Comic: How Midas Chose His Barber. In this episode we are covering the story of Marsyas and how it can be told as either Hubris on Marsyas part or general Godly Excess depending on how you want to play it. we will also be talking about Satyrs vs Seilenos, Apollo being a bad winner, a … Read more030 – Hubris Or Excess?
Comic: Apollo hitting on a tree. (Yes that is our main page image of him!) In the last of information overflow from Nymphs we cover Apollo’s sex life. Pretty boys, Pretty girls, a complete inability to co-exist with Zephyrus, apparently a willingness to tag team with Hermes and we get our first canonical gay guy, … Read more029 – What’s Love Got To Do With It?
Comic: How nymphs are more commonly seen. We are looking at famous nymphs and some obscure ones. We are covering the creation of Pan Pipes, Why laurel wreaths and Pine wreaths are sacred, at least two of the many ways stupidity can get you killed, and wanton transformations. Featuring The Introduction of: Syrinx, Daphne, Echo, … Read more027 – Nymph-O-Mania
Comic: Our Protagonists having a well deserved drink. In a shorter episode this week, we introduce Pan, Chiron and tell the story of Arachne. That Pan apparently needs medication and should be the patron saint of Emo if not, Chiron’s conception and astonishingly being a decent person, and Arachne’s tale of being too good to … Read more026 – A Goat, A Horse and A Spider Walk Into A Bar
Comic: Helios Excepting his title, with Selene being indignant and Eos not paying attention. We are covering Helios, Eos, and Selene this week. Helios has a bit of kid trouble which leads to toasty humans, Eos apparently has a sex dungeon and Selene confuses unconsciousness with consent. Featuring The Introduction Of: Phaethon, Ovid, Clymene, Prote, … Read more025 – Equal Opportunity Offending
Comic: A Representation of a bust that is theoretically Euripides. Today we are tackling Euripides and Theater also that philosophy will get you killed. We spend a bit of time tracking down how we got the Euripides we have and discussing the changes he brought to theater and myths. Featuring The Introduction of Drama, Athenian … Read more023 – Insert Theater Pun Here
Comic: Reaction of Cadmus The Awesome and Harmonia getting the news of what their kids were up to. This week we go into the children of Cadmus The Awesome, Polydorus, Autonoe, Ino and Semele. We learn about why Peeping never ends well, That Step-kids must be destroyed at all cost (for some reason) and that … Read more021 – Kids!
Comic: Aphrodites’ Enthronement on Olympus This week we are doing a bit of mythological clean up before our next world shattering event. Those seem to pop up with surprising regularity. Covered today are Apollo and Python, the varied marriages of Aphrodite, and three first kings. Featuring the Introduction of Pythia, Eros (Not Titan), Harmonia, The … Read more016 – Bits and Bobs Round 1
Comic: Ares Gaia has been carefully collecting her pawns and setting up the board. She has sprung a surprise war on the Olympians. In this episode we cover the three main stages of the Gigantomache. An actually serious warning, There is Rape, two depending on how you count it, and some serious Serial Killer behavior … Read more015 – Mommy Issues, Pt 2
Comic: The legit mythological scene of a teen aged Apollo chasing after an infant Hermes. Zeus gets his freak on and fathers three more kids in this episode. Apollo and Hermes get off on the wrong foot, and a bit of slightly disappointing research nets us a workable list of the primary gods going forwards. … Read more011 – Babies for Everyone!
Comic: Dude! Robots! We are discussing the legitimate children of the King and Queen of the gods, then the children they had by themselves. Featuring The Introduction of: Ares, Eris, Pain, Panic, Famine, Hebe, Athena, Hephaestus, Greek Robots, Iris, Thaumas, Elektra, Hermes, Maia, Apollo, Artemis The Continuing Story of Metis’s Revenge which might otherwise be … Read more010 – Anything You Can Do I Can Do Better