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The Redacted Files

Stories of adventure and suspense. One bad die roll at a time. TRF is an Actual Play podcast focused on having fun playing all the systems we can get our hands on. We release new episodes every Sunday!

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140 Control Copy [Delta Green]

Today marks TRF's 3 year anniversary! Thank you so much to all of our players and listeners for all you do! To give back, here's a bonus episode of Delta Green. A team of agents is sent to investigate a series of gruesome murders, in which a former Delta Green agent is the prime suspect. GM: Aser Players: Ben, Megan, Rob D. System: Delta Green Music by Kevin MacLeod, "Day of Chaos"(incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/ For more information visit us at The Redacted Files. What to help us out? Check out our Patreon. 

1hr 19mins

16 Jun 2017

Rank #1

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201 Cypher System: Infinity Shift [Cypher]

Revisiting a theme from TRF's very first episode, we take you to a lightly manned USAF base where nothing exciting ever happens. Then some switches are flipped and all hell breaks loose, or is it more than just one? GM: Aser Players: Dustin, Jack, Megan, Mike, and Millie. System: Cypher System Episode edited by Joshua Wright  Music by Kevin MacLeod, "Private Reflections." (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/ For more information visit us at The Redacted Files. What to help us out? Check out our Patreon. 

2hr 9mins

12 Aug 2018

Rank #2

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113 We Got This 1: What Could Possibly Go Wrong [WH40k Only War]

The 12th Elysian Drop Troops confidently approach the Star Fort Lycurgos on a heroic mission to retake it from secessionists and heretics. GM: Megan Players: Aser, John, Mike D., and Zack.  System: Warhammer 40k: Only War Music by Kevin MacLeod, "Killers" and "Fife and Drum." (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/ For more information visit The Redacted Files. To help support us, check out our Patreon.

1hr 2mins

18 Dec 2016

Rank #3

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150 Scum and Villainy 1: Smash and Grab [Blades in the Dark]

We start playing in the Star Wars universe as the crew of a perfectly legitimate salvage ship attempts to recover components from a wrecked Trade Federation battleship. There’s just one problem, someone lives on top of it. GM: Aser Players: Jonn, Landan, Megan, and Patrick System: Blades in the Dark, Scum and Villainy Hack  Music by Audioblocks, "Return to Naybala"(audioblocks.com) For more information visit us at The Redacted Files. What to help us out? Check out our Patreon.

1hr 3mins

20 Aug 2017

Rank #4

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175 Delta Green: Observer Effect pt 1 [Delta Green]

A group of agents is brought together to investigate a series of strange occurrences at a privately funded research site. The more they learn, the less it all makes sense and they're racing a clock they don't know is there.  GM: Aser Tolentino Players: Ben, Jack, Megan, Mike D., Rob System: Delta Green Music by Kevin MacLeod, "Day of Chaos"(incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/ For more information visit us at The Redacted Files. What to help us out? Check out our Patreon. 

1hr 45mins

28 Jan 2018

Rank #5

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011 The Redacted Files: Px Poker Night pt 3 [D20 Modern]

The group heads in to the BX to win big at poker. Unfortunately, the chaos near the van continues to cause them problems.  See www.theredactedfiles.com for credits d20 Modern Open License The d20 Modern SRD is used under the Open Game License v 1.0 Copyright 2000, Wizards of the Coast, Inc.

2hr 27mins

15 Sep 2014

Rank #6

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248 Cthulhu Confidential: Never Let Me Go [Cthulhu Confidential]

Celebrating Five Years of playing RPGs, this episode sees PI Dex Raymond taking on a case for a wife who’s concerned about how her husband is growing distant. GM: Megan Players: Aser  System: Cthulhu Confidential If you like winning cool prizes, please checkout our giveaway! (Sorry, we have to limit entries to North America) Special thanks to our Agent+ patrons: Ben, Bernie, Chris, Denise, Eric, Fandible, John, Jonn, LordTentacle, Nyssa, Patrick, Stuart, Terryann, and Tom. Music by Kevin MacLeod, “Mystery Sax.” (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License    For more information visit The Redacted Files. To help support us, check out our Patreon. You can also find us on Discord!

42mins

16 Jun 2019

Rank #7

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024 Unraveling of the Ninth World Episode 2: Hell is Other People [Numenera]

Upon learning about the menu at No Hope, our three "heroes" resolve to find a way out of Hell as soon as possible.  For credits and more information visit www.theredactedfiles.com

1hr 12mins

20 Jan 2015

Rank #8

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220 Red Alert 1: Trial and Error [Star Trek Adventures]

The newly recommissioned USS Ophelia has been picked for to test a promising new warp coil design. But when things go disastrously awry, some new officers will have to rise to the occasion. GM: Aser Players: Jonn, Landan, Megan, Nyssa, and Patrick System: Star Trek Adventures For more information visit us at The Redacted Files. What to help us out? Check out our Patreon. You can also find us on Discord! Music by Kevin MacLeod, "Numinous Shine" (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

1hr 4mins

9 Dec 2018

Rank #9

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162 Apocalypse World 1: Into the Wild [Apocalypse World]

A settlement that has managed to survive despite all odds sends out their best (?) and brightest (?) to investigate a threat on their territory. GM: Matt Players: Aser, Megan, Mike D, Mike G System: Apocalypse World Music by Kevin MacLeod, "In a Heartbeat"(incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/ For more information visit us at The Redacted Files. What to help us out? Check out our Patreon. 

