“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 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 21

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Special guest: Graymayne, co-author of the recently released Earthdawn source book, Travar: The Merchant City. Episode Highlights: Learn how to make Travar a part of your campaign, no matter what type of game you prefer How the history of Travar ties in with the founding of Thera Bungee jumping, Earthdawn …

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Live from Barsaive: Episode 20

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Special Ludum Dare episode! We’re taking a one-episode break from talking about Earthdawn, to discuss our experience of participating in the Ludum Dare 39 game jam. You can download our print-n-play tabletop game, “You Can’t Handle the Tentacles” from this page. Episode Highlights: Rachel is tired and loopy this time …

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Live from Barsaive: Episode 19

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Parlainth: The Forgotten City, Part 1 Find our why Parlainth is our absolute favorite place in Barsaive! Learn about Parlainth’s innovative…and risky…plan to protect itself from the Scourge Why understanding Parlainth’s design is the key to running a successful campaign Parlainth: The Forgotten City pdf available from FASA. Parlainth Adventures …

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Live from Barsaive: Episode 18

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Part 3 of 3, of our Earthdawn Crash Course series Tips for character creation Choosing a race and discipline What chapters to read before your first game session, and what to leave for later “Legends of Earthdawn” actual play podcast https://lavamonkeygames.com/podcastfiles/LiveFromBarsaive_018.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | …

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Live from Barsaive: Episode 17

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Part 2 of our Earthdawn Crash Course: Learn the ins and outs of magic in the world of Earthdawn Detailed discussion of game rounds and combat Specific phases of casting a spell NOTE: We originally intended to finish the Crash Course in two episodes, but we ended up going into …

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Live from Barsaive: Episode 16

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Part 1 of our Earthdawn Crash Course: How to get your first Earthdawn game up and running quickly Lightning fast overview of the world of Earthdawn Learn which gaming supplies are required and which are optional https://lavamonkeygames.com/podcastfiles/LiveFromBarsaive_016.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS | …

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Live from Barsaive: Episode 15

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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

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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: Apple Podcasts …

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Live from Barsaive: Episode 12

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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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