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Just some announcements for some of our major upcoming events: Our podcasts of foes episode is out on the Dungeon Delve Feed We are launching our discord server today where we will...

With Ralayan defeated and the Whispered Ones stopped the party faces the repercussions of their actions. The party is brought before King Vremor Rein as Sarya and Syldan must answe...

We discuss the rules on Tool Proficiency and Crafting: How much realism do you want in your game? What tools do you actually use in a game? We are joined by Mike and Giuseppe, of t...

No new episode today as we work on getting a great episode ready for Podcasts of Foes! We will be releasing some bonus content to make it up to you guys shortly. For those who have...

We discuss the rules on surprise and vision this week: how far can you see with normal vision? What does surprise actually mean? We are joined by Will, of the Plane Shift podcas...

The party faces Ralayan in a climactic showdown. Syldan strikes out for his master, Kalima follows the calling of her god, Torr trains his eyes on the leader of the Whispered Ones,...

Rules: PC Death

We discuss the rules on player character death this week: how it can happen, how to prevent or fix it, and even a little on how to cause it for all those evil DMs out there. This...

Orinthal #17: Going Up?

As the party make their way into the Regeant’s Seat they discuss what they know they need to do next before realizing that the only place left to go, is up the wizard’s tower. ...

Rules: Level Up

We discuss the rules on different methods for character advancement both within D&D 5e as well as a few different systems found in other Table Top RPGs. We go a little rules ...

After a very long and trying day the party finally gets the opportunity to rest before their final confrontation with Ralayan. They discuss plans, disguise themselves, and pray to ...

We discuss the D&D 5e rules on the benefits of grappling and surviving while traveling between settlements. We are joined this week by Scott, the DM for Seasons of Skyrend, an ...

The party finishes the fight against their enemies and gathers together for a moment in order to recover and try to press on in what they come to realize are incredibly dire odds. ...

We joined Patrick from the Sea Dogs Podcast in one of his new shows Nilbog's Tavern where Vral, Kalima, Sarya, Syldan, Torr, and Daryll all get a chance to relax for a moment and t...

The face-off against Melekah begins! Syldan rushes to the aid of his little ones, Sarya takes the brunt of attacks, Daryll summons his Flaming Sphere, Torr finds himself stunned, a...

What's Next for DnD Raw

We mention the future of the podcast from the upcoming "Tales from the Table" series, to more Rules as Written episodes with special guest stars, and the future of Austea beyond Or...

The party investigates the temple to Lathander and tries to find out why the Whispered Ones marked it on a map. The tired party moves through a city in the midst of celebration a...

Thoven describes the harrowing experience that he and his allies had as they traveled through the realm of the ghouls, the Shadowfell. Learn from the hero of the Cataclysm as he ha...

The party meet with Thoven as he provides information and an ally when the party is uncertain as to who to trust. Sarya resists swooning, Kalima rolls her eyes, Daryll tries to lea...

Learn more about the enigmatic leader of the Shadow Wolves and discover how he came to Orinthal. Learn from Vral as to what motivated him to create his group, if you believe him th...

Finally back together, the party shares what they have learned with each other and with Vral. Torr discovers there was more to his deal than he realized and Vral shares how he beca...

SPOILER WARNING! If you have not listened up to episode 10 there will be some spoilers discussed. We discuss events that have occured in the campaign so far and explore the thought...

As the battle with Folmar comes to a close the party learn the truth behind why those who have disappeared acted strangely before vanishing. As Sarya comes to terms with facing her...

As Torr follows Firo to the strange meeting with Bai Agosto, the rest of the party continue on to find the woman who essentially raised Sarya. Kalima senses undead though knows it ...

Three of the Unearthed Arcana classes that our players use in DnD RAW are now official in Xanathar’s Guide to Everything. There have been a few changes that we won’t be making ...

Torr follows the strange quickly Firo into the lair of the mysterious Bai Agosto. Follow our Inquisitive Dwarf while he attempts to put his memory back together as he traverses the...

