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306 | Gary Gygax Sexism Controversy, Moonbeam Streaming Service, ENNIE Nominees, and more!
6d ago
306 | Gary Gygax Sexism Controversy, Moonbeam Streaming Service, ENNIE Nominees, and more!
This week, Morrus, PJ, and Jessica go over all the tabletop RPG news of the week including the Gary Gygax controversy, the new streaming service Moonbeam, ENNIE nominees announced, and more! -------------------- News D&D Historian Ben Riggs weighs in on Gary Gygax and sexism in D&D https://www.enworld.org/threads/d-d-historian-benn-riggs-on-gary-gygax-sexism.705192/ Dungeons & Dragons stamps from the UK Royal Mail https://www.royalmail.com/sending/stamps/dnd New streaming service Moonbeam seeks to compete with Twitch with a focus on TTRPGs https://www.enworld.org/threads/moonbeam-seeks-to-take-on-twitch-as-ttrpg-streaming-service.705427/ Monte Cook Games announced Cypher Stream Creator Fund for Moonbeam streams https://www.enworld.org/threads/monte-cook-games-announces-cypher-stream-creator-fund.705430/ Dyson’s Delves on Bundle of Holding https://bundleofholding.com/presents/DysonsDelves Applications open for GAMA’s Horizons Fellowship DEI initiative for new gaming publishers and retailers https://www.enworld.org/threads/applications-open-for-gamas-horizons-fellowship.705438/ 2024 Player’s Handbook Monk Preview https://www.enworld.org/threads/2024-players-handbook-reveal-new-monk.705178/ D&D Beyond previews of the cleric https://www.dndbeyond.com/posts/1767-2024-cleric-vs-2014-cleric-whats-new …the bard https://www.dndbeyond.com/posts/1768-2024-bard-vs-2014-bard-whats-new …and the sorcerer https://www.dndbeyond.com/posts/1769-2024-sorcerer-vs-2014-sorcerer-whats-new 2024 ENNIE Award Nominations https://www.enworld.org/threads/2024-ennie-nominations.705135/ Daggerheart open playtest v 1.5 available https://www.daggerheart.com/play                                                                                                            Quests from the Infinite Staircase on Amazon https://amzn.to/3Lko4eb -------------------- Please support us on Patreon at http://patreon.com/morrus Don’t forget to join the Morrus’ Unofficial Tabletop RPG Talk Facebook group at https://www.facebook.com/groups/1033145023517295/ and join us on Discord at https://discord.gg/VAuxX8M Ask your Listener Question on Twitter, email morruspodcast@gmail.com, or contact us on TikTok at TikTok -------------------- Hosts: Russ “Morrus” Morrissey, PJ Coffey, and Jessica Hancock Editing and post-production: Darryl Mott Theme Song: Steve Arnott Malach the Maleficent played by Darren Morrissey Check out all the media content from EN World at http://enliverpg.com
305 | Roll20 Hacked, No More Hydro74 D&D Covers, Moria Pre-order, and more!
Jul 7 2024
305 | Roll20 Hacked, No More Hydro74 D&D Covers, Moria Pre-order, and more!
This week, Morrus, PJ, and Jessica go over all the tabletop RPG news of the week including the Roll20 hack, no more Hydro74 alternate D&D covers, exciting Kickstarters, and more! -------------------- News Hydro74 will be doing no more alternate D&D covers https://www.enworld.org/threads/there-will-be-no-more-hydro74-alternate-d-d-covers.705079/ A Peek at Quests from The Infinite Staircase https://www.enworld.org/threads/a-peek-at-quests-from-the-infinite-staircase.705057/ Table of Contents from Quests from the Infinite Staircase https://www.enworld.org/threads/quests-from-the-infinite-staircase-toc-and-zargon.705054/ Roll20 Hacked, Customer Information Possible Exposed https://www.enworld.org/threads/roll20-hacked-customer-information-possibly-exposed.705130/ Moria: Through the Doors of Durin pre-orders are open https://www.enworld.org/threads/moria-through-the-doors-of-durin-pre-orders-open.705129/ RPG Print News https://www.enworld.org/threads/rpg-print-news-%E2%80%93-cubicle-7-arc-dream-publishing-and-more.705020/ Planet of the Apes RPG on Kickstarter https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/magneticpressplay/the-official-planet-of-the-apes-role-playing-game Dr. Dhrolin’s Dictionary of Dinosaurs from PalaeoGames for