The Guild Ep 1: The BEST at Dungeons

Published: Feb. 22, 2021, 4:44 p.m.
Duration: 56 minutes 58 seconds

Hail and Well Met! Blessed be the Gods and their many forms. Using the Fellowship system we begin the final quest of the B.E.S.T, an adventuring party unlike any other. Soon they will become Guild Accredited adventures. Their epic bards tale begins here at one dungeon in Bygon. - Thanks to Testers: Dennis, Logan, Kishan, Jessie, and Adam. Special thanks to Jacob Randolph for Fellowship Second Edition. Purchase it where available. Thanks to zapsplat and freemusicarchive for sound effects and ambient music. Big shout out to the BardCore community for use of various tracks in the ye older style. Remember to follow us on Twitter @Ctrlpod

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The Guild Ep 0: Dungeons and Dragons Who??

Published: Feb. 22, 2021, 4:44 p.m.
Duration: 34 minutes 19 seconds

Welcome to Fellowship, a PBTA system that mirrors that of Dungeons of Dragons. Learn about the system and meet new testers: Adam, Kishan, and Jessie as they join Dennis and Logan in this D&D-esque romp. Say hello to Dinah Thracka, Sir Wilbo (lil willy), Boldrick Trotter and Morc DaOrc-- Thanks to Testers: Dennis, Logan, Kishan, Jessie, and Adam. Special thanks to Jacob Randolph for Fellowship Second Edition. Purchase it where available. Thanks to zapsplat and freemusicarchive for sound effects and ambient music. Big shout out to the BardCore community for use of various tracks in the ye older style. Remember to follow us on Twitter @Ctrlpod

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Ronald Reagan and the REAL October Surprise Ep 1: The Worst News Team You've Ever Met

Published: Feb. 22, 2021, 4:40 p.m.
Duration: 1 hour 22 minutes 2 seconds

~ This episode is a tease of what's on our Patreon, become a patron today!~ Why yes we did have to use all the characters available to name this series and this episode. It's the 80's and one (terrible awful man) looms large over America. But thankfully there is a team of investigators ready to blow open the case of a century. Enjoy our Journalism Thriller/Satire. Join Testers: Dennis, Hadley, Marcus, and Sarah on a biting satire about an era and area we were not born in, Dm'd by Nick! Thanks to freemusicarchice.com for the background music along with our music man Nicholas Hodge. PROUD part of the Be Gay Roll Dice Network.

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CtrlGroup Review: Newshound

Published: Feb. 13, 2021, noon
Duration: 17 minutes 33 seconds

~Variables: you have one week to listen to this series before it hits Patreon!~ After all the twists and turns theres still one last twist for Dennis to drop during this review. Come and look at the Newshound system with us, along with the whole of Ronald Reagan and the REAL October Surprise.-- Thanks to Testers: Dennis, Sarah, Nick, Marcus and Hadley. Credit to Nicholas Hodge for the music. Credit to Zapsplat and Freemusicarchive, for the ambient music and sound effects.

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Ronald Reagan and the REAL October Surprise Ep 5: Cowboy vs Alien (Finale)

Published: Feb. 6, 2021, noon
Duration: 1 hour 1 minute 6 seconds

It's the end of this wild mystery. The team of the New York Minute has dredged up the truth... now they just have to escape with their lives. Thank you for listening to this mini campaign --Thanks to Testers: Dennis, Sarah, Nick, Marcus and Hadley. Credit to Nicholas Hodge for the music. Credit to Zapsplat and Freemusicarchive, for the ambient music and sound effects.

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Ronald Reagan and the REAL October Surprise Ep 4: The Spiciest Moment in CtrlGroup History

Published: Jan. 30, 2021, noon
Duration: 54 minutes 43 seconds

This episode has a lot Variables, the truth of the terrible Reagan Administration, more Cowboys, murder, intrigue and possibly one of the biggest laughs in CtrlGroup history (warning for headphone users roughly at 30 minutes for that laugh). -- Thanks to Testers: Dennis, Sarah, Nick, Marcus and Hadley. Credit to Nicholas Hodge for the music. Credit to Zapsplat and Freemusicarchive, for the ambient music and sound effects.

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Ronald Reagan and the REAL October Surprise Ep 3: Appease the Kitty

Published: Jan. 23, 2021, noon
Duration: 1 hour 12 minutes 58 seconds

The team of the New York Minute continue their investigations in the Wedtech warehouse. Unfortunately, they're stalked by a chingling... and that means COWBOYS. -- Thanks to Testers: Dennis, Sarah, Nick, Marcus and Hadley. Credit to Nicholas Hodge for the music. Credit to Zapsplat and Freemusicarchive, for the ambient music and sound effects.

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Ronald Reagan and the REAL October Surprise Ep 2: A Lead in a Baby Crib

Published: Jan. 16, 2021, noon
Duration: 1 hour 16 minutes 6 seconds

The crack news team of the New York minute shake off the surreal events of last night's events the only way they know how: getting into even wackier adventures. There's gardens, mcdonalds, Xerox, and about 10 minutes of edited footage of us not understanding how a crib works. -- Thanks to Testers: Dennis, Sarah, Nick, Marcus and Hadley. Credit to Nicholas Hodge for the music. Credit to Zapsplat and Freemusicarchive, for the ambient music and sound effects.

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Ronald Reagan & The REAL October Surprise Ep 2: A Lead in a Baby Crib

Published: Jan. 16, 2021, noon
Duration: 1 hour 16 minutes 6 seconds

The crack news team of the New York minute shake off the surreal events of last night's events the only way they know how: getting into even wackier adventures. There's gardens, mcdonalds, Xerox, and about 10 minutes of edited footage of us not understanding how a crib works. -- Thanks to Testers: Dennis, Sarah, Nick, Marcus and Hadley. Credit to Nicholas Hodge for the music. Credit to Zapsplat and Freemusicarchive, for the ambient music and sound effects.

