134 episodes

Welcome to We Speak Common - a podcast about Dungeons and Dragons (D&D). Discover the world of D&D and learn alongside people just like you. After playing D&D for years and travelling to multiple worlds and planes it's time to return home and talk all about our discoveries. Join this community of likeminded people and trade game tales, rules and tips to enjoy D&D even more.

To get involved in the conversation follow us on twitter at @WeSpeakCommon or email at WeSpeakCommon@Hotmail.com. You can support the show on Patreon at https://www.patreon.com/wespeakcommon

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Welcome to We Speak Common - a podcast about Dungeons and Dragons (D&D). Discover the world of D&D and learn alongside people just like you. After playing D&D for years and travelling to multiple worlds and planes it's time to return home and talk all about our discoveries. Join this community of likeminded people and trade game tales, rules and tips to enjoy D&D even more.

To get involved in the conversation follow us on twitter at @WeSpeakCommon or email at WeSpeakCommon@Hotmail.com. You can support the show on Patreon at https://www.patreon.com/wespeakcommon

    Ep. 134 - How to make D&D Accessible

    Ep. 134 - How to make D&D Accessible

    Today I'm joined by Brad and Chris to talk about how they made D&D accessible for the blind. We'll talk about the struggles and changes that have to be made and how D&D really can be fore everyone. 

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    Music: "Street Dancing" by Timecrawler 82
    From the Free Music Archive
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    • 51 min
    Ep. 133 - How to run War in D&D 5e

    Ep. 133 - How to run War in D&D 5e

    War, what is it good for? Interesting fight scenes and cinematic moments! This episode is all about running war in D&D 5e, I'll tell you how I would tackle it and why, and when its good idea to use a rule system and when not to.

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    The Dice Dungeon - Get beautifully crafted metal sets of dice for your D&D game at https://thedicedungeon.co.uk
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    Music: "Street Dancing" by Timecrawler 82
    From the Free Music Archive
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    • 42 min
    Ep. 132 - Legends & Lore: How to use iconic monsters Ft. Giveaway

    Ep. 132 - Legends & Lore: How to use iconic monsters Ft. Giveaway

    This week is all about the BIG iconic D&D monsters, the ones you think about when someone says Dungeons And Dragons. We'll delve into the Owlbear, Minic, Mind Flayer and Beholder (with a brief touch on Dragons), we'll talk about their in game lore and stats and how to use them in iconic ways. 

    ps. the giveaway is NOT an April Fools Joke! Head to our instagram!

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    The Dice Dungeon - Get beautifully crafted metal sets of dice for your D&D game at https://thedicedungeon.co.uk
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    Music: "Street Dancing" by Timecrawler 82
    From the Free Music Archive
    CC by NC

    • 1 hr 18 min
    Ep. 131 - Tinker's Toolbox: How to create great rivals for your PC's

    Ep. 131 - Tinker's Toolbox: How to create great rivals for your PC's

    This week, DM from The Wandering Bards of Wildemount, Tariq joins me to talk about building great rivals. If your a DM looking to spice up you players time in game, or a player wanting to flesh out your backstory, we've got you covered. We'll go into BBEG rivals all the way down to childhood bully rivals! Enjoy. 

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    Music: "Street Dancing" by Timecrawler 82
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    • 1 hr 3 min
    Ep. 130 - Table Fables: Fixing Ben's homebrew campaign

    Ep. 130 - Table Fables: Fixing Ben's homebrew campaign

    How the Turn Tables! This week I sit in the guest chair and tell Sam all about my own derailed sand box campaign. Welcome to Estoroth, Ben's homebrew continent full of adventures ready to be had.  

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    Use Code 'COMMON' at checkout for 10% off your order while supporting the show.      

    Music: "Street Dancing" by Timecrawler 82
    From the Free Music Archive
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    • 1 hr 23 min
    Ep. 129 - Legends & Lore: Eberron 101

    Ep. 129 - Legends & Lore: Eberron 101

    This week James joins me to talk about Eberron! We were both very excited to get into what little we know about this interesting setting, we'll scratch the surface and give you ways to used it as a campaign setting and in your current games.

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    dScryb - Enhance your theatre of the mind with expertly crafter boxed text of monsters, locations and spells at https://dscryb.com   Use Code 'COMMON' at checkout for 10% off your order while supporting the show.    

    Music: "Street Dancing" by Timecrawler 82
    From the Free Music Archive
    CC by NC

    • 1 hr 6 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
36 Ratings

36 Ratings

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One of the best DnD podcasts around - always interesting and fun.

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What started as a podcast I listened to solely for inspiration for my dnd games, it’s now my favorite podcast by far. Ben and Joe are charming, witty, and perfectly British. I’m hooked on the new episodes every Thursday

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