Axe of the Blood God: Why Airships Rule

Axe of the Blood God: Why Airships Rule

Our latest mailbag tackles RPG commandments, why airships are awesome, and more!

After a small delay, it's time for another Axe of the Blood God mailbag [download link here]!

In this week's mailbag, we talk about the commandments for succeeding across a variety of RPGs; we recommend some good JRPGs for PC RPG fans who grew up playing games like Baldur's Gate 2, and we talk about airship. Seriously, they're awesome.

No Final Fantasy 7 Remake content on the pod this week, but our Countdown to Final Fantasy 7 Remake series continues this week! Watch the site and our social feeds for more info!

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It's a Mailbag of the Blood God this week as Kat and Nadia tackle all of your biggest questions! This week's questions include:

  • Why do RPG protagonists always seem to use swords?
  • What are the Blood God's commandments for succeeding in RPGs?
  • Why are airships so awesome?
  • Do we feel guilty over dropping an especially long RPG?
  • What are some of our favorite examples of customization in an RPG?
  • What JRPGs would we recommend to someone who grew up with PC RPGs like Baldur's Gate?

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Kat Bailey

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Kat Bailey is a former freelance writer and contributor to publications including 1UP, IGN, GameSpot, GamesRadar, and EGM. Her fondest memories as a journalist are at GamePro, where she hosted RolePlayer's Realm and had legal access to the term "Protip." She is USgamer's resident mecha enthusiast, Pokemon Master, and Minnesota Vikings nut (skol).

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