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The Trials are also one-shot RPG Sessions of various systems. The difference (in regards to Field Trips) is that we are more focused on explaining the rules and highlighting the system. We want these episodes to be a way for listeners to get a sense of what a session in these systems would be like in order for them to decide if they want to try the game for themselves and/or help them learn the rules of a new system. Some of my favorites include

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The Trials are also one-shot RPG Sessions of various systems. The difference (in regards to Field Trips) is that we are more focused on explaining the rules and highlighting the system. We want these episodes to be a way for listeners to get a sense of what a session in these systems would be like in order for them to decide if they want to try the game for themselves and/or help them learn the rules of a new system. Some of my favorites include

    Trial of Marvel Heroic. Episode 3

    Trial of Marvel Heroic. Episode 3

    https://therpgacademy.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/Trial-of-Marvel-Heroic-RPG-episode-3.mp3











    Hello and Welcome to our Trial of Marvel Heroic, the cortex prime powered super-hero RPG published by Margaret Weiss Productions.



    For this trial we have Mark Meredith  ( @MarkMeredith ) as our Watcher  and Myself (@theRpgAcademy) Michael playing as Daredevil.  Jason Flowers ( @JasonMFlow ) is playing as Luke Cage. Eric Paquette ( @EricMPaq  ) plays as Spider-Man.  PK Sullivan ( @PK_Sullivan ) plays as The Immortal Ironfist and Morgan Ellis ( @MCc_Ellis ) is HellCat



    Here is a link to a 'cheat sheet' for the game.





    Here is a link to the Captain America Datafile Mark uses to explain how the characters work.





    Here is a link to Marvel Plot Points, the website Mark operates where you can still find new Marvel Heroic Datafiles.



    Enjoy!





    Comments and Feedback are always welcome.

    Thanks!!

    ~Michael

    E-mail us at TheRpgAcademy/Gmail.

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    The music used during our intro and outro is a modified version of Fly a Kite by Spectacular Sound Productions  Used under the Creative commons Attribution-shareAlike License.

    • 55 min
    Trial of Marvel Heroic. Episode 2

    Trial of Marvel Heroic. Episode 2

    https://therpgacademy.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/Trial-of-Marvel-Heroic-RPG-episode-2.mp3











    Hello and Welcome to our Trial of Marvel Heroic, the cortex prime powered super-hero RPG published by Margaret Weiss Productions.



    For this trial we have Mark Meredith  ( @MarkMeredith ) as our Watcher  and Myself (@theRpgAcademy) Michael playing as Daredevil.  Jason Flowers ( @JasonMFlow ) is playing as Luke Cage. Eric Paquette ( @EricMPaq  ) plays as Spider-Man.  PK Sullivan ( @PK_Sullivan ) plays as The Immortal Ironfist and Morgan Ellis ( @MCc_Ellis ) is HellCat



    Here is a link to a 'cheat sheet' for the game.





    Here is a link to the Captain America Datafile Mark uses to explain how the characters work.





    Here is a link to Marvel Plot Points, the website Mark operates where you can still find new Marvel Heroic Datafiles.



    Enjoy!





    Comments and Feedback are always welcome.

    Thanks!!

    ~Michael

    E-mail us at TheRpgAcademy/Gmail.

    Follow us on twitter @TheRpgAcademy

    Visit our Facebook Page

    Join our Google+ Community Page at: The RPG Academy

    Support our show by becoming a Patron at www.Patreon.Com/TheRpgAcademy 



    The music used during our intro and outro is a modified version of Fly a Kite by Spectacular Sound Productions  Used under the Creative commons Attribution-shareAlike License.

    • 58 min
    Trial of Marvel Heroic. Episode 1 – Rules Overview

    Trial of Marvel Heroic. Episode 1 – Rules Overview

    https://therpgacademy.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/Trial-of-Marvel-Heroic-RPG-Ep-1-Rules-Overview.mp3









    Hello and Welcome to our Trial of Marvel Heroic, the cortex prime powered super-hero RPG published by Margaret Weiss Productions.



    For this trial we have Mark Meredith  ( @MarkMeredith ) as our Watcher  and Myself (@theRpgAcademy) Michael playing as Daredevil.  Jason Flowers ( @JasonMFlow ) is playing as Luke Cage. Eric Paquette ( @EricMPaq  ) plays as Spider-Man.  PK Sullivan ( @PK_Sullivan ) plays as The Immortal Ironfist and Morgan Ellis ( @MCc_Ellis ) is HellCat



    Here is a link to a 'cheat sheet' for the game.





    Here is a link to the Captain America Datafile Mark uses to explain how the characters work.





