Eight years after its release, the always topical Idle Red Hands review new(ish) RPG kid on the block Savage Worlds. Does the game live up to its promise of being “fast, furious, and fun”? Well, one of us found it fast, another found it fun, and someone was furious. Listen to find out who thought what.
Yujiro guest hosts. (Hey! That makes four people. Now, you really... [click here for more]
This. Is. Kansai!
In this episode, we debut the first in our Warriors series. This series will take a warrior type from history and discuss key elements that you can use to make any character in any game setting a little more alive. First up, Hoplites. Are you ready to make your character worthy to stand with swift-footed Achilles and the cunning Odysseus? ... [click here for more]
“The gods give two sorrows for every blessing.” -Achilles
Here’s your blessing. Apologies for the future sorrows. In this latest installment of the Pantheon Pandemonium, we discuss the Greek gods and how to use themes from Greek mythology in your game. We also discuss the worst birthday gift you could possibly give your husband or wife. Hint: It’s worse than giving him or... [click here for more]
Is Savage Worlds better than Marvel Heroic Roleplaying: Basic Game?
[Three sentences before.] In this episode, we discuss narrative techniques from movies and novels that you can use to make your games more fun. We look at in media res, flashbacks, flash forwards, flash sideways, epistolary novels, and reverse chronology. We also offer advice for new gamemasters, including which games are... [click here for more]
The only thing too big to fail is a dragon, and if we had dragon bankers, we bet people wouldn’t be so keen to Occupy Wall Street. You want to pass on this episode? Passing’s for quarterbacks, and I don’t see a number on your back. So, listen up and join the 1%.Also, a review of Descent: Journeys in the Dark. ... [click here for more]
Welcome to in*die zine, a new tabletop roleplaying zine of high-quality indie content! This issue features nine incredible and innovative games, four instructive and provocative articles, four useless and system-agnostic supplements, and six moves inspired by hit musicals!
All proceeds go directly to the creators of this zine, and your support is a vote in support of the indie TTRPG scene!
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"Epic RPG you need now" - Geek&Sundry
"Perfect intro to roleplaying games" - GeekDad
"Absolutley gorgeous" - Talien (VIDEO) <- Check this out to view the adventure!
"Easy welcoming new players!" - OneShotPodcast
"Wow" - Delve 1/2 and Delve 2/2
"5/5" - Gamers Guild
"Great short story!" - Michael Cobley (on the Prequel)
"Great package of... [click here for more]