1.10: Recalibrate

VALENCE
SEASON 1, EPISODE 10
“RECALIBRATE”
RELEASE DATE: 07/04/2020

The team shifts focus. It’s time for everyone to reset their mindset.

VALENCE is a serialized fiction podcast meant for adult listeners. You can find more information, including our full cast list and transcripts, at VALENCEpod.com. You can support us on Patreon and get access to inspo images, bonus audio, and more.

This episode of VALENCE is brought to you by Unwell. You can find Unwell right here on your podcatcher, or at https://www.unwellpodcast.com/.

Credits:

Performances by, in order of appearance:

Shoutout to the real Firecreek Coffee in Flagstaff, Arizona. They didn’t pay us or anything. I just really love it and miss it.

Special thanks to:

  • Andrea Klassen
  • Fox Cooper
  • Ian Flower
  • Jimmy Chann
  • Keegan Knoll
  • Liam Belson
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#ED7A9E – PINK CARNATION

HEXADEC
“#ED7A9E – Pink Carnation
RELEASE DATE: 06/26/2020
WRITTEN BY: WIL WILLIAMS

Our first episode, #ED7A9E (or Pink Carnation), is a hopepunk story in a world where everyone lives in a virtual reality world, as the Earth as we know it is no longer suitable for most life.

This episode was originally produced to be released on the feed for the Open World podcast, headed by TK Dutes and Rose Eveleth. You can find out more about Open World by following them on Twitter @OpenWorldPod, and we’ll be sure to let you know when Open World launches so you can hear this and more stories with a hopepunk theme!

HEXADEC is an anthology podcast featuring standalone episodes of a variety of themes and styles. It’s not just limited to fiction — we’ll have nonfiction, too! But what makes them a part of the anthology? Every episode is inspired by a hexadecimal color code.

Credits:
Wil Williams – Writer / Producer / Sound Designer
Anne Baird – Voice of Emery
Katie Youmans – Voice of Kimbra

Learn more at:
Website – HEXADECpod.com
Twitter – @HEXADECpod

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1.9: Scatter

VALENCE
SEASON 1, EPISODE 9
“SCATTER”
RELEASE DATE: 06/20/2020

The team pays respects.

VALENCE is a serialized fiction podcast meant for adult listeners. You can find more information, including our full cast list and transcripts, at VALENCEpod.com. You can support us on Patreon and get access to inspo images, bonus audio, and more.

This episode of VALENCE is brought to you by Less is Morgue. You can find Less is Morgue right here on your podcatcher, or at https://lessismorgue.com/.

Content warnings:

  • Depictions of grief and mourning throughout
  • Depictions of alcoholism from the beginning of the episode – 10:18
  • Discussions of struggles with mental health throughout

Credits:

Performances by, in order of appearance:

Sorry, Podtales pals.

Special thanks to:

  • Adriana Alarcon
  • Alice Tobin
  • Alyna Gorman
  • Damien Valencia-Hidenfelter
  • Miranda Milovich
  • Sebastian Chong
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Episode 19: The Benefits of Disney

SCORING MAGIC
EPISODE 19
THE BENEFITS OF DISNEY
WRITTEN BY: WIL WILLIAMS, ANNE BAIRD, AND AJ GOLDMAN
PRODUCED BY: WIL WILLIAMS

We’ve mentioned before that episode 7 of VALENCE was written in Walt Disney World, and you may have noticed some extra credits in that episode. Join Wil and Anne, and special guest AJ Goldman, as they tell the story behind writing the benefit in Cost Benefit Analysis.

AJ is a phenomenal artist and we would love for you to check out her work on Twitter: @GoldenRetreevee!

About Scoring Magic – Scoring Magic is presented by Hug House Productions. You can support us for behind-the-scenes details and early previews of upcoming projects on Patreon.

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Bonus: Luis’s Guided Relaxation

VALENCE
SEASON 1, BONUS EPISODE 1
“LUIS’S GUIDED RELAXATION”
RELEASE DATE: 03/16/2020

Things are scary right now. And things are scary a lot of the time. Here at Hug House, we wanted to give you something to help calm you in times of worry. We hope you enjoy this bonus episode, a guided relaxation exercise from Luis. Take a walk on a calm beach. Thank your heart. Watch the tide take your worries away. Everything changes. Everything remains.

