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Games. Culture. Dragons!

Games. Culture. Dragons!

Location:

United States

Description:

Games. Culture. Dragons!

Twitter:

@ultimacodex

Language:

English


Episodes

Through the Moongate - Akalabeth: World of Doom

2/19/2021
Spam Spam Spam Humbug will be, for the next several weeks, doing a complete read-through of Andrea Contato’s Through the Moongate. This week covers the release(s) of Akalabeth: World of Doom and its impact on the gaming market in its day, especially compared to its most direct competitor: Temple of Apshai. Subscribe: Anchor | iTunes | Google Play | Spotify | TuneIn | Stitcher | Join Us on Discord Full show notes at spamspamspamhumbug.com. --- Send in a voice message:...

Duration:00:19:17

Not Looking for Group

2/5/2021
Quest chains and narrative storylines are commonplace in MMORPGs now, but do the inclusion of these elements break the group play experience? Also, Shroud of the Avatar is slated, possibly, for launch this March. Subscribe: Anchor | iTunes | Google Play | Spotify | TuneIn | Stitcher | Join Us on Discord Full show notes at spamspamspamhumbug.com. --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/ssshpodcast/message

Duration:01:11:54

Through the Moongate - Whiz Kids

1/22/2021
Spam Spam Spam Humbug will be, for the next several weeks, doing a complete read-through of Andrea Contato’s “Through the Moongate”. This week covers the third chapter of the book, which details Garriott’s porting of DND28 to Applesoft BASIC, his exposure to several other notable computer games of the late 1970s and inspiration he drew therefrom, and the eventual release of Akalabeth: World of Doom.. Subscribe: Anchor | iTunes | Google Play | Spotify | TuneIn | Stitcher | Join Us on...

Duration:00:28:39

Byte-Sized Virtue - Water is Always Needed

12/24/2020
Winter, summer, hot, cold...everyone who is out in the elements will benefit from a drink of water. Subscribe: Anchor | iTunes | Google Play | Spotify | TuneIn | Stitcher | Join Us on Discord Full show notes at spamspamspamhumbug.com. --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/ssshpodcast/message

Duration:00:14:07

“Nox Archaist”, Five Years in the Making

12/16/2020
A game of chess against the computer. Subscribe: Anchor | iTunes | Google Play | Spotify | TuneIn | Stitcher | Join Us on Discord Full show notes at spamspamspamhumbug.com. --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/ssshpodcast/message

Duration:01:10:13

Byte-Sized Virtue - Preparing for Virtue

12/11/2020
In which we explore the idea of what a virtue is, and how we can better practice our virtues. Subscribe: Anchor | iTunes | Google Play | Spotify | TuneIn | Stitcher | Join Us on Discord Full show notes at spamspamspamhumbug.com. --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/ssshpodcast/message

Duration:00:16:23

Through the Moongate - D&D in the Shadow of the Space Center

12/4/2020
Spam Spam Spam Humbug will be, for the next several weeks, doing a complete read-through of Andrea Contato’s “Through the Moongate”. Subscribe: Anchor | iTunes | Google Play | Spotify | TuneIn | Stitcher | Join Us on Discord Full show notes at spamspamspamhumbug.com. --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/ssshpodcast/message

Duration:00:34:04

Through the Moongate - Introduction

11/20/2020
Spam Spam Spam Humbug will be, for the next several weeks, doing a complete read-through of Andrea Contato’s “Through the Moongate”. Subscribe: Anchor | iTunes | Google Play | Spotify | TuneIn | Stitcher | Join Us on Discord Full show notes at spamspamspamhumbug.com. --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/ssshpodcast/message

Duration:00:07:21

Mostly Apolitical

11/6/2020
Fun discussion about things that mostly aren’t contentious. Because sometimes, escapism is just that...and, necessary. Subscribe: Anchor | iTunes | Google Play | Spotify | TuneIn | Stitcher | Join Us on Discord Full show notes at spamspamspamhumbug.com. --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/ssshpodcast/message

