Gaming and BS RPG Podcast

Gaming and BS RPG Podcast

Latest Episodes

Until We Meet Again
June 30, 2022

The final episode of the show, we chose to do an AMA format. Thank you for all the questions. Special thanks to John for keeping us on the mics for just a little longer. Thank you to all the BSers! Th

What Have We Learned
June 15, 2022

We look back and reflect upon things we’ve learned over the last 7+ years. Random Encounter Chris Shorb calls in about Are They Lying? Email from my friend Chris D. Follow up email from Roger Brasslet

Are They Lying?
June 01, 2022

How the hell do you deal with lying in your rpgs? Lying NPCs that is, or lying PCs perhaps – not talking about out of game lying (e.g. “I swear it was Sean that took the last beer!”), but lying in you

GBS Finale Trailer
May 12, 2022

Gaming and BS trailer leading up to the final episode – #384. Submit your questions for the AMA: Join us LIVE on June 27th at 8pm CT/1am GMT

RPG Starter Sets
May 11, 2022

Is getting a rpg starter set worth purchasing or should you go straight to the core book? Announcements Thank you carlclare for the kind review GM Mastermind! Random Encounter Matt aka mgr comments on

Duet RPG Play
April 26, 2022

Duet gaming, or one game master and one player. Announcements End is near. After 7+ years and what will be 384+ episodes of the show, B and I have decided to retire. Random Encounter DM Cojo voicemail

Brett GMs, Sean Player
April 24, 2022

Brett assumes the role as game master as Sean plays two characters in this short adventure. Only this time Brett talks about the decisions he makes and why, and he does it in real-time.   Subscribe on

Vaesen, An Overview
April 02, 2022

Vaesen, a nordic horror rpg by Free League Publishing. You will find out why we like this rendition of a curated role-playing game. Fancy talk for what we’re about to divulge. Random Encounter Voicema

Using Lore and Setting to Solve Issues
March 19, 2022

If you want the Players to engage with your lore/setting/cool stuff – you need to make that stuff part of the solution to their problems. The lore must be relevant to the adventure. If they can solve

Story and Drama
March 04, 2022

Of all of the things that we steal from other art forms (e.g. movies, novels, TV, etc.) for our games, one of the things that would be most helpful would be to understand story structure, drama, and p