THACO Rotating Header Image

Posts Tagged ‘Exalted’

Episode 371 - The 5Ws of Roleplaying

Mark brings out the journalism to discuss the 5Ws of Roleplaying. The most important question, we quickly determine, is “Why?” and we spend most of the time talking about it. That’s why.

bpPlayer.PlayInPage(’http://traffic.libsyn.com/thaco/THACO_Episode_371.mp3′, ‘powerpress_player_412′, ‘bpPlayer’);

Podcast: Download

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.

bpPlayer.PlayInPage(’http://traffic.libsyn.com/thaco/THACO_Episode_370.mp3′, ‘powerpress_player_411′, ‘bpPlayer’);

Podcast: Download

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?

bpPlayer.PlayInPage(’http://traffic.libsyn.com/thaco/THACO_Episode_369.mp3′, ‘powerpress_player_410′, ‘bpPlayer’);

Podcast: Download

Episode 361 - Complete Guide to Character Creation

We make some characters. Because we have opinions about them. As if you didn’t know that.

bpPlayer.PlayInPage(’http://traffic.libsyn.com/thaco/THACO_Episode_361.mp3′, ‘powerpress_player_402′, ‘bpPlayer’);

Podcast: Download

Episode 359 - The Complete Book of Powers

That’s right, we discuss the broadest possible target: powers in games. We emerge from the other side knowing nothing new. But that’s pretty typical.

bpPlayer.PlayInPage(’http://traffic.libsyn.com/thaco/THACO_Episode_359.mp3′, ‘powerpress_player_400′, ‘bpPlayer’);

Podcast: Download

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.

bpPlayer.PlayInPage(’http://traffic.libsyn.com/thaco/THACO_Episode_358.mp3′, ‘powerpress_player_399′, ‘bpPlayer’);

Podcast: Download

Episode 354 - The Complete Book of Equipment

We debate the merits of equipping yourself. I think we’re against it…except when we’re completely for it. It doesn’t really make sense. We also discuss our favorite magic items.

bpPlayer.PlayInPage(’http://traffic.libsyn.com/thaco/THACO_Episode_354.mp3′, ‘powerpress_player_395′, ‘bpPlayer’);

Podcast: Download

Episode 347 - The Complete Book of Exploration

We travel away from the idyllic countryside into the rough lands of the Eastern Quarter in our continual quest to talk for an hour.

bpPlayer.PlayInPage(’http://traffic.libsyn.com/thaco/THACO_Episode_347.mp3′, ‘powerpress_player_388′, ‘bpPlayer’);

Podcast: Download

Episode 342 - The Complete Book of Experience

We spend all of our experience on frivolous social advantages instead of improving our stats or buying sweet new powers.

bpPlayer.PlayInPage(’http://traffic.libsyn.com/thaco/THACO_Episode_342.mp3′, ‘powerpress_player_383′, ‘bpPlayer’);

Podcast: Download

Episode 340 - The Complete Book of Miniatures

There’s a long tradition of using miniatures in RPGs and we look at all the methods used. Also, a conversation about integrating miniature games into RPGs. And pie. Always pie.

bpPlayer.PlayInPage(’http://traffic.libsyn.com/thaco/THACO_Episode_340.mp3′, ‘powerpress_player_381′, ‘bpPlayer’);

Podcast: Download