A Pod Has No Name

A Pod Has No Name…but it does have analysis and theories! A rotation of hosts including Shane Sullivan, Dave Pfendt, Tom Stinson, and some of your other favorites from the Painted Lines family of podcasts talk all things fantasy.  From Game of Thrones to His Dark Materials, from books to TV shows and movies, we have you covered.  Expect everything from discussion of plot points, character arcs, symbolism, and reactions, to all of the crazy things that can happen in a fantasy world.  As with all of the other podcasts on the TPL podcast network, we hope you join us!

A Pod Has No Name: Dalinar’s Visions and Kaladin’s Riddles

Another week, another episode of A Pod Has No Name! This week Shane and Tom read chapters 19 through 25 of The Way of Kings. A lot...

A Pod Has No Name: Chasmfiends, Highstorms & Visions

Alright, ladies and gentlemen, your two favorite podcast hosts are back with another episode of A Pod Has No Name. On this weeks episode, Shane and Tom...

A Pod Has No Name: Through Part One of TWoK

On the latest episode of A Pod Has No Name, Shane and Tom recap and react to part one and the interludes of The Way of Kings....

A Pod Has No Name: Onto the Shattered Plains

After announcing our The Way of Kings read-through last week, we're now through the first five chapters! Cenn, Kaladin, and Shallan gave us some great world-building chapters that...

A Pod Has No Name: 2020 Kicks Off With The Way of Kings!

Ladies and gentlemen, small folk and highborn alike, gather 'round! A few weeks ago APHNN wrapped up its His Dark Materials coverage. To kickoff 2020 we're announcing...

A Pod Has No Name: The His Dark Materials Finale Delivers the Goods

Five months ago in June, APHNN host Tom Stinson had the idea to podcast on the His Dark Materials series. Three books, one season of HBO television, and many...

A Pod Has No Name: Bolvangar Comes as Advertised

On this week's episode of A Pod Has No Name, Shane and Tom react to episode six of His Dark Materials. Since first reading the Bolvangar chapters...

A Pod Has No Name: The Gyptians Find Out What Happens at Bolvangar

Can you believe we're already five episodes through the His Dark Materials season? This fifth episode was the gangs favorite thus far, and Shane, Tom, and Dave...

A Pod Has No Name: His Dark Materials Gets the Team Together

After 3 hours of world building and character development, Armour is the episode that finally gives the fans what they want! A musical number by Lee Scoresby! Not! Tom (@tomds215) &...

A Pod Has No Name: His Dark Materials Prepares to Take Us North

The third episode of His Dark Materials was perhaps the strongest one yet. Some powerful scenes from Lyra, Ma Costa, and John Faa headlined the show, while characters like Farder...

A Pod Has No Name: His Dark Materials Starts to Take Some Creative Liberties

The second episode of His Dark Materials started to show the first signs of diversion from the source material. Some very minor changes were made, and our...

A Pod Has No Name: His Dark Materials Premier Sets the Stage

It's finally here! The His Dark Materials premier aired this week after much anticipation on our end. Dave leads the podcast off with a solo introduction, his observations,...