Plus or Minus: The Fudge RPG podcast

Plus or Minus: The Fudge RPG podcast
The most powerful (F)ree-form (U)niversal (D)o-it-yourself (G)aming (E)ngine podcast in the observable universe. Wanna hear from top creators in the space? Get game design tips? a little advice? and reviews of Fudge, Fate, and Icons based products? Lis…

Aug 4 • 1 min
Howdy,Well the time has come, and I did it my way.Plus or Minus is entering Archive Mode.This doesn’t mean its going away, or that I’ve left the Fudge RPG sphere. All this means is that I’ve decided to focus on Indie and Small press RPGs as a whole over…
Bradford Younie, The Unexplained Interview Ep. 30
May 4 • 41 min
We sit down with Bradford Younie, creator of The Unexplained and Now Playing, to discuss game design.
Russell Collins Tears of a Machine Interview Ep. 29
Apr 13 • 65 min
Talking about Giant Robots, Mental Health, Fudge Dice, and Tears of a Machine with Russell Collins from
Interview with Artist Denis McCarthy Ep. 28
Apr 1 • 63 min
Despite the fact that I’ve been stuck at home for over a week now, I haven’t actually made much progress on any of my personal projects. Since the podcast is getting a bit delayed I thought I’d dust off this episode of the now defunct “The OSR‌ Podcast”…
Steve Kenson Icons Assembled Edition Interview Ep. 27
Mar 16 • 69 min
Interviewing Steve Kenson on Icons, Mutants and Masterminds, Shadowrun, and Comic Books.
Gatecrasher Believe it or Else Ep. 26
Mar 2 • 27 min
A followup to my interview with Michael Lucas, and a review of Believe it or Else for Gatecrasher
Interview with Michael Lucas creator of Gatecrasher Ep. 25
Jan 14 • 37 min
Michael Lucas talks about his experience in creating and developing gatecrasher, its ultimate end, and the work he’s done since.
Survival of the Able Impressions Ep. 24
Nov 12, 2019 • 16 min
I finally got to sit down and play Survival of the Able, I sit down and give you me pre and post game thoughts.
Simulation vs. Narration Ep. 23
Oct 31, 2019 • 27 min
I riff off Jeff Dee’s recent Discussion of TableTop Immersive Simulation Gaming
Survival of the Abled Ep. 22
Sep 17, 2019 • 41 min
A discussion with Jacob Wood of Accessible Games on the portrayal of disabilities in Roleplaying Games.
To The Pain Ep. 21
Aug 19, 2019 • 30 min
A summary and review of the combat mechanics featured in the new Princess Bride RPG
Interview with Wes Otis of Plate Mail Games Ep. 20
Jul 8, 2019 • 58 min
I interview Wes Otis about his 10 min background audio loops for tabletop gaming, as well as his experience as a sound designer
Indy Author Guest Post Ep. 19
Jun 1, 2019 • 14 min
Jonathan Snyder helps us understand the world of Indie RPG publishing
Fairy Magic Ep. 18
May 25, 2019 • 46 min
I discuss reskinning “African Spirit Magic” from A Magical Medley to fit non-african settings.
Interview with Jonathan Snyder of Epic Worlds LLC Ep. 17
May 6, 2019 • 59 min
I interview Jonathan Snyder about Blood In Space, Self Publishing, and Military Science Fiction.
Tag your It Ep. 16
Mar 16, 2019 • 19 min
A short episode where I introduce a new trait, Tags!
Interview with Jacob Wood of Accessible Games Ep. 15
Mar 6, 2019 • 46 min
Jacob Wood drops in to discuss Accessibility in Role playing Games, and specifically Fudge.
First Christmas Ep. 14
Dec 18, 2018 • 22 min
A look back at this season, and a look forward to the next
The Fractal Ep. 13
Nov 12, 2018 • 39 min
Breaking down the Bronze Rule for Fudge
Happy Halloween Ep. 12
Oct 28, 2018 • 56 min
Exploring horror RPGs and what can be borrowed into Fudge games
Getting Started Ep. 11
Oct 25, 2018 • 30 min
Getting started with the Fudge RPG
Fudge Dice Ep. 10
Sep 22, 2018 • 43 min
A discussion of Dice in relation to the game of Fudge
Attributes Ep. 9
Aug 22, 2018 • 27 min
Discussing all the different ways to bend, spindle, or mutilate attributes in Fudge
A Magical Medley, Review, Part 2 Ep. 8
Aug 6, 2018 • 23 min
The second half of my review of A Magical Medley by Grey Ghost Games
A Magical Medley, Review, Part 1 Ep. 7
Jul 22, 2018 • 21 min
A review of A Magical Medley, a collection of magic rule systems for the Fudge RPG
A Huge Mess Ep. 6
Jul 5, 2018 • 27 min
Revisiting and correcting my clarification on Scale, and a review of Another Fine Mess from Grey Ghost Games.
Building Fudge Games Ep. 5
Jun 20, 2018 • 31 min
A comparison of various Fudge builds to give you some ideas when building your own games.
The Long Game Ep. 4
Jun 4, 2018 • 31 min
Running long term campaigns in Fudge
Damage Factors Ep. 3
May 21, 2018 • 31 min
Damage Factors explained and analyzed.
Matters of Scale Ep. 2
May 7, 2018 • 33 min
A robust discussion of Scale mechanics in the Fudge roleplaying Game
First Episode Ep. 1
May 6, 2018 • 28 min
First episode, exploring the History of Fudge and its relationship to Fate and Icons.