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.
In our 200th regular episode of Metagamers Anonymous, the cast tackles the complex nuances of wrapping a story around the PCs in an RPG. They also meander through some entertaining (to them, anyway!) vignettes, talk character growth, sandboxing,
In this episode of our interview series, Erik sits down at GenghisCon with game writer and designer Sean Patrick Fannon of Evil Beagle Games. They talk about his long-standing involvement with the con and the events his team was running at the show,
In the latest episode of our interview series, Erik sits down at GenghisCon with game writer Sean Roberson, co-lead developer on the Rifts for Savage Worlds product line. They talk about upcoming products, how Sean broke into game design,
In our 199th regular episode of Metagamers Anonymous, the cast reminisces about some of the many topics they’ve covered in almost eight years on the air and consider what experiences they have yet to explore.
In our 198th regular episode of Metagamers Anonymous, the cast evaluates the art of creating opportunities for character growth. They also consider the bittersweet victory of the most recent session of their home game,
In our 197th regular episode of Metagamers Anonymous, the cast discusses implementing challenges and puzzles that must be navigated in character via roleplaying. They also talk about their recent games, shaking up expectations in a new game setting,
In our 196th regular episode of Metagamers Anonymous, the cast mulls over the challenges of dealing with hindrances that contradict with character development. They also discuss their recent games, talk about character goals and RP-oriented sessions,
In our 195th regular episode of Metagamers Anonymous, the cast discusses the fine art of inserting PCs into a scenario with insider information. They also talk player vs. character knowledge and provide some details about their newest campaign.
In the latest episode of our interview series, Erik and Jessie are joined by Jim Pinto of Post World Games and Phil Reed from Steve Jackson Games to talk about the con, the gaming industry, personal projects, and more!
In our 194th regular episode of Metagamers Anonymous, the recurring crew from a year of The Black Monk PRAXIS games celebrates a wrap on their campaign and talks about their GameDay experience. They also interview Cory from the local Legend of the Five...