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To The Manor Borne (By Robots)

Sci-Fi

Only stories will feed the Beast! To The Manor Borne By Robots is an all-original sci-fi series. A gigantic monster can only be kept from destroying the world by being read stories.. Each episode features the on-going tale of the struggle to destroy The Beast, and a stand-alone story, all rendered by voice actors, with sound effects and music. Journey to the Manor!

Only stories will feed the Beast! To The Manor Borne By Robots is an all-original sci-fi series. A gigantic monster can only be kept from destroying the world by being read stories.. Each episode features the on-going tale of the struggle to destroy The Beast, and a stand-alone story, all rendered by voice actors, with sound effects and music. Journey to the Manor!

Location:

United States

Description:

Only stories will feed the Beast! To The Manor Borne By Robots is an all-original sci-fi series. A gigantic monster can only be kept from destroying the world by being read stories.. Each episode features the on-going tale of the struggle to destroy The Beast, and a stand-alone story, all rendered by voice actors, with sound effects and music. Journey to the Manor!

Language:

English

Contact:

323.286.9795


Episodes

Who'll Stop Lorraine - Excerpted

10/16/2020
Who'll Stop Lorraine, first presented in ep. 5, is re-issued here as a stand-alone piece, minus the story-within-a-story framework of To The Manor Borne By Robots. Ghosts and exclusive real estate collide on a remote Thai island.

Duration:00:30:27

I Smell Burning Hair - Excerpted

10/2/2020
I Smell Burning Hair, first presented in ep. 3, is re-issued here as a stand-alone piece, minus the story-within-a-story framework of To The Manor Borne By Robots. An out-of-control politician on the campaign trail is taken over by drone technology.

Duration:00:24:34

Episode 11 - Hungover Psychic Insider Trader

9/30/2019
The Master and Miss Eloise return to CERN. Jimmy, Miss Eloise, and a pair of killer robots journey to the past. Bob and X-31 are marooned in a decaying future. The Pope has a rough day on the road to Jerusalem. The stand-alone story Hungover Psychic Insider Trader follows a junior-level Wall Street exec who finds he can predict the future, but only when he's really hungover.

Duration:01:06:34

Episode 10 - Burns's Bugs

12/1/2018
Bob & Miss Eloise must make a baby. Tevis & the Master wrestle with a baffling affliction. The Pope, a.k.a. The Green Man, welcomes Crane & the Chief into his caravan to Jerusalem. Baller plots against Arcadia head Francis Abercrombie, leading into the stand-alone Burns's Bugs, in which Arcadia backs billionaire Gary Burns's bid to feed the world with cheap, edible insect protein.

Duration:00:52:17

Fronsty The Snowman - Holiday Special Reissue

12/18/2017
Fronsty The Snowman, first presented in ep. 6, is re-issued here as a stand-alone story, minus the story-within-a-story framework of To The Manor Borne By Robots. Fronsty is Frosty The Snowman's idiot cousin, following his dream of baking the perfect Christmas cookie. Fronsty is a fun, silly Christmas tale for kids and adults alike (unlike the rest of To The Manor Borne By Robots, which is NSFW). Leading the fray as Fronsty is superstar voice actor Robbie Rist, who began his long career as...

Duration:00:34:00

Episode 9 - Swear Jar

11/28/2017
The Pope stops the world, Baller plots revenge, the Master faces change. In the future, Bob and Miss Eloise confront uncomfortable facts. The stand-alone story is Swear Jar, a sequel to ep. 7's Eye Candy: an illusion projector falls into the hands of a traveling revival preacher.

Duration:01:03:08

Episode 8 - Marketing 4 Marketers

3/7/2017
The Pope takes a walk, Tevis and the Master get closer, Baller fields calls, and the future is not what it used to be. The stand-alone story in this episode is Marketing 4 Marketers, a demonic look at that most 21st century of occupations.

Duration:00:56:23

Episode 7 - Eye Candy

9/7/2016
A visit to the Davos Economic Conference leads to some run-ins with famous faces. A weapon of last resort is re-discovered in the future. A man of the spirit hears some unpleasant facts. In stand-alone story Eye Candy, a computer in a contact lens falls into the hands of a high school bully.

Duration:01:04:02

Episode 6 - Fronsty The Snowman

12/13/2015
It's the night before Christmas at the Manor, but the Beast is not asleep. Bob makes plans with Tevis. The stand-alone story is Fronsty The Snowman, a tale of Frosty The Snowman's idiot cousin who can't do anything right, and how he redeems himself with Santa Claus. Featuring guest star Rob Halford, from Judas Priest.

Duration:01:06:39

Episode 5 - Who'll Stop Lorraine?

10/28/2015
The Master learns about 25th century relationships. Bob convinces people he's telling the truth - the hard way. The stand-alone story is about ghosts and gentrification on an island in Thailand.

Duration:00:59:05

Episode 4 - Billy Mill

6/13/2015
The Master takes a trip to the library. Bob finds out more about the 21st century. The story read to the Beast, "Billy Mill", imagines the last rock band on Earth.

Duration:00:50:59

Episode 3 - I Smell Burning Hair

2/5/2015
Bob takes a swim, and the Master has a history lesson. The story read to the Beast imagines if people could be driven like aerial drones, and how that would apply to an out-of-control politician who needs to win re-election.

Duration:00:49:23

Episode 2 - I'm Gonna Crawl

11/17/2014
Bob has a surprising (and slimy) encounter with the Beast, and the Master does some fundraising in the 21st century. The story read to the Beast in this episode is I'm Gonna Crawl, about a baby that never ages.

Duration:00:51:55

Episode 1 - No Fatties, Please

11/9/2014
A terrible behemoth from out of space/time invades the 25th century, ravaging the world, killing millions. Its only weakness is stories, rendering it dormant. It's been contained within the Manor, a vast country estate controlled by the Master, the ruler of the future Earth, and the only person the Beast will let read stories to it and live. The Master transports his ancestor, office-worker Bob, from the present to the 25th century. Bob must substitute for the Master, while the Master...

Duration:00:43:25