Interviews Archives - Roll For Combat: Paizo's Official Pathfinder & Starfinder Actual Play Podcasts

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SP20: Pathfinder Interview with Paizo Publisher Erik Mona & Future of Pathfinder

If you enjoyed this interview make sure to check out the 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 Publisher Erik Mona and discuss what to expect from the Pathfinder in the upcoming months.

Erik talks about a wide range of topics, starting with details about the new circus-themed Pathfinder Adventure Path, The Extinction Curse. Next, we dive into Erik’s labor of love, the upcoming Lost Omens: Absalom, City of Lost Omens as well as his Pathfinder Adventure: The Dead God’s Hand. And then finally, Erik delves into the world of Pathfinder law enforcement and the upcoming Pathfinder Adventure Path, Agents of Edgewatch.

Plus lots of extra bonus content! Find out what to potentially expect over the next two years from Pathfinder, which developers were responsible for various Golarian content, which continents you’ll get to explore next year, and much 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!

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SP19: Pathfinder Lost Omens Interview with Luis Loza

If you enjoyed this interview make sure to check out the 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 Developer Luis Loza and discuss what to expect from the Pathfinder Lost Omens line in the upcoming months.

Luis explains in detail what to expect from the new three big releases on the Lost Omens line. First up, we discuss the plethora of new gods and horrific magic spells in the new Pathfinder Lost Omens: Gods & Magic. Then we discuss the amazing details you’ll find in the massive Lost Omens: Absalom, City of Lost Omens. And then finally, Luis goes into perhaps too much detail on all the amazing items you’ll find in Pathfinder Lost Omens: Legends. 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!

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!

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!

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!

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!