch Be sure to check us out on Facebook or through our brand new Discord server https://discord.gg/GGuRKAn. To stay up to date, subscribe through iTunes or Spotify! Links For This...

Duration:00:07:30

#115: What's Up With Onyx Path (Live From Gencon 2019)

8/2/2019
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RichT, Matt McElroy, and a rogue's gallery of freelancers bring you the latest news from Onyx Path Publishing, including exclusive new announcements for World of Darkness, Chronicles of Darkness, Exalted, Scion, and Trinity. Onyx Path was gracious enough to let us record and release their panel. Please also consider following their new Twitch channel! Time Stamps: 00:01:05 - What's Up with Onyx Path? Darker Days is currently looking for new, diverse voices to join our podcasting,...

Duration:00:55:01

#114: World of Darkness Demon Hunter X Character Creation and Hot Takes

7/26/2019
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Chris makes a character for Demon Hunter X - a tough Strike Force Zero operative based off Major Kusanagi from Ghost in the Shell. Mike and Chigg tag along for color commentary, and also discuss a few cool additional rules for Shih and SF0 characters alike. Check out the Darker Days Blog for a copy of this episodes character sheet! Time Stamps: 00:01:38 - News 00:03:00 - Demon Hunter X Character Creation Darker Days is currently looking for new, diverse voices to join our podcasting,...

Duration:00:25:25

#113: World of Darkness Demon Hunter X RPG Setting Review

7/19/2019
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Mike, Chris, and Chigg take a look at Demon Hunter X, the Year of the Lotus offering for mystic monster hunters of China and cyberpunk operatives of Japan. Get ready for an interesting debate as the hosts are torn between wanting to run sweet anime inspired games and proper, respectful representation of East Asian cultures. Next week we'll explore the rules and character creation for Demon Hunter X, so stay tuned! Time Stamps: 00:03:55 - News 00:07:09 - Demon Hunter X Setting...

Duration:00:34:13

#112: The Hinterkaifeck Murders, A Secret Frequency

7/5/2019
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Mike takes listeners on a journey to 1920s Bavaria, where the grisly Hinterkaifeck Murders took place, and explains how this despicable act can influence your horror games. Featuring content for Werewolf: the Forsaken, Mage: the Ascension, Mage: the Awakening, Wraith: the Oblivion, Promethean: the Created, Demon: the Fallen, and Chronicles of Darkness. Time Stamps: 00:00:22 - Hinterkaifeck Murders Secret Frequency Darker Days is currently looking for new, diverse voices to join our...

Duration:00:16:18

#111: Powered by the Apocalypse System and Settings Review

6/28/2019
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Mike, Chris, Chigg, and James take a look at Powered by the Apocalypse, the popular open source roleplaying system! The team explains the gameplay basics and the original settings, then diving into discussions and analyses of three of the most intriguing and divergent PbtA games: Kult: Divinity Lost, Blades in the Dark, and City of Mist. Time Stamps: 00:02:50 - News 00:11:40 - PbtA Basics 00:29:43 - Kult: Divinity Lost Discussion 00:39:15 - Blades in the Dark Discussion 00:53:50 - City...

Duration:00:57:41

#110: Darker Days Radio at UKGE 2019 with the UK Indie RPG League

6/16/2019
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James is joined by Joshua Fox of Black Armada, Jay Iles of UFO Press, and Grant Howitt of Rowan, Rook, and Decard, as they chat about the UK Indie RPG League and the host of games they produce or are bringing the kickstarter. Be sure to check us out on Facebook or through our Google Plus Community. To stay up to date, subscribe through iTunes! Links For This Episode: White Wolf Entertainment: http://www.white-wolf.com/ Occam's Laser Music:...

