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Welcome to Critical Role, home of a bunch of nerdy-ass voice actors playing tabletop roleplaying games! Enter a world of glorious imagination and improvisation with a group of the finest collaborative storytellers around. Here you’ll find our TTRPG and adjacent shows, including Critical Role, Exandria Unlimited, 4-Sided Dive, and a growing selection of one-shots.

The Mighty Nein Reunited Part 1 | Unfinished Business
11/24/2022

Picking up several months after the events in Cognouza, The Mighty Nein have all started new chapters in their lives. However, when some discover that there are still old chapters yet to be closed, our unsung heroes must reunite for more stories untold… Due to the improv nature of Critical Role and other RPG content on our channels, some themes and situations that occur in-game may be difficult for some to handle. If certain episodes or scenes become uncomfortable, we strongly suggest taking a break or skipping that particular episode. Your health and well-being is important to us and Ps...


C3E40 Compulsions
11/17/2022

Bells Hells reflect upon the latest and strangest moon developments as they near the Gloomed Jungles and prepare for a potential rendezvous with the Gorgynei lycans...

 

Due to the improv nature of Critical Role and other RPG content on our channels, some themes and situations that occur in-game may be difficult for some to handle. If certain episodes or scenes become uncomfortable, we strongly suggest taking a break or skipping that particular episode.

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Generation Nord One-Shot
11/15/2022

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Players Laura Bailey, Aimee Carrero, Christian Navarro, Liam O’Brien, and Lou Wilson, are led by game master and sponsorship legend… Sam Riegel on a journey through the information superhighway (aka the internet). PLUS we’ll unveil a special guest that you won’t want to miss!

 

Character Art by Justyna Rerak: https://twitter.com/Justyna_Rerak  

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C3E39 The Momentum of Murder
11/10/2022

Bells Hells must contend with the bureaucracy of being murder suspects before they can begin their turbulent travels to southern Marquet...

 

Due to the improv nature of Critical Role and other RPG content on our channels, some themes and situations that occur in-game may be difficult for some to handle. If certain episodes or scenes become uncomfortable, we strongly suggest taking a break or skipping that particular episode.

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Why Are You Like This?! | 4-Sided Dive | Episode 8: Discussing Up To C3E38
11/08/2022

Gather around the Tower of Inquiry with Taliesin Jaffe, Matthew Mercer, Marisha Ray, and Sam Riegel on the newest episode of 4-Sided Dive as they discuss up to Episode 38 of Campaign 3. You will also catch this crew playing a mischievous yet chaotic game of Hand to Hand Wombat as they work together to find the “wicked wombat.” 4-Sided Dive airs one Tuesday a month on http://twitch.tv/criticalrole and http://youtube.com/criticalrole Twitch subscribers gain instant access to VODs of our shows like Critical Role, 4-Sided Dive, and Exandria Unlimited. But don't worry: Twitch broadcasts will be uplo...


C3E38 A Dark Balance
10/27/2022

Bells Hells return to safety from the treacherous shadow realm with renewed hope to save their lost friend...

 

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C3E37 From the Boughs
10/20/2022

Bells Hells traverse a dark and corrupted Whitestone and face twisted traumatic shadows of the past in their effort to save Laudna's soul...

 

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C3E36 A Desperate Call
10/13/2022

Bells Hells magically arrive in the city of Whitestone and meet a few legendary heroes in their search to save Laudna, but discover that her soul is not so easily retrieved...

 

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Fun Scary | 4-Sided Dive | Episode 7: Discussing Up To C3E35
10/11/2022

Happy Spooky Season! In our Halloween themed episode of 4-FRIGHTED Dive, Laura Bailey, Matthew Mercer, Marisha Ray and Travis Willingham pull questions from the “Tower of Inquiry” and play “Five Nights at Freddy’s” – A virtual reality game that is as terrifying as it is entertaining! 4-Sided Dive airs one Tuesday a month on http://twitch.tv/criticalrole and http://youtube.com/criticalrole Twitch subscribers gain instant access to VODs of our shows like Critical Role, 4-Sided Dive, and Exandria Unlimited. But don't worry: Twitch broadcasts will be uploaded to YouTube about 36 hours after airing live, with audio-only podcast versions of...


