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159 Recent Gaming Marathon

An episode of Spikepit

By Colin Green
Spikepit where Colin ponders ideas related to Dungeons and Dragons and other tabletop role playing games with a view to engaging and entertaining the community. Become a Patron!
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Spikepit Drive By - Recommending Runehammer, inspired by Lieren.
Big Shout out for RUNEHAMMER, Heroes of the Hammer and ICRPG. Thanks to Lieren for the ongoing support and sense of humour.
July 18, 2019
Spikepit Drive By
Podcast Crossover, and F**k the Ennies
July 17, 2019
169 Into the Pit, Attack of the Waffler
Into the Pit, contributions from Spencer Keep off the Borderlands, Larry Hamilton Follow Me and Die, Tim Shorts Gothridge Manor, John Large Red Dice Diaries.
July 15, 2019
168 Into the Pit, A Year of Podcasting.
In this anniversary episode discussion revolves around being a bad player, Arthurian legend and book recommendations. Contributions from the following: Jason Hobbs of Random Screed, Hobbs and Friends and Hex Talk podcasts. Arlen Walker of Live from Pellam's Wasteland podcast and newest patron joining the "Pit Crew" Vance A. "Crazy Spikepit Theme" performed by Logan 'Sword breaker' Howard. If you have any questions, comments or concerns please contact me, spikepitpodcast@gmail.com. Enjoy listening.
July 12, 2019
Dice Roll Zine 1&2 Overview
With thanks to Steve C for his Dice Roll Zine, produced & published by Hog Town Games, words and maps copyright 2019 Steven A. Cook. Contact: hogtowngamesosr@gmail.com. If you have any questions comments or concerns regarding this episode, please contact me, spikepitpodcast@gmail.com. Enjoy.
July 9, 2019
166 King Arthur - Legend of the Sword
I talk about King Arthur - Legend of the Sword, as a source of inspiration. Also I respond to contributions from Joe Richter "Weal or Woe" podcast, Vance A, John Large "Red Dice Diaries" podcast and blog, Larry Haught. If you have any questions, comments or concerns, please contact me, spikepitpodcast@gmail.com. Enjoy listening.
July 5, 2019
165 D&D Essentials and Modern Age RPG
Inspiration by Gothridge Manor with contributions from Ivy the Happy Whisk. Thoughts on D&D Essentials and Modern Age from Green Ronin.
July 3, 2019
164 It's a Multiplayer Game
Contributions from the following: Jeremy Aka "Froth" of Thought Eater podcast and Blog, Arlen Walkerof Live from Pellam's Wasteland podcast, Rob C of Down in a Heap podcast, John Large of Red Dice Diaries podcast, Spencer of Keep off the Borderlands podcast and Lieren of Updates from the Middle of Nowhere podcast. "Crazy Spikepit Theme" performed by Logan 'Sword breaker'Howard. If you have any questions comments or concerns please contact me, spikepitpodcast@gmail.com. Enjoy listening.
June 28, 2019
163 Gardens in Games and the Gardens of Ynn Overview.
Great contributions from Jeremy of the Thought Eater podcast and blog, Arlen Walker Live from Pellam's Wasteland podcast and Lieren from Updates from the Middle of Nowhere podcast. Random monster by Pete Jones the voice behind the Dragons are Real podcast. Please enjoy. spikepitpodcast@gmail.com
June 26, 2019
162 More good players
Being a better player. Contributions from, Ivy the Happy Whisk, Logan Sword Breaker Howard, Froth the Thought Eater , Spencer aka Free Thrall, Evil Jeff of Minions and Musings and James Richards. Please enjoy listening.
June 24, 2019
161 Better RPG Play
Contributions from: Ivy the Happy Whisk, Frank Turfler of Frank T's Liner Notes, regular caller Larry Haught of the Spikepit Pit Crew, Darren Green aka RFED, Che Webster Roleplay Rescue and my Canadian buddy Shane Ward voice of Gilligan's Isle of ADD. Please enjoy. Call in or email comments to spikepitpodcast@gmail.com
June 21, 2019
160 Are you a "trying" player?
Starting discussion about player quality. Why do I spend so much time and effort trying to improve as a GM? What changes should I make to improve my games? Contributions from Frank T, Spencer G and Lieren. Please enjoy listening. spikepitpodcast@gmail.com
June 20, 2019
159 Recent Gaming Marathon
A weekend of great gaming survived, I discuss the experience. Following that I answer some great call ins on the theme of gaming with youngsters. Thanks to Joe Richter, Ivy Shorts, James Done, Shane Ward and Jim Yoder for their call in contributions. Please enjoy listening.
