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99: The (First) Riddling Reaver One

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By Dave Aldridge
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Guerilla rpg podcast. Old school gaming with an indie spirit. Loving those random tables, procedurally generated dungeons and all things low prep. Keeping it rules lite.

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Guerilla rpg podcast. Old school gaming with an indie spirit. Loving those random tables, procedurally generated dungeons and all things low prep. Keeping it rules lite.

To leave me a message on Anchor, go to: anchor.fm/dave-aldridge. Alternatively, contact me @d_percentile or dpercentile@gmail.com.

The MeWe group for news and crowdsourcing random tables is mewe.com/join/dpercentile

Dpercentile theme tune by T J Drennon of the Malodorous Miasma Meltdown podcast.
The dpercentile thumbnail image is by Goblin’s Henchman.

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120: Critical Role/ Old School Essentials/ Funky Dice
Call-ins from Pete (Dragons are Real), Mark (The Yawning Owlbear), Barney (Loco Ludus) and Edwin. Leave me a message on Anchor (it’s really quick, but you’ll need to set up an Anchor account linked to an email) by going to: https://anchor.fm/dave-aldridge twitter: @d_percentile or email me dpercentile@gmail.com with comments or suggestions. I’m also trying to get a MeWe group going: https://mewe.com/join/dpercentile dpercentile theme by TJ Drennon.
20:25
December 7, 2019
119: Flashing a bit of ankle
Responding to a call from Free Thrall about my ongoing Black Hack game. Leave me a message on Anchor (it’s really quick, but you’ll need to set up an Anchor account linked to an email) by going to: https://anchor.fm/dave-aldridge twitter: @d_percentile or email me dpercentile@gmail.com with comments or suggestions. I’m also trying to get a MeWe group going: https://mewe.com/join/dpercentile dpercentile theme by TJ Drennon.
07:50
December 5, 2019
118: Dragonmeet Report
I went to Dragonmeet on the weekend. This is how it went. Leave me a message on Anchor (it’s really quick, but you’ll need to set up an Anchor account linked to an email) by going to: https://anchor.fm/dave-aldridge twitter: @d_percentile or email me dpercentile@gmail.com with comments or suggestions. I’m also trying to get a MeWe group going: https://mewe.com/join/dpercentile dpercentile theme by TJ Drennon. Thanks very much also to Lieren (Updates from the Middle of Nowhere) for additional content.
10:15
December 3, 2019
117: I still haven’t watched Critical Role
Responding to new caller Edwin. Rolling on a drop table with Jonah and Scarlett. Leave me a message on Anchor (it’s really quick, but you’ll need to set up an Anchor account linked to an email) by going to: https://anchor.fm/dave-aldridge twitter: @d_percentile or email me dpercentile@gmail.com with comments or suggestions. I’m also trying to get a MeWe group going: https://mewe.com/join/dpercentile dpercentile theme by TJ Drennon. Thanks very much also to Lieren (Updates from the Middle of Nowhere) for additional content.
20:14
December 1, 2019
116: A Fighting Fantasy Proposal and Absolution for Jason
Launching a Fighting Fantasy Design Diary proposal. Call-ins also from Che Webster, Tim Shorts and Jason Connerly. Leave me a message on Anchor (it’s really quick, but you’ll need to set up an Anchor account linked to an email) by going to: https://anchor.fm/dave-aldridge twitter: @d_percentile or email me dpercentile@gmail.com with comments or suggestions. I’m also trying to get a MeWe group going: https://mewe.com/join/dpercentile dpercentile theme by TJ Drennon. Thanks very much also to Lieren (Updates from the Middle of Nowhere) for additional content.
21:45
November 30, 2019
115: Spooky House Call
A call-in from Brett about my mini-game for Arneson month, and a bonus Black Hack session recap. Download Spooky House here: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1bf9OCrPGhmCmzX_sdkNNdYJnQRpkp3UG/view?usp=drivesdk Leave me a message on Anchor (it’s really quick, but you’ll need to set up an Anchor account linked to an email) by going to: https://anchor.fm/dave-aldridge twitter: @d_percentile or email me dpercentile@gmail.com with comments or suggestions. I’m also trying to get a MeWe group going: https://mewe.com/join/dpercentile dpercentile theme by TJ Drennon. Thanks very much also to Lieren (Updates from the Middle of Nowhere) for additional content.
21:51
November 29, 2019
114: Small things come in good packages
Call-ins from Spikepit, Free Thrall and Loco Ludus. Help also from Eli, Jonah and Scarlett with unboxing Old School Essentials. Leave me a message on Anchor (it’s really quick, but you’ll need to set up an Anchor account linked to an email) by going to: https://anchor.fm/dave-aldridge twitter: @d_percentile or email me dpercentile@gmail.com with comments or suggestions. I’m also trying to get a MeWe group going: https://mewe.com/join/dpercentile dpercentile theme by TJ Drennon. Thanks very much also to Lieren (Updates from the Middle of Nowhere) for additional content.
15:00
November 27, 2019
113: Arcane Artifacts and Curious Curios
Rolling on some random tables in Madeline Hale’s book. There’s are also call-ins from Rfed and Spikepit. Leave me a message on Anchor (it’s really quick, but you’ll need to set up an Anchor account linked to an email) by going to: https://anchor.fm/dave-aldridge twitter: @d_percentile or email me dpercentile@gmail.com with comments or suggestions. I’m also trying to get a MeWe group going: https://mewe.com/join/dpercentile dpercentile theme by TJ Drennon. Thanks very much also to Lieren (Updates from the Middle of Nowhere) for additional content.
13:00
November 25, 2019
112: Information Flow, West Marches Play and Quantum Dungeons
Call-ins from Goblin’s Henchman, Jason (Nerd’s RPG), Spikepit, Joe Richter and Josh Beckelhimer. Leave me a message on Anchor (it’s really quick, but you’ll need to set up an Anchor account linked to an email) by going to: https://anchor.fm/dave-aldridge twitter: @d_percentile or email me dpercentile@gmail.com with comments or suggestions. I’m also trying to get a MeWe group going: https://mewe.com/join/dpercentile dpercentile theme by TJ Drennon. Thanks very much also to Lieren (Updates from the Middle of Nowhere) for additional content.
27:52
November 23, 2019
111: Lazy Dungeon Master
I discuss planning and progress in my ongoing Black Hack 2e game. Leave me a message on Anchor (it’s really quick, but you’ll need to set up an Anchor account linked to an email) by going to: https://anchor.fm/dave-aldridge twitter: @d_percentile or email me dpercentile@gmail.com with comments or suggestions. I’m also trying to get a MeWe group going: https://mewe.com/join/dpercentile dpercentile theme by TJ Drennon. Thanks very much also to Lieren (Updates from the Middle of Nowhere) for additional content.
