Episode 016: Too Big to Fail, pt2 (Fiasco)
Too Big to Fail, part 2
Fiasco – New York 1913
“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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Bored Ghosts we hope you found some distraction from your eternity in the void this week!