So it's been a year... I guess it was time to admit The Rolistes Podcast is mostly an ego trip (you probably had figured it out by now) and to finally stop interrupting my guests when they speak... ...by being the guest myself. To be the host of that special episode, I recruited the … Continue reading The One About Me, Me, Me, Meee… (With Awesome Feats)
It's been almost a year since I started The Rolistes Podcast (more about that in Ep 13) and what a wonderful surprise to receive, at such time, an email from Monte Cook Games suggesting an episode with their podcast savvy co-founder. Unlike what I usually do, I didn't ask Monte Cook many questions about his … Continue reading An Evening With Monte Cook & Other RPG Memories
Bret from Never Got Around To It podcast was kind enough to be the very first podcast to invite me as guest. I find the concept of his show very cool. Guest are invited to pick something they should have read, watched or played for a long time, do so and come to the show … Continue reading Never Got Around To It -Sandman, Meandering and Complaining About Meandering
For episode 11, let's meet Fouc from "Supaéro". This respected French aerospace engineering school has not only spawned Serge Dassault and a couple astronauts but also a successful roleplaying conventions and many RPG writers. We also discussed London's famous live action events, Secret Cinema, which brought its audience in the middle of Dr Strangelove … Continue reading Supaéro Roleplaying Aircraft Engineers (also we checked-out Warcraft)
Meet Chris Birch, the fellow gamer behind the success of British publisher Modiphius, and in recent years Dragonmeet. Also, for completely unrelated reasons whatsoever, we go through London for Persephelia's birthday and head again for Westfield Stratford with Nala to see Captain America: Civil War.
Food! Isn’t that the greatest thing in life? Don’t you think the pleasure of gathering around a table to share breakfast, second breakfast, brunch, lunch or dinner has a lot in common with the pleasure of gathering around a table for a good session of tabletop RPG? Actually, I am just looking for a justification … Continue reading Foodie, Geeky, Fantasy & RPG Stew
Dungeons & Dragons ! Most famous and sometimes infamous of all tabletop roleplaying games. The number One both in time and success. With this belated Episode 8, we try to come back to the basics. First, The Rolistes Podcast introduces you to Aora, one of London's friendliest roleplaying expat. Second, through our discussion with Aora, and … Continue reading Dungeons & Dragons Explained And Other Random Encounters
Have you been to Dragonmeet yet? If you did, you already know how much fun it is to attend this event. If you didn't, do not worry. You don't have to wait for next year's edition to enjoy a slice of London's largest tabletop gaming convention. We head to a very northern and windy destination, on a … Continue reading A Dragonmeet of Ice & Fire
Star Wars The Force Awakens is finally upon us ! While (not really at the same time) we're heading with Persephelia for the BFI Imax, Garry and James, from Role Play Haven, join me to celebrate this long awaited event with a not so little discussion about our Star Wars memories, tabletop RPG related or … Continue reading A Most Spoilery Star Wars Episode
For the release of S.P.E.C.T.R.E., we seize the opportunity with episode 5 to celebrate the most famous of all Britons: James Bond. We head with the team, Haqadosh, Xany, Toto Chan and Persephelia to the Marble Odeon to find out how Bond's lastest aventure fares. Also, Garry and James from Role Play Haven are back to discuss … Continue reading Special James Bond
Listen & review on ITunes. With episode 4, it is my great pleasure to introduce the listeners of The Rolistes Podcast to London's largest, and extremely friendly, gaming role playing club: Role Play Haven. Garry and James are my guests for the first time, and problably not the last, to introduce us to the story, achievements … Continue reading Meet the Role Play Haven, Loncon & Dragonmeet
As we say in French, "Jamais deux sans trois". Here is Episode 3. We take an unexpected flight to Barcelona and meet there Kanard, yet another member of the Guilde des Rolistes Francophones de Londres. We discussed what brought him to London then Barcelona before moving onto the subject of his modest knowlegde of local geek culture such as the "Triangulo Friki". As an interlude, I also take you to the Mercat de la Boqueria from a slice of ham and to discuss briefly the subject of tabletop roleplaying games with a friendly couple from Utah. Thanks for listening and please, please leave me comments.
With episode 2, The Rolistes Podcast is messier than ever and heavy on the French accent. Apologies,we are still getting our act sorted. Together with Xany and Haqadosch we find out that recording a podcast while attempting to play board games is a bad idea. In addition to the next segment of our interview with … Continue reading Mess’ Up, Arrow, Luchadores & Asian Restaurants
*Now in an improved "remixed" version - July 2018* Here it is. Messy, not prefect but aiming in the direction I want to head to. Please be kind and, most of all, give it a shot for a couple episodes before settling your opinion. In the meantime, I would be very thankful to receive your … Continue reading Pimm’s Particles & Guilde des Rolistes Francophones de Londres