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Discussing tabletop and related gaming and the Irish gaming scene so you don't have to

Oct 10, 2018

This week's hosts: Seán, Shane, and Ian
This week, the party talk about why rpgs are bad?

 

00:43 - Why are RPGs so bad?
00:55 - Stealing a run on Eoin's ideas while he's not here.
01:29 - Kick the ball rolling?
02:02 - Gaelcon, it's coming up. http://gaelcon.com/
03:34 - Shane's plug for The System Mastery Podcast - https://systemmasterypodcast.com/
03:49 - What is California? We may never know. - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/California
05:27 - Is it bad by design? Or is it bad design?
06:03 - Fan favourite from the Vaults. May 2011 - http://theadventuringparty.libsyn.com/character-creation-may-2011-from-another-time-another-land
06:23 - Not to judge fans of aforementioned RPG system, by all means play away.
06:51 - Deadlands Classic - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Deadlands
10:02 - From a Solved Game - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Solved_game
10:50 - Exalted, yes we're back ragging on White Wolf, - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Exalted
15:00 - Are all RPGs terrible, actually?
16:50 - Is there a fun/realism dichotomy in RPGs?
25:06 - Yes, alignment language. - http://www.retro-geek.com/dnd/alignment-languages/
30:10 - The games are becomming just terrible enough that they become good, actually.