Info

Just One More Fix

Join lifelong gamers James, Kurt, Lacey and guests around the table as they geek out about RPGs, gaming and gamer culture. Topics include game reviews, inspiration, scenario design and other aspects of great gaming.
RSS Feed Subscribe in iTunes
Just One More Fix
2017
July
June
May
April
March
February
January


2016
December
November
October
September


Categories

All Episodes
Archives
Categories
Now displaying: 2016
Dec 30, 2016
Download Episode! James, Kurt and Lacey review the WW2 themed board game Black Orchestra. In Black Orchestra you play conspirators trying to assassinate Hitler, similar to the movie Project Valkyrie. Black Orchestra is produced by Game Salute.   We have talked about this game several times on other episodes, so I thought we would give it a quick review. Since recording this Lacey and I finally killed Hitler with poison gas. So check it out it's a fun game we enjoy when people are late or missing and we aren't going to play an RPG.  
Dec 28, 2016
Download Episode! James, Lacey and Kurt geek out about things we are looking forward to and games we plan to run in 2017. Coming up on the end of our Fiasco Giveaway. Join us and enter while you can! Itras By Legend of the Five Rings Diaspora DreadJOMF Dread Review Tales from the Loop Kickstarter 7th Sea Settlers of Catan Scrimish No Thank You Evil! Black Orchestra Descent Ortus Regni Sakura Arms Juggernaut Rogue One    
Dec 23, 2016
Download Episode! Lacey and James recommend and geek out about holiday gifts and ideas.   Board Games Black Orchestra Game Wright-- Sushi Go, Sushi Go Party Cash & Guns Codenames Telestrations Room 25 Haba Games Pretzel Games-- Flick em up Riff Raff Ice Cool   RPG Fate Core Fiasco 7th Sea Lamentations of the Flame Princess D&D 5e   Books Terry Pratchett—Discworld, Good Omens Tracy Hickman—Dragonships, Dragonlance, Wayne of Gotham Bone Mouseguard Faithless Main Ghosts City Maps Drawlabs Oh Christmas Geek Think Geek    
Dec 21, 2016
Download Episode! You may have noticed it is not Friday. We had a recording SNAFU and this week you will be getting the Review on Wednesday and the regular episode on Friday. So...   Here is James, Lacey and Carrie reviewing the old school revival RPG Lamentations of the Flame Princess.   Twitter @justonemorefix Facebook Just One More Fix Podcast
Dec 16, 2016
Download Episode! Lacey, Kurt and James review the world building game Microscope from Lame Mage Productions. Sorry for the sound quality in this one. It's not really up to our normal standards. Had a mic issue and didn't realize it until editing but we still wanted to get a review out to you this week.   Twitter @justonemorefix Facebook Just One More Fix Podcast
Dec 14, 2016
Download Episode! James, Lacey and Kurt talk about killing characters in game and how to use character death to add drama and suspense. We also talk about players that are on the fence about character death and trying to get them on board.
Dec 9, 2016
Download Episode! Lacey, James and Kurt review Bully Pulpit Games' Fiasco. Fiasco is a RPG inspired by movies of small heists and cons gone horribly wrong (think Fargo or Burn After Reading).   Twitter @justonemorefix Facebook Just One More Fix Podcast
Dec 7, 2016
Download Episode! Lacey, James and Kurt talk about trying to recapture the magic of the legendary games that we have ran in the past by running the same game. Fiasco Giveaway
Dec 2, 2016
Download Episode! Kurt, James and Lacey take a look at Dread. Dread is a horror indie RPG from The Impossible Dream that uses a Jenga tower for conflict resolution.   Twitter @justonemorefix Facebook Just One More Fix Podcast
Nov 30, 2016
Download Episode! James, Lacey and Kurt geek out about games we want to run in the near future and what is holding us back from running them.
Nov 25, 2016
Download Episode! James, Kurt and Lacey review Conspiracy X 2nd edition. Conspiracy X is a game about dark secrets and hidden agendas inspired by shows like X Files and Fringe. Conspiracy X is produced by Eden Studios. I was unable to find a Con X character generator. My google fu may just be weak. If there is one out there please let me know and I will add it here.   Twitter @justonemorefix Facebook Just One More Fix Podcast
Nov 23, 2016
Download Episode! James, Kurt and Lacey sit down and talk about ending RPG campaigns. All stories have an end and planning one at the onset can create epic finales or put end caps on big milestones. Sharknado Sharknado the mini sharknado-mini
Nov 18, 2016
Download Episode! In this review Lacey, Carrie and James take a look at Monsterhearts. Monsterhearts is a Powered by the Apocolypse game loosely based on shows like Buffy the Vampire Slayer, True Blood and other paranormal romance stories. Monsterhearts 2 is on kickstarter now.   Twitter @justonemorefix Facebook Just One More Fix Podcast
Nov 16, 2016
