Running a tabletop roleplaying game like Dungeons & Dragons can be a daunting task, even for experienced players. Rob and Sara share their combined 50 years of gaming experience across multiple game systems every week to help make that task easier and enjoyable for everyone! Whether you’re new to tabletop RPGs and want to try running one, or an experienced Dungeon Master looking to take your game to the next level, this podcast is for you!


All Episodes

Storyteller Conclave – Episode 23 World-building pt. 6: History

The discussion about world-building continues this week, as we step back into the history of our world. What lore exists? What events shaped its creation? Sara and Rob discuss...

Storyteller Conclave – Episode 22 World-building pt. 5 : Geography

The discussion about world-building continues this week, as we broach the topic of creating the physical geography of your world. What is the overall scope of your world? How...

Storyteller Conclave – Episode 21 World-building pt. 4 : Other Strangenesses

Part 4 of our discussion of world-building continues the topic of “What makes your world unique.” Is it magic? Strange creatures? Are there odd elements or plants that cause...

Storyteller Conclave – Episode 20 World-building pt. 3 : Gods and Pantheons

As our multi-show discussion of world-building continues, we begin our delve into the big question of “What makes our world unique from our own world?” As this is a...

Storyteller Conclave – Episode 19 World-building pt. 2 : Societies

World-building is a huge and complicated topic. One of the most important aspects of building an interesting world is societies, and the customs, politics, religion, and sub-factions that makes...

Storyteller Conclave – Episode 18 Handling Difficult Situations at the Table

As with any form of storytelling, tabletop roleplaying games can bring up challenging emotional situations, both in and out of character. When emotions begin to rise, it’s not always...

Storyteller Conclave – Episode 17 World-Building

Arguably, the most notable aspect of any role playing game is the world in which it takes place. Whether that world is a reflection of our own real world,...

Storyteller Conclave – Episode 16 Playing the Long Game

Writing long, epic stories can be a daunting task. The sheer enormity of the task can overwhelm even the most seasoned storyteller. This week, Rob & Sara discuss tips...

Storyteller Conclave – Episode 15 Writing One-Shots

One-shot games are great if you only have a short story to tell, want to dabble in a new system, or don’t have the time to run a regular...