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AcadeCon 2019 Panel – Random Characters

As we get prepped for the holiday season, this special episode takes us to our 2019 Panel at AcadeCon where Amelia and Ryan worked with the audience to create some truly memorable characters.

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Timestamps:

  • 00:00:00 – Announcements
  • 00:04:28 – Intro
  • 01:20:58 – Closer
  • 01:22:26 – Show blurbs: Asians Represent
  • 01:23:07 – Outtakes

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