1hr 6mins

5 Nov 2017

Rank #10

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094 Mysteries of the Ninth World 18: Let it Go [Numenera]

As they make their way back to Nihliesh, the adventurers have a new mission. Find Ilthana. Featuring Aser, Chuck, Landan, Megan, Mike, and Shaunna. Music by Kevin MacLeod, “Decisions”.  For more information visit The Redacted Files. To help support us, check out our Patreon. This episode was edited by Desmond A. Interested in having him edit your podcast? Contact him at Desmond@DesmondA.com 

1hr 31mins

21 Aug 2016

Rank #11

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280 Fly Me to the Moon Laser [Mission Accomplished]

A team of HERO agents sit down to explain what exactly went wrong on their mission to save the earth from a threat on the moon.  GM: Megan Players: Aser, Kim, Matt, and Mike G.  System: Mission Accomplished Special thanks to our Agent+ patrons: Ben, Bernie, Chris, Denise, Eric, Fandible, John D, John M, Jonn, Nyssa, Patrick, Slacker Initiative, Strnad, Stuart, Terryann, TheBookThief, and Tom. Music by Kevin MacLeod, “Hot Pursuit.” (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License    For more information visit The Redacted Files. To help support us, check out our Patreon. You can also find us on Discord! Want to hear more from us? Check out our other shows! The Amber Clave- a Numenera Actual Play Podcast Gold Wings, Black Skies- a streamed Tachyon Squadron show Firefly Podcast - a Firefly AP podcast Deniable Operations - a community content feed

1hr 4mins

2 Mar 2020

Rank #12

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261 Joker Squadron 1: The Best of What’s Left [Age of Rebellion]

A squadron of pilots with very special talents is assembled after the Battle of Yavin. They’re among the most dangerous rebels in the galaxy, sometimes even to the Empire. GM: Aser Players: Bernie, Jonn, Kim, Matt, and Megan. System: Star Wars: Age of Rebellion Special thanks to our Agent+ patrons: Ben, Bernie, Chris, Denise, Eric, Fandible, John, Jonn, LordTentacle, Nyssa, Patrick, Slacker Initiative, Stuart, Terryann, and Tom. Music by Audioblocks, "Return to Naybala" (audioblocks.com)   For more information visit The Redacted Files. To help support us, check out our Patreon. You can also find us on Discord!

41mins

22 Sep 2019

Rank #13

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085 Death of a Salesman...et. al. [Final Girl]

TRF goes to GeeklyCon 2016 to spread the word of Final Girl. Megan and Aser host a panel where everyone gets in on the gory fun, set in an isolated motel.  This episode features Aser, Kyle, Landan, Megan, Milli, Mollie, and Taylor. Music by Kevin MacLeod, "Alchemist's Tower." For more information visit our website. To support us financially, check us out on Patreon!

1hr 40mins

19 Jun 2016

Rank #14

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065 The Wickerman [Fear Itself]

For Thanksgiving weekend we wanted to celebrate the harvest, TRF style. This episode was previously Patreon exclusive, but since we're thankful for all of you, we're making it public. Enjoy this retelling of the 1973 classic horror film, The Wicker Man. Featuring Aser and Megan. Music from Freemusicarchive.org, Port_City_Music_-_29_-_Night_Terrors from ‘Silber Sounds of Halloween’ For more information visit www.theredactedfiles.com. To support us, please visit www.patreon.com/theredactedfiles. 

1hr 36mins

29 Nov 2015

Rank #15

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090 Mysteries of the Ninth World 16: Stronger Today, Stronger Tomorrow [Numenera]

The party descends into the mysterious caverns, where challenges to their wits might be the most deadly of all. Also, there are monsters. Featuring Aser, Chuck, Megan, Mike, and Shaunna. Music by Kevin MacLeod, “Decisions”.  For more information visit The Redacted Files. To help support us, check out our Patreon. This episode was edited by Desmond A. Interested in having him edit your podcast? Contact him at Desmond@DesmondA.com 

1hr 48mins

24 Jul 2016

Rank #16

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Interview with Shane Ivey, Dennis Detwiller, and Scott Glancy of Arc Dream Publishing

This year at GenCon we had the absolute pleasure of sitting down with the creators of one of our favorite games. We chatted with Shane Ivey, Dennis Detwiller, and Scott Glancy about Delta Green, the horrors of Frontier Airlines, get rich quick schemes, and the stories behind one of the best games available! 

1hr 5mins

13 Aug 2019

Rank #17

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098 A Rune Awakening 11: Farm of the Living Dead [Pathfinder]

Quickly following the clues the true culprit of the crimes plaguing Sandpoint is leaving behind, the party finds themselves needing to rid the countryside of zombies. GM:Megan Players: Aser, Jonn, Landan, Patrick System: Pathfinder Music by Kevin Macleod, "Five Armies." (incompetech.com). Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/ For more information visit us at The Redacted Files. What to help us out? Check out our Patreon.  This episode was edited by Desmond A. Interested in having him edit your podcast? Contact him at Desmond@DesmondA.com 

1hr 19mins

18 Sep 2016

Rank #18

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178 Scary on the Choo-Choo 21: Evil Eye [Call of Cthulhu 7e]

Content Warning: Eye Trauma The team arrives in Sophia, searching for the head of the Simulacrum and meet with a great deal of unexpected resistance. GM: Megan Players: Aser, Eli, Phil, and Zack System: Call of Cthulhu 7e Music by Kevin MacLeod, "Alchemist's Tower"(incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/ For more information visit us at The Redacted Files. What to help us out? Check out our Patreon.

1hr 17mins

11 Feb 2018

Rank #19

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159 Beyond the Threshold 14: The Plan [Night's Black Agents]

The team follow the conspiracy to Big Sky Country, and find that the worst monsters are just like them. Well, actually, they are them. GM: Aser Players: Matt W, Megan, Phil System: Night's Black Agents Music by Kevin MacLeod, "Hitman"(incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/ For more information visit us at The Redacted Files. What to help us out? Check out our Patreon.

1hr 42mins

22 Oct 2017

Rank #20