It’s stories on stories this week as David interviews Jordan Stillman and Brandon M. Crose of The Ordinary Epic. Hear them discuss:
- How they met
- Their histories with RPGs, and inspirations for the OE characters
- Brandon’s work on Second Shift, and changes in approach since then
- Jordan’s role as script editor and Season 2 writer
- How people reveal themselves in RPGs
- RPGs themselves as an auditory medium
- Questioning good and evil, race and other game world assumptions
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