Sinking Ship’s latest interactive theater piece does very well at making live roleplaying games accessible to general audiences.

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The Mortality Machine —promotional image from Kickstarter

On Friday, February 1, I had the pleasure to play in Sinking Ship Creations’ latest piece The Mortality Machine.

The Mortality Machine has been a long time in the making. Sinking Ship’s creator, Ryan Hart, successfully crowdfunded the early part of the production process, raising over $16,000 on Kickstarter with 196 backers. The experience is meticulously thought-out, as you can tell by the publicly released design documents. …


Caro Murphy

Caroline Murphy is a game designer, producer, and community organizer that lives and works in the Greater Boston Area.

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