The Red Dice Diaries

The Red Dice Diaries

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A rambling journey through the wonderful world of RPGs from the viewpoint of a long-time GM and player. You can find me at: https://wheretofind.me/@Reddicediaries You can leave us a voicemail at: https://anchor.fm/the-red-dice-diaries/message


I know arse all about Arneson
Oct 7 • 35 min
In this episode, Hannah and I take a tongue-in=cheek, slightly irreverent look at how easy it is to find information on Dave Arneson when you know very little about him beforehand, and was he really erased from the annals of history. Theme tune is Exotica…
Landscape Format Books
Oct 4 • 12 min
In this episode I have a bit of a grumble about landscape format RPG books. Theme tune is Exotica by Juanitos, used under Public Domain licence. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/the-red-dice-diaries/message
Potions
Sep 17 • 5 min
In this short episode I answer Jason’s voicemail and chat a little more about magic items. Theme tune is Exotica by Juanitos, used under Public Domain licence. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/the-red-dice-diaries/message
Magic Items
Sep 14 • 9 min
In this episode I ask a question about magic items, how do your players find out what they do? Theme tune is Exotica by Juanitos, used under Public Domain licence. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/the-red-dice-diaries/message
Barrowmazing
Sep 10 • 11 min
In this episode I talk a little bit about Cody M’s excellent Barrowmaze game, run using the Delving Deeper retroclone. Theme tune is Exotica by Juanitos, used under Public Domain licence. —- Send in a voice message:…
Thoughts on the Stygian Library
Sep 4 • 12 min
In this episode I give my thoughts on the Stygian Library supplement I used recently in my Midderlands game, and received a call from Cody M. Cody M Dual-podcast with Ray Otus Part 1 on Cody’s No Save for You! podcast - https://pca.st/2AaP8p Part 2 on Ray…
RPGaDay 2019 - Episode 12: Friendship
Aug 12 • 6 min
Short RPG discussions with Hannah & myself, prompted by the #RPGaDay2019 info-graphic. You can find out more about RPGaDay here: http://autocratik.blogspot.com/2019/07/launching-rpgaday-2019.html —- Send in a voice message:…
RPGaDay 2019 - Episode 11: Examine
Aug 12 • 8 min
Short RPG discussions with Hannah & myself, prompted by the #RPGaDay2019 info-graphic. You can find out more about RPGaDay here: http://autocratik.blogspot.com/2019/07/launching-rpgaday-2019.html —- Send in a voice message:…
RPGaDay 2019 - Episode 10: Focus
Aug 12 • 6 min
Short RPG discussions with Hannah & myself, prompted by the #RPGaDay2019 info-graphic. You can find out more about RPGaDay here: http://autocratik.blogspot.com/2019/07/launching-rpgaday-2019.html —- Send in a voice message:…
RPGaDay 2019 - Episode 9: Critical
Aug 12 • 7 min
Short RPG discussions with Hannah & myself, prompted by the #RPGaDay2019 info-graphic. You can find out more about RPGaDay here: http://autocratik.blogspot.com/2019/07/launching-rpgaday-2019.html —- Send in a voice message:…
RPGaDay 2019 - Episode 8: Obscure
Aug 12 • 8 min
Short RPG discussions with Hannah & myself, prompted by the #RPGaDay2019 info-graphic. You can find out more about RPGaDay here: http://autocratik.blogspot.com/2019/07/launching-rpgaday-2019.html —- Send in a voice message:…
RPGaDay 2019 - Episode 7: Familiar
Aug 12 • 9 min
Short RPG discussions with Hannah & myself, prompted by the #RPGaDay2019 info-graphic. You can find out more about RPGaDay here: http://autocratik.blogspot.com/2019/07/launching-rpgaday-2019.html —- Send in a voice message:…
Voicemails are in the Air, everywhere you look around
Aug 12 • 11 min
In this bonus episode I answer some voicemails that I’ve received recently, thanks very much to everyone who left me messages, I really enjoy listening and responding to them. Theme tune is Exotica by Juanitos, used under Public Domain licence. —- Send in…
Controversy Sicko
Aug 7 • 7 min
