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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Jun 11, 2014

Ep 88: Numenera & Main Characters

Taylor is back and the Nerdcast sullies forth! On episode 88 Taylor gives us an indiegamegasm with Monte Cook's epic, Numenera. Later in the show, the Nerdcasters discuss main characters at a LARP.


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!

3:00 - Indiegamegasm Numenera
18:34 - The Event Calendar
21:00 - Main characters at a LARP

Original Music By: Fat Warrior

Music Clips: Under fair use from freemusicarchive.com

Song of the week: I Refuse (To Believe)by The Megas off of History Repeating: Red
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Jun 4, 2014

Ep 87: Rules and Jobs

Taylor is still schooling her face off, so Barb joins us again for another fun Nerdcast. On today's show we discuss the role of rules at a LARP and later we talk about repping an IG profession. 


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!

2:03 - Role of rules in a LARP
21:21 - The Event Calendar
25:53 - Repping your profession

Original Music By: Fat Warrior

Music Clips: Under fair use from freemusicarchive.com

Song of the week: I'm not the Breakman, by The Megas off of History Repeating: Red
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May 28, 2014

Episode 86: Story Indicators

Taylor is off finishing her schooling and we are joined by the always awesome, Barb Martin. On the show today, the nerdcasters discuss writing a basic story for your tabletop game and visual indicators representing character change.


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!

2:45 - Tabletop story writing
16:15 - The Event Calendar
18:29 - Visual indicators, representing character change

Original Music By: Fat Warrior

Music Clips: Under fair use from freemusicarchive.com

Song of the week: Industry 1-8-7, by MC Lars feat. Weerd Science
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May 21, 2014

Episode 85: Invasion of the Bards

Holy crap! On the show today we have Andy Dopieralski and Scott C. Brown from Two Bards Productions and the Two Bards Podcast. Ron, Will, Mike, and the Bards talk about what the Two Bards are up to and tabletop role-playing in film. It's a great show with lots of fun banter. 


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!

There's no calendar on the show today. Please check our calendar page for info. 

Original Music By: Fat Warrior

Music Clips: Under fair use from freemusicarchive.com

Song of the week: Lars Attacks, by MC Lars
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