Channel Videos from Overly Sarcastic Productions

Pope Fights — The Italian Wars: History Summarized
32,754 views - 06/05/20
HOW TO MAKE A DIFFERENCE: LEARN: Understand what is happening in the world around you. Protests don't appear out of a vacuum;...
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Trope Talk: Lancers
403,883 views - 05/29/20
You remember the hero, right? Well, this is the person standing right next to them in all the photos! The second-in-command, the rival,...
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Failed Assassinations — History Hijinks
378,026 views - 05/22/20
If videogames have taught me anything, it's that an assassin can solve a lot of problems. But sometimes plans fall apart, and sometimes...
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Miscellaneous Myths: Loki's Wager
562,992 views - 05/15/20
Loki, Loki, Loki. When will you learn that your actions have consequences? Alternate title: HAIRCUT PRANK GONE WRONG (I ALMOST DIED! NOT...
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History Summarized: The Meiji Restoration
265,812 views - 05/08/20
Japan may well have the record for World's Speediest Industrialization, but how did they accomplish so much so fast without falling...
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Trope Talk: Sequels
385,349 views - 05/01/20
Oh, no. That movie I liked is getting a sequel. Will it be good, or will it make me retroactively dislike the thing I used to like? And...
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History-Makers: Shakespeare
227,328 views - 04/24/20
"The Bard" is not only an essential class in any D&D party, but a byword for England's most famous writer. We've covered a bit of...
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Miscellaneous Myths: Typhon
584,000 views - 04/17/20
Are you getting sick of Zeus? Are his constant antics getting you down? Do you wanna hear about the time he got his ass kicked by...
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Zelda Dragon Rush! — Part 2 (Stream Highlights)
63,502 views - 04/14/20
Didn't get a chance to see our Breath of the Wild streams the first time 'round? Want to relive the agony of The No-Dragons Dragon Rush a...
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History Summarized: England
275,344 views - 04/10/20
English History has a reputation for being nigh incomprehensible — what with all the kings, civil wars, succession crises, and slapfights...
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Zelda Dragon Rush! (Stream Highlights)
87,637 views - 04/06/20
Didn't get a chance to see our Breath of the Wild streams the first time 'round? Want to relive the agony of The No-Dragons Dragon Rush a...
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Trope Talk: Urban Fantasy
496,524 views - 04/03/20
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Journey to the West (APRIL FOOLS SPECIAL)
405,966 views - 04/01/20
LAST TIME, ON JOURNEY TO THE WEST! Everything was a lot… flatter? (For the behind-the-scenes bonus video, previously only visible to...
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Renaissance Antics – History Hijinks
324,303 views - 03/27/20
The Italian Renaissance is known for its fancy art and ginormous domes, but what about the visionaries behind it? In this ~~fancy new...
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Modern Classics Summarized: Stranger In A Strange Land
921,024 views - 03/20/20
This book is: 10% Mike 20% stars 15% concentrated power of mars 5% water 50% cult and 100% topics that are very adult This video was...
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History Summarized: Ethiopia
248,663 views - 03/13/20
Ethiopian History gets started early and just keeps on going. From the dawn of humanity itself through the medieval period and into the...
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Trope Talk: Macguffins
447,594 views - 03/06/20
Edit: DANG IT YES I MEANT THOR 2 EVERYONE LEAVE ME ALONE Everybody wants 'em! Very few people get 'em! Sometimes, the things we call...
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di-VINE OSP 3
354,425 views - 03/03/20
Anything is a milestone if you feel it in your heart! (For Nova! Thanks for being awesome!) Our content is intended for teenage...
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History-Makers: Anna Komnena
275,100 views - 02/28/20
She's a Princess! She's a Poet! She's a Historian! She's Anna Komnena — the COOLEST writer in the Byzantine Empire! On this episode of...
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Legends Summarized: Robin Hood
799,917 views - 02/21/20
The man! The myth! The legend! What exactly IS this verdant vigilante's deal? LET'S TALK ABOUT IT Our content is intended for teenage...
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The Best Couples in History — Valentine's Day Special
472,495 views - 02/14/20
Happy Valentine's Day! Celebrate the history of Love with a rundown of these outstanding couples — for better and for worse. This video...
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Trope Talk: Mentors
432,346 views - 02/07/20
Check out Campfire HERE: https://www.campfiretechnology.com/pro?utm_source=YouTube&utm_medium=YouTube&utm_campaign=OSPMentors (Remember...
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History Summarized: Byzantine Empire — The Golden Age
305,558 views - 01/31/20
What do you do when life takes away half of your empire? Well, if you're the Medieval Byzantines, you make comprehensive structural...
