Tag Archive for One-Shot

It’s all or nothing in this single-session adventure.

Fiasco – ‘Picture Perfect’

What happens when a wealthy small town businessman gets his trophy wife a job managing a gas station in order to teach her a lesson about managing money and responsibility? She teams up with her former high school lover and her gay stepson to blackmail that sonuvabitch! Find out whether or not their scheme works in this hilarious game of Fiasco.

“Happy Birthday, Master!”

Who are these people?  Why are they all maids?  Where did all of these Utah Raptors come from?  Where am I?  Where are my pants?

All these questions and more are not answered in this one-shot of Maid: The Role Playing Game I ran over Spring Break for a bunch of people.  Rusty GMing skills and pop-culture references abound!

Maid’s homepage: http://www.maidrpg.com/

Notes of Madness – Playtest 1

In late June 1928, George Gershwin returned to New York from Paris where he had hoped to study with famous composition teacher, Nadia Boulanger. She declined his request, however that doesn’t mean he returned empty-handed. Three mysterious pages of an unknown score plague his thoughts. When the investigators come upon these, where will they lead them?

Ars Serpentis – Playtest 1

In the winter of 2008, the students and faculty at the bucolic Laurel College are gearing up to celebrate the bicentennial of the school’s founding. However, the mood on campus has somewhat darkened due to a pair of unexplained disappearances that neither the college officials, nor the local authorities, seem willing to address. Now, a third person has disappeared, and a team of Investigators has assembled to get to the bottom of the mystery. Can they discover the truth behind the disappearances, expose those responsible, and rescue the missing people before it’s too late? (SPOILER: No, no they can’t…)