Sidequesting is a fantasy podcast about avoiding the main plot. It follows Rion, an adventurer who’s willing to help just about anyone out - as long as they’re not being asked to deal with the scary wizard everyone keeps talking about.

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 17m. Bisher sind 48 Folge(n) erschienen. Alle 3 Wochen erscheint eine Folge dieses Podcasts.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 12 hours 57 minutes


Introducing: Almelem

If you like Sidequesting, I think you'll like Almelem, an irreverent retelling of the rise of Christianity in first century Jerusalem. Focusing on the behind-the-scenes players who helped shepherd in this new political movement, Almelem is a funny, challenging and exciting look at how we create revolutions and what we really get when we fight for “change”. Each episode is a step closer to the moment we all know is coming - the end of this chapter, but the beginning of the rest of human history...


 November 17, 2022  29m

episode 4: Unexpected Magic

Rion assists with scientific research, learns about Dragonwasps, and maybe gets a crush.


 November 11, 2022  20m

Get Bonus Episodes of Sidequesting!

We have bonus episodes for sale on the Apollo Podcast App! For just a few bucks you can get supporter-exclusive episodes and discover more of Rion's adventures, listen to bloopers of mostly Tal but some of the other cast as well, and support independent audio fiction! Making this show is a lot of hard work, and all the funds go directly into new episodes of the show! Link: www.apollopods...


 October 18, 2022  0m

episode 3: Trouble Causing Trousers

In which Rion helps a man protect an invention and a wizard make a deal.


 October 7, 2022  18m

episode 2: Natural Causes

In which Rion and Leif go to great lengths to break a curse.


 September 16, 2022  27m

episode 1: The Alien, The Adventurer, & The Farmer’s Daughter

Rion solves the mystery of missing farm equipment and helps a lonely man get home.


 August 26, 2022  17m

Introducing: Adventure in Atacama

While season three is in production, I wanted to share an cool new show that I think will be fun for the whole family. If you enjoy Sidequesting, then you’ll really like Adventure in Atacama...


 April 25, 2022  13m

Introducing: What Will Be Here?

A sci-fi audio drama about living on a doomed earth and building things anyway.


 November 22, 2021  25m

We're Crowdfunding Season Three!

Hello! Did you know we're crowdfunding? You have through the rest of this month to support the show! Visit to get some super cool perks and help me bring the next season to life!


Tal: Hi, I’m Tal Minear, creator of Sidequesting - a fantasy podcast about avoiding the main plot...


 November 7, 2021  n/a

episode 11: Loch Pet Monster

An all-seeing Narrator turns the crystal ball’s gaze to Rion, an avoidant hero who’s always ready to help, who finds a little island on a big lake that seems to have a pest problem...


 October 10, 2021  20m