22:05
November 22, 2019
110: Tomb of Black Sand - 5th Edition done OSR style
A review of the module by Jacob Hurst and Donnie Garcia. Leave me a message on Anchor (it’s really quick, but you’ll need to set up an Anchor account linked to an email) by going to: https://anchor.fm/dave-aldridge twitter: @d_percentile or email me dpercentile@gmail.com with comments or suggestions. I’m also trying to get a MeWe group going: https://mewe.com/join/dpercentile dpercentile theme by TJ Drennon. Thanks very much also to Lieren (Updates from the Middle of Nowhere) for additional content.
16:55
November 21, 2019
109: Black Hack 2e/ King of Dungeons Session Reports
Session reports from weekend online gaming and a call-in from Jason. Now with added Joe Richter! Leave me a message on Anchor (it’s really quick, but you’ll need to set up an Anchor account linked to an email) by going to: https://anchor.fm/dave-aldridge twitter: @d_percentile or email me dpercentile@gmail.com with comments or suggestions. I’m also trying to get a MeWe group going: https://mewe.com/join/dpercentile Thanks very much also to Lieren (Updates from the Middle of Nowhere) for additional content. Title track is an excerpt from ‘Ztlaw’, from the album ‘With My Broken Fingers 2’, used by permission from Tim Haywood. https://timhaywood.bandcamp.com Tim Haywood has a Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/timhaywood/posts
14:28
November 19, 2019
108: DCC Lankhmar Unboxing
Thanks to Joe and Rudy (Eli) for helping out today. Now with added Jason! Leave me a message on Anchor (it’s really quick, but you’ll need to set up an Anchor account linked to an email) by going to: https://anchor.fm/dave-aldridge twitter: @d_percentile or email me dpercentile@gmail.com with comments or suggestions. I’m also trying to get a MeWe group going: https://mewe.com/join/dpercentile dpercentile theme by TJ Drennon. Thanks very much also to Lieren (Updates from the Middle of Nowhere) for additional content.
15:55
November 17, 2019
107: Blacksand/ Allansia/ Cthulhu
Call-ins from Che (Roleplay Rescue), Goblin’s Henchman, Jason (Nerd’s RPG Variety Cast) and Joe (Hindsightless). Leave me a message on Anchor (it’s really quick, but you’ll need to set up an Anchor account linked to an email) by going to: https://anchor.fm/dave-aldridge twitter: @d_percentile or email me dpercentile@gmail.com with comments or suggestions. I’m also trying to get a MeWe group going: https://mewe.com/join/dpercentile dpercentile theme by TJ Drennon. Thanks very much also to Lieren (Updates from the Middle of Nowhere) for additional content.
17:21
November 15, 2019
106: Post-Halloween Spooky Comedown
Call-ins on Spooky House and Pentangle, my October game design projects, from Ivy The Happy Whisk, Lieren, Jason (Nerd’s) and Goblin’s Henchman. Download Spooky House here: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1bf9OCrPGhmCmzX_sdkNNdYJnQRpkp3UG/view?usp=drivesdk Leave me a message on Anchor (it’s really quick, but you’ll need to set up an Anchor account linked to an email) by going to: https://anchor.fm/dave-aldridge twitter: @d_percentile or email me dpercentile@gmail.com with comments or suggestions. I’m also trying to get a MeWe group going: https://mewe.com/join/dpercentile dpercentile theme by TJ Drennon. Thanks very much also to Lieren (Updates from the Middle of Nowhere) for additional content.
18:44
November 13, 2019
105: Shroudwick Blacksand Style
An insight into planning for my Black Hack 2e game and I roll on some tables! Call-ins from Red Dice Diaries and Loco Ludus. Theme by TJ Drennon https://www.patreon.com/TJD/ and thanks also to Lieren (Updates from the Middle of Nowhere) for additional content. Leave me a message on Anchor (it’s really quick, but you’ll need to set up an Anchor account linked to an email) by going to: https://anchor.fm/dave-aldridge twitter: @d_percentile or email me dpercentile@gmail.com with comments or suggestions. I’m also trying to get a MeWe group going: https://mewe.com/join/dpercentile
26:12
November 8, 2019
104: Nerd’s Allansia Unboxing
Call-ins from Free Thrall and Jason (Nerd’s RPG Variety Cast). Theme by TJ Drennon https://www.patreon.com/TJD/ and thanks also to Lieren (Updates from the Middle of Nowhere) for additional content. Leave me a message on Anchor (it’s really quick, but you’ll need to set up an Anchor account linked to an email) by going to: https://anchor.fm/dave-aldridge twitter: @d_percentile or email me dpercentile@gmail.com with comments or suggestions. I’m also trying to get a MeWe group going: https://mewe.com/join/dpercentile
14:39
November 6, 2019
103: Walker’s War
Another guest appearance from Arlen Walker of Live from Pelham’s Wasteland on refereeing war games and some recommendations. Also a call from Barney (Loco Ludus). Theme by TJ Drennon https://www.patreon.com/TJD/ Leave me a message on Anchor (it’s really quick, but you’ll need to set up an Anchor account linked to an email) by going to: https://anchor.fm/dave-aldridge twitter: @d_percentile or email me dpercentile@gmail.com with comments or suggestions. I’m also trying to get a MeWe group going: https://mewe.com/join/dpercentile
21:47
November 4, 2019
102: More Wargames
Further discussion of wargames. Call-ins from RFED, Che (Roleplay Rescue), Jason (Nerd’s RPG Variety Cast) and Barney (Loco Ludus). Additional content from Lieren (Updates from the Middle of Nowhere). Theme by TJ Drennon https://www.patreon.com/TJD/ Jason’s game is here: https://sharps54.itch.io/jasons-basi6-rpg Leave me a message on Anchor (it’s really quick, but you’ll need to set up an Anchor account linked to an email) by going to: https://anchor.fm/dave-aldridge twitter: @d_percentile or email me dpercentile@gmail.com with comments or suggestions. I’m also trying to get a MeWe group going: https://mewe.com/join/dpercentile
24:28
November 1, 2019
101: Worming
I justify the title of this episode with gratuitous references to each of my Purple Worm collaborators. Call-ins from Jeff + Lieren, Pete Jones, John Alan Large and Jason Connerly. Purple Worm RSS feed: https://anchor.fm/s/f74b65c/podcast/rss Audio Dungeon Discord: https://discord.gg/4auyzxb Download Spooky House here: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1bf9OCrPGhmCmzX_sdkNNdYJnQRpkp3UG/view?usp=drivesdk Thanks to Spikepit for the call-in. Leave me a message on Anchor (it’s really quick, but you’ll need to set up an Anchor account linked to an email) by going to: https://anchor.fm/dave-aldridge twitter: @d_percentile or email me dpercentile@gmail.com with comments or suggestions. I’m also trying to get a MeWe group going: https://mewe.com/join/dpercentile Arneson theme by TJ Drennon. Thanks very much also to Lieren (Updates from the Middle of Nowhere) for additional content.
