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New Episode: Series 10, Ep3: Elves (and maybe Dwarves)!

Direct Download:Dissecting Worlds Series 10, Ep3: Elves (and maybe Dwarves)! Elves and to some extent dwarves and other spirits appear on the DW vivisection table today including: The Norse elves of Poul Anderson’s The Broken Sword Melniboneans Coverage from Tolkien,

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Announcing Dissecting Worlds Live 2!

Greetings, friends and listeners. Earlier this year we solicited ideas and advice from you all and used that to run an experimental world-building game set on a distant colony world. It was a lot of fun, and we think we

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New Episode: Series 10, Episode 2: Dragons and Other Mythical Beasts

Direct Download: GSN Podcast: Dissecting Worlds S10, E2: Dragons and Other Mythical Beasts ROOOOOOOOOAR! Our Fire breathing Northerners dissect the big beasts of fantasy in this second ep of their fantastic creatures series including: Mythological, fantastic and natural dragons Sci

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Coming Soon: Dragons and Other Mythic Beasts

They’re big, scaly and terrifying! No, Matt hasn’t finally been allowed to rant about Dinosaurs, its their fictional cousins, the Dragons! Next time on Dissecting Worlds we are taking aim at these most mythic of mythic creatures, the Dragon –

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New Episode: Series 10, Episode 1: Orcs, Goblins and Other Hordes

In this episode our Northern Hobgoblins debate Orcs and their place in geek fiction including:  Are Orcs racist or snobbish or both? The Noble Savage Other narratives of the Lord of the Rings Glorantha’s Trolls and hateful Broo Walking bags

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