About the show

Nerd Overload is your weekly geek culture show! Sam Dunham, Cody Pinnick, Samantha Cross, and Josh Harrison provide all of the video game, comic book, TV, film and all around pop culture news and reviews... with a side of comedy!

Nerd Overload on social media

Episodes and Blog Entries

  • Episode 262 - Harley Quinn: Birds of Prey Spoilercast!

    Episode  |  February 17th, 2020  |  Season 3  |  24 mins 48 secs
    geek, nerd overload podcast, wzmo

    This week, we fight through technical difficulties to bring you a slightly spoilerific review of Harley Quinn: Birds of Prey!

  • Episode 261 - Super Bowl Shuffle

    Episode  |  February 10th, 2020  |  Season 3  |  1 hr 3 mins
    geek, nerd overload podcast, wzmo

    This week, our nerdy crew shuffle through a myriad of Super Bowl LIV commercials and trailers AND MORE!

  • Episode 260 - I Would Like To Buy The Child

    Episode  |  February 3rd, 2020  |  Season 3  |  1 hr 5 mins
    geek, nerd overload podcast, wzmo

    This week, we talk about Hot Toy's new $350 screen-accurate Baby Yoda, the Animal Crossing-theme Nintendo Switch, the disappearance of EA's iOS Tetris game, the issues with Warcraft 3, Star Trek: Picard and the problem with modern Trek AND MORE!

  • Episode 259 - Sports Overload

    Episode  |  January 27th, 2020  |  Season 3  |  57 mins 26 secs
    geek, nerd overload podcast, wzmo

    This week, we discuss the Witcher Netflix animated film announcement, Joel McHale joining the cast of Mortal Kombat Legends, Apu's retirement, Captain Marvel 2 updates, then we get taken out to the ball game as Sam's dad Greg fills us in on some hi-tech cheating in baseball.

  • Episode 258 - That's An Anime

    Episode  |  January 20th, 2020  |  Season 3  |  55 mins 33 secs
    geek, nerd overload podcast, wzmo

    On this week's episode, we discuss the new Morbius trailer, Scott Derrickson leaving Marvel's Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness, Taika Waititi in talks to directs a Star Wars film, a couple of video game delays, and Byleth's reveal in Super Smash Brothers Ultimate, as well as review the films Joker and Yesterday, talk about Ohayocon 2020 AND MORE!

  • Episode 257 - Slowpoke Has Cradle Cap

    Episode  |  January 13th, 2020  |  Season 3  |  1 hr 6 mins
    geek, nerd overload podcast, wzmo

    This week, our intrepid Pokémon trainers go over the new DLC for Pokémon Sword & Shield, as well as the newest trailers for Birds of Prey and New Mutants, some DC and Marvel casting news, College Humor's closure AND MORE!

  • Episode 256 - Obligatory Star Wars Episode IX: The Rise of Skywalker Episode

    Episode  |  January 6th, 2020  |  Season 3  |  1 hr 11 secs
    geek, nerd overload podcast, wzmo

    On this week's episode, we dive deep into Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker, as well as review The Witcher on Netflix, The Mandalorian on Disney+, Harley Quinn on DC Universe, Steven Universe: Future on Cartoon Network, and Cats in Sam's nightmares!

  • Episode 255 - Pre-Star Wars Jitters

    Episode  |  December 23rd, 2019  |  Season 3  |  1 hr 4 mins
    geek, nerd overload podcast, wzmo

    This week, our hosts discuss this year's Video Game Awards, including trailers for Bravely Default 2, the Xbox Series-X, Hellblade 2, Ghosts of Tsushima, Wolf Among Us 2, and, more importantly, Green Day's performance, as well as go over the new set photos of Bill & Ted Face the Music and the second He-Man series for Netflix. All this PLUS... some wildly speculative guesses at Star Wars Episode IX: The Rise of Skywalker!

  • Episode 254 - Gozer's New Final Form Is A Funko Pop

    Episode  |  December 16th, 2019  |  Season 3  |  59 mins 35 secs
    geek, nerd overload podcast, wzmo

    This week, we discuss the new trailer for Ghostbuster: Afterlife AND MORE!

  • Episode 253 - James Bond VS Frankenstein's Monster

    Episode  |  December 9th, 2019  |  Season 3  |  57 mins 5 secs
    geek, nerd overload podcast, wzmo

    This week, we discuss the newest trailers for James Bond: No Time to Die, Marvel's Black Widow and the CW's Crisis on Infinite Earths miniseries, wax nostalgic about Playstation's 25th anniversary, highlight the new updates to Mario Maker 2 AND MORE!

  • Episode 252 - Ssssmokin'

    Episode  |  November 25th, 2019  |  Season 3  |  54 mins 16 secs
    geek, nerd overload podcast, wzmo

    SOMEBODY STOP US! This week, Sam and Josh ramble about the rumors of a sequel to The Mask (that's not Son of Mask), Amazon's Lord of the Rings getting a season 2 BEFORE season 1 premiers, and the new Cats trailer, as well as reviews of the first two episodes of The Mandalorian and Pokémon Sword and Shield!

  • Episode 251 - Complain It Into Reality

    Episode  |  November 18th, 2019  |  Season 3  |  59 mins 31 secs
    geek, nerd overload podcast, wzmo

    This week, we discuss the updated Sonic the Hedgehog trailer, Disney+'s (mis)treatment of The Simpsons, trailers for Pixar's Soul and DC Universe's Harley Quinn, Marvel What If AND MORE!

  • Episode 250 - Smash Is For Good Boys And Girls

    Episode  |  November 11th, 2019  |  Season 3  |  1 hr 2 mins
    geek, nerd overload podcast, wzmo

    HEY! C'MON! This week, we talk about the recently-added Terry Bogard in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, the Pokemon Sword and Shield leaks, Blizzcon 2019 announcements like Diablo 4 and Overwatch 2, some Spider-Man: Into the Spiderverse 2 speculation (including Supaiderman and Leopardon!), as well as review The Outer Worlds, Dolemite Is My Name, The Lighthouse AND MORE!

  • Super Monkey Ball Banana Blitz HD (Switch) [Review]

    Article  |  October 29th, 2019
    By Cody Pinnick
    review, super monkey ball banana blitz hd

    A review of the Nintendo Switch game Super Monkey Ball Banana Blitz by SEGA.

  • Episode 249 - Obligatory Halloween Episode

    Episode  |  October 28th, 2019  |  Season 3  |  57 mins 5 secs
    geek, nerd overload podcast, wzmo

    SPOOKY TIMES, EVERYONE! This week, our usual gang of creeps discusses the final Star Wars Episode IX trailer, Adventure Time heading to HBO, the Fallout 76 $100 per year bug fix, John Cho and the future of the live-action Cowboy Bebop show, classic comic series Bone is getting an animation deal through Netflix AND MORE!

  • Photo Gallery: The Cosplay (And More) of Wizard World Columbus 2019

    Article  |  October 26th, 2019
    By Sam Dunham
    cosplay, photo gallery, wizard world

    Photo gallery from Wizard World Columbus 2019!