23:22
October 30, 2019
100: Spooky House
It’s episode 100. I discuss the game I made for Anchorites Appreciate Arneson month. Download Spooky House here: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1bf9OCrPGhmCmzX_sdkNNdYJnQRpkp3UG/view?usp=drivesdk Thanks to Spikepit for the call-in. Leave me a message on Anchor (it’s really quick, but you’ll need to set up an Anchor account linked to an email) by going to: https://anchor.fm/dave-aldridge twitter: @d_percentile or email me dpercentile@gmail.com with comments or suggestions. I’m also trying to get a MeWe group going: https://mewe.com/join/dpercentile Arneson theme by TJ Drennon. Thanks very much also to Lieren (Updates from the Middle of Nowhere) for additional content.
23:55
October 28, 2019
99: The (First) Riddling Reaver One
I’ve been threatening to discuss The Riddling Reaver for a long time. This gets the ball rolling. Leave me a message on Anchor (it’s really quick, but you’ll need to set up an Anchor account linked to an email) by going to: https://anchor.fm/dave-aldridge twitter: @d_percentile or email me dpercentile@gmail.com with comments or suggestions. I’m also trying to get a MeWe group going: https://mewe.com/join/dpercentile Arneson theme by TJ Drennon. Thanks very much also to Lieren (Updates from the Middle of Nowhere) for additional content.
21:35
October 27, 2019
98: More Fighting Fantasy
Continuing the discussion of Fighting Fantasy as an rpg. Call-ins from Jason Connerly, Che Webster, Free Thrall and Ray Otus. Leave me a message on Anchor (it’s really quick, but you’ll need to set up an Anchor account linked to an email) by going to: https://anchor.fm/dave-aldridge twitter: @d_percentile or email me dpercentile@gmail.com with comments or suggestions. I’m also trying to get a MeWe group going: https://mewe.com/join/dpercentile dpercentile theme tune by TJ Drennon.
25:22
October 26, 2019
97: Zweihander/ King of Dungeons/ Black Hack 2e
Purple Worm RSS feed: https://anchor.fm/s/f74b65c/podcast/rss Audio Dungeon Discord: https://discord.gg/4auyzxb Call-ins from Joe Richter, Jason Connerly and Spikepit. Leave me a message on Anchor (it’s really quick, but you’ll need to set up an Anchor account linked to an email) by going to: https://anchor.fm/dave-aldridge twitter: @d_percentile or email me dpercentile@gmail.com with comments or suggestions. I’m also trying to get a MeWe group going: https://mewe.com/join/dpercentile dpercentile theme tune by TJ Drennon. Thanks very much also to Lieren (Updates from the Middle of Nowhere) for additional content.
19:17
October 24, 2019
96: This means war!
Responding to calls going back to my interview on wargames and gaming with Griffith Mon Morgan III. Thanks to Rfed, Che Webster, TJ Drennon and Jason Connerly for the calls. The Purple Worm RSS is https://anchor.fm/s/f74b65c/podcast/rss Leave me a message on Anchor (it’s really quick, but you’ll need to set up an Anchor account linked to an email) by going to: https://anchor.fm/dave-aldridge twitter: @d_percentile or email me dpercentile@gmail.com with comments or suggestions. I’m also trying to get a MeWe group going: https://mewe.com/join/dpercentile dpercentile theme tune by TJ Drennon. Thanks very much also to Lieren (Updates from the Middle of Nowhere) for additional content.
15:54
October 22, 2019
Announcing Purple Worm
https://anchor.fm/purple-worm Purple Worm RSS feed: https://anchor.fm/s/f74b65c/podcast/rss Thoughts on Pratchett - and a heads up about a new supergroup... Leave me a message on Anchor (it’s really quick, but you’ll need to set up an Anchor account linked to an email) by going to: https://anchor.fm/dave-aldridge twitter: @d_percentile or email me dpercentile@gmail.com with comments or suggestions. I’m also trying to get a MeWe group going: https://mewe.com/join/dpercentile dpercentile theme tune by TJ Drennon. Thanks very much also to Lieren (Updates from the Middle of Nowhere) for additional content. [95]
06:35
October 20, 2019
More Pratchett
Further discussion on the thread started by Lieren and Jeff, who talked about Terry Pratchett on Tome of All Dooms. Check out that episode first! Call-ins from Spikepit, Jason (Nerd’s), Joe Richter, Lieren, Che Webster, Arlen Walker and Goblin’s Henchman. Leave me a message on Anchor (it’s really quick, but you’ll need to set up an Anchor account linked to an email) by going to: https://anchor.fm/dave-aldridge twitter: @d_percentile or email me dpercentile@gmail.com with comments or suggestions. I’m also trying to get a MeWe group going: https://mewe.com/join/dpercentile dpercentile theme by TJ Drennon [94]
18:30
October 19, 2019
AAA Special - The Pentangle Design Diary 2
I was just about to nail the coffin lid on my idea for an AAA month micro-game when INSPIRATION STRUCK! You can hear it happen in this episode. Now go on, get the call-ins coming in! Thanks to Lieren, Rfed, Che and Jason for being part of the process... Leave me a message on Anchor (it’s really quick, but you’ll need to set up an Anchor account linked to an email) by going to: https://anchor.fm/dave-aldridge twitter: @d_percentile or email me dpercentile@gmail.com with comments or suggestions. I’m also trying to get a MeWe group going: https://mewe.com/join/dpercentile AAA theme tune by TJ Drennon. Thanks very much also to Lieren (Updates from the Middle of Nowhere) for additional content. [93]
17:24
October 17, 2019
AAA/ 13 Thieves: In the sewers
Some reflections on actually playing King of Dungeons. Thanks to all the players! A cheeky combo episode for Anchorites Appreciate Arneson/ Thirteen Thieves. TJ Drennon has a Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/TJD/posts Tim Haywood has a Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/timhaywood/posts [92]
18:49
October 16, 2019
AAA? Fighting Fantasy: The Introductory Roleplaying Game
My U.K. ‘Old School’ was as rules lite as it gets. Part of ‘Anchorites Appreciate Arneson’ month, albeit maybe loosely connected. Leave me a message on Anchor (it’s really quick, but you’ll need to set up an Anchor account linked to an email) by going to: https://anchor.fm/dave-aldridge twitter: @d_percentile or email me dpercentile@gmail.com with comments or suggestions. I’m also trying to get a MeWe group going: https://mewe.com/join/dpercentile AAA theme tune by TJ Drennon. Thanks very much also to Lieren (Updates from the Middle of Nowhere) for additional content. [91]
21:45
October 15, 2019
AAA - Wargames and Referees
Responses to my interview with Griffith Mon Morgan III from Spikepit, Che Webster, ShandyAndy and Pete Jones. Leave me a message on Anchor (it’s really quick, but you’ll need to set up an Anchor account linked to an email) by going to: https://anchor.fm/dave-aldridge twitter: @d_percentile or email me dpercentile@gmail.com with comments or suggestions. I’m also trying to get a MeWe group going: https://mewe.com/join/dpercentile AAA theme tune by TJ Drennon. [90]
16:55
October 11, 2019
Bonus: On Terry Pratchett
