Intervention | Critical Role | Campaign 2, Episode 63

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The Mighty Nein tell the Bright Queen about a potential attack on Xhorhas, and attempt to infiltrate a meeting at the Overcrow Apothecary...
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  • HEY, there might be some SPOILERS under the thing 1:45 Sam’s dub 2:25 Taliesin Jaffe lore 2:50 Travis’s dub 3:50 Marisha’s dub 4:45 Liam’s dub 9:10 They’ve made it 11:00 Intro cinematic 12:35 Episode Starts 14:30 Recap Ends 18:10 Balooceus 27:50 An audience with the Bright Queen 29:00 Just back it up 41:45 Slowly back away 47:10 Break the wheel, that always works out well 48:15 Before we get started, does anyone want to get out? 50:10 Neingeria 54:55 Greg 1:01:25 One way Nott differs from Scanlan 1:03:45 Sam is half right 1:05:25 Map is out, setting up surveillance 1:20:15 Goth moth 1:21:45 Dumb moth 1:27:50 Fjord’s deception 1:30:50 A learning experience 1:38:25 Ring of keys (glad you’re here) 1:43:15 Rat stats 1:48:05 Entering the Overcrow 1:54:35 Hard core roguing 2:02:15 Nott’s landing 2:05:15 Nott makes a call 2:07:30 Break Starts 2:18:45 Art Montage 2:31:15 Break Ends 2:34:30The mess begins 2:42:00 We all know Sam loves animals 2:42:25 HDYWTDT 2:46:50 Don’t get mad at Matt, he’s our special boy 2:48:40 Laura isn’t dispensing proper dice justice 2:49:35 Adios 2:52:15 Liam cannot lawyer this 2:54:55 BANE 2:55:50 AUGHH BANE 3:05:30 Nott gone bad 3:07:55 People on the street 3:16:30 How would we know that Nott? 3:25:00 Just wrecking that dragonborn 3:34:20 HDYWTDT 3:38:00Fjord is the fjace 3:49:50 Message 3:53:00 Episode Ends The in-game start date for the episode was the 7th of Misuthar 836. Sam’s flask says “Essik Theylas: Dunamancy Freak” I’ve come to understand that any kind of promotion in this comment makes it harder to find in the TRvision algorithm. Largely I refrain from such promotion, but regarding the attack on human rights this week in Georgia, Alabama, and Missouri, silence is not an option. You can support the rights of women at I am not affiliated with Critical Role, nor do my views necessarily reflect theirs. Find your way to fight, friends. Any moments I missed? Feel free to post them here. Is it Thursday yet?

    Flando MaltrizianFlando MaltrizianAylar önce
    • Flando Maltrizian Can you link something to support the pro life movement? I feel both sides should be equally represented... Also, never been more proud to be a Missourian🥰

      Roman CarrRoman Carr15 gün önce
    • Thank you, Flando! And thanks for supporting human rights! <3

      Doc AcherDoc Acher17 gün önce
    • Honestly shut up guys. Flando is like an ultimate mega critter. (Thanks Flando) If they want their message out there then that's it. It's not your choice. If you don't want a part of it then get out. No need to argue about that. Flando's not forcing anything on aynone, and I sure as hell am not gonna stand by as you guys force your ideas on people.

      Danielle IsaacsDanielle Isaacs18 gün önce
    • melora bless. the channel overlords are pinning flando!!

      Abi yoAbi yo19 gün önce
    • "Attack on human rights" Ok bud

      Joel OrtizJoel Ortiz20 gün önce

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    Benjamin SheridanBenjamin Sheridan20 saatler önce
  • How the hell did the drow get away if he already used his action trying to cast the teleport/dimension door spell? even in the unlikely event that he was hasted Beau and Nott would be fast enough to catch up with a double dash

    Nova IshaniNova IshaniGün önce
  • Man I love Matt and appreciate all the hard work he puts into this, but some of his rules calls make me twitch. It's important to remember he's just a dude playing a game with his friends, not some infallible, all-knowing DM god.

