The Dadvantage

The Dadvantage

Welcome to The Dadvantage the D&D show where a couple of old school dads embrace new school play: …with a few dad jokes thrown in. Dungeons and Dragons tips and tricks for players, dungeon masters, new players, experienced players, parents and kids. Character build face-offs - General & Homebrew rule discussion - Class optimizations & build conversation - How to lead with flavor and story - Dad Jokes

Episodes

April 15, 2024 44 mins

Dads do a new face off this time competing to see who can build the most flavorful, and dangerous homebrew monsters. Plus, as always, a dad joke.

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The dads cover what you need to play (and what you don't) as well as discussing IRL game resources and digital. Everything you need to get going and be inspired. Plus, a dad joke.

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The dads celebrate March 14th (3.14) with a special Pi-rate build. Plus 2 dad jokes!

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Michael is joined this week by Peter Davis and they face off with who can build the character most ready to smite their foes with holy vengeance! Plus,  as always, a dad joke.

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The dads give some expert dadvice in the form of hot takes on the top things every beginner (and pro) should know about playing D&D. Plus, as always, a dad joke.

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The dads celebrate 2 years and 50 episodes of shenanigans with a classic face off on who can build the best (and most flavorful) Protector trope. Plus, as always, a dad joke.

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The dads start off the new year exploring 5 custom flavored spells and discuss how to lean into your characters unique qualities via spell names and descriptions. Plus, as always, a dad joke.

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The dads are on holiday so we picked out a build to help you slay the new year! This is consistently one of our most popular episodes and it has a dad joke!

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The dads return to flavorful character builds, facing off on the sneakiest of them all...the infiltrator! Plus, as always, a dad joke.

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The dads bring back the Face-Off! This time bringing in our very best homebrew magic items to battle it out. Plus, as always, a dad joke.

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The dad's give their recommendations for the best D&D (and gaming) gifts out there for the D&D nerds in your life. Plus, as always, a dad joke.

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Halloween Werewolf spooktacular!!! The dad's return to actual play with Stories from the Shattered Chasm...this time taking on our version of the Magnificent Seven/Seven Samurai trope. The Battle of the Seven, part 2 sees Peter and Andy pulling a team together to defend the town of Silver Springs Gulch from the Moonfang Gang. Plus, as always, a dad joke. 

At the end the crew discusses their decisions and the overall B...

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The dad's return to actual play with Stories from the Shattered Chasm...this time taking on our version of the Magnificent Seven/Seven Samurai trope. The Battle of the Seven, part 1 sees Peter and Andy pulling a team together to defend the town of Silver Springs Gulch from the Moonfang Gang. Plus, as always, a dad joke.

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The dads give their hot take on how to handle spicy and unsavory issues at your D&D table. Plus, as always, a dad joke.

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September 15, 2023 58 mins

Continuing our 'Stories from the Shattered Chasm' series of one-shots designed to help you learn how to play, the dads take on the most western of plots...a train heist. Peter joins again to lead Andy and Michael through a 2 part actual play with an after action review of our decisions and thoughts on what we did and why at the end of part 2. 

Note: There is some light swearing in this episode 

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Continuing our 'Stories from the Shattered Chasm' series of one-shots designed to help you learn how to play, the dads take on the most western of plots...a train heist. Peter joins again to lead Andy and Michael through a 2 part actual play with an after action review of our decisions and thoughts on what we did and why at the end of part 2. 

Note: There is some light swearing in this episode 

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The dads build a straight up wizard and a fiery one at that. Learn the ins and outs of building the most flavorful fire wizard possible! Plus, as always, a dad joke.

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The dads face off, seeing who can build the most flavorful D&D character around the trope of the Revolutionary! Plus, as always, a dad joke.

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The dads use the character builds from throughout our history to engage in part 2 of our epic battle royale! A special guest DM joins the crew.

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The dads use the character builds from throughout our history to engage in an epic battle royale! A special guest DM joins the crew.

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