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Make your statement, face your fear.



A weekly horror fiction podcast examining what lurks in the archives of the Magnus Institute, an organisation dedicated to researching the esoteric and the weird. Join Jonathan Sims as he explores the archive, but be be warned, as he looks into its depths something starts to look back…



New episodes every Thursday produced by Rusty Quill, featuring guest actors, short stories, serial plots and more.

The Magnus Archive‪s‬ Rusty Quill

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    • 5.0 • 11 Ratings

Make your statement, face your fear.



A weekly horror fiction podcast examining what lurks in the archives of the Magnus Institute, an organisation dedicated to researching the esoteric and the weird. Join Jonathan Sims as he explores the archive, but be be warned, as he looks into its depths something starts to look back…



New episodes every Thursday produced by Rusty Quill, featuring guest actors, short stories, serial plots and more.

    MAG 197 - Connected

    MAG 197 - Connected

    Case ########-37


    A discussion on the edge of reality, recorded in situ


    Content warnings:
    - Heights & vertigo (inc. SFX)
    - Spiders (inc. SFX)
    - Manipulation
    - Body horror (inc. SFX)
    - Threats
    - Explicit language
    - Discussions of: altered reality, mass suffering, arson
    - Mentions: mental disorientation, kidnapping, death & murder, apocalypse, paranoia
    - SFX: Insects, high-pitched sounds, overlapping voices


    Transcripts:
    PDF - https://cutt.ly/Cl78av1
    DOC - https://cutt.ly/3l78vYa


    Thanks to this week's Patrons: Laurel Buchanan, Maria Maksimova, Nikki, Seren Mist, Vince Nguyen, Asha Perry, DamienandFishGreco, Haberdasher, Jay Palmer, John Anglo, Jose Manuel Santiago Yepes, Katherine Bullen, Kyden Lundquist, Leah Higginbotham, lmx_v3point3, Melody Landrum, Mia, Moira Haney, Paravellex, Ray McKenzie, Rebecca Frederick, Rebekka B., Robin Dauster, Rowan Lorne, snowpossum, wrongsocks, Yo Mama', Zoke Miyama, Al LaBarrie, Ares Crowley, Calamari Matahari, E Kennedy, Kayla, Keelee, Lauga, Lena Klambauer, Lucia Kelly, QuizzicalQuibbler, sydney, Isabel Velasco, Vague Coffeecup, Kaela Woolsey, Morgan Short, Ahgbri Kanatist, WinglessWolf, Cece Henry, Lottie Rose, Charlie, Sonny Acosta


    If you'd like to join them, visit www.patreon.com/rustyquill.


    Edited this week by Nico Vettese, Elizabeth Moffatt, Brock Winstead, Jeffrey Nils Gardner & Alexander J Newall


    Written by Jonathan Sims and directed by Alexander J Newall


    Produced by Lowri Ann Davies


    Performances:
    - "The Archivist" - Jonathan Sims
    - "Martin Blackwood" - Alexander J Newall
    - "Annabelle Cane" - Chioma Nwalioba
    - "Basira Hussain" - Frank Voss


    Sound effects this week by 13F_Panska_Koprivikova_Klara, alienistcog, andersmmg, Andy_Gardner, APallot, Audionautics, aunrea, BarkersPinhead, baryy, BlueDelta, bone666138, BranRainey, cdrk, CGEffex, ChrisReierson, colorsCrimsonTears, CosmicEmbers, crashoverride61088, Darsycho, f-r-a-g-i-l-e, Fission9, FlatHill, freakinbehemoth, giddster, HerbertBoland, Humansounds55, ianoboe, InspectorJ, Jedimichael, juskiddink, JustinBW, Kinoton, kyles, lolamadeus, lzmraul, Microtubule, Native_Cell, Ornitorrinco, PeteBarry, qubodup, Reitanna, RICHERlandTV, rsellick, SamuelGremaud, soundscalpel.com, speedygonzo, straget, SunnySideSound, tcowboy, tim.kahn, tmkappelt, vckhaze, Veridiansunrise, vibe_crc, wilhelmsqueek, xtrgamr, zmobie & previously credited artists via freesound.org.


