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Episode 041: On Bottom

May 11th, 2009 · Joe · 4 Comments

* Congratulations Bear Swarm, you’re a year old! How did that happen?

* V3 is June 6th (V3 location information will appear at the end of our episodes beginning with episode 42)

* Last week’s contest Google doc form is here (click the link). We also clarify evolutionary items.

* Campaign Design, the Bottom Up approach. You can find an outline, and actual notes on the Plus 1 page.

* What beginning steps mirror the Top Down approach.

* Character generation and the character theme

* Establishing conflict

* The Character Domino Effect

* Adventure (non-character) focused Bottom Up design

* The Fog of War

* All podcasters are liars, except for 3/4 of the PodgeCast

* A SECOND CONTEST! Go ahead and click here to open the form and submit.

* Matt goes insane

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4 responses so far ↓

  • 1 cr0m // May 13, 2009 at 1:02 pm

    Hey, the bottom up design notes aren’t on the plus1 page yet.

    cr0m

  • 2 Mike // May 17, 2009 at 2:34 am

    STOP TALKING ABOUT MY MOM! :(

  • 3 Joe // May 17, 2009 at 5:50 am

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