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RPG Designer Rodney Thompson & Dusk City Outlaws! – Radio Show / Podcast Ep. 88

Podcast for the Shane Plays radio show from 2/18/2017: RPG Designer Rodney Thompson & Dusk City Outlaws! Highlights: Geek news; Game designer Rodney Thompson (D&D 5th Edition, Star Wars Saga system, Lords of Waterdeep, Destiny video game) discusses his Dusk ...
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Let’s Play Sword Coast Legends Story Mode #33

This episode: We go bear hunting and then begin storming the castle of our enemies the Gilded Eye. Looks like their leader may be under the influence of... a succubus?! This a let's play of the single player campaign of ...
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D&D Out of the Abyss Notes #46

This episode: Basilisk battle in Entemoch's Boon. Adjusting encounters for party capability. More notes on Leomund's Tiny Hut. Balancing DM rulings against having fun. Unfortunately there are some players you just can't trust. This is an ongoing series of Shane's ...
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2016 CRPG Game of the Year! – Radio Show / Podcast Ep. 87

Podcast for the Shane Plays radio show from 2/11/2017: 2016 CRPG Game of the Year! Highlights: Richard Hatch tribute; Felipe Pepe (The CRPG Book Project) and Matt Barton (Dungeons & Desktops, Matt Chat) discuss the RPG Codex Game of the ...
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Sword Coast Legends

Let’s Play Sword Coast Legends Story Mode #32

This episode: We manage to take down the Ashen Priest and get everyone leveled up after completing Hommet's companion quest. Next Up: The super triple secret Gilded Eye HQ! This a let's play of the single player campaign of Sword ...
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February 11, 2017 Show Notes

Show notes and links for the Shane Plays radio show on 2/11/2017 Highlights: Felipe Pepe (The CRPG Book Project) and Matt Barton (Dungeons & Desktops, Matt Chat) discuss the RPG Codex Game of the Year voting results and related carnage ...
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Sword Coast Legends

Let’s Play Sword Coast Legends Story Mode #31

This episode: We get more info on our dreaded enemies the Gilded Eye (including the location of their super secret HQ), get ambushed, finish a bugged quest and get our ashes handed to us by the Ashen Priest. This a ...
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Richard Hatch Interview – Shane Plays Podcast Extra

Podcast Extra: Richard Hatch Interview RIP Apollo Highlights: Radio interview with Richard Hatch (Apollo, original Battlestar Galactica) recorded September 24, 2016 at Spa-Con in Hot Springs, AR. Mr. Hatch passed away from pancreatic cancer on February 7, 2017. This interview ...
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RPG Designer Ross Watson! – Radio Show / Podcast Ep. 86

Podcast for the Shane Plays radio show from 2/4/2017: RPG Designer Ross Watson! Highlights: Geek news; RPG designer Ross Watson (Savage RIFTS, Warhammer 40K, Star Wars: Edge of the Empire). Shane Plays airs on Saturdays at 1:05 PM Central on ...
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D&D Out of the Abyss Notes #45

This episode: Leomund's Tiny Hut spell discussion. Whatever happened to Rasharoo? Travels and random encounters in the Underdark (it's been a while). Behold... the ROCKtopus! Entemoch's Boon is REALLY HARD to find. Like, silly hard. No, really, it's hard. This ...
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Attack of the D&D / RPG Memes VI!

Great googly mooglies, it's Attack of the D&D / RPG Memes time again! Yes, that wonderful periodic series of posts that is sure to tickle your RPG gamer funny bone and hopefully make you groan once or twice as well ...
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Star Trek Axanar Legal Update! – Radio Show / Podcast Ep. 85

Podcast for the Shane Plays radio show from 1/28/2017: Star Trek Axanar Legal Update! Highlights: Geek news; Jonathan Lane of Fan Film Factor joins to talk about the Axanar settlement and the future of Axanar. Shane Plays airs on Saturdays ...
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D&D Out of the Abyss Notes #44

This episode: The Blingdenstone Council is fraught with tension. JimJar returns and makes a big gamble. Toy earth elementals just don't last these days. Can you choose to fail a saving throw? The final fate of Ogremoch's Bane. Up next: ...
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Let’s Play Serpent in the Staglands #40

This episode: Ice spiders and more ice spiders in Ista Cale Camp. Translating runes doesn't always solve the puzzle. We meet a group of Bloodless hunters and they ask for our help. Join Shane as he plays through a hardcore ...
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D&D Out of the Abyss Notes #43

This episode: Saying yes to players, the Rule of Cool, game balance and the willing suspension of disbelief. Nonlethal damage in 5E. Is that a pommel on your sword or are you just happy to see me? Blingdenstone has much ...
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Attack of the Geek Memes!

I've been posting a semi-regular series called Attack of the D&D / RPG Memes (find 'em here) and it has proven very popular so I thought I would expand the concept with an Attack of the Geek Memes post. I ...
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The Top 5 Geek Movies of 2017! – Radio Show / Podcast Ep. 84

Podcast for the Shane Plays radio show from 1/14/2017: Top 5 Geek Movies of 2017! Highlights: Geek news; Shane and radio veteran Dave Elswick count down their top 5 anticipated geek movies of 2017. Shane Plays airs on Saturdays at ...
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Indy Dev PixelMetal & Sombrero! – Radio Show / Podcast Ep. 83

Podcast for the Shane Plays radio show from 1/7/2017: Indy Dev PixelMetal & Sombrero! Highlights: Geek news; Indy video game developer Nick Robalik of PixelMetal talks Sombrero, the Spaghetti Western party game. Shane Plays airs on Saturdays at 1:05 PM ...
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D&D Out of the Abyss Notes #42

This episode: Ghostbusting in Blingdenstone at the behest of another ghost. Can you do nonlethal damage to a lycanthrope? The art of messing with NPCs heads. The psychology of icebergs. This is an ongoing series of Shane's notes, thoughts and ...
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Let’s Play Sword Coast Legends Story Mode #30

This episode: We tangle with priests of Demogorgon and recover the infernal relics while the Mysterious Stranger decides to remain mysterious. Oh yeah we find a room in the Luskan sewers we missed previously. This a let's play of the ...
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