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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
Reign
Birthright
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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