Spikepit

Spikepit

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Spikepit where Colin ponders ideas related to tabletop role playing games new and old with a view to engaging with the community.
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090 Sourcing the Table - A Call in Episode
Replies to call ins from, Matt Jackson, Tim Shorts, Shane Ward. I also talk about some of the great podcasts the OSR Anchorites have been putting out recently.
21:14
January 17, 2019
089 Basic Fantasy, Equipment Emporium
A heads up and brief walkthrough Equipment Emporium, a supplement for Basic Fantasy. It's something I plan to bring to my DnD game and it's FREE! www.basicfantasy.org
10:46
January 16, 2019
088 Fantasy Adventure Game or Role Playing Game
Part 2 of the conversation between Frank Turfler, of Frank T's Liner Notes, and myself. Where we discuss the topic, Fantasy Adventure Game or Role Playing Game?
16:04
January 15, 2019
087 Dungeons and Dragons Basic
B/X open table and Kalmatta call ins, Jason Hobbs, Joe the Lawyer, Logan Howard and Cody Mazza. 5e Monster Card Episode Feedback, RFED and Shane Ward, Basilisk confusion cleared up by Ray Otus. Mentzer vs. Moldvay - lets compare Basic Rules.
21:45
January 13, 2019
An Anchorite Amalgam
I catch up with responses to some great call ins, talk about online games I'm involved in and my ideas for safe zones in open table games.
21:25
January 10, 2019
085 Spikepit and Son -Dungeons and Dragons 5E Monster Cards Unboxing
In this episode I sit with my youngest son and we checkout our new Dungeons and Dragons 5E Monster Cards, and discuss our initial impressions.  I hope that listeners enjoy this light hearted episode, a reminder of how exciting it is to get new stuff when you're a kid.
13:38
January 8, 2019
Health Challenges
06:52
January 6, 2019
081 Boardgame Brothers 2
14:17
January 3, 2019
Seasons Greetings Call in Episode
26:21
December 27, 2018
Red Spike Running Games and Prep
19:21
December 22, 2018
Colin and Frank Talk About Stuff 1
Chat with Frank Turfler, listen to part 2 on the excellent Frank T's Liner Notes
27:23
December 19, 2018
077 Kazarak
02:20
December 14, 2018
076 Feedback
076 Feedback, Listener call in episode
14:18
December 13, 2018
075 Then and Now
21:39
December 11, 2018
074 Boardgame Brothers "The Beginnings"
Spikepit and RFED discuss their early experience and influences, boardgames in particular. Highlights include, Talisman, Dr Who, Heroquest and Space Hulk
23:28
December 9, 2018
Spike Nuggets
30:36
November 30, 2018
066 Kalmatta Beckons
16:08
November 27, 2018
Help me to help you
An Anchor appeal for information relating to Jason Hobbs' Kalmatta and direction of future Spikepit episodes
03:52
November 25, 2018
063 There and Back Again
38:58
November 21, 2018
061 Call in catch up and chat
17:12
November 16, 2018
060 Spike Grounds
060 SpikeGrounds
25:20
November 14, 2018
Hogwarts Follow Up, Younger GM's
16:41
November 11, 2018
Spikepit and Son
Episode 57 'Hogwarts' game chat and actual play
1:04:26
November 8, 2018
Wormskin 1
Latest episode of Spikepit wherein I read excerpts from Wormskin 1, and talk about the Dolmenwood setting found within its pages. Many thanks to Gavin Norman for his permission to record this episode.
17:10
November 7, 2018
TavernSpike
59:04
November 2, 2018
053 Mechanisms New and Old
18:43
November 2, 2018
Anchorites Unite Episode 51
15:51
October 31, 2018
Knave walkthrough
Knave rules walkthrough Episode 45
34:46
October 20, 2018
Grab bag episode 42
20:59
October 12, 2018
Back from the woods Episode 41
21:30
October 8, 2018
Episode 38 brain dump
27:22
September 28, 2018
Grab bag episode aka 35
07:49
September 19, 2018
'Ass'-kalon the Treacherous
16:03
September 11, 2018
Episode 29
22:34
September 7, 2018
Episode 28
19:47
September 4, 2018
All the stuff, Episode 27
25:37
August 31, 2018
A Tribute, episode 26
25:38
August 29, 2018
Source the players
25:17
August 24, 2018
Episode 23
17:21
August 21, 2018
Economy and equipment
19:39
August 20, 2018
KISS
Source the table episode. Keeping things simple, inclusivity, jargon and pointless confusing pigeonholes
06:12
August 15, 2018
River call ins and randomness Episode 18
River call in responses, anxiety thoughts, random character generation.
24:59
August 11, 2018
River Adventures Episode 17
A "source the table" episode where I appeal to listeners to call in with thoughts and ideas related to running river related game sessions. Inspired by my recent visit to the Wye Valley.
04:40
August 9, 2018
Episode 16 Random Incoherent Ramblings
Call ins and feedback, family gaming, my setting plans, Midderlands Expanded Errata, Mud and Blood, Warhammer rpg 4e, hats off to Red Dice Diaries.
21:45
August 7, 2018
Episode 15 Day in the Life of Spikepit
Post Ennie, Anchor experiments, gaming with kids, more maps
17:29
August 4, 2018
Episode 14 Map call ins and a question of sources
Listener feedback on maps in RPGs. I talk about sources of inspiration beyond gaming, and offer best wishes to Ennie nominees.
18:15
August 2, 2018
Episode 13 Maps?
Talk about my love of maps, trends in map styles, folks who making maps. Call ins about why we play rpg's.
17:37
July 31, 2018
Why we play tabletop role playing games, listener responses
Why we play role playing games, listener call ins. Plus infravision comments continued.
10:36
July 28, 2018
Episode 11
Why Roleplaying Games
06:13
July 26, 2018
Episode 10 The Riddle of Seeing in the Dark
Where I continue to talk about seeing in the dark, whilst getting people's name's wrong.
13:38
July 24, 2018
Episode 9
Feedback and talk on infravision
13:40
July 23, 2018
Episode 8
Sounding off, feeling better. Thoughts from the heart, overdue.
02:29
July 20, 2018
Episode 7
Yay Glen
01:07
July 20, 2018
Episode 6
09:06
July 20, 2018
Episode 5
Thoughts around creativity and inspiration. Also more nostalgia and call ins.
13:01
July 17, 2018
Episode 4
Where I talk about nostalgia, Mary Poppins, d6 Star Wars and recording on Anchor
11:06
July 16, 2018
Not so bonus episode 2.1
SOS from HMS Spikepit
01:01
July 14, 2018
Episode 2
Badly compiled messages, but now I know how that works. My apologies to the listener.
07:44
July 14, 2018
Episode 1
Colin introduces himself briefly and outlines the direction for Spikepit
04:39
July 12, 2018
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