Topic – We discuss the uses of settings in your campaigns, list a few fantasy tropes, and outline the different types of fantasy settings. This episode also contains a break down of different types of magic and ways to portray them in your games.
(:34) Changes we are making
(2:31) A little about settings in general
(3:10) The truth about truths
(8:27) Fantasy trappings and tropes
(14:44) Fantasy variations
(39:49) What does magic mean to your world?
(43:02) Variations in magic systems
The Game Of Thrones
The Princess Bride (IMDb)
Robin Hood, Prince of Thieves (IMDb)
The Crow (IMDb)
Pirates of the Caribbean (IMDb)
Conan the Barbarian(Wikipedia)
The Dresden Files
R. A. Salvatore
John Carter of Mars
Full Metal Alchemist (IMDb)
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