+1 Forward

+1 Forward is a show about games using the Apocalypse Engine. We cover these games in play, and talk about the many flavors of games Powered by the Apocalypse. Each episode will have a discussion about mechanics, as well as an example of play.


Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 40m. Bisher sind 84 Folge(n) erschienen. Dies ist ein zweiwöchentlich erscheinender Podcast


GMing PbtA Games Panel

During Gauntlet Con 2019, Rich moderated a panel with his co-host Rach and expert MCs Marissa Kelly of Magpie Games and Phil Vecchione of Encoded Designs.




Rach interviews Mikko Karttunen about his Renaissance-era PbtA game featuring intrigue, character drama, and a little bit of magic Timecodes: 02:09 - Read a Sitch about player-driven game play 10:36 - Open your Brain... to Blightburg 21:23 - Act...



Gauntlet Con 2019 LIVE episode

Time Codes: 02:54 - Games Rich is playing 28:01 - Games Rach is playing 40:31 - Intro of second topic - mini-movie nights! 41:31 - Rach tackles BSG episode 33 through the lens of Night Witches 49:00 - Rich tackles 1981 movie Thief through the lens of...



Ross Rifle KS Edition

Rach interviews Daniel and Daniel from Dundas West Games about their Kickstarter edition of Ross Rifles. Timecodes: 01:54 - Read a Sitch about actual horror vs. supernatural horror in RPGs 09:45 - Open your Brain.. to Ross Rifles 25:39 - Act Under...



Movie Night - Fury Road and Apocalypse World 2nd Edition

Rach and Rich continue Movie Night, a new series where we pair a movie and a PbtA RPG and talk about how you can watch the movie and improve your experience with the game. Our second pairing is Mad Max Fury Road and Apocalypse World 2nd Edition ...


 2019-10-18  47m


Timecodes: 02:17 - Read a Sitch about protagonization in PbtA games 10:53 - Open Your Brain to Root the RPG 29:40 - Act Under Fire with Zola the Fox Ranger KS Link: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/magpiegames/root-the-tabletop-roleplaying-game


 2019-10-02  54m

Disposable Heroes

Timecodes: 3:23 - Read a Sitch about running games for younger and older folks for their first time 11:40 - Open your Brain to Disposable Heroes 25:34 -  Act Under Fire with some Disposable Heroes and the Chaos-infused Shadow of What-Was-Once...


 2019-09-23  43m

Don't Pay the Ferryman

Timecodes: 01:49 - Read a Sitch about Interpreting Games with more Creativity 07:41 - Open Your Brain to Don't Pay the Ferryman 14:25 - Act Under Fire with Plussy the Ork Harlequin The cool ork picture Rich mentioned in the episode can be seen here:...


 2019-09-09  30m

Kult: Divinity Lost

Timecodes: 02:35 - Read a Sitch about employing improv in games 12:30 - Open Your Brain to Kult 30:35 - Act Under Fire with The Driver  You can purchase Kult: Divinity Lost from Drive Thru RPG here (aff):...


 2019-08-26  52m


Timecodes: 01:23 - Read a Sitch about exploring gender in PbtA games 09:29 - Open Your Brain to Turn 20:28 - Act Under Fire with Logan Lassiter You can find Turn on Beau's Itch here: https://briebeau.itch.io/turn Or buy it on DrivethruRPG...


 2019-07-30  40m