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!

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Episodes and Blog Entries

  • Episode 17 - We're Back!

    Episode  |  January 26th, 2013  |  Season 2  |  56 mins 44 secs
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    This week, our hosts dig into some movie talk, discuss the new Pokemon X and Y, the Dr. Who Christmas Special, and the various KaBoom Comics' Adventure time! spin-offs. Get ready, folks, 'cause we are really rusty at podcasting. Music this week from Anamanaguchi, 'Dawn Metropolis.'

  • Episode 16 - Black Friday Nightmare

    Episode  |  November 25th, 2012  |  Season 2  |  59 mins 32 secs
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    Despite a myriad of website issues, Nerd Overload (formerly Pizzacast!) is back! This week, we take a break from our regular news segment to reminisce about Black Friday, the most wonderful time of the year... unless you work in retail. Music this week from The Aquabats, "The Fury of the Aquabats"

  • Episode 15 - A Neck Waddle of Bitterness

    Episode  |  November 16th, 2012  |  Season 2  |  1 hr 16 mins
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    Hey folks, WE'RE BACK... AGAIN! This week, Cody and Sam talk through a 'Check it Out' segment of unusual size, discuss a few news bits, but come on, you know the big news that gets covered... STAR WARS. So tune in, you know you wanna.

  • Episode 14 - Shooting Into The Darkness

    Episode  |  November 2nd, 2012  |  Season 2  |  1 hr 5 mins
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    We're keeping the podcast train a' movin'! In this spooky edition of Nerd Overload (formerly Pizzacast!), our rag-tag geek culture-hunting adventurers discuss Doom 3, Gravity Falls (again), the Walking Dead, Sonic the Hedgehog (and his lack of pants), plus reviews of the Venture Bros. Halloween Special and the Munsters' reboot Mockingbird Lane. All this, and a heaping helping of The Monster Mash! Enjoy, kiddies!

  • Episode 13 - Quantity Over Quality

    Episode  |  October 26th, 2012  |  Season 2  |  49 mins 17 secs
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    Hey folks, we're back for another Nerd Overload (formerly Pizzacast!)! This week, we're missing a third of the hosts (Which one? Guess you'll have to find out!) and about half the energy, but we do dive into topics such as Iron Man 3 and Amazing Spider-Man 2 news, a Fionna and Cake miniseries from KaBoom!, the Joe Shuster/Superman copyright issue, and more!

  • Episode 12 - SHAZAM!'s Stupid Boots

    Episode  |  October 19th, 2012  |  Season 2  |  54 mins 33 secs
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    Two Nerd Overloads (formerly Pizzacast!) in one week?!? MADNESS! This week, on a slightly more up-to-date episode, our hostful hosts discuss topics such as Studio 35's Bad Movie Night (again), Wizard World Columbus Comic Con, Nerd Night, a bevy of new items, and then debut quite possibly the best third break segment ever concocted, simply titled Ask PXT.

  • Episode 11 - You Know What You're In For... Here It Comes

    Episode  |  October 14th, 2012  |  Season 2  |  1 hr 10 mins
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    HEY LOOK! IT'S A NEW NERD OVERLOAD (formerly Pizzacast!)! This week (while simultaneously also a month ago), the 'Generals of Geek' take a few minutes to discuss topics such as the new Wii U, some Marvel NOW! titles, the horrible possibility of Space Jam II, the Robocop reboot costume, and more! The music for this week is by the artist known as Kreayshawn. I'm sorry.

  • Episode 10 - Secret Plans

    Episode  |  September 12th, 2012  |  Season 2  |  1 hr 40 mins
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    This week, the Nerd Overload crew discuss how they initially got into the world of geek culture, as well as their plans for the future of the website!

  • Episode 9 - First Blood

    Episode  |  August 27th, 2012  |  Season 2  |  1 hr 21 mins
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    Nerd Overload (formerly Pizzacast!) is back with another classic episode! This week, we discuss a ton of stuff that was way more topical a month ago when we recorded, such as the Penny Arcade Kickstarter campaign, mc chris' YouTube breakdown, San Diego ComicCon highlights, and Gallagher. Enjoy!