    Additional sound effects from Zapsplat.com and from Little Robot Sound Factory via Zapsplat.


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    • 25 min
    MAG 196 - This Old House

    MAG 196 - This Old House

    Case ########-36


    A statement on Reality recorded by Martin K Blackwood, recorded at Hilltop Road.


    Content warnings:
    - Manipulation
    - Altered reality
    - Spiders
    - Heights / vertigo (inc. SFX)
    - Mentions of: death, blackmail, war, knives, human remains, paranoia, body horror, live burial, children in peril, arson
    - SFX: harsh static, insects




    Transcripts:
    PDF - https://cutt.ly/DlEuvpj
    DOC - https://cutt.ly/ClEuYa8


    Thanks to this week's Patrons: demoneyes nightkiller, Gray Dodgen, Jessica Rowden, Katharine Brinker, Lina Vargas, Morgan Souza, Myoungjin, Zooglemoof, 10_a_knut, Alexandra Iles, Andrew Kornfeld, artisticProgram, Bonnie Pryor, Charlibug, chomp, Clara Joe Bailey, cuddlykraken, Dare, Dis-Aster, Evangeline, FriendlyCybird, grfailure, Joan Flyvholm, Jordan Graham, Kaitlyn Cottrell, Kale, kleffy, Lisa Stafford, Lisel, Mark A. Little II, Marta L, Mea Holloway, MothPrincess, Nora Sabban, Robin, Tsuki Mitsukai, useastory, Abby Norling-Ruggles, AbeTrve, Adrienne Gillevet, Breanna Schaeffer, Brynne Clouse, Cara, Caroline Seidman, Crowley, Emma Armstrong, Jessica and Anthony Moltisanti, Kelwyn Brennan, Kit.


    If you'd like to join them, visit www.patreon.com/rustyquill.


    Edited this week by Nico Vettese, Elizabeth Moffatt, Brock Winstead, Jeffrey Nils Gardner & Alexander J Newall


    Written by Jonathan Sims and directed by Alexander J Newall


    Produced by Lowri Ann Davies


    Performances:
    - "Martin Blackwood" - Alexander J Newall
    - "Annabelle Cane" - Chioma Nwalioba


    Sound effects this week by 14GPanskaHonc_Petr, aarom, aunrea, baryy, BeeProductive, cmusounddesign, DWOBoyle, f-r-a-g-i-l-e, Fission9, freakinbehemoth, giddster, Huggy13ear, InspectorJ, j1987, jlozano, mmarkb, MichelleGrobler, MTJohnson, muses212, Native_Cell, nomenclatures, o_ciz, OGsoundFX, Ornitorrinco, patchytherat, PeteBarry, PMarcy, qubodup, RogerBoyX69, rsellick, Rudmer_Rotteveel, Sheyvan, SteveMannella, sturmankin, Timmeh515, Veridiansunrise, xtrgamr & previously credited artists via freesound.org.


    Additional sound effect from Little Robot Sound Factory via Zapsplat.com


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    • 22 min
    MAG 195 - Adrift

    MAG 195 - Adrift

    Case ########-35


    An approach to hidden depths.


    Recorded by The Archivist in Situ.


    Content warnings:
    - Second person POV
    - Thalassophobia & drowning
    - Suicidal ideation
    - Mental disorientation (inc vertigo)
    - Futility / Inconsequence
    - Mentions of: loss of time, scopophobia, cults, death, isolation, police, spiders, injury, nausea, mass suffering
    - SFX: extensive water sounds, coughing, crying


