Few podcasts have received as many awards and accolades as Dan Carlin’s Hardcore History has, making it the history podcast top reference.
Dan Carlin is a political commentator and actor who began hosting this podcast in 2006. It is an unprecedented show that has managed to gain the attention of a broad audience since it began broadcasting.
Each episode of this pod can be approximately five hours long, worth your attention every minute, especially considering it launches about two episodes per year. However, Dan Carlin has proven that podcast leadership is possible, even with unusual length and frequency.
The show has an exceptional production, which makes an immersive experience in different periods and places of the world. Most of the content is free, but paid options are available too.
This is a podcast for history lovers, wherein in each saga, you will find a different approach to an event in world history.
You cannot miss ‘The Wrath of the Khan’ (episodes 43-47). This has been undoubtedly the most acclaimed saga, and for a good reason: it portrays the military and imperial talent of the Mongol leader Temüjin prodigiously.
Country: United States
Episodes count: 15
Average duration: 5 hours - Irregular
Frequency: Twice a year