Pathfinder 2nd Edition on Kickstarter https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/palaeogames/pathfinder-second-ed-dr-dhrolins-dictionary-of-dinosaurs Songs of the Spellbound Sea: Nautical Adventures for 5e (the one including a mod for Baldur’s Gate 3) https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/somanyrobots/songs-of-the-spellbound-sea-new-player-options-for-5e EN World Thread on Pre-Order Bonuses for 2024 Player’s Handbook https://www.enworld.org/threads/d-d-pre-orders-this-is-sad.705106/ -------------------- Please support us on Patreon at http://patreon.com/morrus Don’t forget to join the Morrus’ Unofficial Tabletop RPG Talk Facebook group at https://www.facebook.com/groups/1033145023517295/ and join us on Discord at https://discord.gg/VAuxX8M Ask your Listener Question on Twitter, email morruspodcast@gmail.com, or contact us on TikTok at TikTok -------------------- Hosts: Russ “Morrus” Morrissey, PJ Coffey, and Jessica Hancock Editing and post-production: Darryl Mott Theme Song: Steve Arnott Malach the Maleficent played by Darren Morrissey Check out all the media content from EN World at http://enliverpg.com
304 | 13th Age Second Edition with Rob Heinsoo
Jun 29 2024
304 | 13th Age Second Edition with Rob Heinsoo
This week, Morrus and Jessica talk with Rob Heinsoo about 13th Age 2nd Edition. In the news, more previews of the Dungeons & Dragons 2024 Player’s Handbook, PaizoCon Europe dates announced, new Planar Map for the D&D cosmology, and more! -------------------- News PaizoCon Europe 2024 location and dates announced https://www.enworld.org/threads/paizocon-europe-2024-dates-announced.705006/ CRIT Awards social media statement about Gen Con event cancellation https://x.com/crit_awards/status/1806766319565713607 Voidrunner’s Codex from EN Publishing on Kickstarter https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/enworld/the-voidrunners-codex-sci-fi-box-set-for-5e-and-level-up-a5e Dungeons & Dragons 5th Edition preview videos for the 2024 Player’s Handbook: Barbarian https://www.enworld.org/threads/2024-players-handbook-reveal-4-new-barbarian.704894/ Rogue https://www.enworld.org/threads/2024-players-handbook-reveal-new-rogue.704939/ Warlock https://www.enworld.org/threads/2024-players-handbook-reveal-new-warlock.704955/ Druid https://www.enworld.org/threads/2024-players-handbook-reveal-shape-of-new-druid.704975/ Wizard https://www.enworld.org/threads/2024-players-handbook-reveal-new-wizard.704992/ DM Screen revealed https://www.enworld.org/threads/new-dm-screen-revealed-by-nz-retailer.704986/ New Planar Map https://www.enworld.org/threads/check-out-the-new-map-of-d-ds-planes.704901/ Fanroll Reveals Three New D&D 50th Anniversary Dice Sets https://icv2.com/articles/news/view/57229/fanroll-reveals-three-new-d-d-50th-anniversary-dice-sets -------------------- 13th Age Pelgrane Press page https://pelgranepress.com/13th-age/ Kickstarter page for late backers https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/pelgranepress/13th-age-second-edition-storytelling-action-fantasy-game Not DnD on 13th Age 2nd Edition from May 2023 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PyHzFjEb2Cw 13th Age Demo at UKGE from 2013 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EQqPKSlf5CY -------------------- Please support us on Patreon at http://patreon.com/morrus Don’t forget to join the Morrus’ Unofficial Tabletop RPG Talk Facebook group at https://www.facebook.com/groups/1033145023517295/ and join us on Discord at https://discord.gg/VAuxX8M Ask your Listener Question on Twitter, email morruspodcast@gmail.com, or contact us on TikTok at TikTok -------------------- Hosts: Russ “Morrus” Morrissey, PJ Coffey, and Jessica Hancock Editing and post-production: Darryl Mott Theme Song: Steve Arnott Malach the Maleficent played by Darren Morrissey Check out all the media content from EN World at http://enliverpg.com
303 | 2024 Dungeons & Dragons Player's Handbook Preview, Evil Genius Games Controversdy, and more!
Jun 22 2024
303 | 2024 Dungeons & Dragons Player's Handbook Preview, Evil Genius Games Controversdy, and more!
