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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.

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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 366 - Ars Ghostica

None of us believe in ghosts, but we do believe in talking about them! Chris discusses his obsession with ghost shows, while Jim and Mark mock him. It’s heartwarming.

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Episode 327 - Complete Book of Vehicles

Vehicles are things we all own, and yet, roleplaying games have never handled them to our satisfaction. We go into a power slide, throw ourselves from the car, and critique games.

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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 317 - Licensed Games

We discuss our favorite and least favorite licensed games. That somehow makes us super-angry defending the things we love and so the whole thing ends in tears.

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Episode 315 - Gaming Oddities

Have you ever gamed weird? Have you ever played someone else’s character, played multiple characters, or GMed for a ghost? Was the GM in the room the whole time? Jim drags us to scary places from which we might never return.

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Episode 304 - How Gaming Has Changed

We fear change! Except that we manage to talk about it for quite awhile, so it must be one of those new controversial exposure therapies that makes us into stronger people.

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