Nerds With Friends

Nerds With Friends
This is a Podcast for nerds, by nerds. We cover a variety of topics including movies, comic books, video games and anything else people can geek out over. Remember nerds, you’re not alone. You are with friends. This is Nerds With Friends

163- Legion M and Luke Gygax at Silicon Valley Comic-Con
Aug 23 • 55 min
The Nerds head to San Jose California to check out Silicon Valley Comic-Con. We sit down with the Legion M co-founder and president Jeff Annison and VP of Development David Baxter and discuss how Legion M is changing the way movies are made. We also…
162- New Podcasting Gear and Once Upon a Time in Hollywood
Aug 15 • 67 min
New Gear alert! The Nerd Lair Studio gets an upgrade! We recently upgraded to the Rodecaster Pro mixer and we thought this would be a great opportunity to explain some of the gear we use to bring you this show and try to answer your questions about …
161- The Boys and the 90’s
Aug 7 • 67 min
Who keeps the super heroes in check? We give a spoiler free review of Amazon Prime’s The Boys. We also go on a 90’s tangent for some reason.
160- San Diego Comic-Con Recap 2019
Jul 29 • 94 min
The Nerds have returned from the holy land and have some amazing stories to tell. San Diego Comic-Con in the place to be if you love comic books, movies, Tv, or anything remotely nerdy, so of course we were there to check it all out. We discuss the …
159- Dan Beckman-Stranger Things season 3 and Comicon Prep
Jul 19 • 79 min
Return Guest Dan Beckman stops by to talk the newest season of Stranger things (Spoilers) and a couple quick tips for San Diego Comic Con
158-Spiderman Far From Home, Midsommar, Childs Play
Jul 13 • 78 min
We talk some of our favorite summer movies! There are some major spoilers for Spiderman Far From Home, so you have been warned! Summer Movie Time!!!!
157-Godzilla King of Monsters
Jun 29 • 76 min
Oh no, there goes Tokyo! The Nerds talk the newest addition to the Godzilla universe, so turn off the lights or Mothra will bust down your door. Check it out now!
156- Dave B. Mitchell returns! Mortal Kombat 11
Jun 20 • 59 min
Voice actor extraordinaire Dave B. Mitchell returns to talk his newest project Mortal Kombat 11, where he voices Sector and Geras. We also talk about how fans react when you take over as a beloved character, sometimes positive, and sometimes not so …
155- Game of Thrones Finale with Seamus Calder
Jun 8 • 86 min
OK Nerds, Game of Thrones is over and we have some thoughts…. Join us for a discussion about the most anticipated series finale of all time. Seamus returns and has some classic Seamus rants about GOT, Star Wars, and how Hollywood is always trying …
154- Adam Christopher- Stranger Things: Darkness on the Edge of Town
May 29 • 47 min
In this episode we talk to author Adam Christopher about his new book Stranger Things: Darkness on the Edge of Town which tells the story of Chief Hopper’s time as a homicide detective in New York City in 1977 before returning to Hawkins. Grab yours…
153-Detective Pikachu and GOT S8E5
May 20 • 82 min
Gotta Catch ‘em All! We discuss the first live-action Pokemon movie and the second to last episode of Game of Thrones.
152- Future of the MCU and GOT S8E4
May 20 • 69 min
We discuss what we think the Marvel Cinematic Universe should do next, and Episode 4 of Game of thrones final season.
151-Avengers End Game of Thrones W/ Nelson Zuniga
May 10 • 99 min
The biggest movie ever and the biggest battle ever deserve the biggest NWF episode ever! We celebrate our Anniversary by discussing Avengers: End Game and GOT S8E3 The Long Night with our friend Nelson Zuniga.
150-Cosplayer Anya Braddock plus Game of Thrones S8E2
May 1 • 70 min
The Nerds talk with cosplayer Anya Braddock about how she got into the cosplay game, how she picks what characters she does, and why it’s always important to have a safe word. Plus we talk Game of Thrones of course, so spoilers for the second half o…
149- Satine Phoenix Returns, and GOT Episode 1!
Apr 22 • 58 min
Satine Phoenix is back and we can’t wait to talk to a professional Dungeon Master about all of our RPG questions. We also talk about Satine’s new company Gilding Light and some of her newest D&D projects. And of course, we discuss the first epis…
148- Shazam! Pet Semetary and Stephen King Remakes
Apr 17 • 73 min
So much to discuss! We talk Shazam! (great) and Pet Semetary (great but also scary) and we give you our picks and pitches for Stephen King movies that deserve a second chance.
147- Getting Prepared for Avengers/Game Of Thrones
Apr 9 • 62 min
Guys, are you as stoked as we are? There’s no chance! Avengers and Game of Thrones are nearly upon us and we cannot wait! We give our predictions for both, and make sure to chime in with yours on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram!
146- Jordan Peele’s Us
Apr 3 • 60 min
Special Guest hosts: Cody and Cristian’s doppelgangers! Spoiler Warning: if you haven’t seen Us from the mind of Jordan Peele, there are spoilers in this episode… and the doppelganger joke probably didn’t make sense.
145- Captain Marvel and Women in Comics W/ Kristal and Ashley
Mar 23 • 85 min
The Nerds sit down with the ladies from 3 For Tea Podcast and discuss the impact of Captain Marvel on women in comics over a hot cup of tea.
