Archive for the ‘COMIC BOOKS’ Category

Ep 134- Fantastic Ant Squad

James shares vague, non-NDA-breaking details from his set visit to Suicide Squad, and the nerds talk about the small victories of Ant Man and the fantastic failure of the Fantastic Four. EAR OPTIONS: Listen direct from the Nerd Tangent website on your computer HERE. Download the podcast from iTunes (don’t forget to give us a […]

Ep 125 – Superhero Saturation

In 2018, the studios have 47 different superhero movies scheduled to hit screens, along with 15 different network shows, 6 Netflix specials, and 18 touring superhero spectaculars. Our numbers may be off a bit, but are we headed into a world of superhero saturation? Are superheroes the zombies of the twenty-teens? EAR OPTIONS: Listen direct […]

Ep 123 -Age of Nerdtron

It’s been enough time that the nerds can talk about Avengers: Age of Ultron without spoiling anyone on the movie… except Todd, who hadn’t seen it when we recorded. So, listen to James and John share their opinions on the movie, while Todd is added via CGI and green screen effects. The 123rd podcast in […]

Ep 120 – Daredevil Discussion

James and John discuss the first season of Daredevil on Netflix. With Avengers: Age of Ultron in theaters, we’ve cleared Nerd Tangent’s Superhero Spoiler Space, so there will be spoilers for Daredevil in this episode, but we put them in the back half and call it out when we’re about to go down that path, […]

Ep 117 – Bathoodpiercer OR Supersnowboy

This podcast is the Hooded Justice of the Nerd Tangent library! That’s a joke, and will make sense after you listen in, as the nerds discuss Batman V Superman, Boyhood and Snowpiercer! It’s a debate between the Front of the Train, the Back of the train, and John the Engineer! EAR OPTIONS: Listen direct from […]

Ep 99 – Marvel Movie Slate

A few weeks ago, we talked about the next few years of DC Superhero movies. Now that we know what Marvel’s got planned until 2020, we look at what’s ahead on that schedule and how we’re going to get to The Infinity War. EAR OPTIONS: Listen direct from the Nerd Tangent website on your computer […]

Ep 86 – Not the Bees! Not the Bees!

What’s that buzzing around the internet? Todd and James talk about some of the buzz that’s come from last week’s San Diego Comic Con. EAR OPTIONS: Listen direct from the Nerd Tangent website on your computer HERE. Download the podcast from iTunes (don’t forget to give us a 5-star review while you wait in line […]

Ep 85 – Adaptations

Last week, we turned 5 nerds talking about a gaming convention into a podcast (sort of…). This week, those same 5 nerds talk about turning books and comics into movies. Another rambling “quintecast” where John reveals, once again, how much he loves books based on Friday the 13th films. EAR OPTIONS: Listen direct from the […]

Ep 76 – X-Men Chat {no spoilers}

We haven’t seen the latest X-Men movie yet, so no spoilers during our long X-Men chat. Though we’ve all been comic book fans, none of us have more than a token understanding of the complex X-Men history and characters, and we prove it by talking for a really long time about that fact. EAR OPTIONS: […]

Ep 73 – Cap 2 Review {spoilers}

Now that ASM2 is out, we’ve officially cleared the Nerd Tangent Marvel Spoiler Space, and we’re ready and willing to talk about Captain America: The Winter Soldier. We break out favorite character moments, great story beats, and touch on the politics inside the movie. EAR OPTIONS: Listen direct from the Nerd Tangent website on your […]