Upshift 014 – Essence20 On Foundry

As Jason discussed last episode, he’s been using an fan generated Foundry module to run his G.I. Joe campaign. We speak with a developer of the Essence20 module, Renderance, about the hows and whys of bringing Essence20 to the Foundry virtual tabletop, and how Essence20 players can get in on the action themselves. It all starts with this Github link

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Although the hosts both work for Renegade Game Studios in some capacity, this podcast and the network that hosts it are not affiliated with Renegade Game Studios.

Ryan Costello

What started as one gamer wanting to talk about his love of a game grew into a podcast network. Ryan founded what would become the Know Direction Podcast network with Jason "Jay" Dubsky, his friend and fellow 3.5 enthusiast. They and their game group moved on to Pathfinder, and the Know Direction podcast network was born. Now married and a father, Ryan continues to serve the network as the director of logistics and co-host of Upshift podcast, dedicated to the Essence20 RPG system he writes for and helped design. You can find out more about Ryan and the history of the network in this episode of Presenting: