Join The Credible Nerds - Justin and Marc, as we talk everything and anything nerdy. We are a family friendly podcast, one that you can listen to with your kids! We discuss Star Wars & Star Trek, DC & Marvel, The Wheel of Time & The Cosmere, Harry Dresden & Harry Potter, and much more! For ad free episodes, join us on Patreon.com!
Thanks for listening to the Fourth Ta'veren! We are a family friendly Wheel of Time podcast. In this episode, we cover chapters 11-15 from The Eye of the World Book One in the Wheel of Time.
We open with the latest Wheel of Time news, then move in to a mostly spoiler free review of the chapters, 11-15. There may be some minor spoilers, but we try to talk around anything too revealing.
We then spend time discussing the Breaking of the World. This discussion contains some spoilers, so listen at your own risk if you want to remain spoiler free!
In this episode, after we had wrapped things up, Marc and I spent some more time speculating about who would win in a duel - Rand, Mat, or Lan. This bonus content definitely has spoilers, so be aware.
You can also find more ad free bonus content in all of our episodes on Patreon.com/thecrediblenerds. If you feel so inclined support us on Patreon for more content!
In our second episode we cover the latest Wheel of Time news - the #hearthcontest. We review the second Prologue - Ravens, and Chapters 6-10. We discuss ta'veren and how they bring balance to the Pattern. We talk about what is out of balance and why 3 ta'veren are needed. For an ad free episode with exclusive bonus content check out Patreon.com/TheCredibleNerds.
Your daily nerdy news update from The Credible Nerds! In this episode I discuss Marvel Studios' The Black Panther and The Avengers: Infinity War award show nominations. There is a Spider-man: Far From Home trailer summary from Brazil that I review. I report on Aquaman's success in China and how it's already earned over $100 million dollars in just 4 days! And I also discuss the latest Batgirl film news. Then I recap the latest Star Wars live action series news about Cassian Andor's upcoming adventures. You can also listen to our podcast ad free on Patreon.com/thecrediblenerds.
Listen to this exclusive live audio from Star Wars Celebration Orlando 2017 from The Credible Nerds. George Lucas, Kathleen Kennedy, and Billie Lourd give tribute to the late Carrie Fisher. Afterwards, John Williams himself conducted the Orlando Orchestra in playing Princess Leia's Theme from Star Wars: A New Hope. This was recorded in person while at the 40th Anniversary panel in SWCO 2017. Carrie Fisher is still missed by many, including us here at The Credible Nerds. #starwars
We review Fantastic Beasts 2, The Crimes of Grindelwald! We rehash the film and breakdown the relationships that are presented to us in this film. Newt/Leta and Leta/Theseus and Newt/Leta/Theseus, Newt/Dumbledore, Newt/Tina, Dumbledore/Grindelwald, Jacob/Queenie, Credence/Nagini and Credence/Grindelwald! Yes, there's lots to talk about!
We also talk about how this film connects with Fantastic Beasts 1, as well as the Harry Potter series.
Thanks for joining us on The Credible Nerds podcast! Check out our Patreon account for an extra 5 mins of bonus content for this episode.
Join the Credible Nerds on their latest podcast journey as we tackle The Wheel of Time series. We start with a review and recap of Book One - The Eye of the World, with the Prologue and then Chapters 1-5.
We also discuss the basics of Aes Sedai, The One Power, Trollocs, and Gleemen. We will be addressing these topics and others more in depth as we go along.
This is our introductory episode and we will be covering the whole Wheel of Time series over the next few months.
Check out our Patreon page for episodes with extra exclusive content for our patrons.
Intro music is Red Right Hand by Nick Cave and The Bad Seeds.
Join the Credible Nerds are we give tribute to the great Stan Lee and talk about our brief personal interactions with Stan Lee over the years and talk about his long legacy of creating great characters for comic books. Excelsior!
The Nerds revisit Solo: A Star Wars Story in celebration of the home video release on digital, Blu-Ray, DVD, 4K and everything else. We are joined by Rachelle who gives her input on this film and what she liked about it. The show definitely benefits from her perspective.
