Nice Quest

A tabletop adventure podcast. Fantastic journey awaits… wherever the dice may land!

Episode Credits

Thanks for listening to Nice Quest! We're a small mismatched band of merry podcasters producing this show on almost no budget. We couldn't do what we do without the support of friends and family and extremely generous creatives who publish royalty free content online. We will be posting credits for each episode on this page. Be sure to check out and support the artists who have helped bring our show to life!

If you love the show and want to send us your own creative works feel free to reach out to us at nicequestpodcast@gmail.com.

 

 Nice Quest

Created by Brandon Shalansky
in partnership with Fred Skeleton Theatre Company

 

Cover Art: Antonia De Pieri
Opening Voice-over: Rick Worrall

Our thanks to: Benjamin Leon; Kevin Moore; Muninn's Post; Kevin MacLeod at incompetech.com for his wondeful music; and the incredibly supportive Dungeons & Dragons and tabletop RPG community.

 

Episode 14 - Who Took the Conqueror's Pants?

June 24, 2019

Dungeon Master: Daniel Honke
Cast: Shannon Mason-Brown, Rob Mason-Brown, Bonnie Esson, Brandon Shalansky, Darren Scuffi
Recording: Rob Mason-Brown
Editing: Brandon Shalansky
Acknowledgements: all our amazing fans who continued to support us while we were on hiatus—you are the true conquerors of titans!

Music:
Master of the Feast Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Folk Round Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Willow and the Light Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Love Song Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

Playing with the Boys, by Kenny Loggins
Composed by Kenny Loggins, Peter Wolf, Ina Wolf
© Columbia Records, 1986

Won’t Get Fooled Again, by The Who
Composed by Pete Townshend
© Decca Records, 1971

Lady Madonna, by The Beatles
Composed by Paul McCartney, John Lennon
© EMI Records Ltd., Capitol Records, 1968

Seinfeld Theme
Composed by Jonathan Wolf
© NBC

Excerpt from A Town Called Panic (2009)
Dir. Stéphane Aubier, Vincent Patar
Writ. Stéphane Aubier, Guillaume Malandrin, Vincent Patar, Vincent Tavier
Prod. Philippe Kaufmann, Vincent Tavier
© La Parti Productions

Additional sound effects from zapsplat.com

 

Nice Quest Live @ KFX

June 17, 2019
Recorded Live March 24, 2019

Dungeon Master: Daniel Honke
Cast: Shannon Mason-Brown, Rob Mason-Brown, Bonnie Esson, Brandon Shalansky, Darren Scuffi
Recording: Rob Mason-Brown
Editing: Brandon Shalansky
Acknowledgements: Bonnie Gratz & the entire KFX Team; Michael Gagliano; Mark Meer; James & Raeleen, James, Trista; Blaine, Tinez, Leon, Jeef; Davide.

 

Episode 13 - Blowing Bubbles

January 27, 2019

Dungeon Master: Daniel Honke
Cast: Shannon Mason-Brown, Rob Mason-Brown, Bonnie Esson, Brandon Shalansky, Darren Scuffi
Recording: Rob Mason-Brown
Editing: Brandon Shalansky
Acknowledgements: Wizards of the Coast; Bilbo's Pizza; Doritos Delivery; Looney Toons; Billy Fucking Ocean.

Music:
Crowd Hammer Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Folk Round Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Carpe Diem Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Love Song Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Frozen Star Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Rites Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

Get Outta My Dreams, Get into My Car, by Billy Ocean
Composed by Billy Ocean, Robert John "Mutt" Lange
© Jive Records, 1988

The Merry-Go-Round Broke Down
Composed by Cliff Friend, Dave Franklin
© Harms Inc., 1937

Pixie
Brandon Shalansky
© Nice Quest 2018

Additional sound effects from zapsplat.com

 

Side Quest - Nice Quest Jr.

December 23, 2018

Dungeon Master: Ryne Van Vliet-Brown
Cast: Zoe Sommerfeld, James Long, Rob Mason-Brown, Brandon Shalansky
Recording: Rob Mason-Brown
Editing: Brandon Shalansky
Acknowledgements: Muninn's Post; Elton John; all our amazing family, friends and fans who supported us in 2018, the true heroes of this adventure!

