Metagamers Anonymous

Metagamers Anonymous is dedicated to the tabletop RPG hobby through the lense of immersive roleplaying. In each episode, the cast discusses elements of the gaming experience, sharing their own thoughts and hard-won lessons gleaned from decades of play, and offering advice on achieving greater satisfaction through the auspices of character and story development and the shared tabletop RPG experience.


MetAnon Ep230 – Taking Initiative

In our 230th regular episode of Metagamers Anonymous, we talk initiative systems and explore the concept of narrative initiative. Metagamers Anonymous is a podcast dedicated to tabletop roleplaying games and (mostly) related material. To join the conversation, drop us a line at

Hosts: Erik, Rich, Jason, Joe, Alicia, and Jessie

Links from the show:

The Art of Starting a Fight: Narrative Initiative in D&D (Article)
Dynamic Initiative (D&D Accessory)
Savage Worlds Adventure Edition (RPG)
Dungeon World (RPG)
The Awkward Dungeon Master (YouTube Channel)
Clearly Guilty Discord (Discussion Channel)

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 2020-06-08  1h23m