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Ep 101: “The Wise Man’s Fear” Ch 86: The Boy Who Loved the Moon
Sep 15 • 59 min
Ep 101 of CasterQuest recaps Chapter 86 of “The Wise Man’s Fear” the second novel in Patrick Rothfuss’ best-selling fantasy series “The Kingkiller Chronicle”. Thanks to our special guest Erik, who did a fantastic job as my guest co-host! In this episode…
Ep 100 “The Wise Man’s Fear” Ch 83-85: Screw Loose
Aug 25 • 101 min
Hey you guys… I can’t begin to tell you what a journey it was to get this episode out, much less hit our 100th episode milestone. This was my broken lute string. I want to thank you so much for your support, and I hope you enjoy this good good book club…
Dune 1984: PUUUGS IN SPAAACE
Aug 5 • 159 min
Oh boy, this is a really long and wacky episode. Mandy and Xavier recap David Lynch’s 1984 attempt to adapt Frank Herbert’s classic sci-fi novel Dune. Talking points include: Stings Underwear, Fremen Gift Shops, Maud Dib channels his inner James Brown,…
Ep 99 “The Wise Man’s Fear” Ch 80-82: Ademic Emojis
Jul 10 • 111 min
Episode 99 of CasterQuest recaps chapters 80-82 of “The Wise Man’s Fear” the second book in the best selling fantasy series “The Kingkiller Chronicle” by Patrick Rothfuss. In this episode Kvothe has a revelation about how Tempi communicates. We learn…
4th Annual 4th of July Fanfiction Extravaganza!
Jul 3 • 60 min
Celebrate America’s Birthday with CasterQuest’s annual 4th of July Fanfiction Extravaganza! Rated M for explicit content. 1. Hermione and Ginny Vs the Space Wizards: https://questionablecontent.net/spacewizards.html 2. Jurassic Love by Thunderbuttsansa @…
EP 98 “The Wise Man’s Fear” Ch 77-79: The Dog Says Chek Chek Chek
Jun 15 • 84 min
Episode 98 of CasterQuest is “The Wise Man’s Fear” Book Club, covering chapters 77-79, continuing our coverage of the second book in Patrick Rothfuss’ best-selling fantasy series- The Kingkiller Chronicle. In this episode Kvothe and the mercenaries have…
Ep 97: ComicpaloozaX- Kingkiller Chronicle Panel and Indie Authors
Jun 4 • 86 min
Included in this episode is our Kingkiller Chronicle Discussion Panel hosted at Comicpalooza 2018. Please be aware the panel contains **SPOILERS** for all Kingkiller Chronicle published works. KKC Panel- 00:01:17- 00:56:10 Looking for some summer-time…
Ep 96 Book Club: “Dune” by Frank Herbert
Jun 1 • 154 min
Mandy and Xavier explore Frank Herbert’s classic Sci-Fi epic, “Dune”. The Spice must flow- along with our thoughts on the journey, politics, and treachery that the House of Atreides must face on the planet Arrakis. We discuss the social classes, the role…
Ep 95 “The Wise Man’s Fear” Ch 74-76: Tinker Tanner Soldier Spy
May 15 • 111 min
Episode 95 of CasterQuest recaps chapters 74-76 of “The Wise Man’s Fear” the second novel in Patrick Rothfuss’ best-selling fantasy series “The Kingkiller Chronicle”. In this episode the Maer figures out that you don’t have to pay your contractors if they…
Ep 94 “The Wise Man’s Fear” Book Club Ch 71-73: Following & Fighting
Apr 28 • 110 min
Mandy and Xavier recap Ch 71-73 of “The Wise Man’s Fear”- the second novel in the best selling fantasy series “The Kingkiller Chronicle” by Patrick Rothfuss. In this episode, we get a short fan-fictiony interlude chapter where Bast tries to Plunder the…
Ep 93 “The Wise Man’s Fear” Book Club Ch 67-70: In the Garden of Alveron
Apr 10 • 93 min
In our most romantic episode yet we get a crash course in table and texting etiquette, we learn you shouldn’t take relationship advice from Maxim magazine, and Mandy absolutely dies when telling the story about the Piano scene in Pretty Woman. Kvothe…
Ep 92 “The Wise Man’s Fear” Book Club Ch 64-66: Rings, Rewards & Romance
Mar 22 • 117 min
Episode 92 of CasterQuest recaps chapters 64-66 of “The Wise Man’s Fear” the second book in the best-selling fantasy series “The Kingkiller Chronicle” by Patrick Rothfuss. The tension over the potential poison plot mounts, and Kvothe must make a choice-…
Ep 91 “The Wise Man’s Fear” Book Club Ch 61-63: Suspicions, Sickness, and Sycophants
Mar 5 • 71 min
Episode 91 of CasterQuest recaps chapters 61-63 of “The Wise Man’s Fear” the second book in the best-selling fantasy series “The Kingkiller Chronicle” by Patrick Rothfuss. In this episode Kvothe finds himself embroiled in the plot to poison the Maer, and…
Ep90 “The Wise Man’s Fear” Book Club Ch 57-60: Poisonous Plots & Potential Paramours
Feb 22 • 72 min
Episode 90 of CasterQuest is our latest book club episode, recapping chapters 57-60 of Patrick Rothfuss’ “The Wise Man’s Fear”, the second book in the best-selling Kingkiller Chronicle fantasy series. In this episode- A mysterious gentleman charms his way…
Ep 89: Face… Off!
