Friday, May 22, 2020

The CVG Actual Play & Community Theater Podcast 120 - The One Ring: The Darkening of Mirkwood - Session 43: To Dungeons Deep


Episode 120 of The CVG Actual Play & Community Theater Podcast is up and in stores near you (i.e. iTunes)!  

Remember: it's on a different feed from The CVG Podcast and Rhythm & Blues Revue, so you will need to subscribe to this feed separately if you're into it!

The game is The One Ring, by Cubicle 7 Games!  The campaign is The Darkening of Mirkwood!

Don't remember much about The One Ring?  Check out the Geek's game review of it here!

Or check out the TOR community forums here!

Here is The Laughter of Dragons!

This session's source material comes from Bree!

Check out the campaign's Obsidian Portal page!

And now a quick breakdown of our characters:

PC:  Denethor Lightbow
Player:  Nick
Culture:    Elf of Mirkwood
Background:  Diligent Defender
Calling:  Scholar

PC:  Fendegil
Player:  Monster Mike
Culture:  Ranger of the North
Background:  Solitary Vagabond
Calling:  Wanderer

PC:  Beren Greycloak
Player:  BJ
Culture:  Dwarf of the Grey Mountains

PC:  Sancho Puddifoot
Player:  Enzio
Culture:  Hobbit of the Shire
Calling:  Wanderer


PC:  Waldemar
Player:  Kevin
Culture:  Man of the Lake
Calling:  Scholar

Remember to show your love and support for the Geek out on Patreon!  Actual play episodes don't count for our Patreon contributions, so every time we play a game, you get a freebie!

Intro /Outro Music:  "Tombstone Blues" by Bob Dylan










Wednesday, May 13, 2020

The CVG Actual Play & Community Theater Podcast 119 - D&D 5E: Tales From The Yawning Portal - Session 23: Abyssal Prisons!


Episode 119 of The CVG Actual Play & Community Theater Podcast is up and in stores near you (i.e. iTunes)! is up and in stores near you (i.e. iTunes)!

Remember: it's on a different feed from The CVG Podcast and Rhythm & Blues Revue, so you will need to subscribe to this feed separately if you're into it!

The game is Dungeons & Dragons: 5th Edition, by Wizards of the Coast! The campaign is Tales of the Yawning Portal!

And now a quick breakdown of our characters:

DM: Nick

PC: Garrett Tealeaf
Race:  Halfling
Class:  Monk
Background: Hermit

Player: BJ


PC: Grush
Race: Half Orc
Class: Cleric
Background: Outlander
Player: Monster Mike


PC: Ashton McSwarbrick
Race: Half Elf
Class: Bard
Background: Sage
Player: Brian

PC:  Buca Golthwui
Race:  Kobold
Class:  Sorcerer
Player:  Lewis

Remember to show your love and support for the Geek out on Patreon!  Actual play episodes don't count for our Patreon contributions, so every time we play a game, you get a freebie!

Intro /Outro Music:  "Street Fighting Man" by The Rolling Stones








Thursday, April 30, 2020

The CVG Actual Play & Community Theater Podcast 118 - A Beowulf Age of Heroes One-Shot: The Hermit's Sanctuary!



Episode 118 of The CVG Actual Play & Community Theater Podcast is up and in stores near you (i.e. iTunes)!  

Remember: it's on a different feed from The CVG Podcast and Rhythm & Blues Revue, so you will need to subscribe to this feed separately if you're into it!

The game this time around is Beowulf: Age of Heroes, yet to be published by Handiwork Games!

The module is "
The Hermit's Sanctuary", which is downloadable as a free preview! 

Intro/Outro music excerpted from Benjamin Bagby's performance of Beowulf.  
Seriously.  Go get it now.







Tuesday, April 28, 2020

The CVG Actual Play & Community Theater Podcast 117 - The One Ring: The Darkening of Mirkwood - Session 42: Hunters in the Waste


Episode 117 of The CVG Actual Play & Community Theater Podcast is up and in stores near you (i.e. iTunes)!  

Remember: it's on a different feed from The CVG Podcast and Rhythm & Blues Revue, so you will need to subscribe to this feed separately if you're into it!

The game is The One Ring, by Cubicle 7 Games!  The campaign is The Darkening of Mirkwood!

Don't remember much about The One Ring?  Check out the Geek's game review of it here!

Or check out the TOR community forums here!

Here is The Laughter of Dragons!

This session's source material comes from Bree!

Check out the campaign's Obsidian Portal page!

