Critical Role: Dark Bargains Season 2, Ep 83
Now trapped within the astral dreadnought, the Mighty Nein must decide whether or not to trust the entity that they discover waiting inside...
Critical Role: The Beat of the Permaheart Season 2, Ep 82
The Mighty Nein continue their plunge into the Heirloom Sphere, seeking out a dangerous item whose destruction could change the tide in their fight against the Angel of Irons...
Critical Role: From Door to Door Season 2, Ep 81
Continuing their search for Yussa and hoping to find a possible boon in their struggle against Obann, the Mighty Nein wander the Heirloom Sphere into rooms of ever-growing danger...
Critical Role: The Folding Halls Season 2, Ep 80
The Mighty Nein recover from their encounter with Obann and head to Nicodranas to seek Yussah's guidance, but find more than just a meeting awaits them...
(From the generic umbrella copy that autopopulates here for these books): The eleven stories, novellas, and novels in Return to Nevèrÿon's four volumes chronicle a long-ago land on civilization's brink, perhaps in Asia or Africa, or... Flight from Neverÿon was largely written in 1983 and 1984 and first published in 1985. The book consists of two shorter stories and one novel, “The Tale of Plagues and Carnivals”, Delany’s response to the AIDS crisis, and is notable as possibly the first published fictional work taking AIDS as its catalyst and subject. [more inside]
Critical Role: Through the Trees Season 2, Ep 79
The Mighty Nein follow the trail of the Cult of the Angel of Irons in hope of beating them to their prize in the Lotusden...
(This is for the first book, see below) In his four-volume series Return to Nevèrÿon, Hugo and Nebula award-winner Samuel R. Delany appropriated the conceits of sword-and-sorcery fantasy to explore his characteristic themes of language, power, gender, and the nature of civilization. Wesleyan University Press has reissued the long-unavailable Nevèrÿon volumes in trade paperback. The eleven stories, novellas, and novels in Return to Nevèrÿon's four volumes chronicle a long-ago land on civilization's brink, perhaps in Asia or Africa, or... [more inside]
Critical Role: Between the Lines Season 2, Ep 78
The Mighty Nein return to Zadash, where lore and knowledge await those that know where to look...
In his four-volume series Return to Nevèrÿon, Hugo and Nebula award-winner Samuel R. Delany appropriated the conceits of sword-and-sorcery fantasy to explore his characteristic themes of language, power, gender, and the nature of civilization. Wesleyan University Press has reissued the long-unavailable Nevèrÿon volumes in trade paperback. The eleven stories, novellas, and novels in Return to Nevèrÿon's four volumes chronicle a long-ago land on civilization's brink, perhaps in Asia or Africa... [more inside]
Critical Role: A Tangled Web Season 2, Ep 77
The Mighty Nein must determine their next step as they learn more about the powerful figures from Caleb's past...
Critical Role: Refjorged Season 2, Ep 76
Having returned to Uthodurn, the Mighty Nein attempt to tie up loose ends before heading back to the Cinderrest Sanctum...
Critical Role: Rime and Reason Season 2, Ep 75
The Mighty Nein find themselves transported to snowy Mythburrow in pursuit of a white dragon, and must use all their wisdom to escape with their prize and their lives intact...(guest starring Mica Burton!)
Critical Role: Manifold Morals Season 2, Ep 74
Joined by a new, lawful ally, the Mighty Nein delve deeper into the disks of Uthodurn in their search for mithril and the whereabouts of a white dragon... (guest starring Mica Burton!)
Critical Role: Uthodern Season 2, Ep 73
Live from Indianapolis, the Mighty Nein journey through the Greying Wildlands to Uthodurn, in hopes of finding someone who can reforge the Star Razor...
Critical Role: Clay and Dust Season 2, Ep 72
Distant family waits at the Kravaraad Volcano in the Greying Wildlands, and a difficult decision changes everything for one of the Mighty Nein...
Critical Role: Family Gathering Season 2, Ep 71
The Mighty Nein spend a day in Nicodranas, reuniting families and causing several members to question their next steps...
Critical Role: Causatum Season 2, Ep 70
The Mighty Nein come to terms with the consequences of their actions as they return to Rosohna and plan their next move...
Critical Role: Reflections Season 2, Ep 68
Continuing their crawl through the tomb, the Mighty Nein must tackle a bridge of terrors and come face-to-face with familiar foes...
Critical Role: Beyond the Eyes of Angels Season 2, Ep 67
The Mighty Nein delve further under Bazzoxan, where dangerous traps and ghostly horrors lie in wait...
Critical Role: Beneath Bazzoxan Season 2, Ep 66
The Mighty Nein tussle with a roc and make their way to Bazzoxan, a village holding the line against historical terrors...
