Campaign is long-form actual play podcast. Our current series Campaign: Skyjacks takes place in an original setting inspired by folktales and classic adventure fiction. Join Liz Anderson, John Patrick Coan, Tyler Davis, Johnny O’Mara, and gamemaster James D’Amato as they tell a tale of daring sky pirates. … Also it’s basically an elaborate re-telling of Weekend at Bernie’s.
We begin to follow Traveller Kwan a mid-level monk of the Liquid Swords on her current assignment to act as the voice of her institution in a negotiation with The Keeper of The Traitor's Skull. However, not is all it appears to be. Meanwhile, Gable and Travis fail to council Jonnit who accidentally did a murder.
The crew of the Uhuru confronts The Broker for his failure to keep Dref safe from Tiberius Youngblood. Emotions are running hot and it's not clear what will happen if The Broker is not able to appease his clients.
After a difficult night of grieving Jonnit wakes up to discover an argument between crewmembers over the proper way to show respect to Dref. In trying to sort things out they discover evidence of a grim miracle.
Gable and Jonnit rush out of the Broker's office to chase the captain who concluded the negotiation by jumping out a fifth-story window. Travis flies desperately the other way to give his friends the tragic news about Dref. Before they can do anything more they must tell the crew and attend to their fallen friend.
Gable and Jonnit struggle to weigh the bids from parties interested in buying feather weave and the captain. Meanwhile, Dref and Travis are confronted by Tiberius Youngblood who appears to have a more personal interest in the Uhuru than the crew realized.
The thrilling conclusion to the race as the Uhuru Crew desperately tries to build up points in Aur Pióra. Once things wind down Gable and Jonnit prepare for their meeting with The Broker and potential buyers. Dref decides to hang back and study for The Show and Trevis helpfully offers to drink while he does it.
The race continues and Gable is here to pull off sick bird stunts, but they might have bitten off more than they can chew. Travis and Jonnit are eager to please the crowd as Dref and the rest of e crew work to cheat and subsequently cover up their cheating.
Travis, Jonnit, and Gable head to the bird stables to rent a griffin for the race. While they're at the stables Gable finally meets up with Hildred Gastaur who wants to show her gratitude in a way they weren't expecting...