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The Vintage RPG Podcast

Oct 14, 2019

Gather round, Chill Masters! This week, we're discussing the horror roleplaying game Chill (1984), by Pacesetter Games. Is it scary? Is it campy? We don't know, because Chill never really figured that out for itself.

We also welcome game designer Nathan D. Paoletta of Worldwide Wrestling fame. We chat about wrasslin'...


Sep 30, 2019

This week, its all about artist, writer and game designer Luka Rejec. We discuss Witchburner, Luka's system agnostic witch hunt scenario. Then we dig into the forthcoming Ultraviolet Grasslands, a psychedelic heavy metal road trip RPG powered by Luka's ultra-light, ultra flexible SEACAT system. Finally, we talk to the...


Sep 16, 2019

This week, we sit down with Daniel D. Fox, the creator of the Ennie Award-winning Zweihander Grim & Perilous RPG. We talk about everything from the proper  pronounciation of "zweihander," the origins of the game in Warhammer, the importance of humor, inclusivity in tabletop games and much, much more. This is a big,...


Sep 2, 2019

This week, we're talking TSR's Endless Quest gamebooks. They're like Choose Your Own Adventure, but with D&D and, well, boring. Sort of! Maybe we're being too hard on them. We dig in to the first few, the history of the series, the unusual places it goes and there is, perhaps, a surprising turn-around of opinion. We...


Aug 19, 2019

We dive right into it, talking the history of Dragonlance - the modules, the novels, the...animated movie? It is the first major metaplot in tabletop RPGs and catapulted Tracy Hickman and Margaret Weiss onto the bestseller list, but never quite coalesced into the major D&D campaign setting it should have. We talk about...