“Déjà Vu” at CyberConv 2.0 (Part Two)

Listen, subscribe & review on Apple Podcasts, Spotify or Google Podcasts. Sign up to our newsletter! We are about to leave CyberConv' 2.0... ...but we have still a couple of cool interviews for you to discover as we all wait for announcements about CyberConv' 3.0. Please meet: French Paragon from Switzerland, author of Oreinidia, who is currently studying in Australia … Continue reading “Déjà Vu” at CyberConv 2.0 (Part Two)

Café Rolistes 118 – Dave Wright from AlbaCon Virtual Convention

Listen, subscribe & review on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts.You can also download this episode. Don't forget to join our newsletter if you don't want to miss any of our content. Please also subscribe to The Rolistes Youtube Channel, click the "Like" button and write comments. https://youtu.be/0sQm3PxMtKc Follow us on Twitch and contribute LIVE with your questions via the chat. … Continue reading Café Rolistes 118 – Dave Wright from AlbaCon Virtual Convention

Café Rolistes 117 – Craig Campbell from NerdBurger Games

Listen, subscribe & review on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts.You can also download this episode. Don't forget to join our newsletter if you don't want to miss any of our content. Please also subscribe to The Rolistes Youtube Channel, click the "Like" button and write comments. https://youtu.be/u-obL_96T30 Follow us on Twitch and contribute LIVE with your questions via the chat. … Continue reading Café Rolistes 117 – Craig Campbell from NerdBurger Games

Café Rolistes 116 – Anthony, Dave & Michelle from “Battlelords of the 23rd Century”

Listen, subscribe & review on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts.You can also download this episode. Don't forget to join The Rolistes Newsletter if you don't want to miss any of our content. Please also subscribe to The Rolistes Youtube Channel, click the "Like" button and write comments. https://youtu.be/eq7KDfszVlM Follow us on Twitch and contribute LIVE with your questions via the … Continue reading Café Rolistes 116 – Anthony, Dave & Michelle from “Battlelords of the 23rd Century”

Join Us on Twitch for “Road to… Session Zero Con”

Here's a little announcement so you can all look forward to 2021 (hopefully). First of all, you are cordially invited to SESSION ZERO CON! It will be held ONLINE from January 30, 2021. Session Zero is an event that celebrates local game designers in the Philippine TTRPG community. To celebrate this event, Kalum will host … Continue reading Join Us on Twitch for “Road to… Session Zero Con”

The Rolistes Present… Metatopia “TTRPGs & English as Our Vehicular Language: Beyond the American Culture Online”

Listen, subscribe & review on Apple Podcasts, Spotify or Google Podcasts. Sign up to our newsletter! This panel is also available in video on Metatopia's YouTube channel. https://youtu.be/9FPeMw2nxFM I didn't expect to have an opportunity to host a panel for Metatopia any time soon but Covid-19 happened. My enthusiasm about organising a panel for Metatopia expressed itself in two … Continue reading The Rolistes Present… Metatopia “TTRPGs & English as Our Vehicular Language: Beyond the American Culture Online”

The Rolistes Présentent… Table-Ronde avec CyberConv 2.0 “Les Voyages dans le Temps”

Disclaimer: "CyberConv oblige", this panel was recorded in French. Apologies to our regular listener who might not be able to listen to this one. However, I recommend to try the "automated caption" function available with YouTube to watch this video with English subtitles. En supplément à notre série d'épisodes enregistrés à CyberConv 2.0, voici une … Continue reading The Rolistes Présentent… Table-Ronde avec CyberConv 2.0 “Les Voyages dans le Temps”

“Déjà Vu” at CyberConv 2.0 (Part One)

Listen, subscribe & review on Apple Podcasts, Spotify or Google Podcasts. Sign up to our newsletter! Welcome to CyberConv'! Back in March 2020, as France entered its first lockdown, a bunch of TTRPG enthusiasts decided to do something about their favourite conventions getting cancelled. They created their own online convention. With only a couple weeks of preparation, the first CyberConv' … Continue reading “Déjà Vu” at CyberConv 2.0 (Part One)

Café Rolistes 115 – Mira from #PodcastZone & Girls On Tour Podcast

Listen, subscribe & review on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts.You can also download this episode. Don't forget to join our newsletter if you don't want to miss any of our content. Please also subscribe to The Rolistes Youtube Channel, click the "Like" button and write comments. https://youtu.be/BCyPhoUWCzY Follow us on Twitch and contribute LIVE with your questions … Continue reading Café Rolistes 115 – Mira from #PodcastZone & Girls On Tour Podcast

Café Rolistes 114 – Chris Spivey from Darker Hue Studios

Listen, subscribe & review on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts.You can also download this episode. Don't forget to join our newsletter if you don't want to miss any of our content. Please also subscribe to The Rolistes Youtube Channel, click the "Like" button and write comments. https://youtu.be/7DxJEHMHAgs Follow us on Twitch and contribute LIVE with your questions … Continue reading Café Rolistes 114 – Chris Spivey from Darker Hue Studios

