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Wide-ranging tabletop role-playing discussion, a variety of guests, and occasional actual-play content. All done with a casual, conversational vibe.
Everything from tips for playing and GMing, to rule system discussions, with plenty of whatever happens to cross our minds along the way!
Are we ”experts”? No!
Do we really love ttRPGs? HECK YEAH!!!
To that end, we‘re just looking to start conversations to help folks better understand how they can have more fun playing make-believe, and chucking dice!

April 19, 2022

79: Mecha and Mechasys with Studio 404 Games

Who doesn't love big, giant, stompy robots?

This week we're joined by Brett and Phil from Studio 404 Games to talk about mecha, mecha anime, mecha gaming, and most importantly, their fabulous Genesys supplement "Mechasys".  A good time is had by all, and there's lots of talk about all the fun you can have with mecha in you games!

Studio 404 Games links:
     Website:  https://www.studio404games.com/

     Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Studio404Games/

     Twitter:  https://twitter.com/studio404games

     Drive-Thru RPG: https://www.drivethrurpg.com/browse.php?author=Studio%20404%20Games&affiliate_id=2018399

 

d20 Network Spotlight:  Primed By Cortex -- https://pbcpod.podbean.com/

 

Game of the Week:

     Steve G:  Fullmetal President -- https://www.drivethrurpg.com/product/149660/Fullmetal-President-White-House-Mecha-Chaos?affiliate_id=2018399

     Brett Bowen:  Misspent Youth -- (Launches 4/19/2022) https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/fraggingunicorns/misspent-youth-fall-in-love-not-in-line

     GM Phil:  Kids Logic Robotech miniatures line/Kickstarter -- https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/minitech-games/robotech-macross-dog-fight-the-miniatures-game

     Steve S:  Happiness is a Warm Gun -- https://www.drivethrurpg.com/product/346324/Happiness-is-a-Warm-Gun?affiliate_id=2018399

 

*We have an affiliate link with Drive-Thru RPG.  All this does is give us a small percentage of your purchase cost on Drive-Thru as a "referral bonus".  It does not cost you, as a consumer, anything extra.*

 

We greatly appreciate the donations of our Patreon supporters: Eric Witman, Jeff McKinney, Jesse!, and Joshua Gopal-Boyd!  Y'all make keeping this going possible!

 

As always folks, have fun, be kind to each other, and go play some rpgs!

 

You can reach us at meandsteverpg@gmail.com

On Facebook as Me and Steve RPG Podcast

On Twitter @AndRPGs

on TikTok @meandsteverpgpodcast

Support us on Patreon:  https://www.patreon.com/MeandSteveTalkRPGs

 

Join us on our Discord! Me And Steve RPG Discord  https://discord.gg/5wWNcYW

 

We are proud members of the d20 Radio Network! http://www.d20radio.com/main/

 

November 30, 2021

59: Running Pre-Written Adventures with Tom B

This week the Steves are joined by fellow d20 Network host Tom B (of the Shared Sagas Podcast) to have a talk around tricks and tips for something we all do, and probably all struggle with.  Running those pesky pre-written adventures and modules!

 

d20 Network Podcast of the Week:  Shared Sagas -- https://sharedsagas.podbean.com/

or on Facebook at : https://www.facebook.com/Shared.Sagas/

 

Game of the Week:  

     Tom B:  Relics: a Game of Angels -- https://www.drivethrurpg.com/product/305834/Relics-A-Game-of-Angels?affiliate_id=2018399

     Steve G:  Beach Patrol -- https://www.drivethrurpg.com/product/256906/Beach-Patrol?affiliate_id=2018399

     Steve S:  Turkey Terror: VHS 2  -- https://www.drivethrurpg.com/product/336844/Turkey-Terror-VHS-2?affiliate_id=2018399

 

Also, be sure to check our Discord server (link below) for special bonus audio from our conversation with Tom!

 

As always folks, have fun, be kind to each other, and go play some rpgs!

 

You can reach us at meandsteverpg@gmail.com

On Facebook as Me and Steve RPG Podcast

On Twitter @AndRPGs

Join us on Discord! Me And Steve RPG Discord  https://discord.gg/5wWNcYW

 

We are proud members of the d20 Radio Network! http://www.d20radio.com/main/

 

 

 

November 16, 2021

57: Less than Perfect Play

This week the Steves have a talk about playing "sub-optimally"!

It's a conversation about a different way to look at playing rpgs, and just maybe a way you can add a different layer of enjoyment to your table.

 

d20 Network Podcast of the Week:  Adventure Game Engine Interest Series (or AGEIS) https://soundcloud.com/ageispodcast/tracks

 

Game of the Week:

     Steve S:  Hello My Name is Death -- https://www.drivethrurpg.com/product/346573/Hello-My-Name-is-Death?affiliate_id=2018399

     Steve G:  Cy_Borg -- https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/jnohr/cy-borg

 

As always folks, have fun, be kind to each other, and go play some rpgs!

 

You can reach us at meandsteverpg@gmail.com

On Facebook as Me and Steve RPG Podcast

On Twitter @AndRPGs

Join us on Discord! Me And Steve RPG Discord  https://discord.gg/5wWNcYW

 

We are proud members of the d20 Radio Network! http://www.d20radio.com/main/

 

 

September 28, 2021

50:RPG Safety Tools w/ Ryan Boelter

This week, it's our long-promised talk on Safety Tools for RPG play.  We reached out to Ryan Boelter from the Character Creation Cast podcast, and he was kind enough to join us for an excellent discussion of what these tools are, how to implement and use them, and also where to find more information on them, in addition to our discussion here.

     Referenced Resources:

          Character Creation Cast Session Zero document: 

https://docs.google.com/document/d/1XmFAZHQfFKTkQkLEbglQfyuihhFAyBpCPdsj9qc12Jk/edit

          The RPG Safety Toolkit, compiled by Kienna Shaw and Lauren Bryant-Monk:

https://i.4pcdn.org/tg/1583202183294.pdf

          Monte Cook Games "Consent in Gaming":

https://www.montecookgames.com/consent-in-gaming/

 

Links to find Ryan Boelter:

     Twitter : @lordneptune

     Websites: https://lordneptunecreates.wordpress.com/

                      https://lordneptune.itch.io/

                      https://www.charactercreationcast.com/

 

d20 Network Podcast of the Week:  The Staggering Dragon -- https://thestaggeringdragon.com/category/stagdrag-podcast/

 

Game of the Week:

     Steve G: Project 8ball -- https://www.drivethrurpg.com/product/369206/Project-8Ball?affiliate_id=2018399

     Ryan B: Anyone Can Wear the Mask -- https://jeffstormer.itch.io/mask

     Steve S: Cold Shadows -- https://www.drivethrurpg.com/product/224720/Cold-Shadows?affiliate_id=2018399

 

As always folks, have fun, be kind to each other, and go play some rpgs!

 

You can reach us at meandsteverpg@gmail.com

On Facebook as Me and Steve RPG Podcast

On Twitter @AndRPGs

Join us on Discord! Me And Steve RPG Discord  https://discord.gg/5wWNcYW

 

We are proud members of the d20 Radio Network! http://www.d20radio.com/main/