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

Jan 30, 2019

Episode 525

This week's hosts: Óisín, Eoin, Mick, and Shane
This week, the party discuss martial classes and magic users in RPGs.

01:43 - D&D 3.0/3.5 - Starting with the most rules heavy D&D. - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Editions_of_Dungeons_%26_Dragons#Dungeons_&_Dragons_3rd_edition
03:50 - Mundane fighter versus Magic user summed up.
04:40 - Cú Chulainn and other legendary "fighters". - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/C%C3%BA_Chulainn
05:29 - Óisín delivers a blistering take on who would win in a fight.
07:04 - Magic items help level the playing field.
08:29 - Eoin believes that all the classes should be balanced against each other.
10:40 - Fictional Character Conan can't easily be summed up in D&D. See also: Gandalf.
15:44 - More problems with old D&D 3.0/3.5
18:40 - Some games give unequal rewards.
21:50 - Eoin offers a possible theory.
22:49 - Mick making them big promises.