The Rolistes Present… Dragonmeet #PodcastZone “So You Want to Start a Podcast!”

Listen, subscribe & review on ITunes, Podchaser or Sticher. Sign up to our newsletter! It was a honour to be invited by this year’s #PodcastZone to run a seminar panel at the Dragonmeet gaming convention. We dedicated this panel to the increasingly popular endeavour of producing YOUR OWN tabletop RPG podcast. From RPG discussion shows to actual play productions, … Continue reading The Rolistes Present… Dragonmeet #PodcastZone “So You Want to Start a Podcast!”

Film Studies – District 9 (Humans Belong in the Monster Manual)

Listen, subscribe & review on ITunes, Podchaser or Sticher. Our latest RPG Academy “Film Studies” is headed by Fiona from “What Am I Rolling”. We continue our tour around the world to land alongside a gigantic spaceship in South Africa for “District 9” a science-fictional parabole from 2009 directed by Neil Bomkamp. As a reminder, for Film Studies, members … Continue reading Film Studies – District 9 (Humans Belong in the Monster Manual)

The Rolistes Present… #PodcastZone Live Panel “So You Want To Start a Podcast!”

  "The Rolistes Present…" returns in a LIVE format... ...way sooner than I would have ever expected. It is a honour to be invited by this year's #PodcastZone to run a seminar panel at the Dragonmeet gaming convention. Join us on Saturday November 30th from 12:00 to 13:00 in the Seminar Room 2 at the Novotel London West in Hammersmith for an … Continue reading The Rolistes Present… #PodcastZone Live Panel “So You Want To Start a Podcast!”

On the Shores of Kantas with London RPG Community (featuring a D&D 5e Actual Play) – Part One

Listen, subscribe & review on ITunes, Podchaser or Sticher. This month we are taking you to a brave new world... ...welcome to the Kantas Expanse! Your guides will be Andy, Dasha, Nuno and Rhia from London RPG Community both through an actual play and an interview. Join us, not only to discover the mysterious shores of Kantas, but also … Continue reading On the Shores of Kantas with London RPG Community (featuring a D&D 5e Actual Play) – Part One

The Rolistes Present… #DnD4MentalHealth – Second Panel “Mental Health within Online RPG Communities”

Listen, subscribe & review on ITunes, Podchaser or Sticher. Here's the final live "The Rolistes Present…" panel we recorded as part of our charity event "Dungeons & Dragons for Mental Health" for the charity “Mind”. Please meet our most excellent panellists: WorldAnvil  – Janet (She/Her) Janet is the Co-founder and CEO of World Anvil, an online worldbuilding toolbox software … Continue reading The Rolistes Present… #DnD4MentalHealth – Second Panel “Mental Health within Online RPG Communities”

Infrequently Asked Questions with Hanno from FAQcrew

Listen, subscribe & review on ITunes, Podchaser or Sticher. Please meet the latest German Critter visiting us in London, Hanno from the FAQCrew. We took advantage of his visit (and of my lunch break) to record this interview full of insight on the tabletop RPG culture across the Rhine. If you too you are visiting London, please join us our next … Continue reading Infrequently Asked Questions with Hanno from FAQcrew

Podcasts Into Avernus – Episode 3: How We Roll

Listen, subscribe & review on ITunes, Podchaser or Sticher. Following the initiative of Victoria Rogers and Daniel Kwan, "Podcasts into Avernus" was an audio event hosted by Wizards of the Coast on their Dungeon Delve Podcast with the participation of a cross-section of creators in the podcast community. The generous Joe Trier from How We Roll invited me to join … Continue reading Podcasts Into Avernus – Episode 3: How We Roll

The Rolistes Present… #DnD4MentalHealth – First Panel “Mental Health within RPG Clubs & Events”

Listen, subscribe & review on ITunes, Podchaser or Sticher. It is HERE! Fresh from being recorded just yesterday, it is the very first ever LIVE "The Rolistes Present…" PANEL. This one took place as part of our charity event "Dungeons & Dragons for Mental Health" for the charity “Mind”. It gathered several awesome London-based organisations represented by … Continue reading The Rolistes Present… #DnD4MentalHealth – First Panel “Mental Health within RPG Clubs & Events”