There’s no RPG content in here. A response to Lieren and Jeff, who discussed Terry Pratchett on Tome of All Dooms. Check that episode out first! Leave me a message on Anchor (it’s really quick, but you’ll need to set up an Anchor account linked to an email) by going to: https://anchor.fm/dave-aldridge twitter: @d_percentile or email me dpercentile@gmail.com with comments or suggestions. I’m also trying to get a MeWe group going: https://mewe.com/join/dpercentile [89]
15:33
October 10, 2019
S2 E10: Savage Worlds Adventure Edition
On why I like Savage Worlds and a couple of issues with the new Adventure Edition. Leave me a message on Anchor (it’s really quick, but you’ll need to set up an Anchor account linked to an email) by going to: https://anchor.fm/dave-aldridge twitter: @d_percentile or email me dpercentile@gmail.com with comments or suggestions. I’m also trying to get a MeWe group going: https://mewe.com/join/dpercentile dpercentile theme tune by TJ Drennon. Thanks very much also to Lieren (Updates from the Middle of Nowhere) for additional content. [88]
30:14
October 8, 2019
S2 E9: Sunday Social
Call-ins from Spikepit, Goblin’s Henchman, Free Thrall, Jason, ShandyAndy and James Done. Leave me a message on Anchor (it’s really quick, but you’ll need to set up an Anchor account linked to an email) by going to: https://anchor.fm/dave-aldridge twitter: @d_percentile or email me dpercentile@gmail.com with comments or suggestions. I’m also trying to get a MeWe group going: https://mewe.com/join/dpercentile dpercentile theme tune by TJ Drennon. Thanks very much also to Lieren (Updates from the Middle of Nowhere) for additional content. [87]
22:51
October 5, 2019
AAA Special - The Pentangle Design Diary 1
These are the first few entries in the design diary for my AAA month micro-game, currently called The Pentangle. There’s a call in from ShandyAndy as well. Leave me a message on Anchor (it’s really quick, but you’ll need to set up an Anchor account linked to an email) by going to: https://anchor.fm/dave-aldridge twitter: @d_percentile or email me dpercentile@gmail.com with comments or suggestions. I’m also trying to get a MeWe group going: https://mewe.com/join/dpercentile AAA theme tune by TJ Drennon. Thanks very much also to Lieren (Updates from the Middle of Nowhere) for additional content. [86]
16:06
October 4, 2019
AAA Special - Griffith Mon Morgan III Interview
A special scoop interview for Anchorites Appreciate Arneson (AAA) month. I speak with writer, director and gamer Griffith Mon Morgan III about his ‘Secrets of Blackmoor’ film - and a whole lot more besides. Leave me a message on Anchor (it’s really quick, but you’ll need to set up an Anchor account linked to an email) by going to: https://anchor.fm/dave-aldridge twitter: @d_percentile or email me dpercentile@gmail.com with comments or suggestions. I’m also trying to get a MeWe group going: https://mewe.com/join/dpercentile dpercentile and AAA theme tunes by TJ Drennon. [85]
1:28:45
October 3, 2019
More Bonus Bombadil
Call-ins from Spikepit, Goblin’s Henchman, Jason and new called Matthew Broome. Leave me a message on Anchor (it’s really quick, but you’ll need to set up an Anchor account linked to an email) by going to: https://anchor.fm/dave-aldridge twitter: @d_percentile or email me dpercentile@gmail.com with comments or suggestions. I’m also trying to get a MeWe group going: https://mewe.com/join/dpercentile dpercentile theme tune by TJ Drennon. Thanks very much also to Lieren (Updates from the Middle of Nowhere) for additional content. [84]
15:41
October 1, 2019
S2 E8: Carnal Knowledge
This is the link to my blog on carnal knowledge: https://zudensachen.wordpress.com/2019/01/29/carnal-knowledge/ Call-ins on all sorts of topics today from Spikepit, ShandyAndy, Goblin’s Henchman, Jason and Lieren. Leave me a message on Anchor (it’s really quick, but you’ll need to set up an Anchor account linked to an email) by going to: https://anchor.fm/dave-aldridge twitter: @d_percentile or email me dpercentile@gmail.com with comments or suggestions. I’m also trying to get a MeWe group going: https://mewe.com/join/dpercentile dpercentile theme tune by TJ Drennon. Thanks very much also to Lieren (Updates from the Middle of Nowhere) for additional content. [83]
19:06
September 30, 2019
Killer King of Dungeons
Ach, I already killed a player character in KoD. Leave me a message on Anchor (it’s really quick, but you’ll need to set up an Anchor account linked to an email) by going to: https://anchor.fm/dave-aldridge twitter: @d_percentile or email me dpercentile@gmail.com with comments or suggestions. I’m also trying to get a MeWe group going: https://mewe.com/join/dpercentile. Title track is an excerpt from ‘Ztlaw’, from the album ‘With My Broken Fingers 2’, used by permission from Tim Haywood. https://timhaywood.bandcamp.com [82]
08:37
September 28, 2019
S2 E7: Owlbear and Wizards’ Staff - Kung Fu Cops!!!
Reporting Savage Worlds Kung Fu Cops!!! that I designed and ran in the afternoon of Owlbear and Wizard’s Staff Con. Call-ins from Free Thrall, Jason and Joe Richter. Leave me a message on Anchor (it’s really quick, but you’ll need to set up an Anchor account linked to an email) by going to: https://anchor.fm/dave-aldridge twitter: @d_percentile or email me dpercentile@gmail.com with comments or suggestions. I’m also trying to get a MeWe group going: https://mewe.com/join/dpercentile dpercentile theme tune by TJ Drennon. Thanks very much also to Lieren (Updates from the Middle of Nowhere) for additional content. [81]
26:51
September 26, 2019
Derry Dol!
Thanks to Arlen for the awesome Tom Bombadil double-cast. Leave me a message on Anchor (it’s really quick, but you’ll need to set up an Anchor account linked to an email) by going to: https://anchor.fm/dave-aldridge twitter: @d_percentile or email me dpercentile@gmail.com with comments or suggestions. I’m also trying to get a MeWe group going: https://mewe.com/join/dpercentile dpercentile theme tune by TJ Drennon. Thanks very much also to Lieren (Updates from the Middle of Nowhere) for additional content. [80]
14:51
September 25, 2019
Bombadil and Barthes
Thanks to ShandyAndy for the call. Leave me a message on Anchor (it’s really quick, but you’ll need to set up an Anchor account linked to an email) by going to: https://anchor.fm/dave-aldridge twitter: @d_percentile or email me dpercentile@gmail.com with comments or suggestions. I’m also trying to get a MeWe group going: https://mewe.com/join/dpercentile dpercentile theme tune by TJ Drennon. Thanks very much also to Lieren (Updates from the Middle of Nowhere) for additional content. [79]
09:50
September 24, 2019
S2 E6: Enter the Dagon
Reporting on @andrew_d20’s DCC game that I played in the morning of Owlbear and Wizard’s Staff Con. A call-in from Jason about King of Dungeons and another from ShandyAndy. Leave me a message on Anchor (it’s really quick, but you’ll need to set up an Anchor account linked to an email) by going to: https://anchor.fm/dave-aldridge twitter: @d_percentile or email me dpercentile@gmail.com with comments or suggestions. I’m also trying to get a MeWe group going: https://mewe.com/join/dpercentile dpercentile theme tune by TJ Drennon. Thanks very much also to Lieren (Updates from the Middle of Nowhere) for additional content. [78]
23:58
September 23, 2019
S2 E5: Preparing for Savage Worlds Kung Fu Cops!!!
