Episode 461 – back to the gold box
by Dan Repperger
* (0:49) Life problems interfering with our recording schedule.
* (1:47) Chad’s latest garage sale find, and why Brodeur is banned from garage sales.
* (4:57) The first D&D video game Chad bought, Shadow Sorcerer.
* (9:12) A quick history of the relationship between tabletop roleplaying games and video games. The second D&D video game Chad grabbed, Secret of the Silver Blades.
* (18:43) The puzzle wheels and game aids used as copy protection on the games.
* (23:21) The not-so-new idea of transferring your characters between a video game and its sequel. The segregation of software stores.
* (27:23) Parts of the Forgotten Realms they said they’d never develop…and then did. Keef the Thief.
* (33:36) Bringing Alias to a new generation.
Hosts: Brodeur, Chad, Dan