Interview with a Nerd

Interview with a Nerd
Geek Media and Culture: Explained.

040: One-On-None: Dark Phoenix
Jun 18 • 35 min
In this One-On-None Richard talks about Dark Phoenix. So topical! He lays out his likes and dislikes, comparisons to The Last Stand, and THAT train sequence.
039: One-On-None: Godzilla: King of the Monsters
Jun 8 • 21 min
The premiere of a new episode type Richard is calling One-On-None! Just Richard, in his car, sharing his thoughts on things. This episode will be all about Godzilla: King of the Monsters. What are your thoughts on the film, franchise, titan universe in…
038: Avengers: Endgame Review
Apr 29 • 93 min
Richard, Eric, and John discuss the final chapter to 11 years of the Infinity Saga. Where were you when Endgame occurred?Special Guests: Eric Ravenscraft and John Bring.
037: Captain Marvel Review
Mar 11 • 87 min
Topher Harless joins Richard in reviewing Captain Marvel. Also, Richard recommends: Aeons End: Legacy The OrvilleSpecial Guest: Topher Harless.
036: LARP with Ryan Omega
Feb 15 • 84 min
Richard quickly reviews Troll Hunters. News: Black Cat ongoing series DCEASED Ryan Omega is our special guest on to talk about his adventures in LARPing.Special Guest: Ryan Omega.
035: BTS with Katherine Alyse
Jan 29 • 100 min
RIchard reviews Boom Studio's Buffy the Vampire Slayer #1 News: Jac Schaeffer to showrun Scarlet Witch and Vision series. Main Topic: Katherine discusses her love of BTS, how they helped her love herself, and the friendships she's made along the way.…
034: Aquaman Review with John Bring
Dec 28, 2018 • 51 min
Main Topic: -John and Richard discuss Aquaman. The ups and downs and things inbetween. Recommendations: -Here's Why It's Great -Dinosaur Island -Tokyo GhoulSpecial Guest: John Bring.
033: Digimon Adventure with Brandon T. McClure
Nov 8, 2018 • 100 min
News and Stuff: Illumination developing an animated Super Mario Bros. movie Disney+ to include a Rogue One prequel series starring Diego Luna Interview: Richard is loving the midterm elections. Brandon is loving comic books. Discussion of Digimon…
032: Halloween (2018) Review
Oct 22, 2018 • 93 min
This week John and Lindsay Bring join Richard to review Halloween (2018). Stuff: Go Go Power Rangers: Back to School Main Topic: 00:14:40 Halloween (2018) Recommendations: 01:30:13 A Star is Born Bad Times at the El RoyaleSpecial Guests: John Bring and…
031: Animorphs with Eric Ravenscraft and Zachary Vaudo
Sep 3, 2018 • 98 min
Richard rambles about Charterstone. Main Topic: Eric Ravenscraft is loving Castle Rock. Zachary Vaudo is loving anime! But more importantly, they've both returned to discuss Animorphs. Richard learns just how dark this series was from the beginning.…
030: Pure The Series
Aug 21, 2018 • 75 min
News and Stuff: -Ruby Rose is Batwoman -IronHeart lives on in a new solo series Main Topic: -Pure! Recommendations: -Sorry to Bother You -Crazy Rich AsiansSpecial Guests: Briggon Snow, Cate Carson, Julia Morizawa, and Justin Everly.Links:Pure the series —…
029: Cardcaptor Sakura with Jennifer A. Barrios
Jun 18, 2018 • 106 min
Richard recaps The Prince and the Dressmaker Chapter 1. News N' Stuff -Halloween Trailer (w/ John and Lindsay Bring) -Overcooked 2 -Iceman is back! -Kelly Marie Tran Jennifer A. Barrios explains Cardcaptor Sakura. Recommendation: -Sense8 Finale…
028: Deapool 2 Review
May 23, 2018 • 86 min
Recap: -Fairy Godbrothers Chapter 2 News and Stuff: -Batwoman to make her Arrowverse debut in the next crossover event. -Jake Gyllenhal in talks for Mysterio role in Spider-Man Sequel and the return of Michael Keaton as the Vulture -Thoughts on final…
027: Avengers: Infinity War Review
May 1, 2018 • 81 min
John Bring and the Thanos expert himself, Eric Ravenscraft, join Richard to discuss Avengers: Infinity War. No Recap or new this episode! Eric is super into Overwatch League John is deep in Fornite. But most of all AVENGERS: INFINITY WAR!!!…
026: Buffy the Vampire Slayer
Apr 20, 2018 • 107 min
