One Shot

One Shot is a podcast about role playing games. Every month, host and Game Master James D'Amato leads a group of players on a self-contained adventure. Every adventure will be wrapped up in 4-5 episodes in time for a new story, in a new system, with new players the following month. One Shot will explore ever RP system possible to give listeners a sampling of the possibilities in the wide wild of role playing.

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 1h9m. Bisher sind 359 Folge(n) erschienen. Dies ist ein wöchentlich erscheinender Podcast


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episode 347: 327. Hex Ed Part 2

Ellory wraps up her first night of adventure, but to do it she'll have to confront the mystery person who publishes her favorite zines. Will this help her write her paper? What if she does something embarrassing? What if she thinks they are hot!? (they are) Will Ellory be able to buckle down on night two, or will she look for an easy way out?



episode 346: 326. Hex Ed Part 1

Eloree is a normal student at a liberal and esoteric arts college, and she has a potions paper to write at the end of her first term. Unfortunately, she hates potions and all of the necessary reference material is checked out at the library which means she'll have to get creative...



episode 345: 325. Haven: City of Violence Part 3

I didn't get to listen to this one before posting, but my editor assures me there is a fisting joke.



episode 344: 324. Haven: City of Violence Part 2

The brave officers of P.I.S.S. get attacked in the line of duty.



episode 343: 323. Haven: City of Violence Part 1

The folks from One Shot West fill in for James while he is on bereavement leave. They play Haven: City of Violence, a game you might be familiar with from System Mastery.


 2019-09-16  1h3m

episode 342: 322. For the Queen: Doubter's Faith

A small kingdom with waning power has recently crowned a young queen who might have the ability to turn things around, but not without affecting those who hold her dear.


 2019-09-09  1h21m

episode 341: 321. Hearts of Magic Part 3

The sound of wind rattling bones shares a tender moment with the entropomancer sent by The Order. Unrest in the city grows as the humans in the order and the witches fail to see the joke.


 2019-09-03  54m

episode 340: 320. Hearts of Magic Part 2

The Order's inspector visits The Home of House Rapture for a dance. A routine diplomatic obligation initiates a change that will affect the city for decades. Also, that poor idiot made of chalk finally gets some help.


 2019-08-26  59m

episode 339: 319. Hearts of Magic Part 1

A random intersection of shifting leylines has turned a once unimportant and mostly ignored city into nexus of magical power. The Order seeks to control this power and prevent it from enabling a civil revolution. The Witches, a contingent of untrained citizens seek to harness magical power to throw off their oppressors. The Lords and Ladies, the historic fey rules of the city want to conduct business as usual. In this tumult we find three people who will soon be important to one another.


 2019-08-19  1h9m

episode 338: 318. Coffee Detective Part 3

Lil Bingo confronts Remmington Smuck in a jail cell with only his prison-issued crossbow (a legal requirement in the state of Florida) to defend himself. Also, the episode ends kinda early so we have plenty of bloopers from 2018 and 2019 to fill out the rest of the hour.


 2019-08-12  1h5m