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Thursday 11 April 2024

Thursday 4 April 2024

D&D's Deepest Inspiration

 The way some games "feel" more like the D&D experience isn't about the superficial influences, but about the much deeper roots. 

#dnd  #ttrpg  #osr 





Wednesday 27 March 2024

Random Character Races

 I show you how simple or complex random generators can help you create new (and weird) character races for your #osr or #dnd #ttrpg






Wednesday 20 March 2024

Daggerheart has an Identity Disorder

 So #daggerheart may be the worst major design of the year, because no one knows what it was for.

#ttrpg #osr #dnd





Thursday 14 March 2024

Review: Gods of the Forbidden North vol1

 I review pulphummock 's "Gods of the Forbidden North vol.1", an epic campaign setting & adventure. It says it can be run as both Sandbox and Adventure Path, and in my review I look at how accurate that claim really is.

#osr #ttrpg #dnd




Sunday 3 March 2024

Woke & Grognard D&D Delusions

 The woke crowd are deluded about D&D, but some hardcore grognards have delusions of their own; and not being able to see reality makes you less useful.

#dnd #ttrpg #osr 






Thursday 29 February 2024

Make an RPG Adventure in Under 10 Minutes

 In my latest video, I show you how to create a complete #dnd / #OSR adventure scenario from scratch, in well under 10 minutes!

#ttrpg





Tuesday 20 February 2024

WotC Attacks Early D&D


 WotC just can't help it; even in their Infomercial for their 50th Anniversary 'memberberries Merch, they have to ATTACK early D&D and its creators.

#dnd #ttrpg #osr #dnd5e #wotc




Sunday 18 February 2024

Wretched Space 2nd Edition

 A review of the 2nd Edition of Wretched Space, part of their Spaghettiverse gaming universe. Check it out (and for more information see my review of the first edition). 

#dnd #ttrpg #osr 






Thursday 15 February 2024

Guess who WotC "Thanked" for D&D?

 You won't be able to guess who the official D&D Youtube channel decided to say "thank you" to for D&D. Though you probably will be able to guess which names they completely erased from the official history...

#dnd #ttrpg #osr #onednd #wotc 


https://youtu.be/rKsMhp8-Cjc




Tuesday 13 February 2024

Hasbro in Freefall? D&D 50th Looking Grim

 Hasbro's new numbers are in, and they are not good. And neither is their timetable for the 50th anniversary of D&D.

#dnd #ttrpg #osr #onednd #wotc 





Tuesday 6 February 2024

WotC is Ending D&D Books

 I was right, WotC is apparently ending its regular printing of dead-tree books. 

#dnd #ttrpg #osr 






Wednesday 31 January 2024

Is WotC SELLING D&D?

 Is WotC SELLING D&D? An article that came out this morning has many people suggesting that, but is it accurate?

#dnd #ttrpg #osr #wotc





Monday 29 January 2024

Everything you need to know about #twatgate

 Here's everything you really need to know about #twatgate :

#dnd #osr #ttrpg

(click link to get straight to 1:12:30 where I start talking about it)



Thursday 25 January 2024

My First Advice to Setting Designers

 People wanted my advice for making good #dnd #osr #ttrpg settings. In my first video on the subject I go into the main thing a lot of would-be setting designers miss out on.






Wednesday 17 January 2024

Combat Was Never The Main Point of D&D

 The most memorable experiences in RPG are never really about combat in and of itself, they're about character investment.

#dnd #ttrpg #osr 


https://youtu.be/CnlrbvcwmBk




Sunday 14 January 2024

Inappropriate Characters Tonight

 Sunday, 8pm Eastern, it's Inappropriate Characters! Join me, 

Venger and Ryan David as we talk about the latest #dnd #ttrpg and #osr news & controversy!






Monday 8 January 2024

WotC Is Literally Teaching Kids to Play D&D Wrong

 WotC is trying to indoctrinate a whole generation of kids to play D&D wrong, by completely changing the text of "rule 0".

#dnd #dnd5e #osr #ttrpg





Friday 5 January 2024

Is the 5e "Golden Age" Coming to an End?

 Is the 5e "Golden Age" (if you can call it that) really ending? And if so, who will be better for it?

#dnd #ttrpg #osr