Working Class Nerds

Working Class Nerds
Marcus is a carpenter, Nick is a college student, and we’re both huge nerds!!! We discuss our love for all things nerd.

52: The Aurebesh Conspiracy with Intisar!
Aug 19 • 85 min
Nick and Marcus sit down with author of the “This Week In Aurebesh” blog, Intisar! The guys spotlight Intisar’s novel Star Wars-themed blog, and get into some Star Wars predictions, and conspiracy theories!
51: Dxun Deep-Dive with the Devs!
Aug 8 • 76 min
Nick and Marcus sit down with Matt Pucevich and Eric Musco from Bioware’s Star Wars: The Old Republic development team. In the interview the guys get some EXCLUSIVE insight into the first boss as well as some planned changes to Operations mechanics in the…
50: Celebrating the Big Five-O!
Aug 1 • 60 min
Marcus and Nick reminisce in the history of Working Class Nerds, and also continue their Game Developer Spotlight series with the company that started it all for them… Nintendo!
49: Operation
Jul 18 • 50 min
Marcus and Nick talk about their recent gaming adventures and SWTOR’s game update 5.10.4 on the eve of Marcus’s surgery to repair…. something! Listen in to find out what out what he did to hurt himself!
48: Bethesda Bonanza!
Jul 2 • 87 min
Marcus and Nick begin the first of several episodes highlighting their favorite Game Development Studios! This episode they talk about their the good, the bad, and the ugly from Bethesda.
47: Does E3 Rhyme with PvP?
Jun 20 • 100 min
Marcus and Nick are joined by fellow AIE Gildee’s Medullah and Nezzir to talk about what they’re excited for that they saw at this year’s E3 conference, as well as the current and upcoming states of PvP in SWTOR.
46: Norman’s Night In: The Cave (Part Deux)
Jun 6 • 94 min
Nick and Marcus are joined by Nick Iorfino from Bactrian Games, the creators Norman’s Night In: The Cave! Mr. Iorfino talks about what it’s like to develop WCN’s favorite game from Pax East, and the hosts also breakdown SWTOR’s changes in game update…
45: Marcus Isn’t Allowed to do the Sound Check Anymore…
May 23 • 45 min
After having a lovely conversation with Bactrian Games’ Nick Iorfino and not being able to use any of their audio, Nick and Marcus rally together and preview SWTOR’s Game Update 5.10.3.
44: Avengers Endgame Breakdown!
May 17 • 105 min
Marcus and Nick are joined by Ariel and Dent to share their thoughts on Marvel’s Avengers: Endgame. They share what they’ve been up to in real life, talk a little SWTOR (of course) and then dive into Endgame.
43: Mixer Madness
May 2 • 62 min
After struggling to set up their new mixer, Marcus and Nick sit down to talk about how much they’re loving Mortal Kombat 11, as well as share their thoughts on the new Dantooine content on SWTOR’s PTS server.
42: Star Wars News Overload LIVE!!!
Apr 18 • 50 min
Marcus and Nick sit down in front of the mic and camera to talk about the tirade of new Star Wars content! They discuss the new Jedi: Fallen Order trailer, the Livestream for SWTOR’s 10.5.3 update, and of course SWTOR’s 6.0 Expansion announcement.
Bonus Episode: Star Wars Celebration LIVE with Kogass!
Apr 12 • 61 min
Marcus and Nick are living vicariously through Kogass as he takes them through his epic experience at Star Wars Celebration, and his transition into the AIE Guild Meetup. Swtorista and Max (from The Escape Podcast) also made guest appearances!
41: Does 100 Million Credits Buy Us New Mics?!?!
Apr 8 • 67 min
Marcus and Nick break down their trip to Boston for PAX EAST!!! They talk about all of their favorite games that they played, and you can listen to their new audio quality via their brand new microphones!
40: Is John Redden Really the Night King?!?!
Mar 21 • 100 min
Marcus and Nick are joined by Dr. John Redden, Professor in the Physiology and Neurobiology department at the University of Connecticut to talk old-school MMO’s, their upcoming journey to Pax East and what they’re looking forward to in the FINAL SEASON of…
39: Captain Marvel & Avengers: Endgame Trailer #2
Mar 14 • 75 min
Nick and Marcus are joined by WCN’s resident comic book expert, Ariel in a discussion about Captain Marvel AND the new trailer for Avengers: Endgame.
38: The State of Star Wars with Sith Talk’s Sam
Mar 7 • 90 min
Nick and Marcus are joined by Sith Talk host Sam to discuss and analyze how Star Wars got so big, where it is now, and where it could be going.
37: Soft Taco Talk with Lady Rann and Kogass!
Feb 21 • 78 min
Nick and Marcus are joined by Twitch Streamers and Nightmare-Mode Ops Raiders; Lady Rann and Kogass! Together they discuss what it’s like to be a Twitch Streamer as well as what it takes to go through Operations in SWTOR on Nightmare/Master Mode.
36: AIE Takeover!
Feb 7 • 100 min
Marcus and Nick have a WCN record FOUR guests on the show! They’re joined by Max, Sema, Tetsemi, and Dankinia to talk about anything and everything involving our beloved AIE Guild.
35: Nezzir Again!
Jan 24 • 75 min
Marcus and Nick are joined by Nezzir once again to talk about the changes that 5.10 has brought to SWTOR and also break down what they’re excited to see from Anthem.
