Category Archives: Inspiration

Episode 98: The Good Friends swear the oaths of Dagon

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Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS We’re back and we’re getting some of that old-time religion. When we say old-time, we mean pre-Christian. Or maybe we mean dating back to 1917. It can be … Continue reading

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The Private Life of Elder Things

The Private Life of Elder Things by Adrian Tchaikovsky, Keris McDonald and Adam Gauntlett. Published 2016 by The Alchemy Press. Reviewed by Scott Dorward. We discuss weird fiction occasionally on The Good Friends of Jackson Elias, but when we do, … Continue reading

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Episode 91 addendum: the music of Brian Lavelle

There was a major omission in the show notes for episode 91. During the episode, we discussed the use of ambient music to build atmosphere in games. I recommended the music of Brian Lavelle and promised to link to his … Continue reading

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Episode 70 – The Good Friends reveal more of their true colours

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Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS We’re back, and we’re wrapping up our discussion of H P Lovecraft’s eerie mix of the Gothic and the cosmic, The Colour Out of Space. This time we’re … Continue reading

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Episode 67 – The Good Friends find god(s)

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Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS We’re back, and we’re doing another top three countdown. This is a spiritual follow-up to episode 62’s look at our favourite Lovecraftian monsters, only this time we’ve set … Continue reading

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