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The fifth chapter of Critical Role picks up after Vox Machina killed Umbrasyl and saved the city of Westruun. With three more dragons of the Chroma Conclave threatening the world, unlikely heroes must gather the power of the Vestiges of the Divergence and overcome their personal struggles to save civilization.


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The Feywild

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Anna Ripley

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Art Credits 1. Lap Pun Cheung 2. Thomas Brin 3. NLN4 4. Truffery

Episode summaries

No. overall No. in chapter Title Original airdate Link Runtime
57 1 "Duskmeadow" (1x57) 2016-06-16 VOD 3:45:52
With Umbrasyl defeated, the Herd of Storms beginning a new chapter as part of the Rivermaw Tribe, and the city of Westruun restored to its people, Vox Machina journeys to Vasselheim as Vax'ildan confronts the heavy price of a bargain for his sister's life. After a short stay in Vasselheim, the party travels to Whitestone to meet old friends... and an old enemy?
58 2 "A Cycle of Vengeance" (1x58) 2016-06-23 VOD 3:42:51
Beset by an old foe disguised as a beloved ally, Vax fights for his life while the other members of Vox Machina fend off some assassin hirelings standing between them and their friend.
59 3 "The Feywild" (1x59) 2016-07-07 VOD 3:08:33
In search of one of the Vestiges of the Divergence, Vox Machina enters the Feywild—a magical but dangerous twilight reflection of the Material Plane. After finding a nymph from their past and a mischievous satyr, the party finds its way to a familiar place: the home of Vax and Vex's father, the elven city of Syngorn.
60 4 "Heredity and Hats" (1x60) 2016-07-14 VOD 2:42:35
Forced by circumstance to enter Syngorn, the party reluctantly seeks audience with Vax'ildan and Vex'ahlia's estranged father, Syldor Vessar, and his new family. After a tense reunion, Vox Machina acquires diplomatic papers to pursue their agenda in the elven city—and complete some unscrupulous tasks for their satyr guide.
61 5 "Denizens of the Moonbrush" (1x61) 2016-07-28 VOD 4:01:21
The satyr guide, Garmelie, leads Vox Machina toward the cancerous tree that houses one of the Vestiges of the Divergence. The journey through the Feywild presents several challenges, but the biggest and scariest threats aren't always the most dangerous in this strange realm...
62 6 "Uninviting Waters" (1x62) 2016-08-06 VOD 2:59:40
Still travelling through the Feywild, Vox Machina and Garmelie finally arrive at the Gilded Run, a series of rivers that separate them from the Shademurk Bog. Nature itself bars passage, and even if they contend with the magical rivers, who knows what lurks below?
63 7 "The Echo Tree" (1x63) 2016-08-11 VOD 4:10:14
The members of Vox Machina prepare for their final approach to the cancerous tree in the Feywild, including a discussion between Keyleth and, seemingly, the bog itself. The tree opens to them, and Vex'ahlia is offered a disturbing choice...
64 8 "The Frigid Doom" (1x64) 2016-08-18 VOD 3:58:37
Back in Whitestone to debate their next move, Vox Machina discovers their return from the Feywild may not have been as clean cut as it seemed. Their attention turns to Draconia where the destruction wrought by the Conclave again leaves the party to search for allies amongst the scattered survivors while coming face to face with the cost to defeat them.
65 9 "The Streets of Ank'Harel" (1x65) 2016-08-25 VOD 4:19:47
Vox Machina travels to Marquet in search of Cabal's Ruin, the next Vestige on their list. They explore the city of Ank'Harel, get involved in some questionable activities, and eventually find themselves standing before the mysterious ruler of the city...
66 10 "A Traveler's Gamble" (1x66) 2016-09-08 VOD 4:17:28
After proving their strength to J'mon Sa Ord, Vox Machina heads to a casino to have some fun and make some deals. The next day, they go in search of Mistress Asharru—the owner of Cabal's Ruin—and discover a shocking scene, as well as evidence that an old foe is on the move.
67 11 "The Chase to Glintshore" (1x67) 2016-09-15 VOD 3:43:09
Anna Ripley has stolen one of the Vestiges of the Divergence and is on her way to an island of glass in search of another. With the help of Captain Damon and his skyship, Vox Machina races across the sea to stop her once and for all.
68 12 "Cloak and Dagger" (1x68) 2016-09-22 VOD 4:34:22
Hot on the heels of Dr. Anna Ripley, Vox Machina finds themselves on the beach of the isle of glass. The party prepares as their confrontation with Ripley draws near. Old demons and new discoveries will surface on the isle of Glintshore.
69 13 "Passed Through Fire" (1x69) 2016-09-29 VOD 2:58:27
Vox Machina is left shaken in the aftermath of their battle with Anna Ripley. They hurry back to Whitestone to save one of their own and end up being offered an alliance from the most unlikely source...