Sidekicks & Sidequests

Building a world, one character at a time.

About the show

The unofficial Dungeons & Dragons podcast that helps to put humans back into humanity and breathe life into your campaign NPC's with backstory and bravado.

Sidekicks & Sidequests is unofficial Fan Content permitted under the Fan Content Policy. Not approved/endorsed by Wizards. Portions of the materials used are property of Wizards of the Coast. ©Wizards of the Coast LLC.

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Episodes

  • Episode 025 - The Deadlands and The Undying Horde

    August 5th, 2020  |  14 mins 50 secs

    The community votes to hear about more of my homebrew content, so I tell the tale of the Deadlands and the Undying Horde. What happens when a barbarian horde believes a lich is their deity incarnate?

  • Episode 026 - Reg the Swamp Forager

    August 12th, 2020  |  34 mins 25 secs

    We join the table of Brady Effler and roll the dice to create Reg. He is a simple tortle living and foraging in the swamp, but appearances can be deceiving.

  • Episode 027 - The Fracture of Goblinkind

    August 19th, 2020  |  22 mins 27 secs

    The community votes to hear about more of my homebrew content, so I share the lore about the goblinoids of Harmony and their gods. Two pairs of siblings, caretakers of Nature, divided at the Caesura by power and purpose.

  • Episode 028 - Lilly the Narwhalicorn

    August 26th, 2020  |  34 mins 52 secs

    We join the table of Olivia Wilmsen and bring a gaming avatar to the D&D world. A narwhalicorn of a secret lagoon filled with enchantment and rainbows is in desperate need of a hero.

  • Episode 029 - Xin the Troglodyte Moat Digger

    September 2nd, 2020  |  27 mins 31 secs

    The community votes to have me randomly generate a character. After rolling the dice, we discover Xin, a troglodyte who digs moats in the Underdark. In possession of a powerful artifact, she has plans of domination.

  • Episode 030 - Corvus the Arbiter of Order & Chaos

    September 9th, 2020  |  29 mins 49 secs

    We join the table of Daniel Silver, who shares a NPC that one of his players described as "more dangerous than an ancient red dragon". There is a razor's edge between Order and Chaos and one judge to keep the apocalypse at bay.

  • Episode 031 - Izrad the Quaggoth Shopkeeper

    September 23rd, 2020  |  23 mins 48 secs

    We join the table of Daniel Stewart and roll the dice to create Izrad, the quaggoth shopkeeper. He runs a mining-goods store in an Underdark community ruled over by Marro the Great.

  • Episode 032 - Karhuu the Bearfolk Skyship Pilot

    September 30th, 2020  |  26 mins 47 secs

    The community votes, and we create an homage to a Disney 1990's TV show in Karhuu, the ace pilot of Cape Lafayette. This legendary bearfolk skyship captain commands the Meriankka as he evades pirates and sea monsters!

  • Episode 033 - Seraphine Luna the Half-Elf Assassin

    October 7th, 2020  |  33 mins 10 secs

    We join the table of Jessica Duval, who brings her own character to the table, Seraphine Luna. A ruthless assassin, she means to kill the king of the Ashlands and avenge her mother.

  • Episode 034 - The Pantheon of Halflings

    October 14th, 2020  |  26 mins 33 secs

    The community votes to hear about more of my homebrew content, so I share the lore about the halflings of Harmony and their gods. In addition, we hear the tale of heroic halfling bard who inspired bravery in the face of death.

  • Episode 035 - Constantine Modesto the Ruby Ring Enforcer

    October 21st, 2020  |  29 mins 20 secs

    We join the table of Max Cicchino, who brings his own character to the table, Constantine Modesto. Despite his size, he is a well-respected man about town, an enforcer for the Ruby Ring criminal organization.