This week, Morrus, PJ, and Jessica talk about the week’s tabletop RPG news including new previews of the Dungeons & Dragons 2024 Player’s Handbook, controversy with Evil Genius Games again, and more! -------------------- News Is Evil Genius Games Doubling Down on NFTs & Blockchain? https://www.enworld.org/threads/is-evil-genius-games-doubling-down-on-nfts-blockchain.704819/ Glaze 2.0 released https://glaze.cs.uchicago.edu/downloads.html DC20 Kickstarter https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/thedungeoncoach/dc20 The Stormlight Archive RPG Kickstarter pre-launch page https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/brotherwise/the-stormlight-archive-rpg Roll20 Updated D&D Character Sheet https://app.roll20.net/characters/create/dnd2024alpha 2024 D&D Character Sheets on D&D Beyond https://marketplace.dndbeyond.com/LP-CRB-2024/D3898000 All 48 Player’s Handbook 2024 Subclasses https://www.enworld.org/threads/all-48-player%E2%80%99s-handbook-2024-subclasses.704863/ Greyhawk map from Mike Schley https://www.enworld.org/threads/check-out-the-new-dungeon-masters-guides-greyhawk-map.704864/ Wizards of the Coast 2024 Player’s Handbook Reveal #1 “Everything You Need to Know” https://www.enworld.org/threads/2024-players-handbook-reveal-1-everything-you-need-to-know.704817/ Reveal #2 “New Fighter https://www.enworld.org/threads/2024-players-handbook-reveal-2-new-fighter.704843/ Reveal #3 “New Paladin” https://www.enworld.org/threads/2024-players-handbook-reveal-3-new-paladin.704871/ Reveal #4 “New Barbarian” https://www.enworld.org/threads/2024-players-handbook-reveal-4-new-barbarian.704894/ Pre-order page for D&D Beyond https://marketplace.dndbeyond.com/category/core-rulebook-bundle Pre-order page for Roll20 https://marketplace.roll20.net/browse/bundle/31887/dandd-core-rulebook-bundle-2024 Pre-order page for Fantasy Grounds http://affiliates.fantasygrounds.com/318633/15958/url_30966 Pre-order page for Foundry https://foundryvtt.com/packages/dnd-players-handbook Pre-order page for Amazon Player’s Handbook https://amzn.to/3VxjeyV Dungeon Master’s Guide https://amzn.to/3VRKoln Monster Manual https://amzn.to/3KSsrwG Dungeon Master’s Screen https://amzn.to/3VX5BdS Character Sheets https://amzn.to/3KVCpNO Egg Embry’s Free RPG Day 2024 Guide https://www.enworld.org/threads/free-rpg-day-2024-guide.704816/ Voidrunner’s Codex on Kickstarter from EN Publishing https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/enworld/the-voidrunners-codex-sci-fi-box-set-for-5e-and-level-up-a5e EN Publishing Update for June 2024 covering Voidrunner’s Codex https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EjZdFXBTlek Pathfinder Plushies from WizKids available for pre-order https://www.enworld.org/threads/pre-orders-open-for-pathfinder-plushies-from-wizkids-and-kidrobot.704884/ -------------------- Please support us on Patreon at http://patreon.com/morrus Don’t forget to join the Morrus’ Unofficial Tabletop RPG Talk Facebook group at https://www.facebook.com/groups/1033145023517295/ and join us on Discord at https://discord.gg/VAuxX8M Ask your Listener Question on Twitter, email morruspodcast@gmail.com, or contact us on TikTok at TikTok -------------------- Hosts: Russ “Morrus” Morrissey, PJ Coffey, and Jessica Hancock Editing and post-production: Darryl Mott Theme Song: Steve Arnott Malach the Maleficent played by Darren Morrissey Check out all the media content from EN World at http://enliverpg.com
302 | Voidrunner's Codex Ship Combat Rules, DC20 Kickstarter Breaks $1m, Pathfinder Remaster Champion Class, and more!
Jun 16 2024
302 | Voidrunner's Codex Ship Combat Rules, DC20 Kickstarter Breaks $1m, Pathfinder Remaster Champion Class, and more!