    Nova IshaniNova IshaniGün önce
  • That moment when the DM's plans to have the villain get away fail because his players finally remembered they have 3 counterspells. Also, this is not me calling Matt out at all because i am legitimately wondering but does anyone know why the wisdom check was needed for Jester to dispel charm? I thought dispel magic was just a Success/Failure thing not a roll/counter-roll. Maybe I missed something in the books, or it could have simply been a situational awareness thing he imposed on Jester since she may not have actually seen Nott attack her friends or get charmed?

    joe sokohljoe sokohlGün önce
  • 50:10 a man who's clearly had to go through a lot of stuff with his two kids

    kykyGün önce
  • It's pretty funny that Laura is the superstitious one when it comes to her dice yet so often has the worst rolls of the whole group

    Nova IshaniNova IshaniGün önce
  • I seriously think the blonde guy jesters been scrying on is one of the students Caleb studied with

    Doctor PotatoDoctor PotatoGün önce
  • Do you think the other sponsors are jealous of all the effort Sam goes into for D&D Beyond?

    ebony1442ebony14422 gün önce
  • SPOILER 2:56:15 - Yasha's tribal name revealed.

    virtualatheistvirtualatheist2 gün önce
  • why the fuck doesn't yasha roll an additional 2 d6 for brutal critical?! A great swords damage dice is 2 d6. come on matt your better than that.

    Kyle SharksKyle Sharks3 gün önce
  • 34:05 Essek saying he trusts the M9!!! 40:44 Essek vouching for M9's capabilities!!!

    Tempo by EXO and Oh My by SeventeenTempo by EXO and Oh My by Seventeen3 gün önce
  • weeee!

    iOnRX9iOnRX93 gün önce
  • 25:45 30 minutes for a royal audience... still better than the DMV

    Kyle LoehrKyle Loehr4 gün önce
  • I feel like Matt loves doing shopkeeper voices the most.

    Andonios PlatsidakisAndonios Platsidakis4 gün önce
  • Why don't npc enemies get death saves? That way instead of using revivify they could just stabilize them if they need to.

    Zanazar2Zanazar25 gün önce
  • This seems like a lot of murder on on just here is some money... Wouldnt be surprised their alignment took some hits toward bad.

    Samantha DavidsonSamantha Davidson7 gün önce
  • Idk, why wasn't queen like "Okay, we'll see if you're telling the truth, it's simple to verify bring me that dude" instead of "Some renegades come to me and tell me that there will be some attack and even suggest to give up positions without a fight to save men and they just overhead it with some magic with no proofs so I'll trust them"

    MetalGearShadyMetalGearShady8 gün önce
  • There were some questionable decisions from Matt in the combat this episode. Ford talking to the people should have been persuasion, since they are literally in the service of the bright queen. And Dispell magic in my mind should reverse charm person since charm person is a first level spell so Laura didn't really need to roll.

    Julius TauschJulius Tausch8 gün önce
    • The caster could have casted it at a higher level or racially

      Antony OvertonAntony Overton7 gün önce
  • The group forgets that Frumpkin can become a spider and Caleb can make the spider invisible if he wanted to.

    It's SebIt's Seb8 gün önce
  • Aaaaaah it doesn't matter now but the ruling on the long rest just annoys me... (PHB says sleep 6 hours, light activity 2 hours i.e. taking watch)

    JinkzillaJinkzilla9 gün önce

    Tar AncalimeTar Ancalime9 gün önce
  • 1:56:30 Magic logistics question. Nott points out that casting Message will end her Invisibility spell prematurely. If someone else uses the spell to send her a Message that can be replied to, would her reply break her Invisibility spell? She did not cast the Message spell so her reply should be a part of that other character's spell, and thus not interfere with her own, right?

