Critical Role

Critical Role is an American web series in which a group of professional voice actors play Dungeons & Dragons.wikipedia
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Matthew Mercer

Matt Mercer
Matthew Mercer serves as the show's Dungeon Master, running an ongoing Dungeons & Dragons campaign.
In addition to voice-over, Mercer has also developed some live-action web series including a Nintendo character parody called There Will Be Brawl and the Dungeons & Dragons gaming sessions called Critical Role, the latter of which is broadcast weekly by Geek & Sundry.

Liam O'Brien

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The first campaign began two years prior to the series as a one-time simplified Dungeons & Dragons 4th edition game for Liam O'Brien's birthday.
He also participates in a web series called Critical Role, where various actors band together to play Dungeons & Dragons.

Ashley Johnson

Felicia Day had heard about their private home game from Ashley Johnson and approached the group about doing it on-stream with Geek & Sundry.
She currently stars in the NBC drama Blindspot as FBI forensic specialist Patterson, and is a recurring cast member of Geek and Sundry's show Critical Role.

Mary Elizabeth McGlynn

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This arc features guest appearances by Felicia Day, Mary Elizabeth McGlynn, Wil Wheaton, and Will Friedle, adding a new twist to the now-divided adventuring band.
In 2015, she was also a guest star for a Dungeons and Dragons web series titled 'Critical Role' (Episodes 18-20).

Sam Riegel

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He is a regular cast member of the live-action web series Critical Role where he and other fellow voice actors play Dungeons & Dragons campaigns.

Travis Willingham

He is a cast member of Critical Role, a series put out by Geek & Sundry in which he and fellow voice actors participate in Dungeons & Dragons gaming sessions.

Felicia Day

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Felicia Day had heard about their private home game from Ashley Johnson and approached the group about doing it on-stream with Geek & Sundry. This arc features guest appearances by Felicia Day, Mary Elizabeth McGlynn, Wil Wheaton, and Will Friedle, adding a new twist to the now-divided adventuring band.

Taliesin Jaffe

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Critical Role – Cast member – Percival "Percy" Fredrickstein von Musel Klossowski de Rolo III (campaign 1), Mollymauk Tealeaf (campaign 2), Caduceus Clay (campaign 2)

Wil Wheaton

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This arc features guest appearances by Felicia Day, Mary Elizabeth McGlynn, Wil Wheaton, and Will Friedle, adding a new twist to the now-divided adventuring band.

Vecna

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The Cult of Vecna story arc (episodes 99–115) revisits the mysterious and dangerous artifact that was activated beneath Whitestone Castle during the Briarwood story arc, and features Scanlan rejoining the team to fight the mysteriously returned Lady Briarwood, who is leading a cult based in the Shadowfell that seeks to summon the evil lich demigod Vecna.
In Critical Role, Vecna is the main villain in the last arc of the first campaign. He is also included in the associated Tal'Dorei Campaign Setting, though he is called "The Whispered One" due to copyright constraints.

Goliath (Dungeons & Dragons)

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Grog Strongjaw, a Goliath barbarian, was depicted by Travis Willingham in popular D&D web-series Critical Role.

Noelle Stevenson

In April 2017, she made a guest appearance in two episodes of Critical Role, a web series in which voice actors play Dungeons & Dragons.

Will Friedle

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This arc features guest appearances by Felicia Day, Mary Elizabeth McGlynn, Wil Wheaton, and Will Friedle, adding a new twist to the now-divided adventuring band.

Jon Heder

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The first two episodes feature guest appearances by Jon Heder as Lionel "Chod" Gayheart, a slow-witted but kind-hearted half-orc "bardbarian".

Patrick Rothfuss

He also role-played as guest character Kerrek in Geek and Sundry's show Critical Role episode 56, "Hope," and again in episodes 81–84.

D&D Beyond

This charity drive resulted in some prizes being unlocked for the community, such as discount codes for D&D Beyond and Wyrmwood Gaming, a second Fireside Chat with Matt Mercer, and a second Honey Heist run by Marisha Ray.
D&D Beyond has sponsored the entire of season 2 of Critical Role in which an advertisement has been made in each episode.

Deborah Ann Woll

Deborah plays Dungeons & Dragons, appearing online in the series Force Grey (2017), on the Stream of Many Eyes where she was the Dungeon Master for celebrity players (2018) and as a guest player on Critical Role.

Joe Manganiello

Joe Mangoniello
He has also been a longtime Dungeons & Dragons fan and player, appearing on an episode of CelebriD&D and the web show Critical Role as well as Force Grey.

Chris Perkins (game designer)

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Perkins guest starred on Geek and Sundry's Dungeons & Dragons-based show, Critical Role.