The Magnus Archives
|Name:||The Magnus Archives|
|Abbreviation(s):||TMA, MAG, MagnusPod|
|Creator:||Rusty Quill Ltd.|
|Date(s):||March 23, 2016 - present|
|Country of Origin:||England|
|External Links:||Official Site|
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The Magnus Archives is an audio drama horror podcast centered on Jonathan Sims, Head Archivist of the Magnus Archives, recording the testimonials of people's encounters with the potentially supernaturally strange after the previous Archivist, Gertrude Robinson, disappeared.
- Jonathan Sims
- Martin Blackwood
- Elias Bouchard
- Basira Hussain
- Alice "Daisy" Tonner
- Melanie King
- Tim Stoker
- Sasha James
- Peter Lukas
TMA has a fairly significant Tumblr fandom for an audio drama. In 2019, TMA was the 9th most popular "Web Series" according to Tumblr Fandometrics' Year in Review 2019. The shows popularity spiked as the fourth season came to a close, around November of 2019.
Much of the fan activity involves fan theories and discussion, as well as fan art, as is common for podcasts.
The most popular pairing is Jonathan Sims/Martin Blackwood, followed by Elias Bouchard/Jonathan Sims. There is also interest in exploring relationships with various more supernatural characters, which often involve Xeno.
- it's been a while, here's an eye to Behold by praggmatic on Tumblr
- the magnus archive podcast really has me by the throat by domirine on Tumblr
- “Can I have a cigarette?” The Magnus Archives is a horror anthology audio drama by Rusty Quill, written by Jonathan Sims, an animatic by digitalintrovert on Tumblr
- VISITOR'S PASS - "A fanzine dedicated to the inner workings of The Magnus Institute."