Fear The Boot

Episode 357 – games outside of continuity


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Fear The Boot

Fear the Boot

St. Louis, Missouri

Description: Fear the Boot is an irreverent, roundtable discussion of tabletop roleplaying games. In this weekly show we debate game-related issues, offer advice for improving your game, and poke fun at the hobby

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Episode 357 – games outside of continuity

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* (0:30) Chris is sad it’s not Hotdish Hursday.

* (2:23) The weekly #RPGChat on Twitter, conducted everything Thursday at 2:00pm Central and 9:00pm Central.

* (8:21) Fear the Boot’s Bloodbowl League is starting up again.  You can find details on the forum.

* (10:19) Running games outside of continuity to bridge gaps in play or explore unlikely ideas.

Hosts: Chad, Chris, Dan, Pat, Wayne

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Episode 356 – scope-creep

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* (0:29) Wayne causes metaphysical problems for the podcast.  Casey Kasem loses it (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fDYK2H0ldbo) over a death dedication (NSFW language).

* (2:24) This Christmas, Fear the Boot is supporting the American Heart Association in a competitive charity drive.  You can see...

Episode 355 – the three clue rule

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* (0:29) John and the definition of "stealing".

* (1:41) How GMs can inadvertently train their players to view the game world in certain ways.  The importance of players separating the NPC from the GM...

Bonus Episode 57 – so many questions

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* (0:24) Checking up on Brodeur's homework (https://c4.staticflickr.com/4/3910/15180776516_237aa8331a.jpg).

* (1:24) I am Russian man!

* (4:37) Grey beard...?

* (11:45) If you could go back in time, what gaming advice would you give yourself?...

Episode 354 – leveraging a character

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* (0:26) Episode 354, take 2!

* (1:09) Chad and Dan will be on Twitch (http://www.twitch.tv/fear_the_boot) tomorrow, continuing their Rome 2 campaign.

* (1:30) What really separates America from England (HINT: it's not the Atlantic).  John Oliver explains FIFA (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DlJEt...

Episode 353 – immersion-breaking rolls

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* (0:29) Work clothes.  Being mistaken for employees of various places.

* (4:57) The 1950s milkshake machine.  The other Mixmaster (http://tfwiki.net/wiki/Mixmaster_(G1)).

* (11:30) Giving the players rolls they deserve without breaking immersion -- or giving out meta-game information -- by the ve...

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