Dorky Geeky Nerdy Trivia Podcast

Dorky Geeky Nerdy Trivia Podcast
A Weekly Geek Trivia Game

76 | Star Trek: The Animated Series
Jul 8 • 12 min
I bet you thought we’d forgotten about this, didn’t you? Fear not, Star Trek: The Animated series wont be missed. Here are thirty questions to slake your Star Trek trivia thirst.
75 | American History
Jul 1 • 12 min
It’s America’s birthday. Let’s take a look at America’s history and see how much you remember from history class (and how much got left out).
74 | Name That Band – 80’s Edition
Jun 24 • 9 min
This week, we are mixing it up on the Naming games and going back to the 1980s for some rocking tunes. I give you the song, you tell me the band that sang it.
73 | Theater Trivia
Jun 17 • 12 min
The show must go on! Even without the Tony Awards this weekend, we can still send the theater our love and respect. Here’s thirty questions about theater’s past and present to test your knowledge on.
72 | Name the Author, Fantasy Edition
Jun 10 • 9 min
Read any good books lately? With all this spare time, why not dive into a few classic or new Fantasy novels.
71 | Mel Brooks Movies
Jun 3 • 11 min
Anyone else need a good laugh? Me too. This week, we’re diving head-first into the fun pool that is Mel Brooks.
70 | Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince
May 27 • 11 min
One more trip to Hogwarts with the sixth book in the Harry Potter series. How well do you know your Half-Blood Prince trivia?
69 | Science Fiction Novels
May 20 • 12 min
It’s time to head off into the beyond and dance among the stars. How well do you know your Science Fiction novels?
68 | 2000’s Horror Movies
May 13 • 12 min
Can it be that the year 2000 was 20 years ago? Wow. Well, with the scheduled release of the Saw reboot this weekend, we thought it might be fun to dive back into the gory and frightening world of the 2000s (2000-2009).
67 | Black Widow
May 6 • 12 min
Delayed till November this year, Black Widow was going to be Marvel’s only movie in 2020. Since it was on our schedule already, we’re going ahead with our episode dedicated to Natasha to help soothe those COVID-19 blues.
66 | Television Mystery Shows
Apr 29 • 13 min
The clues are out there. Can you solve this week’s mystery? Thirty questions about Television Mysteries. Everything from Murder, She Wrote to Sherlock Holmes. Dig in and solve the case.
65 | Star Trek: Enterprise
Apr 22 • 11 min
Another Star Trek episode? Why of course! We wouldn’t want it any other way around here.
64 | Money
Apr 15 • 12 min
Money makes the world go ‘round. And it makes up our trivia episode this week.
63 | Buffy the Vampire Slayer & Angel
Apr 8 • 11 min
Time to head back to the Whedonverse with an episode covering two iconic horror series: Buffy the Vampire Slayer and Angel.
62 | 1960’s Movies
Apr 1 • 12 min
We’re diving back into our decade-of-film episodes, with films of the 1960’s. If you’ve been with us awhile, you might remember our 1950’s episode. If not, check it out after you’re done with today’s nostalgia trip.
61 | Women in STEM
Mar 25 • 13 min
As we wrap up National Women’s Month, we wanted to give a shout out to women in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics or STEM for short. Far too often, their historic contributions aren’t well-known and we’d like to remedy that.
60 | Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix
Mar 18 • 11 min
We’re heading back to Hogwarts with the fifth book in the series, Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix. Play alone or with your family.
59 | Geometry
Mar 11 • 12 min
It’s Pi Day this Saturday. So break out your protractor and compass, it’s time for Geometry Trivia!
58 | Final Fantasy
Mar 4 • 12 min
We’re diving into the massive universe that is the Final Fantasy games. How well do you remember the games, both old and new?
57 | One-Year Anniversary Special
Feb 26 • 15 min
We made it one whole year! Fifty-Seven episodes and not a week missed! Go team! And thank you to all you kids our there listening. Your feedback and shares have made this adventure a lot of fun.
56 | Academy Awards
Feb 19 • 13 min
The Oscars are chock full of trivia bits. From nominees, to winners, to the ceremony itself, we have thirty trivia questions to tickle movie lovers around the globe.
55 | Star Trek: Voyager
Feb 12 • 11 min
Celebrating twenty-five years in 2020, the last of the three “Next Gen” series is today’s episode.
54 | Women in Comics
Feb 5 • 11 min
In honor of the new (and very cool-looking) Birds of Prey movie hitting theaters this weekend, we wanted to honor all the women (on the page and behind the scenes) that make comics great.
53 | The Life and Works Edgar Allan Poe
Jan 29 • 12 min
Happy Birthday to Edgar Allan Poe, born in 1809. Let’s dig into his life and many works.
52 | Card Games
Jan 22 • 12 min
It’s been way too long since we hit games of any kind. And, since it’s Episode 52, it seemed fitting to try our hand at some card game trivia. Get it? Hand. Sorry.
51 | Classic Battlestar Galactica
Jan 15 • 12 min
Time to join the rag tag fleet and find a new home away from the Cylons. How well do you remember the classic 1970’s TV series from Glen A Larson? Try your hand at thirty trivia questions in three rounds.