    Transcripts:
    PDF - https://cutt.ly/ik5vWay
    DOC - https://cutt.ly/Ek5vUyI


    Thanks to this week's Patrons: Michael Sebba, Ally Miller, Ben Milne, Quill, Mari Long, Angela Walters, Anna Piskadlo, Carolyn Thraves, Clara, Felix Kaisar, Jennifer Haskell, Skoegul, sophieZbx, AlexandraThePosh, Ali Melody McGowan, Andrew Huffman, Anna Smidebush, beck, Brenna Haney, Carly Baxter, Dez, hannah d, Margaret Rigotti, Marijayne, Polina Cedric, 0, Alexzandreta Ravenor, Fantasy Costco, Kiera Brook, Miranda Stevens, Petra, roxy hale, Stella Paradise, Ashley, Ashten Lucael Ezra Rose, Ben Mabee, Emma Moesen, hana, Hannah McCarthy, Harry Barnard, lady of the labyrinth, Magie Fotovatian-Calderon, Michael Shelley boi, Morgan#1997, Six Rudolph, Aerasani, Amanda-Marie Goode, Armored Victory, Caeruleum.


    Edited this week by Nico Vettese, Elizabeth Moffatt, Brock Winstead, Jeffrey Nils Gardner & Alexander J Newall


    Written by Jonathan Sims and directed by Alexander J Newall
    Produced by Lowri Ann Davies
    Sensitivity consultation by Alexander Linde Nielsen


    Performances:
    - "The Archivist" - Jonathan Sims
    - "Basira Hussain" - Frank Voss


    Sound effects this week by Abolla, BeeProductive, bhanco3, bulbastre, CGEffex, DaNi7337, dawidwmika, Eelke, Fission9, InspectorJ, jakobthiesen, jamesrodavidson, julius_galla, kbnevel, Kinoton, kyles, leonelmail, lwdickens, markb, ohnobones, scratchikken, shatterstars, Tim_Verberne, yeopot, YleArkisto, gastonsaenz, DaNi7337, zoneblanche & previously credited artists via freesound.org


    Check out our merchandise available at https://www.redbubble.com/people/RustyQuill/shop & https://www.teepublic.com/stores/rusty-quill.


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    • 25 min
    MAG 194 - Parting

    MAG 194 - Parting

    Case ########-34


    Considerations of observation.


    Recorded by The Archivist in Situ.


    Content warnings:
    - Arguments
    - Body horror (inc flesh & gore SFX)
    - Self-inflicted wounds & body modification (inc SFX)
    - Explicit language
    - Panic & emotional distress
    - Mentions of: alcohol, knives, death, funerals, mass suffering, suicidal ideation, emotional abuse, second person POV, scopophobia, breathing difficulties SFX, physical violence, gaslighting, tumours/cancer


    Transcripts:
    PDF - https://cutt.ly/VkPB7T8
    DOC - https://cutt.ly/ikPNcAR


    Thanks to this week's Patrons: Laura Berry, Serena DeRosa, Dalia Quiroz, Vaughn S, Hannah Aroni, Sydni Zastre, Maia Montenegro, Ash, Jamy Eun, Faustina Pauwels, Ryan Mulgrew, Sarah Houghton, Sabrina B., Tristen, Just a girl, Gretal McCurdy, Eddie Sourboy, Jean, Ash Craig, mandabot, Lindsay Woodcock, Nick Ball, Emily Lalande, SternStundenSpirale, Max Sellers, Gale Love, C W, desiderius, Samantha Grant, Michael Lynn, Chani Mores, Paperweight Jellyfish, Kate, jasper, Ayu, Djorkus Day, CJ Craig, Norea Besman, iota, Gwen S., R. L Moses, Roggepan, Adrian Gergler, Agneskissme, Oliver Loupe, Katie Collins, Mika Stavropoulos, Lucas Bear, WhoopsieDaisy.


    If you'd like to join them visit www.patreon.com/rustyquill


    Edited this week by Annie Fitch, Elizabeth Moffatt, Brock Winstead, Jeffrey Nils Gardner & Alexander J Newall


    Written by Jonathan Sims and directed by Alexander J Newall


    Produced by Lowri Ann Davies


    Sensitivity consultation by Alexander Linde Nielsen


    Performances:
    - "The Archivist" - Jonathan Sims
    - "Martin Blackwood" - Alexander J. Newall
    - "Melanie King" - Lydia Nicholas
    - "Celia" - Lowri Ann Davies


