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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 247 - Boy Band

    Episode  |  October 14th, 2019  |  Season 3  |  56 mins 46 secs
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    This week, we discuss the Wendy's Dungeon & Dragons campaign, the Rick & Morty and Star Trek: Picard trailers, the lack of Rose in all Star Wars Episode IX promos, the return of Spider-Man to the MCU (we called it!) AND MORE!

  • Episode 246 - Southern Cop: Texas Crimes

    Episode  |  September 30th, 2019  |  Season 3  |  59 mins 50 secs
    geek, nerd overload podcast, wzmo

    This week, our intrepid hosts go over the recent Playstation State of PLay, including games such as Wattan, Arise, the Medievil remake and The Last of Us 2, as well as talk about the canceled Ghost Rider and New Warriors Hulu shows, the proposed Walker, Texas Ranger reboot, Jurrasic World 3 with Sam Neil, Laura Dern and Jeff Goldblum, those nasty, moldy Fallout 76 helmets, and review Start Tre IV: The Voyage Home (the one with the whales), The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening for the Nintendo Switch, Point Pleasant's Mothman Festival, Matt Groening's Disenchantment Season 2 AND MORE!

  • Episode 245 - This One's For You, Morph!

    Episode  |  September 23rd, 2019  |  Season 3  |  59 mins 15 secs
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    This week, our hosts discuss the recent Suicide Squad soft reboot cast listing and the Birds of Prey trailer (both from DC Comics and Warner Bros.), recent additions to Pokémon GO and the introduction of best boy Sirfetch's in Pokémon Sword and Shield, and the Disney+ film and television lineup and the increasing problem with separate streaming apps, as well as some classic Super Nintendo game talk, the Sea of Thieves update AND MORE!

  • Episode 244 - The Witcher on Your Switcher

    Episode  |  September 9th, 2019  |  Season 3  |  1 hr 11 secs
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    This week, we cover the most recent Nintendo Direct IN ITS ENTIRETY, including highlights on Overwatch, Luigi's Mansion 3, Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, Pokémon Sword & Shield, the SNES Online service, Animal Crossing, as well as reviews of The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance, Pokémon Masters of iOS and Android, the Trogdor board game, Platinum's Astral Chain AND MORE!

  • Episode 243 - Sea Turtles

    Episode  |  September 2nd, 2019  |  Season 3  |  1 hr 3 mins
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    This week, we discuss the new Joker trailer, the Shovel Knight DLC updates, all of Disney's D23 updates, like the new Marvel's She-Hulk, Ms. Marvel and Moon Knight show, The Mandalorian, that awful live-action Lady and The Tramp movie, The World According to Jeff Goldblum AND MORE!

  • Episode 242 - Shake Hands With Danger

    Episode  |  August 26th, 2019  |  Season 3  |  58 mins 39 secs
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    On this week's show, we discuss Sony and Disney's split over the film rights to Spider-Man, the prospects of a fourth Matrix film, the upcoming Netflix miniseries Masters of the Universe: Revelation from Kevin Smith, as well as chit-chat about Legend of Zelda II, Invader ZIM: Enter the Florpus, what constitutes a "good" bad movie AND MORE!

  • Episode 241 - Dolemite!!

    Episode  |  August 19th, 2019  |  Season 3  |  1 hr 1 min
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    This week, we talk about the GI Joe Snake Eyes solo movie, Universal's Super Nintendo World, and the possibility of SNES games coming to the Nintendo Switch, plus review the game Ion Fury, movies Fast & the Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw and Rocko's Modern Life: Static Cling PLUS... have you heard the news about the main man named Dolemite?

  • Episode 240 - Don't Feed The MOBAs After Midnight

    Episode  |  August 12th, 2019  |  Season 3  |  57 mins
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    This week, we discuss the newest Pokémon Sword & Shield trailer, Kevin Conroy and Mark Hamill on CW's mega-crossover event Crisis on Infinite Earths, the Addams Family animated movie... with Snoop Dogg as Cousin It (?), the New Mutants movie delayed (again), x-men comics-delete, Fortnite streamer Ninja moving from Twitch to Microsoft Mixer AND MORE!

