What’s Hot in Story Games 2016? – Dragonmeet 2016 seminar (48 mins) Download
An annual lookback at 2016 and some of the games and trends in story games and narrative rpgs.
Ric moderated this seminar at Dragonmeet on 3rd December 2016. The panel was Rob, Grant Howitt, Joanna Piancastelli and Lloyd Gyan. (Read the hand-outs, including popular con games, biggest kickstarters and top patreons and a list of games released in 2016)
0007 Rob Carnel on Soap Bubble by Joshua Fox and Annex by John Keyworth
1627 Rob Carnel on smaller games and game competitions
200 word rpg challenge
Golden Cobra Challenge
7th Sea 2e kickstarter
John Harper’s Patreon (Breakers)
Grant Howitt’s Patreon (The Witch is Dead, Golden Sea)
Blades in the Dark
3740 Lloyd Gyan on online gaming and meeting new people
Tabletop RPG One Shot facebook group
4124 Do high production values reduce accessibility?
4307 Views on second editions of indie games?
Apocalypse World 2e
4449 Upcoming games we’re excited about?
Monkey: A Second Incarnation
4608 Playing rpgs in public?
Rob Carnel is a game critic, zine editor and one of the most prolific game-runners at London Indiemeet.
Grant Howitt is a freelance writer and the game designer behind Goblin Quest, Drunken Bear Fighter and Doctor Magnethands. This year he ran the very successful kickstarter for his new game Unbound.
Joanna Piancastelli is a globe-trotting game designer, just returned from the Metatopia game design convention in America and Convention of Thorns, the newest Polish castle larp. Her game Before the Storm is published in the Seven Wonders anthology from Pelgrane Press, and she’s currently working on a play-by-video larp design.
Lloyd Gyan is a lover of indie and story games and also a GMing phenomenon.