The Arcology Shadowrun Community Podcast

In which The Kid has some strange experiences while the team attempts to regroup and get some answers about the attack at the Cannery.

Direct download: Actual_Play_Episode_066_-_Regroup.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:45pm CDT

In which the team fights for their lives when blood spirits enter the Cannery.

Direct download: Actual_Play_Episode_065_-_Bloody_Battle.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:22pm CDT

In which Vox and Mr. Johnson discuss the better-heeled districts of Sixth World Seattle (that aren't Downtown).

Direct download: Episode_072_-_Greater_Seattle.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:28pm CDT

In which Maverick confirms his worst fears about his brother's injuries, Kenji tries some new technomancy tricks, Tiny does a little building, and then...

Direct download: Actual_Play_Episode_064_-_Dangerous_Downtime.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:21pm CDT

In which Vox and Mr. Johnson discuss the less-savory districts of Sixth World Seattle. Also: answers to some listener questions, a new Masked GM segment, a new Critter Corner, and a new Storytime!

Direct download: Episode_071_-_Seattle_Barrens.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:50pm CDT

In which Maverick receives a phone call from his sister-in-law with an unusual request. Could it be that the team's actions result in more than just karma and notoriety?

Direct download: Actual_Play_Episode_063_-_Babysitting.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:07pm CDT

In which Mr. Johnson foils the technomancers' evil plans and provides you with the missing minutes from Episode 62!

Direct download: Actual_Play_Episode_062B_-_The_Missing_Minutes.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:08am CDT

In which the team comes under fire from unknown assailants.

Direct download: Actual_Play_Episode_062_-_Dockside_Shootout.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:12pm CDT

In which the team encounters trouble during the meet and we witness Maverick's final moments.

Direct download: Actual_Play_Episode_061_-_Mavericks_Final_Moments.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:48pm CDT

In which Vox and Mr Johnson talk with Mitch Gitelman of Harebrained Schemes, answer loads of listener mail, and introduce a new Critter Corner and Storytime!

Direct download: Episode_070_-_HBS.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:34am CDT

In which the team, on a boat en route for Vancouver, worries when the cargo begins acting strangely.

Direct download: Actual_Play_Episode_060_-_Sleeping_North_of_Seattle.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:54pm CDT

In which we finish our coverage of Chrome Flesh.

Direct download: Episode_069_-_Chrome_Flesh_Pt_2.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:57pm CDT

In which the team makes travel plans to deliver their cargo across national borders.

Direct download: Actual_Play_Episode_059_-_Travel_Plans.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:48pm CDT

In which the team speaks with King James about a new job, Swarm conducts a little business, and Kit and Kenji conspire to take over the WORLD... through incorporation.

Direct download: Actual_Play_Episode_058_-_KenjiCorp.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:42pm CDT

In which Vox and Mr. Johnson discuss the new augmentations book, Chrome Flesh.

Direct download: Episode_068_-_Chrome_Flesh_Pt_1.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:14am CDT

In which the team concludes the battle with the Yakuza in the Warehouse District.

Direct download: Actual_Play_Episode_057_-_Correct.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:35pm CDT

In which the team uses Maverick as bait for a chance to converse with Azani.

Direct download: Actual_Play_Episode_056_-_Yak_Bait.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:59pm CDT

In which the team scrambles to formulate a new plan after the first one blew up in Haze's face. They discover their target hired Runners of her own, and Maverick comes up with a bold strategy.

Direct download: Actual_Play_Episode_055_-_Lasagna.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:16pm CDT

In which Vox and Mr. Johnson begin a series on the cities of Shadowrun, starting with the most iconic: Seattle.

Direct download: Episode_067_-Seattle_Pt_1.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:44pm CDT

In which the team proceeds without their diplomat. Surely the other runners' skills can compensate?

Direct download: Actual_Play_Episode_054_-_Luck_is_not_a_Lady.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:12pm CDT

In which Vox and Mr. Johnson talk with "Good" Ray Rigel and Opti about running and playing Shadowrun with younger players.

Direct download: Episode_066_-_Shadow_Kids.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:06pm CDT

In which the team brainstorms how to convince the Yakuza to stop influencing the fights. Options include demolitions and... diplomacy? Diplomacy's a thing, right?

Direct download: Actual_Play_Episode_053_-_Diplomacy.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:47pm CDT

In which the team starts in on legwork, and Swarm declares he can pronounce the names of his gear any way he pleases.

Direct download: Actual_Play_Episode_052_-_Shiawoowoo_Can_Mooshies.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:37pm CDT

In which the team meets with CalHot Louie and trouble ensues.

Direct download: Actual_Play_Episode_051_-_Mavericks_Magic_Fingers.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:49pm CDT

In which Vox and Mr. Johnson briefly discuss Data Trails and read listener questions and stories.

