Gaming and BS

A system-agnostic tabletop role-playing game podcast hosted by Brett and Sean

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Our Episodes

BBS006 Gamehole Con 2015 Day 1 Recap

Gamehole Con 2015 recap of day 1 of the tabletop gaming convention located in Madison, Wisconsin. Brett and I talk about Gamehole Con 3 starting with Thursday and Friday, who we met, what we did and how things are going.

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060 Surprise Bait and Switch in Roleplaying Games

Presenting the unexpected in roleplaying games doesn’t come to your players without an element of surprise. Sean has mentioned wanting to start a game and not tell folks what it’s about so let’s discuss how to introduce a change-up or a surprise to your game (and if it’s a good idea at all).

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059 Fear and Horror in Roleplaying Games

Fear and horror in roleplaying games, after all tis the season! In this episode we talk about whether you need to scare your players in order to create fear and horror in your rpg. How does mechanics play a role in creating these emotions? There are some games that facilitate fear and horror better than...

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058 Player Characters Level Up or Bad Ass Beginner

Player characters level up or bad-ass beginner? Angela Murray inspired us to discuss the topic. Do you start out a wimp where your wizard has 1d4+Con Mod hit points to only die from a pin prick or do you have max hit points and want to be an effective bad ass at first level? There is...

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Show Hosts

Meet the two hosts of the show, Brett and Sean.