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The Friar and The Thief

The Friar and The Thief

By Michael Schofield
Original low-fantasy audio dramas. The Friar is an adventure told through missives and diary entries. The Thief is a Dungeons & Dragons actual play with a single player, full soundscapes, and fickle dice.
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The Thief • Episode 1 :: First Note
From her modest perch in Lorim's Hill, the thief steals into the night.  Credits: Written and produced by Michael Schofield Played by Sisi Wei Voices by Kristian Byrne, @strawberrio, Chris Croll, and Patrik Deraković-Rakas. Music by Tabletop Audio and Ivan Duch (see usage statements). We couldn't come to you without the support of our Fyrd. Our spear throwers: Laura Spears, Andy Priestner, Joshua Simpson, and Kevin Wilson; our friends at Wunderpop: Unique AF Apparel for the Girls, Theys, Gays, and Allies; our freepeople: Jack Kellum from Gods and Gamemasters, Bill Helman, Vladyslav Dembik, and Counterspell Culture. You can join the Fyrd for free and help me make more stories about the Aendhrin and the legacy of Caledoran at patreon.com/michaelschofield. 
25:40
January 10, 2022
Teaser :: The Thief
Coming soon, The Thief: a new, original audiodrama and Dungeons & Dragons actual-play with voice cast and soundscapes. The Thief is a low-fantasy adventure in the same world as The Friar, and will appear alongside those episodes right here. You can support The Thief and The Friar by joining the Fyrd for free at https://patreon.com/michaelschofield.
02:14
January 05, 2022
The Friar • Episode 2 :: The Escape Plan
The Friar recounts his meeting with Aebbe Half-hand, who has arranged the way out of the city. This is part 2 of epistolary fantasy adventure told through missives and diary entries of Friar Cynwerd, spear-thrower, of the mendicant Dindæoláw. Aendhrin. Credits: Written and produced by Michael Schofield Performed by Charles Villard Some music, city-by-day and city-by-night ambiance by Tabletop Audio (see usage statement). You can support me, and Charles, by subscribing at thefriaradventure.com, or look for The Friar on your podcatchers. Follow along as I tweet this story @thefriarcynwerd on Twitter. You can help me make more stories about the Aendhrin, the sword Waergwaengleom, and the legacy of Caledoran, at patreon.com/michaelschofield. See you in a couple weeks.
08:23
July 26, 2021
The Friar • Episode 1 :: War-stirring
The beginning of an epistolary fantasy adventure told through missives and diary entries of Friar Cynwerd, spear-thrower, of the mendicant Dindæoláw. Aendhrin. Credits: Written and produced by Michael Schofield Performed by Charles Villard Music, city-by-day and city-by-night ambiance by Tabletop Audio (see usage statement). You can support me, and Charles, by subscribing at thefriaradventure.com, or look for The Friar on your podcatchers. Follow along as I tweet this story @thefriarcynwerd on Twitter. You can help me make more stories about the Aendhrin, the sword Waergwaengleom, and the legacy of Caledoran, at patreon.com/michaelschofield. See you in a couple weeks. 
09:45
July 03, 2021