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The Secret Cellar is a podcast about modern storytelling. Aesthetically set in the world of Invisible Sun by Monte Cook, it explores why and how we humans tell the stories we do. (The Secret Cellar and Zeros.Bar are not associated with Monte Cook Games.)

The Secret Cellar is a podcast about modern storytelling. Aesthetically set in the world of Invisible Sun by Monte Cook, it explores why and how we humans tell the stories we do. (The Secret Cellar and Zeros.Bar are not associated with Monte Cook Games.)
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United States

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The Secret Cellar is a podcast about modern storytelling. Aesthetically set in the world of Invisible Sun by Monte Cook, it explores why and how we humans tell the stories we do. (The Secret Cellar and Zeros.Bar are not associated with Monte Cook Games.)

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English

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646-256-9059


Episodes

6❦ Changing Shape

9/7/2018
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“One final piece of advice: given the means of your arrival here, you obviously didn’t speak with Quiss when you arrived… if such a thing is even still possible. As such, it’s probably the Triumvirate who are keeping track of your time here. It’s not documented anywhere, but most folks agree 8 days seems a … Continue reading "6❦ Changing Shape"

Duration:00:52:27

5❦ Weep and Whale

8/17/2018
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I had not been familiar with the notion of ‘Con crash’ until both reading about and experiencing it this year, on the way back from Gen Con. So, join me as I un-crash myself. You’ll be treated to conversations about the mind & heart of the most incredible public RPG game I’ve ever played in, a Sunday morning romp in the (literally) wonder-full undersea world of Rich Howard’s Descent into Midnight. You’ll marvel, or weep, at one of the first live recordings with an actual Goetic to make it...

Duration:00:45:42

4❦ Grey Areas

7/11/2018
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Today I chat with Alexei Othenin-Girard about the historical Surrealism movement as a basis for understanding and telling stories within Invisible Sun — but more interesting, Alexei takes issue with some elements of the setting. What is really going on in the Grey? I also perform a (spoiler-free!) virtual unboxing of the Directed Campaign for Invisible Sun.

Duration:00:50:33

Chaser: NDA Depletion (ft. Incantations podcast)

6/10/2018
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A quick-and-dirty, unscripted/unedited conversation with Scott and Dave from Incantations podcast — now that NDA has lifted, we’re talking freely about our experiences GMing for Invisible Sun.

Duration:01:04:46

3❦ Deeply Personal Choices

6/6/2018
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Tonight we talk with improv comedian Alan Linic, who recently played Wayne on OneShot RPG’s A Woman with Hollow Eyes, about the intersections of improv, tabletop, and tech — and why Invisible Sun as a system leads to deeply personal character choices. You’ll also meet Talbert Tso, who will be playing Zearonith in my upcoming home game. We'll also hear from Rourke Bywater, who created Suns & Circles, a 2-player game which utilzes the Invisible Sun Sooth Deck, and can be either either in- or...

Duration:00:41:50

2❦ Apostate

5/17/2018
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Tonight we talk with author & real-life Apostate Erin Stalcup (erinstalcup.com) about how to smash with compassion, in both Grey & Indigo. We'll also hear from Rourke Bywater, who created Suns & Circles, a 2-player game which utilzes the Invisible Sun Sooth Deck, and can be either either in- or out-of-world.

Duration:00:41:59

1❦ Elegant Madness: The UX of Invisible Sun

5/2/2018
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I’m happy you found us down here. I hope you’ll return. Next time, please do refrain from casting. This podcast is enhanced with links and images; use a player such as Overcast (iOS) or Pocket Casts (Android) to view them. CREDITS Honored guest: Ian Smith (@iangamesmith) An organization I’d like you to know about: Lawful … Continue reading "1❦ Elegant Madness: The UX of Invisible Sun"

Duration:01:07:14