Ice and Fire | Critical Role | Campaign 2, Episode 121

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Forced to navigate a strange new relationship with the Tombtakers, the Mighty Nein continue their trek to Aeor, where both fiery and magical dangers await any wrong moves...
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  • HEY, there might be some SPOILERS under the thing 0:20 Sam rings in the new year 3:40 MANCUBUS 3:55 Laura’s merch corner 4:55 Appeasing Quebec 5:25 Intro cinematic 7:00 Episode Starts (making my way) 9:00 Recap Ends (Sam’s shirt begins) 11:05 Unwrapping Ves 12:10 How Liam started: How Liam’s going 16:05 Liam roleplays 17:20 Dagen’s been there the whole time 22:35 Dagen is having a bad time 25:25 Piggyback sleep 27:25 Halfling problems 28:55 Day 12 31:50 Pointed dick 38:30 Bag of Smoldering 40:35 Sam needs to scale back flask decorations 41:25 Fjord gets hit with a toothpick 44:20 Molly’s breakfast burrito 45:50 Lucien’s journey 56:20 Caduceus on perspective 1:00:25 Cad pays attention 1:01:25 The healing power of cosplay 1:02:45 Yasha and Beau 1:04:45 Veth and Yasha 1:06:05 Wow, Veth should… write ads or something 1:12:25 Caleb and Veth 1:17:45 Jester and Yasha’s watch 1:22:10 Fjord uses just the tip 1:24:30 Fjord and Beau 1:34:00 Fjord is prepared 1:39:25 The crossing 1:47:10 The fog is always a good idea 1:47:50 Break Starts 1:50:55 Art Montage (‘Welcome To Exandria’ remastered by Colm McGuinness!) 2:07:40 Break Ends 2:08:45 Fjord put a ring on it 2:15:55 Action figures are out 2:18:55 Beau is the only one who can run 2:21:00 Value statement 2:23:40 Stay Alive 2:29:10 Sam is an agent of chaos 2:30:15 The owl is an eagle, the eagle is an owl 2:40:25 Horn blare 2:44:10 Beau’s last minute extraction 2:45:55 Fjord is struggling 2:49:00 Day 13 2:51:10 Lucien is lost 2:53:40 Travis breaks another stress ball 2:55:55 UP 2:59:40 Veth and Beau’s Irish accents 3:03:25 Lucienosaurus 3:06:40 Hot meal 3:10:05 Caleb and Lucien 3:12:40 Beau persuasive 3:15:05 Lucien’s reading 3:20:50 Episode Ends The in-game start date for the episode was the 24th of Brussendar 836. Sam’s flask has a full Christmas tree attached to it wrapped in cobwebs. The back says “What year is it?” Stay safe out there, take care of each other, and look to what comes next. Love y’all Critters Any moments I missed? Feel free to post them here. Is it Thursday yet?

    Flando MaltrizianFlando MaltrizianAylar önce
    • Molly's breakfast burrito I died

      MissKerrotMissKerrot3 gün önce
    • "Sam's flask has a full Christmas tree attached to it" is a sentence I never thought I'd read. Laughed so hard

      OrnaydaOrnayda8 gün önce
    • What is the music at 2:40:25

      Jayk KinellJayk Kinell17 gün önce
    • I swear, Flando deserves a shoutout from the cast for being so fantastic with timestamps every episode.

      Dairy Cream5Dairy Cream522 gün önce
    • i like your spheal profile pic

      cadencadenAylar önce
  • Sam playing as a troll trying to self sabotage and like dealing with this railroad ark. Kinda low key annoying.

    ChanceChance15 saatler önce
  • When Veth said "thank you for using the proper grammar" it clicked in my head that all this time Caleb has been talking in his second language

    Irina BertoluzzaIrina Bertoluzza21 saatler önce
  • Sam is the true example of controlled chaos. lol

    Dustin DothardDustin DothardGün önce
  • What a BEAUTIFUL music! does anyone know the name? 2:18:19

    billybillyGün önce
  • I think that hand twitch was molly laughing at the predicament 😂

    Alex MarinAlex MarinGün önce

    triangleDAYStriangleDAYS2 gün önce
  • Those Tarot Card readings in the end, wow.

    Matthew McCann-WillisMatthew McCann-Willis3 gün önce
  • He didnt mentions the who playin who Like who playing archer , magician, elf, worrior . Just asking for details.

    505errorcrash505errorcrash4 gün önce
  • O, I'm almost there.