A short episode where I get some things off my chest about a recent blog/MeWe interaction concerning James Edward Raggi’s recent “controversial” picture on the LOTFP GenCon catalogue. Theme tune is Exotica by Juanitos, used under Public Domain licence. —-…
Voicemails from the Borderlands
Aug 6 • 7 min
In this bonus episode I answer three voicemails from Spence (AKA Free Thrall), you should check out his podcast here: https://anchor.fm/free-thrall —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/the-red-dice-diaries/message
RPGaDay2019 - Episode 6: Ancient
Aug 6 • 7 min
Short RPG discussions with Hannah & myself, prompted by the #RPGaDay2019 info-graphic. You can find out more about RPGaDay here: http://autocratik.blogspot.com/2019/07/launching-rpgaday-2019.html —- Send in a voice message:…
RPGaDay2019 - Episode 5: Space
Aug 6 • 7 min
Short RPG discussions with Hannah & myself, prompted by the #RPGaDay2019 info-graphic. You can find out more about RPGaDay here: http://autocratik.blogspot.com/2019/07/launching-rpgaday-2019.html —- Send in a voice message:…
RPGaDay2019 - Episode 4: Share
Aug 6 • 5 min
Short RPG discussions with Hannah & myself, prompted by the #RPGaDay2019 info-graphic. You can find out more about RPGaDay here: http://autocratik.blogspot.com/2019/07/launching-rpgaday-2019.html —- Send in a voice message:…
RPGaDay2019 - Episode 3: Engage
Aug 6 • 6 min
Short RPG discussions with Hannah & myself, prompted by the #RPGaDay2019 info-graphic. You can find out more about RPGaDay here: http://autocratik.blogspot.com/2019/07/launching-rpgaday-2019.html —- Send in a voice message:…
RPGaDay2019 - Episode 2: Unique
Aug 6 • 6 min
Short RPG discussions with Hannah & myself, prompted by the #RPGaDay2019 info-graphic. You can find out more about RPGaDay here: http://autocratik.blogspot.com/2019/07/launching-rpgaday-2019.html —- Send in a voice message:…
RPGaDay2019 - Episode 1: First
Aug 6 • 7 min
Short RPG discussions with Hannah & myself, prompted by the #RPGaDay2019 info-graphic. You can find out more about RPGaDay here: http://autocratik.blogspot.com/2019/07/launching-rpgaday-2019.html —- Send in a voice message:…
Talking about Burning Wheel
Jul 14 • 130 min
In this episode, Johannes, Dennis, Mathew and myself talk a little about the fantasy roleplaying game The Burning Wheel. Available here: https://www.burningwheel.com/ Theme tune is Exotica by Juanitos, used under Public Domain licence. —- Send in a voice…
Interviewing Jarin DnD about the L’Gat Vol 3 Kickstarter
Jul 11 • 51 min
In this interview I speak to Jarin Dnd from Power Up Gamers about their forthcoming book L’gats Tome of Amazing Creatures Vol III currently on Kickstarter. Link to Kickstarter:…
CSI Midderlands Session 0
Jul 7 • 18 min
In this episode I’m talking a little about the recent session 0 for our upcoming CSI Midderlands game, I’m looking forward to running it, thanks very much to my players: Ian F White Colin ‘Spikepit’ Green Rob Fitzpatrick Johannes Paavola Theme tune is…
Elegant Creature Generator
Jul 4 • 14 min
As a bonus episode for #RandomThingThursday I’m looking at Raphael Sadowski’s Elegant Creature Generator, it’s available as PWYW on Drivethru RPG: https://www.drivethrurpg.com/product/263673/Elegant-Fantasy-Creature-Generator Check out the Thought Eater…
Midweek Voicemails
Jul 3 • 9 min
I answer some voicemail messages received over the last week. Theme tune is Exotica by Juanitos, used under Public Domain licence. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/the-red-dice-diaries/message
Monday Moan: The X Card
Jul 1 • 12 min
In this episode I talk a little bit about the X-card mechanic, you can find more about it here: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1SB0jsx34bWHZWbnNIVVuMjhDkrdFGo1_hSC2BWPlI3A/edit Theme tune is Exotica by Juanitos, used under Public Domain licence. —-…
Setting Agnostic vs Setting Specific
Jun 28 • 15 min
In this episode I chat a bit about setting agnostic and setting specific RPGs. Theme tune is Exotica by Juanitos, used under Public Domain licence. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/the-red-dice-diaries/message
Under SIEGE
