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Join Stu Horvath (Vintage RPG, Unwinnable) and John McGuire (Mai-Tai Happy Hour, Ham-Fisted Productions) as they delve into their favorite tabletop roleplaying games from the past, present and future!

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Join Stu Horvath (Vintage RPG, Unwinnable) and John McGuire (Mai-Tai Happy Hour, Ham-Fisted Productions) as they delve into their favorite tabletop roleplaying games from the past, present and future!

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Escapism in these dark and perilous times

By Stephen Grishnackh - Apr 20 2020
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Anyone who grew up in the 1980s or 90s and played RPGs should give this a listen.

Great Show!

By Robbie 5000 - Mar 23 2020
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Great job finding the weird and forgotten role playing games of yore.

iTunes Ratings

91 Ratings
Average Ratings
84
4
2
0
1

Escapism in these dark and perilous times

By Stephen Grishnackh - Apr 20 2020
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Anyone who grew up in the 1980s or 90s and played RPGs should give this a listen.

Great Show!

By Robbie 5000 - Mar 23 2020
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Great job finding the weird and forgotten role playing games of yore.

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Rank #1: Dark Sun

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Hosts Stu Horvath and John McGuire welcome you back and layout the topics for Episode 3 (00:16).

Hambone starts things off with Bill & Ted’s Excellent Board Game (01:16) and Stu drops a fascinating fact about Keanu Reeves (01:45).  

The guys introduce the main topic: West End Games’ Ghostbusters RPG (05:09). Discussion starts with fond memories of the movie (05:14), the cartoon (06:09) and toys (06:21). Stu breaks down the history of the Ghostbusters RPG (08:05) its weird connection to Chaosium (08:13) and how it forms the mechanical basis of West End’s Star Wars RPG by Greg Costikyan (09:06). Stu then talks about Timothy Zahn and the fallow days of the Star Wars franchise (10:00). Hambone then takes a deep dive into the contents of the box set (10:54) and the fun player handouts and movie callbacks found inside. Conversation turns to how awkward in-character dating is for the game master (16:00). Stu ruminates on simple systems, casual tabletop gaming and the different ways different people play (17:50). Finally, Hambone talks about how the box solves the biggest mystery of the Ghostbusters franchise: the ghost classification system (19:30). They wrap up with a quick rundown of the rest of the line and the cost of collecting the game (23:47).

Finally, Hambone is excited about receiving his copy of Into the Borderlands, from Goodman Games (25:07) and Stu blows his mind with a fact about the playtesting of D&D 5E (26:13). Stu hopes that Goodman Games has success with their line of D&D reprints (27:13).

Good-bye until next time (28:31)!

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Clarification: Wilford Brimley was 51 in 1985, the year Cocoon came out. Keanu Reeves will be 54 on September 2, 2018 (early happy birthday, dude).

Aug 20 2018

33mins

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Rank #2: Forgotten Realms

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Welcome back to the Vintage RPG podcast!

We kick things off with the super-appropriate-for-July, Target-exclusive board game adaptation of Jaws. Its fun!

The main course is Forgotten Realms, Ed Greenwood's classic campaign setting. We walk through the creation of the world, its absorption into Dungeons & Dragons and just barely scratch the surface of all the stuff that has happened with the Realms over the years. The Realms are huge, so we'll be visiting them again, no doubt.

We wrap things up with a look at Things From the Flood, the follow-up to Tales From the Loop, the RPG about the 80s that never existed. Flood moves things up to the 90s and now your kid characters can die, because the 90s are gritty!

If you want to buy any of the stuff we mentioned on the show, there's a pretty good chance our sponsors at Noble Knight Games probably have it in stock! Use code SummerMoon from July 21 to August 5 for $5 off orders of $25 or more!

Jul 22 2019

33mins

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Rank #3: West End Games' Ghostbusters RPG

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Hosts Stu Horvath and John McGuire welcome you back and layout the topics for Episode 3 (00:16).

Hambone starts things off with Bill & Ted’s Excellent Board Game (01:16) and Stu drops a fascinating fact about Keanu Reeves (01:45).  

