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Top Rated Science Fiction Podcasts (Page 3)

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The Glass Appeal
10
Jason Cawfield, known as the global tinker, has been imprisoned in the Confederacy Supermax Prison for a crime he claims he didn’t commit. He’s a tinker, a biohacker, and a part of Tinker International which is a volunteer organization that’s now associated with bio warfare.
Beware of the Leopard: the Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy podcast
The complete podcast compendium to the science-fiction comedy series, covering the radio, TV, book and film incarnations of Douglas Adams' "trilogy in five parts", alphabetically, from Arthur to Zaphod and all points in-between.
Among the Stars and Bones
A team of xenoarchaeologists travel to distant worlds searching for traces of a now-vanished alien race. Each season brings a new site, new secrets and new dangers.
Arca-45672
The year is 2172 and the world is dying. A small fraction of the Earth's former biosphere remains. The world is running out of food. During these hard times part of the human population has gone sterile. There has been massive inbreeding and genetic distortions. However, teams of scientists and military personnel tasked with finding a way to save humanity from extinction are confronted with a possible opportunity: an exoplanet near the Proxima Centauri system is discovered. Over the course of 73 years, this discovery of the exoplanet sparks a series of probe and AI missions--all leading to the realization that a new branch of humanity has arisen on Arca-45672. Now, as the Earth's biosphere collapses, governments and military organizations scramble as they see potential salvation for their dying species in this exoplanet. But should humanity be content to merely survive?
Zoo
Traveling across America you may see a hand-painted sign featuring one word. If you are lucky, you will continue on wondering if something that old can refer to a thing that still exists. Unfortunately it does. You are following a sign that reads "Zoo"
Starcalled
Starcalled is a science-fiction, action-adventure audio drama. Set in the galactic frontier, Starcalled follows the dangerous lives of Lieutenant Saranus Kron and Dr. Elona Zoren, two young officers in the 443rd Colonial Fleet Infantry, as they race to uncover a conspiracy under the ever looming specter of war. This narrative fiction podcast features a full cast, an original cinematic score, and immersive sound design. Intended for a mature audience. Listener discretion is advised.
Tabletop Squadron
4
Tabletop Squadron is a Star Wars Edge of the Empire actual play podcast. We present stories in a campaign setting, with a consistent cast of actors and tell a long form story over many episodes. Come join us as a bounty hunter, a slicer, a colonist, and a smuggler learn to work together and find out what's really important to them. It's a big galaxy out there, and we intend to explore it all!
Runelanders
A D&D5e AP podcast which brings you six-guns, sorcery & steampunk as you like it, our first series follows the first forays of a freshly-formed fellowship of felons as they navigate the saloons and salons of ancient Bailymena, the stately and sinister City of Steel and Steam. Will they remain outlaws, or become true villains?NSFW/K; our show contains about as much adult content as your typical adult-oriented premium cable show, mostly in the form of dark themes, sexual content, drug use, and coarse language. These aren't in every episode, and are mostly character points and background, but we don't shy away if they come into the spotlight. You've been warned. New Episodes drop Fridays!
A Voice From Darkness
A Voice From Darkness is a horror & dark fantasy audio drama in the form of a call-in radio show. Join parapsychologist Dr. Malcolm Ryder as he helps those who witness and suffer the supernatural and the strange. Kristin Holland as Dr. Malcolm Ryder Written & Produced by Jac Rhys
Civilized
An improvised dark comedy sci-fi podcast by the award-winning creators of Alba Salix. Humanity’s final hope lies in terraforming a new world. A fleet of engineering ships are sent in advance of the colony ships sure to follow in their wake. But one lone ship becomes separated from the fleet and crashes onto an alien planet.
The City Within The Walls podcast
350 years ago, a great cataclysm nearly wiped out all life on earth. The descendants of the survivors are now ruled by a dystopian council. The Theosin provide opposition, but the council have a fierce weapon...the Enforcer. However like all good stories, there's a twist. The Enforcer (Saris) has been kidnapped by the opposition (the Theosin). Follow Tharin in this full cast serial dystopian, as he desperately tries to find Saris, in a story that has no real good guys.
Voyage to the Stars
Space: It’s big. Like, really big. These are the misadventures of a group of misfits that accidentally found themselves on the wrong side of a wormhole, trying not to blow up the galaxy in their attempts to make the long journey home. Join us on a voyage to the stars with the wholly unqualified Captain Tucker Lentz (Colton Dunn), scatterbrained scientist Elsa Rankfort (Felicia Day), apathetic technician Stew Merkel (Steve Berg) and the misanthropic A.I. Sorry (Janet Varney). The universe will never be the same.
