The year is 1879, but the history is not our own. Everything changed on July 3rd, 1863, during the Battle of Gettysburg. The dead rose up, the shadows darkened, and a Reckoning had begun. Humanity’s worst nightmares now walked the waking world. Everything seemed to be heading to Hell in a Handbasket. Humanity, however, was more resilient than the Terrors expected. A secret war began between those who would stand against the Darkness. A few sturdy folks from all walks of life; from schoolmarms to nuns, from Snake-oil Salesmen to sturdy soldiers, children to old coots have risen up to stand between their fellow humans and creatures born in the very pits of Hell. Some were fated to fall, but others stood firm. For the next hour or so, sit back and listen to the stories of horror and heroism; recountings of the sacrifices these unsung heroes have made. Enjoy these “Tales from the Deadlands.”Be warned, however, these Tales are not for the faint of heart…

Series Status

Ongoing - First season / arc

Episode Frequency & Length

Weekly
30-60 Minutes

Type & Channels

Podcast, Video Upload
Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Google Podcasts, Youtube, Twitter, Website
Tales from the Deadlands
2022
The year is 1879, but the history is not our own. Everything changed on July 3rd, 1863, during the Battle of Gettysburg. The dead rose up, the shadows darkened, and a Reckoning had begun. Humanity’s worst nightmares now walked the waking world. Everything seemed to be heading to Hell in a Handbasket. Humanity, however, was more resilient than the Terrors expected. A secret war began between those who would stand against the Darkness. A few sturdy folks from all walks of life; from schoolmarms to nuns, from Snake-oil Salesmen to sturdy soldiers, children to old coots have risen up to stand between their fellow humans and creatures born in the very pits of Hell. Some were fated to fall, but others stood firm. For the next hour or so, sit back and listen to the stories of horror and heroism; recountings of the sacrifices these unsung heroes have made. Enjoy these “Tales from the Deadlands.”Be warned, however, these Tales are not for the faint of heart…

Rules & Source Material

Game Book / Manual
Savage Worlds
Almost True Play, Comedy

Format, Setting & Vulgarity

Single Continuous Campaign / Season
Historical Era, Horror
Gore and Violence, Swearing / Cursing

Cast & Player Characters

Female, Male, Family, Co-Workers, Mostly Knowledgeable of the Rules, Some First Time Players

Cast Voice Distinctness

Fairly Distinct

Audio Quality & Equipment

Some Background Noise, Audio improves within first 10 episodes
Includes Music, Includes Sound Effects

Editing Style

Minor Editing, Mastered

Video (if applicable)

High Definition