Binge-worthy Fiction Podcasts

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Podcasts are incredibly popular these days and the best part is that you can enjoy them from the luxury apartments of Kansas City, MO in City Place at Westport without ever having to leave home!

There’s something for everyone — from news to true crime podcasts. Fiction podcasts have also gained momentum. For those looking for an intriguing escape into the world of binge-worthy fiction podcasts, here are a few worth exploring:

Welcome to Night Vale

One of the first fiction-based podcasts to come onto the scene, Welcome to Night Vale was introduced in 2015. This mystery series takes place in a fictional town called Night Vale and captures the attention of listeners with the strange happenings that occur there. Presented by a group of skilled radio actors, Welcome to Night Vale creates an intriguing atmosphere in a desert town by way of reporting everything from the perspective of the Sheriff’s Secret Police.

Homecoming

Offering a rollercoaster ride of thrilling events, Homecoming keeps the listener guessing from the first episode. Famous actors such as Catherine Keener and David Schwimmer lend their voices to create a fast-paced fictional account of an experimental program that works with soldiers suffering from PTSD. The story unfolds through the use of phone calls, psychotherapy sessions, and live conversations.

Wolverine: The Long Night

For fans of anything Marvel Comics, Wolverine: The Long Night is the perfect podcast. Based on Marvel’s popular Wolverine character, this tale follows two special agents who are investigating  unusual deaths in a small town in Alaska. Presented as a police-based drama, this gripping podcast is filled with twists and turns. Fans can also keep the intrigue going with a second series entitled Wolverine: The Lost Trail. 

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