The Adventures of the Darrington Brigade

  • Published: 01 December 2019
  • Live from the Bass Concert Hall in Austin, TX, Taryon Darrington leads a troupe of unlikely miscreants through a dangerous journey in search of glory!

    This one-shot takes place 10 years following the end of Campaign 1 and includes some Vox Machina spoilers.

    Original character art by Aviv Or:

    - Taryon Darrington and Doty miniatures by Steamforged Games:
    - Darrington Brigade miniatures provided by Eldritch Foundry:
    - Miniatures painted by Iron Tusk Painting:

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  • Flando Maltrizian
    Flando Maltrizian  1 weeks back

    HEY, there might be some SPOILERS under the thing
    2:55 Slash
    5:30 Cast intro
    7:15 Sam intro
    10:05 Sam pledges loyalty
    12:10 Karaoke intro cinematic
    14:00 Episode Starts
    18:10 Recap Ends, and everyone stares at eachother
    19:00 Tary’s intro
    22:00 The Owlbear intro
    23:30 Farriwen Breeze intro
    25:55 Hazel Copperpot intro
    27:30 Tary’s new books
    28:45 Hazel’s radio play (Marisha came prepared)
    31:40 Doty is obsolete
    32:55 Damion Vadoma’s intro
    35:20 Buddy’s intro
    36:20 Macaroni Samsonite’s intro
    38:20 Lionel’s reintroduction
    39:30 Engagement survey
    41:20 Tary is pretty
    44:20 Vox Machina’s initiation ceremony
    45:10 Owlbear vs. Farriwen
    47:40 F’rank Myller
    51:50 Owlbear is so gritty
    56:35 Should’ve seen Bear totem coming
    58:25 Copperpot vs. Buddy
    1:00:50 Buddy’s first experience with color
    1:13:30 This was so poorly organized
    1:14:30 Owlbear doesn’t need your heals
    1:15:50 Hazel tries to network
    1:16:55 Mac vs. Damion
    1:18:25 Mac starts things off right
    1:23:25 Bye, Ashley
    1:25:25 Tary comes clean
    1:27:35 Dog names
    1:29:05 Owlbear figures out his new cave
    1:31:10 Damion appreciates Tary’s mom
    1:32:15 Owlbear preaches justice
    1:33:00 Preview
    1:34:40 Owlbear hides
    1:38:15 Damion doesn’t actually know anything
    1:39:15 Mac knows how to write up the contract
    1:41:50 Tary does free signatures
    1:43:40 Lionel’s dreams
    1:44:40 Adventure for brunch
    1:45:30 An unnecessary whisper
    1:48:35 Competing recorder
    1:50:05 Owlbear stealth
    1:54:30 Owlsight (think about it)
    1:56:55 Buddy the telepath
    1:58:00 Farriwen is a portable fan
    1:59:35 Owlbear lowkey hates geese, and advocates vengeance
    2:01:05 Hazel the meat shield
    2:02:05 Owlbear is always hidden
    2:07:35 Hazel takes poetic license
    2:08:40 Break Starts
    2:19:50 Break Ends
    2:20:45 Map is out (you can snort a lot of things)
    2:23:40 Hazel holds up that rear
    2:25:20 Dire McGruff
    2:27:50 Taliesin suits up
    2:29:55 Macaroni on deck
    2:33:30 Micro-celebration
    2:34:50 Afterparty
    2:39:55 Inevitable 300 reference
    2:43:15 DM privileges
    2:44:05 Pyrotechnyics
    2:51:00 Best bear pun
    2:52:15 Ohana
    2:56:35 Average monking
    2:59:40 Matt lays down a rule judgement (he is correct)
    3:01:00 Batman
    3:02:25 Hazel makes it clap
    3:07:45 SWEAR TO ME
    3:08:10 HDYWTDT
    3:08:55 Rewriting history
    3:11:00 Duck senses
    3:13:30 The Brigadines
    3:16:40 Pipe of the Sewers is not very good
    3:21:40 Cavern map out
    3:24:10 Duckhemoth
    3:26:30 Battle begins
    3:30:35 Marisha has hit Liam many times
    3:31:35 Evil most foul
    3:40:45 Syllable inspiration
    3:51:15 DuckTentacles
    3:52:55 DuckTales jokes > bear jokes
    3:55:10 Can confirm: it is not
    3:58:00 Matt was hiding his duck noises the whole time
    4:01:00 Sam asks what we’ve all been wondering
    4:10:35 Damion is all about family
    4:11:10 Sentinel frustration
    4:13:35 Unconscious haste
    4:15:35 The first Foley artist, canon
    4:26:35 HDYWTDT
    4:29:25 Stone has passed
    4:30:10 Tary’s rights are unclear
    4:32:05 Honoring the fallen
    4:33:55 That concludes this adventure
    The in-game start date for the episode was some point in 826. Sam’s jersey says “69”
    Any moments I missed? Feel free to post them here. Is it Thursday yet?