The Rolistes Present… Second Live Panel “Mental Health within Online RPG Communities”

Finally, I'm glad to introduce you to the guests of our second “The Rolistes Present…” LIVE PANELS at the charity event "Dungeons & Dragons for Mental Health" (link to Facebook Event). It will take place in London at Bad Moon Cafe on Sunday October 20th at 3pm right after our first panel (see below and previous announcement … Continue reading The Rolistes Present… Second Live Panel “Mental Health within Online RPG Communities”

The Rolistes Present… First LIVE panel “Mental Health within RPG Clubs & Events”

It's time to share details about the first of the two “The Rolistes Present…” LIVE PANELS which will take place in London at Bad Moon Cafe on Sunday October 20th as part of the charity event "Dungeons & Dragons for Mental Health" (link to Facebook Event). This first panel will start at 2pm and it will … Continue reading The Rolistes Present… First LIVE panel “Mental Health within RPG Clubs & Events”

The Rolistes Present… “Heart – The City Beneath”

Listen, subscribe & review on ITunes, Podchaser or Sticher. LINK TO HEART KICKSTARTER CAMPAIGN Time to release the recording of our second stream of “The Rolistes Present…“. It was a great pleasure to catch-up with two absolute kick-ass British game designers. Grant Howitt (he/him) Grant is creative lead at Rowan, Rook & Decard. His credits include Goblin … Continue reading The Rolistes Present… “Heart – The City Beneath”

The Rolistes Present… “Dungeons & Dragons between the Channel & the Pond”

Listen, subscribe & review on ITunes, Podchaser or Sticher. After what I guess can be considered as the "pilot", here's the very first episode of “The Rolistes Present…”. What better topic than Dungeons & Dragons itself? I assembled a top notch cast for this panel with folks fully dedicated to the popular dungeon crawler from Geneva … Continue reading The Rolistes Present… “Dungeons & Dragons between the Channel & the Pond”

The Rolistes Present… “Dungeons & Dragons for Mental Health” LIVE EVENT

The very first “The Rolistes Present…” LIVE PANELS are coming! It will take place in London at Bad Moon Cafe on Sunday October 20th as part of the charity event "Dungeons & Dragons for Mental Health" (link to Facebook Event). This fundraising for the mental health charity "Mind" is jointly organised by The Rolistes Podcast … Continue reading The Rolistes Present… “Dungeons & Dragons for Mental Health” LIVE EVENT

The Rolistes Present (Episode Zero) – AcadecOnline “Tabletop RPG between the Channel & the Pond”

Listen, subscribe & review on ITunes, Podchaser or Sticher. Once upon a time, The RPG Academy invited me to put together a panel on the topic of “Tabletop RPG Between The Channel & The Pond”. The experience turned out to be such a pleasure that it inspired me to start a new show: “The Rolistes Present…”. … Continue reading The Rolistes Present (Episode Zero) – AcadecOnline “Tabletop RPG between the Channel & the Pond”

The Rolistes Present… Twitch Interview “Dungeons & Dragons between the Channel & the Pond”

Time to stream our second episode of "The Rolistes Present...".... ...and it is a great pleasure to do so with two absolute kick-ass British game designers. Grant Howitt (he/him) Grant is creative lead at Rowan, Rook & Decard. His credits include Goblin Quest, One Last Job, Honey Heist, and Spire. Chris Taylor (he/him) Chris is … Continue reading The Rolistes Present… Twitch Interview “Dungeons & Dragons between the Channel & the Pond”

The Rolistes Present… Twitch Panel “Dungeons & Dragons between the Channel & the Pond”

"The Rolistes Present..." is BORN! It is inspired by the very pleasant experience of our recent panel "Tabletop RPG between the Channel & the Pond" and last summer's " Satine Phoenix DnD European Community Tour" event in London As such, "The Rolistes Present..." will have two sides. First, it will be a monthly show streamed … Continue reading The Rolistes Present… Twitch Panel “Dungeons & Dragons between the Channel & the Pond”

Film Studies – The Neverending Story (Choose Your Own Adventure Gone Wrong)