Music:
Oh Holy Night Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Wish Background Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Comfortable Mystery Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Comfortable Mystery 4 Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Christmas Rap Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

Carol of the Bells
Mykola Leontovych (Public Domain)

Tiny Dancer, by Elton John
Composed by Elton John and Bernie Taupin
© Universal City Records, 1972

Additional sound effects from zapsplat.com

 

Episode 12 - Hot & Bothered in Berdusk

December 11, 2018

Dungeon Master: Daniel Honke
Cast: Shannon Mason-Brown, Rob Mason-Brown, Bonnie Esson, Brandon Shalansky, Darren Scuffi
Recording: Rob Mason-Brown
Editing: Brandon Shalansky
Acknowledgements: Wizards of the Coast; Seal; George Michael; Marvin Gaye; Stevie Wonder; Queen; Andrew Lloyd Webber.

Music:
Myst on the Moor Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Achaidh Cheide Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Thatched Villagers Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Crowd Hammer Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Folk Round Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Smooth Lovin Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Mesmerize Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Long Note Two Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
The Descent Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Rites Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Professor and the Plant Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License
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Kiss from a Rose, by Seal
Composed by Seal
© ZTT Records, 1994; Warner Bros. Records Inc., 1995

A Kind of Magic, by Queen
Composed by Roger Taylor
© EMI Records Ltd., Capitol Records, 1986

Additional sound effects from zapsplat.com

 

Episode 11 - The Ballad of Blood and Woody

November 25, 2018

Dungeon Master: Daniel Honke
Cast: Shannon Mason-Brown, Rob Mason-Brown, Bonnie Esson, Brandon Shalansky, Darren Scuffi
Recording: Rob Mason-Brown
Editing: Brandon Shalansky
Acknowledgements: Wizards of the Coast; Sailor Moon.

Music:
Myst on the Moor Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Achaidh Cheide Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Thatched Villagers Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Crowd Hammer Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Professor and the Plant Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License
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Pixie
Brandon Shalansky
© Nice Quest 2018

 

Episode 10 - Thar Be Dragons

November 11, 2018

Dungeon Master: Daniel Honke
Cast: Shannon Mason-Brown, Rob Mason-Brown, Bonnie Esson, Brandon Shalansky, Darren Scuffi
Recording: Rob Mason-Brown
Editing: Brandon Shalansky
Acknowledgements: Wizards of the Coast; Morag's Wild Shape.

Music:
River Fire Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Five Armies Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Rites Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
The Descent Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Carpe Diem Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Unlight Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Drums of the Deep Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

Maple Leaf Rag
Scott Joplin (Public Domain)

Sobre las Olas
Juventino Rosas (Public Domain)

Take Me Out to the Ball Game
Jack Norworth & Albert Von Tilzer (Public Domain)

Song 2, by Blur
Composed by Damon Albarn, Graham Coxon, Alex James, Dave Rowntree
© Food Records, 1996

Maniac, by Michael Sembello
Composed by Dennis Matkosky, Michael Sembello
© EMI Records Ltd., Casablanca Records, 1983

Dueling Banjos
Composed by Arthur "Guitar Boogie" Smith, Don Reno
Arranged and Performed by Eric Weissberg, Steve Mandell
© Warner Bros. Records Inc., 1972

Geoff’s Etherscape
Initiative Jam
Brandon Shalansky
© Nice Quest 2018

Additional sound effects from zapsplat.com

 

Side Quest - Serenity Falls

October 28, 2018

Game Master: Brandon Shalansky
Cast: Shannon Mason-Brown, Rob Mason-Brown, Sammi Morelli, Thomas Fournier, James Long
Recording: Rob Mason-Brown
Editing: Brandon Shalansky
Acknowledgements: Raeleen Long; Evil Hat Productions; Emily Care Boss, Kenneth Hite, & Lisa Steele; Robin Laws; Nicola McCartney; Mark Frost & David Lynch; Tyler Shalansky; Papa John's.

