Summer of the Rings

Summer of the Rings

This deep dive is part of a special summer series! We’ll be digging into all three movies, examining its overall impact on the genre, and picking some of the best Lord of the Rings RPGs from throughout history! It will include both special episodes and regular segments on the weekly show.

Pantheon Mini: Lord of the Rings: The Third Age

Pantheon Mini: Lord of the Rings: The Third Age

The Summer of the Rings draws to its close with a mini Pantheon of the Blood God episode. Kat and Nadia go in-depth with EA's The Lord of the Rings: The Third Age for the PS2.
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Summer of the Rings: The Hobbit Trilogy

Summer of the Rings: The Hobbit Trilogy

Kat and Nadia journey to Misty Mountains cold to explore The Hobbit Trilogy. In the process they revisit the classic book, discuss some of the more controversial elements of the adaptation, and evaluate what it gets right.
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Summer of the Rings: How Tolkien Helped Define RPGs

Summer of the Rings: How Tolkien Helped Define RPGs

What do RPGs owe to J.R.R. Tolkien's works? Everything... or something dang near close to it.
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Summer of the Rings: Return of the King

Summer of the Rings: Return of the King

It's time for the grand finale of the Lord of the Rings trilogy as Kat and Nadia remember its epic speeches, action hero moments, and many, many epilogues.
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Summer of the Rings: Two Towers

Summer of the Rings: Two Towers

As the Summer of the Rings continues, we delve into the second part of Peter Jackson's Lord of the Ring's trilogy: Two Towers! Kat and Nadia break down the challenges and controversies accompanying this ambitious film.
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Summer of the Rings: Fellowship of the Ring

Summer of the Rings: Fellowship of the Ring

Kat and Nadia return to the Fellowship of the Ring on the occasion of its 20th anniversary, where they dig into its history, its best moments, and its memes.
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Does Sony Need More First-Party RPGs?

Does Sony Need More First-Party RPGs?

It's a slim week at the Blood God, so we dipped into our rainy day bucket of topics to discuss Sony's first-party games. Does it need more first-party offerings, or should it stick to its third-party deals? We discuss all that and more, including: Also in this...

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