Series 54.3 – The One Ring with Stef Midlock and James Pierson [Athrabeth Podcast] (Discussion)

Welcome to the final episode of our The One Ring series, everyone! This series we have Stef Midlock and James Pierson from the Athrabeth Podcast joining us to discuss and create characters for The One Ring 2nd Edition, the official Lord of the Rings RPG by Free League Publishing! This episode we discuss the process and get into some really great fanfic!

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Timestamps:

  • 00:00:00 – Announcements
  • 00:02:07 – Reintroductions
  • 00:07:57 – D20 for your thoughts?
  • 00:11:19 – What makes a good character creation system?
  • 00:13:39 – What story do these character sheets tell us?
  • 00:21:04 – How does character creation in The One Ring stack up to other systems?
  • 00:29:29 – How does character creation in this game set expectations for play?
  • 00:31:29 – What are the flaws of character creation in The One Ring?
  • 00:38:24 – Fanfic
  • 00:50:23 – Take it up a level!
  • 01:00:14 – Episode Closer
  • 01:03:40 – Call to Action
  • 01:15:17 – Credits
  • 01:17:12 – Show Blurbs – Courier’s Call
  • 01:18:25 – Outtakes

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Music:

Music: Adventure Beyond by Alexander Nakarada

Free download: https://filmmusic.io/song/8690-adventure-beyond

License (CC BY 4.0): https://filmmusic.io/standard-license

Artist website: https://www.serpentsoundstudios.com/

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Music: Traveler by Alexander Nakarada

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License (CC BY 4.0): https://filmmusic.io/standard-license

Artist website: https://www.serpentsoundstudios.com/

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