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Discussing table-top and related gaming and the Irish gaming scene so you don't have to.

Discussing table-top and related gaming and the Irish gaming scene so you don't have to.
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Discussing table-top and related gaming and the Irish gaming scene so you don't have to.

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English


Episodes

XP, October 2018: Gaelcon 30 Part 1

10/17/2018
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This week's hosts: Liam, Shiv, Shane, and Ian This week, the party kick off their Gaelcon 30 preview. Show notes: http://theadventuringparty.libsyn.com/wis-august-2018-pathfinder-playtest

Duration:00:26:25

Cha, October 2018: Why are RPGs bad?

10/9/2018
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This week's hosts: Seán, Shane, and Ian This week, the party talk about why rpgs are bad? 00:43 - Why are RPGs so bad? 00:55 - Stealing a run on Eoin's ideas while he's not here. 01:29 - Kick the ball rolling? 02:02 - Gaelcon, it's coming up. http://gaelcon.com/ 03:34 - Shane's plug for The System Mastery Podcast - https://systemmasterypodcast.com/ 03:49 - What is California? We may never know. - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/California 05:27 - Is it bad by design? Or is it bad...

Duration:00:37:50

Dex, October 2018: Azul

10/3/2018
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This week's hosts: Liam, Shane, and Ian This week, the party take a look at Azul. Special Guest Ciara from Decking Awesome Games. http://www.deckingawesomegames.com/ Dice Summoners Kickstarter - https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/870869293/dice-summoners 00:32 - Azul - https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/230802/azul 00:50 - Spiel des Jahres - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spiel_des_Jahres 00:51 - Spiel des Jahres - https://www.spiel-des-jahres.com/en 03:05 - Liam is correct. -...

Duration:00:37:17

Per, September 2018: Dice Summoners Kickstarter

9/25/2018
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This week's hosts: Liam, Ian and Shane This week, Ciara from Decking Awesome Games gives the party a look at their current Kickstarter project, Dice Summoners. Show notes: Decking Awesome Games Dice Summoners Kickstarter Board all laid out

Duration:00:40:13

Int, September 2018: Good Characters Going Bad

9/18/2018
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This week's hosts: Mary, and Shiv, with special guests Shane This week, the party talk about good characters turning bad. 00:33 - Un invitado especial. 00:47 - The eternal struggle. 00:15 - The "Are we the baddies?" question. 01:51 - Organically manifesting evil in session one. 02:31 - Slippery slope. 03:10 - As with everything, communicating with your players solves most problems. 05:30 - Evil by choice, or by thoughtless convenience? 06:40 - Are you compellingly evil? Or just a...

Duration:00:26:08

Cha, September 2018: Boardgames for Newbies

9/12/2018
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This week's hosts: May and Shiv, with special guest Shane This week, the party discuss boardgames to play with new players.

Duration:00:33:35

Wis, September 2019: Old School Revival RPGs

9/4/2018
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This week's hosts: Liam, and Ian, with special guests Shane and KB This week, the party discuss RPGs old and new. 00:30 - Esteemed guests. 00:49 - Absent but unforgettable. 01:11 - Old School Revival 03:40 - Shane makes his feelings about the retro revival movement clear. 04:35 - Stars Without Number - https://rpggeek.com/rpgitem/232644/stars-without-number-revised-edition 05:30 - No reviews here. 05:50 - Old School Traveller meets Old School Dungeons & Dragons. 09:10 - The...

Duration:00:35:28

Wis, August 2018: Sentinels Collectors Box Review

8/28/2018
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This week's hosts: Liam, Ian and special guests Shane and KB This weeks editor: Ian This week, the party review the absolutely gigantic Sentinels of the Multiverse Ultimate Collectors Case 01:30 – Liam does some eyeballing 03:50 – KB starts listing of the different editions of Sentinels 04:09 – I show my abysmally low stat in Sentinels Lore 04:30 – Sentinels 101 07:12 – Liam extolls the virtues of Ali Express 09:52 – We discuss Kickstarter Pedigree 10:42 – We start dissecting...