Listen & review on ITunes.  Once upon time… ...there was a podcaster who dreamt of recording with all of his favourite fellow podcasters… ...and so The RPG Academy “Film Studies was born. Turn the pages and join Kalum from “The Rolistes Podcast” into a journey through “Die Unendliche Geschichte aka The Never Ending Story”, a West … Continue reading Film Studies – The Neverending Story (Choose Your Own Adventure Gone Wrong)

The Rolistes present… “Tabletop RPG between the Channel & the Pond” AcadecOnline 2019

Here's the video of the panel recorded as part of The RPG Academy’s online convention AcadeConLine. The RPG Academy invited me to put together a panel on the topic of “Tabletop RPG Between The Channel & The Pond”. I couldn’t have wished for more awesome guests. Becky Annison (She/her) She is an RPG Designer and co-owner … Continue reading The Rolistes present… “Tabletop RPG between the Channel & the Pond” AcadecOnline 2019

That Time Critical Role Ruled MCM London Comic Con – Part Three

Listen & review on ITunes.  However, before we go we have a few more Critters to meet: AJ and Sam as Percy and Viktor Bill, & from Critical Role Translate an amazing group of volunteers who put together subtitles in ELEVEN languages! Paula, Xenorose and Myriam from the German team of Critical Role Translate; Vana and … Continue reading That Time Critical Role Ruled MCM London Comic Con – Part Three

That Time Critical Role Ruled MCM London Comic Con – Bonus Two (Sunday Critical Role Panel)

Listen & review on ITunes.  Here's our second Bonus documenting the visit of the Critical Role cast in London. You now have everything here to live or relive this event. Thanks again to the team MCM London Comic Con for welcoming us at their event. If you enjoy this episode or any other, please subscribe and … Continue reading That Time Critical Role Ruled MCM London Comic Con – Bonus Two (Sunday Critical Role Panel)

AcadeConLine 2019 – Twitch Panel “Tabletop RPG between the Channel & the Pond”

The RPG Academy's online convention AcadeConLine is back! ...and it is more exciting than ever. This year, we got not only online tabletop RPG sessions you can join for FREE but also PANELS that will be broadcasted live on the Twitch channel of The RPG Academy. The RPG Academy invited me to put together a … Continue reading AcadeConLine 2019 – Twitch Panel “Tabletop RPG between the Channel & the Pond”

That Time Critical Role Ruled MCM London Comic Con – Part Two

Listen & review on ITunes.  After our Critical Role Panel 1 bonus, we are back in the halls of the ExCeL London to meet more Critters: Artist Emma Galloway aka CosmosBadger and her sister Rebecca; Mike Cotton-Russel author of the webcomic Side Quest; Fjord cosplayed by JDB Cosplay. We visit briefly The Last Kingdom panel featuring executive producer … Continue reading That Time Critical Role Ruled MCM London Comic Con – Part Two

That Time Critical Role Ruled MCM London Comic Con – Bonus One (Saturday Critical Role Panel)

Listen & review on ITunes.  Did our the first part of our MCM London Comic Con episode and thought: "Damn, I wish I was able to attend this Critical Role panel" or even "That was awesome being at that live panel. I wish I could go back."? Do not look any further, The Rolistes Podcast was … Continue reading That Time Critical Role Ruled MCM London Comic Con – Bonus One (Saturday Critical Role Panel)

That Time Critical Role Ruled MCM London Comic Con – Part One

Listen & review on ITunes.  Once upon a time, a friendly group of Dungeons & Dragons streamers travelled together to London for the first time... ...little did they know... ...the London Excel Centre was too small to host their HORDES of European fans. Here come the CRITTERS! Soooo many of them: Meet first a Danish group … Continue reading That Time Critical Role Ruled MCM London Comic Con – Part One

A Little Bit of Magic with Virginia (and a Lot of Cybernetics with Alita: Battle Angel)

Listen & review on ITunes.  Meet Virginia aka @TabletopHoard, Londoner, Critter, RPG streamer and Publishing Assistant at Modiphius. Come find out about her first steps in The Hobby, her work on “John Carter of Mars”, our "Achtung ! Cthulhu: Shadows of Altantis" on Encounter Role Play and even a little bit of paganism. Meanwhile, we headed … Continue reading A Little Bit of Magic with Virginia (and a Lot of Cybernetics with Alita: Battle Angel)

