Of Mooks and Monsters Episode 63 – Cypher System One Shot Postmortem

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This week, Rob and I review a game session I ran in-person a few weeks ago for him and a few other friends.

I made some mistakes, to say the least.

Thanks for listening!

Send us your emails at podcast@mentalcellarpublications.com.

Of Mooks and Monsters Episode 61 – Where Mechanics End

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We’ve talked a little about rules on Of Mooks and Monsters from time to time. But what about situations outside of the rules, and events that defy mechanics altogether?

This week, Rob and Tim explore where the mechanics end.

We hope you enjoy our conversation!

Don’t forget you can find all my works at my amazon.com author page.

Thanks for listening.

Of Mooks and Monsters 59 – Writing Your Own Rules

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Hey everyone, Tim here.

This week on Of Mooks and Monsters, Rob and I discuss one of my favorite parts of game mastering: writing new rules.

As usual, we wander. Anecdotes abound.

Thanks for listening.

I still have some free books on Instafreebie in case you have yet to check them out. You can also get my latest book, The Mangrove Suite on Amazon.com. Or, if you’re more into action and fantasy, check out my other recent release, Soul Art.

 

Of Mooks and Monsters Episode 58 – Wargames and RPGs

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Welcome back to Of Mooks and Monsters everybody. It’s me, Tim, and this week on the podcast, Rob and I discuss a mutual passion of ours and how it ties in with roleplaying games. That topic? Wargaming. Give us a listen and if you’re not familiar with this type of game you may even learn something new.

Thanks for listening, and don’t forget to check out Tim’s recent books, Soul Art, and The Mangrove Suite, available in ebook and print.

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Of Mooks and Monsters Episode 55 – Recruiting Players Part 1

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Welcome back to Of Mooks and Monsters everyone! Today, your able cohosts, Rob Ward and Tim Niederriter, discuss how to recruit new players to your game. This is the first of a two-part episode on this subject. Hope you enjoy it!

Check out Tim’s free works on instafreebie.com when you have time.

Or, get the cream of the crop and buy one of Tim’s newest books, The Mangrove Suite, and Soul Art, today!

Thanks for listening.

Of Mooks and Monsters Episode 54 – Atmosphere

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Of Mooks and Monsters returns!

This week, Rob and Tim discuss and pontificate on the nature of atmosphere a game master can bring to RPGs.

It’s a good long conversation, and we hope you enjoy it.

Thanks for listening.

All of Tim’s books are available from the sidebar at mentalcellarpublications.com, and you can also get some free samples of his work over at instafreebie.com.

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Of Mooks and Monsters Episode 53 – Chicken or Egg

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Other than both of them being delicious, there is one main subject regarding chicken and eggs: Which came first.

This metaphor carries through to gaming. When running a game, how do you keep everything happening in the correct order, especially when it comes to action?

Have a listen to Rob and Tim talk and see if we can help illuminate things for you.

Of Mooks and Monsters Episode 51 – Mammalia Debrief

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This week, Tim and Rob talk about the past two sessions of actual play in Rob’s Mammalia setting.

We talk what worked, what didn’t, and where to go with the game design.

We hope you find our example useful for your games.

Thanks for listening!

 

Tim has a new book out, the sequel to Hunter and Seed. Buy Soul Art today.

You can still find Tim’s free stuff at instafreebie.com.

 

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Of Mooks and Monsters Episode 48 – Winging It

 

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This week on Of Mooks and Monsters, Rob and Tim discuss something that most Game Masters do at some point: Run a game without much preparation.

Give it a listen, and let us know what you think by emailing us at podcast@ofmooksandmonsters.com.

Don’t forget, Tim has free books you can check out at instafreebie.

Or you can see what Tim has for sale in fiction at his Amazon author page.

 

 

Of Mooks and Monsters Episode 42 – Immersion and Player Questions

 

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This week, Rob and Tim talk about getting players to ask questions and other ways to immerse them in the world of our games.

It’s a winding road. Hope you enjoy it!

Thanks for listening.