InnRoads RPG Jam Session Ep 3 (New GMs)

Running the Tables In this episode, Uncle Jeff and Brian talk down time as a last minute cancellation of their weekly Star Wars game leaves our new GM with time to reflect on prep and the randomness of the universe…and his players. We talk on-the-fly prep and when random table … Continue reading

One-Shots: Dungeons and Dragons

The New Classic: Dungeons & Dragons Winter descends upon the village, its full force arriving in less than a moon’s cycle. In the distance, storm clouds roll and the thunder of Thor’s hammer can be heard driving them onward. Angered voices can be heard coming from the largest structure in … Continue reading

One-Shot: Dungeon World

Dungeon World Outside the walls of Southold, the long roads can be cold and treacherous. Especially the ones that lead to secret places. The Priory of St. Antoinette’s has been out of communication for more than a year. Even for the hidden homes of the Benetnasch faithful that is far … Continue reading

Taking a One-Shot

An Experiment in Turning Strangers into Friends It’s been a month since the last session of our Summer One-Shots event.  Plenty of time to review the recordings and create the VODs and – more importantly – reflect.  I’d had the idea early in February of 2016, a possibility of drawing … Continue reading

InnRoads Plays: Summer One-Shots!

InnRoads Plays: Summer One-Shots Ahh, summer.  Sunshine, popsicles and games-games and more games!  InnRoads is stepping into vacation time to give you a 4-part series of games where we open up the table to our beloved fans!   From June to September, we’ll be celebrating our community with a different Role … Continue reading

IRP Victoriana: Session 4 – Child’s Play

These tears are not for the children… August, 1856 And they’re back! The clues found within the Doyle household point to new theories.. And the tears of the nanny shine new light upon the missing children. ———————- These episodes encompass our fourth session and a long holiday hiatus…and some editing … Continue reading

IRP Victoriana: Session 2 | Part 2 – Kensington by Torchlight

A Kensington Evening, Conclusion August, 1856 The adventurers depart the British Museum for the affluent neighborhood of Kensington to call upon Mrs Henry Doyle. But along the way, they find that not all is quiet in the night. A most unwelcome gathering of Bolshevists are between them and their destination… … Continue reading

IRP Victoriana: Interlude | Stage Presence

Joyeux Comes Calling August, 1856 We take a night to look in on Monsieur Joyeux, a complex person of quiet mystery and diverse skills. Joyeux is summoned to a patron’s home where deft hands and quick wits are the order of the evening. Episode One Episode Two   The Cast … Continue reading

IRP Victoriana: Session 1 – The Noodle Incident

First Meetings in Limehouse In our first session of the Actual Play, we flashback 6 months to see where it all began for the Torchbearers. —————————————————– February, 1856 The Crimean War is turning against the Crown as the Tsarina of Russia unleashes magical horrors the likes of which England is … Continue reading

IRP Victoriana: Character Creation

One’s Full Measure Meet the cast as we formulate new characters in the Victoriana game system. A dwarven doctor, a Russian bearman, a disgraced veteran of the Crimean War, a well-traveled young woman new to London, and a spiritualist of the wealthy, a more diverse group of adventurers would be … Continue reading