About Abstruse

Writer for Ain't It Cool News covering tabletop gaming in all its forms.

This episode, Ross and Darryl talk about the new film Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens. Here there be spoilers, so you have been warned! Our Sponsors: Accursed: World of Morden – Help fund up to three new worldbooks for the Accursed campaign setting designed by Ross Watson Audible – […]

Gamer’s Tavern Happy Hour: Star Wars Episode VII The Force ...

Do you want to go the long haul with your gaming session? I’m not talking weeks or months, but years with the same characters in the same world? Michael Surbrook joins us to help you realize that dream with advice on how to plan out long campaigns, how to avoid […]

Episode 54: Long-Term Campaigns, or I Think I Drowned a ...

Gamer’s Tavern Game Table Shadowrun live stream — Watch live at http://www.twitch.tv/gamerstavernshow Brandon Gensemer – GM Ozurr – Neil Kat9 – Eiko Rob – Gremlin Seraph Blakes – Lost in Spirits The Topps Company, Inc. has sole ownership of the names, logo, artwork, marks, photographs, sounds, audio, video and/or any […]

Gamer’s Tavern Game Table Shadowrun Season 2 Episode 2

With a whole new cast of characters (and a few returning players behind them), we’re bringing you the second season of Shadowrun LIVE! If you missed the first stream on our Twitch channel, the archives are now live and linked below! Brandon Gensemer – GM Ozurr – Neil Kat9 – […]

Gamer’s Tavern Game Table Shadowrun Season Two Launches!

Due to personal reasons, Gamer’s Tavern is on hiatus until late October/early November. We will be relaunching bigger and better than ever when we come back, so keep watching here for updates.


Ross, Darryl, and Lauren recorded live in front of an audience at Comicpalooza in Houston, TX! They talk about the convention, what they experienced, and did a Q&A helping the audience with their gaming questions. Bandwidth Sponsor: Pinnacle Entertainment Group’s Savage Worlds – Fast! Furious! Fun! Our Sponsors Noble Knight Games: Where […]

Episode 52: Comicpalooza 2015, or 10/10 A+++ Would Con Again

Ravenloft is the one of the most popular campaign settings created for Dungeons & Dragons. Tonight, we talk about the history and the fun that comes with roleplaying in the Demiplane of Dread! Bandwidth Sponsor Pinnacle Entertainment Group’s Savage Worlds – Fast! Furious! Fun! Our Sponsors Craft Beer Club – […]

Episode 50: Ravenloft, or Rod Serling Cats