+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 38m. Bisher sind 77 Folge(n) erschienen. Alle zwei Wochen gibt es eine neue Folge dieses Podcasts


Spirit of 77

Rich sits down with David Kizzia from Monkeyfun Studios! Introduction David’s start with Apocalypse World (00:28) Read a Sitch Designing adventures for PbtA games (02:04) Open Your Brain - Spirit of 77 Overview (07:13) Some differences with...


 2016-12-15  35m

Monsterhearts 2

Rich is joined by Avery Alder from Buried Without Ceremony! Introduction Avery’s start with Apocalypse World (00:28) Read a Sitch Managing emotional bleed (03:22) Open Your Brain - Monsterhearts 2 Overview (15:22) Turn Someone On (19:53) Pulling...


 2016-11-29  38m

Bluebeard's Bride

Rich welcomes Marissa Kelly & Sarah Richardson from Magpie Games! Read a Sitch When and how to trigger moves (00:47) Open Your Brain - Bluebeard’s Bride Overview (04:21) Some differences with Apocalypse World (06:01) Shiver From Fear move...


 2016-11-17  50m


This week, Rich is joined by Brendan Conway from Magpie Games! Introduction Brendan’s start with AW (00:38) Read a Sitch Juggling the spotlight (01:55) Open Your Brain - Masks Overview (10:02) Shifting labels (13:11) Team (17:35) Intent vs action...


 2016-11-03  45m

Legend of the Elements

Rich welcomes Max Hervieux of the Logbook Project. Introduction Max’s start with Apocalypse World (00:24) Read a Sitch Named villains vs. mooks (01:09) Open Your Brain - Legend of the Elements Overview (04:40) Chakras & Chi (05:40) Tags &...


 2016-10-20  30m


Introduction Marissa’s start with Apocalypse World (00:23) Read a Sitch Running one-shots (01:21) Open Your Brain - Epyllion Overview (07:10) Differences with Apocalypse World (07:46) Moon Magic move (08:39) Suitability for younger players (10:24)...


 2016-10-05  42m

Action Movie World

Rich is joined by Ian Williams of Flatland Games. Introduction Ian’s start with Apocalypse World (00:22) Read a Sitch The idea of initiative in Apocalypse World (02:50) Open Your Brain - Action Movie World Overview (09:06) Mechanical differences...


 2016-09-21  41m

Monster of the Week

Introduction Michael’s start with Apocalypse World (0:23) Read a Sitch Snowballing moves (01:32) Night Witches (04:41) Open Your Brain Overview (08:05) Luck and other key differences with Apocalypse World (09:40) Use Magic (13:33) Resurrection...


 2016-09-07  32m

Velvet Glove

This week, Rich welcomes Sarah Richardson from Magpie Games! Warning: this episode has some mild adult content.  Introduction Sarah’s start with Apocalypse World (00:27) Read a Sitch Making memorable NPCs (02:10) Open Your Brain - Velvet Glove...


 2016-08-24  24m

Night Witches

Rich is joined by Jason Morningstar from Bully Pulpit Games. Introduction Jason’s start with Apocalypse World (00:24) Read a Sitch Exploring gendered moves in Sagas of the Icelanders (02:07) Open Your Brain - Night Witches Overview (06:47) Marks...


 2016-08-10  42m