144- Geoffrey Cantor
Mar 8 • 56 min
The Nerds Skype in actor Geoffrey Cantor, most recently known for portraying Mitchell Ellison in Marvel’s Daredevil and Punisher on Netflix! He’s a super funny and interesting guy and we had a great time talking to him.
143- Sandy Danto at the SF Punch Line
Mar 5 • 40 min
We got to hang out with return guest Sandy Danto in the green room at San Francisco’s Punch Line Comedy Club. Sandy is hilarious as always and we talk about comedy, family and cities that can’t take a joke.
142- Chauncey K. Robinson
Feb 24 • 71 min
The Nerds talk Horror movies with the Twisted Girl Next Door, Chauncey K Robinson! We discuss all things scary and bloody with Chauncey and try to figure out what separates your run of the mill slasher movie from a masterpiece of the genre. An…
141- Dragon Ball Super Broly
Feb 12 • 67 min
Nerds are charging their Ki and getting ready to do the Fusion Dance, its time to review Dragon Ball Super’s Broly movie! And of course we get derailed and talk other stuff too.
140- Punisher and Glass
Jan 31 • 61 min
The Nerds discuss Marvel’s The Punisher season 2 and M. Night Shamalamalan’s Glass. Spoiler alert for the ending of Glass.
139-Dani Fernandez
Jan 19 • 62 min
Nerds, geeks, comedy, reviews, funny, movies, tv, video games, gaming, podcast, puns, film, confessions, Star Wars, dnd, D&D, Dani Fernandez, nerdist, nerdificent, fangirling, star wars
138- Holiday Special 2018
Dec 27, 2018 • 82 min
Happy Holidays from the Nerds! We give you nerdy gift ideas for that nerdy someone in your life. Have a happy holidays and a happy New Years from Nerds With Friends.
137- Dave B. Mitchell
Oct 21, 2018 • 69 min
The Nerds chat it up with voice actor Dave B. Mitchell, the voice behind the Shocker in the new Spiderman PS4 game! We talk voice acting, Sci-Fi and what it takes to make it in the voice biz.
136-Spiderman, Destiny and Lords and Ladles
Oct 2, 2018 • 66 min
The Nerds discuss the new Spiderman PS4 game, the latest Destiny 2 Forsaken DLC and Cody’s new favorite Irish cooking show.
135- Fall Video Games and Hereditary
Sep 1, 2018 • 61 min
In this episode, the Nerds discuss upcoming holiday video games as well as the super scary movie Hereditary (spoilers)
134- San Diego Comicon 2018
Aug 12, 2018 • 81 min
The Nerds are back from SDCC 2018! We tell you all about the adventures we had at the worlds larges comic convention down in sunny San Diego!
133- Sandy Danto
Jul 7, 2018 • 61 min
This week, the Nerds are sitting down with comedian and fellow podcaster, Sandy Danto! We talk about all sorts of stuff, from free speech to parenting to crying-porn, we had an absolute blast talking to Sandy. Check out Sandy’s podcast- Mother F***ers:…
132- Matt Simon of Wired
Jun 15, 2018 • 61 min
We sit down with author and science and technology writer Matt Simon! We talk robots, artificial intelligence and some of the crazy ways animals have evolved. Check him out at
131- Annie Cruz!
Jun 1, 2018 • 67 min
The Nerds get the opportunity to Skype it up with former adult film star, current podcaster and radio host on Sirius XM, trained MMA fighter, and future comic book character Annie Cruz! We talk cosplay do’s and don’t’s, Solo: a Star Wars Story (spoiler…
130- Avengers: Infinity War And God Of War W/ Alex Baker-Lubin
May 15, 2018 • 87 min
Alright Nerds, Avengers has been out for 2 weeks now. It is time to break it down! We get into the nitty gritty of Infinity War, and also discuss the new God of War. What a time to be alive!
129- With B. David Walters
Apr 22, 2018 • 51 min
The Nerds sit down via Skype with Geek and Sundy’s own B. David Walters. After our first attempt at an interview which was riddled with technical issues( but available soon as a bonus episode) we get back down to business with David and discuss the cha…
128- Dragon Ball FighterZ with @Hellpockets
Mar 19, 2018 • 72 min
Chris “Hellpockets” Fields stops by to talk Avengers Infinity War, Fighting Games, and Dragon Ball FighterZ. It’s enough to make you go Super Saiyan.
127-Satine Phoenix
Feb 16, 2018 • 50 min
The Nerds interview the Queen of D&D, Satine Phoenix
126-The Last Jedi
Jan 22, 2018 • 89 min
The Nerds Tackle Star Wars The Last Jedi
125-A Very Nerdy Christmas with Seamus and Dan
Dec 22, 2017 • 74 min
Nerdy Christmas Gift Ideas
124- Orion Acaba
Dec 5, 2017 • 57 min
Voice Actor Orion Acaba Skypes in and talks to the Nerds
123- Producer Bryan is Back!-Thor Ragnarock
Nov 21, 2017 • 69 min
Bryan Returns!
122- It
Oct 4, 2017 • 67 min
We discuss the movie It and Destiny 2
121- Game of Thrones Finale with Amy
Sep 5, 2017 • 85 min
We got theories…. we got GOT theories. We talk Game of Thrones and what the finale means for the rest of the show.
120- Game of Thrones and SDCC with Stephen Gopez
Aug 16, 2017 • 82 min
We are back after a long break, we talk about San Diego Comicon, and the first half of this season of Game of Thrones. Stephen Gopez Guests
119- E3
Jun 25, 2017 • 71 min
The Nerds are back to discuss the upcoming games unveiled at E3 and preview this summer’s comic movies coming soon!
