Category Archives: Fantasy

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D&D Stranger Things Starter Set: Unboxing & First Thoughts

Let's take a look at the D&D Stranger Things Starter Set. Interest in D&D, Stranger Things, and all things retro is running high. Is this combined D&D / Stranger Things introductory tabletop RPG starter set a non-starter at the gate, or is it amazing enough to turn your gaming entertainment upside down? Watch ...

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D&D Falling Star Ship Photos

D&D's The Falling Star ship mini (officially known as D&D Icons of The Realms: The Falling Star Sailing Ship), is truly a table top RPG wonder to behold. I'm not usually one for props at the gaming table beyond maps and figure minis, but when one of my players bought this from our FLGS ...

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The Fantasy Makers: Tolkien, Lewis & MacDonald! – Radio Show / Podcast Ep. 172

The The Fantasy Makers Tolkien Lewis MacDonald shane plays podcast title 1-12-2019Podcast version of the Shane Plays Geek Talk radio show from 1/12/2019:
The Fantasy Makers: Tolkien, Lewis & MacDonald!

Highlights: Andrew Wall (Writer/Director/Producer) and Derek “The Geek Preacher” White of The Fantasy Makers feature documentary discuss the profound impact J.R.R. ...

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Secrets of Blackmoor: The True History of Dungeons & Dragons – Shane Plays Podcast Extra

Secrets of Blackmoor the True History of Dungeons & Dragons with Griff 12-19-2018 title image

Shane Plays Podcast Extra:
Secrets of Blackmoor: The True History of Dungeons & Dragons

Accidental gaming historian M. Griffith ("Griff") discusses the Secrets of Blackmoor documentary, a five year project involving 10 cities, 200 hours of ...

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Dungeons & Dragons Art & Arcana: A Visual History – “Unboxing” and First Reactions!

What are Shane's first thoughts and reactions to an advance copy of Dungeons & Dragons Art & Arcana: A Visual History? Hint: he may squee (okay, he actually squees at one point and he's a big manly man not known for his squeeing). Make sure to watch the parts with ...