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Brute Force

Brute Force is a real-play comedic RPG podcast blended with in-character narration. We play a campaign of FATE Core (we started with World of Darkness) set in the high fantasy world of Eorith. The adventurers are a party of monsters tasked with saving a world that barely tolerates their existence.

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Brute Force – Episode 87 – Rollo di Pollo’s Mindfreakatorium

Cammy and Mort make it to the mainland and run into an old acquaintance, who you should probably be able to tell is Rollo di Pollo from the title of the episode. If you wish to support the show and get some goodies in the process, please check out the Patreon at Patreon.com/bruteforce. Brute Force features Adam Bash as the storyteller, Carly Shields as (shhh it’s a secret), John Caulfield as Mort McCoy the guy, Patrick Rankin as one hand clapping, and Michaela Ray as Cammy the Kitsune. We play the Fate Core game system set in the mystical lands of Eorith. Subscribe on iTunes Subscribe via RSS Follow the show on Twitter!

1hr 21mins

18 Oct 2019

Rank #1

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Brute Force – Episode 28 – The Cost of Revolution

The crew launches their assault on King Eloy, but at what cost? We have launched the Brute Force Patreon campaign, so if you wish to support the show and get some goodies in the process, please check it out at Patreon.com/bruteforce. If you haven’t already secured your tickets to GeeklyCon 2017, now is a great time. Brute Force features Adam Bash as the storyteller, Carly Shields as Lola, John Caulfield as Mort McCoy, Bijaya Shrestha as Mirka, and Patrick Rankin as Ezra. We play a heavily refluffed version of World of Darkness set in the mystical lands of Eorith. Subscribe on iTunes Subscribe via RSS Follow the show on Twitter!

1hr 14mins

20 Jun 2017

Rank #2

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Brute Force – Episode 25 – A Subtle Interrogation

As the crew awakens in the forests south of Murkheim, they scramble to extract information from the Vizier before King Eloy learns they’re coming for him. There will be blood. ** Apologies for those who downloaded this immediately on posting, as there was an error with the Jasper audio. It’s now mended, but our shame will never be. We have launched the Brute Force Patreon campaign, so if you wish to support the show and get some goodies in the process, please check it out at Patreon.com/bruteforce. If you haven’t already secured your tickets to GeeklyCon 2017, now is a great time. I mean it’s been a great time already, but now is extra great. Long live House Cinderheart. Brute Force features Adam Bash as the storyteller, Carly Shields as Lola, John Caulfield as Mort McCoy, Bijaya Shrestha as Mirka, and Patrick Rankin as Ezra. We play a heavily refluffed version of World of Darkness set in the mystical lands of Eorith. Subscribe on iTunes Subscribe via RSS Follow the show on Twitter!

58mins

2 May 2017

Rank #3

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Brute Force – Episode 21 – Full Bush

Facing off against a 20 foot tall sextuple-horned terrifying demon creature, the Brute Force outsmarts themselves and get split up. We have launched the Brute Force Patreon campaign, so if you wish to support the show and get some goodies in the process, please check it out at Patreon.com/bruteforce. If you haven’t already secured your tickets to GeeklyCon 2017, now is a great time. I mean it’s been a great time already, but now is extra great. Long live House Cinderheart. Brute Force features Adam Bash as the storyteller, Carly Shields as Lola, John Caulfield as Mort McCoy, Bijaya Shrestha as Mirka, and Patrick Rankin as Ezra. We play a heavily refluffed version of World of Darkness set in the mystical lands of Eorith. Subscribe on iTunes Subscribe via RSS Follow the show on Twitter!

