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September 24, 2019  

The Fifth Dropped Stitch

Extraordinary. Powerful. Wronged.

STARRING
Ellie as Nia
Vikki as Marlowe

CREATED AND HOSTED BY
Matt (@MerelyMJ)

IN ASSOCIATION WITH
Blackshaw Theatre Company (www.blackshawonline.com)

PLAYING All Outta Bubblegum by Jeffrey Grant and Michael Sullivan

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September 10, 2019  

The Cloudskipper’s Captain, Act Five

The Cloudskipper's next voyage may be its last. And wherever it leads, it'll change its crew's lives forever.

This season contains swashbuckling violence, threats of torture, and exploitation of a character with impaired mental functioning.

STARRING Ellie, Alex, Starkey and Nat as themselves (sort of)

HOSTED BY Strat

GAME DESIGNED AND RUN BY Strat, using the Powered by the Apocalypse engine

In association with Blackshaw Theatre Company (blackshawtheatre.wordpress.com)

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Promo: The Prestige (www.kaiju.fm/the-prestige)

August 27, 2019  

The Cloudskipper’s Captain, Act Four

The crew stirs up a hornet’s nest in Grimspire. It’s anyone’s guess who’ll make it back to sea in one piece.

This season contains swashbuckling violence, threats of torture, and exploitation of a character with impaired mental functioning.

STARRING Ellie, Alex, Starkey and Nat as themselves (sort of)

HOSTED BY Strat

SPECIAL APPEARANCE BY Matt

GAME DESIGNED AND RUN BY Strat, using the Powered by the Apocalypse engine

In association with Blackshaw Theatre Company (blackshawtheatre.wordpress.com)

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Promo: Modified Roll (www.modifiedroll.com)

August 13, 2019  

The Cloudskipper’s Captain, Act Three

Revelations aboard the Cloudskipper present the junior crew with a choice: the Captain, or treasures unknown?

A mysterious fragment of a map:

Half of a treasure map that has been torn down the middle

STARRING Ellie, Alex, Starkey and Nat as themselves (sort of)

HOSTED BY Strat

GAME DESIGNED AND RUN BY Strat, using the Powered by the Apocalypse engine

In association with Blackshaw Theatre Company (blackshawtheatre.wordpress.com)

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Writers, directors and voice actors, get involved with the first Ragged Scratch podcast - a new writing showcase for audio drama in development - before 22 August: https://twitter.com/RaggedFoils/status/1156819368925442048?s=20

Promo: Brits on Bikes (twitter.com/brits_bikes)

July 30, 2019  

The Cloudskipper’s Captain, Act Two

It’s time for all hands to choose sides, as a deadly conflict erupts on the deck of the Cloudskipper.

This season contains swashbuckling violence, threats of torture, and exploitation of a character with impaired mental functioning.

STARRING Ellie, Alex, Starkey and Nat as themselves (sort of)

HOSTED BY Strat

GAME DESIGNED AND RUN BY Strat, and Powered by the Apocalypse

In association with Blackshaw Theatre Company (blackshawtheatre.wordpress.com)

twitter.com/MerelyRoleplay

facebook.com/MerelyRoleplayers

Buy ETHERBORN on Steam, Switch, XboxOne, PS4: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1L9H7A1d-pM

Promo: Voices at Play (ttrpg-voices.com)

July 16, 2019  

The Cloudskipper’s Captain, Act One

The Cloudskipper sails the sky-sea, laden with lightning. But as the junior crew soon find, that's not the most valuable cargo aboard...

Map of Avian and the Arcus Ocean:

Map of Avian and the Arcus Ocean

STARRING Ellie, Alex, Starkey and Nat as themselves (sort of)

HOSTED BY Strat

GAME DESIGNED AND RUN BY Strat, using the Powered by the Apocalypse engine

In association with Blackshaw Theatre Company (blackshawtheatre.wordpress.com)

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Promo: Dames and Dragons (www.damesanddragons.com)

July 2, 2019  

The Fourth Dropped Stitch

When you're extraordinary, you can't help but attract hangers-on and haters.

STARRING
Ellie as Nia
Vikki as Marlowe

CREATED AND HOSTED BY
Matt (@MerelyMJ)

IN ASSOCIATION WITH
Blackshaw Theatre Company (www.blackshawonline.com)

PLAYING All Outta Bubblegum by Jeffrey Grant and Michael Sullivan

twitter.com/MerelyRoleplay

facebook.com/MerelyRoleplayers

June 18, 2019  

Upstaged! Act Four

Nationals! Here against all the odds, can the company stick the landing?

STARRING Ellie, Nat, Ellen, and Strat as themselves (sort of)

HOSTED BY Matt

GAME DESIGNED AND RUN BY Matt based loosely on Simple World by Avery Alder

In association with Blackshaw Theatre Company (blackshawtheatre.wordpress.com)

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Promo: The Prestige (www.kaiju.fm/the-prestige)

June 4, 2019  

Upstaged! Act Three

After taking a bath in the first round, the company struggle to keep their heads above water.

STARRING Ellie, Nat, Ellen, and Strat as themselves (sort of)

HOSTED BY Matt

GAME DESIGNED AND RUN BY Matt based loosely on Simple World by Avery Alder

In association with Blackshaw Theatre Company (blackshawtheatre.wordpress.com)

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Matt mentions these podcasts and networks in the intro:

Promo: Modified Roll (www.modifiedroll.com)

May 21, 2019  

Upstaged! Act Two

Unsporting behaviour and technical difficulties threaten to derail the big performance.

STARRING Ellie, Nat, Ellen, and Strat as themselves (sort of)

Nat is on Twitter @WinterNatters and appears in these recent and forthcoming games:

HOSTED BY Matt

GAME DESIGNED AND RUN BY Matt based loosely on Simple World by Avery Alder

In association with Blackshaw Theatre Company (blackshawtheatre.wordpress.com)

twitter.com/MerelyRoleplay

facebook.com/MerelyRoleplayers

Promo: Brits on Bikes (twitter.com/brits_bikes)