Starter Set - A Dungeons & Dragons po...

Starter Set is the podcast that takes you deeper into the pages of Dungeons & Dragons. If you’re new to the game and want to get started or have been playing and need something else all things DnD in your life, this is the podcast for you!

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Tales of Tarthage: EP 8 - The Chase
So close and so far, the killer is on the run but are the ECU close to catching up?
14 min
2
Fantastical Subclassical - The Wild Spirit Patr...
We're homebrewing subclasses starting with Warlocks who want to be a bit more Druidic
27 min
3
Tales of Tarthage: EP 7 - The Visitors
A trip to the Eastern Wilds puts the crew closer to the killer, but not quite close enough...
20 min
4
Campaign Chronicles 15 - Tails & Trouble
Our heroes split up as the Undercity begins to reveal its secrets...
17 min
5
Tales of Tarthage: EP 6 - The Lesson
Nathan and Nia go clue hunting but find out more than they bargained for.
16 min
6
We Cast Sending - Role to Cast / EP 112
We're talking all things TTRPG with the awesome Role to Cast podcast
36 min
7
Tales of Tarthage: EP 5 - The Books
As Nathan hits the drink, Balasar is hitting the books...
18 min
8
We Cast Sending - Nick from Verse Studios / EP 111
We're chatting to Nick from Verse studios, the home of Arclands! The ultimate homebrew experience!
37 min
9
Tales of Tarthage: EP 4 - The Votes
As the crew set about warning the election candidates they might be in danger, Nia finds that Tarthage may be doomed already.
16 min
10
We Cast Sending - Bonus Action / EP 110
We discuss magical items and their creation with Bonus Action!
35 min
11
Tales of Tarthage: EP 3 - The Game
As the team regroup, a game of Cratergrate gives everyone a chance to unwind.
14 min
12
Tales of Tarthage: EP 2 - The Hut
Nathan makes a grim discovery in the Eastern Wilds before a chilling discovery is made closer to home
14 min
13
Tales of Tarthage: EP 1 - The Coat
A body, skinned and tossed into the river, begins a journey into the city of Tarthage.
14 min
14
We Cast Sending - Jennifer Kretchmer / EP 109
We talk to Jennifer Kretchmer, writer on Candlekeep Mysteries, inclusion champion and general D&D enthusiast!
50 min
15
We Cast Sending - SlyFlourish / EP 108
We chat all things D&D with SlyFlourish!
44 min
16
Campaign Chronicles 14 - The Filthy Lucre
Pursued by enemies unknown, our heroes find sanctuary in an unlikely place. But for how long?
16 min
17
Miscellaneous Marvels - Multiclassing / EP 107
We're breaking down Multiclassing and how to do it without breaking everything!
27 min
18
Miscellaneous Marvels - Goliaths / EP 106
Is bigger better? We're talking Goliaths and finding out!
26 min
19
Miscellaneous Marvels - Battle maps or the mind...
We deep dive on how to properly run combat in D&D 5e and discuss the pros and cons of two popular systems.
27 min
20
Miscellaneous Marvels - Genasi / EP 104
Another show another race, this week we're explaining why Genasi are super adaptable!
30 min
21
Miscellaneous Marvels - Blood Hunters / EP 103
We're breaking down the Blood Hunter class and building you an awesome backstory along the way!
33 min
22
Miscellaneous Marvels - Tortles / EP 102
We break down Tortles. Stats, lore and much more!
26 min
23
Campaign Chronicles 13 - The peaceful and damned
Mystery and danger unfold as our heroes journey deeper into the Undercity.
13 min
24
Tasha's Teachings: Exploring the Crucible with ...
We chat with podcaster and writer Stuart Watkinson about Tasha's Crucible of Everything Else
31 min
25
Tasha's Teachings - Sidekicks / EP 100
24 min
26
The Claws of St Nicholas: Part 2 - He knows if ...
Can the gang kill the monster and save the children?
16 min
27
The Claws of St Nicholas: Part 1 - You better w...
