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200 – Horses in Fiction

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Everyone knows that the chosen one must have a chosen horse, a beast so noble and strong of will that no other warrior can ride it. Or maybe not? It turns out that horses are complicated animals, and they don’t always go along with human … read more »

199 – Political Theory in Star Trek

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Sound, the final frontier. These are the voyages of the Mythcreant Podcast, and as you might be able to tell, today we’re talking about Star Trek. But not just any Star Trek: political theory in Star Trek. For that we’ve brought on a special guest, … read more »

198 – Symbols, How Do They Work?

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Hmm, this character is holding an apple; is it a symbol for original sin or health and learning? What about this marlin being eaten by sharks? Does it symbolize corporate bosses extracting value from the working man, or does it represent unfair taxation demolishing a … read more »

197 – Supernatural High School Drama

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Pay attention, everyone! Class is now in session, and I hope you have done your homework as well as found a date for prom. That’s right, this week we’re talking about high school, but specifically supernatural stories that take place in high school. We’ll discuss … read more »

Scum & Villainy, Session Part 2

Our epic adventure in Scum and Villainy concludes! The Shrike’s crew have located their target, but how can they get to it? The warp-worm is surrounded by guards, and a Hegemony dreadnought watches the skies. If that weren’t enough, our heroes have competition from an … read more »

196 – Dramatic Irony

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Take note, listener: at the end of this podcast, Oren will ask Chris what her favorite example of dramatic irony is, and she will have no answer. It will be very embarrassing for Oren, and everyone will have a good laugh. There, now you’ll get … read more »

Scum & Villainy, Session Part 1

With character creation out of the way, our crew of shady bounty hunters is ready for their first job. But who would hire two weird cat-people and a cultist with a glowing worm under her skin? Why, the people who breed alien monsters for a … read more »

195 – Sequel Campaigns

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Sometimes you finish a super fun roleplaying campaign, and all you can think is that you want more. MOAR. So why not run a sequel campaign, or at least badger your GM until they do it? That’s what we’re talking about today. Listen as we … read more »

Scum and Villainy: Character Creation

At long last, the wait is over! The Mythcreant Oneshot Podcast returns with Scum and Villainy, a space opera game and successor to Blades in the Dark. Scum has all your favorite scifi tropes, like lasers and space ships and robots oh my. It’s about … read more »

194 – Slasher Stories

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Is that a noise outside? It’s probably nothing, so ignore it and go get some alcohol for our underaged drinking party. Nothing will go wrong. That’s right, this week we’re talking about slasher stories, everyone’s favorite genre where breaking from societal values is punished by … read more »

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