Café Rolistes 113 – Reliable from The Reliable Dungeon Master

Listen, subscribe & review on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts.You can also download this episode. Don't forget to join our newsletter if you don't want to miss any of our content. Please also subscribe to The Rolistes Youtube Channel, click the "Like" button and write comments. https://youtu.be/T6Fv_sT0byg Follow us on Twitch and contribute LIVE with your questions … Continue reading Café Rolistes 113 – Reliable from The Reliable Dungeon Master

Lloyd Gyan & All the Things We Do Not Talk About – Part Two

Listen, subscribe & review on Apple Podcasts, Spotify or Google Podcasts. Sign up to our newsletter! Were are back for the second and final part of our interview with Lloyd Gyan. (check Part One if you have not yet). We continued our ramblings which included, but were not limited to: The charms and challenges of horror in TTRPG (and … Continue reading Lloyd Gyan & All the Things We Do Not Talk About – Part Two

The Rolistes Present… Metatopia “TTRPGs & English as Our Vehicular Language”

I didn't expect to have an opportunity to host a panel for Metatopia any time soon but Covid-19 happened. As a result this convention went online and, long story short, you can watch this panel featuring myself and three amazing guests (more about them below) on YouTube. https://youtu.be/9FPeMw2nxFM My enthusiasm about organising a panel for … Continue reading The Rolistes Present… Metatopia “TTRPGs & English as Our Vehicular Language”

Café Rolistes 112 – Guillaume Jentey from Sonja & Conan vs The Ninjas

Listen, subscribe & review on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts.You can also download this episode. Don't forget to join our newsletter if you don't want to miss any of our content. Please also subscribe to The Rolistes Youtube Channel, click the "Like" button and write comments. https://youtu.be/AzPdDaKHbkA Follow us on Twitch and contribute LIVE with your questions … Continue reading Café Rolistes 112 – Guillaume Jentey from Sonja & Conan vs The Ninjas

Café Rolistes 111 – Kiel Chenier from “Weird on the Waves” at Birch and Bat

Listen, subscribe & review on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts.You can also download this episode. Don't forget to join our newsletter if you don't want to miss any of our content. Please also subscribe to The Rolistes Youtube Channel, click the "Like" button and write comments. https://youtu.be/vr2lQwwfptc Follow us on Twitch and contribute LIVE with your questions … Continue reading Café Rolistes 111 – Kiel Chenier from “Weird on the Waves” at Birch and Bat

Café Rolistes 110 – Kevin Lovecraft from Misdirected Mark

Listen, subscribe & review on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts.You can also download this episode. Don't forget to join our newsletter if you don't want to miss any of our content. Please also subscribe to The Rolistes Youtube Channel, click the "Like" button and write comments. https://youtu.be/fQEwX18o85s Follow us on Twitch and contribute LIVE with your questions … Continue reading Café Rolistes 110 – Kevin Lovecraft from Misdirected Mark

Café Rolistes “Special The Role Play Haven” with Garry, Kat & David

Listen, subscribe & review on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts. You can also download this episode. Don't forget to join our newsletter if you don't want to miss any of our content. Please also subscribe to The Rolistes Youtube Channel, click the "Like" button and write comments.  https://youtu.be/LMjwfmxL0a0 Follow us on Twitch and contribute LIVE with your … Continue reading Café Rolistes “Special The Role Play Haven” with Garry, Kat & David

Come Play “Paris Gondo” at AcadeCON on November 7th & 8th

Here's yet another opportunity to play "Paris Gondo - The Life-Saving Magic of Inventorying". I have TWO SESSIONS, at US-friendly time slots, for you to join at AcadeCON alongside the many other excellent tabletop RPG sessions on offer: CANCELLED Session 1: Saturday, November 7th from 2pm EST (7pm GMT)Session 2: Sunday, November 8th from 2pm … Continue reading Come Play “Paris Gondo” at AcadeCON on November 7th & 8th

Café Rolistes 109 – Erik Bernhardt from San Jenaro Coop

Listen, subscribe & review on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts.You can also download this episode. Don't forget to join our newsletter if you don't want to miss any of our content. Please also subscribe to The Rolistes Youtube Channel, click the "Like" button and write comments. https://youtu.be/mPkfEZffIq0 You can find Erik at: https://twitter.com/ErikTheBearik Check out the San … Continue reading Café Rolistes 109 – Erik Bernhardt from San Jenaro Coop

Film Studies – The Others (We Promise We Won’t Spoil Bly Manor)