The music in this episode is "Buckle Up Baby" by Fatboy Roberts, check him out on SoundCloud.
The Nerds talk about the latest Brandon Sanderson book release, Legion Book 3 - Lies of the Beholder, and some of his other books. We talk about the recently released Spider-Man video game that was released on Sony's PS4. We've seen some early gameplay and it looks good. Marc updates us on Kingdom Hearts and when that game is supposed to finally be released.
The standalone film, Joker, is now in production and some initial photos and info has been released! The director, Todd Phillips, has been releasing some official photos, and some other photos have been leaked with Joaquin's new Joker look.
The Nerds talk about the latest info and what we think about this standalone film.
The Nerds talk about the latest Marvel announcements! From the recently released Captain Marvel trailer, to the Netflix Daredevil Season 3 series, to upcoming shows on the Disney Marvel streaming app. Listen in and be in the know for all things Marvel!
Join the Nerds as they discuss a recent Q & A Twitter session with Wheel of Time showrunner, Rafe Judkins - @rafejudkins. Rafe spend an hour answering fan questions about his work on the Wheel of Time TV adaptation. He has written a few scripts so far, and is developing the show further for Amazon Studios.
Marc and I review some of these questions and answers and give our take on them. If you love Wheel of Time or never heard of Wheel of Time we hope you take time to listen and enjoy the episode. (*the episode does contain minor spoilers for the overall story.)
The Credible Nerds talk about the latest Venom news, such as run time and MPAA rating, as well as a new star has been revealed to be in the film!
We also talk about the latest Man of Steel news that set the internet on fire last week, is Henry Cavill leaving the role of Superman? The internet sure would like you to think so as every nerd news site has clickbait articles about this. Is it true or is it #fakenews?
We also talk about the new DC streaming app and the exclusive content that will be streaming on the new app. Teen Titans for adults anyone?
Join The Credible Nerds, Justin, Marc, and guest host Kimball, as we discuss the latest nerd news:
- Venom and the non Spider-Man Universe that Sony is creating.
- New character additions to the Disney Marvel Spider-Man: Far From Home.
- DC and WB are developing a new Supergirl movie, and we talk more about the recent Batwoman casting announcement and how diversity is important in the DC Universe.
*formerly known as 3 Nerdy Things.
Join The Credible Nerds as we discuss the latest Nerd News and Headlines! Today we discuss:
- The latest guest announcement for FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention
- The James Gunn firing
- Patrick Stewart announces NEW Star Trek!
*formerly 3 Nerdy Things
Join the Credible Nerds as we discuss Three Nerdy Things for August 7, 2018!
- Batwoman on the CW!
- Recent news on the Star Wars Live Action Series
- Black Panther is breaking records!
*formerly 3 Nerdy Things
The Credible Nerds discuss:
- The return of the classic 1986 animated film - Transformers: The Movie and how it will be back in theaters for 1 night only!
- We discuss how General Leia will be in Star Wars Episode 9.
- as well as the latest updates for The Flash standalone film.
Check out Geek Remixed on Soundcloud for some sweet nerd remixes!
Join the Credible Nerds, Marc and Justin, as we start off by talking about our visit to Nerd Mecca - FanX 2018 (Salt Lake Comic Con). We give our thoughts on FanX 2018 and our experience there. We got to meet some of our favorite stars and had a great time at panels! We enjoyed talking to some of the convention stars, and wished we could've talked longer with some others. We regretfully missed out on Ben Affleck and Katee Sackhoff photo ops though.
We talk about how if there are hundreds and hundreds of VIP's, are you really VIP?
We compare our FanX experience to our New York Comic Con experiences and how the different cons are better or worse than the other.
It's been One Year since we started our podcast! We reminisce and talk about how that first year went for us. We talk some recent FanX SL Comic Con Guest Announcements, the latest movie news from Star Wars and The Batman. We also spend some time talking about who we would cast for the various characters in the upcoming Wheel of Time TV series being produced by Amazon Studios.
