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As they explore the work of J. R. R. Tolkien, hosts Alan Sisto and Shawn E. Marchese welcome readers of The Hobbit, The Lord of the Rings, The Silmarillion, and the other works in the Middle-earth legendarium to tune in as they discuss favorite passages from the books and films that started the worldwide fantasy phenomenon. Alan and Shawn engage in plenty of in-depth study of Tolkien's books, but with a healthy dose of self-effacing humor, pop-culture references, and bad puns. These are the ...
 
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Ringheads

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Ringheads

Bill Corbett & Sean Thomason

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An Unserious Guide to Lord of the Rings and JRR Tolkien. Bill Corbett of Mystery Science Theater 3000 and RiffTrax joins Rifftrax writer / producer Sean Thomason in getting way, way into the LOTR world. They delve too greedily and too deep!
 
Since 2018, the Tolkien Experience Project has been collecting stories from Tolkien scholars and fans around the world. Now, we have partnered with The Prancing Pony Podcast and Dr. Sara Brown to create the Tolkien Experience Podcast — an attempt to bring the fan and scholarly communities together around our shared passion: the works of J.R.R. Tolkien! Each episode, Luke and Sara ask a notable scholar or member of the fan community to share their responses to the original Tolkien Experience ...
 
This is the official, authoritative, inspired podcast of the Babylon Bee. Join editor-in-chief Kyle Mann and writer/creative director Ethan Nicolle for a look at weekly highlights, discussing the spiciest topics of the times, the stories behind the stories, and a behind-the-scenes look at the inner workings of America's most trusted source for Christian news satire.
 
Do you frequently geek out over Harry Potter, Hunger Games, The Last Airbender, Star Wars, or LOTR? If so, join us for a good dose of analysis and laughter as we explore compelling themes in one of five geeky series each week! We also have a 10-episode miniseries on The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes!
 
#2 ON SCREEN RANT'S LIST OF "10 BEST STAR WARS PODCASTS FOR FANS, RANKED!" "Although it doesn't focus on Star Wars exclusively, discussion about the Star Wars universe still makes up a large portion of the content in this podcast. Despite dipping their toes into the MCU, DC, etc. the Star Wars content in no way takes a backseat and is just as in-depth and detailed as any Star Wars exclusive content out there...This is a great podcast for those who are interested in Star Wars but still like t ...
 
Join the father and son podcasting team of Michael and Micah (12 years old) as we discuss current news regarding all things J.R.R. Tolkien: literature, movies, audio, video, games, festivals, events, music, and more. We also delve deep into the world of Arda and Middle-earth via Tolkien's writings to gain a better understanding and appreciation of the world he created.
 
The Nerd-Base.com Podcast is a erratically recorded effort by a group of folks with too much knowledge of pop and geek culture. They're a bunch of weirdos who love to act smart and make fun of one another for your amusement while all along imparting some important knowledge that you'll be better for knowing!
 
Rob Huck is just a guy from Saskatoon getting to know his friends again. He's been a tree planter, a student activist, a security guard, a geophysicist, a blogger, a musician, a political campaign strategist, a technical communications specialist, a cinephile, a Game of Thrones enthusiast, a community-service leader, and even a pandemic planner. Through it all, however, he's been a storyteller. He's found that many of his friends and colleagues have interesting or compelling stories. These a ...
 
This is not a trap! (Don't listen to Admiral Ackbar this time.) We are just some genuine geeks, hoping to explore some of our favorite content from a Christian lense that we all share. We will be focusing on the geek stuff - Star Wars, Marvel, LOTR, Harry Potter, etc. - but we will be asking questions like: "Do Clones have souls?" "Is Superman truly a Christ-figure?" or "Is it okay for Christians to watch horror films?" Subscribe to our show and explore with us! . Let us know what you have b ...
 
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Drunk Tolk

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Drunk Tolk

Drunk Tolk Podcast

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It's Drunk Tolk! The Lord of The Rings podcast for people who enjoy drinking cans and reading LOTR but who dont understand how to run a real bookclub.. Each week a group of Irish lads, who grew up watching the LOTR movies, read a chapter of LOTR and then sit down with a few beers to discuss it, or at least try to...we go off topic a lot! But you'll be sure to have a laugh at least while we do! Whether you haven't read the books yet, or are a first time reader of LOTR or are re-reading it for ...
 
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Femsplained

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Femsplained

Diana Gaeta & Avalon Mason

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In this podcast, two long distance friends take turns teaching each other about their geeky interests and their queer, feminist experiences living in the world of nerd culture. Join us as we discuss nerd topics such as video games, tabletop gaming, anime, sci-fi, and fantasy as well as personal topics such as sexuality, growing up awkward, mental health, and our love for one another.
 