Direct download: Episode_065.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:48pm CDT

In which the team goes to the fights!

Direct download: Actual_Play_Episode_050_-_Fight_Night.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:02pm CDT

In which Swarm is allowed in the safehouse, the team kicks around a few heist ideas, and Haze faces a difficult decision. Will he give in to peer pressure?

Direct download: Actual_Play_Episode_049_-_After_School_Special.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:39pm CDT

In which Vox and Mr. Johnson present some tips and tactics in answer to a few listener questions.

Direct download: Episode_064_-_Info_Dump.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:05pm CDT

Kenji finds an old picture showing his parents and a few of his father's coworkers at a Shiawase corporate event. He decides to investigate what really happened with his father and uses the people in the picture as his first lead.

Direct download: Actual_Play_Episode_048_-_Kenjis_Quest.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:15pm CDT

In this special episode of the Arcology Actual Play Podcast, we are pleased to present you magical pony goodness and glitter.

Direct download: Actual_Play_Special_-_Friendship_is_Tragic.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:19pm CDT

In which the team eschews the behind-the-scenes tactics in favor of a direct approach.

Direct download: Actual_Play_Episode_047_-_Final_Battle.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:45am CDT

In which the team catches the others up on the situation, completes a little reconnaissance, and plays matchmaker, gang war style.

Direct download: Actual_Play_046_-_Gang_War_Pt_4.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:22pm CDT

In which we talk Shadowrun Chronicles: Boston Lockdown with Jan Wagner of Cliffhanger Productions!

Direct download: Episode_063_-_Jan_Wagner_Interview.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:09pm CDT

In which Maverick catches up with the team and the team catches up with Maverick.

Direct download: Actual_Play_Episode_045_-_Mavericks_Lost_Weekend.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:51pm CDT

In which Vox and Mr. Johnson answer listener questions, talk with Ray Rigel of the Catalyst Demo Team about the poster contest, and announce the winners!

Direct download: Episode_062_-_Question_and_Winners.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:49pm CDT

In which Mr. Johnson, along with Tim Patrick and Robert Loper of Critical Glitch, talk with Thomas Gofton of Lynnvander Productions - creators of The Gamers: Natural One - about their Kickstarter for the sequel, Natural 20.

Direct download: Special_Episode_-_Natural_20.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:11pm CDT

In which the team observes the ganger and attempts to make use of what they've seen.

Direct download: Actual_Play_Episode_044_-_Gang_War_Pt_3.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:08pm CDT

In which the team finishes planning how to fix a gang war and Haze tries urban surfing.

Direct download: Actual_Play_Episode_043_-_Gang_War_Pt_2.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:04pm CDT

In which Vox and Mr. Johnson discuss toxic hazards. Also: a new Critter Corner and Storytime!

Direct download: Episode_061_-_Toxic_Hazards.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:58am CDT

In which the team receives an enigmatic message from Maverick and furthers the plan to help the Buzzkillas win a portion of the Barrens.

Direct download: Actual_Play_Episode_042_-_Gang_War_Part_1.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:33pm CDT

In which the team delivers the goods and the Queen tasks them with another job.

Direct download: Actual_Play_Episode_041_-_HMRS.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:24pm CDT

In which Vox and Mr. Johnson discuss the Lifestyle rules in Run Faster and how to deepen your campaign using lifestyle, downtime, and consequences.

Direct download: Episode_060_-_Lifestyles_of_the_RIch_and_SINless.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:10pm CDT

In which the Blood Wasps task the team with moving goods and the Blood Wasps representative gets a job as Johnson.

Direct download: Actual_Play_Episode_040_-_Swarm_of_BTLs.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:15pm CDT

In which we wrap up the end of the Drekstorm and offer you a brief domestic interlude...

Direct download: Actual_Play_Episode_039_-_Corporate_Spy.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:57pm CDT

In which we offer you a look at campaign co-creation in our newest Shadowrun actual play podcast.

Direct download: Lone_Star_Episode_Zero.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:49pm CDT

In which we discuss Changelings and the Infected out of Run Faster.

Direct download: Episode_059_-_Freaks_and_Fangs.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:09pm CDT

In which we present to you the conclusion of the Drekstorm.

Direct download: Episode_038_-_Drekstorm_Conclusion.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:57pm CDT

In which the team seeks out heavy machinery, follows up on a tip, and then... drek just gets weird.

Direct download: Episode_037_-_Drekstorm_Part_4.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:15pm CDT

In which we chat with Jon Everist, the composer and audio director for Shadowrun Hong Kong!

Direct download: Episode_058_-_Jon_Everist.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:51am CDT

In which the team has a chance to regroup and plan the next move.