C3E35 Pyrrhic Return
09/29/2022

Bells Hells sail the stormy skies as they return to Jrusar and reconnect with allies in a race to keep hope alive...

 

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C3E34 What Dreams May Come
09/22/2022

Bells Hells grapple with a devastating loss, refusing to accept fate's machinations as they attempt to stay a step ahead of Paragon's Call...

 

Due to the improv nature of Critical Role and other RPG content on our channels, some themes and situations that occur in-game may be difficult for some to handle. If certain episodes or scenes become uncomfortable, we strongly suggest taking a break or skipping that particular episode.

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C3E33 Blood and Dust
09/15/2022

Surrounded by chaos, Bells Hells act quickly to secure their quarry, but their attempted escape leads to an unexpected confrontation with a deadly foe...

 

Due to the improv nature of Critical Role and other RPG content on our channels, some themes and situations that occur in-game may be difficult for some to handle. If certain episodes or scenes become uncomfortable, we strongly suggest taking a break or skipping that particular episode.

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Liam Laudna-Hands | 4-Sided Dive | Episode 6: Discussing Up To C3E32
09/13/2022

Ashley Johnson, Liam O'Brien, Marisha Ray and Sam Riegel answer questions from the "Tower of Inquiry" and get competitive over a game of Crawl! 4-Sided Dive airs one Tuesday a month on http://twitch.tv/criticalrole and http://youtube.com/criticalrole Twitch subscribers gain instant access to VODs of our shows like Critical Role, 4-Sided Dive, and Exandria Unlimited. But don't worry: Twitch broadcasts will be uploaded to YouTube about 36 hours after airing live, with audio-only podcast versions of select shows on Spotify, Apple Podcasts & Google Podcasts following a week after the initial air date. Twitch subscribers also gain...


C3E32 A Stage Set
09/08/2022

Bells Hells tinker with former friendships and robotic inner workings before returning to Paragon's Call, this time as newly minted members...

 

Due to the improv nature of Critical Role and other RPG content on our channels, some themes and situations that occur in-game may be difficult for some to handle. If certain episodes or scenes become uncomfortable, we strongly suggest taking a break or skipping that particular episode.

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C3E31 Breaking Point
08/25/2022

Bells Hells process their feelings as they work through moon mysteries, family conflict, and a shocking revelation about one of their own...

 

Due to the improv nature of Critical Role and other RPG content on our channels, some themes and situations that occur in-game may be difficult for some to handle. If certain episodes or scenes become uncomfortable, we strongly suggest taking a break or skipping that particular episode.

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C3E30 Reunion & Revelation
08/18/2022

Bells Hells entangle themselves further in dangerous Fey business as they ride across the treacherous Hellcatch Valley to find answers to a growing mystery…

 

Due to the improv nature of Critical Role and other RPG content on our channels, some themes and situations that occur in-game may be difficult for some to handle. If certain episodes or scenes become uncomfortable, we strongly suggest taking a break or skipping that particular episode.

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From Dusk Till Faun | 4-Sided Dive | Episode 5: Discussing Up To C3E29
08/16/2022

Erika Ishii, Taliesin Jaffe, Ashley Johnson, and Matthew Mercer discuss the adventures of Bells Hells and play a goofy game of Code Names with a fun Q&A twist! 4-Sided Dive airs one Tuesday a month on http://twitch.tv/criticalrole and http://youtube.com/criticalrole Twitch subscribers gain instant access to VODs of our shows like Critical Role, 4-Sided Dive, and Exandria Unlimited. But don't worry: Twitch broadcasts will be uploaded to YouTube about 36 hours after airing live, with audio-only podcast versions of select shows on Spotify, Apple Podcasts & Google Podcasts following a week after the initial air...


C3E29 Dark Portents
08/11/2022

With a mother-daughter reunion interrupted by deception, Bells Hells must decide who they can trust and how to navigate the tides of dangerous new knowledge...

 

Due to the improv nature of Critical Role and other RPG content on our channels, some themes and situations that occur in-game may be difficult for some to handle. If certain episodes or scenes become uncomfortable, we strongly suggest taking a break or skipping that particular episode.

