The New Century Multiverse
The Christmas Thieves: Stave VI – Beyond The End of It

The Christmas Thieves: Stave VI – Beyond The End of It

December 25, 2021

In another timeline… a different outcome.

  • Merlene, Robin and Iain performed by Alex Shaw
  • The Nag and Ambrosius Baltus performed by Spencer Leeb
  • The Black Shuck performed by James Batchelor
  • Mortimer performed by Sharon Shaw
  • Oberon performed by Matt Wardle
  • Clarence performed by Matt Ramsey
  • Princess Gwendoline and Freda performed by Theo Leigh
  • Viola and Lady Baltus performed by Laureta Sela

Make your decision by Dan Phillipson of Shockwave Sound

Overture specially composed for The Christmas Thieves by Gil Haim Steinberg

Warmth of Winter composed and performed by Ross Budgen

Preparing for Santa by Feslian Studios

Investigations, Joy to the World, Angevin, Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy, Long Road Ahead, Silent Night, Angels We Have Heard on High and Look Behind You sourced from Incompetech.com

In the Shadows from Tabletop Audio

The New Century Multiverse is funded by Patreon. Our $15 sponsors get credit every episode so thank you to: Aaron Lacluyze, Abel Savard, Angus Lee, Benjamin Hofer, Bryan Novak, Cassandra Newman, Chris Finik, Christopher Wolfe, Ciaran Dachtler, Conar Kennedy, Dan Mayer, Daniel Salgueiro, Dan Hoeppner, Dave Hickman, David Shealy, Duran Barnett, Finbar Nicholl, Frankie Punzi, Greg Downing, Jamas Enright, Jesse Ferguson, Joe Crow, Joel Robinson, Johan Claesson, Joe G, Josh Wasta, Kat Essmann, Kevin Veighy, Lorraine Chisholm, Martie Hooie, Matthew A. Seibert, Matthew Webb, Michael Hasko, Robbie Crow, Sarah Montgomery, Tim Rozenski, Timothy Green, Toby Jungius, Tom Painter, Tre Contreras and Valencia Burns.

The Christmas Thieves: Stave V – The End of It

The Christmas Thieves: Stave V – The End of It

December 24, 2021

The Nag and Merlene discuss whether their gambit paid off, over an early breakfast on Christmas morning. Then they return to Baltus to assess the results.

  • Merlene and Iain performed by Alex Shaw
  • The Nag and Ambrosius Baltus performed by Spencer Leeb

Make your decision by Dan Phillipson of Shockwave Sound

Overture specially composed for The Christmas Thieves by Gil Haim Steinberg

O Come All Ye faithful sourced from Incompetech.com

In the Shadows from Tabletop Audio

The New Century Multiverse is funded by Patreon. Our $15 sponsors get credit every episode so thank you to: Aaron Lacluyze, Abel Savard, Angus Lee, Benjamin Hofer, Bryan Novak, Cassandra Newman, Chris Finik, Christopher Wolfe, Ciaran Dachtler, Conar Kennedy, Dan Mayer, Daniel Salgueiro, Dan Hoeppner, Dave Hickman, David Shealy, Duran Barnett, Finbar Nicholl, Frankie Punzi, Greg Downing, Jamas Enright, Jesse Ferguson, Joe Crow, Joel Robinson, Johan Claesson, Joe G, Josh Wasta, Kat Essmann, Kevin Veighy, Lorraine Chisholm, Martie Hooie, Matthew A. Seibert, Matthew Webb, Michael Hasko, Robbie Crow, Sarah Montgomery, Tim Rozenski, Timothy Green, Toby Jungius, Tom Painter, Tre Contreras and Valencia Burns.

The Christmas Thieves: Stave IV – Christmas Yet to Come

The Christmas Thieves: Stave IV – Christmas Yet to Come

December 23, 2021

Captain Baltus is visited by the third of the three spirits, who shows him a nightmarish vision of a future filled with misery, loss, death and grief.

· Merlene, Coriolanus and Iain performed by Alex Shaw

· The Nag and Ambrosius Baltus performed by Spencer Leeb

· The Wraith performed by Laureta Sela

· Captain Magnus performed by Matt Wardle

· Mara performed by Sharon Shaw

· Holly performed by Maureen Foley

Make your decision by Dan Phillipson of Shockwave Sound

Overture, Ghostly Notions and Dirge for Em specially composed for The Christmas Thieves by Gil Haim Steinberg

