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

This Weeks Hosts: Liam, Brian, Sean and Eoin

This week the party discuss the upcoming Leprecon Games convention.


00:58 Why is Leprecon not in Leprecon?

01:30 Eoin reminisces about how things were... back in his day

02:00 Liam can get you a venue in exchange for bananas

03:00 Leprecon... Allegedly the oldest Con in the country

03:35 Friday Night exists

03:50 Pathfinder Society also exists

04:18 Crimson Sky, the mystery of the missing swan

04:57 Is Warbirds a thing?

05:50 Coreolis Combine Larp

06:30 Living Brains

06:50 Mysterious black clad men

07:30 Ah... Horror theme

08:30 Eoin is an evil Werewolf

10:00 If you see Eoin in the werewolf game.... get him.

10:45 Betrayal on the high seas (Yarrr!)

11:35 Fate Accelerated Tangent

12:50 Brians internal auto correct gives up

14:00 Broken Brujah Tangent

14:45 Liam speaks Spanish... or possibly French

17:10 Pro Wrestling Entertainment Circuit Larp

19:16 Warbirds of Thena -the Metal band

21:05 Brian holds a picture of the board games locker up to the microphone

21:50 Extended Wargame tangent

22:40 GW Tangent within the Wargame tangent

27:02 </tangent>

27:17 Wild speculation about CCG's

28:55 Wild speculation about Special events

29:25 The party just discusses where they're going to eat



















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This week's hosts: Liam, Brian, Sean, Cathal and Eoin

Join us in celebrating 8 years of The Adventuring Party by taking part in our annual pub quiz! Up for grabs is €50 in your local gaming store. Even if you live outside of the Emerald Isle - we'll sort it out with your local shop.

Answers by email to - the closing date for entries is midnight, March 8th.

Show Notes:

  • 02:10    The editor COULD have cleared up the muddled ramblings of Sean at this point, but its more fun to keep them in!
  • 02:30    Thats the 8th of March for all you quiz entrants out there.


  • 03:20    Round Cathal (Dice Game Score = 26)
    • C1 In Tron one of most popular sports involved throwing circular items at each other until someone was derezzed, what were these items called?
    • C2 Turanga Leela became the first woman to play in the professional league of which sport?
    • C3 How many points is a golden snitch worth in quidditch?
    • C4 Where would you expect to play Flamingo Croquet?
    • C5 Jiggly Ball, the ultimate use of tennis balls was featured in which tv show?
    • C6 What is the appropriate defense to "You fight like a dairy farmer"?
    • C7 In final fantasy 7 you get a gold chocobo if you breed a wonderful chocobo with what colour?
    • C8 The blue shell which punishes the winning player is from what racing game?


  • 06:35    Round Brian (Dice Game Score = 34)
    • B1 What is the cause of the zombies in The Living Dead at the Manchester Morgue?
    • B2 Where on Earth are you closest to space?
    • B3 Poncho, Hawkins, Billy, Blain and Mac were members of whose team?
    • B4 Which US Civil War officer is attributed the quote 'The only good Indian is a dead Indian'?
    • B5 Who vows to make alien bastards pay for shooting up his ride?
    • B6 What rank is Al in Quantum Leap?
    • B7 The recently released 5th edition of which classic board game comes with d6's, d8's and a d16?
    • B8 Provide a forumla to determine the total number of pips on any given die type?


  • 10:35    Round Sean (Dice Game Score = 42)
    • S1 Not counting the starter set or the three core rulebooks, how many supplement books and adventure books have been released by Wizards of the Coast for Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition to date? (Not including Adventurer’s League scenarios.)
    • S2 In One-Punch Man, How did Saitama, get his superpowers, according to himself?
    • S3 During a protest on Ceres Station, you see a poster that reads “Remember the Cant.” Who’s face is on the poster?
    • S4 In Doc McStuffins, who gave Doc her Magic Stethoscope?
    • S5 Nicki Minaj voices which Steven Universe character?
    • S6 In the main Marvel continuity, how many humans have carried the title of Captain Marvel?
    • S7 In the Lupin the Third board game, Lupin’s victory condition is to escape with the treasure and all of his gang with him. What is Fujiko’s victory condition?
    • S8 In the board game, Doggy Go! How many breeds of dogs are there?


  • 14:55    Round Eoin  (Dice Game Score = 36)
    • E1 Who was the 30th entrant in the 2017 Royal Rumble?
    • E2 What system is currently being used by Conan, Mutant Chronicles and Infinity RPG’s?
    • E3 In Star Wars Destiny, what point cost is the elite version of Luke Skywalker?
    • E4 Which monster devours iron with a wave of its feathery tendrils?
    • E5 Which anime series last year involved a person travelling back to his own youth in school?
    • E6 How many years late is Far West rpg?
    • E7 Which publisher is working on the 4th edition  of Warhammer Fantasy RPG?
    • E8 Which Pathfinder small creature has the fastest Base land speed in the game?


  • 20:43    Round Liam  (Dice Game Score = 14)
    • L1 Gencon has an anniversary this year, which one is it?
    • L2 In 2016, in the regular marvel continuity, who killed War Machine (James Rhodes)?
    • L3 The day after Gencon what is happening in 14 of the continental states of the USA?
    • L4 What game won "Spiel des Jahres" this year (in the overall game of the year category)?
    • L5 Where is Leprecon taking place this year?
    • L6 What is the current theme/season for pathfinder society?
    • L7 What are the playable powers in Axis & Allies Anniversary Edition?
    • L8 What team has won the most superbowls? (In the case of a tie who did it first)


  • 25:35 Thank you to last years winner who generously gave their prize back to charity.
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This week's hosts: Eoin, Seán, and Mary.

This week, the party take a look at some D&D Adventures from the time of great change before 5th ed D&D.

01:00 - History lesson for those not familiar. During the dev of 5th ed it was known as D&D next.
01:15 - The Second Sundering
01:49 - Ghosts of Dragonspear castle
09:00 - Murder in Baldurs Gate
16:37 - Legacy of the Crystal Shard
16:50 - RA Salvatore
22.41 - Scourge of the Sword Coast
25:00 - Mike Schley
36:50 - Dead in Thay
28:50 - Scores

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