“Live From Barsaive” Podcast

Welcome to the home of the “Live from Barsaive” podcast, about the excellent Earthdawn tabletop RPG from FASA Games.

Join us each week as we delve into the amazing source material for our favorite RPG!

Whether you are a player or a GM, we ABSOLUTELY GUARANTEE that you’ll come away from this show with something helpful to use the next time you’re at the gaming table.*

*This is not a guarantee.

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Live from Barsaive: Episode 15

Episode 15 Highlights: Chad is joined by special guest, Mr. Johnson, of the Arcology Podcast Mr. Johnson makes a big announcement Lots of great info about Shadowrun 400 percent less coughing than in previous episodes Legends of Earthdawn, actual play podcast The Arcology Podcast (Shadowrun) https://lavamonkeygames.com/podcastfiles/LiveFromBarsaive_015.mp3Podcast: Play in new window …

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Live from Barsaive: Episode 14

Episode 14 Highlights: Final episode of the Serpent River series Magical locations along the Pilgrimage Route The ongoing struggle between House Syrtis and House Ishkarat Boatloads of swordmasters If you’re looking for physical copies of older Earthdawn books, or other RPG stuff, check out Wayne’s Books. https://lavamonkeygames.com/podcastfiles/LiveFromBarsaive_014.mp3Podcast: Play in new …

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Live from Barsaive: Episode 13

Episode 13: The Mid Reach of the Serpent River Why House Syrtis is in decline The Cliff City of Lalai Gorge Chad is a wisenheimer, but it’s not his fault Shivalahala Syrtis…coolest character ever! Rachel levels up on her nerd cred https://lavamonkeygames.com/podcastfiles/LiveFromBarsaive_013.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | …

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Live from Barsaive: Episode 12

Episode 12 Highlights Include: Where on Earth have we been?!? More about the Boatman t’skrang-specific discipline Running games in the seaport city of Urupa Urupa’s heavy defenses Urupa’s school for adepts Dueling embassies Serpent River sourcebook (ED1) Check out Stickman World, a new iOS/Mac game from our buddies at Dilmer …

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Live from Barsaive: Episode 11

Episode 11 Highlights Include: Not our usual format, more of a freeform interview. Rachel’s brother, Everett, discusses his “extreme” modding and house rules of Earthdawn. The airing of grievances. How to be a Windling accountant. Who are we kidding? This episode is freeform, an unordered list is futile. FASA Games …

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Live from Barsaive: Episode 10

Episode 10 Highlights: Continuing our series on The Serpent River. T’skrang only Boatman discipline What makes Rachel want to “get all smacky.” How to get kicked out of the floating city of V’strimon on Lake Ban Crazy, drunk, and unreliable Windling messengers. Chatting with Fire Elementals. https://lavamonkeygames.com/podcastfiles/LiveFromBarsaive_010.mp3Podcast: Play in new …

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Live from Barsaive: Episode 9

Episode 9 Highlights: Lots of detail about the soon-to-be-released source book on the City of Travar Info about the upcoming 4th Edition Earthdawn Companion: High-circle talents, alchemy, creature “masks” system, and much more Other upcoming source books: “Questors and Passions” and “Elven Nations” How to submit adventures and source books …

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Live from Barsaive: Episode 8

Some Highlights Include: Part 2 in our series on The Serpent River. Special guest, Rachel’s brother, Everett. Overview of the T’skrang houses, and how to work them into your campaign. Chad and Rachel both mispronounce “Omasu,” with a clever use of vowels. How Kevin Costner is like the Silver necklace …

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Live from Barsaive: Episode 7

Some Highlights Include: Part 1 of a 4 part series on the Serpent River and the T’Skrang An overview of the Serpent River setting. How to be a civilized pirate. Another shameless plug, this time for our new merchandise store Lava Monkey Merch Store https://lavamonkeygames.com/podcastfiles/LiveFromBarsaive_007.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | …

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Live from Barsaive: Episode 6

Part 2 of our RPG Squad interview with special guests Sloan and Hussman, Windling Attorneys at Law Episode 6 Highlights: Monkey Fishing How to weave threads to your underwear Hussman talks about his development experience with FASA Gaming snacks that will definitely kill you Rachel brags about her Tekken/laser tag …

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