Episode 113 – Michael Moorcock’s “The Jewel in the Skull” with special guest Menion (AKA Rob)

Menion (AKA Rob) joins us to discuss Michael Moorcock’s “The Jewel in the Skull”, the Lord of the Rings trilogy, the influence of Burroughs on Moorcock, the initial emptiness and passivity of Hawkmoon, character motivation, mixing scifi and fantasy, characters being swept up in the current of world events, old-school versus new-school ways of thinking about gaming, what we lose when gaming online, runes as cosmic forces in RuneQuest, the gaming scene in Japan, and much more!

The Jewel in the Skull