Sam and Will discuss the Wheel of Time book series and the upcoming television series. We like to keep it light, because if you like fantasy you're probably looking for an escape. We will never talk politics and we try to make content that you can listen to with your niece and nephew. We will often bring up other nerd culture things if we think they're related - like Marvel, GoT, Star Wars, LoTR, Harry Potter, Star Trek etcetera. We will compare WoT to other fantasy book series. If you're st ...
 
About: When rainbows begin to disappear, along with their golden treasures upon which the locals thrive, two bounty hunters venture into the dangerous and mythical jungle to ensnare the cunning spirit rumoured to be behind it all. Subscribe to Rainbow Demons by Email
 
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Stupid Fat Hobbits

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Stupid Fat Hobbits

Stupid Fat Hobbits Podcast

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Welcome to the podcast no one was waiting for... like, literally no one. Stupid Fat Hobbits involves three friends who get together and talk confidently about topics they know nothing about, all while imbibing the Gaffer's brew. Join us every Monday morning for around the table discussions, absurd hypotheticals, and heated debates over trivial subjects -- all with a tasteful seasoning of LOTR content.
 
I’m Michael Rosenbaum, I’ve spent the better part of the last two decades in and out of film and television - mostly known for playing the bald dude on the show Smallville. I’m the guy that you probably don’t know by name, but when you see my face you might say “oh, that guy from that thing.” I’ve befriended some of the most talented people in the business, but it wasn’t until I started inviting them into my home that I realized, I didn’t really know these people. What started as me having s ...
 
"There and Back Again"—Tales from Two Tolkienites is a podcast series filled with discussions of all things Tokien-related, including the history and literature of Middle-Earth, Lord of the Rings Online, and Tolkien’s Arthurian works. We will also have mini lessons on medieval and Renaissance history, Arthurian legend, and for the die-hard Tolkienites, some lessons on how to speak Elvish. Find us at thereandbackagain.podomatic.com, or follow us at thereandbackagaintolkienites.tumblr.com Shar ...
 
The Nerd Pastors podcast is a show for Pastors and Church Leaders to nerd out together. We talk about movies, tv, comics, technology, and all things nerd culture…in a safe place to discuss and entertain without judgement or fear of causing someone else to stumble. New episodes release every 2 weeks with your co-hosts, Justin Nava and Seth Muse. Pastors and other church leaders are welcome as guests to give input and share stories. Visit nerdpastors.com for more ways to nerd out with us.
 
+30 year game industry veteran John "JP" Podlasek interviews game designers, programmers, producers, artists, arcade owners, writers, CEOs and others about game development. Experienced or aspiring game developers alike will find useful, thought-provoking, and sometimes funny advice from others in the game industry. Find info at gamedevadvice.com and subscribe now!
 
Welcome to Cinematica Animalia! If you share our love of both science and movie monsters, then tune in as we - two ecologists, one veterinarian, and a writer - explore the ecology and physiology of cinematic creatures; explaining what works, what mostly doesn’t, and how the movie’s plot is subsequently affected. At the end of the day, we just love talking about science. Check out our website, www.cinematicaanimalia.com .
 
In this inspirational, hyper-informational encyclopodcast, husband-and-wife team Ryan and Joanna attempt to explain their respective nerd passions to each other. Each week, Joanna schools Ryan on one topic drawn from the web's oldest J.R.R. Tolkien resource, the Encyclopedia of Arda. In return, Ryan learns Joanna a thing or two about one topic drawn from the deliriously comprehensive Star Wars database, Wookieepedia. Will they turn each other into Lord of the Rings and Star Wars aficionados ...
 
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In this episode, we take a close look at "The Line of Elros: Kings of Númenor" from Unfinished Tales! It’s a brief and fascinating account of the 3000 year history of Númenor, and contains a lot that needs to be unpacked! As we have explored before, the history of Númenor spans a vast period: over 3000 years. While works like “Akallabêth” and “The …
 
Lots of Real Talk in this episode. Real Talk: is Faramir the ideal Gondorian warrior-prince, or a whiny failson? Real Talk: are the Uruk-Hai unstoppable murder machines, or easily-killed training dummies for Gimli’s axe? Real Talk: will there ever be justice for Smeagol and his fish? Finally, Ringheads announces our upcoming Patreon video extras: w…
 