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The Heiress and The Aviator

Published: Dec. 12, 2020, noon
Duration: 1 hour 15 minutes 42 seconds

Secrets secrets are no fun, secret secrets hurt someone. This test is of the What's so beautiful about the damned system by Robot Francis and edited by Marcus Strocks. We also forgot to review this one as well, but we very much enjoyed it!

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Fiasco: New Jersey Ninja

Published: Dec. 5, 2020, noon
Duration: 1 hour 16 minutes 37 seconds

This week we play a game of Fiasco with our friend and Co-founder of Laughing Pig Theatre, Tony Moschetti. No review for this one because we forgot. Fiasco second edition is out now!

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Ctrlgroup Review: The Last Shounen

Published: Nov. 28, 2020, noon
Duration: 20 minutes 46 seconds

Can you tell it's been a while since we've done a review? We tackle Dennis Verrett's The Last Shounen... and in an anime twist, it's very well received. Check out the beta of this system on CtrlGroupPod.com. -- Thanks to Testers: Dennis, Sarah, Nick, and Hadley. Check out and test The Last Shounen by Dennis Verrett wherever its found. Credit to Nicholas Hodge for the music. Credit to Zapsplat, Freemusicarchive, and _Shalfi for the ambient music and sound effects. Big shout out to Natewantstobattle for use of our opening OP, Inferno. Stream his music where available and check out his youtube channel!

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Compass Rose Ep 10: The Mangas Final Chapter

Published: Nov. 21, 2020, noon
Duration: 1 hour 4 minutes 1 second

Thank you for reading ahead of the show because they will take liberties and not adapt the cool fight scenes. Thank you so much for joining us on this anime adventure. -- Thanks to Testers: Dennis, Sarah, Nick, and Hadley. Check out and test The Last Shounen by Dennis Verrett wherever its found. Credit to Nicholas Hodge for the music. Credit to Zapsplat, Freemusicarchive, and _Shalfi for the ambient music and sound effects. Big shout out to Natewantstobattle for use of our opening OP, Inferno. Stream his music where available and check out his youtube channel!

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Compass Rose Ep 9: Time Skip Arc

Published: Nov. 14, 2020, noon
Duration: 1 hour 10 minutes 48 seconds

It was inevitable. You've grown with these characters, now it's time for them to grow. This episode features a major spoiler of Death Note and Dennis having an actual brain meltdown about 26 minutes in. -- Thanks to Testers: Dennis, Sarah, Nick, and Hadley. Check out and test The Last Shounen by Dennis Verrett wherever its found. Credit to Nicholas Hodge for the music. Credit to Zapsplat, Freemusicarchive, and _Shalfi for the ambient music and sound effects. Big shout out to Natewantstobattle for use of our opening OP, Inferno. Stream his music where available and check out his youtube channel! Special thanks to the tracks used this episode inspired by the music of Toby Fox.

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Compass Rose Ep 8: That Has to be Illegal (Top Ten Anime Twists)

Published: Nov. 7, 2020, noon
Duration: 1 hour 6 minutes 28 seconds

The final of the tournament begins. Can the Rose Finders make it through the Face Cards, the top brass of 52 Pick up? Or does the Ace have something to say?-- Thanks to Testers: Dennis, Sarah, Nick, and Hadley. Check out and test The Last Shounen by Dennis Verrett wherever its found. Credit to Nicholas Hodge for the music. Credit to Zapsplat, Freemusicarchive, and _Shalfi for the ambient music and sound effects. Big shout out to Natewantstobattle for use of our opening OP, Inferno. Stream his music where available and check out his youtube channel!

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Friday the 13th: The Sacrifice

Published: Oct. 31, 2020, 11 a.m.
Duration: 2 hours 12 minutes 18 seconds

CtrlGroup presents- Friday the 13th: The Sacrifice. Directed and Written by Nicholas Hodge. Starring testers and guest variables: Nicholas Hodge, Kaleb Lightfoot, Jordan Reinhardt, Hadley Singer, Marcus Strocks, Sarah Williams, Dennis Verrett, and Sera Young. Credit to www.zapsplat.com for the sound effects in this and future episodes. Credit to FreeMusicArchive for the use of ambient music tracks. Follow us @CtrlPod and on the all new CtrlGroupPod.com. Special thanks to @Bedouinn for the sick poster for our audio movie. You can reach then for commissions on Fiverr.

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Compass Rose Ep 7: A Princess and Her Apprentice

Published: Oct. 24, 2020, 11 a.m.
Duration: 50 minutes 14 seconds

Caspar goes mano e mano with Kaibichi in the second round of the tournament. Caspar learns more about the past of Rosentia and the Compass Rose. What he doesnt know is how it connects to his own. -- Thanks to Testers: Dennis, Sarah, Nick, and Hadley. Check out and test The Last Shounen by Dennis Verrett wherever its found. Credit to Nicholas Hodge for the music. Credit to Zapsplat, Freemusicarchive, and _Shalfi for the ambient music and sound effects. Big shout out to Natewantstobattle for use of our opening OP, Inferno. Stream his music where available and check out his youtube channel!

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Compass Rose Ep 6: Ring Around the Rosie

Published: Oct. 17, 2020, 11 a.m.
Duration: 1 hour 1 minute 19 seconds

The Tournament in Tropicania begins. The Rose Finders arrive to find new and powerful seed users and familiar faces. Can they clear the first round and make it one step closer to securing a piece of the Compass Rose? -- Thanks to Testers: Dennis, Sarah, Nick, and Hadley. Check out and test The Last Shounen by Dennis Verrett wherever its found. Credit to Nicholas Hodge for the music. Credit to Zapsplat, Freemusicarchive, and _Shalfi for the ambient music and sound effects. Big shout out to Natewantstobattle for use of our opening OP, Inferno. Stream his music where available and check out his youtube channel!