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Miscellaneous Myths: Tantalus
739,150 views - 01/24/20
Tantalus! The number one dude known for his eternal punishment in Hades, perhaps second only to Sisyphus Our content is intended for...
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History Summarized: Classical India
269,113 views - 01/17/20
Classical and Medieval Indian History is a tale of constant flux — but in between the dozens and hundreds of states at play across the...
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Trope Talk: Antiheroes
584,151 views - 01/10/20
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Blue's Dumb History Tales #2
459,109 views - 01/03/20
Happy new year, have some memes. Our content is intended for teenage audiences and up. PATREON: https://www.Patreon.com/OSP MERCH...
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Legends Summarized: The Journey To The West (Part VII)
1,409,995 views - 12/27/19
Journey to the West Kai, episode 4: Trouble in Taoist Town! Thrills! Excitement! Pigsy takes a bath! Sandy fights an alligator! Monkey...
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TOP 12 FICTIONAL PSEUDO-CHRISTMASES
290,940 views - 12/24/19
Happy holidays, one and all - even those of us from fictional universes where Christmas isn't celebrated! Let's celebrate by comparing...
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History-Makers: Dante
273,442 views - 12/20/19
From the visionary creator who brought you the Self-Insert Fanfic comes... the invention of Worldbuilding and the most revolutionary...
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Trope Talk: Kaiju
682,975 views - 12/13/19
COMMENT KAIJU NOW HAS MERCH! https://www.redbubble.com/people/ospyoutube/works/42545199-comment-kaiju Giant monsters! Spectacular,...
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History Summarized: Florence
228,385 views - 12/06/19
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HOLIDAY MERCH SALE!
58,179 views - 12/04/19
Well deck me in the halls, is it nearly 2020 ALREADY?? Find our shop HERE and check out all our goofy junk! Everything is currently 15%...
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Miscellaneous Myths: Krishna
1,130,758 views - 11/29/19
ERRATUM: At one point I labeled Brahma as a "preserver" while describing as a "creator". He's a creator, not a preserver. My bad! The...
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History Summarized: Ireland
428,086 views - 11/22/19
Get 3 months of Audible for just $6.95 a month — that’s more than half off the regular price. Choose 1 audiobook and 2 Audible Originals...
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di-VINE OSP 2
485,313 views - 11/19/19
After 1 mil, the milestones feel a little less momentous, but I think we should still celebrate the last 50K subs with a BONUS TUESDAY...
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Trope Talk: Nemeses!
582,502 views - 11/15/19
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History-Makers: Machiavelli
285,632 views - 11/08/19
If I could have a conversation with any person in History, it's Machiavelli. Easy. And I wouldn't even have to do anything, I'd just say...
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In A Minute: War of the Roses
224,497 views - 11/05/19
Watch an entirely avoidable succession crisis spill out over the course of a whole century. PATREON: https://www.Patreon.com/OSP MERCH...
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Halloween Special: Doctor Jekyll and Mister Hyde
1,266,078 views - 10/31/19
Some monsters are undead creatures of the night. Some monsters are cosmic horror nightmare gods. Some monsters are existential...
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History Summarized: Byzantine Empire — Beginnings
369,220 views - 10/25/19
It's Rome! It's Greece! It's... The Byzantine Empire! Check out how late Imperial Rome transformed in the centuries from Constantine to...
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OSP ANIMATED: Shadow of the Colossus!
577,618 views - 10/22/19
A bonus tuesday video where Red tries her hand at animating something completely different! (I'm especially proud of the lightning :3c)...
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Trope Talk: Darkest Hours
512,275 views - 10/18/19
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History Summarized: Ancient India
352,417 views - 10/11/19
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Legends Summarized: El Dorado
1,001,969 views - 10/04/19
El Dorado! A shining golden city packed with promises of wealth, power and everlasting glory. An unspoiled paradise deep in the jungle,...
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History Summarized: Mexico
580,142 views - 09/27/19
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di-VINE OSP
634,037 views - 09/25/19
Through our journey to 1 million subscribers, we've covered shakespeare, classics and assorted world histories and mythologies. Here's...
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Trope Talk: Amnesia
510,340 views - 09/20/19
Amnesia! The trope too powerful for its own good! It's a favorite of soap operas and anything else that likes quick and easy drama, and...
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ONE MILLION SUBSCRIBERS!
269,557 views - 09/14/19
Thank you all so much for a million subscribers! It's only fair that we rise to our new station by adopting an appropriate level of True...
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History-Makers: Herodotus
298,449 views - 09/13/19
Signup for your Free trial to The Great Courses Plus here: http://ow.ly/diiG30oC0Lk There is much to do, and many unknowns on our...
