Episode 04 – Avarice (Virtues & Vices, Part  1)

Download this episode (right click and save) It’s an episode full of beginnings: Branden joins us for the first time as a host, and our Virtues & Vices series kicks off with a discussion of Avarice! We explain what avarice is (and isn’t), and discuss plot threads and character opportunities […]

Episode 03 – The Crusader Archetype

Download this episode (right click and save) Episode 03, “The Crusader Archetype”, features a discussion of knights, crusaders, and Christian holy warriors, whether they be real, fictional or legendary. We also talk about Christian theories of “just war”; how crusading knights appear in published RPGs; and how to use them […]

Episode 02 – Alignment

Download this episode (right click and save) In which Peter and Grant discuss alignment and other methods of modeling morality in roleplaying games, and how to use alignment mechanisms effectively without making them feel unnatural.An additional note: Branden, a.k.a. SilverSeraphAE, will be joining us as a host in future episodes! That’s really […]

Episode 01 – Are RPGs Evil?

Download this episode (right click and save) In which Grant and Peter attempt to dispel the myth that roleplaying games are inherently evil. We discuss certain misinformed beliefs about what roleplaying games are and what problems they can cause Christians; certain commonly-cited examples of the “evil” of roleplaying games; and […]

Download this episode (right click and save) In which Grant and Peter nervously try to explain who we are and what we’re trying to do with Saving the Game.