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100B-Knights of the Round Table: Family Reunion

By | 2018-02-21T04:33:19+00:00 February 21st, 2018|Categories: Member Post|Tags: , , , |

Things get weird this week. The knights continue their quests through the Country of Strange Adventure, and the side-quests becomes the main quest as the knights get involved with: Bad breakups Vengeance Dragons eating dogs eating stags Death choirs Elderly women looking for a good time Church decorations Way too much more Also, were you wondering [...]

67B-Gawain and the Green Knight: Head On

By | 2017-04-25T19:18:07+00:00 April 25th, 2017|Categories: Episodes, Podcast|Tags: , , , , , |

I wanted to name this episode "it's not easy being green," but it really is. The Green Knight had his head chopped off last episode...but still carried it out of the most uncomfortable Christmas dinner ever. Really, it's not easy being Gawain, who has to go present his neck in payment. Except it [...]

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43-Slavic Folklore: The Wasteland

By | 2018-03-15T14:45:48+00:00 September 6th, 2016|Categories: Articles, Episodes, Podcast|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Episode summary: A story of a super-powered Russian hero fighting the evil, also super-powered villain known as Nightingale the Robber. Nightingale can fly, kill with a scream, and lives in the shadows of his forest. The journey will take our hero from home, through multiple stays with Baba Yaga(s), and finally into a confrontation with the legendary [...]

41C-Lancelot: It’s Complicated

By | 2016-08-28T13:08:33+00:00 August 24th, 2016|Categories: Articles, Episodes, Podcast|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Show summary: It's the conclusion of the Lancelot story, and we'll immediately pick up after last week's fairly cheap cliffhanger ending. He'll finally see the end of his quest... Either by plummeting to the choppy waters below...or by the lions on the other side of the sword...or the castle full of people who want to kill [...]

6A-King Arthur Prologue: The Once and Really Only that One Time King

By | 2015-12-09T13:09:40+00:00 August 12th, 2015|Categories: Podcast|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

The King Arthur legends don't actually start with Arthur, but with several years of war, intrigue, and betrayal among the Britons, and a slippery earl by the name of Vortigern not-so-subtly engineering the deaths of two kings to become king himself. We'll start at the very beginning, with Arthur's grandfather being murdered and his father fleeing across the channel [...]

Transcript – Yvain: You’re so Yvain

By | 2015-08-13T10:09:08+00:00 May 8th, 2015|Categories: Transcript|Tags: , |

This is the transcript for a podcast episode. If you don't like all that annoying reading stuff, you can listen to it here! You're So Yvain This week on the Myths and Legends podcast, we’ll continue the story of Yvain, and see how he not only turns his horrible circumstances around to a huge advantage, but [...]

1B-Knights of the Round Table: You’re So Yvain

By | 2015-11-08T22:49:25+00:00 May 6th, 2015|Categories: Podcast|Tags: , , , , , , |

"Let's just leave our newborn unattended on the floor." "Sounds great, honey. Kind of weird the baby was born with a literal halo and definitely no horns." This week, we're continuing the story of Yvain, a knight of King Arthur's court who we left in a very bad spot. He'll find an ally within [...]

Transcript – Yvain: Yvainglory

By | 2015-08-13T10:12:07+00:00 May 1st, 2015|Categories: Transcript|Tags: , |

(This is the transcript of Episode 1A, if you'd like to listen to it, you can find it here.) Yvainglory This week on the Myths and Legends podcast, I’ll introduce the show and discuss what it’ll be about. Then, we’ll start right in on the story of a knight from King Arthur’s round table, who’s poor [...]