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Critical Ditto

61 EpisodesProduced by Professor BuckthornWebsite

Four friends with an unending passion for Pokemon want to take you on a journey quite unlike anything you've heard before...or they've heard before...as they are pretty much making it all up from scratch. Each week, Stew, Ali, David and Tom gather around a kitchen table to tell the story of Kenny, T… read more

61 Episodes | 2019 - 2021

Episode 40: Bide #2

April 12th, 2021

1:21:31

Theo, Brandi and Kenny decide what to do next...

Huge THANK YOUs as always to: The creator Monster of the Week, Michaal Sands. You can buy the …

Episode 39: Bide #1

March 29th, 2021

1:15:52

FORMIA - ONE MONTH LATER.

Huge THANK YOUs as always to: The creator Monster of the Week, Michaal Sands. You can buy the Monster of the Week rule book …

BONUS: Reflect #5 Part 2

February 15th, 2021

39:06

Time for the second half of our Reflect! We answer more questions about Sky Attack and Steam Eruption alongside some more general questions all …

BONUS: Continental Crush Promo

February 14th, 2021

7:34

Happy Valentine's Day. David is a huge romantic and ran a Valentine's One Shot for Stew, Ali and Tom set in Ancient Formia. This is a little teaser …

BONUS: Reflect #5 Part 1

February 1st, 2021

43:36

We answer questions about Sky Attack and Steam Eruption alongside some more general questions all submitted by listeners. 

We have launched our …

RECAP: SKY ATTACK

January 19th, 2021

9:52

What happened in the Sky Attack arc? Here's the TL;DR version of the key events from Sky Attack in one easy to listen to chunk.

Huge THANK YOUs as always to: The creator Monster of the Week, Michaal Sands. You can buy …

Episode 38: Sky Attack #8

January 18th, 2021

1:18:01

Kenny, Brandi and Theo go bowling!

We have launched our Patreon! If you would like to support the show please follow this link:

Episode 37: Sky Attack #7

January 4th, 2021

1:24:31

Brandi discovers her history. Kenny becomes Dances With Karps. Theo sees...well let's not talk about it.

We have launched our Patreon! If you would …

Episode 36: Sky Attack #6

December 21st, 2020

1:14:24

Theo uses the power of knowledge. Kenny touches a claw. Brandi gives Wimpy a choice.

We have launched our Patreon! If you would like to support the …

Episode 35: Sky Attack #5

December 7th, 2020

1:22:41

Brandi confronts Theo. Theo confronts Brandi. Kenny confronts the actual villains.
We have launched our Patreon! If you would like to support the show …

Episode 34: Sky Attack #4

November 23rd, 2020

1:01:32

Brandi is attacked. Theo is disrespected. Kenny is tested

We have launched our Patreon! If you would like to support the show please follow this …

Episode 33: Sky Attack #3

November 9th, 2020

1:12:06

Theo and Kenny take on Ehmandy and Cassidy. Brandi meets her Ex. AND we have launched our Patreon! If you would like to support the show please …

BONUS: Knock Off #2 - A Halloween Special

October 30th, 2020

1:21:44

Warning! These Halloween specials contains mild gore and body horror. Listener discretion is advised.
 It's time for Part 2 of the Critical Ditto …

BONUS: Knock Off #1 - A Halloween Special

October 26th, 2020

1:29:47

Warning! These Halloween specials contains mild gore and body horror. Listener discretion is advised.  
Welcome to Camp Cheerow! This year we are super excited to welcome the cheerleaders of the Pokemon Champion himself! …

Episode 32: Sky Attack #2

October 12th, 2020

1:07:33

Kenny uses non-lethal force. Brandi learns about turrets. Theo has a mini reunion. 

Huge THANK YOUs as always to: The creator Monster of the Week, …

Episode 31: Sky Attack #1

September 28th, 2020

1:07:06

Brandi: Breaker of Chains. Theo: Breaker of Doors. Kenny: Breaker of...Gas? 

Huge THANK YOUs as always to: The creator Monster of the Week, Michaal …

RECAP: STEAM ERUPTION

September 15th, 2020

8:27

What happened in the Steam Eruption arc? Here's the TL;DR version of the key events from Steam Eruption in one easy to listen to chunk.

Huge THANK YOUs as always to: The creator Monster of the Week, Michaal Sands. You …

Episode 30: Steam Eruption #7

September 14th, 2020

1:10:23

Theo Vs Enya.  Brandi Vs bribery. Kenny Vs Melissa.
Huge THANK YOUs as always to: The creator Monster of the Week, Michaal Sands. You can buy the …

Episode 29: Steam Eruption #6

August 31st, 2020

1:06:26

Theo confronts the plant. Brandi tries to control the NPCs. Kenny experiences life as an S-Class Trainer.

Huge THANK YOUs as always to: The creator …

Episode 28: Steam Eruption #5

August 17th, 2020

1:09:54

Brandi fights for a gym badge. Kenny dances for a yoga mat. Theo searches for a spy. 

This week's promo comes from our great friends Force Majeure Podcast. Force Majeure is an actual play podcast set in the Star Wars …

Episode 27: Steam Eruption #4

August 3rd, 2020

1:13:34

Kenny lies to a bird. Brandi gets some tips. Theo says goodbye. 

This week's promo comes from Postcards From Pearl, a Pokemon 5e Actual Play podcast …

Episode 26: Steam Eruption #3

July 20th, 2020

1:09:47

Kenny gets a mysterious parcel. Brandi gives a presentation. Theo has to put theoretical knowledge into practice. 

This week's promo comes from DM's Treehouse, a podcast where 4 DMs take turns playing in each other's …

Episode 25: Steam Eruption #2

July 6th, 2020

1:01:24

Kenny hides in a sleeping bag. Theo gives advice. Brandi ignores advice. 

This week's promo comes from Green Mountain Mysteries. An actual play podcast that can be described as Urban Fantasy, butts and sandwiches. Check …

Episode 24: Steam Eruption #1

June 22nd, 2020

1:09:01

The Surfloatzels board the Nidorient Express (finally)!
Theo goes back to school. Brandi realises she is falling behind. Kenny discovers Moustache's …

BONUS: Reflect #4

June 15th, 2020

52:47

We are united in support of #BlackLivesMatter 

For more information: https://www.obama.org/anguish-and-action/  

Please donate to some of the …

RECAP: PAYBACK

June 9th, 2020

8:00

What happened in the Payback arc? Here's the TL;DR version of the key events from Payback in one easy to listen to chunk.

Huge THANK YOUs as always to: The creator Monster of the Week, Michaal Sands. You can buy the …

Episode 23: Payback #5

June 8th, 2020

1:01:31

We are united in support of #BlackLivesMatter

For more information: https://www.obama.org/anguish-and-action/

Please donate to some of the following …

Episode 22: Payback #4

May 25th, 2020

1:07:25

Brandi gets into an argument with her Pokedex (again). Kenny's powers malfunction (again). Theo saves the day (again). 

The Promo this week is for FROM AFAR, a DnD 5e Actual Play Podcast. Also four guys, also with a …

Episode 21: Payback #3

May 11th, 2020

1:14:05

Theo meets a mentor. Kenny meets Theo's mentor. Brandi meets Theo's mentor. Theo, Kenny and Brandi all meet too many cheese toasties. 


The promo in this episode is for Postcards From Pearl by Quest Company Junior. …

Episode 20: Payback #2

April 27th, 2020

1:09:07

Brandi attempts a heist. Kenny attempts a heist. Theo attempts to sober up. 


Huge THANK YOUs as always to: The creators of Pokemon Tabletop United and Pokemon Tabletop Journeys (website here:  

Episode 19: Payback #1

April 13th, 2020

1:35:52

SEASON 2 BEGINS!
Theo, Brandi and Kenny arrive in Pyranile - a tourist destination that is a mix of Ancient Eygpt and Atlantic City. 

Huge THANK YOUs as always to: The creators of Pokemon Tabletop United and Pokemon …

BONUS: General Phillips - The Season 1 Roundup

April 6th, 2020

43:37

General Phillips, head of the Formian Pokemon League military, interrogates Theo, Kenny and Brandi about their adventures so far. Phillips has only really just met the group so wants to catch up with what's happened …

BONUS: Chatter - Season 1

March 2nd, 2020

45:55

Warning: Explicit

A very self indulgent deep dive into the characters' current states of mind at the end of the season. Forgive us.


Huge THANK YOUs …

BONUS: How Do You Solve A Problem Like A Promo

February 17th, 2020

28:53

WARNING: This episode contains real life swears. 

This is the story of how four Dittos attempted to record a simple 30 second promo to help advertise their podcast. It sounded so easy...


Huge THANK YOUs as always to: …

BONUS: Reflect #3

February 4th, 2020

26:18

Here we answer some listener-submitted questions about the Foul Play arc and the characters in general. 

Huge THANK YOUs as always to: The creators of …

RECAP: FOUL PLAY

February 4th, 2020

6:20

What happened in the Foul Play arc? Here's the TL;DR version of the key events from Foul Play in one easy to listen to chunk.

Huge THANK YOUs as …

Episode 18: Foul Play #4

February 3rd, 2020

1:11:38

Theo attempts some people skills. Brandi fights a dragon. Kenny meets a queen. 
This week's listener NPC comes from BRYCE.
Huge THANK YOUs as always to: The creators of Pokemon Tabletop United and Pokemon Tabletop …

Episode 17: Foul Play #3

January 20th, 2020

1:11:03

Theo discovers their physical prowess. Kenny discovers he's still not wanted. Brandi discovers someone close to her is in danger. 
This episode's character suggestion comes from Arauro! 
Huge THANK YOUs as always to: The …

Episode 16: Foul Play #2

January 6th, 2020

1:01:03

Theo, Brandi and Kenny finally discover what the Special Defenders actually is! 
Huge THANK YOUs as always to: The creators of Pokemon Tabletop United and Pokemon Tabletop Journeys (website here:  

BONUS: Freezy Frost #2 - A Christmas Special

December 23rd, 2019

1:13:51

Part 2 of the Critical Ditto Christmas special. Will Professor Honey and Astor be able to defeat the Grinch, save the Delibirds and return them to Panda Claus?! 


 Huge THANK YOUs as always to: The creators of Pokemon …

BONUS: Freezy Frost #1 - A Christmas Special

December 16th, 2019

1:18:48

It's the first part of our bonus Christmas arc! Join life partners Professor Honey and Astor as they celebrate Chris T Mas and go on a quest to save …

Episode 15: Foul Play #1

December 2nd, 2019

1:10:30

The group feast their eyes on The Pokemon League.

Also, BRAXTON BURKS HAS A NEW ALBUM ON BANDCAMP! THIS IS NOT A DRILL! It's called 'Time & Space'. Go his Bandcamp page in the description below to buy. 

Huge THANK …

BONUS: Reflect #2

November 27th, 2019

22:55

The second in our bonus episode series REFLECT. Ali, Tom, Stew and David reflect on the second arc (Frenzy Plant) and try and pick up those loose plot strands that got lost along the way. We also tackle a listener …

RECAP: FRENZY PLANT

November 19th, 2019

12:23

What happened in the Frenzy Plant arc? Here's the TL;DR version of the key events from Frenzy Plant in one easy to listen to chunk.

Huge THANK YOUs as always to: The creator Monster of the Week, Michaal Sands. You can …

Episode 14: Frenzy Plant #8

November 18th, 2019

1:00:54

Theo flashes back to a fateful meeting.
Brandi learns more about Wimpy.
Kenny puts some clothes on....finally. 
Huge THANK YOUs as always to:
The …

Episode 13: Frenzy Plant #7

November 4th, 2019

1:10:47

Kenny, Theo and Brandi take on Calico of Team Nautilus.

Huge THANK YOUs as always to:
The creators of Pokemon Tabletop United and Pokemon Tabletop Journeys (website here:  https://pokemontabletop.com/ )
Braxton Burks and …

Episode 12: Frenzy Plant #6

October 21st, 2019

54:58

Kenny tries to stop Andros.
Theo tries to take on the paladins.
Brandi tries to keep track of all the other NPCs.

Huge THANK YOUs as always to:
The creators of Pokemon Tabletop United and Pokemon Tabletop Journeys (website …

Episode 11: Frenzy Plant #5 - Part 2

October 7th, 2019

42:01

Brandi fights Heron.
Kenny fights Andros.
Theo senses a fight is coming their way.

Huge THANK YOUs as always to:
The creators of Pokemon Tabletop United and Pokemon Tabletop Journeys (website here:  

Episode 10: Frenzy Plant #5 - Part 1

September 30th, 2019

39:39

Brandi meets Heron.
Theo judges others. 
Kenny tries to help.
Barnaby Tims and Hedrald have the match of the century.

Huge THANK YOUs as always to:
The creators of Pokemon Tabletop United and Pokemon Tabletop Journeys …

Episode 9: Frenzy Plant #4

September 16th, 2019

52:04

Kenny meets someone like him.
Brandi gets a mission.
And Theo gets a chaperone
Huge THANK YOUs as always to:
The creators of Pokemon Tabletop United and Pokemon Tabletop Journeys (website here:  https://pokemontabletop.com/

Episode 8: Frenzy Plant #3

September 2nd, 2019

47:26

Brandi gets hurt. 
Theo gets hot.
Kenny gets naked.
Special guest star Whismur.

Huge THANK YOUs as always to:
The creators of Pokemon Tabletop United and Pokemon Tabletop Journeys (website here:  https://pokemontabletop.com/

Episode 7: Frenzy Plant #2

August 19th, 2019

1:09:04

Kenny accepts a quest.
Brandi takes a trip to Poundland.
Theo cons a child.
 
Huge THANK YOUs as always to:
The creators of Pokemon Tabletop United and Pokemon Tabletop Journeys (website here:  https://pokemontabletop.com/ )

Episode 6: Frenzy Plant #1

August 5th, 2019

1:02:51

 The first episode of Arc 2! Frenzy Plant!
Theo keeps their head down.
Brandi discovers an opportunity to make money
Kenny gets a target on his back.
The team head into Routeuno Forest and contend with the creepiest of …

BONUS: Reflect #1

August 2nd, 2019

14:50

The first in our bonus episode series REFLECT. Ali, Tom and David reflect on the first arc and pick up some of those plot threads that got lost along the way. 

Huge THANK YOUs as always to:

The creators of Pokemon …

RECAP: RAIN DANCE

July 25th, 2019

8:33

What happened in the Rain Dance arc? Here's the TL;DR version of the key events from Rain Dance in one easy to listen to chunk.

Huge THANK YOUs as always to: The creator Monster of the Week, Michaal Sands. You can buy …

Episode 5: Rain Dance #5

July 22nd, 2019

58:51

The finale of Rain Dance.
As the chaos dies down, Theo, Kenny and Brandi decide what to do next. 

 
Huge THANK YOUs as always to:
The creators of Pokemon Tabletop United and Pokemon Tabletop Journeys (website here:  

Episode 4: Rain Dance #4

July 8th, 2019

50:45

Kenny takes on his inner demon.
Brandi takes charge.
Theo takes on some emotions. 
The gang finally leave the beach!

 
Huge THANK YOUs as always to:
The creators of Pokemon Tabletop United and Pokemon Tabletop Journeys …

Episode 3: Rain Dance #3

June 23rd, 2019

58:43

Brandi finds herself in deep water.
Kenny proves himself quite the introvert.
Theo surprises themself by standing up for a friend. 
And the pirates …

Episode 2: Rain Dance #2

June 10th, 2019

1:10:21

Gary Smoke's anxiety inducing beach party is in full electro-swing. 
As the storm rages outside, Brandi attempts to convince the party goers to …

Episode 1: Rain Dance #1

June 10th, 2019

1:14:35

The adventure begins. 
Kenneth, a young boy with mysterious powers arrives in Surfloat Town with an injured Rowlet searching for answers. 
Theo, a devout member of the Church of Slowking disobeys orders. 
Brandi, an …

Episode 0: Welcome To Critical Ditto

June 2nd, 2019

3:11

An introduction to the Critical Ditto Podcast from your favourite Pokemon Professor. 

Music by: Braxton Burks and The Materia Collective (buy the …

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