Feb 17 • 183 min
Enjoy our special recap of 1997’s face-swapping flick- John Woo’s “Face/Off” starring Nicolas Cage and John Travolta. Three action packed hours of loot crates, crazy acting, terrorism, gross face-touching, and so much more! Thank you so much to our…
Ep 88 “The Wise Man’s Fear” Book Club Ch 53-56: Severus Stapes
Feb 1 • 83 min
In Episode 88 of CasterQuest we recap Chapters 53-56 in our ongoing book club featuring Patrick Rothfuss’ best selling novel “The Wise Man’s Fear” the second book of the fantasy series “The Kingkiller Chronicle”. In this episode Kvothe arrives in the city…
Ep 87 The Wise Man’s Fear Book Club Ch 47-52: Trials, Tales, and Travels
Jan 9 • 119 min
Ep 87 of CasterQuest: “The Wise Man’s Fear” Book Club recaps chapters 47-52. In this episode, Kvothe teaches Chronicler that having stories told about you isn’t everything it’s cracked up to be. Kvothe treats Elxa Dal to an expensive lunch, and the Master…
Ep86 “The Wise Man’s Fear” Ch 41-46: Innovation, Reconciliation & Consortation
Nov 14, 2017 • 128 min
In this episode, Kvothe discovers there may be a secret connection to the Amyr and an infamous historical figure. We get very upset at the glaring lack of a post office. Kvothe has to eat some crow and reconcile with his galet, and later he presents his…
Ep85 Game of Thrones S7 Ep7: The Dragon and the Wolf
Oct 19, 2017 • 139 min
In Episode 85 of CasterQuest we wrap up our recaps of Season 7 of HBO’s “Game of Thrones” with our recap of the season finale- “The Dragon and the Wolf”. In this episode many of the main characters attend an awkward highschool reunion, make plans to deal…
Ep 84 “The Wise Man’s Fear” Book Club Ch 37-40: Puppet’s Playhouse
Oct 6, 2017 • 144 min
Hey we’re back! We missed you guys. In this episode we recap chapters 37-40 of “The Wise Man’s Fear”. Kvothe tells a story, the boys confront social stereotypes, clues in the archives point to a bigger conspiracy involving the Amyr, and we finally meet…
Ep83 Game of Thrones S7 Ep6: Beyond the Wall
Aug 25, 2017 • 102 min
In Episode 83 of CasterQuest we recaps “Game of Thrones” Season 7, Episode 6- “Beyond the Wall”. In this episode if you wear a hat or hood past the wall, you are probably not going to make it back. Fan-service gold level dialogue is served up. Arya and…
Ep 82 Game of Thrones S7 Ep 5: Eastwatch
Aug 15, 2017 • 106 min
In Episode 82 of CasterQuest we recap HBO’s Game of Thrones S7 Ep5 “Eastwatch”. In this episode- Tyrion thinks his boss might be a little mad. If you think Dickon was hot before, you have no idea how hot he’s about to get. Jon makes friends with a Dragon.…
Ep 81 “The Wise Man’s Fear” Book Club Ch 33-36: The Heist
Aug 14, 2017 • 106 min
In episode 81 of CasterQuest we recap chapters 33-36 of “The Wise Man’s Fear” covering chapters 33-36. In this episode- It’s the heist we’ve all been all been waiting for, as Kvothe and friends manage to destroy the mommet being held in Ambrose’s rooms at…
Ep 80 Game Of Thrones S7 Ep 4: The Spoils of War
Aug 9, 2017 • 100 min
Episode 80 of CasterQuest recaps Game of Thrones Season 7, Episode 4 “The Spoils of War”. In this episode, Cersei boosts her credit rating, Tyrion & Varys have good news- and bad news, Jon gets a degree in anthropology, Wiess and Benihoff try to sail a…
Ep 79 Game of Thrones S7 Ep3: The Queen’s Justice
Jul 31, 2017 • 73 min
Episode 79 of CasterQuest recaps Season 7 Episode 3 of HBO’S “Game of Thrones”- The Queen’s Justice. In this episode- Jon locks his knees, quippy Tyrion is back in full swing, the siege of Casterly Rock is a little TOO EASY. Euron asks Jaime for…