Four unlikely allies uniting to hunt down an ancient evil in old Londinium town...
18 min
28
Tasha's Teachings - Group Patrons / EP 99
Breaking down everything cool about Group Patrons
29 min
29
Tasha's Teachings - Character customisation / E...
We're discussing character customisation in Tasha's Cauldron of Everything!
29 min
30
Tasha's Teachings - What works and what doesn't...
Brand new series for a brand new book! In Tasha's Teachings we're going to break down each element in Tasha's Cauldron of Everything starting with an overview of what works and what doesn't...
26 min
31
Campaign Chronicles 12 - Beneath the Southern C...
The Guardians of the Glade return in another instalment of Campaign Chronicles! There's intrigue in the air as our heroes finish one mission only to find another beneath their feet. Romance, action and adventure await!
17 min
32
Bang! One Shots - Player vs Player / EP 96
This week on Bang! One Shots, we're talking about how you can pit your players against each other as a DM and survive as a player! There's also gambling, jokes and a couple of Michael Caine impressions...Background beats by YondoMusic!
25 min
33
Bang! One Shots - Playing Villains / EP 95
It's good to be bad on the last instalment of Bang! One Shots. We're breaking everything you need to create a wicked One Shot where your players are the baddies!Background beats by YondoMusic!
27 min
34
Bang! One Shots - Christmas / EP 94
We're getting entirely too festive for this time of year! We break down some Yuletide tropes and game hooks for your next Christmas One Shot campaign!Background beats by YondoMusic!
23 min
35
Bang! One Shots - Halloween / EP 93
In our brand new series we're helping you create a seasonal One Shot adventure. This week we discuss tropes, game hooks and soundtracking your Halloween One Shot!Background beats by YondoMusic!
27 min
36
Campaign Chronicles 11 - Under a bad moon
Our heroes are on the road once more as they travel towards the Southern Citadel. But evil stalks them at every turn and they soon find one of their own in danger!
15 min
37
Creature Features - Make Your Own Monster / EP 92
Creature Features draws to a close with a round or two of homebrew monster action as Sam and Ed build their own monsters on the show!Background beats by YondoMusic!
24 min
38
Creature Features - Cambion & Derro / EP 91
Things are getting freaky as we look at the ever crafty Cambion and damn insane Derro! We're talking stats, lore, game hooks and more!Background beats by YondoMusic!
26 min
39
Creature Features - Dragon Turtles & Trolls / E...
This week we're going under the sea and to a crazy land of the Trolls! We're breaking down Dragon Turtles and Trolls with stats, lore, game hooks and much more! Plus a few silly noises at the end!Background beats by YondoMusic!
26 min
40
Creature Features - Neogi & Merfolk / EP 89
We venture out among the stars and then deep below the oceans in a distinctly unusual instalment of Creature Features!Background beats by YondoMusic!
29 min
41
Creature Features - Giants & Doppelgangers / EP 88
We're back with more funny noises and D&D knowledge than ever as we breakdown Giants and Doppelgangers, stats, lore, game hooks and more!Background beats by YondoMusic!
28 min
42
Creature Features - Basilisks & Blights / EP 87
Our exploration of magical creatures continues this week as we unpack Basilisks and Blights looking at how they play, what they look like and how you can get them into your game!Background beats by YondoMusic!
27 min
43
Creature Features - Aboleth & Ankheg / EP 86
It's a brand new series and things are getting monstrous! This week we're breaking the Aboleth and the Ankheg, how to use them, what they do and why they're interesting!Background beats by YondoMusic!
28 min
44
Campaign Chronicles 10 - Bark and bite
Our heroes underground adventures meet a thrilling conclusion in the latest Campaign Chronicles as the dark Druid summons an unholy army beneath the surface of the earth. But is there a darker secret hidden somewhere close?
17 min
45
Worldbuilding Wonders - Campaign Setting / EP 85
It's the last in the Worldbuilding Wonders series and we're going out with a bang! Cohost is building a world on the fly thanks to some quick fire questions from Sam and giving to a guide of things to use in your own campaign...Background beats by...
