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Re: [THACO's Hammer] Splatbook updates
« Reply #100 on: January 23, 2017, 06:30:44 PM »
Splatbook 129 - The Vorpal Blade Went Snicker-Snack!

We’re going headhunting in theis episode! Join DMs Glen, Fulongamer, Brian, and Cory as the delve into a mixed bag of topics. After taking care of some emails (after which Cory has to make his departure), the fellas settle in for the main event. First they break an oft-unused spell Leomund’s Lamentable Belaborment, then they delve in the third part of their series for beginning players, then take it home with a list of their top 5 “normal” magical weapons.

You can find us on Osrgaming.org, d20radio.com, Tumblr, Facebook, iTunes, Planetadnd.com and Twitter (@thacoshammer), as well as our home page at http://www.thacoshammer.info. If you are looking for an RSS feed or a different way of downloading the show directly, the address is: http://www.talkshoe.com/tc/94174. If you are looking for our Actual Play (AP) podcasts, you can find them on iTunes (search for WGP's OSR AP Podcasts), or you can go to http://feeds.feedburner.com/osractualplaypodcasts. You can also email the show at thacoshammer@gmail.com, and you can leave a voicemail for the show at 405-806-0555.

Email from DM Alex (How to make lower planar adventures more “otherwordly”)
Email from DM Freddy (Periapt of Foul Rotting destruction issue; what happens to the curse?)
Email from DM Freddy (Reskinning monsters/Veteran Players/Player Knowledge vs. Character Knowledge)

Magic Fingers – Leomund’s Lamentable Belaborment
99% Perspiration - Tips for Beginning Players, Part Three: Pick the right class for what you wish to do
Playing Favorites – Top Five “normal” magical weapons

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Re: [THACO's Hammer] Splatbook updates
« Reply #101 on: April 06, 2017, 08:12:32 PM »
Splatbook 130 - Class??!? We Got Class!

Miss Manners ain’t got nothin’ on us in this episode! Join DM’s Glen, Brian, and Fulongamer as they discuss custom classes. After a round of emails, they tend to matters at hand. First they review the Demihuman Deities supplement, then examine the custom classes article in Dragon magazine #243, and then bring things to a close with the fourth part of a six-part series for novice players.

(DM Brian here! Our most sincere apologies, but the last 10 minutes of the show was cut off from recording somehow.)

You can find us on Osrgaming.org, d20radio.com, Tumblr, Facebook, iTunes, Planetadnd.com and Twitter (@thacoshammer), as well as our home page at http://www.thacoshammer.info. If you are looking for an RSS feed or a different way of downloading the show directly, the address is: http://www.talkshoe.com/tc/94174. If you are looking for our Actual Play (AP) podcasts, you can find them on iTunes (search for WGP's OSR AP Podcasts), or you can go to http://feeds.feedburner.com/osractualplaypodcasts. You can also email the show at thacoshammer@gmail.com, and you can leave a voicemail for the show at 405-806-0555.

Voicemail from DM Cal (Answer to a question in #117)
Gaming question from Glen (restarting a campaign after bringing it to a close)

People Skills – Demihuman Deities
It’s In The Book - In A Class By Themselves (Creating Custom Classes Using The DMG; Dragon #243)
99% Perspiration - Tips for Beginning Players, Part Four: Playing the Class and the Character

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Re: [THACO's Hammer] Splatbook updates
« Reply #102 on: May 02, 2017, 05:03:47 PM »
Splatbook 131 - Pardon Us, We're A Touch Abbreviated....

We’re a little pressed for time in this episode! Join DMs Glen, Fulongamer, and Brian and they (quickly) tackle the topics of the day. After answer a single, solitary email, the fellas quickly get to work. They first discuss the clerical healing spell sphere, and then quickly move to the second topic, the fifth part of a six-part of a series for novice players.

You can find us on Osrgaming.org, d20radio.com, Tumblr, Facebook, iTunes, Planetadnd.com and Twitter (@thacoshammer), as well as our home page at http://www.thacoshammer.info. If you are looking for an RSS feed or a different way of downloading the show directly, the address is: http://www.talkshoe.com/tc/94174. If you are looking for our Actual Play (AP) podcasts, you can find them on iTunes (search for WGP's OSR AP Podcasts), or you can go to http://feeds.feedburner.com/osractualplaypodcasts. You can also email the show at thacoshammer@gmail.com, and you can leave a voicemail for the show at 405-806-0555.