50 | Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire
Jan 8 • 12 min
This week, we’re diving into Book Four of the Harry Potter series. The Defense Against the Dark Arts teacher looks serious, so no goofing around.
49 | Doctor Who
Jan 1 • 13 min
It’s way past time we checked in the the good Doctor and his classic, long-running BBC TV series.
48 | A Christmas Carol
Dec 25, 2019 • 12 min
A Merry Christmas to all! Our episode this week is all about that Charles Dickens classic, A Christmas Carol. Enjoy with your friends and family this fine day.
47 | Quotable Christmas Movies and Specials
Dec 18, 2019 • 13 min
Do your holiday traditions revolve around binge watching classic Christmas movies? Us too! How well can you remember them?
46 | Christmas Traditions Around The World
Dec 11, 2019 • 12 min
How do you celebrate the holidays? It turns out, there are many, many Christmas traditions around the world. This week, we dive into some of the more interesting and unique ones.
45 | Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban
Dec 4, 2019 • 11 min
More Harry Potter? Why not. We still have four more books to go and these are, by far, our most popular episodes. This week, we delve into the third book in the series, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban.
44 | Food and Cooking Around the World
Nov 27, 2019 • 13 min
Who’s hungry? This week is Thanksgiving (here in the US) and we’re heading into the holidays, which means time for big feasts and parties. Let’s kick off the season with thirty fun questions about cooking and food.
43 | Star Trek: Deep Space Nine
Nov 20, 2019 • 13 min
Our third trip into Star Trek and out to the Frontier with Sisko and the crew of Deep Space Nine.
42 | The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy
Nov 13, 2019 • 12 min
It’s episode 42 and we’d be dumber than a Vogon to pass on the chance to do a Hitchhiker’s episode.
41 | World War One
Nov 6, 2019 • 13 min
Honoring Veterans Day (or Armistice Day in the UK and Remembrance Day in Canada) with thirty trivia questions about the first World War or, as it was known at the time, The Great War. The end of that war, November 11, 1918 is celebrated each year as a…
40 | Ghostbusters
Oct 30, 2019 • 11 min
Who are you gonna call? It’s Halloween and time for that comedy-supernatural classic!
39 | Back to the Future
Oct 23, 2019 • 13 min
We’re all going back…to the future this week with trivia questions from one of the most popular time travel movies of all time (no matter what Scott Lang thinks).
38 | Classic Monster Movies
Oct 16, 2019 • 13 min
Time to get your monster on for Halloween. We’re heading back to the classics for some creepy trivia this week.
37 | DC Comics Villains
Oct 9, 2019 • 12 min
We’ve focused all of our comic book episodes on the Marvel Universe, but it’s time for DC to have a little time in the limelight. So we’ve got a whole episode on one of the things DC does best, Villains.
36 | Quotable 1980’s
Oct 2, 2019 • 11 min
It’s been way too long since a Quotable episode. Well, it’s back and it’s all about the 1980’s!
35 | Science Fiction TV
Sep 25, 2019 • 12 min
But not all Science Fiction TV. We’re excluding Star Trek and Doctor Who to give other, less popular shows a chance to shine.
34 | Pirates and Nautical History
Sep 18, 2019 • 12 min
Ahoy mateys! It be International Talk Like A Pirate Day! What better time than to sing some sea shanties, buckle our swashes, and head out to the high seas for some Pirate Trivia.
33 | Scooby-Doo
Sep 11, 2019 • 13 min
Fifty years ago this week, one of the most iconic cartoons debuted and we felt it was high time we join Mystery, Inc. for some Scooby-Doo trivia!
32 | Children’s Literature
Sep 4, 2019 • 13 min
School is back in session for most of the world, and what better way to get kids excited than to run through some Children’s Literature trivia.
31 | Harry Potter & The Chamber of Secrets
Aug 28, 2019 • 12 min
It’s time to head back to Hogwarts with more Harry Potter Trivia. This time, it’s all about Book 2: Harry Potter & The Chamber of Secrets.
30 | Star Trek: The Next Generation
Aug 21, 2019 • 13 min
Thirty episodes! And it’s way past time we hit Star Trek again. This time, it’s the series that brought the franchise back to TV.
29 | Same Name
Aug 14, 2019 • 13 min
This week, we’re doing something different. Each question has two answers that share a name.
28 | The Legend of Zelda
Aug 7, 2019 • 11 min
Grab your sword, hookshot, shield, and korok leaf, it’s time to head into Hyrule, find the Triforce, and rescue Princess Zelda.
27 | The X-Files
Jul 31, 2019 • 12 min
The truth is out there and it’s hidden in thirty X-Files trivia questions in this week’s episode of Dorky Geeky Nerdy Trivia Podcast. Hosted by Blaine Dowler.
26 | Fine Arts
Jul 24, 2019 • 13 min
Break out the paint brushes, chisels, sheet music, and drafting tools, it’s time to get some art in our lives.
25 | Astronomy
Jul 17, 2019 • 13 min
Celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Apollo XI moon landing with some Astronomy trivia.
