Podcasts

July 11, 2022

There have been worse ideas – Loot Mechanics #280

Now that video game movies are actually decent, TTRPGs-based films are getting a similar treatment. Intro (0:49) – Scormey is looking to buy an XBox, and whatever Beoulus has been up to. Tabletop News (7:00) – “Alice is Missing” is getting turned into a movie. Wrap (19:48) – Hideo Kojima falsely linked to political assassination. […]
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July 7, 2022

House of Shadows, Part 2 (Ep. 88)

The knives come out, but in an amateurish way, on today’s episode! Game: “Dune: Adventures in the Imperium“ Oracle: “GameMaster’s Apprentice – Sci-Fi Deck“ Music: “Celebration” by Alexander Nakarada (www.serpentsoundstudios.com) Licensed under Creative Commons BY Attribution 4.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
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July 4, 2022

Back to that deep ol’ well – Loot Mechanics #279

Dipping back into the cesspool that is Facebook and Reddit, for more questions from Tabletop GameMasters! Intro (0:49) – Scormey has more new TTRPGs. He’s pretty excited about them, anyway! Tabletop Roleplaying (13:40) – More GM/DM advice, from the depths of Facebook and Reddit! Wrap (1:06:20) – “Elder Scrolls Online” got a new update. Does […]
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June 30, 2022

House of Shadows, Part 1 (Ep. 87)

Starting off this month’s new adventure, and this time we’ll be playing “Dune: Adventures in the Imperium”! Game: “Dune: Adventures in the Imperium“ Oracle: “GameMaster’s Apprentice – Sci-Fi Deck“ Music: “Celebration” by Alexander Nakarada (www.serpentsoundstudios.com) Licensed under Creative Commons BY Attribution 4.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
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June 27, 2022

Not Surprising At All – Loot Mechanics #278

“Starfield” looks great, “Conan Chop Chop” isn’t all that much fun, and yet another TTRPG gets an OGL. yawn Intro (0:49) – Scormey tried (and failed) to pick up “Conan Chop Chop” again. Also, there’s a festival in “Guild Wars 2”? Video Game News (5:35) – As expected, “Starfield” looks amazing… but is it already […]
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June 24, 2022

Meander, Part 4 (Ep. 86)

Now, how do we escape from the ancient Faerie circle? Game: “Vagabonds of Dyfed“ Oracle: “GameMaster’s Apprentice – Fantasy Deck“ Music: “Celebration” by Alexander Nakarada (www.serpentsoundstudios.com) Licensed under Creative Commons BY Attribution 4.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
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June 20, 2022

Diab-Low – Loot Mechanics #277

Blizzard has had a rough few weeks regarding the Diablo franchise, and continue shoot themselves in the foot. We discuss this, and more. Intro (0:49) – Scormey is back from Faire, and has thoughts on the matter. Video Game News (9:58) – “Diablo Immortal” sucks, and this causes Blizzard to ruin any hype fans might […]
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June 17, 2022

Meander, Part 3 (Ep. 85)

Comrades in Arms, once again! Game: “Vagabonds of Dyfed“ Oracle: “GameMaster’s Apprentice – Fantasy Deck“ Music: “Celebration” by Alexander Nakarada (www.serpentsoundstudios.com) Licensed under Creative Commons BY Attribution 4.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
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June 13, 2022

Boring Old Opinion Piece – Loot Mechanics #276

Pulling a topic out of our ass, yet again! This time, we talk about ideas for new features in our favorite MMORPGs. Intro (0:49) – Our week, in brief (mostly Drone stuff). Other (7:19) – Features we’d like to see added to certain online games, and why. Wrap (38:40) – Final thoughts, including more new […]
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June 10, 2022

Meander, Part 2 (Ep. 84)

Barrow Mounds and Bad Decisions, on today’s episode! Game: “Vagabonds of Dyfed“ Oracle: “GameMaster’s Apprentice – Fantasy Deck“ Music: “Celebration” by Alexander Nakarada (www.serpentsoundstudios.com) Licensed under Creative Commons BY Attribution 4.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
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