Adequately Advanced Magic

Adequately Advanced Magic is a Dungeons and Dragons (D&D) 5e actual play podcast set in the post-fantasy, modern world of Falcon's Reach, a dungeon punk city in which magic is technology. Join our players on a trope-breaking adventure as they tackle challenges such as automated gelatinous cleaning cubes, cutthroat magic corporations, and the science of magic spells.

Adequately Advanced Magic

Recent Episodes

Bonus Episode 16: Truly Kobold Parents Pt.3

Sept. 20, 2022

Lots of sleepy orcs; A stabby stabby party; Fruit smoothies galore. Goblet continues to fend off the incoming Moon Deer Coffee kobolds. Gobplerk finds a new home for Bill and Ysenia. Kaurnflek tries to connect with the youth…

Bonus Episode 15: Truly Kobold Parents Pt.2

Sept. 6, 2022

Roy, Willy and Juanne, as Gobplerk, Goblet and Kaurnflek, respectively, return for the final standalone arc of a bonus goblin episodes as they continue their search for Gobplerk and Kaurnflek's missing parents. Check out bon…

Warmup 1: Impromptu Spooky Shopping

Aug. 30, 2022

CW: Mild spooky horror. This is a short improv warmup session with Roy, Juanne, and Willy as their goblin characters (Gobplerk, Kaurnflek and Goblet, respectively) encounter something supernatural at the shopping mall.  We'r…

Bonus Episode 14: Truly Kobold Parents Pt.1

Aug. 23, 2022

Roy, Willy and Juanne, as Gobplerk, Goblet and Kaurnflek, respectively, return for the final standalone arc of a bonus goblin episodes as they continue their search for Gobplerk and Kaurnflek's missing parents. Check out bon…

Episode 45: Totally Suspicious Allergies

Aug. 16, 2022

Just kidding, no fight; Tree helps Hyrkir gets a girl; The back room revealed. The party manages to get all three electors to choose them, ensuring their access to the back of Lillian's apartment. Sneaking away from the pres…

Episode 44: Astoundingly Meta Roleplaying

Aug. 9, 2022

Conversation starter; Tanks and Airplanes roleplaying; Debt collectors come. The party continues to smooze in order to gain access to the back room. Niclaus scares away one elector; Hyrkir attracts a different one. Seirys us…

About the Hosts

Joey Cheng

Creator

Joey Cheng is a news editor typically covering explosions and other unsavory things. In his free time, he enjoys inserting as many cats as possible into his D&D campaigns and punishing his players with never-ending loops of Final Fantasy soundtracks. Joey is the DM/Creator/Editor of Adequately Advanced Magic.

Jeremiah Cushman

Host/Twitter Monger

Jeremiah has been playing D&D since middle school, which is longer than he cares to remember. Someday, he'll play the dwarven fighter riding a triceratops that he's always wanted to. Jeremiah plays Hyrkir, a half-orc druid, in Adequately Advanced Magic.

Willy Gu

Host

Willy is playing D&D for the first time, and he hopes to explore the relationships between technology, superheroes, and power. He is also interested in creating a character and watching the character grow while being that character. He takes game notes on a computer and uses DnDBeyond to help him figure out his modifiers, so you may hear typing and clicking when he speaks. Willy plays Jack, a human fighter, in Adequately Advanced Magic.

Roy Arguelles

Host

Roy loves technology, space, and long walks into monster infested dungeons. In his spare time, Roy spends a lot of time playing Factorio with triple-digit mods, among other survival games. Roy plays Niklaus, a human sorcerer in Adequately Advanced Magic.

Mitchell Sommers

Host

Mitchell is a long-time D&D player (though not as long as Jeremiah) and video game enthusiast. He enjoys failing to git gud at Dark Souls, ruining Joey’s (non-podcast) campaigns with his ridiculous rogue skill-checks, and creating fun characters to role play. Mitchell plays Seirys, a half-elven paladin in Adequately Advanced Magic.