Meet Phoenix Games Club (with a Slice of 13th Age) – Part Two

Listen & review on ITunes.  This episode is dedicated to the memory of Allan, fellow tabletop RPG fan and beloved Phoenix Games Club member. Please consider donating to Cancer Research UK. Sincere apologies for this episode being released one month late. I've suffered several minor illnesses which have kept me away from both work and leisure. … Continue reading Meet Phoenix Games Club (with a Slice of 13th Age) – Part Two

Film Studies – Groundhog Day (He Can Raise His Skill Stats… Over and Over Again)

Listen & review on ITunes.  Happy Groundhog day.  Whether this is your first, third or 10,000th Groundhog Day this year, let’s make it a good one and remember to get your boots on ’cause it’s cold out side! In this episode, Michael and Michael? from The RPG Academy podcast are joined by Kalum from “The Rolistes Podcast” to discuss the 1993 comedy classic Groundhog … Continue reading Film Studies – Groundhog Day (He Can Raise His Skill Stats… Over and Over Again)

Hey! I joined Encounter Roleplay’s “Achtung Cthulhu – Shadows of Altantis” weekly Twitch show.

  One of my New Year resolutions was to find a regular Actual Play to join as player. I was getting jealous of the casts of several actual play show I listened to such as Redemption Podcast, Shadow of the Cabal and Lawful & Orderly to name a few. Turns out I hit the jackpot when … Continue reading Hey! I joined Encounter Roleplay’s “Achtung Cthulhu – Shadows of Altantis” weekly Twitch show.

Meet Phoenix Games Club (with a Slice of 13th Age) – Part One

Listen & review on ITunes.  This episode is dedicated to the memory of Allan, fellow tabletop RPG fan and beloved Phoenix Games Club member. Please consider donating to Cancer Research UK. Since the very beginning, it was part of The Rolistes Podcast's master plan to introduce tabletop RPG fans across the World to each and every … Continue reading Meet Phoenix Games Club (with a Slice of 13th Age) – Part One

UK Games Expo 2018 (Bonus Two), Brendan Lasalle’s Dungeon Crawl Classics “Symptom of the Universe” (featuring Bruce ‘Mort’ Cunnington)

Listen & review on ITunes.  This time that's it. Here's the FINAL part of our series dedicated UK Games Expo and last part of our Actual Play “Bonus” with Brendan Lasalle from Goodman Games. Thanks again to Lee Neilson for getting me in touch with Brendan. t Thanks also to the players who participated to this game session and accepted to be recorded. … Continue reading UK Games Expo 2018 (Bonus Two), Brendan Lasalle’s Dungeon Crawl Classics “Symptom of the Universe” (featuring Bruce ‘Mort’ Cunnington)

UK Games Expo 2018 (Part Four), featuring Psychic Cactus Games, The Dice Tower & The Role Play Haven

Listen & review on ITunes. Change of plan. Here's the final series of interviews recorded at 2018 edition of UK Games Expo. Sorry but I ran out of time to edit the final part of our Bonus Actual Play episode with Brendan Lasalle. Hopefully I should release it instead next month. For our final round of interviews … Continue reading UK Games Expo 2018 (Part Four), featuring Psychic Cactus Games, The Dice Tower & The Role Play Haven

UK Games Expo 2018 (Part Three), featuring UFO Press, Strangely Games & Holy Hot God Dave

Listen & review on ITunes.  Here’s the third part of our series dedicated to the 2018 edition of UK Games Expo. First, meet James Iles from the UK Indie RPG League and UFO Press, author of  “Legacy: Life Among the Ruins 2nd Edition“; Chris 'Shep' Shepperson, author of the incoming board game Schism, representing Word Forge Games publisher of "Devil's Run" … Continue reading UK Games Expo 2018 (Part Three), featuring UFO Press, Strangely Games & Holy Hot God Dave

UK Games Expo 2018 (Bonus One), Brendan Lasalle’s Dungeon Crawl Classics “Symptom of the Universe” (featuring Brendan Lasalle)

