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Makeshift Stories explores, space, time, alternate realities, and the near future in an ever expanding fantasy and SF universe. Each episode we bring to life a somewhat random collection of characters in clean family friendly adventures for all ages.

Makeshift Stories explores, space, time, alternate realities, and the near future in an ever expanding fantasy and SF universe. Each episode we bring to life a somewhat random collection of characters in clean family friendly adventures for all ages.
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Canada

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Makeshift Stories explores, space, time, alternate realities, and the near future in an ever expanding fantasy and SF universe. Each episode we bring to life a somewhat random collection of characters in clean family friendly adventures for all ages.

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English


Episodes

128. Trick of Treat

10/16/2017
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Itsumi Goto has been working for 20 years cleaning up after extraterrestrial experiments. When one goes wrong on Halloween, causing hours of unwanted overtime, she starts to consider her options. But the only way to get home early that night is to take matters into her own hands, which leads to an unexpected result. Written...

Duration: 00:27:58


127. Ceres Chapter 9 – Calculation Error

9/30/2017
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Tim reveals to Sarine that he has found a potential problem with the mission design for DZ Aerospace’s first deep space asteroid mining craft. Sarine has the feeling she may have met Tim in an alternate history. Janva realizes she has transferred to the wrong time allowing Amos decades to change the history of the...

Duration: 00:09:58


126. The Extraterrestrial Roadshow

9/17/2017
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In this month’s story Sabina and Jason decide to take an object given to Sabina by her uncle to the Extraterrestrial Roadshow to find out if it is a real alien artifact. The results are not what either expect. Written by Alan V Hare. Read by Mitchell Tew and Alan V Hare Opening and Closing...

Duration: 00:30:25


125. Ceres Chapter 8 – Alternate History

9/1/2017
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While preparing for an important meeting with the head of another global company, Amos reflects on his failure to reshape world history to allow him to complete his mission. He begins to suspect the CEO of the other company is the unwanted Aleutian who followed him, so Amos structures the meeting to his advantage, but...

Duration: 00:14:56


124. Mybo

8/14/2017
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In this month’s story, after being shut down for years, Mybo through an act of nature, is reactivated. The bot finds itself in a new and foreign body. With large gaps in its damaged memory, Mybo can remember little other than his name and a strong desire to help. A prairie dog who witnesses Mybo’s...

Duration: 00:33:10


123. Ceres Chapter 7 – Cloud Management

8/1/2017
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Immediately after the transmutation, using hacked technology from the third planet the Triffle are discouraged, nothing has changed except that Galan is taking over. Coming out of retirement because of an oddly familiar disturbance Serene finds herself in a place and time where she has been before, but something is wrong. Janva is surprised that...

Duration: 00:11:21


122. The Rift (Part 2)

7/16/2017
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In this month’s story, Tanvi, an agent from a group called the consensus, arrives at her destination, only to discover that their opposition is already there. With the fate of two worlds hanging in the balance, she is forced to improvise. Written by Alan V Hare. Read by Mitchell Tew and Alan V Hare Opening...

Duration: 00:25:13


121. Ceres Chapter 6 – Escape at Last

7/1/2017
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Janva uses the technology in the captured alien satellite to create an opportunity to escape. However, she underestimates Amos, and her plans go awry. Written by Alan V Hare. Read by Mitchell Tew. Opening and Closing Theme David H. Radio static sound FX licensed from Sound Snap (soundsnap.com) Makeshift Stories is released under a creative...

Duration: 00:09:49


120. The Rift (Part 1)

6/17/2017
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In this month’s story, Tanvi, an agent from a group called the consensus, arrives at her destination, only to discover that their opposition is already there. With the fate of two worlds hanging in the balance, she is forced to improvise. Written by Alan V Hare. Read by Mitchell Tew Opening and Closing Theme David...