118-Racial Recasting
Apr 9, 2017 • 86 min
The Nerds are back to discuss the unfortunate trend of recasting characters of other races with white actors. Guest: Nelson Zuniga
117- Seamus Returns!
Mar 19, 2017 • 68 min
Thanks for the wait you guys! Trust us it was worth it. Seamus joins the gang for a talk about President Trump, and we discuss if resellers are ruining people’s chances to have fun and buy the things they want. All this and more on Nerds With Friends!
116- Rogue One
Jan 17, 2017 • 59 min
Sorry for the delay! The Nerds are back from Christmas break and we are talking Rogue One: A Star Wars Story. Enjoy!
115-Make America Nerdy Again
Nov 23, 2016 • 52 min
What up Nerds! Of Course we have to discuss the presidential election, but we also get to the good stuff, like DR Strange, Pokemon, and all that jazz.
114- Black Mirror Nintendo Switch
Oct 24, 2016 • 60 min
In this Episode, The Nerds talk Luke Cage, Black Mirror Season 3, Nintendo Switch, Power Rangers, and Doctor Strange. Listen now as if your life depends on it!
113-Dynamic Duo
Oct 3, 2016 • 43 min
Cody and Cristian discuss the recent Destiny DLC, Rise of Iron, as well as the brand new Iphone 7.
112- Goodbye Seamus
Sep 3, 2016 • 71 min
Seamus is leaving Nerds With Friends to move to New York, so the Nerds send him off the only way we know how; with embarrassing stories and Straberitas!
111- Suicide Squad Goals
Aug 23, 2016 • 105 min
In This Episode, The nerds tackle Suicide Squad, which is not a bad movie, but definitely fell short of our expectations. We also discuss updates coming to Pokemon Go, as well as the new PS4 Game, No Man’s Sky.
110- Comicon of Broken Dreams
Aug 7, 2016 • 87 min
In this episode, Cody gives a recap of all the times his heart was broken at this year’s San Diego Comic-Con. We also discuss Netflix’s Stranger Things, and the new Ghostbusters movie.
109-Pokemon GO!
Jul 16, 2016 • 79 min
Do you want to be the very best? Do you feel the need to catch ‘em all? Well then we have the show for you! We discuss the new mobile game thats sweeping the world, Pokemon Go! We’ll give you tips and strategies for quickly leveling up, taking over gym…
108-Game of Thrones Point/Counterpoint pt 2 with Stephen Gopez
Jul 1, 2016 • 85 min
Winter is here! After briefly discussing the whole Brexit ordeal, we delve deep into Game of Thrones final 2 episodes. It gets nerdy up in here. You have been warned.
107- Game of Thrones Point/Counterpoint pt 1 with John Gallagher
Jun 18, 2016 • 76 min
Winter is coming, and with it comes the end of Season 6 of Game of Thrones! We discuss episodes, fan theories, and even come up with a few of our own in this week’s Nerds With Friends!
106-Fanime 2016
May 28, 2016 • 68 min
Its Convention Season! Fanime is upon us, and of course NWF is there to cover it! Producer Bryan makes his triumphant return and our friend Marc comes along too. Enjoy the show and tell your friends!
105-Captain America Civil War
May 13, 2016 • 94 min
In this Episode, the Nerds discuss Cap’s new movie, and all the recent events on Game of Thrones. Obviously spoilers are ahead.
104- GOT season 6 premiere with Stephen Gopez
Apr 29, 2016 • 88 min
In this Episode we discuss the season six premiere of Game of Thrones. Winter is coming and so is an old wrinkly vag!
103- The Flash Sucks with John and Sean
Apr 16, 2016 • 83 min
Cristian was out sick this time, so Seamus brought 2 friends along, and we took this as an opportunity to hate on everything Seamus loves. We analyze the ridiculous characters from the Flash’s Rogue’s Gallery, from Captain Cold to the Trickster, no one…
102- The one where Batman fights Superman
Apr 4, 2016 • 101 min
It was bound to happen. Batman and Superman are fighting, and so are the Nerds. was the movie bad? Was it Good? Was it just OK? Find out on this episode of NWF
101- Street Fighter 5
Mar 18, 2016 • 80 min
To listen to all of this episode you simply need to purchase the Nerds With Friends Season Pass for $39.99. Just kidding! We discuss the dark side to DLC as well as an in depth review of Tom Clancy’s The Division and Street Fighter 5.
Episode100 Special
Mar 4, 2016 • 112 min
It’s been a long road, but we’ve finally made it to 100 episodes. We can’t thank our fans enough for all the support over the years. We brough 3 very funny guests along including Jacob Rubin, Tirumari Jothi and Molly Sanchez. Buckle in for this extra l…
99- 40 Water
Feb 12, 2016 • 95 min
Hey Guys! On this episode of NWF we take E-40’s new malt liquor for a spin, and hilarity ensues! We talk Deadpool, Captain America, and 40oz recipes! Enjoy! And please don’t judge us.
98- Kanye Likes Butt Stuff-W/ Sean
Jan 30, 2016 • 87 min
In this Episode we sit down with Seamus’ friend Sean and discuss the upcoming comic movies and TV shows, the return of the X-Files, and our opinion on whether or not Kanye actually likes his butt played with.
97-Dark Side of the Force/ Happy Nerd Year!
