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The only & original podcast about 1st Edition Advanced Dungeons and Dragons

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The only & original podcast about 1st Edition Advanced Dungeons and Dragons

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Catching Up

By Copeland CD - Jun 02 2019
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I’m about 10 years behind, but will catch up, and I have listened to some of the recent stuff too. Great show!

Great Show

By The Speed Force Reviewed this. - May 16 2017
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I enjoy old school and all the shows that WGP Produces, thanks guys!

iTunes Ratings

245 Ratings
Average Ratings
209
15
9
6
6

Catching Up

By Copeland CD - Jun 02 2019
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I’m about 10 years behind, but will catch up, and I have listened to some of the recent stuff too. Great show!

Great Show

By The Speed Force Reviewed this. - May 16 2017
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I enjoy old school and all the shows that WGP Produces, thanks guys!
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Roll For Initiative

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The only & original podcast about 1st Edition Advanced Dungeons and Dragons

Rank #1: Volume 1 Issue 37 – Hardcore History with Dan Carlin

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This week Roll for Initiative has a very special guest – Hardcore History podcast host Dan Carlin. Ancient and medieval societies are discussed, as well as real life counterparts of AD&D classes. Also, this weeks Creature Feature Theater has roots in ancient Greece, as we discuss caryatid columns. All of this and more is in

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Nov 16 2010

1hr 19mins

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Rank #2: Volume 7 Issue 200 – Issue 359

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RFI is back once this time, with Issue 200. We talking about gaming with the Demogorgon in Table Manners. DM Rules cover bringing ritual casting to your. And some very non-teen Titan are the star of our Creature Feature. And finally there is a big announcement regarding a new project from the guys of RFI.

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Nov 29 2017

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Rank #3: Volume 7 Issue 199 – Curses, Sixguns and Sorcery

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This week join RFI as they delve into the world of of sixguns and sorcery, as the cover blending Boot Hill into your AD&D campaign. In DM Rules, Chrispy covers using curses in your campaign and we round things out with the Witch NPC Class in the Creature Feature in this weeks issue of Roll

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Nov 01 2017

1hr 46mins

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Rank #4: Volume 2 Issue 77 – Greyhawk Revisited

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Roll For Initiative Website www.rfipodcast.com Roll For Initiative Twitter www.twitter.com/rfipodcast Roll For Initiative Facebook Page http://www.facebook.com/RFIpodcast OSR Gaming Forums www.osrgaming.org RFI Actual Play http://rfiactualplay.tk/ D20 Radio Forums http://www.d20radio.com/forums/ DM Vince’s Blog http://www.theevilgm.com/ The Legend of Fin Fang Foom www.epicwords.com/fin Miskatonic University Podcast www.mu-podcast.com/ Hirst Arts Fantasy Architecture – www.hirstarts.com/ Sage Advice – 9:33.122 Seeking Sage Advice? Contact RFI via our call

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Mar 19 2012

1hr 58mins

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Rank #5: Volume 2 Issue 82 – The Forgotten Realms

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Intro – 0:00.000 Roll For Initiative Website www.rfipodcast.com Roll For Initiative Twitter www.twitter.com/rfipodcast Roll For Initiative Facebook Page http://www.facebook.com/RFIpodcast OSR Gaming Forums www.osrgaming.org RFI Actual Play http://rfiactualplay.tk/ D20 Radio Forums http://www.d20radio.com/forums/ DM Vince’s Blog http://www.theevilgm.com/ The Legend of Fin Fang Foom www.epicwords.com/fin Sage Advice- 13:12.584 Seeking Sage Advice? Contact RFI via our call in line 570-865-4210 or Via E-mail rfistaff@gmail.com Table Manners: Playing in the Forgotten Realms

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May 17 2012

1hr 42mins

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Rank #6: Volume 2 Issue 98 – The DM’s Craft

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This week DM Vince talks with DM Scotty of The DM’s Craft Youtube show and they discuss creating your own dungeon tiles at home. Then in Table Manners, DM Will joins Vince as the talk about painting miniatures. Roll For Initiative Website www.rfipodcast.com Roll For Initiative Twitter www.twitter.com/rfipodcast Roll For Initiative Facebook Page http://www.facebook.com/RFIpodcast OSR Gaming Forums www.osrgaming.org

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Nov 01 2012

55mins

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Rank #7: Volume 3 Issue 104 – Slave Pits of the Undercity

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Intro – 0:00.000 Roll For Initiative Website www.rfipodcast.com Roll For Initiative Twitter www.twitter.com/rfipodcast Roll For Initiative Facebook Page http://www.facebook.com/RFIpodcast OSR Gaming Forums www.osrgaming.org D20 Radio Forums http://www.d20radio.com/forums/ DM Vince’s Blog http://www.theevilgm.com/ Sage Advice – 25:22.778 Seeking Sage Advice? Contact RFI via our call in line 570-865-4210 or Via E-mail RFIStaff@gmail.com Table Manners- Plot Hooks for the Adventure – 1:00:44.943 DM Rules- Tournament Rules

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Jan 01 2013

2hr 7mins

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Rank #8: Volume 1 Issue 3 – Bringing Your Old Game Books Back to Life

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Week number 3 talks about re-binding your old hardcover books, and features a mysterious scroll delivered from the world of Greyhawk… This week’s chapters: Re-binding your books Letters From Greyhawk: Thane’s Tale Creature Feature Theater: The Beholder Playing Tips: Alignment The Dragon’s Hoard: Glowing Globe Sticker’s Spotlight: Keeping Track of… The Library: Quag Keep

