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The Appendix N Podcast - Episode 40 - “The Dweller in Darkness” and “The House on Curwen Street” by August Derleth

August Derleth expands the Cthulhu Mythos and shows us the darkness can be held at bay with just a little bit of bathtub gin in your belly. What hidden secrets lie behind the dark glasses of Laban Shrewsberry?
 
 
August William Derleth
born February 24, 1909 in Sauk City, WI; died July 4, 1971
 
The House on Curwen Street (aka The Trail of Cthulhu) - Weird Tales, March 1944
 
The Dweller in Darkness - Weird Tales, November 1944
 
My guests:
Louis Brenton
twitter - @revlouisbrenton
website - louisbrenton.com
 
Mike Grasso
twitter - @museummichael
 
Co-hosts:
Jeffrey Wikstrom
website - jeffwik.com
twitter - @jeff_wik
 
Geoffrey Winn
twitter - @geoffreydwinn
 
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All About Bards! (Tome 277)

In this episode, Jeff and Tracy sit down with Topher Kohan to discuss BARDS! What is so great about this class? WHo should play a bard? What are the best bard abilities? Who should avoid this class? What does the DM need to know about the class? And more...

 

Links:

Topher on Twitter

Tracy on Twitter

Jeff on Twitter

Thetomeshow.com

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www.nobleknight.com

 

 

Dungeons & Dragons Classics

 
 
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Behind the DM Screen (January 2017)

We are almost caught up to the current month here in BtDMS-land! Mike, Sam, and Jeff are at it again - discussing their games from January 2017.

 

Links:

Mike on Twitter

Sam on Twitter

Jeff on Twitter

Thetomeshow.com

Patreon.com/thetomeshow

www.nobleknight.com

 

 

Dungeons & Dragons Classics

 
 
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Behind the DM Screen (November 2016)

The BtDMS-Extravaganza continues! In this episode, Sam, Jeff, and Mike talk about their campaigns from November 2016!

 

Thanks to Open Gaming for sponsoring us this month! OpenGamingStore.com

 

Links:

Mike on Twitter

Sam on Twitter

Jeff on Twitter

Thetomeshow.com

Patreon.com/thetomeshow

www.nobleknight.com

 

 

Dungeons & Dragons Classics

 
 
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Behind the DM Screen (October 2016)

The BtDMS catch-up continues! Sam was unavailable this episdoe, so Jeff and Mike were joined by David Gibson! In this episode the guys talk about their games from October 2016!

 

Links:

David on Twitter

Mike on Twitter

Sam on Twitter

Jeff on Twitter

Thetomeshow.com

Patreon.com/thetomeshow

www.nobleknight.com

 

 

Dungeons & Dragons Classics

 
 
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Behind the DM Screen (Sept 2016)

Mike, Sam, and Jeff are back in this episode to talk about their games from September 2016!

 

Links:

Mike on Twitter

Sam on Twitter

Jeff on Twitter

Thetomeshow.com

Patreon.com/thetomeshow

www.nobleknight.com

 

 

Dungeons & Dragons Classics

 
 
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Behind the DM Screen (Summer 2016)

Sam is finally making his way through the editing dungeon and has hit the motherload! He has found all of the old Behind the DM Screen episodes that were not previously released! In this episode, Jeff, Sam, and Mike talk about their campaigns from summer 2016!

 

Links:

Mike on Twitter

Sam on Twitter

Jeff on Twitter

Thetomeshow.com

Patreon.com/thetomeshow

www.nobleknight.com

 

 

Dungeons & Dragons Classics

 
 
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Matt Sernett - Gamer to Gamer

Jeff Greiner jump starts the Gamer to Gamer feature of the Tome Show feed by interviewing Forgotten Realms Loremaster, Matt Sernett. Matt discusses how he got into gaming, his work on D&D 5e (and previous versions) and how he became the go-to guy for Realms lore at Wizards of the Coast. Note that this episode was recorded before the previous Gamer to Gamer episode that featured Rodney Thompson.

 

Links:

Matt on Twitter

Jeff on Twitter

Thetomeshow.com

Patreon.com/thetomeshow

www.nobleknight.com

 

 

Dungeons & Dragons Classics

 
 
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Building a Sandbox Campaign (Tome 276)

In this episode, Jeff and Tracy sit down with Wolfgang Baur, Amanda Hamon Kunz, and Steve Winter to discuss the age-old sandbox vs railroad debate in your D&D game! You will hear some great tips and tricks from this all-star group of guests. After the discussion, they tell us all about Kobold Press' latest Kickstarter campaign... Midgard Campaign Setting: Dark Roads & Deep Magic!!!! Act fast, as there is only a week left in the KS campaign and you won't want to miss out on this great product!

 

Kickstarter: Midgard Campaign Setting for 5e

 

Our sponsor for this episode: NobleKnight

Pick of the episode: Prepared! A dozen adventures for 5th edition

Links:

Wolfgang on Twitter

Amanda on Twitter

Steve Winter on Twitter

Kobold Press on Twitter

Kobold Press Website

Jeff on Twitter

Tracy on Twitter

Thetomeshow.com

Patreon.com/thetomeshow

Dungeons & Dragons Classics

 
 
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The Appendix N Podcast - Episode 39 - The Castle of Iron by L. Sprague de Camp and Fletcher Pratt

Harold Shea sets off an another enchanted adventure, this time to the world of the Orlando Furioso. Will he be reunited with his lost love, or will bad poetry be his undoing?
 
 
Lyon Sprague de Camp
November 27, 1907 - November 6, 2000 (age 92)
 
Murray Fletcher Pratt
April 25, 1897 (Buffalo, NY) - June 10, 1956 (age 59)
 
“The Castle of Iron”
Unknown, April 1941
(hardcover) Gnome Press, 1950
(paperback) Pyramid Books, 1962
 
My guest:
Peter Foxhoven
 
Co-hosts:
Jeffrey Wikstrom
website - jeffwik.com
 
Geoffrey Winn
twitter - @geoffreydwinn
 
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