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2021-04-09

Revolution Comes to the PodcastFar Cry 4

A podcast exploring the Appendix N of Revolution Comes to the Kingdom. In this episode, an open-world first-person shooter.

2021-04-08

Monster ManSpecial Episode: Creating monsters for a new campaign

Patreon backer Laurie asked me to talk about how I integrate my thoughts on monsters into my game. With a new campaign bubbling away in the back of my mind, I recorded a few thoughts.If you're enjoying the show, why not consider supporting it on Patreon? You'll get access to lots of new bonus content, including my other podcast, Patron Deities!Thanks to Ray Otus for our thumbnail image. The intro music is a clip from "Solve the Damn Mystery" by Jesse Spillane, used under a Creative Commons Att…

The Adventuring PartyINT, April 2021: Whose Game Is It Anyway?

The Adventuring Party - Episode 639This week's hosts: Graham, Liam, Scarr, and Hida ‘Eoin’ O-winEditor - ScarrThis week, The Party discuss ownership of your game table: How much control does the GM really have, and how much damage can the players do if allowed?

2021-04-07

The Lost Bay PodcastBen Milton - The Waking of Willowby Hall

Ben Milton is behind the popular YouTube channel Questing Beast where he does reviews and flip throughs of RPGs and OSR books and zines. Watching his reviews, I've been struck by the constant attention he has for the layout or the design choices of the books, and how these choices might affect the playing experience. Ben is the author of Maze Rats and Knave, two rules-light RPGs, that had a great influence on the OSR scene. Ben recently published the Waking of WIllowby Hall, a fairy-tale med fan…

Monster ManSpecial Episode: Plant monsters

Patreon backer Sam brings you this special episode all about intelligent plant creatures!If you're enjoying the show, why not consider supporting it on Patreon? You'll get access to lots of new bonus content, including my other podcast, Patron Deities!Thanks to Ray Otus for our thumbnail image. The intro music is a clip from "Solve the Damn Mystery" by Jesse Spillane, used under a Creative Commons Attribution License.

The Adventuring PartyEpisode Delay

Hi folks,Time got a little away from us this week, so expect an episode of the podcast later tonight.

2021-04-05

Monster ManEpisode 355: Haunt, Lesser and Mesmer

Some familiar faces show up in unfamiliar ways in today's episode!If you're enjoying the show, why not consider supporting it on Patreon? You'll get access to lots of new bonus content, including my other podcast, Patron Deities!Thanks to Ray Otus for our thumbnail image. The intro music is a clip from "Solve the Damn Mystery" by Jesse Spillane, used under a Creative Commons Attribution License.

Ronin RoleplayingCircus of Pain, Part 6

Episode #23 – Rifts Grimm gets his just reward, and a new set of troubles. Music from https://filmmusic.io “Take a Chance” by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com) License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)

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Dicey StoriesDS043 | StarCraft | FRAWD Investigators: Bad Behavior on Browder | Part 3 of 5

Lilly is reckless, and Imogen is ambitious. It catches up with them in the icy wastes of Browder II.Scene 7Scene 8Scene 9Scene 10Music: https://www.purple-planet.com

2021-04-03

Alex Schroeder: Halberds & HelmetsMonsters: Giant Beetles

Talking about giant beetles and how I used them: pack animals for the underworld, war elephants for goblins and the like, or car sized monsters in dungeon corridors

Categories:

  • Old School
  • Monsters

2021-04-01

Monster ManEpisode 354: My Favourite Monster with Gareth Ryder-Hanrahan

It's an extra-long special episode as we dig into some tips for adapting and creating monsters with game designer and author Gareth!If you're enjoying the show, why not consider supporting it on Patreon? You'll get access to lots of new bonus content, including my other podcast, Patron Deities!Thanks to Ray Otus for our thumbnail image. The intro music is a clip from "Solve the Damn Mystery" by Jesse Spillane, used under a Creative Commons Attribution License.

Revolution Comes to the PodcastTwo Eggs On My Plate & The Siege of Jadotville

A podcast exploring the Appendix N of Revolution Comes to the Kingdom. In this episode, a WW2 resistance memoir and a film set during the Congo Crisis.

2021-03-31

The Adventuring PartyTheory, Mar 2021 - Asymmetric Games

The Adventuring Party - Episode 638This week's hosts: Hida ‘Eoin’ O-win, Warlord 'Shane' Scarr & LiamEditor - Savage MickAs the old military adage goes, "If you're in a fair fight, you're doing it wrong. - Author: Gary J. ByrneThis week the party looks at how games work when each side is playing by a different set of rules. Can these be fair and balanced games? What can we learn from asymmetry in games and where should we seek to avoid it?Want to actually shout at us? Go to SpeakPipe and te…

2021-03-29

Ronin RoleplayingCircus of Pain, Part 5

Episode #22 – Rifts Grimm heads south to Rocky Bluff, and along the way, he makes a new friend. Music from https://filmmusic.io “Take a Chance” by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com) License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)

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  • Ronin Roleplaying
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  • Mythic
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  • Rifts
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  • Scormus
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Dicey StoriesDS042 | StarCraft | FRAWD Investigators: Bad Behavior on Browder | Part 2 of 5

