Causatum | Critical Role | Campaign 2, Episode 70

  • Published on Jul 15, 2019
  • The Mighty Nein come to terms with the consequences of their actions as they return to Rosohna and plan their next move...
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  • Flando Maltrizian
    Flando Maltrizian 6 months ago +2332

    HEY, there might be some SPOILERS under the thing
    0:30 Matt has been depowered
    1:00 Sam gets the actual ad out of the way
    2:35 Sam is a foley artist
    10:20 Remember to love each other, Sam
    10:45 Intro cinematic
    12:30 Episode Starts
    15:25 Recap Ends
    19:05 Caleb impression
    24:10 Kachow
    25:05 All can hear the words of the Mighty Mercer
    30:25 Taliesin reboots
    33:25 The signal is “Eldritch Blaasts”
    34:50 Reporting to the Queen
    40:50 Caduceus flies off the handle
    48:00 The Roc has come back
    52:25 Scrying on Yasha
    55:50 Jester crying is hard to deal with
    1:05:50 The Bright Ween
    1:14:30 The whisper campaign always works
    1:16:45 Wait, Nott is paying for a thing?
    1:19:40 Jester impersonates a soldier
    1:23:50 Legend lore
    1:27:20 It’s meant for someone else
    1:28:50 Jester and Beau
    1:34:35 Caleb is like me at parties (Caleb and Beau)
    1:43:05 Fjord might not have picked the right guy
    1:48:10 Fjord sends Nott a message to the face
    1:49:25 Beau is a flaky friend
    1:50:00 Messaging Shakaste
    1:51:25 Jester has no chill
    1:52:50 Uh oh
    1:53:35 Jester and the Traveler
    2:01:45 Fire fest
    2:04:20 Break Starts
    2:17:55 Art Montage
    2:24:15 Break Ends
    2:36:30 Buttering up the Queen
    2:42:55 Fjord and Nott have some technical difficulties
    2:55:05 Dope Queen
    2:58:25 Yeza is a flight risk
    3:01:30 Interrogating the prisoner
    3:17:00 Coming home
    3:20:30 Beau disrobes at the end of the day
    3:31:00 Cad tells a story
    3:34:45 Caduceus might be as old as Taliesin
    3:39:15 Beau’s Jester impression (a message)
    3:43:55 Caduceus ruins the sneaking
    3:45:35 Caleb needs a drink
    3:51:30 Beau (and Sam) are in trouble
    3:52:55 Episode Ends
    The in-game start date for the episode was the 14th of Misuthar 836. Sam’s flask says “Hope you will… BEARD back soon” on a picture of Ashley Johnson with a beard.
    Any moments I missed? Feel free to post them here. Is it Thursday yet?

    • Carlos Vela
      Carlos Vela 3 days ago

      2:11:09 is where the art montage starts

    • Jomini
      Jomini 4 days ago

      Art montage is 2:11:12 **

    • booklover900
      booklover900 17 days ago

      When I had read the Taliesin Reboots I had hoped it was the hiccup, but then I looked at the actual stamp and realized it couldn't be. (edited for typos because my brain thinks faster than my fingers move)

    • TheUnstoppable D
      TheUnstoppable D 2 months ago

      Flando Maltrizian
      Dude, you are the man

    • aurora
      aurora 3 months ago

      Correction: the art montage starts at 2:11:13 !

  • Alex Duffy
    Alex Duffy 9 hours ago

    This is the best Sam ad of 70 episodes

  • Divinity Quartz
    Divinity Quartz Day ago

    laura: who the fuck is the raven queen?

    still not having watched the first campaign, even i can respect the humor of this line

  • Divinity Quartz
    Divinity Quartz Day ago

    who should talk to the queen?

    nott: jester and me
    cad: fjord
    fjord: caleb or cad
    caleb: cad fjord and me
    jester:fjord or caleb
    bo: ...

  • Divinity Quartz
    Divinity Quartz Day ago

    love how I'm still noticing new things in the animations. just realized jester was healing fjord that's why he flashed slightly before he stood up with his sword.

  • Divinity Quartz
    Divinity Quartz Day ago

    shacaste meets the traveler i need it i want it, make it happen mercer, MAKE IT HAPPEN!!!!

  • Divinity Quartz
    Divinity Quartz Day ago

    jester: its meant for you.

    cad: *quick look at fjord* i think its meant for someone else.

  • Divinity Quartz
    Divinity Quartz Day ago

    1:21:02 matt you shouldve worn your bands man

  • Sarcastor
    Sarcastor Day ago

    If I had a Dollar for evertime Marisha just didnt "get it" and made me cringe I could have a nice steak dinner

  • Ceneij
    Ceneij 2 days ago

    Beau: do you need his validation?
    Jester: well no, but actually yes

  • Bioboy
    Bioboy 2 days ago


  • Pressthebigredbutton

    I feel like the traveler is a newborn god formed by the beleife and imagination of a child

  • Devin Johnson
    Devin Johnson 2 days ago

    3:37:28 I will always and forever see Marisha saying that from the perspective of Kiki

  • Ollanski _
    Ollanski _ 3 days ago

    this dndbeyond ad bit is THE BEST EVER

  • John Willis
    John Willis 3 days ago

    Sam is a LUNATIC!!! I LOVE HIM SO MUCH!!! Someone needs to clip all Sam's commercials together!