Listen & review on Apple Podcasts.  Don’t forget to join our newsletter if you don’t want to miss any of our content. After several months, Film Studies finally awakens from its slumber to celebrate Halloween. Grab an oil lamp and follow Kalum from "The Rolistes Podcast" into the dark corners of "The Others", a 2001 English-language Spanish … Continue reading Film Studies – The Others (We Promise We Won’t Spoil Bly Manor)

Café Rolistes 108 – Jessica Marcrum, TTRPG Writer & Sensitivity Reader

Listen, subscribe & review on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts.You can also download this episode. Don't forget to join our newsletter if you don't want to miss any of our content. Please also subscribe to The Rolistes Youtube Channel, click the "Like" button and write comments. https://youtu.be/Pi5Umb4R2mk Follow us on Twitch and contribute LIVE with your questions … Continue reading Café Rolistes 108 – Jessica Marcrum, TTRPG Writer & Sensitivity Reader

Café Rolistes 107 – Krister Sundelin from Helmgast & “The Troubleshooters” TTRPG Kickstarter

Listen, subscribe & review on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts.You can also download this episode. Don't forget to join our newsletter if you don't want to miss any of our content. Please also subscribe to The Rolistes Youtube Channel, click the "Like" button and write comments. https://youtu.be/8kBCVbAWgZc Follow us on Twitch and contribute LIVE with your questions … Continue reading Café Rolistes 107 – Krister Sundelin from Helmgast & “The Troubleshooters” TTRPG Kickstarter

Lloyd Gyan & All the Things We Do Not Talk About – Part One

Listen, subscribe & review on Apple Podcasts, Spotify or Google Podcasts. Sign up to our newsletter! Have you met Lloyd Gyan? Sometimes, it feels that no matter what tabletop RPG convention you attend, you run into him (which is always a pleasure). Anyway, if you haven't met him here's your opportunity to catch up with this proud employee of Modiphius, … Continue reading Lloyd Gyan & All the Things We Do Not Talk About – Part One

The Rolistes Present… Virtually Expo “A Guide for Parents to Dungeons & Dragons and Tabletop Roleplaying”

Listen, subscribe & review on Apple Podcasts, Spotify or Google Podcasts. Sign up to our newsletter! This panel is also available in video on the YouTube channel of Virtually Expo. https://youtu.be/nlPFuFRmtZE Dungeons & Dragons and tabletop roleplaying have found unprecedented popularity through movies, TV shows and online content like Critical Role. Parents might be left to wonder: “What is this … Continue reading The Rolistes Present… Virtually Expo “A Guide for Parents to Dungeons & Dragons and Tabletop Roleplaying”

Café Rolistes 105 – Helen Gould TTRPG Editor & Sensitivity Reader

Listen, subscribe & review on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts.You can also download this episode. Don't forget to join our newsletter if you don't want to miss any of our content. Please also subscribe to The Rolistes Youtube Channel, click the "Like" button and write comments. https://youtu.be/CHZUBwI4vtc Follow us on Twitch and contribute LIVE with your questions … Continue reading Café Rolistes 105 – Helen Gould TTRPG Editor & Sensitivity Reader

The New Normal (With Jo Winter)

Listen, subscribe & review on Apple Podcasts, Spotify or Google Podcasts. Sign up to our newsletter! Meet Jo Winter, author of  "The Fall of Home", "Light Bringers" and contributor to the currently live Kickstarter campaign "The Map of Is Not The Territory". Together we braved the dangers of the outside world. Hand sanitizer and microphones in hand we fended … Continue reading The New Normal (With Jo Winter)

Come Play “Paris Gondo” at AlbaCon on October 3rd & 4th

UPDATE October 1st - SESSIONS CANCELLED DUE TO LACK OF PLAYERS ***************** Here's a new opportunity to play "Paris Gondo - The Life-Saving Magic of Inventorying". I have TWO SESSIONS for you to join at AlbaCon alongside the many other excellent tabletop RPG sessions on offer: Slot 3 RPGs: Saturday 3rd October from 8pm BST … Continue reading Come Play “Paris Gondo” at AlbaCon on October 3rd & 4th

Come Play “Paris Gondo” at Virtually Expo

Here's yet another opportunity to try "Paris Gondo – The Life-Saving Magic of Inventorying". Here's Virtually Expo, the online alternative to this year's cancelled UK Games Expo. In addition to our "The Rolistes Present..." panel there, I will be running four sessions of "Paris Gondo – The Life-Saving Magic of Inventorying". They will take place … Continue reading Come Play “Paris Gondo” at Virtually Expo

Glorantha Before the Plague with David Scott & Ian Cooper

Listen, subscribe & review on Apple Podcasts, Spotify or Google Podcasts. Sign up to our newsletter! I did it! I finally close with this interview my substantial backlog of episodes recorded well-ahead of their release.  This last one brings us back to a time before measures were enforced in London to face Covid-19 (hence "before the plague" get it … Continue reading Glorantha Before the Plague with David Scott & Ian Cooper

