Dragon Talk Podcast: Electric Beastaloo

Wolfgang drops in with the Wizards crew at Dragon Talk to chat about Tome of Beasts. Go listen to your favorite Kobold-in-Chief talk about your favorite topic (monsters) in the latest podcast. The creative team is hard at work on Tome of Beasts 2: Electric Beastaloo, including Dan Dillon, James Introcaso, Shawn Merwin, Steve Winter, Chris Harris, Jeremy Hochhalter, and Wolfgang himself. Kickstarter to come “this fall.” Why...


Kobolds Take the D&D Podcast

Your very own Kobold-in-Chief joins Shelly Mazzanoble and Greg Tito on the latest episode of the D&D podcast—from now on known as Dragon Talk. Be regaled as Wolfgang, and I quote, “returns to tell us some more crazy stories, sing some Hall & Oates, and talk about what Kobold Press is putting up on the DMs Guild.” Are you not regaled?!...

Audio for “Patronage & Kickstarter” Seminar

Ok, we promised you some audio for this, and thanks to Neostrider, we now have the full audio for this seminar! The participants included Wolfgang Baur, Greg Stolze, Gary M. Sarli, and Daniel Solis. [gplayer href=”http://www.koboldpress.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/08/Patronage-and-Kickstarter-How-to-Get-Paid-Up-Front.mp3″ ]Patronage and Kickstarter- How to Get Paid Up...

Koboldy PaizoCon Seminars at Know Direction

Did you miss PaizoCon this year? Or maybe you were there but decided to follow Sean K Reynolds around all weekend and missed tons of cool seminars? Have no fear! Our friends over at the Know Direction podcast at 3.5 Private Sanctuary are hosting the audio from the PaizoCon 2011 seminars: Midgard: Building a Shared World Improvisation and the Game Master Publishing with Kobold Quarterly Secrets of a Small Press Publisher Monster in an Hour And...

Kobolds Overrun RPG Countdown

When Ed Healy sent us a link to the latest episode of his RPG Countdown podcast with the cryptic note, “Thought you’d like to have a listen…” we were most intrigued. We soon discovered that Kobold Quarterly occupies two spots on the countdown of top-selling game products! The Kobold Guide to Game Design comes in at #9, and on the show, contributor Ed Greenwood talks about his essay on how to create Dastardly Plots for...


Listen to OD Podcast and Win Tony DiTerlizzi Artwork

A new Open Design Podcast is now available, and there’s a special prize in this one. You could win a sketch by the amazing artist Tony DiTerlizzi: he’s drawn a quickling (pictured right) exclusively for Open Design Podcast and one lucky fan. Just listen to the episode for the instructions, and the original artwork could be yours. Tony DiTerlizzi is a fantasy artist, childrens’ book creator, and motion picture producer. DiTerlizzi...

Open Design Podcast 6:
Laws, Connors, Macklin

Despite the vagaries of illness and uncertain guests, the Open Design Podcast has delivered another fine — and free! — show. Regular John Wick delivers his Wicked Fantasy segment with style, and yours hosts are me, Rone Barton, and Ed Healy. Our lead guest this time out is design innovator and legend Robin Laws (of GUMSHOE , the Dungeon Master’s Guide II, and Robin’s Laws of Good Gamemastering, among many others). He...

Open Design 005: Feythulhu

The newest Open Design Podcast, a discussion about game design and game mastery, brings us a slate of expert guests, including: * ‘Ask the Kobold’ with Skip Williams * ‘Wicked Fantasy’ with John Wick * Green Ronin publisher Chris Pramas * Open Design stalwart Joshua Stevens * Operatic madman Nicolas Logue We talk about game design and game mastery, including Courts of the Shadow Fey, Dragon Age, George RR Martin, the Chain Mail minis game from...

Open Design Podcast 4:
Greenwood, Kenson, Styrsky

I can’t believe it’s been a month, but GenCon always plays havoc with a sense of time. The latest and greatest Open Design Podcast is now available for your listening pleasure. In addition to regulars Skip Williams and Monte Cook, yours truly and co-hosts Ed Healy and Rone Barton discuss the recent crop of ENnie Awards. Oh, and some guests. We chat with noted Green Ronin designer Steve Kenson about a designer’s relationship...

Open Design 003: Kobold Quarterly 10

Open Design 003: Kobold Quarterly 10 Chaos and Creativity edition Welcome to the Open Design Podcast, a discussion about game design and game mastery with hosts Wolfgang Baur, Ed Healy and Rone Barton. Regular Features: * ‘Ask the Kobold’ with Skip Williams * ‘Game Theories’ with Monte Cook John Wick created Legend of the Five Rings and 7th Sea for Alderac Entertainment Group, winning four Origins awards in the process,...

Open Design 002: Halls of the Mountain King (OGL)

Open Design 002: Halls of the Mountain King (OGL) Welcome to the Open Design Podcast, a discussion about game design and game mastery with hosts Wolfgang Baur, Ed Healy and Rone Barton. Regular Features: * ‘Ask the Kobold’ with Skip Williams (Pinning in Combat) * ‘Game Theories’ with Monte Cook (Do Overs) We took a trip to The Far Realm with 4th Edition designed Bruce Cordell. Bruce recounts his journey from lab tech to...

Open Design 001: Kobold Ecologies

Open Design 001: Kobold Ecologies Welcome to the Open Design Podcast, a discussion about game design and game mastery with hosts Wolfgang Baur, Ed Healy and Rone Barton. Regular Features: * ‘Ask the Kobold’ with Skip Williams * ‘Game Theories’ with Monte Cook What do Dragonlance, the Forgotten Realms, Al-Qadim, Spelljammer and Planescape all have in common? The answer: veteran author, designer and developer Jeff Grubb,...

4E Kobolds and the Tome Show

Jeff Grubb wrote up a version of the Zobeck kobold for use as a 4E PC race over on his Grubb Street site. Technically, Zobeck is a setting for 3E D&D, but I’m happy to see fan material for it in any edition. This one is especially nice because he really gets the urban kobold spin, and he has first-hand knowledge of how kobolds fit into the Zobeck setting. Go take a look, and let me know what you think. Also, the Tome Show has posted...


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