History N' Games

History N' Games

A podcast where host Meghan Sullivan plays historical fiction games and talks about the REAL history behind the game.... Show More

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In this episode of History N' Games, host Meghan Sullivan recalls playing the classic video game The Oregon Trail while teaching listeners about what it took to survive the real thing. Highlights include:

--Airships
--Insanity
--Songs about "Buffalo Chips"

Song Credit for Audio/Youtube Podcast:

Country Cue 1 by Audionautix is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution lic... Read more

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In this episode, host Meghan Sullivan explains how The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild is closely tied to ancient Japanese history.



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In this episode, Meghan discusses Ancient Greek weapons, and whether or not the relatives of Leonidas could have really wielded the legendary king's spear during the Peloponnesian War, just like in Assassin's Creed: Odyssey. (The answer may surprise you!)



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In episode 2 of History N' Games, host Meghan Sullivan tackles the question of whether or not Alexios and Kassandra from Assassin's Creed: Odyssey could have really been Spartan mercenaries.



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A history podcast where host Meghan Sullivan plays video games and talks about the REAL history behind the game. In this pilot episode, Meghan discusses how the protagonists of Assassin's Creed: Odyssey really could have been related to the legendary Spartan King Leonidas and his (literally)crazy family.



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