Metagame is a web series about a group of quirky role-playing gamers and the DM who suffers their psychological hang-ups and neuroses. I enjoyed the series so much, that I knew I just wanted to get an interview with its creator and the principal cast. Metagame is written and directed mostly by Matthew David, and … Continue reading
James Lipton has never known such a thespian as this one, who, possessed of unparalleled eloquence, articulates in unrivaled fashion the nature of his craft.
What is the essential difference between a girl gamer and her male counterpart? Is it their style of play? Is it in character building? Is it in crunch versus fluff? Nope boys and girls, it’s in the dice. Or more specifically, how many sets one owns. “But how many sets of dice do you really need?” … Continue reading
Clearly this man does not build monstrous race PCs for the stat bonuses.
When sexually frustrated goth-inclined deviants take the gamemaster’s chair, you can bet that there are worse things than LARPing in public.
Oh no you didn’t… go rolling without the rest of the party that is. These and other acts of betrayal can break a player’s heart.
From Paolo Jose Cruz of Geek Fight! Trivia Night and a friend of Polyhedral comes this rap & R&B send up of Eberron. This is a spoof of “Empire State of Mind” by Jay-Z featuring Alicia Keys, based on the mythos of Eberron, the ‘dungeon punk’ campaign setting for Dungeons & Dragons. As much as … Continue reading
Dice are the necessary evil of role-playing games. Sure, there are some role-playing games that have taken a swing at dice free mechanics, but that removes the element of chance that dice infuse into the resolution of in-game actions. As a consequence, players and GMs invest much significance into how dice are handled. These habits … Continue reading
New episodes of Metagame can’t come any faster. Who knew you could pack intelligently written morons into three minutes of comedy genius?