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Critical Role: Politics and Punishment  Season 2, Ep 87

Running on fumes, the Mighty Nein face down the new form of their old threat, but it is diplomacy that proves to be an even greater challenge...
posted by booksherpa on Dec 10, 2019 - 2 comments

Critical Role: The Adventures of the Darrington Brigade [one-shot]  Season 1, Ep 10000

Live from the Bass Concert Hall in Austin, TX, Taryon Darrington leads a troupe of unlikely miscreants through a dangerous journey in search of glory! This one-shot takes place 10 years following the end of Campaign 1 and includes some Vox Machina spoilers.
posted by booksherpa on Dec 1, 2019 - 3 comments

Critical Role: The Cathedral  Season 2, Ep 86

The Mighty Nein race to the cathedral of the Dawnfather in a desperate effort to stop Obann's sinister plot...
posted by booksherpa on Nov 25, 2019 - 11 comments

Critical Role: UnDeadwood Part IV: Goodnight, Miss Miriam [miniseries]  Season 2, Ep 10000

Our heroes close in on the Necromancer after another personal loss, and come to realize justice takes many forms.
posted by booksherpa on Nov 18, 2019 - 4 comments

Critical Role: The Threads Converge  Season 2, Ep 85

The Mighty Nein find danger in an unexpected place when they're forced to contend with an assassin, and inch closer to uncovering truths about both the Angel of Irons and themselves...
posted by booksherpa on Nov 18, 2019 - 5 comments

Critical Role: Titles and Tattoos  Season 2, Ep 84

Having survived the dangers of the Folding Halls, the Mighty Nein must now grapple with the gravity of Obann’s plot and decide who in the Empire they can possibly trust...
posted by nubs on Nov 14, 2019 - 10 comments

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...
posted by booksherpa on Nov 4, 2019 - 5 comments

Critical Role: UnDeadwood Part III: I Got My Wish [miniseries]  Season 2, Ep 10000

On the trail of the puppet master, Arabella faces a devastating choice while the mystery's home grows closer.
posted by booksherpa on Nov 4, 2019 - 0 comments

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...
posted by booksherpa on Oct 28, 2019 - 6 comments

Critical Role: UnDeadwood Part II: God Don't Play Cards [miniseries]  Season 2, Ep 10000

After being bestowed with mysterious power and a sense of coming dread, our wary clan finds some of Deadwood's residents might not be as frightened as they seem.
posted by booksherpa on Oct 27, 2019 - 4 comments

Critical Role: Call of Cthulhu: Shadow of the Crystal Palace [one-shot]  Season 2, Ep 10000

Set in 1890 in London's Crystal Palace, the Cat Club is hosting its annual cat show. Several nights before the show, a meeting for the owners is held. Six of them have actually entered their cats with the ulterior motive of gaining late night access to the Crystal Palace. They have been hired by Rupert Merriweather, a young American man with an interest in the occult, to sneak into the Palace's closed exhibits and retrieve an ancient casket for him.
posted by booksherpa on Oct 24, 2019 - 7 comments

Critical Role: UnDeadwood Part I: Stay Close, Reverend  Season 2, Ep 10000

Five strangers to both each other and the historic mining town of Deadwood are hired to investigate supernatural rumors by a local community pillar. [more inside]
posted by booksherpa on Oct 24, 2019 - 7 comments

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...
posted by booksherpa on Oct 21, 2019 - 5 comments

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...
posted by booksherpa on Oct 14, 2019 - 8 comments

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...
posted by booksherpa on Oct 1, 2019 - 3 comments

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...
posted by booksherpa on Sep 23, 2019 - 3 comments

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...
posted by booksherpa on Sep 10, 2019 - 4 comments

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...
posted by booksherpa on Aug 26, 2019 - 6 comments

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!)
posted by booksherpa on Aug 19, 2019 - 6 comments

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!)
posted by booksherpa on Aug 13, 2019 - 4 comments

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...
posted by booksherpa on Aug 5, 2019 - 6 comments

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...
posted by booksherpa on Jul 29, 2019 - 12 comments

