Graduation is the fifth campaign of The Adventure Zone and the third full season.


Premise [edit | edit source]

The Graduation arc focuses on three students, Sir Fitzroy Maplecourt, Argo Keene, and a Firbolg, newly enrolled in the annex sidekick program at Hieronymous Wiggenstaff's[1] School for Heroism and Villainy.

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Episodes[edit | edit source]

Semesters I & II[edit | edit source]

Title Air Date Link Runtime
The Adventure Zone: Graduation Episode 1 "Orientation" October 31, 2019 Listen 1:54:01
It’s the first day of school! There are new friends to be made and plenty to explore! The teachers and staff are here to help with any problem that may arise! Just be sure to steer clear of Groundsy’s hut….
The Adventure Zone: Graduation Episode 2 "It's (a) Familiar" November 14, 2019 Listen 1:25:39
Class is in session. The gang enjoys a nice breakfast. Argo takes the blame while the Firbolg struggles to keep it together. A friendly game goes off the rails. Fitzroy makes a new friend, literally.
The Adventure Zone: Graduation Episode 3 "Pursued By Bear" December 5, 2019 Listen 1:38:28
A pleasant sleep is interrupted by an unsettling messenger, but leads to a delicious meal. Then, the fellas get some fake real world experience.
The Adventure Zone Graduation Episode 4 "Four Sidekicks Walk Into A Bar..." December 19, 2019 Listen 1:10:06
The fellas are out in the world and things get real. Real litigious that is! Also, everyone goes shopping and gets stronger! Plus, Fitzroy scams a free drink!
The Adventure Zone: Graduation Episode 5 “What’s Yours is Mined” January 19, 2020 Listen 1:11:28
The dorm-mates are dispatched on their first mission, squaring off against magma monsters, interplanar behemoths and a child’s word puzzle. You’ll never guess which one of those gives them the hardest time!
The Adventure Zone: Graduation Episode 6 “Long Overdue” January 23, 2020 Listen 1:13:48
The buddies return to get their evaluations as well as some big news for Fitzroy. The Firbolg checks on a friend, gets some troubling information, and returns a library book. Argo has a decision to make and some quiet thinking to do.
The Adventure Zone: Graduation Episode 7 “Secrets, Secrets” February 6, 2020 Listen 1:25:35
It’s the end of the semester! Time for academic advisement, birthday parties and clandestine meetings.
The Adventure Zone: Graduation Episode 8: "Mission: Imp Hospital" February 20, 2020 Listen 1:16:36
It’s the semester break and the Thundermen are getting paid to do a little exterminating. Birds and rats and imps, OH MY!
The Adventure Zone: Graduation Ep. 9 “Mission: Imp Hospital 2- Unfinished Business” March 5, 2020 Listen 1:28:53
The Thundermen are moving up in the world! Specifically, to the second floor of the imp-filled hospital. A new friend is made and a major(?) enemy is defeated.
The Adventure Zone: Graduation Ep. 10 “Dark Arts and Crafts” March 17, 2020 Listen 1:17:19
A new semester has begun and with it comes a new guests, new questions, and new mysteries. The Thundermen have moved into their new dorm. The Firbolg confides in a friend, Argo ignores hidden dangers and Fitzroy takes on a project. Can friends be trusted? Who is this person asking questions? And where did that new crepe station come from?!
The Adventure Zone: Graduation Ep. 11 “You Can Call me Al(thea)” April 2, 2020 Listen 1:38:26
Investigator Althea Song has some questions for the Thundermen. Meanwhile, each of the fellas has their own missions. A friendship is forged in favors, allegiances are questioned and a letter is sent. Also, the Thundermen go toe to toe with an Arena Champion.
The Adventure Zone: Graduation Ep. 12 “Pop Quiz” April 16, 2020 Listen 1:12:06
On the eve of another real world mission, the Thundermen finally get the whole story. Major questions are answered, everything is on the line and dinner is ruined.
The Adventure Zone: Graduation Ep. 13 “Apple for Teacher” April 30, 2020 Listen 1:14:43
The Thundermen have headed out for another real world assignment. They also have an assignment from Higglemas that they are working on. Before they reach the centaur camp, they need to level up and deal with some new friends. Plus, a shopping trip!
The Adventure Zone: Graduation Ep. 14 “Spirit Day” May 14, 2020 Listen 1:17:08
The Thundermen work with the Centaurs to find a solution to the apple issue. They encounter a spirit and make a bad first impression. Also, they eat some road snacks. A question gets resolved. The Firbolg makes a sacrifice. Nobody trusts the wizard. It’s a pretty solid day of adventuring! That is, right up until the end…
The Adventure Zone: Graduation Ep. 15 “Out of Order” May 28, 2020 Listen 57:33
Fitzroy is not doing well. The curse is consuming him from the inside out. Argo does his best to comfort him. The Firbolg is on the hunt. Chaos rears its head and all hell is about to break loose.
