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Shocking Gasp: A D&D Podcast

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Shocking Gasp is a serialized actual play D&D 5e podcast. When an enigmatic being falls from the sky, four strangers investigate and find themselves on the run from a superhuman force. Now they must fight for their survival while attempting to unravel the mystery of who the being was and why they're… read more

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Prelude No.1: Stephanie and Gunny

September 24th, 2018


Prior to the official launch of the show, we're releasing five mini-episodes that allow you the chance to meet the cast and characters. This is part one of the series, and introduces you to Player Stephanie and her …

Prelude No.2: Alex and Tychus

September 25th, 2018


Prior to the official launch of the show, we're releasing five mini-episodes that allow you the chance to meet the cast and characters. This is part two of the series, and introduces you to Player Alex and his …

Prelude No.3: Jake and Tilly

September 26th, 2018


Prior to the official launch of the show, we're releasing five mini-episodes that allow you the chance to meet the cast and characters. This is part three of the series, and introduces you to Player Jake and his …

Prelude No.4: Steve and Amos

September 27th, 2018


Prior to the official launch of the show, we're releasing five mini-episodes that allow you the chance to meet the cast and characters. This is part four of the series, and introduces you to Player Steve and his …

Prelude No.5: Scott and Telunor

September 28th, 2018


Prior to the official launch of the show, we're releasing five mini-episodes that allow you the chance to meet the cast and characters. This is part five of the series, and introduces you to Dungeon Master Scott and his …

C1E1 - Livin' on a Prayer

September 30th, 2018


In the debut episode of Shocking Gasp, we meet four adventurers in the small Aldurian town of Nidri. Tychus goes shopping, Tilly helps an old man, …

C1E2 - Lose Yourself

October 1st, 2018


In the second episode, Tychus loses his accent, Gunny sees a puppy, and the gang tries to figure out what the hell just happened.

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C1E3 - I've Got a Lovely Bunch of Coconuts

October 2nd, 2018


With no supplies, no where to go, and no idea what's going on, the gang decides it's time for Tychus to get his accent back and for Amos to try out …

C1E4 - Mission Impossible

October 16th, 2018


Food? Check. Water? Check. Transportation? Check. Looks like everything is in order and the gang can safely leave the swamp. Absolutely nothing feels …

C1E5 - I Will Remember You

October 30th, 2018


It's Halloween! And that means Trick or Treat is upon us! For the Trick, Dungeon Master Scott planned an ultra creepy Halloween episode but didn't …

C1E6 - Eye of the Tiger

November 13th, 2018


After waking from their shared nightmare, the group finds themselves with an abundance of time and an abundance of topics to discuss. What has been happening to them? Where are they going? What will they do when they …

Bonus: Intro to D&D

November 26th, 2018


For those uninitiated in the mystical ways of Dungeons and Dragons, we welcome you to listen to this bonus episode. Scott the Dungeon Master will …

C1E7 - Always Look On the Bright Side of Life

November 27th, 2018


The crew arrives in Nedrill and gets to business. Vantajar gets checked in. Gunny gets coffee, but the effects are not what she expected. Amos realizes he's finally a captain and starts to break down. Tilly researches …

C1E8 - It's a Great Day to Be Alive

December 11th, 2018


Vantajar is in the hospital and doing well, but the gang needs to find a way to pay for his care. But first Gunny wants to get a gift for Ivellios to …

C1E9 - Something to Talk About

December 25th, 2018


In this special festive episode we see the gang recount their night of carousing after Gunny's victory and then celebrate the joys of Cara Caristia. …

Bonus: Shocking Spotlight - The Critshow

January 1st, 2019


Welcome to the Shocking Spotlight, a new series that lets the Shocking Cast share their non-story interests with you! For this Spotlight, Scott the DM interviews the cast from The Critshow. Join Rev, Tass, Teej, and …

C1E10 - Movin' Right Along

January 8th, 2019


Cara Caristia is over and it's time to get back to work. The gang heads to the Temple of Ashiati to meet Sor Abbigayle “Gayle” Dermont. Together they travel to the village of Sedgegrow to investigate rumors of plague. …

C1E11 - One of Us

January 22nd, 2019


Things take a somber turn as the gang finally learns who interfered in their lives way back in Nidri. They are now set in the middle of events they can barely comprehend, and they struggle to come to terms with this …

C1E12 - Splish Splash

February 5th, 2019


The gang awakens to the sounds of screaming in the streets, followed by shouts of plague. It looks like things are about to go from bad to worse. …

C1E13 - Danger Zone

February 19th, 2019


Gunny is infected, plagueling demons are running amok, and the town is in chaos. The gang tries to keep the peace while figuring out what caused this drastic and deadly turn of events.

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C1E14 - Telling Stories, Pt.1

March 5th, 2019


Demons are running amok in the town of Sedgegrow, and the town has been split in two. Those that are willing to fight for their town, and those that …

C1E15 - Telling Stories, Pt.2

March 19th, 2019


The gang has pushed through the front lines and reached the cultist's stronghold. It's time to come face-to-face with onetime medicine man turned …

Bonus: Shocking Symposium

April 2nd, 2019


After resolving things in Sedgegrow, the cast takes some time to reflect on the story so far and answer some listener questions.