34: 2019 Predictions with Brian and Zen LIVE!
Jan 10 • 76 min
Marcus and Nick sit down with Brian from The Bad Feeling Podcast and legendary SWTOR player and AIE Officer Zen to discuss what they’re looking forward to in 2019.
33: 1 Year Anniversary!
Dec 27, 2018 • 51 min
Marcus and Nick reflect on the first full year of Working Class Nerds!
32: BC is Coming to Town!
Dec 20, 2018 • 83 min
Marcus and Nick are joined by B Cavs from AIE to talk about the 5.10 update to SWTOR, Battlefront 2, Red Dead Online, and new gaming technology which may or may not be cheating!
31: Red Dead Redemption 2 LIVE Breakdown
Dec 6, 2018 • 59 min
Marcus and Nick invite Al and Dent to talk about one of their favorite games of the whole year- Red Dead Redemption 2!
30: The Force Will Be With You Always
Nov 27, 2018 • 52 min
Marcus and Nick catch up with what each other have been doing in gaming, and break down the news about 5.10.
29: Community Chat with Eric Musco
Nov 16, 2018 • 94 min
Marcus and Nick sit down with Star Wars: The Old Republic’s Senior Community Manager Eric Musco!
28: No Gear For Nezzir?
Nov 2, 2018 • 95 min
Marcus,Nick,and Nezzir talk about pvp and end game gearing!
27: 5.10 Livestream Breakdown
Oct 21, 2018 • 52 min
Marcus, Nick, and Dr. SWTOR discuss the SWTOR 5.10 Livestream
26: Legends of Aria
Oct 4, 2018 • 74 min
Legends of Aria project lead Derek Brinkman joins the show to discuss anything and everything Legends of Aria.
25: We went LIVE!!!
Sep 20, 2018 • 54 min
Marcus and Nick celebrate their 25th episode LIVE and discuss community in gaming!
24: Roadmap Rampage!!!
Sep 6, 2018 • 64 min
Marcus and Nick break down SWTOR’s Fall Roadmap!
23: Hosting Ootinicast!
Aug 23, 2018 • 74 min
Marcus, Nick, Chill, and Dr. SWTOR discuss the evolution of Ootinicast.
22: Summer Movie Review with Dent!
Aug 14, 2018 • 46 min
Marcus, Nick and Dent recap their favorite (and not so favorite) movies of the Summer.
21: Welcome to Scrubland… Shad!
Aug 8, 2018 • 67 min
The Guys discuss Twitch Streaming with Scrubland Shad!
19: Max and Sema Escape this Podcast
Jul 27, 2018 • 57 min
Marcus, Nick, invite Max and Sema from the SWTOR Escape Podcast onto the show to discuss the AIE Guild and The Summer of Love.
18: Soa Tripped Nick!
Jul 19, 2018 • 59 min
Nick and Marcus discuss the difference between Solo and Group content in SWTOR.
17: Sechari’s Fireworks!
Jul 5, 2018 • 62 min
Marcus and Nick discuss the current state of SWTOR with fellow podcaster and twitch streamer Sachari!
16: All Aboard the Bishop Train!
Jun 28, 2018 • 78 min
RPG’s vs. MMO’s featuring Bishop!
15: Solo Discussion with Dent
Jun 14, 2018 • 101 min
Marcus, Nick and Dent talk about their SWTOR adventures and break down their thoughts on Solo: A Star Wars Story.
14: Board Game Bonanza with Albus!
May 31, 2018 • 70 min
Nick, Marcus, and Albus talk about board games. Did Nick start playing SWTOR?!?!
13: Ariel Swims through Infinity War
May 22, 2018 • 51 min
The guys talk about Avengers: Infinity War with Ariel, and Nick gets a boner for SWTOR.
12: Ted Talk
May 17, 2018 • 62 min
Marcus and nick talk with Ted from the State of the Old Republic podcast
11: We’re under Siege from Al!
May 3, 2018 • 80 min
Marcus, Nick, and Al talk about why they like their favorite games.
10: Gummy Power!
Apr 20, 2018 • 73 min
Nick, Marcus, and Brian talk PAX East, SWTOR, and something about gummy bears…
9 The Unexpected Adventure
Apr 5, 2018 • 40 min
Marcus and nick get ready to go to pax east 2018
8: The Doctor kills the Marauder!
Mar 22, 2018 • 90 min
Nick, Marcus, and Dr. SWTOR get Freudian.
7 Thor Ragnarok Review
Mar 8, 2018 • 57 min
Loki is STILL a douchebag!
6: We Put a “Dent” in the Podcast!
Feb 22, 2018 • 90 min
We have our first guest on the podcast, and discuss PC vs. Console gaming.
Justice League Breakdown
Feb 6, 2018 • 50 min
Marcus and Nick talk about The Justice League movie
Marcus’ Meltdown
Jan 25, 2018 • 29 min
Marcus had a meltdown over something that was written about the game he loves.
3 Destination Disney!
Jan 16, 2018 • 53 min
Marcus and Nick talk about Disney and Star Wars.
2 Games We Play…..
Jan 2, 2018 • 77 min
We discuss micro-transactions in the games we play
Sound Beta Test/The Last Jedi Review
Dec 28, 2017 • 60 min
Marcus and Nick introduce themselves and discuss Star Wars: The Last Jedi