Magic in Fiction: Technophobia

Welcome back!

This week, we have an episode about magic. That’s magic with a small “m” – I bet you were worried that your hosts had fallen off the wagon.

Jackson and Daniel discuss the use of magic in fiction. Introducing the arcane into a story fundamentally changes the nature of its narrative. Magic is a very powerful storytelling tool, and with great power comes great responsibility. Your hosts explore some things to keep in mind if you want your story or game to be both magical and compelling.

And of course, they recommend things as well:

This week you should watch Neon Genesis: Evangelion 

This week you should listen to Run the Jewels 3 by Run the Jewels 

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