Free Audio Drama (Radio Drama) Story Downloads

FinalRune Productions is proud to offer all (most) of our field-recorded radio drama stories as free MP3 downloads. Enjoy post apocalyptic science-fiction, mystery, drama, chilling bone-crunching horror, retellings of classic tales and fantasy stories beyond description all gratuit. If you like what you hear, you can consider making a donation, or, even better, tell a friend!

Audio Stories by Genre

Adventure and Mystery

Open Season: A Joe Gunther Novel

joe-gunther-pilotAn old lady tormented by lewd phone calls blasts a man with a shotgun as he walks in through the door, and Brattleboro’s everyman detective, Joe Gunther, is called out to investigate.

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Waiting for a Window

waiting-for-a-windowAn unexpected tropical storm forces Norman D. Waits to moor his ship at a remote island. There he meets dozens of others who are likewise waiting for better weather before they sail on. Yet, that better weather never seems to come, and setbacks keep on happening…

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drizzleThe unconventional Christmas story of a business man whose life is changed by a random encounter with a stranger.

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Day of the Dead

day-of-the-deadA tale inspired by the myth of Orpheus. A young man heads to New Orleans in search of his missing lover, and finds something he never expected: himself.

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Classic Retellings (OTR Old Time Radio and Others)

Three Skeleton Key

three-skeleton-keyThree men who tend the light at a reclusive island off the coast of French Guiana see a rogue ship adrift in the Atlantic. The reason for the derelict ship soon becomes obvious – it has been overrun by hundreds of thousands of ferocious ship’s rats.

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Sorry, Wrong Number

sorry-wrong-numberA bedridden neurotic woman dials a number and is accidentally connected to a call between two men who are plotting a murder. She becomes increasingly frantic as no one takes her fright seriously and time begins to run out.

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The Most Dangerous Game

mad-horse-most-dangerous-gameWealthy big-game hunter Sanger Rainsford falls off his boat in the middle of the Caribbean and finds himself on a curious island. He finds the mansion of General Zaroff, a Cossack who has a taste for the hunt, and will go to any extreme to keep himself entertained.

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The War on Poverty

the-war-on-povertyIn a back back *back* door meeting in the White House, the President and his most trusted advisors discuss a new conflict which is unavoidable, absolutely essential to America… This new conflict, nay, War, will be a War fought against one of the most pervasive ills that has cursed civilization since the beginning. A War on… Poverty.

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Tales from Williamsville

tales-from-williamsvilleHow do one repressed arsonist, a sexually-charged geriatric, a slimy drug dealer and a soccer mom on steroids combine in the most exciting thing to happen in Williamsville since 1936?

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Live 2009 Halloween Radio Show – 90 Minutes of Delicious Audio Horror

live-2009-halloween-radio-show-90-minutes-of-delicious-audio-horrorAs a trick – or maybe a treat? – we dig into the archives for our 2009 Halloween radio show. This was FinalRune’s only live show like this… and did we do it right! Five original radio plays, full cast, foley FX, live music, and played live on the…

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Intensive Care

intensive-careAlex wakes in a run-down New England hospital with foggy memories of a car accident. He asks nurses about his missing girlfriend, Elizabeth, but can’t seem to get any answers. In fact, he can’t seem to get anything straight from anyone. And – was that a scream in the distance?

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Dark Passenger

dark-passengerTwo teenage friends start scaring each other on the drive to a dismal “haunted” house in foggy Downeast Maine. But when their innocent fun starts to become all too real, they soon realize what true terror is.

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The Blind Man’s Confession

the-blind-mans-confessionA chilling audio horror story: A young man’s joyride one October night turns into a hell he could never imagine. Originally published in Blue Murder Magazine.

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The Troll of Stony Brook

the-troll-of-stony-brookAn awkward teenager, Jamie, is driving home one night from a party when he hits something – something big. His pushy co-worker, Rick, talks him into going back to the scene of the accident… and what they find will change them both forever.

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Fall of the Hero

fall-of-the-heroSir Grace was the most valiant of all knights, decked in glorious armor that glowed in the sun and a record of dragon-slaying and maiden saving on par with none. But a battle with a renowned wizard with ambiguous ambitions forces Sir Grace to consider things he never imagined, and face his greatest enemy yet: himself.

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Science Fiction

The Cleansed – Season 1

the-cleansed-season-1Fifteen years after the fallout of a massive energy crisis, steadfast homesteaders in rural Maine slog through an off-grid life. This bucolic existence is turned upside down when John Prophet, a soldier still fighting an unwinnable war, arrives with …

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The Cleansed – Season 1 – Episode 8


The stage has been set for an incredible battle. John Prophet is locked up, awaiting his fate at the hands of the Dwellers…

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The Cleansed – Season 1 – Episode 7


With horrors behind them and uncertainty ahead of them, Luke and Maria must come to terms — the road without each oth…

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The Cleansed – Episode Zero

the-cleansed-pilot-episodeSome time in the not so distant future, the world as we know it is starting to unravel. The United States is mired in unwinnable wars, gas is scarce and the transportation system grinds to a halt. Homegrown terrorists take out the electric grid. Food is strictly rationed and distributed by the military. As citizens grow increasingly angry with the government, martial law is called in to maintain peace.

And then things really start to get bad.

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