Q&A

Bonus: Q&A with Jack Rosetree and Doug Levandowski

Show Notes:

To tide us over til our next one-shot, here's a bonus episode where our host and GM Fiona interviews Jack Rosetree and Doug Levandowski, the game designers behind ‘In Name Only’, a minimalist role-playing system where your real, actual name determines all your skills, abilities, and powers. This system is really straight forward and easy to run - highly recommended for introducing new players and GMs to the world of RPGs!

Timestamps:

  • Intro: 00:00:10

  • Q&A start: 00:01:31

  • Outro: 00:50:45

Jack and Doug’s work

Credits

The 'What Am I Rolling?' podcast was created, recorded and edited by Fiona Howat.

The WAIR logo was created by Fiona Howat.

Q&A guests were Jack Rosetree and Doug Levandowski.

The additional music in this episode was 'Aimless Amos' by Rondo Brothers.

If you want to find out more about the podcast, check out the 'What Am I Rolling?' podcast website: www.WAIRpodcast.com.

Fancy getting in touch? Email the podcast at whatamIrollingpodcast[@]gmail.com.

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Bonus: Q&A with Zach Cox of SoulMuppet Publishing

Show Notes:

To tide us over til our next one-shot, here's a bonus episode where our host and GM Fiona interviews Zach Cox, head writer of SoulMuppet Publishing.

SoulMuppet Publishing is best known for the fantasy horror RPG, Best Left Buried, a  game that threatens characters' sanities as much as their lives. Within the Crypt, adventurers are beset by strange monsters, bizarre environments and eldritch magics, which will take them on their journey from fresh-faced recruits from to grizzled survivors.

Please note: Since recording this interview back in March, SoulMuppet Publishing has changed some of the language within Best Left Buried based on community feedback and replaced certain terms with more appropriate alternatives. Insanities are now been renamed Afflictions. You can read more about this and other updates on the SoulMuppet Publishing website.

Timestamps:

  • Intro: 00:00:10

  • Q&A start: 00:01:32

  • Outro: 00:50:45

SoulMuppet Publishing’s work

Zach’s RPG recommendations

Credits

The 'What Am I Rolling?' podcast was created, recorded and edited by Fiona Howat.

The WAIR logo was created by Fiona Howat.

Q&A guest was Zach Cox, head writer of SoulMuppet Publishing.

The additional music in this episode was 'Aimless Amos' by Rondo Brothers.

If you want to find out more about the podcast, check out the 'What Am I Rolling?' podcast website: www.WAIRpodcast.com.

Fancy getting in touch? Email the podcast at whatamIrollingpodcast[@]gmail.com.

Follow the podcast on Twitter and Instagram (@WAIR_Podcast) for the latest news on episodes.

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Bonus: Q&A with James Wallis

Show Notes:

To tide us over til our next one-shot, here's a bonus episode where our host and GM Fiona interviews renowned games consultant, designer and writer James Wallis, former head of Hogshead Publishing and director of games consultancy Spaaace. Whilst James has been involved in numerous game design projects over the years, he is probably best known for co-designing ‘Once Upon A Time’, a competitive story-telling card-game and for ‘The Extraordinary Adventures of Baron Munchausen’, a multi-player storytelling RPG great for parties or for introducing new players to the world of role-playing games!

Timestamps:

  • Intro: 00:00:09

  • Q&A start: 00:01:29

  • Outro: 00:44:09

James’ work

S. John’s RPG recommendations

Credits

The 'What Am I Rolling?' podcast was created, recorded and edited by Fiona Howat.

The WAIR logo was created by Fiona Howat.

Q&A guest was James Wallis, former head of Hogshead Publishing and director of games consultancy Spaaace.

The additional music in this episode was 'Aimless Amos' by Rondo Brothers.

If you want to find out more about the podcast, check out the 'What Am I Rolling?' podcast website: www.WAIRpodcast.com.

Fancy getting in touch? Email the podcast at whatamIrollingpodcast[@]gmail.com.

Follow the podcast on Twitter and Instagram (@WAIR_Podcast) for the latest news on episodes.

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Bonus: Q&A with S. John Ross of Cumberland Games & Diversions

Show Notes:

To tide us over til our next one-shot, here's a bonus episode where our host and GM Fiona interviews renowned game designer S. John Ross, of Cumberland Games & Diversions. With an illustrious writing career spanning over 30 years, S. John is probably best known for his work ‘Uresia: Grave of Heaven’, an anime-inspired fantasy world setting and ‘RISUS: The Anything RPG’, a rules-light role-playing game for handy spur-of-the-moment one-shots and rapid character creation.

Timestamps:

  • Intro: 00:00:09

  • Q&A start: 00:01:22

  • Outro: 00:41:59

S. John’s work

S. John’s RPG recommendations

Credits

The 'What Am I Rolling?' podcast was created, recorded and edited by Fiona Howat.

The WAIR logo was created by Fiona Howat.

Q&A guest was S. John Ross of Cumberland Games & Diversions.

The additional music in this episode was 'Aimless Amos' by Rondo Brothers.

If you want to find out more about the podcast, check out the 'What Am I Rolling?' podcast website: www.WAIRpodcast.com.

Fancy getting in touch? Email the podcast at whatamIrollingpodcast[@]gmail.com.

Follow the podcast on Twitter and Instagram (@WAIR_Podcast) for the latest news on episodes.

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Bonus: Q&A (Star Wars, Fiasco and Goblin Quest)

Show Notes:

To tide us over til our next one-shot, here's a bonus episode where our host and GM Fiona answers some questions and has some creative ideas for improving the look of a magical wand in 'Help! My fictional RPG character is having difficulties!' 

Timestamps:

  • Intro: 00:00:08

  • Q&A start: 00:00:38

  • 'Help! My fictional RPG character is having difficulties!' start: 00:04:47

  • Outro: 00:07:22

Credits

The 'What Am I Rolling?' podcast was created, recorded and edited by Fiona Howat.

The WAIR logo was created by Fiona Howat.

The additional music in this episode was 'Aimless Amos' by Rondo Brothers.

'Answering Machine Beep Sound' effect by Mike Koenig, licensed under a Creative Commons 3.0 license.

If you want to find out more about the podcast, check out the 'What Am I Rolling?' podcast website: www.WAIRpodcast.com.

Fancy getting in touch? Email the podcast at whatamIrollingpodcast[@]gmail.com.

Follow the podcast on Twitter and Instagram (@WAIR_Podcast) for the latest news on episodes.

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Bonus: Q&A (Honey Heist and Tomb of Horrors)

Show Notes:

To tide us over til our next one-shot, here's a bonus episode where our host and GM Fiona answers some questions and attempts to solve a right royal crisis in 'Help! My fictional RPG character is having difficulties!' 

Timestamps:

  • Intro: 00:00:10

  • Q&A start: 00:00:34

  • 'Help! My fictional RPG character is having difficulties!' start: 00:06:13

  • Outro: 00:08:37

Credits

The 'What Am I Rolling?' podcast was created, recorded and edited by Fiona Howat.

The WAIR logo was created by Fiona Howat.

The additional music in this episode was 'Aimless Amos' by Rondo Brothers.

If you want to find out more about the podcast, check out the 'What Am I Rolling?' podcast website: www.WAIRpodcast.com.

Fancy getting in touch? Email the podcast at whatamIrollingpodcast[@]gmail.com.

Follow the podcast on Twitter and Instagram (@WAIR_Podcast) for the latest news on episodes.

#AdventurersNeedNotApply