Nerd Rage! The Great Debates

Nerd Rage! The Great Debates

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Season 1 Wrap-Up
May 21 • 56 min
This week we take a break from the debate to reminisce about our past year with Nerd Rage! The Great Debates. Produced by Will Scovill & Komedio Comedy Find more episodes of Nerd Rage! The Great Debates at NerdRagePodcast.com Stay informed on Komedio live…
Mini-Tournament: Mobile Game Madness!
May 14 • 38 min
"Nerd Rage: The Great Debates" returns with a fresh new mini-tournament for you, here, as we delve into the craziness of mobile gaming! In this episode, we've got four of your favorite Nerd Rage all-stars debating their favorite mobile games in the…
Built Ford Tough: Han Solo vs Indiana Jones
May 7 • 31 min
In the '80s, there was only one rough and tumble actor that made being a nerd look cool, and in this episode, we celebrate Mr. Harrison Ford by examining his two biggest and most iconic role roles: Han Solo vs. Indiana Jones! Can Han leave Indy in a cloud…
Outta Retirement: John Wick vs. Taken
Apr 30 • 36 min
It's the battle of the middle-aged stone-cold killers, as Nerd Rage does a deep-dive on the budding rivalry between the "John Wick" and "Taken" franchises! Will John Wick have the gumption to take this fight outside the Continental, or will "Taken's"…
Tournament of Champions: The Finals!
Apr 23 • 37 min
And here we are: the FINAL FOUR and the "Nerd Rage: The Great Debates" FINALS! No spoilers here, all — who's going to take the season one championship belt between "Dune," "Buffy the Vampire Slayer," "Saga," and "Home Alone?!" Twists and turns abound in…
Tournament of Champions: Bracketology Elite Eight
Apr 18 • 9 min
Wonder Dave and Kristee Ono are back cracking jokes and breaking down brackets! This time they're looking at the Elite 8. If you haven't listened to the episodes already go back and do that first cause here there be spoilers matey! Produced by Will…
Tournament of Champions: Elite Eight
Apr 16 • 52 min
The nerds get nerdier and the rage gets harder to contain as we're finally in the Elite Eight of Nerd Rage's Tournament of Champions! On this episode, we see Nerd Rage mainstays and new faces go to battle as we unpack "King of the Hill" vs. "Dune," "Saga"…
Tournament of Champions: Bracketology Sweet 16
Apr 11 • 13 min
Kristee Ono and Wonder Dave recap the Sweet 16 of the Nerd Rage Tournament of Champions 2018! Here there be spoilers matey! Produced by Will Scovill & Komedio Comedy Find more episodes of Nerd Rage! The Great Debates at NerdRagePodcast.com Stay informed…
Tournament of Champions: Sweet Sixteen, Part Two
Apr 9 • 46 min
We're back in the Sweet Sixteen, fellow Ragers, as we find ourselves in the second half of the next round in Nerd Rage's Tournament of Champions! On this episode, we see "Resident Evil" vs. "Home Alone!" Burritos vs. Count Chocula! Daylight Savings Time…
Tournament of Champions: Sweet Sixteen, Part One
Apr 2 • 49 min
With round one of our first four conferences over, Nerd Rage's Tournament of Champions moves onto the sweet sixteen where the winners of the first round square off for a chance to move on to the elite eight! Who will move on to the be the undisputed…
Tournament of Champions Bracketology Round 1
Mar 28 • 31 min
It's our first ever Bracketology Special! Nerd Rage All Stars and hosts of the Women's Wrestling Podcast Kristee Ono and Wonder Dave review what went down in the first round of Tournament of Champions. Watch Out Matey cause here there be spoilers if ye…
Tournament of Champions: Conference Four, Round One
Mar 25 • 53 min
In the fourth and FINAL conference of Nerd Rage's Tournament of Champions, we bring our last eight comedians and podcasters to the fold for an opportunity at the Nerd Rage championship title! On this episode, we tackle our last first-round debates for…
Tournament of Champions: Conference Three, Round One
Mar 19 • 53 min
In the THIRD conference of Nerd Rage's Tournament of Champions, we bring eight more hilarious comics, podcasters, and even a pro wrestler to the arena for a shot at the Nerd Rage Season One championship belt! On this episode, we tackle four more…
Tournament of Champions: Conference Two, Round One
Mar 12 • 38 min
In round one of conference two in Nerd Rage's Tournament of Champions, we bring eight more comics, writers, and podcasters to the fold to crown our first ever Nerd Rage grandmaster debater! On this episode, we have four hilarious and geektacular…
Tournament of Champions: Conference One, Round One
Mar 5 • 49 min
Nerd Rage: TGD meets March Madness as we're here with the first-ever Nerd Rage: Tournament of Champions! Thirty-two comics, podcasters, and writers have come together to champion their most treasured geekdom through an entire bracket for the chance to be…
Ocarinas & Odysseys: Super Mario vs. Legend of Zelda
Feb 26 • 36 min
It's icon vs. icon on this episode of Nerd Rage when our debaters go head-to-head discussing two of Nintendo's biggest cash cows. Does the "Super Mario" franchise have the fire flower-power to burn our favorite Hylian, or will Link and the rest of the…
Fus Ro Dark: Horror vs. Fantasy Games
Feb 19 • 38 min
In this episode Nerd Rage, we took some of our more vocal gamers to pit genre versus genre in this debate of horror vs. fantasy games. Can "Resident Evil" and "Silent Hill" strike enough fear into the hearts of Team Fantasy, or will the likes of "Skyrim"…
Nerd Rage: Battle of the OTP’s!
