Stop, Hack, and Roll Podcast
Pushing Pen and Paper Games to their Limits

Hacking The Head Off The Dragon

Ideas for playing GMless Dungeons and Dragons

Episode 01 - Hacking the Head Off the Dragon

In this episode Brandon and James introduce themselves. They share their first experiences playing pen and paper games and game mastering. Eventually they get onto the title topic and discuss playing Dungeons and Dragons without a dungeon master.


Some information about the Redwall opera, The Legend of Redwall Abbey, can be foundhere.

The Redwall MUCK Brandon talked about can be foundhere.


James's Random Lich Dungeon Table Example

Brandon's Adventure Creating Questions Example

Games mentions in this episode:

Dungeons and Dragons

7th Sea: Second Edition Kickstarter

Dogs in the Vineyard

Dawn of Worlds


Masks: A New Generation

Fate Core

Noir World on Twitter


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Music for the show is

There It Is Kevin MacLeod (

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