Ralph briefly discusses three pre-apocalyptic novels, with the conclusion that all that matters is how much time you’ve got left.
- Three works of fiction 01:00
- The Last Policeman by Ben Winters 01:30
- Hard Sun 03:40
- The Three Body Problem by Cixin Liu 06:30
- Remarks 08:55
- Summary 12:30
- This episode is partially inspired by the thread Nihilism: Gaming in a Hard Sun world on the UKRoleplayers forum.
- Here’s a fun stackexchange thread) on Hard Sun’s possible extinction event.
“Cylinder Nine” from Cylinders by Chris Zabriskie