Get the best podcast recommendations in your inbox every week. ūüėé



A story of slaves, spies, armies, betrayals, assassinations, deserts and plagues set in set in a civilisation that might be from the distant past or the unknowable future. Each season is a continuous unfolding story.

Best ‚ąô
Newest ‚ąô

49:38 | Sep 12th, 2017

Tumanbay is threatened by rebellion in a far-off province and a mysterious force devouring the empire from within. Gregor, the Sultan's spymaster, is charged with the task of rooting out this insurgen...Show More
Profile image of jhawthorne

jhawthorne recommended:

Feels like a classic radio play from another era

50:59 | Oct 31st, 2017

Following a series of highly-placed murders, the Inquisitor Barakat’s hold over Tumanbay is appears to be complete. Rebel fighter Manel seeks refuge with a co-conspirator, Doctor Dorin. But can Dorin ...Show More
Get the best podcast recommendations in your inbox every week. ūüėé

51:02 | Oct 26th, 2017

How to deal with the threat of plague brings the Inquisitor Barakat into conflict with the ailing regent Effendi Red. Meanwhile, Manel must prove her commitment to the rebel cause by undertaking a dan...Show More

50:46 | Oct 24th, 2017

Accused of hoarding heretical text, Ibn the slave trader must face trial by the regime’s religious courts. Despite news of a threat of plague, the Inquisitor Barakat, continues his mission to cleanse ...Show More

52:44 | Oct 19th, 2017

Gregor’s niece, Manel, is sent by her rebel comrades into the desert on a mission to assassinate a doctor believed to be collaborating with Tumanbay’s brutal new rulers. Meanwhile, Madu, the hostage S...Show More
Show More (46)