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Manaburnt

Manaburnt

By Alex Popovic
A general geekery podcast made to accompany our blog over at manaburnt.wordpress.com
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Episode 30: 3D Printing
Episode 30, yay! In this one Lilly and Alex are joined by Aaron and Josh to talk about the wonderful world of 3D printing, how good it is for miniatures and how surprisingly accessible it is these days Find Aaron @Miniskillsuk on Instagram and purchase his printings at miniskills.co.uk Find Josh @Lichforgedmythics on Instagram and buy his mystery boxes at lichforgedmythics.etsy.com
01:24:00
October 2, 2021
Episode 29: Battlefleet Gothic
Today Lilly and Alex are joined by James again, as well as new guest Tom (@Turbidious) to talk about a different kind of Warhammer game - Battlefleet Gothic!  Find Tom's awesome ships on instagram here: instagram.com/turbidious
01:08:47
August 29, 2021
Episode 28: Narrative Miniature Painting
Today Lilly and Alex are joined by James again to talk about miniature painting, this time with special guest Neil from @paintgreatminis to talk about what he calls "narrative painting", as well as a few techniques!
01:17:10
July 25, 2021
Episode 27: LARP
Today we tackle the topic of Live Action Roleplay with a couple of experts in the field (sometimes literally in a field). Vanessa joins us from the previous episode, as well as new guest April!
01:13:33
June 19, 2021
Episode 26: Women and Warhammer
Today we have a special episode featuring our all female wargamer and painter panel! Featuring Lilly as always, joined by Chantel (@lass_games) and Vanessa (@vanessa_miniatures) And Alex is here to ask questions taken from the audience about the issues women and girls face in the Warhammer community, as well as some on professional commission painting! 
01:39:02
May 13, 2021
Episode 25: MTG in Japan and Card Selling
In this episode Lilly and Alex are joined by Reza, importer and seller of Japanese and Korean Magic: The Gathering cards. He's here to share with us his experience of the MTG community in Japan as well as a bit about being a card seller. Check out Reza's store on Cardmarket: DragonReikaiGames And follow on instagram: @reikaidragon
01:11:40
May 7, 2021
Episode 24: Gender and Geek Culture
Today Lilly and Alex are joined by new guest Jess, and returning guest from the horror episodes Michelle. In this episode we talk about gender in geek culture, mostly focusing on the experience of women and girls in geek communities, as well as representation in different media.
01:17:04
April 22, 2021
Episode 23: Miniature Painting
Today Lilly and Alex are joined by james again, as well as special guests Rob and Piotr to talk about painting Warhammer and other miniatures! Check out Rob on Instagram: link And check out Piotr on Instagram too: link Find our blog at https://manaburnt.wordpress.com/
01:16:58
April 14, 2021
Episode 22: Magic The Gathering
In this podcast Lilly and Alex are joined by Fergus and Martin to finally talk about the inspiration for us being called Manaburnt! Magic: The Gathering! Find our blog at https://manaburnt.wordpress.com/
01:14:52
March 29, 2021
Episode 21: Other Comics
Today we are joined by our faithful guests Diptarup and Nic to talk about comics again! BUT this time we won't be talking about superheroes of any kind!
01:17:30
March 6, 2021
Episode 20: World of Darkness
Welcome to another episode of the podcast to accompany our blog at https://manaburnt.wordpress.com/ This time we are joined by Mike again so that he and Lilly can nerd out about Vampire the Masquerade and all the other World of Darkness games while Alex listens in confusion!
01:39:51
February 8, 2021
Episode 19: Boardgames Part 2
Welcome to another episode of the podcast to accompany our blog at https://manaburnt.wordpress.com/ We are joined by Mike, Jaq and Nick to talk about boardgames once again! We get into how the hobby is affected by the current state of the world, and what the future may hold for physical and virtual boardgames, while mentioning a few of our favourites along the way!
01:12:32
December 24, 2020
Episode 18: Doctor Who
Welcome to another episode of the podcast to accompany our blog at https://manaburnt.wordpress.com/ We are joined again by Mike and Ben, this time to talk about Doctor Who! Their expertise on the subject hopefully makes up for Lilly and Alex's lack of knowledge!