57mins

8 Mar 2017

Rank #4

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Brute Force – Episode 26 – Watery Doing

As the gang plans for their assault on King Eloy in the Temple of the Oaken Spire, Mort is pulled away to fulfill a debt to the genie Ajaz. We have launched the Brute Force Patreon campaign, so if you wish to support the show and get some goodies in the process, please check it out at Patreon.com/bruteforce. If you haven’t already secured your tickets to GeeklyCon 2017, now is a great time. I mean it’s been a great time already, but now is extra great. Long live House Cinderheart. Brute Force features Adam Bash as the storyteller, Carly Shields as Lola, John Caulfield as Mort McCoy, Bijaya Shrestha as Mirka, and Patrick Rankin as Ezra. We play a heavily refluffed version of World of Darkness set in the mystical lands of Eorith. Subscribe on iTunes Subscribe via RSS Follow the show on Twitter!

52mins

16 May 2017

Rank #5

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Brute Force – Episode 3 – Skeleton Key

The gang awakens in the city of Kushkal, on the far western edge of the kingdom of Denderast. They do not awaken together, however, and two in particular find themselves in grave peril. We have launched the Brute Force Patreon campaign, so if you wish to support the show and get some goodies in the process, please check it out at Patreon.com/bruteforce. This episode features musical interludes by Keegan McClanahan. Brute Force features Adam Bash as the storyteller, Carly Shields as Lola, John Caulfield as Mort McCoy, Bijaya Shrestha as Mirka, and Patrick Rankin as Ezra. We play a heavily refluffed version of World of Darkness set in the mystical lands of Eorith. Follow the show on Twitter! Subscribe on iTunes Subscribe via RSS

1hr 7mins

28 Jun 2016

Rank #6

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Brute Force – Episode 89 – Deacon’s Sugarmines

Hundreds of years ago, a young Leland Deacon matches wits against his twin sister in a bid to takeover his father’s company. If you wish to support the show and get some goodies in the process, please check out the Patreon at Patreon.com/bruteforce. Brute Force features Adam Bash as the storyteller, Carly Shields as Hollis the mermaid, John Caulfield as Mort McCoy the guy, Patrick Rankin as Leland Deacon the mummy, and Michaela Ray as Cammy the Kitsune. We play the Fate Core game system set in the mystical lands of Eorith. Subscribe on iTunes Subscribe via RSS Follow the show on Twitter!

1hr 29mins

13 Nov 2019

Rank #7

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Brute Force – Episode 68 – Underwear and Violins

Have you missed each of the previous 67 episodes of Brute Force? Well do we have a surprise for you. It’s an in-character lore-friendly recap episode! If you wish to support the show and get some goodies in the process, please check out the Patreon at Patreon.com/bruteforce. Brute Force features Adam Bash as the storyteller, Carly Shields as Lola the Harpy, John Caulfield as Mort McCoy the Skeleton, Patrick Rankin as Ezra the Golem, and Michaela Ray as Cammy the Kitsune. We play the Fate Core game system set in the mystical lands of Eorith. Subscribe on iTunes Subscribe via RSS Follow the show on Twitter!

1hr 6mins

10 Jan 2019

Rank #8

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Brute Force – Episode 4 – A Moment with Frankie

Like every family reunion I’ve ever had, the whole dang party’s ended up in jail. Brute Force has graduated on from Random Encounters, so make sure you’ve updated your podcasting app of choice to our new dedicated feed. Simply search for Brute Force, or: Subscribe on iTunes Subscribe via RSS We have launched the Brute Force Patreon campaign, so if you wish to support the show and get some goodies in the process, please check it out at Patreon.com/bruteforce. This episode features musical interludes by Keegan McClanahan. Brute Force features Adam Bash as the storyteller, Carly Shields as Lola, John Caulfield as Mort McCoy, Bijaya Shrestha as Mirka, and Patrick Rankin as Ezra. We play a heavily refluffed version of World of Darkness set in the mystical lands of Eorith. Follow the show on Twitter!

55mins

12 Jul 2016

Rank #9

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Brute Force – Episode 88 – Technically Graverobbing

Cammy, Mort, and their new friend Hollis head into the city of Copperwatch in search of an airship. If you wish to support the show and get some goodies in the process, please check out the Patreon at Patreon.com/bruteforce. Brute Force features Adam Bash as the storyteller, Carly Shields as Hollis, John Caulfield as Mort McCoy the guy, Patrick Rankin as Leland Deacon, and Michaela Ray as Cammy the Kitsune. We play the Fate Core game system set in the mystical lands of Eorith. Subscribe on iTunes Subscribe via RSS Follow the show on Twitter!

