Welcome to the Foundry Roundtable, a weekly podcast dedicated to Foundry missions, mission building and other UGC issues starring Foundry authors Drogyn1701, Markhawkman, Hippiejohn and Greendragoon.

With very, very special guest: Cryptic writer Christine “Kestrel” Thompson!

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Kestrel interview – 1:12

State of the Foundry – 47:45
Community negativity… can we fix it? – 1:08:40
Traps that new authors fall in – 1:17:05
Writing for all players – 1:30:50
Advice for new authors – 1:40:45


Nothing really this week. Don’t worry, we’ll get back into that as these playability bugs get fixed!

Roundtable Film Recommendations:

Big Trouble in Little China

Other Notes:

The waypoint fix hit tribble right after we finished recording. Woohoo! So we added the little bit at the beginning.

We also learned that when hippie talks over mark, its not cause he’s being rude, its cause he can’t hear mark very well!

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