Episode 118 – Peter Bebergal’s “Appendix N: The Eldritch Roots of Dungeons & Dragons” with special guest Ian McGarty

Ian McGarty joins us to discuss Peter Bebergal’s “Appendix N: The Eldritch Roots of Dungeons & Dragons”, games publishing, lifting magic items from fiction, the Swords Against Darkness anthologies, skeletal vampires, Tanith Lee’s wild fiction, Elric and Moonglum, the old school D&D thief class, wanting to die a warrior’s death, the Vivimancer class, necromancer PCs, crisp mountain air, and much more!

Appendix N The Eldritch Roots of Dungeons & Dragons

Episode 93 – Michael Moorcock’s “Elric of Melniboné” with special guest Peter Bebergal

Peter Bebergal joins us to discuss Michael Moorcock’s “Elric of Melniboné”, gaming stores, Gygax’s love of pulp, meta-levels inside of dungeons, grimoires IRL, Elric’s rotating sidekicks, the limits of idealism, the tragedy of addiction, Elric in art, the Eternal Champions, Elric as anime, and much more!