Welcome to Follow the Leader, a weekly podcast focused on telling character-driven stories through the use of GMless tabletop games where we can all take the lead. We're an LGBTQ actual play podcast that uses collaborative storytelling and world-building to create satisfying story arcs with a colorful cast of characters across different settings and genres. With stories ranging from fantasy to science-fiction to horror, there's something for everyone. Check out our site at ftlcast.com for suggestions on where to begin. We do mostly one-shots, so pick just about any ".1" episode and jump right in. New episodes every Monday.

Series Status

Ongoing - Multiple seasons / arcs

Episode Frequency & Length

Weekly
1-2 Hours

Type & Channels

Podcast
Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Twitter, Discord, Website
Follow the Leader
2018
Welcome to Follow the Leader, a weekly podcast focused on telling character-driven stories through the use of GMless tabletop games where we can all take the lead. We're an LGBTQ actual play podcast that uses collaborative storytelling and world-building to create satisfying story arcs with a colorful cast of characters across different settings and genres. With stories ranging from fantasy to science-fiction to horror, there's something for everyone. Check out our site at ftlcast.com for suggestions on where to begin. We do mostly one-shots, so pick just about any ".1" episode and jump right in. New episodes every Monday.

Rules & Source Material

Home Brew, Game Book / Manual, Other IP / Universe
Indie / Original System, No GM/DM
Very Casual, Comedy

Format, Setting & Vulgarity

Multiple Arcs / Seasons, One-Shots
Fantasy, Space, Horror
Sexual Theme, Swearing / Cursing, Substance Abuse

Cast & Player Characters

LGBTQ+, Disabled / Neurodivergent, Non-Binary, Trans, Female, Male, Mostly Knowledgeable of the Rules

Cast Voice Distinctness

Fairly Distinct

Audio Quality & Equipment

USB Mics, XLR Mics, At Home, Audio improves within first 25 episodes
Includes Music, Includes Sound Effects, Includes Original Compositions, Includes Credits for Music and Effects Used

Editing Style

Fully Edited

Video (if applicable)