    The Heartless AlchemistThe Heartless Alchemist4 gün önce
  • BRUH the tarot cards tho. The Tyrant, and Death perfect fits

    BigRedGuyBigRedGuy4 gün önce
  • Seeing two straight, “taken” females blush over being in a role played lesbian relationship is genuinely adorable.

    It’s MatisyahuIt’s Matisyahu4 gün önce
  • 3:08:35 "looks back at you again =_="... lol sams counter expression xD

    Darksnake12345 mrniceguyDarksnake12345 mrniceguy4 gün önce
  • 3:03:45 "grrr im dinosaur, im lucien!".... oh no... beau is still tripping :P

    Darksnake12345 mrniceguyDarksnake12345 mrniceguy4 gün önce
  • 36:00 "sacred flame normally wouldnt do anything to lava"... "hm, this is strange =_="... no.... it really isnt...

    Darksnake12345 mrniceguyDarksnake12345 mrniceguy4 gün önce
  • Anyone know if theres fanart of their crossing? Cause that would look badass as hell!

    GaleGamesGaleGames5 gün önce
  • i still don't get why veth isn't using her halfling luck

    Blue Skies AboveBlue Skies Above5 gün önce
  • god lucien fucking sucks

    Jacob ChristianJacob Christian5 gün önce
  • Lucien is eerily reminiscent of Stephen Bonnet from Outlander.

    David DoddDavid Dodd5 gün önce
  • The sheer top energy of marisha sitting on the backrest of the chair is powerful enough to power LA for weeks

    Jacob ChristianJacob Christian5 gün önce
  • I really want that card tables, want to implement it in my game

    two LATEtwo LATE5 gün önce
  • The tarot reading part was incredible! Bravo!

    SomberlainSomberlain6 gün önce
  • So, is Ronin going to be joining the Nine before Campaign 2 ends?

    BearOnTheMoonBearOnTheMoon6 gün önce
  • The Claire remind me a whole lot of the amyr from the kingkiller chronicles....

    Jacob ChristianJacob Christian6 gün önce
  • When Travis broke the stress ball I felt so bad!

    ndisfoshizndisfoshiz6 gün önce
  • Fjord used that Create Water spell the exact same way I did with my new cleric character in our game the weekend before, and Matt's praise landed on my ego like sun from heaven. I love this show!

    Nancy HedgeNancy Hedge6 gün önce
  • Can we get a mancubus ring tone

    Anthony DamicoAnthony Damico6 gün önce
  • caleb saying i love you to veth really got me man. he doesn't say that often, even though he feels it. i started tearing up

    spoopmeupscottyspoopmeupscotty7 gün önce
  • Lucian just looks at them and drops their polymorph? So they have no free will at all then I guess. Why don’t they for the sake of brevity just go to where Lucian wants to go. It’s clear nothing else is going to be alllowed to happen anyway

    Tahleasin ParkerTahleasin Parker7 gün önce
    • @Django I’ve got plenty of imagination thanks

      Tahleasin ParkerTahleasin Parker4 gün önce
    • @Tahleasin Parker Ye of little imagination...

      DjangoDjango4 gün önce
    • @Django when people can cancel all your magic in a glance and track your blood and dispel your protective domes snd towers and don’t need to rest, I’d argue you can really do much at all

      Tahleasin ParkerTahleasin Parker5 gün önce
    • They absolutely have free will. There are lots of things they could try in a bid to outfox Lucien. But he's not gonna roll over and let them walk over him, it'd be silly if he didn't use his own abilities to present a challenge for the players to overcome.

      DjangoDjango5 gün önce
  • (3 hours in) Why not write a note like "this is a test teleporting objects from Eiselcross. Contact Caleb From Mighty Nein if received" and try teleporting it to Yussa's tower. That way, they don't risk the crest without knowing it can get out

    Hunter SkeltonHunter Skelton7 gün önce
    • The problem is that teleportation magic in this region is inconsistent. You can't guarantee the same result twice in a row.

      DjangoDjango5 gün önce
  • Lucien: "We're running!" M9: polymorph to run/fly Lucien: surprised pikachu

    Hunter SkeltonHunter Skelton7 gün önce
  • The conversations during the night's watch made me so happy lol! Also, Veth writing a poem Yasha makes me think back to Scanlan and Pike and how old habits die hard lol!

    TamakinsTamakins7 gün önce
  • Is Dagon a Finnish sniper?

    eegs 14eegs 147 gün önce
  • Ooo, they updated the Art Montage music! I'm lovin' this

    Devon McDanielDevon McDaniel7 gün önce
  • Sam makes my heart happy lol

    ya9752ya97528 gün önce
  • 1:03:56 "I think we should put a pin in it" damn Yasha, that's kinda kinky for a first date....