The Adventure Zone: Graduation Ep. 16 “Give Me A Hand” June 11, 2020 Listen 1:10:33
The Thundermen’s time with the centaurs has come to a close. While Fitzroy recovers from his recent cursing, a new and present danger threatens the team. While Fitzroy buys some time, Argo takes a swing and the Firbolg changes. Maybe it could be said that everyone changes, but only time will tell.
The Adventure Zone: Graduation Ep. 17: “Fire Drill” June 25, 2020 Listen 1:01:07
Having more or less successfully completed their mission with the Centaurs, the Thundermen are headed back to school. But first, a night out on the town and a few drinks with friends. What could go wrong? After stopping for the night at the tavern Springs Eternal, the fellas have an important talk with Althea Song. It is also a night of discovery with several alter ego coming to light. Plus, a Fuzzy Navel!
The Adventure Zone: Graduation Ep. 18: Field Trip July 9, 2020 Listen 1:02:00
The Thundermen have escaped the demons and have flown to safety on the backs of their equine friends. Time for a rest and a briefing from a new ally. Seems that a rescue is in order. Stealth mode engaged! The Unknown Forest is no longer safe. The fellas have been lied to. War is on the horizon.
The Adventure Zone: Graduation Ep. 19: “Creative Writing” July 16, 2020 Listen 1:11:00
It’s a very special episode for week one of MaxFunDrive 2020. The Thundermen are shown what could be. We learn about crimes, both past and future. We find out more about the boys and they find out more about themselves. Much is revealed and makes things even less clear.
The Adventure Zone: Graduation Ep. 20: Group Assignment July 23, 2020 Listen 59:31
A new day is dawning and it’s time for Thunderman, LLC. to get down to business. The boys set out to interview some potential candidates for associate positions, but not before seeking to acquire some new assets. Fitzroy makes a spectacle(s). The Firbolg hits the books. Argo is surprised by a familiar face.
The Adventure Zone: Graduation Ep. 21: Loose Lips, Sunk Ships August 6, 2020 Listen 53:43
Thunderman, LLC continue their war efforts. After a tense run-in with the Commodore, Argo spills the beans. Then, he spills the beans about spilling the beans. The Unbroken Chain higher ups are not pleased. The boys also make contact with Rainer in hopes of winning her dad, The Undying Lord, to their cause. To top it all off, it seems the boys have some explaining to do.
The Adventure Zone: Graduation Ep. 22: Open and Shut August 20, 2020 Listen 1:06:33
The Thundermen have been brought before an Unbroken Chain tribunal. They need to prove that they are worthy of membership or they will lose the chance to win the group’s help in the upcoming war. Winning them over might be tricky, especially since the head of the tribunal is Argo’s nemesis! You know what they say: If at first you don’t succeed, try tribunal again!
The Adventure Zone: Graduation Ep. 23: Between a Rock and a Hell Place September 3, 2020 Listen 1:01:17
It’s hard to maintain order in the court when a Demon Prince disrupts proceedings. Everyone knows that. The Thundermen have to deal with the uninvited guest and then things just get worse. Like, WAY WORSE. A perilous journey is executed. A new plan is hatched. A cat eats more jerky.
The Adventure Zone: Graduation Ep. 24: With Frenemies Like This September 17, 2020 Listen 1:19:34
Training has been going smoothly for the Thundermen. Plus, Sabour has some new and important information for them about Gray! Seems like everything is going… oh, spoke too soon! Friends become enemies. Enemies remain enemies. On top of all that, a surprise visit!
The Adventure Zone: Graduation Ep. 25: Burden of Things October 1, 2020 Listen 1:10:08
Fitzroy has been taken to the Crypt and has to rely on some new friends to make it through. Rainer and Argo rush to… save him? Does he need saving? No one is sure. The Firbolg goes home. Journeys are made. Alliances are forged. Goodbyes are said.
The Adventure Zone: Graduation Ep. 26: Little Gray Cells October 8, 2020 Listen 1:01:04
Fitzroy, Argo and Rainer rush to save the captive students from a pack of hellhounds. Is help on the way? Things look grim, luckily some accessories brighten up everyone’s day. Then, the Thundermen meet a new advisor. Five questions need answered. A mind is poisoned. A painful transformation.
The Adventure Zone: Graduation Ep. 27: Long Way Down October 15, 2020 Listen 1:05:33
The time has come for a climbing adventure! Better yet, a falling adventure. But first, we should check and make sure our allies are okay. Is it just me, or has Argo been acting weird lately? There’s nowhere left to go, but down!

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