February 28th is Rare Disease Day.
In acknowledgment, we are running a VERY special episode of
#QuestfortheCure. It's a prequel we're calling: Episode Zero.
The Quest continues at 3 pm ET/12 PT on twitch.tv/TeamSquadUp
Discover untold secrets hidden beneath a veil of shadow!
The fight to Defeat Duchenne isn't one we can win alone,
so we've recruited some of the world's bravest champions
for their most difficult mission:
a Quest for the Cure.
On this day their journey begins, but they'll need your help...
Will you answer their call?
Join Hope Lavelle, Anthony from Talon & Claw, Feliza Casano, Tennessee Martin, and Rachel Seeley as they continue our quest to #DefeatDuchenne!
Quest for the Cure: Episode Zero
February 28 @ 3PM ET / 12PM PT
Hope is a performer best known for her role as "Penelope Half-Pint" on the D&D Beyond shows 'Beyond Heroes' and 'Silver and Steel.'
She has been playing D&D for 15 years now, beginning her adventure in the 3.5 system.
It's Hope's dream to spread positivity through entertainment; something she's been blessed to do in the D&D community for years now.
Feliza is a former sci-fi/fantasy book reviewer, anime enthusiast, reformed aspiring scene kid, and the founder of girls in capes.
By day, she does real-fixer work as the Marketing and Publicity Director at Lanternfish press; by night, she cruises the hot zone as Alleycat in Cyberpunk: Independence, a Cyberpunk: RED actual play, which premieres March 7, 2021.
Anthony from Talon & Claw
A cool dude he is; play games he does.
The owner of Talon & Claw (a D&D accessories shop featuring hand-processed wooden products such as DM screens, dice vaults, and more), Anthony prides himself on the quality of his product and the strength of his customer service.
Anthony is also a streamer, playing games on Twitch (TalonNClaw). He is an active contributor to multiple charities including Jesse's Journey and Jasper's Game Day.
Tenessee is a Southern screenwriter from a big family.
She was at Starz as the Coordinator in Original Programming where she spearheaded the creation of the “Starz — Beyond Gender Casting Database” giving visibility to Trans and Non-Binary actors in the industry.
Now, Tennessee serves as Coordinator for Carmi Zlotnik, Head of Operations at Apple TV+. Through her work, she hopes to inspire women and queer people to speak up and push back.
She enjoys painting, camping, TTRPG training in Jiu-Jitsu, and telling punny “dad” jokes – though her only child is a succulent named Cash.
Rachel is an actress and sometimes player / sometimes Dungeon Master (DM) on the 5e show Girls Guts Glory. She returned as DM for Girls Guts Glory: Risen.
She has appeared in the #QuestfortheCure D&D actual play and appears in Cyberpunk: Independence, a Cyberpunk: RED actual play, as Billie the Kid, which premieres on March 7, 2021.
You can view her regular streams on her Twitch channel: twitch.tv/sunnyseeley
Velvet is a Drag Entertainer, Podcaster, and Cosplayer.
Velvet hosts the long-standing nerdlesque show, Peepshow TO, where she brings her life long love of all things pop culture into distilled and entertaining rants.
In recent months she has started an obsession with 3D printing to feed an unyielding desire for miniatures.