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Posts tagged ‘DDO Community’


DDOcast 277

Join Sig, Anne, Geoff (, and Nathanial (aka Deadnettle) as we talk about the latest news in Dungeons and Dragons Online, the new Enhancement “Alpha” System on the Lamannia Test servers, and the new community feed OurDDO! We also have a wacky segment of Dragon Fragments from Luedwig von Bait’hoven.

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DDOcast 277


DDOcast 276

Today on DDOcast Sig, Anne and Geoff ( say their fair-wells to myDDO, funny stuff from Cocktail hour, various news items, haggle, reader mail, and our ever exciting sign off!

And oh! We have a contest!! Listen carefully on how to win Turbine Points!

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DDOcast 275

This week Sig, Anne & Geoff ( talk about DDO Game news, Pax East 2013 latest games, playing Neverwinter, DDO Player councils with DDOGamer, and more! We also have a specialy from our on the scene and drunken-fu interview master, Steiner-Davion. Many thanks to Steiner-Davion and also to Tolero, ProducerGlin and all of the DDO team!

NOTE: as Samius pointed out, Mindsunder loot is BtA on aquire and BtC on equip, so it makes sense that you can sell it on the Astral Shard Exchange

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DDOcast 274

This week on DDOcast Sig, Anne & Geoff ( talk about the latest DDO news, bugs, and community news! Geoff then goes over his latest “Deep Owlbear” interviews on We also have a new Epic education by Shamgar on The Lord of Blades raid.

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DDOcast 274


DDOcast 271

Sig, Anne & Geoff ( talk about their latest exploits in DDO’s Update 17 on the live server, the bugs, and of course the new Augment system! Shamgar also graces us with another Epic Education #28, Lord of Blades Part 6: Party at the Forge. We also have a nice array of regular D&D and general gaming news.

After Show Notes: Nightforge Gorget and other non-epic items can’t be upgraded yet. Sorry for the bad info! Anne was confusing Live server with Lamannia Beta server features. Currently if you want a new version, have to go out and get another one. Rumors say that you can do upgrades in the next update!

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DDOcast 269

Join Sig, Anne, and Geoff (from as we skip the Super Bowl to talk about the latest news in DDO, DDOcast and land! We also have a DDO Top Ten segment by Reebus the Rogue and several DDO community news items. We even take a short dip into our mail bag!

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DDOcast 267

Sig & Anne with Geoff of talk about Augment System, Lamannia Update 17 release notes – which include topics such as new raid, the epic version of Giant Hold, and changes to item properties such as Cursespewing and Vorpal. We also have another installment of Epic Education with Shamgar featuring the Lord of Blades raid. Bonus: we review D&D slot machines.

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DDocast 267


DDOcast 266

Sig & Anne with Geoff Hanna (from and Patrick aka “Shamgar” from Epic Education ( go over the latest DDO news, we speculate about Update 17, goodies found in the new Midwinter Festival mini-game. We even have time to dive into the Lightning Post mailbag to help a player on how to splash Arcane Archer in their divine caster builds.

NOTE: sorry about some of the quality, Sig’s connection was really slow and so he sounds like he’s being sucked out of the Matrix in some parts!

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DDOcast 266


DDOcast 265

This episode Sig and Anne with Geoff (from go over DDO 2012 in review from Update 13, through Update 14 with MOTU and Update 15, and finally to the current update, Update 16.

We also have a nice Crunchy Bits on Doublestrike in addition our regular DDO game news and community news.

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DDOcast 264

Sig and Anne take time from family holiday break to bring you a bit of Holiday cheer! Visit us at

We have segments Epic Education from Shamgar and Dragon Fragments from Luidwig!

Music is by “First Noel” and “God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen” performed by Trans-Siberian Orchestra. Buy their albums on iTunes or on Amazon. More info at

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DDOcast 264


DDOcast 262

Sig and Anne are back from vacation! Anguilla was great, Sun, Surf, And real underwater combat! Sig took a few points of light damage but mostly survived his encounter with the great burning sky orb. Happy to be home in the dark and wet kingdom of Seattle.

Sig & Anne with Geoff ( we’ve got our usually bout of DDO news, chat about Update 16, and ponder the mysteries of the universe.

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DDOcast 261

Join Sig and Anne with Geoff ( as we talk about some of the latest DDO news, game bugs, community news, Update 16, Mabar Fest and then wonder why DDO doesn’t have a Fernia Fire Fest. We even have some interesting news on WB-Turbine’s latest new hires and layoffs.