The guys introduce the main topic: West End Games’ Ghostbusters RPG (05:09). Discussion starts with fond memories of the movie (05:14), the cartoon (06:09) and toys (06:21). Stu breaks down the history of the Ghostbusters RPG (08:05) its weird connection to Chaosium (08:13) and how it forms the mechanical basis of West End’s Star Wars RPG by Greg Costikyan (09:06). Stu then talks about Timothy Zahn and the fallow days of the Star Wars franchise (10:00). Hambone then takes a deep dive into the contents of the box set (10:54) and the fun player handouts and movie callbacks found inside. Conversation turns to how awkward in-character dating is for the game master (16:00). Stu ruminates on simple systems, casual tabletop gaming and the different ways different people play (17:50). Finally, Hambone talks about how the box solves the biggest mystery of the Ghostbusters franchise: the ghost classification system (19:30). They wrap up with a quick rundown of the rest of the line and the cost of collecting the game (23:47).

Finally, Hambone is excited about receiving his copy of Into the Borderlands, from Goodman Games (25:07) and Stu blows his mind with a fact about the playtesting of D&D 5E (26:13). Stu hopes that Goodman Games has success with their line of D&D reprints (27:13).

Good-bye until next time (28:31)!

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Clarification: Wilford Brimley was 51 in 1985, the year Cocoon came out. Keanu Reeves will be 54 on September 2, 2018 (early happy birthday, dude).

Aug 06 2018

29mins

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Rank #4: Star Frontiers

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This week on the Vintage RPG Podcast, we travel to the furthest reaches of known space to explore TSR's space opera RPG Star Frontiers! We give you an overview of the game, the setting, the intriguing alien races and the game's surprising connection to the Dungeons & Dragons Spelljammer campaign setting.  And more, including how TSR inevitably messed it all up!

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After we recorded this episode, I read Bill Slavicsek's memoir about developing the West End Games Star Wars RPG, Defining a Galaxy. Slavicsek's recounting of the bidding war around the Star Wars license leads me to believe that TSR shuttered the Star Frontiers line in anticipation of developing a Star Wars RPG. That's a gut feeling, though. You should read his book (which is EXCELLENT) and decide for yourself!

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New Noble Knight discount code for y'all: SpringFun. Use that to get $5 off purchases $25 or more, in store or online, from March 16  to April 11!

Hang out with us on the Vintage RPG Discord.

If  you dig what we do, join us on the Vintage RPG Patreon for more roleplaying fun and surprises! Patrons keep us going!

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Send questions, comments or corrections to info@vintagerpg.com.

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Follow Stu HorvathJohn McGuireVintageRPG and Unwinnable on Twitter.

Intro music by George Collazo.

The Vintage RPG illustration is by Shafer Brown. Follow him on Twitter.

Tune in next week for the next episode. Until then, may the dice always roll in your favor!

Mar 30 2020

17mins

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Rank #5: Spelljammer

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We start off discussing the tile placement/currency exchange game Alhambra, which is themed around the 14th century construction of the Alhambra palace in Granada.

The main course this week is Spelljammer, the space fantasy setting for D&D released in 1989, in which players sail ships into space. It is exactly as  weird and silly and bizarre and absolutely awesome as you imagine.

We wrap up answering questions from our listeners!

Mar 04 2019

35mins

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Rank #6: Dragonlance

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We dive right into it, talking the history of Dragonlance - the modules, the novels, the...animated movie? It is the first major metaplot in tabletop RPGs and catapulted Tracy Hickman and Margaret Weiss onto the bestseller list, but never quite coalesced into the major D&D campaign setting it should have. We talk about the reasons why.

After that, Hambone sits down with Craig Bergman, assistant manager of the Fantasy Flight Games Center about, well, the awesome Fantasy Flight Games Center event space. If you're in Roseville, Minnesota, drop on in!

Join us on the Vintage RPG Patreon for more roleplaying fun and surprises!

If you want to buy any of the stuff we mentioned on the show, there's a pretty good chance our sponsors at Noble Knight Games have it in stock! Use coupon code Dragon from August 19 to September 1 to get $5 off purchases of $25 or more.

Check out the Kickstarter for Nerdy City's new Kickstarter for their Transformers-inspired RPG Commandroids!