Feb 12 • 36 min
With Valentine's Day just around the corner, Nerd Rage: TGD grabbed some of your favorite all-stars to debate their favorite One True Pairings from their geekdom of choice. How will Jayne and Mal from "Firefly" fare against Lapis and Peridot from "Steven…
Live at SF Sketchfest 2018
Feb 5 • 49 min
Komedio and Nerd Rage: TGD started 2018 like a house on fire, ending their January back home with a raucous live show for SF Sketchfest! Recorded live at the Gateway Theater in San Francisco, Nerd Rage debates the best boarding school in geekdom, which…
Live at Further Confusion 2018!
Jan 29 • 49 min
Earlier this month, Komedio and Nerd Rage: TGD were lucky enough to have been invited to Further Confusion 2018 in San Jose, California. What happens when your favorite debaters go head-to-head with each other in front of the furry community? Find out on…
Nerd Rage’s Jackie Chan Spectacular
Jan 22 • 42 min
Well, it's the third week of January, which can only mean one thing — we're just a few months away from Jackie Chan's birthday! And what better gift can an actor get than a bunch of nerds debating their work on a podcast, right? So, on this show, we talk…
Live at Dark Odyssey 2017: Part 2
Jan 15 • 31 min
When one of the nation's biggest kink conventions decides to put on a live recording for a geeky podcast, what hijinx could possibly happen? Find out here, as Nerd Rage: The Great Debates sets up shop at Dark Odyssey in San Francisco, part two. From subs…
Live at Dark Odyssey 2017: Part 1
Jan 8 • 48 min
When one of the nation's biggest kink conventions decides to put on a live recording for a geeky podcast, what hijinx could possibly happen? Find out here, as Nerd Rage: The Great Debates sets up shop at Dark Odyssey in San Francisco, part one. From subs…
New Year’s Resolutions
Jan 1 • 36 min
It's the New Year and at Nerd Rage: TGD we take our resolutions very seriously. This week we'll be pitting the top New Year's Eve cliches against each other to find out which have the potential to last and which will fizzle out faster than a New Year's…
Nerd Rage: Year in Movies (2017)
Dec 26, 2017 • 38 min
In Nerd Rage: TGD's year-in-review of our favorite (and not-so-favorite) nerdy flicks, we bring out a whole cavalcade of Nerd Rage all-stars to debate some of the biggest and most hyped films of 2017. "Valerian" vs. "The Mummy!" "It" vs. "Blade Runner:…
Yippie-Ki-Yay, Mogwaif*cker: Gremlins vs Die Hard
Dec 18, 2017 • 38 min
On this episode of "Nerd Rage," the Debaters argue over the best non-traditional Christmas movie. Will "Die Hard" be just another midnight snack for Gizmo and company, or will John McClain prove HE runs Nakatomi Plaza? Whether it's Hans Gruber or hella…
Nostalgia Wars: ’80s vs ’90s Cartoons
Dec 11, 2017 • 38 min
Cartoon nerds, unite, as we pull out all the stops in discussing our favorite animated shows from both the '80s and '90s. How do the Muppet Babies fare against the kids of Acme Looniversity? Can Alvin and the Chipmunks leave on a high note against the…
War and Capiche: “The Sopranos” vs “The Wire”
Dec 4, 2017 • 45 min
On this episode of "Nerd Rage: The Great Debates," we call up our most loyal enforcers to settle which game-changing crime drama was the bigger hit. Does "The Sopranos" have what it takes to come at the king, or will "The Wire" end up sleeping with the…
Nerd Rage: Live at GenCon 50
Nov 27, 2017 • 73 min
The "Nerd Rage" crew flew all the way to Indianapolis for a SOLD-OUT live recording at GenCon 50 — the "best four days in gaming!" On this very special episode, we take suggestions from the audience and debate the fundamental differences between One Punch…
Nerd Rage: One-Shots!