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C1E16 - Law and Order

April 16th, 2019


Vasco is defeated and Sedgegrow is safe. As they help the townsfolk recover from the demonic assault, the gang tries to figure out how this all …

C1E17 - A Thousand Miles

April 30th, 2019


The Deitouched say a few last good-byes to their friends in the town of Nedrill before setting off for Solarion – The City that Birthed the World. …

C1E18 - Shots ft. KneeCoalWoody

May 14th, 2019


After exploring the famous city of Solarion, the Deitouched realize they need citizenship to get where they need to go. While discussing how to gain …

C1E19 - The Final Countdown

May 30th, 2019


The Deitouched need citizenship to reach the Gods Hall. Jarl Jørgen Torp needs it to help his people. But there can be only one victor who earns the …

C1E20 - Smooth Criminal

June 15th, 2019


If a crossbow bolt pierces the back of a pirate and none of his friends are there to see it, do they come to help? Or do they assume his drunken ways …

C1E21 - The One Without A Song

June 25th, 2019


Gunny meets the King and then visits the Gods' Hall while Tychus and Tilly take a day trip into the hellish nightmare that is the bureaucratic system. 

New episodes released every other Tuesday.



C1E22 - Hunger, Pt.1

July 9th, 2019


Come. Listen to a story. A story about a boy, a world that didn't care for him, and the thieves that he thought did. Listen as Amos finds his way into the Etchers thieves' guild and learns what it means to be a thief.

C1E23 - Hunger, Pt.2

July 23rd, 2019


We are nearing the end of this short tale. So far we have watched as the boy Amos was welcomed into a family he never dreamed of. But it will not end as happily. Come, let us finish this story.

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C1E24 - Only Time

August 19th, 2019


Six years have passed. Amos believes his mother may still be alive, and she may be in Solarion. But the Etchers know he is here as well, and they are …

C1E25 - Escape

September 3rd, 2019


First contact has been made, but the spies were not who Amos expected. The message has been delivered. Now all that can be done is to wait. Gunny tries to secure an alternate escape route while Amos and Tychus plan the …

C1E26 - Once or Twice

September 17th, 2019


The Deitouched have decided to go on the offensive, and hunt the hunter. Isabel has no idea what’s in store for her. And yet, something else moves in …

C1E27 - Isabel

October 1st, 2019


Actual DM Notes for this episode: 1) Find a way to kill Isabel. 2) Kill Isabel. Time to get to work.


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Bonus: Shocking Symposium the Second

October 15th, 2019


In celebration of hitting the one year mark, the Gasp Cast decides to hold our second listener Q&A episode. Listen and learn things that you will …

C1E28 - Faith

October 29th, 2019


​Isabel is no longer an immediate threat, but her parting words hint that she may still be out there. For the time being, the Deitouched have bigger tasks at hand. Namely, getting to Nabohyo’s realm and finding out who …

Bonus: Campfire - Retrospect

December 15th, 2019


In this bonus Campfire episode, we find Amos sitting alone in the Slumbering Ogre the night before the battle with Isabel. Tychus sees his friend staring into a mug of ale and walks over to see what is bothering his …

Bonus: Campfire - Double-masher Steel-muscles Oakley

January 1st, 2020


In this bonus Campfire episode, Gunny and Tychus learn a little more about Tilly's storied familial history.

This is a special teaser episode for our $10 "Unexpected Exhale" tier on Patreon. All Patrons of this level …

C1E29 - Welcome to the Retroverse

January 7th, 2020


The Deitouched have arrived in the Retroverse. Now to figure out what that means...


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C1E30 - BeeBoop

January 21st, 2020


Amos's leg is infected. Nabohyo is near. And there's a whole new city to explore. It's time to head to Electrodelphia!


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C1E31 - The Kaufhaus

February 4th, 2020


The Deitouched have just been told they'll need to defeat the Powerful Seal before they can enter Nabohyo's Tower. But their weapons and magic are …

C1E32 - Clan Rocket, Pt.1

February 18th, 2020


 The Deitouched have used the Power of the Montage and acquired new, Retrotastic abilities. It's time to start taking down the clans and collecting …

C1E33 - Clan Rocket, Pt.2

March 3rd, 2020


The Deitouched have made it into the Poh-kee-statium and are right outside the executive office for Laurance and Laurantia, fake Eternity Rock in hand. It's time to issue a challenge.

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C1E34 - Fox Snakes, Pt.1

March 17th, 2020


The first Eternity Rock has been won from the nefarious Clan Rocket. The Deitouched now set their sights on the Fox Snakes, but this mission will …

C1E35 - Fox Snakes, Pt.2

March 31st, 2020


The plan to break into Mother Diamond has been initiated. It's too late to turn back now. Can the Deitouched and their friend Lara pull off the heist …

C1E36 - Clan of the Foot

April 14th, 2020


The Deitouched have successfully infiltrated and stolen the second Eternity Rock from the Fox Snakes, but it seems Tilly did not return from Mother …

C1E37 - This is The End

April 28th, 2020


The Deitouched have gathered all four Eternity Rocks. They will now assemble the Crag of Aggro, bypass the Powerful Seal, and enter Nabohyo's Tower.


C1E38 - What Does It Mean

May 12th, 2020


Scott the Dungeon Heckler tells all in this final episode of Shocking Gasp. Hear what was expected to be a three-year campaign boiled down to two and a half hours of rambling nonsense.



Bonus: A Sunny Day for Gunny

May 12th, 2020


This special bonus One Shot was recorded at GenCon 2019 with the cast from d20 Syndicate. In this episode, we take a trip into Gunny's past and see her having a fun day playing with her childhood friends.


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