Selendis questions Lilly and Imogen about their business on Browder II and then grants the terrans some leeway at the research base.Scene 5Scene 6Music: https://www.purple-planet.com

2021-03-24

The Lost Bay PodcastLeo Hunt - Vaults of Vaarn

Leo Hunt is a multi-faceted creator. He wrote four novels, and in the last year, released two issues of VAULTS OF VAARN, a science-fantasy rpg. In this episode we talk about his inspirational sources, the difference between writing a novel and an rpg, game design, the American anthropologist David Graeber, and above all, about the colorful, fascinating world of Vaults of Vaarn.Vaults of Vaarn is available as a printed booklet from online stores, find the full list herehttps://vaultsofvaarn.wor…

The Adventuring PartyINY, Mar 2021: Crafting in RPGs

The Adventuring Party - Episode 637This week's hosts: Scarr and Hida ‘Eoin’ O-winEditor - ScarrThis week, The Party have collected the pelts of 12 other podcasts, and 7 spine-gems from Hot-Take Packmasters, and from these we will forge the finest possible episode talking about Crafting Systems in RPGs.

2021-03-23

gg no reThulian Echoes Finale & Review

We finish up Thulian Echoes and give our thoughts. Show notes: https://ggnorecast.com/207.

2021-03-22

Ronin RoleplayingCircus of Pain, Part 4

Episode #21 – Rifts A battle, executed badly. Music from https://filmmusic.io “Take a Chance” by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com) License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)

Categories:

  • Podcast
  • Ronin Roleplaying
  • Actual Play
  • Mythic
  • Mythic Gamemaster Emulator
  • Rifts
  • Roleplaying Gamemaster Emulator
  • Scormey
  • Scormey.com
  • Scormus
  • Solo
  • Solo Roleplaying
  • Solo TTRPG
  • Tabletop
  • Tabletop Roleplaying
  • TTRPG

Dicey StoriesDS041 | StarCraft | FRAWD Investigators: Bad Behavior on Browder | Part 1 of 5

Lilly and Imogen are accused of connections to the tal’darim when they return Arudin to his people at the protoss base on Browder II.Scene 1Scene 2Scene 3Scene 4Music: https://www.purple-planet.com

2021-03-15

Ronin RoleplayingCircus of Pain, Part 3

Episode #20 – Rifts Grimm gets some medical aid, encounters a sentient Moon, and has a bit of a “friendly chat” with the late Luthor Pentel’s father. Music from https://filmmusic.io “Take a Chance” by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com) License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)

Categories:

  • Podcast
  • Ronin Roleplaying
  • Actual Play
  • Mythic
  • Mythic Gamemaster Emulator
  • Rifts
  • Roleplaying Gamemaster Emulator
  • Scormey
  • Scormey.com
  • Scormus
  • Solo
  • Solo Roleplaying
  • Solo TTRPG
  • Tabletop
  • Tabletop Roleplaying
  • TTRPG

Dicey StoriesDS040 | StarCraft | FRAWD Investigators: Antiga Antics | Part 8 of 8

Lilly and Imogen get better acquainted with the terran Spearmint and the protoss Arudin, making plans to take them off Antiga to get them the help they need.Scene 21Scene 22Scene 23Music: https://www.purple-planet.com

2021-03-07

The Lost Bay PodcastYochai Gal - Cairn

In October 2020, Yochai Gal released CAIRN, a fantasy tabletop roleplaying game. Cairn is, among other things, inspired by Yochai's love for the forests and forest-fantasy fiction. Actually, from the window of his own house, one could see the edge of a forest.Cairn is available as a printed booklet from online stores, find the full list here:cairnrpg.com/print.htmlOr in pdf:yochaigal.itch.io/cairnFollow The Lost Bay Podcast news on twitter or on the blog thelostbayrpg.blogspot.com

2021-03-03

gg no reDear Gary, Can a Vampire Die of Old Age?

GG NO RE answers your RPG questions again, from the technical to the social. Show notes: https://ggnorecast.com/206.

2021-02-09

gg no reThulian Echoes Part 1

We start up Thulian Echoes by Zzarchov Kowolski, an innovative and clever module that's easy to slot into most campaigns. Show notes: https://ggnorecast.com/205.

2021-02-02

gg no reGalaxy Far Away - Ultralite Star Wars

Asa runs a Star Wars game using the Galaxy Far Away ultralite rules from d66 Kobolds. Show notes: https://ggnorecast.com/204.

2020-11-05

Alex Schroeder: Halberds & HelmetsMonsters: Giant Bees

Talking about giant bees, giant wasps, and how I used them: like Aliens in a hive, and as mounts for lizard people

Categories:

  • Old School
  • Monsters

2020-08-25

Alex Schroeder: Halberds & HelmetsMonsters: Bears

Talking about bears, laser eyes, and summoning angry flying bears

Categories:

  • Old School
  • Monsters

2020-08-05

Alex Schroeder: Halberds & HelmetsMonsters: Basilisk

Talking about the basilisk (also known as the cockatrice)

Categories:

  • Old School
  • Monsters