    Master HypnosMaster Hypnos9 gün önce
  • Doesn't the PC make a save on charm effects when an ally is damaged/attacked? Was Nott Dominated or Charmed?

    Chris GeeChris Gee10 gün önce
  • Love how Laura got visibly dice-envious when Travis pulled out that huge thing.

    NebbusNebbus10 gün önce
  • 2:28:12 "Oh that's clever :D" notices the spilled purple drink. "Oh no you didn't!!"

    ACEL713ACEL71310 gün önce
  • Matt treats charm effects differently when his NPCs use it to when the cast use it and its not fair.

    Albert HalliwelAlbert Halliwel11 gün önce
    • Seems to me that it was Dominate Person, which still gives the charmed condition, but allows more specific control.

      Mashed TatersMashed Taters6 gün önce
  • The energy coming off Laura from like 2:47:00 is honestly so scary 😭😂

    Lottie StewartLottie Stewart11 gün önce
  • 1:21:04 Now this is just DM genius.

    Bruno SchubertBruno Schubert12 gün önce
  • One thing I like about Yasha vs Grog is the difference in their rage. Greg's was explosive, screaming and swinging wildly. Yasha's is much colder. Almost icy.

    Vecna, The Undying KingVecna, The Undying King12 gün önce
    • Ah... Never mind then. They're both equally terrifying.

      Lore 369Lore 3696 gün önce
    • @Lore 369 you havent met the giant in person.....guy did muscle ups on my ribs

      Vecna, The Undying KingVecna, The Undying King7 gün önce
    • I think meeting Yasha on the battlefield would be much worse than meeting Grog.

      Lore 369Lore 3697 gün önce
  • What does Liam say at 3:00:04

    MedicusLupusMedicusLupus13 gün önce
  • Marisha with that G Gundam throwback in that dubbbbbb

    Josh PriceJosh Price13 gün önce
  • Travis honestly kills it when he needs to deceive on the fly. Laura should be worried. :p

    The Cognitive RamblerThe Cognitive Rambler14 gün önce
  • The drow must've been Dairon. Hence the disguise and the comment of "interesting" upon opening the door to see Nott.

    GrayishPoppy 210GrayishPoppy 21014 gün önce
    • Dairon can't cast Charm spells, teleport, doesn't work with bugbear bodyguards, and has already seen Yasha.

      blarf mcscarfblarf mcscarf8 gün önce
  • Laura holds her poop face for 20 minutes before the episode ends. Beau, stfu, you are not running anyone down, I don't care if you have high movement speed. The drow is probably on a horse half-way across the damned ghostlands and you think you are going to RUN after him? You couldn't catch the guy even if you KNEW where he was going, which you don't. Everyone in the party would burn all their spells telling you Hot/Cold and youd end up lost in the ghostlands, by yourself, hunting a drow who could probably kill you in two combat rounds. Did I mention the ghostlands? Wild Moorbounders and Rocs flying around, remember? There's a whole lot of stupid going down in this episode.

    Chumley belatedChumley belated14 gün önce
  • 1:21:47 so i can laugh at this over and over again

    Tedula1134Tedula113414 gün önce
  • Those G Gundam references tho

    Mariam BagadionMariam Bagadion15 gün önce
  • Ashley: “I would like to rage.” Travis: “Oh yes she would!” #bestcheerleaderaward

    Ralen L DupuisRalen L Dupuis15 gün önce
  • 3:03:19 I love seeing the cast make throwbacks to their fave VM moments

    B KB K15 gün önce
  • 3:02:48 god I just want a clip of a close up on Travis as he just says, 'Yes. yes.'

    Taylor PeppersTaylor Peppers16 gün önce
  • @ 1:21:45 LAMP

    Joshua BirdsongJoshua Birdsong16 gün önce
  • 2:54:21 our sorcerer was on lookout outside the tavern and the party started fighting inside. "is there a way for me to cast a spell inside, and they don't know it's me?" "yeah, sure" she then cast magic missile.