Music:
Unlight Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Despair and Triumph Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Ghost Processional Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Ghost Processional - Alternate Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Gnarled Situation Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Comfortable Mystery Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Poppers and Prosecco Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Ghostpocalypse - 2 The Call Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Ghostpocalypse - 6 Crossing the Threshold Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Ghostpocalypse - 8 Epilog Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Spy Glass Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
I Knew a Guy Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Smooth Lovin Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
An Upsetting Theme Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Tenebrous Brothers Carnival - Intermission Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Tenebrous Brothers Carnival - Mermaid Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
This House Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Long Note Four Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Love Song Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License
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Twin Peaks is Gone, Girl
Composed by Matthew Reid
Stock media provided by matthewcreid / Pond5 (www.pond5.com)

Time Overture
Brandon Shalansky
© Nice Quest 2018

Additional sound effects from zapsplat.com & freesound.org

 

Episode 9 - "Cut Here"

October 14, 2018

Dungeon Master: Daniel Honke
Cast: Shannon Mason-Brown, Rob Mason-Brown, Bonnie Esson, Brandon Shalansky, Darren Scuffi
Recording: Rob Mason-Brown
Editing: Brandon Shalansky
Acknowledgements: Wizards of the Coast; DNDSPEAK; Darren "TableBringer" Scuffi; Sofia & Molly; BongoBoyUK; Tom Kenny.
Rest in Peace Dietrich, we hardly knew ye.

Music:
River Fire Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Despair and Triumph Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Myst on the Moor Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
The Descent Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Carpe Diem Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Unlight Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Drums of the Deep Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

Maple Leaf Rag
Scott Joplin (Public Domain)

Conga / bongo solo | BongoboyUK
https://youtu.be/ZyGi8M9HM9o

Geoff’s Etherscape
Brandon Shalansky
© Nice Quest 2018

Additional sound effects from zapsplat.com

 

Episode 8 - The Mystery of the Missing Sheep

September 30, 2018

Dungeon Master: Daniel Honke
Cast: Shannon Mason-Brown, Rob Mason-Brown, Bonnie Esson, Brandon Shalansky, Darren Scuffi
Recording: Rob Mason-Brown
Editing: Brandon Shalansky
Acknowledgements: Wizards of the Coast; Tom Jones; FreemantleMedia; the cast and crew of Hedwig and the Angry Inch (a.k.a. the TimBit® Thieves); Soundtrap; Tales of Swordfall; Sofia & Molly; all the sheep in the world.

Music:
River Fire Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Dances and Dames Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Love Song Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Ossuary 5 - Rest Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Shamanistic Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
The Descent Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Carpe Diem Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Unlight Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
I Knew a Guy Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Five Armies Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Rites Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

All Through the Night (trad.)
Performed by Rob Mason-Brown
Orchestrations by Brandon Shalansky
© Nice Quest 2018

Theme from The Price is Right
Composed by Edd Kalehoff
© FreemantleMedia

Additional sound effects from zapsplat.com

 

Episode 7 - Steamy Demeanours

September 12, 2018

Dungeon Master: Daniel Honke
Cast: Shannon Mason-Brown, Rob Mason-Brown, Bonnie Esson, Brandon Shalansky, Darren Scuffi
Recording: Rob Mason-Brown
Editing: Brandon Shalansky
Acknowledgements: Wizards of the Coast; Simon & Garfunkel; musicians everywhere (our appologies).

Music:
Classic Horror 1 Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Crowd Hammer Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Love Song Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Despair and Triumph Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Immersed Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
The Descent Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Vanishing Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Tenebrous Brothers Carnival - Mermaid Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
I Knew a Guy Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Thatched Villagers Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

I'm a wonderful lady.
Daniel Honke & Brandon Shalansky
© Nice Quest 2018

Additional sound effects from zapsplat.com

 

Episode 6 - Goodnight Greenest (Good Morning Chaos)

August 26, 2018

Dungeon Master: Daniel Honke
Cast: Shannon Mason-Brown, Rob Mason-Brown, Bonnie Esson, Brandon Shalansky, Darren Scuffi
Recording: Rob Mason-Brown
Editing: Brandon Shalansky
Acknowledgements: Wizards of the Coast; Ryan Stratychuk; Geoff Webb, Emily Betz; TimBits® & Caffeine!

