The Magpies: A Blades in the Dark Actual Play

The Magpies Podcast is a Blades in the Dark Actual Play podcast set in the haunted, industrial-fantasy city of Duskwall. Join the crew of The Magpies as they lie, steal, and fight their way to the top of the city's criminals and elite... or into an early grave. The Magpies is hosted by GM Rhi and players Kim, Josie, and Minna.

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 1h4m. Bisher sind 98 Folge(n) erschienen. Dieser Podcast erscheint jede zweite Woche.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 4 days 12 hours 53 minutes


Bonus Content: Season 1 Blooper Reel

Previously a Patreon exclusive. Enjoy 33+ ridiculous minutes of our best bits, goofs, and laughs from Season 1. Featuring special musical guests, Minna's roommates, providing the Magpies theme song!



Season 4 Q&A

The cast of the Magpies answer your questions and look back on all four seasons of the show. Featuring heartfelt reflection, thoughts on the future, and a weird diversion into the KFC Colonel Sanders movie.



episode 86: Season 4, Episode 23 Part 2: The Points of Light Score

In which the Magpies confront Lady Penderyn, Madam Tesslyn, and the Circle of Flame, for the last time.


 2021-08-03  1h16m

episode 85: Season 4, Episode 23 Part 1: The Points of Light Score

The war between the Magpies and the Circle of Flame for the future of Duskwall has dragged on for months. When the leader of the Circle approaches them with an offer of truce and change, what will the Magpies choose?


 2021-08-03  1h12m

episode 84: Season 4, Episode 22: The Sea Demon Score

The relics have been acquired, the rituals prepared, the preparations made. All that's left is to face down Setarra and bind her with her kin in the sea... assuming that the Magpies survive.


 2021-07-20  1h36m

episode 83: Season 4, Episode 21: The Public Opinion Score, Part 2

The gauntlet has been thrown, and the Magpies are facing off against Lady Drake in a courtroom gamble where the stakes couldn't be higher: either Lady Drake's crimes and corruption will be exposed, or the Magpies will be locked up in Ironhook.


 2021-07-06  43m

episode 82: Season 4, Episode 20: The Public Opinion Score, Part 1

A sudden Bluecoat raid turns the Magpies' world upside down. When they learn Lady Drake is behind it, they see an opportunity to help their friends and allies... but when the game is this rigged, who will win?


 2021-06-22  54m

episode 81: Season 4, Episode 19: The Toothy Maw Score, Part 2

The Magpies have successfully infiltrated the cult of The Maw of the Void. Now, they have to locate a single relic in a hidden sanctuary filled with them... all without being discovered as the thieves they are.


 2021-06-08  51m

episode 80: Season 4, Episode 18: The Toothy Maw Score, Part 1

The final relic to bind Setarra and free Blaire of her menace lies within the clutches of a cult hidden deep underneath the city. What new threats await them in the secretive caverns? Will they find the relic they need? And just how many cults is Oksar a member of, anyway?


 2021-05-25  55m

episode 79: Season 4, Episode 17: The Duelist Score, Part 2

Minx and Lord Mora square off in a very public duel, while Myra and Blaire ready the arcane traps needed to cover their escape. Will they succeed in forcing the demon to reveal himself?


 2021-05-11  52m