Café Rolistes 104 – Ian A. A. Watson from Onyx Path Publishing

Listen, subscribe & review on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts. You can also download this episode. Don't forget to join our newsletter if you don't want to miss any of our content. Please also subscribe to The Rolistes Youtube Channel, click the "Like" button and write comments. https://youtu.be/6GYnoZNK7l0 Follow us on Twitch and contribute LIVE with your … Continue reading Café Rolistes 104 – Ian A. A. Watson from Onyx Path Publishing

Come Play “Paris Gondo” at the Gauntlet Community Open Gaming

This summer is full of exciting opportunities to play tabletop roleplaying games online. Here's one I recommend you join. The Gauntlet Community is holding four days of gaming from Thursday, July 16th through Sunday, July 19th. It's completely free and anyone can play—you don’t have to be a community member. There are many excellent games … Continue reading Come Play “Paris Gondo” at the Gauntlet Community Open Gaming

Café Rolistes 103 – Jonathan Pay “DnD Is Just Your Highschool Sweetheart Before You Find True Love”

Listen, subscribe & review on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts. You can also download this episode. Don't forget to join our newsletter if you don't want to miss any of our content. Please also subscribe to The Rolistes Youtube Channel, click the "Like" button and write comments. https://youtu.be/lCtiCvUeE04 Follow us on Twitch and contribute LIVE with your … Continue reading Café Rolistes 103 – Jonathan Pay “DnD Is Just Your Highschool Sweetheart Before You Find True Love”

Coming Soon: The Rolistes Present… Virtually Expo “A Guide for Parents to Dungeons & Dragons and Tabletop Roleplaying”

Virtually Expo replaces UK Games Expo this year. As a result, "The Rolistes Present…" will return on Virtually Expo's Twitch channel on Friday, August 21st at 9pm GMT (4pm EDT) with the following panel. Dungeons & Dragons and tabletop roleplaying have found unprecedented popularity through movies, TV shows and online content like Critical Role. Parents … Continue reading Coming Soon: The Rolistes Present… Virtually Expo “A Guide for Parents to Dungeons & Dragons and Tabletop Roleplaying”

Trollune, Role Me Like One of Your French Game Shops

Listen, subscribe & review on Apple Podcasts, Spotify or Google Podcasts. Sign up to our newsletter! Once again, I took advantage of a family holiday to quickly record a couple interviews in a local game shop. This time we landed in the French city of Lyon! Founded in Lyon in 2005 by Louis et Charles Trécourt, Trollune is allegedly … Continue reading Trollune, Role Me Like One of Your French Game Shops

Café Rolistes 102 – Jason Pitre “Why DnD Should NEVER Be Your First TTRPG!”

Listen, subscribe & review on Apple Podcasts, Spotify or Google Podcasts. You can also download this episode. Don't forget to join our newsletter if you don't want to miss any of our content. Please also subscribe to The Rolistes Youtube Channel, click the "Like" button and write comments. https://youtu.be/9-esxPyTCuk Follow us on Twitch and contribute LIVE with your questions … Continue reading Café Rolistes 102 – Jason Pitre “Why DnD Should NEVER Be Your First TTRPG!”

Café Rolistes 101 – Eric Nieudan from Desks & Dragons

Listen, subscribe & review on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts. You can also download this episode. Don't forget to join our newsletter if you don't want to miss any of our content. Please also subscribe to The Rolistes Youtube Channel, click the "Like" button and write comments. https://youtu.be/0L4nuaVBbsM Follow us on Twitch and contribute LIVE with your … Continue reading Café Rolistes 101 – Eric Nieudan from Desks & Dragons

Café Rolistes 99 – Federica & Garry from The Role Play Haven

Listen, subscribe & review on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts. You can also download this episode. Don't forget to join our newsletter if you don't want to miss any of our content. Please also subscribe to The Rolistes Youtube Channel, click the "Like" button and write comments. https://youtu.be/Pr_r9TlMG1E Follow us on Twitch and contribute LIVE with your … Continue reading Café Rolistes 99 – Federica & Garry from The Role Play Haven

Café Rolistes 98 – Grant Howitt from Rowan, Rook & Decard

Listen, subscribe & review on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts. You can also download this episode. Don't forget to join our newsletter if you don't want to miss any of our content. Please also subscribe to The Rolistes Youtube Channel, click the "Like" button and write comments. https://youtu.be/-50e6ZAJ-oU Follow us on Twitch and contribute LIVE with your … Continue reading Café Rolistes 98 – Grant Howitt from Rowan, Rook & Decard

