One Shot is a podcast about role playing games. Every month, host and Game Master James D'Amato leads a group of players on a self-contained adventure. Every adventure will be wrapped up in 4-5 episodes in time for a new story, in a new system, with new players the following month. One Shot will explore ever RP system possible to give listeners a sampling of the possibilities in the wide wild of role playing.
With one of the fiend's shadows ruining everyone's birthday or kids have to scramble to save the day. Unfortunately the unattended grills make problems worse as the docks catch fire. Luckily Freja has the brilliant insight to look to the moon for help.
It's everyone's birthday! Or at least it is in this weird party. With "hotdogs" abound Oswald is intent on everyone joining the festivities and he isn't above using deception to do it. everyone seems to keen to go along, especially since two members of the group have recently been targeted by the fiend. Luckily for them, this birthday has a real laid-back party-dad energy.
Freja rushes ahead of the group and heads into the woods. Like her brother before her, she is separated from the group to be confronted by the fiend. With help from a new friend, she manages to escape and get back to the group. Just in time for a birthday party... FOR EVERYONE.
After Bjorn has a bad time in the woods, the group emerges into a strange outdoor bizarre that is actually kind of like T*rget. If they sold life events, personality traits, and physical/mental characteristics. Exactly the sort of shopping trip every growing child and hotdog-seeking trash animal needs!
Bjorn and Freya are two children dressed for Halloween who find themselves lost in a strange and seemingly endless wood. After coming upon a clearing that seems to be full of mountains of trash. It's hard to imagine they'll find anything useful or friendly here, but the woods have a way of surprising people.
The kids get up to some rambunctious hijinks and maybe steal some candy. Tinsel works to find the recipient of the letter she has addressed to a forgotten hero of the rebellion. Nisha once again helps Lawrence contemplate a future he may never be able to fully brace to prepare for. Also, a hog may get washed.
Mooch and Nisha spend some time talking to a flower while the rest of the party make their way to The Watering Hole- a tavern at the bottom of a sinkhole manufactured by beavers in the center of a lake.
James is lead by Adira Slattery alongside Brennan Lee Mulligan, Charu Patel, and Morgan Nuncio in creating characters and a location in Wanderhome! Discover several Wanderhome playbooks and meet Mooch, Tinsel, Nisha, Lawrence, and Rose before their trip to The Watering Hole.
Things go from bad to worse. In the middle of a harsh winter and influenza season with the miners struggling to organize management hires Pinkertons. In the face of such harsh conditions, the miners turn from thoughts of unity to plans for revenge.