Episode 039: Magic 101 – 1 of 2

This is Critical Glitch, a Shadowrun Podcast Episode 039

Your host, The Most Dangerous Man in Gaming – Tim Patrick

Co-Host: Bob “Dr. Meatgrinder” Loper

Co-Host, Mike “Cadre Elite” Messmer

Magic in the Shadowrun world is vast and can be complicated as such we had to split this episode into two parts. We start by covering the types of awakened characters you can portray such as the Hermetic Mage, the Shaman, the Adept, the Aspected Mage (and why you should not), and finally the cracked out Mystic Adept. We talk a bit about the different paths available to Shamans, and why everyone can use a Mentor Spirit. We cover casting spells, countering spells, how to resist them, and how to calculate your drain. We also spend a bit of time talking about the Spirits and the difference between a bound and unbound spirit and what they can do for you.

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Episode 001 Shadowrun Then and Now

This is Critical Glitch, a Shadowrun Podcast. Episode 001

Your host, Steven A. Tinner, GM to the Stars

Co-Host, The Most Dangerous Man in Gaming – Tim Patrick

Scan This 01:00

Revisit of Episode 000 Shadowrun Lethality

Dave’s Clubhouse

Game Table Adventures

Cracked out PC concepts

Online game tools such as Skype, Roll20.net, Tabletopforge

Tell it to them Straight 18:40

SRM 04-11: Election Day

Just vote, Weather

Behind the Scenes 22:40

Sacrificial Limb

Disney the birth of Horizon

Heavy Gear by Gearcrack

Nestle matrix data miners

Pushing the Envelope 31:22

Our thoughts on Catalyst Game Labs Shadowrun 2050

 Debugging 47:00

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