I answer some voicemail messages received over the last week.
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.
In this RPG Review I look at the five books in the B/X Essentials core line: Core Rules Class and Equipment Cleric & Magic-user Spells Monsters Adventures & Treasures The books are written by Gavin Norman of Necrotic Gnome and are available on Drivethru RPG as both PDF and print on demand versions. Title Music […]
We’ve recently been experimenting with live-recording group podcasts on Twitch so that people can watch an “uncut” version as it’s being recorded and get involved via the chat box. These recordings are available on the Red Dice Diaries Twitch Channel. Last night’s recording was about over-production in RPGs, although–as usual–we rambled and got off topic […]
In this episode I ramble about being spoilt for choice when it comes to OSR games and some of the strengths of such books.
In this video I ask people what three things they look for in a RP system.
Since, the overwhelming support seems to be for keeping/adapting our original logo but I don’t want it to be the eye bleedingly bright red it used to be, so I’ve been playing around with the colour settings and this is a possibility. Let us know what you think.
If you’ve been to the blog before this then you’ll have noticed that the design has recently changed, I’m currently giving serious thought to how the blog can be more useful for roleplayers going forward; part of this is getting the blog to load as quickly as possible even on computers with slightly lower specs, […]
In this episode of Matters of Fate we look at three methods of resolving tests with a little more detail than the standard overcome rolls.
Fantastic Dimensions asked whether I could discuss Fate compels in more detail, happy to oblige 🙂