Egmont Overture and Reawakening sourced from Incompetech.com

In the Shadows from Tabletop Audio

The New Century Multiverse is funded by Patreon. Our $15 sponsors get credit every episode so thank you to: Aaron Lacluyze, Abel Savard, Angus Lee, Benjamin Hofer, Bryan Novak, Cassandra Newman, Chris Finik, Christopher Wolfe, Ciaran Dachtler, Conar Kennedy, Dan Mayer, Daniel Salgueiro, Dan Hoeppner, Dave Hickman, David Shealy, Duran Barnett, Finbar Nicholl, Frankie Punzi, Greg Downing, Jamas Enright, Jesse Ferguson, Joe Crow, Joel Robinson, Johan Claesson, Joe G, Josh Wasta, Kat Essmann, Kevin Veighy, Lorraine Chisholm, Martie Hooie, Matthew A. Seibert, Matthew Webb, Michael Hasko, Robbie Crow, Sarah Montgomery, Tim Rozenski, Timothy Green, Toby Jungius, Tom Painter, Tre Contreras and Valencia Burns.

The Christmas Thieves: Stave III – Christmas Present

The Christmas Thieves: Stave III – Christmas Present

December 21, 2021

Captain Baltus is visited by the second of the three spirits, who shows him how his niece and her inner circle are enjoying their Yuletide. Then they pay a visit to his employee Iain and Baltus gets a nasty surprise.

· Merlene and The Ghost of Christmas Present and Iain performed by Alex Shaw

· The Nag and Ambrosius Baltus performed by Spencer Leeb

· Baltus’ niece Freda performed by Theo Leigh

· Freda’s husband Clarence performed by Matt Ramsey

· Mara performed by Sharon Shaw

· Holly performed by Maureen Foley

· Little Em performed by Willow Shaw

Make your decision by Dan Phillipson of Shockwave Sound

Overture and Ghostly Notions specially composed for The Christmas Thieves by Gil Haim Steinberg

Deck the Halls, Good King Wenceslas, Angels We Have Heard on High, Silent Night sourced from Incompetech.com

Elven Glade from Tabletop Audio

The New Century Multiverse is funded by Patreon. Our $15 sponsors get credit every episode so thank you to: Aaron Lacluyze, Abel Savard, Angus Lee, Benjamin Hofer, Bryan Novak, Cassandra Newman, Chris Finik, Christopher Wolfe, Ciaran Dachtler, Conar Kennedy, Dan Mayer, Daniel Salgueiro, Dan Hoeppner, Dave Hickman, David Shealy, Duran Barnett, Finbar Nicholl, Frankie Punzi, Greg Downing, Jamas Enright, Jesse Ferguson, Joe Crow, Joel Robinson, Johan Claesson, Joe G, Josh Wasta, Kat Essmann, Kevin Veighy, Lorraine Chisholm, Martie Hooie, Matthew A. Seibert, Matthew Webb, Michael Hasko, Robbie Crow, Sarah Montgomery, Tim Rozenski, Timothy Green, Toby Jungius, Tom Painter, Tre Contreras and Valencia Burns.

The Christmas Thieves: Stave II– Christmas Past

The Christmas Thieves: Stave II– Christmas Past

December 18, 2021

Captain Baltus is visited by the first of the three spirits, who shows him a decades-old vision of his toxic guardian attempting unsuccessfully to heave the Archenblade from its stone.

· Merlene and Marlowe performed by Alex Shaw

· The Nag and Ambrosius Baltus performed by Spencer Leeb

· Female Merlene performed by Maureen Foley

Make your decision by Dan Phillipson of Shockwave Sound

Overture specially composed for The Christmas Thieves by Gil Haim Steinberg

Supernatural and Private Reflections composed by Kevin Macleod of Incompetech.com

Elven Glade from Tabletop Audio

The New Century Multiverse is funded by Patreon. Our $15 sponsors get credit every episode so thank you to: Aaron Lacluyze, Abel Savard, Angus Lee, Benjamin Hofer, Bryan Novak, Cassandra Newman, Chris Finik, Christopher Wolfe, Ciaran Dachtler, Conar Kennedy, Dan Mayer, Daniel Salgueiro, Dan Hoeppner, Dave Hickman, David Shealy, Duran Barnett, Finbar Nicholl, Frankie Punzi, Greg Downing, Jamas Enright, Jesse Ferguson, Joe Crow, Joel Robinson, Johan Claesson, Joe G, Josh Wasta, Kat Essmann, Kevin Veighy, Lorraine Chisholm, Martie Hooie, Matthew A. Seibert, Matthew Webb, Michael Hasko, Robbie Crow, Sarah Montgomery, Tim Rozenski, Timothy Green, Toby Jungius, Tom Painter, Tre Contreras and Valencia Burns.

