The Adventuring Party
Discussing table-top and related gaming and the Irish gaming scene so you don't have to.

This week's hosts: Mary, Ian and Sean.

This week, our new hosts are once again let loose without supervision, this time to discuss randomisation in gaming.

Show notes:

Direct download: adventuringparty20160928.mp3
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This weeks Hosts: Mary, Ian and Sean


This week, the Junior members of the team run amok and talk about their introduction to boardgames.

    01:00 - Where we are totes professional in our opening... totes.
    01:50 - Where I put Mary on the Spot    
    02:05 - Mary caves to the pressure
    02:45 - We respect our listeners, no matter what their age!
    05:32 - Settlers of Catan... I'm still looking for wood for my sheep.
    08:40 - Beating up small children
    11:08 - We can spot our own...
    11:43 - Technically we're gonna get emails, not letters, but the sentiment stands
    13:09 - Gaming... a social thing with strangers
    16:00 - How gaming is totally not a cult... honest guv
    16:21 - Quote of the episode Sean: Mary, how would you go about it. Mary: Well it depends, do I have access to them as small children?
    17:15 - Boardgames and the fight against drugs
    18:15 - A year ago is apparently recently
    20:30 - Where Sean pretends he's old
    22:10 - Cards against humanity
    22:15 - The better, Irish version, Love 2 Hate
    23:25 - Mary speaks in tongues
    24:50 - I need to make sure Mary has to pay up on that bet
    25:41 - Weird voices are required for recruiting people to gaming
    26:47 - Mary likes playing zombies and eating people
    27:55 - Do not crush your friends beneath your boots
    28:30 - Apparently... We've heard it both ways!
    29:05 - Girls Get Gaming Table Top Tuesdays
    32:28 - I was going to create the website but then I realised how much work that would involve

Direct download: adventuringparty20160921.mp3
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Some listeners are reporting issues with this weeks episode. We will repost later today. Apologies for the delay.

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This week's hosts: Eoin, Brian and Cathal

This week, we discuss the idea that you should be giving your GM 9 NPCs

Show notes:

0:56 – Cortex

1:45 – Players don’t like Homework

4:15 – Poor Elminster

5:05 – Ah! Jimenmarvinluder, I know him well!

5:46 – The Players disregard filter is prone to false positives

6:15 – Brian sees the point of homework

7:25 – Quote of the episode “There’s a reason that goblin has three heads, and it’s my fault.”

11:05 – Elminster gets his own back

15:15 -  Mayor Insano the black terror, or as I call him, Dad.

17:36 – Another Meta layer of contacts (What’s the first Meta-layer?)

18:13 – Munching your Allies

21:55 - <boring gamer story> (By Brian’s own admission)

22:25 - </boring gamer story>

24:19 – Making people care… or something

27:16 – The danger of the descent in to murder-hoboism

34:15 –Squeezing more flesh on to your skeleton character

35:53 – Tell us we’re horrible people

Direct download: adventuringparty20160914.mp3
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San, September 2016: Masks of Nyarlathotep, Session 1

This week's hosts: Brian, Cathal and Eoin

This week the party fulfills a promise and brings you a report on our first session of Masks of Nyarlathotep (which is in no way difficult to say).

Show notes:

Direct download: adventuringparty20160907.mp3
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