Podcasts Archive | 10/5/2010
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PAX Celebrity Game


Prisoners of Slaughterfast

At this year’s Penny Arcade Expo, the members of Acquisitions Incorporated reunited to help celebrate the release of the Dungeons & Dragon Fantasy Roleplaying Game Starter Set (the Red Box)… and, of course, to try and save their fallen companion.

After surviving the Keep on the Shadowfell, the heroes of Acquisitions Incorporated recruited a new intern, the eladrin avenger Aoefel. Together they traveled to the dwarven settlement of Hammerfast and made enemies of the evil Ambershard clan. During the assault on Ambershard Manor, Aeofel plunged into a pit of acid and died, much to his companions' chagrin.

Now Aeofel is dead... or is he? Acquisitions Inc. travels beyond the Twisting Halls to learn the truth and thwart the villains responsible for Aeofel's demise. A live D&D session with "Celebrity DM" Chris Perkins, and including Mike Krahulik, Jerry Holkins, Scott Kurtz, and Wil Wheaton.

Click on the link to listen to the file in your browser, or right-click Save As to download to your computer. (37.9 Mbs, 02:09:31 minutes)

Warning: These podcasts contains strong language.

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1. The party reunites… but will they opt to save Aoefel? 2. The ritual to revive Aoefel fails… because he’s already back from the dead! 3. It’s time for the first audience question—what must the party do to activate the portal?
4. Aoefel is contacted. What does he remember about death… and where are they taking him now? 5. A hell beast charges. The catapults fire. The deugar beat their prisoners… it’s time to commence this battle! 6. The votes are in. Binwin is the first to be hit, but is finally able to deliver his belated warning to Aoefel.
7. Stinky saves Jim, but at what cost? And while one villain is melted, another is eaten. 8. Here’s to friendship—and to summoning terrible monsters from the depths of hell. 9. The final beast appears. How will the party defeat an acid-drooling hydra?
10. "Aah, ya marked!" The villains slink away as the heroes emerge victorious!