Ep 78 Game of Thrones S7 Ep 2: Stormborn
Jul 25, 2017 • 86 min
In Episode 78 of CasterQuest we recap HBO’s Hit Epic Fantasy Series “Game of Thrones” Season 7, Episode 2: “Stormborn”. In this episode, unexpected reunions and surprise visits abound. Arya swaps recipe cards, changes course, and gets in touch with her…
Ep 77 “The Wise Man’s Fear” Book Club Ch 28-32: Pears, Poetry, and Poor Planning
Jul 24, 2017 • 82 min
Episode 77 of CasterQuest recaps Chapters 28-32 in our ongoing “The Wise Man’s Fear” book club, from Patrick Rothfuss’ best-selling fantasy series, “The Kingkiller Chronicle”. In this episode, Kvothe and friends continue to comb the Archives in the search…
Ep 76 Game of Thrones S7 Ep1: Dragonstone
Jul 19, 2017 • 85 min
**Potential Spoilers for all published ASOIAF material and aired episodes of Game of Thrones** In Episode 76 of CasterQuest- The return of HBO’s hit epic fantasy series, Game of Thrones! Recapping Season 7, Episode 1- Dragonstone. In this episode; Arbor…
Ep 75 Game of Thrones Season 7 Pregame Predictions
Jul 16, 2017 • 113 min
*Spoilers for all aired episodes of HBO’s Game of Thrones and all published ASOIAF related materials* In episode 75 of CasterQuest Xavier and Mandy break down the trailer for the seventh season of HBO’s epic Fantasy/Drama series “Game of Thrones”. We…
Ep74 “The Wise Man’s Fear” Book Club Ch 25-27: Alar like a Sharknado
Jul 8, 2017 • 97 min
Episode 74 of CasterQuest recaps Chapters 25-27 in our ongoing “The Wise Man’s Fear” Book Club from Patrick Rothfuss’ best-selling fantasy series “The Kingkiller Chronicle”. In this episode, Kvothe engages in some frantic follies when he decides to reach…
Ep 73 4th of July Fanfiction Extravaganza III
Jul 4, 2017 • 61 min
Celebrate America’s Independence with the return of CasterQuest’s annual 4th of July Fanfiction Extravaganza! Listen as we struggle through 4 different terrible fanfictions including fan favorites like: Harry Potter, Batman and Robocop, The Kingkiller…
Ep 72 CasterQuest and the 20th Anniversary of Harry Potter
Jun 30, 2017 • 120 min
In episode 72 of CasterQuest we take a brief hiatus from our regularly scheduled programming to celebrate the 20th Anniversary of Harry Potter! It’s a series that we both enjoy and refer to all the time, the only question is… what took us so long to have…
Ep 71 “The Wise Man’s Fear” Book Club Ch 22-24: All Crazy & Mostly Nekkid
Jun 23, 2017 • 75 min
Episode 71 of CasterQuest recaps chapter 22-24 in our “The Wise Man’s Fear” book club, from the second novel of Patrick Rothfuss’ bestselling fantasy series- “The Kingkiller Chronicle”. In this episode- Kvothe hones his skills in adept sympathy, sharing…
Ep 70 “The Wise Man’s Fear” Book Club Ch 18-21: Boys Night & Basha
Jun 15, 2017 • 95 min
Episode 70 of CasterQuest recaps chapter 18-21 in our “The Wise Man’s Fear” book club, from the second novel of Patrick Rothfuss’ bestselling fantasy series- The Kingkiller Chronicle. In this episode, sulky Kvothe gets dragged out of the library by his…
Ep69 “The Wise Man’s Fear” Book Club Ch 12-17: Kvothe’s Library Card
Jun 6, 2017 • 112 min
In Episode 69 of CasterQuest we recap chapters 12-17 of “The Wise Man’s Fear” in our ongoing book club covering Patrick Rothfuss’ best-selling fantasy series- “The Kingkiller Chronicle”. Kvothe is eager to learn as he attends Master Elodin’s first naming…
Ep68 Inside Comicpalooza 2017!
