Down With DnD
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Shawn and Chris talk about the brand and game of DnD. News, DM topics, reviews of products, articles, and play test material, movies, streaming, the DMs Guild, writing and publishing, they cover anything and everything to do with Dungeons and Dragons.
||CleanDwDnD#164 – Dragon Heist One||We're going back to get down with mythic Ireland in D&D. It's the Moonshae Islands part duet. Get down and get boggy. - Links New Issue of Dragon+ Issue 22 Wolfgang Baur and Meagan Maricle on Newest Dragon Talk: Creature Codex||16 10 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDwDnD#163 – Moonshae Part 2||We're going back to get down with mythic Ireland in D&D. It's the Moonshae Islands part duet. Get down and get boggy. - Links Great D&D Beyond Article: Creating Hero-Villain Bonds in Waterdeep: Dragon Heist||15 10 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDwDnD#162 – Monster Design||The Mad Wizard is in the house talking about his Menagerie and we're also gonna get down on some monster design. Links The Mad Wizard Patreon Preparing for Nuke-Con 2018 Podcasts of Waterdeep - -||2 10 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDwDnD#161 – The Moonshae Islands||We're talking about Mythic Ireland and Vikings and Fey OH MY!!! Get down with some D&D. - - -||25 9 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDwDnD#160 – Where are all the DMs||It's time to talk about DMs and how you can get started. We hit all the basic places for information and give some intro tips of our own. Enjoy and let us know how we're doing. - Links Where are all the DMs||18 9 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDwDnD#159 – Dragon Marks||We're heading back to Eberron to talk Dragon Marks. We'll get into the nitty gritty of what they are, how they fit into Eberron, and their design. So get down with the magic houses. - Links Lauren Urban named D&D Beyond Community Manager||11 9 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDwDnD#158 – Challenge Levels||Challenge levels!?! We're talking about challenge levels?!? Do they even matter and what is this edition of D&D trying to do with them. All that and more as we get down with some D&D. - Links Adventures Outlined Coloring Book||28 8 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDwDnD#157 – D&D Organized Play||It's OP. IT'S OP. No, not over powered. It's organized play. So get O, get O, and get P because the mad wizard Merwin and Chris do on this episode of Down with DnD. - Links Pudding Faire, a new D&D Guild Adept Adventure||21 8 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDwDnD#156 – The State of the Adventurers League with Lysa & Alan||We're going to the admins on this one. It's Lysa Chen and Alan Patrick to talk about all the new changes coming to the Adventurer's League starting at the end of this month and moving forward. Enjoy and get down with some OP. - Links -||14 8 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDwDnD#155 – Two New Settings: Eberron and Ravnica||New settings. Alert. We have new settings. Chris and the Mad Wizard Merwin get down with Eberron and Ravnica, the two newest upcoming releases for D&D 5e. Get magically down with some Neo-noir, two fisted magic inspired DnD action. - Links -||31 7 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDwDnD#154 – One-Shots. Design vs. Publication||Punch up a game for one night only. Chris and the Mad Wizard Merwin get down on One Shots this week. How to structure them, write them up, and the kinds of formats they take when published. If you're only gonna get down once get down with this.||24 7 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDwDnD#153 – Design: Complexity vs. Simplicity||Is it elegant and does it matter. Chris and the Mad Wizard Merwin get down on the level of depth in D&D, where it is, where it isn't, and why it matters. Get Simple or get Complex but always get down. Links -||17 7 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDwDnD#152 – Alex Kammer, GameholeCon, and The Borderlands||It's time to get down with the Gamehole, the Borderlands, and the convention the Gamehole is named for. It's Alex Kammer and he's here to dish about everything him up to and including True Dungeon which he's the co-owner of. Can you dig it. Links -||10 7 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDwDnD#151 – Social Interactions||Let's get down with talking. Actually we talk a lot about challenges that aren't about fighting and ways to approach them. Enjoy and we'll talk to you next week. Links Gen Con Needs DMs Neverwinter: Ravenloft now available for PCs - -||3 7 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDwD&D#150 – Origins 2018 Wrap Up||Let's get down with Origins 2018. We had a good time. You probably heard the audio from our panel. This week, since Chris did zero D&D at Origins Cindy is on to relate some of her experiences with D&D at the con to go along with Shawns. Get down.||26 6 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDwDnD at Origins 2018 – The Buisness of D&D panel||Lets get down with the buisness of Dungeons and Dragons. Shawn and Chris talk about making money and how it works from the outside as freelancers and small publishing company owners. Enjoy and we'll catch you again next week.||19 6 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDwDnD#149 – Waterdeep and the Stream of Many Eyes||Lets get down with the city of splendor. It's Waterdeep and the Stream of Many Eyes. There's gonna be a Dragon Heist followed by delving into the most famous of all mega dungeons, UNDERMOUNTIAIN!!! Get Delved. Links -||6 6 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDwDnD#148 – Monstrous Races (Part 1)||Let's get down. It's time to get monstrous up in here. Shawn and Chris fang up for a discussion on the Unearthed Arcana article on Centaurs and Minatours. Enjoy and get down. Links Rrakkma released as Mordenkainen’s Tome of Foes Intro Adventure ...