Roll For Topic
By Roll For Topic
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GM/DM discussions on topics related to running tabletop games. Each episode is a 30-45 minute conversation about one specific topic chosen by rolling 1d10 on a table of topics. Roll for Topic's regular cohosts are Andy Rau and Chris Salzman. If you or your GM is interested in being a guest, drop us a line!
||CleanEpisode 4 – Props and Handouts and When to Use Them (with Kyle Latino)||What do props and handouts add to a roleplaying game session? Special guest gamemaster Kyle Latino joins Chris and Andy to discuss the pros and cons of using handouts in your game. Episode 4 appendix: The Dragon Ball Z roleplaying game, which served as||2/6/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 3 – How to Use a Dungeon Master’s Screen (with guest Matt Wilson)||What makes a good DM screen, and what do they add to the game? Special guest gamemaster Matt Wilson joins Andy and Chris to talk about how they do (or don’t) use dungeon master’s screens. Episode 3 appendix (AKA things that got mentioned): Et||1/24/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 2: When Roleplaying Games Derail||What’s a GM to do when their best-laid plans are derailed by pesky players? Andy and Chris discuss the many ways roleplaying game sessions can go awry.||1/10/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 1: How to GM a Game in 2 Hours or Less||Is it possible to run a satisfying game session in just one or two hours? In this inaugural episode, Andy and Chris share their experiences running game sessions with very tight time constraints.||12/27/2018||Free||View in iTunes|