Raised on DnD
By Nick Cardarelli
Raised on DnDJun 11, 2020
S8E6: Slaying Your Dragons - Punk Rock Jenny
I am joined by TikTok influencer and inspirational Dungeon Master, Punk Rock Jenny! She shares her story about discovering tabletop role playing games through her students, sharing Amazing Tales with her son, and helping other survivors of domestic violence heal through therapeutic tabletop role playing game sessions
S8E5: Athletics Check - Johnny Stanton
Will Raised on DnD return?
Raised on DnD podcast has been gone for the summer but will it return? Find out in this exclusive announcement.
S8E4: Endless Quest Books - Rose Estes and Family
S8E3: Mother's Day 2023 - Cassandra Cardarelli
Happy Mother's Day to all the Gamer Moms! I'm joined by educator and gamer, Cassandra Cardarelli, as we talk about gaming with teenagers, handling conflicting schedules within the family, and gaming with a serious physical injury. We discuss our recent gaming experiences Mount & Blade: Warband (5E Adaptation), Vampire the Masquerade, Save the Day: Superhero RPG, D&D 5E at The Side Quest, and our Palladium Fantasy campaign.
S8E2: Rogue Magic - Jonathan Fountain
Jonathan Fountain is the artist and writer behind the hit TTRPG inspired fantasy story, Rogue Magic. He talks about his love for Dungeons & Dragons, how Rogue Magic was created and became so popular, and he shares how the board game Mice & Mystics has brought his family together and is preparing his children for tabletop role playing games.
S8E1: SideKicks & SideQuests - Kurt Crenwelge
S7E12: Therapeutic Gaming - Dr. Megan Connell, PsyD, ABPP
S7E11: Daggy DM - Brett Slater
Travel with Raised on DnD to Eaton, Western Australia where I talk with Brett Slater the Daggy DM from DnDTikTok. Brett shares how playing tabletop role playing games with his family has greatly improved his communication with his children even away from the game table. Brett tells us the origin of his catch-phase "Dungeons and Dragons, baby!" We talk about his plans to run a GURPS adventure based on his home town of Bunbury. Brett shares how playing Dungeons & Dragons with his family has helped him overcome his anxiety and depression.
S7E10: Let's Roll - Lucas Maxwell
S7E9: The Nerdiest Stepdad - Ian Bowling
S7E8: Chai and Games - Ronak Chitalia
S7E7: Roll for Initiative - Jaime Formato
We are starting 2023 off with author, educator, and gamer-mom, Jaime Formato! We talk about how her family got her into playing Dungeons and Dragons and how it has inspired her new novel, 'Roll for Initiative'. After the episode, check out https://www.jaimeformato.com/ to access her "geeky resources" and get your copy of Roll for Initiative by Jaime Formato.
S7E6: d.and.d.family - Haley Kennedy
S7E5: DM By Choice - Mitch Resler
Mitch Resler is DM by Choice, an influencer on DnD TikTok. He shares his story of gaming at a young age, rediscovering D&D later in life, and helping organize tabletop role playing games for local middle and high school students.
S7: Year 3 Celebration - Live Event
S7E4: Game to Grow - Adam & Adam
I'm joined by Adam Davis and Adam Johns, the founders of the non-profit organization Game to Grow and creators of Critical Core. We discuss how their game, Critical Core, is created for intentional play and helps people on the Autism spectrum improve social interactions through gaming. We dive into their amazing work with Children's Hospitals and how virtual tabletop roleplaying has been instrumental in helping more children around the globe.
S7E3: Mad Gnome Gaming - Rulon Leman
S7E2: Confessions of a Geek Bard - Mikey Mason
Comedy Rock Geek, Mikey Mason, talks about gaming with his family and we discuss "player agency" especially as it pertains to younger players. Mikey Mason shares insight into his newest music and upcoming creative projects such as his "Gaming with My Kids" podcast, "In the Verse" Podcast, and his book "Confessions of a Geek Bard" coming January 2023.
S7E1: Rolls of Redemption - Janine and Peter Jones
Season 7 kicks off with Janine and Peter Jones of the hit Twitch channel, Rolls of Redemption! We discuss their personal journeys to tabletop role playing games and Peter shares his experience being Raised on DnD!
Season 7 Preview
Season 7 Preview
S6E12: B2 The Keep on the Borderlands (Season 6 Finale)
S6E11: Sojourners Awake - Jonathan Hardin
S6E10: Bard RPG - Scriv the Bard
Happy Independence Day! Scriv the Bard is a Cultural Psychologist who uses RPGs and Storytelling to help families and young people. She is the creator of The Heroes of Iyastera, a family-friendly adventure setting. You can follow her for more content on Twitter, Instagram, and Twitch! Visit Scriv the Bard and visit her current Kickstarter for Bard RPG !