In segments department, we have Luidwig’s Dragon Frags, who by the way is holding a contest if you listen to his segment and figure out what songhe’s referencing in his latest performance poetry, you could winone of 4 vanity pets! Just email your answer to

This episode’s featured D&D music is by M IS FOR MAGICMISSILE by Mary Crowell; a singer/songwriter and piano teacher who loves playingDungeons & Dragons on both sides of the GM’s screen.Acolytes of the Machine is her second solo album and is a love letter to the hobbyof Dungeons & Dragons! You can buy her latest album Acolytes of the Machine& Other Gaming Stories and other albums at

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DDOcast 259

Sig and Anne go over the latest DDO news from Turbine and the community. We also dig deep into our mailbag and answer questions. We’ve even got some Crunchy Bits on Banking XP.



DDOcast 258

We are going old school Crunchy this week with a detailed look at the new defensive rules introduced in update 15. Hopefully it will be easy to understand and give you some confidence in kitting out your character. Epic Education returns finishing up Tower of despair and starting in on Lord of Blades We also have game news, community news, Rheebus the Rogues top 10 Bugs, Ludwig’s Dragon Frags.

LINK for Crunchy Bits Notes on Armor Class and More!

LINK for Update 15 Patch 1 Release Notes

LINK for Post U15.1 Known Issues List

LINK for DDO Wiki’s AC Info

LINK for DDO Wiki’s PRR Info

LINK for DDO Wiki’s Dodge Info

LINK for DDO Cocktail Hour’s Latest Bonus Pod

LINK for Shamgar’s Epic Ed Notes

LINK for YourDDO Website

LINK for UndeadTed’s DDO Art

LINK for Eberron Live Facebook Page

LINK for DDO Album Covers

LINK for 13th Age OGL Table Top RPG

LINK for Guild Wars 2 IGN Video Review

LINK for Review for Neverwinter’s Forge


DDOcast Talks 5

Update 15 Druid’s Deep Quest Review + Win a Copy of Menace of the Underdark

Join Sig and Anne with special guests Geoff Hanna as they go over the latest DDO news and their review of Update 15’s quests, The Druid’s Deep series. We also talk about our favorite DDO fan sites and gush about GenCon and PAX!

Win a Code Key for Menace of the Underdark!

That’s right we’ve got another MOTU key to give away! Just listen carefully on how you can win!!

LINK for Turbine soon to release on LOTRO on the Mac

LINK to ViDDO #2: DDO update Video

LINK for Geoff Hanna’s

LINK for Composer of DDO’s Sound Trac, Chance Thomas’

LINK for DDM’s Realm for DDO

LINK for DDOwiki

LINK for Cubicle Ninja’s DDO Item Search & Cannith Crafting Tool

LINK for Ron’s character planner

LINK to PAX Prime 2012


DDOcast Talks 4

Gen Con, U15 & BUGS!

Thanks for joining us Jerry Snook, Ecgric, and CSI Stormreach

In this round table talk, the DDOcast crew chats about their Gen Con adventures, including the WotCh-DDO Booth, the DDO Cocktail Hour Pannel, the DDO meetup, contests, DDO Gen Con Swag and more. We also highlight some of the features Update 15 such as the new quests and the Monster Manual. We also have a chat about DDO bugs and how we feel about them in general. We also go over a bit of DDO news.

LINK for Our Friends at Kobold Quarterly Land TWO Gold Ennie Awards!

LINK for Complete Kobold Guide to Game Design (Best RPG-Related Product) for Kindle

LINK for Gen Con Video Short with Jerry

LINK for DDO Cocktail Hour GenCon Show: Now up on the website

LINK for Update 14 Broken ‘Things’ Master List (MotU Edition)

LINK for Release Notes Update 15 Official


DDOcast 257

Join Sig and Anne on this weeks DDO game and community news. We’ve also got two interviews: Marcy Rockwell on her latest DDO Novel, Skein of Shadows, then with DDO fan-fic author Myra Scott on The Moon Breaker.

Also don’t forget to join in on our contest for a free eBook copy of the Skein of Shadows. You’ll have two chances to win! Share your idea for a DDO novel by emailing

DDOcast Episode 257 (07-24-2012)

0:00:32 Intro
0:01:36 DDO News
0:09:39 DDOcast News
0:11:27 Sponsor Break
0:15:22 Update 14 Patch 2
0:20:23 Contest: Win an eBook Copy of Skien of Shadows!
0:21:57 Segments Interview
0:22:37 Marcy Rockwell’s Skein of Shadows
0:36:34 Myra Scott’s fan-fic Moon Breakers
0:52:16 Community news
0:54:54 Lightning Post
0:56:33 Gaming News
0:59:25 Closing

Total Time: 1:02:30

DDOcast 257

LINK for Gelatenous Cube Pets: refer some friends

LINK for The wand and scroll party

LINK for Scheduled Maintenance July 26th (update 14 patch 2)

LINK for Behind the scenes on the new DDO theme music

LINK for DDO Cocktail Hour

LINK for Marcy Rockwell’s Skein of Shadows

LINK for Marcy Rockwell’s Website

LINK for Myra Scott’s DDO Fan Book: The Moon Breaker

LINK for now has complete wildernes guides for Menace of the Underdark

LINK for Geofhanna digs into the new shields in his MYDDO blog

LINK for Kobold Quarterly RPG Drivethru Sale!

