5 episodes

2069
Valen is the first woman on the moon. No fanfare though, just an engineer doing her job. She likes her work, and her posting, but sometimes it gets lonely.


2089
Earth is silent. Chaika leaves the moonbase where she was born in search of... someone... anyone. Is she the only human left?


CHAIKA is a tale of loss, isolation and hope, about a woman navigating a post-apocalyptic future.

Chaika Karin Heimdahl

    • Fiction
    • 5.0 • 4 Ratings

2069
Valen is the first woman on the moon. No fanfare though, just an engineer doing her job. She likes her work, and her posting, but sometimes it gets lonely.


2089
Earth is silent. Chaika leaves the moonbase where she was born in search of... someone... anyone. Is she the only human left?


CHAIKA is a tale of loss, isolation and hope, about a woman navigating a post-apocalyptic future.

    Episode 3: What portion of me be Assignable

    Episode 3: What portion of me be Assignable

    Valen tries to negotiate with the universe, Chaika has existential dread, while HYGGE and LEQU know more than they let on.

    CHAIKA is a tale of loss, isolation and hope, about a woman navigating a post-apocalyptic future.

    ***CONTENT WARNING** Please note that Chaika is created for an adult audience and features depictions of emotional distress. This episode deals with grief and the loss of a parent, particularly in Chaika's personal log.

    Featured trailers:
    The Lucky Die. A 5e D&D Actual Play Podcast focusing on four heavily flawed characters as they try to stop the apocalypse. https://www.theluckydie.com/
    Four Top Threes. Four friends from four countries give their top threes on various subjects. https://twitter.com/FourTopThrees

    Chaika is written, produced, directed and narrated by Karin Heimdahl (she/her) https://twitter.com/karinheim.

    Cast:
    Chaika - Danyelle Ellet (she/her) https://goodpointepodcasts.com/
    Valen - Angelique Lazarus (she/her) https://angeliquevoices.com/
    HYGGE - Charlotte Norup (she/her) https://twitter.com/Charlotte_Norup
    LEQU - Sam Yeow (she/her) https://www.samyeow.com/
    TROST - Kessi Riliniki (it/she) https://trilunis.com/cast-and-crew/

    Chaika's theme is by Chris Gregory, please check out his audio fiction anthology podcast, Alternative Stories and Fake Realities https://alternativestories.com/the-alternative-stories-and-fake-realities-podcast/ and new sci-fi show The Dex Legacy https://www.thedexlegacy.com/

    Transcripts https://y2kpod.com/chaika-transcripts/

    Chaika is a Y2K Production. You can support us on Patreon at https://www.patreon.com/y2kpod from as little as 1 US dollar a month and get bonus content as well as early access to every episode. If you like the show, please also tell your friends about Chaika, talk us up on social media using #chaikapod or rate and review the show in your favourite podcatcher.

    Looking for merch? We have it! Check out https://y2kpod.com/about/merch/

    For more information please visit https://y2kpod.com/chaika/ You can also find us on twitter, instagram and facebook @chaikapod,or e-mail us at chaikapod@gmail.com

    Other music:
    Long Note Two by Kevin MacLeod 
    Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/3994-long-note-two 
    License: https://filmmusic.io/standard-license   
    Come Play with Me by Kevin MacLeod 
    Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/3526-come-play-with-me 
    License: https://filmmusic.io/standard-license   
    Heartbreaking by Kevin MacLeod 
    Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/3863-heartbreaking 
    License: https://filmmusic.io/standard-license   
    Ether Vox by Kevin MacLeod 
    Link: https://filmmusic.io/song/7014-ether-vox 
    License: https://filmmusic.io/standard-license   
    Dreams Become Real by Kevin MacLeod 
    Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/3678-dreams-become-real 
    License: https://filmmusic.io/standard-license    
    Implosions On The Ground by Micah Dahl Anderson from https://archesaudio.com/   
    New Direction by Kevin MacLeod
    Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/4120-new-direction
    License: https://filmmusic.io/standard-license

    Sound effects are either created by us, or from https://freesound.org/

    ℗ 2022 Karin Heimdahl

    • 23 min
    Episode 2: Drying inward from the edge

    Episode 2: Drying inward from the edge

    Chaika finds some common ground with LEQU and HYGGE, and Valen has a very odd psych eval.

    CHAIKA is a tale of loss, isolation and hope, about a woman navigating a post-apocalyptic future.

    ***CONTENT WARNING*** Please note that Chaika is created for an adult audience and features depictions of emotional distress. This episode has no further content warnings.

    Featured trailers:
    The Pilgrimage Saga. An audio drama about five humans and an AI looking for home. https://thepilgrimagesaga.wordpress.com/
    Seren. A sci-fi fiction podcast about Seren, who is sent away from her home on a mission to terraform a new planet. https://serenpodcast.carrd.co/

    Chaika is written, produced, directed and narrated by Karin Heimdahl (she/her) https://twitter.com/karinheim.

