The Talent Agency
The Talent Agency B-Sides 1.1: Make Me Feel

The Talent Agency B-Sides 1.1: Make Me Feel

May 21, 2018

Welsome to The Talent Agency B-Sides, where we drift from Shadowrun into other systems! This time - Axon Punk.

The Orohena underwater arcology contains a community of biohacking scientists, a theme park for the rich and corrupt, and the cutting edge in custom jewellery. An alcoholic cyborg, a hyper-flexible hobo and an AI child investigate.

The Talent Agency 7.2: Rise Like a Phoenix

The Talent Agency 7.2: Rise Like a Phoenix

May 28, 2018

Part two of Mission Rise Like a Phoenix. Hyped off their Oraclevision Song Contest victory against The Horizon Community Choir; Papaya, Kyoto Joe and Nano Ranger face down bioroid jazz quartet Platinumdust.

The Talent Agency B-Sides 1.2: Make Me Feel

The Talent Agency B-Sides 1.2: Make Me Feel

June 4, 2018

 Part two of Mission Make Me Feel, an Axon Punk special. Wyrm takes the Air Vent Express. Duke wants to duel. Oculus is ready to shut this thing down.

The Talent Agency 7.3: Rise Like a Phoenix

The Talent Agency 7.3: Rise Like a Phoenix

June 11, 2018

The final part of Mission Rise Like a Phoenix. It's the final round of the Oraclevision Song Contest! Papaya overcooks. Kyoto Joe gets in the mix and Nano Ranger is served Medium Rare. Final boss time, anyone?

The Talent Agency B-Sides 1.3: Make Me Feel

The Talent Agency B-Sides 1.3: Make Me Feel

June 18, 2018

The final part of Mission Make Me Feel, run in Axon Punk! The immersive theatre production 'Sapphics Below the Surface' is in full swing! Duke loses his patience. Oculus tangles with a jellyfish. Wyrm gets inside a torso.

The Talent Agency B-Sides 2.1: Atari

The Talent Agency B-Sides 2.1: Atari

June 25, 2018

Part One of Mission Atari - a session recorded as part of a documentary! Screamsheet has all the gossip. dark.wolF is gunning for the eSports gold. Syndicate Delete is better than you at hacking.

The Talent Agency B-Sides 2.2: Atari

The Talent Agency B-Sides 2.2: Atari

July 2, 2018

The final part of Mission Atari - run in Grant Howitt's Hack the Planet! Screamsheet respects her teenage elders. dark.wolF is all about the money. Syndicate Delete fights with the power of friendship.

The Talent Agency 8.1: Can You Feel It

The Talent Agency 8.1: Can You Feel It

July 16, 2018

The first part of Mission Can You Feel It. It's an all-lady adventure as Papaya, Data von Tase, Alice and new runner Alexandria escort an avant-garde photographer through a mysterious wood in the depths of Wales.

The Talent Agency 8.2: Can You Feel It

The Talent Agency 8.2: Can You Feel It

July 30, 2018

Part two of Mission Can You Feel It. The Welsh woodlands are no place for Shadowrunners! Papaya gains a Fog Friend. Data takes up gardening. Alice is in a Shoegaze music video. Alexandria's sword is super cool.

The Talent Agency 8.3: Can You Feel It

The Talent Agency 8.3: Can You Feel It

August 13, 2018

The final part of Mission Can You Feel It. A fusion of two separate sessions; as part of the original audio was lost to a different, darker timeline. Alexandria goes full Shaman King. Alice takes the coolest selfie ever. Papaya smokes the devil's pinecone. Data Von Tase gains a temporary voice actor.

Passion Project: Ozzkore of Join the Anarchy

Passion Project: Ozzkore of Join the Anarchy

August 29, 2018

Did you know that we have two podcasts? Passion Project is an LGBTQ+ interview show with artists across the world, made for the online radio station Bunkazilla. In a crossover of TTRPGs and queer content, I interview Ozzkore, a member of the Shadowcasters Network and host of Shadowrun Anarchy live stream, Join the Anarchy.

