In this episode Jeff Greiner sits down with Ginny Loveday and Paige Leitman to discuss sexual harassment and the gaming community. Does it still happen? What can you do if you witness harassment at a gaming event, convention, or home game? What can we do to make sure the people in our lives feel safe while gaming? Learn the answers to these questions and more!
In this episode, Tracy, Jeff, and Eric are joined by Jeff Wikstrom to discuss Skullsworn by Brian Staveley.
I this episode Sam, Jeff, and Mike talk about their games from December 2017.
In this episode, Tracy, Jeff, and Eric discuss The Verdant Passage, book 1 of the Prism Pentad series by Troy Denning. Their review is followed by an interview with the author!
In this episode Jeff sits down with the Tome Show's Social Media Guru, Ishmael Alvarez, Total Party Thrill Podcast host I-Hsien, and The Basics of the Game's Jeremiah McCoy to discuss Wizards of the Coast's latest 5e D&D release, Xanathar's Guide to Everything. This group pulls no punches as they talk about the good, the bad, and the ugly found in this guide!
Xanathar's Guide on Amazon (Affiliate Link)
In this episode of the Monstrous Ecologist we tackle one of the oldest and one of the largest monsters in D&D, the Dragon Turtle!
Your Host: Jeremiah McCoy
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Chinese Mythology, A to Z by Jeremy Roberts
Wu Za Zu, Xie Zhaozhe (note: I could only find excerpts of English translations. The full book is hard to acquire.)
Chinese Art, Stephen W. Bushell
Dragon Turtles first appearance:
Dungeons and Dragons Original Edition; Book 2 held the first image and Book 3 had the first description of the monster.
Advanced Dungeons and Dragons Monster Manual
2nd Edition Monster Manual
3rd Edition Monster Manual
3.5 Monster Manual
(note: there are no 4th edition Dragon Turtle official write ups)
5th Edition Monster Manual
In this episode Jeff and Tracy sit down with guests Ishmael Alvarez, Mike Shea, and Sam Dillon to discuss map use in your D&D games. The use of maps and minis necessarily differs from so-called theater of the mind play, and this group discusses the ins and outs of both methods. Lots of great tips and advice come out the discussion no matter which style you prefer.
I this episode Jeff, Mike, and Sam talk about their games from November 2017. Included in their campaign talk is a quick discussion on how to traverse a maze-like enviornment or a long journey without resorting to throwing a meaningless random encounter at the party every time the PCs get lost.
In this Episode, Jeff sits down with Matt Mercer, DM of the very popular Critical Role Podcast and creator of the Tal'Dorei Campaign Setting (listen to our review of the book in Tome episode 289). Matt talks D&D - how did he get started with RPG gaming, answers whether he enjoys playing or DMing more, and talks about the carzy ride of being on a popular D&D video-cast!
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Thanks to Amy Vorpahl for our opening bumper music!