The GeekDad Podcast Network (GPN)


Welcome to the GPN, a network of podcasts for geeks and parents. Here you can find content focused on genre entertainment, geeky music, tabletop gaming, books and comics, writing, and even conversations with our kids. If you see something you like, there are links to the podcasts pages on iTunes and Stitcher, as well as direct links to the RSS feeds so you can subscribe directly with whichever podcast player you use. And you can see everything on our iTunes network page.




The GeekDads

A podcast by geeks who are dads. Regular chats about the posts on, discussions about parenting in the digital age, and raising your kids in your geeky image.

GeekDad writers Kishore Hari and Preston Burt sat down during Labor Day weekend in Atlanta, Georgia at the infamous Dragon Con. Over 77,000 people attended the 30th anniversary event celebrating science fiction, comic books, pop culture, movies, and more! In this podcast, the GeekDads share some of their favorite experiences (so far) at the fan-dubbed "Nerdi Gras."
Author: The GeekDads
Posted: September 13, 2016, 3:23 am


Radio Free Hipster

Radio Free Hipster, a member of the GeekDad Podcast Network, features music from the realms of VGM, geek rock, chiptunes, nerdcore hip hop, and electronica.

01:05 FTech – "Close to Faith"
04:55 Talking / Jake Kaufman – "Neo Burning Town"
06:00 Power Salad – "Leia (And Other Assorted Star Wars Parodies)"
08:30 Adam WarRock & Mikal kHill – "Preacher Book"
11:30 D&D Sluggers – "why are you like this"
16:02 Coins – "Disco Breakin (Daft Science Remix)" (content warning)
18:24 More or Les – "Man Up (feat. Schaffer The Darklord)"
22:13 More talking / Jake Kaufman – "Neo Burning Town"
23:27 The Doubleclicks – "Can't You See the World Is Ending"
26:27 Swamp Thing – "Old & Dirty (feat. Rift)" (content warning)
30:03 ComputeHer – "Software"
32:28 Jake Kaufman – "Barrel-O-Mermaids"
35:35 Thundering Asteroids! – "Hyperspace Pub Crawl"
38:07 Even more talking / Jake Kaufman – "Neo Burning Town"
40:54 Shael Riley – "I'm Yours"

Author: Z.
Posted: December 31, 2016, 1:17 am


The Dice Section

Join hosts Michael Harrison and Dave Kirby at their gaming table as they chat about their geeky obsessions, play games, and have fun.

For this episode, we ask: would you rather visit a mansion haunted by eldritch monsters, or a castle commissioned by an insane Bavarian monarch? It's a tough choice. We'll help you decide, as we talk about Mansions of Madness and The Castles of Mad King Ludwig.

Author: The Dice Section
Posted: January 9, 2017, 8:00 am



A podcast covering the Star Wars Universe from a GeekDad's perspective.

It's here! This week, our full review of 'Rogue One: A Star Wars Story'
Author: Tony Nunes
Posted: January 4, 2017, 6:57 pm


The Great Big Beautiful Podcast

The Great Big Beautiful Podcast celebrates popular culture by talking to the people who create it. Hosted by Jamie Greene and Justin Connors.

On this episode, we chat with fantasy legend Terry Brooks about the Shannara series, his recent announcement that he'll be wrapping up the story for good, interacting with fans, where he draws inspiration, The Shannara Chronicles on MTV, and Star Wars. What's that? Yeah, Terry wrote the novelization of The Phantom Menace, so we chat a bit about the saga and get his thoughts on the current debate over Princess Leia's future.
Author: Jamie Greene
Posted: January 17, 2017, 1:35 am


Bounded Enthusiasm

Bounded Enthusiasm is a podcast by GeekDad Senior Editor Jonathan H. Liu, about books, games, apps, and anything else he feels like talking about at the moment.

This episode is an interview with Lucy Knisley about her latest book, Something New—a comic book memoir about her adventures in wedding planning.
Author: Jonathan H. Liu
Posted: May 12, 2016, 12:30 pm


Novel Ideas

A video podcast about writing, books, and DIY Publishing.

On today's episode James Floyd Kelly talks about writing technology books, including generating ideas, creating proposals for publishers, and royalties.
Author: Erik Wecks
Posted: January 29, 2015, 12:41 am


Sunday Evening with Captain Owen

Captain Owen, a 3 year old, sits down bi-weekly with his dad, and sometimes his mother, to discuss his weekend, read a story, or whatever else is on his mind. A member of the GeekDad Podcast Network.

Happy Birthday Grandma Janice! This week we talk about 'Star Wars' Galactic Heroes a little more before talking about Captain Owen's school and a science experiment they did.

The post Episode 044 – Happy Birthday Grandma Janice appeared first on Sunday Evening With Captain Owen.

Author: Will James
Posted: January 15, 2017, 9:29 pm


Hey You Geeks

Hey You Geeks is a podcast where geeks of all kinds are invited to celebrate and criticize all that we love with a sense of unapologetic nerdiness. From film to TV, comics to gaming, we're here to look forwards and back to the greatest and sometimes worst geek culture has to offer. Hey You Geeks is a part of the GeekDad Podcast Network.

This week, we're dissecting 2016 with a focus on the movies and television shows that shaped the year in geek culture. We're discussing our favorites and pitting Deadpool against Dr. Strange for a debate on which is the best comic book film of 2016. Let us know your 2016 favorites in the comments below.
Author: Tony Nunes
Posted: December 19, 2016, 5:02 pm


Gameroom Junkies Arcade and Pinball Podcast

Gameroom Junkies is a show about all things found in a home gameroom - video games, arcade games, pinball machines, and more. We are part of the GeekDad Podcast Network. Visit our website for our full podcast library.

That's all she wrote for 2016! Updates, trip report, comic book goodness, and Bryan gives us his Top 10 console games of the year.
Author: Gameroom Junkies
Posted: December 23, 2016, 6:00 am



Bristol Banter

Bristol Banter is a geeky conversational podcast. Rory and Jenny Bristol discuss a new theme each week, with sections including "Did You Know?" and "Obscure Awesome Trivia" (OAT).

Episode Number 3 of Bristol Banter focuses on spicy peppers, the Scoville scale, Our Biggest Fan? Justin, locks and lockpicking, and various lockpicking laws around the world. No OAT or DYK this time, sorry. But be patient. We're getting back into the swing of things.
Author: Rory and Jenny Bristol
Posted: April 1, 2016, 4:00 pm