CritStorm Cast

An actual-play Podcast with a group of friends, rolling dice and laughing at all the right moments. This is CritStorm.

Episode 46- My Father, My Son.

January 16th, 2021

The CritStorm Gang are now hard-pressed with finding who is beneath the church here in the Village of Baroviam screaming "Father! I'm STARVING!!!"
Father Donavich has been left to finish the burial of the former leader of the village.  But something is definitely not right here.

This group of heroes may be untested and inexperienced, but they are ready to prove their mettle and forge a new path. What they lack in experience they make up with uncanny humor, an advantage on sarcasm, and attacks of wit. They are ready to fight through the tempestuous storms that will arise. They are ready to face the CritStorm!

Thanks to Jonathan Howell for our intro & outro. Check him out on Twitter @minimpossible

Special thanks to Darren Curtis at www.darrencurtismusic.com

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Episode 45- Cemeteries Are a Grave Matter

January 1st, 2021

Upon following the newfound individual known as Izmark in the tavern, he agrees to lead them to the home of the Burgomaster.  It's there that they meet Ireena, the one mentioned in the letter found on the body outside of town on the road.  It's here they soon have a task asked of them, a personal one... there's been a death in the family. 

This group of heroes may be untested and inexperienced, but they are ready to prove their mettle and forge a new path. What they lack in experience they make up with uncanny humor, an advantage on sarcasm, and attacks of wit. They are ready to fight through the tempestuous storms that will arise. They are ready to face the CritStorm!

Thanks to Jonathan Howell for our intro & outro. Check him out on Twitter @minimpossible

Special thanks to Darren Curtis at www.darrencurtismusic.com

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Episode 44- Mist, Shadow… and Burger King?

December 18th, 2020

The mist clings to your body and envelopes your lungs as your blurred vision comes back into focus.  Our heroes aren't in Talkure anymore.  Awakening in a muddy road, each of them finds new items, a chill in the air and a the faint howl of something deep in the woods surrounding them.  Welcome, my children... to Barovia.

This group of heroes may be untested and inexperienced, but they are ready to prove their mettle and forge a new path. What they lack in experience they make up with uncanny humor, an advantage on sarcasm, and attacks of wit. They are ready to fight through the tempestuous storms that will arise. They are ready to face the CritStorm!

Thanks to Jonathan Howell for our intro & outro. Check him out on Twitter @minimpossible

Special thanks to Darren Curtis at www.darrencurtismusic.com

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Episode 43- An Offer You Can’t Refuse

December 3rd, 2020

Our heroes are charged with bringing Talkure and it's "rightful" rulers back to where they all belong.  However, to do this they must travel to a strange and dangerous land... Barovia.  All is revealed, secrets, betrayal and everything has been leading up to this moment. 

This group of heroes may be untested and inexperienced, but they are ready to prove their mettle and forge a new path. What they lack in experience they make up with uncanny humor, an advantage on sarcasm, and attacks of wit. They are ready to fight through the tempestuous storms that will arise. They are ready to face the CritStorm!

Thanks to Jonathan Howell for our intro & outro. Check him out on Twitter @minimpossible

Special thanks to Darren Curtis at www.darrencurtismusic.com

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Episode 42- Fruits of Their Labor (What hue is my fruit)

November 19th, 2020

The decision now is how fast to loot the bodies, possibly burn down the tree, trust the doll, or deal with the new undead that is greeting them.  What answers are to be found in "trusting" these new possible evils?  Also, our heroes are in for the biggest surprise of their lives when they return to "The Nest" to speak with Ohr.  

This group of heroes may be untested and inexperienced, but they are ready to prove their mettle and forge a new path. What they lack in experience they make up with uncanny humor, an advantage on sarcasm, and attacks of wit. They are ready to fight through the tempestuous storms that will arise. They are ready to face the CritStorm!

Thanks to Jonathan Howell for our intro & outro. Check him out on Twitter @minimpossible

Special thanks to Darren Curtis at www.darrencurtismusic.com

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Episode 41-Cryptic Fires and Hearts Desires

November 5th, 2020

Is it a present?  Is it a terrible white elephant gift?  The CritStorm gang still wants to know what's inside the box!  But more importantly, where are these cultists coming from?  Why are they here?  What does the message from Ohr mean?  "Our very lives are at stake?"  Will our players find out in time?  Or will the ominous chanting that's echoing through these damp and forgotten halls bring on something far more dire? 

This group of heroes may be untested and inexperienced, but they are ready to prove their mettle and forge a new path. What they lack in experience they make up with uncanny humor, an advantage on sarcasm, and attacks of wit. They are ready to fight through the tempestuous storms that will arise. They are ready to face the CritStorm!

