Shuffle for fans

The Strange Case of Starship Iris

Arts • Fiction

In 2189, Earth narrowly won a war against extraterrestrials. The Strange Case of Starship Iris is about what comes after. It's a story of outer space, survival, espionage, resistance, identity, friendship, found family, romance, and secrets. (Also, there’s jokes.) For more info, visitRead more

Popular episodes

Feed drop! Introducing Black Box

Nov 9 • 03:33
Brand new from Reverb Podcasts, BLACK BOX is the story of four teenagers who discover a crashed time machine and are thrust into a conspiracy that threatens time itself.

Starring Michael Cimino (Love Victor), Brec Bassinger (Stargirl), Chosen Jacobs (It), Jacob Bertrand (Cobra Kai), Edi Patterson (Righteous Gemstones) with Joel McHale and Kelsey Grammer.

For more informatio...

Feed Drop! Unwell 1.01: Homecoming

Oct 29 • 20:38
Starship Iris is still on hiatus, but in the meantime, we're dropping the first episode of friend of the show, award-winning Midwestern Gothic audio drama Unwell.

You can read a transcript for this episode here:

This episode features: Clarisa Cherie Rios as Lily, Marsha Harman as Dot, Clint Worthington as Russel Epstie...

2.09 Extraordinary Times

Jul 19 • 42:48
Summary: In this the season finale, our heroes reach several big decisions; some happy, some sad.

A transcript is available at

Content warnings are available at


Julia Morizawa as Piper Tanaka

Lucille Valenti...

2.08 Signs and Signals

Jul 5 • 31:53
SUMMARY: Getting the word out.

CONTENT WARNINGS: Mild language, discussion of war and bombing, portrayal of PTSD, cremation and description of the cremated body, the sound of bombings, mention of problematic drinking, discussion of killing friends, food mention



Julia Moriz...

2.07 A Quarter to Midnight

Jun 21 • 34:43
SUMMARY: Shocking discoveries and hard decisions.

EPISODE WARNINGS: This episode contains fraught familial situations, police, a tense stand-off, and gun violence.

TRANSCRIPT: available at


Ishani Kanetkar as Arkady Patel

Jamie Price as Brian Jeeter

Brittony LeFever as Krejjh

Sean Rohani as Eejjhgreb


2.06 Fish Out of Water

Jun 7 • 36:54
Summary: Family, food, and the feeling of being way over your head.

Content warnings: food mention, alcohol mention, tense familial situations


This episode features:

Chant Wu as Mei Li

Leslie Gideon as Isidore Jones

Fin Truant as Oakley Cannon Brown

Rae Tay as Juniper
Nate Dufort as Max Gavins

Aaron Catan...

2.05.5 Interlude

May 3 • 17:08
Summary: As Arkady, Krejjh, and Brian fly farther and farther away on their way to their mission on the Dwarnian home world, they and the remaining crew on the Iris 2 find ways to keep in touch.

No content warnings on this one.

A transcript of the episode is available at:

The Strang...

2.05.25 Cultural Enrichment

Apr 5 • 13:41
Checking in with a few old friends, and everyone’s favorite space alien soap opera

A transcript of the episode is available at:

Content warnings: drug mention, food mention, mild allusions to sex


Davell Toles as Hreshfal

Lee LeBreton as Chiss’Vatham

Brittony LeFever as Krejjh

2.05 The Museum Heist

Mar 1 • 34:54
To get a lead in solving the mystery, it’s time for a good old-fashioned caper.

An episode transcript is available here:

Content warnings
* swearing
* brief instance of toxic masculinity (from an unnamed character)
* discussion of fraught family dynamics


Cody as Dwarnian Crew...

2.04 Ties

Feb 15 • 39:38
Tensions come to a head one rainy night in San Ramos.

A transcript of the episode is available at

Content warnings:

Julia Morizawa as Piper Tanaka

Lucille Valentine as Kestrel Colvin


Check out similar podcasts

Recode Media
TwitterBlogCareersPress KitCommunity GuidelinesTerms of ServicePrivacy Policy
© 2022 Akora Labs, Inc.