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Miskatonic University Podcast | Interviews, actual play, and discussion about Call of Cthulhu and other horror and Lovecraft

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The Miskatonic University podcast is all about the Call of Cthulhu roleplaying game published by Chaosium, Inc. We will cover the rules, roleplaying in the different settings the game can take place in, and GMing techniques to help bring your story to life.

The Miskatonic University podcast is all about the Call of Cthulhu roleplaying game published by Chaosium, Inc. We will cover the rules, roleplaying in the different settings the game can take place in, and GMing techniques to help bring your story to life.
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The Miskatonic University podcast is all about the Call of Cthulhu roleplaying game published by Chaosium, Inc. We will cover the rules, roleplaying in the different settings the game can take place in, and GMing techniques to help bring your story to life.

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English


Episodes

MUP Episode 162 – Plumbing the Magic Depths

12/17/2018
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This episode, Jon, Murph and Chad delve into the depths of Deeper Magic! This episode was recorded on December 6, 2018. We want to hear from you! By email: mup.feedback@gmail.com By phone: (401) 400-0MUP (0687) By Twitter: @MU_Podcast By Speakpipe: (Click the floating tab on the far right of this page) On our forum: mu-podcast.com/campus. […] The post MUP Episode 162 – Plumbing the Magic Depths appeared first on Miskatonic University Podcast.

Duration:01:09:31

MUP Episode 161 – Investigators From Away

12/4/2018
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This episode, Chad and Jon join Edwin, one of our fastidious audio editors and a podcaster in his own right, to talk about player-characters in horror games, who they usually are, how we might rethink the casting, and the whole “outsider” nature of protagonists in horror. This episode was recorded on November 16, 2018. We […] The post MUP Episode 161 – Investigators From Away appeared first on Miskatonic University Podcast.

Duration:01:10:46

MUP Episode 160 – Wordplay, Hypergraphia and Logorrhea

11/19/2018
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This episode, Dan and Chad join guests Badger McGinnes and Editor Sean to talk about Issue 1 of the horror gaming zine Hypergraphia, which has an overarching theme of language, words and books in horror gaming. This episode was recorded on November 9, 2018. We want to hear from you! By email: mup.feedback@gmail.com By phone: […] The post MUP Episode 160 – Wordplay, Hypergraphia and Logorrhea appeared first on Miskatonic University Podcast.

Duration:01:32:08

MUP Episode 159 – Spin the Globe Again

11/4/2018
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This episode, Murph and Jon go back to the mixing cauldron to pair locations with monsters again! This episode was recorded on October 25, 2018. We want to hear from you! By email: mup.feedback@gmail.com By phone: (401) 400-0MUP (0687) By Twitter: @MU_Podcast By Speakpipe: (Click the floating tab on the far right of this page) […] The post MUP Episode 159 – Spin the Globe Again appeared first on Miskatonic University Podcast.

Duration:01:03:12

MUP Episode 158 – Your Feet Are in The Past, My Friends

10/22/2018
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This episode, Murph, Chad and Jon concoct and stew over a few of our own new Great Old Ones. This episode was recorded on October 15, 2018. We want to hear from you! By email: mup.feedback@gmail.com By phone: (401) 400-0MUP (0687) By Twitter: @MU_Podcast By Speakpipe: (Click the floating tab on the far right of […] The post MUP Episode 158 – Your Feet Are in The Past, My Friends appeared first on Miskatonic University Podcast.

Duration:01:25:48

Tributes to Greg Stafford

10/16/2018
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Many in this community have heard news that Chaosium founder Greg Stafford passed away on October 11 at the age of 70. He founded the company in 1975, and was also designer for Pendragon, co-designer of RuneQuest, Ghostbusters, Prince Valiant and HeroQuest, as well as founding Chaosium and Issaries. Our thoughts and condolences go out […] The post Tributes to Greg Stafford appeared first on Miskatonic University Podcast.

Duration:00:12:22

MUP Episode 157 – That Old Timey Science

10/8/2018
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In this episode, all four hosts gather to discuss classic vintage sci-fi and how to add an infusion of Mythos. This episode was recorded on September 27, 2018. Campus Crier Cthulhu Chronicles is now available on Android – Cthulhu Chronicles brings the terror and thrill of Chaosium’s award-winning role-playing game Call of Cthulhu to life […] The post MUP Episode 157 – That Old Timey Science appeared first on Miskatonic University Podcast.

Duration:01:26:51

MUP Episode 156 – In Sickness and in Health

9/25/2018
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In this episode, Jon, Dan and Chad talk about the horrors of plagues and pandemics to inspire game ideas! Please note that the Crier is a little short and hastily put together this week, and we know we’ve missed big news items. This episode was recorded on September 13, 2018. We want to hear from you! […] The post MUP Episode 156 – In Sickness and in Health appeared first on Miskatonic University Podcast.

Duration:01:47:23

Chaosium’s ‘Cool of Cthulhu’ GenCon 2018 Panel

9/17/2018
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This is Chaosium’s GenCon 2018 panel, “Cool of Cthulhu,” recorded on Saturday, August 4. The panelists were: James Lowder Mike Mason Paul Fricker Chris Spivey Sam Riordan The moderator was Michael O’Brien (a.k.a MOB). The post Chaosium’s ‘Cool of Cthulhu’ GenCon 2018 Panel appeared first on Miskatonic University Podcast.

Duration:00:51:59

MUP Episode 155 – Where Are We and What Is That?