Earth Break
After everyone she's ever known was killed in an alien invasion, Lynn Gellert (Jenny Slate) might be the last person left on Earth. Her constant and only companion is the voice recorder she managed to salvage from her mother's house. As symptoms of a strange illness seem to set in, Lynn comes to terms with her mortality, only to realize that she's not sick, she's pregnant. Lynn is not a survivalist, or even good at camping, but somehow she has to find what it takes to confront a dangerous and uncertain future. Earth Break is written by Morgan Ormond. Starring Jenny Slate. Directed by Aaron Katz. Produced by April Lamb. Earth Break is presented by Skylark Media
Ostium Podcast
Ostium is a fictional podcast about a man who discovers a secret town with many doors that lead him to strange and interesting places.
Mythos the Series
A space fantasy series where a young mage finds herself crossing the galaxy in search of a mysterious and ancient relic.
TENDRIL: The Banshee Chronicles
TENDRIL is a radio play-style narrative, set in the year 2287, which follows the epic tale of Cade, Kronist, and Switch: soldiers in the paranormal division of a futuristic Earth's military who face otherworldly threats. As they face down a galaxy of ghosts, demons, and monsters grotesque beyond belief, our brave heroes stare boldly into the abyss, and hope it doesn't have teeth. Based on a homebrew campaign for Monster of the Week, TENDRIL is a full-scale audio production with original music, lovingly crafted sound design, and professional-quality voice acting. It's like Futurama meets the X-Files. Or Buffy meets Star Trek.
Red Rhino
WES WHITTAKER is a high school boy who gets superpowers... that are really lame. Despite his undesirable circumstances, Wes and the mysterious Timeline Keeper, EVANGELINE, must learn how to use his annoying powers to save his family... and his timeline. Through lies, conspiracies, and high school trauma, Red Rhino is a story about family, growing up, choices, and responsibility.
The Sword and Laser
6
Read along with the Sword and Laser book club! From classic science fiction to the latest gritty fantasy, we cover it. Subscribe for book discussions, author interviews, hot releases, and news from the genre fiction world!
Aural Traditions: Crosswired
10
Simon Dougherty is a cyber offense expert with the NSA. He's also a cyborg. He just didn't know it. Until now.
Husk
A supernatural audio drama about the fallout from the disappearance of Dmitri Ivanovic.
The Culling
On a remote planet, a team of researchers creates a long-range transmitter. It works, but what else listens to the signal that calls into the darkness of deep space?
A World Where
Stories from the future... assuming there is one. LISTEN WITH HEADPHONES. Vol. 1 Binaural Remix out now. Buy the Vol 1. Deluxe Edition and Vol 1. Original Score at aworldwhere.bandcamp.com NOTE: A World Where contains strong language, graphic violence, and explicit content which may be triggering for some listeners. Specific content warnings for each episode are available in the show notes. aworldwhere.com @worldwherepod
The Veiled West
During a time when the American frontier was still young, a prosperous silver strike in the Arizona territory brought about the city of Tombstone. Everyone knows the stories and the history of the "Old West". What they do not know is the entire story. The non Human communities were not friendly back then. The term "The Wild West" was coined because of the constant conflict between Werewolf, Druid and Vampire. The poor Humans were simply caught up in the crossfire of the times. This is the story of the West that few people hear. The stories of the struggles, shameful acts and triumphs of the Veiled West.  
Cryptids
Go on a monster hunt of lunar dimensions in this sci-fi mystery. Cryptids tells the story of a conspiracy radio show host and an avid listener who go in search of an afterlife. Instead they find a truth beyond their wildest nightmares. In this female driven, scripted, sci-fi audio drama, you'll meet monsters, aliens... and the ultimate grim reaper.
Philip's Apocalypse
Surviving the New World seems like an impossible task. Young Philip Parson has found himself alone, destitute, and embarked upon a difficult journey homeward. PHILIP'S APOCALYPSE is an all-new style of podcast by PAST BEDTIME STUDIO, starring Michael Johnston as Philip, featuring Phillip Ens as the Credits Announcer. Written by J.B. Stephen, with Ben Arzhang. Music composed and performed by J.B. Stephen. Produced by Ben Arzhang.