    Blue ChimpBlue Chimp8 gün önce
  • The tarot card reading was insane!

    GioFireheartGioFireheart8 gün önce

    GioFireheartGioFireheart9 gün önce
  • The most fucking clutch Tarot reading of all time. Incredible!

    Stephen MilliganStephen Milligan9 gün önce
  • Caleb: laying the truth down on Lucien Me and Marisha: *SNAPS SNAPS SNAPS*

    Emily ContinoEmily Contino10 gün önce
  • Sam and halfling luck made me angry this episode. Edit: phantasmal force. DAMN IT SAM

    The CinemagicianThe Cinemagician11 gün önce
  • sorry but this Lucien can counter spell everything is a Horrible example of Rail Road because DM says so, Given his standing in DnD Matt should be better than that

    Harry RussellHarry Russell11 gün önce
    • @Django is not that there is not another solution its whether your group choses that solution,

      Harry RussellHarry Russell3 gün önce
    • No, actually, it's not. There are other solutions in D&D beyond simply chucking spells at a problem.

      DjangoDjango5 gün önce
  • What is the peice of music that is playing during Beau and Fjords conversation?

    DutchAssassinDutchAssassin11 gün önce
  • Sam and his poem, the guy who metagames for the sake of the bit. As a Dm, I don't know if I'm proud or upset xd

    Ren OkamiyaRen Okamiya11 gün önce
  • Haha, US shipping fees are way better than Canadian fees...

    Jonathan WatersJonathan Waters11 gün önce
  • Zoran hahaha that's a common Serbian name :D

    Frank RabbitFrank Rabbit12 gün önce
  • "Same dick"- i need that on a tshirt

    poisondartpoisondart13 gün önce
  • I know I might be alone in this but are the mighty nein the aggressors in this entire situation? Just playin victim? Like the tomb takers are just doin their shit and then here come the M9 under the guise of “getting their friend back” constantly antagonizing the TT but playing victim. I mean the TT are probably trying to end the world but I feel like if you’re trying to fuck someone’s plans up don’t play coy like an innocent child when you clearly harbor ill intent. On that note, the M9 are dicks we all know that, but isn’t it toxic to acknowledge you’re an ass and not do anything about it, like just walk-in around like “yep imma dick and you either get used to it or you’re the bad guy.” Because I feel that vibe very strongly off this group. I mean I’m trying to root for them but sheesh they’re starting to become unbearable, especially jester and beau.

    Richard JonesRichard Jones13 gün önce
    • Yup Lucien made it extremely clear when he dropped the dome that if they just gave him the crest they were free to leave. Dude's evil but he's got a simple code: don't get in his way. Now I get that the M9 are supposed to stop the Somnovum from entering the material plane, they're bad news for everyone. But I agree 100% with you that they didn't handle the traveling with much finesse. They constantly talked about killing or fleeing from TT, or teleporting the crest away, when they knew Lucien was watching them. They were the ones who persuaded him to let them tag along in the first place! Then when he makes sure they're not taking the crest away or teleporting it, they whine that he's holding them hostage. He TOLD them they could just drop the crest and leave! Either teleport the crest away and fight when you're at full health, or play nice and get more info. They started to do that later on but I honestly think if Beau hadn't antagonized Lucien so much and they didn't answer his questions with questions, he would've told them more info. It's like the M9 want to have their cake and eat it too. They love interrogating NPCs and keeping their info close to the chest. They expect everyone to roll over for them and panic when people don't bend to their will - with Lucien I get it a little because he took over Molly's body and is evil, but what still irks me is the M9 threatening to kill Iver the gnome, who was completely innocent yet the M9 tout themselves as good guys while openly talking about slitting his throat. But they cower and play victim when things get a little dicey. And the problem is Matt has to make his NPCs all patient with them long past the point where it would make sense. He had to pull so many punches on them later and it's like the M9 don't ever have to reflect, they just keep brute forcing stuff and winging it and things work out okay for them. At this point I feel like Dagen is much more of a hero than them.

      Andrew GarlandAndrew Garland9 gün önce
  • 2:22:00 And that right there is why I just don't care for Sam. Getting your jollies at the expense of others doesn't make you funny, is just means you're an asshole.

