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Hi all,
I don't recall ever seeing a topic like this on the forum, so I thought I'd create one. I occasionally see recommendations for podcasts to check out, but I thought it would be cool if we had a central thread to swap recommendations, favorites, etc.

So, what podcasts do you all enjoy listening to and why? I'll add mine in a separate post once this topic gets going.

The glass is neither half empty nor half full. It's just holding half the amount it can potentially hold.

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Check out Twenty Thousand Hertz. It's all spelled out, not numeric. It's a podcast all about sound. I also enjoy Dark Net Diaries which consists of stories about the darker side of the Internet.

I'm also into several of the audio drama podcasts. If you don't know about We're Alive and love horror and action, it's a great show! I also like The Leviathan Chronicles which is about immortal humans. Sadly, that one is incomplete and may never be finished. I also enjoyed The Byron Chronicles, although that one can be very confusing. It's about all kinds of supernatural creatures and their conflicts. There's also stuff about parallel worlds and the end of reality which was very interesting.

Grab my Adventure at C: stages Right here.

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My favorite podcast is Myths and Legends. Not just the Greeks and the Romans but Native American, Viking, Asian, Mexican, if it’s a myth or Legend there is or will be an episode on it! At the end of every episode there is a creature of the week. From a cat that steels butter to try to make you rich, to baby sea monsters that want you to save them from drowning only to have their mother cast a powerful storm on you in anger, to a smelly scary looking wolf that just wants you to pet him. There are so many interesting and different creatures both good and bad. The same guy does another podcast as well called Fictional which are different takes on fictional stories such as Dracula, Frankenstein, Count of Monte Cristo, and Sherlock Holmes and more! I've also started listening to Lore which covers a number of interesting stories. I did try to get into Tanis which involved strange things such as a cabin with endless rooms that would reappear randomly and other strange mysteries told in a way that made it sound real. However each episode left me with more questions than answers and I got bored with it. It was interesting for a while though. It is classified as a mystery horror podcast and if you're into that kind of thing you might want to give it a listen. Another reason I don't think it worked for me was when I listen to podcasts it is usually when I'm working out and listening to 5 10 podcasts and not really getting anywhere was really annoying for me. Still the idea of Tanis being anything from a colt, a way to the afterlife, to all sorts of weird things the podcast attempts to find out what exactly Tanis is. I heard the Black Tapes is good to but I never got into it and it’s produced by the same group Pacific Northwest Stories. Myths and Legends though has been 1 of my favorites for a long time and I can't recommend it enough! Fair warning some of their episodes have adult themes and violence.

Kingdom of Loathing name JB77

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A new audio drama that just started is Starcalled. Has the same epic production as We're alive or Leviathan Chronicles.
Speaking of Leviathan Chronicles, production has started again apparently.
If you like country music--real country music, hint: Sam Hunt or FGL is not country music, check out Cocaine and Rinestones, a podcast produced by David Alan Coe's son talking about the history of country music.
https://cocaineandrhinestones.com/

Orin

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I was hoping someone would start up a topic like this one day!
We need a good podcast repository.
I really like Fire on the Mound.
It has many seasons and is completely finished.
Every episode is there.
Think awesome story about ships and supernatural fiction mashed together.

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The Magnus Archives: British horror/mystery anthology with a fantastic meta plot and tons of connections between episodes.

Rusty Quill Gaming: An actual play Pathfinder podcast by the same folks making Magnus. Showcases a bunch of other tabletop systems too from time to time.

Potterless: A 20-something-year old guy reading the Harry Potter books for the first time, commenting on them chapter by chapter and always having a fan or two in as guests to explain/debate.

Archive 81: Horror/scifi. Super weird but pretty well made. Especially the third season is really great.

On the topic of Tanis and The Black Tapes: I will honestly not recommend them. There's over 30 hours of Tanis so far and I can't really say what it's about without explaining far too much. And TBT is, so far at least, ending in the worst way possible. As in it's right out terrible writing and a lazy excuse for just ending the series. If anything I guess listening to both can be recommended if you're in doubt about what not to do when making a story.

To see a world in a grain of sand, and a heaven in a wild flower.
Hold infinity in the palm of your hand, and eternity in an hour.
William Blake - Auguries of Innocence, line 1 to 4

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