Episode 175: Mummy: The Curse 2nd Edition Deep Dive

Onyx Pathcast

In which Eddy, Matthew, and Dixie dive deep into the Deathless experience!

  • Faxanadu bugs! The f- you say?
  • Starting on Ataris and Commodores and moving to the NES
  • The pains and pleasures of nostalgia in video games and TTRPGs
  • Playing different timelines in Mummy: The Curse
  • Some of Mummy: The Curse 1st Edition’s Strengths and Weaknesses
  • Affecting the passage of time in Mummy
  • Carrying modern Skills to historic eras
  • Expanding the range of playable characters to immortals and sorcerers
  • The size of Chronicles of Darkness core books and the volume of information within them
  • Design choices for Mummy (what to include and what to exclude)
  • Making Mummy accessible
  • Reimagining games like Trinity and supplements as bug fixes
  • Slimming Mummy and other Chronicles of Darkness games down
  • Media inspirations for Mummy
  • Does Mummy have a metaplot?
  • Memory issues (and forgetting to add things to the core book)
  • Changing course on powers (Utterances and Affinities) during the Kickstarter
  • Arms of Ahriman controversy!
  • Presenting pulpy 1920 adventures next to stories of personal horror
  • Pyramid level play
  • Werewolf on Kickstarter!
  • The godawful goddamn movie named Moonbound

Links:

  • Should Old Games Be Fixed?: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FeemO9yW-hs
  • Mummy: The Curse 2nd Edition: https://www.drivethrurpg.com/product/347148/Mummy-The-Curse-Second-Edition?affiliate_id=13
  • Promethean: The Created 2nd Edition: https://www.drivethrurpg.com/product/189395/Promethean-the-Created-2nd-Edition?affiliate_id=13
  • Wraith: The Oblivion 20th Anniversary Edition: https://www.drivethrurpg.com/product/233842/Wraith-The-Oblivion-20th-Anniversary-Edition?affiliate_id=13
  • Exalted: Essence: https://exalted-essence.backerkit.com/hosted_preorders
  • W20 Apocalyptic Record Kickstarter: http://kck.st/3kssZwU
  • Onyx Path YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/user/TheOnyxPath
  • Onyx Path Twitch: https://www.twitch.tv/theonyxpath
  • Onyx Path Discord: https://discord.gg/5uckcBk