9/10/2018
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This episode, Murph, Jon and Chad put peanut butter into the chocolate as we mix together random monsters and random global coordinates. This episode was recorded on August 30, 2018. We want to hear from you! By email: mup.feedback@gmail.com By phone: (401) 400-0MUP (0687) By Twitter: @MU_Podcast By Speakpipe: (Click the floating tab on the […] The post MUP Episode 155 – Where Are We and What Is That? appeared first on Miskatonic University Podcast.

Duration:01:19:07

MUP Episode 154 – The Long and the Short of the Con

8/27/2018
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We want to hear from you! By email: mup.feedback@gmail.com By phone: (401) 400-0MUP (0687) By Twitter: @MU_Podcast By Speakpipe: (Click the floating tab on the far right of this page) On our forum: mu-podcast.com/campus. Like what you hear? Please become a Patron! >> mu-podcast.com/patron << This episode, Dan and Chad talk about their experiences at […] The post MUP Episode 154 – The Long and the Short of the Con appeared first on Miskatonic University Podcast.

Duration:01:21:24

MUP Episode 153 – Jon and Murph Go ‘Off Topic’

8/13/2018
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In this episode – honestly I have no idea. This is Keeper Chad. Or right…MUP won an ENnie! Go Pods! A big thank you to all who voted. While Dan and I were in Indy…Jon an Murph were minding the store and… [FYI, this one is explicit af.] The post MUP Episode 153 – Jon and Murph Go ‘Off Topic’ appeared first on Miskatonic University Podcast.

Duration:01:15:23

MUP 152 – Beyond From Beyond

7/30/2018
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This episode, we’re talking about the Tillinghast Resonator and other ideas that spawn From Beyond. This episode was recorded on July 19, 2018. We want to hear from you! By email: mup.feedback@gmail.com By phone: (401) 400-0MUP (0687) By Twitter: @MU_Podcast By Speakpipe: (Click the floating tab on the far right of this page) On our forum: […] The post MUP 152 – Beyond From Beyond appeared first on Miskatonic University Podcast.

Duration:01:24:53

HPLHS Masks Sets Correction

7/18/2018
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Hello out there MUP Nation! This is Keeper Dan with a little addendum to our last episode. In the Crier, we were talking about the lovely HPLHS Masks prop sets, and we saw that they showed as sold out. It turns out that the sold out text is just a coding quirk, and they are […] The post HPLHS Masks Sets Correction appeared first on Miskatonic University Podcast.

Duration:00:01:30

MUP 151 – Is ENnie Body Out There?

7/16/2018
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In this episode, we take a look at horror-adjacent nominations for the 2018 ENnies, and then we do some riffing on how to make bad films into fertilizer for games. This episode was recorded on July 5, 2018. We want to hear from you! By email: mup.feedback@gmail.com By phone: (401) 400-0MUP (0687) By Twitter: @MU_Podcast […] The post MUP 151 – Is ENnie Body Out There? appeared first on Miskatonic University Podcast.

Duration:01:10:23

MUP 150 – Sesquicentennial in a Bottle

7/2/2018
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This episode is our sesquicentennial! To celebrate, the hosts review some clips from past episodes. Our editors, Sean, Edwin and Max (but particularly Sean) inserted some hilarious sections and throwbacks – and touching messages from friends of the show. This one really took some effort, and we are so very grateful. This episode was recorded over […] The post MUP 150 – Sesquicentennial in a Bottle appeared first on Miskatonic University Podcast.

Duration:01:46:24

Special Report – MUP & Legends of Tabletop Panel on Women in Gaming

6/29/2018
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This panel was a collaboration between the MU Podcast and Legends of Tabletop podcast. It features women in gaming who represent different aspects of the industry. This was one of our efforts for Women in Tabletop Gaming Month. This turned out to be quite an interesting […] The post Special Report – MUP & Legends of Tabletop Panel on Women in Gaming appeared first on Miskatonic University Podcast.

Duration:01:35:50

MUP 149 – Becky Annison is Lovecraftesque

6/25/2018
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This episode is the fourth and last for Women in Tabletop Gaming Month. Murph talked to writer and game designer Becky Annison about the game Lovecraftesque, among other topics. The interview was recorded on June 9, 2018. Once again, check out the Women in Tabletop Gaming Month website to hear more interviews, as well as […] The post MUP 149 – Becky Annison is Lovecraftesque appeared first on Miskatonic University Podcast.

Duration:00:55:32

MUP 148 – Lisa Padol of Golden Goblin Fame

6/18/2018
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This episode, we have the third installment in our series of interviews with women in the horror-RPG realm, with Lisa Padol, staff editor for Golden Goblin Press. Plus, a Campus Crier catch-up, listener segments and feedback. The intro and Crier was recorded on June 7, and the interview was recorded a few weeks back on […] The post MUP 148 – Lisa Padol of Golden Goblin Fame appeared first on Miskatonic University Podcast.

Duration:01:39:44

MUP 147 – Ruth Tillman on ‘Mythos Noir’

6/11/2018
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This episode Jon and Chad talked with Ruth Tillman, co-host of the Double Shadow podcast and contributor to Pelgrane Press. We’re releasing one episode per week during Women in Tabletop Gaming Month, so this time we skipped the Campus Crier, but tune in next week when we catch up on news updates, listener segments and […] The post MUP 147 – Ruth Tillman on ‘Mythos Noir’ appeared first on Miskatonic University Podcast.

Duration:00:49:20