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Cinderbrush: A Monsterhearts Story (A Critical Role One-Shot)

Welcome to our special Valentine's Day Monsterhearts one-shot! Four teenagers take on the horrors of high school - hormones, social cliques, teen angst... Oh, and they're also monsters.

Meet the Cast:

Master of Ceremonies Matthew Mercer: https://twitter.com/matthewmercer

Taliesin Jaffe as Jamie Wrenly: https://twitter.com/executivegoth

Ashley Johnson as Cameron Solomon: https://twitter.com/TheVulcanSalute

Erika Ishii as Sasha Murasaki: https://twitter.com/erikaishii

Ally Beardsley as Abigail 'AF' Flowers: https://twitter.com/agbeardsley

Check out Monsterhearts creator, Avery Alder: https://twitter.com/lackingceremony

Get the physical version of Monsterhearts 2 here: https://gumroad.com/averyalder#UMJzM

Download the Monsterhearts 2 PDF at: https://critrole.com/monsterhearts

This is an affiliate link and Critical Role may be compensated for purchases made. Thank you so much for your support! And don't miss out on our official Cinderbrush logo sticker: https://shop.critrole.com

C2E95 Blessing In Disguise

Now in the jungles of the White Dawn Lagoon, the Mighty Nein find themselves challenged not just by Caduceus' journey of faith, but by Jester's as well...

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Talks Machina: Discussing C2E94 - With Great Power…

Sam Riegel and Laura Bailey join host Brian W. Foster to discuss the revelations of Campaign 2, Episode 94 - With Great Power...

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C2E94 With Great Power…

The Mighty Nein take stock after their tangle with a dealmaker but their arrival at a new destination holds unexpected answers...

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Talks Machina: Discussing C2E93 - Misery Loves Company

Taliesin Jaffe and Ashley Johnson join host Brian W. Foster to discuss the bargaining of Campaign 2, Episode 93 - Misery Loves Company.

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C2E93 Misery Loves Company

The Mighty Nein find themselves on the hunt for the entity responsible for Nott's predicament, but neither the journey nor the quarry are quite what they expected...

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Talks Machina: Discussing C2E92 - Home Is Where the Heart Is

Laura Bailey and Marisha Ray join host Brian W. Foster to discuss the heartaches and homecomings from Campaign 2, Episode 92 - Home Is Where the Heart Is.

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C2E92 Home Is Where the Heart Is

The Mighty Nein chase a lead on Nott's curse, but that lead brings Beau face to face with a past she would rather leave behind.

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Talks Machina: Discussing C2E91 - Stone to Clay

Sam Riegel and Travis Willingham join host Brian W. Foster to discuss the twists and turns of Campaign 2, Episode 91 - Stone to Clay.

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C2E91 Stone to Clay

The Mighty Nein spend some time at home connecting with an ally, while the answer to a once-distant goal comes rapidly into view...

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Talks Machina: Discussing C2E89-90 - Lingering Wounds & Bathhouses and Bastions

Ashley Johnson and Matthew Mercer join host Brian W. Foster to discuss the Mighty Nein's downtime and diplomacy in Campaign 2, Episode 89 - Lingering Wounds and Campaign 2, Episode 90 - Bathhouses and Bastions.

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C2E90 Bathhouses and Bastions

The Mighty Nein continue their research and relaxation in Rexxentrum before returning to Xhorhas in hopes of convincing the Bright Queen to parley...

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C2E89 Lingering Wounds

The Mighty Nein take a couple days of downtime in Rexxentrum to research, train, and reconnect with faces from the past...

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Talks Machina: Discussing C2E88 - Unwanted Reunions

Liam O'Brien and Sam Riegel join host Brian W. Foster to discuss the tense events of Campaign 2, Episode 88 - Unwanted Reunions.

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C2E88 Unwanted Reunions

The Mighty Nein must deal with the political ramifications of their choices as they wade further into the depths of the war between the Empire and Xhorhas...

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Talks Machina: Discussing C2E87 - Punishment and Politics

Marisha Ray and Taliesin Jaffe join host Brian W. Foster to discuss the conflicts on the battlefield and in the courts from Campaign 2, Episode 87 - Punishment and Politics.

