Talking with Ken Hite

Podcast Episode

On this episode of Talking TableTop is a very special guest, the one and only Ken Hite. Ken is a professional game designer that has worked on GURPS, the Star Treck RPGs, Trail of Cthulhu, and Night’s Black Agents as well as several dozen other projects. During this interview we discuss how Ken got into […]

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3. Mass Effect on the Edge of the Empire

Podcast Episode

(genuine enthusiasm) Homebrewer Richard shares his journey in creating and playtesting an Edge of the Empire conversion to the Mass Effect universe. (further informational statement) Along with Cat, his wife and a member of the guinea pig game group, Richard shares what worked, what didn’t, and how the adventure is going.

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Talking with Nathan Paoletta

Podcast Episode

On this episode of Talking TableTop is Nathan Paoletta. Nathan is a profession game designer that has published such games as Carry, Masks of the Mummy king, and Jim’s personal favorite, World Wide Wrestling. In this interview they discuss how Nathan got into designing RPGs, what it is like balancing a full schedule of freelance […]

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134. It was a Mutual Decision Part 1

Podcast Episode

One of the worst parts about falling in love is that it sometimes doesn’t work out. Looking back on failed relationships it can feel like you have experienced the worst behavior humanity has to offer. Designer Ron Edwards channeled that awfulness into It Was a Mutual Decision. A game about breaking up that suggests our […]

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The Campaign Podcast

Sidequest: Episode Three

Podcast Episode

Everyone’s favorite super sleuths square off against some grade-Aurek mooks. Tupp’s opponent? An in-distress medical droid that definitely had a different name last episode. Coneman’s? Three seasoned bounty hunters. Seems like a pretty fair fight for the prize-winning author.

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022: Talking with Ro of Gamers’ Plane

Podcast Episode

Ro developed Gamers’ Plane, a play by post RPG site designed to expand the tabletop community. Ro and Jim talk about how Ro got into the world of tabletop, passion for play-by-post RPGs, and how playing has helped Ro deal with depression.

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