Oren, Mike, and Johnathan get into the weeds with roleplaying rulesets.
This anime-inspired RPG fires on all cylinders, so even when it misses, it's still a blast.
These abilities might look cool, but they'll just gather dust on your character sheets.
This mystical RPG does justice to its setting, but balancing issues make it a slog.
Mike, Oren, and Johnathan discuss systems for tracking a character’s health in roleplaying games.
Oren, Mike, and our returning guest Johnathan discuss the pros and cons of different character advancement systems.
This apocalyptic RPG has a bright spot, but unrealistic ambitions drag it down.
This new version of the world-famous RPG fails in similar ways to its predecessors.
This Lovecraftian RPG's new version won't blow any minds—just break them a bit.
These pitfalls have ensnared many an RPG system.
This interstellar RPG had a lot of trying, but only some of the doing.
These killer events will leave players scratching their heads.
These combat tools put everything else in their system to shame.
Mike, Chris, and Oren discuss extended conflict rules in roleplaying games.
How buffing or weakening the GM will change your campaign.
What this RPG design choice has to offer—and what it takes away.
Oren, Mike, and Chris dissect spell mechanics across roleplaying systems.
These rules will get players scratching their heads—and maybe in open revolt.