Griffin, Travis, and Justin McElroy (also of My Brother, My Brother and Me) play Dungeons & Dragons with their dad, Clint.
The podcast is on its fourth campaign, the third helmed by Griffin, the youngest brother.
The Adventure Zone (TAZ to its friends) started life as a bonus episode of MBMBaM, and has now become a wildly successful podcast in its own right, spawning live shows, fan art, a graphic novel, and even – in a snake-eating-its-own-tail sort of way – its own board game.
Going back through the archives of any podcast is a pain in the bum, but it’s worth it. You don’t need to start from episode 1, as there’s an “episode 1.5” that takes the original character-rolling discussions and picks up the pace a little.
But if starting from 2014 feels intimidating, scroll back a little to the beginning of the current season, Ethersea,.