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Episode 361 - Complete Guide to Character Creation

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

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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.

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Episode 355 - Balancing Player Agendas

Jim wants to complain about his game and his ungrateful players. As some of those ungrateful players, we deflect his accusations for about an hour, leaving him increasingly frustrated. It’s pretty sweet.

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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.

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Episode 324 - The Complete Book of Grappling

Grappling in games has never really been fun. We wrestle this weighty topic with Shane, who performs his mighty Force Choke hold on us.

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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 319 - RPG Writing

It’s tough to write a RPG. It involves many different disciplines to do well. We ponder the best in fiction, explanations, and indexes.

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Episode 305 - The Adventure Gaming Manifesto

We’re divorcing ourselves from gamers because, as it turns out, they’re terrible people. But, we still want to game. So, we invented a new hobby, complete with manifesto. Join us, won’t you?

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Episode 303 - The Book of Balance

What is balance, other than that thing that prevents you from falling over? Is it mechanical? Narrative? Social? Why does John Wick have a movie named after him? And why does he hate D&D?

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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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