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Waterdeep: A Tale of Two Fishies – D & D Forgotten Realms Adventure

By request of a friend of the pod we play and review Waterdeep: A Tale of Two Fishies.

Waterdeep: A Tail of Two Fishies is a comedic heist adventure to steal the Xanathar’s goldfish Sylgar from right under the beholder’s eyes.

Episode 59 Fiasco Last Christmas in O’Hare

It’s Christmas Eve in O’Hare Airport and everyone is snowed in.  There is something odd happening at Joey’s Burgers and what exactly is in that chopped pork sandwich anyway?

Episode 58 Masks of Nyarlathotep Episode 4 Part 2

This is the conclusion of Episode 4 which was truncated in the uploading for some reason. Here is the rest of the episode with apologies for missing the end.

Episode 57 Masks of Nyarlathotep Episode 4

The investigators are delving into the mystery of the Carlisle expedition and are starting to learn the truth about what is happening.  And the truth may be eroding their sanity. And a second trip to the Juju house may be in the offing.

Episode 56 Masks of Nyarlathotep Episode 3

The investigators continue looking into the death of their friend Jackson Elias. But, it seems, there are some people who are not happy about their investigation. It may be that there is nowhere to run, even the police may be in on it.

And, has one investigator already seen more than she can handle?

GM1 Gamemaster’s Lair Episode 1

The Rollin Nerds have a lot of experience (we are all old) at playing and running games. So we are passing along our vast knowledge to you.

We recommend games to try and games to avoid as a new GM.

We list the pitfalls of being a new GM and how to avoid them.

And finally we discuss alignment and how it used (or not used) in D&D.

 

 

 

Episode 52 Kagegami High Part 1 A Smiling Time

The Nerds are high school students at a Japanese school for girls. The problem is they don’t remember applying to the school or even how they got here. In this episode the girls meet their room mates  and some of the other inhabitants of Kageshimi. It’s sure to be “A Smiling Time”

Episode 51 Mutants and Masterminds Part 1

The Nerds tackle Mutants and Masterminds in George R. R. Martins Wild Cards universe.

Set largely during an alternate history of the United States, the series follows humans who contracted the Wild Card virus, an alien virus that rewrites DNA and mutates survivors; those who acquire minor or crippling physical conditions are known as Jokers, and those who acquire superhuman abilities are known as Aces.

The Nerds are Aces in New York tracking down clues to stop a disaster at a planned charity concert in Central Park. Will they solve the mystery and avert disaster? Or will they cause more harm than good?