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C2E87 Punishment and Politics

Running on fumes, the Mighty Nein face down the new form of their old threat, but it is diplomacy that proves to be an even greater challenge...

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The Adventures of the Darrington Brigade

Live from the Bass Concert Hall in Austin, TX, Taryon Darrington leads a troupe of unlikely miscreants through a dangerous journey in search of glory!

This one-shot takes place 10 years following the end of Campaign 1 and includes some Vox Machina spoilers.

Original character art by Aviv Or: https://twitter.com/AvivOr

Taryon Darrington and Doty miniatures by Steamforged Games: https://twitter.com/SteamforgedLtd 

Darrington Brigade miniatures provided by Eldritch Foundry: https://twitter.com/EldritchFoundry 

Miniatures painted by Iron Tusk Painting: https://twitter.com/PaintingTusk

Talks Machina: Discussing C2E86 - The Cathedral

Matthew Mercer and Ashley Johnson join host Brian W. Foster to discuss Yasha's return and the wild events of Campaign 2, Episode 86 - The Cathedral.

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C2E86 The Cathedral

The Mighty Nein race to the cathedral of the Dawnfather in a desperate effort to stop Obann's sinister plot...

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Talks Machina: Discussing C2E85 - The Threads Converge

Liam O'Brien and Marisha Ray join host Brian W. Foster to discuss the action and revelations of Campaign 2, Episode 85 - The Threads Converge.

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UnDeadwood Part IV: Goodnight, Miss Miram

Our heroes close in on the Necromancer after another personal loss, and come to realize justice takes many forms.

UnDeadwood was created and produced by Brian W. Foster and Ivan Van Norman, and is powered by the Deadlands: Reloaded setting for the Savage Worlds RPG system.

Music by Jason Charles Miller: https://twitter.com/jasoncmiller

Additional Music by Neal Acree: https://twitter.com/neal_acree

Character Art by Kent Davis: https://twitter.com/iDrawBagman

Design & layout by Bryan Weiss: https://twitter.com/PlayRPGandCo

Miniatures and terrain painted by Iron Tusk Painting: https://www.instagram.com/irontuskpainting

Meet the cast! Brian W. Foster: https://www.instagram.com/brianwfoster

Marisha Ray: https://twitter.com/Marisha_Ray

Matthew Mercer: https://twitter.com/matthewmercer

Khary Payton: https://twitter.com/kharypayton

Anjali Bhimani: https://twitter.com/sweeetanj

Travis Willingham: https://twitter.com/WillingBlam

Ivan Van Norman: https://twitter.com/Hydra_Lord

C2E85 The Threads Converge

The Mighty Nein find danger in an unexpected place when they're forced to contend with an assassin, and inch closer to uncovering truths about both the Angel of Irons and themselves...

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Talks Machina: Discussing C2E84 - Titles and Tattoos

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Laura Bailey and Travis Willingham join host Brian W. Foster to discuss the reunions and surprises of Campaign 2, Episode 84 - Titles and Tattoos.

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C2E84 Titles and Tattoos

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Having survived the dangers of the Folding Halls, the Mighty Nein must now grapple with the gravity of Obann’s plot and decide who in the Empire they can possibly trust...

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Talks Machina: Discussing C2E83 - Dark Bargains

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Matthew Mercer and Liam O'Brien join host Brian W. Foster to discuss the Mighy Nein's discoveries within the astral dreadnought.

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UnDeadwood Part III: I Got My Wish

On the trail of the puppet master, Arabella faces a devastating choice while the mystery's home grows closer.

UnDeadwood was created and produced by Brian W. Foster and Ivan Van Norman, and is powered by the Deadlands: Reloaded setting for the Savage Worlds RPG system.

