Aug 27, 2014

Episode 98: Ideal Games & A Visit from the New ECC Vampire Crew

It's time for another nerdcast and we got a big one for you today. Ron, Mike, Taylor, Will and Aya tell you about their ideal games and then later, Ron and Mike are joined by Josh and Rob from ECC to talk about the new vampire campaign. Enjoy!

If you have a topic you would like us to discuss or suggestions for the show, please email us at info@nwnerdcast.com. Check us out on Facebook.

Check out Spite & Emerald City Noire

Time Stamps:
  • 2:55 - Our Ideal Games
  • 16:07 - Event calendar
  • 19:15 - Interview with Emerald City Chronicles vampire STs Rob and Josh

Original Music & Commercials By: Ron Leota

Music Clips: Under fair use from freemusicarchive.com

Song of the week: Cosmo Canyon, by The World is Square off of No Phoenix Down Can Save YOu
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Aug 20, 2014

Ep 97: Entry Barriers Noir

Greetings Listenerds,
On today's show the Nerdcasters are all in studio together and talking about entry barriers in role-playing. Later in the show, Taylor jumps out of the host seat and into the interview seat to talk about her gaming Emerald City Noir: Wedding Edition. Enjoy the show!

If you have a topic you would like us to discuss or suggestions for the show, please email us at info@nwnerdcast.com. Check us out on Facebook.

Check out Spite & Emerald City Noire

Time Stamps:
  • 2:55 - Role-playing entry barriers
  • 21:07 - Old timey event calendar
  • 25:42 - Interview with Taylor Alcock about ECN: Wedding Edition

Original Music & Commercials By: Ron Leota

Music Clips: Under fair use from freemusicarchive.com

Song of the week: Super Mario RPG, by The World is Square off of Stay Awhile and Listen
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Aug 13, 2014

Episode 96: Teams and Archetypes

Hey boys and girls, we are back! Last week's meltdown was due to computer problems and I am happy to report that Nerdcast 2 Studios is up and running. On today's episode Ron, Will, Taylor, and Matt discuss the importance of team building OOG and archetypes in role-playing. Enjoy and sorry for being absent last week.  

If you have a topic you would like us to discuss or suggestions for the show, please email us at info@nwnerdcast.com. Check us out on Facebook.

Check out Spite & Emerald City Noire

Time Stamps:
  • 2:15 - Team Building
  • 14:48 - Taylor's Anarchy "Calendar"
  • 16:18 - Archetypes in Storytelling

Original Music & Commercials By: Ron Leota

Music Clips: Under fair use from freemusicarchive.com

Song of the week: Damn that's a Funky Frog, by The World is Square off of Stay Awhile and Listen
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Jul 30, 2014

Ep 95: OOG Money & Tabletop

Today Mike is out, so the rest of the crew is joined by Matt O. from Spite to talk about using items purchased with OOG money to sell for IG currency. Later in the show the nerdcasters discuss getting LARPers into tabletop, enjoy. 

If you have a topic you would like us to discuss or suggestions for the show, please email us at info@nwnerdcast.com. Check us out on Facebook.

Check out Spite & Emerald City Noire

Time Stamps:
  • 1:32 - OOG Items for IG Currency
  • 19:14 - Event Calendar
  • 23:04 - Getting LARPers into Tabletop

Original Music By: Fat Warrior

Music Clips: Under fair use from freemusicarchive.com

Song of the week: The New Black Gold, by Miracle of Sound off of Level 4T
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Jul 24, 2014

Ep 94: Power Balancing the Infighting

Sorry for the late post, our producer just moved and it resulted in this super late post. Anyways, on this week's episode of the Nerdcast Mike, Barb, Ron, and Taylor discuss maintaining a power balance and infighting. 

If you have a topic you would like us to discuss or suggestions for the show, please email us at info@nwnerdcast.com. Check us out on Facebook.

