RPG Research: A 100% Volunteer-Run 501(c)3 Non-profit Charitable Role-Playing Game Research & Human Services Organization.
Mission - Vision - Impact
Our Founders & Volunteer Staff Have Been Providing the Benefits of Role-Playing Games & Community Programs Since 1977!
Want to help? DONATE or VOLUNTEER
Pardon the Dust - Our Volunteers Are Scrambling to Move Servers, Content, and Fix Breaks
MANY THANKS to Dimension 20 / dropout.tv for kindly donating 25%
of their Crown of Candy Series Custom miniatures auction
profits to RPG Research!

  

The RPG Museum

Based on how it goes with your donation support, we are planning to open the experiential learning Role-Playing Game Museum to the public in early-to-mid-2023
  

RPG COMMUNITY CENTER -- PUBLIC ACCESS HOURS

Fridays 4-8 pm, Saturdays 1-5 pm. 101 N. Stone Street, Spokane, WA 99202. - [ DONATE ] - [ VOLUNTEER ] -- Ages 4 through 104+ welcomed!
[ Ages 4 to 12 must be accompanied by an adult at all times. -- Ages 13-17 need signed parent/guardian release forms ]
Resuming soon: Dedicated TRPG table for blind and visually impaired players and American Sign Language table for Deaf/HoH players!

Role-Playing Game Community Center Schedule

LOCATION: RPG Center
Address: 101 N. Stone St, Spokane WA 99202
Phone/Text: 509.608.7630
Email: info@rpgresearch.com


OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

PUBLIC COMMUNITY GENERAL ACCESS SCHEDULE

PUBLIC ACCESS BEGINS August 26th, 2022

Day Start Stop Program Notes
Fridays 4:00 pm 8:00 pm Open to Public Drop In and RPG .
Saturdays 1:00 pm 5:00 pm Open to Public Drop In and RPG .



Open to Public community center hours will adjust or expand based on volunteer staffing availability. The more volunteers trained and ready, the more hours we can be open to serve the public. Volunteer Today!

Also the more donations we receive to cover the electricity bill, the longer hours we can be in operation each week. Donate Today!

OPEN TO PUBLIC: Drop In and RPG - Spark Central

LOCATION: Spark Central Community Center, Kendall Yards, Spokane
Address: 1214 WEST SUMMIT PARKWAY, SPOKANE, WA, 99201, UNITED STATES
Phone: 509-279-0299
Email: info@spark-central.org

RPG Research at SPARK CENTRAL DROP IN AND RPG SCHEDULE:

  • 1st and 3rd Saturdays 1-4 pm

  • Day Start Stop Program Notes
    1st Saturdays of the Month 1:00 pm 4:00 pm Drop In and RPG Spark Central Drop In and RPG Details
    3rd Saturdays of the Month 1:00 pm 4:00 pm Drop In and RPG Spark Central Drop In and RPG Details

    OUR LIVE STREAMING Shows

    Day Start Stop Show Name Notes
    Sundays 4:00 pm 8:00 pm New Games Unboxing & Assessments Show Details & Archives
    Fridays 1:00 pm 2:00 pm The RPG Talk Show Show Details & Archives

    RPG Research Volunteers New Games Unboxing

    D&D The Wild Beyond the Witchlight Platinum Edition Donated to RPG Research by Beadle and Grimm

    MASTER CALENDAR INCLUDING VOLUNTEER STAFF SESSIONS

    VOLUNTEER TRAINING SCHEDULE
    All times Pacific Time Zone, Spokane, Washington, USA

    Day Start-Time Stop-Time Program Notes
    Sundays 10:00 am 12:00 pm Electronic RPG Developers Weekly meeting Includes BCI RPG, AI GM, AI RPG, and similar
    Sundays 1:00 pm 2:00 pm Fundraisers, Grant Writers, Marketing, PR, Videos, Social Media, Transcriptionists, closed captions, & Community Outreach weekly staff meeting .
    Sundays 3:00 pm 5:00 pm Researchers, Archivists, and Museum staff weekly training and meeting .
    Sundays 6:00 pm 9:00 pm Unboxings and New Game Evaluations/Assessments Live streamed on Twitch.tv/rpgresearch
    Mondays 7:00 pm 8:00 pm Weekly Administrative Volunteer Staff Meeting
    Wednesdays 7:30 pm 10:30 pm Level 2+ Game Master Trainees Live Streamed on Youtube.com/rpgresearch
    Fridays 1:00 pm 2:00 pm RPG Talk Show Live Streamed on Youtube.com/rpgresearch
    Fridays 4:00 pm 8:00 pm East Central Spokane RPG community Center Public Access and Drop In and RPG Hours Resumes August 26th, 2022 - 101 North Stone Street, Spokane, WA, 99202
    Saturdays 8:00 am 12:00 pm (Noon) Level 1 Volunteer Game Master Trainees Live Streamed
    First and Third Saturdays 1:00 pm 4:00 pm RPG Research's Drop In and RPG at West Central Spokane Spark Central Community Center 1214 WEST SUMMIT PARKWAY, SPOKANE, WA, 99201,
    Saturdays 1:00 pm 5:00 pm RPG community Center Public Access and Drop In and RPG Hours Resumes August 26th, 2022 - East Central Spokane: 101 North Stone Street, Spokane, WA, 99202

    Note that these sessions are recorded and/or live-streamed on our Youtube channel, and the recordings are available to our Patreon supporters and volunteer staff.

    PAST LIVE STREAMS AND SHOW ARCHIVES

    Show Name Website Playlist Summary Notes
    Heroes of the Mist rpgcinema.com/heroes-of-the-mist Playlist pending Actual play tabletop RPG showing more average players rather than professionals To reduce anxiety about the "Mercer effect" for new players & GMs
    TolkienMoot tolkienmoot.org TolkienMoot Playlist Annual Tolkien Scholarly & Gaming Convention Since 2005 All levels of interest welcomed
    RPG Tours rpgtour.com RPG Tours Playlist Travelling the continental USA Raising awareness about accessibility and gaming
    Reviews & Opinion Editorials Reviews and Op Eds Reviews & Op-Eds Playlist Product Reviews and Opinion Pieces Opinion Editorials and Reviews
    Interviews, Panels, Presentations Panels, Preesntations, Talk Shows, Interviews Panels, Presentations, Talk Shows, Interviews Playlist Panels, interviews, presentations Including on other shows
    BECMI D&D Campaign Basic+ Mentzer D&D Campaign BECMI Dungeons & Dragons Playlist Basic, Expert, Companion, Master, Immortals Dungeons & Dragons 1983 Frank Mentzer+ Version
    RPG Theory Role-Playing Game Theory RPG Theory Playlist Role-Playing Game Theories Discussion Role-Playing Game Theories and Models
    Professional Conferences RPG Professional Conferences RPG Professional Conferences Playlist Role-Playing Game Professional Conferences RPG Professional Conferences