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The Gauntlet Podcast

This is a podcast about roleplaying games, board games, and the Jewish demon queen, Agrat bat Mahlat, Terrible Be Her Name.
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May 2, 2018

Lowell and Jason are joined by community member Tyler for the Gauntlet Hangouts Roundup for April 2018!

Game Discussion
00:00:49 - Middle Eastern Themes
00:19:12 - Tall Pines
00:30:05 - Sea of Man

Looking Ahead to May
00:42:26 - Threadbare
00:43:10 - Alas for the Awful Sea
00:44:38 - Spelljamming Troika!

Giving Me Life
00:46:26 - Dusk City Outlaws
00:47:30 - The Terror and GLOW Season 2
00:49:09 - The Between development

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Our website
www.gauntlet-rpg.com

Our Patreon
patreon.com/gauntlet

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Apr 18, 2018

Host question
00:00:53 - You have one hour to prep your session. What do you do?

Listener questions
00:07:48 - How do you prep for a campaign when the group is inconsistent?

00:19:30 - How do you maintain hype between sessions?

00:24:25 - How do you get good critiques about your GMing?

00:34:25 - How do you get players to care about your NPCs?

Giving Me Life
46:00 - A Very Fatal Murder
00:48:56 - Nailed it!

Links
Our website
www.gauntlet-rpg.com

Our Patreon
patreon.com/gauntlet

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Apr 4, 2018

Game discussion
00:00:47 - Open Table Play
00:23:25 - Worlds of Adventure
00:41:13 - Carcosa hex crawl

Looking ahead to April
00:52:20 - The Black Hack: Under the Hellbridge
00:53:00 - Space Wurm vs Moonicorn
00:53:30 - Lady Blackbird: Flight of the Owl

Giving Me Life
00:54:28 - Twitter
00:55:27 - Unmasked
00:56:15 - The Gauntlet

Mar 21, 2018

Kate’s question
00:00:21 - What bad GM experience have you had recently and what did you learn from it?

Listener questions
00:10:23 - How do you handle the one player who is clearly not having a good time?

00:19:20 - How do you integrate GM tips and techniques into your style?

00:29:00 - What do you do with the player who is focused on something inconsequential?

00:35:05 - How do we make character generation feel more like play?

Giving Me Life
00:45:40 - Skin Wars
00:47:15 - The Holiday Season

Links

Our website

www.gauntlet-rpg.com

 

Our Patreon

patreon.com/gauntlet

 

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Mar 8, 2018

Game Discussion
00:00:49 - Hearts of Wulin
00:15:45 - Lord Scurlock
00:28:30 - Mercy Falls ‘83

Looking Ahead to March
00:41:45 - Urban Shadows: The Forbidden Metropolis
00:42:35 - Monsterhearts 2: Mercy Falls 4 and Space Wurm v Moonicorn
00:43:45 - Into the Odd

Giving Me Life
0046:23 - Monster Hunter World
00:47:55 - Civ 6 Rise and Fall
00:48:45 - The Bachelor

Links
Promo Music: Alternative Facts by David Hilowitz. http://freemusicarchive.org/music/David_Hilowitz_

Feb 18, 2018

Kate and Jason answer questions from the community and discuss their favorite GM techniques.

Kate’s question
00:01:04 - What is your biggest challenge as a GM right now?

Community questions
00:07:55 - How do you use hard moves to be a fan of the characters?

00:14:28 - How do you handle self-care, pre-game jitters, and post-game letdown?

00:25:52 - How do you do short but effective prep?

00:34:44 - What do you do when a player’s core character concept doesn’t fit?

Giving Me Life
00:42:43 - Skyrim on Switch
00:44:34 - Punisher on Netflix

 

Links

Our website

www.gauntlet-rpg.com

 

Our Patreon

patreon.com/gauntlet

 

Follow us on Twitter @GauntletRPG

Feb 4, 2018

Game Discussion
00:54 - Neo Shinobi Vendetta
17:37 - Mystery Academy 
32:00 - Crossroads Carnival

Looking Ahead
44:40 - World of Shadows
46:00 - Fall of Magic
47>13 - Red Carnations on a Black Grave

Giving Me Life
50:20 - Jianghu Hustle
51:10 - 2018 Ramen Experiment
52:07 - Switch indies

Links

 

Our website

www.gauntlet-rpg.com

 

Our Patreon

patreon.com/gauntlet

 

Follow us on Twitter @GauntletRPG

 

Promo music:

Watching Other People's Holidays by Karstenholymoly (c) copyright 2018 Licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution Noncommercial (3.0) license. http://dig.ccmixter.org/files/Karstenholymoly/57163 Ft: Javolenus

Nightmares by Donnie Drost (c) copyright 2012 Licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution (3.0) license. http://dig.ccmixter.org/files/donniedrost/38782 Ft: snowflake

Jan 24, 2018

Lowell sits down with Graeme Barber from POCGamer to talk about representation in gaming and much more!

 

00:52 - Graeme’s start with D&D
03:45 - Chult and Tomb of Annihilation
14:50 - Other games
18:08 - Representation in games
22:49 - Tropes
28:13 - Genre favorites
33:48 - Virtual Fantasy Con (link)
36:00 - Military service and its influence on Graeme
39:19 - Who to follow online
40:26 - Diving  

Links

POCGamer

https://pocgamer.com

 

Our website

www.gauntlet-rpg.com

 

Our Patreon

patreon.com/gauntlet

 

Follow us on Twitter @GauntletRPG

Jan 9, 2018

Jason and Lowell are joined by Fraser Simons for the first Gauntlet Hangouts roundup!

Game Discussion
Star Trek Adventures (01:16)
Uncanny Echo (15:30)
Hyper-Damage!: Dog Dudes of the Alamo (25:40)

Looking Ahead
World Wide Wrestling with Gerwyn Walters (41:18)
Mutant Year: Zero with Lowell Francis (43:03)
Swords Without Master: Echoes with Pat Perkins (44:07)

Giving Me Life
Reconnecting with family (47:03)
Log Horizon (47:50)
Design work (50:11)

 

Links

Our website

www.gauntlet-rpg.com

 

Our Patreon

patreon.com/gauntlet

 

Follow us on Twitter @GauntletRPG

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