We talk about the well-respected venom mob film, The Kid with the Golden Arm. Released in 1979 and directed by Chang Cheh it stars Lo Meng, Philip Kwok, Helen Poon, Lu Feng, Sun Chien, and many other astounding talents. It is about an escort company tasked by the government with transporting a shipment of gold to victims of famine. They must face traps and ambushes from the cunning Chi Sha gang along the way, as well as content with their own internal turmoil. A simple plot with some fun twists, and a ton of great fight scenes, this movie has something for both wuxia fans and kung fu fanatics. We talk about how it influenced one of the adventures we provide in Righteous Blood, Ruthless Blades

The song "Righteous Blood" was provided by Pipa-Playing Witch. 

We talk about terrible album covers. 

We talk about the movie Videodrome. 

September 15, 2020


We talk about The Four, a 2012 film directed by Gordan Chan. 

Check out Distressor's "Just Breathe", they generously allowed us to use their music in our introduction.

We talk about the classic David Cronenberg film, Scanners (1981)

We talk about the film American Psycho (2000). 

We revisit the topic of defining metal. 

We talk about the classic Hammer Horror film: The Curse of Frankenstein (1957)

I talked with Rob Conley about his kickstarter for The Majestic Fantasy RPG. You can learn more about Rob Conley's design work at his Bat in the Attic blog, or visit it Bat in the Attic Games webpage. You can find his games HERE

We talk about the 1982 movie Jade Dagger Ninja, also known as Shaolin Fox Conspiracy, and discuss key elements of our upcoming wuxia RPG Righteous Blood Ruthless Blades (Eccentric Characters, Romance and Heartbreak, Shifting Loyalties, NPC networks, death and dying). 

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