Direct download: Actual_Play_Episode_036_-_Eye_of_the_Drekstorm.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:06pm CDT

In which we cover the Mess of Metahumanity chapter from Run Faster.  Plus: a whole lotta news, some listener questions, and a new Storytime!

Direct download: Episode_057_-_Run_Faster_Metavariants.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:31pm CDT

In which the team tries to get out of its predicament.

Direct download: Actual_Play_Episode_035_-_Drekstorm_Part_3.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:20pm CDT

In which we give you the details about our Patreon, launching Feb. 1st at 8PM US Central.

Direct download: Patreon_Launch_Announcement.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:54pm CDT

In which we discuss the "Ethics, Codes, and Other Jokes" section of Run Faster and shoot the drek with Ray Rigel about conventions and the Catalyst Demo Team.  Plus, tons of new podcast news, a contest, and the details about our upcoming Patreon launch!

Direct download: Episode_056_-_Run_Faster_and_Good_Ray_Rigel.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:37pm CDT

In which Tiny opens the door...

Direct download: Actual_Play_Episode_034_-_Drekstorm_Part_2.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:00pm CDT

In which plans are kicked around, legwork is more or less skipped, and the team closes on the tracker.

Direct download: Actual_Play_Episode_033_-_Drekstorm_Part_1.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:42pm CDT

In which the team convenes to hatch a plan for the latest job.

Direct download: Actual_Play_Episode_032_-_Kits_Place.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:11pm CDT

In which Vox and Mr. Johnson talk Shadowrun: Hong Kong and its Kickstarter campaign with Mitch Gitelman of Harebrained Schemes.

Direct download: Episode_055_-_Shadowrun_Hong_Kong.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:05pm CDT

In which the team gets a new job...

Direct download: Actual_Play_Episode_031_-_The_Calm_Before.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:02am CDT

In which Vox and Mr. Johnson discuss ways to incorporate Run Faster into your existing Shadowrun campaign.  Also: a new critter corner and a new runner story!

Direct download: Episode_054_-_Incorporating_Run_Faster.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:43pm CDT

In which we get together with others from the Shadowrun podcasting community to discuss Shadowrun in 2014 and 2015.

Direct download: Shadowrun_Podcasters_New_Year_Special_2015.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:58pm CDT

In which we learn more about Tiny through stories written by and read by the player.

Direct download: Actual_Play_Supplemental_003_-_Tiny.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:51pm CDT

In which we learn more about Haze through stories written by and read by the player.

Direct download: Actual_Play_Supplemental_002_-_Haze.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:47pm CDT

In which we learn more about Kit through stories written by and read by the player.

Direct download: Actual_Play_Supplemental_001_-_Kit.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:40pm CDT

In which the team finalizes their upgrades to their new safehouse.

Direct download: Actual_Play_Episode_030_-_Safehouse.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:33pm CDT

In which the team tries to grab some high-quality building materials from under the noses of some trigger-happy Lone Star guards.

Direct download: Actual_Play_Episode_029_-_Fireball_Comin_Online.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:13pm CDT

In which Mr. Johnson and Vox run down the long list of Shadowrun news and offer you their first impressions of Run Faster.

Direct download: Episode_053_-_Run_Faster_First_Impressions.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:33am CDT

In which the team starts shopping for the safe house materials

Direct download: Actual_Play_Episode_028_-_Shopping_Shadowrunner_Style.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:20pm CDT

In which Vox and Mr. Johnson serve up seven tips for players and seven tips for gamemasters with a side of a new story!

Direct download: Episode_052_-_Tips.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:25pm CDT

In which the team begins planning the safehouse.

Direct download: Actual_Play_Episode_027_-_Home_Improvements.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:14pm CDT

In which Vox and Mr. Johnson discuss one of Catalyst's latest ebook releases about the metaplanes.

Direct download: Episode_051_-_Aetherology.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:37pm CDT

In which the team concludes the extraction job at Federated Boeing.

Direct download: Actual_Play_Episode_026_-_Down_to_Business.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:53pm CDT

In which Vox and Mr. Johnson answer a few listener questions, then present you with some background stories from the Arcology Actual Play podcast, read by their authors.

Direct download: Episode_050_-_Background_Stories.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:22am CDT

In which the team finalizes their plans to extract their target from Federated Boeing.

Direct download: Actual_Play_Episode_025_-_The_Plan_Comes_Together.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:38pm CDT

In which Mr. Johnson talks with Rob, KatNine, and Haze about RunnerHub, an unofficial Shadowrun tabletop online matchmaking system.

Direct download: Episode_049_-_RunnerHub.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:52pm CDT

In which the team cleans up and gets back to work planning their extraction job at Federated Boeing.