Watch UnDeadwood Fridays at 7pm Pacific at http://twitch.tv/criticalrole

VOD available on Sundays at http://youtube.com/criticalrole

Music by Jason Charles Miller: https://twitter.com/jasoncmiller

Character Art by Kent Davis: https://twitter.com/iDrawBagman

Design & layout by Bryan Weiss: https://twitter.com/PlayRPGandCo

Miniatures and terrain painted by Iron Tusk Painting: https://www.instagram.com/irontuskpainting

Meet the cast! Brian W. Foster: https://www.instagram.com/brianwfoster

Marisha Ray: https://twitter.com/Marisha_Ray

Matthew Mercer: https://twitter.com/matthewmercer

Khary Payton: https://twitter.com/kharypayton

Anjali Bhimani: https://twitter.com/sweeetanj

Travis Willingham: https://twitter.com/WillingBlam

Ivan Van Norman: https://twitter.com/Hydra_Lord

C2E83 Dark Bargains

Join our November fundraising drive with OSD to support active duty military, veterans, and family members. Donate now at: https://critrole.com/osd Tonight's episode is sponsored by our friends at Eldritch Foundry, makers of the highest-quality, on-demand miniatures.

Now trapped within the astral dreadnought, the Mighty Nein must decide whether or not to trust the entity that they discover waiting inside...

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Talks Machina: Discussing C2E82 - The Beat of the Permaheart

This episode is sponsored by Reaper Miniatures and their ongoing Bones 5 Kickstarter campaign. Support now at http://reapermini.com/bones5

Our second sponsorship is World Anvil, a powerful world-building platform perfect for writers, game masters and players. Check them out at https://www.worldanvil.com

Sam Riegel and Taliesin Jaffe join host Brian W. Foster to discuss the dangerous discoveries of Campaign 2, Episode 82 - The Beat of the Permaheart. A wild Marisha appears!

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UnDeadwood Part II: God Don’t Play Cards

After being bestowed with mysterious power and a sense of coming dread, our wary clan finds some of Deadwood's residents might not be as frightened as they seem.

UnDeadwood was created and produced by Brian W. Foster and Ivan Van Norman, and is powered by the Deadlands: Reloaded setting for the Savage Worlds RPG system.

Watch UnDeadwood Fridays at 7pm Pacific at http://twitch.tv/criticalrole

VOD available on Sundays at http://youtube.com/criticalrole

Music by Jason Charles Miller: https://twitter.com/jasoncmiller

Character Art by Kent Davis: https://twitter.com/iDrawBagman

Design & layout by Bryan Weiss: https://twitter.com/PlayRPGandCo

Miniatures and terrain painted by Iron Tusk Painting: https://www.instagram.com/irontuskpainting

Meet the cast! Brian W. Foster: https://www.instagram.com/brianwfoster

Marisha Ray: https://twitter.com/Marisha_Ray

Matthew Mercer: https://twitter.com/matthewmercer

Khary Payton: https://twitter.com/kharypayton

Anjali Bhimani: https://twitter.com/sweeetanj

Travis Willingham: https://twitter.com/WillingBlam

Ivan Van Norman: https://twitter.com/Hydra_Lord

C2E82 The Beat of the Permaheart

The Mighty Nein continue their plunge into the Heirloom Sphere, seeking out a dangerous item whose destruction could change the tide in their fight against the Angel of Irons...

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Talks Machina: Discussing C2E81 - From Door to Door

Travis and Marisha join host Brian W. Foster to discuss the Mighty Nein's action-packed escapade through the Heirloom Sphere in Campaign 2, Episode 81 - From Door to Door.

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UnDeadwood Part I: Stay Close, Reverend

Five strangers to both each other and the historic mining town of Deadwood are hired to investigate supernatural rumors by a local community pillar.

UnDeadwood was created and produced by Brian W. Foster and Ivan Van Norman, and is powered by the Deadlands: Reloaded setting for the Savage Worlds RPG system.

Watch UnDeadwood Fridays at 7pm Pacific at http://twitch.tv/criticalrole VOD available on Sundays at http://youtube.com/criticalrole

Music by Jason Charles Miller: https://twitter.com/jasoncmiller

Character Art by Kent Davis: https://twitter.com/iDrawBagman

Design & layout by Bryan Weiss: https://twitter.com/PlayRPGandCo

Miniatures and terrain painted by Iron Tusk Painting: https://www.instagram.com/irontuskpai...