June 17, 2019
158 Choice in the Chaotic Dome
Talk about random tables, gardens in RPG's and Games on Demand at UKGE Thanks to contributors, John Large - Red Dice Diaries, Cody Mazza - No Save for You, Jeff Collyer - Tome of All Dooms and Logan 'Swordbreaker' Howard.
June 13, 2019
Rained Off
Gardening chat. Big thanks to all the caller's. Please enjoy.
June 11, 2019
156 Sharing your RPG hobby.
Talking with Sonny about our recent gaming experiences. Great contributions from Dave Aldridge of D Percentile Podcast. "Crazy Spikepit Theme" by Logan"Sword Breaker"Howard. Please enjoy.
June 7, 2019
Regarding Rant
Response to Judd's call in.
June 6, 2019
154 Western Lands Season One Finale
My BFRPG Season One draws to a close and I discuss my future plans for my ongoing Western Lands Campaign. Thanks to the following contributors, Free Thrall from Keep off the Borderlands, and Jeffery Collyer from Tome of All Dooms
June 6, 2019
Why not think of others sometimes? Let's consider giving people a chance to put things right.
June 5, 2019
152 Game Expo and Black Hack
Recap of my day at the UKGE and talk relating to the Black Hack 2. Big thanks to everyone who called in. Please enjoy.
June 4, 2019
151 Big Game Chat
All the call ins from the gang, character generation, gaming with kids, overwhelming 5e modules, new Anchorites and all that good stuff. Please enjoy.
June 2, 2019
150 Gardening Anchorites
Call ins and replies in relation to gardening
June 2, 2019
149 New Voices
RFED and a UK Games Expo reminder. First time callers James Done, Dave Aldridge and Three Thrall. Anchorite new wave. Please enjoy
May 29, 2019
148 Generating characters
Discussion around character generation and my recent experiences whilst gaming with my kids. Contributions from the legendary Thought Eater, Froth and Rich"Cockatrice"Fraser discussing 5E character generation options. "Crazy Spikepit Theme" thanks to Logan Howard. Please enjoy.
May 27, 2019
147 Gardening Response
Big response from listeners. Thanks to Tim, Ivy, Larry, Joe and Arlen for all the kind words and call in contributions. Please enjoy.
May 26, 2019
146 Above and Below with RFED
RFED talks about Above and Below in relation to RPG'S. Please enjoy. spikepitpodcast@gmail.com
May 25, 2019
145 Module or Hook?
Discussion around a question from 'ol Man Grognard and Jim Yoder calls in with "Tom the Troll" impersonation. "Crazy Spikepit Theme" by Logan"Sword Breaker" Howard. Please feel free to call in on Anchor or contact me at spikepitpodcast@gmail.com
May 22, 2019
Gardening Spikepit
Thanks to Lieren for the inspirational call ins. Please enjoy. spikepitpodcast@gmail.com
May 21, 2019
143 Winston Crutchfield
Answering Winston's call in. Subjects include, 5e, BFRPG, Awarding experience and dice. Thanks for listening.
May 20, 2019
142 Outpost of the Deep Elder
General RPG chat with call ins from Tim of Gothridge Manor, Mark of The Yawning Owlbear, Jeremy 'Frothsof' Smith of Thought Eater and Lieren of Updates from the Middle of Nowhere. 'Crazy Spikepit Theme' by Logan 'Sword Breaker' Howard. Thanks for listening.
May 18, 2019
Go Anchorites!
It's a secret!