Talking about preparing to run a Savage Worlds Kung Fu game at Owlbear and Wizard’s Staff Con. Leave me a message on Anchor (it’s really quick, but you’ll need to set up an Anchor account linked to an email) by going to: https://anchor.fm/dave-aldridge twitter: @d_percentile or email me dpercentile@gmail.com with comments or suggestions. I’m also trying to get a MeWe group going: https://mewe.com/join/dpercentile dpercentile theme tune by TJ Drennon. Thanks very much also to Lieren (Updates from the Middle of Nowhere) for additional content. [77]
22:22
September 21, 2019
S2 E4: Savage Worlds/ ICRPG/ Apocalypse World/ Paladin/ Gaslands
Call-ins from Jason (Nerd’s RPG Variety Cast), Joe (Hindsightless) and Pete (Dragons Are Real). Leave me a message on Anchor (it’s really quick, but you’ll need to set up an Anchor account linked to an email) by going to: https://anchor.fm/dave-aldridge twitter: @d_percentile or email me dpercentile@gmail.com with comments or suggestions. I’m also trying to get a MeWe group going: https://mewe.com/join/dpercentile dpercentile theme tune by TJ Drennon. Thanks very much also to Lieren (Updates from the Middle of Nowhere) for additional content. [76]
21:07
September 19, 2019
S2 E3: Never say never (to more halflings and ducks)
I’ve given up on the whole bonus and numbered episode thing. This is more halflings and ducks. Call-ins from Arlen Walker, Jason and The Dice Are Screaming. Leave me a message on Anchor (it’s really quick, but you’ll need to set up an Anchor account linked to an email) by going to: https://anchor.fm/dave-aldridge twitter: @d_percentile or email me dpercentile@gmail.com with comments or suggestions. I’m also trying to get a MeWe group going: https://mewe.com/join/dpercentile dpercentile theme tune by TJ Drennon. Thanks very much also to Lieren (Updates from the Middle of Nowhere) for additional content. [75]
24:59
September 18, 2019
S2 E2: The Borderlands One
A shameless Borderlands 3 tie-in. Rolling up a random weapon in Brice Naudin’s Savage Borderlands (fan product). Download it here: https://arfe.net/savage-borderlands/ Thanks to Lieren (Updates from the Middle of Nowhere) and Jeff (Tome of All Dooms) for additional content. To leave me a message on Anchor (it’s really quick, but you’ll need to set up an Anchor account linked to an email) go to: https://anchor.fm/dave-aldridge twitter: @d_percentile or email me dpercentile@gmail.com with comments or suggestions. [74]
22:45
September 16, 2019
King of Dungeons Session 1 Report
Bonus. A brief rundown of my first full session running my ’13 Thieves’ campaign for King of Dungeons on Roll20. Title track is an excerpt from ‘Ztlaw’, from the album ‘With My Broken Fingers 2’, used by permission from Tim Haywood. https://timhaywood.bandcamp.com [73]
10:33
September 13, 2019
I told you we weren’t done with halflings and ducks
This bonus episode is worth listening to just for Sauron’s nine rings gag. Call-ins from Goblin’s Henchman, Jeff Collyer, Joe Richter, Free Thrall and TJ Drennon. Leave me a message on Anchor (it’s really quick, but you’ll need to set up an Anchor account linked to an email) by going to: https://anchor.fm/dave-aldridge twitter: @d_percentile or email me dpercentile@gmail.com with comments or suggestions. I’m also trying to get a MeWe group going: https://mewe.com/join/dpercentile Thanks also to Lieren (Updates from the Middle of Nowhere). [72]
09:05
September 11, 2019
We’re not done with halflings and ducks...
Bonus episode. Call-ins from Arlen Walker, ShandyAndy, Spikepit, Che Webster, Joe Richter, Goblin’s Henchman, Jason and TJ Drennon. To keep the debate going, leave me a message on Anchor (it’s really quick, but you’ll need to set up an Anchor account linked to an email) by going to: https://anchor.fm/dave-aldridge twitter: @d_percentile or email me dpercentile@gmail.com with comments or suggestions. I’m also trying to get a MeWe group going: https://mewe.com/join/dpercentile Thanks also to Lieren (Updates from the Middle of Nowhere). [71]
40:16
September 8, 2019
Mental illness and trauma follow-up
Bonus episode. Thanks to Joe (Hindsightless), Free Thrall (Keep off the Borderlands) and Goblin’s Henchman for the call-ins about mental illness and sex in rpgs. Leave me a message on Anchor (it’s really quick, but you’ll need to set up an Anchor account linked to an email) by going to: https://anchor.fm/dave-aldridge twitter: @d_percentile or email me dpercentile@gmail.com with comments or suggestions. I’m also trying to get a MeWe group going: https://mewe.com/join/dpercentile Thanks also to Lieren (Updates from the Middle of Nowhere). [70]
11:30
September 7, 2019
Hobbits, Halflings and Ducks
Bonus episode. What do you think about halflings and ducks? Thanks to Arlen (Live from Pelham’s Wasteland) and Goblin’s Henchman for the call-ins. There’s a bonus ShandyAndy at the end. To keep the debate going, leave me a message on Anchor (it’s really quick, but you’ll need to set up an Anchor account linked to an email) by going to: https://anchor.fm/dave-aldridge twitter: @d_percentile or email me dpercentile@gmail.com with comments or suggestions. I’m also trying to get a MeWe group going: https://mewe.com/join/dpercentile Thanks also to Lieren (Updates from the Middle of Nowhere). [69]
15:35
September 6, 2019
S2 E1: Crazy Heroes, Frescoes and Reliefs
Rolling on the Crazy Hero table from Palladium’s Heroes Unlimited Revised as well as 100 Frescoes, Mosaics, Murals and Reliefs... by Azukail Games. Cheers to Jason for the call-in. Theme by TJ Drennon. Thanks also to Lieren (Updates from the Middle of Nowhere). To leave me a message on Anchor (it’s really quick, but you’ll need to set up an Anchor account linked to an email) go to: https://anchor.fm/dave-aldridge twitter: @d_percentile or email me dpercentile@gmail.com with comments or suggestions. [68]
25:33
September 5, 2019
S2 E0: Announcing Season 2
Trailer for upcoming Season 2!! Theme by TJ Drennon. Thanks also to Lieren (Updates from the Middle of Nowhere). To leave me a message on Anchor (it’s really quick, but you’ll need to set up an Anchor account linked to an email) go to: https://anchor.fm/dave-aldridge twitter: @d_percentile or email me dpercentile@gmail.com with comments or suggestions [67]
02:57
September 4, 2019
64: End of Season One
A few birthday wishes and other bits to close ‘Season 1’. Call-ins from Jason, ShandyAndy (Unguarded Treasure), Che (Roleplay Rescue), Rfed and Joe (Weal or Woe). Theme by TJ Drennon. Thanks also to Lieren (Updates from the Middle of Nowhere). To leave me a message on Anchor (it’s really quick, but you’ll need to set up an Anchor account linked to an email) go to: https://anchor.fm/dave-aldridge twitter: @d_percentile or email me dpercentile@gmail.com with comments or suggestions. [66]
14:40
September 2, 2019
63: Day 31 (and Dave is 41)
Not much RPG content in this one. A special call-in from TJ Drennon of OOO and MMM. Feeling the love of the Anchorite community. Theme by TJ Drennon. To leave me a message on Anchor (it’s really quick, but you’ll need to set up an Anchor account linked to an email) go to: https://anchor.fm/dave-aldridge twitter: @d_percentile or email me dpercentile@gmail.com with comments or suggestions.
