Templars: Holy Warriors and Dragon Age
"If the Catholic Church had full control of their templars, say with an addiction, then eradicating the templars would have been much harder"
In this episode, I will be discussing one of my favorite games, Dragon Age Origins, and the Medieval Templars.
Sources Mentioned in the Episode
“Dragon Age: Origins.”. Dragon Age Wiki. Accessed August 31, 2021. https://dragonage.fandom.com/wiki/Dragon_Age:_Origins.
Dan Jones The Templars: The Rise and Spectacular Fall of God’s Holy Warriors.
Digital Gaming Re-imagines the Middle Ages, specifically Chapter 17 - The Consolation of Paranoia: Conspiracy, Epistemology, and the Templars in Assassin's Creed, Deus Ex, and Dragon Age by Harry J Brown
Full List of Sources
William of Tyre. n.d. A History of Deeds Done Beyond the Sea. Accessed September 1, 2021. http://archive.org/details/williamoftyrehistory.
Bezio, Kristin M. S. 2014. “Maker’s Breath. Religion, Magic, and the ‘Godless’ World of BioWare’s Dragon Age II (2011).” Online - Heidelberg Journal of Religions on the Internet 5 (February). https://doi.org/10.11588/rel.2014.0.12162.
“Dragon Age: Origins.” n.d. Dragon Age Wiki. Accessed August 31, 2021. https://dragonage.fandom.com/wiki/Dragon_Age:_Origins.
Jones, Dan. 2017. The Templars: The Rise and Spectacular Fall of God’s Holy Warriors. Reprint edition. Penguin Books.
Kline, Daniel T., ed. 2018. Digital Gaming Re-Imagines the Middle Ages. 1st edition. Abingdon: Routledge.