How would Jay, Ryan, special guest Matt, and eventually Tina turn select characters and personalities from popular culture into Dungeons & Dragons 3.5 PCs and villains?
This week’s RPGpodcasts.com podcast shout out went to That’s How We Roll, a recorded game session podcast that has nothing to do with Canadian wrestler Christian Cage, who made “That’s how I roll” his catchphrase when he debuted for Total Nonstop Action.
Here are some of the pop culture characters discussed or mentioned in passing during this week’s podcast. If you aren’t interested in finding out who makes the list before hearing the podcast, listen no further.
Another DC comin book character, this time a villain, Lex Luthor
No matter who plays him, this character is the awesomest Brit alive, James Bond
Read up on how iconic villain Skeletor is referenced in the World of Warcraft.
Her series may have been short lived, but Jessica Alba owes her career to the exposure she got playing Dark Angel
Bruce Campbell may not want to be called Ash, but he has to admit that the character brought to live as only he can for the Evil Dead trilogy will live on long after memories of his Elvis vs a Mummy movie Bubba Ho Tep or Pokémon‘s Ash are gone.
Keanu Reeves’ epic turn as an emotionally unpronounced dude that’s trying to do what’s right but isn’t sure how. Well that pretty much describes every character he’s every played, including Ted “Theodore” Logan,doesn’t it? Well in this case we’re talking about Constantine .
Winner of this week’s wierdest reference, Smokey the Bear
What can I say about Rand Althor? I never read Wheel of Time.
Boxing Legend Mohammed Ali
Comic’s most heroic terrorist, V For Vendetta
And finally, the southern belle that won’t go hungry again (it’s true, she even had a witness) Scarlett O’Hara from Gone With the Wind