29 min
46
Worldbuilding Wonders - Magic / EP 84
It's a kinda magic? This week we're exploring magic in Koraxia and everything that comes with it, including a couple of Random Encounters!Background beats by YondoMusic!
30 min
47
Worldbuilding Wonders - The Cabal of the Undyin...
We've created heroes and now we're looking at the biggest, baddest villains Koraxia has to offer. Meet the Cabal of the Undying!Background beats by YondoMusic!
33 min
48
Worldbuilding Wonders - Heroes and villains / E...
This week we're talking heroes, villains and everyone in between. Meet some of Koraxia's colourful characters and stay til the end for some more random encounters!Background beats by YondoMusic!
28 min
49
Worldbuilding Wonders - Guilds & Factions / EP 81
Shadowy Monks, chaotic mercenary armies and an enchanted orchestra to name but a few. This week we're talking guilds!Background beats by YondoMusic!
30 min
50
Worldbuilding Wonders - Towns / EP 80
We're taking another tour of Koraxia, this week taking in some of the towns and their deep dark secrets! Plus, another couple of RaNdOm EnCoUnTeRs....Background beats by YondoMusic!
33 min
51
Worldbuilding Wonders - Races in Koraxia / EP 79
A Half-Orc empire, Siberian Simians and Dwarves in the mountains. We're building Koraxia's population and there's a few surprises along the way!Background beats by YondoMusic!
33 min
52
Worldbuilding Wonders - Cities / EP 78
Take a tour through the land of Koraxia, a land almost entirely engulfed by the Empire of the Blue Sun! We visit Solarix, Dorak and the Archipelago of Ghii, not to mention the New North South... Background beats by YondoMusic!
32 min
53
Worldbuilding Wonders - Ancient Race / EP 77
Where did all these magical weapons and items come from? What's a god civil war? All these questions, and more, are answered on this week's show as we continue Worldbuilding Wonders!Background beats by YondoMusic!
28 min
54
Worldbuilding Wonders - Gods / EP 76
In our brand new series we begin work on our homebrew world!
32 min
55
Campaign Chronicles 9 - The Bloody Grove
Chaos ensues as the hoard of Blights attacks but that's just the beginning for our heroes as they pursue an old evil deeper underground. What awaits in the bloody grove? Only time will tell... 
15 min
56
Homebrew Heroes - Create Your Own! / EP 75
The season finale of Homebrew Heroes gives you advice and tips on how to create your own homebrew race and mix it into your world. Ed and Sam also take improv to a new level as they create a new race on the show!Background beats by YondoMusic!
26 min
57
Homebrew Heroes - Gan'Gi / EP 74
Meet the Gan'Gi, an amphibious homebrew race!
24 min
58
Homebrew Heroes - Convergent / EP 73
Meet the Convergent, our new homebrew race!
27 min
59
Homebrew Heroes - Sicantio / EP 72
Our second homebrew race is another uniquely strange creation that you can play in your own campaign! Plus Ed is here with a character from his box... which is also a thing!Background beats by YondoMusic!
30 min
60
Homebrew Heroes - Simians / EP 71
We break down our first homebrew race, Simians.
27 min
61
Homebrew Heroes - Races for homebrew worlds / E...
In the first of a brand new series we explore how you can decide which Races best fit your homebrewed world plus there's plenty of interesting story hints and tips for your own campaign.Background beats by YondoMusic!
28 min
62
Campaign Chronicles 8 - A Growing Evil
With Wendy trapped in the lair of the Kobold queen our remaining heroes accompany travel deeper underground, facing new dangers along the way... 
14 min
63
Sub Classical - Sorcerers & Warlocks / EP 69
A psychic alien symbiotic or a patron ripped from the deepest darkest ocean! How do you draw your power? Sorcerers and Warlocks close out our Sub Classical series.Background beats by YondoMusic!
