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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I Have No Mouth and I Want to Say Bazinga

Lore Boys here with some more special Halloween lore, so last week’s mature content warning is STILL in effect. This week we’re talking about Harlan Ellison’s 1967 Short Story, I Have No Mouth and I Must Scream, and the game written and voiced by the author! It’s a horrible post-apocalyptic world where a Facebook super-computer […]

From the Neck Down It’s All Baby Meat

Battle Angel Alita lore from the Lore Boys that brought you such hits as: Dorohedoro, Kirby, Kid Icarus, and many more. It’s the internet’s #1 fake history podcast with more tales from Japan! From humble beginnings in a trash heap in Missouri, not unlike our show, Battle Angel Alita really does paint a picture of […]

The Coconut: The Island’s Answer to Anvils

Lore Boys are back with the Internet’s #1 Fake History Podcast. This week we’re taking up the Astarte’s mantle with more Warhammer 40K lore on the Space Marine Legions of the 30th Millenium. It’s the Salamander episode, and these only come around once every 15 years on Nocturne! We’re talking about great beasts, Saurians, and […]

Roombas Out for Demon Blood

Lore Boys are bringing back the old school, with another listener request: Diablo! We’re talking about Big Boy Bulkathos and his little wimp friend Vasily, leading the Barbarian class of Diablo 1, 2, and 3 to a zealotry for protecting the Worldstone! This episode, Ethan straps some knives to a roomba, Peter joins a home-owners’ […]

Hingus Dingus Does the Deep Periphery

Lore Boys are back with more Jason Statham slash-fic, by which I mean Battletech lore, of course! We’ve got all the dirty details on Jerome Blake Placid and his jihad. So remember to leave that phone down when it starts ringing, the internet’s coming to get ya. This episode we talk about how hard a […]

Double Dipping in Space

Lore Boys are back with more great Battletech content. We’re here to learn all about tthe FedCom Civil War! We meet the Queen of Space, and decide she’s probably not important enough to talk about all that much! We’re talking the key players of Battletech, and answering questions like: Do Chaos-April showers bring May flowers? […]