Thanks to Jonathan Howell for our intro & outro. Check him out on Twitter @minimpossible

Special thanks to Darren Curtis at www.darrencurtismusic.com

Plus a HUGE thank you to Syrinscape for their amazing sound effects. Also many thanks to Sword Coast Soundscapes

Special thanks to Jeff C. Stevens for the "The Throne of Bone" module

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Episode 40- Wight or Wrong, Vampires suck!

October 15th, 2020

What's in the box? Our adventurers will have to wait to find out. It turns out that a crypt isn't a good place to figure that out since our heroes are accosted on all sides by the undead. The battle wages and the biggest mystery of all is revealed... Fighting against the Shadow Ravens makes Drew sad.

This group of heroes may be untested and inexperienced, but they are ready to prove their mettle and forge a new path. What they lack in experience they make up with uncanny humor, an advantage on sarcasm, and attacks of wit. They are ready to fight through the tempestuous storms that will arise. They are ready to face the CritStorm!

Thanks to Jonathan Howell for our intro & outro. Check him out on Twitter @minimpossible

Special thanks to Darren Curtis at www.darrencurtismusic.com

Plus a HUGE thank you to Syrinscape for their amazing sound effects. Also many thanks to Sword Coast Soundscapes

Special thanks to Jeff C. Stevens for the "The Throne of Bone" module

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Episode 39- Abbey Normal

October 1st, 2020

With a new mission from Ohr of the Diamond Ravens, the group heads to a lone abbey to retrieve something of vital importance.  But it's when they descend into the dusty and long forgotten crypt adjacent to the the fallen abbey itself... is when things get strange.

This group of heroes may be untested and inexperienced, but they are ready to prove their mettle and forge a new path. What they lack in experience they make up with uncanny humor, an advantage on sarcasm, and attacks of wit. They are ready to fight through the tempestuous storms that will arise. They are ready to face the CritStorm!

Thanks to Jonathan Howell for our intro & outro. Check him out on Twitter @minimpossible

Special thanks to Darren Curtis at www.darrencurtismusic.com

Plus a HUGE thank you to Syrinscape for their amazing sound effects. Also many thanks to Sword Coast Soundscapes

Special thanks to Jeff C. Stevens for the "The Throne of Bone" module

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Or email us at: CritstormCast@gmail.com

Episode 38- Till We Meet Again

September 16th, 2020

Our heroes emerge from the stone halls beneath the abandoned temple to be confronted by the werewolf pack... demanding the necklace obtained by the group.  A magical item claiming to be of great importance our, our heroes now face a choice.  Do they give it over?  Will it result in a fight?  Where will they go from here?

This group of heroes may be untested and inexperienced, but they are ready to prove their mettle and forge a new path. What they lack in experience they make up with uncanny humor, an advantage on sarcasm, and attacks of wit. They are ready to fight through the tempestuous storms that will arise. They are ready to face the CritStorm!

Thanks to Jonathan Howell for our intro & outro. Check him out on Twitter @minimpossible

Special thanks to Darren Curtis at www.darrencurtismusic.com

Plus a HUGE thank you to Syrinscape for their amazing sound effects. Also many thanks to Sword Coast Soundscapes

Special thanks to Jeff C. Stevens for the "The Throne of Bone" module

Check us out on social media:
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Or email us at: CritstormCast@gmail.com

CritHanger- Hiatus

July 9th, 2020

The CritStorm gang is going to be taking a break.  But that doesn't mean we wont be missing all of our fantastic listeners or prepping for our grand return.  During this hiatus we'll still be active on Twitter, Discord and Instagram.  So please keep in contact with us if y'all feel inclined.  We'll return mid-September with new episodes in our continuing adventure!  Thanks for understanding everyone and remember, keep those dice hot!

This group of heroes may be untested and inexperienced, but they are ready to prove their mettle and forge a new path. What they lack in experience they make up with uncanny humor, an advantage on sarcasm, and attacks of wit. They are ready to fight through the tempestuous storms that will arise. They are ready to face the CritStorm!

Thanks to Jonathan Howell for our intro & outro. Check him out on Twitter @minimpossible

Special thanks to Darren Curtis at www.darrencurtismusic.com

Plus a HUGE thank you to Syrinscape for their amazing sound effects. Also many thanks to Sword Coast Soundscapes

Check us out on social media:
Facebook
Twitter
Instagram
Join us on Discord 

Or email us at: CritstormCast@gmail.com

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