May 16, 2019
140 Twilight of the Ancestral Clock
Talking Gamer Health, Robin Hood, BFRPG and 5e Star Wars. Contributions from Cody, Tim, Ivy, Shane and Che. Thanks for listening
May 15, 2019
139 The Floating Spirit
Feedback from previous episodes B/X thieves, downtime rules and campaign timeline. Contributions from the following, Tim Shorts, Cody M, Ray Otus, Joe Richter, Shane Ward, Aron Clark and J E Shields. 'Crazy Spikepit Theme' by Logan 'Swordbreaker' Howard. Please enjoy.
May 9, 2019
138 Rescue of the Chaotic Watcher
Call in replies and questions answered. Thanks to Ivy, Tim, Evil Jeff, James Jim, and Vance for their awesome contributions. Please enjoy
May 7, 2019
137 Sunday Morning Spikepit.
In this episode with a bunch of call ins and questions. Contributions from Yawning Owlbear, Free Thrall, Larry Haught, Happy Whisk and Gothridge Manor. Topics include, new podcasts, escape room abuse, games I want to play, moving time in campaign, food, Robin of Sherwood and regrets. "Crazy Spikepit Theme" by Logan 'Swordbreaker' Howard.
May 5, 2019
136 Less is more?
Further discussion in relation to character advancement, rewarding players and using average damage. I ponder the idea of less being more and what this may mean in role playing games. Great call ins from, Eric Salzwedel, Cody Mazza, Evil Jeff, Steve C and Ivy Shorts. Please enjoy.
May 2, 2019
135 Awarding Experience Points
Feedback on the average hp and damage episode from Logan Howard, Ray Otus and Eric Salzwedel. Discussion in relation to making experience awards, call ins from Jason Hobbs, Evil Jeff, Aron Clarke, Shane Ward and Tuffer
April 29, 2019
134 RFED brings "Dead of Winter" to your RPG
In this episode my Brother RFED talks about this popular boardgame, from Plaid Hat. He gives an overview of the game and presents his thoughts on how you could you it as a resource for your role playing game.
April 28, 2019
133 Average vs. Random Hit Point and Damage Determination.
Discussing the use of average versus random hit point generation in your RPG. Call ins from, Logan Howard, Jason Hobbs, Frank Turfler, Aron Clark, Evil Jeff and Pete Jones. Closing with "Crazy Spikepit Theme" by Logan"Swordbreaker"Howard thanks for listening.
April 26, 2019
132 What's up with Dungeons and Dragons? Frank T and Me
I talk DnD with Frank Turfler of "Frank T's Liner Notes"
April 24, 2019
131 What's up with 5e Dungeons and Dragons? - 9
Continuing discussion comparing the latest edition of Dungeons and Dragons with older editions. Call ins from Jason Hobbs, RFED, Larry Hamilton and Joe Richter. Please Enjoy.
April 23, 2019
130 Top 3 Monsters
Episode inspired by Logan Howard's challenge, name your top three monsters. Call ins from, Matt Jackson, Logan Howard, Gothridge Manor and RFED. Enjoy listening.
April 21, 2019
129 Ask me anything.
An unscheduled outside of the box episode. Come one come all.
April 20, 2019
128 What's up with 5e Dungeons and Dragons? - 8
Codi Mazza, Ray Otus and Joe Salvador continue the Dnd chat with 'ol Spikepit, I question session 0 and also quote Ghandi. Honest...not.
April 19, 2019
After Dark with Joe the Lawyer
Joe keeping it real! By Tom and friends.
April 19, 2019
126 What's up with 5e Dungeons and Dragons? - 7
Ongoing DnD chat witn great call ins. Rich Fraser - 5e monster manual , Aonghais - Plot Points Podcast episode 98 and DMG1e and Che Webster - 5e samey characters and dull for GM. Enjoy
April 18, 2019
125 What's up with 5e Dungeons and Dragons? - 6
Continuing the 5e discussion from Royal Ashdown Forest, with call ins from, Logan Howard, Matt Jackson, Aonghais and James Richards. Many thanks.
