The Farsight Podcast

The Farsight Podcast

By Jonathan Hicks
A short and snappy podcast regarding my thoughts and opinions as a TTRPG hobbyist and game designer. These short 10-15 minute episodes are designed to be nice and simple, something you can listen to while you do the dishes, or something.

Contact me on Twitter at @jonmarkhicks
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The Farsight Podcast - Episode 1

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The Farsight Podcast - Episode 3
I'm joined in this episode by my wife Lisa, and we discuss how she has dabbled in tabletop roleplaying games after years of playing computer RPGs such as Warcraft, Skyrim and Dragon Age. What were her expectations and her experiences? This is the first of what could be a few conversations!
16:57
March 21, 2020
The Farsight Podcast - Episode 2
In this episode - my thoughts and experience on setting snobbery in certain games. A question about what's more important - the roleplay or the game? Contact me on Twitter at @jonmarkhicks Links to mentions in this podcast:  https://www.rpg.net/ Fantha Tracks - https://www.fanthatracks.com/ The article 'Observations From A Gamer's Chair #32: J.R.R. Tolkien and My Roleplaying Hobby' - https://www.rpg.net/columns/observations/observations32.phtml Modiphius - https://www.modiphius.com/ Fria Ligan - https://frialigan.se/en/startpage/
11:21
March 8, 2020
The Farsight Podcast - Episode 1
In this episode - an introduction to... well... me. Questions about Initiative and maintaining atmosphere in game design. Contact me on Twitter at @jonmarkhicks Links to mentions in this podcast:  Moebius Adventures: https://moebiusadventures.com/ Gallant Knight Games: http://www.gallantknightgames.com/ Arion Games: http://www.arion-games.com/ The D20 Future Show: https://twitter.com/D20FutureShow  Altus: https://www.altusmusic.ca/
10:49
February 29, 2020