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Ottawa Game Publishers Podcast

Jul 22, 2009

Collateral is a production of the Accidental Survivors. Look for more at the Accidental Survivors website.

The title music was Oxygenated by Mindscape Music available at RPG Now.

Collateral 12 - Launching A Thousand Ships

This episode is the third of a series looking at military campaigns and inspiration for role-playing games.

Was this the face that launch'd a thousand ships,
And burnt the topless towers of Ilium
- Christopher Marlowe, The Tragical History of Dr. Faustus

Mycenaen Age
The Mycenaeans c.1650–1100 BC by Nicolas Grguric from Osprey
Mythology: Timeless Tales of Gods and Heroes by Edith Hamilton

Mentioned in the podcast
My Viking Campaign
My Mycenaen Age Idea
The Iliad by Homer
The Odyssey by Homer

Troop Types
I edited out my first attempt at the PC section of the podcast, because it became a Mycenean troop types discussion. However, if you are interested in hearing that, it's here.


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