May 25, 2017 • 122 min
In Episode 68 of CasterQuest Mandy and Xavier recap their time at Comicpalooza 2017 in Houston Texas. Houston’s biggest con always has so much to offer, and we talk about hosting our first panel, cosplaying, and celebrity spotting. We enjoyed a Spongebob…
Ep 67 The Wise Man’s Fear Book Club Ch 8-11: Adventures with Elodin
May 21, 2017 • 77 min
In episode 67 of CasterQuest we recap chapters 8-11 in our “The Wise Man’s Fear” Book Club. In this episode, things get a little heated when Kvothe attempts to get Elodin to enroll him in his naming class- but Elodin has a different lesson in mind for the…
Ep 66 The Wise Man’s Fear Book Club Ch 3-7: Drinks From Strangers
May 16, 2017 • 73 min
In Episode 66 of CasterQuest Mandy and Xavier are recording live from Comicpalooza in Houston, Texas! Bringing Kingkiller Chronicle Fans the latest installment of our “The Wise Man’s Fear” Book Club, covering chapters 3-7. In this episode, Kvothe…
Ep65 “The Wise Man’s Fear” Prologue-Ch 2: Return to the Waystone Inn
Apr 27, 2017 • 98 min
Welcome back to the Book Club, Questers! In Episode 65 we recap the Prologue- Chapter 2 of Patrick Rothfuss’ Best Selling Fantasy Novel “The Wise Man’s Fear”! As we settle in to return to our story, we spend some time at the Waystone inn, some townsfolk…
Ep64 Patrick Rothfuss Book 3 Q&A
Apr 20, 2017 • 111 min
In Episode 64 of CasterQuest we talk Patrick Rothfuss’ Worldbuilders charity reward Book 3 Q&A. We cherry picked some of the best questions and answers and share our thoughts on them. Will Mandy be able to convince Xavier to love Lin Manuel Miranda as…
Ep63 Kingkiller Chronicle Movie/TV News
Mar 28, 2017 • 120 min
In Episode 63 of CasterQuest we talk about the upcoming Kingkiller Chronicle Movie/TV show adaption news. We compare some book-to-film franchises, one of us gets really excited about Lin Manuel Miranda, and we close things up with some fantasy casting.…
Ep 62: “The Lightning Tree” Book Club part 3
Mar 17, 2017 • 68 min
In Episode 62 of CasterQuest we wrap up our Book Club of “The Lightning Tree”, a Patrick Rothfuss novella about Bast featured in the “Rogues” short story anthology. In the episode, Bast plots a way to rid the town of Jessom Williams, Rike’s abusive…
Ep 61 “The Lightning Tree” Book Club- Part 2
Mar 10, 2017 • 56 min
In Episode 61 we recap our second part of “The Lightning Tree” short story by Patrick Rothfuss featured in the “Rogues” anthology. Bast teaches a young girl emotional manipulation so she can keep a kitten, takes a tour of Crazy Martin’s Brewing company,…
Episode 60- “The Lightning Tree” Book Club Part 1
Mar 2, 2017 • 63 min
In episode 60 of CasterQuest, we go back to Temerant, back to Newarre, back to the Waystone Inn, and back to Kvothe and Bast! Enjoy our three-part book club series recapping “The Lightning Tree”, a Patrick Rothfuss short story featured in the 2014 short…
Ep59 Valentine’s Day Fan Fiction!
