As part of a character concept, we pose different questions you can ask yourself when creating your player character. Inspired by feedback on our player series from Jim Fitzpatrick.


Want to run games under our Banner at Gamehole? Submissions are open! So let us know what you’d like to run

Brett in Origins this week!

Thank you to Ken Newquist for listing us in Knights of the Dinner Table #244! And thanks to Roger Brasslett for letting us know.

Thanks to Ray Otus for copy of Plundergrounds. Check out his patron.

Random Encounter

Regarding Kids at Cons from last episode Karlen mentions Magical Land of YeldMatt Bohnhoff mentions starting more rpg clubs for youths.

Email from Walt asks a few questions about running baddies better.

Tony Baker throws out a suggestion.

Chris Johnson comments on our website, from Learning a New Game topic.

Die Roll


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The 'S' of Gaming and BS podcast. Besides producing and hosting the show, Sean enjoys long walks on the beach, running rpg's, and killing player...characters.