On today’s episode we sit down with Alex Roberts to learn about and create characters for her new game, Star Crossed!
00:00:00 - Announcements
00:04:42 - Introductions
00:07:01 - What’s in a Game?
00:07:13 - The Common Thread for Infinite Settings
00:08:45 - What Do Characters Do in Star Crossed?
00:10:42 - What Do You Need to Play Star Crossed?
00:12:55 - What is Unique?
00:16:04 - History of the Game
00:25:44 - Term Definitions
00:29:42 - The X Card and Its Importance
00:34:09 - Let’s Make Some People
00:34:17 - First Steps: Creating a World
00:35:42 - Amelia and Ryan Brainstorm with Alex
00:37:42 - Amelia and Ryan Pick a Setting for Their Couple
00:42:17 - The Character Sheets - Lead/Follow Explained
00:50:52 - Amelia and Ryan - Who am I?
00:51:37 - Amelia and Ryan - What is most attractive about ourselves?
00:53:22 - Amelia and Ryan - What two things about me do I not know is attractive?
00:54:42 - Episode Closer
Guests and Projects:
Alex Roberts: @muscularpikachu
Bully Pulpit Games
Dialect by Thorny Games
Threadbear by Stephanie Bryant
Sig: The City Between by Genesis of Legend
Game systems discussed in this episode:
Star Crossed! by Bully Pulpit Games
Other Games Mentioned as inspiration for Star Crossed!:
Kagematsu by Cream Alien Games (website)
Character Inspired Mix Tapes:
Amelia and Ryan’s Couple
Clip 2: Backstory podcast opening theme
Character Creation Cast: @CreationCast
Amelia Antrim: @gingerreckoning
Ryan Boelter: @lordneptune
Our Website: http://www.charactercreationcast.com