• XP Awards | Season 02 Episode 07

    Paul and Dan discuss the merits of different XP award systems: How to weight monsters, treasures, and magic. Points vs. milestones. Linear vs. geometric progressions. And lots more.

  • Emma Lambert and Attending Conventions | Season 02 Episode 06

    Dan and Paul are joined by Web DM Communications Director Emma Lambert, and they discuss the ins and outs of attending gaming conventions. Editor’s Note: We had some audio issues during the first half of this video. I processed the…

  • Food | Season 02 Episode 05

    Dan and Paul make cookies! And talk about food at the gaming table while playing roleplaying games, as a prop in roleplaying games, and in the fiction and mechanics of roleplaying games.

  • Ten Dead Rats | Season 01 Episode 03

    The crew makes it to Carroburg, delivers their charge, and plots their course to Altdorf. Note – This episode experienced some unusual audio problems. I’ve done my best to clip out the worst of it from the beginning for the…

  • Ten Dead Rats | Season 01 Episode 02

    Trebbiano becomes sick and is confined to his bunk. The rest of the crew does their best to deal with the creature lurking in the hold of the Belle, and things don’t go quite as planned.

  • Ten Dead Rats | Season 01 Episode 01

    The characters meet in Marienburg. A surgery becomes more of a shanking. The going price of a bagful of dwarf is debated. The party discovers there is something unusual about the package they are asked to deliver.