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#195 – Random Rantings and Ryan Returns with Impressive Impressions!

Posted by on Feb 19, 2017 in Podcasts | 0 comments

Welcome to episode 195 of When Nerds Collide! After a week off due to illness, we remount the mic’s and are joined once again by unofficial Collider Ryan! With only the loosest of plans, the show ranges around to a variety of topics including shouted movie catch-phrases, the upcoming Marvel reboot, which leads into why Fox needs to reboot the X-Men franchise, and our feelings on minority characters in comics and Marvel’s heavy-handed attempts to bring diversity and inclusion to it’s comic heroes. As always, we finish up with the quiz, this week an homage to Dan’s birthday! So sit down ans listen up! PLEASE check out our Facebook page! Please read our Tweets! Please review and rate us on ITunes! I said please! Don’t make me come out there! Check out Ryan at FilmFad! He does a podcast,...

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#194 – BAM! Kick It Up A Notch!

Posted by on Feb 5, 2017 in Podcasts | 0 comments

On this week’s extra EXTRA special episode of When Nerds Collide, Dan and Tom record LIVE from the first annual BAM! Anime and Toy Show. Dan walked around the show with his fancy recording program and they made a running commentary of the entire show as well as conversations with friends of the show and interviews with actress Veronica Taylor, the original voice of Ash on Pokemon, and artist par excellence Tim Shinn! We talked to the man behind Rumble and roar wand makers and The team behind the card game Peasant Buffet over at Wargi studios! ┬áStill with all the junior high humor you’ve come to expect! So break out your Japanese translation book and give a listen! Hey! Give us a 5 star rating on ITunes! Yeah, I’m tellin’ you to do it! No more polite requests!...

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#193 – Those Marvelous Multi-Hued Lanterns!

Posted by on Jan 29, 2017 in Podcasts | 0 comments

On this week’s very special episode of When Nerds Collide, Dan and Tom are joined by returning friend of the show Brandon to explore the hypothetical scenario of which Marvel characters could be members of DC’s Lantern Corps, and which color they would represent! First, our usual chit-chat including video games that take control of your console and what we think of some of the new animated shows like Voltron and Justice League Action! Daniel presents the weirdest responses found on dating apps(cue the sexy music). And then, what you’ve all been waiting for, the nerd talk! The guys explain the concept behind the emotional spectrum in DC Comics and relate which Marvel heroes and villains could wield the rings( or vomit blood or whatever). Then they wrap it up with some ideas from other friends of the show....

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#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...

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#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...

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#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, brings up the The Mandela Effect. The guys celebrate their victorious victory at the Dave and Buster’s Star Wars Trivia Night (along with unofficial third member of WNC, Ryan)! Finally, a brief overview of the Star Trek Axanar lawsuit and it’s history is presented. The first episode of 2017 is in the can, so snuggle up and give it a...

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