Archive for the ‘TABLETOP GAMING’ Category

Ep 132 -James Solo

Enjoy the sub-par audio of a special solo James podcast, reflecting on the previous weekend that was ToddCon 2015. Could he eat any more food? Can they play more than 3 games in 24 hours? Who is Jort the Engineer? Learn the answers to these mysteries and more in a thankfully short podcast this week! […]

Ep 131 – Convention Memories

Unable to attend the GenCon gaming convention this year, the Nerd Tangent crew gathers together and shares fond memories of conventions past. EAR OPTIONS: Listen direct from the Nerd Tangent website on your computer HERE. Download the podcast from iTunes (don’t forget to give us a 5-star review if you’ve had your mind bowled!) HERE. […]

Ep 116 – Board Games & Old Claims

What do you do when you’re a player short for your favorite board game? You make a podcast! Todd and James talk about what games we’ve been playing recently, which ones we’d like to play, and what draws us to certain kinds of games. We also go on a long tangent about kicking kids off […]

Ep 87 – Top Shelf!

James and Todd journey across the podcast studio to explore the strange and fascinating world of the bookshelf. Sure to become an ongoing series, listen as the Nerds work their way across… the Top Shelf EAR OPTIONS: Listen direct from the Nerd Tangent website on your computer HERE. Download the podcast from iTunes (don’t forget […]

Ep 83 – Dungeons & Dragons

With the Starter Set for the latest edition of Dungeons & Dragons launching this week, Todd and James share their history with the game. EAR OPTIONS: Listen direct from the Nerd Tangent website on your computer HERE. Download the podcast from iTunes (don’t forget to give us a 5-star review, 5th-level rangers!) HERE. Or use […]

Ep 24 – Boardgames

Our friend Rob the bar-gamer joins us to talk about Boardgames. We have definite opinions on Monopoly!   Podcast Powered By Podbean

Ep 20 – D&D&D Dungeons, Dragons and Drinks

Episode 20 – after recording the last episode, we continued to catch up with our friend Scott Holden over drinks.  And conversation turned to D&D… and we recorded it.  Hear Todd take control and guide us through conversation.  Hear John share his ninja story.  Hear James become aggressively antagonistic and unable to control his smartass […]

Ep 19 – Scott Holden Interview

Episode 19 – Our friend Scott Holden has travelled up to Canada to share some beers and tell some stories.  Listen as Scott talks about his foray into tabletop rpg writing and publishing, his time with EVE Online and his new role as Publisher Relations Manager at DrivethruRPG. Podcast Powered By Podbean   Click Here […]

Ep 15 – Rich Thomas Interview Part 2

Last week we talked about the humble origins of Rich Thomas, Game Industry Superstar.  In part 2 of our interview, Rich tells us tales of White Wolf’s merger with CCP and his foray into the true World of Darkness – MMOs!  After toiling for years in that thankless world, Rich gets back to basics by following, and forming, […]

Ep 14 – Rich Thomas interview, Part 1

Hey tabletop roleplaying fans – this week, we’ve got Part 1 of our interview with Rich Thomas.  Are you a kid in the dark clothes and eye makeup – maybe you’ve seen his name in your Vampire: The Masquerade books.  Are you wearing your steampunk goggles and pith helmet – perhaps you’re familar with Adventure and […]