    Sound effects this week by 13F_Panska_Koprivikova_Klara, 13GPanska_Langerova_Lucie, aarom, acc71000, ahubbar1, AlaskaRobotics, applesandpears50, bhlokvva, bmcken, BockelSound, Breviceps, brkdwnb3njo, bsmacbride, bulbastre, cjosephwalker, cmusounddesign, CosmicEmbers, CUeckermann, draftcraft, Drkvixn91, EchoCinematics, florianreichelt, Fugeni, Gammelsmurfen778, georgisound, gggtrew, giddster, Glaneur de sons, harilatron, harleto, IndianaParkWars, InspectorJ, jaimage, JavierZumer, Julien Matthey, jvdicke, klangfabrik, kyles, leonelmail, leonsptvx, letsmakemuffins, Lightnessko, MaestroALF, magnus589, melack, mitchanary, Mivori, muses212, neilsher, NWSP, o_ciz, ondrosik, patchytherat, phenoxyethanol, PhilStrahl, PMBROWNE, Podcapocalipsis, unkleceeg, RaspberryTickle, Rebecca_f, Relenzo2, RHumphries, sethlind, sforsman, SoundsForHim, SpliceSound, squeakyballoon, SteveMannella, sturmankin, subtletransmissions, TheFilmLook, tiptoe84, ultradust, unfa, zolopher, zrrion_the_insect & previously credited artists via freesound.org


    Additional sound effects from https://www.zapsplat.com.


    Music: A Night Alone – TrackTribe, from Youtube Audio Library


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    • 26 min
    MAG 193 - A Stern Look

    MAG 193 - A Stern Look

    Case ########-33


    An examination of Elias Bouchard.


    Recorded by The Archivist in Situ.


    Content warnings:
    - Paranoia & anxiety
    - Emotional manipulation & gaslighting
    - Compulsions (supernatural)
    - Spiders & arachnophobia
    - Body horror & eye trauma
    - Drug use (marijuana)
    - Stalking
    - Mentions of: death, apocalypse & mass suffering, instances of memory loss & identity crisis, blood, physical violence, human remains, classism, deceased parent, scopophobia, parental disapproval
    - SFX: discordant static & chanting, flies, retching


    Transcript:
    PDF - https://cutt.ly/6kkt8AO
    DOC - https://cutt.ly/NkktZbB


    Thanks to this week's Patrons: Mahum Farhan, Snerful, Jordan J, Wil Holmes-Roys, Cashi, 4ReasonsUnknown, Mila, MuddyHippy, Ori rokah, Allison M, Diana Raphael Cameron, haunted moon, Orionne, Tim, Grace Lang, Avi Critz, Pipe Zellin, Will 'Wouldn't It Be Nice' Casey, Kai, Beppa, Mat Stogner, Aallst ., InsideAcesHead, Alexander Jiggles Newall, Mo Dooley, Juliette, Pasticche Candioli, Creagh Dorman, Victoria Taylor, Badgerhat, Jwatta, lewis mac, Lydia Obenshain, Red McKinnley, Lindsey Bradford, justsimplegabby, Victorystorms, urbanforaging, Morgan Gillaspie, Shelbie, Ashlee Duarte, Diana Lopera, Chris Sanders, Jess, HipHarp101, Jay Schriber, Dismas Novoa, Caldkay, Seb.


    If you'd like to join them visit www.patreon.com/rustyquill


    Edited this week by Nico Vettese, Elizabeth Moffatt, Brock Winstead, Jeffrey Nils Gardner & Alexander J Newall


    Written by Jonathan Sims and directed by Alexander J Newall


    Produced by Lowri Ann Davies
    Performances:
    - "The Archivist" - Jonathan Sims
    - "Martin Blackwood" - Alexander J. Newall
    - "Elias Bouchard" - Ben Meredith


    Sound effects this week by Adam Wayne Gistarb, altfuture, amholma, Angel_Perez_Grandi, animatik, athenspublic, CUeckermann, daboy291, daveincamas, FractalStudios, georgisound, Joao_Janz, kemcdonald11, MAJ061785, Mortifreshman, OwlStorm, rkeato, sacredmatt, SpliceSound, sturmankin, VithorMoraes, cabuster9, dheming & previously credited artists via freesound.org


    Additional sound effects from https://www.zapsplat.com & https://www.SoundsCrate.com


    Music
    Funeral March by Chopin, from the Youtube Audio Library https://studio.youtube.com/


    Check out our merchandise available at https://www.redbubble.com/people/RustyQuill/shop and https://www.teepublic.com/stores/rusty-quill.


