Thinking more about the Souls of Steel playtest at GeekGirlCon spurred me to combine two of my anime interests: giant mecha and romantic comedy.

No, seriously.

On Sunday at GeekGirlCon, I got to play a Powered by the Apocalypse game called Souls of Steel, run by the designer. Here’s how it went for me, and what I thought.

I spent two days helping to facilitate games at the Games on Demand table at GeekGirlCon. I got to run Inept Sorcerers once, and played two new games: The Quiet Year and Souls of Steel.

I’ve been invited to run Inept Sorcerers at GeekGirlCon this year, October 10 and 11. During the sessions, I’ll be testing out one of the “frames” for the game, called Race For the Crown.

I attended PAX Prime’s Games on Demand over the weekend, and both ran and played in games of Inept Sorcerers. Here’s a brief rundown of those games, and what I learned.