Sword Breaker

Sword Breaker

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Sword Breaker is a podcast about the Dungeon World role playing game and playing in fantasy settings by the creators of the Sword Breaker zine. Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/sword-breaker/support


25 - Kaiju
Jul 9 • 16 min
How do you drop some of that delicious Toho magic into your games? —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/sword-breaker/support
24 - Airships
Jun 7 • 11 min
They’re one of the favorite ways to cross those big fantasy maps! —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/sword-breaker/support
23 - Bards
May 15 • 9 min
Check out Ray Otus’ Plundergrounds! We are both responding to a prompt from Jim Jones about Bards! —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/sword-breaker/support
22 - Wizards
May 8 • 15 min
What can we borrow from the greats to make our own game wizards more interesting? Call ins from Joe Richter and Jim Yoder! Go to Jellysaw to see the 10 fantasy novels Ray Otus picked as foundational works of fantasy! —- Support this podcast:…
21 - Adventuring Parties
May 5 • 11 min
Lots of great call-ins! Ray Otus, Benjamin Hinnum, RFED, and Joe Richter. —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/sword-breaker/support
20 - My 3 Top Monsters
Apr 26 • 7 min
3 of my favorite monsters and 8 variations on goblins! —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/sword-breaker/support
19 - Halflings
Apr 25 • 13 min
And now for the little people! Fun new Sword Breaker Theme mix from Lu Quade who has an Anchor podcast of his own called Songs from the Surface of the Earth —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/sword-breaker/support
18 - Barbarians
Apr 11 • 7 min
Conan! Thundarr! Fafhrd! Khal Drogo! Let’s talk about BARBARIANS! YAAAAAAAHEEE! Call-in from Froth Sof of the Thought Eater blog and podcast! Bumper by Ray Otus! Find him on the Plundergrounds podcast and zine and the Jellysaw website! —- Support this…
17 - Something Borrowed…
Apr 10 • 12 min
I was challenged by Ray Otus and I did not back down! —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/sword-breaker/support
16 - Roads
Apr 3 • 18 min
Interview with Wayne Peacock of MOTiVE zine and Podcast! —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/sword-breaker/support
15 - Curses
Mar 29 • 11 min
Chatter about curses and their role in games versus fiction. Call in from Stephen Karnes of Rocks and Roots! —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/sword-breaker/support
14 - Holy Relics
Mar 19 • 22 min
A short exploration of Holy Relics and a lot of fun content from listeners! Ray Otus just dropped his 50th episode of Plundergrounds! Aaron Clark’s Keep It Simple - Daily Reading Frothsof’s Thought Eater Podcast Yochai Gal’s One Shot World —- Support this…
13 - Government
Mar 13 • 8 min
A short one on offering something other than the usual kings and queens. Mentioned: Follow Me and Die Random Screed No Save for You Plundergrounds Thought Eater —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/sword-breaker/support
12 - Rangers
Mar 1 • 8 min
This is a short episode about the Ranger Class. I had some great input from: Ray Otus: Colin Green: Rob C.: —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/sword-breaker/support
11 - World Building
Feb 21 • 41 min
Yochai Gal requested an episode about world building. Here it is! Interviews with: Yochai Gal Brian Holland Greg Soper Tam Ray Otus —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/sword-breaker/support
10 - Dwarves
Feb 13 • 21 min
This time I discuss the mighty Dwarf! How are they the same and different from their folkloric origins? Ray Otus offers up some super cool ideas from his Plundergrounds zine: https://www.patreon.com/rayotus/posts Another great resource for a strange new…
9 - Equipment
Feb 10 • 8 min
Equipment as world building —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/sword-breaker/support
8 - Clerics
Feb 7 • 25 min
Inspired by Brian Holland of Session Zero and Cody M. of the No Save For You podcast, I’ll share my thoughts on clerics. I’m a big fan of the class and feel there are serious missed opportunities that we can tackle together! —- Support this podcast:…
7 - Spell Books
Jan 31 • 15 min
Let’s talk about spell books! What are we missing? How can we make them more exciting? Great ideas from Steven Karnes - https://www.drivethrurpg.com/browse/pub/9300/Rocks-and-Roots?term=rocks+and+roots —- Support this podcast:…
6 - Elves
Jan 15 • 16 min
A chat about what elves are and what they’ve become in role playing games. Great suggestions from Colin Green, Ray Otus, Brian Holland, Rob C and Yochai Gal. —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/sword-breaker/support
5 - Castles
Jan 4 • 12 min
A discussion about making castles memorable. Messages from Brian Holland (Creator of the Session Zero zine), Colin Green (Spikepit podcast), and Jason Hobbs (Hobbs & Friends, Random Screed, and Hextalk) —- Support this podcast:…
4 - Mass Combat
Nov 9, 2018 • 11 min
In this episode I introduce Brian Holland’s newest Session Zero zine Halo, Fang and Horn and offer up some ideas for adding spice to your battlefields. Ray Otus treats us to some Plundergrounds zine goodness and I get the call from Colin Green that means…
3 - Never-Never-Wonderland
Oct 30, 2018 • 31 min
In this episode Jesse Ross and I talk about playing with young players and bringing very fantastical settings to life! Check out Yochai Gal’s One Shot World https://www.drivethrurpg.com/m/product/242339 And Tam’s Blog https://exposit.github.io/katarpgs/…
2 - Borrowing Ideas
Oct 24, 2018 • 25 min
In this episode I talk with Ray Otus about borrowing ideas from other sources. You’ll also get 8 variations on hirelings and an assortment of goodies in the Market Square! —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/sword-breaker/support
1 - Zombies
Oct 13, 2018 • 13 min
This is the very first episode of Sword Breaker! It’s October and in honor of Halloween, I talk about zombies. —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/sword-breaker/support