April 16, 2019
124 What's up With 5e Dungeons and Dragons? - 5
What's up With 5e Dungeons and Dragons? Discussion continues with call ins from Shane Ward, Aron Clark, and Froth. In addition I ask about Milestone Experience, average hit points and damage vs. random determination. Enjoy
April 14, 2019
123 What's up with 5e Dungeons and Dragons? - 4
On going 5E discussion we hear from those who are not impressed. Matt Jackson, Rob C and Joe Richter. Thanks for listening. If you enjoy the show please consider taking a look at the "Spikepit" Patreon.
April 12, 2019
122 What's up with 5e Dungeons and Dragons? - 3
Ongoing 5e discussion. Thank you to the following listeners for their excellent call ins. Froth, Joe Richter and RFED on 5e. Joe Salvador, Commands and Colors war games. Matt Random, guys getting together with friends. Happy Whisk on Patreon. Thanks for listening.
April 10, 2019
121 What's up with 5e Dungeons and Dragons? - 2
More 5e chat, and the DMG. Opening with Logan Howard's "Crazy Spikepit Theme". Call ins, Rich Fraser, Ray Otus, RFED and Vance. I reflect on taking time to talk with your gamer buddies
April 8, 2019
120 What's up with 5e Dungeons and Dragons?
Discussing 5th Edition DnD and my recent re-reads. Call in from Froth of Thoughteater, regarding map episodes. "Crazy Spikepit Theme" by Logan Howard. Thanks for listening.
April 5, 2019
119 Grab Bag Episode
Replying to Call ins from Wayne Peacock, Larry Hamilton, RFED, Che Webster. What am I upto and Patreon update. Shout out for Gavin Norman's Winter's Daughter. "Crazy Spikepit Theme" Logan Howard. Thanks for listening.
April 2, 2019
118 More Map Chat
Continuing the discussion of hex vs. grid the great map debate. Call ins from Matt Jackson,Vance A, RFED, Winston Crutchfield and Froth. "Crazy Spikepit Theme" by Logan"Swordbreaker"Howard.
March 31, 2019
117 Hex vs. Square - Map Chat
Why do we use hexes? A discussion. Call ins from Cody M, Froth, Che Webster. "Crazy Spikepit Theme" by Logan"Swordbreaker"Howard. Cheers
March 29, 2019
116 BFRPG Western Lands 6 Morgansfort
BFRPG Western Lands post session chat with Sonny. Announcement of my "Spikepit" Patreon launch, with shout out to my first Patron, Frank Turfler.
March 27, 2019
115 BFRPG Western Lands Update
Continuing discussion in relation to Basic Fantasy RPG Westernlands Campaign. Call in from Jason Hobbs. Shout out to John Large and Matt Jackson. Thanks to Logan "Swordbreaker" Howard for his "Crazy Spikepit Theme"
March 26, 2019
114 Grab Bag Episode
Discussion relating to, Tomb of the Serpent Kings, Basic Fantasy experiment, Guilds of Ravnica Glorantha, Mythras, d100 systems and categories for game design. Call ins from Larry Hamilton, Jason Hobbs, Joe the Lawyer, Che Webster, Tim Shorts. "Crazy Spikepit Theme" by Logan"Swordbreaker" Howard.
March 25, 2019
113 Tomb of the Serpent Kings
Talking about my experience of running Tomb of the Serpent Kings with Basic Fantasy RPG Call ins from Aron C and RFED.
March 21, 2019
112 The Black Hack Chat
Discussing recent experience of 'The Black Hack 2' and response to related call ins, from Happy Whisk, Matt Jackson and Vance An. I also talk about what I'm upto in relation to other systems and my initial impressions of some adventures by Frog Gods and Troll Lord Games. Thanks to Logan Howard of Swordbreaker for the 'Crazy Spikepit Theme'.
March 18, 2019
111 Lazy DMing part 2
Following on from previous episode I reflect on how the 'Lazy DM' method worked in session 4 of my BFRPG Western Lands Campaign. I also discuss some player feedback and content for future episodes. Thanks to Logan Howard 'Swordbreaker' for the closing theme.
March 14, 2019
110 Lazy DMing
Intro tune by Logan Howard 'Swordbreaker', call ins relating to last episode from Rob C 'Down in a Heap', Tim Shorts 'Gothridge Manor'. Playing the Black Hack vall in from Vance A. I discuss my pre game prep and the influence of Sly Flourish's Return of the Lazy DM. Close with shout out for Glynn Seal's 'Great Lunden ' Kickstarter and 'Red Dice Diaries'. Enjoy.