Feb 15, 2017 • 71 min
I bet you thought we forgot to get you a Valentine’s day present, right? Well guess what- We love our listeners so much we decided to surprise them with a special Valentine’s Day themed fan fiction episode! Treat yourself to three terrible fanfiction…
Ep58 WHYBW #3
Feb 7, 2017 • 84 min
In episode 58 we host another episode of “What have YOU been watching?” We’ve been entertaining ourselves with all sorts of media, including a trip to PAX south! In this episode, we talk “Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children”, new netflix series “A…
Ep57 WHYBW: Rogue One/ SW Rebels/ Trollhunters/ Star Vs/ Journey to the West
Jan 23, 2017 • 69 min
In Episode 57 we host another What Have You Been Watching? Mandy and Xavier talk lots of Star Wars: Rogue One, Rebels, and Clone Wars. We also talk about Netflix series Trollhunters by Guillermo Del Toro, Animated series- Star vs The Forces of Evil, and…
Ep 56 Over the Garden Wall: Ch 10- “The Unknown”
Jan 13, 2017 • 56 min
Mandy and Xavier wrap up our review of the exceptional Cartoon Network mini-series “Over the Garden Wall” with a recap of chapter 10- “The Unknown”. Will Greg and Wirt be able to escape the clutches of the Beast and return home? Is Beatrice cursed to be a…
Ep55 Over The Garden Wall: “Babes in the Woods” & “Into the Unknown”
Dec 7, 2016 • 87 min
Mandy and Xavier return to our recap of “Over The Garden Wall” featuring episodes 8 & 9 “Babes in the Wood” and “Into the Unknown”. Mysteries unravel and darkness looms ever closer, interwoven with more fantastic music and child like wonderlands. We talk…
Ep54 Over The Garden Wall ep 6-7 “Lullaby in Frogland” & “The Ringing of the Bell”
Nov 7, 2016 • 59 min
In episode 54 we venture back into the Unknown- returning to our “Over the Garden Wall” recaps, focusing on episodes 6-7 “Lullaby in Frogland” and “The Ringing of the Bell”. These are fantastic episodes featuring the voice talents of Elijah Wood, Collin…
Ep53 Batman Animated Films: The Killing Joke pt 2
Oct 26, 2016 • 104 min
Episode 53 covers our second half of “The Killing Joke”. This portion of the film is a faithful adaption of the 1988 DC graphic novel written by Alan Moore. In this episode, we recap the plot, discuss the Joker’s possible asexuality, whether doing things…
Ep52 Batman Film Reviews: The Killing Joke Pt. 1
Oct 19, 2016 • 81 min
Mandy and Xavier examine the first half of “The Killing Joke” the animated adaption of the infamous 1988 graphic novel by Alan Moore. The first half of the film has been criticized as controversial for it’s portrayal of the backstory written in for…
Ep51 WHYBW? Steven Universe/Luke Cage/AHS/ Vice Principals
Oct 13, 2016 • 101 min
In Episode 51 Mandy and Xavier premiere a new CasterQuest feature- “What Have You Been Watching?” A laid back discussion of movies, tv shows, and books that have caught our attention. In this episode, we discuss Cartoon Network animated hit- “Steven…
Ep50 Best Of Quest Pt 2
Sep 28, 2016 • 95 min
CasterQuest celebrates 50 episodes with our favorite clips, bits, and songs from all of our previous shows! Part 1 includes Game of Thrones, Over The Garden Wall, The Name of the Wind, and movie reviews. Part 2 includes our crossover episodes covering…
Ep50 The Best of Quest pt 1
Sep 28, 2016 • 95 min
CasterQuest celebrates 50 episodes with our favorite clips, bits, and songs from all of our previous shows! Part 1 includes Game of Thrones, Over The Garden Wall, The Name of the Wind, and movie reviews. Part 2 includes our crossover episodes covering…
Ep49.5 Game Of Thrones S6 Ep 10: The Winds of Winter pt 2
Aug 26, 2016 • 83 min
One final HUZZAH for the Season 6 Finale of Game of Thrones, we present the second part of our Episode 10, “The Winds of Winter”. Mandy and Xavier chow down on some long awaited Frey Pie, Jaime finally (hopefully) realizes his sister is a terrible human…
Ep 49 Game Of Thrones S6 Ep 10: The Winds of Winter- Part 1
Aug 22, 2016 • 95 min
The Finale of Season 6 of Game of Thrones is here! So big that we couldn’t contain our excitement in one episode, Mandy and Xavier present part one of our extensive recap of episode 10, “The Winds of Winter”! In this episode we go out with a BANG at the…
