Episode 016: Too Big to Fail, pt2 (Fiasco)


Too Big to Fail, part 2

Fiasco – New York 1913

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EPISODE 015 // Too Big to Fail part 1 // Fiasco


“The true New Yorker secretly believes that people living anywhere else have to be, in some sense, kidding.”
John Updike

War brews in Europe and the tensions between labor and the industrial bosses is reaching a boiling point in the States. Join Lisa Reinke, Ken Breese and John Holt in a very exacting historical reenactment of early 20th century New York.


To learn more about how Fiasco is played check out our primer episode.

The characters for this game:

Elizabeth “Lizzy” Castelshaft (Lisa) – A progressive woman who exercises her beliefs by gambling and hanging in bars.

Henrich “Hank” Castelshaft (Ken) – The hardworking Lutheran bank teller and German immigrant.

Shawky Mash (John) – A grifter and gambler, a New Yorker who’s never worked an honest day in his life. He rocks hobo chic.


The grid for this game:

Between John & Ken: Romance – Lovers.

Between Ken & Lisa: Spouse – Husband & Wife.

Between Lisa & John: Gambling Partners.

There are two NEEDs:
– To Discover the Dark Truth of what Happened on the S.S. Tuscania

There is a LOCATION elements:
– Hadley Hall in the Bowery

There is a OBJECT elements:
– Key to a safe deposit box at the Chase Bank on 200 Park South

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Find Ken on twitter @Berlingsbeard

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Our Bored Ghost theme song is by the amazing Pat Cupples, see his band website Hotels and Highways.

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