01:18:11
October 30, 2020
Episode 17: Videogames Part 2
Welcome to another episode of the podcast to accompany our blog at https://manaburnt.wordpress.com/ We are joined again by James, this time to chat about videogames!
01:44:51
October 26, 2020
Episode 16: Superheroes
Welcome to another episode of the podcast to accompany our blog at https://manaburnt.wordpress.com/ Today We are Joined By Jaq and Diptarup to talk about all things superheroes!
01:25:55
August 21, 2020
Episode 15: RPG Character Death
Welcome to another episode of the podcast to accompany our blog at https://manaburnt.wordpress.com/ Today We are Joined By Mike and James to talk about RPGs again, specifically about death! Yay!
01:41:43
May 31, 2020
Interview - Colossus: Harbinger
Welcome to another episode of the podcast to accompany our blog at manaburnt.wordpress.com This Interview special is with James Campbell-Prager, who is here to tell us all about his upcoming 5th Edition D&D module called Colossus: Harbinger Be sure to check out the team behind the game at facebook.com/BorkenThings Sign up to their mailing list, and keep an eye out for the Kickstarter appearing on the horizon very soon!
59:20
April 27, 2020
Episode 14: Cosplay and Reenactment
Welcome to another episode of the podcast to accompany our blog at https://manaburnt.wordpress.com/ Today We are Joined By Holly and Ben; the expert cosplayers, and James; the Roman reenactor to get in depth on their hobbies and some of the similarities and differences between them!  Check out Ben's work on Instagram here! @ben_the_propsmith @bad_puns_cosplay @sfxben_morcumb And on Facebook page 'The Propsmith' Follow Holly on Social Media here! Insta: @peachtealen Facebook: PeachTeaLen Twitch: PeachTeaLen
01:14:06
April 3, 2020
Episode 13: WARHAMMER
Welcome to another episode of the podcast to accompany our blog at https://manaburnt.wordpress.com/ we've finally got around to talking about Warhammer, so settle in for a long one!  We are joined by our returning friend Nick, as well as a new voice with James! Both are big Warhammer nerds along with Lilly. And Alex provides more of an outsider perspective...
01:29:04
March 26, 2020
Episode 12: Horror Part 2
Welcome to another episode of the podcast to accompany our blog at https://manaburnt.wordpress.com/   We return to a topic for the first time! and Surprisingly its horror! We carry on our discussion of some of the themes from last time, mainly on zombies and vampires, almost turning this into another RPG episode near the end! We are joined again by our friends Mike, Tasia and Michelle, as well as the extra appearance of Nick for this episode!
01:09:02
March 1, 2020
Episode 11: Star Wars
We're here to chat about Star Wars! Spolers for pretty much everything ahead! In this episode we are joined by our faithful regulars Mike and Jaq to discuss the eventful recent year in the universe of Star Wars! There's plenty of chat about The Rise of Skywalker, and the new trilogy in general. There's some praise for the Mandalorian as well, and a quick mention of Jedi: Fallen Order!
01:29:11
January 22, 2020
Interview - The Children of Eriu
Here we are with our first podcast of 2020!  This is an exciting special interview episode where we are joined by Tyler Omichinski to talk about his work on the upcoming game: The Children of Eriu, a Celtic mythology based RPG being made as a part of the Fate of the Norns system! Be sure to check out the Kickstarter page here: http://kck.st/2qiPLxW And keep an eye out for the final release at: http://www.fateofthenorns.com/
01:05:15
January 9, 2020
Episode 10: Tolkien
Welcome back to the Podcast, probably the last one in 2019! Don't worry though, we made up for it by unintentionally making it almost twice as long! In this episode we are joined by our friend, Tolkien nerd and all round awesome RPG guy - Jason Tondro! We talk about all things Tolkien, his works and the adaptations: the movies, the videogames, the music, the RPGs (I never miss a chance to bring up The One Ring) And of course most excitingly we have a lengthy discussion of our hopes and fears for the upcoming Amazon Prime Lord of the Rings series!
