Episode 125 – Michael Shea’s “A Quest for Simbilis” with special guest Jason Cordova

Jason Cordova joins us to discuss Michael Shea’s “A Quest for Simbilis”, Powered by the Apocalypse games, the correct pronunciation of Cugel, gothic horror, the publishing world in the 1970s, Lovecraftian horror fiction, high stakes games of strip poker, moving from absurdity to horror in an instant, crunchier traditional game systems, comedic hijinks, high fantasy vs sword and sorcery, fantasy fiction in the 80s and 90s, and much more!

A Quest for Simbilis