Useless Drivel – Gamex 2015

Kingsman RPG

Useless Drivel has braved another gaming convention and lived to tell the tale! Three times a year, the guys visit their local gaming convention in order to cram in as much gaming as possible over the course of a few days. While some cons are definitely better than others, this one was hands down the best! Join your hosts Matt and Robert this week as they recount their various RPG adventures during Gamex 2015. From epic heroism and awesome storytelling to double crosses and idiotic Kobolds, this con had it all. Sit back and relax, and keep an ear to the background noise for cultural enlightenment, it’s a brand new episode of Useless Drivel – A Podcast Without a Point!

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Episode 50 – Why We Love RPGs

Of the multitude of geek hobbies and influences that guide the MITC crew through their everyday lives, there is one in particular that has served as glue to keep us together.  It’s the ketchup to our mustard, the salt to our pepper, the dungeon to our dragon, and while we’ve talked about it plenty, our listener David from Quebec wants to know more!  Join us this week as we open up, share our feelings, and discuss what it is about role playing games that “does it” for us.  Snatch up those character sheets, buy some new sets of dice, and get ready for some sexual tension on an all new episode of Monkey in the Cage!

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Rules Heavy vs. Rules Light – Zen and the Art of GMing

I am currently at a major crossroads when it comes to the way I approach running a game.  Anyone who has listened to the early episodes of the podcast knows that I spent an abhorrently long time in the pre-planning stage of my campaign.  Finally, after years (literally) of juggling ideas around in my head, I was given a hard deadline by the rest of the group to start the game, and that’s when it all went sideways…

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