Transcript Caleb and Caduceus talk about faith and fate, Caleb hands off the periapt – Critical Role C2 Ep041 0:12:14

This scene hit me hard. It was something I’ve felt for a long time, through several years of hell, but never had the words for. My full story, how Critical Role fit into that strife, and my thoughts on what Caduceus and this scene mean to me are here. I encourage you to read them … Continue reading Transcript Caleb and Caduceus talk about faith and fate, Caleb hands off the periapt – Critical Role C2 Ep041 0:12:14

Transcript Fjord asks Caduceus what the plants say – CR C2 Ep038 0:13:17

Reading the Talks Machina question submissions this week, I was struck by how many of them asked how Caduceus felt about Melora not talking to him or not in the way The Traveler talks to Jester. Some asked if this was a conscious character choice, and they were nearer the mark. Caduceus is heavily rooted … Continue reading Transcript Fjord asks Caduceus what the plants say – CR C2 Ep038 0:13:17

Transcript: Things you do are good, people are just people – Critical Role C2 Ep029 4:10:04

The companion transcript to this analysis on The Philosophy of Caduceus Clay and how it contrasts traditional D&D. Scene runs: 4:10:04 to 4:11:16 4:10:04 Keg: “What did you say to me, Nott? ‘Some people are just good.’” Nott: “Maybe? I may have been drunk at the time.” Keg: “I was, too."  4:10:21 Caduceus: "I mean, … Continue reading Transcript: Things you do are good, people are just people – Critical Role C2 Ep029 4:10:04

Transcript: Decomposition Cantrip – CR C2 Ep028 & Ep030

I noticed some interesting things about the spell Decomposition that Caduceus used in Ep030. It spawned a bit of fiction based on these transcripts. Episode 028 The Mighty Nein approach Caduceus’ graveyard for the first time. 0:43:05 Matt: “Frumpkin begins to return, and a passing of one of the clouds gives more sunlight that breaks … Continue reading Transcript: Decomposition Cantrip – CR C2 Ep028 & Ep030

Transcript Ep56 0:47:19 Vex talks to Keyleth about Vax, & how Vex views romance

Coming across this scene again today, I was struck by how much it tells us about how Vex views romantic relationships. If you like this transcript, please consider donating your time to Critical Role Transcripts, @CRTranscript, to help them provide closed captioning to Critical Role. They’d like to share this wonderful show with as many … Continue reading Transcript Ep56 0:47:19 Vex talks to Keyleth about Vax, & how Vex views romance

Transcript Ep56 1:57:02 Ker’s Wisdom to Keyleth

Ker’s words about our negative responses to things outside of our control, and picking our hills, have been one of the most important things I’ve ever heard. They helped get me through one of my worst spots in what’s been an incredibly terrible couple of years, and I’ll be forever grateful to Patrick Rothfuss for … Continue reading Transcript Ep56 1:57:02 Ker’s Wisdom to Keyleth

Transcript: Percy repairs the trebuchet, CR C1 Ep74 1:10:01

Matt: “While the rest of you are finishing up your events for the evening and preparing to go to sleep, Percy is working tirelessly into the wee hours of the morning. You finish probably two hours after midnight with the rest of your crew. Sore, sweaty, but you have one functional trebuchet that looks like it could handle many, many shots within one battle and still be serviceable.”