This week on Talking Crit we go over the Happy Fun Ball Full of Tricks, and the massive fight that happened. Blue Dragons abound as an emotionally charged end to the episode left us all catching our breaths. Was it the best fight of the
Thor Rangnarok hit us all in early November; in classic Nerds fashion, we are talking about it now. We sit down to talk about why the Marvel comedy worked, and what makes it stand out from the rest of the MCU.
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This is the last episode of the season. Group B finishes out their run in the Tomb of the Nine Gods and the Tomb of Annihilation. They are starting off with a fight in a room of corpses, they have found Eku, but they have
Group A finds their way to a new shrine. It offers up a challenge that is the toughest yet for the trio, and Orvex. Can they figure out the trickster god's riddle with only a good knife? The adventures in Omu continue, but will
"Knowing is Half the Battle"
Group B searches for treasure in Omu. They're kicking open doors and looking for trouble. It's Omu, so they're going to find a ton of it. The exploration becomes more of a looting spree, as Group B learns that the abandoned buildings
Two shrines down, seven to go; what waits for Group A in the other shrines? Omu is proving to be a challenge to Group A, they've encountered more than they've bargained for. The shrines of the Nine Trickster Gods have more challenges, more dangers, and
"The Smell of Baked Bread"
Group starts their trek into Omu. They have scoped out may locations, now they just have to pick a point and start. They are loaded up with information, they have the Find the Path spell loaded up, and they know who
"The Last Guardian"
Group B is flying through the jungle, figuratively and literally, trying to get to Omu. They've had a close encounter with a Lich, and they are trying to make sure they all see themselves to the lost city. With the new knowledge of
It's a Wonderful Knife
They say every time someone gets shanked, a rogue gains another d6 to their sneak attack damage. Group A is exploring Omu and all the dangers that lie within. They have survived the King of Feathers, and the airship crash, and even
"Welcome to Omu"
When you arrive in a new city, you have to make a scene. Group A excels at making the best scenes upon entering a new city. Omu lies in waiting as the the adventuring group comes crashing in to find a cure to
The Mighty Nein have arrived, survived, and thrived in Hupperdook. What is it about gnomes that makes them hardcore partiers. They learned some hard truths about drinking in a party town; number one being: Don't drink around pick pockets. Also, try and avoid fighting
The Shadow in the Heart
Group B have acquired the Black Orchid, and they are ready to complete the ceremony to help them travel to Omu. They say their final goodbyes to Dungar and Mercy, parting with what now feels like family. However, they have new
The Heist of Nangalore
You would think that one encounter with a medusa would be enough, unless you belong to Group B. Then it becomes a challenge. Can they pull off a heist under the watchful stone causing eyes of a monstrosity? We're going to find