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Compass Rose Ep 5: The President and the Ace

Published: Oct. 10, 2020, 11 a.m.
Duration: 1 hour 10 minutes 11 seconds

The Rose Finders arrive in the western capital of Gardenia where they are tasked with an impossible feat: Take down the Ace of 52 Pick up. Can they work together to accomplish this and gain a piece of the Compass Rose or will top ten anime twists stop them? -- Thanks to Testers: Dennis, Sarah, Nick, and Hadley. Check out and test The Last Shounen by Dennis Verrett wherever its found. Credit to Nicholas Hodge for the music. Credit to Zapsplat, Freemusicarchive, and _Shalfi for the ambient music and sound effects. Big shout out to Meet me @ the altar for our anime's theme song. Stream "Garden" on any music platform.

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Compass Rose Ep 4: A Flower Growing in Adversity

Published: Oct. 3, 2020, 11 a.m.
Duration: 49 minutes 23 seconds

The Rose Finders end up in Roku's hometown where the team learns how depraved 52 pick up can really be. Caspar makes a deal. -- Thanks to Testers: Dennis, Sarah, Nick, and Hadley. Check out and test The Last Shounen by Dennis Verrett wherever its found. Credit to Nicholas Hodge for the music. Credit to Zapsplat, Freemusicarchive, and _Shalfi for the ambient music and sound effects. Big shout out to Meet me @ the altar for our anime's theme song. Stream "Garden" on any music platform.

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Compass Rose Ep 3: The Dead Rose Kingdom

Published: Sept. 26, 2020, 11 a.m.
Duration: 48 minutes 9 seconds

The Rose Finders meet up with an old friend and make a new one. Also Howl's Moving Castle discourse. -- Thanks to Testers: Dennis, Sarah, Nick, and Hadley. Check out and test The Last Shounen by Dennis Verrett wherever its found. Credit to Nicholas Hodge for the music. Credit to Zapsplat, Freemusicarchive, and _Shalfi for the ambient music and sound effects. Big shout out to Meet me @ the altar for our anime's theme song. Stream "Garden" on any music platform.

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Compass Rose Ep 2: Suki's Sink or Swim

Published: Sept. 19, 2020, 11 a.m.
Duration: 1 hour 1 minute 13 seconds

The team, named this episode "the rose finders" end up in the Eastern Capital Pot Purri. WHICH WAS A GOOD TOWN WE SWEAR. -- Thanks to Testers: Dennis, Sarah, Nick, and Hadley. Check out and test The Last Shounen by Dennis Verrett wherever its found. Credit to Nicholas Hodge for the music. Credit to Zapsplat, Freemusicarchive, and _Shalfi for the ambient music and sound effects. Big shout out to Meet me @ the altar for our anime's theme song. Stream "Garden" on any music platform.

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Compass Rose Ep 1: The Hidden Village of Lotus

Published: Sept. 12, 2020, 11 a.m.
Duration: 1 hour 26 seconds

The anime journey begins for Caspar Nadako, Suki Tomoe and The Block. Will our heroes be selected by Adero Sensei to go on a quest? Or will that quest be brought to them? Find out on the first episode of... Compass Rose. - Thanks to Testers: Dennis, Sarah, Nick, and Hadley. Check out and test The Last Shounen by Dennis Verrett wherever its found. Credit to Nicholas Hodge for the music. Credit to Zapsplat, Freemusicarchive, and _Shalfi for the ambient music and sound effects. Big shout out to Meet me @ the altar for our anime's theme song. Stream "Garden" on any music platform.

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Compass Rose Ep 0: Subs or Dubs?

Published: Sept. 5, 2020, 11 a.m.
Duration: 17 minutes 54 seconds

Hadley is very hungover for this episode and I left it all in. Welcome to our newest mini campaign: Compass Rose. An anime inspired system using The Last Shounen, created by Dennis Verrett. Learn about the system created by Ctrlgroup Labs and the characters you'll be following. New to anime? We won't gatekeep, come enjoy some high action trope fun. -- Thanks for listening! Special thanks to our testers: Dennis, Nick, Hadley and Sarah. Special thanks to Meet me @ the altar for use of their song Garden as the theme song for our podcast anime. Special thanks to Nick Hodge for his music contributions as well. Credit to freemusicarchive and zapsplat for ambient music and sound effects.

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CtrlGroup Review: Interstitial Our Hearts Intertwined

Published: Aug. 29, 2020, 11:05 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 52 seconds

A very lonely review, but still jam packed with GOOFS. Please forgive me for the donald impersonation. Also a sneak peek at what's up next. Thanks all our Guest Variables for joining us for One Shot-apalooza!

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One Shot: Hearts Intertwined

Published: Aug. 29, 2020, 11 a.m.
Duration: 1 hour 24 minutes 51 seconds

THE VOICE OF KIRIGIRI WAS ON MY PODCAST YA'LL. Join us for a real GOOFY take on the Kingdom Hearts you know and love. Do you need a base level of knowledge about the series to get this episode... no. But it would help a little. Regardless big shout out to Patrick, Emily, and Ericka Harlacher for joining me. It brought light to the darkness. -- Thanks for listening to One-Shot-Apalooza. Special thanks to our testers: Dennis, Hadley, Marcus, Nick. Extra thanks for our guest Variable: Ryan, Sarah, V, Ramon, Jordan, and Logan. Credit to www.zapsplat.com for special effects. Credit to freemusicarchive and Nicholas Hodge for the music.

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CtrlGroup Review: Stranded

Published: Aug. 22, 2020, 11:05 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 48 seconds

Listen to our take on our first creation. You know how you birth your first born and then poke at their flaws? -- Thanks for listening to One-Shot-Apalooza. Special thanks to our testers: Dennis, Hadley, Marcus, Nick. Extra thanks for our guest Variable: Ryan, Sarah, V, Ramon, Jordan, and Logan. Credit to www.zapsplat.com for special effects. Credit to freemusicarchive and Nicholas Hodge for the music.

