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A Dungeons & Dragons actual play podcast. Ancient British idiots play D&D 5E as they lurch headlong through the Paizo Age of Worms Adventure Path! Join us at our table for a mix of adventure, laughs and hapless incompetence. But mostly hapless incompetence.

A Dungeons & Dragons actual play podcast. Ancient British idiots play D&D 5E as they lurch headlong through the Paizo Age of Worms Adventure Path! Join us at our table for a mix of adventure, laughs and hapless incompetence. But mostly hapless incompetence.

Location:

United Kingdom

Description:

A Dungeons & Dragons actual play podcast. Ancient British idiots play D&D 5E as they lurch headlong through the Paizo Age of Worms Adventure Path! Join us at our table for a mix of adventure, laughs and hapless incompetence. But mostly hapless incompetence.

Language:

English

Contact:

07775794714


Episodes

Episode 30 – Goodbye Yellow Brick Toad

1/14/2021
Hesti Testapod has vanished, Blackwall Keep is under siege and a new rescue mission awaits our heroes! They must enter the mysterious Mistmarsh, a murky expanse plump with peril and opportunities to waste the time of local wildlife.

Duration:01:11:54

Episode 29 – Wormy Rappinghood

12/30/2020
After a long chase through the night our heroes have found their quarry. Turns out their quarry is altogether more undead and wormy than expected. If they want the missing money, they have a fight on their hands!

Duration:01:30:09

Episode 28 – Jewels N’ Drugs

12/17/2020
With the bugbears defeated, our heroes take shelter in the ruined homestead. What is the story of the drug deal gone wrong? What secrets may be learned from the dead? Will the party keep their focus on their mission and the journey to Blackwall Keep, or crash off into the night in pursuit of loot? … Continue reading Episode 28 – Jewels N’ Drugs →

Duration:01:56:15

Episode 27 – We Didn’t Start the Fire

12/3/2020
Our adventurers are looking forward to a night’s rest after their trek into the wilderness but fate has other plans. It seems there has been a double-booking, and the other guests are not in the mood to negotiate!

Duration:01:28:06

Episode 26 – Let’s Send the Knights Together

11/19/2020
With the cultists of the Ebon Triad defeated, our heroes emerge from their long imprisonment in the Dark Cathedral. They should recuperate, reflect and mourn their dead but fate has other ideas! Diamond Lake is under threat and there is not a moment to be lost! Well, perhaps there’s time to divide the loot? I … Continue reading Episode 26 – Let’s Send the Knights Together →

Duration:01:35:55

Episode 25 – Hard Hobbit to Break

11/4/2020
Has Burple doomed or saved himself with his leap into the dark? Can Grimbold escape from the clutches of the roper? Which of our heroes will survive the final confrontation with Grallak Kur? Does the episode intro make any sense whatsoever? The answers lie in our double-length season-ending finale!

Duration:02:17:58

Episode 24 – Jump

10/22/2020
The gang must confront Grallak Kur and his many-tentacled guardian in the very heart of the Grey Woodsman’s realm. Has Burple been dragged to his doom? Will Grimbold face the same fate? Will Parker ever stop faffing about with twiglets and throw himself into the thick of the action? FInd out within!

Duration:01:34:56

Episode 23 – Park(er) Life

10/8/2020
“They’re coming outta the walls! They’re coming outta the goddamn walls!” Our band of bug-hunters are trapped within the Grey Woodsman’s realm with horrors all around. There is only one way to go: deeper, into the very guts of the labyrinth, towards Grallak Kur himself and his evil minions. They’re going there to destroy them. … Continue reading Episode 23 – Park(er) Life →

Duration:01:03:08

Episode 22 – Into the Woods

9/24/2020
Our heroes creep into the smoke-filled tunnels of the Grey Woodsman’s realm. New dangers await: strange, tangled creatures wrought from the forest itself and huge, ravenous wolves. But there are other discoveries to be made: what will they learn about their world and its place in the greater cosmos?

