Filling In The Gaps

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

55 - Theme: Rock and Roll \ Scenario: Stumble Upon a Sacrifice \ Special Guest: DM’s Treehouse

August 19th, 2019

This week Rich gets a double dose of Cameron as we are joined by Cameron, one of the four DM's from the DM's Treehouse. We explore how to create a session-based around a rock show and the fallout from a devilish contract gone awry. Let us know what you think of the show by leaving a review or come tell us directly over on Discord here:


54 - Theme: Steampunk -or- Emerging Machines \ Scenario: Merging Realities \ Tick Tock Tick Tock

August 5th, 2019

This week we put on our goggles, grab our rocketpacks and hop on to a flying ship. WE ARE GOING STEAMPUNK BABYYYY. This episode was a ton of fun and we think could really help develop your descriptive skills as a DM. 

53 - Theme: Deep Sea Diving \ Scenario: Trial by Combat \ Fish Are Friends, Not Food

July 21st, 2019

This week we take another dive into the ocean as we explore what lies beneath. Merfolk, Merrows and Tritons oh my! Listen in as we come up with a story that you can run for your players involving the deepest darkest depths of the ocean and the intense trial by combat.

52 - Theme: Bank / Scenario: Deciphering an Ancient Text / Special Guest: TallSquall

July 8th, 2019

This week we are joined by a wonderful member of the DnD community, TallSquall! We end up getting into a wild and crazy story this week that will have your players testing out their evil sides for a bit. There is a wealth of fun stuff to steal from and we hope you all love it as much as we did. 

51 - Theme: Goblin Kin \ Scenario: Propaganda Campaign \ An Inside Job

June 24th, 2019

Political Intrigue! Dastardly Deeds! Goblins! All are present in this weeks episode! Listen in as we explore the creation of a town, a social hierarchy, plots to overturn the status quo and much much more.  

50 - Theme: Ghost Ship \ Scenario: Centuries Festival \ A Fish Story

June 10th, 2019

We reeled in a big one this week with an absolutely killer tale. Listen in as we try and figure a way to make a playable session out of a Ghost Ship and the Centuries Festival. We really enjoyed making this one and we are so proud that it was our 50th episode! 

Here is to another 50 more with the best community in the world! 

49 - Theme: Mother Goose Nursery Rhymes Gone Wrong \ Monster Item: Torch \ 12 Kids and a Witch

May 27th, 2019

This week we take the most famous nursery rhymes of all time and find a way to make a TORCH .... A TORCH .... somehow a part of a session you could run. ...... A TORCH. 

My goodness was it an adventure to get to where we finally landed. 

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!