When the suits at Carstairs Laboratories need entertainment for their corporate retreat, they turn towards magic! But the dark arts can lead to darker things, and this magician is a master of mystery. Will he be the act they need, or will his grand finale be the end of them all? Join us as we try to take a peek inside to find out WHAT’S IN THE BOX?
It’s the original Max Magus Mystery! Forget Doctor Strange, Max is the most mystic! When the forces of evil combine science and magic for their own diabolical means, there’s only one person that can thwart them… MAX MAGUS! With his Asian assistant Wong at his side, can Max Magus stop the nefarious Professor Carstairs from taking over the world? What hidden horrors await our occult consultant? And does this merger of science and magic give rise to the birth of Illusionoid? Find out as we peer into the SIGN OF MAGUS! Brought to you on the Antica Podcast Network!
When a political assassination involves mystical portals and REAL magic bullets, who can be called in investigate? Max Magus and his assistant Wong! Join our heroes as they sling mud and other substances as they try to find a killer among Washington’s elite! For only the Master of Magic can help when… THE SENATOR’S BEEN SHOT!
It’s time for another Max Magus adventure… all over again?! As Max and his trusty assistant Wong make an entry into his memory journal, one adventure seems to have slipped both of their minds! Will revisiting this lost weekend bring back the memories they have lost? Will the past be too much to bear? Has Illusionoid succeeded in making an austere, earthy blend of humanity for it’s own consumption? Pop the cork of another supernatural snifter of… MYSTIC GRAPE!
SEASON THREE OF ILLUSIONOID BEGINS! And what better way than with a LIVE episode, from the first-ever Toronto Podcast Festival! Recorded August 21st, 2013 at Toronto’s world-famous Rivoli, Illusionoid is joined by frequent guest-star, podcaster, actor, author and sci-fi enthusiast SEAN CULLEN. We interview Sean about his love of sci-fi, find out what novels he is reading, and have general nerd-talk. Then we launch into an unscripted story of history, magic, wishes, and wolves… based on audience suggestions it’s the awe-filled tale of THE MAJESTIC BRONZE SCEPTER!
A trip to a rare book store leads to big trouble for Jeffrey! Follow one small man with huge problems as his life grows out of control! Magic, mystery, and massive mayhem make a mighty mess! Will Jeffrey make it home for his wife’s birthday? Is Illusionoid finally synthesizing magic and science? Can you believe they still have actual books in the future? Crane your necks skyward and behold… GIANTMAN!
Recorded live at Comedy Bar in Toronto, Ontario, Canada on April 14, 2012. From the audience suggestions of “telekinesis” and “coal shoveling” comes our 22nd fable from the future. One lazy coal miner digs up trouble for all mankind as he releases a demon that grants him his greatest desire… sadly, that desire is to remain lazy and squander his new power. Magic, mining, and moments of madness… and maybe Illusionoid? It’s our 22nd episode THE POWER OF THE MINED.
Recorded LIVE at Comedy Bar in Toronto on October 23rd, 2011! We went to the audience for our title suggestion and were not disappointed! When a supernatural mystery rears it’s head only one man can solve the case… MAX MAGUS! With his Asian assistant Wong at his side, can Max Magus infiltrate a tribunal of witches to save another witch? Why would he do such a thing? And how does Illusionoid fit in? Find out in this thrilling live episode: Max Magus in High Treason of the Witch!
When the forces of evil combine science and magic for their own diabolical means, there’s only one person that can thwart them… MAX MAGUS! With his Asian assistant Wong at his side, can Max Magus stop the nefarious Professor Carstairs from taking over the world? What hidden horrors await our occult consultant? And does this merger of science and magic give rise to the birth of Illusionoid? Find out in this week’s transmission: SIGN OF MAGUS!