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Fear the Boot, RPG Podcast

By FearTheBoot.com

An irreverent look at tabletop roleplaying games and a little bit more.

  1. 1.
    Episode 500 - this is Fear the Boot11/06/2018
    1:42:21
  2. 2.
    Episode 499 - intent10/28/2018
    55:06
  3. 3.
    Episode 498 - player response to GM error10/23/2018
    53:29
  4. 4.
    Bonus Episode 80 - nostalgia10/16/2018
    52:41
  5. 5.
    Episode 497 - game explainers10/04/2018
    56:51
  6. 6.
    Episode 496 - mind of a machine09/19/2018
    55:08
  7. 7.
    Bonus Episode 79 - cuirass09/06/2018
    58:06
  8. 8.
    Episode 495 - benched characters08/29/2018
    46:34
  1. 9.
    Episode 494 - Genesis08/16/2018
    54:13
  2. 10.
    Episode 493 - recycling campaigns08/07/2018
    41:37
  3. 11.
    Episode 492 - challenge and response NPCs07/31/2018
    56:48
  4. 12.
    Episode 491 - scared away07/19/2018
    51:49
  5. 13.
    Episode 490 - not the real game07/12/2018
    1:03:43
  6. 14.
    Episode 489 - Fear the Con 11 round-up07/06/2018
    56:10
  7. 15.
    Episode 488 - fair-play NPCs07/03/2018
    48:26
  8. 16.
    Episode 487 - building relationships06/19/2018
    45:51
  9. 17.
    Episode 486 - playing yourself06/07/2018
    46:45
  10. 18.
    Bonus Episode 78 - a love letter06/04/2018
    53:14
  11. 19.
    Episode 485 - pets, pets, pets05/24/2018
    51:32
  12. 20.
    Episode 484 - non-sequiturs05/11/2018
    49:15
  13. 21.
    Episode 483 - outsourcing NPCs on the fly04/30/2018
    58:28
  14. 22.
    Episode 482 - prologue games04/19/2018
    54:32
  15. 23.
    Episode 481 – trap card04/06/2018
    56:22
  16. 24.
    Episode 480 - there and back again03/29/2018
    54:22
  17. 25.
    Episode 479 - not that bad of a GM03/27/2018
    58:41
  18. 26.
    Bonus Episode 77 - coming in 201803/15/2018
    52:22
  19. 27.
    Episode 478 - taking away agency03/08/2018
    46:55
  20. 28.
    Episode 477 - PC-centered design03/08/2018
    11:25
  21. 29.
    Episode 476 - the B-game02/27/2018
    38:00
  22. 30.
    Episode 475 - all the ugly things02/19/2018
    1:01:33
  23. 31.
    Episode 474 - for whose benefit02/09/2018
    42:12
  24. 32.
    Episode 473 - not to expectations02/02/2018
    44:23
  25. 33.
    Episode 472 - guiding NPCs01/25/2018
    42:31
  26. 34.
    Episode 471 - a new store01/18/2018
    1:01:35
  27. 35.
    Episode 470 - changing times01/03/2018
    30:30
  28. 36.
    R.I.P. Pat Roper12/30/2017
    9:09
  29. 37.
    Bonus Episode 76 - mementos12/21/2017
    27:01
  30. 38.
    Episode 469 - looks good on paper12/15/2017
    43:12
  31. 39.
    Episode 468 - not in a tavern12/08/2017
    46:09
  32. 40.
    Episode 467 - serendipity in story12/04/2017
    52:00
  33. 41.
    Episode 466 - gamify your life11/22/2017
    45:58
  34. 42.
    Episode 465 - agency at the end11/16/2017
    29:52
  35. 43.
    Bonus Episode 75 - Fear the Con 201811/07/2017
    30:00
  36. 44.
    Interview 41 - Charles Wellington11/02/2017
    56:30
  37. 45.
    Episode 464 - politics10/27/2017
    53:20
  38. 46.
    Episode 463 - winning the consensus10/19/2017
    43:23
  39. 47.
    Episode 462 - the story of a city10/13/2017
    47:05
  40. 48.
    Episode 461 - back to the gold box10/06/2017
    36:48
  41. 49.
    Episode 460 - for the moment09/29/2017
    24:37
  42. 50.