  • Jacob Vance
    Jacob Vance  52 minutes back

    Nearly dropped over dead in a field from "Justice is my Religion." Beautiful.

    • Elisha Ma
      Elisha Ma  1 hours back

      I want Marisha's cardigan

      • Adaptive Creature
        Adaptive Creature  1 hours back

        43:28 Amazing interaction between Sam and Ashley. "Tone it down" Even Laura was like "waaaaaa"

        • Thedoctor133
          Thedoctor133  2 hours back

          I like that they seem to have shifted more to doing one shots for live shows as compared to normal game episodes . I don't know why but the live show episodes never set well with me and felt off. These feel more natural for the most part.

          • Snorpenbass
            Snorpenbass  2 hours back

            Now that Werewolf: The Apocalypse 5E has been announced, the gang should prepare for Travis DMing a one-shot next year. Just a suggestion, but...Travis *does* love werewolves. XD

            • Cliff Coats
              Cliff Coats  2 hours back

              Truly brilliant.

              • Dirty Diamond
                Dirty Diamond  4 hours back

                Artificers are so cool dude

                • Skyth Shallowclaw
                  Skyth Shallowclaw  4 hours back

                  Mark 2:00:00 it was like a thousand quaks cried out and were silenced.

                  • Robert Hickey
                    Robert Hickey  4 hours back

                    Great show but once again I'll say it. Monk are broken no matter what edition of DnD it is.

                    • Speverban
                      Speverban  5 hours back

                      Digging the WoW soundtrack!

                      • Ruby Angel
                        Ruby Angel  7 hours back

                        This episode is just them flexing their voice actor abilities

                        • Steve Stevenson
                          Steve Stevenson  8 hours back

                          marisha should not be allowed to play spellcaster

                          • zepwolfx
                            zepwolfx  9 hours back

                            Search for Grog forever my number 1 Exandria One-Shot, but man this is a close close second. So much fun to watch.

                            • Callum Morrow
                              Callum Morrow  9 hours back

                              4.5 hour video took me like 6 hours to watch as I kept rewinding it to see rewatch all the funny moments!!

                              • Jay C
                                Jay C  9 hours back

                                Man I got high as shit before I watched this, which was a horrible idea because it's already surreal and hilarious enough

                                • Moko Arc
                                  Moko Arc  13 hours back

                                  I didn't realize until watching this again. Is Lionel Pumat's Half-Brother?

                                  • GThom T
                                    GThom T  13 hours back

                                    I cant wait to see cosplays of these characters

                                    • blacksmith bones
                                      blacksmith bones  15 hours back

                                      Best adding of initiative ever

                                      • Jonathan Ashton
                                        Jonathan Ashton  16 hours back

                                        Taryon Darrington and the Colour from Outer Space

                                        • Syegfryed Hellscream
                                          Syegfryed Hellscream  16 hours back

                                          Buddy is more intelligent than Grog, lmao

                                          • CR Fan
                                            CR Fan  16 hours back

                                            Liam forgot to change his INT stat in D&D Beyond, it is supposed to be 5, so he's actually a bit dumber than Grog, hard as that is to believe.

                                        • Darius der Rote
                                          Darius der Rote  17 hours back

                                          Telling someone 30 years back that dnd will some day fill theaters just by people playing it. Hundreds and hundreds of people watching it.

                                          • Event Hʘriךּon
                                            Event Hʘriךּon  17 hours back

                                            omg look at the thumbnail. looka at his face. its perfect YESYESYES

                                            • FeiXenogears
                                              FeiXenogears  18 hours back

                                              Hazel Copperpot was best

                                              • Robert Sander
                                                Robert Sander  18 hours back

                                                I'm pretty sure Matt wears the exact same outfit as the director of the circus I went to as a kid... xD

                                                • WildCard XXII
                                                  WildCard XXII  19 hours back

                                                  31:50 and Doty broke my heart right there

                                                  I love Doty

                                                  • Cybercoin
                                                    Cybercoin  19 hours back

                                                    Master Dolang T'Versky.....or whatever it's spelled. Wasn't he tied into the second campaign? Think Nott has something of his and his name has been mentioned a few times in that campaign. I mean Sam and Liam definitely recognize that name . Around 1:37:25

                                                    • DreamerDon
                                                      DreamerDon  19 hours back

                                                      I got to watch this today and I have to say that I truly enjoyed the campaign. I especially love the characters that everyone played and am amazed at how Travis could keep that voice. Thank you for doing this one-shot... Also, Happy Belated Birthday to Brian Foster.

