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The Geek Bracket is a five-round podcast where three players compete to earn the most points and be the winner of that week’s Geek Bracket. Players choose from categories on the following topics as well as a monthly rotating category created by a special guest expert for that month’s brackets.

Television – Anything occurring on Television
Theatre – Includes Movies, Plays, and Musicals
Literature – Including Novels through the present day
Popular Literature – Including Anime, Comics, and other popular or serial fictions
Gaming – Includes Video, Tabletop, and VR
Music – Includes Popular, Instrumental, and Classical
Innovations – In Technology, Business, and Architecture
Sports – Any League, Discipline, or Genre

Players play a Lightning Round of general knowledge questions in the above categories as well as six of the nine categories for that week. Players can also bet points they’ve earned on a Double-Up list (placing a list of five things in order) and a hyper-challenging two-part Final Bet to outsmart their opponents and be named that week’s winner!

Guests on the show are competing in a year-long tournament where the top competitors walk away with over $500 in prizes. Tune in every week to see how our contestants do on The Geek Bracket!

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    • 5.0 • 9 Ratings

The Geek Bracket is a five-round podcast where three players compete to earn the most points and be the winner of that week’s Geek Bracket. Players choose from categories on the following topics as well as a monthly rotating category created by a special guest expert for that month’s brackets.

Television – Anything occurring on Television
Theatre – Includes Movies, Plays, and Musicals
Literature – Including Novels through the present day
Popular Literature – Including Anime, Comics, and other popular or serial fictions
Gaming – Includes Video, Tabletop, and VR
Music – Includes Popular, Instrumental, and Classical
Innovations – In Technology, Business, and Architecture
Sports – Any League, Discipline, or Genre

Players play a Lightning Round of general knowledge questions in the above categories as well as six of the nine categories for that week. Players can also bet points they’ve earned on a Double-Up list (placing a list of five things in order) and a hyper-challenging two-part Final Bet to outsmart their opponents and be named that week’s winner!

Guests on the show are competing in a year-long tournament where the top competitors walk away with over $500 in prizes. Tune in every week to see how our contestants do on The Geek Bracket!

    The Future of The Geek Bracket

    The Future of The Geek Bracket

    A temporary episode to explain why new episodes of The Geek Bracket have not been coming out and when to expect new content on this feed.

    • 3 min
    "August" Semi-Finals

    "August" Semi-Finals

    The Semi-Finalists:

    Elliot Raff - @raff_sputin
    Svea D
    Eric Neuenschwander - @E_Newey

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    The Categories:

    A '97 McLachlin Single
    Five-Ring Circuits
    Hallowed Hall
    Hard and Soft Magics
    Picture Perfect
    Pitt and Jolie's Last Name
    7, 10, 13, 15
    Situationally Acceptable
    What a Twist!

    The PYL Round in Gaming: Excluding DLC, name up to six of the nine fighters that come from non-Nintendo IPs in the SSB series. You may not name a character from the same IP more than once.

    • 1 hr 10 min
    Thus Begins the Hate Draft Portion

    Thus Begins the Hate Draft Portion

    Today's Contestants:

    Zeb Stokes - @stokescommaz
    Svea
    Dalton Grimes - @Ctrl_DALT_Dlt

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    Today's Categories:

    A Historic Occurance
    Brought Into English
    Extra Cold
    Fun For All
    Not Rocking the Boat
    Sagan Show, Adjacent
    Ten Plus
    We Stan
    When You're Here...

    The Press Your Luck Round, in Literature: Name any six of the eleven most check-out books in the history of the New York Public Library according to their 125th Anniversary post on the topic.

    • 1 hr 13 min
    Episode 22 - Mistakes Have Been Made...

    Episode 22 - Mistakes Have Been Made...

    Today's Contestants are:

    Jonathan Blaise
    Eric Neuenschwander - @E_Newey
    Jarrod Williams - @JarrodKWilliams

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    Today's Categories:

    Another Strong Category
    Big Broadcasts
    From the Heights
    In the Scrum
    Not Past or Present
    Snaps
    Turn of the Century
    Usually Graded
    Vibrant Company

    The Press Your Luck Round, in Science: According to a 2015 update, there are seven Kingdoms into which all life on earth can been classified. Name up to six of them.

    • 1 hr 1 min
    I Know a Snorboarder...

    I Know a Snorboarder...

    Today's Contestants:

    Philip Phelps
    Elliot Raff - @raff_sputin
    Connor Guarino - @MakFatherGaming

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    The Categories:

    A Global Endeavor
    Back Behind Again
    Before They Were Stars
    Competing for Views
    Gotta Go Fast
    Language of the Zeiteist
    Like Whitman's
    Poetic
    Sherwin-Williams Slogan

    The Press Your Luck Round in Sports: Excluding the two Heavyweight classes, name any six of the other seven weight divisions in the UFC (male or female).

    • 59 min
    Guest Expert - Carmela Smith (LGBTQ+ Pride Month)

    Guest Expert - Carmela Smith (LGBTQ+ Pride Month)

    Welcome to The Geek Bracket's Guest Expert Interviews!

    Today's Expert for June's LGBTQ People in Media Topic:

    Carmela Smith (@TWA1stLady), Part of the Oakes Media Group!

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    Today's Topics are:

    LGBTQ+ Staged Theatre
    LGBTQ+ Animated Television
    LGBTQ+ Musicians
    LGBTQ+ Sportspersons
    LGBTQ+ Comic Characters
    AND
    What questions weren't you able to get to on this month's topic?

    • 1 hr 5 min

Customer Reviews

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9 Ratings

9 Ratings

YoClayton ,

Mindercize!

What a great way to keep my mind active on the way to work! Love this trivia show!

sleep2826 ,

A great competitive trivia podcast worth the listen!

A great competitive trivia podcast worth the listen!

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