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  • Episode 417 - How Vision Got His Groove Back

    Episode  |  May 27th, 2024  |  Season 3  |  56 mins 36 secs
    comic books, geek, larp, movies, nerd, nerd overload, news, pop culture, tabletop games, video games, wzmo

    This week, our intrepid explorers of pop culture discuss Jenny Nicholson's deep dive into Disney's Star Wars Galactic Starcruiser, the Planet of the Apes franchise, Delicious in Dungeon, the new Beetlejuice Beetlejuice trailer, 1313 (the unnecessary, grim-and-gritty Munster reboot), Agatha All Along and The Vision MCU show release dates, the return of MultiVersus AND MORE!

  • Episode 416 - Skateboardin' and Wrasslin' w/ BJ from Skate Ohio!

    Episode  |  May 14th, 2024  |  Season 3  |  52 mins 27 secs
    comic books, geek, larp, movies, nerd, nerd overload, news, pop culture, tabletop games, video games, wzmo

    This week, we are joined once again by Nerd Overload superfan BJ Price, who tells us a bit about his nonprofit Skate Ohio and some of the amazing things they are doing in the community, then deep dive into topics such as Microsoft closing many of their subsidiary game studios like Tango Gameworks and Arcane Austin, how streaming services are slowly morphing back into cable, and give mini reviews of The Attitude Era Podcast, Unfrosted, Hanna-Barbera live-action films, Soft Ground Wrestling AND MORE!

  • Episode 415 - High Energy

    Episode  |  April 29th, 2024  |  Season 3  |  1 hr 1 min
    comic books, geek, larp, movies, nerd, nerd overload, news, pop culture, tabletop games, video games, wzmo

    It's an all Check 'Em Out day here at Nerd Overload, where we ramble about topics such as Digimon, 4 Kids TV, Lufia III: The Legend Returns, Arzette: The Jewel of Faramore, Shin Megami Tensei: Devil Children, Amazon's Fallout show, Dave the Diver, Late Night with the Devil, just about all of Star Trek AND MORE! Get ready for some HIGH ENERGY!

  • Episode 414 - Trash Can Thief

    Episode  |  April 22nd, 2024  |  Season 3  |  54 mins 5 secs
    comic books, geek, larp, movies, nerd, nerd overload, news, pop culture, tabletop games, video games, wzmo

    This week, we're on the hunt for a garbage can and talk about the Nintendo Indie Showcase, Space Ghost Coast to Coast's 30th anniversary, a Golden Axe cartoon in the works, Hasbro making Baldur's Gate 4 without Larian Studios, and Check 'Ems of Amazon's Fallout, The Proud Family, X-Men '97 AND MORE!

  • Episode 413 - Don't Trust the Bat in Apartment Where It's At

    Episode  |  April 15th, 2024  |  Season 3  |  56 mins 53 secs
    comic books, geek, larp, movies, nerd, nerd overload, news, pop culture, tabletop games, video games, wzmo

    This week, the Funny Boys™ are back to talk about the new Joker 2 trailer, Heroes: Eclipsed announced, GI Joe and Transformers are teaming up, Scary Movie reboot, TMNT Last Ronin movie in the works, Monopoly movie is happening, as well as mini-reviews of Rick and Morty Season 7, Renfield, Poor Things, Wild West C.O.W. Boys of Moo Mesa, Captain Simian and the Space Chimps... AND MORE!

  • Episode 412 - Beetlejuice's Tight 5

    Episode  |  March 25th, 2024  |  Season 3  |  56 mins 56 secs
    comic books, geek, larp, movies, nerd, nerd overload, news, pop culture, tabletop games, video games, wzmo

    This week, Cody and Sam work on their comedy act while discussing trailers for Beetlejuice Beetlejuice, Furiosa, and Suicide Squad Isekai, Bill Hader is the Cat in the Hat, Late Night with the Devil film using AI art, Margot Robbie producing a The Sims movie, and Kotaku's editorial change, as well as mini-reviews of X-Men '97, the Stardew Valley's 1.6 Update, the Tomb Raider remasters, various Dropout network shows, and everyone's favorite sitcom, Homeboys in Outer Space.

  • Episode 411 - Dune 2: The ReDuneion

    Episode  |  March 10th, 2024  |  Season 3  |  49 mins 49 secs
    comic books, geek, larp, movies, nerd, nerd overload, news, pop culture, tabletop games, video games, wzmo

    This week, we start things off with an interview with Chelsie Stoler, media manager from Indiana Comic Convention, followed by mini-reviews of Bakukage Sentai BoonBoomger, Dune (the first of the new ones, boy this is confusing), and Final Fantasy VII: Rebirth. Finally, we talk about some geek news, such as Warner Bros. closing Rooster Teeth, the passing of Akira Toriyama, creator of Dragon Ball, the Neuromancer TV show on AppleTV, James Gunn's Superman filming in Ohio, some updates on Captain America 4 AND MORE!