This week, Morrus, PJ, and Jessica talk about the starship combat and hacking rules from Voidrunner’s Codex. In the news, DC20 Kickstarter breaks $1 million, new Champion class from Pathfinder Remaster, Heroes of Might and Magic TTRPG coming from Modiphius and more! -------------------- News RPG.net owner accused of liking/sharing right-wing social media posts https://esperderek.tumblr.com/post/753021968694034432/just-left-rpgnet-that-venerable-old-tabletop-rpg EN World thread on the closure of Dicebreaker https://www.enworld.org/threads/dicebreaker-closing-where-to-get-your-ttrpg-news.704723/ DC20 on Kickstarter https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/thedungeoncoach/dc20 An Adventure Double Feature on Kickstarter https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/896102915/an-adventure-double-feature-by-the-merry-mushmen Doctor Who A Stitch in Time from Cubicle 7 https://cubicle7games.com/doctor-who-a-stitch-in-time Pendragon 6th Edition from Chaosium https://www.chaosium.com/pendragon/ The True Cost of Cantrips by PJ Coffey https://homebrewandhacking.com/2024/05/17/the-true-cost-of-cantrips/ Heroes of Might and Magic RPG from Modiphius https://modiphius.net/en-us/pages/heroes-of-might-and-magic-rpg Preview of Pathfinder Player Core 2 and New Champion Class https://www.enworld.org/threads/preview-of-pathfinder-player-core-2-and-new-champion-class.704753/ Era: Balam on Kickstarter https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/shadesofvengeance/era-balam Stormlight Archive RPG pre-launch page https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/brotherwise/the-stormlight-archive-rpg Fungi of the Far Realms on Kickstarter https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/melsonia/fungi-of-the-far-realms-0 Voidrunner’s Codex Sci-Fi Box Set for D&D 5e and Level Up: A5E from EN Publishing on Kickstarter https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/enworld/the-voidrunners-codex-sci-fi-box-set-for-5e-and-level-up-a5e -------------------- Please support us on Patreon at http://patreon.com/morrus Don’t forget to join the Morrus’ Unofficial Tabletop RPG Talk Facebook group at https://www.facebook.com/groups/1033145023517295/ and join us on Discord at https://discord.gg/VAuxX8M Ask your Listener Question on Twitter, email morruspodcast@gmail.com, or contact us on TikTok at TikTok -------------------- Hosts: Russ “Morrus” Morrissey, PJ Coffey, and Jessica Hancock Editing and post-production: Darryl Mott Theme Song: Steve Arnott Malach the Maleficent played by Darren Morrissey Check out all the media content from EN World at http://enliverpg.com
301 | Return of the Ripper with Michael C. Davis from CERN
Jun 8 2024
301 | Return of the Ripper with Michael C. Davis from CERN
This week, Morrus and PJ talk to guest Michael C. Davis from CERN to talk about Return of the Ripper. In the news, Adam Bradford going to Fantasy Grounds as Roll20 buys Demiplane, cover reveal for the new Monster Manual, Diana Jones Award finalists announced, and more! -------------------- News Adam Bradford, D&D Beyond founder and former Demiplane developer, hired by Fantasy Grounds as Chief Development Officer https://www.enworld.org/threads/smiteworks-hires-d-d-beyond-founder-as-chief-development-officer-of-fantasy-grounds.704580/ Roll20 purchases Demiplane https://www.enworld.org/threads/roll20-purchases-demiplane.704589/ Cover reveal for 2025 Monster Manual https://www.enworld.org/threads/new-monster-manual-cover.704590/ Alternate cover for the Monster Manual https://www.enworld.org/threads/check-out-the-2025-monster-manual-alternate-cover.704631/ Back from UK Games Expo https://www.enworld.org/threads/back-from-uk-games-expo.704582/ Morrus accidentally bought a sword https://www.enworld.org/threads/so-who-else%E2%80%A6.704578/ Advanced Player’s Guide 2 and Bestiary 2 for Savage Worlds on Kickstarter https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/545820095/pathfinder-for-savage-worlds-apg-2-and-bestiary-2 Paramount+ not continuing with development of live-action D&D TV show https://www.enworld.org/threads/paramount-will-not-proceed-with-dungeons-dragons-live-action-tv-show.704528/ Gamers 4: Dorkness Falls on Kickstarter https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1464770493/gamers-4-dorkness-falls Preview of The Making of Original Dungeons & Dragons 1970-1977 https://www.enworld.org/threads/a-preview-of-the-making-of-original-dungeons-dragons-1970-1977.704490/ SFWA posthumously presents Jennell Jaquays with the 2024 Kate Wilhelm Solstice Award for “significant contributions to the science fiction, fantasy, and related