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Incantations Episode 6 – Design Diary 1

We’ve got some new stuff to talk about on Incantations. Monte Cook published a design diary and we go over the details he included.

Show Notes


Segment One – Dev Diary 1 (The Careful Gaze of the Grigori)

  • Invisible Sun Design Diary 1: Stats — link

    Follow us at: @drscottrobinson and @tex_red on Twitter.

    We can be contacted via email at incantationspodcast@gmail.com.

    You can also get in touch with us on the Invisible Sun G+ community.

    Music in the episode was drawn from the song “Beyond” by Wes Otis and Plate Mail Games. It is available at DriveThruRPG.

    Invisible Sun is the intellectual property of Monte Cook Games.
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    Incantations Episode 5 — The Green Sun and Secret Keeping Techniques of the Alchemists

    This time on Incantations we wander back down the Path of Suns to the Green sun. After talking about the verdant expanses we talk about secret keeping techniques of alchemists and how they might be useful in our Invisible Sun campaigns.

    Show Notes


    Segment One – The Green Sun (The Careful Gaze of the Grigori)

    • The Green Sun — link
    • The Parliament of Trees — link (wiki), link2 (DC Wikia)

    Segment Two – Secret Keeping Techniques of the Alchemists (A Distant Light Pierces the Mist)

    • The Secrets of Alchemy — link
    • Twelve Keys of Basil Valentine — link
    • The Ninth Gate (movie) — link

    Follow us at: @drscottrobinson and @tex_red on Twitter.

    We can be contacted via email at incantationspodcast@gmail.com.

    You can also get in touch with us on the Invisible Sun G+ community.

    Music in the episode was drawn from the song “Beyond” by Wes Otis and Plate Mail Games. It is available at DriveThruRPG.

    Invisible Sun is the intellectual property of Monte Cook Games.
    Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | RSS

    Incantations Episode 4 — Vances and Suspiria

    This time on Incantations we focus on the first order of the Invisible Church, the Order of the Vance. We also take some time to talk about the classic Argento horror film Suspiria in the lead up to Halloween.

    Show Notes


    Segment One – Vances (The Careful Gaze of the Grigori)

    • Vance video overview — (link)
    • Vances (Kickstarter update) — (link)
    • Dying Earth, Jack Vance — (link)

    Segment Two – Suspiria (A Distant Light Pierces the Mist)

    • Information on the “Three Mothers” trilogy — (link)
    • A gallery of stills from Suspiria (NSFW) — (link)
    • A youtube video with a nice sample of the Suspiria soundtrack from Goblin — (link)
    • Do you dare click the link? I warned you — (link)

    Follow us at: @drscottrobinson and @tex_red on Twitter.

    We can be contacted via email at incantationspodcast@gmail.com.

    You can also get in touch with us on the Invisible Sun G+ community.

    Music in the episode was drawn from the song “Beyond” by Wes Otis and Plate Mail Games. It is available at DriveThruRPG.

    Invisible Sun is the intellectual property of Monte Cook Games.
    Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | RSS

    Incantations Episode 3 — The Silver Sun and Surreal Orcs

    This time we start down the Path of Suns by talking about the Silver sun. We also discuss how to take orcs and make them Surreal to fit into the Invisible Sun RPG.

    Show Notes

    Segment One – (The Careful Gaze of the Grigori) The Silver Sun

    • Overview of the Suns and the Silver Sun (Kickstarter description) — link

    Segment Two – (Reflect a Different Truth) Making Orcs Surreal

    Follow us at: @drscottrobinson and @tex_red on Twitter.

    We can also be contacted via email at incantationspodcast@gmail.com.

    You can also get in touch with us on the Invisible Sun G+ community.

    Music in the episode was drawn from the song “Beyond” by Wes Otis and Plate Mail Games. It is available at Drivethrurpg. Also check out his currently running kickstarter for a Dungeon World compatible RPG setting with fantasy audio tracks (link).

    Invisible Sun is the intellectual property of Monte Cook Games.

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    Incantations Episode 2 — Character Sentences and Doom Patrol

    This time we talk about the character sentences that we’ll be working with in Invisible Sun, then discuss Grant Morrison’s run on Doom Patrol and how it can be used as inspiration for the game.

    Show Notes

    Segment One – (The Careful Gaze of the Grigori) Character Sentences

    • Some examples of character sentences from the Kickstarter — link
    • Foundation — link
    • Heart — link
    • Order — link
    • Forte — link

    Segment Two – (A Distant Light Pierces the Mist) Doom Patrol, Book 1: Crawling from the Wreckage.

    • Doom Patrol (wikipedia) — link
    • Amazon entry for “Doom Patrol, Book 1: Crawling from the Wreckage” TPB — link

    Follow us at: @drscottrobinson and @tex_red on Twitter.

    We can also be contacted via email at incantationspodcast@gmail.com.

    You can also get in touch with us on the Invisible Sun G+ community.

    Music in the episode was drawn from the song “Beyond” by Wes Otis and Plate Mail Games. It is available at Drivethrurpg. Also check out his currently running kickstarter for a Dungeon World compatible RPG setting with fantasy audio tracks (link).

    Invisible Sun is the intellectual property of Monte Cook Games.

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    Incantations Episode 1 — Introduction to Invisible Sun

    It’s Incantations, an Invisible Sun Podcast. This is our inaugural episode in which we talk a bit about ourselves then run through an overview of the upcoming Invisible Sun RPG from Monte Cook Games. Welcome to the Incantations Podcast Blog. We will use this blog to post show notes and other material related to Invisible Sun. We expect that most of the interaction will occur through posting to the Invisible Sun G+ community.

    Show Notes

    Segment One – (Salvedictions)  Host introductions

    Segment Two – (The Careful Gaze of the Grigori) Introducing Invisible Sun

    • Salvador Dali’s Persistence of Memory — link
    • The components of the Invisible Sun box / the Black Cube — link
    • The Path of Suns — link
    • The sooth deck — link
    • The Unmarked podcast — link
    • Three modes of game play — link
    • The Incantations Podcast Blog — link

    Follow us at: @drscottrobinson and @tex_red on Twitter.

    You can also get in touch with us on the Invisible Sun G+ community.

    Music in the episode was drawn from the song “Beyond” by Wes Otis and Plate Mail Games. It is available at Drivethrurpg. Also check out his currently running kickstarter for a Dungeon World compatible RPG setting with fantasy audio tracks (link).

    Invisible Sun is the intellectual property of Monte Cook Games.

    Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | RSS