Café Rolistes 97 – Kat from The Role Play Haven

Listen, subscribe & review on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts. You can also download this episode. Don't forget to join our newsletter if you don't want to miss any of our content. Please also subscribe to The Rolistes Youtube Channel, click the "Like" button and write comments. https://youtu.be/Q_LDmI2trXU Follow us on Twitch and contribute LIVE with your … Continue reading Café Rolistes 97 – Kat from The Role Play Haven

Café Rolistes 96 – Danni from DiDnDnD

Listen, subscribe & review on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts. You can also download this episode. Don't forget to join our newsletter if you don't want to miss any of our content. Please also subscribe to The Rolistes Youtube Channel, click the "Like" button and write comments. https://youtu.be/d4tJQ021BAg Follow us on Twitch and contribute LIVE with your … Continue reading Café Rolistes 96 – Danni from DiDnDnD

Origins Online Not Happening? Let’s Play Anyway on that Weekend & Fundraise for Black Lives Matter

That title is quite long but hopefully, it's getting the point across. Origins Online is (rightly) cancelled, but I decided to answer the call of Dennis Furia who is encouraging people from the "Origins Games Fair: Games Master Group" to run their games independently and to do so while supporting Black Lives Matter Global Network. … Continue reading Origins Online Not Happening? Let’s Play Anyway on that Weekend & Fundraise for Black Lives Matter

Café Rolistes 95 – Janet & Dimitris from World Anvil

Listen, subscribe & review on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts. You can also download this episode. Don't forget to join our newsletter if you don't want to miss any of our content. Please also subscribe to The Rolistes Youtube Channel, click the "Like" button and write comments. https://youtu.be/7DhB6QqK9kk Follow us on Twitch and contribute LIVE with your … Continue reading Café Rolistes 95 – Janet & Dimitris from World Anvil

Update regarding Paris Gondo and the Origins Online cancellation

Original post Hello, I wanted to react without any delay to today's news that Origins Online is cancelled. I was looking forward to the opportunity to run games there. As an alternative, I hope to run games at Virtually Expo and other online conventions but I didn't have the time yet to look into that. Feel free … Continue reading Update regarding Paris Gondo and the Origins Online cancellation

Café Rolistes 94 – Kat Cowles from DiDnDnD

Listen, subscribe & review on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts. You can also download this episode. Don't forget to join our newsletter if you don't want to miss any of our content. Please also subscribe to The Rolistes Youtube Channel, click the "Like" button and write comments. https://youtu.be/D-qWmqQ4gcY Follow us on Twitch and contribute LIVE with your … Continue reading Café Rolistes 94 – Kat Cowles from DiDnDnD

Café Rolistes 93 – Naomi from No More Damsels & Power Word Roll

Listen, subscribe & review on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts. You can also download this episode. Don't forget to join our newsletter if you don't want to miss any of our content. Please also subscribe to The Rolistes Youtube Channel, click the "Like" button and write comments. https://youtu.be/LR9svmrj_78 Follow us on Twitch and contribute LIVE with your … Continue reading Café Rolistes 93 – Naomi from No More Damsels & Power Word Roll

Café Rolistes 92 – #CyberConv Catch-Up With Thalie from Orc’idée & Alakokain

Listen, subscribe & review on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts. You can also download this episode. Don't forget to join our newsletter if you don't want to miss any of our content. Please also subscribe to The Rolistes Youtube Channel, click the "Like" button and write comments. https://youtu.be/yfOJkynaEeQ Follow us on Twitch and contribute LIVE with your … Continue reading Café Rolistes 92 – #CyberConv Catch-Up With Thalie from Orc’idée & Alakokain

Café Rolistes 91 – “Together@Home” Online Con & More With Dasha From London RPG Community

Listen, subscribe & review on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts. You can also download this episode. Don't forget to join our newsletter if you don't want to miss any of our content. Please also subscribe to The Rolistes Youtube Channel, click the "Like" button and write comments. https://youtu.be/Ik9ti7FlLls Follow us on Twitch and contribute LIVE with your … Continue reading Café Rolistes 91 – “Together@Home” Online Con & More With Dasha From London RPG Community

Café Rolistes 90 – Crowd Control Expo, a digital exhibition by Logan & Remy from Storm Giant Games

Listen, subscribe & review on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts. You can also download this episode. Don't forget to join our newsletter if you don't want to miss any of our content. Please also subscribe to The Rolistes Youtube Channel, click the "Like" button and write comments. https://youtu.be/y9CycnBQ7rA Follow us on Twitch and contribute LIVE with your … Continue reading Café Rolistes 90 – Crowd Control Expo, a digital exhibition by Logan & Remy from Storm Giant Games