genres community” https://www.enworld.org/threads/sfwa-posthumously-presents-jennell-jaquays-with-the-2024-kate-wilhelm-solstice-award.704638/ 2024 Diana Jones Award Finalists announced https://www.enworld.org/threads/2024-diana-jones-award-finalists-announced.704637/ Shadowrun 5th Edition Essentials Bundle on Bundle of Holding https://bundleofholding.com/presents/2024SR5Essentials Voidrunner’s Codex from EN Publishing on Kickstarter https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/enworld/the-voidrunners-codex-sci-fi-box-set-for-5e-and-level-up-a5e Era: Balam from Shades of Vengeance https://www.shadesofvengeance.com/era-balam/ TTRPGs for Palestine Bundle on Itch.io https://itch.io/b/2295/ttrpgs-for-palestine Dungeons & Dragons HeroClix Inconix: Cave of the Owlbear from WizKids https://shop.wizkids.com/products/dungeons-dragons-heroclix-iconix-cave-of-the-owlbear Lancer TTRPG Core Rulebook on Amazon https://amzn.to/4bQoKn8 Astronomical Scenery Dresses Up Your Space Travel https://www.enworld.org/threads/astronomical-scenery-dresses-up-your-space-travel.704604/ -------------------- Return of the Ripper Return of the Ripper on Kickstarter https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/michaeldavisphd/return-of-the-ripper-a-l1-horror-adventure-for-dcc-rpg?ref=discovery CERN Games Club https://games-club.web.cern.ch/rpgs     -------------------- Please support us on Patreon at http://patreon.com/morrus Don’t forget to join the Morrus’ Unofficial Tabletop RPG Talk Facebook group at https://www.facebook.com/groups/1033145023517295/ and join us on Discord at https://discord.gg/VAuxX8M Ask your Listener Question on Twitter, email morruspodcast@gmail.com, or contact us on TikTok at TikTok -------------------- Hosts: Russ “Morrus” Morrissey, Peter Coffey, and Jessica Hancock Editing and post-production: Darryl Mott Theme Song: Steve Arnott Malach the Maleficent played by Darren Morrissey Check out all the media content from EN World at http://enliverpg.com
300 | D&D gold dragon redesign, Diana Jones Emerging Designers announced, new book about classic D&D settings, and more!
May 25 2024
300 | D&D gold dragon redesign, Diana Jones Emerging Designers announced, new book about classic D&D settings, and more!
This week, Morrus, PJ, and Jessica cover all the tabletop RPG news of the week including D&D dragons redesigned, Diana Jones Emerging Designers 2024 announced, a new book on D&D settings, and more! Plus a brand new sketch about going on a tour of Hell. -------------------- News See Morrus’ Unofficial Tabletop RPG Talk recording live at UK Games Expo on Friday, May 31 https://www.ukgamesexpo.co.uk/events/1845-live-podcast-recording-of-morrus-unofficial-tabletop-rpg-talk/ Gold Dragon Redesign for the 2024 D&D Core Rulebooks https://www.enworld.org/threads/check-out-d-ds-new-gold-dragon-redesign.704404/ “Heroes of the Realm” by Claudio Pozas featuring adult versions of the 1980s D&D cartoon characters https://x.com/claudiopozas/status/1793638116722610388 Rio Grande Flood Charity Bundle on DriveThruRPG https://www.drivethrurpg.com/en/product/480569/Rio-Grande-Flood-Charity-BUNDLE Hasbro CEO Chris Cocks wants to bring back Kara-Tur setting https://www.enworld.org/threads/hasbro-ceo-chris-cocks-would-like-to-explore-kara-tur.704403/ Dungeons & Dragons Worlds & Realms book on classic settings announced https://www.enworld.org/threads/greyhawk-to-faerun-and-beyond-a-multiversal-d-d-lore-book-is-coming-this-fall.704354/ Scarlett Johansson ‘shocked’ by AI chatbot imitation https://www.bbc.com/news/articles/cm559l5g529o Demeter 3038 on Kickstarter https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/lornkeep/demeter-3038 2024 Diana Jones Emerging Designer Program Winners https://www.dianajonesaward.org/ -------------------- Please support us on Patreon at http://patreon.com/morrus Don’t forget to join the Morrus’ Unofficial Tabletop RPG Talk Facebook group at https://www.facebook.com/groups/1033145023517295/ and join us on Discord at https://discord.gg/VAuxX8M Ask your Listener Question on Twitter, email morruspodcast@gmail.com, or contact us on TikTok at TikTok -------------------- Hosts: Russ “Morrus” Morrissey, Peter Coffey, and Jessica Hancock Editing and post-production: Darryl Mott Theme Song: Steve Arnott Malach the Maleficent played by Darren Morrissey Check out all the media content from EN World at http://enliverpg.com
299 | Dungeons & Dragons 2024 Player's Handbook Cover Reveal, Adventure Time RPG Breaks $1 Million, and more!
May 19 2024
299 | Dungeons & Dragons 2024 Player's Handbook Cover Reveal, Adventure Time RPG Breaks $1 Million, and more!
