Episodes
Published 05/21/24
Fyona has been found, but now the party must struggle to get back through the echoing caves. Content WarningsFantasy racial discrimination, violence, mention of war, gang violence, child endangerment, familial abandonment, gaslighting, feeling used, bombs and explosion-related violence, heavy machine artillery, blood loss. Cast ListSamantha Alexine as Em Fangsnor, Criminal Goblin 3Ciel Barrie as Rosie, Balink “Binks” FangsnorElliott Brown as Mrs FangsnorGareth Cadogan as Game Master,...
Published 02/28/23
Balink's little sister, Fyona, goes missing. The party investigates. Content WarningsFantasy racial discrimination, violence, mention of war, mention of gang violence, mention of child endangerment, familial abandonment, gaslighting, feeling used. Cast ListSamantha Alexine as Em FangsnorCiel Barrie as Rosie, Balink “Binks” FangsnorElliott Brown as Mrs FangsnorCatherine Cadogan as Aiolin's MotherGareth Cadogan as Game Master, Laethar Monrunn, Duun FangsnorGeoffrey Cadogan as Aiolin...
Published 02/14/23
While in Kapulbaur, the party decide to make a personal visit. Content WarningsFantasy racial discrimination, violence, mention of war, mention of bombs and explosion-related violence, mention of gang violence, mention of child endangerment, familial abandonment. Cast ListSamantha Alexine as Em FangsnorCiel Barrie as Rosie, Balink “Binks” FangsnorElliott Brown as Mrs FangsnorGareth Cadogan as Game Master, Laethar MonrunnAmérico Congo as Vurieth QuensinBill Darby as Mr FangsnorSophie Dobo as...
Published 01/31/23
Reynard graciously gives the party a lucrative job, much to their confusion. Content WarningsFantasy racial discrimination, violence, mention of war, indirect brief mention of bugs, gaslighting, generosity burnout, sleep deprivation, mention of bombs. Cast ListCiel Barrie as Rosie, Balink “Binks” FangsnorGareth Cadogan as Game Master, Laethar MonrunnAmérico Congo as Vurieth QuensinMatt McHugh as Matt, Aiolin SkullfumpaAlex Milmore as Travelling BeggarGina Moriarty as GinaCassie Sheppard as...
Published 01/17/23
Returning to the Mortal Realm, the party visit Burrowton, and meet again with Elloin Hillfoot. Content WarningsFantasy racial discrimination, violence, mention of war, indirect brief mention of cults, indirect mention of child kidnapping, alcohol and excessive drinking/drunkenness, gaslighting, bugs. Cast ListCiel Barrie as Rosie, Balink "Binks" Fangsnor Gareth Cadogan as Game Master, Laethar Monrunn Américo Congo as Vurieth Quensin Matt McHugh as Matt, Aiolin Skullfumpa Gina Moriarty as...
Published 01/03/23
The Library of Barad Angol hides a dark secret that has claimed Vurieth. Fortunately the others have a plan to get them back. Content WarningsFantasy racial discrimination, violence, mention of war, mention of blood drinking, book burning, indirect mention of alcohol. Cast ListAnji Barrett-Chalk as DulinielCiel Barrie as Rosie, Balink "Binks" FangsnorGareth Cadogan as Game Master, Laethar MonrunnAmérico Congo as Vurieth QuensinBill Darby as IstabandMatt McHugh as Matt, Aiolin SkullfumpaGina...
Published 12/20/22
In an effort to learn more about what the ritual may have done to Vurieth, the party make a visit to the Fae Realm. Content WarningsFantasy racial discrimination, violence, mention of war, mention of blood drinking. Cast ListAnji Barrett-Chalk as DulinielCiel Barrie as Rosie, Balink "Binks" FangsnorGareth Cadogan as Game Master, Laethar MonrunnAmérico Congo as Vurieth QuensinBill Darby as IstabandMatt McHugh as Matt, Aiolin SkullfumpaGina Moriarty as GinaCassie Sheppard as LeahWill...