Listen & review on ITunes.  After our almost traditional birthday interruption, we are back at UK Games Expo for a "Bonus" episode with the awesome Brendan Lasalle from Goodman Games. Thanks Lee Neilson for getting me in touch with Brendan. this episode wouldn't have happened without you. Thanks also to the players who participated to this game session … Continue reading UK Games Expo 2018 (Bonus One), Brendan Lasalle’s Dungeon Crawl Classics “Symptom of the Universe” (featuring Brendan Lasalle)

Film Studies – Delicatessen (Butchers & Feelings)

Listen & review on ITunes.  The RPG Academy bonus series “Film Studies” is back (sorry for the delay)! Once more, Kalum from “The Rolistes Podcast” takes us to France with “Delicatessen” a post-apocalyptic dark comedy from 1991 by Jean-Pierre Jeunet and Marc Caro. As a reminder, for Film Studies, members of the Network sometimes joined by … Continue reading Film Studies – Delicatessen (Butchers & Feelings)

Meeting Everyone & Doing All the Things in London with Satine & Ruty from Maze Arcana

Listen & review on ITunes.  The Rolistes Podcast is now THREE YEARS old... Can you believe it? Turns out I didn't have to make any wish while blowing the candles to be blessed with two amazing guests for this small occasion. Please meet Satine Phoenix and Ruty Rutenberg visiting us in London from California across the … Continue reading Meeting Everyone & Doing All the Things in London with Satine & Ruty from Maze Arcana

#RPGaDay2018 – new bonus for Patreon contributors!

Here's a news lagging a bit behind... This year's we decided, with Haqadosch and Persephelia, to participate in Autocratik's very popular #RPGaDay2018. Each day of August, we will release on our Patreon feed a mini episode of Café Rolistes answering the relevant #RPGaDay2018 question. That means 31 bonus episodes in August only. If you are … Continue reading #RPGaDay2018 – new bonus for Patreon contributors!

UK Games Expo 2018 (Part Two), featuring Modiphius, Burning Games, Lamentations of the Flame Princess & the UK Indie RPG League

Listen & review on ITunes.  Here's the second part of our series dedicated to the 2018 edition of UK Games Expo. First me meet again with Chris Birch from Modiphius following the recommendation of both Jason Bulmahn  (Paizo Publishing) and Jon Lunn (Elite Dangerous RPG) in Part 1. There is much at foot at the London-based publisher/distributor with Star … Continue reading UK Games Expo 2018 (Part Two), featuring Modiphius, Burning Games, Lamentations of the Flame Princess & the UK Indie RPG League

UK Games Expo 2018 (Part One), featuring Paizo Publishing, Mythic Games & Elite Dangerous RPG

  Listen & review on ITunes.  The Rolistes is back at Birmingham's NEC for a second series of episodes dedicated to the UK Games Expo. As a reminder, this follows last year's series dedicated to this event which was made possible thanks to the support of  Rolistes via Patreon. I wanted to record less this year... … Continue reading UK Games Expo 2018 (Part One), featuring Paizo Publishing, Mythic Games & Elite Dangerous RPG

Globe-Trotting, Roleplaying & Coffee Roasting with François (Part Two), with also a Lone Wolf Manly Baby Shower

Listen & review on ITunes. Second and final part of our double feature episode combining first an interview with François, a coffee-roasting and globe-trotting tabletop RPG fan, and second a "I swear we didn't drink anything" manly baby shower playing “Lone Wolf Adventure Game” box-set by Cubicle 7 with Haqadosch, Simon & Carlos. If you are in London or close to it, … Continue reading Globe-Trotting, Roleplaying & Coffee Roasting with François (Part Two), with also a Lone Wolf Manly Baby Shower

Podcast of Foes – The RPG Academy: A Dark Reckoning

Folowing the initiative of Victoria Rogers from The Broadswords, The RPG Academy was invited to contribute to the "Podcast of Foes" event hosted on Wizards of the Coast's official podcast stream: Dungeon Delve. Here's "A Dark Reckoning" by Michael which sees The Rolistes Podcast, Game Closet and Swallows of the South from The RPG Academy … Continue reading Podcast of Foes – The RPG Academy: A Dark Reckoning

