Podcasts

29. Dungeon World Part 1

This week James is back in the DM’s chair playing Dungeon World with Kat Murphy, new comer Maggie Dempsey, Alex Manich of The Overshare, and Tricia Bobeda of WBEZ’s Nerdette Podcast. Join our heroes on a quest for “The Song book of mighty Comebacks!”

28. Star Wars Edge of the Empire Part 3

In the bowels of the Death Star Leenik Gilo, Tristan Valentine, R2-D20 and Dacta have found Tamlin Jourunn. However, their rescue mission may be more difficult than they anticipated as the obedience tattoos on the boy’s face have been completed.

27. Star Wars Edge of the Empire Part 2

The crew has been tasked with rescuing Grizel’s son from the clutches of Ava Arrak. Now or band of heroes must steel themselves to match wits with the Hand of the Emperor… or dress up as storm troopers and tool around for half an hour.

26. Dark

Star Wars is going to update on Thursday. Today you get a bonus update of ONE SHOT! James sits down with Will Hindmarch, Anne Peterson, and Erin Khoe to play Dark.This is a rare opportunity to check out a system before it is released and see where your Kickstarter dollars are going!

25. Star Wars Edge of the Empire

John Patrick Coan, Johnny O’Mara, and Matt Kubinski return for another series of Star Wars episodes! However, this time Kat Murphy is stepping in as GM and James will be playing along side the rest of the party.

24. Star Wars 3.5 Part 3

This week we conclude our D20 Star Wars adventure! Gizel (Kat Murphy), Leenik (Johnny O’Mara), Tristan (John Patrick Coen), and R2-D20 (Matt Kubinski) have to find a way off Tattoine! However they are still being hunted by hand of the emperor Ava Arrak. Can they escape? Listen in and  find out!

23. Star Wars 3.5 Part 2

This week our heroes continue to flee the empire… in the worst way possible. To get off Tattoine they must match wits with the most dangerous bounty hunters in the galaxy. They must also ask a favor of the most feared gangster in the outer rim. Tune in to the second part of our series to see what happens!

8. Giving Players the Right Amount of Information

James answers a listener’s question – “Over the past year I have gotten back into DMing for a group of players, after an almost 10 year hiatus from tabletop rpgs I have come to realize that I am not as skilled as I once thought. I have found that I tend to not give the players quite enough information. How should I go about giving the players enough information to act on but not so much that it either overwhelms them or removes the goal? Where do I draw that line?”

22. Star Wars 3.5 Part 1

This week regulars Kat Murphy and John Patrick Coen are joined by special guests Johnny O’Mara from Dilettante Ball, and Matt Kubinski from Cinema Jaw to take you to a galaxy far far away…

21. All Outta Bubblegum Part 2

This week concludes our airport adventures! David Giarratana experiences multiple physical metamorphoses while Faith and Lynette battle for control of a rabid group of devoted followers.