Pages Navigation Menu

Two fan boys and two long time friends talking about everything that's nerdtastic!

Recent From

Popular Posts

Most Recent Articles

#192 – What’s the Story With Rogue One?

Posted by on Jan 26, 2017 in Podcasts | 0 comments

*spoilers* On this very special bonus episode of When Nerds Collide, Dan and Tom talk about the Star Wars prequel that no one hates, Rogue One! Spoiler warning in effect for this episode! We start with a discussion on the pro and cons of CGI actors in films and what it holds for the future. Dan reveals how this film reignited his passion for Darth Vader and Tom tells why he thinks the film should have been an hour longer. We try to remember the names of all the characters in the movie and talk about the similarity in the female leads in the Star Wars films in general. Finally, we tell why Alan Tudyk is the best man in Hollywood today. And a quiz! So crawl under your fake rock and give a listen!     Go buy Kirby Krackle’s music! Tidewater Comic Con!   http://media.blubrry.com/whennerdscollide/p/whennerdscollide.net/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/rouge.mp3Podcast: Play in new window |...

Read More

#191-Turtles and Pandas and Nerds, oh my!

Posted by on Jan 22, 2017 in Podcasts | 0 comments

On this week’s very special episode of When Nerds Collide, we welcome back longtime friend of the show, Rachel Pandich to help us talk about the cultural phenomenon that is the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles! Since it’s been a while, we do some catching up with Rachel and what’s been going on with her. (Apparently, she has an affinity for comic book creators.) Then, on to our topic! Each of us reveals our first memories of the Turtles, the comics, the cartoons, the films, the toys, and the video games. Before the episode, Rachel re-watched the third film and reads us the notes she took during the viewing, including the quality of the puppetry, the choreography, and the acting! So grab a slice and give a listen! Enjoy our show? Give us a good review on ITunes! Check out our Twitter and Facebook stuff! Leave us a voicemail! See what’s up with Rachel at www.Racheldpanda.Tumblr.com! Also, Rachel is getting married and and YOU can help out with the cost of said wedding here: https://www.honeyfund.com/wedding/rachelandmaxwedding Here’s the info for the Dave and Busters Anime trivia night this month! And get your tickets to the BAM anime and toy convention and the 2017 Tidewater Comic con! Thanks as always to Kirby Krackle for the use of...

Read More

#190 – Happy 2017! We’re still here!

Posted by on Jan 8, 2017 in Podcasts | 0 comments

Happy New Year! On this very special pre-blizzard episode of When Nerds Collide, Dan and Tom play catch up after being away for the holidays! They discuss the movies the saw (or didn’t) such as Rogue One, Moana, Fantastic Beasts, Dr. Strange and The Magnificent Seven. Then the guys bring up the Dr. Who Christmas Special – The Return of Dr. Mysterio and reminisce about Christmas Specials past (ah, River Song). Tom, quite unaware of the current Sinbad kerfuffle,...

Read More

#189- A nerdy Chirstmas

Posted by on Dec 18, 2016 in Podcasts, Uncategorized | 0 comments

On this festive episode we bring to you a plenty of holiday topics! Dan brings a list of 12 holiday themed comics from comicbook.com! So you can find these issues and and feel the holiday spirit! After that we Chris is back in studio to give you the last of his Christmas tips! So you have enough time to find these wonderful presents for someone you know. Tom’s turn consists of……you guessed it! A quiz! The “Not-so-holiday quiz. Do...

Read More

#188 – We don’t need no stinking topic!

Posted by on Dec 11, 2016 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

On this week’s somewhat special episode of When Nerds Collide, we are joined by two friends of the show, Chris and Andrew! And as you can tell by the title, we’ve got no topic! Just pure off-the-cuff conversation. What do we talk about? Daniel warns us off of Kevin Smith’s newest “film”, YOGA HOSERS, and we agree that Connery as Bond still holds up (despite all the misogyny). We discuss religious artifacts from an unnamed source of entertainment. We...

Read More

#187 – Robert Pope

Posted by on Dec 5, 2016 in Podcasts | 0 comments

An amazing interview with animator, artist, and new pal, Robert Pope! http://media.blubrry.com/whennerdscollide/p/whennerdscollide.net/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/pope.mp3Podcast: Play in new window |...

Read More

#186 – Whats up, Docs?

Posted by on Nov 27, 2016 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

On this week’s very special episode of When Nerds Collide, the guys start to slide back into the groove, just in time for Thanksgiving!(or just after, whatever.) Dan starts the show with his thoughts on the animated masterpiece Adventure Time and Tom agrees with those thoughts! Also, James Bond is brought into the discussion. They talk Dresden Files again (maybe they should do a Dresden episode?). For the holiday, they cook up a Thanksgiving-themed This or That and finally,this...

Read More

#185 – The Nerds Are Back In Town!

Posted by on Nov 15, 2016 in Podcasts | 0 comments

On this week’s very VERY special episode, they’re back! After an unexpected hiatus, Dan and Tom are back behind the microphones, creating sheer pleasure for your ear holes! No topic for the guys this week, just catching up on stuff that happened over the past several weeks, including the release of Dr. Strange in theaters! We also discuss how we feel about too  much skin at comic cons! And not just one but TWO quizzes! Give a listen, but...

Read More

#184 – Paper Clips? Hair Clips? Money Clips? Nope! Nope! Nope!

Posted by on Nov 6, 2016 in Podcasts | 0 comments

On this week’s very special episode of When Nerds Collide, we present to you the very best(?) moments of When Nerds Collide! Still trying to regroup from an assault by Mother Nature, Dan and Tom felt bad that there was no Nerdy goodness in your lives. So here, with the help of some loyal listeners, is a plethora of clips and bits guaranteed satisfy your appetite for lame humor and pointless conversation! Discover the origin of our fascination with...

Read More

#183 – Mime your own business, geek!

Posted by on Oct 29, 2016 in Podcasts | 0 comments

On this week’s very special episode of When Nerds Collide, Dan and Tom indulge in a bit of self-indulgent discussion about one of their favorite topics, mimes! They discuss who is better, Marcel Marceau or Robert Shields. Dan does his best impression of Silent bob and reenacts Nosferatu in time for Halloween! The discuss the success of mime group Mummenschanz and their appearance on The Muppet Show. They talk about their favorite Pokemon, Mr. Mime. And finally, they ask...

Read More

#182 – Obsess much, nerd?

Posted by on Oct 16, 2016 in Podcasts | 0 comments

On this week’s very extra special, pre-Hurricane edition of When Nerds Collide, we are joined by returning compadres of the show, ludibriologist Brandon and discophile Rob! This time around, we talk about collecting! Toys, stamps, coins, whatever, we discuss what drives us to buy things and then buy more things and then more and more until our living space overflows with such detritus that we can no longer…sorry, where was I? Oh yeah, why we collect things and what...

Read More

#181 – Harry Potter and What Should Have Been The Cave Of Shadows

Posted by on Oct 2, 2016 in Podcasts | 0 comments

On this week’s very special episode of When Nerds Collide, we cover the penultimate chapter of the Harry Potter sequence, Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince! Our resident Potter pal, Blair, joins us along with her friend and new friend of the show, Karen! Karen may be a bigger Potter fan than Blair! We discuss some current nerd happenings and then, presto, right into this week topic. We let Karen establish her HP cred (and it’s impressive), we talk...

Read More