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Sometimes You Crit - A DND 5E Actual Play Podcast

In our 5E DnD actual play podcast, a group of "veteran" adventurers set off in the homebrew world of Kerne, the center of the multiverse. In Season 2, join Jim (DM), Chris (Nico), Cole (Dorryn), Ian (Pebble), Mark (Traacs) and Rebecca (Gillee) as they feel out this completely home brewed setting. Our goal is to give the listener the feel of an actual game that you would play with your best friends. Come join us!

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S2E13: It's Another Trap!
Fresh off of our party's successful trap, they do a little interrogation. Without the help of their pacifist Orc friend Brian, they discover that the mysterious organization Grey's Academy has been tailing them since they arrived in Lambrelli. After deciding to make a little visit to their hideout, our party discovers that they aren't the only ones who can set a trap.  Whoops!Intro and Outro music - Brass Orchid by Bobby RichardsFacebookInstagramTwitterSupport the show
97:18 09/24/2022
S2E12: It's A Trap!
After discovering that Brian the Orc was the last survivor of his guard troop, our adventurers ALSO discover that they are being followed. Back in their flat, they devise a plan to turn the tables on their followers and try to find out exactly who is following them and why. And what's up with all of the grey scarfs?Intro and Outro music - Brass Orchid by Bobby RichardsFacebookInstagramTwitterSupport the show
89:24 09/17/2022
S2E11: Dude, Where's My Quest?
Wrapping up some guild business, Pebble and Dorryn are finally able to make a "legal" living.  Unfortunately, the party discovers that someone has been poking around in their new home. They head to the local constables, but things go a bit...sideways? They do end up meeting a long lost companion under very unusual circumstances, however. So that's good, right?Intro and Outro music - Brass Orchid by Bobby RichardsFacebookInstagramTwitterSupport the show
108:05 09/10/2022
S2E10: Cheers and Salutations
After FINALLY finishing off their mini-quest for the adventurers guild, our party earns their very first pin. They are now officially Junior Adventurers! They advance to 3rd level, explore the quaint tavern beneath their new digs, and then decide that splitting  the party three ways is a good idea. What could possibly go wrong?Intro and Outro music - Brass Orchid by Bobby RichardsFacebookInstagramTwitterSupport the show
99:43 09/03/2022
S2E9: Spelunking with Pebble
After finishing off the rat swarms, our party decides to search further in the garbage pile, eventually coming across a very small tunnel leading into the ground. In a party of bigs and smalls, however, only  the three smalls could possibly fit in the tunnel. Will they come up with a complete, well thought plan? Or will they do something unconventional and possibly fatal? I mean...have you met our party? Intro and Outro music - Brass Orchid by Bobby RichardsFacebookInstagramTwitterSupport the show
95:46 08/27/2022
S2E8: The Great Druid Detective
Test day! We find out that our adventurers, trying to get into the Adventurers Guild, seem to be pretty good at tracking down lost items.  But once you find where they went, how do you actually get them? And why is the Archeology test so dang hard? Intro and Outro music - Brass Orchid by Bobby RichardsFacebookInstagramTwitterSupport the show
104:00 08/20/2022
S2E7: Better Call Franco
Waking up after their first night in Lambrelli, our party gets a very expensive knock on the door. They deal with the criminal justice system, do a little sight seeing and eventually find a temporary base of operations. How is the archaeology test so long? And why does everyone get a cut of everything?Intro and Outro music - Brass Orchid by Bobby RichardsFacebookInstagramTwitterSupport the show
115:32 08/13/2022
S2E6: Picking Paths and Pockets
Finally in Lambrelli proper, our party is forced to leave Nico at an inn (due to illness) while they do a little reconnoitering.  They research some guilds, find out that archeology can be profitable and "acquire" some gems.  They also meet a mysterious beggar with a very expensive message. Intro and Outro music - Brass Orchid by Bobby RichardsFacebookInstagramTwitterSupport the show
112:16 08/06/2022
S2E5: Death and Taxes
As newly minted level 2 characters, our party finally...FINALLY...reach Lambrelli.  Or at least one outer part known as The Drift.  Here on the floating island, they discover that the old adage is absolutely true.  Nothing is certain except death and taxes. And they get both in spades. Intro and Outro music - Brass Orchid by Bobby RichardsFacebookInstagramTwitterSupport the show
102:53 07/30/2022
S2E4: Orcish Diplomacy
After finding New Nose, our party comes across an unlikely witness in the cargo hold.  They expertly investigate the murder, and then come face to face with the "killers." Hopefully, they can clear their name in time to reach The Drift, the floating island just outside of Lambrelli.  But who's going to cook now?Intro and Outro music - Brass Orchid by Bobby RichardsFacebookInstagramTwitterSupport the show
95:06 07/23/2022
S2E3: Guess Who's Coming to Dinner?