March 12, 2019
109 Basic Fantasy Adventure Games
Basic?...call ins from Frank Turfler, Jason Hobbs and Che Webster. I ponder the popularity of the 'Basic' game and talk about my ongoing Western Lands Campaign, session zero and Alignment.
March 7, 2019
108 BFRPG Running Western Lands
I talk mostly about prep and running BFRPG Western Lands, also Joe Salvador's Eldritch Tales . Call ins from Happy Whisk, Tim Shorts, Joe Salvador, Winston Crutchfield, Larry Haught, and Jason Hobbs. Many Thanks
March 4, 2019
107 Birthday Episode
Call ins from, Tom T'internet Troll, Ivy the Happy Whisk, Vance A, Aron C and RFED. I also discuss my birthday celebration strategy.
February 28, 2019
106 Family Gaming, Daisy May
Opening with DM Dad. On the road chat about gaming with my daughter Daisy May.
February 26, 2019
105 Old School Essentials, Retro Adventure Game, Core Rules Preview
A look at Gavin Norman's reworked and clarified B/X core rules. Formerly the B/X Essentials line of books, Old School Essentials Retro Adventure Game is the new identity of this project going forward. In this episode I talk about what's in the book and express some of my thoughts and opinions.
February 25, 2019
104 Basic Fantasy Campaign Crossover
Jason proposes, and the Basic Fantasy and RPG Chat continues. Call ins from, Jason Hobbs, RFED, Joe Ricther, Joe Salvador, Che Webster, also 'Happy Manor' Ivy and Tim Shorts
February 22, 2019
103 Basic Fantasy Role-Playing Reportage
School Run debrief with Luca, Session 1 Western Lands Basic Fantasy Campaign
February 20, 2019
102 More Basic Fantasy
Call ins from Jason Hobbs, Tim Shorts, Larry Haught, and Shane Ward. Mostly I talk about my preparation for my new campaign and Sonny talks about his thoughts in relation to Basic Fantasy RPG.
February 18, 2019
101 Basic Fantasy RPG
Great call in contributions from RFED, Shane Ward, Larry Haught, Happy Whisk and Aron C. I talk about my thoughts on starting a campaign using Chris Gonnermans super accessible 'Basic Fantasy Role-Playing Game'
February 15, 2019
100 Century of Spikepit
Thanks to the all the folks who contribute to 'Spikepit' be it shout out, emoji, friendly comment, follow or forward on social media, call in or simply just listens. I couldn't do it without you all. My biggest thanks however goes to Jason Hobbs for getting me started and continuing to support the show.
February 12, 2019
099 Anchorite Feedback
Fellow podcasters kindly call in and add to the ongoing discussion, historical references, 'Spikepit and Son', regrets and memories, playacting and 'episode 100'. We hear from fellow podcasters, Ray Otus, Matt Jackson, Aron C, Jason Hobbs, and Che Webster.
February 11, 2019
098 Spikepit and Son - D&D Companion Wrestling Rules
Young Sonny is back by popular demand.  A light hearted episode to remind us of what it's like to be young or new to the RPG hobby.  Spikepit and son try out the wrestling rules, just for the sake of it.  A short actual play recording, part of my D&D Companion Series.
February 8, 2019
097 Timekeeping in Your Game.
Historical inspiration in RPG'S. Timekeeping in medieval London. Call ins from Ray Otus (Plundergrounds), first time caller, Vance and Che Webster (Roleplay Rescue).
February 6, 2019
096 Dungeons and Dragons Companion Set Overview
An introduction to a 3 or 4 part look at the Mentzer Companion Rules for Dungeons and Dragons. With call ins from RFED, Larry Haught, Ray Otus 'Plundergrounds' and Tim Shorts ' Gothridge Manor'
February 3, 2019
095 Non Gaming Regrets a Cautionary Tale
My reflections on facing up to regret, and getting important things done.
February 1, 2019
094 Not Appendix N!
Inspiration from history.
