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D&D White Plume Mountain Notes #17

This episode: THE EPIC CONCLUSION! An unexpected final encounter challenges the party and proves deadly at "High Noon". How to make an archmage lose their crap. Players quibbling over loot. Shane reveals his lore for the dungeon. The guild comes ...
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What if D&D Had Never Been Published! – Radio Show / Podcast Ep. 112

Podcast for the Shane Plays radio show from 8/12/2017: What if D&D Had Never Been Published! Highlights: D&D and RPG authors and historians Michael Witwer and Jon Peterson ponder what the hobby and pop culture would look like today if ...
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Attack of the Geek Memes IV!

Oooooooooh yeaaahhhh, more geek memes so fascinatingly terrible you'll want to share them with your friends after your doctor says you're ready for discharge! Make sure to check out all the other posts in the Shane Plays memes series. That's ...
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Sword Coast Legends

Let’s Play Sword Coast Legends Story Mode #45

This episode: We fight a bunch of spiders in the Evermoors, find Rhylfang's Lair but can't get in, and stumble across a broken down "hamlet" in the middle of nowhere. Lady Andra seems a mite suspicious. This a let's play ...
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Let’s Play Torment: Tides of Numenera #20

This episode: We enjoy some nice combat courtesy a drone with delusions of grandeur in the Anechoic Lazaret, put in a good word for Qorro, enjoy some nice banter between Rhin and Callistege and get reminded that the the Cult ...
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Geek News Tsunami! – Radio Show / Podcast Ep. 111

Podcast for the Shane Plays radio show from 8/5/2017: Geek News Tsunami! Highlights: It's an all geek news episode with friend of the show Neale Carter. Shane Plays airs on Saturdays at 1:05 PM Central on 96.5 FM The Answer ...
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D&D White Plume Mountain Notes #16

This episode: The party might just end up as hard boiled heroes after a giant crab, a force field, and a boiling lake are finished with them. Does Keraptis return from the mists of legend? The "Indoctrination Center". The lowdown ...
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Let’s Play Torment: Tides of Numenera #19

This episode: We have a nice bit of combat and make headway on a couple of quests. The Ghostly Woman's story begins to unfold, and we finally help the sculptor finish his piece by finding the information he desperately needed ...
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Monte Cook & Invisible Sun RPG! – Radio Show / Podcast Ep. 110

Podcast for the Shane Plays radio show from 7/29/2017: Monte Cook & Invisible Sun RPG! Highlights: Veteran RPG designer Monte Cook talks about his innovative new deluxe RPG, Invisible Sun! Shane Plays airs on Saturdays at 1:05 PM Central on ...
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D&D White Plume Mountain Notes #15

This episode: The spinning cylinder and its related dynamics, unexpected flaming arrows, spellcasting werewolves, booby-trapped spell books and illusionary rooms. It's just another day in White Plume Mountain. Plus: Lightning bolts used to bounce back! What about rolling initiative every ...
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Intro to D&D Greyhawk Initiative

What is the exciting new D&D Greyhawk Initiative system from D&D lead Mike Mearls? Shane fills you in on the details and also offers his thoughts after playtesting! Special shout out to DM Wes Taylor ...
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The Twilight Zone! – Radio Show / Podcast Ep. 109

Podcast for the Shane Plays radio show from 7/22/2017: The Twilight Zone! Highlights: Author Gene DeRosa joins to talk about the classic sci-fi thriller anthology TV show The Twilight Zone! Shane Plays airs on Saturdays at 1:05 PM Central on ...
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D&D White Plume Mountain Notes #14

This episode: Drains, kelpies and censorship hair. A troubling interlude that bodes ill for the future. "That player" who always wants to push the established boundaries. Do allies not count as cover in combat? Are wishes just opportunities to troll ...
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Shroud of the Avatar! – Radio Show / Podcast Ep. 108

Podcast for the Shane Plays radio show from 7/15/2017: Shroud of the Avatar! Highlights: Portalarium's Starr Long and Mathew Anderson join to talk about Richard "Lord British" Garriott's fantasy MMO Shroud of the Avatar! Shane Plays airs on Saturdays at ...
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D&D White Plume Mountain Notes #13

This episode: The Glass Globes room and the loyalty and intelligence test of the "ring scenario". Random encounters in the dungeon. House rule for ranged attacks and cover. Turning undead. Shane asks for help with Red Wizards of Thay. What's ...
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Sword Coast Legends

Let’s Play Sword Coast Legends Story Mode #44

This episode: The Evermoors continue as we fight even more bog worgs, trolls, ogres and oni mages. We also explore a cave, stick a skull in a hole, fight some cultists, and then meet some cowardly drow. Where the heck ...
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Let’s Play Torment: Tides of Numenera #18

This episode: We find and recruit Rhin the darling little waif, wrap up some secondary quests around Sagus Cliffs, get things to the point where we can take the airship to the next part of the main quest when we're ...
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Chris Avellone & Pathfinder Kingmaker! – Radio Show / Podcast Ep. 107

Podcast for the Shane Plays radio show from 7/8/2017: Chris Avellone & Pathfinder Kingmaker! Highlights: Veteran game designer Chris Avellone talks the upcoming Pathfinder Kingmaker game from Owlcat Games! Shane Plays airs on Saturdays at 1:05 PM Central on 96.5 ...
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D&D White Plume Mountain Notes #12

This episode: Interview with the Vampire, Round II. Whelm's stats and lore. Reckless Blackrazor plans. How many times can a rogue sneak attack in one round? AC and hit points for objects. Death saving throws. Players, keep your character sheets ...
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D&D White Plume Mountain Notes #11

This episode: Relief characters arrive and a rival adventuring party appears as the party regroups and attempts White Plume Mountain again. Unprepared players. A creepy message. The Glass Globes room. Flying Snake Follies. Copying from spell scrolls. Crafting holy water ...
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