Aug 19 2019

43mins

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Rank #7: The Satanic Panic

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This one was a long time coming. This week, we take a long and hopefully definitive look at the moral hysteria of the late 70s through the mid-90s, generally referred to as the Satanic Panic (CW: suicide, sexual abuse). We focus on the controversies around Dungeons & Dragons, but also talk about the larger phenomenon and how it spilled over into heavy metal, children's toys and cartoons and even a couple criminal cases. Its spooky, but maybe not the way you think.

Links of Interest

The original BADD pamphlet.

Jack Chick's Darkest Dungeon.

The 60 Minutes interview.

Rob Halford singing court here.

The Chicago Police Department document on ritualistic criminal activity.

Michael Stackpole's "Pulling Report."

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Join us on the Vintage RPG Patreon for more roleplaying fun and surprises!

Like, Rate, Subscribe and Review the Vintage RPG Podcast! 

Send questions, comments or corrections to info@vintagerpg.com.

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Oct 28 2019

46mins

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Rank #8: Players Handbook

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We crack the cover of the classic Players Handbook (1978) for first edition Dungeons & Dragons. We talk a lot about Trampier's iconic, forbidding cover, of course, but also dig into the equally iconic interior illustrations, the philosophical state of the game at the time, the D&D multiverse, the previous owners of our personal copies (who left their names in the front covers), and much more!

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Happy Holidays, you dice-rolling maniacs.

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If  you dig what we do, join us on the Vintage RPG Patreon for more roleplaying fun and surprises! Patrons keep us going!

Like, Rate, Subscribe and Review the Vintage RPG Podcast!

Send questions, comments or corrections to info@vintagerpg.com.

Follow Vintage RPG on InstagramTumblr and Facebook. Learn more at the Vintage RPG FAQ.

Follow Stu HorvathJohn McGuireVintageRPG and Unwinnable on Twitter.

Intro music by George Collazo.

The Vintage RPG illustration is by Shafer Brown. Follow him on Twitter.

Tune in next week for the next episode. Until then, may the dice always roll in your favor!

Dec 23 2019

16mins

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Rank #9: The Keep on the Borderlands

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This week, we take a look at the famed Dungeons & Dragons module B2 - The Keep on the Borderlands. We discuss how easy it is to find the module, even forty years later, the importance of beginner modules, the weird fact that it isn't an AD&D module and its inclusion in the 5E playtest packet. We also draw some comparisons to RuneQuest's Snake Pipe Hollow and make a surprising number of references to the 1979 cult classic film The Warriors before ruminating on human creativity. A little bit of everything, as ever.

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Stu owns three separate copies of The Keep on the Borderlands.

Corrections: Keep is for levels one through three. Bill Willingham does not have art in it - just Roslof, Otus and Diesel.

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If  you dig what we do, join us on the Vintage RPG Patreon for more roleplaying fun and surprises! Patrons keep us going!

Like, Rate, Subscribe and Review the Vintage RPG Podcast!

Send questions, comments or corrections to info@vintagerpg.com.

Follow Vintage RPG on InstagramTumblr and Facebook. Learn more at the Vintage RPG FAQ.

Follow Stu HorvathJohn McGuireVintageRPG and Unwinnable on Twitter.

Intro music by George Collazo.

The Vintage RPG illustration is by Shafer Brown. Follow him on Twitter.

Tune in next week for the next episode. Until then, may the dice always roll in your favor!

Jan 20 2020

25mins

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Rank #10: Monster Manual

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We dig into the original Monster Manual (1977), which is the dividing line between the old white box and the new first edition of Advanced Dungeons & Dragons. Along the way, we talk about how we organize our shelves, the mysteries of Dave Sutherland’s shifting artistic style, the incomparable Dave Trampier, monster nudity, wood burning, the perils of slickness and more. Monsters!

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Use code vintagerpg for 10% off all purchases ($5 minimum) at Noble Knight Games from December 3 through December 22 (mind your shipping methods to make sure you get your packages on time).

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If  you dig what we do, join us on the Vintage RPG Patreon for more roleplaying fun and surprises! Patrons keep us going!

Like, Rate, Subscribe and Review the Vintage RPG Podcast!