Ep48 Game of Thrones S6 Ep9: Battle of the Bastards
Aug 20, 2016 • 79 min
Mandy and Xavier recap the penultimate episode of Season 6 of Game of Thrones- Battle of the Bastards! Mereen is under siege from vengeful slave masters and it’s up to the Dragon Squad to save the day! The Ironborn fleet reach their destination- and…
Ep47 Game Of Thrones S6 Ep8- No One
Aug 9, 2016 • 124 min
Mandy and Xavier recap Game Of Thrones Season 6 Episode 8- “No One”. In this episode Arya finds out a nap is the best kind of medicine, The Hound goes on a murder hike, Tyrion signs the court of Mereen up for comedy lessons, plus more! In our “What Have…
Ep45 Game Of Thrones Season 6 Ep 7: The Broken Man
Jul 19, 2016 • 124 min
Mandy takes a break from Pokemon Training to recap Game of Thrones Season 6 Episode 7: The Broken Man, with Xavier. In this episode, a lost dog is found at a hippie commune, Margery gets awful relationship advice from the High Sparrow, Jamie and Bronn go…
Ep46 Pokemon Go Takes Over The World
Jul 15, 2016 • 51 min
The Follow up to our first Pokemon Go Episode, CasterQuest Presents- Pokemon Go Live: Taking Over The World. This is a rare solo-hosted comprehensive episode covering a broad range of topics and is great listening to both people who are new to Pokemon,…
Ep44: 4th of July Fan Fiction Extravaganza 2016
Jul 5, 2016 • 101 min
**EXPLICIT CONTENT WARNING, EXTREMELY NSFW and 18+ only** It’s the return of our most infamously bad episode- the Fourth Of July Fan Fiction Extravaganza! Listen as we struggle to read three amazing, insane, and bizarre fan fics without dying. We cannot…
Ep43 Game of Thrones S6 Ep 6: Blood of my Blood
Jul 1, 2016 • 127 min
Mandy and Xavier recap Game of Thrones Season 6 Episode 6: Blood of my Blood. In this episode, there’s family reunions all around as several long lost and new characters reunite. Hey, remember this guy? Which guy? All the guys. Margery’s walk of atonement…
Ep42 Game Of Thrones S6 Ep 5: The Door
Jun 27, 2016 • 128 min
Back to our regular scheduled programming, Mandy and Xavier recap Game Of Thrones Season 6 Episode 5- The Door. Lots of great stuff is packed in this episode- we hold the door, play the tinfoil ukulele, discuss the importance of picking a good PR firm,…
Ep41 Comicpalooza 2016 Recap!
Jun 22, 2016 • 133 min
CasterQuest recaps Houston’s Biggest Nerd Event- Comicpalooza! Featuring special guests, music, live table recording with nerd trivia and shameless self-promotion, cosplay talk, interviews, gay pirate romance and capped off with the “Women of Podcasting”…
Ep 40- Game Of Thrones S6 Ep4: Book Of The Stranger
Jun 1, 2016 • 81 min
Mandy and Xavier are back to recap HBO’s Game Of Thrones Season 6 Episode 4- “The Book Of The Stranger”. In this episode, family members are reunited at the wall, we see the start of the Greatest Love Story Ever Told, plans are made, unexpected alliances…
Ep 39 Game of Thrones Season 6 Episode 3 Oathbreaker Recap
May 27, 2016 • 112 min
Mandy and Xavier recap HBO’s hit series, Game of Thrones Season 6, Episode 3, “Oathkeeper”. In this episode: friends are reunited at the Wall, a long lost Stark returns to Winterfell, Bran and the Three Eyed Raven witness a long-anticipated scene from the…
Ep 38 Game Of Thrones Season 6 Ep 2: Home
May 22, 2016 • 91 min
Mandy and Xavier recap HBO’s Game of Thrones Season 6 Episode 2: “Home”. In this episode- Ramsay Bolton is a terrible baby sitter, Bran continues his training with the Three Eyed Raven, Arya has to prove she really wants to be in the club, and things get…
Ep37 Game Of Thrones S6 Ep 1: The Red Woman
May 1, 2016 • 110 min
Mandy and Xavier cover the return of HBO’s hit series “Game of Thrones”, recapping Season 6 Episode 1- The Red Woman. Jon Snow is still dead, Arya is still blind, and Jamie and Cersei are still together. Plus we catch up with Tyrion, Varys, Sansa, Theon,…
Ep36 The Name Of The Wind Book Club: The End
Apr 26, 2016 • 137 min
Welcome back Questers to Episode 36 of CasterQuest… it is our Name of the Wind Book Club Finale recapping chapters 84-Epilogue. Mandy and Erin reunite to close up shop! In this episode- Kvothe breaks wind so hard that it snaps Ambrose like a twig, then he…
Ep35 GoT Season 6 Pre-Game
Apr 25, 2016 • 173 min
