The Gehenna Gaming Podcast

Episode 11 – Gehenna Gaming Interviews: The Rusty Quill’s Alexander J Newell & Jonathan Sims

In this episode, Ian speaks with the minds behind The Rusty Quill’s The Magnus Archives, Jonathan Sims and Alexander J Newall. Alex and Jonny share their backgrounds in gaming, as well as the inspiration behind The Magnus Archives, and Jonny’s company MacGuffin & Co.!

This interview was originally recorded as part of VirtualHorror Con. VirtualHorror Con was a two-day virtual horror tabletop RPG convention, hosted April 4-5, 2020, in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. You can watch it here on YouTube:

During this interview they discuss:

  • The history of The Magnus Archives
  • How it all began
  • Season 5
  • Alex & Jonny’s respective backgrounds in horror and tabletop gaming.
  • The Mechanisms
  • Game writing & development
  • Cats
  • And much more!

Learn more about The Rusty Quill, The Magnus Archives, and MacGuffin & Co.:

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Music: Ross Boyd
Credits & Editing: Mark Q Anderson

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