    Emrigael AlpernEmrigael Alpern16 gün önce
  • I love D&D

    Jeff LandryJeff Landry16 gün önce
  • I skipped through most of the episode. This reminds me too much of the part of the last campaign when they finally started to go up against Vecna and his forces. So much extra tension in the room ... wish they could chill. It is like listening to a really nervous performer - not fun. Seems stretched out with minutia and lots of talking without getting anything done and people at the table have genuine fear which is difficult to watch for long ...

    Joesdf JoesdfgJoesdf Joesdfg16 gün önce
  • Matt should use the cosmic key from master of the universe movie for their door beel

    Kise KhanKise Khan16 gün önce
  • Did they really do the burning fist from g gandam for marishas dub

    Kise KhanKise Khan16 gün önce
  • coulda just turned the horse into a pig or something........

    Ryan DowlingRyan Dowling16 gün önce
  • SPOILERS This is all getting very Daenerys Targaryen-y

    Shiney LunaShiney Luna17 gün önce
  • I nEEED Laura to know you could locate the clothes the guy himself was wearing! Aweabubehjadawnozrelres its killlllinnggg meeeeee

    Taylor GriffinTaylor Griffin18 gün önce
  • 21:59 idk but like that nudge from Jester and the slight smile from Nott is just the most wholesome thing I've ever witnessed

    superlolgal555superlolgal55518 gün önce

    Matthew PriceMatthew Price18 gün önce
  • i have watched about 178 episodes of Critical Role. I have to say that they are the absolute worst and flanking. once in a great while they will remember, but many times after they attack.

    Daniel ConnerDaniel Conner18 gün önce
  • After all the dubbing madness I thought that Matt was also dubbing when he spoke

    Axle Dave SantianoAxle Dave Santiano18 gün önce
  • I would like to see Jester get a Fairy Dragon companion.

    John ThomasJohn Thomas18 gün önce
  • Everyone gasping as Liam says Caleb "claws the shit out of the horse" when those cherry bombs may have made said horse a gelding.

    GyrreGyrre18 gün önce
  • Please tell me they remembered to take the residuum T.T

    AjmesAjmes18 gün önce
  • I love how everyone recoils at Sam’s dabs, but Ashley mirrors him each time

    Bob The Titan777Bob The Titan77718 gün önce
  • Yasha- stop fucking hitting me Nott-Eeeeek 😂😂

    Tyler WorksTyler Works19 gün önce
  • Watch the video with captions on. It is hilarious!

    Donald BizelliDonald Bizelli19 gün önce
  • ...when did fjord get his magic back? How did I miss that?

    Duncan AllaireDuncan Allaire19 gün önce
    • He just kinda poofed a minor illusion in the last episode when he went to see the other half orc and has kinda just got them back after that so they have kinda figured it was a warning from his paetron to do what he wants or they will perma be gone

      LunarWolf101LunarWolf10118 gün önce
  • Super Ultra Robo Blue Gundam Soul Eater Bot Musashi Bebop Titan Defender A-Class Warrior Mech, also known as MECHA DnD BEYOND.

    TheOctavariumTheoryTheOctavariumTheory20 gün önce
  • 1:12:26

    Filthy Old ManFilthy Old Man20 gün önce
  • M9: "now guys, we have to convince them that we aren't suspicious, we really aren't trying to work against the queen" M9, five minutes later: act as much like spies as physically possible

    Duncan AllaireDuncan Allaire20 gün önce
  • I must say...another episode of " be like Vax" was done here. Soooo..many things could have and should have gone better. Dice tell the story but PC's should be doing their jobs. All I can do is laugh at the phrase everyone failed to say to Bau "You had ONE job!" "One!" Exit Loki. But, what a great episode. Nj everyone can't wait to watch the next and then be caught up FINALLY!

    monte Bullardmonte Bullard20 gün önce

    RoxyRoxy20 gün önce
  • Dead. I lost it at Travis Willinghamu.

