Programming Schedule: Week of May 20th, 2024

Written by on May 20, 2024

Check back here at each Monday and keep an eye on our Twitter and Facebook accounts for each week’s programming schedule.

Programming Schedule

Please note that these broadcasts are only scheduled for the times listed below.

The Re-Slayer’s Take: Season 1, Episode 1 (Podcast), Season 1, Episodes 1-3 (Beacon)

Follow the escapades of the second-coolest monster hunters this side of Exandria: The Re-Slayer’s Take! After six misfit mercenaries are rejected from the elite monster hunting group, The Slayer’s Take, they band together, battling supernatural creatures across the rugged continent of Issylra.

  • Episode 1 releases Monday, May 20th on your favorite podcast streaming service at 5am Pacific
  • Episodes 1-3 releases Monday, May 20th at 5am Pacific only on Beacon.

Critical Role Abridged

All the twists and turns of an episode of Critical Role in half the time! In Critical Role Abridged, the rich tapestry of a Critical Role campaign is lovingly distilled to its most pivotal, hilarious, and poignant moments in about 60-90 minutes per episode. 

  • Campaign 3, Episode 5 releases Tuesday, May 21st at 10am Pacific on YouTube
  • Campaign 3, Episode 16 releases Tuesday, May 21st at 10am Pacific on Beacon
  • Campaign 3, Episode 17 releases Friday, May 24th  at 10am Pacific on Beacon

Fireside Chat LIVE with Matthew Mercer

Join us in the tavern for a monthly Ask Me Anything (AMA) series where you can sit down with us and learn more about our Critical Role cast and guests! Questions will be curated directly from Beacon members via Discord and each episode will feature a different cast member for a 30-60 minute fireside chat. Cozy up by the fire and enjoy the deep dive with us!

  • Starts Tuesday, May 21st at 7pm Pacific only on Beacon 


Join our three mischievous and unreliable narrators as they spin a surreal, sci-fantasy, space-western tale about complicated antiheroes making bad decisions in a world on the edge of disaster.

  • Episode 15  releases Wednesday, May 22nd on YouTube at 10am Pacific and your favorite podcast streaming service at 5am Pacific
  • Episode 17 releases Wednesday, May 22nd at 5am Pacific for paid subscribers and Beacon members

Critical Role: Campaign 3, Episode 96

Bells Hells continue on their adventure…

  • Airs Thursday, May 23rd at 7pm Pacific on Twitch and YouTube
  • VOD and Podcast out Thursday, May 23rd at 7pm Pacific only on Beacon 
  • Rebroadcasts Friday, May 24th at 12am Pacific and 9am Pacific on Twitch
  • VOD out Monday, May 27th at 12pm Pacific on YouTube 
  • Podcast out May 30th on your favorite podcast streaming service at 5am Pacific

Critical Cooldown: Campaign 3, Episode 96

Get a backstage pass to Campaign 3, Episode 96! You’ll be right there at the table immediately after Matt says “Is it Thursday yet?”, experiencing the cast’s post-show reactions.

  • Releases Thursday, May 23rd at 7pm Pacific only on Beacon 

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