27 min
64
Sub Classical - Bards & Paladins / EP 68
Get ready to cash some life cheques because we're giving Paladins an awesome new skillset while also making your Bard the Bardiest Bard that there ever was. Plus Great Mandibles... kinda.Background beats by YondoMusic!
23 min
65
Sub Classical - Barbarians & Monks / EP 67
Bored of playing a stereotypical Barbarian? Want to juice up your Monk? Sub Classical is here for you! Plus, there's even a guest appearance from everyone's favourite side character, Great Mandibles... Background beats by YondoMusic!
24 min
66
Sub Classical - Artificers, Druids & Rangers / ...
Sub Classical rumbles on in a flurry of Marvel references as we unpack some more awesome subclasses!Background beats by YondoMusic!
27 min
67
Sub Classical - Bards, Clerics & Sorcerers / EP 65
Sub Classical rumbles on and this week we're spicing up the spell casters, song smiths and... simple healers in your party with a little help from Unearthed Arcana!Background beats by YondoMusic!
24 min
68
Sub Classical - Barbarians, Monks, Paladins & W...
It's another instalment of Sub Classical and this week we're spicing up the brains and brawn of your crew with some awesome new sub classes!Background beats by YondoMusic!
31 min
69
Sub Classical - Fighters, Rogues & Wizards / EP 63
A brand new series begins now and we're deep diving on some brand new classes that can be played right now! There's also the return of "What's That Spell?"Background beats by YondoMusic!
36 min
70
Expanding Eberron - Artificers / EP 62
We deep dive on Artificers as our Expanding Eberron rumbles to a close
37 min
71
Expanding Eberron - Kalashtar / EP 61
There's something about the way they look... we're exploring Kalashtar and finding out how you can play one in your own campaign! There's also an interesting look in Sam's character box...Background beats by YondoMusic!
26 min
72
Expanding Eberron - Shifters / EP 60
We're getting shifty this week as we deep dive on Shifters! How do they play? Where are they from? All questions will be answered before another look into Sam's character box...Background beats by YondoMusic!
25 min
73
Expanding Eberron - Warforged / EP 59
This week we're deep diving on Warforged and taking a look at how they work
27 min
74
Expanding Eberron - Changelings / EP 58
For our next series we'll be expanding and deep diving on all the stuff coming out of the the DnD 5e book, Eberron: Rising from the Last War. There's also two character boxes to dive into and who could forget training talks?!?!Background beats by...
26 min
75
Enchanter's Corner - Wizards / EP 57
Enchanted items for the Wizard in your crew!
27 min
76
Enchanter's Corner - Warlocks / EP 56
Brand new enchanted items for the Warlock in your crew!
23 min
77
Campaign Chronicles 7 - Quid Pro Quo
Our heroes find themselves at the mercy of a new foe...
12 min
78
Enchanter's Corner - Sorcerers / EP 55
Abracadabra! This week we're bringing you two brand new enchanted items for the Sorcerers in your crew. There's also hilarity and intrigue as Ed and Sam recount their real life DnD training...
32 min
79
Enchanter's Corner - Rogues / EP 54
It's another trip to Enchanter's Corner and we're bringing you two brand new enchanted items (stats, lore and all). We also check in with Ed and Sam's training...
28 min
80
Enchanter's Corner - Rangers / EP 53
Limericks, Barbarians and Ye Old 007! This week's show has everything, including two brand new enchanted items (stats, lore and all) for the Ranger in your crew!
25 min
81
Enchanter's Corner - Paladins / EP 52
This week we're creating items of wonder and intrigue for the Paladin in your crew! We also hear about Sam's recent off the cuff one shot and Ed's... loin cloth research...
26 min
82
Enchanter's Corner - Monks / EP 51
We're talking Monks and creating two brand new enchanted gizmos for the class! There's also some delightful stupidity at the end of the show!
