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In Darkness Vast


In Darkness Vast. Season Two landing episodically at present. Get on board at Written by John McCarthy and featuring Ciaran Fitzpatrick, Niamh Kavanagh, Mary-Lou McCarthy, Donnchadh O Conaill, Daithí O Donnell, Sara-Jane Power and ...Show More
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In Darkness Vast: Episode XXIV

18:34 | Nov 16th, 2017

IDV Episode XXIV: New Crew. There's a major situation in the Situation Room, Nowhere Beasts very much there and massing on Bocklat's plains, and the assorted bodies inside the Wayfarer Station needing to find a serious way out. And all intent, once...Show More
In Darkness Vast: Episode XXIII

12:27 | Nov 8th, 2017

IDV Episode XXIII: Living Breathing Say-So. The writers are out of options, the Curator nears the ReCast Depot and Chaser nears the sphere. But what's become of Palos? And for that matter, Nervejump? Find out now, in the penultimate episode of Seas...Show More
In Darkness Vast: Episode XXII

10:42 | Oct 30th, 2017

IDV Episode XXII: Young EarthFrank's 1st Mission. The Thaw Train closes in on its destination. At the other end of the tunnel the Display Globe tries to educate the sole remaining soul of the ReCast Depot. Outside, our hastily assembled search team...Show More
In Darkness Vast: Episode XXI

15:33 | Oct 23rd, 2017

IDV Episode XXI: Suspicious Mouse. `They're waiting, they're waiting, and they'll be good as new'... Palos sits in the Thaw Train, for an audio trip down memory lane. Meanwhile, one of the writers is prepped as Nowhere bait and Nervejump's radio re...Show More
In Darkness Vast: Episode XX

19:00 | Oct 16th, 2017

IDV Episode XX: The Shuffle. Yes, stories have a habit of concluding, and this one will. But not before you listen to this episode, and the one after, definitely not before then. Palos navigates the innards of the ReCast depot, on her way to the T...Show More
In Darkness Vast: Episode XIX

15:30 | Oct 16th, 2017

IDV Episode XIX: Turning up the Light. `Don't worry about me. I'm done for; I've got no body' --- Torrens. Torrens has no body, he's done for, he's not to be worried about. But other concerns remain, embodied and undone. Because EarthFrank's been...Show More
In Darkness Vast: Episode XVIII

15:31 | Oct 2nd, 2017

IDV Episode XVIII: Now bring in my daughter. `Every Teamus is summoned. We have a situation' --- Beltup. At last, after 17 episodic units, we have arrived at a Situation: the Nowheres are lowing, and it's not a nice noise. Meanwhile, EarthFrank ...Show More
In Darkness Vast: Episode XVII

13:03 | Sep 25th, 2017

IDV Episode XVII: Ahead of the Bocklat Sun. Twenty minutes of more eked out of the liminal, turned by hand and for a limited time only: Myrtling meets the mysterious machine on the Bocklat Plains, Chaser of Groves comes out of Flow, and there's a ...Show More
In Darkness Vast: Episode XVI

11:11 | Sep 18th, 2017

IDV Episode XVI: Night-Mesh & the Blades. Chaser of Groves Flows for the first time. We all get to listen in. Myrtling's dropping his cargo at the Teamus HQ, and a familiar voice from Season One makes new noises, from a new place... It's the punch...Show More
In Darkness Vast: Episode XV

17:51 | Sep 11th, 2017

IDV Episode XV: ReCast. Rangefountain's out of HQ for the day, braving the Bocklat Plains. She's meant to be dropping by a depot to pick up an EarthFrank. It couldn't be as easy as that though, could it? Seventeen minutes and fifty-one seconds o...Show More
In Darkness Vast: Episode XIV

17:52 | Sep 4th, 2017

IDV Episode XIV: Teamus. What happens on this remote planet, and why does the Curator pay so little attention to it? Are Harness meant to be looking after this? For that matter, who are Harness? Episode XIV has many answers to questions you didn't...Show More
In Darkness Vast: Episode XIII

18:40 | Aug 28th, 2017

IDV Episode XIII: Nowhere Beasts. Who is the Curator? Why does she need a Hoverview? And what the Jupiter's become of the Nervejump crew? We told you there was more. There is more. It's In Darkness Vast: Season Two. This episode features Niamh Ka...Show More
In Darkness Vast: Episode XII

