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An RPG podcast about repurposing old adventures and gaming material for your new games, and general role playing game discussion.

RPG Retrofit Rudy

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An RPG podcast about repurposing old adventures and gaming material for your new games, and general role playing game discussion.

    S01E19 - Zinequest (Sinister Red), Ursine Dunes, and Esoteric Enterprises

    S01E19 - Zinequest (Sinister Red), Ursine Dunes, and Esoteric Enterprises

    Hey folks - here’s a quick update on my zinequest project, and some games I’ve been thinking about and reading. I’ll be back to a regular schedule soon, but I’m deep into Zinequest shenanigans. Check out my zine “ Sinister Red”, if you get a chance! https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/rudymangual/sinister-red

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    • 15 min
    S01E18: The Fall of Whitecliff!

    S01E18: The Fall of Whitecliff!

    Friends! Today's podcast is a relatively spoiler-free look at  the terrific adventure module, The Fall of Whitecliff, by Ben Gibson with maps by Dyson Logos. Check it out! Next episode I'll get to some terrific call-ins I received about the Top Secret episode.

    Fall of Whitecliff (Pay-What-You-Want): https://www.drivethrurpg.com/product/210944/The-Fall-of-Whitecliff

    Leave me a voicemail at: https://anchor.fm/rudy-mangual

    Show notes: https://rpgretrofit.blogspot.com


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    • 17 min
    S01E17: Top Secret S/I - Operation Starfire

    S01E17: Top Secret S/I - Operation Starfire

    Agents! We have a desperate situation at hand. Don't expect it to be resolved anytime soon, but enjoy hella motorcycle and car chases and have fun surfing in Maui.

    Today's episode is about 1987's Top Secret S/I module, Operation Starfire, by Tracy Hickman.

    Also, call-ins from Joe from Hindsightless, Jason from Nerd's RPG Variety Cast, and Eric from Games with Eric. And a surprise unboxing at the end.

    Happy New Year, folks.

    Leave me a voicemail at: https://anchor.fm/rudy-mangual

    Operation Starfire: https://www.nobleknight.com/P/11184/Operation---Starfire

    Joe from Hindsightless: https://anchor.fm/joe-richter9

    Jason from Nerd's RPG Variety Cast: https://anchor.fm/jason376

    Eric from Games with Eric: https://anchor.fm/gameswitheric

    Space Vampire: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/191097.Space_Vampire


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    • 42 min
    S01E16: Airports, Hellboys, and Vampire Planet Zines

    S01E16: Airports, Hellboys, and Vampire Planet Zines

    Happy Holidays, friends. Here's a quick in-car ramble about the goofy Hellboy reboot and brainstorming for ZineQuest 2!


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    • 12 min
    S01E15: Pop Culture and Marvel Super Hero Call-ins

    S01E15: Pop Culture and Marvel Super Hero Call-ins

    Happy Holidays, friends! Today I bestow upon thee, call-ins! We've got great comments from fellow podcasters about mining pop culture for gaming material, marvel superheroes, and other great things.

    Follow and check out these great podcasters:

    Jason @ Nerd's RPG Variety Cast: https://anchor.fm/jason376

    Mike @ Dungeon Master's Handbook: https://anchor.fm/the-dungeon-masters-handbook

    Spencer @ Keep Off The Borderlands: https://anchor.fm/free-thrall

    Leave me a message on Anchor: https://anchor.fm/rudy-mangual/message

    Show notes at rpgretrofit.blogspot.com

    Follow me @rudyriot

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    • 35 min
    S01E14: RPG Retrofit - Marvel Super Heroes: Day of the Octopus

    S01E14: RPG Retrofit - Marvel Super Heroes: Day of the Octopus

    Hello, true believers! In today's episode, we look at 1984's Day of the Octopus for the Marvel Super Heroes role playing game. It's a terrific introduction to a classic super hero rpg system.

    MSH RPG: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marvel_Super_Heroes_(role-playing_game)

    Faserip: https://www.drivethrurpg.com/product/177913/Faserip

    Leave me a message on Anchor: https://anchor.fm/rudy-mangual/message

    Show notes at rpgretrofit.blogspot.com

    @rudyriot


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    • 23 min

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