Intolerance – Ep169

There is an underlying virus in our sub-culture called intolerance. Whether it is gamers against gamers over the “right way to play” the games themselves, Marvel versus DC, Story gamers versus Sim-gamers or “authentic” nerds versus “fake geek girls”, the list goes on and on. The bullied have become the bullies and enough is enough?

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Cast – Eric, Shannon, Dan, Brandon, Mike, Jayson and Shawn

Items Mentioned:
Pathfinder, Comic Books, Dungeons & Dragons, Gen Con, IO9, Dungeon World, Dungeon Crawl Classics, Fiasco

Supplements – Ep168

What are some of our favorite supplemental material for the games we play?

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Cast – Eric, Shannon, Dan, Brandon, Mike and Shawn… oh, and Jayson

Items Mentioned: Victoriana, Shadowrun, Ravenloft, Dungeons & Dragons, American Gods, Burning Wheel, Pathfinder, Punisher Armory, Dungeon Crawl Classics, World of Warcraft, Elder Scrolls: Skyrim, Pendragon, Penumbra

 

Combat for Sport or War – Ep166

There are two modes of thinking of the balance of RPG combat, combat where there is parity among the classes (or archetypes or whatever you want to label them) and combat where there is unfair advantage.

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Cast – Eric, Mike, Dan, Brandon, Shannon, Jayson & Shawn

Items Mentioned:
Warhammer 40000, Dungeons & Dragons, Magic the Gathering, Streetfighter, Pathfinder, Shadowrun, Conan, Fallout, Star Wars, Gen Con, White Wolf Publishing, Savage Worlds, Only War, Twilight 2000