Filling In The Gaps

A tabletop roleplaying session building podcast with unique themes and scenarios every week.

48 - Theme: Poisoned Battlefield \ Monster: Nothic \ Eye Know Your Dirty Little Secrets

May 13th, 2019

This week we build a story around a Nothic that is finding a way to reclaim the memory of its former self. A great entry-level session for introducing new players to the game. Mystery, magic and might abound in this weeks episode.


47 - Theme: Drunken Adventure \ Monster: Quickling \ Sah Neek and Crazy Steve: The Ballad of the Little Blue Man

April 29th, 2019

Our second foray into building a story around a specific monster from 5e.

This week we try to focus in on the speedy Quickling!


46.5 - Rich the Lone Wanderer - Campaign Diary \ Utilizing your players backstories

April 15th, 2019

Rich is here by his lonesome to share a never-ending wealth of knowledge with you, so you can rip and steal to add to your own games!


46 - Theme: Enticing Forest \ Monster: Gnolls \ Howling at the Four Seasons Hotel

April 8th, 2019

We are back this week trying out something a little different! Instead of combining a theme and a scenario, we have decided to incorporate monsters instead. This week we drew the Gnoll and we came up with a story we think you might have plenty to take from! 

45.5 - Rich is Alone! Campaign Diary / Running a Tournament

March 31st, 2019

What?!  No Cam!  Just Rich this week, but Rich talks about a tournament he ran in a recent episode and how to make them more than just HP slug fests!

45 - Theme: Creepy Hospital \ Scenario: Signing a contract with a Fae/Fiend \ Special Guest: Critical Bits!

March 25th, 2019

We are joined by Joel, the GM of the Critical Bits podcast, to create yet another story that could help inspire your session building process. The convergence point of all of the planes of existence leads to one place. A creepy hospital with a very deceptive charm. Have you taken your pills today?

44 - Theme: Wild Creature Nature Reserve / Scenario: Stealing the Declaration / Shannon is the Devil

March 11th, 2019

The druids were promised long ago that the city would uphold the values of nature. The promise has been broken and the druids are back and someone is going to pay. 

43 - Theme: Dinosaur Crater \ Scenario: Time-Loop \ Twenty Gods, One Ritual

March 4th, 2019

A great and powerful wizard has tasked the players with finding the creation of the gods themselves. There they will find a world overrun with the beginnings of Dragons and the evil Mindflayers. The future depends on them, but they will have plenty of chances to get it right. If you enjoyed this episode, think about leaving us a review!

42 - Theme: Costume Party \ Scenario: Rise of a Masked Vigilante \ The Revenge of MychoGirl

February 26th, 2019

Villains have won as our caped crusader has been felled once and for all. Who will rise up to fight the forces of evil!? Revenge plots, comic book baddies, and hedge mazes litter this weeks episode. Hope you enjoy!

41 - Theme: Pirate Port Town \ Scenario: Stopping an Execution \ Special Guest: BomBARDed

February 18th, 2019

The music of the ocean has put new wind in our sails, as we find our sea legs creating a story worthy of a bards tale. This week we are joined by Kyle, the DM of the popular actual play DnD podcast BomBARDed. A wild musical adventure awaits as we hit the open sea! *cue "Come Sail Away" by Styx."*