    Maeve BarukMaeve Baruk14 gün önce
  • The remastered Welcome to Exandria got me mad hyped

    Miles GibsonMiles Gibson14 gün önce
  • 1:09:23 Toss a coin to your Witcher, Oh Valley of plenty Oh Valley of plenty Oh Oh Oooh

    An FiachAn Fiach14 gün önce
  • Matt's face at 1:22:10 when Yasha asked about tongue X'D

    MaddCatMaddCat14 gün önce
  • "who has his coat? what if we put Mollys coat on Lucian and that does it?" Marish "i have his belt, Yasha has his coat" Liam "ive got eggs!" well done liam, that was a very good call back, and nearly killed me by choking on sweets

    Stephen BaldwinStephen Baldwin14 gün önce
  • "what episode is this?" "the one where Ad Sam went Feral" "ah, yeah."

    Stephen BaldwinStephen Baldwin14 gün önce
  • Wow when Sam liked Otis. Crazy

    Jordan SedgwickJordan Sedgwick14 gün önce
  • Veth and Caleb: Man, it sure seems like this is our final journey. Whether we make it out alive or not. It feels like when we’re connected, we feel whole, but we have to live our lives and be with our families at some point. For now, we have nothing to do but live with our guilt . Yasha, Jester, Fjord and Beau: AHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH Caduceus: Sleep

    Joshua JohnJoshua John15 gün önce
  • I have been putting this episode off for some time.. I definitely feel that these are some super level headed calm players. Were I in their shoes I would have conspired to fight the tomb takers in the ambush on the lava river or when they dispelled either the birds or the tower whatever the outcome.

    SawnyRathSawnyRath15 gün önce
  • Holy *wow* that was an extremely interesting tarot reading :O I cannot believe that just happened.

    CalaCrisp88CalaCrisp8816 gün önce
  • "Perspective." -Yasha

    CalaCrisp88CalaCrisp8816 gün önce
  • The tarot reading was awesome

    Tashi DhondupTashi Dhondup16 gün önce
  • As annoying as sam is, I LOVE that he keeps everything honest it makes the game SOOO much more interesting!!!

    Jake MunozéJake Munozé16 gün önce
  • Lucien doesn't deserve molly's body

    SrReidiSrReidi16 gün önce
  • Is there a sky above me? Make a perception check Are there any holes in this strainer? Make an investigation check Can I walk? Make an acrobatics check Here's some incredible arguments and great roleplay. Make a persuasion check

    SrReidiSrReidi16 gün önce
  • Matthew Mercer, you unrelenting master DM, I don't understand how you go from loveable, bubbly npc to one of the creepiest most manipulative beholder-looking ass tieflings ever.

    deburritodeburrito17 gün önce
  • 1:21:55 Marisha looks at Matt when yasha was saying real love is better to jester and they both smile at each other omg so sweet😭😭

    Johanna ZaragozaJohanna Zaragoza17 gün önce
  • I'm usually all for changing things up, but I don't really enjoy the new art montage... The old one honestly gave me goosebumps every time I heard it and I'm missing that with Mcguiness' remake. It's not the end of the world, just a shame.

    DerpGnomeDerpGnome18 gün önce
  • Also, I'm always here for #JesterLogic #JesterxYashaWatch lmbo I love those two so much!

    Prince MillsPrince Mills18 gün önce
  • Why would Sam choose not to use his Halfling luck???

    Big DreamBig Dream18 gün önce
    • @Maeve Baruk You've got a really weird take on that... I'd suggest checking out the Talks Machina videos, they've actually talked about this, rather then decide for yourself what the players are thinking.

      DjangoDjango5 gün önce
    • Sam does things to screw the party because he likes the 'lulz' (the Luck thing he's brushed off comments about it with something like 'crit fails make things interesting'). The pattern of behaviour gets most obvious when binge-watching (you also notice the point everyone else started getting tired of his antics, & make remarks about it crop up on camera) He mellowed a smidge after the 'HA-HA this'll be funny' moment in the Happy-Fun-Ball that got Nott insta-killed. But the refusing to use the Hafling Luck re-rolls is a continuation of getting his jollies via screwing with the group for the sake of some perceived humour (notable of recent was the attempt to force drama by trying to cut into the Beau-Yasha date)

      Maeve BarukMaeve Baruk14 gün önce
  • Urf. 2:04:00 is creepy but very accurate.

    Big DreamBig Dream18 gün önce
  • wow, that Grim Hollow ad though...

    Prince MillsPrince Mills18 gün önce
Ice and Fire | Critical Role | Campaign 2, Episode 121