Dungeons & Dragons

Con Report: AcadeCon 2016: Leveling Up

Over the weekend, Billy, Dan, Jesus, and I made a road trip to Ohio to attend AcadeCon, the gaming convention organized by the RPG Academy podcast. While the days leading up to the con were some of the toughest days I’ve had with lots of wondering “what do I do next?” going to the con was…

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If Disney Princesses played D&D…

Everyone loves a good re-imagining of the Disney Princesses. From Star Wars to Game of Thrones to My Little Pony, there’s something for everyone (just keep Safe Search on when Googling, because when I say everyone, I mean everyone. Hello, Rule 34). So now it’s time to meld these archetypes of animated femininity with the archetypes…

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GTRT Ep 23: The Meaning of Punk, Rated R Superheroes and Our Best Fake President

5 Geeks, One Roundish Table. This week in the Geeky Topics Round Table, we discuss the meaning of punk in role-playing, whether we need rated R superheroes, and our best fake presidents.

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Niche Stuffing – How To Balance the Party

So you join a game and someone’s already playing the character you made? Here are some of Billy’s thoughts on the concept of ‘dick stepping’… or… uh… niche stuffing.

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5 Stages of Playing D&D for the Fantasy Skeptic

Angela has spent most of her RPG career avoiding fantasy games in general, and Dungeons & Dragons in particular. As a fantasy skeptic, how did she come around to D&D 5E?

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Dungeons & Dragons Ep 1: Coming of Age part 1 of 2

Protected by a god’s blessing, three youths have nothing to fear from the horrible monsters that have destroyed their world. Sadly, what was suppose to be a simple goblin attack may mean the end of peace and the start of a dangerous journey.

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Why You Should Start GMing Today

The most insidious myth about role playing games is that becoming a GM involves an arcane ritual and sacrifices to the Deep Ones. With a willingness to try, fail, and get back up again, almost anyone can be an RPG game master. Still not convinced? Angela has three simple reasons why YOU should start GMing – TODAY!

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