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  Episode 49 – running a steampunk game
Posted by: featheboot - Yesterday, 10:21 PM - Forum: Fear The Boot - No Replies

Episode 49 – running a steampunk game

* Contacting Fear the Boot. * A reminder on Ziggurat con.  The 60-second promo is located here. * Chad and Dan, revisit their favorite RPGs, this time sticking to store-bought products. * Dragon and Dungeon magazine shutting down.  The future of RPG media. * Building affinity between your players and an NPC. * Running a […]


http://www.feartheboot.com/ftb/index.php/archives/188


  Episode 48 – running a western game
Posted by: featheboot - 08-15-2017, 11:21 PM - Forum: Fear The Boot - No Replies

Episode 48 – running a western game

* Though it will have minimal impact on the show, we’ve changed our recording date from Saturday to Monday.  Release will still be on Wednesdays. * We’re accepting donations to prepare gaming kits that will be sent down to Ziggurat Con, a gaming convention for soldiers in Iraq.  You can donate using the “Make a […]


http://www.feartheboot.com/ftb/index.php/archives/186


  Episode 47 – running a sci-fi game
Posted by: featheboot - 08-08-2017, 01:23 PM - Forum: Fear The Boot - No Replies

Episode 47 – running a sci-fi game

* A discussion of 300.  We promise, there are no spoilers. * Picking a Star Wars fighter. * A conversation about costuming leads into an ode to the Brotherhood of Nod. * DuckTales.  Yes, you read that right. * Running a sci-fi roleplaying game. Hosts: Adam, Chad, Dan, John


http://www.feartheboot.com/ftb/index.php/archives/182


  Episode 46 – genre cliches
Posted by: featheboot - 08-07-2017, 07:06 PM - Forum: Fear The Boot - No Replies

Episode 46 – genre cliches

* Chris Engler is joining a charity bowling contest that will benefit Big Brothers Big Sisters.  If RPG podcast listeners will pledge enough money, several companies (including Highmoon Media and Sword’s Edge) have pledged to give away a ton of RPG-related prizes.  You can find the details on his website or in our forums. * […]


http://www.feartheboot.com/ftb/index.php/archives/180


  Episode 45 – running a horror game
Posted by: featheboot - 08-03-2017, 07:15 AM - Forum: Fear The Boot - No Replies

Episode 45 – running a horror game

* Chad: The Travesty contest reminder. * Gaming groups through local libraries, redux. * The editions of D&D. * Using maps for combat in an RPG. * Running a horror game. Hosts: Adam, Chad, Dan, John, Mike


http://www.feartheboot.com/ftb/index.php/archives/178


  Episode 44 – layout and organization of a roleplaying game
Posted by: featheboot - 07-26-2017, 10:48 AM - Forum: Fear The Boot - No Replies

Episode 44 – layout and organization of a roleplaying game

* The Brownsburg Library D&D group and using your library to promote RPG play. * A big “thank you” to the community for the donations for Skye. * Gamer Traveler podcast. * Chad: The Travesty contest reminder. * SciFi Smackdown podcast. * Fear the Boot’s EQ2 and WoW guilds. * The fandom surrounding modern TV […]


http://www.feartheboot.com/ftb/index.php/archives/176


  Episode 43 – expansions and copyright protection
Posted by: featheboot - 07-23-2017, 09:11 AM - Forum: Fear The Boot - No Replies

Episode 43 – expansions and copyright protection

* Chad and Dawn’s baby * Chad: The Travesty contest.  Enter here! * Whether rolling dice is unfair to unlucky players. * The future of Fear the Boot. * Designing expansions for your roleplaying game. * Copyright protection. * Skies of Glass Q&A Hosts: Adam, Dan, Mike, John


http://www.feartheboot.com/ftb/index.php/archives/173


  Episode 42 – wounds, healing, and death
Posted by: featheboot - 07-22-2017, 10:37 AM - Forum: Fear The Boot - No Replies

Episode 42 – wounds, healing, and death

* Who wants a body massage? * Do Adam and John sound too much alike? * Boardgaming. * Chad calls 911. * BBS games.  The instance of Legend of the Green Dragon I signed up with can be found here. * John’s three criteria for a good movie. * Handling wounds, healing, and death in […]


http://www.feartheboot.com/ftb/index.php/archives/171


  Interview Episode 2 – Mike West
Posted by: featheboot - 07-19-2017, 04:54 PM - Forum: Fear The Boot - No Replies

Interview Episode 2 – Mike West

In the second interview episode, we talk with Mike West from Lionhead Studios. Mike contributed to script development for Fable and is currently the lead script developer for Fable 2. Our conversation focuses on storytelling in video games, but also includes discussion of the relationship between video games and tabletop games, the future of the […]


http://www.feartheboot.com/ftb/index.php/archives/169


  Episode 41 – the combat system
Posted by: featheboot - 07-17-2017, 05:49 PM - Forum: Fear The Boot - Replies (2)

Episode 41 – the combat system

* Hurting yourself while playing video games. * Fear the Boot would like to thank… Accidental Survivors Dragons Landing Inn Harping Monkey Pulp Gamer Fanboy Smackdown Geeklabel * The timing and purpose of resource documents. * Bringing FTB up to date on current games. * The new World of Darkness. * Why people more readily […]


http://www.feartheboot.com/ftb/index.php/archives/161