Helghast, Helghast, and Bernstein

Lore Boys here! The internet’s #1 fake history podcast is taking us on a wild ride to Marsneyland, to learn about why you can’t grow bananas on Helghan. We’re talking Killzone lore and all the glowing red eyes and petrocyte that entails! To join the discussion and suggest a topic, check out our Discord. As […]

Dried Leaves and Duckbills

Hello everybody, Lore Boys are back with the internet’s #1 fake history podcast. We’re delving back into Dungeons and Dragons lore, at the request of our listeners, to talk about those most ancient of demons: the Obyrith. We’ll also set up the Dawn War, talk about Tharizdun, and the forces of Primordial Chaos who all […]

Pheru, Let My People Go

Hey all, Lore Boys are here with more of the internet’s best fake history. We’re taking on more Halo and all the prefixes the franchise loves, leading up to the creation of everyone’s favourite powdered donut: the flood! If you want to hear our past Halo episodes, you can find ’em on our website: Part […]

These Are My Surgical Jean Shorts

Lore Boys are back with more classic game lore. This week in our coconut-gun crosshairs is Donkey Kong! From steel girders to his own country, from Mario’s tennis club to the magical land of “64” DK and his family have really gotten around. We’re doing a deep dive on the family tree, and all the […]

15 Minute Fistfight with a Deer

Lore Boys back with some Monster Hunter lore! This week’s fake history is delving all into the world of Monster Hunter and the big baddies known as Ancient Black Dragons. Get ready to peel off the skin and make yourself some smelly, nightmare inducing armor. Ethan fights a turtle, Jamie skins a cat, and Peter […]

Squares, Rectangles, and Automobiles

Lore Boys back with the internet’s #1 fake history podcast. We’re taking the Battletoads to court as we discuss Pimple, Zit, and Rash and the world they’ve teleported themselves into. Jamie goes on a pterodactyl ride, Peter finds his evil seductress, and Ethan takes a car to space for the first time ever. As always, […]

Is Podcasting a Roguelike or a Roguelite?

The internet’s #1 fake history podcast is back with some, well… real history. We’ve decided to die and come back and try again as we delve into the history of the 40 year old game Rogue, and the genre that is named after it.

Just a few of the titles we talk about:
ADOM
Angband
Dungeon Crawl Stone Soup
Net.Hack
Rogue

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