+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 102 Folge(n) erschienen. Alle zwei Wochen gibt es eine neue Folge dieses Podcasts

Thirsty Sword Lesbians

Rach interviews April Walsh about her game currently in playtest called Thirsty Sword Lesbians. Timecodes: 0:42  - Read a Sitch on Safety Tools 12:15  - Open Your Brain to Thirsty Sword Lesbians 21:27  - Act Under Fire with a Scoundrel...


 2020-02-11  41m

Alphas 2019

Rach interviews new and seasoned designers about their newest PbtA designs while she's at Metatopia 2019. Be warned, these game designs are not yet finished and not publicly available. Feel free to follow the designers and hear more! Show Notes: Noel...


 2020-01-27  33m

Trophy RPG Kickstarter Special

Timecodes 00:01:20 - History and development of Trophy 00:11:15 - Trophy Dark 00:13:51 - Trophy Gold 00:21:05 - Trophy Loom 00:25:17 - Kickstarter details Links


 2020-01-17  40m

Last Fleet

Rach interviews Josh Fox of Black Armada Games about his game Last Fleet, which is on Kickstarter NOW! Timecodes: 3:50 - Read a Sitch on Better 1st Sessions 9:48 - Open Your Brain to Last Fleet 18:03 - Act Under Fire with Florence the harried...


 2020-01-14  36m


Rich interviews Vivien Feasson about his game Libreté, which is on Kickstarter NOW! Timecodes: 02:58 - Read a Sitch on the frequency of tests or rolls in a PbtA game 09:39 - Open your Brain to Libreté 18:57 - Act Under Fire with Plussy and Libreté...


 2020-01-09  41m

Lessons Learned in 2019 and 2020 Gamer Resolutions

Rach and Rich talk about the lessons they learned playing and running PbtA games in 2019, and they make their Gamer Resolutions for 2020. Timecodes: 01:23 - Rich's Lessons Learned in 2019 05:31 - Rach's Lessons Learned in 2019  16:04 - Rich...


 2020-01-02  53m

Escape from Dino Island

Rach interviews Sam Tung and Sam Roberts about their action-packed adventure game Escape from Dino Island! Timecodes: 04:11 - Read a Sitch on running and playing low-prep games 12:56 - Open Your Brain to Escape from Dino Island 23:27 - Act Under Fire...


 2019-12-12  45m

Descent into Midnight

Rich and Rach interview Rich Howard and Richard Kreutz-Landry about their game Descent into Midnight, which is coming to Kickstarter in early 2020! Third game designer Taylor couldn't make the recording, sadly. Timecodes: 3:27 - Read a Sitch with...


 2019-11-27  56m

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.


 2019-11-21  1h1m


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...


 2019-11-12  37m