Magic Fingers - Healing Spell Sphere (Clerical)
99% Perspiration - Tips for Beginning Players Part Five: Know your Players, Know your DM

Email from Keith Haddad (question about the Perception stat and how to use it)

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Re: [THACO's Hammer] Splatbook updates
« Reply #103 on: May 16, 2017, 09:50:25 PM »
Splatbook 132 - This Place Is Legendary....

The sage has been paid well in this episode! Join DMs Cory, Brian, Fulongamer and Glen as they explore a legendary place of their own creation. First, they tackle some emails and then get to work. The fellas do an overview of the Tome of Magic supplement, then uncover an seldom-used spell Leomund’s secret chest, and Brainstorm about a legendary place.

You can find us on Osrgaming.org, d20radio.com, Tumblr, Facebook, iTunes, Planetadnd.com and Twitter (@thacoshammer), as well as our home page at http://www.thacoshammer.info. If you are looking for an RSS feed or a different way of downloading the show directly, the address is: http://www.talkshoe.com/tc/94174. If you are looking for our Actual Play (AP) podcasts, you can find them on iTunes (search for WGP's OSR AP Podcasts), or you can go to http://feeds.feedburner.com/osractualplaypodcasts. You can also email the show at thacoshammer@gmail.com, and you can leave a voicemail for the show at 405-806-0555.

Option Package - Tome of Magic
Magic Fingers - Leomund's Secret Chest
DM Brainstorm – The Legend Of… (place)

Email from DM Sasha (psionics questions)
Email from DM Freddy (dual-classing thief with paladin; messing around with multiclassing)
Email from DM Sean (Brainstorm request about a part of a previous Brainstorm)

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Re: [THACO's Hammer] Splatbook updates
« Reply #104 on: June 01, 2017, 11:31:34 PM »
Splatbook 133 - There Is No "I" In Team!

We are making the dream work in this episode! Join DMs Glen, Fulongamer and Brian as they discuss the merits of teamwork in D&D. After taking care of some emails, the fellas move on to the main event. First they discuss the various magical figurines then move on to a Dragon Magazine article pertaining to magically bonded weapons, and then they wrap up with the conclusion of their six-part discussion series for beginning players, lauding the merits of teamwork within the game.

You can find us on Osrgaming.org, d20radio.com, Tumblr, Facebook, iTunes, Planetadnd.com and Twitter (@thacoshammer), as well as our home page at http://www.thacoshammer.info. If you are looking for an RSS feed or a different way of downloading the show directly, the address is: http://www.talkshoe.com/tc/94174. If you are looking for our Actual Play (AP) podcasts, you can find them on iTunes (search for WGP's OSR AP Podcasts), or you can go to http://feeds.feedburner.com/osractualplaypodcasts. You can also email the show at thacoshammer@gmail.com, and you can leave a voicemail for the show at 405-806-0555.

Email from DM Freddy (gnome and halfling clerics using medium sized blunt weapons or size scaling)
Email from DM Magister (Giving players an in-game motivation to play humans in a campaign)
Email from DM Sean (request for a DM Brainstorm spinoff show)

Magic Fingers – Figurines of Wondrous Power
Loaded for Bear – Bonded Magical Weapons (Dragon #194)
99% Perspiration - Tips for Beginning Players, Part Six: Teamwork makes the Dream work

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Re: [THACO's Hammer] Splatbook updates
« Reply #105 on: June 11, 2017, 07:50:01 PM »
Splatbook 134 - Fat Tony's Elves

We fulfill another request in this episode! Join DMs Brian, Fulongamer and Glen as they fulfill a listener request and discuss various topics concerning elves. After a round of emails, they take care of buisness. First they discuss the various types of elves and the ways to use them in a campaign, then they move on to discuss two staple D&D magic items, elven cloak and boots. Then they bring things to a close with a look at the elven dog and elven cat.