  • Episode 8 - Superman's Punch Car

    Episode  |  July 6th, 2012  |  Season 2  |  51 mins 18 secs
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    After various recording issues, Nerd Overload (formerly Pizzacast!) is BACK! This week, the crew talk about the passing of acting great Andy Griffith, Marvel Comics' next big movies, the total radness that is Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter, and the OnLive video game service, plus a heaping helping of stuff we've watched lately and ANOTHER round of Master Debaters! Join us, won't you?

  • Episode 7 - Knowing is Half the Battle

    Episode  |  June 22nd, 2012  |  Season 2  |  57 mins 5 secs
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    This week... we discuss the possibility of a Draw Something TV series, the popular webcomic Starslip ending after an impressive 7-year run, a truly ridiculous revelation within the pages of Batman, and the new LEGO Batman 2 video game. All this, plus William Shatner music and a surprising amount of G.I. Joe talk!

  • Episode 6 - Creative Editing

    Episode  |  June 17th, 2012  |  Season 2  |  57 mins 14 secs
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    Nerd Overload (formerly Pizzacast!) is BACK!! In this Frankenstein's Monster of a show our intrepid hosts voice concerns over the new Tomb Raider trailer, try to make sense out of DC Comics' 'Zero-Issue' event, talk about some Kickstarter campaigns and finally go over some new movie trailers. Then, we totally lose steam AGAIN as we dip into the PXT Mailbag!

  • Episode 5 - Dangerously Close to Fan Fiction

    Episode  |  June 2nd, 2012  |  Season 2  |  1 hr 33 mins
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    This week on Nerd Overload (formerly Pizzacast!)... we try to guess who the gay superhero is from DC Comics [NOTE: We were way off. We recorded this a week ago before DC's official announcement.], E3 pre-coverage, webcomics talk, My Little Pony-flying Final Fantasy VI, Dan Harmon leaving Community, and the rough start for Diablo III, as well as many other many other topics. Plus, we totally lose steam by the end as we read some messages from the PXT Mailbag!

  • Episode 4 - Death's Bone Vagina

    Episode  |  May 26th, 2012  |  Season 2  |  1 hr 32 mins
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    This podcast has been three weeks in the making! Cody, Sam, and Samantha make their triumphant return to podcasting with some light discussion on G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra, the Silverhawks animated series, Wolfenstein 3D, and the passing of Adam Yauch, aka MCA of the Beastie Boys, before diving into Free Comic Book Day talk, a lengthy and fairly scattered review of the Avengers, the return of Toonami on Cartoon Network, and the delay of the game Bioshock Infinite. And we also dip back into the PXT Mailbag! Enjoy, folks!

  • Episode 3 - Awful, But I Like It

    Episode  |  May 6th, 2012  |  Season 2  |  56 mins 2 secs
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    Now with 20% MORE PLANNING! This week, Samantha, Sam, and Cody delve into a myriad of topics, such as Dark Shadows Classic, awful 90s cartoons, Kevin Smith's 'Comic Book Men,' the DC Comics Robot Chicken Special, the Sonic the Hedgehog Fanfilm, and various Kickstarter campaigns. We wrap things up with the first installment of our new Mailbag segment! All this, plus golf practice and Sailor Moon in this week's Nerd Overload (formerly Pizzacast!)!

  • Episode 2 - Unusable Content

    Episode  |  April 17th, 2012  |  Season 2  |  1 hr 3 mins
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    Cody, Samantha, and Sam return to ramble through some brief highlights (and lowlights) of recent conventions HorrorHound Weekend Columbus and Ohayocon, touch briefly on a possible Ghostbusters III/remake, discuss DC's 'New 52' and the Captain Marvel (Shazam) reboot for way too long, and wrap up with some Kinect Star Wars dancing and Mass Effect 3 ending fun. Join us for all this... and more!