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Original Science Fiction – Makeshift Stories

Fantasy & Science Fiction Podc

Makeshift Stories is an indie sci-fi, fantasy, and speculative fiction podcast for all ages. Twice a month, escape the ordinary and join us on a journey through space, time, possible futures, alternative pasts and the unexplainable.

Makeshift Stories is an indie sci-fi, fantasy, and speculative fiction podcast for all ages. Twice a month, escape the ordinary and join us on a journey through space, time, possible futures, alternative pasts and the unexplainable.

Location:

Calgary, AB

Description:

Makeshift Stories is an indie sci-fi, fantasy, and speculative fiction podcast for all ages. Twice a month, escape the ordinary and join us on a journey through space, time, possible futures, alternative pasts and the unexplainable.

Language:

English

Contact:

5874321229


Episodes

The 5th World – Final Chapter

11/22/2022
Ex Caelo discovers the true nature of the mission to the 5th world after suspecting information is being withheld and […]

Duration:00:17:16

Unlicensed Appearance

11/16/2022
A retired actor, who played a superhero, is inadvertently invited to a comic convention thirty years after her last film. […]

Duration:00:26:47

Diary of an Unintentional Extraordinary Life: 7 – Home Invasion

10/31/2022
Doctor Slo-Mo wins what he believes is a life-changing job on the Hero-on-the-way app. However, a minor mistake turns it […]

Duration:00:27:38

Dark Side

10/20/2022
An augmented reality graffiti artist, who targets corporate ads, suspects she is being watched. She manages to avoid being caught […]

Duration:00:30:26

The Grand Erewhon Palace

10/1/2022
After winning a dream vacation in an online contest, the winner finds themself at an exclusive luxury resort with an […]

Island Three

9/17/2022
Disguised as an indentured worker, Seda infiltrates a space habitat for the wealthy with the intent of making its citizens […]

Duration:00:34:06

The Counterfactual Detective Agency

9/4/2022
In order to pay for its hosting costs, an artificial intelligence of dubious character was forced to open the world’s […]

Duration:00:37:03

Baseline Human

8/17/2022
Anvi, the sole survivor of a mission to search for life in the Proxima Centauri star system returns to earth […]

Duration:00:30:26

Virtual Love

8/1/2022
Riku Saito, a famous game developer, reluctantly complicit in maximizing player value for investors, is faced with making a choice […]

Duration:00:34:07

The AI’s First Story

7/16/2022
A programmer is tasked with training an artificial intelligence to understand creativity by having it create a story. As the […]

Duration:00:29:37

The 5th World – Chapter 6

7/1/2022
Ex Caelo and Ship are helped to escape capture by a mysterious group of Rodentians who claim to be simply […]

Duration:00:21:48

Transient Memory

6/17/2022
An office worker finds a cap made of smart fabric in a thrift store on his lunch break and thinks […]

Duration:00:28:49

The 5th World – Chapter 5

6/2/2022
In this return to the serial story the 5th World, a technician repairing Ex Caelo and Opertarius’s ankle trackers suspects […]

Duration:00:25:22

Incident at Lone Point

5/18/2022
Despite not being interested in LARPing, Avery reluctantly attends a weekend event at a remote summer camp, put on by […]

Duration:00:30:41

The Upper Limit

5/4/2022
In the afterma­th of a meeting, Julian wakes up aboard a spacecraft that is traveling to another star. His abductor […]

Duration:00:22:36

Bonus Episode Live at Calgary Expo

4/25/2022
This bonus episode of Makeshift Stories was performed by Mitchell Tew in front of a live audience at the Calgary Expo Comics & Entertainment con on April 21, 2022. The story being read originally appeared in our feed on April 17th, 2020, as episode 184 DIARY OF AN UNINTENTIONAL EXTRAORDINARY LIFE. Please note this was a live performance so the audio quality is limited. We hope you enjoy this performance of the story.

Duration:00:23:03

The Stand-in

4/18/2022
A rogue android, hiding from capture in Tokyo by posing as a stand-in, begins to feel the need to develop […]

Duration:00:29:25

Erasure

4/4/2022
After reading his rediscovered diary Emilio, an indentured farm labourer, begins to suspect an entire year is missing from the […]

Duration:00:26:46

Ken Likelely, Supreme Ruler

3/17/2022
While taking time away from a protest he and Mrs. Green started to prevent Boardwalk Estates from adopting a new […]

Duration:00:36:46

Simulation

3/4/2022
After a successful operation to regain her sight, Annisa starts to suspect people around her are lying. When she catches […]

Duration:00:22:09