Game Of Thrones Season 6 is upon us- and who knows what will happen next? Refresh yourself on where we left off last season, and where we think we may be headed in the new Season- as Mandy and Xavier launch a comprehensive Pre-Game episode! Keep an eye…
Ep34: The Name of the Wind Book Club Ch 75-83- A Dance with Draccus
Apr 4, 2016 • 126 min
In our penultimate “The Name Of The Wind” book club episode, Mandy and Xavier recap chapters 75-83. Kvothe and Denna camp out, Denna has a bad drug trip, and Kvothe tries to save the town of Trebon from a crazed Draccus. We also talk about our upcoming…
Ep33 PCR Animated Batman Film Reviews- Batman Beyond: Return Of The Joker
Mar 23, 2016 • 107 min
Holy Bat-casts, Questers! Two episodes back-to-back? We’ve got another amazing crossover episode- Pop Caster Rewind is continuing it’s Batman Animated Films reviews with 2000’s Batman Beyond: Return of the Joker. Set in the future in Neo-Gotham city-…
Ep32 PCR Animated Batman Film Reviews: Mask Of The Phantasm
Mar 22, 2016 • 121 min
Mandy from CasterQuest and Travis and Xavier from Pop Culture Rewind team up again for another action packed series, kicking off our multi-part series reviewing the Batman animated films. This episode we cover 1993’s animated film- Batman: Mask Of The…
Ep31 “The Name Of The Wind” Ch67-74: Wedding Crashers
Mar 5, 2016 • 129 min
CasterQuest Presents the latest installment in our “The Name of the Wind” book club, covering chapters 67-74. We’ve got a special co-host- Xavier from “Pop Culture Rewind” is on loan to help with the show. In this Episode- Kvothe fights off two-would be…
EP30 “The Name Of The Wind” Ch 57-66- Fortune, Flowers & Fire
Feb 2, 2016 • 112 min
Mandy & Erin return to “The Name Of The Wind” bookclub recapping chapters 57-66. In this episode, Kvothe meets his Aloine, sees his fortunes rise, writes parody songs, clashes with Ambrose, and learns about the dangers of the Fishery. The Musical Tracks…
Ep29-PCR The Force Awakens Pt 2: The Force Did It
Jan 12, 2016 • 111 min
Mandy, Travis & Xavier from Pop Culture Rewind reunite to talk even more Star Wars: The Force Awakens. In this episode we discuss fan theories, the Finn/Poe slash pairing that’s taken the internet by storm, why The Force is responsible for literally…
Ep28 “Over The Garden Wall” Recap: Ep 5Mad Love
Jan 10, 2016 • 57 min
Happy New Year Questers! Welcome back to episode 28 of CasterQuest – where we return to our “Over the Garden Wall” recap covering Episodes 5 Mad Love. In this episode our adventurers reveal secrets and ponder the morality of stealing pennies from an ultra…
Ep27 Pop Caster Rewind: Star Wars- The Force Awakens Pt. 1
Jan 1, 2016 • 69 min
Star Wars: The Force Awakens- Part 1 It is a period of excitement and new adventure, as two awesome podcasts join forces to discuss the biggest movie event of the year. The Co-Host of CasterQuest, Queen Erin, had traveled far across the Galaxy in search…
Ep26”The Name Of The Wind” Ch 46-56: Magic, Money & Music
Dec 8, 2015 • 114 min
In another double thick episode- Mandy & Erin return to “The Name Of The Wind” book club, recapping chapters 46-56. In this episode, Kvothe gets a loan, takes a leap of faith, and becomes a rock star. We also discuss Patrick Rothfuss’ Worldbuilders…
Ep25 CQ Review: “Over The Garden Wall” Ep 3-4
Nov 26, 2015 • 103 min
Mandy and Len are back from a short hiatus for another recap of Cartoon Network’s mini series- “Over The Garden Wall” covering Episodes 3 & 4: “Schooltown Follies” and “Songs of the Dark Lantern”. In this episode, our little pilgrims encounter a strange…
EP24: CQ Review “Over The Garden Wall” Ep 1-2
Nov 2, 2015 • 66 min
Dark, whimsical, and enchanting, “Over The Garden Wall” is a must see for any animation fan. Follow along as Mandy & Len recap this beautiful, mysterious mini-series. A mix of Miyazaki and Brothers Grimm with a lovely soundtrack, it’s the perfect show for…
EP23 Scary Stories To Hear In The Dark
Oct 27, 2015 • 33 min
In the lead up to Halloween, Mandy reads a selection of 4 scary stories from around the world and creepy pastas found on the web, with accompanying spooky music. Hear the tale of the “Rat Girl”, “False Teeth”, the “Human Chair”, and “Just Take One”.
