Of Mooks and Monsters 112 GM Origins

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This week, Tim talks his history of getting into Game Mastering as a kid.

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Of Mooks and Monsters Episode 57 – Joe and Tim Brainstorm

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This week with your awesome regular co-host, Rob Ward, busy acting his face off, Tim has enlisted his twin brother, Joe Niederriter to guest in this session-brainstorming episode.

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

As Joe will tell you in the episode, you can get the cream of the best of the fiction Tim has made lately by buying one of Tim’s newest books, The Mangrove Suite, and Soul Art, today!

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Of Mooks and Monsters Episode 30 – Pro Wrestling Actual Play

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This week on Of Mooks and Monsters Tim sits down in the player seat and Rob runs an RPG to playtest one of his own systems: A professional wrestling RPG.

So join the Canadian Python, Goliath Kong, and the rest of the federation for a royal rumble… and it’s hilarious aftermath.

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Of Mooks and Monsters Episode 29 – Tenlyres Actual Play Special

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We have a big show for you this week, folks.

Tim’s novel, Tenlyres is out for preorder (And paperback) right now, and in honor of that, enjoy this game set in the Tenlyres world. (Amazon)

But that’s not all! This game session features the talents of not only Rob Ward as a player, but also three special guests.

James Silverstein (Author and badass)

Denise Lhamon (Author and Illustrator)

And Dave Robison (@WritersPodcast on twitter, creator of the Roundtable Podcast, as well as many other fabulous things)

Together, we five plunged into this game and for a few hours managed to hold back the tide of war… and had a really good time.

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Of Mooks and Monsters Episode 24 – Actual Play – Risus Hack

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This week on Of Mooks and Monsters, something a little different, Tim runs a brief session of the Risus Hack system for Rob Ward.

Sit back, and enjoy the science fiction.

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Of Mooks & Monsters Episode 23 – Hacking Systems

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In this week’s episode, Of Mooks & Monstes delves into the ways Rob and Tim have customized and kit-bashed different systems for roleplaying games.

We babble, we chatter, and we talk about BRP and Risus Hack

Stay tuned at the end for a bit about the direction we’re thinking of taking the podcast in the near future.

You can email us here: podcast (at) ofmooksandmonsters.com

Find Rob on Twitter. @Stagehat

Or find Tim on Twitter. @TNiederriter

Let us know what you think of the show.

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Of Mooks & Monsters Episode 22 – One Shots

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This week, Rob and Tim explore the world of single-session RPGs.

It’s a wild and wooly subject, and we brainstorm a lot this time around.

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Of Mooks & Monsters Episode 12 – Interview with Terry Mixon

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Hello, everyone!

Rob Ward is offline this week, so we have an interview where Tim talks to an old-school game master.

Terry Mixon is the author of the Empire of Bones Saga, the Humanity Unlimited Saga, and the newly launched Fractured Republic Saga. He is one of the cohosts of the Dead Robots’ Society podcast, a veteran, and also a veteran game master.

By Terry’s books on Amazon.com.

Tim asks all kind of questions to get at the core of what makes a game master tick.

Promo this week is for Necropolis, the new book by James Silverstein (Another veteran game master and friend of the show). Check that book out here.

Sit back, relax if you can, and give us a listen.

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Tim Niederriter’s books are also available. Check out Rem’s Dream today.

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Of Mooks & Monsters Episode 11 – Playing Characters

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This week, Rob and Tim discuss a subject that will frequently embarrass Tim. How does one play all the characters as a GM in an RPG?

Well, Rob is our expert here at Of Mooks & Monsters, so enjoy as he teaches the ‘ahem’ other cohost a thing or two about characters.

Enjoy!

Oh, and now you can reach us at podcast (at) mentalcellarpublications (dot) com

Send us your questions!

Of Mooks & Monsters Episode 7 – Henchmen

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In Episode 7, Rob and Tim expand our discussion of NPC antagonists to henchmen. Lots of Bond references in this one.

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