244-Armenian folklore: Giants, Giants Everywhere (ad-free)

By |2023-11-21T18:47:48-05:00November 21st, 2023|Categories: MythPodcast|

The story of Mirza, from Armenian folklore, and why it pays to be a heavy sleeper. Also, if you find your incredibly angry, stinky uncle chained up in a's probably best to leave him there. If you can. The creature this week is Big Bird! If Big Bird ate corpses... The story of Mirza: [...]

343-British Legends: Mr. Nice Knight

By |2023-11-14T16:58:29-05:00November 15th, 2023|Categories: Episodes, Podcast|Tags: , |

A knight learns that generosity for those in need is good. Generosity to the point where you're in a worse spot than those you're helping? Maybe it's time to make a budget. Also, why you should follow that very, very stinky man in the woods. The creature is the Hoobyah! Despite their fun [...]

342-Japanese folklore: Lord Long Legs

By |2023-11-07T22:37:00-05:00November 8th, 2023|Categories: Episodes, Podcast|Tags: |

Lord Long Legs is a spider daimyo with ruthless mantis samurai. Sazaye has an impenetrable shell that will always keep him safe. An eel grilling couple discovers a secret in their midst. Three stories collide on this week's episode. Lord Long Legs is a spider daimyo with ruthless mantis samurai. Sazaye has an [...]

341-Greek Myths: The Huntress

By |2023-10-31T22:44:09-04:00November 1st, 2023|Categories: Episodes, Podcast|Tags: , |

What happens when you mix chastity, violence, and absolutely zero private baths? The history of the Olympian Artemis...and a whole lot of problems. The creature this week is the Heinzelmännchen, the little naked men who live in your walls. Nic Cage spoons: Membership: Music: "Brer Krille" [...]

340-Halloween: The Night that the Skeletons Came to Life

By |2023-10-24T22:00:38-04:00October 25th, 2023|Categories: Episodes, Podcast|Tags: |

A Halloween story about the specter bridegroom. A bridegroom. Who's also a specter...and the bride who's actually really ok with that. The creature is a little piggy with soul. Your soul, to be exact. Banana injector: Membership: Music: "Spring Migration" by Chad Crouch "Vik Fence Haflak" [...]

339-Norse Legends, part 2: Fjord of the Rings

By |2023-10-18T00:09:05-04:00October 18th, 2023|Categories: Episodes, Podcast|

The story of Frithiof and Ingeborg is rife with evil trolls, good trolls, sea witches, land witches, and how to move on when the tragedy of the past has changed you (into an actual troll). The creatures this week are Havman and Havfrue, Danish mer-people who might mer-der you or just give you [...]

337-Greek Mythology: The Oracle

By |2023-10-04T00:56:29-04:00October 4th, 2023|Categories: Episodes, Podcast|

For the god of healing, Apollo sure does a lot of the exact opposite. Born to a mother on the run from a giant snake, Apollo's life only gets more chaotic and destructive from there. The creature is Half-Chick! He might be only half a chicken, but he's 100% enema. Yes, you just [...]

336-Monkey King: The Golden Cicada Bachelor

By |2023-09-26T22:47:59-04:00September 27th, 2023|Categories: Episodes, Podcast|

Xuanzang, the monk leading the Monkey King, Pigsy, and Sandy on their journey to the west doesn't want to get married. The city full of women who want to marry him don't really care. The creature is the Guyascutus, a deadly alligator. Imagine that. What an oddity. Membership: [...]

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