Team Chaosium is at the iconic Elephant gates of Berlin's famous Zoologischer Garten. It's one of the Mythos-infused locations in our new #CallOfCthulhu release BERLIN: THE WICKED CITY. And the PDF is available now!
This episode is our attempt to understand what makes a game setting feel real. We looked at the role of game mechanics last episode, but they are only one piece of the puzzle. In order for players to buy into a game, they generally have to find the setting plausible. How does this apply to RPGs set in worlds of fantasy, science fiction or weird horror? And what aspects of historical accuracy make or break a game? Listen here