This week, Morrus, PJ, and Jessica cover all the tabletop RPG news of the week including the cover reveal of the Dungeons & Dragons Player’s Handbook 2024, what’s in the new D&D core rules, the Adventure Time RPG joining the Million Dollar Crowdfunding Club, and more! Plus a brand new sketch about facing down a classic dungeon puzzle. -------------------- News Blade Runner Replicant Rebellion coming to Kickstarter later this month https://www.enworld.org/threads/blade-runner-rpg-headed-to-kickstarter.704265/ Adventure Time RPG breaks $1 million in crowdfunding https://www.enworld.org/threads/5e-powered-adventure-time-joins-million-dollar-ttrpg-kickstarter-club.704193/ Neopets Tabletop Roleplaying Game on Kickstarter https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/geekifyinc/neopets-official-tabletop-roleplaying-game-ttrpg Dungeons & Dragons coming to Dead by Daylight (turns out it’s Vecna not a beholder so don’t know why the beholder was there, also the new survivor is Aestri Yazar, an original character) https://www.enworld.org/threads/dungeons-dragons-monster-joining-dead-by-daylight.704131/ A5E Archetypes and Accessories Bundle https://www.drivethrurpg.com/en/product/479335/a5e-archetypes-and-accessories-bundle?affiliate_id=36142 A5E New Classes Bundle https://www.drivethrurpg.com/en/product/479366/a5e-new-classes-bundle-bundle?affiliate_id=36142 A5E Rules Expansions Bundle https://www.drivethrurpg.com/en/product/479367/a5e-rules-expansions-bundle?affiliate_id=36142 A5E Premium Heritages Bundle https://www.drivethrurpg.com/en/product/479369/a5e-premium-heritages-bundle?affiliate_id=36142 Shadowrun Munchkin available for pre-order https://www.enworld.org/threads/pre-orders-open-for-munchkin-shadowrun.704264/ See Morrus’ Unofficial Tabletop RPG Talk recording live at UK Games Expo on Friday, May 31 https://www.ukgamesexpo.co.uk/events/1845-live-podcast-recording-of-morrus-unofficial-tabletop-rpg-talk/ What’s OLD is NEW Starter Set https://enpublishingrpg.com/products/whats-old-is-new-starter-box-set Kickstarter pre-launch page for Voidrunner’s Codex – Sign up now to be notified with the Kickstarter goes live https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/enworld/the-voidrunners-codex-sci-fi-box-set-for-5e-and-level-up-a5e -------------------- Dungeons & Dragons News New 2024 Dungeons & Dragons Player’s Handbook cover reveal https://www.enworld.org/threads/new-d-d-editions-player%E2%80%99s-handbook-cover-reveal.704200/ Alternate Cover Art for the Player’s Handbook https://www.enworld.org/threads/new-d-d-editions-player%E2%80%99s-handbook-alternate-art-cover-reveal.704248/ Interior PHB art including the 1980s D&D cartoon heroes https://www.enworld.org/threads/the-d-d-cartoon-heroes-in-the-2024-phb.704210/ Fan made final episode of the D&D cartoon https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QsNHTnY6HQg How does Greyhawk fit into the new edition? https://www.enworld.org/threads/how-does-greyhawk-fit-in-to-the-new-edition.704209/ More D&D 20214 tidbits: Aasimar, Goliaths, town-eating Gelatinous Cubes https://www.enworld.org/threads/more-d-d-2024-tidbits-aasimar-goliaths-town-eating-gelatinous-cubes.704229/ -------------------- Please support us on Patreon at http://patreon.com/morrus Don’t forget to join the Morrus’ Unofficial Tabletop RPG Talk Facebook group at https://www.facebook.com/groups/1033145023517295/ and join us on Discord at https://discord.gg/VAuxX8M Ask your Listener Question on Twitter, email morruspodcast@gmail.com, or contact us on TikTok at TikTok -------------------- Hosts: Russ “Morrus” Morrissey, Peter Coffey, and Jessica Hancock Editing and post-production: Darryl Mott Theme Song: Steve Arnott Malach the Maleficent played by Darren Morrissey Check out all the media content from EN World at http://enliverpg.com
298 | Voidrunner's Codex for Level Up: Advanced 5th Edition
May 12 2024
298 | Voidrunner's Codex for Level Up: Advanced 5th Edition
