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Earthdawn Survival Guide

135 EpisodesProduced by Josh H & Dan BWebsite

A semi-official podcast dedicated to the Earthdawn role-playing game, hosted by Dan Boice and Earthdawn developer Josh Harrison.Whether it's rules basics, setting lore, or behind-the-scenes insights, this is the place to start building your legend.


EDSG Episode 93 - Email and Aban

* Email from Brian: Journeyman thoughts and path talents.

* Email from Tim: Namegiver status of ogres.

* Extensive discussion of what makes a Namegiver.

* Vasgothia Kickstarter is live!


* Dragons in Depth: Aban, aka Mistweaver

* Like Usun, very insular and protective of her domain.

* Raised by Cloudtamer, a now-deceased great dragon.

* Youngest and only female great dragon in Barsaive.

* Unlike Usun, involves herself more in provincial affairs, just secretly.

* Very strong, physical dragon, one of the physically largest great dragons.

* Very keen on and attentive to dragon rituals in order to assert her presence and authority in the great dragon council.

* Sexism in dragon society, and a sidebar about such things in the game at large.

* The Mist Swamps and the lost city of Yrns Morgath.

* Theran interest in Yrns Morgath: Naaman Y’ross.

* Aban versus the Therans and Cloudtamer’s fate.

* Metaplot implications for Naaman Y’ross.

* Physical description of Aban; varied, but always dark.

* Highly skilled in elemental and spirit magic.

* Aban’s connection with the Mist Swamps.

* Inspiration: Swamp Thing from DC Comics.

* Aban’s servants.

* The Castle of Assassins and the Hand of Corruption.

* The Outcast’s error.

* Aban’s real hidden servants.

* Using Aban in adventures and campaigns.

* This episode was cut off due to a power failure! Sorry for the abrupt end.


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