VALENCE is a serialized fiction podcast meant for adult listeners. You can find more information, including our full cast list and transcripts, at VALENCEpod.com. You can support us on Patreon and get access to inspo images, bonus audio, and more.

Content warnings:
– Depictions of the ocean and waves throughout

Credits:
– The music in this episode was “You, Yourself and the Main Character” by Komiku.
– This episode was written, edited, and sound designed by Wil Williams,
– and performed by Giancarlo Herrera as Luis Acebo.

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1.5: HAVEN

VALENCE
SEASON 1, EPISODE 5
“HAVEN”
RELEASE DATE: 3/7/2020

The team goes farming. No, wait. They investigate the server farm and find more than they anticipated.

VALENCE is a serialized fiction podcast meant for adult listeners. You can find more information, including our full cast list and transcripts, at VALENCEpod.com. You can support us on Patreon and get access to inspo images, bonus audio, and more.

Content warnings:
– Gunshot sound effect at 16:16

Credits:
– Our theme was made by Raul Vega,
– With guitar by Travis Reaves.
– This episode was written by Katie Youmans,
– With editing and sound design by Julia Schifini.

Performances by, in order of appearance:

Special thanks to: –

  • Alex Telander
  • Colin Kelly
  • Erin Callahan
  • Kasey Fracica
  • Madison Upton
  • PJ Scott-Blankenship
  • William Shankles
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1.4: Pinpoint

VALENCE
SEASON 1, EPISODE 4
“PINPOINT
RELEASE DATE: 02/22/2020

Liam and Nico hunt down a lead and find something unexpected. The day gets worse from there.

VALENCE is a serialized fiction podcast meant for adult listeners. You can find more information, including our full cast list and transcripts, at VALENCEpod.com. You can support us on Patreon and get access to inspo images, bonus audio, and more.

Content warnings:
– Depictions of in-universe oppressive speech from 17:10 – 20:40 
– Depictions of a panic attack and intrusive thoughts from 17:30 – 20:40 
– Discussions of suicidal ideation from 20:40 – 25:10 
– References to childhood abuse and struggles with mental health from 25:10 until the end of the episode

Credits:
– Our theme was made by Raul Vega,
– With guitar by Travis Reaves.
– This episode was written by Wil Williams and Katie Youmans,
– With editing and sound design by Julia Schifini.

Performances by, in order of appearance:

Special thanks to:
– Casey Trujillo
– Jordan Eagan
– Lindsay Holt
– Rachel Rauch
– Richard Kreutz-Landry
– Shelley Wermuth
– V Silverman

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Mini Episode 2: Take Selection

SCORING MAGIC
MINI EPISODE 2
“TAKE SELECTION”
WRITTEN BY: ANNE BAIRD
RELEASE DATE: 02/15/2020

It’s time to select takes. So, let’s talk about time . . . and how sometimes we’re not great with it.

About Scoring Magic – Scoring Magic is presented by Hug House Productions. You can support us for behind-the-scenes details and early previews of upcoming projects on Patreon.

Support Scoring Magic by donating to the tip jar: https://tips.pinecast.com/jar/scoring-magic

Credits: – “Fluff a Duck” by Kevin MacLeod Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

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Mini Episode 1: Cast Bonding

Date published: 02/01/2020
Written by: Katie Youmans
Produced by: Wil Williams

Listen to the full episode for a surprise 😉

About Scoring Magic – Scoring Magic is presented by Hug House Productions. You can support us for behind-the-scenes details and early previews of upcoming projects on Patreon.

Credits: – “Fluff a Duck” by Kevin MacLeod Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

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Episode 14: Check-In 2

This is a RadioPublic embed for Scoring Magic, “Check-In 2“.

Date published: 01/18/2020
Written by: Wil Williams
Produced by: Wil Williams

Hi. The first episode of VALENCE is out. And Wil feels weird. But mostly, Wil feels really thankful.

About Scoring Magic – Scoring Magic is presented by Hug House Productions. You can support us for behind-the-scenes details and early previews of upcoming projects on Patreon.

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