Download Episode! Lacey, Carrie and James sit down to talk about getting into 3D printing and tabletop gaming. How to get started and where to find amazing models to print. These are the three sources talked about in this episode. Fat Dragon Games Printable Scenery Thingiverse Here are the Dragonlock tiles that I have printed. The two tiles on the left have a layer of grey spray paint primer on them. The others have one off set brick color and a dry brush highlight. The minis in the picture are from Dust Tactics. 20161115_192505  20161115_192541 Stern of frigate from Printable Scenery with a close up to show details. This is straight off the printer. 20161115_192754 20161115_192739 Dice Box from Thingiverse, closed and open. 20161115_192921  20161115_192944 Dwarven Mini from Thingiverse. The larger one is 28mm the smaller is 15mm, with a 28mm Reaper mini for scale. 20161115_192718 Dr Doom mask from Thingiverse. This was printed as two pieces, glued together, primed and painted. 20161115_192837 And finally a Guy Fawkes mask from Thingiverse. Printed as one piece, primed and mostly finished paint. 20161115_192817    
Nov 11, 2016
Download Episode! James, Kurt and Lacey review Mouseguard from Burning Wheel. Mouseguard is an RPG based on David Petersen's comic with the same name. It uses a modified version of the Burning Wheel system.   Twitter @justonemorefix Facebook Just One More Fix Podcast
Nov 4, 2016
Download Episode! James, Kurt and Lacey review The Quiet Year from Buried Without Ceremony. The Quiet Year is a map/world building game. Players play out a year in a community and rebuild what was destroyed and lost after a war, before the ice shepherds bring trouble during the coming winter.   Twitter @justonemorefix Facebook Just One More Fix Podcast
Nov 2, 2016
Download Episode! Kurt, Lacey and I sit down to talk about the marriage of setting, scope and plot. What scope means to a game and how it's defined and how it relates to building plots and choosing settings. Evolution James fails to remember examples from earlier in the dayLacey invents NATO the RPG Juggernaut RPG Big List of RPG Plots Mind Map
Oct 28, 2016
Download Episode! James and Lacey review Monte Cook's No Thank You Evil! No Thank You Evil! is an RPG that brings families together and introduces kids to RPGs Uh Oh Monsters & Story Please are expansions that are kickstarting now.   Twitter @justonemorefix Facebook Just One More Fix Podcast
Oct 26, 2016
Download Episode! Happy Halloween. Lets talk about Horror. Lacey, Lee and I discuss horror inspiration and horror RPGs. Pop Topic -- We are going to talk about some of our favorite horror movies and using them to inspire gaming. We talk about a lot of different movies and the links are below. Most of them are older so there maybe a few spoilers if you haven't seen them. Tips for maintaining mood, different styles of horror and Horror RPGs. Sorry for the coughing, I was able to edit most of it out but most of us are getting over it but we still wanted to get something out to you guys. Hellraiser, Omen, Alien, Rosemary's Baby, Haunting, Nosferatu, Babadook, Silence of the Lambs, Texas Chainsaw Massacre, House of 1000 Corpses, Se7en, What Lies Beneath, Exocist, Shutter Island, Paranormal Activity, Devil's Rejects Horror RPGs Dread, Call of Cthulhu, Trail of Cthulhu, World of Darkness, Vampire the Masquerade, Wraith the Oblivion, Orpheus, Dark Heresy, Lamentations of the Flame Princess,Changeling the Lost, Little Fears, Don't Rest Your Head, Itras By, Penny for Your Thoughts
Oct 19, 2016
Download Episode! Lacey, Carrie and James sit down and talk about female gamers and Tabletop RPGs. How games and game design has changed over time and with the changing demographics at the gaming table.
Oct 15, 2016
Download Episode! Competitive gaming. Two games, two tables and one winner. Also Hillcon 2016, getting friends together for 3 day gaming weekends. Sorry for the delay, had a few technical issues with the upload, blah blah blah IT RSS error error. But fixed now.
Oct 7, 2016
Download Episode! This is our second installment of Zero to Play. Taking you through our process from initial inspiration to the first game session. In this episode we talk about the process of distilling inspiration and turning it into the initial ideas that form an RPG. How a number of factors effect this budding stage, number of players, scope, system and setting to name a few.
Sep 29, 2016
Download Episode! We are starting a series called zero to play. We are going to take you through our different processes of building games and scenarios. Each game starts with inspiration and that is our focus in this episode. Where do we find inspiration, what inspires us as gamers and what effect does genre have on our inspiration. We also had a small technical issue with the sound in this episode but we have it fixed now. So I apologize for the audio quality. Jonathan Strange and Mr Norrell Kerbal Space Program Lady of Ashes Fall of Marigolds Abraham Lincoln Vampire Hunter Pride Prejudice and Zombies True Detective Epic of Gilgamesh IFLScience Project Gutenberg Itras By  
Sep 21, 2016
Download Episode! Hosts James, Kurt and Lacey are introduced. We wanted to give everyone a chance know a little bit about us, our gaming history and how we came to gaming and see the hobby. Sorry for the chaotic format, we jump around a little bit. As it turns out talking about yourself is a little odd. We also had a small technical issue causing a small sound quality issue but it has been cleared up for the next episode. Thanks and enjoy.
1 2 Next »