Imprinted Echoes

A Numenera actual play podcast.

About the show

Imprinted Echos (formerly called Palimpsest) is an actual play podcast using the Cypher System set in the world of Numenera (both made by Monte Cook Games). Join Zann, Rin, Brigid and Chase as they dive into the mysterious world of Numenera and uncover the secrets of the city of Legam.


  • Episode 95: Anamnesis: On the Way Out

    June 4th, 2023  |  26 mins 7 secs

    It’s finally time to return to the surface. But it wouldn’t be a ninth world ruins if there wasn’t something perilous blocking their path out. Bodies are looted, pictures are contemplated, and found family lends a hand. Join us as Nehemiah, Smalren, and Jhori finally make their way out.

  • Episode 94: Anamnesis: Loose Ends

    May 21st, 2023  |  30 mins 27 secs

    The harrowing altercation has come to an end but that doesn’t mean everything is resolved quite yet. Still a few things to see to before everyone can leave these ruins. Limbs are reattached, artifacts are retrieved, and directives are reshaped. Join us as Nehemiah, Smalren, and Jhori tie up loose ends.

  • Episode 93: Anamnesis: Falling to Pieces

    May 7th, 2023  |  34 mins 32 secs

    With Amiri dispatched, our adventurers do their best to deal with the rest of the group hired by Sirades. It’s going to take every trick in the book to get out of this one. Just so long as nothing unexpected happens, that is . Allies are leveraged, intrusions are made, and things start to fall apart. Join us as Nehemiah, Smalren, and Jhori fight for their lives.

  • Episode 92: Anamnesis: Aggressive Negotiations

    April 23rd, 2023  |  37 mins 44 secs

    Negotiations in the ruins have turned hostile. And when Nehemiah fires a staggering shot at Amiri, tensions reach an all time high. Strategies are tested, fears are exploited and abilities are pushed to their limits. Join us as Nehemiah, Smalren, and Jhori meet their match.

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    Music and SFX Credits:
    Intro - “Whispers of the Ancients” by Justin Longacre (

    The following music was used for this media project:
    Music: Mistake the Getaway by Kevin MacLeod
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    Selections from de Wolfe Music

    Outro - “The Monolith Speaks” by Justin Longacre (

  • Episode 91: Anamnesis: The Long Way Around

    April 9th, 2023  |  39 mins 16 secs

    Now with the mystery of Lochra’s state and origin brought to light, it’s about time to complete the task the party was originally sent for. But in order to retrieve the beauty mask Habina requires, they’ll have to go back and confront the other group they may or may not have burned a bridge with. Time to make some last minute preparations. Items are crafted, intel is gathered, and interactions turn sour. Join us as Nehemiah, Smalren, and Jhori attempt to wrap up their business.

  • Episode 90: Anamnesis: Lochra

    March 26th, 2023  |  41 mins 15 secs

    This revived construct shares the name with a long dead and highly revered Aeon Priest. With the memory cube securely placed within their neck, Lochra shares their knowledge of this facility, their purpose, and who has been here before. And some of those things are of vital importance to the group at large. Questions are asked, memories are triggered, and the past is pieced together. Join us as Nehemiah, Smalren, and Jhori listen to Lochra’s echoes.

  • Episode 89: Anamnesis: Duality

    March 12th, 2023  |  36 mins 12 secs

    Tana’s signal has led the party to the end of a hallway. And as if the traps weren’t enough, now they have to deal with a seemingly hostile construct. Will they be able to figure out what’s going on before something terrible happens? Companions are protected, lights are observed, and names are learned. Join us as Nehemiah, Smalren, and Jhori face the mad machine.

  • Episode 88: Anamnesis: Long Passages

    February 26th, 2023  |  36 mins 45 secs

    After trying to keep the other delving group contained, our adventures explore the second half of the ruins. But what they find only adds to the confusion of what this place might have once been used for. Hidden passages are found, history is uncovered, and clues are pondered. Join us as Nehemiah, Smalren, and Jhori discover memories held here.

  • Episode 87: Anamnesis: Meet and Greet

    February 12th, 2023  |  43 mins 38 secs

    Everyone pauses to take some much needed rest in the ruins beneath Stirthal. But it wouldn’t be an adventure if something interesting did happen in the night. Suspicions are confirmed, information is withheld, and traps are set. Join us as Nehemiah, Smalren, and Jhori meet their rivals in the ruins.

  • Episode 86: Anamnesis: Money Factory

    January 29th, 2023  |  48 mins 24 secs

    Now with extra appendages and an extra squishy companion, the group presses on. Of course there’s weird stuff to uncover but this part of the sins seems to be oddly productive. Rivals are encountered, objects are retrieved and economic systems are broken. Join us as Nehemiah, Smalren, and Jhori delve.

  • Episode 85: Anamnesis: Here We Go A-Delving

    January 15th, 2023  |  34 mins 29 secs

    Exploring ruins is always an interesting experience. Especially when shinspinners are involved. The group is going to have to continue carefully if they want to come out of this largely unscathed. Doors are opened, remains are found, and physical changes are weathered. Join us as Nehemiah, Smalren, and Jhori delve.

  • Episode 84: Anamnesis: Climb, Collect, Consider

    January 1st, 2023  |  49 mins 17 secs

    The journey down the Voil Chasm is far from over and is already proving treacherous. And it’s more than just some angry tetrahedral that’s standing between the party and them securing their numenera needs in the ruins below. Cliffside combats are fought, possible future companions are collected, and traps are sprung. Join us as Nehemiah, Smalren, and Jhori continue to climb.