Year: 2017

The Nerds: Thor Ragnarok

Thor Rangnarok hit us all in early November; in classic Nerds fashion, we are talking about it now.  We sit down to talk about why the Marvel comedy worked, and…

Talking Crit: The Chapter Closes

The adventures of Vox Machina have concluded, and we have a nice episode to tie everything up together.  What a long and strange journey it has been.  Brendan and I…

Season 3 Finale – The Vault of Wonders

"I can't make decisions, I'm a minor!" Here we are, the finale.  It has been a long time coming, and the Head Smashers are facing off against a old foe.…

Season 3, Episode 26 – The Vault of Wonders

"Dolus, stop messing with Schpmoney!" It's getting colder in the Tomb of Rath Modar.  Tarek & The Head Smashers are plunging deeper, encountering more peril and more traps.  They run…

Talking Crit: Vecna the Ascended

We have reached the conclusion, and we have laughed, smiled, cried, and wept at the whole campaign.  It is shared story telling at its best.  It was an epic fight…

Season 3, Episode 25 – The Vault of Wonders

The One With the Round Table It's a round table episode.  We gathered the players around to talk about the three seasons of the podcast.  We go over memories and…

Talking Crit: The Final Ascent

This is it, the calm before the storm.  The lead up fight to the main event, and the contenders are getting ready in the wings.  You can feel it in…

Season 3, Episode 24 – The Vault of Wonders

"My Dex is very bad" The crawl continues, but at lest this time line Tarek & The Head Smashers are still alive.  There are two Tareks, there is a nasty…

Talking Crit: Dark Dealings

What a trip it has been, 50 episodes of Talking Crit.  My apologies in advance, I won't have a lot to say, this head cold is kicking my butt.  Regardless,…

Season 3, Episode 23 – The Vault of Wonders

"What happened to Shpimoney?" Take two, annnnnd action.  Tarek & The Head Smashers get a reboot at the Tomb of Rath Modar.  Their first attempt into the dungeon didn't end…

Talking Crit: Shadows of Thomara

The march through the titan continues, and more traps and combat lay in wait for Vox Machina.  There is that feeling of conclusion looming over head for the group.  Not…

Season 3, Episode 22 – The Vault of Wonders

"We're not evil, we're disorganized" Will the real Mackenzie Mormont please stand up?  The Head Smashers have freed the actual Mackenzie Mormont, and they have seen inside the Vault of…