09:39
August 31, 2019
62: Warning! Rifts!
More on various Palladium rpgs. Call-ins from Jason, Jeff (Tome of All Dooms) and Che (Roleplay Rescue). Theme by TJ Drennon. Thanks also to Lieren (Updates from the Middle of Nowhere). To leave me a message on Anchor (it’s really quick, but you’ll need to set up an Anchor account linked to an email) go to: https://anchor.fm/dave-aldridge twitter: @d_percentile or email me dpercentile@gmail.com with comments or suggestions.
16:56
August 30, 2019
61: A History of Randomness
Various matters pertaining to random tables. Call-ins from Lieren (Updates from the Middle of Nowhere), RFED, Jeff (Tome of All Dooms), Ray Otus (Plundergrounds), ShandyAndy (Unguarded Treasure) and Che Webster (Roleplay Rescue). Theme by TJ Drennon. To leave me a message on Anchor (it’s really quick, but you’ll need to set up an Anchor account linked to an email) go to: https://anchor.fm/dave-aldridge twitter: @d_percentile or email me dpercentile@gmail.com with comments or suggestions.
15:32
August 29, 2019
60: Palladium RPG
In line with #rpgaday2019’s theme for today - love - I’m only going to say good things about Palladium RPG. Call-ins from TJ, ShandyAndy and Che. Theme by TJ Drennon. Thanks also to Lieren (Updates from the Middle of Nowhere). To leave me a message on Anchor (it’s really quick, but you’ll need to set up an Anchor account linked to an email) go to: https://anchor.fm/dave-aldridge twitter: @d_percentile or email me dpercentile@gmail.com with comments or suggestions.
19:42
August 28, 2019
59: 13 Thieves - Cultures and Setting
The first of a series of episodes focusing on an upcoming King of Dungeons campaign. Thanks to Spikepit for the call-in. Title track is an excerpt from ‘Ztlaw’, from the album ‘With My Broken Fingers 2’, used by permission from Tim Haywood. https://timhaywood.bandcamp.com
22:03
August 27, 2019
58: Redressing karmic balance
Weather tables, Palladium RPG, GURPS and a few other things... Call-ins from ShandyAndy, Free Thrall and Jason. Theme by TJ Drennon. Thanks also to Lieren and Spikepit. To leave me a message on Anchor (it’s really quick, but you’ll need to set up an Anchor account linked to an email) go to: https://anchor.fm/dave-aldridge twitter: @d_percentile or email me dpercentile@gmail.com with comments or suggestions.
22:04
August 26, 2019
57: More on hexflowers and random game engines
Thanks for the call-in from Goblin’s Henchman on the 2d6 19hexflower game engine, originally discussed in episode 52. Find the hexflower here: https://goblinshenchman.wordpress.com/hex-power-flower/ Theme by TJ Drennon. Thanks also to Lieren (Updates from the Middle of Nowhere). To leave me a message on Anchor (it’s really quick, but you’ll need to set up an Anchor account linked to an email) go to: https://anchor.fm/dave-aldridge twitter: @d_percentile or email me dpercentile@gmail.com with comments or suggestions.
08:36
August 25, 2019
56: More Rules Anxiety
Call-ins from Jason, Che Webster (Roleplay Rescue) and TJ (Malodorous Miasma Meltdown/ Occult Orifice Outrage). Theme by TJ Drennon. Thanks also to Lieren (Updates from the Middle of Nowhere). To leave me a message on Anchor (it’s really quick, but you’ll need to set up an Anchor account linked to an email) go to: https://anchor.fm/dave-aldridge twitter: @d_percentile or email me dpercentile@gmail.com with comments or suggestions.
20:34
August 24, 2019
55: Rules Anxiety
I discuss ‘rules anxiety’. Maybe you recognise it, maybe not. Theme by TJ Drennon. Thanks also to Lieren (Updates from the Middle of Nowhere). To leave me a message on Anchor (it’s really quick, but you’ll need to set up an Anchor account linked to an email) go to: https://anchor.fm/dave-aldridge
12:23
August 23, 2019
54: What’s on the walls?
Call-ins from Jason, Rfed, Colin (Spikepit), Jeff (Tome of all Dooms) and Tim (Gothridge Manor). Thanks also to Lieren (Updates from the Middle of Nowhere). To leave me a message on Anchor (it’s really quick, but you’ll need to set up an Anchor account linked to an email) go to: https://anchor.fm/dave-aldridge On twitter I’m @d_percentile.
10:33
August 21, 2019
53: King of Dungeons - The Rest
Finishing up my overview of King of Dungeons. A call-in also from Spikepit. Theme by TJ Drennon. Thanks also to Lieren (Updates from the Middle of Nowhere). To leave me a message on Anchor (it’s really quick, but you’ll need to set up an Anchor account linked to an email) go to: https://anchor.fm/dave-aldridge
19:23
August 21, 2019
52: Flower Power
I discuss Goblin’s Henchman’s 2d6 ‘hexflower’ game engine or random table with a memory. Find it here: https://goblinshenchman.wordpress.com/hex-power-flower/ A call-in also from Free Thrall. Theme by TJ Drennon. Thanks also to Lieren (Updates from the Middle of Nowhere). To leave me a message on Anchor (it’s really quick, but you’ll need to set up an Anchor account linked to an email) go to: https://anchor.fm/dave-aldridge
12:26
August 20, 2019
51: Scary Stuff
Inspired by #rpgaday2019, I discuss ‘scary’ in rpgs. Theme by TJ Drennon. Call-ins from Lieren (Updates from the Middle of Nowhere), Rfed and Free Thrall (Keep Off The Borderlands) - and one from Che Webster (Roleplay Rescue) I slotted in at the end. To leave me a message on Anchor (it’s really quick, but you’ll need to set up an Anchor account linked to an email) go to: https://anchor.fm/dave-aldridge
16:32
August 19, 2019
Turning 50!