Duration:00:39:46

Loot, August 2018: Storm King's Thunder

8/21/2018
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This week's hosts: Seán, Shiv and Liam This week Seán give us a run down of the D&D 5th Edition module, Storm King's Thunder. Apologies for being light on show notes:

Duration:00:43:41

Wis, August 2018: Pathfinder Playtest

8/14/2018
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This week's hosts: Seán, Shiv and Liam This week the party give us their first impressions of the newly released Pathfinder 2nd Edition Playtest. http://paizo.com/pathfinderplaytesthttps://oddfishgames.com/oddfish-games/adventure-scents/http://paizo.com/community/forums/pathfinder/playtesthttps://warhorn.net/events/ireland-pfs

Duration:00:45:25

Wis, August 2018: Listener Question - Interesting Monsters

8/7/2018
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This week's hosts: Liam, Oisín and Mary This week the party answer a listener question on what makes for an interesting monster and how to spruce up a dull one https://www.reapermini.com/OnlineStore/77305/latest/77305

Duration:00:31:21

Long Rest, August 2018: Gaming Holiday Recaps

7/31/2018
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This week's hosts: Liam, Óisin, and Mary This week, the party discuss their recent gaming holidays. 00:30 - What we did on our holidays! 00:51 - Take careful note of the date! 01:04 - Eblana. - The Academy of Eblana LARP 01:55 - Eblana enters The Endgame. TM. Only two more chances to play. 03:58 - Every player gets a turn at bat. 06:00 - Liam needs to get away from the game at night. 06:27 - Óisín's and Mary's experiences listening through tent walls. 06:43 - Not Icy Tents, I.C....

Duration:00:38:04

Int, July 2018: Betrayal at Baldurs Gate

7/24/2018
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This week's hosts: Eoin and Liam This weeks editor: Ian This week, the party review the board game Betrayl at Baldur’s Gate 00:33 – Betray at Baldur’s Gate 02:05 – The God of Murder is a rascal 03:14 – A coffin makes it spooky 04:30 – The board game starts in a pub… because you’re adventurers 07:05 – Quote of the episode: “So… I’m not dead… but that really didn’t do me any good!” 08:19 – Red goes to red, except when it doesn’t, but you can. 10:25 – The bag rustles… oh how...

Duration:00:35:55

Per, July 2018: ROBA Kickstarter

7/18/2018
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This week's hosts: Liam and Eoin This week the party take a look at the upcoming kickstarter from Heelturn games, ROBA. Radiant: Offline Battle Arena (ROBA)MOBAshttps://www.facebook.com/RadiantOBA/

Duration:00:40:23

Loot. July 2018: Fake Artists of Splendor

7/10/2018
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This week's hosts: Liam and Seán This week the party bring you two sets of reviews, A Fake Artist Goes to New York and Cities of Splendor. Show notes: A Fake artist goes to New YorkCities of SplendorSplendor review

Duration:00:38:05

Loot, July 2018: Fog of Love

7/3/2018
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This week's hosts: Liam and Seán This week the party discuss the two player romantic boardgame, Fog of Love. Show notes: Fog of LoveMagic maze episode

Duration:00:46:59

Int, June 2018:Player Aids

6/27/2018
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This week Eoin, Liam and special guest KB, talk about player aids, all the little things that make it easier to play a game. 00:40 – KB breaks everything in the world 01:20 – RPG Player Aids 01:45 – KB comes out of the programmer closet 03:00 – Acceptance is proportional to the number of dice 04:40 – Gaming table space is at a premium 06:10 – Liam doesn’t like curtains 08:10 – Glass Beads! 08:40 – Holy Quantum Abaci Batman! 10:10 – What can I do again? 11:00 – Quote of the...

Duration:00:47:05

Loot, June 2018: Civilization A New Dawn

6/20/2018
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This week's hosts: Liam and Eoin Special Guest: KB This week the party discuss the latest boardgame based on the venerable computer game series Civilization. Show notes: Civilization: A New DawnCivilization (FFG)Civilization (Eagle Games)Civilization 6

Duration:00:44:42

Wis, June 2018: When to say no

6/12/2018
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This week's hosts: Mary, Seán and special guest Shiv This weeks editor: Ian This week, the party discuss When a GM should say No to players 01:00 – Seán is already maligning the special guest. 02:33 – GM’ing is like parenting 03:04 – Mary: “Shes going to the Darkside already! That was quick. Ok, podcast over, everybody go home.” 03:42 – Shiv describes when she created a character with the feat of “Appropriate clothing” and so every scene would have a different outfit, appropriate...

Duration:00:36:34

Loot, June 2018: Pit & Colt Express

6/5/2018
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This week's hosts: Seán & Mary Not just special, extra special guest Shiv This week, the party bring you a review of the old mid-western exchange game Pit and the old western train robbing game Colt Express. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pit_(game) https://www.hasbro.com/en-us/product/pit-game:1D062E2B-910C-45DE-BF9F-58DF9E243970https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3dn3p8FjEZohttps://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/158899/colt-express

Duration:00:48:35