Matters of Fate

This is a podcast for all things RPG, with a particular focus on the Fate RPG.
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Dec 17, 2015

In this episode we talk about statting and playing the opposition/NPCs in Fate.

Ryan Macklin's article about revised teamwork mechanics:

Oct 20, 2015

In this podcast we containing to explore running the game, looking at the GMs role in game creation.

Oct 11, 2015

It's time we start talking about the role of the GM in a Fate game, in this episode we discuss describing how your world reacts to your PC's actions and the difference that description can have.

Oct 7, 2015

In this episode we discuss the variant duelling mechanics proposed in Re-Roll Productions Fate RPG Jadepunk.

Oct 6, 2015

In this episode we discuss ways in which chase scenes can be run in the Fate RPG; rules for chases can be found on the Fate SRD:

Aug 4, 2015

In this podcast we look at three methods of resolving tests with a little more detail than the standard overcome rolls.

Jul 16, 2015

James Branch asked me to do a video about aspects granting narrative permission/justification for certain actions in Fate so here's my take on.

Fate SRD -

Jul 8, 2015

Fantastic Dimensions requested more information about compels in Fate, happy to oblige.

Compelling aspects page on the Fate Core SRD:

Jun 17, 2015

In episode 6 of 'Matters of Fate' we discuss the default actions in the game, possible outcomes and how to roll them.

May 20, 2015

In this episode we take a look at skills and stunts in Fate Core.

May 13, 2015

In this episode we discuss one of the fundamental mechanics of Fate Core, apsects.

May 13, 2015

A short video talking about what you need to play a game of Fate Core and discussing some fo the basic mechanics.

May 13, 2015

In this episode we explore the mechanics of creating a character in Fate Core.

May 13, 2015

In this podcast myself and some volunteers demonstrate how you can create a campaign setting using the Fate Core rules.

Many thanks to the people who helped with this video:
o Thashif Muran
o David Hodgkinson
o Ian F White -

May 13, 2015

Talking about creating a campaign setting in the Fate RPG.

May 13, 2015

In this first Matters of Fate video we discuss what things the Fate RPG is best suited for.