||22 5 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDwDnD#147 – Getting People to Roleplay||Let's get down with RP. It's talking about bringing the storytelling out in play because we need to emote sometime. Just emote ok? We can emote together. Just tell me what that looks like, maybe, please, a little? Ok, just roll the d20 and get down.||15 5 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDwDnD#146 – Breaking Down Adventures||Let's get down with taking things apart. It's all about breaking down adventures on this episode of Down with D&D. Get Down. -||8 5 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDwDnD#145 – Spreading Out in the Realms||Let's get down with expanding into the Realms. It's all about AL news and what it means for the Adventurer's League going forward. Get down and get out there. Links D&D Podcast of Foes Chris Perkins on Writing your own Adventures||1 5 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDwDnD#144 – Teaching New Players||Get down with some new blood. That's right. It's about bringing in warm bodies and showing them the ropes. Chris and Shawn talk about teaching new players the game. -||23 4 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDwDnD#143 – NPCs||Let's get down with extras, supporting, flat, and round characters. It's all about NPCs this week as we break down what you need to do to make them happen at the table in the most glorious of ways. Get down and get to know the non player characters.||17 4 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDwDnD#142 – Dragon Heresy with Doug Cole||Let's get down with more alternate rules for Dungeons and Dragons 5th edition. We're talking about combat rules enhancements for your DnD game and getting all Viking up in here with Doug Cole and Dragon Heresy, which is kickstarting now.||10 4 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDwDnD#141 – Shared Worlds||Let's get down with compromise, playing in the same sandbox, and gaming in the same universe. Shawn and Chris are talking about sharing worlds from three different points of view today. Everyone DMing in the same game via rotating DM,||3 4 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDwDnD#140 – Low Level Adventures||Let's get down with Tier 1 and Tier 2 today. It's all about rocking out local and regional adventures this week. - Links Watch Mordenkainen’s Mayhem on Mondays DM David Talks DnD Hardcovers and the Plight of DMs||27 3 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDwDnD#139 – High Level Adventures||Let's get down with Tier 3 and Tier 4. It's high level adventures this week on Down with DnD. Link Mordenkainen’s Tome of Foes preview: Duergar D&D Beyond Content off to a great start||20 3 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDwD&D#138 – James Introcaso & The Demonplague||Let's get down with the sickness. Well, if that sickness is a demonplague then you should be all about it, right? I know James Introcaso is and he joins us to talk about the Demonplague Kickstarter and writing Adventure Path style adventures. Links||13 3 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDwD&D#137 – James Haeck on Creating D&D Content for Public Consumption||Let's get down with Haeck and making stuff for the people. It's a conversation about one man's journey into this crazy world of being a writer in the gameosphere and how one makes D&D game material for the people.||6 3 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDwD&D#136 – Prepping and Running Convention Games||Let's get down with the Con. Not Constitution but Conventions. Preparing and running to be the most proficient DM in the room be it AL or Homebrew. Shawn and Chris give you the dish on everything they know. Links Matt Colville’s Kickstarter||27 2 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDwD&D#135 – Initiative & Modes of Play||--||13 2 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDwD&D#134 – Logo’s on the DMs Guild||Let’s get down with Logo’s and the DM’s Guild. People be up in arms and we’re gonna talk about the logo controversy today. Get down and get Logo with it.||6 2 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDwD&D#133 – New Players||--||30 1 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDwD&D#132 – Strategy Game or Story Engine||--||23 1 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDwD&D#131 – All About Setting||--||16 1 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDwD&D#130 – 2018||--||10 1 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDwD&D#129 – Lysa Chen||--||3 1 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDwD&D#128 – Adventures in Middle Earth||--||26 12 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDwD&D#127 – Xanathar’s Review part 2||--||19 12 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDwD&D#126 – Rudy & Satine||--||12 12 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDwD&D#125 – Xanathar’s Review part 1||--||5 12 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDown w/ D&D 118 — Is D&D Doing What It Set Out To Do?||Let’s get down with starting up. This time it’s Jason Hobbs from Hobbs & Friends of the OSR talking with us about if D&D is accomplishing what it set out to do. Links Hobbs & Friends of the OSR D&D Reader Sly Flourish Talking Hard Moves||26 9 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
Dungeons & Dragons Information and Discussion
Dungeons and Dragons information and discussion from skilled players and gamemasters.
This podcast is great for new and old dungeon & dragons fans, as players and as gamemasters.
If you've only got time for one D&D podcast, make it this one.
Should be the official DnD podcast!
Love the mix of general and DnD community news, plus great guests and discussion on a specific topic. Hosted by two seasoned and smart people who have a long history of involvement in the hobby.
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