The Lucky Die is a 5e D&D Actual Play Podcast, that utilises the drama inherent in the ruleset of a roleplaying game to tell a dark and dramatic improvised tale. Edited for audio quality and beautifully scored, TLD focuses on four heavily flawed characters as they try to stop the apocalypse, and make right the wrongs in their own lives.

Series Status

Ongoing - Multiple seasons / arcs

Episode Frequency & Length

Bi-weekly
1-2 Hours

Type & Channels

Podcast
Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Pocket Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Youtube, Twitch, Instagram, Discord, Website
The Lucky Die
2017
The Lucky Die is a 5e D&D Actual Play Podcast, that utilises the drama inherent in the ruleset of a roleplaying game to tell a dark and dramatic improvised tale. Edited for audio quality and beautifully scored, TLD focuses on four heavily flawed characters as they try to stop the apocalypse, and make right the wrongs in their own lives.

Rules & Source Material

Home Brew, Game Book / Manual
Dungeons and Dragons 5E, Indie / Original System
Almost True Play, Rule of Cool, Home Brew Rules

Format, Setting & Vulgarity

Single Continuous Campaign / Season, Multiple Arcs / Seasons, One-Shots
Fantasy
Gore and Violence, Swearing / Cursing, Substance Abuse

Cast & Player Characters

LGBTQ+, POC, Disabled / Neurodivergent, Non-Binary, Female, Male, Multicultural, Random Mix, Mostly Knowledgeable of the Rules
Fighter, Magic User, Healer, Sneaky, Tinkerer, Villain / Anti-Hero, Custom Classes

Cast Voice Distinctness

Fairly Distinct

Audio Quality & Equipment

USB Mics, XLR Mics, At Home, In Studio, Some Background Noise, Hear Dice Roll, Cannot Hear Dice, Audio improves within first 10 episodes, Audio improves within first 25 episodes, Audio improves within first 50 episodes
Includes Original Compositions

Editing Style

Fully Edited , Mastered

Video (if applicable)