061 Dark and Gritty in Role-playing Games

Dark and gritty in role-playing games. A dark and gritty game is probably one you won’t GM to children due to moral quandaries, adult themes, or violence and mature situations. We wanted to compare it to heroic games, but not sure that came across.

Gamehole is Over – Ideas for next year already? Need more G&BS run events!

Thank you to everyone who came out and said hi and hung out with us – maybe we need to do a poll on G+ to get listeners to “sign in” that they went?

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  • Star Trek new TV series, it is on CBS video on-demand.
  • Duracell Star Wars commercial: Battle for Christmas Morning. 5.6M views on Youtube and just dropped on 10/29. 
  • Galactic History, or Galactic Folk Tale? by Max Gladstone. Piece of Star Wars fan fic.
  • DCC 4th Printing Kickstarter – $40 gets you core book and 7 adventures. Can’t beat that!

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GruntingFrog for review on iTunes Really good discussions and fun banter. This is definitely worth your time.”

As well as NoGood “Fantastic podcast for DMs and players alike. The boys delve into the finer points of role playing games with a lite hearted approach that is both approachable and charming. This gamer-community centric podcast is a “must listen” for anyone whose ever rolled to see if you live or die. Cheers fellas, Anthony”

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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.