Jan 15, 2016 • 88 min
The First Fresh Episode of 2016! The Nerds are back and Seamus has some things to get off his chest. We listen to Seamus explain his side of Star Wars VII The Force Awakens and we make some resolutions going into 2016!
96-The Light Side of the Force with Kristal Gonzales
Dec 19, 2015 • 86 min
Guys, Star Wars….. We saw it, we laughed, we cried, and flirted with the dark side. Don’t listen until you’ve seen it, because there are spoilers ahead. Grab your lightsaber, find the droids you’re looking for, Star Wars is out and the Nerds are read…
95- Star Wars Prequel
Dec 4, 2015 • 90 min
The night is almost upon us! The Nerds go deep into the Star Wars Nerdom before the next movie comes out. We also discuss Jessica Jones and the future of the Marvel Netflix Universe.
94- Jacob Rubin Wrestling Champion of the World
Nov 10, 2015 • 86 min
Do you smell what the Nerds are cooking? In this episode, we discuss the finer points of professional wrestling, then we try to talk Star Wars, but instead we talk about Dragon Ball Z, but thats how it goes sometimes!
93- Star Wars Halloween
Oct 27, 2015 • 89 min
The Nerds are back, and there is new Star Wars footage! We talk Star Wars, Halloween, Bill Murray and the correct way to say AT-AT. So carve a pumpkin and carve it with a light saber, it’s Nerds With Friends!
92-Nerds With Tea-Three for Tea Anniversary Special
Oct 9, 2015 • 103 min
In this episode, The Nerds guest star on Three for Tea, our sister podcast that just hit their One Year Anniversary! We are super proud of these ladies, and they certainly put on one hell of a tea party! Thanks for Listening and be sure to check out Th…
91- Lime’rita Taste Test with John Gallagher
Sep 25, 2015 • 82 min
In this episode, the Nerds set out on a quest to taste every flavor of Bud Light Lime’rita. Needless to say we get a little intoxicated. Our only hope is that you find this episode enjoyable, and hopefully not too offensive.
90- Shitting on Seamus
Sep 11, 2015 • 83 min
In this episode, Cristian and Cody are doing it Live! With Seamus called away for business, the other two nerds are left on their own to discuss the new Metal Gear an the results of Force Friday and all the new Star Wars toys. Also we take a look at th…
89- NWA- Nerds With Attitude
Aug 28, 2015 • 75 min
Wassup young bloods? In this episode, the Nerds get a little Gangsta with y’all and review Straight Out of Compton. We also discuss what we think Burning Man is all about as well as the origin of the term Truffle Butter. #Trufflebutter
88-Top 5 Worst Comic Movies
Aug 14, 2015 • 86 min
(Un)inspired by the new Fantastic 4 movie, The Nerds sit down to discuss the worst comic book movie adaptations that have ever been made. Prepare yourselves for a cringe-worthy trip down memory lane.
87- Dan Beckman
Jul 31, 2015 • 88 min
In this episode, the Nerds sit down with their friend Dan Beckman to discuss Star Wars, Fantastic 4 and a whole lot more!
86- Comic-Con Movie Recap
Jul 19, 2015 • 88 min
The Nerds are back from San Diego Comic-Con and there are stories to tell! We review each of the big hollywood trailers that came out of the Con last week and discuss the good, the bad, and the “Fantastic”
85-4th of July/ Comicon Prep
Jul 4, 2015 • 68 min
In this episode, The Nerds sit down with return guest Daniel Beckman and review the new Batman Arkham Knight video game, and then we discuss what the 4th of July means to a Nerd, and we tell you about the hot exclusives for this year’s Comic-con!
84- For The Watch
Jun 19, 2015 • 78 min
In this episode Cristian and Cody discuss Jurassic World, Jupiter Ascending, Sense8 , the new video games from E3, and the Game of Thrones season finale! What a bust episode!
83- Tirumari
May 29, 2015 • 81 min
On this episode the Nerds sit down with comedian and artist Tirumari and discuss Feminism (That’s right ladies….), Mad Max, Suicide Squad and Ninja Turtles.
82-Stephen Gopez
May 15, 2015 • 74 min
We sit down with our Friend Stephen and discuss the upcoming Mad Max Fury Road, and we do a mid season review of Game of Thrones. Don’t worry, we give spoiler alerts.
May 4, 2015 • 79 min
It’s Nerds With Friends 2 year anniversary special! We talk Avengers in great detail, so if you haven’t seen it yet, wait to listen. Thank you to all of our listeners for making the last 2 years so amazing!
80- Nelson Zuniga
Apr 17, 2015 • 87 min
In this episode, The Nerds discuss the new Daredevil Netflix series, as well as the season premiere of Game of Thrones! Don’t worry, we give you plenty of warning before we talk spoilers.
79- Jesse
Apr 3, 2015 • 76 min
In this episode, the nerds sit down with their friend Jesse to discuss Seamus’ eating habits, how to get listeners in Africa, and a new contest for our listeners!
78- Video Juegos!
Mar 20, 2015 • 78 min
The Nerds are all about video games this week! Listen for reviews of The Order 1886, and Dragon Ball Z Xenoverse!
77-Ramon Sandino
Mar 6, 2015 • 81 min
The Nerds sit down with return Guest Ramon Sandino to discuss the newest Avengers trailer and what it all means. We also bid a fond farewell to Leonard Nimoy.
76- Victor and Taylor
Feb 13, 2015 • 88 min
What an exciting episode! There’s so much to talk about between Sony loaning Spiderman out to appear in the Marvel Cinematic Universe to this years Oscar picks, we needed two guests to help us get through this much nerd news.