Duration: 00:19:13


119. Ceres Chapter 5 – Moves and Counter Moves

6/1/2017
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After capturing the alien probe, Galan comes up with a daring plan to exploit its technology and free the Triffel from Ceres. However, Amos is not convinced that his COO is operating entirely on his own and suspects that the Aleutian parasite Galan carries in his mind is somehow influencing him. Written by Alan V...

Duration: 00:09:07


118. The Pattern Master

5/18/2017
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The Noah and Riley partners in a small struggling data engineering company, get an unexpected chance to turn their fortunes around. However, Noah is suspicious of their client’s ultimate intentions and prefers to spend time on his dream of writing a graphic novel. He starts collaborating with an artist he met online, who appears to...

Duration: 00:31:22


117. Ceres Chapter 4 – Gift From Beyond

5/1/2017
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A suspicious probe from the third planet arrives at Ceres. Believing that they have been discovered and the primitive spacecraft is there to spy on the Triffle, Amos gives orders for it to be captured. Galan comes up with a ludicrous idea that will either work or kill him and his captive Aleutian mind. Written...

Duration: 00:11:03


116. No User Serviceable Parts

4/15/2017
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In this month’s story, the owner of an artificial heart discovers that repairing the machine that has been keeping him alive will cost more than he originally paid for it, so much more, that he cannot afford the name brand part the manufacturer insists he must use. With only a few days to come up...

Duration: 00:29:47


115 Ceres: Chapter 3, Taking Control

4/1/2017
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After the botched transmutation, Janva struggles with her host Galan, to gain control. It becomes a no-win situation causing Janva to change tactics. Amos, unsure of who he is dealing with resorts to an extreme measure. Written by Alan V Hare. Read by Mitchell Tew. Opening and Closing Theme David H. Radio static sound FX...

Duration: 00:07:40


114. Zoya and Shaan

3/16/2017
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Zoya was placed in hibernation for the 560 light-year trip to the Earth-like planet Kepler-186f. However, after only one hundred and eighty days into the journey, she finds herself accidently revived to a sleeping ship. She is only person awake, and one of the few systems she has access to is communications. Written by Alan...

Duration: 00:33:17


113. Ceres: Chapter 2, The Aleutian

3/1/2017
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Janva, an Aleutian agent, is sent to Ceres on an emergency mission to the obscure dwarf world Ceres after Sarene, the Aleutian Council’s senior operative, refuses to come out of retirement. What appears to be a routine intervention into the affairs of a rogue sequestered civilization, goes off the track, leaving Janva wondering what the...

Duration: 00:10:18


112. The Trolley Problem

2/16/2017
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Emergent Intelligence Corporation has used the doctrine of utilitarianism to provide moral guidance for its sentient, autonomous autopilots. In short, the machines must always do what causes the least harm. But an accident occurs in which autopilot 6439 appears to have not followed this doctrine. The company and the autopilot are taken to court by...

Duration: 00:30:22


111. Ceres: Chapter 1, Beginnings

2/2/2017
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An agent arrives on the tiny remote world of Ceres, to monitor the exiles who live there. However, an unknown force tries to intervene revealing the unwanted presence of the intruder. Written by Alan V Hare. Read by Mitchell Tew. Opening and Closing Theme David H. Radio static sound FX licensed from Sound Snap (soundsnap.com)...

Duration: 00:13:52


110. Impetus

1/10/2017
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Dr. Nayna Chike, the creator of the world’s only functioning reactionless drive, is on her way to the moon to celebrate the twenty-fifth anniversary of her invention. Over the years others have tried and failed to imitate her propulsion system. For two and a half decades she has protected the secret to the drive’s success....

Duration: 00:29:05


109. Tech Support

12/15/2016
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In this month’s story, Aiden, an overwhelmed office worker, decides he needs help to take care of the routine things in his life. He discovers a new home automation hub, designed by a small obscure company, that can control all the internet enabled devices he has purchased to make his life easier. The hub’s manufacturer...

Duration: 00:37:11

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