Dec 15 2009

1hr 17mins

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Rank #9: Volume 3 Issue 143 – A Beginner’s Guide to 1st Edition AD&D

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Intro -0:00.000 Roll For Initiative Website www.rfipodcast.com Roll For Initiative Twitter www.twitter.com/rfipodcast Roll For Initiative Facebook Page http://www.facebook.com/RFIpodcast OSR Gaming Forums www.osrgaming.org DM Vince’s Blog http://www.theevilgm.com  Greyhawk Weather Generator suuronen.eu/wf/ Dragonlance Weather Generator www.dlnexus.com/weather/ Table Manners – Character Creation – 27:36.423 1. DMG p11 – dice rolling method 2. PHB p.15 to 17 Choose Race 3. PHB p14 apply

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May 06 2014

2hr 24mins

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Rank #10: Volume 1 Issue 14 – Creating Your Own Adventure

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This week we talk about the new weekly feature on RFIpodcast.com, +2 to Save, and the latest installment, “How to Create Your Own Adventure.” We explore a sometimes-overlooked creature, the gnoll, how to play a thief, and the Beaker of Plentiful Potions. 00:06:04 Creating Your Own Adventure 00:28:21 Creature Feature: The Gnoll 00:48:53 Playing a

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Apr 21 2010

1hr 31mins

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Rank #11: Volume 3 Issue 101 – HackMaster 4E

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Intro – 0:00.000 Roll For Initiative Website www.rfipodcast.com Roll For Initiative Twitter www.twitter.com/rfipodcast Roll For Initiative Facebook Page http://www.facebook.com/RFIpodcast OSR Gaming Forums www.osrgaming.org D20 Radio Forums http://www.d20radio.com/forums/ DM Vince’s Blog http://www.theevilgm.com/ Sage Advice – 10:11.064 Seeking Sage Advice? Contact RFI via our call in line 570-865-4210 or Via E-mail RFIStaff@gmail.com Table Manners – Origins of HackMaster 4E  20:03.010 DM Rules – Character Classes

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Nov 21 2012

2hr 19mins

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Rank #12: Volume 1 Issue 4 – Research me a wish!

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Another episode of RFI comes to you this week, as YOUR X-Mas gift! Listen in as DM Vincent and Jayson go through the game you loved to play

Dec 24 2009

1hr 39mins

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Rank #13: Volume 1 Issue 11 – Girdles & Golems

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In this issue, we talk about: Poison in AD&D – too complicated, or too simple? Playing Tips – Interrogation; not with a Paladin around? The Dragon’s Hoard – Girdle of Femininity / Masculinity Creature Feature Theater – Golems! The Library – Dungeons & Dorks Blackstone’s Vault – U3 The Final Enemy

Mar 23 2010

1hr 36mins

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Rank #14: Volume 6 Issue 191 – Unearthed Arcana!

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Join Vince, Chrispy and Nick take a close look at the Unearthed Arcana book from 1985, where most consider the start of AD&D 1.5E. The boys go over the history of the book, talk about things happening at the time of printing of the book and how this book saved TSR’s butt, when money was

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Feb 15 2017

1hr 22mins

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Rank #15: Volume 1 Issue 5 – Design me something

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....tips on grading your players and an interview segment with S&W developer Matthew Finch. Enjoy everyone! Happy New Year!

Dec 29 2009

1hr 20mins

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Rank #16: Volume 1 Issue 15 – In Which we are Beset by Demons

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Our topics for issue 15 seem to have cast a curse on us this week. After missing a week to get to this show, we were faced with mysterious silences, stolen words, phantom sounds, and eldritch interruptions. You’ll hear Nick sounding a little different this week, as the gremlins forced him off his mic and

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May 04 2010

1hr 49mins

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Rank #17: Volume 7 Issue 198 – Metagaming again!

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This week RFI is back and cover the scourge of DM’s everywhere, Metagaming. We go over the types of metagaming, how to handle it as a DM and how to avoid it as a players. In the the treasure chest, we find a miniature horseless cart that is the fantasy version of Uber. And this

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Oct 18 2017

55mins

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Rank #18: RFI Podcast Volume 9 Issue 212 – D&D Cartoon – The Lost Children

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We are back for a new Volume of RFI Podcast, Volume 9, as Vince and Nick start review of the D&D cartoon as we recap the twelfth episode, talking about things along the way, and how we can use it in an adventure. Fun for all! Episode 12 – The Lost Children Original air date:

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Oct 03 2018

1hr 5mins

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Rank #19: Volume 3 Issue 112 – The Forest Oracle

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This week the RFI crew is joined by Gygax Magazine Editor, James Carpio as they cover the module N2 The Forest Oracle. Intro – Roll For Initiative Website www.rfipodcast.com Roll For Initiative Twitter www.twitter.com/rfipodcast Roll For Initiative Facebook Page http://www.facebook.com/RFIpodcast OSR Gaming Forums www.osrgaming.org D20 Radio Forums http://www.d20radio.com/forums/ DM Vince’s Blog http://www.theevilgm.com/ Sage Advice – 18:47.607 Seeking Sage Advice? Contact

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Mar 28 2013

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Rank #20: Volume 5 Issue 175 – Things That should not be at the table!

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The RFI train keeps on going, burning up the tracks as they are here this week with a special guest, Jeff Saidek from Gorilla Games! In the meat of this show the guys talk about what should and should not be brought to the table each week. What would kill the mood and what you

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Feb 22 2016

1hr 51mins

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