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A science fiction drama about loss, isolation and hope, where a woman navigates a post-apocalyptic future.2069 Valen is the first woman on the moon. No fanfare though, just an engineer doing her job. She likes her work, and her posting, but sometimes it gets lonely.  2089 Earth is silent. Chaika lea… read more


Episode 1: My mind was going numb

Eventyr departs the moon, and Chaika gets to know AIs HYGGE and LEQU.

CHAIKA is a tale of loss, isolation and hope, about a woman navigating a post-apocalyptic future.

***CONTENT WARNING*** Please note that Chaika is created for an adult audience and features depictions of emotional distress. This episode also features strong themes of isolation, as Chaika wonders if she is the last human, as well as hints of suicidal ideation in the poem of the day.

Featured trailers:

The Dex Legacy. A full-cast sci-fi audio drama about humanity's distant future.

Once in a Lifetime - A Musical Covid Love Story. About what happens when that perfect person shows up at a less-than-perfect time.

Chaika is written, produced, directed and narrated by Karin Heimdahl (she/her)


Chaika's theme is by Chris Gregory, please check out his audio fiction anthology podcast, Alternative Stories and Fake Realities and new sci-fi show The Dex Legacy (listen to the trailer in this episode!) 


Chaika is a Y2K Production. You can support us on Patreon at from as little as 1 US dollar a month and get bonus content as well as early access to every episode. If you like the show, please also tell your friends about Chaika, talk us up on social media using #chaikapod or rate and review the show in your favourite podcatcher.

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For more information please visit You can also find us on twitter, instagram and facebook @chaikapod,or e-mail us at

Other music:

Day of Chaos by Kevin MacLeod



Sikton Ragnue by Micah Dahl Anderson from

Implosions On The Ground by Micah Dahl Anderson from

Dreams Become Real by Kevin MacLeod



Heartbreaking by Kevin MacLeod



Hitman by Kevin MacLeod



Long Note Two by Kevin MacLeod



New Direction by Kevin MacLeod



Sound effects are either created by us, or from

℗ 2022 Karin Heimdahl

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