19:12 | Sep 19th, 2016

IDV Episode XII: To Greater Things `The walls... they are opening!' Tally discrepancies, rear sections, thruster rewirings and mutinous specimens. It's the Season One finale episode! Will the crew outwit Nervejump? What's up with Palos? And what ...Show More
In Darkness Vast: Episode XI

14:10 | Sep 12th, 2016

IDV Episode XI: Levels of Knowing It's time for last ditch plans, creaking gangways and emotional farewells... The crew decide whether or not to reboard the Nervejump, EarthFrank is worried, gravely; and Palos wracks her brain for memories of chil...Show More
In Darkness Vast: Episode X

13:19 | Sep 5th, 2016

IDV Episode X: The Iteration Calculation This one has a sobering realisation about just how many times the crew have completed the same two days, a startling revelation about Chaser of Grove's past, and a profound struggle for a shimmering relic... ...Show More
In Darkness Vast: Episode IX

18:14 | Aug 29th, 2016

IDV Episode IX: The Fourth Probe This one has alien craft, escape pods and weapon turrets. It also has a lot of sleep. And an epiphany: "This may well be the first time in decades we're thinking new thoughts"... Meanwhile, the workings of the Sphero...Show More
In Darkness Vast: Episode VIII

08:06 | Aug 22nd, 2016

IDV Episode VIII: Inside the Anomaly, Part 2 Chaser of Bullen takes a mysterious glass sphere and hides it, mysteriously. A massive video archive is uncovered. EarthFrank says, `If we do enter that craft again, and I'm not sure we'll want to after s...Show More
In Darkness Vast: Episode VII

12:15 | Aug 15th, 2016

IDV Episode VII: Inside the Anomaly, Part 1 Nervejump crashlands, there's a new character and the Chaser of Bullens are missing. Meanwhile EarthFrank mispronounces Palos' name and there's a significant amount of mouth frothing... It can only be IDV,...Show More
In Darkness Vast: Episode VI

12:45 | Aug 8th, 2016

IDV Episode VI: Neither up nor Down Nervejump finally enters the anomaly. There are external floodlights, some kind of walkway system and EarthFrank getting carried away... It can only be episode VI: Neither up nor Down. In Darkness Vast, the Sci-...Show More
In Darkness Vast: Episode V

10:05 | Aug 1st, 2016

IDV Episode V: No Turning Back There are glaring errors in the mind-firings of Doom-Buggy, a startling question about room-ceilings, and EarthFrank is in harness and standing by... It can only be IDV, Episode V. In Darkness Vast, the Sci-Fi serial,...Show More
In Darkness Vast: Episode IV

18:37 | Jul 25th, 2016

IDV Episode IV: Desperate Measures EarthFrank discovers a docket in the Supply Room and learns a new word; Crew-member Bullen won't ever be the same again; there are space-suit stains, scent bubbles, lettuce sandwiches and dilated pupils... It can o...Show More
In Darkness Vast: Episode III

12:36 | Jul 18th, 2016

IDV Episode III: Chaser of Groves Part II. The creature talks, and she has something extraordinary to say... Featuring Donnchadh O Conaill, Sara-Jane Power, John McCarthy, Ciaran Fitzpatrick and Lucie Ryan Donnelly. Season One of In Darkness Vast ...Show More
In Darkness Vast: Episode II

09:57 | Jul 11th, 2016

IDV Episode II: Chaser of Groves Part I. There's something waiting in the Gallery View Room. And it has a space satchel... Featuring Lucie Ryan Donnelly, Ciaran Fitzpatrick, John McCarthy, Donnchadh O Conaill and Sara-Jane Power. Season One of In D...Show More
In Darkness Vast: Episode I

08:30 | Jul 4th, 2016

IDV Episode I: Anomalies Abound. The craft Nervejump wakes its unsuspecting crew from their space slumber... Featuring Lucie Ryan Donnelly, Ciaran Fitzpatrick, Donnchadh O Conaill, Sara-Jane Power and John McCarthy. Season One of In Darkness Vas...Show More