March 4, 2016

Life Of Augustus #18 – The Golden Years

The one where Octavian and Antony sit down to hash out their differences, forget to invite Lepidus and Salvidienus Rufus fucks up big time. http://media.blubrry.com/caesar/p/traffic.libsyn.com/lifeofcaesar/AUG.18.mp3Podcast: Play […]
February 26, 2016

Life Of Augustus – #17 – FOOFIKINS!

Well the tensions between Octavian and Mark Antony are heating up again in this episode. Only one thing stands between them – FOOFIKINS! Today’s episode is […]
February 19, 2016

Life Of Augustus – #16 – The Battle Of Perusia

Octavian pursues Lucius Antonius and traps him in the city of Perusia (modern Perugia) for several months. Lucius eventually surrenders, some people are forgiven, others are […]
February 12, 2016

Life Of Augustus – #15 – Carpe Diem

After the battle of Philippi, Antony went east to squeeze money out of various kings and just to squeeze Cleopatra, while poor Octavian got the shittiest […]
February 4, 2016

Life Of Augustus – #14 – The Battle/s of Philippi

Here it is – and it’s a big one (that’s what she said). Four men enter – two men leave. The showdown to determine the fate […]
January 29, 2016

Life Of Augustus – #13 – The Build Up To Philippi

The Triumvirs go on the offensive and prepare to engage Brutus and Cassius, and their massive army, in Macedonia. The triumvirs and the assassins control the […]
January 23, 2016

Life Of Augustus – #12 – The New Roman Elite

LIVE FROM LAS VEGAS! Again! but this time… we’re a little worse for wear. On this episode we discuss more stories from the proscriptions but also […]
January 13, 2016

Life Of Augustus – #11 – Cicero’s Finale

LIVE FROM LAS VEGAS! The first thing the Second Triumvirate did was a little bit of the ol’ mass murder aka THE PROSCRIPTIONS. One of the […]
December 29, 2015

Life Of Augustus – #10 – The Second Triumvirate

On 19 August 43 BCE, Octavian was elected consul at the age of 19, ten months and 26 days. No-one so young had ever held the […]