    Jack WrightJack Wright20 gün önce
  • I paused at 1:38:33 and I haven't watched further because I wanted to bring something up but didn't the goblin say she lived in the shop why would she needs keys in the first place. I am ranting and I understand that they will probably address it I just wanted to clear it from my mind.

    NebulousNebulous20 gün önce
  • 1:00:50 I beg to differ

    oldnotweakoldnotweak21 gün önce
  • Those are some nice 4Ground Buildings there Matt. I need to get away from the painting desk....

    Enkelli RobertsonEnkelli Robertson21 gün önce
  • Little off topic, but are we going to see Khary back on the show ever?? SHAKASTE is my favorite guest PC of all time!

    Chris LazagaChris Lazaga21 gün önce
  • Man, Liam got robbed of that $2 bill!

    Eric MarshallEric Marshall21 gün önce
  • I still love this intro.....such great work

    cory kaminskicory kaminski21 gün önce
  • for personal note: - 2:01:19 what kind of noise is that?? - 2:39:56

    Abi yoAbi yo21 gün önce
  • Am I the only one who hears "little Sebastian" when Matt says "Lucid Bastion"? :D

    Michał TońskiMichał Toński21 gün önce
  • that awkward moment when you expect your two BFFs by your side to shimmy with you, but when you look to them it turns out you were doing it alone and you realise you look like an idiot. XD fucking love him. NEVER CHANGE TALIESIN!!! -Taliesin 27:34

    MjrSgtMjr. Sierra343MjrSgtMjr. Sierra34321 gün önce
  • Proud to be a member of that small cross-section of #CritRole fans who also know Broadway musicals! Here for that #FunHome reference Liam! #ringofkeys

    Zach DaileyZach Dailey22 gün önce
  • 1:48:52 Taliesin sees the ghost of his campaign one wife lol

    kaukzekaukze22 gün önce
  • Matt (and Marisha), if the moths you are fighting in your house are not the common textile moths, but the dried food moths (as it seems they are just from Matt's offhand remark) I can give you some tips from a battle won over a decade ago and half the globe away involving their compatriots. It mostly involves smacking them on sight, cleaning your walls right afterwards (did you know the brown mark they are leaving in from teeny tiny scales on their wings?), NOT using the pheromone traps, and just keeping every dried food item, flour, chocolate, pasta, all of them, in tightly sealed containers. As Cassius would say they will go away on their own eventually, and we are too big to really cause them trouble. We can just make sure they find our home not amicable.

    Lodfield KermanLodfield Kerman22 gün önce
  • Is Marisha super sick? She's wearing sleeves and everything is awful

    MRAtPtMRAtPt22 gün önce
  • 2:48:35 watch Laura act like a 9 year old

    Tangent YesTangent Yes22 gün önce
  • I may've missed something but how did fjord get his warlock powers back.

    Fozzy BearFozzy Bear22 gün önce
    • He had them back by the time he talked to Worsh in 62. Ukotoa only temporarily turned them off as a warning to get him moving.

      pyrosianheirpyrosianheir21 gün önce
  • The dens must be really weirded out by the group of 7 non-drow people (mostly) from the Emipre who were *somehow* able to cross the borders of Xhorhas, overpower (pretty easly may I add) two elite Kryn soldiers with (regular) Gnoll assistance, get to the capital, get rid of giants at the mines and the "rift problem" *two times* , get *VERY* important information on the war and give back the part of the body of (presumed) *ORIGINAL FUCKING GOD OF THE WORLD* ... I could mention the tree, the moorbounders and so on but you get the point. It's a lot to process is all I'm sayin'.

    RyujinRyujin22 gün önce
  • Did I miss something? when did Fjord get his powers back?