Send questions, comments or corrections to info@vintagerpg.com.

Follow Vintage RPG on InstagramTumblr and Facebook. Learn more at the Vintage RPG FAQ.

Follow Stu HorvathJohn McGuireVintageRPG and Unwinnable on Twitter.

Intro music by George Collazo.

The Vintage RPG illustration is by Shafer Brown. Follow him on Twitter.

Tune in next week for the next episode. Until then, may the dice always roll in your favor!

Dec 16 2019

21mins

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Rank #11: Mouse Guard

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This week, we’re playing Heimlich & Co., a modern issue of a clever espionage-themed game originally from 1984 (you may know it as Top Secret Spies, Under Cover or Detective & Co.).

Over on our Patreon, folks who back us at the $25 level get to call the shots for an episode. This week, Sara Clemens asked us to cover Mouse Guard, Burning Wheel’s RPG adaptation of David Petersen’s beautiful comic series. Over the holiday break, we made some characters and ran the game so we could give you our impressions. It is pretty cool!

We wrap things up discussing Stu’s recent experience setting up a Blades in the Dark game on Roll20.

Feb 04 2019

28mins

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Rank #12: Star Wars Galaxy Guides

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Because Star Wars is hitting the critical mass point for 2019, we figured we'd add to the fun with an episode that looks at the Galaxy Guides series of sourcebooks for the West End Games Star Wars Role Playing Game. We take a quick tour through each of the twelve volumes and chat about what they added to the RPG experience and how they formed the backbone of the greater Star Wars Expanded Universe.

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If  you dig what we do, join us on the Vintage RPG Patreon for more roleplaying fun and surprises! Patrons keep us going!

Like, Rate, Subscribe and Review the Vintage RPG Podcast!

Send questions, comments or corrections to info@vintagerpg.com.

Follow Vintage RPG on InstagramTumblr and Facebook. Learn more at the Vintage RPG FAQ.

Follow Stu HorvathJohn McGuireVintageRPG and Unwinnable on Twitter.

Intro music by George Collazo.

The Vintage RPG illustration is by Shafer Brown. Follow him on Twitter.

Tune in next week for the next episode. Until then, may the dice always roll in your favor!

Dec 09 2019

25mins

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Rank #13: Holiday Gift Guide 2019

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Hi gang! This week, we’re getting ready for the holidays and wanted to help give you a leg up on your gifts for your friends and family around the gaming table (and maybe yourself too, let’s be real). Below you’ll find link to everything we talk about on the show, plus info on the coupon codes.

Han Cholo (ha, that name) for all your nerd jewelry and apparel needs.

Dellamorte & Co. (whoops, said that wrong on the podcast) and Black Rider Industries for sculptures and decorative housewares.

Ice Cream Dice and Level Up Dice for, well, sweet dice.

Exalted Funeral, for all your weird, dark, indie, occult, metal RPG needs (see coupon code info below!).

Zweihander (For the other books in the line, check this link)

The Young Adventurer’s Guides

Chaosium – RuneQuest, Call of Cthulhu Starter Set, Miskatonic University – The Restricted Collection, Khan of Khans

Noble Knight Games, for all your tabletop needs, new and old (see coupon code info below!).

Invisible Sun (Stu said on the podcast that it was a relaunch and he has no idea why he did that – it is a new, original game)

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Use code vintagerpg for 10% off all purchases at Exalted Funeral through December 15 (note: media mail can’t be guaranteed for Christmas delivery).

Use code vintagerpg for 10% off all purchases ($5 minimum) at Noble Knight Games through December 22 (mind your shipping methods to make sure you get your packages on time).

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If  you dig what we do, join us on the Vintage RPG Patreon for more roleplaying fun and surprises! Patrons keep us going!

Like, Rate, Subscribe and Review the Vintage RPG Podcast! 

Send questions, comments or corrections to info@vintagerpg.com.

Follow Vintage RPG on InstagramTumblr and Facebook. Learn more at the Vintage RPG FAQ.

Follow Stu HorvathJohn McGuireVintageRPG and Unwinnable on Twitter.

Intro music by George Collazo.

The Vintage RPG illustration is by Shafer Brown. Follow him on Twitter.

