Hags

In this episode Hannah is talking about the lazy stereotype that all women over 40 are evil magic-users.

Update 09/03/21: I originally put the title of this as “Harmful Hags” because I like alliteration (give me a Peter Parker or a Bruce Banner any day) and it sounded better than “Why Does John think all Old Women in D&D Games are Hags?”, but a few people–including some rabid internet trolls–have pointed out this was a bit click-baitey so I have changed it. Although I did laugh when someone said that “overly PC” people like me were ruining the hobby, think it’s the first time I’ve ever been called overly PC.

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Zinequest 3

Inspired by a recent episode of Pete Jones’ excellent Dragons are Realpodcast I thought–for this episode–I’d talk about some of the RPG zines that I’ve backed on Kickstarter for Zinequest3.

If you want to find out more about Zinequest click here.

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Froghemoth!

As per the results of our last Twitter poll, for this Friend or Foe Friday episode we’re delving into the murky swamps beneath the surface of which, tentacled horrors lurk, waiting to swallow intrepid explorers whole.

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Animal Companions

Inspired by a number of call ins and suggestions from our listeners myself and Hannah recently (re)watched the 1982 fantasy cheese-fest Beastmaster, after watching it we thought it’d be cool to do an episode discussing animal companions in RPGs.

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