01:45:06
November 18, 2019
Interview - City of Solstice
Welcome to a special podcast interview with Chuck Rice about his new RPG source book City of Solstice!  Check out the Kickstarter Project here: http://kck.st/33hMSv8 And find the Quick Start Guide here: https://www.drivethrurpg.com/product/292353/City-of-Solstice-Quickstart 
59:45
October 23, 2019
Manaburnt Podcast - Episode 9: Sci-Fi
Welcome to another episode of the podcast to accompany our blog at https://manaburnt.wordpress.com/ We are joined by our friends and frequent guests Mike and Jaq to have an impromptu chat about Science Fiction in its various forms!  The discussion goes down some unexpected paths and gets very interesting! Spoiler: it gets slightly political.
01:23:21
October 10, 2019
Manaburnt Podcast - Episode 8: Horror
Welcome to another episode of the podcast to accompany our blog at https://manaburnt.wordpress.com/   We are joined by our friends Mike, Tasia and Michelle to chat about spooky stuff! Both Lilly and Alex are horror noobs so our guests today are all fans and experts of the genre!
56:41
August 26, 2019
Manaburnt Podcast - Episode 7: RPGs
 Welcome to another episode of the podcast to accompany our blog at https://manaburnt.wordpress.com/   Lilly and Alex are joined by Mike once again to finally discuss our favourite topic - RPGs!! The conversation is all over the place a bit, but that's just because we have so much to talk about, keep a look out for more RPG discussions in the future!
01:14:51
August 12, 2019
Manaburnt Podcast - Episode 6: Comics
 Welcome to another episode of the podcast to accompany our blog at https://manaburnt.wordpress.com/   We are joined by our friends Diptarup Ghosh Dastidar and Jaq Greenspon. Both, along with Lilly are comics experts and scholars! ... Alex is here too. Check out Jaq's Youtube series 'Generation Geek' made for Comic Con Baltics:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y1mbSJj9fOI  
01:19:10
July 10, 2019
Manaburnt Podcast - Episode 5: Dice Portsmouth
 Welcome to the fifth episode of the podcast to accompany our blog at https://manaburnt.wordpress.com/  It's another special interview!  We are joined by Rikki, Co-Owner of the boardgame lounge and cafe in Portsmouth: Dice!  Find them here:  diceportsmouth.com
01:24:43
May 13, 2019
Manaburnt Podcast - Episode 4: Videogames
 Welcome to another episode of the podcast to accompany our blog at https://manaburnt.wordpress.com/   We are joined by our friend Nikola Petrov again, this time to chat about videogames! 
01:10:09
April 29, 2019
Manaburnt Podcast - Episode 3: The After
Welcome to the third and special episode of the podcast to accompany our blog at https://manaburnt.wordpress.com/   We are joined by Jon Gibbons, creator and artists for 'The After' an upcoming post-apocalypse RPG using the Savage Worlds system.   Check out the quick start guide: https://www.drivethrurpg.com/product/...   Keep up to date on the game here: https://www.facebook.com/TheAfterRPG   Check out Jon's awesome art here: https://www.artstation.com/jongibbons Or here: https://www.deviantart.com/jongibbons 
01:04:10
March 27, 2019
Manaburnt Podcast - Episode 2: Boardgames
 Welcome to the second episode of the podcast to accompany our blog at https://manaburnt.wordpress.com/   We are joined by our friends Mike Jarvis, Nicholas William Moll and Nikola Petrov!  Check out Owlman Press on facebook here: https://www.facebook.com/OwlmanPress/  And find their published RPGs here: https://www.drivethrurpg.com/browse/p...   Check out The King of all Bards, Nikola's boardgame, here: https://www.facebook.com/kingofallbards/   The Bastion convention mentioned by Mike: https://www.bastionwales.com/ 
01:02:12
March 11, 2019
Manaburnt Podcast - Episode 1
 Welcome to the first episode of the podcast to accompany our blog at https://manaburnt.wordpress.com/   We are joined by our friends Mike Jarvis and Jaq Greenspon. Both of them have a wealth of geeky knowledge, so stay awhile and listen!   The RPGs mentioned in this Episode:   Symbaroum: https://www.modiphius.net/collections...   Superworld: https://www.drivethrurpg.com/product/...   Necessary Evil: https://www.drivethrurpg.com/product/... 
50:00
February 24, 2019