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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...


Aug 14, 2019

Episode 553


This week's hosts: Liam, Séan and special guest Donogh McCarthy
This week the party sit down to talk about how to set expectations for your game with our very special guest Donogh McCarthy. Do you run your players through a session zero or send out a reading list to establish tone? What needs to be...


Aug 7, 2019

Episode 552

 

This week's hosts: Liam, Séan and special guest Donogh McCarthy


This week the party sit down to talk about Indie Roleplaying games with our very special guest Donogh McCarthy. Donogh has been a champion of the small press and self-published RPG's for many years, so we thought we would pick his brains...


Jul 31, 2019

Episode 551


This week's hosts: Liam, Eoin and Shane


This week the party continue to lay out the tools of the trade for the hardened game-breaker. If you have to crack open a game system and feast upon the marrow of numbers within what will you use? Time travel? The power of flight? Mind Bullets?! Pull on the...


Jul 24, 2019

Episode 550

This week's hosts: Liam, Eoin and Shane


This week the party pull apart all the different ways that games can break down. What do you do when the mechanics are on the fritz and the systems are short-circuiting? What are the common game-breakers and how do you spot them? Let's listen to the party suck their...