Tag: "13th age"

Episode 67 – Baking a Cake with Handguns

This week we talk about a number of different things including Hannah’s three legged kitten, why Nick thinks Interstellar sucked, the Star Wars trailer, and moral decisions by players in tabletop games. Is it a lot to cover in an hour? Perhaps, but that’s never stopped us before. Besides, that

Read more

13A Hack: Player Driven Relationship Rolls

The 13th Age core book details three main uses for Icon relationship dice: rolling at the start of every session for improvisational guides, rolling for dramatic events, and rolling for discovery and surprise when the players go off the prepped course. The latter two are brilliant; they successfully allow players

Read more

13th Age Contest: The White and the Wizard King

I only recently discovered the Iconic Podcast, a show dedicated to my favorite edition of D&D: 13th Age. Not only do they interview the big players in the 13th Age scene including the game’s co-creator Rob Heinsoo, but it’s refreshing to hear a gaming podcast really drill down into the mechanics of a particular game in

Read more

Episode 48 – Bulette Radio

Welcome to episode 48 of Bulette Radio The Dorkadia Podcast! (sorry, Hannah) This week we start out with a brief discussion where Charles talks about hating multiplayer content in Watch Dogs and then thankfully move on to talking about tabletop RPGs. Jon turns Megan’s 13th Age character into a boss fight and

Read more

Why I was scared to play D&D

Why I was scared to play D&D is an odd title for an article from Dorkadia, I know – It’s a pretty safe assumption all of us are in or planning a campaign at any given point in time. So the thought of being scared to play at the table

Read more

Episode 43 – Megan is a Monster

It’s an episode and we say things! What things? Why would you ask that? Are you looking for spoilers? Fine, I shall spoil you with the spoiliest of spoilers about the episode which is to come! Charles, Hannah, Jon, and Megan discuss the recent transformation of Megan’s 13th Age character

Read more

Episode 39 – Undead Sardines

We talk about some stuff… like real stuff things that you wouldn’t believe with your brain organs. Yeah, okay, it’s mostly video games, music, and comics. That’s why you tune in every week, isn’t it? We’re pretty sure you wouldn’t  be the audience for our gardening tips. So gather around

Read more

13th Age Monsters – The Evil Party

13th Age Monsters – The Evil Party! Last week I talked about an encounter that Jon and I worked on together in 13th Age – the Manifestations of Will. When Jon and I ran this encounter in our respective games, we each used the mechanic with an evil version of

Read more

13th Age Encounter – Manifestations of Will

As we’ve mentioned on the podcast, Jon and I co-GM for each other. We spend a ton of time talking to each other about our respective games, spitballing ideas and proofreading the other GM’s session notes. This has been a huge help for me as a newbie GM especially where

Read more

Significant Other (Succubus) – Day 14 D&D 40th Anniversary Blog Hop

This is day 14 of the of d20 Dark Ages’ D&D 40th Anniversary Blog Hop Challenge! Based off of the challenge’s prompts I will be sharing personal stories about my history with Dungeons & Dragons every day in February. You can hop to another participating blog by using the links at the

Read more

    1 2