Our party finally gets out of time-out just in time to attend the captain's dinner. There they have an interesting conversation with the Ambassador, make a sale and find out a little about Lambrelli.  Unfortunately, they soon find out that a murder has happened on the ship and, of course, they just might be the prime suspects.  Now they just have to find the killer in a day or maybe swim with the fishes.  And by fishes, I mean sharks. Intro and Outro music - Brass Orchid by Bobby RichardsFacebookInstagramTwitterSupport the show
104:51 07/16/2022
S2E2: I'd Like to Speak to Your Manager
Fresh back from their visit to the ghost ship, our party is finally able to give No Nose his new nose. They then decide that going all Karen toward the ship's quartermaster is the best course of action when they don't get their way immediately.  Someone tell me...does that ever work?Intro and Outro music - Brass Orchid by Bobby RichardsFacebookInstagramTwitterSupport the show
110:14 07/09/2022
S2E1: No Nose is Good Nose
Welcome to Season 2 of Sometimes You Crit!  Our "party" find themselves on Mermaids' Insanity, a cargo ship heading to another continent and The Sacred Capital of Lambrelli, Free City of the Eternal Goddess.  Sharing a bunk space with others, they discover a golem, a shared fear of Inquisitors and a cook with no nose.  The appearance of a ghost ship in the middle of the night leads them to discover a grisly scene.  They also now know why you NEVER mention the ship's name to the captain.  They learned THAT the hard way.  Come join us for a new adventure with all new characters.Intro and Outro music - Brass Orchid by Bobby RichardsFacebookInstagramTwitterSupport the show
164:42 07/02/2022
S1E15: In the Blink of an Eye
Season 1 comes to an end as the Motley Few find themselves inside of The Rift.  Unfortunately, they find out that they are NOT alone for long.  With Ashardalon's Eye burning brightly, they find an unexpected way out of their dilemma.  Thus ends Season 1 of Sometimes You Crit. Can't wait for Season 2 to start.FacebookInstagramTwitterIntro and Outro music - Brass Orchid by Bobby RichardsSupport the show
61:28 06/18/2022
S1E14: A Rifted Development
After falling into the third level of Arborea, The Motley Few search for The Rift and a way to defuse Ashardalon's Egg.  They find castles in the sand, watch an ancient movie and then come face to face with The Rift.  And somehow, monkeys are involved.  Closing in on wrapping up season 1!FacebookInstagramTwitterIntro and Outro music - Brass Orchid by Bobby RichardsSupport the show
133:37 06/11/2022
S1E13: Symon Says
Spurred on by a God, The Motley Few try to find a way to destroy / neutralize Ashardalon's Egg, all the while trying to deal with the death of another friend.  With the guidance of Symon Leoris, they search for the lowest reaches of Arborea in search of The Rift, a moving phenomenon that exists in all of the Outer Planes. But if they find it, will it save Arborea?FacebookInstagramTwitterIntro and Outro music - Brass Orchid by Bobby RichardsSupport the show
168:31 05/29/2022
S1E12: Don't Dragon Me Down
The Motley Few find themselves ejected into Arborea, somehow entering through an unknown portal.   There they have to come to terms with one basic fact.  Did their messing with Ashardalon's Egg somehow activate a homing beacon of sorts?  Also, why do they continue to mess with things that they do not understand? At least they find a good roving party to hang with, so it can't be all bad...right?FacebookInstagramTwitterIntro and Outro music - Brass Orchid by Bobby Richards Support the show
103:10 05/14/2022
S1E11: Icabob Jones and the Temple of Ashardalon
The Motley Few find themselves at a true fork in the road.  With paths leading toward a kobold army, the relative safety of the surface, chasing the ogre / Gigglewich and east toward the unknown, they make a choice that will change the campaign forever.  Of course, making decisions is really not their thing, unfortunately.  Yet somehow they end up with..something.  They just don't know what. FacebookInstagramTwitterIntro and Outro music - Brass Orchid by Bobby RichardsSupport the show
142:10 05/07/2022
S1E10: Brownies, Chains and Explosions. Oh my!