Music:
Not As It Seems Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Rites Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Love Song Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Galway Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Anguish Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
The Descent Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Angevin Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Five Armies Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
I Knew a Guy Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Achaidh Cheide Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Morgana Rides Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Deadly Roulette Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Thatched Villagers Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

Won’t Get Fooled Again, by The Who
Composed by Pete Townshend
© Decca Records, 1971

Additional sound effects from zapsplat.com

 

Episode 5 - #PraiseTiamat

August 12, 2018

Dungeon Master: Daniel Honke
Cast: Shannon Mason-Brown, Rob Mason-Brown, Bonnie Esson, Brandon Shalansky, Darren Scuffi
Recording: Rob Mason-Brown
Editing: Brandon Shalansky
Acknowledgements: Wizards of the Coast; Matthew Barriault; Geoff Webb, Benjamin Leon; Daniel Martinez; Chris Omoe; Blaine Morrill; and Stralosh.

Music:
Not As It Seems Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Rites Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Love Song Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
The Sky of our Ancestors Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Anguish Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
The Descent Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Unlight Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Five Armies Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Lachaim Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

Additional sound effects from zapsplat.com

 

Episode 4 - The Gnome with the Dragon Tattoo

July 29, 2018

Dungeon Master: Daniel Honke
Cast: Shannon Mason-Brown, Rob Mason-Brown, Bonnie Esson, Brandon Shalansky, Darren Scuffi
Recording: Rob Mason-Brown
Editing: Brandon Shalansky
Acknowledgements: Wizards of the Coast; Michael McDonald; Zoe Sommerfeld; Thomas Fournier; Kim Fournier.

Music:
Not As It Seems Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Rites Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Love Song Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Crowd Hammer Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Double Drift Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

Pixie
Geoff’s Etherscape
Magnar and the Wolf
Brandon Shalansky
© Nice Quest 2018

Additional sound effects from zapsplat.com

 

Episode 3 - Baldur's Gate Bob

July 15, 2018

Dungeon Master: Daniel Honke
Cast: Shannon Mason-Brown, Rob Mason-Brown, Bonnie Esson, Brandon Shalansky, Darren Scuffi
Recording: Rob Mason-Brown
Editing: Brandon Shalansky
Acknowledgements: Wizards of the Coast; Goran Sukunda; Kevin Moore; ChasmQuest; Paper Sword Podcasting; FreemantleMedia; the Fez of Generosity.

Music:
Pippin the Hunchback Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Thatched Villagers Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Love Song Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Crowd Hammer Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Not As It Seems Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
We Got Trouble Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
The Descent Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Rites Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Round Drums Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

Theme from The Price is Right
Composed by Edd Kalehoff
© FreemantleMedia

Additional sound effects from zapsplat.com

 

Episode 2 - MAGNAROK

July 1, 2018

Dungeon Master: Daniel Honke
Cast: Shannon Mason-Brown, Rob Mason-Brown, Bonnie Esson, Brandon Shalansky, Darren Scuffi
Recording: Goran Sukunda
Editing: Brandon Shalansky
Acknowledgements: Okanagan College; Wizards of the Coast; Dragon Cards; Quantum Games; all the sheep in the world.

Music:
Oppressive Gloom Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Crowd Hammer Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Love Song Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Anguish Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Rites Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Not As It Seems Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
The Descent Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Western Streets Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

 

Episode 1 - What year is it?

June 17, 2018

Dungeon Master: Daniel Honke
Cast: Shannon Mason-Brown, Rob Mason-Brown, Bonnie Esson, Brandon Shalansky, Darren Scuffi
Recording: Goran Sukunda
Editing: Brandon Shalansky
Acknowledgements: Okanagan College; Wizards of the Coast; Mitch MacFarlane; Tom, Tina & Tyler; Papa John's.

Music:
Rites Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Achaidh Cheide Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
The Descent Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Local Forecast - Elevator Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Five Armies Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Not As It Seems Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/