Hard-Space Hustle, Podcast

Changelog: Jun

Guest: Jun

Game Graveyard

Seafaring Pirate Setting and Magical Girl Game


In the meat of this show we discuss at length: Failure, Simplicity in Game Design and Messy Success!


  • Changed marking Weights AGAIN. Roll your die pool again and choose which ones to keep.
  • No initiative. Everyone must act once before the round is over. NPCs react to player action
  • Can spend resolve to reroll ONE die per Resolve spent.
  • Skills are flex dice to be applied to Attribute OR outcome
  • Define minor/major concessions.
  • Commercial Break


“If your system/setting has magic or technology so far advanced it might as well be magic, you need to make it easy and accessible to change your gender.”


Introbot: Alice Kyra Music: Matt Lee

Hard-Space Hustle, Podcast

HSH Magical Girl Countdown Part 3


Erika as Phoebe/Phoebe 3000 the AI

Alice as Cass/Andromeda the Master

and Meghan as /Supernova the Troubleshooter

In Which…

The Squad confronts the minions of N.E.G.A. and clash with a large industrial appliance!


Introbot: Amr Music by Matt Lee

Changelog, Podcast

Changelog: Michelle Nickolaisen

Guest: Michelle Nickolaisen


Corruption mechanics and redemption, paganism and jumping in the deep end.


  • Changed “Characteristics” to “Attributes”
  • Changed “Stress” to “Stress Points”
  • Removed Rerolls, replaced with special boons.
  • Clarified and expanded racing rules.
  • Changed “Fitness” to “Body”
  • Changed the “Plot” skill to “Leadership.”
  • Finished Outlaw Ranks for Troubleshooter.
  • Expanded Dispositions List.
  • Made minor changes to all jobs.

Update to 1.4!! Download Here.

Introbot: Kaylie Music by Matt Lee

Changelog, Podcast

Changelog: Amelia Antrim

Guest: Amelia Antrim


Layout your dang book properly. Have a good index. Make cheat sheets. Backstab? (Editor’s note: Play/Test does not endorse backstabbing.) and for god’s sake… don’t eat sand.


  • Removed Size as a stat for vehicles.
  • Added option to gain base Durability for Support job when upgrading vehicles.
  • Added Story Paths for character creation.
  • Added Armored and Evasive for Vehicles.
  • Added more Boons/Fumbles for weapons.
  • Moved Vehicle weapons to the Heavy Weapons section.
  • Added option to spend/earn failures to make your result better/worse on a fail.

Update to 1.3!! Download Here.

Introbot: Madge Music by Matt Lee