Episode 461 – back to the gold box

Fear the Boot, RPG Podcast show

Summary: * (0:49) Life problems interfering with our recording schedule.<br> * (1:47) Chad’s latest garage sale find, and why Brodeur is banned from garage sales.<br> * (4:57) The first D&amp;D video game Chad bought, <a href="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shadow_Sorcerer">Shadow Sorcerer</a>.<br> * (9:12) A quick history of the relationship between tabletop roleplaying games and video games. The second D&amp;D video game Chad grabbed, <a href="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Secret_of_the_Silver_Blades">Secret of the Silver Blades</a>.<br> * (15:31) The third video game, <a href="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Curse_of_the_Azure_Bonds">Curse of the Azure Bonds</a>. The original novel, <a href="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Azure_Bonds">Azure Bonds</a>, and its subsequent module, also called <a href="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Curse_of_the_Azure_Bonds_(module)">Curse of the Azure Bonds</a>.<br> * (18:43) The puzzle wheels and game aids used as copy protection on the games.<br> * (23:21) The not-so-new idea of transferring your characters between a video game and its sequel. The segregation of software stores.<br> * (27:23) Parts of the Forgotten Realms they said they’d never develop…and then did. <a href="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Keef_the_Thief">Keef the Thief</a>.<br> * (33:36) Bringing Alias to a new generation.<br> Hosts: Brodeur, Chad, Dan<br>