Rogue Tyger: The Origin of The Border Wars (Patreon Bonus Audio)

We’ve been posting bonus segments for our Patrons all summer long that originally played on WERA between episodes of Rogue Tyger.

This segment is from our 2019 broadcast of Rogue Tyger, which played  between part 1 and part 2 of “Cat and Mouse”

In this segment, Bjorn Munson talks about how “the Border Wars” were originally not part of the history of the Imperium at all, but due to a casting decision, a whole slew of world building fell into place.

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Rogue Tyger: Vendawundjan Burlywogs (Patreon Bonus Audio)

We’ve been posting bonus segments for our Patrons all summer long that originally played on WERA between episodes of Rogue Tyger.

This segment is from our 2019 broadcast of Rogue Tyger, which played between episode 20, the conclusion of “Lost and Found” and episode 21, the start of “Cat and Mouse.” 

In it, Bjorn Munson talks about the actual origin of the entire Tygerverse: the story ideas that led to the creation of what Imperial citizens know as the core systems, the “eighth” system, and how that in turn led to the Vendawundjan Burlywogs mentioned in “Lost and Found.” 

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Rogue Tyger: Thrilling Ideas from Yesteryear (Patreon Bonus Audio)

We’ve been posting bonus segments for our Patrons all summer long that originally played on WERA between episodes of Rogue Tyger.

This segment is from our 2023 re-broadcast of Rogue Tyger, which played  between the penultimate and final part of “Lost and Found.”

In it, writer/director Bjorn Munson talks about how certain ideas from over 30 years ago found their way into the Tygerverse. 

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Rogue Tyger: Fourth Grade Shoutout (Patreon Bonus Audio)

We’ve been posting bonus segments for our Patrons all summer long that originally played on WERA between episodes of Rogue Tyger.

This segment is from our 2019 broadcast of Rogue Tyger, which played  between part 4 and part 5 of “Lost and Found.”

In it, Bjorn Munson talks about one of his favorite references in the series to date: an actual short story he wrote decades ago. This also broadcast right after our live 2019 performance that summer, “Nostromo 2.

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Rogue Tyger: The Three Laws of Robotics & The Imperium (Patreon Bonus Audio)

We’ve been posting bonus segments for our Patrons all summer long that originally played on WERA between episodes of Rogue Tyger.

This segment is from our 2023 re-broadcast of Rogue Tyger, which played  between part 2 and part 3 of “Lost and Found.”

In it, Bjorn Munson expands on the previous segment talking about the robot interrogation scene, going a bit more into how Isaac Asimov’s Three Laws of Robotics came into play in writing the episode as well as how they inform part of how robots are dealt with in the Imperium.

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Rogue Tyger: Robot Interrogations are Hard to Write (Patreon Bonus Audio)

We’ve been posting bonus segments for our Patrons all summer long that originally played on WERA between episodes of Rogue Tyger.

This segment from our 2019 broadcast of Rogue Tyger, which played  between part 2 and part 3 of “Lost and Found.”

In it, Bjorn Munson talks a bit about the the previous episode and the interrogation scene as well as promoting our live 2019 production that summer, “Nostromo 2.

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Rogue Tyger: Yeah, Thirty-Episode Seasons… (Patreon Bonus Audio)

We’ve been posting bonus segments for our Patrons all summer long that originally played on WERA between episodes of Rogue Tyger.

This segment is from our 2023 broadcast of Rogue Tyger, which comes between the season one recap and episode 16, aka part 1 of “Lost and Found.”

In it, writer/director Bjorn Munson is able to explain a bit more about the logic behind the 30-episode seasons as first imagined, including some of the influences.

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Stitcher is Shutting Down on August 29th

Based on what data we have, a non-trivial number of you listen to one or more of our podfeeds via Stitcher.

Stitcher

Just in case you had not heard, Stitcher will be shutting down at the end of this month, on August 29th, 2023. They have created a Farewell FAQ to answer your questions.

If you subscribe to us via Stitcher, you can still follow any three of our podfeeds: Quorum, Rogue Tyger, and our all-you-can-hear audio buffet that collects all our shows, Jabberwocky Audio Theater.

Rogue Tyger: Writing & Performing Characters like Taquermeraphan & Jochi (Patreon Bonus Audio)

We’ve been posting bonus segments for our Patrons all summer long that originally played on WERA between episodes of Rogue Tyger.

This segment was recorded for the 2023 rebroadcast of Rogue Tyger, set between Part Four and Part Five of “Uninvited Guests,” aka the season one finale.

Bjorn talks about the robotic character Taquermeraphan 651, his namesake, and some other details of influences on the writing of the series.

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