Interviews Archives - Roll For Combat: Pathfinder & Starfinder Actual Play Podcasts

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Roll For Combat performs regular interviews with people from throughout the gaming industry. Check out our many interviews from throughout the year here.

SP18: Pathfinder & Starfinder Society Interview with Linda Zayas-Palmer

If you enjoyed this interview make sure to check out our brand new Pathfinder Adventure: The Fall of Plaguestone Actual Play Podcast! as well as our Dead Suns Actual Play Podcast.

Welcome to another special edition of the Roll For Combat Podcast where we sit down with Paizo Organized Play Lead Developer Linda Zayas-Palmer.

Society has grown a massive amount and with the recent launch of Pathfinder 2nd edition and Starfinder, Linda Zayas-Palmer was promoted to help develop all of that upcoming Society content. During this interview, we discuss Linda’s new role, her fascinating journey to Paizo, the upcoming Society Quests line, and lots more. Check it out!

And don’t forget to join our Discord channel, where you can play games, talk with the cast, and hang out with other fans of the show!

Become a supporter of the podcast our Patreon page: https://www.patreon.com/rollforcombat where you can help us while unlocking fun exclusive rewards for yourself!

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SP17: Pathfinder & Starfinder Society Interview with Tonya Woldridge

If you enjoyed this interview make sure to check out our brand new Pathfinder Adventure: The Fall of Plaguestone Actual Play Podcast! as well as our Dead Suns Actual Play Podcast.

Welcome to another special edition of the Roll For Combat Podcast where we sit down with Paizo Organized Play Manager Tonya Woldridge.

With the recent launch of Pathfinder 2nd edition and Starfinder, Society play has gone through a mountain of changes over the past few years, and as Organized Play Manager, Tonya Woldridge has been right in the thick of these changes! Topics covered include how Society has changed with the launch of Pathfinder 2nd edition, what they learned from Starfinder Society, why did all of the Pathfinder factions change, and lots more. Check it out!

And don’t forget to become a supporter of the podcast our Patreon page: https://www.patreon.com/rollforcombat where you can help us while unlocking fun exclusive rewards for yourself!

If you enjoyed this episode, don’t forget to subscribe to the podcast. We would also love it if you would leave us a review on iTunes!

SP16: Pathfinder 2e & The Fall of Plaguestone Interview with Jason Bulmahn

If you enjoyed this interview make sure to check out our brand new Pathfinder Adventure: The Fall of Plaguestone Actual Play Podcast! as well as our Dead Suns Actual Play Podcast.

Welcome to another special edition of the Roll For Combat Podcast where we sit down with Paizo Director of Game Design Jason Bulmahn.

Jason had the pleasure to write the first “official” adventure for Pathfinder 2nd edition, The Fall of Plaguestone, and introduce the world to the Second Edition rules. Since we’re running this adventure in our new actual play podcast, we had a lot of questions about what made this adventure different from past adventures and what it was like developing for Pathfinder 2nd edition! Check it out!

And don’t forget to become a supporter of the podcast our Patreon page: https://www.patreon.com/rollforcombat where you can help us while unlocking fun exclusive rewards for yourself!

If you enjoyed this episode, don’t forget to subscribe to the podcast. We would also love it if you would leave us a review on iTunes!

SP14: Pathfinder Lost Omens World Guide Interview with Paizo’s Luis Loza & Eleanor Ferron

If you enjoyed this interview make sure to check out our weekly actual play podcast where we’re playing through the Starfinder Dead Sun’s Adventure Path. And check back next week when we start our brand new actual play podcast where we play through The Fall of Plaguestone!

Welcome to another special edition of the Roll For Combat Podcast where we sit down with Paizo Developers Luis Loza & Eleanor Ferron and discuss in detail the upcoming Pathfinder Lost Omens World Guide.

During this interview, we discuss how the Lost Omens World Guide was designed to be integrated into your game as both a GM and PC, what new feats, spells, items, and backgrounds players will have access to, how the World Guide is different than the Inner Sea World Guide, how the history of Golarion was incorporated into this Guide, and much more! Check it out!

And don’t forget to become a supporter of the podcast our Patreon page: https://www.patreon.com/rollforcombat where you can help us while unlocking fun exclusive rewards for yourself!

If you enjoyed this episode, don’t forget to subscribe to the podcast. We would also love it if you would leave us a review on iTunes!

SP13: Pathfinder 2e Core Rules Interview with Stephen Radney-MacFarland

If you enjoyed this interview make sure to check out our weekly actual play podcast where we’re playing through the Starfinder Dead Sun’s Adventure Path. And check back next week when we start our brand new actual play podcast where we play through The Fall of Plaguestone!

Welcome to another special edition of the Roll For Combat Podcast where we sit down with Paizo Senior Designer Stephen Radney-MacFarland. With the upcoming release of Pathfinder Second Edition, we had a lot to cover!

Not only do we discuss the “standard” topics – the three action economy, the rarity system, Goblins – but we get into the thought process behind the engine that drives the game. How did Stephen and the team come up with some of the new game mechanics such as why add level 10 spells, the advantages of modular design, issues with fractional level progression and more! Check it out!