75- The Fantastic 3
Jan 30, 2015 • 74 min
Seamus is back, and he’s got a bone to pick with 20th Century Fox! The new Fantastic 4 trailer has been released and the Nerds pick it apart bit by terrible bit. We also discuss Lars Von Trier’s Nymphomaniac Volumes 1 and 2. Enjoy!
74- Daniel Beckman
Jan 16, 2015 • 75 min
In this episode we sit down with returning guest Dan Beckman to discus LARPing, the upcoming movies of 2015, and we ask, “Should Cristian get a pet owl?” This episode is dedicated to Daniel Beckman Sr. who we lost this week.
73-Three For Tea
Jan 3, 2015 • 88 min
First episode of the new year and it’s a good one. The Nerds sit down with 3 lovely ladies from the podcast Three for Tea and engage in a little cross-podination. We talk books, and tea, and we make some Nerd-Year-Resolutions! Happy New Years from all …
72-Bert DiVietri Christmas Special
Dec 14, 2014 • 93 min
We’ve finally got the chance to sit down with comedian and all around crazy person Bert DiVietri. We discuss the best Christmas gifts a Nerd could ask for, new movies, and even delve uncomfortably into politics. Seamus also announces his candidacy for …
NWF-71-Black Friday with Nelson Zuniga
Nov 28, 2014 • 78 min
Are you in a Thanksgiving food coma? Waiting in line for some awesome Black Friday deals? Then why not listen to some Nerds With Friends? The Nerds sit down and discuss the new Destiny expansion, The Dark Below, and talk about some of the worst Black F…
70- Interstellar
Nov 14, 2014 • 84 min
In this episode the Nerds sit down and attempt to expand their mind with a review of Christopher Nolan’s Interstellar (Spoilers), as well as discuss the recent announcement concerning the future of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, and Seamus does some Si…
69- Nerdy Halloween Special 2014
Oct 31, 2014 • 85 min
Happy Halloween from all the Nerds! In this episode, Seamus and Cody discuss the new Avengers 2 trailer, Halloween fun, and briefly slip into a sports tangent. Have a very Nerdy Halloween!
68-John Gallagher
Oct 17, 2014 • 86 min
The Nerds sit down with return guest and all around funny guy John Gallagher (Hey guys, John here), and we discuss, new video games hitting the market, Marvel’s big announcement, and how messed up the DC cinematic universe is going to be.
67- Jacob Reuben
Oct 4, 2014 • 75 min
In this episode, The Nerds sit down with Trivia Master and overall funny guy Jacob Reuben, and discuss Destiny, comics, and we play the hottest new game sweeping the nation Danielle Steele or Sci-Fi?
66- Where’s Seamus?
Sep 14, 2014 • 64 min
The Nerds are Seamusless once again, but that doesn’t keep them from giving an in depth review of Destiny and thoughts on the new Apple Watch and iPhone 6
65- Kurt Hirsch and Gavin Murray
Sep 6, 2014 • 75 min
The Nerds sit down with 2 funny fellows, Kurt and Gavin and discuss what everyone has been talking about: Jennifer Lawrence’s boobs. We also talk a lot about semen, and Cody proves his detective skills. Sorry in advance for this filthy, filthy episode.
64- Seamus Back in Action!
Aug 30, 2014 • 76 min
Seamus Is back and better than ever! Well, he’s really just as good as before, not much better. The Nerds catch up with their long lost compadre, and play their new favorite game Female or She-male, the game where everybody wins!
63- Getting High With Cody
Aug 23, 2014 • 64 min
In this episode, Cody reviews a convention of a different color; after visiting HempCon, San Francisco’s Cannabis Convention, Cody is a little out of it, but that doesn’t keep him and Cristian from reviewing Let’s Be Cop’s and the new Silent Hill demo,…
62- Issey Almquist and Anthony Perez
Aug 16, 2014 • 70 min
The Nerds have 2 guests this week, count ‘em, 2!!!! We discuss briefly the new Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, and bid a very fond farewell to the one and only Robin Williams.
61- Cody and Cristian
Aug 9, 2014 • 59 min
The Nerds have returned home! We’re back in the bay, and the only thing we can talk about is Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy! We do an in-depth review of the summer blockbuster so if you haven’t seen it, go out immediately and watch it!!!! We also tak…
NWF-SDCC 2014- Pt 2
Jul 28, 2014 • 58 min
In the second part of our San Diego Comic Con episode, the Nerds talk about their experience in the line for Hall H the 6,100 seat convention hall that premieres movies like Avengers 2: Age of Ultron, and Batman Vs. Superman.
NWF-SDCC-2014 Pt. 1
Jul 25, 2014 • 34 min
The Nerds have taken over Comicon! In this mini episode, we discuss what we got to see in the first 2 days at San Diego Comic Con. We talk Game of Thrones, and Occulus Rift. Tune in again tomorrow for another Episode1
Jul 19, 2014 • 70 min
Well aparently Russian extremists shot down a Malaysian airplane, and the US is on the verge of WWIII…What better time to discuss San Diego Comicon 2014!?!?!? The Nerds wake up extra early to talk about Marvel Comics weird superhero choces, and Scarl…
57- Angie Lyons
Jul 8, 2014 • 66 min
Return Guest Angie Lyons joins the Nerds in a spirited discussion on the expanded Star Wars universe (led by Seamus of course) as well as a review of Tom Cruise’s Edge of Tomorrow.