Ep22 “The Name Of The Wind” Ch37-45: Kvothe the Bloodless
Oct 25, 2015 • 81 min
Mandy & Erin return with a double helping of “The Name of the Wind” book club recapping chapters 37-45. In this episode, Kvothe settles in to school, makes some enemies, and almost gets kicked out of school- in the first 3 days of the semester. We also…
Ep20: Tales From The Ren Fest- Terre Albert
Oct 5, 2015 • 36 min
Rennies all over Texas are shivering in antici…. pation of this weekends opening kick off to the Texas Renaissance Festival’s 2015 Season! In celebration of this Garden of Nerdy Delights- Mandy sits down with the GM Of TRF- the legendary Terre Albert.…
Ep19 CQ Movie Reviews- The Green Inferno
Sep 27, 2015 • 113 min
CasterQuest Hosts Mandy and Len join forces to produce our first Movie Review episode covering squelchy gorefest “The Green Inferno” By Eli Roth, in homage of 70’s movies including “Cannibal Holocaust” . Finally released in theateres September 25th, “The…
EP18 “The Name Of The Wind” Ch 33-36: Kvothe Goes To College
Sep 16, 2015 • 68 min
In this episode, Mandy and Erin recap chapters 33-36 of “The Name Of The Wind” by Patrick Rothfuss. Follow along on Kvothe’s adventure as he reaches a long awaited destination. No Sorting Hat here- in this school you have to prove you belong! The Masters…
Ep16 “The Name Of The Wind” Ch26-32: Kvothe Awakens
Sep 4, 2015 • 94 min
In this episode Mandy and Erin return to the Name Of The Wind Book Club, covering chapters 26-32. Kvothe gets revenge on an old enemy, meets an intriguing story teller, and makes plans to leave the City of Tarbean. Be sure to come visit the Hosts of…
Ep15 “The Name Of The Wind” Ch18 - 25: Kvothe In The Big City
Aug 18, 2015 • 87 min
Mandy and Erin are back for more of “The Name of The Wind”. In this episode, Kvothe moves to the big city! We also talk about the ESO podcast network, and announce the winners of our first ever Cosplay Of the Month! The musical track in this episode is…
Ep14 “The Name of The Wind”: Ch13-17- The Wrong Sort of Songs
Aug 7, 2015 • 49 min
Mandy and Erin are reunited and return to cover “The Name of the Wind” chapters 13 through 17. In this episodes Kvothe says goodbye to Ben, and then comes face-to-face with the fabled Chandrian, with tragic results. Someone’s parents have been singing…
Ep 11 “The Name of the Wind” Ch 7-12: Doogie Howser and the Rolling Meth Lab
Jul 22, 2015 • 99 min
It’s a blast from the past as Mandy and a special Guest co-host Liz (from the Nerdy Bitches Podcast) recap and discuss chapters 7-12 of “The Name of the Wind”, the first book in Patrick Rothfuss’ best-selling fantasy series “The Kingkiller Chronicle”. Liz…
Ep10 “The Name Of The Wind” Ch.02-06
Jul 11, 2015 • 92 min
Ep10 “The Name Of The Wind” Ch.02-06 by Mandy, Erin & Xavier
Ep09 “The Name of the Wind” Book Club Pt.01
Jul 4, 2015 • 53 min
Mandy & Erin kick off “The Name of the Wind” Book Club! If you like the music check out composer Mark Haas on iTunes and YouTube!
Ep08 Fan Fiction 4th of July!
Jul 3, 2015 • 46 min
Join Mandy & Erin for their first annual Fan Fiction 4th of July Extravaganza! We attempt to read four of the strangest, raunchiest Game of Thrones Fan Fiction stories the internet has to offer in honor of America’s birthday! Don’t forget to vote for your…
Ep07 Game of Thrones “The Mother’s Mercy”
Jun 20, 2015 • 141 min
Ep07 Game of Thrones “The Mother’s Mercy” by Mandy, Erin & Xavier
Ep06 Game of Thrones “The Dance of Dragons”
Jun 12, 2015 • 105 min
Ep06 Game of Thrones “The Dance of Dragons” by Mandy, Erin & Xavier