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Ryoko Owari

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Ryoko Owari: City of Lies GM Advice

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David and Austin sit down to discuss some of the issues Game Masters often encounter. They use the Ryoko Owari: City of Lies game as the reference point to provide advice, raise questions, and examine roll playing games from the perspective of the person behind the screen.Some of the topics include:PC DeathPlayer/Character investmentDivergence between GM and player visionRunning a game from a moduleRunning a different system from a modulePacing a mystery and/or sandbox

1hr 17mins

27 Aug 2020

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Ryoko Owari: City of Lies Debrief

This American Dice

We played 29 sessions = 57 episodes plus this. We killed a few major named characters. How did it go? Get the inside scoop on the system and setting with the whole crew.In the second largest city in the Emerald Empire, there are four new Emerald Magistrates appointed to enforce the Emperor’s laws. On the top of their list of priorities is find out who killed their predecessor. But can they accomplish their goals without being corrupted by a city that is known as the biggest den of sin in Rokugan?Can they find the truth in the City of Lies?Ryoko Owari: City of Lies is:Toan as Kakita AjiBranden as Hida IshiDavid as Bayushi TaiyoAndrew as Agasha YugareAustin as the Game MasterSetting and Npcs based on the City of Lies box set by Greg StolzSystem by Brannen Taylor of Galileo GamesTheme music is Mission of Danger by Lobo Loco

2hr 6mins

20 Aug 2020

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Ryoko Owari: City of Lies Finale!

This American Dice

The Grand Finale!Who will live and who will die?And what will be the fate of a city beset by demons and corruption?In the second largest city in the Emerald Empire, there are four new Emerald Magistrates appointed to enforce the Emperor’s laws. On the top of their list of priorities is find out who killed their predecessor. But can they accomplish their goals without being corrupted by a city that is known as the biggest den of sin in Rokugan?Can they find the truth in the City of Lies?Ryoko Owari: City of Lies is:Toan as Kakita AjiBranden as Hida IshiDavid as Bayushi TaiyoAndrew as Agasha YugareAustin as the Game MasterSetting and Npcs based on the City of Lies box set by Greg StolzSystem by Brannen Taylor of Galileo GamesTheme music is Mission of Danger by Lobo LocoAdditional music for this episode includes:Winter is Coming Adagio by Dan Yan KeyCue 5 Dark Sombre Spooky Ambient by SoulaflairChurchy by Covenand Mission of Danger by Lobo Loco

1hr 14mins

13 Aug 2020

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Ryoko Owari: City of Lies Episode 21

This American Dice

vengeance is a force that seems to move the world. Though they are far apart on the celestial ladder, samurai and merchants alike seek deadly redress. How far is Ryoko Owari about to descend into chaos, and who will be the next to descend into a grave?In the second largest city in the Emerald Empire, there are four new Emerald Magistrates appointed to enforce the Emperor’s laws. On the top of their list of priorities is find out who killed their predecessor. But can they accomplish their goals without being corrupted by a city that is known as the biggest den of sin in Rokugan?Can they find the truth in the City of Lies?Ryoko Owari: City of Lies is:Toan as Kakita AjiBranden as Hida IshiDavid as Bayushi TaiyoAndrew as Agasha YugareAustin as the Game MasterSetting and Npcs based on the City of Lies box set by Greg StolzSystem by Brannen Taylor of Galileo GamesTheme music is Mission of Danger by Lobo Loco

51mins

5 Dec 2019

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Ryoko Owari: City of Lies Episode 20

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What happens when a merchant in the city’s most secretive trade is robbed? What happens when two of the magistrates are at complete cross purposes in an investigation? And is Yugare willing to arrest Ogeie’s killer who ever they may be?In the second largest city in the Emerald Empire, there are four new Emerald Magistrates appointed to enforce the Emperor’s laws. On the top of their list of priorities is find out who killed their predecessor. But can they accomplish their goals without being corrupted by a city that is known as the biggest den of sin in Rokugan?Can they find the truth in the City of Lies?Ryoko Owari: City of Lies is:Toan as Kakita AjiBranden as Hida IshiDavid as Bayushi TaiyoAndrew as Agasha YugareAustin as the Game MasterSetting and Npcs based on the City of Lies box set by Greg StolzSystem by Brannen Taylor of Galileo GamesTheme music is Mission of Danger by Lobo Loco

54mins

28 Nov 2019

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Ryoko Owari: City of Lies Episode 11

This American Dice

What happens when your back is against the wall? What happens when no one will put out a fire….because of what it’s burning? What happens when you run out of cash…and run out of good will? And how far can you go, before you can’t turn back?In the second largest city in the Emerald Empire, there are four new Emerald Magistrates appointed to enforce the Emperor’s laws. On the top of their list of priorities is find out who killed their predecessor. But can they accomplish their goals without being corrupted by a city that is known as the biggest den of sin in Rokugan?Can they find the truth in the City of Lies?Ryoko Owari: City of Lies is:Toan as Kakita AjiBranden as Hida IshiDavid as Bayushi TaiyoAndrew as Agasha YugareAustin as the Game MasterSetting and Npcs based on the City of Lies box set by Greg StolzSystem by Brannen Taylor of Galileo GamesTheme music is Mission of Danger by Lobo LocoAdditional music includes Petrichor by Mid-Air Machine

1hr 43mins

2 Aug 2019