And now a quick breakdown of our characters:

PC:  Denethor Lightbow
Player:  Nick
Culture:    Elf of Mirkwood
Background:  Diligent Defender
Calling:  Scholar

PC:  Fendegil
Player:  Monster Mike
Culture:  Ranger of the North
Background:  Solitary Vagabond
Calling:  Wanderer

PC:  Beren Greycloak
Player:  BJ
Culture:  Dwarf of the Grey Mountains

PC:  Sancho Puddifoot
Player:  Enzio
Culture:  Hobbit of the Shire
Calling:  Wanderer


PC:  Waldemar
Player:  Kevin
Culture:  Man of the Lake
Calling:  Scholar

Remember to show your love and support for the Geek out on Patreon!  Actual play episodes don't count for our Patreon contributions, so every time we play a game, you get a freebie!

Intro /Outro Music:  "Wasted Years" by Iron Maiden










Sunday, April 26, 2020

The CVG Actual Play & Community Theater Podcast 116 - D&D 5E: Tales From The Yawning Portal - Session 22: Ooze Grotto Grove!


Episode 116 of The CVG Actual Play & Community Theater Podcast is up and in stores near you (i.e. iTunes)! is up and in stores near you (i.e. iTunes)!

Remember: it's on a different feed from The CVG Podcast and Rhythm & Blues Revue, so you will need to subscribe to this feed separately if you're into it!

The game is Dungeons & Dragons: 5th Edition, by Wizards of the Coast! The campaign is Tales of the Yawning Portal!

And now a quick breakdown of our characters:

DM: Nick

PC: Garrett Tealeaf
Race:  Halfling
Class:  Monk
Background: Hermit

Player: BJ


PC: Grush
Race: Half Orc
Class: Cleric
Background: Outlander
Player: Monster Mike


PC: Ashton McSwarbrick
Race: Half Elf
Class: Bard
Background: Sage
Player: Brian

PC:  Buca Golthwui
Race:  Kobold
Class:  Sorcerer
Player:  Lewis

Remember to show your love and support for the Geek out on Patreon!  Actual play episodes don't count for our Patreon contributions, so every time we play a game, you get a freebie!

Intro /Outro Music:  "Hares on the Plantation" by Waterson: Carthy








Thursday, April 23, 2020

The CVG Actual Play & Community Theater Podcast 115 - The One Ring: The Darkening of Mirkwood - Session 41: Of Hammer and Anvil


Episode 115 of The CVG Actual Play & Community Theater Podcast is up and in stores near you (i.e. iTunes)!  

Remember: it's on a different feed from The CVG Podcast and Rhythm & Blues Revue, so you will need to subscribe to this feed separately if you're into it!

The game is The One Ring, by Cubicle 7 Games!  The campaign is The Darkening of Mirkwood!

Don't remember much about The One Ring?  Check out the Geek's game review of it here!

Or check out the TOR community forums here!

Here is The Laughter of Dragons!

This session's source material comes from Bree!

Check out the campaign's Obsidian Portal page!

And now a quick breakdown of our characters:

PC:  Denethor Lightbow
Player:  Nick
Culture:    Elf of Mirkwood
Background:  Diligent Defender
Calling:  Scholar

PC:  Fendegil
Player:  Monster Mike
Culture:  Ranger of the North
Background:  Solitary Vagabond
Calling:  Wanderer

PC:  Beren Greycloak
Player:  BJ
Culture:  Dwarf of the Grey Mountains

PC:  Sancho Puddifoot
Player:  Enzio
Culture:  Hobbit of the Shire
Calling:  Wanderer


PC:  Waldemar
Player:  Kevin
Culture:  Man of the Lake
Calling:  Scholar

Remember to show your love and support for the Geek out on Patreon!  Actual play episodes don't count for our Patreon contributions, so every time we play a game, you get a freebie!

Intro /Outro Music:  "Sabotage" by Beastie Boys








Tuesday, April 21, 2020

The CVG Actual Play & Community Theater Podcast 114 - D&D 5E: Tales From The Yawning Portal - Session 21: The Predator Pools!


Episode 114 of The CVG Actual Play & Community Theater Podcast is up and in stores near you (i.e. iTunes)! is up and in stores near you (i.e. iTunes)!

Remember: it's on a different feed from The CVG Podcast and Rhythm & Blues Revue, so you will need to subscribe to this feed separately if you're into it!

The game is Dungeons & Dragons: 5th Edition, by Wizards of the Coast! The campaign is Tales of the Yawning Portal!

And now a quick breakdown of our characters:

DM: Nick

PC: Garrett Tealeaf
Race:  Halfling
Class:  Monk
Background: Hermit

Player: BJ


PC: Grush
Race: Half Orc
Class: Cleric
Background: Outlander
Player: Monster Mike


PC: Ashton McSwarbrick
Race: Half Elf
Class: Bard
Background: Sage
Player: Brian

PC:  Buca Golthwui
Race:  Kobold
Class:  Sorcerer
Player:  Lewis

Remember to show your love and support for the Geek out on Patreon!  Actual play episodes don't count for our Patreon contributions, so every time we play a game, you get a freebie!

Intro /Outro Music:  "Black Sheep" by The Clash At Demonhead