LINK for Call of Cthulhu 7th edition sneak peak


DDOcast Talks 2: MOTU – Good, Bad and The Buggy

This is the audio only for the DDOcast Special Round Table Talks for Menace of the Underdark: Good, Bad and They Buggy.

With nearly two weeks since Dungeons and Dragons Online: Menace of the Underdark was released, we get together with players to discuss our experiences on Google Plus Hangout on Air.

Thanks to DDO players David Daly (Sylvurdragon), Rob Hawkins (Pendrax), Ecgric from Premium Perspective, and DDO Cocktailhour’s Samius for joining us!


DDOcast 256

Back on track! Mostly Sig this episode since Anne has a broken mic. This episode we’ve got the latest DDO news, and of course on Update 14: Menace of the Underdark. We have a new segments from Shamgar’s Epic Ed, another Dragon Fragments, and a special from Skaggy the Poet!


DDOcast Episode 256 (07-01-2012)

0:01:01 INTRO
0:02:40 DDO NEWS
0:11:16 MOTU News
0:40:41 Sponsor Break
0:41:41 DDOcast News
0:44:11 Druid Ideas
0:59:58 EPIC ED
1:13:34 Whats up with us in DDO
1:15:10 Community News
1:17:35 Lightning Post
1:21:02 Scaggy UnderDark
1:23:00 Dragon Frags 2
1:27:05 DDO caller
1:30:56 General Gaming News
1:31:38 Closing


TOTAL TIME: 1:33:18


LINK for Menace of the Underdark has been unleashed!

LINK for Final Beyond the Web is up

LINK for DDO Store Sales

LINK for Culver Civello put together a nice Druid write up

LINK for a web site to help plan epic destinies

LINK for DDMsRealm King’s Forest Guide

LINK for DDO chronicle

DDOCast 256 Redux - a DDO Podcast!


DDOcast 255

DDOcast is a weekly DDO podcast created by fans for fans! We discuss nearly everything related to Dungeons and Dragons Online – Eberron Unlimited.

Episode 255 is ready! Here’s a LINK to the episode – just left-click to play, right-click and ‘save as’ to download as an mp3. You can find DDOcast on iTunes, the Zune Marketplace and

In DDOcast 255, we have a light DDO news week, but Sig and Anne talk about the latest DDO community, and answer messages in our Lightning Postbox. Shamgar’s got another Tower of Despair Raid installment on Epic Education. We also got first impressions of D&D Next’s open beta.

Another Menace of the Underdark Code Giveaway!!

We also have another contest for you! Many thanks to Wrenspell of the Dragonknights on Ghallandra, who is our supporting our latest Menace of the Underdark Pre-Order Key Giveaway! Just listen and learn how you can win!

0:00:39 Intro
0:02:10 DDO News: Update 13 Patch 3, Bonus Days, DDO Marketplace
0:05:29 Sponser Break
0:08:11 DDOcast MOTU Pre-Order Key Code Giveaway!
0:11:07 Whatcha been up to in DDO?
0:16:57 Shamgar’s Epic Education: Part 3 of Tower of Dispair Raid
0:29:27 DDO Community News: Gencon, YourDDO, Building Blocks
0:37:19 Lightning Post: Healers, Fortification Tips
0:56:19 General Gaming News: D&D Next, GenCon, Origins, Guardians of Middle Earth, Skyrim DLC
1:07:20 Closing


TOTAL TIME: 1:09:22

LINK for Turbine unveils the new Turbine Store aka DDO Marketplace

LINK for DDO Update 13 Patch 3 on Monday!

LINK for DDO Store Sales

LINK for Samius and Lessah are hosting a Cocktail hour party at Gencon

LINK for Lego Crystal Cove

LINK for New DDO Fan Site: YourDDO

LINK for Pjstechie’s Building Blocks

LINK for Eberron Chronicle

LINK for Halfing Summer Games of 2012

LINK for WB Game: Guardians of Middle Earth

LINK for D&D Next is in open playtest

DDOcast 255 - A DDO Podcast