Sunday, January 11, 2009

Special DiceCast announcement: Welcome to our new location

This audio bumper officially announces that DiceCast™ has been moved to as well as that the show's RSS feed and iTunes™ Music Store entries have changed. Full details about how to change your subscription in iTunes and in other programs are given in the MP3 file.

This is a very short (01:04:00) announcement with a musical background. Podcasters are permitted, and in fact encouraged, to download this episode and include it in their shows (right-click the title and select "Save link as...").

Polymancer® Studios thanks you for your patience and welcomes you to DiceCast's new download location!

Thursday, January 8, 2009

DiceCast™ Episode 1: Character Creation

The guys from Polymancer® Studios discuss character creation. Facets of character creation covered include choosing an archetype, creating a background and backstory without going overboard, personality; and making the character a unique, fun challenge both for you to roleplay, for others to play alongside, and for others to encounter.

While focused on gaming, much of the discussion is relevant to writers of fiction too.

More information about who we are and what we do is available at Questions and comments are always welcome at

This episode contains bumpers for the following podcasts: Wapcaplets, All Games Considered, 3.5 Private Sanctuary, and The Escapistcast. These podcasts, the other podcasts named here, and many others are members of

This episode was originally posted on January 1, 2009.

DiceCast Episode 0: Starting a new campaign

In this premier episode of DiceCast™, the guys from Polymancer discuss starting a new campaign. Every consideration that a gamemaster or player needs to keep in mind when a new campaign is being set up is discussed here.

New opportunities for freelance writers are announced at the end of the cast.

This episode was originally posted on Wednesday, Sep 17, 2008.