Episode 205 Characters Living on the edge

We are batman!

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Episode 204 Creating holidays for your Fantasy cultures

And have solid Wija day

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Episode 203 Interview with Author Jeffrey Biles

Jeffery vs Jeffrey

http://traffic.libsyn.com/gardul/Episode_203_Interview_with_Author_Jeffrey_Biles.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download Today’s Topic Interview with Author Jeffery Biles From the depths of the Fantasy Worldbuilder’s Undercroft Jeffery Biles comes to us to chat about Worldbuilding and his personal journey from a Website Programmer to the Published Author of Mages Must Fall now available on Amazon. Hello is there anything […]

Episode 202 Pirates in Space… and the west… and everywhere

No slugs...today

http://traffic.libsyn.com/gardul/Episode_202_Pirates_in_Space.and_the_west_and_everywhere.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download  Today’s Topic Why do we sea the pirates everywhere. In this episode of the Worldbuilder’s Anvil Podcast, We see pirates! Michael has been itching about this topic since we started talking about the sea. So I decided we best cover the subject and talk about why people get so […]

Episode 201 When should you stop worldbuilding

Yep time to write

http://traffic.libsyn.com/gardul/Episode_201_When_should_you_stop_worldbuilding.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download  Today’s Topic Knowing when to stop your worldbuilding and start writing There comes a time we all need to stop worldbuilding and write. of course I am mainly talking to worldbuilders that want to be authors. However, I am also talking to the other worldbuilders. Being an author […]

Episode 200 Let’s Build a Crypt

In a Necropolis

http://traffic.libsyn.com/gardul/Episode_200_Lets_Build_a_Crypt.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download Today’s Topic Create a home for a bone So I was looking for a crypt to have Michael break into to help gather what is needed to pull off the heist for the jewels of Daivvavaahra. Crypts are classic fantasy fair, It is a great reason to go down […]

Episode 199 Marcus and the Jewels of Daivvavaahra, Part 2

So very humerus

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Episode 198 Storytelling and the Sea

Sea Jeff is great

http://traffic.libsyn.com/gardul/Episode_198_Storytelling_and_the_Sea.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download Today’s Topic Lessons from ocean in storytelling   So since we talked a bit about worldbuilding and the sea in the last episode, we talked more about how the sea affects the planet in episode 139. Micheal and I knew we needed to talk about storytelling and the […]

Episode 197 Worldbuilding and the Sea

Sea Jeff is great

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Episode 196 The Acts of the Author

To not be

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