Time Stamps:
  • 2:20 - Maintaining a power balance
  • 17:20 - Event Calendar
  • 21:00 - Infighting

Original Music By: Fat Warrior

Music Clips: Under fair use from freemusicarchive.com

Song of the week: Niko It's Your Cousin, by Miracle of Sound off of Level 4
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Jul 16, 2014

Episode 93: Live from NW LARP Fest

Check out a very special episode of the NW Nerdcast. The nerdcasters are coming to you live from this year's NW LARP Fest! Check out this (mostly) uncut show where the nerdcasters talk about why they are LARPers and why they are podcasters. Then they take a batch of audience questions before going off to melt in the sun.  

If you have a topic you would like us to discuss or suggestions for the show, please email us at info@nwnerdcast.com. Check us out on Facebook.

If you would like to learn more about NW LARP Fest, click this link.

Time Stamps:
No time stamps this week. Just a big live show for you!

Original Music By: Fat Warrior

Music Clips: Under fair use from freemusicarchive.com

Song of the week: Norse Mead, by Miracle of Sound off of Level 2
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Jul 9, 2014

Episode 92: Paying Off the Hillfolk

In this week's NW Nerdcast the nerdcasters sit down to discuss town mods in a LARP and mass combat in a tabletop game. It's a BIG episode, pun intended. 

If you have a topic you would like us to discuss or suggestions for the show, please email us at info@nwnerdcast.com. Check us out on Facebook. Go to Northwest LARP Fest!

Time Stamps:
3:33 - Town Mods
23:45 - Event Calendar
29:05 - Mass Combat

Original Music By: Fat Warrior

Music Clips: Under fair use from freemusicarchive.com

Song of the week: Riseby Miracle of Sound off of Level 1
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Jul 2, 2014

Episode 91: Town Mods and Mass Combat

In this week's NW Nerdcast the nerdcasters sit down to discuss town mods in a LARP and mass combat in a tabletop game. It's a BIG episode, pun intended. 

If you have a topic you would like us to discuss or suggestions for the show, please email us at info@nwnerdcast.com. Check us out on Facebook. Go to Northwest LARP Fest!

Time Stamps:
1:33 - Town Mods
22:06 - Event Calendar
28:50 - Mass Combat

Original Music By: Fat Warrior

Music Clips: Under fair use from freemusicarchive.com

Song of the week: Riseby Miracle of Sound off of Level 1
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Jun 25, 2014

Episode 90: NW Sexycast

WARNING: This particular episode is a frank discussion about the idea of "sex" in role-playing. Strong language and sexual content included within. 

Nerdcasters Ron, Will, and Taylor are joined by Chicken Vicious herself, Aya for an episode about sex. In topic one the crew talks about sex in RP and in topic two they discuss fade to black. It's a good one full of silly and information. 

If you have a topic you would like us to discuss or suggestions for the show, please email us at info@nwnerdcast.com. Check us out on Facebook. Go to Northwest LARP Fest!

Time Stamps:
2:58 - Sex in RP
15:18 - Event Calendar
20:30 - Fade to Black

Original Music By: Fat Warrior

Music Clips: Under fair use from freemusicarchive.com

Song of the week: Melody from the Pastby The Megas off of History Repeating: Red
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Jun 18, 2014

Episode 89: Differentiating Disasters

Episode 89 is here! Sorry for the late post, it's my (Ron) birthday today and I lost track of time playing the new Batman game. But enough of that.  On the show today the Nerdcasters discuss differentiating your NPCs and tabletop disasters. It's a fun show, we hope you enjoy it.

If you have a topic you would like us to discuss or suggestions for the show, please email us at info@nwnerdcast.com. Check us out on Facebook. Go to Northwest LARP Fest!

Time Stamps:
2:58 - Differentiating our NPCs
15:18 - Event Calendar
20:30 - Tabletop Disasters
Original Music By: Fat Warrior

Music Clips: Under fair use from freemusicarchive.com

Song of the week: Harder than Steelby The Megas off of History Repeating: Red
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