We have a special episode where we discuss the myth of Bai Agosto. Discover more about this mysterious entity's dark past and how she became the strange entity became who she is to...

After the party speaks with Captain Marsk they continue their investigation of the nearly destroyed documents and learn of plots to control others. Syldan muses over the kidnapping...

Rules: Powergaming

We discuss min/maxing and powergaming and share our opinion about when players take it too far. We also review Andrew Cawood's The World of Myrr Campain Setting as well as his ot...

Syldan begins to come to terms with the consequences of being so open about those he cares for as the party attempts to learn from the little monk, Elsys what happened. Sarya sees ...

We have a special announcement today concerning the future of our podcast and letting everyone know easier ways to contact us. Also after the announcements is a recap of the events...

Rules: Artemis Entreri

This episode we discussed another character from the Drizzt Series, Artemis Entreri, and his rather evil arsenal. Note: This is a repost from our old feed that we just wanted to s...

The party face off against the powerful Traubon Strakhelm quickly realizing that they may have taken on much more than they bargained for. Fireballs, Cones of Cold, and Psionic Att...

The mystery deepens as the party chase after a shadowy figure and find one answer they have been searching for only to come up with dozens more questions. They continue their quest...

The party gets serious and shows off what they can really do in a fight! The party presses on from their meeting and decide to investigate the Low Hills in search of Kalima’s for...

Our heroes discover that the group calling themselves the Whispered Ones has influenced all of their lives in some way or another. Daryll finds himself fascinated with the creature...

Rules: Metagaming

We cover a more philosophical discussion on metagaming: what it is and how it can break the game for your players. Note: This is a repost from our old feed that we just wanted to s...

Insight checks and deception rolls galore as a mistrustful group of adventurers meet. Join us as Sarya begins to show off her powers and realizes her affinity for pranking dwarves,...

We wanted to go more into the history of Austea, specifically a bigger focus on the events of the Cataclysm. The Cataclysm began suddenly and without warning as far as the humanoi...

Orinthal: Meet Syldan

Meet Syldan, the Wood Elf Order of the Kensai Monk, as he works closely with the royal guards to protect important figures while remaining hidden in a crowd. It is not long before ...

Orinthal: Meet Daryll

Meet Daryll, the Human Evocation Wizard, as he goes through his day at Zoxiara's Academy of the Arcane. Follow along as he learns of his instructor's disappearance and begins his j...

Rules: Volo's Guide

We talk about our first impressions from Volo's guide! Note: This is a repost from our old feed that we just wanted to share. :)

Orinthal: Meet Kalima

Meet Kalima, the Half-elf Cleric of the Grave Domain, as she escorts the ambassador of the far off lands of the Nephenee. It is not long before Kalima finds herself out of place am...

Rules: How to Get Lucky

We discuss "luck" in its many forms and how it can impact the game from a mechanic and narrative perspective. Note: This is a repost from our old feed that we just wanted to share....

Orinthal: Meet Torr

Meet Torr, the Dwarf Inquistive Rogue as he is hired to solve a mystery, a job that excites him far more than the clean-up jobs that he has been dealing of late. Assisting his innk...

Rules: Drizzt Do'broken

We cover the amazing Drizzt Do'urden and how brokenly overpowered his character would be in a 5e campaign setting. Note: This is a repost from our old feed that we just wanted to s...

Orinthal: Meet Sarya

Meet Sarya, the Aasimar Order of the Immortal Mystic, as she traverses the city of Orinthal looking for answers into her past and her unique powers. Our hero finds herself caught u...

Orinthal: Intro Preview

Here is a brief preview of our Orinthal intro.  Hero Down by Kevin MacLeod is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution license Source Artist

Rules: Time Flies

We discuss time and time manipulation spells, discover the amount of cats Bethany and Tony have is classified as "many," and Joshua gets schooled in the followup. Note: This is a ...

Introducing the world of Austea and the city of Orinthal where our actual play Dnd 5e game will be taking place.  Welcome the world of Austea and the continent of Nabresal. R...

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