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June 20, 2020

#105: Beowulf Age of Heroes for 5e with Jon Hodgson

This week, Morrus and Peter are joined by Jon Hodgson from Handiwork Games to talk about the new Beowulf RPG currently on Kickstarter. In the news (and there is so, so much news), Multiple new Dungeons & Dragons books announced, Paizo management change, Starfinder playtest, GAMA holds board elections, Wizards of the Coast addresses race in D&D, and a lot, lot, lot more. Plus Our Favorite Game in All the World and a brand new sketch about the difficult choice of what character to play.


Our Guest

Jon Hodgson

Beowulf: Age of Heroes on Kickstarter



Bestiary for Call of Cthulhu

Cover Reveal of Warhammer: Age of Sigmar: Soulbound: Shadows in the Mist

Burn Bryte is an RPG by Roll20

GAMA Has a New Board

Solasta: Crown of the Magister Demo Updated

News Digest for the Week of June 19 (D&D Cookbook, Baldur’s Gate III Early Access Date, Giant Book of Cyberpunk Battlemaps)

Starfinder Playtest in July

Humble Bundle Fight for Racial Justice Bundle

New Leadership at Paizo

Wizards of the Coast Confirms Icewind Dale: Rime of the Frostmaiden

Beadle & Grimm’s Platinum Edition of Rime of the Frostmaiden

Icewind Dale Dice

Pre-order Icewind Dale: Rime of the Frostmaiden on Amazon

Pre-order Heroes’ Feast: The Official Dungeons & Dragons Cookbook on Amazon

Jeremy Crawford’s Statements on Race in D&D

Wizards of the Coast’s Official Announcement and Action Plan on Race in D&D

Fungi & Dragons One Page Adventure



Maximum Apocalypse

Beowulf: Age of Heroes

Modern Mythos and Machines

Find all the crowdfunding projects ending soon every week with Egg Embry’s RPG Crowdfunding News




The Hermit’s Sanctuary


Hosts: Russ “Morrus” Morrissey and Peter Coffey

Editing and post-production: Darryl Mott

Kickstarter News Column used for the Kickstarter Game: Egg Embry

Theme Song: Steve Arnott

Kickstarter Game Theme: Lyrics by Russ Morrissey, Vocals by “drwilko”, Guitar by Darryl Mott

Malach the Maleficent played by Darren Morrissey

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