Nov 25, 2013

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Episode 16: Transylvanian Adventures

Episode 16: Transylvanian Adventures

“Enter freely, and of your own will…” This week on Spellburn, we have a special guest for just in time for “Fangsgiving.” Our summon patron spell went awry and opened a portal to an alternate universe… a new world of gods and monsters! Tonight we’re interviewing one of our most requested guests – Scott Mathis, the creator and publisher of the latest Dungeon Crawl Classics RPG supplement, Transylvania Adventures! Links mentioned in this episode: Land of Phantoms blog...

Nov 20, 2013

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Episode 15: Rules Heavy vs. Rules Light...

Episode 15: Rules Heavy vs. Rules Light

This week on Spellburn we drift a little from our talk purely about Dungeon Crawl Classics and branch into topics about OSR gaming in general. First up is a look at how players and judges react to a system where everything is not codified. DCC RPG gives the game back to the judges and throws off the shackles of “rules heavy” games. What does this mean for players and judges of the game? Links mentioned in this episode:...

Nov 12, 2013

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Episode 14: Mailbag of Holding

Episode 14: Mailbag of Holding

This week on Spellburn we have perhaps the most important guests we’ve ever had on the show – you guys! It’s time for a show starring our listeners, or in less fancy terminology, it’s time to empty out the enormous bag of emails that have been piling up to the virtual rafters.   Links mentioned in this episode: Realms of Crawling Chaos (Labyrinth-Lord): RPGNow DCC actual play Virtual Play: DCC RPG Funnel –  http://virtualplay.podbus.com/?p=203 Gamer’s Haven – http://gamershavenpodcast.com/dungeon-crawl-classics-rpg/ Iron...

Nov 1, 2013

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Episode 13: Like a Thief in the Night...

Episode 13: Like a Thief in the Night

This week on Spellburn we continue our basic survey of characters classes with the thief class. Not the rogue, not the reprovisioner, not the specialist… the thief! And as you might expect, in Dungeon Crawl Classics RPG the thief class is everything fun you remember about classic RPG thieves turned up to an 11. Links mentioned in this episode: DCC Free RPG Day Adventures (The Jeweler That Dealt in Stardust)  – RPGNow   Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player...