The Hard Move

is creating a PbtA discussion podcast

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Hello, I'm Matthew Gravelyn, the host of The Hard Move! I've been a fan of tabletop RPGs for years, cutting my teeth on D&D 3.5e and Mechwarrior. I am now completely enamored with Powered by the Apocalypse (PbtA) systems and want to talk about them with my friends.

Join me every Wednesday as I welcome a guest on to talk about PbtA games. Each episode is a deep-dive into a single move of my guest's choosing. We'll talk about how the move works mechanically, narratively, and how the GM can respond to craft the best possible story. 

My goal is to produce a show that dives deeply into PbtA games to find out what makes them tick. Identifying the unique and thematic moves in a system can shed new light and offer new possibilities in games you may think you're familiar with. 

Thank you for checking out The Hard Move! Please consider supporting my efforts here on Patreon, sharing with your friends, and subscribing on iTunes, Google Play, or your podcast platform of choice. Tune in at or wherever you find podcasts. 

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