Celebrating 50 episodes. A call-in from Che (Roleplay Rescue), and I actually roll on a few random tables in preparation for a con game of The Black Hack 2e. Theme by TJ Drennon. Thanks also to Lieren (Updates from the Middle of Nowhere). Oh, and there’s a cheeky one from Free Thrall in there at the end. To leave me a message on Anchor (it’s really quick, but you’ll need to set up an Anchor account linked to an email) go to: https://anchor.fm/dave-aldridge
16:11
August 18, 2019
49: King of Dungeons - Foes
Carrying on my King of Dungeons review, looking at monster creation. Theme by TJ Drennon. Thanks also to Lieren (Updates from the Middle of Nowhere). To leave me a message on Anchor (it’s really quick, but you’ll need to set up an Anchor account linked to an email) go to: https://anchor.fm/dave-aldridge
11:40
August 17, 2019
48: A Spikepit One
Thanks to Spikepit for providing the meat of this episode. Continuing the discussions about GM accreditation, ICRPG, and random tables for players. Theme by TJ Drennon. Additional content by Lieren. To leave me a message on Anchor (it’s really quick, but you’ll need to set up an Anchor account linked to an email) go to: https://anchor.fm/dave-aldridge
10:55
August 16, 2019
47: Just chillin’ with the Anchorites today
Call-ins from Rfed, Froth, Joe Richter and Che Webster. Theme by TJ Drennon. Additional content by Lieren (Updates from the Middle of Nowhere). To leave me a message on Anchor (it’s really quick, but you’ll need to set up an Anchor account linked to an email) go to: https://anchor.fm/dave-aldridge
08:08
August 15, 2019
46: ICRPG
Thanks very much to Jason for his call-in pitching ICRPG. Theme by TJ Drennon. Thanks to Lieren for links. If you want to carry on the discussion about ICRPG, leave me a message on Anchor (it’s really quick, but you’ll need to set up an Anchor account linked to an email) go to: https://anchor.fm/dave-aldridge
12:24
August 14, 2019
45: Raillery and Badinage
Call-ins from Free Thrall, Che Webster, Jason, Lieren and Spikepit. Theme by TJ Drennon. Additional links by Lieren (Updates from the Middle of Nowhere). To leave me a message on Anchor (it’s really quick, but you’ll need to set up an Anchor account linked to an email) go to: https://anchor.fm/dave-aldridge
15:45
August 13, 2019
44: Tails of Equestria
In line with today’s #rpgaday2019 theme of ‘friendship,’ I offer a review of ‘Tails of Equestria,’ the My Little Pony RPG, with guest presenter Scarlett. Theme by TJ Drennon.
13:15
August 12, 2019
43: Pandemic/ King of Dungeons Call-Ins
Thanks for the call-ins from Rfed, Lieren (Updates from the Middle of Nowhere), Spencer (Keep Off The Borderlands), Joe (Hindsightless) and Arlen (Live from Pellam’s Wasteland, @cowsfrompowys) which have kept my plans going to put something out every day in August. Links by Lieren. Theme by TJ Drennon. To leave me a message on Anchor (it’s really quick, but you’ll need to set up an Anchor account linked to an email) go to: https://anchor.fm/dave-aldridge
15:11
August 11, 2019
42: Family and Board Games
Call-ins from Lieren (Updates from the Middle of Nowhere) and Joe (Hindsightless), as well as Rfed’s suggestions for family board games. Links by Lieren. Theme by TJ Drennon. To leave me a message on Anchor (it’s really quick, but you’ll need to set up an Anchor account linked to an email) go to: https://anchor.fm/dave-aldridge
09:21
August 10, 2019
41: King of Dungeons - Classes Part Two
Going through the classes in King of Dungeons one by one. Links by Lieren. Theme by TJ Drennon. To leave me a message on Anchor (it’s really quick, but you’ll need to set up an Anchor account linked to an email) go to: https://anchor.fm/dave-aldridge
17:56
August 9, 2019
40: King of Dungeons - Classes Part One
Continuing my overview/ review of King of Dungeons. I start talking about classes - but there will need to be a Part Two! Links by Lieren. Theme by TJ Drennon. To leave me a message on Anchor (it’s really quick, but you’ll need to set up an Anchor account linked to an email) go to: https://anchor.fm/dave-aldridge
17:53
August 8, 2019
39: King of Dungeons - Characters
Continuing my overview and review of King of Dungeons. Links by Lieren. Theme by TJ Drennon.
15:17
August 7, 2019
38: Ozymandias
Inspired briefly by #rpgaday2019, some poetry and a guest appearance by Rudy. Call-ins from Lieren and Free Thrall. Theme by TJ Drennon.
09:16
August 6, 2019
37: King of Dungeons Overview
Beginning my review of Baz Stevens’ King of Dungeons. Links by Lieren. Theme by TJ Drennon.
14:18
August 5, 2019
36: Persiflage and Flânerie
I ask listeners for suggestions about dungeony board games to play with my kids. Call-ins from Spikepit, Hindsightless, Free Thrall and Shandy Andy. Links by Lieren. Theme by TJ Drennon.
18:51
August 4, 2019
35: 13th Age/ King of Dungeons
Thoughts on 13th Age prior to my proper review of King of Dungeons. Call-in from The Happy Whisk. Intro by Lieren. Theme tune by TJ Drennon.
24:00
August 3, 2019
34: Temple, Tower and Tomb
I’m not talking about the AD&D module but about a principle for planning hexcrawls that is inspired by the module title. Call-ins from Joe (Weal or Woe), Spikepit and Rfed. Dpercentile theme by TJ Drennon of Malodorous Miasma Meltdown.
12:32
August 2, 2019
33: Problem Solving... and more Numenera
I respond to Free Thrall on problem-solving in rpgs and discuss the Numenera source book ‘Weird Discoveries’. Dpercentile theme by TJ Drennon of Malodorous Miasma Meltdown.
09:24
August 1, 2019
32: Summer Plans
I discuss my future plans for the podcast. Call-ins from Lieren, Spikepit and Larry Hamilton. Dpercentile theme tune by TJ Drennon of Malodorous Miasma Meltdown.
20:03
July 30, 2019
31: Smart Play
Thoughts on smart play and player skill. Call-in from Free Thrall and update on King of Dungeons. Dpercentile theme tune by TJ Drennon of Malodorous Miasma Meltdown. Download ‘Phantoms of the Coral Cave’ at https://dpercentile.wordpress.com/2019/07/27/phantoms-of-the-coral-cave/
14:29
July 28, 2019
30: Roll20/ One Ring Call-Ins
Call-ins from Lieren, The Happy Whisk, Shandyandy, Rfed and Arlen. Arlen’s One Ring livestream is on the Dungeon Musings channel: https://youtu.be/ua5pgsrOTEo Dpercentile theme tune by TJ Drennon of Malodorous Miasma Meltdown.