Published 12/06/22
With Vurieth suffering from the after-effects of the failed ritual, Yaela leads the party somewhere they might find help. Content WarningsFantasy racial discrimination, violence, mention of war, mention of blood drinking, mention of derealisation and sensory overload, mention of alcohol. Cast ListAnji Barrett-Chalk as DulinielCiel Barrie as Rosie, Balink “Binks” FangsnorGareth Cadogan as Game Master, Laethar MonrunnAmérico Congo as Vurieth QuensinMatt McHugh as Matt, Aiolin SkullfumpaGina...
Published 11/22/22
The vampires continue with their plans for Vurieth, while the rest of the party scramble to find them. Content WarningsFantasy racial discrimination, violence, mention of war, self-injury (cutting), blood drinking (force feeding & unwilling), growling creature audio, explosions / bomb-related violence. Cast ListCiel Barrie as Rosie, Balink "Binks" FangsnorGareth Cadogan as Game Master, Laethar MonrunnAmérico Congo as Vurieth QuensinSophie Dobo as AinaSabina Ma as DagmarMatt McHugh as...
Published 11/08/22
Unsettled by their stay in Fallersby, the party escape into the tundra, only to run into more danger. Content WarningsFantasy racial discrimination, violence, mention of war, mention of rotting food, mould and insects, growling creature audio, explosions/bomb related violence, blood drinking (unwilling and force-feeding), biting into flesh, description of injury. Cast ListEvangelos Anastassatos as CarrowCiel Barrie as Rosie, Balink "Binks" FangsnorGareth Cadogan as Game Master, Laethar...
Published 10/25/22
Tesha leads the party to a lovely, charming, quaint, picturesque little village, seemingly untouched by the war. Content WarningsFantasy racial discrimination, violence, mention of war, mention of starvation, alcohol, mention of explosions/bomb-related violence, gaslighting, memory loss, mind control/influence, sexual content (occurs off-screen). Cast ListEvangelos Anastassatos as CarrowCiel Barrie as Rosie, Balink "Binks" FangsnorGareth Cadogan as Game Master, Laethar MonrunnAmérico Congo...
Published 10/11/22
The party have uncovered the dark secret of Snowbury. Now it's up to them to destroy it. Content WarningsFantasy racial discrimination, violence, mention of war, mentions of cannibalism (not depicted on-screen, but a heavy theme), mentions of starvation, mentions of hanging (not depicted on-screen), explosions/bomb-related violence, gaslighting, memory loss. Cast ListCiel Barrie as Rosie, Balink "Binks" FangsnorGareth Cadogan as Game Master, Laethar MonrunnAmérico Congo as Vurieth...
Published 09/27/22
Low on rations, the party agree to help out a mysterious stranger who is oddly fixated on a nearby town. Content WarningsFantasy racial discrimination, violence, mention of war, mention of starvation, accidental misgendering, rotted meat and flies, gagging/retching, mentions of cannibalism (not depicted on-screen, but a heavy theme), mentions of hanging (execution, not depicted on-screen), explosions/bomb-related violence, gaslighting, memory loss. Cast ListCiel Barrie as Rosie, Balink...
Published 09/13/22
The party investigates an old, abandoned village by a lake, and discover that what happened there wasn't all because of the war. Cast ListCiel Barrie as Rosie, Balink "Binks" FangsnorGareth Cadogan as Game Master, Laethar MonrunnAmérico Congo as Vurieth QuensinMatt McHugh as Matt, Aiolin SkullfumpaGina Moriarty as GinaCassie Sheppard as Leah, Gorgon VictimWill Stephenson as WillLeah Tomkinson as Yaela Tangleweave Show NotesWritten by Gareth Cadogan and Ciel Barrie. Directed by Gareth...
Published 08/30/22
Upon their return to Stonehelm, the party is pulled in to investigate a missing caravan, where what they thought impossible turns out to be all too real. Content WarningsFantasy racial discrimination, violence, mention of war, mention of slavery, mention of alcohol and tobacco, entrapment in small spaces / claustrophobia, classism, gaslighting, memory loss. Cast ListCiel Barrie as Rosie, Balink "Binks" FangsnorGareth Cadogan as Game Master, Laethar Monrunn, NaurAmérico Congo as Vurieth...