    Episode 459 - sacrifice09/21/2017
    49:09
  43. 51.
    Episode 458 - playing to the people09/19/2017
    50:51
  44. 52.
    Episode 457 - Gen Con 201709/07/2017
    40:27
  45. 53.
    Episode 456 - robot beards and circumstance08/31/2017
    56:36
  46. 54.
    Episode 455 - negative space08/24/2017
    48:16
  47. 55.
    Episode 454 - passing notes08/17/2017
    41:50
  48. 56.
    Episode 453 - not expecting the expected08/08/2017
    46:39
  49. 57.
    Episode 452 – the finishing note08/03/2017
    46:21
  50. 58.
    Episode 451 - accepting death07/27/2017
    27:45
  51. 59.
    Patreon adjustments07/26/2017
    1:04
  52. 60.
    Episode 450 - opportunity in a vacuum07/19/2017
    1:03:28
  53. 61.
    Episode 449 - taking risks07/14/2017
    45:34
  54. 62.
    Episode 448 - Fear the Con X in review07/06/2017
    57:31
  55. 63.
    Episode 447 - campaign endings06/29/2017
    37:36
  56. 64.
    Episode 446 - too old to punch06/13/2017
    55:00
  57. 65.
    Bonus Episode 74 - terrible on paper06/08/2017
    57:53
  58. 66.
    Episode 445 – small topic round-up06/01/2017
    52:21
  59. 67.
    Episode 444 - integrating the metagame05/25/2017
    41:07
  60. 68.
    Episode 443 - the killing begins05/16/2017
    45:26
  61. 69.
    Episode 442 - something to do05/11/2017
    23:12
  62. 70.
    Bonus Episode 73 - customers05/03/2017
    51:01
  63. 71.
    Episode 441 - too little killing04/25/2017
    59:40
  64. 72.
    Episode 440 - battered group syndrome04/20/2017
    45:24
  65. 73.
    Episode 439 - Brodeur goes to school04/12/2017
    54:29
  66. 74.
    Episode 438 - performance gaming04/04/2017
    57:53
  67. 75.
    Episode 437 - consequence and continuity03/28/2017
    46:09
  68. 76.
    Episode 436 - reluctant gamers03/22/2017
    36:14
  69. 77.
    Interview 40 - James McClure03/16/2017
    48:27
  70. 78.
    Episode 435 - the area between PC and player03/09/2017
    51:43
  71. 79.
    Episode 434 - the future of gaming03/01/2017
    57:08
  72. 80.
    Episode 433 - the value of needs02/22/2017
    53:10
  73. 81.
    Episode 432 - minding your role02/16/2017
    45:12
  74. 82.
    Episode 431 - gamification of an RPG, redux02/09/2017
    1:01:39
  75. 83.
    Bonus Episode 72 - more Peter02/02/2017
    1:03:46
  76. 84.
    Interview 39 - Pete Petrusha01/27/2017
    1:09:10
  77. 85.
    Episode 430 - knowing the future01/20/2017
    1:02:42
  78. 86.
    Episode 429 - stealing systems for stories01/13/2017
    51:09
  79. 87.
    Episode 428 - weapon X card01/05/2017
    50:17
  80. 88.
    Bonus Episode 71 - songs we hate, pets we love12/29/2016
    45:39
  81. 89.
    Bonus Episode 70 - hip-hop12/22/2016
    38:24
  82. 90.
    Episode 427 - difficulty12/16/2016
    1:01:22
  83. 91.
    Episode 426 - the unacceptable12/08/2016
    59:18
  84. 92.
    Episode 425 - changing preferences12/02/2016
    20:59
  85. 93.
    Episode 424 - Transformers RPG11/24/2016
    26:59
  86. 94.
    Episode 423 - the keys to power11/17/2016
    1:03:04
  87. 95.
    Episode 422 - satanic panic, part 211/09/2016
    1:11:29
  88. 96.
    Episode 421 - satanic panic, part 111/03/2016
    51:47
  89. 97.
    never easy11/01/2016
    6:31
  90. 98.
    Episode 420 – engineering character moments10/28/2016
    58:43
  91. 99.
    Episode 419 - NPC AI10/20/2016
    54:42
  92. 100.
    Episode 418 - designing the destination10/17/2016
    45:28
  93. 101.