  • ThorfinnSk
    ThorfinnSk 4 days ago

    Every single one of them has moments where i just go WOW, but Laura's bit starting at 55:40 is simply breathtaking.

  • gekume onfroy
    gekume onfroy 8 days ago

    The transposing kiln might be like the one in dark souls where they turn the souls of strong beings into wepons

  • David Sastre
    David Sastre 8 days ago +1

    Matt should give them disadvantage on deception checks for truly unbelievable lies

  • lux
    lux 9 days ago +1

    MARISHA: "What rises and puckers?"
    TALESIN, with a grin: "Starfish"

  • Babbiddy
    Babbiddy 9 days ago

    The Mighty Nein’s campaign in a nutshell: What are we going to do with these two good halfling boys?

  • pilotdavis
    pilotdavis 10 days ago

    Laura Bailey was legit crying, that actually broke my heart

  • Jordan Taylor
    Jordan Taylor 10 days ago

    Why did

  • Evan Nelson
    Evan Nelson 13 days ago +2

    "After all, without faith, what am I?"
    Pretty much just a creepy voyeur in a cloak who spent way too much time playing with an underage girl.


  • nobody _
    nobody _ 14 days ago +1

    2:45:16 Nott becomes a fucking owl????

  • Melia Stamps
    Melia Stamps 14 days ago +6

    Drow-Jester saying her last name is Mcfancypants and the guards believing her implies the existence of Den Mcfancypants

  • Celsius Saxon
    Celsius Saxon 18 days ago

    That was the best dnd ad theyve done XD

  • ForeverWog
    ForeverWog 18 days ago

    That toast is going to be a constant addition to my life now.
    To underdogs!
    To Wonder Dogs!
    To Wonder Bread!
    To Wunderbars

  • Maarja
    Maarja 18 days ago

    Sam's happy face while doing the DnDBeyond sound effects is adorable :D

  • feldweible
    feldweible 19 days ago

    My house has a shrine to to the 5 Patron Saints of Brewing.

  • eric boyce
    eric boyce 19 days ago

    haha my dm won the dice holder. she deserves it

  • Jason Firewalker
    Jason Firewalker 19 days ago

    A Tom Waits reference!

  • ChromeTeck
    ChromeTeck 23 days ago +2

    Caleb's conversation with the female prisoner. What it would have sounded like to the rest of the group. Starting from 3:03:15
    Translation is taken a bit liberal in places, where a direct translation would make for akward, bad or nonsense german(Zemnian)

    Caleb:"Bist du wach?"... "Wach auf! Du bist an einem schlechten Ort, du musst mit mir reden."
    Woman: *coughs*
    Caleb:" Nur zu. Dein Leben hängt an einem seidenen Faden (German Proverb), wenn du nicht willst, das er durchtrennt wird, musst du mit mir reden."
    Woman:"Es ist was es ist. Das ist was im Krieg passiert."
    Caleb:"Kannst du mich ansehen?"
    Woman:"Wer fragt? Was willst du?"
    Caleb:"Du hörst mich in dieser Sprache, an diesem Ort, zu dir sprechen. Willst du Hilfe oder nicht? Sieh mich an."
    Woman:"Magie vermag vieles. Mein Leben ist bereits verwirkt. Versuch was immer du willst, du wirst mich nicht brechen."
    Woman:"Was hast du gesagt?"
    Caleb:"Du hast mich gehört. Sieh mir in die Augen!"
    Woman:"Wer bist du?"
    Caleb:"Ich habe keine Zeit dafür. Hebe dein Haupt. Dein Leben hängt am seidenen Faden, was hast du zu verlieren? Sieh mich an."
    Woman:"Sieh wo ich bin. Wem kann ich vertrauen? Wer ist es, der Astrid kennt?"
    *Frumpkin get's send into the room (3:07:30)
    Caleb:"Kennst du Bren Aldric Ermendrud?"
    Woman:"Sehr gut."
    Caleb:"Wer war er?"
    Woman:"Ich weiß es nicht. Bist du er?"
    *Looking up at Caleb*
    Woman:"Ich habe Sachen über dich gehört Bren. Willkommen zurück."
    Caleb:"Ich bin an deinem Wissen über diesen Jungen interessiert. Wir werden sehen ob du lang genug lebst, um es mir mitzuteilen."
    *Caleb gathers himself* (3:12:20)
    Caleb:"So wie ich es sehe ist deine Zeit begrenzt. Sehr begrenzt. Kannst du irgendetwas zu dieser Unterhaltung beitragen."
    Woman:"Nicht wirklich. Ich warte nur auf mein Urteil... Was ich sagen kann ist. Es ist faszinierend zu sehen, wer jetzt für die andere Seite arbeitet."
    Caleb:"Einige von uns sind die makabren Märchen müde. Also genieße deine mundvoll Lügen, wenn Sie es aus dir heraus pressen"
    *Dramatic exit by Caleb.*

  • Boz
    Boz 23 days ago

    Out of over 200 episodes and nearly 1000 of Critical Role, this is by far the best ad bit. Sam Reigal deserves another Emmy.