Nov 20, 2017 • 37 min
In a little bit of a departure from both our usual show format and any semblance of sobriety, we at the Great Debates go hard in the paint with three totally unrelated (but still hilarious) topics: a battle of the overrated superheroes, a dust-up between…
A Sondheim of Ice & Fire: ’80s Musicals vs ’70s Musicals
Nov 13, 2017 • 44 min
Two of Broadway's most influential eras go full-on Jets vs. Sharks on this episode, when we debate musicals from the 1980's vs. musicals from the 1970's. Do musicals from the '80s evoke the better memories, or do '70s musicals have the bigger Superstars?…
Animation Anonymous: Bojack Horseman vs. Rick and Morty
Nov 6, 2017 • 48 min
We open up the month of November with the battle of the slightly depressing, but always hilarious adult cartoons. Will Netflix's favorite drunken '90s sitcom star hoof it to the winners' circle, or will Adult Swim's dimension-hopping duo demonstrate give…
Undead Serious: The Walking Dead vs. Evil Dead
Oct 30, 2017 • 35 min
On the third and final part of Nerd Rage's spook-tacular, our teams get into what happens when you have two of the biggest undead-related franchises in horror square off. Will "The Walking Dead" leave Ash and company in shambles, or is the "Evil Dead"…
Slash Fiction: Freddy vs. Jason vs. Alien vs. Predator
Oct 23, 2017 • 35 min
On the second part of Nerd Rage’s Halloween spook-tacular, our nerds go all in on sci-fi and horror’s biggest showdowns for the ultimate bloodbath. Will the Xenomorph and the Predator finally find prey worth hunting, or will Freddy Krueger and Jason…
Enter The Blair-anormal: 90’s Horror vs. 00’s Horror
Oct 16, 2017 • 45 min
Get your favorite creepy novelty masks out, cool kids, because in the first part of our Nerd Rage Halloween Spooktacular, we pit the most influential ‘90s horror movies against their modern day counterparts! Are “Scream” and “The Blair Witch Project”…
Nerd Rage Live at San Francisco Comic Con 2017
Oct 9, 2017 • 21 min
Coming at you from SF Comic-Con 2017, Komedio is joined by the hilarious Jackie Kashian (“Conan,” The Dork Forest podcast, The Nerdist) for another edition of “Nerd Rage: The Great Debates” — recorded LIVE from the Moscone Center in San Francisco,…
Live at Silicon Valley Comic Con 2017
Oct 2, 2017 • 53 min
Silicon Valley Comic-CONQUEST! On this episode, Komedio is joined by very special guest Mike Drucker ("Bill Nye Saves The World," "The Tonight Show w/ Jimmy Fallon") for the very first iteration of "Nerd Rage: The Great Debates" — performed LIVE in front…
Cowabun-GO!: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles vs. Teen Titans
Sep 25, 2017 • 42 min
With more hormones than a season of “Thirteen Reasons Why,” Nerd Rage: TGD is back with the battle of the teenage superhero teams! Are the Turtles a single deathstroke away from victory, or will the Titans leave our heroes in a half-shell a bunch of sewer…
Murder In the First-Person: Overwatch vs. Team Fortress 2
Sep 18, 2017 • 42 min
On this episode of “Nerd Rage: The Great Debates,” we get some of Komedio’s biggest gamers in one room to talk team-based, FPS superiority! Can the new kid on the block, Overwatch, ultimately get on the payload, or does Father Time have no bearing on…
Ghost Encounters of the Third Kind: INDEPENDENCE DAY vs. GHOSTBUSTERS
Sep 11, 2017 • 43 min
Nerd Rage jumps into two movie franchises tailor-made to be watched over and over again on cable. Do New York’s finest paranormal investigators have the Keymaster to victory, or will Jeff Goldblum and Will Smith be lighting their cigars, early? Whether…
Hakuna Moana: Old Disney vs. New Disney
Sep 4, 2017 • 52 min
Dust off that pair of Mickey Mouse ears and put on your favorite soundtrack, ‘cause on this episode, Disney’s “greatest generation” takes on its millennials. Will old school Disney paint with all the colors of a win, or will new school Disney have them…
Fusions & Fireballs: Super Smash Bros. vs. Steven Universe
Aug 29, 2017 • 37 min
On this episode, we’re talking bright colors, vibrant animation, and the catchiest tunes you’ll ever hear. Does our favorite plumber and the rest of the Smash roster have the upper Master Hand, or do Steven and his fellow Gems have gold in their sights?…
A Neo Hope: STAR WARS vs. THE MATRIX
Aug 21, 2017 • 36 min
When two movies change the landscape of Hollywood forever, only one can win a duel of the fates. Can Luke Skywalker and the “Star Wars” gang Force their way into the winners’ circle, or does Agent Smith and friends have the superior Kung Fu? From…
Babies, Geniuses, and Baby Geniuses: Nickelodeon vs. Cartoon Network
Aug 14, 2017 • 39 min
From Bluffington to Townsville, if you grew up in the ‘90s or early 2000’s and loved cartoons, you were either all about the Big Orange or the Black-and-White. In this episode, our teams attempt to prove beyond the shadow of a doubt which channel had the…
Agents of D.I.E.S.E.L.: The Marvel Cinematic Universe vs. The Fast & The Furious
Aug 7, 2017 • 50 min
One team is a group of world-saving badasses who defy the laws of gravity and physics, and the other is the Avengers. In this episode, our teams attempt to set the record straight over which of these two blockbuster properties holds the title of…