Café Rolistes 89 – Keyforge RPG, Asmodée & more with Anjuli aka GeekGirlBookWorm

Listen, subscribe & review on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts. You can also download this episode. Don't forget to join our newsletter if you don't want to miss any of our content. Please also subscribe to The Rolistes Youtube Channel, click the "Like" button and write comments. https://youtu.be/nWpbsCRea4g Follow us on Twitch and contribute LIVE with your … Continue reading Café Rolistes 89 – Keyforge RPG, Asmodée & more with Anjuli aka GeekGirlBookWorm

Café Rolistes 88 – Discussing #VirtualHorrorCon and More With Chris Handley from Darker Days Radio

Listen, subscribe & review on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts. You can also download this episode. Don't forget to join our newsletter if you don't want to miss any of our content. Please also subscribe to The Rolistes Youtube Channel, click the "Like" button and write comments. https://youtu.be/s-yHrRBPshI Follow us on Twitch and contribute LIVE with your … Continue reading Café Rolistes 88 – Discussing #VirtualHorrorCon and More With Chris Handley from Darker Days Radio

Café Rolistes 87 – #CyberConv, the French Online TTRPG Convention with Sollypsys & Axel

Listen, subscribe & review on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts. You can also download this episode. Sign up to our newsletter if you don't want to miss any of our content. Please also subscribe to The Rolistes Youtube Channel, click the "Like" button and write comments. https://youtu.be/_25k8Xp5mwI Follow us on Twitch and contribute LIVE with your questions … Continue reading Café Rolistes 87 – #CyberConv, the French Online TTRPG Convention with Sollypsys & Axel

Café Rolistes 86 – #Concordia2020, Online TTRPG & Game Design with João Mariano

Listen, subscribe & review on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts. You can also download this episode. Sign up to our newsletter if you don't want to miss any of our content. Please also subscribe to The Rolistes Youtube Channel, click the "Like" button and write comments. https://youtu.be/dKBdpz14etY Follow us on Twitch and contribute LIVE with your questions … Continue reading Café Rolistes 86 – #Concordia2020, Online TTRPG & Game Design with João Mariano

Café Rolistes 85 – Social Distancing With Jane Hermiston (FYI the recording broke down halfway)

Listen, subscribe & review on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts. or download this episode. Sign up to our newsletter if you don't want to miss any of our content. Please also subscribe to The Rolistes Youtube Channel, click the "Like" button and write comments. https://youtu.be/GVksiSIxukc Follow us on Twitch and contribute LIVE with your questions via the … Continue reading Café Rolistes 85 – Social Distancing With Jane Hermiston (FYI the recording broke down halfway)

Waiting for D’Amato (a Flash Visit in London by Mel & James from “One Shot”)

Listen, subscribe & review on Apple Podcasts, Spotify or Google Podcasts. Sign up to our newsletter! Once upon a time, when we still had the pleasure of welcoming worldwide visitors to London, a little tweet informed me that Mel and Jame D'Amato from the One Shot Network were spending some time in our beautiful city! Microphone in hand, I … Continue reading Waiting for D’Amato (a Flash Visit in London by Mel & James from “One Shot”)

Announcing “Paris Gondo – The Life-Saving Magic of Inventorying”

Hello everyone, Here is my first foray into game design: "Paris Gondo - The Life-Saving Magic of Inventorying". After several teasers on our show, I guess it is time to properly introduce you to this game and even invite you to join an online session via our Playtest Sign-Up Form. This project is a storytelling … Continue reading Announcing “Paris Gondo – The Life-Saving Magic of Inventorying”

The Rolistes Present… “Everything You Never Dared To Ask About Dungeons & Dragons & TTRPGs on Tik ToK”

Listen, subscribe & review on Apple Podcasts, Spotify or Google Podcasts. Sign up to our newsletter! Also available in video on our YouTube (please subscribe to our channel).  https://youtu.be/yD5O_PQ0C40 When I first joined Tik Tok, I felt like… …but now I’m like… Long story short, Tik Tok has a LOT to offer to Dungeons & Dragons and Tabletop RPG … Continue reading The Rolistes Present… “Everything You Never Dared To Ask About Dungeons & Dragons & TTRPGs on Tik ToK”

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

Listen, subscribe & review on Apple Podcasts, Spotify or Google Podcasts. Sign up to our newsletter! That's it. It is the FINALE! We are closing our series dedicated to London RPG Community and leaving their homebrew D&D setting the Kantas Expanse. Thanks again to Andy for his top-notch Dungeon Mastering and Dasha, Nuno and Riah for their amazing performance. … Continue reading On the Shores of Kantas with London RPG Community (featuring a D&D 5e Actual Play) – Part Four

The Rolistes Present… “London as a Setting for Your Tabletop RPG Adventures”

Listen, subscribe & review on Apple Podcasts, Spotify or Google Podcasts. Sign up to our newsletter! Also available in video on our YouTube (please subscribe to our channel).  https://youtu.be/YKNJJ0lU6Pg Tell me, “How many of your favourite old and new tales epic adventures have London as their setting?”. Quite a few right? For this “The Rolistes Present…”,  I am joined … Continue reading The Rolistes Present… “London as a Setting for Your Tabletop RPG Adventures”

