The tabletop RPG weekly news show! News and chat about the latest D&D and other tabletop roleplaying games!

May 2, 2020

#98: Exploration in Fantasy Roleplaying

This week, Morrus and Peter talk about Peter’s upcoming book about the underutilized third pillar of Dungeons & Dragons 5e: Exploration. In the news, a new head of Dungeons & Dragons, Gen Con events delayed, UK Games Expo Cancelled, Alien RPG Starter Set Pre-Orders, Comic Relief to play D&D, Temple of Elemental Evil Reincarnated, and more! Plus a brand new sketch about showing your love of D&D via merchandising.



Modiphius Gave Away John Carter of Mars RPG for Last Week of April (no longer available)

Temple of Elemental Evil Reincarnated

Echo Knight is Wildemount’s Most Popular Subclass

Wildemount: Dark Star Free Adventure from D&D Beyond

UK Games Expo Canceled

PaizoCon Online 2020

Gen Con Event Registration Delayed

Alien RPG Starter Set & Colonial Marines Adventure Pre-Order

Gale Force Nine Alien Board Game

Comic Relief Plays D&D

D&D Twitch Page

Tiltify Page for Comic Relief Plays D&D

Ray Winninger New Head of Dungeons & Dragons

Lyonesse RPG Based on the Works of Jack Vance

Trailer for Mythological Figures & Maleficent Monsters

The Fumble: Shane Stack’s satirical column on tabletop RPGs

Epic Monsters: Karkaddan

Jonathan Tweet on Alignment in D&D

Game Design Masterclass: Going Diceless

Streaming Video for Tabletop Ranked



Deadlands: The Weird West


Iopos: Lair of Deceit

Sunken Dungeon: D&D + Coloring

Dungeons Your Party Will Die For

The Sickest Witch Solo Story Mode

Egg Embry’s RPG Crowdfunding News


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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