In the aftermath of the mission, the telepaths mourn their losses, Victor reaps his rewards, and Miriam makes an unsettling discovery…

Plugging for Charity: Metamor City listener Nick Robinson is riding his bike across the UK to raise money for the Alzheimer’s Society — go to jogleforalzheimers.blogspot.com to help out.

Cast:

Fiona hin’Connaill — Christiana Ellis
Rebecca Brower — MA in PA
Lysa — Paulette Vallad
Miriam Bakhtavar — Martha Puskas
Abbey Preston — Heather Nowak
Victor hin’Kavos — Bill Bowman

Promos:

SOBCon 2008 – Biz School for Bloggers

Adventures of Indiana Jim

Bumper:

Michael Spence, of Sci Phi: The Journal of Science Fiction & Philosophy

The Music:

Opening Credits: “Zeon Control”, by Metaverse
The Story So Far: “Theatrical Trailer”, by Budha Building
Haunted by Guilt: “Dark Autumn – Underscore 1″, by David Beard
Fiona’s Bad News: “Hunt – Pad”, by David Beard
A Plea For Help: “Mothersland – Cue 07″, by David Beard
A Wish Wasted: “Dark Autumn – Underscore 2″, by David Beard
A Dark Vision: “Primordial” and “Underscore 1″, by David Beard
Calling Rebecca Back: “Nowhere – Cue 2 Strings & Cue 4″, by David Beard
Doubting the Hive: “Nowhere – Cue 1″, by David Beard
Abbey’s Letter: “Ginger Dream”, by David Beard
Victor’s Letter: “Get in the Car – No Percussion”, by David Beard
Miriam’s Decision: “Isham Pastiche”, by David Beard
Bed Music: “Smoke-Filled Room”, by Dave Thornton

All music from David Beard is used by special permission from the artist. All other music is provided through agreement with the Podsafe Music Network.

Some sound effects were provided by Soundsnap; others were provided by the Freesound Project.

Feedback:

  • Amy Bowen shares her thoughts on “Troubled Minds” and nerdy in-jokes.
  • Ben Clifford of the Multidimensional Ninja Network ruminates on the interesting mix of fantasy and science fiction elements in Metamor City, and Chris takes a minute to plug Mur Lafferty’s WASTELAND.
  • Jesse from Colorado and Nobilis both call in to praise Christiana Ellis’s performance in Chapter 6.

Next time on The Metamor City Podcast:

As the telepaths lay one of their own to rest, Daniel makes a choice that will have a dramatic impact on his future. Much to his surprise, he then has a run-in with one of his erstwhile partners, who has some ideas that could change Daniel’s life even more dramatically. Chapter 8 drops in two weeks — until then, keep it on the bright side!