Coming Soon: The Rolistes Present… Twitch Panel “Everything You Never Dared To Ask About Dungeons & Dragons & TTRPGs on Tik ToK”

When I first joined Tik Tok, I felt like... ...but now I'm like... Long story short, Tik Tok has a LOT to offer to Dungeons & Dragons and Tabletop RPG fans. You have cosplayers, funny skits (including too many Bard jokes and don't ask about clams), GMing advice and even lip-synched re-enactment of your favourite … Continue reading Coming Soon: The Rolistes Present… Twitch Panel “Everything You Never Dared To Ask About Dungeons & Dragons & TTRPGs on Tik ToK”

Stay Safe Home With Free & Pay-What-You-Want Tabletop RPGs

Photo by pixpoetry on Unsplash It's been heartwarming to see the tabletop RPG community react with online games and conventions to counter the social-distancing imposed on individuals and clubs. It turns out tabletop RPG publishers are rising to the challenge as well through making a plethora of core books, bundles and TTRPG supplement free or pay-what-you-want. Other tabletop … Continue reading Stay Safe Home With Free & Pay-What-You-Want Tabletop RPGs

Coming Soon: The Rolistes Present… Twitch Panel “London as a Setting for Your Tabletop RPG Adventures”

Tell me, "How many of your favourite old and new tales epic adventures have London as their setting?". Quite a few right? For our next "The Rolistes Present…",  I am joined by three Tabletop RPG specialists of the "Big Smoke": Lynne is Associate Editor for Chaosium’s Call of Cthulhu line with experience as editor and … Continue reading Coming Soon: The Rolistes Present… Twitch Panel “London as a Setting for Your Tabletop RPG Adventures”

Good Ol’ Dragonmeet, 2019 – Part Two

Listen, subscribe & review on Apple Podcasts, Spotify or Google Podcasts. Sign up to our newsletter! Here's our second and final part dedicated to Dragonmeet 2019. I have especially fond memories of that last edition which was an opportunity to meet under a roof so many people I've grown to appreciate and exchanged so many affectionate gestures. To close … Continue reading Good Ol’ Dragonmeet, 2019 – Part Two

Bientôt: The Rolistes Présentent… Table-Ronde avec CyberConv “Recettes Pour Des Podcasts et Streams de Jeu de Rôle Réussis”

Disclaimer: For the first time ever, we are doing something in French. Apologies to our regular listener who might not be able to listen to this one. Alors que de nombreux club de jeu de rôle suspendent leurs activités "physiques" suite à la pandémie Covid-19, il a été impressionnant de voir la rapidité avec laquelle … Continue reading Bientôt: The Rolistes Présentent… Table-Ronde avec CyberConv “Recettes Pour Des Podcasts et Streams de Jeu de Rôle Réussis”

Coming Soon: The Rolistes Present… Live UK Games Expo Panel “A Guide for Parents to Dungeons & Dragons and Tabletop Roleplaying”

**UPDATE** This panel is delayed due to UK Games expo being postponed to August 2020. **** Following a successful first at Dragonmeet, “The Rolistes Present…” returns in a LIVE format thanks to Mira and the #PodcastZone! I am incredibly thankful for this opportunity to run a panel at no other place than the UK Games … Continue reading Coming Soon: The Rolistes Present… Live UK Games Expo Panel “A Guide for Parents to Dungeons & Dragons and Tabletop Roleplaying”

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

Listen, subscribe & review on Apple Podcasts, Podchaser  Spotify or Google Podcasts. Sign up to our newsletter! Here's the penultimate part of our series dedicated to London RPG Community and their homebrew D&D setting the Kantas Expanse. Join us for more interview with Andy, Dasha, Nuno and Riah, as well as of course the continuation of their actual … Continue reading On the Shores of Kantas with London RPG Community (featuring a D&D 5e Actual Play) – Part Three

Patreon Bonus – Café Rolistes 82 – Random Encounters at London Le Drinks & Dice

Join our Patreon to access this Bonus Episode We return to our monthly London Le Drinks & Dice (something which I'd like to do regularly with Café Rolistes) for a quick chat with members of London RPG Community. Please meet Jon, who you might already know via The Rolistes Newsletter, as well as Thomas and … Continue reading Patreon Bonus – Café Rolistes 82 – Random Encounters at London Le Drinks & Dice

The Rolistes Newsletter: Your Proudly London-Based TTRPG Monthly Digest

Events, multiple audio and video shows, a Patreon bonus show, live streams on Twitch and more... ...we are just doing so much at The Rolistes lately! On top of that, there SO MANY other exciting things happening in London, the UK, across the Channel and the Pond. How can one keep track of all of … Continue reading The Rolistes Newsletter: Your Proudly London-Based TTRPG Monthly Digest