57mins

31 Oct 2019

Rank #10

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Brute Force – Episode 59 – Queen Ilyanna Kefaldra Gil’Mithrulin Vilifar

The gang spend more time with their new Queen before Yanov asks for help tracking down his daughter. If you wish to support the show and get some goodies in the process, please check out the Patreon at Patreon.com/bruteforce. Brute Force features Adam Bash as the storyteller, Carly Shields as Lola the Harpy, John Caulfield as Mort McCoy the Skeleton, Patrick Rankin as Ezra the Golem, and Michaela Ray as Cammy the Kitsune. We play the Fate Core game system set in the mystical lands of Eorith. Subscribe on iTunes Subscribe via RSS Follow the show on Twitter!

1hr 4mins

5 Sep 2018

Rank #11

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Brute Force – Episode 71 – Who’s There?

With their old friend Moon Kevin in tow, the Brute Force fly to the Cistern of Tears to meet with Agarion and Clashtiger. They are greeted with some answers and more questions. If you wish to support the show and get some goodies in the process, please check out the Patreon at Patreon.com/bruteforce. Brute Force features Adam Bash as the storyteller, Carly Shields as Lola the Harpy, John Caulfield as Mort McCoy the Skeleton, Patrick Rankin as Ezra the Golem, and Michaela Ray as Cammy the Kitsune. We play the Fate Core game system set in the mystical lands of Eorith. Subscribe on iTunes Subscribe via RSS Follow the show on Twitter!

1hr 1min

20 Feb 2019

Rank #12

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Brute Force – Episode 60 – Hand Things

The gang does a quick tour of Vrymm in advance of their trip to Oster. Trains! Libraries! Pie Shoppes! If you wish to support the show and get some goodies in the process, please check out the Patreon at Patreon.com/bruteforce. Brute Force features Adam Bash as the storyteller, Carly Shields as Lola the Harpy, John Caulfield as Mort McCoy the Skeleton, Patrick Rankin as Ezra the Golem, and Michaela Ray as Cammy the Kitsune. We play the Fate Core game system set in the mystical lands of Eorith. Subscribe on iTunes Subscribe via RSS Follow the show on Twitter!

1hr 1min

19 Sep 2018

Rank #13

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Brute Force – Episode 56 – Hot Borscht

The Brute Force may be reveling in their victory over the Ponderosa Boyz, but how much do they really know about their new compatriot: Cammy O’Kana? Jasper shares a story from her recent history, a time when she met the Good Guy Squad. This episode features Tim Lanning as Barley the Guhboi and was recorded as part of the International Tabletop Day charity stream where the GeeklyInc community raised over $9000 for the Alzheimer’s Association. If you wish to support the show and get some goodies in the process, please check out the Patreon at Patreon.com/bruteforce. Brute Force features Adam Bash as the storyteller, Carly Shields as Lola the Harpy, John Caulfield as Mort McCoy the Skeleton, Patrick Rankin as Ezra the Golem, and Michaela Ray as Cammy the Kitsune. We play the Fate Core game system set in the mystical lands of Eorith. Subscribe on iTunes Subscribe via RSS Follow the show on Twitter!

1hr 6mins

26 Jul 2018

Rank #14

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Brute Force – Episode 19 – An Uncomfortable Arrangement

The Brute Force learn just how bad things are at Murkheim, and offer to help by facing off against a 20-foot tall fire demon. We have launched the Brute Force Patreon campaign, so if you wish to support the show and get some goodies in the process, please check it out at Patreon.com/bruteforce. If you haven’t already secured your tickets to GeeklyCon 2017, now is a great time. I mean it’s been a great time already, but now is extra great. Long live House Cinderheart. Brute Force features Adam Bash as the storyteller, Carly Shields as Lola, John Caulfield as Mort McCoy, Bijaya Shrestha as Mirka, and Patrick Rankin as Ezra. We play a heavily refluffed version of World of Darkness set in the mystical lands of Eorith. Subscribe on iTunes Subscribe via RSS Follow the show on Twitter!