  • Episode 239 - The One With A Very Bad Legends Of The Hidden Temple Intro

    Episode  |  August 5th, 2019  |  Season 3  |  1 hr 44 secs
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    This week, our intrepid hosts discuss the supposed 'controversy' over Wolfenstein: Youngblood's microtransactions, the pre-EVO 2019 leaks featuring Street Fighter V's E. Honda, Poison and Lucia, Netflix's acquisition of the Rocko's Modern Life and Invader Zim movies, take a deep dive into Hero, Super Smash Bros. Ultimate's newest DLC character, and cover the new trailer for the Fred Rogers biopic A Beautiful Day In The Neighborhood. All this AND ghost hunting adventures abound!

  • Episode 238 - Giant-Sized San Diego Comic-Con 2019 Wrap-Up!

    Episode  |  July 29th, 2019  |  Season 3  |  1 hr 3 mins
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    Star Trek: Picard! Weird Cats trailer! Death Stranding! Marvel Phase 4! And even more San Diego Comic-Con 2019 news!

  • Episode 237 - Puddles of Podcaster

    Episode  |  July 15th, 2019  |  Season 3  |  1 hr 5 mins
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    This week, we dive into the Nintendo Switch lite, updates on Pokemon GO, derail ourselves into talking about fast food kids meal toys for a bit, review phone games Shop Titans, LEGO Tower, and Dr. Mario World, do a SPOILER-FREE discussion of Spider-Man: Far From Home, and finally, we hope you're thirsty for content, because we talk about the twitch streamer who's selling her own bathwater. Trust us, it's really a thing.

  • Episode 236 - Trust the Fungus

    Episode  |  July 8th, 2019  |  Season 3  |  1 hr 3 secs
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    This week, we discuss the new Jumanji: The Next Level and Charlie's Angels trailers, Paul Rudd joining the Ghostbusters 3(?) cast, Harry Potter: Wizards Unite, the changes Netflix made to Neon Genesis Evangelion and the reaction to the imminent removal of The Office and MUCH, MUCH MORE!

  • Episode 235 - A Knight to Remember

    Episode  |  June 24th, 2019  |  Season 3  |  1 hr 1 min
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    This week, Josh regales us with his adventures at Origins Game Fair, and after that we discuss trailers for the Monster Hunter film, the horror remake of The Banana Splits, and the Shining pseudo-sequel Doctor Sleep, and finally wrap things up with some good ol' controversy over the Telltale Minecraft: Story Mode debacle AND MORE!

  • Episode 234 - Oops All Video Games! (E3 2019 Special)

    Episode  |  June 17th, 2019  |  Season 3  |  1 hr 2 mins
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    This week, it's ALL VIDEO GAMES, ALL THE TIME as we cover an absolute pile of news from E3 2019, including game announcements from Electronic Arts, Microsoft, Bethesda, Ubisoft, Devolver Digital, Nintendo AND MORE!

  • Episode 233 - Scent of a Gamer

    Episode  |  June 10th, 2019  |  Season 3  |  58 mins 5 secs
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    This week, Sam and Josh are joined by guest co-host Jordan Taylor as they discuss the recent Pokemon Sword and Shield Direct, the Xbox body wash, the cancellation of DC Universe's Swamp Thing, as well as review Godzilla: King of the Monsters, Doctor Who Season 8 AND MORE!

  • Episode 232 - Picard's Magic Flute Hands

    Episode  |  June 3rd, 2019  |  Season 3  |  1 hr 1 min
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    On this week's show, we discuss The Sonic the Hedgehog movie delay, the trailer for Star Trek: Picard, the Pokemon Press Conference (including Pokemon Home, Pokemon Sleep, Pokemon Masters, and Pokemon... Shirts?), and Mario Maker 2 news, as well as review the new Aladdin and, yes, Detective Pikachu.