In this week’s Call of Cthulhu adventure, Frank, Jamie, Augie, Dr. Pepper and Sheila take refuge at an FBI safe house, but stumble on the aftermath of a horrific murder. It seems a local horse rancher has burned down his barn after trapping his late wife inside. The man insists that some kind of shadow creature had crawled into her eyes and taken control of her body. Now, the team must get to the bottom of this mythos mystery before the creatures stalking this isolated ranch house claim another victim. But is this case of possession all that it seems, or are there other forces at play? Can the investigators learn the truth? And who is the shadowy figure that lurks just outside the house? Listen to find out!
The dastardly villains of Apex City are back! What will their next caper be? Will they finally confront The Muni Men, the mayor’s new “superhero task force?” Will they pull off another daring robbery or take another beloved city landmark hostage? Will they be forced to face the consequence of their demonic misdeeds when Schadenfreude comes back, seeking revenge?
Nope! It’s actually none of those things.
Turns out, there’s already a group of supervillains operating in town, a national franchise operation that newbie evildoers must either buy into or add to their list of enemies. When Dr. Monstrosity’s robotic butler teleports The Fear Force Five to its master’s floating fortress high above Apex City, our Hellbinder heroes will have to choose whether or not they want to join. Disagreements about the terms of the contract cause demonic tempers to flare, and the Triple-F finds itself in an existential crisis. Can the Hellbinders keep their powers—and their demons—in check before they obliterate each other in a pointless stand-off? Listen to find out!
The brave band of Nettlers set off on their quest to save their dying hometown! First, they decide to journey north toward the mouth of the Chillfinger River, in hopes of restoring its flow and returning the town’s water supply. They learn that a tribe of ogres has dammed the river somewhere upstream, possibly at the behest of an outside force. Before they set off, however, they’ll have to deal with a traitor at the bandit camp whose loyalty still lies with the corrupt nobleman who runs the town. What perils will they face in the north? What magic sustains the plants and animals of the forest while leaving the citizens of Nettle to die of thirst? What’s going on between Gilda the Griffin and Taeros the shapeshifting Elf? And, seriously, what’s with Avon’s voice? Listen in to this week’s Dungeon World adventure to find out!
When we last left our heroes, they had just infiltrated the compound of a Peruvian drug czar and his gang in order to both rescue Freddie and get him killed. Adversary scientists hold Young Freddie prisoner somewhere on the premises, attempting to extract something very potent from his magical essence. If the Titor House gang doesn’t stop them soon, they’re going to open a tear in the space-time continuum that will have dire consequences for The Employers and all of human history. However, first Tyger, Dan, Jack, Freddie, Pat and Brandon will need to pull together as a team and put their differences aside to accomplish the task at hand. Can they manage this unprecedented feat of solidarity, or is the world as we know it completely doomed? And what of Freddie’s assertion that he will die before this mission is over? Listen to find out!
It’s been a year since the terrorists dropped crystals of Ice-Nine into the water sources of the world’s population centers, plunging humanity into a deepening crisis. As the frozen death spread outward from its various origins, the inhabitable areas have shrunk and the weather has grown increasingly violent. Now, one man has created a vehicle that can survive the devastating conditions of the contamination zone, providing the survivors with their first opportunity to reverse the process that is slowly killing their environment. A dying national guardsman, an alcoholic engineer, a depressive medic and a guilt-ridden scientist set off on an epic journey to retrieve the mother crystal of Ice-Nine from Austin, Texas, in the hopes of finding a way to undo the destruction. But in order to complete their mission, they’ll have to face a lot more than harsh terrain and terrifying ice tornadoes. Forces of opposition are stirring in the wastes, enemies that will push the team to its limits and force them to confront their own personal demons. Will their desperate gambit succeed, or will their mission be lost in the cold? Listen to find out!