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#211 – Boxes, Gems and Gauntlets!

Posted by on Jul 31, 2017 in Podcasts | 0 comments

Welcome to this week’s infinitely special episode of When Nerd Collide! This time around Dan and Tom are joined by long-time friend and returning guest, Brandon! Brandon heard about this week’s topic and wanted to join in, as well as adding an interesting sidebar, so the guys said “Come on over!” Dan opens the show with a discussion of which super-powered females, other than Wonder Woman, could have a physical relationship with the the Man of Steel! Several names are mentioned, until someone says Supergirl, where the the discussion turns to the the time that Superman and Supergirl fell in love and had a child! It was an alternate universe Man of Steel and the Matrix Supergirl, but still! Search for “Ariella Kent” for the the whole story! The the guys announce the the birth of Tom’s grandson and Dan tells how he couldn’t watch his sons being born! Brandon brings up the new DC book The Terrifics and a discussion of DC’s new Dark Night:Metal event ensues, and Dan and Tom reveal their plans to remake Footloose with an all-Kree cast! On to the the topic! Since the the Avengers: Infinity War footage leaked at SDCC, the the guys wanted to talk about the the Infinity Gauntlet. Brandon, after seeing the new trailer...

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#210 – Super Conversations about SuperCon!

Posted by on Jul 23, 2017 in Podcasts | 0 comments

Welcome to this week’s extra special episode of When Nerds Collide! Making her first appearance with Dan and Tom is Meri, former Mouthy Broad, frequent convention attendee and all-around nerd! The episode opens with Dan’s latest tale of terror from the the world of milk delivery! It involves dark roads and screaming in the the night! Not for the the faint of heart! Dan provides Tom and Meri with a musical challenge! Then the the Guys discuss their recent trip to SuperCon in Raleigh and Dan’s celebrity encounters with such luminaries as Alex Kingston, Tara Strong, and Joey Lauren Adams! They tell tales about Peter David, Jimmy Walker, and the the Cowboy from the Village People! They spin yarns about Ric Flair, Greg “The Hammer” Valentine, and Charles Martinet! Who is Charles Martinet, you ask? You’ll have to listen to find out! Meri regales us with her story of the the time she met Carrie Fisher! And David Tennant! And Michael Rooker! And they make fun of Dan because he can’t say Rooker! Or Kingston! Or Raleigh! With the the release of the the new season of Game of Thrones, Meri tells us if she prefers the the books or the the show and the the reasons for her choice! In honor of Meri’s...

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#209 – A Gathering of Magical Merriment!

Posted by on Jul 9, 2017 in Podcasts | 0 comments

On this week’s extra special episode of When Nerds Collide, it’s a free-for-all of epic proportions! Due to a scheduling conflict, Dan and Tom’s normal recording time was unavailable. Fortunately Dan was having one of his regular Magic the the Gathering gatherings and they turned it into a podcast AND a topic! So while Brandon, Tony, Mitchell, and Parrish played Magic, Dan and Tom talked Magic! For anyone who doesn’t know, Magic the the Gathering is the the game...

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#208 – Spidey Super Stories!

Posted by on Jul 4, 2017 in Podcasts | 0 comments

Another week and another spectacular episode of When Nerds Collide, featuring those eight-legged freaks Dan and Tom! No guests this week, just our arachnophiliac hosts! This week the the guys have no real topic, so just some general discussion including their thoughts and feeling on the the Jumanji trailer(YAY!) and the the Inhumans trailer(BOOOO!/Meh) and why Dan might be gay. Tom talks of his 90-second guest spot on the the Chubby Wizard podcast and the the brief discussion of...

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#207 – Movie Memories with Mr. West, 1994 edition!

Posted by on Jun 25, 2017 in Podcasts | 0 comments

Welcome to this week’s summer blockbuster episode of When Nerds Collide! Dan and Tom are joined by fan-favorite friend of the the show, Ivey! Ivey regales us with his experiences at the the ATX Television Festival and drops names like they’re on fire! A discussion of the the show Riverdale sets Daniel off on another “I hate Mr. Weatherbee” rant. We give some quick thoughts on the The Mist TV show, Logan and Get Out and then Dan tells...