Welcome back after so long! 00:08:34 Richard recaps The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina issue #6 "Familiars" 00:22:30 News and Stuff: All-New Wolverine comes to an end Extermination Y The Last Man 00:35:51 Interview: Adam Noel loves the new Queer Eye.…
025: Phoenix: Resurrection with Darren Herczeg
Mar 1, 2018 • 94 min
Richard Recaps Van Helsing Vs the Mummy of Amun-Ra #1. News and Stuff: Black Panther Marvel Fresh Start (Ta-Nehisi Coates is new writer for Captain America with art by Leinil Yu) Venomized Darren Herczeg is on to discuss Phoenix: Resurrection. We also…
024: Comadres y Comics
Jan 18, 2018 • 102 min
HAPPY NEW YEAR! 00:03:35 - Richard recaps Venomverse #1 00:15:48 - The hosts of Comadres y Comics are on to talk about their podcast and experiences growing up as Latinas just wanting to read comics! Recommendation: Freak ShowSpecial Guests: Jennifer…
023: Disney/Fox and Coco Review
Dec 20, 2017 • 78 min
Recap: Fence #1 News: Star Wars: Episode VIII The Last Jedi @ 00:12:55 (I said Laura Linney, but meant Laura Dern. I was going FAST!) Disney/Fox deal is official (w/ Adam Dachis and Tommy Honton) @ 00:15:30 Review: Pixar's Coco with Sarah of the Comadres…
022: Lauren Shippen (The Bright Sessions)
Nov 29, 2017 • 94 min
Interview at 00:26:11 Richard recaps Quince #1 News and stuff: X-Men: Red Wolverine Multiple Man Justice League Avengers: Infinity War Trailer Interview: Lauren Shippen discusses what she's loving right now. We talk about growing up reading fantasy to…
021: Thor: Ragnarok Review
Nov 2, 2017 • 104 min
Recap: -Generation X News: -Brian Michael Bendis signs writing deal with DC, leaves Marvel -X-Men:Blue/Venom Crossover -The Orville and Stark Trek: Discovery get renewed for Season 2 Thor: Ragnarok review with Topher Harless and John Bring.…
020: The Missing Files
Oct 28, 2017 • 62 min
Recap: Wonder Woman (The New 52) #7 News N Stuff: The New Mutants Trailer Black Panther Trailer Gifted CW Superhero Shows Interview: Bonus Round Questions with Darren Herczeg and Ryan Eleopoulus Recommendations: The Babadook The Amityville Horror (1979)…
019: Moon Knight with Zachary Vaudo
Oct 5, 2017 • 87 min
Recap: Green Lantern, Vol. 2 #1 News n' Stuff: Iron Fist Inhumans Kingsman Venom casting Zachary Vaudo talks to us about the man with multiple personalities: Moon Knight. Stay till the end of the episode for Moon Knight is Cool by Gothsicles.…
018: Penguins Vs Possums
Sep 20, 2017 • 87 min
Recap: Rat Queens #1 News: Marvel's Phoenix Resurrection Tomb Raider trailer Cocktail Movie Recap Then creative team behind Penguins Vs Possums is on to talk all about their experiences creating the comic. Their first experiences with comics. and of…
017: Doctor Doom with Ryan Eleopoulos
Sep 6, 2017 • 82 min
Richard Recaps Generations: All-New Wolverine/Wolverine Ryan Eleopoulos speeds through Doctor Doom, so hold on to your seats! Recommendations: Insecure FruitSpecial Guest: Ryan Eleopoulos.
016: Jean Grey with Darren Herczeg
Aug 23, 2017 • 83 min
Richard Recaps New Mutants #3. Darren Herczeg talks all about Jean Grey, but not before we spend a while talking nonsense. Recommendations: Child of Light (All Platforms) and composer Coeur de PirateSpecial Guest: Darren Herczeg.
015: Loki with Ellie A. Collins
Aug 9, 2017 • 72 min
Richard recaps Astonishing X-Men #1. First look at Cable. Ellie A. Collins joins to talk about the mischievous god Loki. Recommendations: Girls Trip - Movie Marrying Mr. Darcy - Board GameSpecial Guest: Ellie A. Collins.Links:The Blood Crow Stories on…
014: Psylocke with Tommy Honton
Aug 2, 2017 • 61 min
Richard Recaps Uncanny Avengers #25. First look at Domino from Deadpool sequel. Tommy Honton talks to us about Psylocke! Recommendation: American GodsSpecial Guest: Tommy Honton.
013: Hulkling and Wiccan with Steven H. Garcia
Jul 26, 2017 • 59 min
Richard recaps Detective Comics #955. Then he reads a quote from Superman #27. Steven H. Garcia talks about Hulkling and Wiccan. And this week's recommendations!Special Guest: Steven H. Garcia.