Jun 25 • 18 min
In this episode I chat about our decision to use Castles & Crusades for our upcoming Midderlands game and some of the things that I like about the system. Theme tune is Exotica by Juanitos, used under Public Domain licence. —- Send in a voice message:…
GMing Rough Spot
Jun 18 • 23 min
In this episode I talk a bit about my own recent GM-ing rough spot and how I kept my enthusiasm going, I also answer some voicemails. Theme tune was Exotica by Juanitos, used under Public Domain licence. —- Send in a voice message:…
White Star
Jun 16 • 17 min
In this episode I talk about White Star written by James M Spahn, a game of OSR sci-fi that I had great fun running at UK Games Expo 2019 for Games on Demand. A PWYW PDF version of basic White Star is available on Drivethru RPG. Theme tune was Exotica by…
SWN and Faction Turns
Jun 15 • 8 min
In this episode I answer a voicemail from Colin Green and talk about adapting Faction Turns from Stars Without Number for my future Midderlands game. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/the-red-dice-diaries/message
Eldritch Tales
Jun 13 • 15 min
In this episode I talk a little about Eldritch Tales, an OSR game of the Cthulhy Mythos by Joseph D. Salvador. I ran this game at UKGE2019 and had a great time, I also muse on the topic of running a horror game in 2 hours. Theme tune was Exotica by…
Alas for the Awful Sea
Jun 8 • 8 min
In this episode I answer a voicemail from Colin ‘Spikepit’ Green about the game Alas for the Awful Sea. You can find out more about the game at Storybrewers website. Theme tune was Exotica by Juanitos, using under Public Domain licence. —- Send in a voice…
UK Games Expo 2019 and Games on Demand
Jun 6 • 45 min
In this episode I’m joined by Lloyd Gyan and my lovely wife Hannah to talk about our experience of Games on Demand at UKGE2019. Check out UK Games Expo’s sponsor The RPG Pipeline. Theme tune was Exotica by Juanitos, using under Public Domain licence. —-…
CSI Midderlands
May 18 • 10 min
In this episode I discuss what I’ve been up to recently and the new Midderlands game I’m going to be starting in July. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/the-red-dice-diaries/message
The Role of the GM
Mar 7 • 62 min
In this podcast episode I’m joined by Whitt, John Drury and Lloyd Gyan to talk about the role of the GM in tabletop RPGs. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/the-red-dice-diaries/message
Out in Coventry
Feb 16 • 3 min
Vlog about last night’s pre-LARP drinks evening in Coventry. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/the-red-dice-diaries/message
LARP & RP friends
Feb 15 • 5 min
I ramble a bit about LARP & RP friends. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/the-red-dice-diaries/message
Roll on the Weekend
Feb 15 • 12 min
I answer some voicemails, chat about recent RPG acquisitions anc what I’m doing this weekend. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/the-red-dice-diaries/message
Answering Voicemails & Recent session
Feb 9 • 13 min
In this episode I answer some voicemails and talk abit about our recent session. The one-page dungeon I discuss in this episode can be found here: http://ogreplays.com/index.php/2018/06/26/one-page-dungeon-submission-2018/ —- Send in a voice message:…
Android Revelation
Feb 5 • 7 min
I chat a bit about a recent SWN session. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/the-red-dice-diaries/message
Voicemails & Thoughts following first B/X Essentials Session
Jan 12 • 15 min
In this episode I answer some voicemails and chat a bit about my thoughts following my first Thousand Lands hex-crawl game. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/the-red-dice-diaries/message
Answering voicemails
Dec 17, 2018 • 5 min
In this episode I respond to a couple of voicemail messages received. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/the-red-dice-diaries/message
Discussing future Sci-fi collaboration project with JP
Dec 16, 2018 • 54 min