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C3E28 The Deathwish Run
07/28/2022

Bells Hells enter the deadly crawler race known as Deathwish, where survival is the only rule and winning is the only option... Due to the improv nature of Critical Role and other RPG content on our channels, some themes and situations that occur in-game may be difficult for some to handle. If certain episodes or scenes become uncomfortable, we strongly suggest taking a break or skipping that particular episode. Your health and well-being is important to us and Psycom has a great list of international mental health resources, in case it’s useful: http://bit.ly/PsycomResources Watch Critical Ro...


C3E27 A Race for the Prize
07/21/2022

Bells Hells tend to their inner relationships before returning to the Seat of Disdain, but a surprising face in Paragon's Call rattles several members of the group... Due to the improv nature of Critical Role and other RPG content on our channels, some themes and situations that occur in-game may be difficult for some to handle. If certain episodes or scenes become uncomfortable, we strongly suggest taking a break or skipping that particular episode. Your health and well-being is important to us and Psycom has a great list of international mental health resources, in case it’s useful: http://bi...


Exandria Unlimited: Calamity Wrap Up
07/19/2022

Join the entire cast of Exandria Unlimited: Calamity as they wrap up and reminisce about the making of the show. Twitch subscribers gain instant access to VODs of our shows like Critical Role, Exandria Unlimited, and Critter Hug. But don't worry: Twitch broadcasts are usually uploaded to YouTube a few days after airing live, with audio-only podcast versions of select shows on Spotify, iTunes, & Google Play following a week after the initial air date. Twitch subscribers also gain access to our official custom emote set and subscriber badges and the ability to post links in Twitch chat!


C3E26 Hidden Truths
07/14/2022

Bells Hells seek out allies and options in their evolving plan to infiltrate Paragon’s Call… Due to the improv nature of Critical Role and other RPG content on our channels, some themes and situations that occur in-game may be difficult for some to handle. If certain episodes or scenes become uncomfortable, we strongly suggest taking a break or skipping that particular episode. Your health and well-being is important to us and Psycom has a great list of international mental health resources, in case it’s useful: http://bit.ly/PsycomResources Watch Critical Role Campaign 3 live Thursdays at 7pm PT on...


Independent Witches | 4-Sided Dive | Episode 4: Discussing Up To C3E24 & Calamity
07/12/2022

Ashley Johnson, Aabria Iyengar, Marisha Ray, and Laura Bailey play an exciting new game called "Cuppa Question!" It's just like beer pong only there is no beer and there's a question under every cup! 4-Sided Dive airs the first Tuesday of every month on http://twitch.tv/criticalrole and http://youtube.com/criticalrole Twitch subscribers gain instant access to VODs of our shows like Critical Role, 4-Sided Dive, and Exandria Unlimited. But don't worry: Twitch broadcasts will be uploaded to YouTube about 36 hours after airing live, with audio-only podcast versions of select shows on Spotify, Apple Podcasts & Google Podcasts...


C3E25 A Taste of Tal'Dorei
07/07/2022

Bells Hells explore Bassuras and the Paragon's Call stronghold while getting to know their new friend Dusk, whose past strangely intersects with one of their own... Due to the improv nature of Critical Role and other RPG content on our channels, some themes and situations that occur in-game may be difficult for some to handle. If certain episodes or scenes become uncomfortable, we strongly suggest taking a break or skipping that particular episode. Your health and well-being is important to us and Psycom has a great list of international mental health resources, in case it’s useful: http://bit.ly...


Game Masters of Exandria Roundtable
07/05/2022

Exandrian GMs Matthew Mercer, Aabria Iyengar, and Brennan Lee Mulligan sit down for a roundtable discussion of their experiences and best practices for game mastering in Critical Role’s world of Exandria! Purchase Tal’Dorei Campaign Setting Reborn, now back in stock! Experience campaign and game master advice, 9 new subclasses, rich lore, new creatures, and much more in this beautiful tome. United States: https://shop.critrole.com/products/taldorei-campaign-setting-reborn United Kingdom: https://shop.critrole.co.uk/products/taldorei-campaign-setting-reborn Australia: https://shop.critrole.com.au/products/taldorei-campaign-setting-reborn Canada: https://canada.critrole.com/products/taldorei-campaign-setting-reborn EU: https://shop.critrole.eu/products/tald...