You can find us on Osrgaming.org, d20radio.com, Tumblr, Facebook, iTunes, Planetadnd.com and Twitter (@thacoshammer), as well as our home page at http://www.thacoshammer.info. If you are looking for an RSS feed or a different way of downloading the show directly, the address is: http://www.talkshoe.com/tc/94174. If you are looking for our Actual Play (AP) podcasts, you can find them on iTunes (search for WGP's OSR AP Podcasts), or you can go to http://feeds.feedburner.com/osractualplaypodcasts. You can also email the show at thacoshammer@gmail.com, and you can leave a voicemail for the show at 405-806-0555.

People Skills – Typical Elves in your game, different ways of using elves
Magic Fingers – Elven Cloak and Boots
Snipe Hunt – Elven Dog/Elven Cat

Email from Alex B. (1e/2e Strength bonuses)
Email from Steven Fowler (comments recommending Kill The Dead by Tanith Lee, comparison between 2e orcs and goblins with their LotR counterparts, importing systems and rules from other games into 2e)
Voicemail from DM Cojo (importing rules and systems from 2e into other games)

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Re: [THACO's Hammer] Splatbook updates
« Reply #106 on: July 10, 2017, 11:35:57 PM »
Splatbook 135 - Our Cups Runneth Over!

We are overflowing with generosity in this episode! Join DM’s Fulongamer, Brian and Glen as they explore a rather disused magical item in D&D, magical cups! After answering a couple of emails, they turn to matters at hand. To start, they discuss the weapon that is the cleric’s best friend, the mace. From there the break down the bronze dragon, and bring the show to a close talking about various magical cups, bowls, and flasks.

You can find us on Osrgaming.org, d20radio.com, Tumblr, Facebook, iTunes, Planetadnd.com and Twitter (@thacoshammer), as well as our home page at http://www.thacoshammer.info. If you are looking for an RSS feed or a different way of downloading the show directly, the address is: http://www.talkshoe.com/tc/94174. If you are looking for our Actual Play (AP) podcasts, you can find them on iTunes (search for WGP's OSR AP Podcasts), or you can go to http://feeds.feedburner.com/osractualplaypodcasts. You can also email the show at thacoshammer@gmail.com, and you can leave a voicemail for the show at 405-806-0555.

Magic Fingers - Bazaar of the Bizarre: Magical Cups and Flasks (Dragon Annual #2)
Loaded For Bear – Maces (Footman, Horseman, Mace-Axe)
Snipe Hunt – Bronze Dragon

Email from DM Sean (PDF adventures with the best information layouts)
Email from DM Eamon (Priest kits for humans that turns into a debate about Dragonlance)

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Re: [THACO's Hammer] Splatbook updates
« Reply #107 on: August 08, 2017, 07:42:10 AM »
Splatbook 136 - Here, Kitty Kitty!

We’re busting out the catnip in this episode! Join DMs Brian, Glen, Cory and Fulongamer as they explore various feline persuasions! After answering a few emails, the gents settle down to work. They begin with the overview of the rakasta race in Dragon Magazine, then discuss the Cat’s Grace spell, then wrap things up with an oview of the various breeds of winged cats.

You can find us on Osrgaming.org, d20radio.com, Tumblr, Facebook, iTunes, Planetadnd.com and Twitter (@thacoshammer), as well as our home page at http://www.thacoshammer.info. If you are looking for an RSS feed or a different way of downloading the show directly, the address is: http://www.talkshoe.com/tc/94174. If you are looking for our Actual Play (AP) podcasts, you can find them on iTunes (search for WGP's OSR AP Podcasts), or you can go to http://feeds.feedburner.com/osractualplaypodcasts. You can also email the show at thacoshammer@gmail.com, and you can leave a voicemail for the show at 405-806-0555.

Email from DM Halseeker (past history, using software for writing adventures and campaigns)
Email from DM Freddy (incorporating sports and athletics into a 2e campaign)
Email from Chantelle Jones (speeding up combat)

People Skills – Rakasta (Dragon #247)
Magic Fingers – Cat’s Grace
Snipe Hunt – Winged Cat