Published 08/16/22
A hoard of gold and lost treasures lie buried beneath the mountain, but other secrets await our adventurers. Content WarningsFantasy racial discrimination, violence, mention of war, object sentience, gaslighting, growling creature audio, audio warning for screech of distressed metal at 09:25, mind control/influence, enchantment against characters' will, friendly fire/unintentional injuring of allies, memory loss, explosions/bomb-related violence. Cast ListCiel Barrie as Rosie, Balink...
Published 08/02/22
The party travel to Stonehelm, the last elven city, to look for work. They get more than they bargained for when an ex-guard asks for help. Content WarningsFantasy racial discrimination, violence, mention of war, gaslighting, memory loss, mention of cults/cultists, mention of child kidnapping, mention of alcohol, fire, mention of starvation, mention of sibling death, explosions/bomb-related violence, growling creature audio, object sentience. Cast ListCiel Barrie as Rosie, Balink "Binks"...
Published 07/19/22
Rosie and Will run late to the game; and in Toor, the party work together to save a halfling girl from a cult. Content WarningsEating/misophonia, cults, child abduction/kidnapping, fantasy discrimination, violence, building destruction, scared child, entrapment beneath debris, broken legs, money, ritualistic sacrifice mention, alcohol/excessive drinking mention, mention of war, mention of car accident, severe pain, resigned acceptance of death, accidental misgendering, gas lighting, memory...
Published 07/05/22
The party bring back the grimoire from the necromancer's tower, but find it harder than they thought to sell it. Content WarningsFantasy discrimination, implication of trafficking, undead/zombie mention, war mention, minor injuries, violence, alcohol mention, possession, mention of war, gaslighting, memory loss, theft mention, mention of bomb-related violence and injury. loss of body parts (fingers), direct audience address (derealisation/unreality) Cast ListCiel Barrie as Rosie, Balink...
Published 07/05/22
Five tabletop roleplayers sit down with their illustrious Gamemaster to begin their new campaign. Meanwhile, in Toor, Laethar, Yaela and Balink seek additional help for their fetch quest at a necromancer's tower. Content WarningsAlcohol mention, fantasy discrimination, undead/zombies, derealisation/unreality/hallucinations, mention of parental death, mind control/influence, violence, minor injuries, blood mention, explosions/bomb related violence. Cast ListCiel Barrie as Rosie, Balink...
Published 07/05/22
The players gather, Session Zero begins. The Quest is begun. Come and listen to our fortnightly dark fantasy fiction podcast following a band of adventurers as they attempt to survive what's left of the world of Toor and the creatures that dwell within. But be warned, shadowy forces are at work, and they all have their own goals. New episodes released on alternate Tuesdays, featuring a wide variety of characters, locations and more. Coming 5th July 2022. Content Warnings are as follows: War...
Published 07/01/22
The War has been fought. All has been lost. What comes next? This is the pre-launch trailer for Quest of Ruin, where we see two of our heroes, Yaela and Laethar, in the aftermath of the War of Destruction. Quest of Ruin is a fortnightly dark fantasy fiction podcast following a band of heroes trying to survive a world all but destroyed. Join Laethar, Balink, Yaela, Aiolin and Vurieth as they journey through the shattered remnant of their world facing magic, monsters and far more powerful...
Published 06/30/22
Echoes from a forgotten time. Now it begins... Quest of Ruin is a dark fantasy fiction podcast released on alternate Tuesdays, featuring a wide variety of characters, locations and more. Coming 5th July 2022. Quest of Ruin is an original programme produced by Scroll & Dagger, written by Ciel Barrie and Gareth Cadogan. Available from iTunes and all good podcast providers. Get bonus content on Patreon, and follow us on twitter. This teaser features the voice of Gina Moriarty, was edited by...
Published 06/28/22