The Rolistes Present… “Tabletop Roleplaying Games As The Lusitanians Do”

Listen, subscribe & review on Apple Podcasts, Spotify or Google Podcasts. Sign up to our newsletter! This episode is also available in YouTube (please conside subcribing to our channel). https://youtu.be/OBUPJ-YB8To This month's panel is the sort of panel that I created "The Rolistes Present…" for. It offers a unique insight on the tabletop RPG community in a European country … Continue reading The Rolistes Present… “Tabletop Roleplaying Games As The Lusitanians Do”

Good Ol’ Dragonmeet, 2019 – Part One

Listen, subscribe & review on ITunes, Spotify or Google Podcasts. Sign up to our newsletter! With much less delay than in 2018, we returned in late 2019 to our good ol' Dragonmeet and its #PodcastZone run this year my Mira. As it is the tradition, I wandered the halls and recorded a collection of awesome tabletop RPG professionals and … Continue reading Good Ol’ Dragonmeet, 2019 – Part One

Faculty Meeting # 137 – Discussion of Team Synergy Mechanics in Dungeons & Dragons

Listen, subscribe & review on ITunes, Spotify or Google Podcasts. Sign up to our newsletter! Michael kindly invited me to join a Faculty Meeting episode. See description below. Hello and welcome to Faculty Meetings – The general advice and discussion podcasts from The Rpg Academy. This is Faculty Meeting # 137. In this episode Kalum and I talk … Continue reading Faculty Meeting # 137 – Discussion of Team Synergy Mechanics in Dungeons & Dragons

Coming Soon: The Rolistes Present… Twitch Panel “Tabletop Roleplaying Games As The Lusitanians Do”

Time to stream our second episode of "The Rolistes Present…" of 2020! We are taking you to yet another shore with a sample of what the tabletop RPG scene in Portugal has to offer: Especuatório/Rubber Chicken Games - Daniel Carvalho (He/Him)Published author by Edita-me and RPG writer for Especulatório and Rubber Chicken Games. Member of … Continue reading Coming Soon: The Rolistes Present… Twitch Panel “Tabletop Roleplaying Games As The Lusitanians Do”

The Rolistes Present… “British Recipes to Succeed With Your Kickstarter Campaign”

Listen, subscribe & review on ITunes, Spotify or Google Podcasts. Sign up to our newsletter! This episode is also available in YouTube (please conside subcribing to our channel). https://youtu.be/Z4sPJsQCXtM Have you ever considered crowdfunding a RPG project of your own via Kickstarter? “The Rolistes Present…” gathered three amazing professionals from the British tabletop industry to discuss … Continue reading The Rolistes Present… “British Recipes to Succeed With Your Kickstarter Campaign”

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

Listen, subscribe & review on ITunes, Podchaser or Sticher. Sign up to our newsletter! Welcome to the second instalment of our series dedicated to London RPG Community and their home-brew setting the Kantas Expanse! Join us to enjoy both an interview with Andy, Dasha, Nuno and Riah as well as a Dungeons & Dragons actual play. … Continue reading On the Shores of Kantas with London RPG Community (featuring a D&D 5e Actual Play) – Part Two

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 hour dedicated … 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 Riah 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 and … 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. This episode is also available in YouTube (please conside subcribing to our channel). https://youtu.be/DV8Agus6A2o 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 … 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. This episode is also available in YouTube (please conside subcribing to our channel). https://youtu.be/zF-2xVVGKTw 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 … 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. This episode is also available in YouTube (please conside subcribing to our channel). https://youtu.be/Uy3K-zkK9HQ 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 … 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 a creative lead at Rowan, Rook & Decard. His credits include Goblin Quest, One Last Job, Honey Heist, and Spire.Chris Taylor (he/him)Chris is head of … 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 of Black … 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 ViktorBill, & 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 Irina (aka Demonic … 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 Stephen Butchard … 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 I … 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" (both … 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

TTRPG Actual Play Recording & Streaming: An Introduction

Have you ever thought "That session of One Ring was great. I'm sure people would enjoy listening to this"? Have you ever watched Critical Role and thought "I want to be the new Matthew Mercer"? Well, your first modest step should be to check this introduction video we made with seasoned Twitch streamers Little Red … Continue reading TTRPG Actual Play Recording & Streaming: An Introduction

#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? :PThanks 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 UKGE. … 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 Two)

Here's the second part of our episode dedicated to Dragonmeet 2017 with yet more random encounters with tabletop RPG fans: After James Wallis in our Part 1, Federica is also back from episodes 7 and 24 to tell us about the opening of a new Role Play Haven branch in Archway (North London);After Kenneth Hite … Continue reading Dragonmeet 2017, Return to the #PodcastZone (Part Two)

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)