22 min
83
Enchanter's Corner - Fighters / EP 50
We've made it to episode 50 and, in true Starter Set fashion, we're doing nothing to celebrate other than carry on with Enchanter's Corner. This week we build two rather useful shields for the fighter round your table plus there's an update on Sam's first ever stint as DM... which lasted 13 hours...
21 min
84
Enchanter's Corner - Druids / EP 49
We're back! And we're talking Druids, specifically crafting two brand new magical items (stats, lore and all) for you to use in your own game! There's also a super sweet edition of 'Last Orders!'
23 min
85
Enchanter's Corner - Clerics / EP 48
This week we're building enchanted items for the Cleric in your party with co host Ed dropping possibly one of the best EVER! There's also a bawdy instalment of 'Last Orders!'
22 min
86
Enchanter's Corner - Barbarians / EP 47
This week we're crafting two brand new magical items (stats and all) for the Barbarian in your life! Plus another lively installment of 'Last Orders"...
23 min
87
Enchanter's Corner - Bards / EP 46
We've built a city and now we're turning our hand to creating enchanted items that you can use in your own DnD game at home! This week it's items for Bard! There's also another instalment of 'Last Orders!'
21 min
88
20 for 20 - A Family Affair : The Elrick Ulfhar...
As we celebrate the end of our Making A Metropolis series we bring you a documentary about one the most famous residents of The People's Republic of Aqualibrium. In this 20 for 20 mockumentary we look at Heavyweight Tauforming Champion Elrick Ulfhard and his father Dante.
16 min
89
Making A Metropolis - Shopping / EP 45
In this week's show we're all about spending some gold! We're visiting four awesome stores in The People's Republic of Aqualibrium before ending the show with another instalment of 'Last Orders!'Oh and there's a bonus one off 'What's That Spell' as well!
26 min
90
Making A Metropolis - Council of Seven / EP 44
In this week's episode we're going right to the top of the heap! We meet the Council of Seven, the government of The People's Republic of Aqualibrium. There's also a far out instalment of 'Last Orders!'
35 min
91
Making A Metropolis - History / EP 43
This week we dive deep into the history of The People's Republic of Aqualibrium. We're learning about sports, business and the beginnings of the city plus another instalment of Last Orders!
29 min
92
Making A Metropolis - Local Legends / EP 42
In this week's Making A Metropolis we take a look at some of The Republic of Aqualibrium's local celebrities... and, of course, where they drink!
23 min
93
Campaign Chronicles 6 - Into the Sunless Citadel
Following on from their adventures in Green Glade, our heroes trek through the forest only to find the unexpected beneath their feet...
9 min
94
Making A Metropolis - Magic / EP 41
oh Oh OH it's magic! You know? Yes, this week we're talking about the place of magic in the People's Republic of Aqualibrium. We're talking Bards, Druids, Warlocks and more as well as another round of 'Last Orders'!
25 min
95
Making A Metropolis - Crime & Punishment / EP 40
We return to the People's Republic of Aqualibrium and this week we're talking crime and punishment. So we're looking at the big crime syndicates, the police and everything in between. There's also another round 'Last Orders'!
34 min
96
Making A Metropolis - Banking & Trade / EP 39
This week we're looking at commerce in the People's Republic of Aqualibrium and visiting the banking and trading communities. There's also another instalment of 'Last Orders'!
26 min
97
Making A Metropolis - Ports / EP 38
This week we take our first close look at the People's Republic of Aqualibrium as we visit the thriving ports. There's also a brand new tavern building feature 'Last Orders'!
27 min
98
Campaign Chronicles 5 - A Thorn In The Side
Evil plagues the forest town of Green Glade and our new band of heroes step forward to put a stop to the madness!
12 min
99
Making A Metropolis - A City Born / EP 37
This week we begin a new adventure in which Ed and Sam begin work on an entirely new city and give you tips on how you can create your own!
28 min
100
Lizardfolk / EP 36
This week we're talking LIzardfolk and finding much more than meets the eye. There's also a character from Sam's box and another round of 'What's That Spell?'
28 min