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    Please rate and review on your software of choice, it really helps us to spread the podcast to new listeners, so share the fear.


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    • 20 min
    MAG 192 - An Appointment

    MAG 192 - An Appointment

    Case ########-32


    Case study on the administration of fear.


    Recorded by The Archivist in Situ.


    Content warnings:
    - Compulsions (supernatural)
    - Emotional manipulation & gaslighting
    - Mental disorientation
    - Paranoia & self-doubt
    - Mentions of: scopophobia, worms (inc. SFX), blackmail, gun violence, isolation, mild language, mass suffering, self-recrimination
    - SFX: screams, discordant static


    Transcript:
    PDF - https://cutt.ly/Aj5PvlP
    DOC - https://cutt.ly/Jj5PEEK


    Thanks to this week's Patrons: Pioup Pioup, Anna Sprout, impressionistcowboy, Frank Voss, JURGEN! WAS! RIGHT!, Prince, Kyra Munroe, Cait2209, Jennifer Williams, freshly, Madeline, Werner, Kendal, Yarrow T. Leef, Rebecca Adamson, A.C. Reynard, Kathleen Arnett, Latitude Brown, Oscaron, Courtney McCann, Stef Aprile, TheGoodHeathen, Cheyenne Morse, Jagoda Lisak, Henry Cooke, Llyl, Transmasc King Trexel, Kirsten Wright, Fanny Baudraz, Honesty Zahnd, Jeff Boggs, Emma Stelter, Kelly Conrad, E.A. Fleming, Alex Friedman, Minnie, kelly, Mj Gonzalez, Alison Wilgus, Jessica Ma, Arthur, Jordy, Hexer Hypathia, Joyia, Jennifer Recchio, Jenna, Mads England, Jay S. Breham, DJDembo13, Steven Remington.


    If you'd like to join them visit www.patreon.com/rustyquill


    Edited this week by Annie Fitch, Elizabeth Moffatt, Brock Winstead, Jeffrey Nils Gardner & Alexander J Newall


    Written by Jonathan Sims and directed by Alexander J Newall


    Produced by Lowri Ann Davies


    Performances:
    - "The Archivist" - Jonathan Sims
    - "Martin Blackwood" - Alexander J. Newall
    - "Georgie Barker" - Sasha Sienna
    - "Rosie" - Hannah Brankin
    - "Elias Bouchard/Jonah Magnus" - Ben Meredith


    Sound effects this week by 123jorre456, Adam_N, afterguard, AlexMurphy53, altfuture, amholma, Angel_Perez_Grandi, animatik, Australopithecusman, BockelSound, daboy291, Daniela-Santos, dansayshi, darkiron98, Eelke, FractalStudios, giddster, Guardian2433, harleto, humanoide9000, InspectorJ, joedeshon, jtnewlin13, kb7clx, khenshom, klankbeeld, LampEight, LittleRobotSoundFactory, mefrancis13, mffm, mrsorbias, mzui, nebulousflynn, nhaudio, nickyg11p, Nox_Sound, OGsoundFX, OwlStorm, petewyer2, pfranzen, Phil25, pushkin, ralph.whitehead, rivernile7, Rodzuz, Rudmer_Rotteveel, savataivanov, sidequesting, sKydran, SpliceSound, sturmankin, theneedle.tv, tim.kahn, vedas, VithorMoraes, Volonda, xserra, Dynamicell & previously credited artists via freesound.org


    Additional sound effects from https://www.zapsplat.com & https://www.SoundsCrate.com


    Check out our merchandise available at https://www.redbubble.com/people/RustyQuill/shop and https://www.teepublic.com/stores/rusty-quill.


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    • 26 min

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