You may have heard some Christians say that Harry Potter is demonic, yet Lord of the Rings remains a favorite sermon illustration for many pastors. Why is it that some of these Christians who hate Harry Potter, for its inclusion of witches and wizards, also love the Lord of the Rings, despite its use of wizards and witchcraft? Hosts Brandon Knight,…
 
You shall not pass...this episode. Join the Cinematica team as they return to Middle Earth to explore the Wargs, Fellbeast, Mumakil, and more. Could you really fly on a Fellbeast? How long would it take to domesticate a bear dog? Does Adam even like Lord of the Rings? Listen in to get all the answers you are looking for!TIME POINTS00:00:42 – Introd…
 
Kyle, Dan, and Michael continue reading through The Lord of the Rings in Shelob’s Lair and The Choices of Master Samwise. They discuss how masterful a horror writer Tolkien was and how most modern storytelling pales in comparison, the importance of always using the right tool for the job, and how even a simple hobbit from the Shire with a little li…
 
The shrieking cry of what might sound like a Ringwraith if they weren’t destroyed forever at the Ford of Bruinen (They were, right? Right!?) makes Frodo lose his grip and his sight while climbing down a cliff. He manages to land on his feet on a ledge not far below, but he can’t get back up or down without a rope, which Sam just so happens to have,…
 
This is a take-over! The lovely smooth talking Daniel Jilg of TelemetryDeck turns the tables, hosts Waiting For Review, and interviews me! Daniel talks to me about my entry into iOS development. We cover indie development, moving to New Zealand, how I develop and test apps and what I’m shipping next. Join us for an hour where I reveal all about my …
 
We're honored to be joined on this episode by Blerdover - an amazing non-profit organization working to create inclusion within the pop culture, geek, nerd, fan community. Check out Blerdover on your favorite podcast app and all social media channels! THIS is Tatooine Sons! Website: https://tatooinesons.com/ Check out Madison's art here: https://ww…
 
The Atlantic tries to make The Babylon Bee's Kyle Mann explain why the joke is funny on this episode of The Bee Weekly. Kyle and Ethan are joined by Eli Chance and The Bee's own Bettina to dramatically reenact an encounter in which a barely awake Kyle was put on the spot to explain the joke and to give a defense against the accusation that Jesus wo…
 
What do you get when you have DC Fandome and everyone forgot you were doing it? You get a good trailer and a not so good trailer. Which one is which? Flash? Batman? Black Adam? or Maybe it’s Young Justice? Apple introduced some new products or upgraded ones to check out. Are you going to buy it? At least 1 member of the podcast will be purchasing s…
 
The Atlantic tries to make The Babylon Bee's Kyle Mann explain why the joke is funny on this episode of The Bee Weekly. Kyle and Ethan are joined by Eli Chance and The Bee's own Bettina to dramatically reenact an encounter in which a barely awake Kyle was put on the spot to explain the joke and to give a defense against the accusation that Jesus wo…
 
Hosts Joseph Dea, Joshua Noel, and Alex Matthews talk about the new movie "Venom: Let There Be Carnage". We give our ratings, opinions, and history with the characters. We ask if Christians should cheer for a character as wicked as Venom if he happens to be fighting for the right side. We discuss the issues of pragmatism and what role Venom / Madam…
 
It's that spooky time of year! Over the next few weeks, we will be covering some Halloween horrors starting with the legendary Pumpkinhead (1988). What does it mean to be a digitigrade in the swamp? Does our demon use estivation to survive? And what other vicious vice demons did the Cinematica team create to join the likes of Pumpkinhead?TIME POINT…
 
Part I - Live from Con of the Rings! Welcome from Chad, Jon, Chris Thank you to all our generous patrons! This one is on us. Retro Review Redux (with Youx!) Rate the results on FB! Part II - League of Cooperative Gaming Community Hot Jam Jon and Chris share musings with Mike, Wandering Took Shellin drops in from the lake house Bobbymcbobface's Poet…
 
I welcome Glenn De Leon Garza, a talented 3D artist on this episode. We begin by talking about the impact of COVID in Mexico, along with his responsibilities now as an art director. Then hear about his transition from being a 3D artist into an art director and management role, plus his thoughts on giving good direction. We then transition to gettin…
 
This week, we have a deep discussion about ability and disability in the world of the Hunger Games. We of course talk a lot about Katniss before, during, and after the Games, and also discuss Peeta's leg, Victor coping mechanisms, and characters like Mags, Annie, Reaper, Jessup, and the boy from District 10. Please tell a geeky friend about us and …
 