Globe-Trotting, Roleplaying & Coffee Roasting with François (Part One), with also a Lone Wolf Manly Baby Shower

There and back again... People come and go in London and we are happy to have François, our coffee roasting "One Ring" lore master, back among us. He is back after many adventures including a travel around the world with Anais (another tabletop RPG fan we miss) as documented in their Nays & Fox Travel Journal. … Continue reading Globe-Trotting, Roleplaying & Coffee Roasting with François (Part One), with also a Lone Wolf Manly Baby Shower

Film Studies – Armour of God II / Operation Condor (Three Low-stats Bards & a Min-max Monk)

Listen & review on ITunes.  Welcome to the second episode of “Film Studies”, the bonus series brought to you by The RPG Academy Network. In Film Studies, members of the Network, sometimes joined by non-Network guests, will review a film and discuss ways it could inspire tabletop RPG adventures, characters or practices. This time Dakota from … Continue reading Film Studies – Armour of God II / Operation Condor (Three Low-stats Bards & a Min-max Monk)

Kat P. the fellow Kaiserschmarrn Lovin’ RPG Fan (also we checked Black Panther)

Don't believe the mainstream media, the internet can be a great place. Not only you find excellent podcast shows (wink, wink, follow me, follow me?) but you can also engage with friendly tabletop RPG fans from across the world. For this episode, meet Kat P. who came all the way from Austria (the country of … Continue reading Kat P. the fellow Kaiserschmarrn Lovin’ RPG Fan (also we checked Black Panther)

Bye London, The Rolistes Podcast is heading for new shores (Edit: of course it was an April Fools fake news)

EDIT: APRIL FOOLS!  Really ? That many site visits? 😛 Thanks for caring. Sorry I got a little fun at your expense. "Set a course to the horizon Mr Sulu..." It is with a lot of emotion that I have to announce that The Rolistes Podcast will leave London for Dubai soon after this year's … Continue reading Bye London, The Rolistes Podcast is heading for new shores (Edit: of course it was an April Fools fake news)

Film Studies – Brotherhood of the Wolf (Call of Kung Fthulhu)

Here's the very first episode of "Film Studies" a new bonus show by The RPG Academy. In Film Studies, members of the The RPG Academy Network, along with guests who may not be from the network will review a film and discuss ways it could help inform RPG sessions or plots. For this inaugural episode, … Continue reading Film Studies – Brotherhood of the Wolf (Call of Kung Fthulhu)

Dragonmeet 2017, Return to the #PodcastZone (Part Three)

Final part of our episode dedicated to Dragonmeet 2017 with a few more random brief interviews with tabletop RPG fans: We are joined by Carlos GQ from Burning Games; who told us about the latest releases for their very successful "Faith: The Sci-Fi RPG" as well as their Kickstarter campaign for "Dragons Conquer America" which … Continue reading Dragonmeet 2017, Return to the #PodcastZone (Part Three)

Dragonmeet 2017, Return to the #PodcastZone (Part One)

The Rolistes Podcast and the #PodcastZone are back for Dragonmeet 2017. It was less than a couple months ago but it already feels like ages. In this first part, several enthusiast tabletop RPG fans answered a few questions: Stuart, a " Roliste" (fan of the show) who was kind enough to visit Dragonmeet for the … Continue reading Dragonmeet 2017, Return to the #PodcastZone (Part One)

Summer ‘Encore’ at Rock Werchter (with Neetsel)

A long time ago, shortly after I finally started ‘seriously’ practicing the Hobby, my newfound tabletop RPG fan friends introduced me to something else: Belgian Summer Music Festivals. Now, it is my turn to introduce you to this (when I can afford the cost and time) yearly tradition. For the occasion I am joined by … Continue reading Summer ‘Encore’ at Rock Werchter (with Neetsel)

Armagnac, Strudel, Munchausen, James Wallis & a Few Other Friends (Part Two)

Here's the second and final part of your evening with James Wallis. As promised you will hear James' theory that Nordic LARP is actually a Galaxy Quest kinda situation, as well as a few other things. Thanks again James for this lovely evening and thank you also to Ashlee, Federica (both missing from our cover … Continue reading Armagnac, Strudel, Munchausen, James Wallis & a Few Other Friends (Part Two)

