HJRP1614 Your host: Stu, Stork, Tim, Kimi and Dan & Wayne from Feartheboot.com Show Notes: Andreas from Sweden asks “do we need advancement?” Morgan writes in with an epiphany on GMs/Players and Prep. Chris asks for advice on scheduling. Toby writes in with some thoughts on Kickstarter. And Drayle 88 treats us to a gaming […]

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HJRP1611 Your hosts: Stu, Bill, Gina and Tim Show Notes! We talk about our experiences at the Convention, Liam in Australia has a question about pacing in his Call of Cthulhu game. Simon in London shares some interesting fear mechanics.  The Reverend Doctor Johnson set’s Stu straight on Goodman Games’ Kickstarters. And Thomas in Denmark has some comments […]

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HJRP1606 Your hosts: Stu, Kimi, JiB, Gina, Kris Show Notes! Trent asks about campaign prep, so we talk about hat for a bit. Jerry asks for some advice about starting a new game. Minnesota Gooch writes in about how he names characters. Sean from North New Jersey ask for some AP recording advice. Simon from […]

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MOTE07 GM: Stu Venable Players: Stork, Kimi, Samantha and Tim Warning, Happy Jacks actual plays are unedited. They contain interruptions, side conversations, flocks of wild parrots and other disturbances. You have been warned.  

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GMBRIEF06 Your host: Stu Venable In this episode I discuss descriptions, the five senses and darkness.  

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HJRP1604 Your Hosts: Stu & Stork Show Notes! We close out the year with a two-man episode. With Star Wars: the Force Awakens having opened the day before — and the holidays — it was just the two of us. There will be NO EPISODE on CHRISTMAS DAY. If Stu finds time, he’ll release a little GM […]

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HJRP1603 Your hosts: Stu, Stork, Samantha and Tim A big thank you to EasyRollerDice.com for sponsoring this episode! Check out their new Legendary Copper and Serpent’s Blood metal dice offering. Use coupon code SANTA for 10% off on your order. Also: if you sign up for their newsletter, you will get an additional code for […]

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MOTE06 GM: Stu Players: Stork, Samantha, Tim, Kimi This is an actual play in Vampire the Masquerade 20th Anniversary Edition. Happy Jacks actual plays are unedited and have interruptions, side conversations, chewing and other annoyances.  

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CLONESES01 GM: Stu Players: Gina, Jib, Kris, Dave and Kimi This is a playtest of a game run at Nerdstrong Gym’s minicon. Since this was a new system for all of us, we actually take the time on occasion to look up rules as we do it. It also includes Stu’s explanation of the dice mechanics.

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