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The Best Podcasts for Nerds

Updated July 19, 2020 3.2k votes 728 voters 14.4k views47 items

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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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    Me, My Spouse, and a Die is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Podcasts for Nerds
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    Me, My Spouse, and a Die

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    Cafe Attic: A Video Game & Com is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Podcasts for Nerds
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    Cafe Attic: A Video Game & Comic Book Podcast

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    Nerdcast is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Podcasts for Nerds
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    Nerdcast

    The Brazilian podcast with the greatest audience.

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    Throwdown Thursday is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Podcasts for Nerds
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    Throwdown Thursday

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    Crudely Drawn Swords is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Podcasts for Nerds
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    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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    Geekset Podcast is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Podcasts for Nerds
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    Geekset Podcast

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    The Last Podcast on the Left is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Podcasts for Nerds
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    The Last Podcast on the Left

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

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

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    My Favorite Murder is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Podcasts for Nerds
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    My Favorite Murder

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    The Cretins Guild is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Podcasts for Nerds
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    The Cretins Guild

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    The Warped Shelf Podcast is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Podcasts for Nerds
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    The Warped Shelf Podcast

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    Firebreathing Kittens Podcast is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Podcasts for Nerds
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    Firebreathing Kittens Podcast

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    Flick-Faced is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Podcasts for Nerds
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    Flick-Faced

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

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

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    Ask Me Another is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Podcasts for Nerds
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    Ask Me Another

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    The HP Lovecraft Literary Podc is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Podcasts for Nerds
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    The HP Lovecraft Literary Podcast

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    Jay and Miles X-Plain The X-Me is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Podcasts for Nerds
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    Jay and Miles X-Plain The X-Men

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    Stuff They Don't Want You  is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Podcasts for Nerds
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    Stuff They Don't Want You To Know

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    You Must Remember This is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Podcasts for Nerds
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    Murder Dice is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Podcasts for Nerds
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    Murder Dice

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    Imaginary Worlds is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Podcasts for Nerds
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    Imaginary Worlds

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

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

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