Tag Archive: Dungeons and Dragons

The Order of X: Medieval X-Men

The Order of X

If you’ve been listening to the podcast or visiting this site for awhile you know that I am a child of the 80’s and I’ve talked about Dungeons and Dragons being my gateway into the middle ages. Well in the town I grew up in there was only one place to buy D&D modules, the…

Missouri group gets medieval

In 1966, knights were summoned to defend the honor of their ladies in a tournament meant to revive the Middle Ages. Donning pointy hats and armed with trash can shields, a clan of UC Berkley’s history buffs and science fiction zealots set off for a rendezvous in the park. With the clink of their makeshift…

The Wild Hunt movie trailer

I remember back in the 80’s there was a movie with Tom Hanks about a of group college students obsessed with playing Dungeons & Dragons…uh, I mean Mazes and Monsters. Soon the line between reality and fantasy began to blur for Hanks’ character and started living as his character. The Wild Hunt looks like a…