    Cast:
    Chaika - Danyelle Ellet (she/her) https://goodpointepodcasts.com/
    Valen - Angelique Lazarus (she/her) https://angeliquevoices.com/
    HYGGE - Charlotte Norup (she/her) https://twitter.com/Charlotte_Norup
    LEQU - Sam Yeow (she/her) https://www.samyeow.com/

    Chaika's theme is by Chris Gregory, please check out his audio fiction anthology podcast, Alternative Stories and Fake Realities https://alternativestories.com/the-alternative-stories-and-fake-realities-podcast/ and new sci-fi show The Dex Legacy https://www.thedexlegacy.com/

    Transcripts https://y2kpod.com/chaika-transcripts/

    Chaika is a Y2K Production. You can support us on Patreon at https://www.patreon.com/y2kpod from as little as 1 US dollar a month and get bonus content as well as early access to every episode. If you like the show, please also tell your friends about Chaika, talk us up on social media using #chaikapod or rate and review the show in your favourite podcatcher.

    Looking for merch? We have it! Check out https://y2kpod.com/about/merch/

    For more information please visit https://y2kpod.com/chaika/ You can also find us on twitter, instagram and facebook @chaikapod,or e-mail us at chaikapod@gmail.com

    Other music:
    Dreams Become Real by Kevin MacLeod 
    Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/3678-dreams-become-real 
    License: https://filmmusic.io/standard-license    
    New Direction by Kevin MacLeod
    Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/4120-new-direction
    License: https://filmmusic.io/standard-license
    Heartbreaking by Kevin MacLeod 
    Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/3863-heartbreaking 
    License: https://filmmusic.io/standard-license   
    Cells Dividing by Matt Weidauer from ArchesAudio.com

    Sound effects are either created by us, or from https://freesound.org/

    ℗ 2022 Karin Heimdahl

    • 25 min
    Episode 1: My mind was going numb

    Episode 1: My mind was going numb

    Eventyr departs the moon, and Chaika gets to know AIs HYGGE and LEQU.

    CHAIKA is a tale of loss, isolation and hope, about a woman navigating a post-apocalyptic future.

    ***CONTENT WARNING*** Please note that Chaika is created for an adult audience and features depictions of emotional distress. This episode also features strong themes of isolation, as Chaika wonders if she is the last human, as well as hints of suicidal ideation in the poem of the day.

    Featured trailers:
    The Dex Legacy. A full-cast sci-fi audio drama about humanity's distant future. https://www.thedexlegacy.com/
    Once in a Lifetime - A Musical Covid Love Story. About what happens when that perfect person shows up at a less-than-perfect time. https://www.linco.media/

    Chaika is written, produced, directed and narrated by Karin Heimdahl (she/her) https://twitter.com/karinheim.

    Cast:
    Chaika - Danyelle Ellet (she/her) https://goodpointepodcasts.com/
    Valen - Angelique Lazarus (she/her) https://angeliquevoices.com/
    HYGGE - Charlotte Norup (she/her) https://twitter.com/Charlotte_Norup
    LEQU - Sam Yeow (she/her) https://www.samyeow.com/
    TROST - Kessi Riliniki (it/she) https://trilunis.com/cast-and-crew/

    Chaika's theme is by Chris Gregory, please check out his audio fiction anthology podcast, Alternative Stories and Fake Realities https://alternativestories.com/the-alternative-stories-and-fake-realities-podcast/ and new sci-fi show The Dex Legacy (listen to the trailer in this episode!) 

    Transcripts https://y2kpod.com/chaika-transcripts/

    Chaika is a Y2K Production. You can support us on Patreon at https://www.patreon.com/y2kpod from as little as 1 US dollar a month and get bonus content as well as early access to every episode. If you like the show, please also tell your friends about Chaika, talk us up on social media using #chaikapod or rate and review the show in your favourite podcatcher.

    Looking for merch? We have it! Check out https://y2kpod.com/about/merch/

    For more information please visit https://y2kpod.com/chaika/ You can also find us on twitter, instagram and facebook @chaikapod,or e-mail us at chaikapod@gmail.com

    Other music:
    Day of Chaos by Kevin MacLeod
    Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/3620-day-of-chaos
    License: https://filmmusic.io/standard-license
    Sikton Ragnue by Micah Dahl Anderson from ArchesAudio.com
    Implosions On The Ground by Micah Dahl Anderson from ArchesAudio.com
    Dreams Become Real by Kevin MacLeod
    Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/3678-dreams-become-real
    License: https://filmmusic.io/standard-license
    Heartbreaking by Kevin MacLeod
    Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/3863-heartbreaking
    License: https://filmmusic.io/standard-license
    Hitman by Kevin MacLeod
    Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/3880-hitman
    License: https://filmmusic.io/standard-license
    Long Note Two by Kevin MacLeod
    Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/3994-long-note-two
    License: https://filmmusic.io/standard-license
    New Direction by Kevin MacLeod
    Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/4120-new-direction
    License: https://filmmusic.io/standard-license

    Sound effects are either created by us, or from https://freesound.org/

    ℗ 2022 Karin Heimdahl

    • 32 min
    Prologue: We breathe, briefly

    Prologue: We breathe, briefly

    Valen sends a message into the void, and Chaika's journey begins.

