Only stories will feed the Beast! To The Manor Borne By Robots is an all-original sci-fi series. A gigantic monster can only be kept from destroying the world by being read stories.. Each episode features the on-going tale of the struggle to destroy The Beast, and a stand-alone story, all rendered by voice actors, with sound effects and music. Journey to the Manor!
Who'll Stop Lorraine - Excerpted
Who'll Stop Lorraine, first presented in ep. 5, is re-issued here as a stand-alone piece, minus the story-within-a-story framework of To The Manor Borne By Robots. Ghosts and exclusive real estate collide on a remote Thai island.
I Smell Burning Hair - Excerpted
I Smell Burning Hair, first presented in ep. 3, is re-issued here as a stand-alone story, minus the story-within-a-story framework of To The Manor Borne By Robots. An out-of-control politician on the campaign trail is taken over by technology that enables his handlers to pilot him like a drone.
Episode 11 - Hungover Psychic Insider Trader
The Master and Miss Eloise return to CERN. Jimmy, Miss Eloise, and a pair of killer robots journey to the past. Bob and X-31 are marooned in a decaying future. The Pope has a rough day on the road to Jerusalem. The stand-alone story Hungover Psychic Insider Trader follows a junior-level Wall Street exec who finds he can predict the future, but only when he's really hungover.
Episode 10 - Burns's Bugs
Bob & Miss Eloise must make a baby. Tevis & the Master wrestle with a baffling affliction. The Pope, a.k.a. The Green Man, welcomes Crane & the Chief into his caravan to Jerusalem. Baller & the Chief plot against Arcadia head Francis Abercrombie, leading into the stand-alone Burns's Bugs, in which Arcadia backs billionaire Gary Burns's bid to feed the world with cheap, edible insect protein.
Fronsty The Snowman - Holiday Special Reissue
Fronsty The Snowman, first presented in ep. 6, is re-issued here as a stand-alone story, minus the ongoing story-within-a-story framework of To The Manor Borne By Robots. Fronsty is Frosty The Snowman's idiot cousin, following his dreams in a fun, silly, SFW Christmas tale for kids and adults alike. Narrating this Yuletide extravaganza is Judas Priest frontman Rob Halford. Merry Christmas from the Manor!
Episode 9 - Swear Jar
The Pope stops the world, Baller wants revenge, Bob & Miss Eloise confront uncomfortable facts. The stand-alone story is Swear Jar: what happens when an illusion projector falls into the hands of a traveling revival preacher?
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A great sic fi podcast with fantastic voice actors and sound effects that create suspenseful and thrilling stories! Creative, witty and a must listen in the car.
3 episodes in...
...and loving this series. Great writing, acting, characters and story telling. Highly recommended
Really fun listen. Great sound effects. Hilarious!