Gamer's Tavern

How does live action roleplaying differ from tabletop roleplaying? What different kinds of LARPs are there? We've got a huge panel of guests to talk about just that and to give you valuable tips to start LARPing or run your own event!

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Our Guests

Eddy Webb

Eddy’s website

White Wolf/Onyx Path

Vampire the Masquerade

Rites of the Blood

William Thrasher

Kettle of Fish Production

Skirmisher Publishing

Sequel Cast

d-Infinty Live

The Jester Dragon's Random Brothel Generator

Tammy Keyes

Widening Gyre

Travels with ten Bunneh

What We’ve Been Playing

Dungeons & Dragons 4th Edition (Tammy, Ross, Eddy)

Doctor Who Adventures in Time and Space (Tammy)

Mind’s Eye Theater (Eddy)

Cartoon Action Hour (Eddy)

Shaintar (Eddy)

Arkham Horror (Will)

Maid (Will)

Dungeons & Dragons new edition (Darryl)

Pathfinder Adventure Card Game (Darryl)

Pathfinder Emerald Spire Superdungeon (Darryl)

Mutants & Masterminds (Ross)

DC Adventures Universe for M&M (Ross)

Champions Complete (Ross)

Live Action Roleplaying

Salon LARPs

Boffer LARPs

Nordic LARPs

Battlestar Galactica LARP

Murder Mystery Dinner Party Games

Vampire: The Masquerade

Mind’s Eye Theater

7th Sea LARP Rules

Society for Creative Anachronism




Dystopia Rising

Mind’s Eye Society

Underground Theater

One World By Night

Gamer's Tavern is released under a CC BY-NC-ND 4.0 license. Music for Drive Thru RPG is "Tavern Brawl (demo)" by Save or Die, copyright 2013 all rights reserved, used with permission. Music for One Degree with Nick is copyright Nick Jaworski all rights reserved, used with permission.

Direct download: GamersTavernEp037.mp3
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Have an amazing idea that's too niche or too original to make it through the gatekeepers at the publishers? Whether it's a game, a novel, or something else: Publish it yourself! Learn how to do just that, the strengths and challenges of self-publishing, and how to get your product to the public.


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Accursed - The dark fantasy setting for Savage Worlds where you play the monsters battling evil witches.

One Degree with Nick - Nick Jaworski interviews the world, one degree of separation at a time.

Our Guest

Jennifer Rehnay

Jennifer’s Website

The Last Seraph

Line by Line Beta Reader

What We’ve Been Playing Lately

Wildstar (Jennifer)

League of Legends (Jennifer)

Champions Complete (Ross)

Mutants & Masterminds (Ross)

Star Trek Online (Ross)

Independent Publishing

Green Ronin Staff Page

Evil Hat Staff Page

Mantic Games

Super Meatboy


Amazon Createspace

Studio 2 (Ross’s printer)

Drive Thru RPG

Calibre (eBook organization and creation)

Adobe Illustrator


Adobe InDesign

Adam Jury InDesign tutorials

Microsoft Word

My Identifiers

We didn't talk about this on the show, but The Game Crafters is print on demand for board and card games

Poser Pro

Daz 3D

Google Adwords




Nordling’s review of Transformers 4

My Little Pony CCG

Circle Drawing Competitions

Direct download: GamersTavernEp036.mp3
Category:Gamer's Tavern -- posted at: 11:46pm EDT

Chainmail bikinis, cosplayer harassment, lack of female protagonists, and more. Gaming culture has many issues regarding sexism and in Part One of our episode on Sexism, Feminism, and Gaming; we identify the problem areas that make women feel excluded, marginalized, uncomfortable, or even fearful.

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Our Guests

Carinn Seabolt

Evil Beagle Games

Jennifer Baughman

World’s Largest Dungeon

Seventh Seas

Jazmine and Andrea

D20 Girls Website (under construction)

D20 Girls Facebook Page

Texas D20 Girls Facebook Page

Louisiana D20 Girls Facebook Page


What We’ve Been Playing Lately

Torg (Ross, Jennifer) 

Savage Worlds (Ross, Jennifer, Carinn) 

FATE (Jennifer, Carinn) 

Atomic Robo (Jennifer) 

13th Age (Jennifer)

Night’s Black Agents (Jennifer) 

Conspiracy X (Jennifer) 

Shaintar (Carinn) 

Justice and Life (Carinn) 

Cards Against Humanity (Darryl)

Gears of Wars Board Game (Jazmine)

Watchdogs (Andrea) 

Grand Theft Auto V (Andrea) 

Champions Complete (Ross) 

Red Dragon Inn (Ross) 

Starlit Citadel Red Dragon Inn Playthrough

Sexism and Gaming

Ubisoft Says Women Are Too Hard for Assassins Creed

Nintendo and Gay Relationships

Exalted Camel Toe (Savant and Sorcerers)

Realistic Female Armor

GenCon Offensive Booth (Trigger Warnings)

On Mighty Thews post on artwork


Early Star Trek Online advertisement

Sex Doesn't Sell

Carl's Jr Mystique Ad



Dork Tower Fake Geek Girl comics





Cracked on the Men’s Rights Movement

Posthuman Studios Fires MRAs


Dickwolves Comic (Trigger Warning) 

Timeline of the Incident 

Mike’s New Year’s Resolution 


MRA Shooting

Direct download: GamersTavernEp035.mp3
Category:Gamer's Tavern -- posted at: 12:26am EDT