    Episode 417 - the power of expectation10/07/2016
    45:40
  94. 102.
    Bonus Episode 69 - situational GMing09/28/2016
    48:33
  95. 103.
    Episode 416 - the inconsequential09/21/2016
    54:40
  96. 104.
    Episode 415 - Spiders of my Mind09/14/2016
    53:29
  97. 105.
    Episode 414 - time and maturation09/10/2016
    22:41
  98. 106.
    Episode 413 - proper presentation09/01/2016
    1:07:11
  99. 107.
    Episode 412 - ideas08/26/2016
    47:26
  100. 108.
    Bonus Episode 68 - random geekery08/19/2016
    59:00
  101. 109.
    Episode 411 - cognitive dissonance08/11/2016
    14:58
  102. 110.
    Episode 410 - talking time08/09/2016
    58:32
  103. 111.
    Episode 409 - stupid gamer tricks07/29/2016
    50:29
  104. 112.
    Bonus Episode 67 - augmented reality07/21/2016
    40:44
  105. 113.
    Episode 408 - three facets of GMing07/14/2016
    42:28
  106. 114.
    Episode 407 - audio ambience07/07/2016
    55:29
  107. 115.
    Episode 406 – RPGs and mental health, part 206/30/2016
    55:44
  108. 116.
    Episode 405 - RPGs and mental health, part 106/23/2016
    52:39
  109. 117.
    Episode 404 - episode not found06/16/2016
    55:53
  110. 118.
    Episode 403 - from failure to opportunity06/08/2016
    53:21
  111. 119.
    Episode 402 - a garage sale find06/01/2016
    50:06
  112. 120.
    Episode 401 - red, yellow, green05/25/2016
    43:54
  113. 121.
    Episode 400 - boat anchor characters05/15/2016
    56:11
  114. 122.
    Episode 399 - side games, redux05/11/2016
    47:47
  115. 123.
    Episode 398 - one-hour games05/04/2016
    46:43
  116. 124.
    Episode 397 - side games for continuity04/27/2016
    43:05
  117. 125.
    Episode 396 - voices04/20/2016
    49:00
  118. 126.
    Episode 395 - time jumps04/07/2016
    55:20
  119. 127.
    Bonus Episode 66 – Bedtime Stories 703/24/2016
    58:13
  120. 128.
    Episode 394 - rules light vs crunch03/16/2016
    46:13
  121. 129.
    Episode 393 - leaving a group03/09/2016
    49:31
  122. 130.
    Bonus Episode 65 – through the drywall03/03/2016
    51:34
  123. 131.
    Episode 392 - GM character creation02/10/2016
    50:36
  124. 132.
    Episode 391 – a sense of place02/03/2016
    45:26
  125. 133.
    Episode 390 - passing off01/27/2016
    47:27
  126. 134.
    Episode 389 - Mighty Morphin Power Wayngers01/15/2016
    47:15
  127. 135.
    Episode 388 - the long bomb01/07/2016
    1:02:25
  128. 136.
    Episode 387 - background banalities12/31/2015
    41:02
  129. 137.
    Bonus Episode 64 - Pat cusses the hits12/15/2015
    48:53
  130. 138.
    Episode 386 - Blades in the Dark, part 212/08/2015
    50:32
  131. 139.
    Episode 385 - Blades in the Dark, part 112/03/2015
    46:34
  132. 140.
    Episode 384 - destructive deconstruction11/27/2015
    19:40
  133. 141.
    Bonus Episode 63 – KFTB AM11/17/2015
    43:43
  134. 142.
    Episode 383 - finite choices11/12/2015
    19:32
  135. 143.
    Interview 38 – Vincent Venturella, part 210/27/2015
    51:59
  136. 144.
    Interview 37 – Vincent Venturella, part 110/22/2015
    53:31
  137. 145.
    Episode 382 - established NPCs10/15/2015
    22:28
  138. 146.
    Episode 381 - FIWAGs10/09/2015
    43:11
  139. 147.
    Episode 380 - killin'10/02/2015
    56:17
  140. 148.
    Bonus Episode 62 - $20 is $2009/25/2015
    59:54
  141. 149.
    Episode 379 - FIHAGs09/17/2015
    1:02:38
  142. 150.
    Interview 36 - Inkwell Ideas09/10/2015
    1:08:57
  143. 151.
