Mar 16, 2019

Episode 057: Jackalope Live Action Studios Interview Pt. 2

Special episode alert (now with part 2),

 
On today's show, we rejoin Matthew Webb from Jackalope Live Action Studios and Nerdcaster Ron Leota, as they discuss upcoming Jackalope games and larp theory. If you didn't catch the first episode, check it out here
 
 
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Original music and production by: Ron Leota

Mar 7, 2019

Episode 056: Jackalope Live Action Studios Interview Pt. 1

Special episode alert,

 
On today's show, Ron interviews Matthew Webb from Jackalope Live Action Studios. We talk about larp theory, culture, and Jackalope's upcoming Cyberpunk event. Big thanks to Gabriel De Los Angles for helping make this episode happen. This is part one of two, so stay tuned...
 
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Original music and production by: Ron Leota

Jan 12, 2019

Episode 055: Game Running Advice

Get ready for something silly,

 
On today's show the Spite Larp plot team are deep into their plot write and have gotten a little silly. They're giving out advice like free ice cream, mixed with a lot of silly sprinkles. We hope you get some good tips and a lot of laughs from this one. 
 
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Original music and production by: Ron Leota
 
Ending track: Waves (makaihbeats.net) by Makaih Beats

Dec 9, 2018

Episode 054: Spite Plot Team

In Honor of the Smallest Most Loyal Listenerd,

 
On today's show we have the Spite plot team (now with more team) live from the Spite Plot Write. Ron, Barb, Brian, and Kirsten are joined by their teammates Brooks, Raissa, and Marc for a chat about what it's like running one of the largest sci-fi games on the west coast and some general tips on how to make something like that work.  
 
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Original music and production by: Ron Leota
 
Ending track: Salutations by Shaolin Dub

Sep 20, 2018

Episode 053: Commercialization of Larp

Hey Listenerd Friends,

 
On today's show we're talking about the commercialization and monetization of larp. We explore into the for-profit sector and share our thoughts. Apologies for the quality, Ron is moving and didn't have his full studio tp record in. We will be going back to the old set-up in the episode after next. 
 
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Original music and production by: Ron Leota
 
Ending track: Hey Ma by Scott Nice

Aug 23, 2018

Episode 052: Branding PNW Larp

Howdy Listenerds?

 
Barb, Brian, Ron, and Kirsten get into a discussion about how to "brand" Pacific Northwest Larp. Obviously, there's no perfect answer for that but they chat it up and give their personal opinions and theories. We hope you dig it. 
 
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Original music and production by: Ron Leota

Jul 26, 2018

Episode 051: Self Regulation

Sup Listenerds?

 
On today's show, we're diving into personal responsibility and self-regulation in role-playing. How far is too far? When should you take a break? How to avoid injury? We get into the thick of it with some insights and personal stories. 
 
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Original music and production by: Ron Leota
 
Ending track: War by Shaolin Dub

Jun 21, 2018

Episode 050: Transitioning to New Systems

Aloha Listenerds,

 
On today's show, we're talking about how to transition from one system to another. We give you tips and ideas to enter a new community that may be very different from what you're used to. In the end, games are different and we should celebrate their diversity while finding what works for us. Enjoy!
 
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Original music and production by: Ron Leota
 
Ending track:  In Arcadia by Noel Griffin

May 10, 2018

Episode 049: Random Systems

What's Up Listenerds?

 
On today's show Barb, Kirsten, Ron, and guest host Brian talk about randomized systems in role-playing and their benefits or drawbacks. We get into negotiated play and interesting systems that don't use traditional dice. We hope you dig the episode. 
 
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Original music and production by: Ron Leota

Apr 5, 2018

Episode 048: Absentia Creator’s Special

Greetings Listenerds,

 
Kirsten, Ron, and special guest Jimmy talk about the making of and running of their Nordic style one-shot, Absentia. Getting the creators back together weeks after the event to reflect and share. 
 
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Original music and production by: Ron Leota
 

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