podcasts The Best Podcasts for Nerds  

Jacob Shelton
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There are so many geeky podcasts floating around, it can be hard to know which ones are up your alley. If you’re seeking new podcasts for nerds, then this list has you taken care of. Whether you’re a nerd for TV shows from the '90s, comic books, science fiction, or true crime, there are plenty of nerdy podcasts on here for you to listen to in between games of D&D. Some of these podcasts might even help you out with your next move. You can even listen to D&D podcasts while playing D&D. Put your earbuds in and take a gander at this list of the best podcasts for nerds. 

With so many different types of nerds out there, the podcasts nerds listen to can fit under such a huge umbrella that you can bet that almost anything you’re interested in has a couple of people talking into a microphone about it. Not all podcasts that are nerdy sound the same way. Some are mucho informational, while others are goofy and fun. And some manage to combine humor and intelligence in ways that are guaranteed to blow minds. If you’ve been looking for ideas about new podcasts to listen to, this list of nerd podcasts should keep you busy.

Vote on the nerdiest podcasts to listen to, and if this list of podcasts for geeks is missing your favorite nerd podcast, then add it yourself so your fellow nerdlingers can vote!

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The Nerdist is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Podcasts for Nerds

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Nerdcast is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Podcasts for Nerds
IvanBatisse added Nerdcast The Brazilian podcast with the greatest audience.

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Crudely Drawn Swords is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Podcasts for Nerds
CrudestSwords added Crudely Drawn Swords You may wonder how listening to a group playing a game is interesting, but Crudely Drawn Swords answers that question with a fine balance of adventure and hilarious mayhem, turning a tabletop RPG into an epic collaborative ...

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Escape Pod is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Podcasts for Nerds
Escape Pod

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My Favorite Murder is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Podcasts for Nerds
My Favorite Murder

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Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Podcasts for Nerds
Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me!

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Imaginary Worlds is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Podcasts for Nerds
Imaginary Worlds

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Ask Me Another is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Podcasts for Nerds
Ask Me Another

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The Canon is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Podcasts for Nerds
The Canon

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SModcast is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Podcasts for Nerds
SModcast

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Jay and Miles X-Plain The X-Me... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Podcasts for Nerds
Jay and Miles X-Plain The X-Men

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Rocket Talk is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Podcasts for Nerds
Rocket Talk

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Game of Owns is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Podcasts for Nerds
Game of Owns

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The Last Podcast on the Left is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Podcasts for Nerds
The Last Podcast on the Left

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Harmontown is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Podcasts for Nerds
Harmontown

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Nerds On History is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Podcasts for Nerds
Nerds On History

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The HP Lovecraft Literary Podc... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Podcasts for Nerds
The HP Lovecraft Literary Podcast

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Nerd Poker is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Podcasts for Nerds
Nerd Poker

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You Must Remember This is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Podcasts for Nerds
MeganAnderson added

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Inside Home Recording is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Podcasts for Nerds
Inside Home Recording

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Mission Log is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Podcasts for Nerds
Mission Log

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Dusted: A Buffy Podcast is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Podcasts for Nerds
Dusted: A Buffy Podcast

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Gilmore Guys is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Podcasts for Nerds
Gilmore Guys

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The Pen Addict is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Podcasts for Nerds
The Pen Addict

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The Instance is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Podcasts for Nerds
The Instance

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Geeks Under the Influence is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Podcasts for Nerds
Mike Bickett added Geeks Under the Influence A rotating panel of “Spirited” geeks discussing a favorite topic every episode! Booze/Movie/TV Show reviews, celebrity interviews, and tons of smack talk! Text/Voicemail: (804)505-4GUI (4484)

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The Trap Set With Joe Wong is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Podcasts for Nerds
The Trap Set With Joe Wong

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Bookworm is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Podcasts for Nerds
Bookworm

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Improv Nerd With Jimmy Carrane is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Podcasts for Nerds
Improv Nerd With Jimmy Carrane

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The Flash and Friends is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Podcasts for Nerds
XxParzival added The Flash and Friends

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Programming Throwdown is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Podcasts for Nerds
Programming Throwdown

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The X Files Files is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Podcasts for Nerds
The X Files Files

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Best of Friends Podcast is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Podcasts for Nerds
Best of Friends Podcast

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Podcast Unlocked is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Podcasts for Nerds
Podcast Unlocked

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Javascript Jabber is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Podcasts for Nerds
Javascript Jabber

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Stuff They Don't Want You ... is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Podcasts for Nerds
Stuff They Don't Want You To Know

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The West Wing Weekly is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Podcasts for Nerds
The West Wing Weekly

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Knitting Pipeline is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Podcasts for Nerds
Knitting Pipeline