After a much needed victory our party return to Kendra’s house and Parod is reunited with a beloved friend. Our heroes discover tragedy has once again struck this small town of Ravengro. Min tries his hardest to get the group to gel and come together with the help of our gentle green giant. Artrilla and Marcus give a sad attempt at playing nice.
Join us for part two of our frightful Halloween Special! Our heroes uncover more secrets and follow the trail of a mysterious cult. Hopefully our heroes will be able to make it through this mystery alive!
Tracy and Spencer are back to talk about the exciting take down of The Lopper, and they are joined by a very special guest this week! They talk about the charity fundraiser and limited edition T-shirts being sold right now. Discussions about future events for the podcast are also brought up! Enjoy!
In our longest episode ever, our heroes face off against their most challenging foe, and Parod’s worst nightmare, who is capable of doing things none of them have ever seen before. With their new found powers, can our group of brave adventurers stand up to this deadly, evil adversary, who in the past has tortured many souls. Are they up to the challenge, and will all of them return from the haunted room known as: The Oubliette? Listen! And find out!
Happy Halloween everybody! We are excited to bring you this epic tale of mystery and horror, where we bring to life five brand new characters. What secrets lie hidden within the mysterious town of Carrion Hill. And will our heroes be able to handle the truth, once they uncover this treacherous mystery? Join Rigs, Hisscoro, Doc, Icarus, and Wix as they venture forth through this harrowing tale.
Tracy and Spencer are back in their deepest, most thought provoking behind the curtain as they discuss metal illness and the struggles it causes. They also talk about their favorite parts from the past few episodes.
Our heroes, with their new found powers and abilities, face off against a burning, headless skeleton. It is a hot, tense battle as they struggle to take down this tough foe! Will our heroes be able to withstand the heat and make it out of the basement without getting scorched? Listen and find out!
This Behind The Curtain will be a little bit different. The Gathering will all be talking about their characters for the upcoming Halloween Special! We welcome a guest GM, as well as a guest player. Listen to find out what whacky characters will be brought to life, and find out that Spencer may or may not be playing a woman…
After a week long hiatus, the Gathering is back! And on a new night! Tune in to see what happens to Min after he fell unconscious! Listen as our adventures venture deeper into the basement of Harrowstone and uncover even more horrors. It is an episode that will leave you on the edge of your seat!
Our heroes hurry to the statue to see what might be going on late at night. They also venture back to the prison, to finally journey downward, into the nightmarish basement. What horrors await our brave party in this haunted underground? And will they return back to the surface alive?
Tracy and Spencer talk about Episode 27! Spencer discusses his thought process for the drug bust and why he planned things the way he did. They discuss new additions to the website, as well as asking for listener suggestions for the future of the show! Get hyped for the Halloween Special as well!
It’s time to take down a drug ring! Listen as our heroes attempt to work with the bumbling deputies of this town to take down Jominda and her drug trade, while the sheriff is nowhere to be found. A living nightmare for Artrilla rolls into town, listen as Min leads an interrogation, imagine Parod getting a new hair do, and continue to wonder what Marcus is going to do next, all in this exciting episode!
This peak behind the curtain confirms that Spencer truly has no soul. Tracy discusses the devastating blow the party faced learning that Parod could no longer use his beloved Bessie! Spencer reminisces over episodes past, and discusses the importance of pacing the story line.
Find out whose side Marcus takes in this war on drugs. Our party makes preparations. Our adventurers finally meet all four deputies. Marcus rendezvous with our favorite blacksmith in Ravengro. It’s time for a new story arc here on GOTA!!
Philip and Zachary join Spencer and Tracy for an episode of discussion and theories. It’s a time for Spencer to find out exactly what the players are thinking, and what they think might happen in the future for our brave adventurers.
Seated around a familiar table, our heroes call from the past, visions of past lives and moments all of them wish to keep buried. An ominous message is left in the wake of these visions, one that shakes our adventurers to their very core! The group is given an assignment, which some of them are hesitent to take. Parod feels the loss of his beloved Bessie, Artrilla speaks her mind, Min looks for the good in others, and Marcus leaves his intentions unclear, all in this exciting milestone of an episode!
