Follow Me, And Die!

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By Larry Hamilton
Ramblings and Musings on Tabletop RPGs by an Old School Gamer.
Follow Me, And Die! - Episode 16 - Behind the Scenes at the new Business
Two call ins and my responses. Lots of activity getting things ready to launch my Patreon and publish my first PDF on OBS. I also launched my t-shirt design at TeeSpring.
August 8, 2018
Follow Me, And Die! - Episode 15 - There is more than one way to run an RPG.
There is more than one way to run an RPG. A serendipitous response to a Twitter comment. The way Matthew Mercer GMs Critical Role is not the only way to do it. Players should run games and play with other GMs. GMs should run games for different players, and also play games.
August 5, 2018
Follow Me, And Die! - Episode 14 - My Card Game
More about my card game I mentioned last episode. I explain as much as I can before the Kickstarter announcement. (That's still a ways off.) I talk about it on my YouTube Channel here: I post updates to this G+ Collection:
August 3, 2018
Follow Me, And Die! - Episode 13 - Thoughts on Podcast, Business, my own RPG, and RPG Minimalism
The podcast is doing well, over 325 plays of all combined episodes, some over 30 and nearly all over 20 plays. I launched Follow Me, And Die! Entertainment LLC and got the documents in email today. Finally, I discuss some thoughts on making my own RPG and mention possible genres. I mention my upcoming blog post on GM minimalism at the table.
August 3, 2018
Follow Me, And Die! - Episode 12 - Song Inspired Monster and My Creative Process
A song on the radio inspires ideas for monsters. I discuss more of my creative process and walk the listener through how I did it. The companion blog article will be up in a day or two and will feature some stats to go along with the ideas.
July 28, 2018
Follow Me, And Die! - Episode 11 - Call Ins, Trust the GM, be an Ambassador for the Game
Call ins galore! Today's Topic - Trust the GM and be an ambassador for your table and all role players.
July 27, 2018
Follow Me, And Die! - Episode 10 - AD&D Leads to Rules Lawyering
Episode 10 of the Podcast. AD&D leads to rules lawyering. Simpler systems or a document to explain rules not used, modified, and RAW.
July 25, 2018
Follow Me, And Die! - Episode 9 - Call ins, WOTC's New Settings, More on Game Stores
Calls ins from Colin Green/Spikepit and Shane Ward/Gilligan's Island of ADD. New from WOTC about two new settings, one coming in November and the other one on GMs Guild. This week is Read an RPG Book in public The Escapist/RPG Advocate. Finally, the game store I mentioned when I called into Radio Grognard with Glen Halstrom.
July 24, 2018
Follow Me, And Die! - Episode 8 - Anchor Website Rant
An Anchor website/app rant. A bit of how I record and upload to Anchor. I recorded and edited this episode in about 15 minutes after taking 10 to dash out a script. I also didn't edit as tightly as I could.
July 22, 2018
Follow Me, And Die! - Episode 7 - Call ins, Patreon in the Works
Colin Green/Spikepit calls in. I finally figured out what to do for Patreon and am making preparations to launch a Patreon in the coming weeks.
July 22, 2018
Follow Me, And Die! - Episode 6 - OSR Crowdsoured The Black Isle Released!
The OSR Crowdsourced Black Isle was released yesterday on the 9th anniversary of the blog. And our second call in to the show from Spikepit.
July 20, 2018
Follow Me, And Die! - Episode 5 - 1e Command Spell in Other Languages than English
Thoughts on the cleric spell Command in AD&D in English and other languages. Thoughts and ideas for the Chant spell. Out of the box thinking for making all spells useful in the situations characters find themselves.
July 15, 2018
Follow Me, And Die! - Episode 4 - First Call in, Avoiding D&D on the Brain When Making Your Own Game
First message on the podcast! Thanks for the encouragement. Today - how to avoid D&D on the brain when devising your own RPG?
July 7, 2018
Follow Me, And Die! - Episode 3 - Fumbles In Pronunciation
Fumbles In Pronunciation - Words from AD&D 1st Edition that we struggled with back in the day. Some, especially one, I still struggle with.
July 1, 2018
Follow Me, And Die! - Episode 2 I Need A Table, Thoughts on Tables
I Need A Table - Tables seem to be one of the iconic things about the OSR, various creators sharing their tables. I have a few I have made, I like all the dice tables and die drop tables. I have nebulous ideas for a table or set of tables I need.
June 29, 2018
Follow Me, And Die! - Episode 1 - World Building Strategies
I discuss top down and bottom up world building, with a focus on bottom up as it gets one to running the game sooner.
June 27, 2018
Follow Me, And Die! - Episode 0 - Checking out Anchor, Lean Rules, and other Musings
Introduction, OSR, Lean Rules, creaking chair, and interruption by the train. This was off the top of my head without a script, so as with many other OSR podcasters on Anchor, I ramble. If you like what I have to say and want to touch in more detail on a topic, let me know.
June 24, 2018
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