The Bright Session Voice Charlie Frail Releasing “Audio Drama Comic Book”

As announced today on Twitter, voice actor Charlie Frail is releasing an inventive new audio drama, Tarnum. https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=88&v=L_Kq-Cx1_T8 Tarnum is a science fiction audio drama that will include visual components--a structure that creator Frail is calling an "audio drama comic book." Frail is a digital artist, and will be livestreaming design sessions for the show on … Continue reading The Bright Session Voice Charlie Frail Releasing “Audio Drama Comic Book”

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Official Trailer for Amazon’s Adaptation of “Lore” Released

As discussed in a previous post, Amazon's adaptation of Lore, a podcast about modern folklore and creepypasta, will debut October 13th, 2017. Today (9/13/17), the official trailer was released: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TPnuT2TLvLQ The trailer is a fitting follow-up to the show's teaser: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W7lNqrcspdA The trailer stikes me as a little silly while lacking some self-awareness--something that shied me away … Continue reading Official Trailer for Amazon’s Adaptation of “Lore” Released

Two Standout Mental Health Podcasts Return This September

This September, American Public Media's The Hilarious World of Depression and Terrible, Thanks for Asking both return for a second season.  This season of Terrible, Thanks for Asking debuts today (September 6, 2017) and will run for 16 episodes, uploaded each Monday. The Hilarious World of Depression returns  September 25th and will run for 20 episodes. Upcoming guests will include Margaret … Continue reading Two Standout Mental Health Podcasts Return This September

Podcast Sitcom About Funeral Homes, “Wooden Overcoats,” Kickstarting its Third Season

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y8KsttDpjlk Wooden Overcoats, the delightful podcast sitcom about competing funeral home owners, has begun kickstarting its third season. The fund's goal (in USD) is $10,330, and ends on September 30th, 2017. The show, which has received critical acclaim, also funded its second season via Kickstarter. The second season's Kickstarter raised about $13,300, exceeding its ~$10,000 goal … Continue reading Podcast Sitcom About Funeral Homes, “Wooden Overcoats,” Kickstarting its Third Season

First Teaser for Amazon’s Adaptation of Podcast “Lore” Debuts

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W7lNqrcspdA On a very fitting October 13th, Lore, the TV adaptation of the acclaimed horror podcast, will launch on Amazon. This show will mark the first podcast in an increasingly impressive list to be adapted for TV/Streaming, and its success may start the groundwork for podcast adaptations in the future. Lore lies somewhere between a nonfiction … Continue reading First Teaser for Amazon’s Adaptation of Podcast “Lore” Debuts

Procyon’s “Station to Station” Premiers with a Splash

On August 22nd, 2017, Procyon's new audio drama Station to Station debuted with its first episode, "Ep. 1 - Standard Operating Procedure." Procyon's description of Station to Station, taken from the show's website, reads as such: When Dr Miranda Quan embarks on a 10-week research cruise in the North Pacific, she expects two months of no-nonsense experiments, … Continue reading Procyon’s “Station to Station” Premiers with a Splash

“Alice Isn’t Dead” Next Audio Drama Slated for TV

After the news of The Bright Sessions and Tanis being optioned for TV, Night Vale Presents's Alice Isn't Dead is the latest audio drama to be headed to the small screen. The show is set to debut on the USA Network. Creator Joseph Fink will also be writing a novel based on the podcast. As discussed in my post … Continue reading “Alice Isn’t Dead” Next Audio Drama Slated for TV

After 47 Episodes, “Millennial” Says Goodbye

After 47 episodes, Radiotopia's Millennial released its final episode today. Millennial was a show about growing up in today's era and the struggles that young people today face when they hit their twenties. The themes in the show managed to be both timely and pervasive, both intimate and relatable. It truly encapsulated the feeling of being a millennial without … Continue reading After 47 Episodes, “Millennial” Says Goodbye

The Adventure Zone Is Ending, And I’m Not Ready (Spoilers)

Extremely important update: The Adventure Zone ended, and I wasn't ready. This Thursday, August 17th, 2017, The Adventure Zone's first campaign, the Balance Arc, is coming to an end. While the finale has already had two episodes, it has been confirmed that this upcoming episode will be the final installment of the campaign. The Adventure Zone is an actual … Continue reading The Adventure Zone Is Ending, And I’m Not Ready (Spoilers)

The Bright Sessions and The Black Tapes Added to PodCon Guests

Update: In a livestream, it was confirmed that several members of the cast and crew for The Bright Sessions--including podcasting virtuoso Mischa Stanton--will be attending PodCon, regardless of their status as "guests." While some of the cast will not be able to attend, it was suggested that most will. With about four months until PodCon, a … Continue reading The Bright Sessions and The Black Tapes Added to PodCon Guests