This week, Morrus, PJ, and Jessica have a preview of the upcoming Voidrunner’s Codex for Level Up: Advanced 5e. In the news, the 2024 Dungeons & Dragons rules will be in the SRD, 13th Age 2nd edition Kickstarter is live, Critical Role launches streaming service Beacon, and more! Plus a brand new sketch about a ranger with an unconventional animal companion. -------------------- News Kobold Press releases SRD for Black Flag System under ORC License https://www.enworld.org/threads/kobold-press-black-flag-system-reference-document-released.704095/ Black Flag Reference Document https://bfrd.net/ Level Up SRD plus others https://a5esrd.com/ 2024 D&D Core Rules will be added to SRD in 2025 https://www.enworld.org/threads/2024-d-d-core-rules-will-be-added-to-srd-in-2025.704057/ Cynthia Williams new CEO of Funko https://investor.funko.com/news-and-events/press-releases/Press-Releases/2024/Funko-Appoints-Cynthia-Williams-Chief-Executive-Officer-Board-Member/default.aspx 13th Age Second Edition Kickstarter launches https://www.enworld.org/threads/the-13th-age-2nd-edition-kickstarter-has-launched.704098/ See Morrus’ Unofficial Tabletop RPG Talk recording live at UK Games Expo on Friday, May 31 https://www.ukgamesexpo.co.uk/events/1845-live-podcast-recording-of-morrus-unofficial-tabletop-rpg-talk/ Green Ronin launches Engine: The AGE Roleplaying Game Magazine https://www.enworld.org/threads/green-ronin-launches-engine-the-age-roleplaying-game-magazine.704128/ Warrior on the cover of the D&D Red Box revealed https://www.enworld.org/threads/d-d-red-box-who-is-the-warrior.704086/ Critical Role launches Beacon, a new streaming and membership service https://www.enworld.org/threads/critical-role-launches-subscription-streaming-and-member-service.704130/ -------------------- Voidrunner’s Codex Voidrunner’s Codex introduction https://www.enworld.org/threads/here-it-comes-the-voidrunners-codex-a5e-in-space.704063/ Kickstarter pre-launch page for Voidrunner’s Codex – Sign up now to be notified with the Kickstarter goes live https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/enworld/the-voidrunners-codex-sci-fi-box-set-for-5e-and-level-up-a5e Book preview from April https://www.enworld.org/threads/introducing-the-voidrunner%E2%80%99s-codex.703605/ Preview of hacking rules for Voiderunner’s Codex https://www.enworld.org/threads/hacking-in-the-voidrunner%E2%80%99s-codex.704145/ A look inside the Star Captain’s Manual https://www.levelup5e.com/news/lets-peer-inside-the-star-captains-manual -------------------- Please support us on Patreon at http://patreon.com/morrus Don’t forget to join the Morrus’ Unofficial Tabletop RPG Talk Facebook group at https://www.facebook.com/groups/1033145023517295/ and join us on Discord at https://discord.gg/VAuxX8M Ask your Listener Question on Twitter, email morruspodcast@gmail.com, or contact us on TikTok at TikTok -------------------- Hosts: Russ “Morrus” Morrissey, Peter Coffey, and Jessica Hancock Editing and post-production: Darryl Mott Theme Song: Steve Arnott Malach the Maleficent played by Darren Morrissey Check out all the media content from EN World at http://enliverpg.com
297 | Vecna Leaks, D&D Beyond Changes, Hasbro Invests $1 Billion in Video Games, and more!
May 5 2024
297 | Vecna Leaks, D&D Beyond Changes, Hasbro Invests $1 Billion in Video Games, and more!
This week, Morrus, PJ, and Jessica talk about all the week’s tabletop RPG news including leaks of Vecna: Eve of Ruin, Hasbro invests $1 billion in video games, big changes to D&D Beyond, and more! Plus a brand new sketch about a despot learning of the election results. -------------------- News See Morrus’ Unofficial Tabletop RPG Talk recording live at UK Games Expo on Friday, May 31 https://www.ukgamesexpo.co.uk/events/1845-live-podcast-recording-of-morrus-unofficial-tabletop-rpg-talk/ Table of Contents leaked for Vecna: Eve of Ruin https://www.enworld.org/threads/vecna-eve-of-ruins-table-of-contents-leaked-spoilers.704005/ Amanda Hamon Player Advice for Vecna: Eve of Ruin https://www.enworld.org/threads/vecna-eve-of-ruin-player-advice-from-wotc.703939/ Edge Studios announces details about the Arhkam Horror RPG and the game’s Dynamic Pool System https://www.enworld.org/threads/edge-studios-announces-details-for-arkham-horror-rpg.704014/ Hasbro invests $1 billion in video games including Exodus from the creators of Mass Effect and “something like” Baldur’s Gate 3 https://www.enworld.org/threads/hasbro-has-invested-1b-in-video-games-including-a-new-d-d-game.704001/ Field Guide to Floral Dragons