Monday, November 2, 2009
Well it was bound to happen. I've often talked about how lucky I am to be surrounded by a cadre of close friends who share the same passion for gaming that I do. With the exception of a few new additions, I've been rolling dice with these guys going on twenty years now. Well, as the title suggests, we've entered the realm of podcasting. Sort of.
It's been a running joke around our table for a few years now, us doing a "podcast", ease of technology facilitated the plunge. I am making no allusions, I want to get that clear, as you'll see, it's a bunch of grown men sitting around, hanging out, and more importantly geeking out, it's closer to the "actual play" podcasts out there than the more structured ones, but who knows what format we'll stick to, or even if it will be a regular thing.
It's most fitting that the podcast and the accompanying blog went "live" just this Halloween. The blog is there to support the podcast itself, and for some of the other players in our group to have an outlet to post stuff from time to time without having to go through the hassle to start up and run their own solo blog. I had wanted to invite them on as authors here, but with a name like "Mik's Minis" it didn't seem "team" oriented.
So, there you have it, we have a podcast, only one episode but it counts, iTunes is still verifying it, so it's not live there, yet. We also have a group blog set up to go along with it. Of course when I say "we", it's all those great buddies of mine. I present: