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Wastin' Away in Magic-ritaville

Episode description

Off to investigate a lead, the Grove Team goes to the mysterious beach village. What will they discover, besides sand in their shoes? Listen in to find out!

Players:Jennifer Alexander, Brendan McLeod (Twitch, Twitter), and Orion

DM: Michelle Nickolaisen (Twitter, Instagram )

Audio editor: Brendan Hutchins

Other notes:

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Tracks used from Free Music Archive: Grand Hotel by Dee Yan-Key, Shiny Diamonds by Underskore Orkestra

Sound effects via Battlebards and 3bagbrew on

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