012: Green Lantern with Topher Harless
Jul 19, 2017 • 69 min
Recap of Weapon X #5. George A. Romero passes away. Doctor Who announces their newest Doctor! Topher Harless explains Green Lantern. And this week's recommendations: Gifted, Power Rangers: Legacy Wars, Superman: Grounded, and Fake Nerd PodcastSpecial…
011: Venom with Nico De Gallo
Jul 12, 2017 • 72 min
Richard recaps Injustice: Gods Among Us #1. He reviews Spider-Man: Homecoming. Nico De Gallo talks all about Venom. And then a recommendation!Special Guest: Nico De Gallo.
010: Spider-Man panel
Jul 5, 2017 • 66 min
Richard recaps Edge of Venomverse #1. The Inhumans trailer dropped. Then, before the movie is released, Whiston, John, and Topher join the show to discuss Spider-Man, what we expect from the movie, and where we think the movies can go.Special Guests: John…
009-Bonus with Eric Ravenscraft
Jun 30, 2017 • 12 min
I ask Eric Ravenscraft my round of questions to better get to know him!Special Guest: Eric Ravenscraft.
009: Thanos with Eric Ravenscraft
Jun 28, 2017 • 73 min
Richard recaps Titans Annual #1. A tiny update from Amy Pascal. And then Eric Ravenscraft of talk all about Thanos. This contains a bone-chilling ending if you aren't familiar with the Marvel Comics titan. You won't want to miss this…
008-BONUS with Adam Noel
Jun 27, 2017 • 7 min
I ask Adam Noel my line of lightning round questions!Special Guest: Adam Noel.
008: Y the Last Man with Adam Noel
Jun 21, 2017 • 57 min
A review of Iceman #1. Amy Pascal shocks Kevin Feige. Adam Noel joins the episode to talk all about the limited run that is Y the Last ManSpecial Guest: Adam Noel.
007: New York Picture Company
Jun 14, 2017 • 54 min
Richard recaps Marvel Team Up #100. Black Panther teaser trailer. Spider-Man at E3. Then an interview with the guys who run New York Picture Company about their newest project, Zero Issue. We also discuss their favorite comics and, of course, WONDER…
006-BONUS with Whitson Gordon
Jun 9, 2017 • 17 min
Another lightning round episode! This time we learn a little more about Whiston Gordon. But first, Richard gets a little serious about why Iceman's coming out isn't lazy writing.Special Guest: Whitson Gordon.
006: Deadpool with Whiston Gordon
Jun 7, 2017 • 67 min
Richard recaps Batgirl and the Birds of Prey #3. Then there is a Wonder Woman review. Afterward, Whiston Gordon gives us a mostly spoiler-free discussion of Deadpool. Deadpool is weird, you guys.Special Guest: Whitson Gordon.
005: Mr. Fantastic with Meghan Fitzmartin
May 31, 2017 • 52 min
Richard recaps Batman #22 AKA The Button part 3. Also, he watched The Dark Crystal for the first time! Then, Meghan Fitzmartin of the Wine and Comics podcast joins in to talk about Reed Richards AKA Mr. Fantastic. Listen as we learn about his guilt, love,…
004: Nightcrawler with John Bring
May 24, 2017 • 68 min
This week Richard recaps X-23 #4. Marvel teases the return of the Runaways series on the heels of the Hulu series. Then John Bring joins the episode to talk about Nightcrawler. We spend a lot of our time gushing over Alan Cumming. Can you blame us? And…
003-BONUS with Will Sterling
May 19, 2017 • 8 min
This is the first bonus episode featuring Will Sterling in which Richard asks him a few leisurely lightning round questions from personal experience to creating his own hero.Special Guest: Will Sterling.
003: Wally West with Will Sterling
May 17, 2017 • 58 min
This week Richard recaps Mighty Morphin Power Rangers #13. Then Will Sterling joins in to talk about the long-time speedster Wally West. Going from Kid Flash to eventually taking up the mantle of The Flash for over 20 years.Special Guest: Will Sterling.
002: Wolfsbane with Katherine Alyse
May 10, 2017 • 52 min
This week Richard talks about Batman Detective Comics Oversize Anniversary Special (#950), Free Comic Book Day., and a spoiler-free review of Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2. Then Katherine Alyse joins in to talk about Marvel's Rahne Sinclair (AKA…
001: Black Canary with Mark Waters
May 3, 2017 • 63 min
Meet your host Richard Cardenas. In this episode he discusses the new run of Weapon X. Then Mark Waters teaches him all things Black Canary. We will learn about where she came from, how she originally got her powers, and how the mantel was passed on to…