In this chapter, Rebecca and Sasha visit Artax to see if there’s any way to overcome the strange mental conditioning that has taken hold of Danni. Meanwhile, Callie, Fiona and Brian begin their infiltration of Viscount Security Solutions.

The Story So Far:

Jack Jaffee & Theresa Jaffee of 12 Volt Theater

Cast:

Rebecca Brower – MA in PA
Sasha King – Dani Cutler
Artax – Bryan Watson
Danni Sharabi – Sara Lloyd
Receptionist – Pewari Naan
Jared Tamlin – Jason Adams
Brian Sommers – Bryan Watson
Callie Linder – Beq Vyper
Fiona hin’Connaill – Christiana Ellis

Promos:

Form Letter Rejection Theater

Cossmass – Estalvin’s Legacy

Bumper:

Tobias Buckell, author of Crystal Rain, Ragamuffin & Sly Mongoose

The Music:

Intro: “Zeon Control”, by Metaverse
The Story So Far: “Theatrical Trailer”, by Budha Building
Scene Break: “Jetlag”, by Metaverse
Entering the Magic Shop: “Moody”, from StackTraxx Vol. 04
I Was Afraid Of This: “Command”, by Jon Shute
The SPECTIR: “Uploading”, from StackTraxx Vol. 02
Viral Attack: “Synth Mission”, by Guardian Mind Mix
The Curse Takes Effect: “Red Chalk, Yellow Skin”, by ERH
The Dangers of Ritual Magic: “Unison”, by Ambient Light
The Spell: “Corona Radiata”, by Nine Inch Nails
Story Lead-Out: “Systems Failure”, by abigguitar
Bed Music: “Smoke-Filled Room”, by Dave Thornton

podsafe music network All music from David Beard is used by special permission from the artist. Music from ERH is provided through the Freesound Project. Music from StackTraxx obtained by license from Digital Juice.  Music from Nine Inch Nails is provided under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 License. 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:

  • Eldon KR shares his thoughts on the recent chapters and sticks Chris with a disturbing mental image.
  • Scott “spiritualtramp” Roche calls in with some (much-appreciated) form letter feedback.
  • Richard from the UK tells about how he found Metamor City and, amazingly, actually thanks Chris for cliffhangering him.
  • Gemini reviewed Metamor City for the blog Time Well Wasted.
  • Chris shares how Cunning Minx’s interview of him on Polyamory Weekly got him a new desk, courtesy of listener Rowan Fairgrove.

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Next time on The Metamor City Podcast:

Chapter 16 concludes, as Brian’s team attempts to break in to Viscount’s vault and Rebecca and Sasha’s ritual spell begins to take effect on Danni. Until then, keep it on the bright side!