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In A Minute: THE MAHABHARATA
599,771 views - 09/10/19
They said it couldn't be done. They said "it's twelve times longer than the iliad and the odyssey combined!" To that I say WHATEVER MAN...
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Miscellaneous Myths: Animal Brides
917,669 views - 09/06/19
Yes, it really is as weird as it sounds. Sorry! This video (specifically the Inuit myth) was requested by patron Richard Frederick...
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History Summarized: French Empire (Ft. Armchair Historian!)
349,568 views - 08/30/19
Check out the Armchair Historian channel for more on French Vietnam and the battle of Dien Bien Phu:...
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Trope Talk: Evil Minions
748,437 views - 08/23/19
Find Campfire Blaze's kickstarter HERE:...
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Summer Stupidity: GLADIATOR (Media Review!)
186,318 views - 08/20/19
The first time I saw Gladiator (2000) was in Latin class, and I have maintained since that first viewing that this movie rules. Just...
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History Summarized: Malta
444,293 views - 08/16/19
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Summer Stupidity: HERCULES 2014 (Media Review!)
240,381 views - 08/13/19
"I've seen The Rock act before and he's really fun and charismatic! Surely this movie starring him will be a Good Time!" I thought,...
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Miscellaneous Myths: Utgard-Loki
1,243,801 views - 08/09/19
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di-VINE JOURNEY TO THE WEST
714,715 views - 08/06/19
Thanks for getting us to 950,000 subscribers, 1 million, here we come! (Journey To The West is in progress!) PATREON:...
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History Summarized: Scotland
645,993 views - 08/02/19
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Summer Stupidity: GODS OF EGYPT (Media Review!)
273,976 views - 07/30/19
Branching out the summer stupidity, we bring you our first official media review! What do you think? Let us know if you wanna see more...
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Trope Talk: Plot Twists
1,044,563 views - 07/26/19
🚨WARNING! THIS VIDEO CONTAINS MAJOR SPOILERS FOR:🚨 -Game of Thrones (ALL SEASONS) -Steven Universe (SEASON 5) -Spider-Man: Homecoming...
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Summer Stupidity: COPENHAGEN (City Review!)
162,651 views - 07/23/19
It's Copenhagen time! Hop on your bike and ride around one of Europe's fanciest cities. PATREON: https://www.Patreon.com/OSP MERCH...
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NEW MERCH SHOP!
73,437 views - 07/21/19
Check out the shop HERE! https://www.redbubble.com/people/ospyoutube PATREON: https://www.Patreon.com/OSP OUR WEBSITE:...
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History-Makers: Marco Polo
273,904 views - 07/19/19
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Legends Summarized: Atlantis
1,338,591 views - 07/12/19
THE MAP OF ATLANTIS IS AVAILABLE ON A WIDE ARRAY OF MERCH: https://www.redbubble.com/people/ospyoutube/works/39859992-atlantis Don't get...
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Summer Stupidity: CHICAGO (City Review!)
187,448 views - 07/09/19
O Chicago, a city near and dear to my heart. And not just because I have a healthy respect for pizza that's functionally pie. PATREON:...
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History Summarized: Hong Kong
258,191 views - 07/05/19
Sometimes small corners of the map can have outsized effects on the surrounding world. Hong Kong is undoubtedly one of History's greatest...
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Summer Stupidity: BOSTON (City Review!)
240,821 views - 07/02/19
The summer stupidity continues with another city review! I hope you like seafood, tea shops, woodlands, college and twisty streets...
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Trope Talk: Robots
825,394 views - 06/28/19
Robots are fun! But they're also complex reflections of humanity and what we see within ourselves as truly Human, and because this is a...
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Summer Stupidity: LONDON (City Review!)
226,854 views - 06/25/19
For more summer fun, we're heading to London! Let us know what other fun side-content you'd like to see. We'll see you with more...
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History Summarized: The Fall of Rome
486,129 views - 06/21/19
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Summer Stupidity: NEW YORK (City Review!)
249,060 views - 06/18/19
Welcome to summer break! We're beta-testing a new kind of video to punctuate our REAL weekly Friday content on lazy summer Tuesdays. Let...
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Miscellaneous Myths: Io
1,133,035 views - 06/14/19
The moon! The myth! The legend! The three millionth woman to live through an absolute nightmare just because Zeus couldn't be bothered to...
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Blue's Top Five Domes!
169,246 views - 06/07/19
There are questions any self-respecting YouTube Historian must ask: "How do you balance entertainment and educational value?", "What's...
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di-VINE OLYMPIANS 2
668,829 views - 06/05/19
900,000 SUBSCRIBERS Y'ALL If this channel were a country, we'd be the 161st most populous country in the world, right above fiji! In...