On The Babylon Bee Interview Show, Kyle and Ethan talk about apologetics and witnessing to Black Hebrew Israelites with Vocab Malone. Vocab Malone gained prominence for street rapping the gospel and witnessing to Black Hebrew Israelites. He shows why Black Hebrew Israelites are a movement we need to take seriously. He has a YouTube Channel, where h…
 
In this BONUS episode of Tatooine Sons, we take a few minutes to discuss Star Wars, Marvel, pop culture and The Last Jedi with the amazing artist, Madison Thames. PLUS: We dig into Eternals some more and why these heroes are part of the MCU now. It's all LIVE from the show floor of Alabama Comic Con! THIS is Tatooine Sons! Website: https://tatooine…
 
Ken Marino (The Other Two, Wet Hot American Summer) comes bearing gifts on this week’s podcast! Not only that, Ken opens up on his experience losing his identity while trying to find his way in this industry and the unique way he’s been able to approach this business to reduce stress and enjoy his passion. We also talk about how hard it is to not b…
 
On The Babylon Bee Interview Show, Kyle and Ethan talk about apologetics and witnessing to Black Hebrew Israelites with Vocab Malone. Vocab Malone gained prominence for street rapping the gospel and witnessing to Black Hebrew Israelites. He shows why Black Hebrew Israelites are a movement we need to take seriously. He has a YouTube Channel, where h…
 
In episode 261, we're discussing Tolkien's ORIGINAL and far more detailed ending to The Silmarillion. We're delighted to be joined once again by Keith Mathison. read The Silmarillion - A Tale of Two Endings WATCH THE EPISODE EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS: Andrew T, John R, Ms. Anonymous, Redhawk ***THIS EPISODE WAS RELEASED 3 DAYS EARLY AND AD-FREE FOR OUR P…
 
We finally begin our readthrough of Book IV of The Lord of the Rings with “The Taming of Sméagol”! All alone after fleeing Parth Galen, Frodo and Sam are lost among the barren slopes of the Emyn Muil, seeking a way down to the stinking bog below (zero stars for this hiking tour). But how alone are they, really? Are the two eyes following them attac…
 
This Week on Tatooine Sons: With the release of The Eternals just a few weeks away, we're asking the question lots of MCU fans are: Who are the Celestials? The answer has HUGE ramifications for the MCU (including the X-Men). And it may show us a bit about ourselves too. We walked out of the theater after watching the latest James Bond movie, "No Ti…
 
For this episode, I had the chance to catch up with the creator of the YouTube Channel The Nerd of the Rings! Matt started his channel to talk about his passion for Tolkien and it has really taken off over the past two years! I was able to have a great conversation with him about what some of his favorite topics have been, and how he was first intr…
 
Kyle, Ethan, and Brett Kunkle from MAVEN guess which headlines are real or fake and have to eat mystery pie if they guess wrong. Brett Kunkle also kunkles some culture and helps us discern what is good or harmful in pop culture today. There’s weird news headlines, glorious hate mail, and other shenanigans going on at The Babylon Bee. Be sure to che…
 
Kyle, Ethan, and Brett Kunkle from MAVEN guess which headlines are real or fake and have to eat mystery pie if they guess wrong. Brett Kunkle also kunkles some culture and helps us discern what is good or harmful in pop culture today. There’s weird news headlines, glorious hate mail, and other shenanigans going on at The Babylon Bee. Be sure to che…
 
Recently, the MCU has announced who they will cast as Adam Warlock for the upcoming Guardians of the galaxy 3. Does this really hold weight any longer? Shouldn’t Adam Warlock appeared 5 years ago in the MCU? Technology is ever changing. New events from Apple and DJI will reveal even better gadgets that you might want to buy. Will it be a bigger App…
 
Hosts Brandon Knight, Joshua Noel, and Joseph Dea discuss Doctor Who. This episode is primarily for beginners who are Doctor Who curious. If you're looking for where to start watching Doctor Who, curious about what it is, or just want to know our favorite Doctors in order, then this episode is for you! We talk about why we don't like Matt Smith's D…
 
Delve into the interdimensional depths with the Cinematica team as we explore Pacific Rim (2013). This week we answer the monster sized questions. What do kaiju and 3D printing have in common? Do dinosaurs have a second brain? And will movies ever stop making boob armor? Full disclosure: we can't answer that last one.TIME POINTS00:00:31 – Introduct…
 
This episode is the last of our Hunger Games Sorting Chats where we discuss what Hogwarts Houses we think Prim, Coin, Boggs, Cressida, and Plutarch would land in. And bonus: we also decide what tabletop games a couple of the characters would be! 😂 Please tell a geeky friend about us and leave a review on your podcast app! And, if you really enjoy o…
 
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