March 2015 archive

Mar 16

The Trial of Shadow of the Demon Lord: ep 1 – Bringing the Thunder

  Hello and welcome to The Trials. Our new system play test Actual Play podcasts from The Rpg Academy. These games are from one-shots of us playing a new system and giving it a trial run.  This is the Trial of Shadow of the Demon Lord by Schwalb Entertainment (Robert J. Schwalb) In this first …

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Mar 15

Jason shares how he got started in RPG’s

Recently Caleb ( @TheCalebG) and I were talking with some of our Patrons about how they got started in Role Playing Games and thought it would be fun to have them write a post for us about that. We didn’t ask them to specifically talk about how we [The Rpg Academy] were a part of …

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Mar 11

Show and Tell – Shadow of the Demon Lord; Interview with Robert J. Schwalb

    Hello and Welcome to Faculty Meetings: the general advice and discussion podcast from The RPG Academy.  I am Michael, and this is Faculty Meeting # 73: Shadow of the Demon Lord; Interview with Robert J. Schwalb.  At Winter Fantasy this year I had the chance to do an early play test of a new …

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Mar 09

Rocky played Dead of Winter

Rocky Played Dead of Winter       I live in Ohio and the irony of playing this game last week when our game day was almost cancelled due to a sleet storm has not been lost on me. Despite the abysmal weather I absolutely fell in love with this game. Very few board games have …

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Mar 08

Did you know Michael wants to be a Writer?

This has nothing to do with RPG’s, but I recently came across it on my computer and think it’s pretty good.  If anyone wants to read it and let me know what you think i’d appreciate the feedback. If not, feel free to ignore and we’ll be back to our regularly scheduled RPG content soon. …

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Mar 08

Scott shares how he got started in RPG’s

Recently Caleb (@TheCalebG) and I were talking with some of our Patrons about how they got started in Role Playing Games and thought it would be fun to have them write a post for us about that. We didn’t ask them to specifically talk about how we [The Rpg Academy] were a part of their …

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Mar 05

Faculty Meeting: #72 – The City of Brass

    Hello and Welcome to Faculty Meetings:  the general advice and discussion podcast from The RPG Academy.  I am Michael, and this is Faculty Meeting # 72: The City of Brass.   The City of Brass is a new in-development Campaign Management tool by Embers Design Studios.  Lucas, one of the co-founders is a friend of …

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Mar 02

Movie Day – Episode 4 – In the Name of the King: A Dungeon Siege tale

Hello and welcome to Show & Tell, the movie review podcasts from The Rpg Academy. I am Michael and this is Show and Tell episode 4: In the Name of the King: A Dungeon Siege Tale As one of our Patreon Campaign milestones Caleb and I committed that we would do a regular movie review podcast …

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Mar 01

Melissa shares how she got started in RPG’s

Recently Caleb (@TheCalebG) and I were talking with some of our Patrons about how they got started in Role Playing Games and thought it would be fun to have them write a post for us about that. We didn’t ask them to specifically talk about how we [The Rpg Academy] were a part of their …

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