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One Shot: The Most Dangerous (TTRPG) Game

Published: Aug. 22, 2020, 11 a.m.
Duration: 1 hour 23 minutes 4 seconds

It's the first official game out of CtrlGroup laboratories. Hot and fresh and ready to test. Enjoy Stranded! I promise no smoke monsters on this island. -- Thanks for listening to One-Shot-Apalooza. Special thanks to our testers: Dennis, Hadley, Marcus, Nick. Extra thanks for our guest Variable: Ryan, Sarah, V, Ramon, Jordan, and Logan. Credit to www.zapsplat.com for special effects. Credit to freemusicarchive and Nicholas Hodge for the music.

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CtrlGroup Review: Houses and Wands

Published: Aug. 15, 2020, 11:05 a.m.
Duration: 6 minutes 36 seconds

We talk about this very divisive system. Not because of the mechanics but its subject matter. -- Thanks for listening to One-Shot-Apalooza. Special thanks to our testers: Dennis, Hadley, Marcus, Nick. Extra thanks for our guest Variable: Ryan, Sarah, V, Ramon, Jordan, and Logan. Credit to www.zapsplat.com for special effects. Credit to freemusicarchive and Nicholas Hodge for the music.

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One Shot: Houses and Wands

Published: Aug. 15, 2020, 11 a.m.
Duration: 1 hour 26 minutes 57 seconds

First things first, fuck terfs. Use this system to take back this world from that insufferable person. -- Thanks for listening to One-Shot-Apalooza. Special thanks to our testers: Dennis, Hadley, Marcus, Nick. Extra thanks for our guest Variable: Ryan, Sarah, V, Ramon, Jordan, and Logan. Credit to www.zapsplat.com for special effects. Credit to freemusicarchive and Nicholas Hodge for the music.

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CtrlGroup Review: Void Worlds

Published: Aug. 8, 2020, 11:05 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 11 seconds

Dock with us on Nova Outpost and review this expansive system that Marcus Strocks created. -- Thanks for listening to One-Shot-Apalooza. Special thanks to our testers: Dennis, Hadley, Marcus, Nick. Extra thanks for our guest Variable: Ryan, Sarah, V, Ramon, Jordan, and Logan. Credit to www.zapsplat.com for special effects. Credit to freemusicarchive and Nicholas Hodge for the music.

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One Shot: Nova Outpost

Published: Aug. 8, 2020, 11 a.m.
Duration: 1 hour 11 minutes 39 seconds

Welcome to the Nova Outpost, located right above "Nova's Planet." Join us in our first test of one of our Tester's games! -- Thanks for listening to One-Shot-Apalooza. Special thanks to our testers: Dennis, Hadley, Marcus, Nick. Extra thanks for our guest Variable: Ryan, Sarah, V, Ramon, Jordan, and Logan. Credit to www.zapsplat.com for special effects. Credit to freemusicarchive and Nicholas Hodge for the music.

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CtrlGroup Review: Gunsight

Published: Aug. 1, 2020, 11:05 a.m.
Duration: 10 minutes 59 seconds

Join us rough and tumble folx as we review Gunsight by Christopher Wargo. We did 'em dirty and rode off, but we wont canter off into the sunset without giving you our opinion of this system. -- Thanks for listening to One-Shot-Apalooza. Special thanks to our testers: Dennis, Hadley, Marcus, Nick. Extra thanks for our guest Variable: Ryan, Sarah, V, Ramon, Jordan, and Logan. Credit to www.zapsplat.com for special effects. Credit to freemusicarchive and Nicholas Hodge for the music.

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One Shot: Finders Keepers

Published: Aug. 1, 2020, 11 a.m.
Duration: 1 hour 12 minutes 56 seconds

Yeehaw Cowfolx. We got ourselves a rip and rarin train heist for ya using the Gunsight system. We invited some Guest Variables for the mosey. -- Thanks for listening to One-Shot-Apalooza. Special thanks to our testers: Dennis, Hadley, Marcus, Nick. Extra thanks for our guest Variable: Ryan, Sarah, V, Ramon, Jordan, and Logan. Credit to www.zapsplat.com for special effects. Credit to freemusicarchive and Nicholas Hodge for the music.

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ONE SHOT-APALOOZA

Published: July 30, 2020, 11 a.m.
Duration: 3 minutes 59 seconds

A mini rant from Dennis letting you know what's coming in the next month of CtrlGroup. Plus our end of the month Community Acknowledgements!

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CtrlGroup Review: Lasers and Feelings

Published: July 25, 2020, 11:05 a.m.
Duration: 15 minutes 36 seconds

We do a deep dive on a system that's only 8x11. Tell us what you thought about this season on our socials. Don't forget to sign up and become a patron as well. Test Complete!-- EP Dennis Verrett, Comedy Producer Hadley Singer, Marcus Strocks our Producer, and Nick Hodge our Musical Producer. Credit to Nick Hodge for the music in this episode. Credit to www.zapsplat.com for the sound effects in this and future episodes. Credit to FreeMusicArchive for the use of ambient music tracks. Special Thanks to John Harper for creating Lazers and Feelings and to Douglas Adam's for Hitchhiker's Guide for which this is based upon.

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CtrlGroup Review: A World of Ice and Fire

Published: July 25, 2020, 11 a.m.
Duration: 21 minutes 16 seconds

When you play the Game of Thrones Apocalypse world hack you either win or you die. We won. --This podcast contains spoilers! EP Dennis Verrett, Comedy Producer Hadley Singer, Marcus Strocks our Producer, and Nick Hodge our Musical Producer. Credit to Nick Hodge for the music in this episode. Credit to www.zapsplat.com for the sound effects in this and future episodes. Credit to FreeMusicArchive for the use of ambient music tracks. Special thanks to Andrew Maderos for their mod of Apocalypse World which became the system of AWOIAF. A little shout out as well to George R.R. Martin for creating A Song of Ice and Fire.

