Episode 5

Todd Stashwick of The Nerd Circus

Published on: 9th February, 2022

Todd Stashwick is an incredibly talented actor and writer with over 120 credits on IMDB and counting! He’s played hardened villains, brooding anti heros, loveable protagonaists, and most importantly, D&D!

Todd has some really good tips on making your improv and roleplay more intentional, and has shared the table with some incredibly talented people like Liam O’Brien, Satine Phoenix, Jasmine Bhullar, Patrick Warburton, and many more he mentions in this episode.


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How Not to DM
I’m on a quest to interview the very best Dungeon Masters on this plane of existence!
Each week I talk to a new guest from the TTRPG community about how they got into gaming, their biggest mistakes and triumphs from behind the screen, best advice for new and aspiring DMs, and their amazing work and projects!

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