56- Cody Falls Apart
Jul 1, 2014 • 71 min
Cody’s in rough shape in this episode. He got horribly sunburned while crabbing, he rubbed pepper in his eye by accident causing his eye to swell up and start watering, but the show must go on! Plus it’s fun to listen to him struggle through jokes abou…
55- Daniel Beckman
Jun 21, 2014 • 68 min
In this episode The Nerds discuss the results of the E3 Video Game Convention and ask ourselves, what would we like to see next year? We also review the game Watchdogs. No spoilers this episode at all!
54- Nerds in the Morning
Jun 6, 2014 • 74 min
Good Morning VietNERD!!!! The Nerds decide to do a morning show! Well we didn’t want to, but Producer Bryan was moving to LA for the summer and that was the only time he could record before he left. So wake up, grab a hot cup o’ coffee and start the da…
53- Mark Steranka & Eric Rios
May 31, 2014 • 70 min
This episode goes out to the next generation of Nerds! in honor of X-Men Days of Future Past, the old Nerds cross paths with the younger versions of themselves. Bryan’s younger brother Eric, and former guest/PokéMaster Michael Steranka’s younger brothe…
52-Live from Fanime 2014!
May 26, 2014 • 83 min
The Nerds bring you a special live episode recorded live in the halls of the Fanime Anime Convention in San Jose Ca. We discuss what makes this convention one of our favorites. Special Thanks to Reporter in the Field, Jaime Larrios, and our guests Alec…
51- The Not So Amazing Spiderman
May 18, 2014 • 69 min
In this episode, the Nerds discuss the Not So Amazing parts of the new Amazing Spiderman 2. Then they have a discussion on who would get the most hits on Grinder if they all made a profile.
50- Anniversary Special!
May 10, 2014 • 69 min
Well, It’s been a crazy year! Nerds With Friends would like to thank all the fans who tune in week after week, joke after tasteless joke; without you this show would fall to ruin. In this Anniversary Special, Seamus returns, and we do a live audience v…
Episode-49- Purple Wedding
May 3, 2014 • 85 min
In this episode, we finally talk Game of Thrones season 4 so if you are not caught up, stop listening when we cue the spoilers. Also, we’ve included and extra long tasty bit at the end so stick it out ‘til the end!
48- Chris “HellPockets” Fields
Apr 26, 2014 • 71 min
Ready! Fight! In this episode, the Nerds sit down with Chris, who works as a announcer for fighting game tournaments, and discuss what it takes to be the very best. Then, the Nerds take the fight to the streets as HellPockets announces our own StreetFi…
47- Don’t Go To Denny’s
Apr 16, 2014 • 62 min
Don’t Worry, there are no Game of Thrones spoilers in this episode, instead, the Nerds discuss the Muppets, Flight of the Conchords, and why Denny’s sucks.
46- Winter Soldier Vs Kanye
Apr 9, 2014 • 63 min
In this episode, the Nerds discuss Captain America: The Winter Soldier (with some mild spoilers) and how it just might be the best Marvel movie yet. Then Bryan defends Kanye West as a forward thinking futurist who had the foresight to invent the leathe…
45- Neil Patrick Harris!
Apr 1, 2014 • 67 min
In this exciting episode the Nerds sit down with actor Neil Patrick Harris for an exclusive interview where we talk about the How I Met Your Mother Finale and his upcoming role in A Million Ways To Die in the West! Get ready, NWF is going NPH!
44- Angie Lyons Frozen
Mar 25, 2014 • 73 min
Do you want to build a snowman? Yeah we do! The Nerds sit down with returning guest, Angie Lyons, and discuss Frozen, Muppets Most Wanted, and the Lego Movie. Then we give you a preview of Convention season and tell you what to expect at each convention.
43- Ramon
Mar 18, 2014 • 69 min
In this episode, The Nerds sit down with Cristian’s friend Ramòn and discuss all the cool technologies that are available right now in a segment we like to call The Future is Now!
Mar 12, 2014 • 77 min
In this episode, Bryan’s late again, and all over a Cheesesteak Sandwich! The Nerds do some Wishful Thinking, and talk about some of the worst movies ever!
41- Fuck Bryan
Mar 4, 2014 • 76 min
In this episode, The Nerds sit down… and wait for an hour while Bryan finishes an episode of True Detectives before driving to Cody’s house for the show. We talk about saving podcasting from patent trolls, and Bryan does his best to gross us out.
40- Farewell Seamus
Feb 22, 2014 • 78 min
Seamus is moving to New Orleans for a couple months, but fear not! He will return! The Nerds send him off in true nerd fashion, by getting him all worked up about how bad the X-Men movie looks. We’ll miss Seamus, but he’ll know he’s not alone, he’s wit…
39- James and Anoop
Feb 15, 2014 • 90 min
Former guest James Reynov, creator of Life Is Better When You Don’t Jack Off, brings co-star, cowriter, coeverything Anoop along to discuss progress on the movie. Then the Nerds get a little bitter over not having Valentines so they pour themselves a b…
38- Sandy Bullock
Feb 4, 2014 • 79 min
In this episode, the Nerds talk Superbowl, Rom Coms and bid farewell to Phillip Seymour Hoffman. Stay tuned after the show to hear Seamus describe the entire plot of The Lake House. Goodbye Mr. Hoffman, we’ll miss you. -The Nerds
37- A Night at the Oscars
Jan 25, 2014 • 71 min
The Nerds get all dressed up and go out for a night amongst Hollywood’s biggest stars in our Oscars episode! So grab a tux, or maybe just a bucket of popcorn, it’s movie time.