A Familiar Problem: Sprinkle’s Incredible Journey!
06/30/2022

Pick up the one-page RPG A Familiar Problem for FREE at stores participating in Free RPG Day! Visit darringtonpress.com/familiar to learn more. Marisha Ray takes the RPG A Familiar Problem to Exandria with a chaotic crew of scrappy, stressed-out animal pals on an adventure! This one-shot features Critical Role’s own Laura Bailey, Matthew Mercer, and Travis Willingham with special guests Heidi N Closet (RuPaul’s Drag Race) and Isabella Roland (Dimension 20). CAPTION STATUS: CAPTIONED BY OUR EDITORS. The closed captions featured on this episode have been curated by our CR editors. For more information on the capt...


Fire and Ruin | Exandria Unlimited: Calamity Episode 4
06/23/2022

With time running out and an ancient terror unleashed, the Ring of Brass make their last stand for Avalir, for Exandria, and for their souls as calamity draws near...

 

Meet the Players!

Game Master Brennan Lee Mulligan: https://twitter.com/BrennanLM  

Luis Carazo: https://twitter.com/luiscarazo  

Aabria Iyengar: https://twitter.com/quiddie

Marisha Ray: https://twitter.com/Marisha_Ray  

Sam Riegel: https://twitter.com/samriegel  

Travis Willingham: https://twitter.com/WillingBlam  

Lou Wilson: https://www.instagram.com/sweetlouzinho/  

 

Ori...


Blood and Shadow | Exandria Unlimited: Calamity Episode 3
06/16/2022

Confronted with how deep Avalir's corruption runs, the Ring of Brass must face hard truths about themselves as impossible choices are made and lines are both drawn and sundered...

 

Meet the Players!

Game Master Brennan Lee Mulligan: https://twitter.com/BrennanLM  

Luis Carazo: https://twitter.com/luiscarazo  

Aabria Iyengar: https://twitter.com/quiddie

Marisha Ray: https://twitter.com/Marisha_Ray  

Sam Riegel: https://twitter.com/samriegel  

Travis Willingham: https://twitter.com/WillingBlam  

Lou Wilson: https://www.instagram.com/sweetlouzinho/  

 

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Fly Into The Danger Zone | 4-Sided Dive | Episode 3: Discussing Up To C3E24
06/14/2022

Join us live as Taliesin Jaffe, Liam O’Brien, Travis Willingham, and Matthew Mercer discuss the events of Campaign 3 and play a rigorous game of Exploding Kittens! 4-Sided Dive airs the first Tuesday of every month on http://twitch.tv/criticalrole and http://youtube.com/criticalrole Twitch subscribers gain instant access to VODs of our shows like Critical Role, 4-Sided Dive, and Exandria Unlimited. But don't worry: Twitch broadcasts will be uploaded to YouTube about 36 hours after airing live, with audio-only podcast versions of select shows on Spotify, Apple Podcasts & Google Podcasts following a week after the initial air da...


Bitterness and Dread | Exandria Unlimited: Calamity Episode 2
06/09/2022

The Ring of Brass deepen their investigation into Vespin's inconceivable ritual while juggling their own profound desires and lofty ambitions... Meet the Players! Game Master Brennan Lee Mulligan: https://twitter.com/BrennanLM Luis Carazo: https://twitter.com/luiscarazo Aabria Iyengar: https://twitter.com/quiddie Marisha Ray: https://twitter.com/Marisha_Ray Sam Riegel: https://twitter.com/samriegel Travis Willingham: https://twitter.com/WillingBlam Lou Wilson: https://www.instagram.com/sweetlouzinho/ Original Music by Omar Fadel and Hexany Audio Main theme by Colm R. McGuinness Additional Music by Universal Production Music, Epidemic Sounds, and 5 Alarm Character art by Hannah Friederichs...


Excelsior | Exandria Unlimited: Calamity Episode 1
06/02/2022

The flying city of Avalir begins its triumphant return to the continent of Domunas while the Ring of Brass, a group of eminent city dignitaries, begin to uncover hints of something rotten within their gilded home...

 

Meet the Players!

Game Master Brennan Lee Mulligan: https://twitter.com/BrennanLM  

Luis Carazo: https://twitter.com/luiscarazo  

Aabria Iyengar: https://twitter.com/quiddie

Marisha Ray: https://twitter.com/Marisha_Ray  

Sam Riegel: https://twitter.com/samriegel  

Travis Willingham: https://twitter.com/WillingBlam  

Lou Wilson: https...


