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

Apr 18, 2018

This week's hosts: Liam, Eoin and Seán


This week, the party discusses the upcoming Pathfinder 2nd Edition Playtest and the information that has been shared to date.

Show notes:

  • 00:45 - Pathfinder 2nd Edition playtest announced
  • 01:34 - Pathfinder history lesson
  • 02:41 - Dungeon and Dragon magazine
  • 03:10 - Do people still get Futurama references? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RpVBYRw60m8
  • 07:40 - Glass Cannon Podcast playtest https://glasscannonpodcast.com/the-pathfinder-playtest-parts-1-and-2/ 
  • 08:23 - Preorder a hard copy in your FLGS or get them online in soft copy when they release
  • 10:20 - Playtest/release schedule
  • 12:00 - Rovagug https://pathfinderwiki.com/wiki/Rovagug
  • 13:05 - Liam makes a bold prediction
  • 15:10 - What's new and what's different
  • 17:00 - Simpler than Pathfinder, a lot more complicated than 5th Ed
  • 17:30 - The crunchy tactical RPG
  • 19:00 - Action economy
  • 23:32 - Critical success and failure
  • 24:46 - Good potential for save or suck spells
  • 27:53 - Game modes: Encounter, Exploration and Downtime
  • 31:03 - Equipment
  • 36:50 - Goblins now a playable ancestry
  • 38:00 - Resonance
  • 40:30 - Closing thoughts