2023 Awards and Festivals Roundup

It’s the 2023 awards season for fiction podcasts, and we are so proud of all our amazing shows taking home their well-deserved laurels! We are so excited to see the continued development of the awards and festival options to celebrate fiction podcasts. Here’s a roundup of all the shows on the network that have nominated, won, attended, and more!

THE CALL OF CTHULHU MYSTERY PROGRAM

NJ Web Fest 2023
Nominated: Outstanding Horror/Thriller (Audio Drama), Outstanding Actual Play, Best Series Premise of a Narrative Fiction Podcast, Best Anthology, Best Action Sound Design of a Narrative Fiction Podcast, Best Sound Design of an Actual Play, Best Editing of a Narrative Fiction Podcast, Best Editing of an Actual Play, Best Cover Art, Best Original Music in an Actual Play

THE CRITSHOW

2023 Indy Podcast Award Winner: Best Comedy Podcast

2023 Indy Podcast Award Winner: Best Games/Hobby Podcast

CURIOUS MATTER ANTHOLOGY

Los Angeles Motion Picture Festival
Winner: Best Podcast Mark Twain Award 2023

International Media Festival of Wales 2023

Sydney Web Fest 2023

Catalyst Content Festival 2023

Baltimore Next Media Web Fest 2023

Los Angeles Motion Picture Festival 2023 
Award Winner

Apulia Web Fest 2023

T.O. Webfest 2023

Sensei Film Fest 2023
Nominee

Cusco Webfest 2023

Signal Awards 2023
Winner: Best Indie Podcast

GREATER BOSTON

NJ Webfest 2023
Nominated: Best Writing
Winner: Best Lead Performance (James Olivia) and Outstanding Fantasy (Audio Drama)

HUMAN-B-GON

NJ Webfest 2023
Winner: Best Writing and Best Director (Audio Drama)

Winner of 6 2023 COLA Awards

LONDON AFTER MIDNIGHT

Swedish International Film Festival 2023
Winner: Best Audio Drama

Movieplay International Film Festival 2023
Winner: Best Audio Drama

THE SECRET OF ST KILDA

Cusco WebFest 2023
Nominated: Best Audio Drama

NJ Webfest 2023

WHERE THE STARS FELL

Cusco Webfest 2023

LA Webfest 2023
Nominated: Best Drama and Best Writing (Audio Drama)

NJ Web Fest 2023
Nominated: Outstanding Fantasy (Audio Drama) and Best Supporting Performance (Sarah Price)

Baltimore Web Fest 2023

Sydney Web Fest 2023

New Zealand Web Fest 2023

Edit 10/10/23: The Web Fest World Cup rankings for Audio Fiction have been released for the current period! We are so excited that Fawx and Stallion is ranked #10, The Call of Cthulhu Mystery Program is ranked #22, Where the Stars Fell and The Secret of St. Kilda are tied for #24, and HUMAN-B-GON and Greater Boston are tied for #25!