In this episode, myself and Johannes Paavola begin initial discussions on a sci-fi toolkit project that we’re planning to collaborate on. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/the-red-dice-diaries/message
State of the Bullet Journal
Dec 16, 2018 • 9 min
I’m two sessions into the second season of our Rose of Westhaven game and thought I’d talk a little bit about the current state of my bullet journal. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/the-red-dice-diaries/message
Stars Without Number Unique Foci
Dec 13, 2018 • 74 min
In this episode Johannes Paavola and myself chat about our recent playtesting of ‘Behind the Walls’ and also discuss me taking a unique foci for my character in his Stars Without Number campaign. —- Send in a voice message:…
Kalmatta Madness
Dec 10, 2018 • 11 min
In this episode I talk about my recent experiences in Jason Hobb’s excellent Kalmatta game. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/the-red-dice-diaries/message
Give & Take
Dec 9, 2018 • 17 min
In this podcast episode I answer some voicemails and talk a little bit about group creation of settings and also settings created entirely by the GM. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/the-red-dice-diaries/message
Downtimes in RPGs
Dec 5, 2018 • 49 min
In this episode Lloyd Gyan, Johannes Paavola and myself discuss downtimes in RPGs. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/the-red-dice-diaries/message
Hannah talks about Behind the Walls & Star Trek
Dec 3, 2018 • 26 min
In this episode my wife Hannah and I talk about my upcoming Midderlands adventure ‘Behind the Walls’ and how she converted it for her Star Trek Fate game. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/the-red-dice-diaries/message
Midderlands, 5E, Sci-fi and other projects
Nov 27, 2018 • 9 min
In this episode I talk about some of the projects I’ve been working on and some stuff I’m planning to start working on soon. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/the-red-dice-diaries/message
Old school prepping and bullet journalling
Nov 11, 2018 • 7 min
In this episode I talk about some of my ideas for more manual prep methods in my games going forward. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/the-red-dice-diaries/message
Westhaven, Gomans and the dreaded TPK
Nov 9, 2018 • 8 min
A podcast about where we are with my Rose of Westhaven campaign, how we dealt with a TPK and what the future holds for the campaign. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/the-red-dice-diaries/message
Getting a Campaign Started
Oct 17, 2018 • 82 min
In this episode, Lloyd, Dennis, Mathew and myself discuss some of the pitfalls and issues to consider when starting an RPG campaign. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/the-red-dice-diaries/message
Google Hangout is Trash
Oct 12, 2018 • 6 min
In this episode I get some of my dis-satisfaction with Google Hangouts off my chest. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/the-red-dice-diaries/message
Cyberpunk
Oct 7, 2018 • 76 min
I’m joined by Whit, John Drury, Mathew Bryan and Johannes Paavola to discuss Cyberpunk in RPGs. If you want to check out Whit’s Black Code game you can find out more here: https://www.dicemachine.com —- Send in a voice message:…
Am I too old for the World of Darkness?
Sep 29, 2018 • 38 min
In this podcast episode, Hannah, Lloyd and myself discuss the WOD, vampires and how our playing styles have changed. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/the-red-dice-diaries/message
Over-production in RPGs
Sep 23, 2018 • 65 min
In this group podcast I’m joined by Johannes Paavola, Dennis Bach, Andre Martinez and Mathew Bryan to talk about over-production in RPGs. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/the-red-dice-diaries/message
Running a City like a Dungeon
Sep 22, 2018 • 14 min
Answering some voicemail messages and musing on an idea I’ve been considering recently for my Rose of Westhaven campaign. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/the-red-dice-diaries/message
5 RPG Commandments
Sep 16, 2018 • 5 min
