Mythic Quest: Raven's Banquet - Season 1

Mythic Quest: Raven's Banquet - Season 1

Mythic Quest: Raven's Banquet - Season 1

Meet the team behind the biggest multiplayer video game of all time. But in a workplace focused on building worlds, molding heroes, and creating legends, the most hard-fought battles don’t occur in the game - they happen in the office.

2020Rating: 16USAApple TV+
Comedy

Streaming (1 Provider)

EPISODE 1.1
7 February 2020

Pilot

As the hit video game Mythic Quest prepares to launch its newest update, creator Ian Grimm obsesses over a seemingly minor detail.

EPISODE 1.2
7 February 2020

The Casino

Brad takes the day off to prove a point, leaving Poppy and David to keep the game afloat. Dana and Rachel have a girls’ night in.

EPISODE 1.3
7 February 2020

Dinner Party

The development team must take decisive action when the internet discovers a dark group of gamers congregating in Mythic Quest.

EPISODE 1.4
7 February 2020

The Convention

When Pootie_Shoe announces that he’s no longer playing Mythic Quest, the team needs to find a new star streamer to promote it.

EPISODE 1.5
7 February 2020

A Dark Quiet Death

From inception to demise, the life cycle of video game Dark Quiet Death.

EPISODE 1.6
7 February 2020

Non-Player Character

Poppy steps out for a meeting and Mythic Quest headquarters descends into chaos.

EPISODE 1.7
7 February 2020

Permadeath

Ian challenges a hacker to an epic in-game showdown.

EPISODE 1.8
7 February 2020

Brendan

As Poppy weighs a difficult decision, Ian whisks her away on a mysterious road trip.

EPISODE 1.9
7 February 2020

Blood Ocean

With his workforce unionizing, Ian faces a looming departure, the game’s future, and the meaning of two words: Blood Ocean. Season finale.

EPISODE 1.10
7 February 2020

Quarantine

As the MQ staff works from home, Poppy struggles with solitude while Brad and David start a charitable competition.

EPISODE 1.11
16 April 2021

Everlight

In this special stand-alone episode, the creative team, once again, presents a relatable subject that people all over the world are currently facing — the return to offices and co-workers.

Mythic Quest: Raven's Banquet - Season 1 / Reviews

Variety

Variety

In taking on the complex, under-examined world of video gaming, the creative team gave themselves a rich area in which their wild, clever, selfish characters can bounce around unlike any other currently on TV.

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Rolling Stone

Rolling Stone

The more interesting part of Mythic Quest comes when it's not even trying for laughs... In the meantime, there's enough in Mythic Quest to suggest this group has comic life beyond Paddy's Pub.

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Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

It's not consistent, but it's already trending in the right direction in a story that, unlikely It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia, features characters who can and should grow.

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A.V. Club

A.V. Club

When it wants to be, Mythic Quest can be a shockingly thoughtful series about the conflicts that arise between ego, collaboration, and money in a swiftly growing field like games.

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The New Yorker

The New Yorker

The show addresses anxieties about digital tyranny with a few satirical pinpricks, in the course of unevenly excavating humor from open-plan angst, casual sexism, and inadequate management skills; it's most powerful when dealing in pettiness.

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The Guardian

The Guardian

For a show to shake off a potentially ropey premise and become something as confident as powerful as this is incredible.

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Sydney Morning Herald

Sydney Morning Herald

Rob McElhenney looks like he's having a blast in this free-wheeling little workplace comedy... Tech-savvy fun.

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