Of Mooks and Monsters 109 – Scenario Design – Locations

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This week, Of Mooks and Monsters, delves into another aspect of designing RPG scenarios. Location, Location, Location!

How do you make places important and vital parts of your game that your players will remember?

As always, thanks for listening.

You can email the show at podcast@mentalcellarpublications.com

You can follow us on Twitter. Rob is @StageHat and Tim is @TNiederriter

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Of Mooks and Monsters 105 Genre Mixing in Games

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This week on Of Mooks and Monsters we talk about the best ways to mix and match different aspects of game genres in the same campaign or one shot. Tim is kind of a specialist on this subject in his fiction, but Rob gets in his shots too.

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Read Tim’s books at amazon.com. Court Mage is a great place to start!

Looking for quality acting skills? Rob Ward’s website is here for your perusal.

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Of Mooks and Monsters 102 – Low Prep Games

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This week on Of Mooks and Monsters we’re talking games on the borderline between RPGs and Improv.

Games like Fiasco, Wild West Town, In A Wicked Age, and others provide players with huge creative and collaborative potential in addition to being a blast.

We talk pros and cons and discuss a few key games we’ve both played.

Also, if you want to check out a twitch stream of Tim playing some of these games check out these games on this channel hosted by Jim Ryan, for lots of great RPG action.

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Of Mooks and Monsters Episode 99 – Players on Defense

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What happens when players aren’t foraging into new territory or crawling through a dungeon full of monsters? One possibility is they could be holding a pass against an army of goblins or some other form of defensive conflict.

Your able hosts, Rob Ward and Tim Niederriter, dive into this topic with examples and discussion of how best to run such scenarios. There are lots of possibilities!

Leave us feedback at podcast@mentalcellarpublications.com

Also, Tim has a new book out! If you’re interested in stories of fantasy and magic check out Spells of the Curtain: Court Mage today!

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Of Mooks and Monsters Episode 98 – Loose GMs

This week’s episode is all about the foibles of winging too much of the games you’re running. Rob and I talk all over this issue and offer a few solutions.

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Don’t forget, I write fiction in addition to podcasting!

You can find my latest work on Amazon.com to read on Kindle.

If you’re a fantasy fan, allow me to recommend my book, Court Mage, available August 1st.