In this episode I talk about five of my likes and dislikes when it comes to RPGs. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/the-red-dice-diaries/message
Listener messages about the OSR & V5
Sep 15, 2018 • 9 min
In this episode I answer a few voicemail messages that I’ve received about our recent OSR and V5 podcast episodes. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/the-red-dice-diaries/message
Combat in RPGs
Sep 13, 2018 • 44 min
Lloyd Gyan, Johannes Paavola and myself discuss the role of combat in RPGs. Uncut version can be found here: https://www.twitch.tv/videos/309244204?collection=ReYILUy9UxVYmw Music on Podcast Title Shinigami by XTaKeRuX:…
V5 first impressions
Sep 8, 2018 • 7 min
Having just gone through character creation with people from The Grand Coterie group I talk about some of my first impressions of V5. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/the-red-dice-diaries/message
I’m spoilt by the OSR
Sep 2, 2018 • 6 min
I ramble a little about being spoilt for choice amongst OSr games and some of the strengths of such products. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/the-red-dice-diaries/message
The Virtue of Playing a Goodie
Aug 29, 2018 • 4 min
Just back from LARP I reflect on a few reasons why you might fancy playing a thoroughly good person for your next character. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/the-red-dice-diaries/message
JP & John talk OSR and Stars Without Number
Aug 22, 2018 • 46 min
I’m once more joined by the excellent Johannes Paavola, we chat about SWN, the OSR and other game related stuff. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/the-red-dice-diaries/message
Discussing V20 and the WOD with JP
Aug 22, 2018 • 78 min
In this episode I’m joined by Johannes Paavola, to talk about his V20 Sabbat game ‘What Rough Beast’ and the World of Darkness in general. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/the-red-dice-diaries/message
Differences between B/X Essentials and BFRPG
Aug 19, 2018 • 9 min
In this episode I answer a voicemail and attempt to highlight what—for me—are the main difference between B/X Essentials and BFRPG. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/the-red-dice-diaries/message
How Conventions Taught me to Love Dice Again
Aug 18, 2018 • 5 min
In this episode of the podcast I talk about why I original stopped using dice and why I picked them up again. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/the-red-dice-diaries/message
The Value of GMs Playing in Games
Aug 16, 2018 • 4 min
In this episode I respond to a voicemail from Colin at the Spikepit and waffle for a bit about the value of GMs actually playing in the games they run. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/the-red-dice-diaries/message
History, maintain the Mystery
Aug 15, 2018 • 7 min
I talk about why it’s important to maintain some mystery when it comes to your campaign world’s background. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/the-red-dice-diaries/message
Ideas for a B/X Campaign Setting
Aug 14, 2018 • 6 min
In this episode I talk about some ideas that I’m slowly formulating into a campaign setting for B/X essentials. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/the-red-dice-diaries/message
RPGaDay questions part 3
Aug 12, 2018 • 53 min
Myself, Johannes and Lloyd have decided to answer all the RPG a day questions, spread across three podcast entries. You can find out more about RPGaDay here: http://autocratik.blogspot.com/ —- Send in a voice message:…
RPGaDay questions part 2
Aug 12, 2018 • 40 min
Myself, Johannes and Lloyd have decided to answer all the RPG a day questions, spread across three podcast entries. You can find out more about RPGaDay here: http://autocratik.blogspot.com/ —- Send in a voice message:…
RPGaDay questions part 1
Aug 11, 2018 • 67 min
Myself, Johannes and Lloyd have decided to answer all the RPG a day questions, spread across three podcast entries. You can find out more about RPGaDay here: http://autocratik.blogspot.com/ —- Send in a voice message:…
But isn’t it just the old B/X rules?