Philip claims the coveted co-host seat on this multi episode recap behind the curtain. Spencer explains his reasoning for certain actions during the party conflict. The boys discuss the horrors of the Allip and other terrifying creatures within the Pathfinder Bestiaries. And learn about the Pathfinder Society both within, and without gameplay.
Standing within a diseased clearing, our heroes face off against something unholy and bound to this evil book. Can they set aside their differences and finish this quest they started to help their friend Kendra? Knowing what else might lie at the bottom of the well, can our heroes stomach the thought of retrieving it, and how will they all handle it? It’s time to fight a new monster in this exciting episode!
The cast of Gathering Of The Ages travels to the distant land of West Jordan UT to speak with new and interesting people. Meet Chris Newhart, owner of Irie Coffee Teas and Bobas and camera man for Ghost Vlogs, as well as his wife Gwen, a real life psychic medium! They discuss their experiences with the paranormal. Meet a technologically advanced YouTuber from Techno Warriors Tv, Nick Bartel. And lastly, hear the voice of a dedicated listener and fan who made the drive to be a part of our LIVE episode!
Tensions reach an all time high between members of the party. Kendra ventures outside to aid our heroes in cleaning up her mess. Min lashes out unexpectedly. Marcus remains neutral. Artrilla speaks her mind. And Parod tries to remain the mediator. What horrors lurk at the bottom of this well? It is time to pay some debts on this exciting episode!
Tracy and Spencer talk about the conflagration in the town hall and how Marcus became his true self, Fire Fighter Marcus! They talk about the importance of pacing in story telling, and how revealing a character’s backstory too soon can be detrimental. Spencer picks Tracy’s brain about Artrilla’s actions leading up to the fire, and how the outcome might affect the other party members.
Our adventurers return to town and are told of a meeting being held at sundown. The party makes a shocking discovery about their beloved host: Kendra Lorrimor. Min gives a lecture, and Marcus is finally useful for once. Things heat up in this exciting episode!
Let’s talk about the conclusion to the epic battle between our party and The Piper of Illmarsh. Learn from Tracy the worries of the players as they went into the second half of the battle not knowing what to expect. They disscuss character mindset in greater depth and try to decide what is going on inside Min’s head.
It is the epic conclusion to the fight against The Piper of Illmarsh! Will our heroes prove victorious, and if they make it out alive, will they leave unscathed? Find out the new name for our group of brave adventurers in this exciting episode!
Come behind the curtain once again as Tracy and Spencer talk about their favorite moments from episode 20. They also discuss how the dice rolls reflected what was happening within the story, and give a little more insight into the heads of the characters.
On the top floor of Harrowstone our heroes face their toughest challenge yet! Artrilla comes face to face with her nightmare and must struggle to keep her composure in spite of this deadly challenge. The group must ban together and fight for their lives… and their sanity. The dead have risen, and it is time to silence them in this exciting episode!
It’s time to talk Role Playing! Tracy and Spencer discuss and break down the major role playing moments of Episode 19. Tracy once again tries to get secrets out of Spencer to no avail. Spencer teases listeners with a big reveal within Episode 20!
With new found information our heroes are ready to face their fears and enter the prison once more. A challenge is issued, will our heroes finally come together and fight knowing there is strength in numbers, or will their differences be too great leaving them vulnerable and alone?
Tracy and Spencer take their lovely listeners on another journey behind the curtain. Join them as they discuss their favorite parts from episodes 17 and 18. Listen as Spencer asks Tracy her thoughts on certain key moments, and enjoy a nice little recap about the Harrowstone Five!
Standing inside a hidden vault within the walls of Harrowstone, five magical items have been recovered. What powers lie locked away within them? Our brave heroes make massive discoveries and dub our evil specters: The Harrowstone Five!
Still clearing out the first floor of Harrowstone, our heroes have begun their search for items they believe will aid them in their quest. They face more horrors and acquire a new magical item that might need a warning label. Many new and terrifying challenges await our brave party inside another fantastic episode!
Tracy and Spencer recap the horrors of Episode 16. They also discuss the difficulties of reigning in a group that is in a silly, joking mood.
Our heroes our given a quest by the Ghostly Widow Vesorianna. A disturbing nursery rhyme haunts our heroes within the town, and more secrets are brought to light.