                                                      • Mikey ACH
                                                        Mikey ACH  21 hours back

                                                        "I don't fuckin' know... Doesn't make any sense, but there you have it." As a DM/GM, I feel this on a primordial level.

                                                        • grim Reaper
                                                          grim Reaper  23 hours back

                                                          Owlbear:"behind evil most fowl"

                                                          • Ash Fuller
                                                            Ash Fuller  23 hours back

                                                            I love Ashley's Paula Poundstone cosplay

                                                            • TaakosGoodOutHere
                                                              TaakosGoodOutHere  23 hours back

                                                              Marisha holy shit im not even 30 mins in.

                                                              • Michael Schneider
                                                                Michael Schneider  23 hours back

                                                                If i can suggest something, maybe show instead of the in left corner, the darrington brigade us the characters hp and stuff...stuff that is crucial for whatt is happening. hard for us watching to keep track unless we pay 100% attention. I am currently watching while doing homework. And its great.

                                                                • CrownlessKing The Last Roy Main

                                                                  1:32:20 The most Tallisen thing Tallisen has ever said in the history of all human life

                                                                  • Kayla Warter
                                                                    Kayla Warter  1 days back

                                                                    They got a lot of lucky rolls against the Quacken, but it also seems like Matt forgot (or just didn't know until it was too late) that this was a high-STR party where 4 characters also had STR saving throw proficiency, when making a final boss whose big move was to grapple people. I get the feeling he's used to homebrewing for the Nein, where when Yasha's gone there's literally only one character whose strength is even decent, and she doesn't fight on the front lines. And half the characters in this group are as hard to grapple as Yasha.

                                                                    • Tom Cavness
                                                                      Tom Cavness  1 days back

                                                                      How could there POSSIBLY be 221 people that gave this a thumbs down??

                                                                      • Josh France
                                                                        Josh France  1 days back

                                                                        I hope they don't get copyright hit for the skyrim combat music

                                                                        • CR Fan
                                                                          CR Fan  16 hours back

                                                                          They were given permission to use that music ages ago.

                                                                      • Nimbuck
                                                                        Nimbuck  1 days back

                                                                        Matt has accidentally said my name so many times and it catches me off guard every time.

                                                                        • Nathaniel Clark
                                                                          Nathaniel Clark  1 days back

                                                                          I really hope these guys come back again one day.

                                                                          • Arson The Average
                                                                            Arson The Average  1 days back

                                                                            Jesus christ that is a LOT of people just siting there to much people play a game of dnd. God damn

                                                                            • Dairy Cream5
                                                                              Dairy Cream5  1 days back

                                                                              "That is a lot to think about. I already have a biographer."
                                                                              "... Terry?"
                                                                              My heart oh my god😭❤

                                                                              • Nohawkkid008
                                                                                Nohawkkid008  1 days back

                                                                                As someone whose name is Terry, it was thrilling to have the crowd chanting lol

                                                                                • Chris Mc Claughry
                                                                                  Chris Mc Claughry  1 days back

                                                                                  Could not see the intros. Dumb people in the back

                                                                                  • nik700
                                                                                    nik700  1 days back

                                                                                    Love the way that Tal falls into character again after laughing

                                                                                    • Keith Ross
                                                                                      Keith Ross  1 days back

                                                                                      If this is ten years after campaign one...I wonder what Caleb was doing during this? Probably at home, spending time with his family...

                                                                                      • CR Fan
                                                                                        CR Fan  16 hours back

                                                                                        It's 9 years before C2, he was still in the asylum and would be for another 4 years.

                                                                                    • TheAnonymousGuy
                                                                                      TheAnonymousGuy  1 days back

                                                                                      Glide like an owl
                                                                                      Strike like a bear

                                                                                      • George Weber
                                                                                        George Weber  1 days back

                                                                                        Buddy is the best. Hazel is the best. Owlbear is the best. Macaroni is the best. All in all, just this whole one shot is the greatest thing I have ever seen.

                                                                                        • George Weber
                                                                                          George Weber  1 days back

                                                                                          "I thought we were here to make friends!"

                                                                                          I'M HERE TO LAUGH, NOT CRY DAMNIT!