Find more of his work at @TwitchAnarchy on Twitter and listen to more of Passion Project at bunkazilla.co.uk

The Talent Agency B-Sides 3.1: Evening News

The Talent Agency B-Sides 3.1: Evening News

September 9, 2018

The first part of Mission Evening News. Not only are we hopping game systems, we're switching from runner rebels to corporate wageslaves! Meet Skyler O'Hara, Vixen Stormer, April Lockwell and Segue Sweetheart of NBNUK North News. This session is played using the improv boardgame News@11.

The Talent Agency B-Sides 3.2: Evening News

The Talent Agency B-Sides 3.2: Evening News

September 25, 2018

The second part of Mission Evening News. We switch to Fiasco! Using a remixed playset of Channel 6 News and Pink Mohawk, NBNUK reporters Segue Sweetheart, Vixen Stormer and April Lockwell get deep inside the Steeplejack Incident.

The Talent Agency B-Sides 3.3: Evening News

The Talent Agency B-Sides 3.3: Evening News

October 8, 2018

The final part of Mission Evening News. The thrilling conclusion to our custom playset Fiasco! Dalton Rayne and Segue Sweetheart fight over their ex, Hurricane DelMonte. Vixen Stormer and April Lockwell's art film gets worse before it gets better. Vegetable puns.

The Talent Agency B-Sides 4.1: Night Club Junkie

The Talent Agency B-Sides 4.1: Night Club Junkie

November 5, 2018

This mission we use NetBattlers! A rules-light system designed by Will Uhl, it explores the daily life of the Post-Cyberpunk setting of the Battle Network series.

Rebel teens Chad, Mo and Buck receive an email inviting them to the live concert of Human/AI pop duo, Diana & Corona. But a rival musician turns things from loveable to lethal.

The Talent Agency B-Sides 4.2: Night Club Junkie

The Talent Agency B-Sides 4.2: Night Club Junkie

November 26, 2018

The second part of mission Night Club Junkie. Run in the Megaman Battle Network-inspired system NetBattlers. Mo, Chad and Buck follow a lead to save the popstar performers Diana and Corona.

The Talent Agency B-Sides 4.3: Night Club Junkie

The Talent Agency B-Sides 4.3: Night Club Junkie

December 17, 2018

The final part of Mission Night Club Junkie, run in the MegaMan Battle Network-inspired system of NetBattlers. Mo, Chad and Buck face off against GrooveMan.exe to save the Diana and Corona concert from disaster. Though... are these idols who they say they are?

The Talent Agency 9.1: Prototype

The Talent Agency 9.1: Prototype

January 7, 2019

Part one of Mission Prototype. This mission is based on a song selected by a player! Long-time rival of Data Von Tase, Ada Amour, is threatening to ruin yet another heist - this time a film screening in an art gallery.  But this team of Femme Fatales won't be outdone.

Papaya scouts abandoned buildings. Alexandria hunts for ghost spray paint. Data makes a difficult choice with ORPHEUS.

The Talent Agency Extra: Shadowcasters Network Roundtable

The Talent Agency Extra: Shadowcasters Network Roundtable

January 21, 2019

It's been a fabulous year producing The Talent Agency and as a member of the Shadowrun Actual Play podcast community I was invited to a roundtable with a bunch of other wonderful creators to talk about our work and what Shadowrun means to us.

This Roundtable was hosted by The Shadowcasters Network. You can find a video version of this panel on their Twitch and Youtube.

The Talent Agency 9.2: Prototype

The Talent Agency 9.2: Prototype

January 28, 2019

Part two of Mission Prototype. With preparations made, the gang make a move on the art gallery premiere of Spider Byte 4: Noire Widow. Papaya makes damn fine coffee. Xandria protects the women's bathroom. Data Von Tase doesn't care for vodka-caviar.

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