It is our longest Behind The Curtain yet as Tracy and Spencer recap episode 15, and discuss the AMAZING weekend the whole group experienced at Salt Lake Gaming Con.
Our heroes have acquired new powers and skills and are ready to continue their adventure deeper into the Prison of Harrowstone. What secrets do these tortured walls contain? Tune in to find out!
When mom is away the boys will play! Tracy is out of town so Spencer is joined by a special guest during this peak behind the curtain. Philip and Spencer discuss the importance of team work during combat, and talk about the exciting new abilities on the horizon for our brave heroes.
Our heroes finally enter the prison, and get their first taste of what horrors await them inside. It’s time for THEIR nightmares to become a reality, as they enter this treacherous, haunted building.
Spencer and Tracy are finally back! Get all the info on Salt Lake Gaming Con!! Tracy and Spencer recount their favorite moments from Episode 13. It’s good to be back!
Our heroes find out what is inside the box and gain some nifty rewards. The party makes preparations to journey to the prison once again. Something is stirring in the pond, uh oh…
Marcus and Lyra have a spooky conversation. The party faces problems in the form of lies and our heroes embark on a treasure hunt. Who is this mysterious apparition and what does he want?
It’s a fight to the death against two blood thirsty stirges! With the absence of Min, Sheriff Caeller steps into the ring to help our heroes! Marcus and Lyra set out on a quest of their own to retrieve the bones lost in the fire.
It’s a party! This is a very special episode of Behind The Curtain as Spencer and Tracy are joined by the ENTIRE cast of Gathering Of The Ages, to celebrate the release of Episode 10!
Min is trapped in the shack with Gibs. The rest of the party takes a trip to to local tavern and meets Italian Santa Claus. How will Min get out of his current predicament? Why is this tavern owner so jolly? Listen and find out!
Tracy and Spencer are back for another peek behind the curtain. They discuss character motives, as well as the division in the party. This week they are joined by a SPECIAL GUEST!
The party makes a disturbing discovery about the skeletal remains they dug up. Marcus desperately searches for answers, Min goes off on a solo expedition, and the rest of the party discusses the importance of family.
Tracy and Spencer discuss the big WIN the party had regarding the research. They also reminisce about that one time Artrilla talked to a dog!
Our heroes make a (ahem) HARROWING discovery within the sanctified walls of the Temple of Pharasma! What secrets await our brave adventurers. And… wait… Artrilla can talk to animals???
Tracy and Spencer discuss episode 7 and the unexpected leader of the group. They also talk about the flashback scene and their favorite parts of it.
Our heroes are questioned by local law enforcement. With the seance fresh in their minds, is it true, can they really trust no one in the town of Ravengro?
Tracy and Spencer discuss their favorite parts of episode 6. They also bring to light their opinions on the combat session of the episode.
Who’s ready for a seance? Questions will be asked, answers will be given… or will they? Join our brave heroes as they continue to unravel the mystery behind this dark and mysterious town of Ravengro.
In this episode Tracy and Spencer talk about the intricacies of running a successful con, and their favorite parts of Episode 5.
Marcus the Con Man turns on the charm. Parod the Half Orc flexes his muscles. And Min… well we aren’t sure what he is doing. What is the deal with this mysterious crystal, and why does this strange shop keep have it? Only time, and a little persuasion will tell.
In this first installment of Behind The Curtain, GM Spencer, and the player behind everybody’s favorite Bard: Tracy, discuss the events from episodes 1-4 and even give a couple shout outs.
What is in the trash pit and holding on to the party’s smallest members? How will they escape? Our heroes are put to the test in their first encounter as a group. Will they all make it out of the trash?
The party makes their way up to the Prison of Harrowstone to try and piece together the mystery of this town known as Ravengro. What horrors await them at this ominous prison?
The Professor’s will is read by the fat councilman Hearthmount and our heroes discover the real reason the Professor has called them to this mysterious town. Pranks are played, and Marcus has a restless sleep.
Welcome to Ustalav everyone! Join our brave adventurers as they delve into a quest full of unimaginable horrors! In this very first episode the party attends a funeral, and naturally, tears are shed. Why our are heroes here? Listen to find out! Prepare for your nightmares to become a reality!