Category: Weekly Episode

PC RPG Quest – 2000s: How MMORPGs Changed RPGs Forever w/ Amy Dunham

PC RPG Quest – 2000s: How MMORPGs Changed RPGs Forever w/ Amy Dunham

This week on Axe of the Blood God, the gang takes a step into the fascinating and revolutionary (if jagged and polygonal) world of massive multiplayer online RPGs from the 2000s!
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We Pick An Isometric RPG For Nadia To Play w/ Leana Hafer

We Pick An Isometric RPG For Nadia To Play w/ Leana Hafer

Kat, Eric, and special guest Leana Hafer help Nadia pick a good isometric RPG to play. Plus: Our final four Top 25 RPG nominees!
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Class Conscious: Healers In RPGs

Class Conscious: Healers In RPGs

In this sort of new ongoing feature, we tackle another well-known role in RPGs: Healers! We break down many of the nuances of role-playings most underappreciated class.
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The State of Final Fantasy In 2022 – PAX East Live

The State of Final Fantasy In 2022 – PAX East Live

In a special live PAX East panel, we discuss the State of Final Fantasy from the good, to the bad, to the... Chaotic.
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The Big Kingdom Hearts IV Reveal w/ Ash Paulsen

The Big Kingdom Hearts IV Reveal w/ Ash Paulsen

Eric, Kat, and Nadia are joined by Ash Paulsen to break down the Kingdom Hearts IV reveal, discuss Final Fantasy XIV Patch 6.1, and dust off the "What is an RPG?" debate.
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E3 Canceled, Breath of the Wild 2 Delayed, PS Plus Revamped

E3 Canceled, Breath of the Wild 2 Delayed, PS Plus Revamped

From E3's cancellation to Breath of the Wild 2's delay, this episode of Axe of the Blood God comes at the end of a discourse-heavy week.
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Witcher 4’s Reveal, Colossal Cave’s Return, And Notebook Nostalgia

Witcher 4’s Reveal, Colossal Cave’s Return, And Notebook Nostalgia

This week's episode delves into CD Projekt Red's big Witcher 4 announcement and much more!
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Stranger of Paradise: Final Fantasy Origin Review + New Monster Hunter And Starfield Info

Stranger of Paradise: Final Fantasy Origin Review + New Monster Hunter And Starfield Info

This week's episode dives into Stranger of Paradise reviews, Starfield, and the Monster Hunter Rise expansion!
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Stranger of Paradise and Persona 4 Arena Ultimax w/ Michael Higham

Stranger of Paradise and Persona 4 Arena Ultimax w/ Michael Higham

What do fighting games have to do with RPGs? A good fighting game character can have a backstory to rival any RPG hero's tale.
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Pokémon Scarlet & Violet Reveal + Triangle Strategy and Steam Deck Review Reactions

Pokémon Scarlet & Violet Reveal + Triangle Strategy and Steam Deck Review Reactions

This week's episode delves into the reveal of Pokemon Gen 9, the release of Triangle Strategy and Steam Deck, and even more Elden Ring!
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Elden Ring Review Reactions w/ Easy Allies’ Isla Hinck and Prima’s Jesse Vitelli

Elden Ring Review Reactions w/ Easy Allies’ Isla Hinck and Prima’s Jesse Vitelli

Elden Ring is officially here! We take a look at the review reactions while chatting with reviewers Isla Hinck and Jesse Vitelli. Plus, Final Fantasy VI Pixel Remaster and much more!
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Next-gen Cyberpunk and RIP in Peace to the Wii U/3DS eShop

Next-gen Cyberpunk and RIP in Peace to the Wii U/3DS eShop

This week's episode explores the future of next-gen Cyberpunk and bids farewell to the Nintendo 3DS and Wii eShops!
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Nintendo Direct Reax, Lost Ark, And Battles To The Death

Nintendo Direct Reax, Lost Ark, And Battles To The Death

This week's episode delve into all of the biggest Nintendo Direct news: Live a Live; Front Mission remakes, Xenoblade Chronicles, and much more! Plus: Lost Ark!
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Pokemon Legends: Arceus Review

Pokemon Legends: Arceus Review

In this week's episode of Axe of the Blood God, we review Pokemon Legends: Arceus with the help of IGN's Reb Valentine and Fanbyte's Kenneth Shepard!
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Pokemon Legends: Arceus Reactions, Polish vs. Innovation, And Band Pranks

Pokemon Legends: Arceus Reactions, Polish vs. Innovation, And Band Pranks

We react to the reviews of Pokemon Legends: Arceus, talk about the debate between graphical polish and gameplay innovation, and share our favorite pranks from days gone by.
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PC RPG Quest – 1990s: Meet the PC-98 + The Mega Activision Blizzard Acquisition

PC RPG Quest – 1990s: Meet the PC-98 + The Mega Activision Blizzard Acquisition

We revisit the PC-9800 with special guest PC98 Audi while breaking down the Activision Blizzard acquisition, Space Jam DVD, and more.
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When Is An RPG Too Long… Or Too Short?

When Is An RPG Too Long… Or Too Short?

This week, Kat, Nadia, and Eric talk about a hodgepodge of lively topics, from a look at 13 new minutes of Pokemon Legends: Arceus to what makes an RPG too long (or too short).
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The Indie RPG 2022 Preview

The Indie RPG 2022 Preview

It's time for the big Indie RPG 2022 Preview! Plus, an AGDQ preview, the launch of the Top 25 RPGs Of All Time Remake, and a brand-new post show!
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The 2022 RPG Preview: From Pokemon Legends to Starfield

The 2022 RPG Preview: From Pokemon Legends to Starfield

This week's episode explores all of the biggest RPGs of 2022, including Starfield, Elden Ring, and more!
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The RPG Year in Review 2021

The RPG Year in Review 2021

This week on Axe of the Blood God, Kat, Nadia, and Eric say farewell to 2021 by looking back on the year's greatest RPG triumphs (and a few, er, not-triumphs).
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