Author: blix

September 20, 2018

Swords and Wizardry Light provides fast play for new players. However, it also has a lot of nostalgia for the grizzled rpg veterans. The game can be played with only a few minutes of setup. Players simply need pen, paper,…

September 6, 2018

Children of the Fall is a post-cataclysmic game with a Lord of the Flies vibe where the players play children around their teen years. All the adults are mindless, vicious savages trying to eat them and when a child reaches…

August 23, 2018

Lucid Dreams is core RPG system. It uses a d10 pool system geared toward the darker, grittier, aspects of role-playing; handling anything from Stone Age to near-future settings. Popular settings such as the world of H.P. Lovecraft will port easily…

August 9, 2018

Season 2 opens with two new hosts, James “Jay Cee” Carpio and Spence. The crew interviews Jeff Talanian about his game Astonishing Swordsmen and Sorcerers of Hyperborea. It’s an awesome OSR game that hearkens back to Robert E. Howard’s pulp-fiction tales. James…

August 8, 2018

Satine and Chad interview John Wick about the second edition of 7th Sea and John runs them on a full adventure. This is the last show of Season 1 and the last episode with Chad and Satine. Get ready for…

August 4, 2018

Chad and Satine talk with Mike Mason about Call of Cthulhu 7th edition. Both join Mike for a short adventure to show how the game’s mechanics work. This adventure is longer than the usual demo but shorter than a full-on…

August 1, 2018

Thunder is a fantasy roleplaying game of high adventure. Take up the mantel of a Cleric or Paladin, become a mercenary Fighter or Berserker, cross the line with the law and play a Rapscallion, or dabble in the arcane and…

July 15, 2018

It’s Mythic Mortals, the extraordinary new game of super heroes brought to us by David Schirduan.  Tune in as David guides us through a novel new approach to tabletop combat and listen as he pits Satine Phoenix against one very…

July 15, 2018

The Game School crew went to GaryCon! We recorded a live episode with Steve Chenault, one of the men responsible for the creation of Castles and Crusades. Steve talked with Satine about the history of the game, explained some of…

July 15, 2018

Douglas Poirier takes the Game School crew through the epicness of Thunder! A new fantasy based RPG based around classic role-playing but with some new innovations and fresh concepts. Chad and Satine are joined by two guest players for the…