Tune in next week for the next episode. Until then, may the dice always roll in your favor!

Nov 25 2019

31mins

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Rank #14: Red Box

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First up, we talk about Mixtape Massacre, a fun little independently produced horror board game that riffs on classic slasher movies and 80s pop culture.

Our main course this week is the iconic Dungeons & Dragons Basic Set red box. We talk about its place in popular culture, where it sits in the larger history of D&D, touch on the other BECMI boxes, talk cartography, the importance of indexes and more. The Isle of Dread inevitably comes up, as does the Goodman Games reissue.

Finally, Stu is excited about his great mail day and walks us through some of the cool stuff he picked up from Exalted Funeral. They sell very cool indie TTRPG stuff and occult books.

Couple cool Kickstarters to hip you to, as well. The first, through Exalted Funeral, is The Ultraviolet Grasslands, a psychedelic road trip RPG. The second is Welcome to Tikor, the setting book for the Afropunk Sci-fi/Fantasy RPG Swordsfall. Both campaigns have crushed their goals and we're sure to be talking about them a lot in the future, so consider getting on board now.

Apr 01 2019

30mins

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Rank #15: Marvel Super Heroes RPG

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Happy new year!

For starters this episode, we check out the seance-themed board game Mysterium. It is sort of like Clue meets Dixit, but spooky.

The main event is TSR’s Marvel Super Heroes RPG. We revel in some 80s-era nostalgia, discuss the weirdness of the game and somehow wind up on the 1987 Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade Marvel float. Seriously, go watch that video.

We also talk about Blades in the Dark, a dark fantasy heist RPG that Stu is preparing to run online for members of the Unwinnable staff.

Jan 07 2019

25mins

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Rank #16: Lovecraft Country/Ghosts of Saltmarsh

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A double meat episode! First off, Stu gives an overview of Keith Herber's series of Lovecraft Country sourcebooks for Call of Cthulhu: Arkham Unveiled, Return to Dunwich, Kingport: City in the Mists and Escape from Innsmouth. They are an important piece in the puzzle of how to present large regions in a way that is helpful and engaging for roleplaying games.

Second, Hambone is a-glow for the new Dungeons & Dragons adventure compilation, Ghosts of Saltmarsh, which reprints a number of classic D&D scenarios, including the U-series: Sinister Secret of Salt Marsh, Danger at Dunwater and The Final Enemy. Surprising no one, Stu is less enthusiastic.

Don't let that grump stop you, though. Ghosts of Saltmarsh is for sale now at our sponsor, Noble Knight Games. From May 27 to June 15, use the promo code CLASSICS, in store or online, to get $5 off purchases of $25 or more!

May 27 2019

25mins

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Rank #17: Dungeons

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You can’t have Dungeons & Dragons without the dungeons! When you stop and think about dungeons as we understand them from fantasy roleplaying games, they're pretty weird places. We talk about some of that weirdness (where is all the construction debris?), random dungeon generators – particularly Task Force Games’ Casting Call: Dungeons – and the joys of exploring underground death traps with your pals.

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I am still unclear on the connection, if there is one, between Task Force Games, Flying Buffalo and several other small labels. I suspect someone (Task Force?) was acting as a distribution for a time, but that is just a guess. If you can lay it out for me, get in touch, I’d be obliged.

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If  you dig what we do, join us on the Vintage RPG Patreon for more roleplaying fun and surprises! Patrons keep us going!

Like, Rate, Subscribe and Review the Vintage RPG Podcast!

Send questions, comments or corrections to info@vintagerpg.com.

Follow Vintage RPG on InstagramTumblr and Facebook. Learn more at the Vintage RPG FAQ.

Follow Stu HorvathJohn McGuireVintageRPG and Unwinnable on Twitter.

Intro music by George Collazo.

The Vintage RPG illustration is by Shafer Brown. Follow him on Twitter.

Tune in next week for the next episode. Until then, may the dice always roll in your favor!

Jan 13 2020

14mins

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Rank #18: The Rust Monster

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Hey, we're weekly! We talk about what that means for the podcast going forward (forget that we say its December in the episode. It isn't. Schedules change, OK?).