Duration:02:00:39

Genshin Origin Wars

10/9/2020
It’s nice to see a game come along that actually deserves to be the smash success it suddenly becomes. Subscribe: Anchor | iTunes | Google Play | Spotify | TuneIn | Stitcher | Join Us on Discord Full show notes at spamspamspamhumbug.com. --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/ssshpodcast/message

Duration:01:10:49

Outward Aurora Dreams

9/25/2020
“Outward” - is it everything “Shroud of the Avatar” should have been? And can we all agree that “Commander Keen” was great? Subscribe: Anchor | iTunes | Google Play | Spotify | TuneIn | Stitcher | Join Us on Discord Full show notes at spamspamspamhumbug.com. --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/ssshpodcast/message

Duration:01:31:09

Despicable Number Nine

9/4/2020
Even when we try to stay on topic, we don’t stay on topic. Subscribe: Anchor | iTunes | Google Play | Spotify | TuneIn | Stitcher | Join Us on Discord Full show notes at spamspamspamhumbug.com. --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/ssshpodcast/message

Duration:00:55:13

Killing the King is Fatal

8/20/2020
There’s always a subset of players who will look for the edge cases that break a game. Subscribe: Anchor | iTunes | Google Play | Spotify | TuneIn | Stitcher | Join Us on Discord Full show notes at spamspamspamhumbug.com. --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/ssshpodcast/message

Duration:01:17:08

The Old and the New

8/7/2020
We get lost somewhere between nostalgia and novelty, and spend a lot of time talking about Star Wars, anime, and World of Warcraft. Subscribe: Anchor | iTunes | Google Play | Spotify | TuneIn | Stitcher | Join Us on Discord Full show notes at spamspamspamhumbug.com. --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/ssshpodcast/message

Duration:01:31:29

Moonshine Chaos Cribbage

7/24/2020
Maybe we need to get back into the practice of at least having one framing topic for each episode. Subscribe: Anchor | iTunes | Google Play | Spotify | TuneIn | Stitcher | Join Us on Discord Full show notes at spamspamspamhumbug.com. --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/ssshpodcast/message

Duration:01:20:13

Nox Archaist Does Impossible Things With the Apple ][

7/10/2020
The Nox Archaist team have coaxed quite decent-sounding speech out of an Apple ][. Find out how! Subscribe: Anchor | iTunes | Google Play | Spotify | TuneIn | Stitcher | Join Us on Discord Full show notes at spamspamspamhumbug.com. --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/ssshpodcast/message

Duration:01:07:31

Cranberry Coca-Cola

6/12/2020
The discussion with Dr. Cat continues, but this time with a small army. Subscribe: Anchor | iTunes | Google Play | Spotify | TuneIn | Stitcher | Join Us on Discord Full show notes at spamspamspamhumbug.com. --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/ssshpodcast/message

Duration:01:49:27

The Fun Zone

5/29/2020
Dr. Cat returns to the podcast, and discusses pretty much everything. Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | Spotify | Android | TuneIn Radio | Stitcher | Anchor Full show notes available at scoutingstuffpodcast.com. --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/ssshpodcast/message

Duration:00:49:48

Byte-Sized Virtue - Lessons From a French Peasant Girl

5/23/2020
Or: how to win hearts and influence people. Really. Subscribe: Anchor | iTunes | Google Play | Spotify | TuneIn | Stitcher | Join Us on Discord Full show notes at spamspamspamhumbug.com. --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/ssshpodcast/message

Duration:00:16:55

Dark Knight Unknown

5/15/2020
From movies and tabletop games to games long in development. Another topical buffet! Subscribe: Anchor | iTunes | Google Play | Spotify | TuneIn | Stitcher | Join Us on Discord Full show notes at spamspamspamhumbug.com. --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/ssshpodcast/message

Duration:01:14:27