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A tabletop RPG discussion and actual play podcast. D&D, OSR, etc.
86 Episodes
We finish up our preview of Neoclassical Geek Revival 2e, using the module A Thousand Dead Babies, both by Zzarchov Kowolski. Kickstarter for the 2e rules: Show notes:
We continue the 1K Dead Babies module using the 2e preview of Zzarchov's Neoclassical Geek Revival system. (Apologies for the weird background noise—will fix that for next time.) Show notes:
We have a preview copy of the 2nd edition of Zzarchov Kowolski's Neoclassical Geek Revival, and we run it with his classic module A Thousand Dead Babies. We have a preview copy of the upcoming 2nd edition of Zzarchov Kowolski's (patreon:, drivethrurpg: Neoclassical Geek Revival, and we run it with his classic module A Thousand Dead Babies (aff link: Went a bit off the rails this time, from checking in at the tavern to making a heist on a church, and then everything went sideways. We chat in some detail about the mechanics of NGR 2e; so do listen if you're interested in this ruleset. Show notes:
We finish up Thulian Echoes and give our thoughts. Show notes:
GG NO RE answers your RPG questions again, from the technical to the social. Show notes:
Thulian Echoes Part 1

Thulian 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:
Asa runs a Star Wars game using the Galaxy Far Away ultralite rules from d66 Kobolds. Show notes:
Cyberpunk Red Jumpstart

Cyberpunk Red Jumpstart


Welcome to the dark future. We're playing the quickstart (excuse me,  jumpstart) rules for Cyberpunk Red, the newest edition of the Cyberpunk  roleplaying game. Keanu Reeves may or may not have guest starred! Show notes:
DRAGONS OF DESPAIR comes to its desperate end with a sequence-breaking dragon fight. Show notes:
The fellers trek overland to find a white stag and an ancient city. We set a record for the most flavor text read in a single session. Show notes:
We play Dragonlance, Dragons of Despair, to be specific. No one has ever  played this since 1983, and that is an empirical fact. Show notes:
We walk through the highlights of the rest of the module and talk about its pros and cons. Show notes:
We continue playing B3: Palace of the Silver Princess. Show notes:
We start our playthrough of the classic module B3: Palace of the Silver Princess. We follow procedures exactly, become the bane of the elderly, fight tons of orcs, and get lost due to verbal mapping. Show notes:
Return of the Kings

Return of the Kings


Yeah, I'm thinking we're back. Listener question, Dear Gary, and amusing digressions. Show notes:
We discuss our experience with the downtime rules in Xanathar's Guide to Everything. Topics: fictionally involved vs summarized, small addition to campaign vs focus of campaign, using the rules to improvise a campaign, mechanical details of the activities. Show notes:
We discuss and show off Talespire, a virtual tabletop in closed beta right now on Steam. Show notes:
Our first actual play screencast. Our dungeon academy students have a school phase, follow some personal quests, see what it's like to be in dungeon-school, observe portents, and then head back into the dungeon for some wilderness crawling and find a secret entrance to a new dungeon level. Show notes: ~~~Make a Search Check~~~ patreon: youtube: soundcloud: itunes: twitter: anchor:
Art in RPGs

Art in RPGs


The gamers discuss the function of art in RPGs and enact coronavirus discourse. Show notes:
An update about how gg no re is going quarantine mode. We're still playing, and we should have another group podcast soon. This virus has also opened the door to remote play to us. Daniel talks about how he's running a megadungeon on roll20. Show notes page with examples and roll20 settings:
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