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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Throwdown Thursday is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Podcasts for Nerds
Jeanette Andriulli added Throwdown Thursday

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The Cretins Guild is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Podcasts for Nerds
BobHaines added The Cretins Guild

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Cafe Attic: Where Nerds Discus... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Podcasts for Nerds
Christian Shelton added Cafe Attic: Where Nerds Discuss Geek Culture

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Crudely Drawn Swords is listed (or ranked) 4 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 story.

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Nerdcast is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Podcasts for Nerds
IvanBatisse added Nerdcast

The Brazilian podcast with the greatest audience.

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The Nerdist is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Podcasts for Nerds

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Escape Pod is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Podcasts for Nerds
Escape Pod

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Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Podcasts for Nerds
Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me!

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My Favorite Murder is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Podcasts for Nerds
My Favorite Murder

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The Last Podcast on the Left is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Podcasts for Nerds
The Last Podcast on the Left

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Imaginary Worlds is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Podcasts for Nerds
Imaginary Worlds

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Ask Me Another is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Podcasts for Nerds
Ask Me Another

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The Canon is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Podcasts for Nerds
The Canon

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Jay and Miles X-Plain The X-Me... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Podcasts for Nerds
Jay and Miles X-Plain The X-Men

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

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

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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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Rocket Talk is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Podcasts for Nerds
Rocket Talk

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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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Game of Owns is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Podcasts for Nerds
Game of Owns

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The Pen Addict is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Podcasts for Nerds
The Pen Addict

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Nerds On History is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Podcasts for Nerds
Nerds On History

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Nerd Poker is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Podcasts for Nerds
Nerd Poker

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Inside Home Recording is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Podcasts for Nerds
Inside Home Recording

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