24 | French Revolution
Jul 10, 2019 • 13 min
This Sunday marks the 230th anniversary of the storming of the Bastille, in Paris, France. A huge moment in the French Revolution.
23 | Spider-Man
Jul 3, 2019 • 13 min
Get ready for Far From Home with thirty trivia questions about everyone’s favorite wall-crawling super hero, Peter Parker aka Spider-Man.
22 | Canada
Jun 26, 2019 • 13 min
This week we’re diving into the history and geography of the Great White North in honor of Canada Day this July 1st.
21 | Pixar
Jun 19, 2019 • 12 min
You’ve got a friend in us. This week, ahead of Toy Story 4, we’re putting up thirty questions about the animation juggernaut, Pixar.
20 | Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone
Jun 12, 2019 • 12 min
Grab your wand and quills and get to class. You don’t want detention with Snape again!
19 | Physics
Jun 8, 2019 • 14 min
Today we’re heading into the beyond with Physics. How well do you know your waves and particles? Dive into thirty trivia questions and see how you score.
18 | X-Men
Jun 5, 2019 • 13 min
Hey Bub, you ready for the X-Men? Join Charles Xavier and the whole crew for some x-tremely x-citing trivia this episode as a run-up to the new movie, X-Men: Dark Phoenix.
17 | The Life and Works of William Shakespeare
Jun 1, 2019 • 13 min
This week we adjourn from the lab and head to the theater. Or theatre, if you prefer. Regardless, we’re all about the life and works of The Bard, William Shakespeare
16 | Godzilla
May 29, 2019 • 15 min
This week we dodge the giant feet and awesome breath of Godzilla and the many monsters that have come with him.
15 | Biology
May 25, 2019 • 14 min
Summer School continues and this week we head over into Biology. Genetics, hierarchies, and fluids, oh my!
14 | The Disney Renaissance
May 22, 2019 • 12 min
With the new Aladdin movie rolling out into the theaters this week, it seemed like a good time to revisit the decade in which Disney Animation got its groove back.
13 | Mathematics
May 18, 2019 • 14 min
Summer is here and it’s no time to let your brain rot. Dorky Geeky Nerdy is here to keep that gray matter working over the break. Today we present thirty questions about the field of Mathematics.
12 | Jaws Franchise
May 15, 2019 • 13 min
Think it’s safe to head back into the water? Summer vacation is at hand (for some people) and that often means a trip to the beach. What better time than now to revisit the classic Spielberg film and its sequels.
11 | 1950’s Sci-Fi Films
May 8, 2019 • 15 min
The Golden Age of Sci-Fi is back! Watch the skies, make sure your neighbor is who they say they are, and beware of radiation in all its forms.
10 | Star Wars: A New Hope
May 1, 2019 • 13 min
A long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away… It’s our tenth episode and that called for something special. Plus, this Saturday is May the Fourth, so it works on multiple levels. Yeah, I’m deep like that.
9 | Marvel’s The Avengers
Apr 24, 2019 • 13 min
The end is near. Or at least, the Endgame is near. This Friday, what appears to be the final Avengers movie rolls into theaters. Who lives? Who dies?
8 | Looney Tunes
Apr 17, 2019 • 13 min
I figured after battling our way through Westeros, it was time for something a little lighter. We could all use a laugh from Bugs, Daffy, Tweety, and the whole gang.
7 | Game of Thrones
Apr 10, 2019 • 12 min
Winter is coming. Or has come. At the very least, the final season of the epic television series rolls out this Friday. Time to bone up on your knowledge of dragons, White Walkers, and Westeros.
6 | Classic Board Games
Apr 3, 2019 • 13 min
Rainy days getting you down? Check the closet and blow the dust off those old, tried and true games from your youth. Just make sure all the pieces are there.
5.5 | Leftover Questions
Apr 1, 2019
We can’t always fit every question we want into a given episode. So those leftovers are stuck in a drawer to be forgotten and unused. At least, until today.
5 | Quotable Whedonverse
Mar 27, 2019 • 14 min
Like snarky dialogue? We’ve got you covered. From Buffy to The Avengers, we love some Joss Whedon.
4 | Lord of the Rings
Mar 20, 2019 • 11 min
Grab your uncle’s mithril shirt, we’re going on an adventure!
3 | 1980’s Video Games
Mar 13, 2019 • 13 min
The 80’s was a transformative time for gaming and chock full of wonderful facts to mine.
2 | Captain Marvel
Mar 6, 2019 • 13 min
The latest Marvel superhero to grace the silver screen comes out this Friday and we’re celebrating the release with a look back at the convoluted history of Captain Marvel.
1 | Star Trek The Original Series
Feb 27, 2019 • 13 min
For many people my age and older, Star Trek was our first geek love. We wanted to sit on the bridge with Kirk, Spock, and McCoy. Go drinking with Scotty, fence with Sulu, trade jokes with Chekov, and sing a song with Uhura.
0 | Hello World
Jan 30, 2019 • 1 min
Our preview episode! Tune in to learn more about what’s coming from Dorky, Geeky, Nerdy.