    Episode 378 - great expectations09/03/2015
    42:04
  144. 152.
    Episode 377 - D&D 5th edition08/26/2015
    48:33
  145. 153.
    Episode 376 - head-canon08/21/2015
    21:47
  146. 154.
    Episode 375 - villains and antagonists08/12/2015
    46:39
  147. 155.
    Episode 374 - starting Battletech08/10/2015
    28:22
  148. 156.
    Episode 373 - Gen Con 2015 and RPG factions08/06/2015
    24:04
  149. 157.
    Episode 372 – comics07/23/2015
    55:03
  150. 158.
    Bonus Episode 61 – Bedtime Stories 607/15/2015
    56:37
  151. 159.
    Episode 371 – passivity07/07/2015
    41:14
  152. 160.
    Episode 370 – large gaming groups, redux06/30/2015
    58:58
  153. 161.
    Bonus Episode 60 – capital ship combat06/26/2015
    1:29:47
  154. 162.
    Interview 35 – One Shot Podcast06/04/2015
    1:04:40
  155. 163.
    Episode 369 – what we’d change05/27/2015
    59:44
  156. 164.
    Episode 368 – dice defining NPCs05/22/2015
    49:57
  157. 165.
    Episode 367 – modules05/12/2015
    1:04:27
  158. 166.
    Bonus Episode 59 – war games05/07/2015
    1:00:32
  159. 167.
    Episode 366 – expectations04/28/2015
    53:50
  160. 168.
    Episode 365 – Legend of the Five Characters04/07/2015
    51:05
  161. 169.
    Fear the Con 803/23/2015
    2:51
  162. 170.
    Episode 364 – superheroes and schedules03/18/2015
    43:29
  163. 171.
    Bonus Episode 58 – giant American03/02/2015
    53:59
  164. 172.
    Episode 363 – collaboration vs discovery02/18/2015
    56:51
  165. 173.
    Episode 362 – sudden conflict01/28/2015
    49:12
  166. 174.
    Episode 361 – making it work01/13/2015
    36:41
  167. 175.
    Episode 360 – holidays12/24/2014
    52:23
  168. 176.
    Episode 359 – ret-con repairs12/15/2014
    50:04
  169. 177.
    Episode 358 – killer GMs that don’t exist12/01/2014
    59:05
  170. 178.
    Episode 357 – games outside of continuity11/13/2014
    49:48
  171. 179.
    Episode 356 – scope-creep11/06/2014
    50:03
  172. 180.
    Episode 355 – the three clue rule10/23/2014
    48:06
  173. 181.
    Bonus Episode 57 – so many questions10/16/2014
    29:40
  174. 182.
    Episode 354 – leveraging a character10/02/2014
    16:43
  175. 183.
    Episode 353 – immersion-breaking rolls09/25/2014
    36:02
  176. 184.
    Episode 352 – character infirmity09/17/2014
    27:59
  177. 185.
    Episode 351 – classifying GMs09/11/2014
    46:00
  178. 186.
    Episode 350 – GM self-image09/06/2014
    30:08
  179. 187.
    Episode 349 – stats that matter08/27/2014
    33:40
  180. 188.
    Interview 34 – Steve Butts08/06/2014
    57:11
  181. 189.
    Episode 348 – stats vs story07/30/2014
    41:24
  182. 190.
    Episode 347 – building a PC during play07/24/2014
    38:17
  183. 191.
    Episode 346 – save or suck07/17/2014
    38:15
  184. 192.
    Episode 345 – free association07/10/2014
    43:53
  185. 193.
    Episode 344 – realizing you were wrong07/03/2014
    31:19
  186. 194.
    Episode 343 – Backseat GMing06/27/2014
    31:38
  187. 195.
    Bonus Episode 56 – Chris gets caught06/19/2014
    34:32
  188. 196.
    Episode 342 – Skye’s the limit06/10/2014
    1:04:40
  189. 197.
    Episode 341 – shut up and roleplay05/28/2014
    45:28
  190. 198.
    Episode 340 – buttons and levers05/22/2014
    32:14
  191. 199.
    Episode 339 – the secular and divine05/15/2014
    46:16
  192. 200.
    Bonus Episode 55 – demystifying05/08/2014
    37:51

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