Episode 85 - Cartographers, Roll Payer Adventures & Star Trek RPG

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The entire Polyhedron Collider crew is back, for what feels like the first time in forever. It does mean we talk about Jon's lack of sleep, but it also means we can have a damn good chat about board games and tabletop RPGs.

We discuss news about the latest adventure for Dungeons and Dragons 5th Edition Rime of the Frostmaiden, and lament the lack of high level campaigns before venturing into the world of video games with Elite Dangerous, Frostpunk and Baldurs Gate 3. With the news of a new battlemap editor in Inkarnate, we discuss the merits and flaws of Inkarnate, Dungeon Painter Studio and Campaign Cartographer.

Sticking with the theme, the Andy and Steve talk about Cartographers: A Roll Player Tale. Andy then has to decide between Roll PLayer Adventures and buying a new kitchen floor before we have a good long chat about our experiences with Star Trek Adventures the Tabletop RPG from Modiphius.

Games Mentioned

00:11:50 Shobu 00:14:40 Rime of the Frostmaiden for Dungeons & Dragons 5E 00:21:23 Baldurs Gate 3 00:25:00 Frostpunk the Boardgame 00:30:01 Inkarnate (D&D map making tool) now has battlemaps A comparison between Inkarnate, Dungeondraft, Dungoen Painter Studio and Campaign Cartographer 00:41:22 Cartographers: A Roll Player Tale 00:48:26 3D printers and a bit of a rant from Steve 00:54:43 Roll Player Adventures https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1152516291/roll-player-adventures 01:07:56 Star Trek Adventures RPG

This episode is available on iTunes or your favourite podcast player via our feed http://polyhedroncollider.libsyn.com/rss Intro and Outro Music: "Ouroboros" Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)

Jon's News Ferret: "NewsSting" Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)

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