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Episode 372 - Death in Games

We discuss that one thing that every game assumes but never actually happens - death. Are we just namby-pamby babies who hate to see a dead character, or is it the solution to all of our problems? The grave holds its secrets…

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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 279 - Video Games as RPGs

We discuss video games that would make good RPGs. Or interesting mechanics from video games we’d like to see in RPGs. We wish all RPGs were first-person shooters, basically.

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Episode 183 - Someone Is Wrong on the Internet

The D&DNext playtest is out. We didn’t play it, but we did read the comments appearing on the internet and we take issue with a few of them. So much issue that we ranted for an hour about it.

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Episode 123 - MMOs

We crave phat loot. We talk about noobs, kill-stealing, and the holy trinity. So much jargon is thrown around, Dale gets lost.

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Episode 74 - Videogames

We’ve done 74 episodes and never once had a deep, meaningful conversation about that most mainstream of all geek activities - videogames. After this episode, we still haven’t.

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