The Once And Future Nerd

An ArtsGames and Hobbies podcast
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When three high school students from modern-day Pennsylvania find themselves trapped in a world of wizards, elves, and feudal intrigue, they must learn to survive in their new surroundings, and undertake an epic quest to save the world from the encroaching forces of chaos.

WARNING: This Audio Drama contains adult language, graphic descriptions of violence, and explicit discussions of sexuality. This is, of course, in the interest of historical realism. We hope you enjoy our story about wizards and elves.

THE ONCE AND FUTURE NERD updates on the second and fourth Sunday of every month. For more, including series news, information about the cast and crew, and bonus content, visit, and follow the show on Twitter (@_toafn).

Recent Episodes

First! The announcement you’ve all been waiting for! Release dates for our next chapter. THE ONCE AND FUTURE NERD Book 2 – Myth Made Flesh Chapter 5 – “An Impregnable Missive” Part 1 – March 24, 2019 Part 2 – April 7, 2019 Part 3 – April 21, 2019 Part 4 – May 5, 2019 We can’t wait for you to hear what we’ve been cooking up. Next, we’re conducting an audience survey to get a sense of your likes …
Today’s bonus content is a conversation that Zach and Christian had with Amanda McLoughlin, Julia Schifini, and Eric Silver of Multitude fame. We talked about the role that storytelling plays in society and how that intersects with roleplaying and self-conception. We’re also pleased to announce that we’ll be in production for our next chapter November through early December. We’ll be announcing …
Here’s the audio from our #AskTOAFN livestream for Book 2 Chapter 4. It’s been lightly edited for length and clarity, but you can still watch the full video stream on YouTube. Some shout-outs and announcements: Thanks to our Week 1 fundraiser on Maddy Groves, we were able to donate over $60 to the Refugee and Immigrant Center for Education and Legal Services (RAICES)! Thank you to everyone who b…

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Russelldad reviewed this podcast on Jul 17th, 2017
"A serial fiction podcast where brilliant writing, acting, and sound production come together to create a thoroughly entertaining story. Can't recommend this one enough."

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Sep 18th, 2013
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Jan 16th, 2019
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