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...
posted by booksherpa on Jul 22, 2019 - 7 comments

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...
posted by booksherpa on Jul 15, 2019 - 4 comments

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...
posted by booksherpa on Jun 24, 2019 - 6 comments

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...
posted by booksherpa on Jun 17, 2019 - 6 comments

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...
posted by booksherpa on Jun 10, 2019 - 6 comments

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...
posted by booksherpa on Jun 3, 2019 - 13 comments

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...
posted by booksherpa on May 27, 2019 - 7 comments

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...
posted by booksherpa on May 20, 2019 - 14 comments

Critical Role: Domestic Respite  Season 2, Ep 62

The Mighty Nein explore their new keep while anticipating the meeting at the Overcrow Apothecary.
posted by booksherpa on May 13, 2019 - 16 comments

Any interest in the Kinsey Millhone alphabet series by Sue Grafton?

As stated in the 2017 MetaFilter post, Sue Grafton was "a prolific author of detective novels known for an alphabetically titled series that began in 1982 with ‘A Is for Alibi’…” Her Kinsey Millhone books are quick, delightful and great fun to read. Would anybody be interested in finishing the alphabet with me? [more inside]
posted by iamkimiam on Jan 2, 2019 - 3 comments

The Department of Time: Un virus de otro tiempo (A Virus from Another Time)  First Watch   Season 2, Ep 5

During a mission in 1918 to attend the birth of Carmen Amaya, Irene falls ill with the Spanish flu. New undersecretary Susana orders (against regulations)) that Irene be retrieved and returned to the Ministry, risking widespread exposure to a highly contagious disease that once killed millions and for which there is no vaccine. Soon, more personnel begin to show flu symptoms and the Ministry is forced to close its doors to prevent the disease from being spread through time. [more inside]
posted by zarq on May 30, 2018 - 5 comments

The Department of Time: Cómo se reescribe el tiempo (How time is rewritten)  First Watch   Season 1, Ep 3

The Ministry sends agents to 1940 after a man being chased by Nazis promises to show Heinrich Himmler how to travel in time if he'll spare his life. Amelia, Julián and Alonso travel to Montserrat. Ernesto and Irene go to Hendaye, where Hitler and Franco negotiate Spain's participation in WWII. [more inside]
posted by zarq on May 3, 2018 - 10 comments

The Department of Time: El tiempo es el que es. (Time is what it is.)  First Watch   Season 1, Ep 1

El Ministerio del Tiempo (The Ministry of Time) is the best kept secret of the Spanish state: an autonomous government institution whose patrols guard the doors of time and preserve Spain's past. Now, the Ministry's newest recruits: an Army of Flanders soldier from 1956, (Alonso de Entrerríos,) a female college student from 1880 (Amelia Folch) and a modern day SAMUR paramedic (Julián Martínez,) must prevent two Frenchmen in 1808 from altering a war's outcome.
posted by zarq on May 1, 2018 - 16 comments

Previous/Next post for Books and/or Clubs?

Pursuant to poffin boffin's comment, would it be possible to get the previous/next links down for books at the bottom of a post that exist for TV series? If not for books because metadata, then how about for the club links instead? E.g. the M&C post would have a previous to "I am with child...", and a next to Post Captain?
posted by fleacircus on Apr 6, 2018 - 2 comments

TV? Television? Show? Netflix? Amazon/Hulu/CBSAllAccess? webexclusive?

It has not been a problem, just curious as to other MeFi's opinion(s) on what series/seasons-izable audiovisual entertainment might/should/ought be referred to - when it comes to stuff that isn't strictly television and other stuff that precludes tv? [more inside]
posted by porpoise on Mar 4, 2018 - 4 comments

Book: The Delirium Brief

Someone is dead set to air the spy agency’s dirty laundry in The Delirium Brief, the next installment to Mefi's Own Charles Stross’ Hugo Award-winning comedic dark fantasy Laundry Files series! [more inside]
posted by infinitewindow on Jul 11, 2017 - 18 comments

