Talking Tabletop



Talking TableTop is a weekly interview style podcast created for tabletop gamers. We talk with industry leaders to find out what makes them tick. Our goal is to celebrate this incredible community of people and offer an avenue for collaboration between ourselves, this community, and those pushing tabletop innovation.


  • 68. Grant Howitt and Chris Taylor

    20/09/2019 Duración: 58min

    On this episode of Talking Tabletop, Jim interviews Grant and Chris the designers and owners of Rowan, Rook and Decard. During this episode we talk about their first trip to GenCon this year, what it's like producing a new game every month, and we discuss their new game Heart which  is on Kickstarter now.Back Heart Here

  • 67. Rob Stith

    07/05/2019 Duración: 57min

    This episode features an interview with Rob Stith, the designer of The ORPHEUS Protocol. In this interview we talked about the game, what it is like designing an RPG in public, and some of Rob's favorite moments from the 3-year process. Back it here!

  • 66. Rob Wieland

    03/04/2018 Duración: 01h01min

    This weeks episode features Rob Wieland. Rob is a writer for Geek & Sundry, has over 50 writing credits in the RPG world from Shadowrun to Star Wars, and is a professional Game Master. During the interview, we discuss how he got into tabletop, where he sees the future of the hobby, and we get to hear some of his personal stories.

  • 65. Erika Chappell

    20/03/2018 Duración: 01h09min

    This week features the return of Talking TableTop! Our return features Erika Chappell, a game designer that has her first RPG, Flying Circus, on Kickstarter right now. In this interview we discuss how she got involved in game design, dealing with depression as a creative person, our unique game design philosophy, and we nerd out about airplanes.

  • 64. Colin Kyle

    18/04/2017 Duración: 01h10min

    This episodes features Colin Kyle a brand new game designer that is just starting his journey into the world tabletop design. During the episode we discuss his career in academia, tackling uncomfortable topics with game design, and his kickstarter for Axon Punk. Axon Punk Kickstarter

  • 63. John Adamus

    21/03/2017 Duración: 01h09min

    This episode features John Adamus. A long time member of the RPG community and industry, John is preparing to launch his very first kickstarter for his game Noir World. During this interview we talk about life, health, and the reality of making your dreams come true. Satanic Panic Kickstarter Noir Wolrd Kickstarter

  • 62. James and Kat

    01/03/2017 Duración: 01h31min

    This episode of Talking Tabletop features James and Kat, the matriarch and patriarch of One Shot. We discuss what it is like working together in a creative environment, and their unique relationship. The Kickstarter for Satanic Panic is now live!

  • Satanic Panic Episode 14 - Invasion

    28/02/2017 Duración: 38min

    The team was just getting to the bottom of their many mysteries when there was a knocking at the door, or rather an explosion at the elevator. An old friend has come to pay the agents a visit.... The Kickstarter for Satanic Panic is now live!

  • 61. Shane Harsch

    14/02/2017 Duración: 55min

    This episode features Shane Harsch of Legendsmith. During the interview we discuss how he got inot gaming, what he is doing with Legendsmith, and his projects Narosia and NOVA6. Legendsmith

  • Satanic Panic Episode 13 - Revelations

    14/02/2017 Duración: 49min

    The team returns to the TPS headquarters with an new prisoner in the mad doctor they nicked from the stronghold. However, the interrogation of the doctor raises more questions than answers.

  • Satanic Panic Episode 12 - Heavy Weapons

    31/01/2017 Duración: 47min

    The team is in the midst of the TSR Stronghold. The only thing they have to help them... is a warehouse worth of machine guns. And mechanics! So many game mechanics! Satanic Panic Email list

  • 60. Eric Simon

    31/01/2017 Duración: 52min

    This episode features Eric Simon the designer of Rockalypse. During the interview we talk about the game, his other project Steamscapes, and what it was like leaving the day job to do RPGs full time. Four-in-Hand Games Talking TableTop Patreon

  • Satanic Panic Episode 11 - Doctors and Demons

    24/01/2017 Duración: 43min

    As the team infiltrates the TSR stronghold new information comes to light about the cooky old doctor and what resides inside Alexander. Also the team gets a potty mouth.

  • Satanic Panic Episode 10 - The Doctor

    19/01/2017 Duración: 44min

    The team is on the outskirts of a TSR stronghold. While loaded down with the most guns they could possible carry, they decide to test the bounds of geographic reality.

  • Satanic Panic Episode 9 - Georgia

    10/01/2017 Duración: 43min

    In the aftermath of Inspector Acht's visit to the agency, Burt Macklin goes into business for himself. A few well placed lies, with the help a supportive superior officer, and the team is on its way to a TSR stronghold.

  • Satanic Panic Episode 8 - Inspector Acht

    03/01/2017 Duración: 44min

    The team returns from their mission out to Talawanda High school only to come under fire from a brand new threat. They must defend themselves from an inter-office investigation. Talking TableTop Patreon

  • 59. Quinn Wilson

    03/01/2017 Duración: 01h02min

    This Episode features Quinn Wilson of the Swallows of the South podcast. During this interview we discuss how his brother got him into tabletop, what it is like introducing new people to lore-dense games, and his efforts to expand the inclusiveness of the tabletop community. Talking TableTop Patreon Swallows of the South Podcast

  • Satanic Panic Bonus Episode - Howard's Birthday

    27/12/2016 Duración: 08min

    The team has been roped into a mission all of them have been dreading, attending Howard's birthday party. Talking TableTop Patreon

  • Satanic Panic Episode 7 - The Demon

    20/12/2016 Duración: 38min

    The team has tracked the source of the demon to the basement of Talawanda high school, but this basement hold more secrets then anyone expected. Talking TableTop Patreon

  • 58. Dan of Fear the Boot Part 2

    20/12/2016 Duración: 01h10min

    This episode of part two of Jim's interview with Dan of Fear the Boot. During this interview they discuss video games, RPG's with Meta-plots, and the future of Fear the Boot. Talking TableTop Patreon

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