NWF-36-30 days no regrets.m4a
Jan 17, 2014 • 67 min
The Nerds sit down with the fine fellas from 30 Days No Regrets, a documentary where 4 men (including NWF’s own Seamus Calder) commit to a month straight of comedy. This episode brought to you by the Fleshlight
35- First of ‘14!
Jan 11, 2014 • 66 min
The Nerds are back in 2014 and they are ready to deliver a whole new year of the freshest Pod your ears have ever tasted! What better way to start the new year than a discussion about the future!
34- Nerdy New Years with Angie Lyons
Jan 1, 2014 • 76 min
Bring in 2014 with the Nerds! We sit down with Angie Lyons and Overanalyze The Hobbit movies. For a fun New Year drinking game play the NWF Drinking Game, the tangents will be many!
33- The Nerds With Friends Christmas Special with Conor McGovern-Calder
Dec 22, 2013 • 89 min
Merry Christmas everyone! The Nerds invite Seamus’ brother on and discuss the Walking dead finale (spoilers) and of course share some christmas stories and a Christmas song! Happy Holidays everyone!
32- Kurt Hirsch
Dec 14, 2013 • 85 min
In this episode the Nerds sit down with friend and artist, Kurt Hirsch, and discuss the naked scenes that got us through childhood in Hollywoodhand, as well as some of the best Nerdy Christmas presents out there.
31- Hunger Games…Games
Dec 9, 2013 • 72 min
The Gang’s all here and they hunger for games! After a super distracted round of Nerdy Confessions (not recommended to play the NWF Drinking Game if you want to live) the boys play a Hunger Games themed round of Who Would Win?
30- Nerdsgiving Special, feat. Molly Sanchez
Dec 2, 2013 • 72 min
In this episode, the Nerds welcome back comedian Molly Sanchez, and give thanks to those who make the Nerd world better. This episode is dedicated to the Garcia family who suffered a loss this weekend, and of course Paul Walker will be missed as well.
29- Dennis Allen
Nov 23, 2013 • 77 min
The Nerds sit down with gamer Dennis Allen and discuss the newly released Xbox One and how it stacks up to the PS4. Then we sip on a little Haterade when things get social as we point out the things in social media that really grind our gears!
Producer Bryan Presents: These Are The Droids You’re Looking For
Nov 23, 2013 • 1 min
Sick and tired of everyone shoving their Iphones down your throat? Well, now you can relax because Producer Bryan is here and he sympathizes. Bryan loves the Android operating system and he has a new podcast where it’s all droid all the time. Jedi tri…
28- Cristian Returns!
Nov 17, 2013 • 69 min
Cristian Garcia has returned safely from his quest for knowledge and joins his fellow Nerds once more! We discuss Thor 2: The Dark World and we give you our first impressions of the PS4.
27- Jake Baker
Nov 9, 2013 • 69 min
The Nerds sit down with friend and animator Jake Baker and talk Cartoons and play a round of the Pokémon Game #Jakerbaker
26- Chiwetel Ejiofor
Nov 2, 2013 • 72 min
In this episode the Nerds discuss Gravity, Cody gives a synopsis of a book he’s never read, and we do some Wishful Thinking on the new gaming consoles coming out.
25-A Very Nerdy Halloween
Oct 27, 2013 • 64 min
In this episode, the Nerds discuss some of their past halloween costumes, and discuss what the ultimate halloween costumes would be, and a couple lucky fans get a sweet sweet serenade. Trick or Treat!
24-Alex Baker-Lubin
Oct 21, 2013 • 68 min
The Nerds have a friendly chat with their buddy Alex and talk video games, movies, and take a sip on some Haterade. Enjoy!
23- Joey P
Oct 13, 2013 • 70 min
The Nerds sit down with zine creator Joey P and discuss his magazine Phase 3 and the Nerds show him the wondrous thing that is Pokemon! #Punilngus
22- 3 Men and an Artist
Oct 5, 2013 • 89 min
Get ready for CrossPODination! The Nerds sit down with fellow podcasters 3 Men and an Artist, and discuss the art of the podcast, Wishful Thinking: Crossover Edition, and we introduce the NWF Drinking Game, submitted by Molly Sanchez. There’s so much t…
21- #MainEwok
Sep 28, 2013 • 68 min
The Nerds talk about the new Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. and play another game of Who Would Win? Bryan also know’s very little about Ewoks. #MainEwok
Before the Snap!- Extended Cut-Back Room Couch Casting
Sep 21, 2013 • 2 min
Kristal Gonzales presents an extended cut of what goes on before the snap of the fingers that signals the start of the show. Thank you Kristal for donating to our page and making this all possible
20- Stephen Ku
Sep 21, 2013 • 76 min
The Nerds join forces with comedian Stephen Ku and discuss the stories going on inside our own heads and try to figure out who would win in a fight.
19- AJ and the Friday the 13th Episode!
Sep 14, 2013 • 72 min
Don’t walk under a ladder or open an umbrella inside… Because it’s rude! It’s also Friday the 13th so it coud be unlucky! The Nerds sit down with their friend AJ and talk Nerd Superstitions, and we have a round of Wishful Thinking. Happy Listening!
Before the Snap Extended Cut-Bryan’s Back!