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Attack of the Feels Ep 8: The End

Published: July 18, 2020, 11:05 a.m.
Duration: 36 minutes 53 seconds

When a story comes to an end you often feel a great sadness. It feels like you've lost real friends. But dont worry! These were always fictional characters so you shouldn't feel the slightest sadness. -- EP Dennis Verrett, Comedy Producer Hadley Singer, Marcus Strocks our Producer, and Nick Hodge our Musical Producer. Credit to Nick Hodge for the music in this episode. Credit to www.zapsplat.com for the sound effects in this and future episodes. Credit to FreeMusicArchive for the use of ambient music tracks. Special Thanks to John Harper for creating Lazers and Feelings and to Douglas Adam's for Hitchhiker's Guide for which this is based upon.

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The Cinders of Winter Ep 8: The White Wolf

Published: July 18, 2020, 11 a.m.
Duration: 45 minutes 57 seconds

The trial of Marla Corbray arrives. The plots and plays of house Corbray, Oakheart, and Sunswelter all come to a head in this finale. --This podcast contains spoilers! EP Dennis Verrett, Comedy Producer Hadley Singer, Marcus Strocks our Producer, and Nick Hodge our Musical Producer. Credit to Nick Hodge for the music in this episode. Credit to www.zapsplat.com for the sound effects in this and future episodes. Credit to FreeMusicArchive for the use of ambient music tracks. Special thanks to Andrew Maderos for their mod of Apocalypse World which became the system of AWOIAF. A little shout out as well to George R.R. Martin for creating A Song of Ice and Fire. CW: Gore, Derogatory Terms, Sexual advances.

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Attack of the Feels Ep 7: Prime Directive

Published: July 11, 2020, 11:05 a.m.
Duration: 38 minutes 32 seconds

We didn't forget about that plot point. You were just impatient. - EP Dennis Verrett, Comedy Producer Hadley Singer, Marcus Strocks our Producer, and Nick Hodge our Musical Producer. Credit to Nick Hodge for the music in this episode. Credit to www.zapsplat.com for the sound effects in this and future episodes. Credit to FreeMusicArchive for the use of ambient music tracks. Special Thanks to John Harper for creating Lazers and Feelings and to Douglas Adam's for Hitchhiker's Guide for which this is based upon.

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The Cinders of Winter Ep 7: Final Proposals

Published: July 11, 2020, 11 a.m.
Duration: 41 minutes

Galvin Stone attempts to attain evidence of Marla Corbrays innocence. Rogveer gets a moment of clarity. Règal is forced into a proposition thanks to Jaena. Silas receives a warm welcome. --This podcast contains spoilers! EP Dennis Verrett, Comedy Producer Hadley Singer, Marcus Strocks our Producer, and Nick Hodge our Musical Producer. Credit to Nick Hodge for the music in this episode. Credit to www.zapsplat.com for the sound effects in this and future episodes. Credit to FreeMusicArchive for the use of ambient music tracks. Special thanks to Andrew Maderos for their mod of Apocalypse World which became the system of AWOIAF. A little shout out as well to George R.R. Martin for creating A Song of Ice and Fire. CW: Gore, Derogatory Terms, Sexual advances.

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Attack of the Feels Ep 6: Zero, Zero

Published: July 4, 2020, 11:05 a.m.
Duration: 45 minutes 5 seconds

What does it mean to be a human? Better yet, what does a Magrothean do for fun??? - EP Dennis Verrett, Comedy Producer Hadley Singer, Marcus Strocks our Producer, and Nick Hodge our Musical Producer. Credit to Nick Hodge for the music in this episode. Credit to www.zapsplat.com for the sound effects in this and future episodes. Credit to FreeMusicArchive for the use of ambient music tracks. Special Thanks to John Harper for creating Lazers and Feelings and to Douglas Adam's for Hitchhiker's Guide for which this is based upon.

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The Cinders of Winter Ep 6: Eternal Spring

Published: July 4, 2020, 11 a.m.
Duration: 41 minutes

With the tournament put to rest there is only one thing left to do... reap what you sow. --This podcast contains spoilers! EP Dennis Verrett, Comedy Producer Hadley Singer, Marcus Strocks our Producer, and Nick Hodge our Musical Producer. Credit to Nick Hodge for the music in this episode. Credit to www.zapsplat.com for the sound effects in this and future episodes. Credit to FreeMusicArchive for the use of ambient music tracks. Special thanks to Andrew Maderos for their mod of Apocalypse World which became the system of AWOIAF. A little shout out as well to George R.R. Martin for creating A Song of Ice and Fire. CW: Gore, Derogatory Terms, Sexual advances.

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Attack of the Feels Ep 5: The Fruuple Coup

Published: June 27, 2020, 11:05 a.m.
Duration: 42 minutes 20 seconds

Not much going on in the middle of a planet. Hopefully our heroes came ready to entertain. Spoilers: they did not. -- EP Dennis Verrett, Comedy Producer Hadley Singer, Marcus Strocks our Producer, and Nick Hodge our Musical Producer. Credit to Nick Hodge for the music in this episode. Credit to www.zapsplat.com for the sound effects in this and future episodes. Credit to FreeMusicArchive for the use of ambient music tracks. Special Thanks to John Harper for creating Lazers and Feelings and to Douglas Adam's for Hitchhiker's Guide for which this is based upon.

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The Cinders of Winter Ep 5: The Blade in the Shadows

Published: June 27, 2020, 11:01 a.m.
Duration: 44 minutes 46 seconds

The finals of the tournament begin. Can Sir Silas Oakheart, the knight of Eternal Spring clutch victory? Rogveer learns forbidden knowledge (again). Marla plots to take over the Reach. --This podcast contains spoilers! EP Dennis Verrett, Comedy Producer Hadley Singer, Marcus Strocks our Producer, and Nick Hodge our Musical Producer. Credit to Nick Hodge for the music in this episode. Credit to www.zapsplat.com for the sound effects in this and future episodes. Credit to FreeMusicArchive for the use of ambient music tracks. Special thanks to Andrew Maderos for their mod of Apocalypse World which became the system of AWOIAF. A little shout out as well to George R.R. Martin for creating A Song of Ice and Fire. CW: Gore, Derogatory Terms, Sexual advances.

