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The Gleemen: A Wheel of Time Podcast

The Gleemen: A Wheel of Time Podcast

By Vance Baronowski
Hey y'all! We are fans of Robert Jordan's magnificent series "The Wheel of Time!" Consisting of long-time friends Drew, Matt, and Vance. The Gleemen seek to discus our experiences reading the series and topical deep dives on the characters, cultures, and themes.


You can also find all of our episodes on YouTube, host on The Bard of the Red Hand's channel.

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The Gleemen Podcast - Ep.13 - A Crown of Swords - First Time Reader Check In
Matt  has finally finished up book 7 A Crown of Swords! Come check out his  impressions, theories, and as always his new favorite book in the  series! As usual Matt has a lot events and questions he wants to tackle such as consent with warder bonds, Tylin and Matt, unraveling gateways, and where Myrdraal come from.
51:05
April 5, 2021
The Gleemen Podcast - Ep.12 - Lord of Chaos - First Time Reader Check In
Matt has finally finished up book 6 Lord of Chaos! Come check out his impressions, theories, and as always his new favorite book in the series! Lord of Chaos provides a lot of events and happening for us to unpack so sit back and get ready as we go deep.
55:10
February 21, 2021
The Gleemen Podcast - Ep.11 - The Fires of Heaven - First Time Reader Check In
Matt has finally finished up book 5 The Fires of Heaven! Come check out his impressions, theories, and as always his new favorite book in the series!
53:20
January 5, 2021
The Gleemen Podcast - Ep.10 - First Time Reader Questions!
Hey everyone! We are back at with another episode! This time we are tackling some of Matt's questions about the series so far, and if he can expect some means of resolution to them! All BG music from https://ocremix.org/ I've been visiting OC Remix for over 18 years for quality video game remixes, and you should too!  Music used in order of play:  "Blue Lightning" by Disco Dan: https://ocremix.org/remix/OCR00464 "Torvus Clockwork" by Darkesword: https://ocremix.org/remix/OCR01507 "Under a New Moon" by Fatty Acid and spehire: https://ocremix.org/remix/OCR01357 "Above the Rising Falls" by sephire: https://ocremix.org/remix/OCR01229 "Still in Your Marble Zone" by Diggi Dis: https://ocremix.org/remix/OCR01580 "Time Chill" by mv: https://ocremix.org/remix/OCR01132
31:45
November 18, 2020
The Gleemen Podcast - Ep.09 - First Time Reader Check-In 4 - The Shadow Rising
We are back again with Matt giving us his impressions on The Shadow  Rising, Book 4 of The Wheel of Time!  The Gleemen are here to talk about The Wheel of Time and its impact on  our lives, fantasy, and media. We upload new videos weekly! Thank you for all the support! Twitter: https://tinyurl.com/TheGleemen  Instagram: https://tinyurl.com/GleemenInsta  Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TheGleemen
54:30
October 23, 2020
The Gleemen Podcast - Ep.08 - First Time Reader Check-In 3 - The Dragon Reborn
This week we are back with another check in for first time reader Matt again! He is currently on The Shadow Rising, but in this episode we take a look back to get his impression on book #3, The Dragon Reborn!
37:30
October 5, 2020
Ep. 0 - Who are The Gleemen? What do they do?
A quick introduction to who we are and what we do. I know it is late! Check out our YouTube channel: http://www.youtube.com/c/TheGleemen Twitter: https://tinyurl.com/TheGleemen Instagram: https://tinyurl.com/GleemenInsta Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TheGleemen
05:01
September 28, 2020
The Gleemen Podcast - Ep.07 - The Great Hunt - First Time Reader Check-in 2
This week we are back interviewing Matt again! He is currently on The Shadow Rising, but in this episode we take a look back to get his impression on book #2, The Great Hunt!
56:40
September 28, 2020
The Gleemen Podcast - Ep.06 - First Time Reader Check-in - The Eye of the World
This week we interview Matt, our longtime friend and first time reader of The Wheel of Time! Matt is currently on The Shadow Rising, but in this episode we take a look back to get his impression on book #1, The Eye of the World!
27:60
September 21, 2020
The Gleemen Podcast - Ep.05 - Culture Dive Series - Altara, Religion, and Language
***Spoiler Warning*** Major character spoilers to Book 6 Lord of Chaos. Minor location and  culture spoilers to Book 6.     This week we focus on finishing up our cultural dive on the southern  coast nations and talk about if RJ should have included religious and  linguistic drift in The Wheel of Time.
22:01
September 9, 2020
The Gleemen Podcast - Ep.04 -Culture Dive Series - Part One
***Major plot spoilers up to Book 4, The Shadow Rising. Minor location  and world building spoilers throughout.***   This week Drew and Vance are talking world building and cultures in WoT.  These are two of the best aspects of the series and we are excited to  chat about them.    This is the first of a planned video series on the cultures,  development, and the real world origins of the nations within Robert  Jordan's The Wheel of Time. Check out our YouTube channel: http://www.youtube.com/c/TheGleemen Twitter: https://tinyurl.com/TheGleemen Instagram: https://tinyurl.com/GleemenInsta Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TheGleemen
25:16
September 9, 2020
The Gleemen Podcast - Ep.01 - Magic in the Wheel of Time
On this episode The Gleemen discuss magic in the Wheel of Time! What is it and how does it work? We examine these questions and more. The Gleemen are here to talk about The Wheel of Time and its impact on our lives, fantasy, and media. Check out our YouTube channel: http://www.youtube.com/c/TheGleemen Twitter: https://tinyurl.com/TheGleemen  Instagram: https://tinyurl.com/GleemenInsta  Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TheGleemen
59:53
September 9, 2020
The Gleemen Podcast - Ep.03 - Wolfbrothers
Today on The Gleemen we talk about one of our favorite concepts in WoT, Wolfbrothers! What are they? How many of them exist? Are there Wolfsisters? Come listen to us ramble on! The Gleemen are here to talk about The Wheel of Time and its impact on our lives, fantasy, and media. Check out our YouTube channel: http://www.youtube.com/c/TheGleemen Twitter: https://tinyurl.com/TheGleemen Instagram: https://tinyurl.com/GleemenInsta Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TheGleemen
42:39
September 9, 2020
The Gleemen Podcast - Ep.02 - WoT in T'A'R-Nation?!
This week we talk Tel'Aran'Rhiod and it's role with the WoT universe! We  succeeded in keeping the video under an hour this week, inching ever  closer to our goal of a 30 minute video. Check out our YouTube channel: http://www.youtube.com/c/TheGleemen Twitter: https://tinyurl.com/TheGleemen Instagram: https://tinyurl.com/GleemenInsta Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TheGleemen
39:32
September 9, 2020