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An irregular podcast featuring all things Jim Butcher, as well as a few things Jim's fans might find cool. Hosted by Fred Hicks, a long-time friend of Jim's and developer on the Dresden Files RPG.

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An irregular podcast featuring all things Jim Butcher, as well as a few things Jim's fans might find cool. Hosted by Fred Hicks, a long-time friend of Jim's and developer on the Dresden Files RPG.

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new episodes?

By SurendraSkye - May 02 2010
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We have a new book...could we pretty please have a new butcher block episode?

Great podcast!!

By Glynixx - Apr 07 2010
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Great inside information

iTunes Ratings

16 Ratings
Average Ratings
11
2
2
1
0

new episodes?

By SurendraSkye - May 02 2010
Read more
We have a new book...could we pretty please have a new butcher block episode?

Great podcast!!

By Glynixx - Apr 07 2010
Read more
Great inside information
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The Butcher Block

Latest release on Apr 28, 2009

The Best Episodes Ranked Using User Listens

Updated by OwlTail 12 days ago

Rank #1: BB013b - A Taste of Turn Coat, part 3

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Part 3 of a 5-part series: Jim reads the Turn Coat sample chapters at ConDFW.Chapter Posting Dates:
  • Chapter 1: February 25
  • Chapter 2: February 26
  • Chapter 3: February 27
  • Chapter 4: March 3
  • Chapter 5: March 10

Feb 27 2009

10mins

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Rank #2: BS001 - The Mega-Minicast!

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(12m 38s) The Butcher Block is back with a new style of episodes: Butcher 'Spress, all the news you mortals need to know!

The News
12/04: Captain's Fury hardcover
12/26: My Big Fat Supernatural Honeymoon, "Heorot"
3/27: Captain's Fury audio
4/01: Small Favor US hardcover and audio
4/03: Small Favour UK hardcover
4/16: Welcome to the Jungle, issue #1
    -- druiz (at) dabelbrothers.com to inquire about missing posters
    -- Diamond's Comic Shop Locator
5/28: Welcome to the Jungle, issue #2
6/25: Welcome to the Jungle, issue #3
7/30: Chris McGrath Cover Art Calendar
10/21: Blood Lite, "Harry's Day Off"
10/21: Welcome to the Jungle trade hardcover
10/31: Backup
    -- cover art
    -- pre-order Storm Front
11/20: Furies of Calderon, Academ's Fury, and Cursor's Fury on audio
11/25: Princeps' Fury audio
12/02: Princeps' Fury hardcover
and April 2009 (whoops! we said 2008 in the podcast!): Turn Coat hardcover

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The Music
- 2006 Pl@stic Soul
- .22

Apr 09 2008

12mins

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Rank #3: BS003 - A Long-Expected Podcast

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It's the (much-delayed) third episode of Butcher 'Spress!
American Cancer Society's Relay for Life: Upcoming Glee:Early 2009: The Dresden Files RPG Con Schedule:

Jun 22 2008

15mins

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Rank #4: BB0012 - Dabbling With the Dabels

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(32m 44s) Fred returns after a long hiatus with an interview.  Our guest is Ernst Dabel of the Dabel Brothers, publishers of the upcoming Dresden File comic.Plugs: - rpgpodcasts.com- Catie Murphy- The Dresden Files Comic Book- New York Comic-ConMusic:- 2006 Pl@stic Soul- .22

Apr 11 2008

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Rank #5: BB011 - Alera Love

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(26min 21sec) Fred and Priscilla talk news, and the listeners phone in their Alera Love.

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The Music
- 2006 Pl@stic Soul
- .22

News Items with Priscellie

- September 4th, Release of Many Bloody Returns, "It's My Birthday
Too." Book signings all across the country. Jim was in Kansas City
at B&N. Early September book signings for Many Bloody Returns
- Cover art for Supernatural Honeymoon! Edited by P.N. Elrod, out
December 26th. My Big Fat Supernatural Honeymoon Cover Art
- Subterranean Press
- Real Life Comics Dresden Files Sighting
- Codex Alera on Unshelved
- The Drumstick Campaign
- Jericho
- dresdencity.org
- maenad.tripod.com
- dresdenfiles.org
- New Home 4 Dresden Petition
- PhauxCon in Philly, October 5-7
- Shannon Butcher
- The Dresden Files RPG Playtest Application

Alera Love
- Read about the Codex Alera
- We hear from Fred, Priscilla, Jackie in Austin, Meg, Charles from Texas, Gloria, and "The Man in the Shadows"... spooky.

Quick Addendums
- Strange Brew on P.N. Elrod's Livejournal
- Captain's Fury cover art preview

Comment on this Show over at Jim-Butcher.Com

Oct 01 2007

26mins

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Rank #6: BB013b - A Taste of Turn Coat, part 2

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Part 2 of a 5-part series: Jim reads the Turn Coat sample chapters at ConDFW.Chapter Posting Dates:
  • Chapter 1: February 25
  • Chapter 2: February 26
  • Chapter 3: February 27
  • Chapter 4: March 3
  • Chapter 5: March 10

Feb 26 2009

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Rank #7: BB013 - A Taste of Turn Coat, part 1

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The Butcher Block returns with a bang!Part 1 of a 5-part series: Jim reads the Turn Coat sample chapters at ConDFW.ConDFW.About Turn CoatThe Jim-Butcher.com StoreChapter Posting Dates:Chapter 1: February 25Chapter 2: February 26Chapter 3: February 27Chapter 4: March 3Chapter 5: March 10

Feb 25 2009

11mins

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Rank #8: BS002 - Slowdown on the Lowdown

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[12min 23sec] It's the second episode of Butcher 'Spress!


Upcoming Glee:

Con Schedule: Call in and leave the show voicemail at 301-6377-HAT!


The Music

Discuss this episode on the forum here. Find a nearby branch of Priscilla's favourite pizza restaurant here!

May 05 2008

12mins

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Rank #9: BB010 - Short and Bittersweet

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(14m:23s) Short and bittersweet. Here are the relevant notes.

TV Guide on the Cancellation

The Mos Eisley that is the Sci Fi Dresden Files Board

The TV Series Forum Board on Jim-Butcher.Com

Alera Love Call-In Number! 1-301-6377-HAT (1-301-637-7428) Call in and share the love, dammit!

Discuss this episode on the Jim-Butcher.Com Forum.

Aug 06 2007

14mins

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Rank #10: BB009 - Waiting on the World to Change

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(30m 24s) Fred talks with Ryan Macklin about Finis: A Book of Endings to Give People New Beginnings. Also, updates on various Jim-Butcher.Com news items from Priscellie, and a TV show news update (such as it is) from Mickey Finn.

New Blurbs - Captain's Fury and It's My Birthday Too: News Item!

Heorot: News Item!

The Laws of Magic Series on Dresden Files RPG: Part One Part Two Part Three

Free Button Giveaway: News Item!

Dresden Files Series Season 1 DVD: Amazon Preorder

Storm Front and Fool Moon in Hardcover: Preorder Storm Front Preorder Fool Moon

The Jim-Butcher.Com Store: Store Link

Mickey Finn's TV Show News: Forum Thread

Going Green - Reduce your carbon emissions! Learn more here

My house's stats on what going green did for us and the environment: Blog post

Finis: A Book of Endings to Give People New Beginnings: Product info page

Preorder Finis at Indie Press Revolution: Preorder it here!

Ryan Macklin's Master Plan: The Podcast

Paul Tevis's Have Games, Will Travel: The Podcast Discuss this episode over on the Jim-Butcher.Com Forums

Jun 27 2007

30mins

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