Critical Role: Chases and Trees Season 2, Ep 65
The Mighty Nein continue their trudge through the Barbed Fields, and find beauty and shelter in an unlikely corner...
Critical Role: A Dangerous Chase Season 2, Ep 64
Giving chase to their wily target, the Mighty Nein travel north into the Barbed Fields, a dangerous and terrifying wasteland...
Critical Role: Intervention Season 2, Ep 63
The Mighty Nein tell the Bright Queen about a potential attack on Xhorhas, and attempt to infiltrate a meeting at the Overcrow Apothecary...
Game of Thrones: Game of Throne Episode 8.6 Show Only Season 8, Ep 6
In the aftermath of the attack on King's Landing, the survivors deal with the future. [more inside]
Critical Role: Domestic Respite Season 2, Ep 62
The Mighty Nein explore their new keep while anticipating the meeting at the Overcrow Apothecary.
Game of Thrones: Game of Throne Episode 8.5 Show Only Season 8, Ep 5
The armies of Cersei Lannister and Daenerys Targaryen face each other at Kings Landing.
Game of Thrones: Game of Throne Episode 8.4 Show Only Season 8, Ep 4
The Battle of Winterfell is over and a new chapter for Westeros begins.
Game of Thrones: The Long Night Show Only Season 8, Ep 3
The army of the undead arrives at Winterfell and the battle for life begins. [more inside]
Game of Thrones: A Knight of the Seven Kingdoms Show Only Season 8, Ep 2
The battle at Winterfell approaches and a number of characters come to terms with what's coming. [more inside]
Game of Thrones: Winter is Here (full season) Books Included Season 8, Ep 0
Winter is here, and the show has outpaced GRRM's writing, but in case we want to talk about the books, here's a thread for speculating on this season.
Game of Thrones: Winterfell Show Only Season 8, Ep 1
People gather in the North to prepare for the coming battle. [more inside]
When Hiccup discovers Toothless isn't the only Night Fury, he must seek "The Hidden World", a secret Dragon Utopia before a hired tyrant named Grimmel finds it first. [more inside]
The Dragon Prince: Season 2 Season 2, Ep 0
Callum, Ezran, Rayla, Bait, and Zym continue their journey to Xadia, while being pursued by Claudia and Soren. Meanwhile Viren tries to make the case for war with the other Human kingdoms, and later meets a new
boyfriend ally. [more inside]
The Dragon Prince: Season 1 Season 1, Ep 0
Two human princes who forge an unlikely bond with the elfin assassin sent to kill them, embarking on an epic quest to bring peace to their warring lands. [more inside]
Game of Thrones: Beyond the Wall Show Only Season 7, Ep 6
Jon and company go beyond the Wall. Arya and Sansa have a chat. Daenerys makes a decision. [more inside]
Game of Thrones: The Spoils of War Show Only Season 7, Ep 4
Meera speaks to Bran. Jon gives soulful looks. Arya arrives in the North. Missandei explains herself. A reunion occurs on Dragonstone. Daenerys fights back. Jaime faces an unexpected situation. A shipment of gold moves around. Bronn does the thing. Dragons do their thing [more inside]
Game of Thrones: Stormborn Books Included Season 7, Ep 2
Daenerys convenes the Rebel Alliance. Jon gets Captain James T. Kirk Syndrome. Iron Island ships meet in the night. Arya meets old friends.
Game of Thrones: Stormborn Show Only Season 7, Ep 2
Daenerys receives an unexpected visitor. Jon faces a revolt. Tyrion plans the conquest of Westeros. Euron makes gets Cersei a gift. Arya faces a decision, as does Theon. [more inside]
Game of Thrones: Book Of The Stranger Show Only Season 6, Ep 4
Tyrion strikes a deal. Jorah and Daario undertake a difficult task. Jaime and Cersei try to improve their situation. [more inside]
Avatar: The Last Airbender: The Firebending Masters Rewatch Season 3, Ep 13
Aang and his new firebending teacher are about to practice, when they find their abilities are significantly diminished. They travel to the temples of the Sun Warriors to learn about the ancient origin of firebending, assuming they'll be trying to learn from abandoned temples. The past comes alive, and they learn from the true firebending masters.
For the past few months I've been posting First Watch with Books Threads for the initial seasons of Game of Thrones. In several weeks, we'll complete season 3. Season 4 threads already exist on FanFare from when they aired live. Should I bother to create new ones, or end at S03E10?
Game of Thrones: The Children Books Included Season 4, Ep 10
Daenerys must face harsh realities; Bran learns more about his destiny; Tyrion sees the truth of his situation; and circumstances north of the Wall are altered by an unexpected arrival [more inside]
When Hiccup and Toothless discover an ice cave that is home to hundreds of new wild dragons and the mysterious Dragon Rider, the two friends find themselves at the center of a battle to protect the peace.