Duration:01:41:37

Episode 21 – Chapel of My Eye

9/10/2020
The Faceless One has been slain (slayed? slew? slewn?) but what secrets wait to be discovered in the Chapel of Azmodee? And can our heroes take their minds off arguing about loot for long enough to find them? And if they can, will they remember any of what they learn? No, we’re thinking.

Duration:01:12:50

Episode 20 – Eyes Without a Face

8/27/2020
Well now. Sessions has flipped the Coin of Fate and Miss Fortune has spoken. Our wounded heroes must push on into the Chapel of Azmodee to confront The Faceless One and his accomplices in wickedness. Will they survive? Will the DM have to use Whispery Evil Voice No. 3™️? What is the German for 12 … Continue reading Episode 20 – Eyes Without a Face →

Duration:01:36:20

Episode 19 – Rock Me Azmodeus

8/13/2020
In a moment of extreme wisdom failure, our heroes have disturbed the disturbing denizens of the Chapel of Azmodee, Prince of Liches. And if there is one thing the denizens hate, it’s being disturbed. And if there is one thing they love, it is being disturbing. Will our heroes survive? Listen on!

Duration:01:48:05

Episode 18 – You Me and the Devil Makes Three

7/30/2020
One down, two to go! Our heroes, their powers enhanced by the blessing of mighty Oort*, leave the Chapel of Bann Shivu and creep their way north to the door marked with the symbol of Azmodee, Prince of Liches. *Apart from Parker. Lucas couldn’t get Herolab to work properly.

Duration:01:22:38

Episode 17 – Lean on Me

7/15/2020
Never split the party! Burple, Cuthbert and Grimbold are sealed into the battle pit of Bann Shivu and must face down High Priestess Theldrek! Can Parker and Sessions gain entry in time to save them? And what is the secret of the magic mirror?

Duration:01:57:09

Episode 16 – Church of the Poison Mine

7/2/2020
Our heroes must defeat the colossal boar Piers Morgan before taking on the denizens of the Chapel of Bann Shivu. WARNING: Contains annoying pastiche French pop music from the start.

Duration:01:44:01

Episode 15 – Deeper Underground

6/18/2020
Deep below the surface, our heroes lower themselves into the Dark Cathedral. Can they stealth their way into the lair of the Ebon Triad and learn the secrets of the cult? Or will they clumsily set off a sprawling combat involving a skeleton called Arthur and a colossal boar called Piers Morgan? Do you really … Continue reading Episode 15 – Deeper Underground →

Duration:01:23:36

Episode 14 – Suspicious Mines

6/4/2020
Justice has been served on Sheriff Cubbins and his corrupt constables. Now our heroes head into Diamond Lake for some much needed R&R and a visit to Hesti Testapod before setting out to the Dourstone Mine on a new mission! WARNING: Contains brief period of zither music.

Duration:00:56:54

Episode 13 – Police and Thieves

5/21/2020
What lies deep in the belly of Diamond Lake? What lies beneath the Dourstone mine? Something is growing. There are whispers… whispers in the dark.. Join our hapless heroes as we begin Book 2 of the Age of Worms – The Three Faces of Evil!

Duration:01:33:40

Episode 12 – Wild is the Wind

5/7/2020
It’s our double-length megasode as we conclude Book 1! Our heroes have faced down Filge but learn disturbing news. There are rumours of a new dark age – The Age of Worms – and evil lurking beneath Diamond Lake. They must turn to Hesti Testapod for guidance and then face the final challenge of the … Continue reading Episode 12 – Wild is the Wind →

Duration:02:09:16

Episode 11 – Massive Attack vs The Mad Professor

4/23/2020
Our heroes have explored the old observatory and solved the mystery of the missing bones. The secrets of the Whispering Cairn are within their grasp. But first they must confront the necromancer Filge in his fiendish laboratory! Roll for initiative!

Duration:03:49:02