Aug 10, 2018 • 9 min
In which I rant a bit about some stuff I recently read online where people were spouting off about B/X Essentials. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/the-red-dice-diaries/message
Sounds Issues, Tech support and Faction Turns
Aug 9, 2018 • 12 min
I respond to some voicemail messages that I’ve received and also talk about some recent communication I’ve had with Anchor tech support. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/the-red-dice-diaries/message
WFRP and Me
Aug 8, 2018 • 11 min
In which I ramble about my personal history with WFRP, why I’d love a review copy of the latest edition but am unlikely to shell out for a copy. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/the-red-dice-diaries/message
Hannah Talks Star Trek
Aug 7, 2018 • 7 min
In this episode of the podcast Hannah talks about her love/hate relationship with the Modiphius Star Trek system. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/the-red-dice-diaries/message
Countdowns & Consequences
Aug 6, 2018 • 6 min
In this episode I’m talking about countdowns, one of the tools that I use to help track plotlines in my games. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/the-red-dice-diaries/message
B/X Essential Planetary Fantasy Idea
Aug 5, 2018 • 6 min
In this episode of the podcast I talk about an idea for combining B/X Essentials with some elements of Warriors of the Red Planet that I’ve had kicking around in my head. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/the-red-dice-diaries/message
B/X Essentials and Table Fables
Aug 4, 2018 • 9 min
I chat a bit about some books I’ve purchased recently. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/the-red-dice-diaries/message
How Hannah Looks at RPG Books
Aug 3, 2018 • 5 min
In this episode my lovely wife Hannah is back to talk about her method of choosing RPG books, and what she looks for. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/the-red-dice-diaries/message
Random Tables & Charts
Aug 2, 2018 • 5 min
In this episode of the Podcast I wax lyrical about some of the benefits of using random tables and charts. You can find some random charts made my me at my blog: https://reddicediaries.com/random-charts-and-tables/ —- Send in a voice message:…
Maps, coolness vs. functionality
Aug 1, 2018 • 5 min
In this episode I chat about my the ongoing struggle for map supremacy between functionality and coolness/looking good. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/the-red-dice-diaries/message
Responding to voicemails about D&D market dominance
Jul 31, 2018 • 10 min
In this episode I respond to a couple of voicemails received from Old Man Grognard and Colin from the Spikepit about our recent D&D Market Dominance episode. - Radio Grognard: https://anchor.fm/radio-grognard - The Spikepit: https://anchor.fm/spikepit —-…
Playing LOTFP
Jul 30, 2018 • 5 min
In this episode of the podcast I talk about a recent game of LOTFP that I played in, ran by Ian Christiansen. Free, no-artwork version of LOTFP available here: http://www.drivethrurpg.com/product/115059/LotFP-Rules—Magic-Free-Version Christopher Harewell…
D&D Market Dominance
Jul 29, 2018 • 26 min
Lloyd Gyan, Johannes Paavola and myself talk about the upsides and downsides of D&D’s market dominance, and I use the word “like” far too many times (I blame tiredness). —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/the-red-dice-diaries/message
The Simple Life
Jul 28, 2018 • 10 min
In episode 9 of the podcast I talk about why simple games appeal to me and also Untold Adventures by James Spahn: http://www.drivethrurpg.com/product/243331/Untold-Adventures-Swords—Wizardry —- Send in a voice message:…
RIP Undying Lands
Jul 27, 2018 • 6 min
In this episode I talk about my recent experiment with casual sandbox gaming, what worked and what didn’t. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/the-red-dice-diaries/message
Tremulus
Jul 26, 2018 • 7 min
In this episode I talk a little bit about Tremulus, a PBTA Mythos game that I very much enjoy, and a recent game that I played in. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/the-red-dice-diaries/message
Make a Character Focused on the Bits of a Game You Enjoy
Jul 25, 2018 • 7 min
In this episode of the Podcast I talk about how you can enhance your appreciation of a game by focusing your character on the bits of the game that you enjoy. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/the-red-dice-diaries/message
Con +1 is coming
Jul 24, 2018 • 2 min
In this extra episode I talk a little about Con +1, an online convention where you can enjoy playing games and help raise money for a very worthy cause. Convention website: https://conplus.live —- Send in a voice message:…
Just Get to the Damn Game
Jul 24, 2018 • 6 min
In the latest episode of our Podcast I talk about the trend for unnecessary prologue pages in some RPGs. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/the-red-dice-diaries/message
Find Your Fun
Jul 23, 2018 • 7 min
In this episode I talk a little bit about a couple of games I’m playing in at the moment and how ‘finding my fun’ helped me enjoy different game systems. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/the-red-dice-diaries/message
That Elusive Page Turning Quality
Jul 21, 2018 • 5 min
It’s a warm Saturday in Merry Old England and I’m rambling about what grabs hold of me in an RPG. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/the-red-dice-diaries/message
Hannah Talks about the Midderlands
Jul 20, 2018 • 2 min
In our second episode, Hannah has been reading through my Midderlands books and takes a few minutes to talk about what she likes in them. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/the-red-dice-diaries/message
Making a DFAE Character
Jul 19, 2018 • 15 min
In the first episode of the podcast I’m creating a Dresden Files Accelerated character for a game my friend is running. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/the-red-dice-diaries/message