Sep 8, 2013 • 6 min
An Extended Cut of what goes on before the show, it’s a delight! #SpoilersBro
18- Return of the Producer
Sep 8, 2013 • 73 min
The Nerds are whole again! Producer Bryan returns from the depths of the land of movies, hobos and unusually large fake breasts, just in time to recap a whole summer of movies. Enjoy!! #SpoilersBro
17- Marc Michaels
Aug 31, 2013 • 72 min
In this episode, the Nerds sit down with Marc, Seamus’ room mate, and we discuss the goings on in the nerd world, and discuss the recent casting choices in the upcoming superhero movies. #JoePesciAmericanHero
16- Ben Affleck #ThatsSoRaisin
Aug 24, 2013 • 73 min
Ben Affleck is Batman… How do you like dem apples? The Nerds discuss the pros and cons of having Uncle Ben pick up the Cape and Cowl. We also discuss who we thing should play the parts of our favorite super heroes in Comic Casting Couch. #ThatsSoRaisin
15- Molly Sanchez
Aug 17, 2013 • 81 min
Are you ready for the steamiest episode of Nerds With Friends ever? The Nerds sit down with comedian Molly Sanchez, and we discuss sexual escapades and read a little erotic fan fiction, so put the kids to bed, lube up, and get ready for Nerds With Frie…
14- #SnatchSnaps
Aug 9, 2013 • 72 min
On this episode of Nerds With Friends, the Nerds hypothesize about some Not So Superpowers, we discuss Robot Movies, and asking the one question on everyone’s minds: What ever happened to Steve Guttenberg? #SnatchSnaps
13- Rob
Aug 3, 2013 • 77 min
This week, the Nerds sit down with Seamus’ friend Rob, and discuss the new Wolverine movie and possible sponsors, and the boys sip on a little hater-ade. #goodvibes
12-Comic-Con Recap!!!
Jul 27, 2013 • 71 min
Cody returns to the Nerds with tales of beautiful sights and sounds from San Diego Comic-Con. Get the latest on Superman/Batman , Tom Cruise, and Avengers 2. Enjoy a tasty bonus track and check out the pics on Instagram and Facebook. #roboCruise
11- Comic-Con Preparation with Fabienne
Jul 13, 2013 • 75 min
The time is near…A storm brews on the horizon…. Is winter coming? No, it’s Comic-Con!! SDCC is just around the corner so on this episode the Nerds give you some pointers on how to survive and succeed at the nation’s largest comic and pop culture co…
10- Zombie Episode! with Marvic Ranola
Jul 6, 2013 • 73 min
The infection is spreading… The end is near… One group of survivors, fighting for their future. Luckily, they’re with friends! On this episode, we discuss one of our favorite topics: a zombie apocalypse! We talk weapons, hideouts, and ways to make …
9- The Hempisode! with Nick B.
Jun 29, 2013 • 72 min
In honor of the summer movie “This Is The End” the Nerds toke up and put on a special Hempisode! We discuss crazy pot names, inventive pipes, and for Pride in San Francisco, we discuss the ultimate man-date. If you dont smoke, you’ll still enjoy. Happy…
8- Miriam Traore
Jun 21, 2013 • 81 min
In this episode, the Nerds sit down with their friend Miriam, an audience member from the Live Episode, and we delve deep into Man of Steel, Cody gets told which Star Trek series to watch and Seamus explains death and puberty to a small child. Happy Li…
7- Producer Pro Tempore Seamus Calder
Jun 15, 2013 • 74 min
The Nerds are no more… They’ve lost one of their own. Producer Bryan is gone…The team stands divided. What’s this? Arriving just in time to save the day? It’s former guest, comedian Seamus Calder! Seamus stands in during Bryan’s absence and we talk…
6- Live Episode!!
Jun 8, 2013 • 59 min
This episode, the Nerds brought some friends along! We recorded our show in front of an audience of our peers and hear some audience Nerdy Confessions and have auditions for a not-so-super hero team. We also bid a fond farewell to Producer Bryan… Hap…
5- Marc Abbey
May 31, 2013 • 71 min
In this episode, we sit down with Marc Abbey, the man responsible for our delightful intro and outro music. We discuss Star Trek: Into Darkness, CounterStrike and the Fanime anime convention in San Jose. make sure to like our Facebook page, and comment…
4-James Reynov
May 25, 2013 • 80 min
In this episode, the Nerds sit down with friend and film maker James Reynov and discuss his current project, a film called “Life is Better When You Don’t Jack Off.” We also talk Spiderman for no apparent reason and discuss masterbation… A lot. Happy …
3- Seamus Calder
May 17, 2013 • 79 min
The Nerds sit down with Comic Comic Seamus Calder and talk about Comedy, Iron Man 3 (Spoilers) and Comics. Happy listening! #fingerguns
2- Michael Steranka
May 11, 2013 • 68 min
On this episode, the Nerds sit down with Michael Steranka (AKA Philip7086) and talk Playstation and we prove once and for all, who is the Pokémaster!
1-Hector Morales
May 4, 2013 • 66 min
Our first official Episode! We have our first guest Hector, and talk about Oblivion, superpowers no one wants, and finding herbs in Resident Evil. Happy listening! Follow us on Twitter @NerdsWithFriend and like our Facebook page!
Nerds With Friends- Pilot
Apr 29, 2013 • 62 min
Our very first episode of Nerds With Friends! No guests, but Cody, Cristian and Producer Bryan get their sea legs in the great podcasting ocean. Topics include: Racist Elves and Wonder Woman’s sex life