Practice your French! The Rolistes Podcast featured in issue 15 of the RPG mook “Di6dent”

Are you looking for an opportunity to practice your French reading skills? Say no more... The french mook (something which is to books and magazines what Gogeta is to Vegeta and Goku) Di6Dent included in its 15th issue an extended article about tabletop RPG in the United Kingdom. Alongside Steve Jackson, White Dwarf, Dragonmeet and … Continue reading Practice your French! The Rolistes Podcast featured in issue 15 of the RPG mook “Di6dent”

Shadows Over the Cinema -Kuroneko (1968) with Kalum

I had the honour (0.5 points of Glory for my Kakita Courtier actually), of joining the crew of the most excellent Shadows of The Cabal (another proud member of The RPG Academy) for a GMT afternoon/EST night. However there was no sweet nor bitter Legends of The Five Rings actual play awaiting me(yet), but instead … Continue reading Shadows Over the Cinema -Kuroneko (1968) with Kalum

Patreon Goals Amendment. Lol! I was a fool to think it’s easy to perform and record a song

So... Here's a good news and bad news kind of situation. As the UKGE "English breakfast" goal is now honoured (at least this year) and as I am busy honouring the unlocked "Hello gorgeous! / Improved website" goal, I also tested the water for when the "I got a little song for ya" goal... ...and it turns out … Continue reading Patreon Goals Amendment. Lol! I was a fool to think it’s easy to perform and record a song

Armagnac, Strudel, Munchausen, James Wallis & a Few Other Friends (Part One)

After much delays, here's finally our episode with the most excellent game designer James Wallis, recorded already back in April 2017. James, the self-proclaimed "Creator of the British Roleplaying Industry", has so many stories that it is difficult to properly introduce them (I mean check the insane list of games and personalities at the bottom … Continue reading Armagnac, Strudel, Munchausen, James Wallis & a Few Other Friends (Part One)

The Rolistes Go To The UK Games Expo (Part Three)

Here's the second part of our episode recorded at the UK Games Expo! Thanks again to the fans supporting the show via Patreon for unlocking that $30 goal. For this part, we took a rather French path with representatives of the two biggest RPG publishers of the Hexagon (that means France). First, we meet Constance … Continue reading The Rolistes Go To The UK Games Expo (Part Three)

Nephilim with Mira, Willem & Rob (Part Three)

Finally the third and final part of our multiparts episode dedicated to Nephilim, the 90s cult French contemporary occult tabletop RPG, with our guests/players Mira Manga, Willem and Robert. Thanks to all the listeners for their feedback. Congratulations to Moira Omahoni for winning the two tickets to the Shadows of Esteren live classic concert Adeliane at … Continue reading Nephilim with Mira, Willem & Rob (Part Three)

Nephilim with Mira, Willem & Rob (Part Two)

Here's the second part of our EPIC multiparts episode dedicated to Nephilim, the 90s cult French contemporary occult tabletop RPG, with our guests/players Mira Manga, Willem and Robert. Tweet to @rolistespod using the hashtag #EsterenUKGEconcert and tell me about your best RPG + music combination to participate to our little contest and win one of two tickets … Continue reading Nephilim with Mira, Willem & Rob (Part Two)

Waiting for Bec Hill’s Landlord & Going Rogue (One) in London (Part Two)

  Second part of our encounter with Bec Hill, London-based Australian comedian extraordinaire. Also finally our verdict with Persephelia about "Rogue One - A Star Wars Story". The Rolistes Podcast is a proud member of The RPG Academy Network. Make sure to check their many excellent shows, including Redemption the Star Wars actual show from … Continue reading Waiting for Bec Hill’s Landlord & Going Rogue (One) in London (Part Two)

Waiting for Bec Hill’s Landlord & Going Rogue (One) in London (Part One)

Meet Bec Hill, comedian extraordinaire. My interview with her and the rest of this episode are the result of a peculiar chain of events. First, a couple listeners told me they were looking forward to me covering Rogue One. I hadn't planned initially to do anything about it but I was very happy to answer … Continue reading Waiting for Bec Hill’s Landlord & Going Rogue (One) in London (Part One)

