In this episode Brandon and James about XP as feedback loops and how some games have started using player controlled experience tracks as a way of signaling to the GM what kinds of stories they’re interested in. Brandon talks about some changes he’s making to PdlP and generally the boys ramble around for a while before getting on topic.


Games mentions in this episode:


Masks: A New Generation

World Wide Wrestling

Urban Shadows

Bluebeard’s Bride


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