Idle Red Hands Podcast is a weekly podcast from Japan about games and gamers. We focus mostly on role-playing games, but dabble and tangent into board games, movies, comics, living in Japan and making fun of each other. The latter being most frequent.
The three hosts, Chris, Lyal and Wayne, all live in Kansai, Japan, meeting weekly to game, gab and record the show.
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D&D retroclone + name-dropping + "immersion mechanics" = THE SECRET FIRE (But does it equal a good game?)
In this episode, we discuss what the new character roles could be in D&D 5e. We also look at THE SECRET FIRE, which promises to be both nostalgic and innovative, dramatic and tactical, and all caps and, no, just all caps. ... [click here for more]
...but the picture of the gnoll ain't one of them. In this episode, we discuss the latest playtest material. We talk about what we like and don't like, and Wayne makes a case for elves of colour. We also come up with a winning business strategy for Wizards of the Coast to follow for D&D Next.* *We recorded this episode before WotC announced their plan to emphasize campaign settings and adventures,... [click here for more]