15:54
July 27, 2019
29: The Black Hack 2e Session Report
Recap of a Black Hack 2e session I ran. Call-ins from Rfed and ShandyAndy. Dpercentile theme tune by TJ Drennon of Malodorous Miasma Meltdown.
17:40
July 25, 2019
28: The One Ring Session Recap
A report on my Roll20 experience with The One Ring, Loremaster was Arlen from Live from Pellam’s Wasteland. Dpercentile theme by TJ Drennon of Malodorous Miasma Meltdown.
13:32
July 23, 2019
27: Busy week coming up...
I talk about plans for the coming week and get a bit excited about King of Dungeons. Dpercentile theme by TJ Drennon Of Malodorous Miasma Meldown.
10:43
July 21, 2019
26: Ignoring Dungeon Walls
We’re on a roll. More on random tables in rpgs in response to Joe The Lawyer. Call-ins also from Lieren and Spikepit. Discussion of OSR, 5th Ed D&D, Numenera, Maze Rats. Dpercentile theme by TJ Drennon of Malodorous Miasma Meltdown.
15:54
July 18, 2019
25: That’s how we role...
More on watching actual play and the 5e D&D explosion. Call-ins from Tim Shorts, Spikepit and Arlen Walker. Dpercentile theme tune by T J Drennon of the Malodorous Miasma Meltdown podcast.
17:25
July 17, 2019
24: I’ve never watched Critical Role
Thoughts in response to Mark of The Yawning Owlbear podcast. Dpercentile theme tune by T J Drennon of the Malodorous Miasma Meltdown podcast.
14:45
July 16, 2019
Magic Number 23!
I feel like the podcast is getting into its stride a bit with this episode. There’s an awesome surprise at the end, so keep listening.... [Full credit to TJ Drennon in future show notes, but I wanted to keep the mystery]
16:15
July 15, 2019
22: Phantoms of the Coral Cave
I get back to the random table stuff. Shout outs to The Black Hack 2e, Nine Tongue Tales and Red Dice Diaries. Call-ins from The Happy Whisk and Spikepit. Find ‘Phantoms of the Coral Cave’ here: https://dpercentile.wordpress.com/2019/07/27/phantoms-of-the-coral-cave/
35:26
July 11, 2019
The Other Jonathan Tweet One
I got quite a lot of responses to my episode about Jonathan Tweet - thanks very much, and here they are.
15:24
July 9, 2019
21: The Robert E Howard One
A response from Arlen of Live From Pellam’s Wasteland podcast.
08:54
July 7, 2019
The Jonathan Tweet One
A month or so ago Jonathan Tweet made poorly informed and ill-judged comments on Twitter and Pelgrane Press recently disassociated themselves from him.
18:24
July 5, 2019
20: I’ve only gone and done twenty of these!
Call ins from The Happy Whisk, Lieren, SpikePit, Free Thrall and Joe. Some dice fetishism.
14:24
July 4, 2019
19: Unboxing clever? Pushing the envelope?
Me and Chessex fall out a little bit.
10:35
July 1, 2019
18: A la recherche du temps perdu
Call-ins from The Happy Whisk, Lieren, SpikePit, Free Thrall and James Done. Also the Dungeoneer/ Troika thing.
14:37
June 29, 2019
17: Plans for upcoming games
Savage Worlds Kung Fu Cops!!/ Numenera/ Black Hack 2e. Re Numenera, I obviously meant to say ‘stat pools’ not dice pools...
26:13
June 26, 2019
16: Thoughts on Running Numenera
How I manage the weird and mystery in my Numenera games.
28:25
June 24, 2019
15: Misappropriations and Malapropisms
Friday night, chilling with the anchorites. Touching on Dungeon Crawl Classics, Old School Essentials, the Dungeon Mayhem Card Game and Numenera. Correction: of course DCC has ‘Warriors’ not ‘Fighters’.
21:03
June 21, 2019
14: Random Tables, Improvisation and Crunch
Responding to Joe, Spencer, Colin and Rfed. Even less articulate than usual as on the move. Discussion ranges through FFG Star Wars, The One Ring, 13th Age and Numenera.
40:24
June 20, 2019
13: Old School Essentials (Corrigendum to my review)
Important further thoughts on Old School Essentials ... and more to follow! Thanks to Gavin Norman for comments on the first review.
07:11
June 19, 2019
12: First Thoughts on Old School Essentials
I have the pre-release pdfs of Gavin Norman’s Old School Essentials and offer my thoughts. Corrigendum from Gavin Norman: contrary to my suggestion about modern touches, virtually everything in the game is as it was written in B/X.
44:50
June 18, 2019
11: Jonathan Tweet’s Everway
It’s Friday, so I’m responding to other podcasts - which sort of turns into a review for a rare treat of a game!
41:51
June 14, 2019
10: Mongoose Strontium Dog ‘Legs Lacan’
It’s Wednesday, so it’s random tables. This week, the tale of Legs Lacan. If you’re listening on Anchor, that’s Inspiral Carpets’ ‘Just Wednesday’ in the intro.
45:49
June 12, 2019
9: Black Hack 2e Review (Part Two)
Post-weekend Monday podcasts may be slightly longer! This one has more Black Hack, more rolling on tables, and more love for the Anchor community!
48:29
June 10, 2019
8: Cyberpunk 2020 Stitch (Part Two)
I finish rolling a Lifepath for ‘Stitch’ in Cyberpunk 2020 (started in episode 5) and tease ‘Maze Rats in the 9th World’ and ‘Kung Fu Cops!!’, on which more later...
24:41
June 7, 2019
7: I CHECK FOR TRAPS!!
Thoughts on traps inspired by SpikePit but too long for a message. Recorded in my office: acoustics not grand.
12:24
June 6, 2019
6: Do swords dream of electric sheep?
I manage to get my first whole episode out of engaging with listeners. I also consider #indieosr. Sorry about the rustling - I’m still experimenting with when and where to record!
12:00
June 4, 2019
5: STITCH (Part One)
I begin rolling a character’s life path in Cyberpunk 2020 and offer some thoughts on the Cyberpunk genre. The story of STITCH concludes in Ep 8. The rule book lists ‘Sudanese’ under Pacific Island ethnic origin - presume this is an error?
12:19
June 3, 2019
4: Black Hack 2e Review (Part One)
Why I think The Black Hack 2e is the best rules lite/ osr product out there. I don’t roll any dice today. Edit: Listening back, I know you’ll have to roll a d4 *on average* 4 times to get a 1, not ‘at least’ 4 times, as I said!
41:01
May 31, 2019
3: Making planning/ preparation into a game
A little on why some kinds of random tables are so awesome. A shout out also to Savage Worlds Pirates of the Spanish Main.
24:26
May 29, 2019
2: Appendix A (first attempt!)
... in which I use Appendix A of the D&D 5th edition DMG to roll a (very small!) random dungeon.
10:14
May 26, 2019
1: Chery Garce (not Jerry Garcia)
I try out character generation in Mongoose Traveller 2008
44:11
May 24, 2019
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