And don’t forget to become a supporter of the podcast our Patreon page: https://www.patreon.com/rollforcombat where you can help us while unlocking fun exclusive rewards for yourself!

If you enjoyed this episode, don’t forget to subscribe to the podcast. We would also love it if you would leave us a review on iTunes!

SP12: Interview with Paizo Creative Director James Jacobs

If you enjoyed this interview make sure to check out our weekly actual play podcast where we’re playing through the Starfinder Dead Sun’s Adventure Path. And check back next week when we start our brand new actual play podcast where we play through The Fall of Plaguestone!

Welcome to another special edition of the Roll For Combat Podcast where we sit down with Paizo Creative Director James Jacobs. With the upcoming release of Pathfinder Second Edition, James and I had a lot to cover!

We discuss the new Pathfinder Adventure Path, the Age of Ashes, how Pathfinder Second Edition makes development easier and faster, some of James’s favorite creations, how his home campaign shaped the world of Pathfinder, and much more. Check it out!

And don’t forget to become a supporter of the podcast our Patreon page: https://www.patreon.com/rollforcombat where you can help us while unlocking fun exclusive rewards for yourself!

If you enjoyed this episode, don’t forget to subscribe to the podcast. We would also love it if you would leave us a review on iTunes!

SP11: Interview with Rone Barton & Lou Agresta (Iron GM Games)

If you enjoyed this interview make sure to check out our weekly actual play podcast where we’re playing through the Starfinder Dead Sun’s Adventure Path. 

Welcome to another special edition of the Roll For Combat Podcast where we sit down and talk with Rone Barton & Lou Agresta from Iron GM Games about their upcoming Grimmerspace Kickstarter.

I talk with Rone and Lou about their extensive and award-filled history in the world of RPGs, what Grimmerspace is all about, Sean Astin’s involvement with the project, what to expect from the Kickstarter, a sneak peek at my live game of Richard Pett’s Abattoir 8 from PaizoCon, and some of their favorite horror books & novels. Check it out!

And don’t forget to become a supporter of the podcast our Patreon page: https://www.patreon.com/rollforcombat where you can help us while unlocking fun exclusive rewards for yourself!

If you enjoyed this episode, don’t forget to subscribe to the podcast. We would also love it if you would leave us a review on iTunes!

SP10: Interview with Paizo Developer Jason Keeley, Again!

If you enjoyed this interview make sure to check out our weekly actual play podcast where we’re playing through the Starfinder Dead Sun’s Adventure Path. And make sure to enter our free trip to PaizoCon 2019 contest! Check out full details here!

Welcome to another special edition of the Roll For Combat Podcast where we sit down and talk with Paizo Developer Jason Keeley – again!

We talk with Jason about his new adventure, Eulogy For Roslar’s Coffer, the second book in The Tyrant’s Grasp Pathfinder Adventure Path and how Jason approaches writing an Adventure volume. We also discuss a bit about the future of the Starfinder Adventure Path series as well as what to expect when Pathfinder Second Edition is released later this year. Check it out!

And don’t forget to become a supporter of the podcast our Patreon page: https://www.patreon.com/rollforcombat where you can help us while unlocking fun exclusive rewards for yourself!

If you enjoyed this episode, don’t forget to subscribe to the podcast. We would also love it if you would leave us a review on iTunes!

078: The Slime of Our Lives

The RFC Crew have faced many challenges during their adventures – deadly jungles, undead planets, academia! But this week the RFC Crew and special guests Paizo’s Jason Keeley (and author of The Ruined Clouds) and “friend of the show” Rob Trimarco, face their greatest challenge yet … an official Starfinder monster created by GM Stephen himself!

Don’t forget to enter our free trip to PaizoCon 2019 contest. Not only do you get a free trip to PaizoCon, but now you get to join in a private game of Grimmerspace, created by co-author Sean Astin!

Just head on over to the contest entry form to enter, and then make sure to check back on the April 23rd podcast to see if you won!

And don’t forget to become a supporter of the podcast on our Patreon page: https://www.patreon.com/rollforcombat where you can help us while unlocking fun exclusive rewards for yourself!

If you enjoyed this episode, don’t forget to subscribe to the podcast. We would also love it if you would leave us a review on iTunes!

077: Feed Me, Akiro!

Just when you think things couldn’t get any weirder, Paizo’s Jason Keeley (and author of The Ruined Clouds) and “friend of the show” Rob Trimarco are back and playing the same characters from Episode 28! How on earth they managed to end up in the middle of nowhere and need help from the RFC Crew … you’ll just have to listen to find out!

Don’t forget to enter our free trip to PaizoCon 2019 contest. Not only do you get a free trip to PaizoCon, but now you get to join in a private game of Grimmerspace, created by co-author Sean Astin!

Just head on over to the contest entry form to enter, and then make sure to check back on the April 23rd podcast to see if you won!

And don’t forget to become a supporter of the podcast on our Patreon page: https://www.patreon.com/rollforcombat where you can help us while unlocking fun exclusive rewards for yourself!

If you enjoyed this episode, don’t forget to subscribe to the podcast. We would also love it if you would leave us a review on iTunes!