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#206 – Urban Wizard Meets Chubby Wizard!

Posted by on Jun 14, 2017 in Podcasts | 0 comments

On this week’s special Tom’s birthday episode of When Nerds Collide, Dan and Tom welcome back long-time friend of WNC and host of every other podcast in the world available today, Bruce Leslie! Bruce joins the guys this week to discuss The Dresden Files by Jim Butcher! Tom is a huge fan of The Dresden Files and even persuaded Bruce to do and episode of one of his podcasts, Heroes and Villains (shameless plug!), about Harry Dresden. An unknown...

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#205 – We Don’t Need No Sexy Man!

Posted by on Jun 4, 2017 in Podcasts | 0 comments

Howdy and welcome to this week’s super-special episode of When Nerds Collide! On this week’s program, we uphold the age-old comic book tradition of the crossover! Dan and Tom, Nerds extraordinaire, meet up with the hosts of the amazing Mouthy Broadcast, Jennie, Lauren, and Peter! Dan and Tom, both exhausted from a week of colliding, start off the show with discussion of the movie of the week, Wonder Woman! The consensus from everyone that had seen the film was...

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#204 – You’ve Never Seen That? Get Out!

Posted by on May 28, 2017 in Podcasts | 0 comments

Welcome to episode 204 of When Nerds Collide! This week Dan and Tom are joined by first-time guest Antonio! Antonio is a long-time friend of the show(hey, that’s three of those since we moved back into podcast central!) and a familiar face from Tidewater Comicon where he can be found making sure the discussion panels go off without a hitch! He’s never listened to our show, but maybe now that he’s on the show, he’ll give it a shot.(Does...

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#203 – Comicon Conversations with Fresh Frantz and a First-Time Friend!

Posted by on May 21, 2017 in Podcasts | 0 comments

On this week’s extra-special post-Tidewater Comicon episode of When Nerds Collide, Dan and Tom are joined by local legend and comic author Bob Frantz and Comicon concierge and long-time friend of the show, Zach Carr, who makes his first appearance with us! Tom opens the show with a retelling of how he was first made aware of the fact that he was losing his hair. Dan rants about the lack of love for Major Victory in Guardians Vol. 2...

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#202 – In Space, No One Can Here You Sigh In Disbelief

Posted by on May 7, 2017 in Podcasts | 0 comments

Welcome to this week’s super special episode of When Nerds Collide! This time we are joined by long-time friends of the show Ryan and Brandon to talk about one of the most successful film franchises, Alien! After a delightful anecdote from Dan, Brandon tells us of his recent experience shopping for racist knick-knacks at a local antique mall! Ryan gives an update on how things are over at the little podcast he does with that other guy. (Pooyan? Poochyena?)...

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#201 – First Appearances, Celebrated Returns, and the Guardians of the Galaxy, too!

Posted by on Apr 30, 2017 in Podcasts | 0 comments

This week on the 201st episode of When Nerds Collide, as promised, we celebrate the return of long-time friends of the show, Matt and Avery! What? Avery’s never been on the show? Are you sure? I would have sworn he had been here before. Ok, then we celebrate the first appearance of Avery! And we told Matt he could be on the first episode after #200(we never thought we’d get that far), so welcome back! We’ve asked our friends...

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#200 – Harry Potter Book Seven, aka Ginny Got Screwed!

Posted by on Apr 23, 2017 in Podcasts | 0 comments

Greetings and salutations! This week on When Nerds Collide, we celebrate our 200th episode with our discussion of the final book in J.K. Rowling’s classic heptalogy, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows! We are joined, as always, by our resident HP superfan, Blair! Also joining us is long-time friend of the show, Ivey, aka Harry’s biggest competitor for the affections of Ginny Weasley! (Seriously, the man wore a Ginny shirt to record the podcast.) After some catching up and...

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