Howdy, friends! We've got a treat that'll make y'all happier than a fox in a henhouse! This week, we have an in-depth discussion about Octopath Traveler II, an excellent choice from our $100 Patron and special guest, The Black Stones! The talk avoids major story...
Pressing Reset, Saga Frontier & E3 Predictions w/ Jason Schreier
This week on Axe of the Blood God RPG podcast: Education! Sort of.
Lunar, Ys, and More: The Earliest RPGs on CD
This week, Kat and Nadia take on a very special request to talk about the semi-lost "in between" era of CD JRPGs including series like Lunar, Ys, and more.
The Console RPG Quest: PlayStation Vita
Axe of the Blood God pays its dues to Sony's PlayStation Vita, exploring why it's loved by retro JRPG fans in the latest RPG Console Quest.
The Brian Mitsoda Interview: Secret JRPG Origins, Fixing Alpha Protocol, and How to Write an RPG
We interview veteran designer Brian Mitsoda, discussing his more than 20 years in the games industry where he's worked on some of the most interesting RPGs in history.
Mass Effect Returns, Tabletop Talk, and Much More w/ Austin Walker
Special guest Austin Walker joins us to talk about the upcoming Mass Effect remaster, JRPGs vs. Western RPGs, and Final Fantasy XV. We also debate Nioh 2 as an RPG, gaming discourse and much more in this meaty episode.
Console RPG Quest: PlayStation Portable
The latest edition of the Console RPG Quest explores the legacy of the PlayStation Portable! Sony's initial foray into the handheld space has a richer RPG legacy than you might expect.
The Console RPG Quest: Nintendo DS
The latest entry in the Console RPG Quest series takes on the Nintendo DS, the legendary "third pillar" that did its part to carry Nintendo for more than a decade.
Console RPG Quest: PlayStation 2
On this episode of the Console RPG Quest, Kat and Nadia tackle the PlayStation 2! This remarkable console opened the floodgates for Japanese RPGs in the west and ushered in a new wave of franchises and developers.
Top 25 RPG Countdown, #9: Persona 4
Persona 4 takes the #9 spot in our Top 25 RPG Countdown! Join us as Kat and Nadia explore this transformative RPG from its story and battle systems to its infamous controversies.
Top 25 RPG Countdown, #16: Earthbound
Bob Mackey returns to add #16 to our Top 25 RPG Countdown list: Earthbound! We talk about why this game is such a joy after more than 20 years.