  • Vessot ZS
    Vessot ZS 24 days ago

    this group, M9 -- has a terrible habit of distrusting everyone/everything and assuming the worst without ever using rational thinking; these actions betray how they act like they are trying to help save lives when they can't even agree on what is worth in everyone is evil/un-trusting in their eyes. They manifest in their heads all these conspiracys instead of giving thought about others actions/reactions to M9 radical tales and grandiose ideologies.

  • JynZ0
    JynZ0 28 days ago

    I fucking love Sam’s intros 😂😂😂

  • Rokkiteer
    Rokkiteer Month ago

    Man, that dndbeyond ad was a masterclass in how to slay Laura

  • sally mae
    sally mae Month ago +1

    Nancy McFancyPants was hillarious

  • sally mae
    sally mae Month ago

    The d&d beyond ads at the start of each episode are my fav parts of critical role, Sam is hilarious

    CHEEGAN Month ago

    why are episodes 20-51 deleted?

  • Paul A DAigle
    Paul A DAigle Month ago

    The Brightween... LMAO.

  • HB Stone
    HB Stone Month ago

    52:26 Poor Laura, so pissed off right there.

  • Captain kiwi
    Captain kiwi Month ago

    I didn’t think Matt could impact the group dynamic as much as when molly died, but yasha turning worked just as well to completely shake up their worlds and cause a complete introspective look at their interactions

  • Captain kiwi
    Captain kiwi Month ago

    37 minutes in “one does not simply, leave the bright queen on read”

  • Captain kiwi
    Captain kiwi Month ago

    I wonder what Matt would have done if the party wisened up and had laid a trap for Hoban instead, like after the long rest in the bridge room if they stuffed their ears and hid and waited for him, then locked him in with them only to combat him and have him be at the mercy of the voices and maybe the roper

  • AbaddonArts
    AbaddonArts Month ago

    Shakaste is the new Sun Tree.

  • xilliaz
    xilliaz Month ago

    So they didn't talk about the red Fiend that they killed and instantly reformed itself back on the material plane to the Queen? Seems like standard CR to me.

  • pinkbella901
    pinkbella901 Month ago


  • Brian Cranmer
    Brian Cranmer Month ago

    Paused at a perfect time, 1:19:51, and just the variety of expressions directed at Laura are too perfect.

  • Amaya Haiiro
    Amaya Haiiro Month ago

    Is it me or wasn't Nugget supposed to be on the balcony in the Xhorhouse?

  • Will Leary
    Will Leary Month ago +3

    *every episode*
    Sam: is Sam
    Matt: We're sorry dndbeyond....

  • Jin Wong
    Jin Wong Month ago +7

    Matt: "...Bahomet"
    Caleb: "we gon' die."

  • Kyuurix
    Kyuurix Month ago

    This might have been the best Sam bit yet. Amazing.

  • TheTotalTurtl
    TheTotalTurtl Month ago

    is it star razor or star razer?

  • Heidi Schneider
    Heidi Schneider Month ago

    Legit would listen to a radio play/podcast of Detective McGuinty Best Dick in LA. That is gold.

  • Sochikki
    Sochikki Month ago

    Is anybody gonna talk about the fact that Jester slept on the balcony like Yasha would?

  • Sochikki
    Sochikki Month ago

    This episode is the closest I've ever seen the M9 get to arguing. It kinda breaks my heart...

  • 2th31
    2th31 Month ago

    Was anyone else just unable to focus on the story because they floated Caleb’s videocall at the wrong end of Fjord and Beau? It was really disorienting. You don’t realize how conditioned you get after roughly 280 hours of this campaign so far... Now that I realize I’ve spent almost 300 hours watching these guys play D&D is even more disorienting...

  • P0Mander
    P0Mander Month ago

    Liam's reaction to 'Baphomet' is priceless. That man has seen some shit lol

  • Sarah Sander
    Sarah Sander Month ago

    oh my god sam's bit had me laughing until i had a headache holy shit

  • Chris Johnson
    Chris Johnson Month ago

    Dude Matt looks exhausted in this ep. hope he’s doin alright. Honestly this cast works too hard sometimes. I love you all!