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Attack of the Feels Ep 4: Traveling Through (Emotional) Time and Space

Published: June 20, 2020, 11:05 a.m.
Duration: 49 minutes 37 seconds

We learn about the rags to riches story of Paris Dawkins. Usher 1239 feels a little misunderstood. AB Fringle feels left out. -- EP Dennis Verrett, Comedy Producer Hadley Singer, Marcus Strocks our Producer, and Nick Hodge our Musical Producer. Credit to Nick Hodge for the music in this episode. Credit to www.zapsplat.com for the sound effects in this and future episodes. Credit to FreeMusicArchive for the use of ambient music tracks. Special Thanks to John Harper for creating Lazers and Feelings and to Douglas Adam's for Hitchhiker's Guide for which this is based upon.

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The Cinders of Winter Ep 4: The Man I Once Knew

Published: June 20, 2020, 11 a.m.
Duration: 47 minutes 38 seconds

Stay tuned to the whole episode, theres a special surprise at the end. House Sunswelter starts making moves, Rupheles gets frustrated, Galvin meets conflict head on. --This podcast contains spoilers! EP Dennis Verrett, Comedy Producer Hadley Singer, Marcus Strocks our Producer, and Nick Hodge our Musical Producer. Credit to Nick Hodge for the music in this episode. Credit to www.zapsplat.com for the sound effects in this and future episodes. Credit to FreeMusicArchive for the use of ambient music tracks. Special thanks to Andrew Maderos for their mod of Apocalypse World which became the system of AWOIAF. A little shout out as well to George R.R. Martin for creating A Song of Ice and Fire. Content Warning for this series: Gore, Deragatory Terms, Sexual Advances.

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Attack of the Feels Ep 3: The Bug Bladder Beast of Trall

Published: June 13, 2020, 11:05 a.m.
Duration: 47 minutes 35 seconds

The crew of the Soul of Silver receive their mission and it's a big one. This episode features a bird and Hadley clicking a pen relentlessly. -- EP Dennis Verrett, Comedy Producer Hadley Singer, Marcus Strocks our Producer, and Nick Hodge our Musical Producer. Credit to Nick Hodge for the music in this episode. Credit to www.zapsplat.com for the sound effects in this and future episodes. Credit to FreeMusicArchive for the use of ambient music tracks. Special Thanks to John Harper for creating Lazers and Feelings and to Douglas Adam's for Hitchhiker's Guide for which this is based upon.

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The Cinders of Winter Ep 3: Follow the Waterdancer

Published: June 13, 2020, 11 a.m.
Duration: 46 minutes 49 seconds

The Tournament begins! Every house is competing to show off their raw power amongst this rebuilding realm. Some power though is words and knowing what another house is doing. --This podcast contains spoilers! EP Dennis Verrett, Comedy Producer Hadley Singer, Marcus Strocks our Producer, and Nick Hodge our Musical Producer. Credit to Nick Hodge for the music in this episode. Credit to www.zapsplat.com for the sound effects in this and future episodes. Credit to FreeMusicArchive for the use of ambient music tracks. Special thanks to Andrew Maderos for their mod of Apocalypse World which became the system of AWOIAF. A little shout out as well to George R.R. Martin for creating A Song of Ice and Fire.

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Attack of the Feels Ep 2: One HELL of a Time

Published: June 6, 2020, 11:05 a.m.
Duration: 45 minutes 12 seconds

We truly couldn't have rolled worse. AB and Usher-1239 aquire the soul of silver. -- EP Dennis Verrett, Comedy Producer Hadley Singer, Marcus Strocks our Producer, and Nick Hodge our Musical Producer. Credit to Nick Hodge for the music in this episode. Credit to www.zapsplat.com for the sound effects in this and future episodes. Credit to FreeMusicArchive for the use of ambient music tracks. Special Thanks to John Harper for creating Lazers and Feelings and to Douglas Adam's for Hitchhiker's Guide for which this is based upon.

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The Cinders of Winter Ep 2: A New Land, A New Threat

Published: June 6, 2020, 11 a.m.
Duration: 50 minutes 6 seconds

Jaena and Regal search for a murderer. Silas parties. Galvin Stone is batman. --This podcast contains spoilers! EP Dennis Verrett, Comedy Producer Hadley Singer, Marcus Strocks our Producer, and Nick Hodge our Musical Producer. Credit to Nick Hodge for the music in this episode. Credit to www.zapsplat.com for the sound effects in this and future episodes. Credit to FreeMusicArchive for the use of ambient music tracks. Special thanks to Andrew Maderos for their mod of Apocalypse World which became the system of AWOIAF. A little shout out as well to George R.R. Martin for creating A Song of Ice and Fire.

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Attack of the Feels Ep 1: From Point A to AB

Published: May 30, 2020, 11:05 a.m.
Duration: 44 minutes 47 seconds

Earth, am I right? Little did our heroes know, they wouldn't have to deal with it for much longer. -- EP Dennis Verrett, Comedy Producer Hadley Singer, Marcus Strocks our Producer, and Nick Hodge our Musical Producer. Credit to Nick Hodge for the music in this episode. Credit to www.zapsplat.com for the sound effects in this and future episodes. Credit to FreeMusicArchive for the use of ambient music tracks. Special Thanks to John Harper for creating Lazers and Feelings and to Douglas Adam's for Hitchhiker's Guide for which this is based upon.

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The Cinders of Winter Ep 1: The Meeting of the Lesser Houses

Published: May 30, 2020, 11 a.m.
Duration: 54 minutes 6 seconds

House Corbray, Oakheart, and Sunswelter arrive at King's landing. Will they break the wheel or reinstitute it? --This podcast contains spoilers! EP Dennis Verrett, Comedy Producer Hadley Singer, Marcus Strocks our Producer, and Nick Hodge our Musical Producer. Credit to Nick Hodge for the music in this episode. Credit to www.zapsplat.com for the sound effects in this and future episodes. Credit to FreeMusicArchive for the use of ambient music tracks. Special thanks to Andrew Maderos for their mod of Apocalypse World which became the system of AWOIAF. A little shout out as well to George R.R. Martin for creating A Song of Ice and Fire.

