Monster in My Podcast

A thrice-weekly comedy podcast about the 2nd edition D&D Monstrous Manual.

About the show

A podcast by Kole Ross and Gary Butterfield taking a monster-by-monster look at all of the goofy, inspired, and sometimes dull creature designs in the 2nd Edition Monstrous Manual of Dungeons and Dragons. Join us every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday for short episodes about your favorite beasties.

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  • Episode 80: Gargantua

    November 2nd, 2016  |  8 mins 3 secs
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    Oh no, they say he's got to go: Go Go Gargantua.

  • Episode 79: Galeb Duhr

    October 31st, 2016  |  4 mins 53 secs
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    Happy Halloween! Have some boulders that are disguised as boulders.

  • Episode 78: Fungus

    October 28th, 2016  |  6 mins 47 secs
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    Everything you ever wanted to know about a legit and real scary thing. Both you, and it, will scream forever.

  • Episode 77: Frog

    October 26th, 2016  |  5 mins 49 secs
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    It's just frogs, folks.

  • Episode 76: Fish

    October 24th, 2016  |  5 mins 54 secs
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    It's just fish.

  • Episode 75: Feyr

    October 21st, 2016  |  5 mins 46 secs
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    What first appears to be another beholder is actually an extended Ghostbusters II tribute.

  • Episode 74: Eyewing

    October 19th, 2016  |  4 mins 4 secs
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    Horrible dummies from the abyss will glue you to the wall with tears.

  • Episode 73: Ettercap

    October 17th, 2016  |  3 mins 53 secs
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    The thrilling conclusion to the "how do spiders sleep?" saga.

  • Episode 72: Elf, Drow

    October 14th, 2016  |  7 mins 18 secs
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    Deep below the earth, the dark elves weave their radioactive cloaks, warmed by the breath of those who failed the test.

  • Episode 71: Elf, Aquatic

    October 12th, 2016  |  8 mins 49 secs
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    You live in a paradise under the sea, wending between the kelp... but there's a dark threat from within. Can you trust your eyes, sea elf?

  • Episode 70: Elf

    October 10th, 2016  |  5 mins 34 secs
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    We're back in Player Handbook territory as we discuss the long-lived fey creatures that die in secret like cats.

  • Episode 69: Elephant

    October 7th, 2016  |  4 mins 34 secs
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    Or, as we call them, future pianos. Now I'm sad.

  • Episode 68: Elemental, Composite

    October 5th, 2016  |  6 mins 3 secs
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    Can you fight a force of nature? Yes, but it would be boring.

  • Episode 67: Elemental Kin, Water

    October 3rd, 2016  |  5 mins 1 sec
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    True love melts away, and all you're left with is some poison in your eye.

  • Episode 66: Elemental Kin, Fire

    September 30th, 2016  |  3 mins 19 secs
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    Who can be sure what a baby snake would grow up to? Would it grow a face? Would its spear become a part of its body? So snuff out the fireplace, sonny, lest you invite doom.

  • Episode 65: Elemental Kin, Earth

    September 28th, 2016  |  3 mins 40 secs
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    Nobody has ever used these things in a campaign, and I wouldn't believe you if you contradicted me.