Duration:00:27:41

#109: Darker Days Radio Live at UKGE

6/3/2019
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Chris is joined by Matthew Dawkins, Klara Horskjær Herbøl, Eddy Webb, and Matt Timm, to talk all things Chronicles of Darkness, World of Darkness, Kult, Trinity, Scion, and more. Be sure to check us out on Facebook or through our Google Plus Community. To stay up to date, subscribe through iTunes! Links For This Episode: White Wolf Entertainment: http://www.white-wolf.com/ Occam's Laser Music: https://occamslaser.bandcamp.com/ Midnight Express Podcast:...

Duration:00:41:01

#108: Geist the Sin Eaters Character Creation and Hot Takes

5/17/2019
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Mike, Chris, Chigg, and Matt create a character for Geist: the Sin Eaters 2nd Edition and discuss the new rules. Does the mechanics live up to the setting hype Darker Days will have a 10th anniversary live show at UK Games Expo! Be sure to check it out with special guests from Onyx Path, Modiphius, and White Wolf Entertainment. Be sure to check us out on Facebook or through our brand new Discord server https://discord.gg/GGuRKAn. To stay up to date, subscribe through iTunes or...

Duration:00:48:36

#107: Geist: the Sin-Eaters RPG Setting

5/10/2019
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Mike, Chris, Chigg, and Matt sit down to discuss Geist: the Sin-Eaters 2nd Edition. It is a game where your character has died and come back, making a pact with a powerful ghostly being in order to return to the realm of the living. This episode focuses on the setting of Geist, introducing the new stories you can tell and the supernatural realms to be explored in this storytelling game of second chances. Darker Days will have a 10th anniversary live show at UK Games Expo! Be sure to check...

Duration:00:48:37

#106: World of Future Darkness and Bleeding Edge Setting Reviews

4/12/2019
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Mike calls Pete, a resident of the future, and gets ready to discuss the numerous articles and ebooks covering Cyberpunk, the World of Darkness, and Chronicles of Darkness. First up is World of Future Darkness, an article in White Wolf Magazine #36, giving you rules and setting advice to crossover Cyberpunk 2020 and Vampire: the Masquerade. Then they cover Mirrors: Bleeding Edge, a generic cyberpunk ebook for Chronicles of Darkness. Cyberpunk: Night City will take place May 24-25, 2019 in...

Duration:01:02:08

#105: Nightlife RPG Review (An April Fools Horror Heartbreaker)

4/1/2019
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What begins as a simple, farcical April Fool's review ends with Chigg and Mike failing some Sanity checks, losing Maximum Humanity, and facing their own Hubris. Get ready for Nightlife, an Urban Horror Role-playing Game published at some undisclosed time in the Nineteen Nineties... This episode was inspired by the System Mastery podcast, whose host Jef recently wound up in a U.S. hospital without insurance (he gave his insurance to his baby daughter instead). Please consider helping him...

Duration:00:27:21

#104: Skinwalker Ranch, A Secret Frequency

3/22/2019
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Mike takes listeners on a journey to Skinwalker Ranch, a real world location of urban myth that may inspire your horror games. Be sure to check us out on Facebook or through our brand new Discord server https://discord.gg/GGuRKAn. To stay up to date, subscribe through iTunes or Spotify! Links For This Episode: Midnight Express Podcast: http://midnightexpress.podbean.com/ Full Metal RPG: https://soundcloud.com/full-metal-rpg Darker Days Discord: https://discord.gg/GGuRKAn

Duration:00:11:37

#103: Cyberpunk Night City LARP (Special Guest Matt Webb)

3/8/2019
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Mike, Chris, and Chigg are joined by Matt Webb of Jackalope Live Action Studios to discuss the upcoming Cyberpunk: Night City LARP! Matt explains the vision for the live action game, the unique venue they've chosen, and the incredible rules and set design that will make Cyberpunk come alive. Cyberpunk: Night City will take place May 24-25, 2019 in San Antonio, Texas and on The Net. Be sure to grab your tickets for this unique event at: http://cyberpunk.jackalope-larp.com/ Be sure to check...

Duration:00:48:04