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Dark Dice: Season 3 | Ep. 5 | The Storyteller & the Pirate

Season 16, Ep. 5

Introductions and under-table dealings are made within Sorrow's Edge.


Story by K.A. Statz & Travis Vengroff (Co Game Masters)

Produced, Edited, and with Sound Design by Travis Vengroff

Executive Producers: Dennis Greenhill, Carol Vengroff, AJ Punk'n, & Maico Villegas

Dialogue Editing (first round) by Kaela Shoe

Mixing and Mastering by Dayn Leonardson

Transcriptions by Shion Francois


Cast:

Narrator / Game Master - K.A. Statz

Narrator / Game Master - Travis Vengroff

Agé Ogun – Jasper William Cartwright

Jare Driftwood – Florian Seidler

Konvo – Enrique Perez

Nimbleremble Troutspinetrout – Danilo Battistini

Lán Qiu – Sophie Yang

Vind Greyview – Eric Nelsen

Vivianna Bloodchamber – LilyPichu

Yuehai – Sam Yeow

Harquin – Jack Falahee

Xallen – Laura Wilke

Brother Nerat – Paul Warren

Brother Skandar – Ned Donovan

Sister Prina – Beth Eyre

Sailor 1 – Paul Foxcroft


Music:

Music Director - Travis Vengroff


"Theme of the Realmweaver" Written & orchestrated by Steven Melin, Copyists Peter Jones & Steven Melin, Hurdy-Gurdy & Dulcimer by Enzo Puzzovio, Budapest Strings by Musiversal

"The Sunken Bulwark" Written and performed by Brandon Boone, Flute by Andrew Goodwin

"Last Light - Piano" - Written and performed by David Wise, Arranged by Travis Vengroff

"Last Light" written by David Wise & Steven Melin, Orchestrated by Christopher Siu & Catherine Nguyen (Copyist), lyrics by Travis Vengroff, Woodwinds by Kristin Naigus, Budapest Strings & Choir by Musiversal

"The Selkie and the Diviner-Shell" - Written by Steven Melin, arranged and performed by Travis Vengroff

“Fort Last (Forgotten)” written by Brandon Boone, Orchestrated by Christopher Siu & Catherine Nguyen (Copyist), Budapest Strings by Musiversal, Budapest Choir by Budapest Scoring

-Arranged by Travis Vengroff


Dark Dice art by Voidbrush with lettering by K.A. Statz



Special Thanks to:

YOU - Our Patreon supporters! | Our Fool & Scholar Discord Lampreys! | Carol Vengroff

This is a Fool and Scholar Production.

Check out our Merch: www.DarkDice.com

Free Transcripts are also available: https://www.patreon.com/posts/dark-dice-shores-84864738



Content Warnings:

Drinking, Drugs, Drunkenness

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