Monthly Archives: April 2019

Ego Check with The Id DM – Episode 45 – Greg Leatherman

Greg Leatherman, founder of VRECast, joins me to talk about his life as a gay man and what it’s been like for him playing tabletop RPGs since the 1980s. He details the origins of the Very Random Encounters podcast, which … Continue reading

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Ego Check with The Id DM – Episode 44 – Adam Johns & Adam Davis

Adam Johns and Adam Davis from Game to Grow join the pod to talk about their years of experience running games for children on the autism spectrum and how their experience was funneled into the Critical Core tabletop roleplaying game. Critical Core is designed to teach children … Continue reading

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Ego Check with The Id DM – Episode 43 – Enrique “NewbieDM” Bertran

Enrique “NewbieDM” Bertran joins Ego Check once again to talk about his new Patreon campaign. I wanted to talk with Enrique to discuss the success of Critical Role and how other intellectual properties might capitalize on that formula. We ponder how … Continue reading

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Ego Check with The Id DM – Episode 42 – François Alliot

François Alliot, designer of the Reigns series of games, discusses his Tinder-inspired approach to probabilistic narrative game design. He talks about his quest to find a great “flow” for his games and how he wants to surprise players. We delve into the … Continue reading

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