    Lewis PattonLewis Patton22 gün önce
  • Marisha's "let's f'ing go!" vibe is so relatable

    Alexandra ElizabethAlexandra Elizabeth22 gün önce
  • Am I the only one that finds Dani's constant interruptions in Talks Machina INCREDIBLY annoying (and disrespectful)?

    RDR911RDR91122 gün önce
    • @East Is Up. Weird. Guess the CR fanbase was never taught how to respect someone.

      RDR911RDR91122 gün önce
    • Yes.

      East Is Up.East Is Up.22 gün önce
  • Who else gets goosebumps when the Skyrim music kicks in?

    Forest Walker Van HooseForest Walker Van Hoose22 gün önce
  • I feel like I heard different words from the Queen. I didn't hear bloodthirsty so much as she seemed to say she thought the Empire wasn't going to back down, so if she doesn't meet it her people will be slaughtered. It sounded more like a defensive stance.

    ReikaReika23 gün önce
  • It annoys me how Matt forces them to roll for "Dispel Magic" and stuff of the kind, when it says right there that it's a given.

    BrynBryn23 gün önce
    • @Bryn From the spell description (PHB p.234): "... make an ability check using your spellcasting ability." Not a *spell attack* (which _would_ add the PC's proficiency modifier), an *ability check.* So, for a PC whose spellcasting ability is WIS, it is indeed a "straight Wisdom throw".

      Nick WilliamsNick Williams21 gün önce
    • @Nick Williams Yeah, but it's not a "straight wisdom throw"

      BrynBryn22 gün önce
    • Depends upon the relative caster levels. Dispel magic is only automatic if it's cast at a level equal or higher than the effect it's trying to end.

      Nick WilliamsNick Williams22 gün önce
  • MY favorite thing is that the last thing you hear before endcredits is Travis yelling "what the FUCK"

    Andi FaillaceAndi Faillace23 gün önce
  • Its weird ashely voice is in this episode but she's no where to be found

    John HeinzeJohn Heinze23 gün önce
  • *Friendly DnD rule info* : a *Long Rest* is 8 hours of downtime, of which at least 6 must me sleep for most humanoids, or at least 4 hours of sleep for an Elf. The other 2 hours (or 4 hours for Elves) can be light activity: reading, talking, eating, or standing watch. So spellcasters can sleep 6 hours, study/pray/meditate 1 hour, and stand watch 1 hour and have all the benefits of a Long Rest. ( source : basic official rules / SRD )

    BarazBaraz23 gün önce
    • Of course, DM rules in the end, based on any factors he/she feels is good for the game (Constitution, lack of sleep, stress, nightmares, divine whims, etc.).

      BarazBaraz23 gün önce
  • They are the Mighty Nine, not the Humble Nine :P (or Seven) Fair enough: they are above average levels and have done great feats!

    BarazBaraz23 gün önce
  • Matt : So uhh... That works. Everybody else : COMPLETE AND UTTER CHAOS

    Riley LouxRiley Loux23 gün önce
  • any of you are 100% better than colbert. stop pretending he is special

    oldnotweakoldnotweak23 gün önce
  • Dear Mighty 9.... stop letting Caleb visit the Bright Queen. Merci.

    Matt OttMatt Ott23 gün önce
  • Nerd alert post incoming, but slight rules thing I noticed: According to the PHB, you can do a 2 hour watch (or light activity) and still get a "long rest" during the course of 8 hours. You don't need to sleep for 8 hours. :-)

    Leppy1234Leppy123423 gün önce
  • Nice guest appearance by Vex.

    Guy SmithGuy Smith23 gün önce
  • You read the damn spell. You said the words. You had them make saves. You are not invisible. You all need to pay more attention.

    Robert JRobert J23 gün önce
  • Deconstructed voice acting. I love it.

    CradyxCradyx23 gün önce
Intervention | Critical Role | Campaign 2, Episode 63