Episode 003: Let Me Tell You About My Character
Vern brings a topic to the table! Our heroes talk about characters and integrating them into the campaign and what makes a good background. And a Savage Interludes first—feedback!
14 Nov 2019
Episode 004: The Point of the Plot
After going over the typical news and mail, the gang talked about adventure design. Ron and Tracy have some different views on this, and Vern provided her perspective as a player.
19 Nov 2019
Episode 022: You Play Your Deadlands on Your VTT
The gang's all in self-imposed quarantine, but we took advantage of the necessity to record online by inviting The GM Table's, GM Bobby, to join us and talk about playing Savage Worlds online.
23 Mar 2020
Episode 005: Before I Kill You, Mr. Bond
Our heroes take on Dramatic Tasks.
26 Nov 2019
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Episode 019: Smells Like Teen Crush
After some great follow-up emails about session zeroes, the eight types of fun, and emotional bleed, as well as some clarification on Tests, Tracy ran Ron & Vern through the ins and outs of creating her popular one-shot adventure, Teen Crush.
3 Mar 2020
Episode 006: Looks like We Have a Mystery on Our Hands
The gang is joined by the inimitable Darrell Hayhurst and discuss the ins and outs of running mysteries.
3 Dec 2019
Episode 010: Don't Hate the Player
The gang was joined by Boof Sizemore, and they talked about Player Tips. We now have our Patreon set up here.
31 Dec 2019
Episode 013: East Boundin' Down
Darrell Hayhurst joined us to go over Chases in SWADE.
22 Jan 2020
Episode 011: You're Making It Worse
Our heroes share their own horror stories. It was cathartic and provided some "teachable moment" discussion.
8 Jan 2020
Episode 018: Okay so out of Character My Heart Bleeds for You
Our main topic was emotional bleed. There were some great emails this week, discussing Power Point spending, diversity and stereotypes, more session zero, commentary on kids in gaming, and super powers as a future topic. As promised, here's the link to the Angry GM article discussed in Ian's email, Gaming for Fun (Part 1): Eight Kinds of Fun
25 Feb 2020
Episode 012: Woops, Feedback!
Ron forgot about an annoying (to him) "feature" that comes with new Gmail accounts and managed to unearth enough email to make it this week's whole show. Tracy and Vern have all kinds of fun at Ron's expense.
14 Jan 2020
Episode 014: One Shot, One Opportunity
The gang go through quite a bit of mail and then give some advise for running one-shots!
28 Jan 2020
Episode 015: Zen and the Art of Savage
The crew have some great discussion around chases and keeping one-shots you run repeatedly fresh for the GM. The main topic was about hacking Savage Worlds.
5 Feb 2020
Episode 009: One Roll to Rule Them All
In this holiday episode, the gang recorded a double feature! Topic one is GM dice rolling, and topic two is gaming in established fictional universes.
25 Dec 2019
Episode 016: The Zero Effect
After reeling from unsolicited praise, our heroic trio discussed session zero. Make sure to stick to the end when Vern just snaps on Ron after his seemingly-innocent joke.
11 Feb 2020
Episode 008: You Always Remember Your First
The gang discusses first time GMing, and Vern opens up about why she isn't a GM.
18 Dec 2019
Episode 007: Close Encounters of the Quick Kind
Our trio of Savages get their first horror story in the mail call, and then it's on to Quick Encounters!
10 Dec 2019
Episode 020: Yeah! That's the Ticket!
Our trio read through a horror story and got some great feedback; then they went into improving players and GMs.
10 Mar 2020
Episode 017: The Kids Are All Right
Before Tracy and Ron headed to GenghisCon, CaLeigh Blessing sat down with the SI crew to talk about gaming with kids. While there was no news, they discussed tips, tricks, and pitfalls. There were even horror stories!
18 Feb 2020
Episode 021: All the World's a Stage
Darrell Hayhurst joins our heroes to talk about setting design.
17 Mar 2020