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Attack of the Feels Ep 0: Higher than 4, Less than 2.

Published: May 23, 2020, 1:10 p.m.
Duration: 11 minutes 20 seconds

Welcome to Hadley's first time DM'ing. Using the Lazers and Feelings system Hadley altered the agreement so that we're on a "Hitchhiker's guide" romp. Join us for absolute absurdism and more than 42 laughs per minute. -- EP Dennis Verrett, Comedy Producer Hadley Singer, Marcus Strocks our Producer, and Nick Hodge our Musical Producer. Credit to Nick Hodge for the music in this episode. Credit to www.zapsplat.com for the sound effects in this and future episodes. Credit to FreeMusicArchive for the use of ambient music tracks. Special Thanks to John Harper for creating Lazers and Feelings and to Douglas Adam's for Hitchhiker's Guide for which this is based upon

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The Cinders of Winter Ep 0: A Throne of Games

Published: May 23, 2020, 1:05 p.m.
Duration: 22 minutes 3 seconds

This podcast contains spoilers! Welcome to our Game of Thrones inspired campaign, The Cinders of Winter. 25 years after the fall of King's landing, we find Westeros struggling again to reseat power. Three new houses play the game to gain influence in the realm, will they succeed or will something much worse happen? -- EP Dennis Verrett, Comedy Producer Hadley Singer, Marcus Strocks our Producer, and Nick Hodge our Musical Producer. Credit to Nick Hodge for the music in this episode. Credit to www.zapsplat.com for the sound effects in this and future episodes. Credit to FreeMusicArchive for the use of ambient music tracks. Special thanks to Andrew Maderos for their mod of Apocalypse World which became the system of AWOIAF. A little shout out as well to George R.R. Martin for creating A Song of Ice and Fire.

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CtrlGroup Review: Pasión de las Pasiones!

Published: May 23, 2020, 1 p.m.
Duration: 17 minutes 14 seconds

It's like when... your mom gets you a brand new toy and you love it. It's perfect. But you're so excited you squeeze it and squeeze it and then it breaks. Yeah, it's like that. -- Special thanks to our EP Dennis Verrett, our Comedy Producer Hadley Singer, Marcus Strocks our Producer, and Nick Hodge our Musical Producer. Music by Nicholas Hodge. Also special thanks to our Guest Variable: Ryan Bowman. Follow us on Twitter @CtrlPod and Instagram @CtrlGroupPod. Credit to www.zapsplat.com for the sound effects in this and future episodes. All accents and references are used for comedic effect and to mimic the tone and feel of a Telenovella. Thanks to Magpie games and Brian Leon Gambetta for creating Pasión de las Pasiónes

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Estómagos Y Corazones Ep 3: The Stunning Season Finale

Published: May 16, 2020, 1:03 p.m.
Duration: 54 minutes 33 seconds

After 5 years on the air EYC is finally coming to a close... but how can you possibly end one of the most explosive telenovelas to date? -- Special thanks to our EP Dennis Verrett, our Comedy Producer Hadley Singer, Marcus Strocks our Producer, and Nick Hodge our Musical Producer. Music by Nicholas Hodge. Follow us on Twitter @CtrlPod and Instagram @CtrlGroupPod. Credit to www.zapsplat.com for the sound effects in this and future episodes. All accents and references are used for comedic effect and to mimic the tone and feel of a Telenovella. Thanks to Magpie games and Brandon Leon Gambetta for creating Pasión de las Pasiones

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Estómagos Y Corazones Ep 2: En Fuego

Published: May 16, 2020, 1 p.m.
Duration: 30 minutes 9 seconds

Things heat up at San Cervantes, as love brews and backs are stabbed. -- Special thanks to our EP Dennis Verrett, our Comedy Producer Hadley Singer, Marcus Strocks our Producer, and Nick Hodge our Musical Producer. Music by Nicholas Hodge. Although he does not say anything this episode we would also like to thank our Guest Variable: Ryan Bowman for playing the audience this episode! Follow us on Twitter @CtrlPod and Instagram @CtrlGroupPod. Credit to www.zapsplat.com for the sound effects in this and future episodes. All accents and references are used for comedic effect and to mimic the tone and feel of a Telenovella. Thanks to Magpie games and Brandon Leon Gambetta for creating Pasión de las Pasiones

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Estómagos Y Corazones Ep 1: A GUNSHOT, A GUNSHOT

Published: May 9, 2020, 1 p.m.
Duration: 51 minutes 54 seconds

In Cancun, two rival restaurants attached to a hotel/casino vie for power along the crystalline blue waters. Thanks for joining us for this one-shot (split into three episodes) of Pasión de las Pasiones, a system for creating Telenovela campaigns. Special thanks to our EP Dennis Verrett, our Comedy Producer Hadley Singer, Marcus Strocks our Producer, and Nick Hodge our Musical Producer. Also, special thanks to Ryan Bowman for joining us as the Audience for these first two episodes! Music by Nicholas Hodge. Follow us on Twitter @CtrlPod and Instagram @CtrlGroupPod. Credit to www.zapsplat.com for the sound effects in this and future episodes. All accents and references are used for comedic effect and to mimic the tone and feel of a Telenovella. Thanks to Magpie games and Brandon Leon Gambetta for creating Pasión de las Pasiones

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CtrlGroup Review: Monster of the week: Tome of Mysteries

Published: May 2, 2020, 1 p.m.
Duration: 17 minutes 54 seconds

Following every campaign, we'll give a short review of the system we used. At the very end we'll give our ratings. Knowing us they'll be non-sensical. Thanks for listening to It Came from Lake Mary. -- Special thanks to our EP Dennis Verrett, our Comedy Producer Hadley Singer, Marcus Strocks our Producer, and Nick Hodge our Musical Producer. Music by Nicholas Hodge. Follow us on Twitter @CtrlPod and Instagram @CtrlGroupPod. Credit to www.zapsplat.com for the sound effects in this and future episodes. Shout out to Michael Sands & Steve Hickey for creating the Monster of the Week system!