Direct download: Actual_Play_Episode_024_-_Making_Plans.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:27pm CDT

In which Vox and Mr. Johnson open up the mailbag and address some of your questions and comments.  Awarding and using Edge, stacking armor accessories, and finding a group - plus a new story!

Direct download: Episode_048_-_Q__A.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:41pm CDT

In which the team continues legwork amidst distractions, including an encounter with a half-ork.

Direct download: Actual_Play_Episode_023_-_Half-Ork.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:25pm CDT

In which Mr. Johnson and Vox talk about The Infected with Patrick Goodman.

Direct download: Episode_047_-_The_Infected.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:36pm CDT

In which Kenji finds himself in trouble while in the Matrix host of Federated Boeing.

Direct download: Actual_Play_Episode_022_-_Link-Locked.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:30pm CDT

In which Vox and Mr. Johnson provide some advice into building and running scenes in your game.  Also, a new Critter Corner and listener story!

Direct download: Episode_046_-_GMing_Shadowrun_-_Scene_Building.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:45pm CDT

In which the team is called in for a chat and reminded to watch the collateral damage.

Direct download: Actual_Play_Episode_021_-_Collateral_Damage.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:09pm CDT

In which Vox and Mr. Johnson discuss how to make the most of downtime.  Also, a new Critter Corner and Storytime!

Direct download: Episode_045_-_Downtime.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:42pm CDT

In which the team demonstrates what happens to those who mess with one of their own.

Direct download: Actual_Play_Episode_020_-_Retribution.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:55pm CDT

In which King James introduces a new face to the party.

Direct download: Actual_Play_Episode_019_-_A_New_Face.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:12pm CDT

In which Vox and Mr. Johnson discuss Shadowrun with a very special guest.  We also discuss the Arcology's one-year anniversary!

Direct download: Episode_044_-_The_Shadowrun_Vibe.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:56pm CDT

In which the team just has to get paid, sell off some of the stuff they picked up along the way, and--wait, are those teeth marks?

Direct download: Actual_Play_Episode_018_-_Are_Those_Teeth_Marks_.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:42pm CDT

In which Vox and Mr. Johnson discuss the combat medic as shadowrunner, including all the skills, spells, gear, and 'ware you might need to make an effective combat medic.

Direct download: Episode_043_-_Combat_Medics_-_Shadowrunner_Dossiers_7.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:14pm CDT

In which the team concludes their battle against the other 'Runner team.  Will they be successful?

Direct download: Actual_Play_Episode_017_-_Roll_Initiative.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:18pm CDT

In which the team gets closer to rescuing the Compton children.  Now if it weren't for this runner team in the way...

Direct download: Actual_Play_Episode_016_-_Runners_vs_Runners.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:09pm CDT

In which Vox and Mr. Johnson discuss Stolen Souls and cover extraction jobs in a bit more detail.  Also, Mr. J gives his two cents about creating a shapeshifter in 5th edition and we present a new listener story!

Direct download: Episode_042_-_Stolen_Souls.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:04pm CDT

In which the team follows their only lead to a nice, quiet neighborhood.  What could go wrong?

Direct download: Actual_Play_Episode_015_-_Best_Laid_Plans.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:44pm CDT

In which Vox and Mr. Johnson talk GenCon with members of the Catalyst Demo Team and the Arcology Actual Play podcast, and Mr. Johnson talks Syrinscape with its creator, Benjamin Loomes.

Direct download: Episode_041_-_Syrinscape_and_Gen_Con.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:45pm CDT

In which the team employs new tools in their search for the missing children.

Direct download: Actual_Play_014_-_Bloody_Red_Herring.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:46pm CDT

In which the team engages in a shootout with the 405 Hellhounds in their attempts to rescue the missing children. It's a shootout at Ed's Diner!

Direct download: Actual_Play_013_-_Shootout_at_Eds_Diner.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:21pm CDT

In which the team conducts legwork, follows a lead, and then (wait... you what?!).

Direct download: Actual_Play_012_-_You_What_.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:42pm CDT

In which we sit down with Adam, creator of Chummer 5 character creation software for Shadowrun 5th edition.  We also have a new Extraterritoriality segment and a special announcement!

Direct download: Episode_040_-_Chummer_5.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:50pm CDT

In which the team meets up at the Big Rhino to hear King James's job offer.

Direct download: Actual_Play_011_-_Roast_at_the_Rhino.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:25pm CDT

In which Vox and Mr. Johnson discuss the role of knowledge skills in Shadowrun. Plus, new listener questions and a new story!

Direct download: Episode_039_-_Knowledge_Skills.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:51pm CDT

In which the team continues their search for the dwarf with the briefcase full of Jazz.

Direct download: Actual_Play_010_-_All_Out_of_Horseshoes.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:42pm CDT