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Plot Points

Plot Points has been discussing role-playing games as literature since 2013. The podcast takes a deep dive on the influences, origins, joys, and meaning of tabletop role-playing games. The Plot Points gang talks about new releases, old gems, and speaks with the most influential and exciting creators in the tabletop role-playing game space. 

Find a cool new game, discover a strategy for your home group, or learn a fresh take on the theory of role-playing.

Nov 17, 2016

Ben has been running two Dracula Dossier campaigns over the last 14 months, and one of them just ended! He reflects on what he would have done differently, and advice he would give to other GMs running the campaign. 

If you want to read about why The Dracula Dossier might be the greatest campaign of all time, click


Nov 10, 2016

The gang take  a look at TimeWatch, the amazing game of time travel and pulp action from Pelgrane Press. 

We have all three of us back at the helm this week, and even have some much-teased good news! 

Thanks as always to 50 Breaks for their bumper music. Check out their new album


Nov 3, 2016

In a quickfire solo episode, Ben talks about The Lone Wolf Adventure Game, which he maintains may be the best beginner product on the market! He also discusses a wide-ranging article by Monica Vallentinelli in which she discusses feeling geek stigma. 

 

You can find The Lone Wolf Adventure Game here!

 


Oct 20, 2016

Ben Riggs comes to you solo this week to quickly discuss Apocalypse World 2nd Edition.

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Thanks as always to producer Chris Koterba, and 50 Breaks for their bumper music!

Thanks to Lumpley Games for the image...


Sep 11, 2016

Shadows of Eldolan by Cal Moore is an introductory adventure for 13th Age, Pelgrane Press's fantastically popular fantasy game. Designed by Rob Heinsoo and Jonathon Tweet, the game is a mashup of popular mechanics and story-game sensibilities. The Plot Points gang talks fantasy, the adventure, and Icons in this...