January 30, 2019
093 Fun with d66 Tables
Call in responses, Aonghais, Joe, Aron and RFED, Dnd Basic, BECMI Companion call in request, Gamer Health, Roll 20 online gaming. My thoughts on creating d66 tables for There and Back Again RPG. Shout out for Che Webster, 'Roleplay Rescue' podcast.
January 28, 2019
003 SOS from HMS Spikepit
SOS from HMS Spikepit
January 27, 2019
092 Playing Loads of Games
Starting with replies to call ins and encouragement from the community, Cody M, Matt Jackson, Winston Crutchfield, Aron C. I move on to talk about my changing circumstances and the fact that my gaming has really taken off recently.
January 23, 2019
091 Dungeons and Dragons Basic, Moldvay/Mentzer Comparison
Call ins and comments from the gaming community. Comparing and contrasting our thoughts about Moldvay and Mentzer visions of Dungeons and Dragons.
January 21, 2019
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.
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
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?
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.
January 13, 2019
086 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.
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.
January 8, 2019
084 Health Challenges
January 6, 2019
081 Boardgame Brothers 2
January 3, 2019
Seasons Greetings Call in Episode
December 27, 2018
Red Spike Running Games and Prep
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
December 19, 2018
077 Kazarak
December 14, 2018
076 Feedback
076 Feedback, Listener call in episode
December 13, 2018
075 Then and Now
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
December 9, 2018
Spike Nuggets
November 30, 2018
066 Kalmatta Beckons
November 27, 2018
065 Help me to help you
An Anchor appeal for information relating to Jason Hobbs' Kalmatta and direction of future Spikepit episodes
November 25, 2018
063 There and Back Again
November 21, 2018
061 Call in catch up and chat
November 16, 2018
060 Spike Grounds
060 SpikeGrounds
November 14, 2018
Hogwarts Follow Up, Younger GM's
November 11, 2018
Spikepit and Son
Episode 57 'Hogwarts' game chat and actual play
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.
November 7, 2018
November 2, 2018
053 Mechanisms New and Old
November 2, 2018
Anchorites Unite Episode 51
October 31, 2018
Knave walkthrough
Knave rules walkthrough Episode 45
October 20, 2018
Grab bag episode 42
October 12, 2018
Back from the woods Episode 41
October 8, 2018
Episode 38 brain dump
September 28, 2018
Grab bag episode aka 35
September 19, 2018
'Ass'-kalon the Treacherous
September 11, 2018
Episode 29
September 7, 2018
Episode 28
September 4, 2018
All the stuff, Episode 27
August 31, 2018
026 OSR Anchorite Tribute
August 29, 2018
Source the players
August 24, 2018
Episode 23
August 21, 2018
Economy and equipment
August 20, 2018
Source the table episode. Keeping things simple, inclusivity, jargon and pointless confusing pigeonholes
August 15, 2018
River call ins and randomness Episode 18
River call in responses, anxiety thoughts, random character generation.
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.
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.
August 7, 2018
Episode 15 Day in the Life of Spikepit
Post Ennie, Anchor experiments, gaming with kids, more maps
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.
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.
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.
July 28, 2018
Episode 11
Why Roleplaying Games
July 26, 2018
010 DnD Infravision -Riddles in the Dark
Where I continue to talk about seeing in the dark, whilst getting people's name's wrong.
July 24, 2018
Episode 9
Feedback and talk on infravision
July 23, 2018
Episode 8
Sounding off, feeling better. Thoughts from the heart, overdue.
July 20, 2018
007 Ol' Man Grognard
Yay Glen
July 20, 2018
006 Coming Back to Art
July 20, 2018
005 Creativity
Thoughts around creativity and inspiration. Also more nostalgia and call ins.
July 17, 2018
004 Talking Nostalgia
Where I talk about nostalgia, Mary Poppins, d6 Star Wars and recording on Anchor
July 16, 2018
002 A Warm OSR Welcome
Badly compiled messages, but now I know how that works. My apologies to the listener.
July 14, 2018
001 What or Who is Spikepit?
Colin introduces himself briefly and outlines the direction for Spikepit
July 12, 2018
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