This summer, actors and comedians from The Sarah Silverman Program and The Mindy Project congregated at Meltdown Comics in L.A. to play a session of Dungeons & Dragons led by Matthew Mercer (Critical Role, Overwatch). The seven episodes produced and presented by Nerdist earned more than 1.1 million views on YouTube. You can catch up by binge watching the series on the Nerdist YouTube channel here, but the story’s conclusion was left as a cliffhanger.
On December 5th, starting at 5pm PT, the cast of Force Grey: Giant Hunters will gather again to Mercer’s war-horn call and play D&D in front of a live audience of fans at the historic Egyptian Theater in Los Angeles. Fans local to the area can sign up to watch the show live here – https://force-grey-
Brian Posehn (The Sarah Silverman Program), Utkarsh Ambudkar (The Mindy Project, Pitch Perfect) and Shelby Fero (Emmy Award-winning writer on Robot Chicken), will return to reprise their roles from Force Grey: Giant Hunters, but there will be some new faces joining the party. Emily V. Gordon, co-writer of the upcoming film The Big Sick and producer of three seasons of The Meltdown with Jonah and Kumail on Comedy Central, will take up arms against the giants. We’re also keeping a chair or two open for any surprise friends of the cast to drop in, put on a wizard’s hat, and cast magic missile!
“I’ve been sitting at the edge of my seat hoping to find out what happened to the party after they flew into the skies on a golden chariot towards the cloud giant castle,” said Nathan Stewart, director of Dungeons & Dragons. “Like everyone, I can’t wait to watch the conclusion to Force Grey: Giant Hunters at the Egyptian. See you there!”
Tune in to Dungeons & Dragons channel on Twitch www.twitch.tv/wotc_dnd – on December 5th at 5pm PT to watch the exciting conclusion to this storyline and watch for hints of more stories to come. If you can’t watch live, don’t worry! The show will be uploaded to video-on-demand services as soon as possible after the dice have stopped rolling.
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