What do people have against the Sailor Moon RPG?

I have to admit: I’m a bit of a podcast junkie. As of right now, I’m subscribed to something like 72 different podcasts, not all of which update regularly. There are podcasts about tarot, podcasts about business, podcasts about pop culture… and podcasts about roleplaying. So when my husband suggested I listen to a roleplaying podcast about the Sailor Moon RPG, I had to tune in.

The podcast I listened to wasĀ System Mastery, episode 99, but it turns out there are quite a few other podcast episodes that touch on the Sailor Moon RPG, likeĀ The One Shot Podcast, or Sailor Moon in general, like Sailor Business.Ā Know any other great Sailor Moon podcasts I should subscribe to? Let me know in the comments!

Turns out this podcast doesn’t “lovingly” analyze reviews in the context of their time, what they’re about, or who the target audience is. Nope,Ā System Mastery isn’t about an in-depth analysis of roleplaying games or detailing the intricacies of a single roleplaying campaign, it’s aboutĀ roasting RPGs of all backgrounds and flavors.

What’s wrong with roasting the Sailor Moon RPG?

TheĀ System Mastery guys (Jon and Jef) are right that The Sailor Moon Role-Playing Game and Resource Book is more “resource book” and less roleplaying game, but how is that any different from expansive roleplaying games likeĀ Dungeons and Dragons, with multiple books detailing fantasy species, locations, and items? It’s not, but…

Roll initiative and let’s get started.

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Top 10 Worst Case Scenarios for the New Sailor Moon Anime

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There's a new Sailor Moon anime due out in 2014. Unlike the first anime that was released around the world in the 1990s, this one is actually targeted towards young women–in other words, the fans of the original series, rather than today's young girls and tweens. To appeal to fans means that the folks at Toei are going to have to avoid a few things… Read on to find out just what we're terrified of seeing in the new show.


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