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It Came from Lake Mary Ep 8: Some Things Are Not Forgotten (Finale Part 2)

Published: April 25, 2020, 1 p.m.
Duration: 50 minutes 25 seconds

If you've gotten this far with us, from the bottom of our hearts, thank you. I hope you enjoyed: Nate, Jack, Robocop, Darryl, and Mr. Bones as much as we all did. Make noise on our socials for another season. Until then... -- Special thanks to our EP Dennis Verrett, our Comedy Producer Hadley Singer, Marcus Strocks our Producer, and Nick Hodge our Musical Producer. Music by Nicholas Hodge. Follow us on Twitter @CtrlPod and Instagram @CtrlGroupPod. Credit to www.zapsplat.com for the sound effects in this and future episodes. Shout out to Michael Sands & Steve Hickey for creating the Monster of the Week system!

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It Came from Lake Mary Ep 7: Calm Before the Storm (Finale Part 1)

Published: April 25, 2020, 1 p.m.
Duration: 1 hour 1 minute 39 seconds

The audio for this two part finale was taken from our back up mic. It sat on our table. So pretend you're at the table with us. Or a tiny person on the table afraid of your giant benevolent over-seers. -- Special thanks to our EP Dennis Verrett, our Comedy Producer Hadley Singer, Marcus Strocks our Producer, and Nick Hodge our Musical Producer. Music by Nicholas Hodge. Credit to www.zapsplat.com for the ambience effects in this and future episodes. Shout out to Michael Sands & Steve Hickey for creating the Monster of the Week system!

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It Came from Lake Mary Ep 6: Bring Me a Dream

Published: April 18, 2020, 1 p.m.
Duration: 53 minutes 27 seconds

Enigma Inc ends their second hunt, but things are different now. Things will never be the same, boys. -- Special thanks to our EP Dennis Verrett, our Comedy Producer Hadley Singer, Marcus Strocks our Producer, and Nick Hodge our Musical Producer. Credit to Nick Hodge for the music used in this episode. Credit to www.zapsplat.com for the sound effects in this and future episodes. Shout out to Michael Sands & Steve Hickey for creating the Monster of the Week system!

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It Came from Lake Mary Ep 5: The Lava Tubes

Published: April 11, 2020, 1:05 p.m.
Duration: 59 minutes 15 seconds

From this episode forward we refer to "Darnell" as "Darryl." There were months in between this recording and the last. If it makes you feel better his full name is: Darryl "Darnell" Simmons. Darnell was a nickname given to him by a friend who passed. A lot of lore in the description for a side character, huh? Special thanks to our EP Dennis Verrett, our Director of Funny Hadley Singer, Marcus Strocks our Producer, and Nick Hodge our Musical Producer. Credit to www.zapsplat.com for the sound effects in this and future episodes. Shout out to Michael Sands & Steve Hickey for creating the Monster of the Week system!

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It Came from Lake Mary Ep 4: Grounded

Published: April 11, 2020, 1 p.m.
Duration: 55 minutes 11 seconds

The kids of Enigma Inc. spend some time at home. World building ensues. Thank you for listening to CtrlGroup! Special thanks to our EP Dennis Verrett, our Funnyman Hadley Singer, Marcus Strocks our Producer, and Nick Hodge our Musical Producer. Credit to www.zapsplat.com for the sound effects in this and future episodes. Shout out to Michael Sands & Steve Hickey for creating the Monster of the Week system!

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It Came from Lake Mary Ep. 3: The Flames of Youth

Published: April 4, 2020, 1:18 p.m.
Duration: 45 minutes

Enigma Inc. take on their first monster and suffer their first loss in the fight against the Un'darr. Thanks for listening to CtrlGroup! Keeper and Players: Dennis Verrett, Hadley Singer, Marcus Strocks, and Nick Hodge. Follow us @CtrlPod or CtrlGroupPod on Twitter and Instagram. Music by Nichloas Hodge. Shout out to Michael Sands & Steve Hickey for creating the Monster of the Week system!

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It Came From Lake Mary Ep. 2: What Lies in the Forest

Published: April 4, 2020, 1:17 p.m.
Duration: 39 minutes 9 seconds

After meeting Ms. Vanessa, the boys meet something much more dangerous deep in the forest of Flagstaff. Thanks for listening to CtrlGroup! Keeper and Players: Dennis Verrett, Hadley Singer, Marcus Strocks, and Nick Hodge. Follow us @CtrlPod or CtrlGroupPod on Twitter and Instagram. Music by Nichloas Hodge. Shout out to Michael Sands & Steve Hickey for creating the Monster of the Week system!

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It Came From Lake Mary Ep. 1: Enigma Inc.

Published: March 27, 2020, 12:53 a.m.
Duration: 1 hour 1 minute 25 seconds

In 2019, multiple unexplained phenomenal accounts went mysteriously undocumented in a small town in northern Arizona. Three boys from a small "mystery solving service" attempt to discover what lies beyond the forest town they know. Welcome to our first campaign! It Came from Lake Mary is a game run off the Monster of the Week: Tome of Mysteries system. Keeper and Players: Dennis Verrett, Hadley Singer, Marcus Strocks, and Nick Hodge. Follow us @CtrlPod and CtrlGroupPod on Twitter and Instagram. Episodes released weekly. Shout out to Michael Sands & Steve Hickey for creating the Monster of the Week system!

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CtrlGroup Episode 0: It Came from Lake Mary

Published: March 3, 2020, 12:26 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 7 seconds

Welcome to Ctrlgroup: a TTRPG system testing podcast. We use mini-campaigns to try out and show off a plethora of systems. We test them out so you don't have to. If you're new to Dungeons and Dragons, Powered by Apocalypse, or us in general, feel free to start here. If you want to skip to the action, move on to episode 1! Welcome to the CtrlGroup! Shout out to Michael Sands & Steve Hickey for creating the Monster of the Week system!

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