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Miscellaneous Myths: Rainbow Crow
770,318 views - 05/31/19
This is one of the shortest videos I've ever made, and I'd feel bad about that if this month hadn't been very long and tiring already....
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History Summarized: Imperial China
296,979 views - 05/24/19
Signup for your FREE trial to The Great Courses Plus here: http://ow.ly/diiG30oC0Lk In a shocking twist of fate, China stays in one...
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Trope Talk: Tournament Arcs
732,445 views - 05/17/19
Sign up at http://crunchyroll.com/overlysarcastic to get CrunchyRoll ad free for 14-days! It's an anime staple! It's… kind of...
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History-Makers: Homer
322,318 views - 05/10/19
Visit PhilosophicalPhridays.com to learn more about Blue's BOOK! "History-Makers" is a new series from Blue, digging into the...
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Miscellaneous Myths: Hermes
1,844,258 views - 05/03/19
He's fast! He's smart! He should really put on some pants! It's history's most marketable deity, Hermes himself! (but red, who are those...
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History Summarized: Pope Fights 2 — The Reformation
379,578 views - 04/26/19
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Trope Talk: Pure Evil
1,218,132 views - 04/19/19
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di-VINE EGYPTIAN GODS
695,329 views - 04/18/19
In case you missed the last couple shitposts (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2NjipNlbar0, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XO9SfsOfT5k)...
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History Summarized: Steel (Feat. That Works)
153,059 views - 04/12/19
More from Matt & Ilya on "That Works": https://bit.ly/2D0A6qk More about steel from Shadiversity: — "When Was Steel Invented"...
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Miscellaneous Myths: The Five Suns
1,281,980 views - 04/05/19
Everybody loves a good creation myth. The Aztecs loved it so much they did it five whole times! I'd call it "overkill", but compared to...
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OSP's Recipes: Carthaginian Delight
177,903 views - 04/01/19
From the OSP Test Kitchen, take a journey to the Mediterranean to taste part of the rich culinary heritage of Hannibal's Carthage. In...
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History Summarized: The Roman Empire
336,083 views - 03/29/19
Book Link: PhilosophicalPhridays.com From the idiot who brought you "50 Minutes of Content About a 70-Year Period of Roman History"...
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Blue Wrote A BOOK! (Philosophical Phridays: Vol. 2)
68,404 views - 03/28/19
Blue just published his second philosophy book! Get hype! Check out PhilosophicalPhridays.com for more! Volume 2 Paperback:...
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Trope Talk: Crouching Moron, Hidden Badass
971,789 views - 03/22/19
Everyone say hello to my favorite character archetype, which just narrowly edges out my second favorite, "crazy-prepared deadpan stoic...
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History Summarized: Medieval China (Ft Jack Rackam)
389,941 views - 03/15/19
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How to Do Research
261,504 views - 03/12/19
Ever wondered how exactly I make the magic happen in my deep-dive videos, like Dionysus, Aphrodite and King Arthur? Wonder no longer!...
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Blue's Dumb History Tales
690,279 views - 03/08/19
Please check out That Works for the best blacksmithing on YouTube: https://goo.gl/vXsuFt What do you get when you cross a month that has...
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Miscellaneous Myths: Nerites
1,298,727 views - 03/01/19
This teenie weenie episode is brought to you courtesy of our patron Ryan The Nomad! There's no art of Nerites, which means none of you...
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di-VINE NORSE GODS
803,930 views - 02/24/19
Thanks for getting us to 800,000 subscribers! Since the last diVINE video (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2NjipNlbar0) was so popular, I...
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History Summarized: Mesopotamia — The Bronze Age
410,406 views - 02/22/19
Let's spin the clock way back to the beginning of urbanized civilization, and learn about the long history of Mesopotamia from the dawn...
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Miscellaneous Myths: Aphrodite
2,629,361 views - 02/15/19
Okay, so maybe Dionysus was a little more complicated than we expected. But APHRODITE? REALLY?? All she does is set up cute couples and...
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History Summarized: Medieval Spain & Al-Andalus
454,363 views - 02/08/19
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Trope Talk: Post Apocalypses
860,128 views - 02/01/19
We've talked about saving the world. We've talked about how ending the world in-story is really hard. Well today let's talk about what...
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How to Read Books and Write Essays (In Florence!)
135,345 views - 01/25/19
New semester, new assignments — and that means essays. In this video, Blue takes a minute out of his super awesome and mega cool vacation...
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di-VINE OLYMPIANS
889,785 views - 01/22/19
I was watching vine compilations, and then I must've blacked out or something because now this exists. HAVE A BLAST, EVERYBODY! Let...
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