It would be rad if you joined us on our Patreon, because that definitely helps keep us going.

We also talk about the classic D&D monster, the rust monster. It was born from a cheap Hong Kong "dinosaur" in the 70s and has since become the bane of adventurers everywhere.

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But that's not all! Tune in tomorrow for a special bonus episode, the second part of our interview with Jim Zub, in which we discuss his D&D comics and the forthcoming Dungeons & Dragons vs. Rick and Morty box set.

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Send questions, comments or corrections to info@vintagerpg.com.

Follow Vintage RPG on InstagramTumblr and Facebook. Learn more at the Vintage RPG FAQ.

Follow Stu HorvathJohn McGuireVintageRPG and Unwinnable on Twitter.

Intro music by George Collazo.

The Vintage RPG illustration is by Shafer Brown. Follow him on Twitter.

Tune in next week for the next episode. Until then, may the dice always roll in your favor!

Nov 18 2019

14mins

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Rank #19: Russ Nicholson Interview

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This week, we talk to the incomparable artist Russ Nicholson. Russ has created countless iconic illustrations for tabletop RPGs - you probably best know his work from the original Dungeons & Dragons Fiend Folio or from countless fantasy gamebooks, like the Fighting Fantasy series. We chat about his work, his career, Ouija boards, Scottish accents and more in what, as far as Russ can recall, is his first podcast interview ever!

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A few notes directly from Russ after the fact:

"Sorry about my memory and going off at side tangents so often but I enjoyed that...funny I have never talked in regards to the source of my artwork about the 'happenings' at our old house when I was growing up before. At least as I age, these awarenesses are rare and our present bungalow is so new there is nothing directly 'there.'

Now artists - there are a few I especially rate (although I made a point of never copying) - Albrecht Durer, the Brueghals, Rembrandt, El Greco, Hals, Velazquez, the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood, Mucha, Klimt, Toulouse Lautrec, Doré, Beardsley and Rackham, to name a few. Also pulps - Sax Rohmer, Howard, The Shadow, Weird Tales, Black Mask stories, Poe, Edgar Wallace, Edgar Rice Burroughs, Merrit, Hamilton, Jules Verne, Rider Haggard and the old pulp serials I saw at Saturday morning children's cinema - loved it all. From age ten on, when I left the countryside life for life in the city, I read a lot (up until then my mother thought I didn't read anything except comics).

And that silent film I was trying to talk about - it had something similar, where a man is sitting by a rock pool (?) and these squidgy tentacled things (similar to the Grell toy Stu sent me) come out of the water and drag him to his doom. Scared me as a lad but I was in my teens so no screaming attacks (laf) and am still not fond."

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You can see scads of Russ' art on his blog, The Gallery.

If  you dig what we do, join us on the Vintage RPG Patreon for more roleplaying fun and surprises! Patrons keep us going!

Like, Rate, Subscribe and Review the Vintage RPG Podcast!

Send questions, comments or corrections to info@vintagerpg.com.

Follow Vintage RPG on InstagramTumblr and Facebook. Learn more at the Vintage RPG FAQ.

Follow Stu HorvathJohn McGuireVintageRPG and Unwinnable on Twitter.

Intro music by George Collazo.

The Vintage RPG illustration is by Shafer Brown. Follow him on Twitter.

Tune in next week for the next episode. Until then, may the dice always roll in your favor!

Jan 06 2020

27mins

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Rank #20: Zweihander - Daniel Fox Interview

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This week, we sit down with Daniel D. Fox, the creator of the Ennie Award-winning Zweihander Grim & Perilous RPG. We talk about everything from the proper  pronounciation of "zweihander," the origins of the game in Warhammer, the importance of humor, inclusivity in tabletop games and much, much more. This is a big, philosophical discussion about tabletop games, so strap in and get thoughtful with us!

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Join us on the Vintage RPG Patreon for more roleplaying fun and surprises!

If you want to buy any of the stuff we mentioned on the show, like the massive Zweihander rulebook, there's a pretty good chance our sponsors at Noble Knight Games have it in stock! Use code LONGSWORD to get $5 off orders of $25 or more, in person or online, from September 15 through October 1.

Sep 16 2019

46mins

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