Dragonmeet, Right Into The Podcast Zone (Part Four – The Final One)

Part 4, this is the end beautiful friend, the end! A handful more interviews before we leave for a year the #PodcastZone gathering The Rolistes Podcast, The Rusty Quill, The Formal Gamer, Dark Cleo Productions and The Wizard On The Wynd. Fate had me cross the path of Kenneth Hite who happened to have worked on "Nephilim: Occult … Continue reading Dragonmeet, Right Into The Podcast Zone (Part Four – The Final One)

Dragonmeet, Right Into The Podcast Zone (Part Three)

Part 3 of the Episode 18 is here! Not as many interviews but we took our time with some awesome Dragonmeet 2016 attendants coming by the #PodcastZone gathering The Rolistes Podcast, The Rusty Quill, The Formal Gamer, Dark Cleo Productions and The Wizard On The Wynd. First the very friendly James Wallis, author of "The Extraordinary Adventures of Baron … Continue reading Dragonmeet, Right Into The Podcast Zone (Part Three)

Dragonmeet, Right Into The Podcast Zone (Part Two)

  Here's Part 2 of the Episode 18 dedicated to Dragonmeet 2016. You have to recognise that, for once , I am quite consistent in the delivery of those. Here's a second handful of interviews with visitors of the Dragonmeet #PodcastZone gathering The Rolistes Podcast, The Rusty Quill, The Formal Gamer, Dark Cleo Productions and The … Continue reading Dragonmeet, Right Into The Podcast Zone (Part Two)

Xany, the Brexited Scientist Who’ll Be Back With An Army of Robots

  Back to basics with this episode. No crazy Actual Play with multiple sound effects and other editing craziness. However, this is for the second time a sad occasion as another member of “La Guilde des Rolistes Francophones de Londres” is leaving London. Xany, you might remember him from a couple previous episodes, is an … Continue reading Xany, the Brexited Scientist Who’ll Be Back With An Army of Robots

Boldly Going Star Trek with Chris, John & Dave

  Space... ...The final frontier... Here is finally Episode 16. Apologies for the delay. I happened to be a bit over ambitious with this episode. Over the last few years, Star Trek has grown into something I am really passionate about . I happened also to be extremely lucky with this episode. First, Modiphius announced Star … Continue reading Boldly Going Star Trek with Chris, John & Dave

Running late… (damn those Actual Play episodes are long to edit)

My apologies but, due to me under-appreciating the amount of time to edit the Actual Play bit of the next episode in addition to the Dragonmeet preparations, Episode 16 will be late of a week or so. Worst case scenario it will available on the weekend of December 10th. My apologies... I will be flying … Continue reading Running late… (damn those Actual Play episodes are long to edit)

Across The Pond, A Detroiter In London & A Londoner In DC (With Aimee Carter And Labyrinth Games & Puzzles)

  This episode is the fruit of the randomness of life, friends getting married and inviting you over to celebrate with them on the other side of the Atlantic (congratulations again D&S), and the magic of the internet when open-mindedness meet good intentions. Aimee Carter, YA novel writer of The Goddess Test Trilogy and The Blackcoat Rebellion, … Continue reading Across The Pond, A Detroiter In London & A Londoner In DC (With Aimee Carter And Labyrinth Games & Puzzles)

Ice Cream for Everyone – Celebrating The Rolistes Podcast’s 1st Anniversary with Kalum

Remember our birthday episode when I was the guest and Willem from the Ice Cream for Everyone Podcast played the part of the host? Here is, finally, that same interview but as a proper episode of his own show. I recommend you check his other episodes with a number of interesting guests including several from the gaming industry: … Continue reading Ice Cream for Everyone – Celebrating The Rolistes Podcast’s 1st Anniversary with Kalum

Parental Advisory Required In Nomine Satanis Magna Veritas (with July)

  Sorry for the slight delay with this episode. It involved a lot of editing (by the way the generous Patreon supporters will have access to the whole "unedited" four hours of Actual Play). As mentioned in the intro, this episode is a bit of an exception due to its "adult" content. When I started … Continue reading Parental Advisory Required In Nomine Satanis Magna Veritas (with July)