    CHAIKA is a tale of loss, isolation and hope, about a woman navigating a post-apocalyptic future.

    ***CONTENT WARNING*** Please note that Chaika is created for an adult audience and features depictions of emotional distress. This episode has no further content warnings.

    Chaika is written, produced, directed and narrated by Karin Heimdahl (she/her) https://twitter.com/karinheim.

    Cast:
    Chaika - Danyelle Ellet (she/her) https://goodpointepodcasts.com/
    Valen - Angelique Lazarus (she/her) https://angeliquevoices.com/
    HYGGE - Charlotte Norup (she/her) https://twitter.com/Charlotte_Norup
    LEQU - Sam Yeow (she/her) https://www.samyeow.com/
    TROST - Kessi Riliniki (it/she) https://trilunis.com/cast-and-crew/

    Chaika's theme is by Chris Gregory, please check out his audio fiction anthology podcast, Alternative Stories and Fake Realities https://alternativestories.com/the-alternative-stories-and-fake-realities-podcast/ and new sci-fi show The Dex Legacy.

    Transcripts https://y2kpod.com/chaika-transcripts/

    Chaika is a Y2K Production. You can support us on Patreon at https://www.patreon.com/y2kpod from as little as 1 US dollar a month and get bonus content as well as early access to every episode. If you like the show, please also tell your friends about Chaika, talk us up on social media using #chaikapod or rate and review the show in your favourite podcatcher.

    Looking for merch? We have it! Check out https://y2kpod.com/about/merch/

    For more information please visit https://y2kpod.com/chaika/ You can also find us on twitter, instagram and facebook @chaikapod,or e-mail us at chaikapod@gmail.com

    Other music:
    Peace of Mind by Kevin MacLeod
    Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/4199-peace-of-mind
    License: https://filmmusic.io/standard-license
    Heartbreaking by Kevin MacLeod
    Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/3863-heartbreaking
    License: https://filmmusic.io/standard-license
    Day of Chaos by Kevin MacLeod
    Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/3620-day-of-chaos
    License: https://filmmusic.io/standard-license
    Sikton Ragnue by Micah Dahl Anderson from ArchesAudio.com

    Sound effects are either created by us, or from freesound.org

    ℗ 2022 Karin Heimdahl

    • 11 min
    Chaika trailer: I could be the last

    Chaika trailer: I could be the last

    CHAIKA is a tale of loss, isolation and hope, about a woman navigating a post-apocalyptic future.

    Season 1 releases fortnightly April-July 2022.
    Find out more https://y2kpod.com/chaika/

    2089 
    Earth is silent. Chaika leaves the moonbase where she was born in search of… someone… anyone. Is she the only human left? 

    CHAIKA is a tale of loss, isolation and hope, about a woman navigating a post-apocalyptic future.

    Chaika is written, produced, directed and narrated by Karin Heimdahl (she/her) https://twitter.com/karinheim.

    Cast:
    Chaika - Danyelle Ellet (she/her) https://goodpointepodcasts.com/
    Valen - Angelique Lazarus (she/her) https://angeliquevoices.com/
    HYGGE - Charlotte Norup (she/her) https://twitter.com/Charlotte_Norup
    LEQU - Sam Yeow (she/her) https://www.samyeow.com/
    TROST - Kessi Riliniki (it/she) https://trilunis.com/cast-and-crew/kessi

    Chaika's theme is by Chris Gregory, please check out his audio fiction anthology podcast, Alternative Stories and Fake Realities https://alternativestories.com/the-alternative-stories-and-fake-realities-podcast/ and new sci-fi show The Dex Legacy https://www.thedexlegacy.com/

    Please follow us on social media!
    Twitter https://twitter.com/chaikapod  
    Instagram https://www.instagram.com/chaikapod/  
    Facebook https://www.facebook.com/chaikapod/ 

    Chaika is a Y2K Production. You can support us on Patreon at patreon.com/y2kpod from as little as 1 US dollar a month and get bonus content as well as early access to every episode.

    Please note that Chaika is created for an adult audience and features depictions of emotional distress.

    ℗ 2022 Karin Heimdahl

    • 2 min

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