  • Episode 410 - The Glasgow Nerd Overload Experience/Sean-Claude O'Damme

    Episode  |  March 4th, 2024  |  Season 3  |  59 mins 58 secs
    comic books, geek, larp, movies, nerd, nerd overload, news, pop culture, tabletop games, video games, wzmo

    This week on Nerd Overload, we babble on about the Glasgow Willy Wonka Fiasco, the Naked Gun reboot, and new Pokemon happenings, as well as review Fatal Deviation, Destruction All-Stars, the Yakuza series, Carol & the End of the World, AND MORE!

  • Episode 409 - From the Files of Nerd Overload

    Episode  |  February 27th, 2024  |  Season 3  |  57 mins 33 secs
    comic books, geek, larp, movies, nerd, nerd overload, news, pop culture, tabletop games, video games, wzmo

    This week, the team at Nerd Overload discusses various trailers including Borderlands, Kung Fu Panda 4, Boy Kills World, and Monkey Man. They also cover the Nintendo Partner Direct and provide mini-reviews of Um, Actually, Lisa Frankenstein, Alan Wake 2, Freeway, Vamp, and more!

  • Episode 408 - The Style at the Time [SPICY EDITION]

    Episode  |  February 20th, 2024  |  Season 3  |  55 mins 55 secs
    comic books, geek, larp, movies, nerd, nerd overload, news, pop culture, tabletop games, video games, wzmo

    Get ready for a HOT ONE this week! We talk about the new cast of the Fantastic Four, Larry David attacking Elmo, Disney buying into Epic Games, mini-reviews of My Bloody Valentine, Thanksgiving horror films, Mario vs Donkey Kong, cat cafes, and The Drew Carey Show... BUT WHO CARES ABOUT THAT! We fulfill our grim contract this week by completing the Hot Chip Challenge while discussing Super Bowl movie trailers! DON'T MISS IT!

  • Episode 407 - Eat the Tokens

    Episode  |  February 6th, 2024  |  Season 3  |  54 mins 37 secs
    comic books, geek, larp, movies, nerd, nerd overload, news, pop culture, tabletop games, video games, wzmo

    This week, we ramble about Gibbon: Beyond the Jungle, themed restaurants of yesteryear, Hazbin Hotel, Sonic 3 casting, Avatar the Last Airbender trailer, Megamind 2, Sony State of Play featuring Death Stranding 2 On the Beach, AND MORE!

  • Episode 406 - 2 Dunes 1 Bucket

    Episode  |  January 30th, 2024  |  Season 3  |  57 mins 16 secs
    comic books, geek, larp, movies, nerd, nerd overload, news, pop culture, tabletop games, video games, wzmo

    On this week's Nerd Overload, we talk about the Dune 2 bucket, plenty of Palworld discourse, the Ohayocon boycott, WWE on Netflix and the trouble with McMahon, as well as reviews of Perry Mason, Marvel's Echo, Ghosts of Tsushima, Roller Champions AND MORE! Check It Out!

  • Episode 405 - The Four Xs - Xpand, Xplore, Xperience and... Eat

    Episode  |  January 23rd, 2024  |  Season 3  |  57 mins 41 secs
    comic books, geek, larp, movies, nerd, nerd overload, news, pop culture, tabletop games, video games, wzmo

    In this issue of Nerd Overload... we cover the Xbox Developer Direct (including Indiana Jones and the Great Circle), Palworld taking over, a dog in Games Done Quick, no She-Hulk Season 2, as well as mini-reviews of Being There, Atelier Ryza, Heroes of Wrestling 1999 AND MORE! Check it out!!

  • Episode 404 - Much Like WESTWORLD, You Can Tell By Their Hands

    Episode  |  January 16th, 2024  |  Season 3  |  54 mins 20 secs
    comic books, geek, larp, movies, nerd, nerd overload, news, pop culture, tabletop games, video games, wzmo

    This week on Nerd Overload, we discuss the trailer for Lisa Frankenstein, the problems with the George Calin AI-generated comedy special, City of Heroes MMORPG returns (kind of), Final Fantasy XIV's content update, the possible release of the infamous film The Day the Clown Cried, video game industry layoffs, and Konami's upcoming classic game packs. We also give mini-reviews of IDW Comics' Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, the new Doctor Who specials, The Green Knight, hockey, AND MORE!

  • Episode 403 - We Like Turtles

    Episode  |  January 9th, 2024  |  Season 3  |  58 mins 6 secs
    comic books, geek, larp, movies, nerd, nerd overload, news, pop culture, tabletop games, video games, wzmo

    This week on the show, we talk about Jack Black starring in Minecraft: The Movie, someone finally "beating" Tetris, and Mickey Mouse entering the public domain (kind of), as well as mini-reviews of Pokemon Scarlet/Violet DLC, Saltburn, Far Cry 6, bad serialized TV from the mid-2000s, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Last Ronin and The Lost Years AND MORE!

  • Episode 402 - Post-Christmas Pre-New Year's RambleFest 2023!

    Episode  |  January 2nd, 2024  |  Season 3  |  51 mins 30 secs
    comic books, geek, larp, movies, nerd, nerd overload, news, pop culture, tabletop games, video games, wzmo

    This week, we talk about Twitch's wild 48 hours, Kang the Conqueror is no more, and a Death Stranding movie is coming from A24, as well as mini-reviews of Baldur's Gate 3, Vampire Survivors: Emergency Meeting, LEGOs and random Christmas movies!