Following the fall of a party member, The Motley Few steel themselves to delve deeper into the kobold mines in search of Brad / Gigglewich and the mysterious "Ashardalon's Egg."  Can they overcome their enemies to move closer to their objective? Can they make a decision once faced with a choice of two paths?  And who brought the Tortle? FacebookInstagramTwitterIntro and Outro music - Brass Orchid by Bobby RichardsSupport the show
117:39 04/30/2022
S1E9: Fairy, Well Done
The Motley Few continue their chase of the kobold chieftain /warlock Gigglewich deep into the mines.  They know now that he is searching for the "Ashardalon's Egg," but have no idea what that is.  Stumbling upon the deepest part of the mines, the party has to make a choice.  How can they release the prisoners, take the egg AND successfully bypass a dragon wyrmling?  And what about the title of this episode?  What's up with that?FacebookInstagramTwitterIntro and Outro music - Brass Orchid by Bobby RichardsSupport the show
124:00 04/23/2022
S1E8: Is this Temple Full of Doom?
The Motley Few, after barely surviving a Drake attack, find a new party member holed up in a cave.  They then discover an ancient dragon temple, learn the secret behind Ashardalon and, by extension, Deicide, and find Gigglewich / Rhett working with the kobolds.  Will they also survive an out of control mine car moving toward certain death that comes down to the last roll of a skill challenge? Hope their luck holds out.FacebookInstagramTwitterIntro and Outro music - Brass Orchid by Bobby RichardsSupport the show
196:00 04/16/2022
S1E7: He Ain't Heavy, He's My Brother
Our band of adventurers, known now as the Motley Few according to a certain Inquisitor, wakes up to find themselves jailed in a tower.  The encounter more kobolds, get in the middle of a sibling rivalry and try to make their way to a certain dragon temple. Heck, we even had a Crit 20 on a death save.  What's cooler than that?  Bonus: You get to hear us kind of in between a break talking about who sang Radioactive!FacebookInstagramTwitterIntro and Outro music - Brass Orchid by Bobby RichardsSupport the show
181:27 04/10/2022
S1E6.5: What Was the DM Thinking?
In this short episode, DM Jim discusses everything about being a DM, what the group is trying to accomplish by making this podcast, and gives some insight into everything that happened in Episode 6.  Spoiler Alert!!!FacebookInstagramTwitterSupport the show
26:23 04/02/2022
S1E6: Out of the Dragon and into the Fire
Our merry band of adventurers are just trying to do the right thing.  But a possession, an escape from another realm and the return of dragons is making it super hard.  Maybe they should just attack some kobolds and see what happens.  After all, a third level party should be able to handle a lot of 5 hp creatures, right?FacebookInstagramTwitterIntro and Outro music - Brass Orchid by Bobby RichardsSupport the show
192:53 03/27/2022
S1E5: Stop Dragon My Heart Around
Our yet to be named merry band of adventurers find themselves on the other side of...what?  They meet a new friend, find a LOT of wax, and finally catch up to little Jonas. Did I mention the dragons?FacebookInstagramTwitterIntro and Outro music - Brass Orchid by Bobby RichardsSupport the show
154:50 03/19/2022
S1E4: A Cleric Could Be Handy
Our yet to be named merry band of adventurers find themselves up to their ears in mysteries in the Village of Woolhope. From run ins with the authorities, mysteries and an encounter with the Inquisitor, nothing seems to go their way. At least the little boy Jonas is exactly as he seems. Right?FacebookInstagramTwitterIntro and Outro music - Brass Orchid by Bobby RichardsSupport the show
166:04 03/13/2022
S1E3: The Arrival of the Inquisitor
Our merry band of adventurers explore the village of Woolhope. There they encounter a creepy child, a hidden cleric and a planar mystery.  And while all of that is going on, the arrival of the Inquisitor shakes their connection to magic to it's core.  FacebookInstagramTwitterIntro and Outro music - Brass Orchid by Bobby RichardsSupport the show
170:15 03/05/2022
S1E2: Things That Go Bump in a Bar
Our still unnamed band of adventurers arrive in Woolhope.  There they find a mystery, a magical graveyard and the fact that one of them has a serious drinking problem. Oh yeah, they make it to level 2!FacebookInstagramTwitterIntro and Outro music - Brass Orchid by Bobby RichardsSupport the show
168:17 02/26/2022
S1E1: Session 0
In this first episode, we go over player introductions, give you some background information on the characters, a few house rules and actually get a little playing in.  Our hearty band of adventurers, chasing after the warlock Gigglewich during a downpour, make their way to the village of Woolhope. NOTE: During the first part of the session zero part, one of our cast members had a little microphone issue.  That is all cleared up during this episode and doesn't appear anywhere else.  Just a little FYI.FacebookInstagramTwitterThunder HD by Mark DiAngelo - CC Attribution 3.0  No changes were made.Intro and Outro music - Brass Orchid by Bobby RichardsSupport the show
113:02 02/19/2022