Kickstarter crosses $1 million funding in final hours https://www.enworld.org/threads/field-guide-to-floral-dragons-joins-million-dollar-kickstarter-club.704003/ Star Trek Adventures 2nd Edition pre-orders open now https://www.enworld.org/threads/star-trek-adventures-2nd-edition-pre-orders-open.704012/ Big changes coming to D&D Beyond Marketplace https://www.enworld.org/threads/d-d-beyond-no-more-%C3%80-la-carte-purchases-but-us-customers-can-buy-physical-books.704002/ The Guardian – Stop Trying to Turn Dungeons & Dragons into a Marvel-esque Cash ow – It Won’t Work https://www.theguardian.com/games/2024/may/03/dungeons-and-dragons-wizards-of-the-coast Fallout TV show leads to double Fallout RPG sales and Modiphius to sell out of stock https://www.dicebreaker.com/games/fallout-roleplaying-game/news/fallout-tv-series-doubles-sales-of-miniature-game-sells-out-rpg-modiphius New WizKids unpainted minis for D&D and Critical Role https://www.enworld.org/threads/wizkids-announces-unpainted-minis-for-d-d-critical-role.704013/ -------------------- Please support us on Patreon at http://patreon.com/morrus Don’t forget to join the Morrus’ Unofficial Tabletop RPG Talk Facebook group at https://www.facebook.com/groups/1033145023517295/ and join us on Discord at https://discord.gg/VAuxX8M Ask your Listener Question on Twitter, email morruspodcast@gmail.com, or contact us on TikTok at TikTok -------------------- Hosts: Russ “Morrus” Morrissey, Peter Coffey, and Jessica Hancock Editing and post-production: Darryl Mott Theme Song: Steve Arnott Malach the Maleficent played by Darren Morrissey Check out all the media content from EN World at http://enliverpg.com
296 | Psionics in Dungeons & Dragons, Asmodee splitting from Embracer Group, D&D Fireside Chat, and more!
Apr 28 2024
296 | Psionics in Dungeons & Dragons, Asmodee splitting from Embracer Group, D&D Fireside Chat, and more!
This week, Morrus and Jessica talk about psionics and other flavors of magic. In the news, Asmodee spinning off from Embracer Group, Dungeons & Dragons fireside chat, Roll20 and Discord integration, and more! Plus a brand new sketch about the tenets of being a rogue. -------------------- News See Morrus’ Unofficial Tabletop RPG Talk recording live at UK Games Expo on Friday, May 31 https://www.ukgamesexpo.co.uk/events/1845-live-podcast-recording-of-morrus-unofficial-tabletop-rpg-talk/ Asmodee spinning off into its own company as Embracer Group splits into 3 companies https://www.enworld.org/threads/asmodee-owner-to-split-into-3-companies.703830/ Hasbro’s tabletop sales and profits heading up again https://www.enworld.org/threads/hasbros-tabletop-is-on-the-up-again.703869/ Wizards of the Coast Fireside Chat talks about the 2024 D&D Player’s Handbook https://www.enworld.org/threads/wotc-fireside-chat-revised-2024-player%E2%80%99s-handbook.703857/ Roll20 testing the VTT as an Activity on Discord https://www.enworld.org/threads/roll20-announces-discord-activity-integration.703877/ “AI” fails to write a Dungeons & Dragons news story https://www.enworld.org/threads/d-d-ai-fail.703775/ Monsters of Drakkenheim crosses $1 million mark on Kickstarter in final day https://www.enworld.org/threads/the-dungeon-dudes-notch-up-another-million-dollar-kickstarter.703873/ Calendar of Many Adventures 2025 from Loke Battle Mats on Backerkit https://www.backerkit.com/c/projects/loke-battle-mats/calendar-of-many-adventures-2025 Goodman Games closes forums https://goodman-games.com/blog/2024/04/25/the-goodman-games-forums-are-closing/ Critical Role Candela Obscura Live in LA on Mary 25 https://critrole.com/event/co-live/ -------------------- Please support us on Patreon at http://patreon.com/morrus Don’t forget to join the Morrus’ Unofficial Tabletop RPG Talk Facebook group at https://www.facebook.com/groups/1033145023517295/ and join us on Discord at https://discord.gg/VAuxX8M Ask your Listener Question on Twitter, email morruspodcast@gmail.com, or contact us on TikTok at TikTok -------------------- Hosts: Russ “Morrus” Morrissey, Peter Coffey, and Jessica Hancock Editing and post-production: Darryl Mott Theme Song: Steve Arnott Malach the Maleficent played by Darren Morrissey Check out all the media content from EN World at http://enliverpg.com