The Christmas Thieves: Stave I Part II – Marlowe’s Ghost

The Christmas Thieves: Stave I Part II – Marlowe’s Ghost

December 16, 2021

Captain Baltus returns to his darkened chambers, and Merlene begins to work their maajik to recreate and take the form of the ghost of his long-dead mentor.

· Merlene and Marlowe performed by Alex Shaw

· The Nag and Ambrosius Baltus performed by Spencer Leeb

Make your decision by Dan Phillipson of Shockwave Sound

Overture specially composed for The Christmas Thieves by Gil Haim Steinberg

This House composed by Kevin Macleod of Incompetech.com

The New Century Multiverse is funded by Patreon. Our $15 sponsors get credit every episode so thank you to: Aaron Lacluyze, Abel Savard, Angus Lee, Benjamin Hofer, Bryan Novak, Cassandra Newman, Chris Finik, Christopher Wolfe, Ciaran Dachtler, Conar Kennedy, Dan Mayer, Daniel Salgueiro, Dan Hoeppner, Dave Hickman, David Shealy, Duran Barnett, Finbar Nicholl, Frankie Punzi, Greg Downing, Jamas Enright, Jesse Ferguson, Joe Crow, Joel Robinson, Johan Claesson, Joe G, Josh Wasta, Kat Essmann, Kevin Veighy, Lorraine Chisholm, Martie Hooie, Matthew A. Seibert, Matthew Webb, Michael Hasko, Robbie Crow, Sarah Montgomery, Tim Rozenski, Timothy Green, Toby Jungius, Tom Painter, Tre Contreras and Valencia Burns.

The Christmas Thieves: Stave I Part I – Ambrosius Baltus

The Christmas Thieves: Stave I Part I – Ambrosius Baltus

December 9, 2021

What follows is a series of extraordinary events that took place upon the streets and within the houses of London Town in the year 1882. A flinty-hearted villain is confronted with a dose of spine-tingling late-night perspective. It’s a risky heist on the winter solstice and everything could go up in flames.

· Merlene, Robin and Iain performed by Alex Shaw

· The Nag and Ambrosius Baltus performed by Spencer Leeb

· Baltus’ niece Freda performed by Theo Leigh

· Oberon performed by Matt Wardle

Make your decision by Dan Phillipson of Shockwave Sound

Overture specially composed for The Christmas Thieves by Gil Haim Steinberg

Warmth of Winter by Ross Bugden

Soft Mischief and Look Behind You by Our Music Box

Angevin composed by Kevin Macleod of Incompetech.com

Disembodied Spirits and In the Shadows from Tabletop Audio

The New Century Multiverse is funded by Patreon. Our $15 sponsors get credit every episode so thank you to: Aaron Lacluyze, Abel Savard, Angus Lee, Benjamin Hofer, Bryan Novak, Cassandra Newman, Chris Finik, Christopher Wolfe, Ciaran Dachtler, Conar Kennedy, Dan Mayer, Daniel Salgueiro, Dan Hoeppner, Dave Hickman, David Shealy, Duran Barnett, Finbar Nicholl, Frankie Punzi, Greg Downing, Jamas Enright, Jesse Ferguson, Joe Crow, Joel Robinson, Johan Claesson, Joe G, Josh Wasta, Kat Essmann, Kevin Veighy, Lorraine Chisholm, Martie Hooie, Matthew A. Seibert, Matthew Webb, Michael Hasko, Robbie Crow, Sarah Montgomery, Tim Rozenski, Timothy Green, Toby Skeels-Jungius, Tom Painter, Tre Contreras and Valencia Burns.

Audiobook Sample: The Christmas Thieves

Audiobook Sample: The Christmas Thieves

April 1, 2017

This is Part 1 of 7 of The Christmas Thieves.

If you would like to hear the whole story right now it is available on Bandcamp in its entirety, along with the other audio books in the New Century Multiverse

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If you would like to read the novella you can purchase it in paperback or on Kindle from Amazon

 https://www.amazon.com/Christmas-Thieves-New-Century-Book-ebook/dp/B077K6NZQM/ref=tmm_kin_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr=

 

Cast

  • Ambrosius Baltus and The Nag performed by Spencer Leeb
  • Merlene, The Short Gentleman and Iain performed by Alexander Shaw
  • Freda performed by Theo Leigh
  • The Big Gentleman performed by Matt Wardle

Overture specially composed for The Christmas Thieves by Gil Haim Steinberg

Warmth of Winter by Ross Bugden

Soft Mischief and Look Behind You by OurMusicBox

All other music arranged by Kevin MacLeod of Incompetech.com

Many soundscapes by Tabletop Audio

All artwork by Antonio Torresan.

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