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Sep 18, 2019

Episode 558


This week's hosts: Shane, Eoin and Savage


This week the party slip on the rose-tinted goggles +1 (No effect) and take a look back at one of the most devisive editions of Dungeons & Dragons - 4th Ed. Was it a move in the right direction or a departure to parts unknown? Did it leave a lasting mark or has it...


Sep 11, 2019

Episode 557


This week's hosts: Shane, Eoin, and Savage


This week the party are gathering around the conference table to draft a memo about running an organisation in a tabletop RPG. What aspects of being part of something bigger appeal and to whom? When is the extra effort of drafting an org chart and assigning...


Sep 4, 2019

Episode 556


This week's hosts: Shane, Eoin, and Savage


This week the party sit down to talk about RPG skill systems. Whether you spend your points or eke out an extra percentage almost every system tackles the measure of aptitude and learning in similar ways. What are we carrying forward as learned behaviours and when...


Aug 28, 2019

Episode 555

This week's hosts: Liam, Seán and Shane

This week the party contemplate the better part of valour. When is the right time for your group to get out of Dodge and when it is right to stick around. Do systems even allow for it? Tune in to find out!

Show notes:

02:30 - Retreats were bad
05:15 - Plan to...


Aug 21, 2019

Episode 554


This week's hosts: Liam, Séan and Shane


This week the party sit down to talk about board game expansions. When is it time to burst that base box with a boatload of bonus bits? When is the bucket of baubles just burgeoning bloat? What makes a good expansion and what should have been left on the cutting...