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About the Author
James D’Amato, the world’s foremost Kobold advocate, moved to Chicago in 2010 to train at Second City and iO in the art of improvisational comedy. He now uses that education to introduce new people to role-playing, and teach die-hard Grognards new tricks.

Skyjacks: Courier’s Call Episode 4

After all the trials and interviews we have finally arrived at the selection, where the audron captains announce their final decision on who will join them in the sky. June, Kiran, and Cece have worked and sacrificed to get here⁠—but will it be enough?

CONTENT WARNING
Main Show: Severe parent/child conflict, parent disowning child, tearful goodbyes

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338. The Try Guys Try D&D Part 3

The Try Guys finally make their way into the ruby mist, looking for answers about Mallie, Malissa, and potentially Kitty Keith (an enormous talking magical cat who is somehow responsible for Hotankle’s powers.) They find much more than what they were looking for.

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Track Title: High Tech Rhythms
Artist Name(s): Rhythm Scott

Track Title: Believe In The Upside Down
Artist Name(s): Alternate Endings

Track Title: Stranger Danger
Artist Name(s): Alternate Endings

Track Title: Ceasar
Artist Name(s): Neon Beach

Track Title: Ravin’
Artist Name(s): Yung Koolade

Track Title: Hold Tight
Artist Name(s): Dr. Delight

Track Title: Amigos
Artist Name(s): Hola Hola

Track Title: Rumbita De Alla
Artist Name(s): Hola Hola

Track Title: I Will Deliver
Artist Name(s): Strength To Last

Track Title: Mischief
Artist Name(s): Liberty

Track Title: The Space Between
Artist Name(s): Chelsea McGoughTrack

Title: Gates Of Odin
Artist Name(s): Thorr

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Skyjacks: Courier’s Call Episode 3

The kids line up for The Choosing ceremony, a series of questions from the postmasters equal parts, baffling, frustrating, and nerve-wracking. Can they untangle the flippant riddles of the Audron Captains to earn a place in the sky?

CONTENT WARNING
Main Show: A big scary bug, questions that seem unfair, parents getting upset over their children’s choices

TALK TO YOUR KIDS
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338. The Try Guys Try D&D Part 2

After killing a truly inept Snowdonian Mayor the Guys are forced to defend themselves in a combat that was absolutely unplanned. Afterwards they are left with a difficult choice: attempt to hunt the crimson mist on their own, or talk to anyone other than Kilometers to find out what’s going on.

THE TRY GUYS
Watch their channel!
Listen to The Trypod

FEATURED MUSIC
Track Title: High Tech Rhythms
Artist Name(s): Rhythm Scott

Track Title: Believe In The Upside Down
Artist Name(s): Alternate Endings

Track Title: Stranger Danger
Artist Name(s): Alternate Endings

Track Title: Ceasar
Artist Name(s): Neon Beach

Track Title: Ravin’
Artist Name(s): Yung Koolade

Track Title: Hold Tight
Artist Name(s): Dr. Delight

Track Title: Amigos
Artist Name(s): Hola Hola

Track Title: Rumbita De Alla
Artist Name(s): Hola Hola

Track Title: I Will Deliver
Artist Name(s): Strength To Last

Track Title: Mischief
Artist Name(s): Liberty

Track Title: The Space Between
Artist Name(s): Chelsea McGoughTrack

Title: Gates Of Odin
Artist Name(s): Thorr

“Night on the Docks – Trumpet” by Kevin MacLeod “Motherlode” by Kevin MacLeod
(https://incompetech.com)
License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)

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Skyjacks: Courier’s Call Episode 2

Cici, in an attempt to help Keiran get feathers and bolster their confidence, thrusts them both into a high-pressure situation. June escalates a conflict she started earlier by taking it to the Escrima ring!

CONTENT WARNING
Main Show: Martial arts competition, physical fighting, a ceremony where some kids are chosen and others are not, mention of orphans

TALK TO YOUR KIDS
Courier’s Call features non-binary gendered characters. If you are not familiar with non-binary genders or neutral pronouns, this is a good resource for talking about those concepts with your kids!

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337. The Try Guys Try D&D Part 1

James takes The Try Guys to Snowdonia, a land of danger and adventure haunted by the terrible crimson mist. It is up to:

  • EdGar, an Ivy League-educated barbarian searching for his lost family (Ned Fulmer)
  • Hotankles, a teifling bard working on a song that will one day save the world (Zach Kornfeld)
  • Joshua, a dragonborn sorcerer who loves to paint and travels the world for new pigments (Keith Habersberger)
  • Carol, a drow rogue femme fatale trying to keep her sordid past behind her while fighting for gay rights (Eugene Lee Yang) to track the mist to its source and protect the innocent Snowdonian villagers accused of witchcraft.

They must track the mist to its source and protect the innocent Snowdonian villagers accused of witchcraft.

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Skyjacks: Courier’s Call Episode 1

June Hymnal, Cecelia Witwick, and Kiran Rao live in a small town buried in the Ambershine Mountains called Thornvale. A magic place where it is always autumn and the harvest is always in season with it. Thornvale is also home to the Swiftwell Courier Service a moble post office that delivers mail from four Skyships. They are about to attend the novice festival where they might earn a space aboard an Audron Skyship and passage to Adventure.

CONTENT WARNING
Main Show: Implied parental conflict, non-physical fight between kids

TALK TO YOUR KIDS
Courier’s Call features non-binary gendered characters. If you are not familiar with non-binary genders or neutral pronouns, this is a good resource for for talking about those concepts with your kids!

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336. Love and Justice Part 2

Bianca concludes their magical girl adventure with Meghan, Ryan, and Victoria.

Huge thanks to the donors to our World Builders page!

LOVE AND JUSTICE
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Skyjacks: Episode 44.5 Youngblood Interlude

Just a few miles outside of the Red Feather jewel city of Aurum the Youngblood estate has just received word of Tiberius’ demise. Remington Youngblood, current family patriarch, enlists the aid of his strongest ally to plot his response.

City of Aurum created by Amina Du Jean.

BEN MEREDITH
Stellar Firma
Rusty Quill Gaming
The Magnus Archives

MUSIC
“Division” Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
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Skyjacks: Episode 44

Gable strikes the final blow in their joust, settling their vendetta against Tiberius Youngblood. However, they caused quite a scene and there is no telling how the city and Hildred will take it. Travis guides Captain Orimar through a negotiation with Argus Westfield of the Red Feather syndicate that could have dire consequences. Burza Nyth is finally wrapping up!

Main Show: description of fiery death, sex, serious emotional conversation
Dear Uhuru: None

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