Meet the cast! Brian W. Foster: https://www.instagram.com/brianwfoster

Marisha Ray: https://twitter.com/Marisha_Ray

Matthew Mercer: https://twitter.com/matthewmercer

Khary Payton: https://twitter.com/kharypayton

Anjali Bhimani: https://twitter.com/sweeetanj

Travis Willingham: https://twitter.com/WillingBlam

Ivan Van Norman: https://twitter.com/Hydra_Lord

C2E81 From Door to Door

Continuing their search for Yussa and hoping to find a possible boon in their struggle against Obann, the Mighty Nein wander the Heirloom Sphere into rooms of ever-growing danger...

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Talks Machina: Discussing C2E80 - The Folding Halls

Matthew and Taliesin join host Brian W. Foster to discuss the Mighty Nein's action-packed search for allies in Campaign 2, Episode 80 - The Folding Halls.

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C2E80 The Folding Halls

The Mighty Nein recover from their encounter with Obann and head to Nicodranas to seek Yussah's guidance, but find more than just a meeting awaits them...

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Talks Machina: Discussing C2E79 - Through the Trees

Twins Laura Bailey and Liam O'Brien sit down with host Brian W. Foster to discuss the pencil-snapping events of Campaign 2, Episode 79 - Through the Trees.

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C2E79 Through the Trees

The Mighty Nein follow the trail of the Cult of the Angel of Irons in hope of beating them to their prize in the Lotusden...

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Talks Machina: Discussing C2E78 - Between the Lines

The Mighty Nein return to Zadash, where lore and knowledge await those that know where to look...

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C2E78 Between the Lines

The Mighty Nein return to Zadash, where lore and knowledge await those that know where to look...

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Talks Machina: Discussing C2E76-77 and Dalen’s Closet

Liam O'Brien and Laura Bailey join host Brian W. Foster to discuss the epic events of Campaign 2, Episodes 76 and 77 along with our Dalen's Closet one-shot!

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C2E77 A Tangled Web

The Mighty Nein must determine their next step as they learn more about the powerful figures from Caleb's past...

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Vox Machina: Dalen’s Closet

Thanks to your generous support in our Legend of Vox Machina Kickstarter campaign, Vox Machina returns in this special one-shot!

Vox Machina return to the beaches of Dalen's Closet for the official wedding of Vex'ahlia and Percival, but no wedding ever goes off without a hitch...

Thumbnail art and original character art by Kit Buss: https://twitter.com/AnemoneTea

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C2E76 Refjorged

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Having returned to Uthodurn, the Mighty Nein attempt to tie up loose ends before heading back to the Cinderrest Sanctum...

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Talks Machina: Discussing C2E75 - Rime and Reason

Special guest Mica Burton and Matthew Mercer join host Brian W. Foster to discuss the perilous plans of Campaign 2, Episode 75 - Rime and Reason.

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C2E75 Rime and Reason

The Mighty Nein find themselves transported to snowy Mythburrow in pursuit of a white dragon, and must use all their wisdom to escape with their prize and their lives intact...(guest starring Mica Burton!)

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Talks Machina: Discussing C2E74 - Manifold Morals

Special guest Mica Burton and Marisha Ray join host Brian W. Foster to discuss the ethical implications of Campaign 2, Episode 74 - Manifold Morals, as well as Mica's thoughts behind the crafting of Reani's backstory.

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C2E74 Manifold Morals

Joined by a new, lawful ally, the Mighty Nein delve deeper into the disks of Uthodurn in their search for mythril and the whereabouts of a white dragon... (guest starring Mica Burton!)

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Talks Machina: Discussing C2E73 - Uthodurn

Laura Bailey and Sam Riegel sit down with host Brian W. Foster to discuss the action-packed events of our Indianapolis live show a.k.a. Campaign 2, Episode 73 - Uthodurn.

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C2E73 Uthodurn

Live from Indianapolis, the Mighty Nein journey through the Greying Wildlands to Uthodurn, in hopes of finding someone who can reforge the Star Razor...

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