S6E9: Is Violence Necessary in TTRPGs? - Michael Low
For the young gamers and aspiring writers visit Luck of Legends at www.luckoflegends.com
Get a copy of Stories RPG at storiesrpg.com/stories-rpg-one-sheet/
You can also reach Michael Low on Twitter @LuckLegends
S6E8: Creating Game Conventions - Alex Kammer
Summer of Gaming
S6E7: Creating Gaming Clubs for Teens - Athenry Adventurers RPG Club
Athenry Adventurers RPG Club in Athenry, Galway, Ireland share their story of creating a tabletop role playing game club for their community. Listen as they share their tips and struggles of creating a place to promote the hobby and how you might be able to create a one, too!
S6E6: Mother's Day Special - n00bMama
S6E5: Redwrymling's Guide to Beholders - Daniel (Redwyrm)
S6E4: Babies & Broadswords - Jason Cassidy and Aaryn Easton
S6E3: DnDnFamily - Benjamin & Amanda
Benjamin & Amanda are the creative couple behind DnDnFamily YouTube channel and Instagram. They fell in love with Dungeons & Dragons and shared that love first with friends and then with their children. Listen as they share their journey from gaming family to social media influencers! Their story inspires families to play Dungeons & Dragons together and to explore the many creative avenues our hobby opens up to players young and old.
S6E2: Dork Tower - John Kovalic
S6E1: Swole Initiative - Jay Foster
Season 6 Trailer
S5E12: Gathering of the Ages - Spencer Borup
I'm joined by Spencer Borup, the Game Master of the hit actual play podcast, Gathering of the Ages. Gathering of the Ages plays Paizo Publishing's Pathfinder 1e adventure path, Carrion Crown. Spencer talks with me about gaming with his family and how actual play tabletop role playing games are more complicated than just sitting around the table and pressing record.
S5E11: Power Outage - Bebarce El-Tayib
I'm joined by Bebarce El-Tayib the creator of Power Outage RPG. He is a husband, father, educational technologist and game designer. We discuss kids and violence in RPGs, making RPGs more accessible to individuals with Special Needs, and how RPGs can improve kids behavior away from the game table.
S5E10: TTRPGkids - Stephanie Campbell
S5E9: The Griffin & Gargoyle Tavern - Daniel Colwell & Michael Paylor
In this exclusive interview, Daniel Colwell and Michael Paylor tell how their love for tabletop role playing games has lead to their creation of The Griffin & Gargoyle Tavern. This interactive dining and gaming experience will be only available in Lake Geneva, Wisconsin, the birth place of Dungeons & Dragons. Daniel and Michael give us a behind the scenes look and foreshadow the adventures to come at The Griffin & Gargoyle. https://griffinandgargoyle.com/
S5E8: Family Fantasy RPG - Dr. Colin Anderson
S5E7: Year 2 Celebration - Live Event
Our 2 year anniversary was a Facebook Live Event featuring 11 return guests from seasons 1 - 4 and prizes for the audience in attendance. The guests included Rob Gruber of Good Times Games, Martin Lloyd of Amazing Tales, David Thompson of Everlore, Derek White the Geek Preacher, Thor Knai of Heavy Dragon, Jodie Brandt of QuestWise, BJ Hensley of Playground Adventures, Chris Pramas of Green Ronin Publishing, Diogo Nogueira of Old Skull Publishing, India Potter of Eartherial, and Bill Silvey TheDungeonDelver. You can watch the raw live event on Raised on DnD youtube channel or on our Facebook page.
Your Personal Invitation
S5E6: The Side Quest - Chris & Jeanette Mack
Meet the power couple, Chris & Jeanette, behind the family run gaming club, The Side Quest! Their relationship started around the gaming table and they have raised 3 sons to adulthood with a love for creativity and gaming as a family. They share how gaming evolves as your children grow into adults and how gaming keeps them all close.
S5E5: Quests of Yore - Pat Marino
Disney Pixar's Onward centers on a game called Quests of Yore, Pat Marino the Game Design Manager at USAoply shares his story of a love for gaming and the amazing behinds the scenes tale of creating the tabletop role playing game, Quests of Yore: Barley’s Edition.
Summer at Seasons' Serenity part 1 - Play-testers
These play-testers give their first impressions of the new 5E compatible adventure module, Summer at Seasons' Serenity part 1.
S5E4: DnD Adventure Club - David Lemke
Raised on DnD is joined by DnD Adventure Club founder and president, David Lemke. We talk about growing up on Dungeons & Dragons, how tabletop role playing games help develop skills for adulthood, and how DnD Adventure Club helps young gamers become a Game Master.
S5E3: Homeschool Connections - Marlana Weber
This is our Back to School special. Marlana Weber of HomeschoolConnections.com shares the benefits of playing tabletop role playing games as a Catholic homeschooling family and how she is helping build online communities of gaming homeschoolers.