Mystery Science Theater 3000: SAN FRANCISCO INTERNATIONAL  Season 6, Ep 14

"Jet Packed Drama at a Giant Air Terminal!" Pilot for a TV show featuring the wacky shenanigans dramatic occurrences at... (spins the Wheel of Television) ...a major airport. A staple of MST3K is the failed TV pilot that never went to series. Well ha ha, this one did make it to series, minus its whole cast except for Clu Galuger, whose name sounds like it should be sung by Huckleberry Hound. YouTube (1h33m) Premiered November 19, 1994. [more inside]
posted by JHarris on Jan 26, 2017 - 10 comments

Beyond Westworld: Full first season/ entire show  Season 1, Ep 0

John Moore is the Security Chief of the Delos Corporation, the people who made futuristic playgrounds where robotic humanoids existed only to serve the whims of the guests. But one of the chief scientists from Delos, Simon Quaid, has gone rogue because he wanted more from the robots than toys for wealthy people. It's up to Moore and Special Agent Pamela Williams, a fellow scientist and security specialist at Delos, to stop Quaid and his plans for vengeance and control. Beyond Westworld intro and theme song; official preview clip (3 minutes) [more inside]
posted by filthy light thief on Oct 22, 2016 - 3 comments

Continuum: Final Hour  Season 4, Ep 6

Series Finale. Kiera and Alec risk everything to stop the future soldiers and their devastating plan. Kellog, despite a loose alliance with Kiera, has plans of his own. All factions clash violently in order to determine which path the future will take. [more inside]
posted by zarq on Oct 10, 2015 - 10 comments

Star Trek: Deep Space Nine: Armageddon Game  Rewatch   Season 2, Ep 13

Unaware they are being used as pawns, Bashir and O'Brien attempt to eliminate a biomechanical weapon used for centuries by two warring societies. [more inside]
posted by zarq on Aug 14, 2015 - 10 comments

Game of Thrones: Pilot: "Winter Is Coming"  First Watch   Season 1, Ep 1

Welcome to the continents of Westeros and Essos. It is the end of a decade-long Summer.
posted by zarq on Jan 16, 2015 - 27 comments

Utopia: Episode #2.3  Season 2, Ep 3

Arby and the gang are on the run from the Network, but Lee and Wilson Wilson are attempting to track them down in an unlikely partnership. The Network is still trying to get Hyde to talk, and meanwhile Dugdale is coming to terms with what his new role entails. [more inside]
posted by Cannon Fodder on Jul 25, 2014 - 12 comments

Utopia: Episode #2.2  Season 2, Ep 2

The second season of Utopia returns to the present, with Jessica Hyde in the hands of the Network. Ian is back at his boring IT job and hating it (with Grant living in hiding in his house in full sulky teenager mode). Meanwhile, Becky reunites with sleazy scientist Donaldson (recast) in a deal for the drugs that are keeping her alive. [more inside]
posted by Happy Dave on Jul 17, 2014 - 9 comments

Utopia: Episode #2.1  Season 2, Ep 1

Season 2 of dark conspiracy thriller Utopia kicks off at the height of the UK's late seventies 'Winter of Discontent'. The entire episode takes place in the late 1970s as we meet Phillip Carvel, Milner and the others involved in the genesis of the Network and Janus. Remember - the Network is watching. [more inside]
posted by Happy Dave on Jul 15, 2014 - 9 comments

The Leftovers: Two Boats and a Helicopter  Season 1, Ep 3

In the face of dwindling church attendance and threats on his life, Reverend Matt Jamison continues to preach his gospel: that many who disappeared in the Departure were sinners and not saints. Matt’s campaign is detoured when he learns he may lose the church to foreclosure, forcing him to launch a desperate, last-minute plan to come up with the cash to keep it.
posted by killdevil on Jul 13, 2014 - 24 comments

The Leftovers: Pilot: The Old World Is Gone  Season 1, Ep 1

Three years after the abrupt disappearance of 2% of the world's population, what happens next? [more inside]
posted by MsVader on Jun 30, 2014 - 45 comments

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