AW Archive



by Delos

Apocalypse West Quick Start

Last week David Benson asked me to consider doing a quick start for the PbtA hack, Apocalypse West, a pseudo supernatural cowboy spin off. You can find the play books here. Once again, the MC asks the first question to the group, and whoever says “Me!” gets asked the second question. At the end there…

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AW Quick Start: Rage Against the Machine

I wrote an article last week coming up with a quick start to help folks get their Apocalypse World game started quickly. This works great for one shots and cons, but you could use it to help get a longer game running as well, or if you have new players that may be stuck in…

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Apocalypse World in Space

So this past weekend I got a delightful surprise. By random luck I found myself getting to play in an Apocalypse World game. So I sat down along with David (our MC), Rick, James, Ingrid and we handed out the core play books. David said since we were doing a one shot he would give…

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Apocalypse World Play by Post Update

For those keeping score at home I have been running a game of Apocalypse World (AW) via Play by Post (PB) for a little over a month now. If you haven’t read it yet check out this article before continuing. Lem and Damson discover that that the trucks have holes in them. Like through the…

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AW Update

So the Apocalypse World play by post is still going strong. For those of you just tuning in our cast includes Cash- an Operator with a reputation that he’ll get the job done, no matter what Eden- a Hocus and leader of the Cult of POT (Pieces of ol’Tech) Sin- a Brainer who is so…

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by Delos

Apocalypse World Play by Post

I started an AW PbP last week and things are going really well. We’re in our “first session” and fecal matter has hit the oscillating air mover. The cast consists of: Cash – Our Operator (the guy you go to for odd jobs) Crille – Our Gunlugger (the guy you go to when you want something…

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