1hr 15mins

7 Feb 2017

Rank #15

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Brute Force – Episode 84 – The Liberation of Lima Bean

Lola and Ezra find themselves in the dark, surrounded by odd bioluminescent creatures, and then it only gets worse when they actually experience dwarves up close and personal. If you wish to support the show and get some goodies in the process, please check out the Patreon at Patreon.com/bruteforce. Brute Force features Adam Bash as the storyteller, Carly Shields as Lola the Harpy, John Caulfield as Mort McCoy the Skeleton, Patrick Rankin as Ezra the Golem, and Michaela Ray as Cammy the Kitsune. We play the Fate Core game system set in the mystical lands of Eorith. Subscribe on iTunes Subscribe via RSS Follow the show on Twitter!

1hr 5mins

4 Sep 2019

Rank #16

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Brute Force – Episode 92 – Furs Things First

En route to Vrymm, the crew grows increasingly concerned about Mort’s well-being. If you wish to support the show and get some goodies in the process, please check out the Patreon at Patreon.com/bruteforce. Brute Force features Adam Bash as the storyteller, Carly Shields as Hollis the merperson, John Caulfield as Mort McCoy the guy, Patrick Rankin as Leland Deacon the mummy, and Michaela Ray as Cammy the Kitsune. We play the Fate Core game system set in the mystical lands of Eorith. Subscribe on iTunes Subscribe via RSS Follow the show on Twitter!

1hr 8mins

25 Dec 2019

Rank #17

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Brute Force – Episode 30 – What Isn’t in Ruins?

After some soul searching, the crew tries to find their way back to where it all began… and they meet a new ally in the process. If you wish to support the show and get some goodies in the process, please check out the Patreon at Patreon.com/bruteforce. Brute Force features Adam Bash as the storyteller, Carly Shields as Lola, John Caulfield as Mort McCoy, and Patrick Rankin as Ezra. We play a heavily refluffed version of World of Darkness set in the mystical lands of Eorith. Subscribe on iTunes Subscribe via RSS Follow the show on Twitter!

58mins

18 Jul 2017

Rank #18

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Brute Force – Episode 69 – Coming in Hot

As the Brute Force reach Murkheim they see much has changed, both about the city itself as well as those they once called friends. If you wish to support the show and get some goodies in the process, please check out the Patreon at Patreon.com/bruteforce. Brute Force features Adam Bash as the storyteller, Carly Shields as Lola the Harpy, John Caulfield as Mort McCoy the Skeleton, Patrick Rankin as Ezra the Golem, and Michaela Ray as Cammy the Kitsune. This episode also features Bijaya Shrestha as Mirka the Yeti. We play the Fate Core game system set in the mystical lands of Eorith. Subscribe on iTunes Subscribe via RSS Follow the show on Twitter!

1hr 7mins

24 Jan 2019

Rank #19

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Brute Force – Episode 5 – Ship for Brains

The gang’s seen enough of Kushkal! Time to flee while the fleeing’s good. Brute Force has graduated on from Random Encounters, so make sure you’ve updated your podcasting app of choice to our new dedicated feed. Simply search for Brute Force, or: Subscribe on iTunes Subscribe via RSS We have launched the Brute Force Patreon campaign, so if you wish to support the show and get some goodies in the process, please check it out at Patreon.com/bruteforce. Brute Force features Adam Bash as the storyteller, Carly Shields as Lola, John Caulfield as Mort McCoy, Bijaya Shrestha as Mirka, and Patrick Rankin as Ezra. We play a heavily refluffed version of World of Darkness set in the mystical lands of Eorith. Follow the show on Twitter!

58mins

26 Jul 2016

Rank #20