C3E24 The Hellcatch Valley
05/26/2022

Bells Hells’ fantastical flight takes them to the lawless town of Bassuras, where danger,  deception, and delight lurk behind every corner…

 

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C3E23 To The Skies
05/19/2022

Bells Hells finish their business in Jrusar and take to the skies on The Silver Sun skyship, where wonders and dangers lurk among the clouds…

 

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C3E22 Promise and Potential
05/12/2022

Now returned to Jrusar, Bells Hells meet with old and new allies to catch up on the city news and determine their next mission...

 

Due to the improv nature of Critical Role and other RPG content on our channels, some themes and situations that occur in-game may be difficult for some to handle. If certain episodes or scenes become uncomfortable, we strongly suggest taking a break or skipping that particular episode.

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Party of NPCs | 4-Sided Dive | Episode 2: Discussing Up to C3E21
05/10/2022

Laura Bailey, Taliesin Jaffe, Liam O'Brien, & Sam Riegel chat about the events of Campaign 3 thus far... and battle it out playing Street Fighter V! 

4-Sided Dive airs the first Tuesday of every month on http://twitch.tv/criticalrole and http://youtube.com/criticalrole 

Twitch subscribers gain instant access to VODs of our shows like Critical Role, 4-Sided Dive, and Exandria Unlimited. But don't worry: Twitch broadcasts will be uploaded to YouTube about 36 hours after airing live, with audio-only podcast versions of select shows on Spotify, Apple Podcasts & Google Podcasts following a week after the initial ai...


Dignity: An Adventure with Stephen Colbert to by Critical Role to Benefit Red Nose Day
05/02/2022

Help us at Critical Role Foundation and our friends at Red Nose Day to provide much needed assistance to children living below the poverty line. Donate and learn more: http://critrole.com/rednoseday

 

Game Master Matthew Mercer guides an adventure shaped by your donations to CRF’s Red Nose Day fundraiser! Players Ashley Johnson, Marisha Ray, and Sam Riegel reprise Level 5 versions of their Mighty Nein characters (Yasha, Beau, and Nott respectively), alongside the one and only Stephen Colbert!

 

MEET THE CAST

Special Guest Stephen Colbert: https://twitter.com/Step...


C3E21 Fight at the Museum…
04/28/2022

Bells Hells may have located their quarry, but the heist is far from over as they face down freshly formed formidable foes...

 

Due to the improv nature of Critical Role and other RPG content on our channels, some themes and situations that occur in-game may be difficult for some to handle. If certain episodes or scenes become uncomfortable, we strongly suggest taking a break or skipping that particular episode.

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C3E20 Breaking and Entering...
04/21/2022

With the heist underway, Bells Hells explore the traps and trinkets of the Twilight Mirror Museum, finding unexpected dangers as they venture deeper into the vault...

 

Due to the improv nature of Critical Role and other RPG content on our channels, some themes and situations that occur in-game may be difficult for some to handle. If certain episodes or scenes become uncomfortable, we strongly suggest taking a break or skipping that particular episode.

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C3E19 Omens Above
04/14/2022

Newly arrived in the Heartmoor Hamlet, Bells Hells seek answers to long-sought questions and prepare for the midnight museum heist... Due to the improv nature of Critical Role and other RPG content on our channels, some themes and situations that occur in-game may be difficult for some to handle. If certain episodes or scenes become uncomfortable, we strongly suggest taking a break or skipping that particular episode. Your health and well-being is important to us and Psycom has a great list of international mental health resources, in case it’s useful: http://bit.ly/PsycomResources Watch Critical Role Campaign 3 li...


Silken Secrets | 4-Sided Dive Episode 1: Discussing Up to C3E18
04/12/2022

Robbie Daymond, Matthew Mercer, Marisha Ray, and Travis Willingham discuss the events of Campaign 3 thus far... and play some Mario Kart! 

4-Sided Dive airs the first Tuesday of every month on http://twitch.tv/criticalrole and http://youtube.com/criticalrole 

Twitch subscribers gain instant access to VODs of our shows like Critical Role, 4-Sided Dive, and Exandria Unlimited. But don't worry: Twitch broadcasts will be uploaded to YouTube about 36 hours after airing live, with audio-only podcast versions of select shows on Spotify, Apple Podcasts & Google Podcasts following a week after the initial air date. Twitch su...