    Here is a link to Marvel Plot Points, the website Mark operates where you can still find new Marvel Heroic Datafiles.



    Enjoy!





    Comments and Feedback are always welcome.

    Thanks!!

    ~Michael

    E-mail us at TheRpgAcademy/Gmail.

    Follow us on twitter @TheRpgAcademy

    Visit our Facebook Page

    Join our Google+ Community Page at: The RPG Academy

    Support our show by becoming a Patron at www.Patreon.Com/TheRpgAcademy 



    The music used during our intro and outro is a modified version of Fly a Kite by Spectacular Sound Productions  Used under the Creative commons Attribution-shareAlike License.

    • 34 min
    Trial of Fate of Cthulhu Ep 5 – Like Doll’s Eyes!

    Trial of Fate of Cthulhu Ep 5 – Like Doll’s Eyes!

    https://therpgacademy.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/Fate-of-Cthulhu-ep-5-Like-Dolls-Eyes-1.mp3













    Hello and Welcome to our Trial of Fate of Cthulhu from Evil Hat Productions.  For this trial we have Ed Turner (@EddlyT) as our GM and Myself (@theRpgAcademy), Michael (@loserMLW), Chris. (@Burlew_Chris) and Sophie (line developer at Evil Hat) (@mechanteAnemone) as players trying to stop the future.



    Pick up your copy of Fate of Cthulhu here







    Enjoy!





    Comments and Feedback are always welcome.

    Thanks!!

    ~Michael

    E-mail us at TheRpgAcademy/Gmail.

    Follow us on twitter @TheRpgAcademy

    Visit our Facebook Page

    Join our Google+ Community Page at: The RPG Academy

    Support our show by becoming a Patron at www.Patreon.Com/TheRpgAcademy 



    The music used during our intro and outro is a modified version of Fly a Kite by Spectacular Sound Productions  Used under the Creative commons Attribution-shareAlike License.

    • 51 min
    Trial of Fate of Cthulhu Ep 3 – I Don’t Know What’s Going on Either!

    Trial of Fate of Cthulhu Ep 3 – I Don’t Know What’s Going on Either!

    https://therpgacademy.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/Fate-of-Chtulhu-ep-3-I-dont-Know-Whats-Going-On-Either.mp3













    Hello and Welcome to our Trial of Fate of Cthulhu from Evil Hat Productions.  For this trial we have Ed Turner (@EddlyT) as our GM and Myself (@theRpgAcademy), Michael (@loserMLW), Chris. (@Burlew_Chris) and Sophie (line developer at Evil Hat) (@mechanteAnemone) as players trying to stop the future.



    Pick up your copy of Fate of Cthulhu here





    Catch up with episode 1 here



    Catch up with episode 2 here





    Enjoy!





    Comments and Feedback are always welcome.

    Thanks!!

    ~Michael

    E-mail us at TheRpgAcademy/Gmail.

    Follow us on twitter @TheRpgAcademy

    Visit our Facebook Page

    Join our Google+ Community Page at: The RPG Academy

    Support our show by becoming a Patron at www.Patreon.Com/TheRpgAcademy 



    The music used during our intro and outro is a modified version of Fly a Kite by Spectacular Sound Productions  Used under the Creative commons Attribution-shareAlike License.

    • 43 min
    Trial of Fate of Cthulhu Ep 2 – Ollie’s Supposed to be Here.

    Trial of Fate of Cthulhu Ep 2 – Ollie’s Supposed to be Here.

    https://therpgacademy.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/Fate-of-Cthulhu-ep-2-Ollies-Supposed-to-be-Here.mp3













    Hello and Welcome to our Trial of Fate of Cthulhu from Evil Hat Productions.  For this trial we have Ed Turner (@EddlyT) as our GM and Myself (@theRpgAcademy), Michael (@loserMLW), Chris. (@Burlew_Chris) and Sophie (line developer at Evil Hat) (@mechanteAnemone) as players trying to stop the future.



    Pick up your copy of Fate of Cthulhu here







    Check out episode 1 here





    Enjoy!





    Comments and Feedback are always welcome.

    Thanks!!

    ~Michael

    E-mail us at TheRpgAcademy/Gmail.

    Follow us on twitter @TheRpgAcademy

    Visit our Facebook Page

    Join our Google+ Community Page at: The RPG Academy

    Support our show by becoming a Patron at www.Patreon.Com/TheRpgAcademy 



    The music used during our intro and outro is a modified version of Fly a Kite by Spectacular Sound Productions  Used under the Creative commons Attribution-shareAlike License.

    • 48 min

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