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Episode 378 - The Bestiary

This episode makes very little sense. We talk about animals and monsters in roleplaying games, but this mostly consists of the question “Who is your favorite bear?”

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Episode 370 - Fame & Reputation in Games

We discover the ephemeral nature of reputation and reputation management when we discuss the vagaries of fame in games. No one ends up more famous, which just makes the whole thing pointless.

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Episode 369 - Bringing the World to the Players

How do you handle travel? How easy is it for the players to communicate with each other? How have we gotten along without having this very important conversation?

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Episode 364 - The Complete Book of Names

We talk about names and naming conventions in RPGs. We also give our best advice on how to insert the most apostrophes into your fantasy names.

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Episode 358 - Ars Money

As members of the poors, we discuss how cool it is to pretend you have a lot of money. In games. Just in games.

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Episode 323 - Complete Book of Mass Combat

War? What is it good for? Exciting games, that’s what! Good god, ya’ll. We discuss our favorite mass combat systems and our least favorite ones.

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Episode 309 - Ars Nativica

Natives. Can you play one without being racist? We get racist.

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Episode 302 - System vs. Setting

What settings sound awesome but are let down by a poor ruleset? Or is the ruleset better than the setting? We meld the two sides of our brains together to appreciate everything gaming has to offer.

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Episode 295 - What About ORE?

We talk about the One Roll Engine from Greg Stolze and friends. That also means we talk about all the various settings available for it and pick our favorite. And then we die to a horrific head wound.

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Episode 289 - War

Back from its sojourn to find itself, Episode 289 takes us to that most noble of all places - the battlefield. There is talk of gaming war. There is talk of war gaming. There is talk.

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