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Offline DMMike

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Save For Half Episode 04: "Cyborg Commando"
« on: May 16, 2017, 10:08:33 PM »
Save For Half Episode 04: "Cyborg Commando"

This 1987 RPG, produced by Gary Gygax and Frank Mentzer with Kim Mohan, has a reputation in the gaming hobby as one of the worst RPGs ever designed. But is it really that bad? Your determined Save for Half-ling DMs take a dive into this game and see if lives up to his reputation or is instead a gem in the rough!

It's all here at: http://saveforhalf.com/

Links mentioned in this show:

Designers & Dragons - Evil Hat Productions
http://www.evilhat.com/home/designers-dragons/

New Infinities Productions history on Wikipedia
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/New_Infinities_Productions

Sanctum Secorum - A Library of Dark Thoughts
http://sanctum.media/blog/

The Kingdoms - Interview with Gary Gygax
http://www.keithrobinson.me/thekyngdoms/interviews/garygygax.php


Don't forget to drop us an email at saveforhalfpodcast(at)gmail.com to give your opinions of the show!

Be sure to check out our forums at:

Save for Half at Original D&D Forums
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Victorious: Steampunk Adventure in the Age of SuperMankind
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Re: Save For Half Episode 04: "Cyborg Commando"
« Reply #1 on: May 17, 2017, 10:21:36 AM »
I am really enjoying listening to this one.

Thanks for moving letters to their own podcasts!
Please try my old school computer game (link) and tell me what you think.

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Re: Save For Half Episode 04: "Cyborg Commando"
« Reply #2 on: May 17, 2017, 02:06:04 PM »
Listened to this on my jog this morning. Sounds like a cool idea that just didn't pan out. I'd certainly be interested in trying it if someone were running it. Maybe one day someone will 'clone' it and flesh it out a bit?