Join the Credible Nerds, Marc and Justin, as we discuss the recently released trailers from San Diego Comic Con 2018. Aquaman, Shazam!, Godzilla: King of the Monsters, Star Wars: The Clone Wars, Glass, and Fantastic Beasts 2! We also talk about the new model of streaming services that movie studios are gravitating towards. How will this affect Netflix and Hulu? Is it a good thing for the Nerd consumer?
Marc's back and we discuss upcoming conventions - Salt Lake FanX and Star Wars Celebration 2019, as well as some upcoming summer movies. We revisit The Last Jedi six months later as well as give our final thoughts on The Avengers Re-Watch series now that Avengers 3 is out. We discuss where are all the superheroes when the Earth is about to be destroyed?
The Credulous Nerds discuss three nerdy things for June 4th 2018. Star Wars Celebration 2019 tickets go on sale June 5th - are you going? We talk about the new logo for Wonder Woman 2 and the latest news from this film. A new trailer for the latest Transformers film - Bumblebee, drops tomorrow! This latest Transformers film isn't directed by Michael Bay - so is it going to be good?
Join The Credulous Nerds as we give a spoiler filled review of Solo: A Star Wars Story with special guest host - Harry. We break down the film and discuss what we like about Solo and how well it fits into the rest of the Star Wars Universe.
The Credulous Nerds, Marc and Justin, with special guest, Kimball, review Avengers: Infinity War. This is a SPOILER filled review show, so listen only if you've seen the movie!
We talk about the motivations of Thanos, the return of past favorite characters, and the shocking ending of Infinity War. We again address who is the most powerful Avenger and how the Avenger fared against Thanos.
It's a longer episode, but we dive deep into the story and character development. Let us know what you think! Join us on our Facebook page - The Credulous Nerds and sound off about your thoughts on Infinity War.
Listen to 3 Nerdy Things! A short podcast dedicated to the latest nerd news from The Credulous Nerds. We bring you the newest and most recent news from the Nerd Cosmos. In this episode we talk about DC's announcement at Cinemacon regarding the up and coming Aquaman. A new Star Wars animated series is set to debut this fall! Plus not one, but two Star Trek movies are in development.
Are you Team Cap or Team Iron Man? The Credulous Nerds break down Captain America: Civil War and it's impact on the Marvel Avengers Cinematic Universe. We talk about how the super soldier storyline is again addressed and dropped. We talk about how Tony Stark and Steve Rogers have been fundamentally unable to come to decision and that this movie is a culmination of that. We also talk about who is the strongest super soldier and how does Steve Rogers stay strong?
Listen in as The Credulous Nerds sit down for a nerdy conversation with best-selling author, Michaelbrent Collings! We discuss his career and the many novels he has written and why he tends to gravitate towards the horror genre. We talk all kinds of nerdy franchises, Star Wars, Star Trek - films and TV, DC films, and the Wheel of Time.
The Credulous Nerds, Marc and Justin, discuss Ant-Man and his origin story. We see how Scott Lang went from dead beat dad to an Avenger! *OK, not technically an Avenger yet, but he fought an Avenger and won!
We talk about how Ant-Man is different but the same as other origin stories, and how it's one of our favorite Avenger films.
Join The Credulous Nerds as we review Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 1 and this new direction that the Marvel Cinematic Universe takes. We're introduced to new characters, such as Star Lord, Gamora,, Groot, Rocket, Drax. We get to see Thanos and are introduced to a new storyline and new adventures. *We apologize for the poor audio on this one. Not quite sure what happened.
Join us as we talk The X-Files Season 11. How does it fit in with the overall storyline that started in 1993? Is this the last season? Listen in as Justin joins Mulder and Scully in this latest Season of The X-Files!
Join The Credulous Nerds, Marc and Justin, as we speculate about what were going to see in Avengers: Infinity War. We discuss which Infinity Stone is the most powerful and what Thanos' plan is to overthrow the Avengers.
Join the Credulous Nerds, Marc and Justin, as we break down the second Avengers film and how it advances the overall story and prepares us for Avengers: Infinity War! We discuss Who is Ultron? We break down Captain America and Iron Man's agendas for world peace.
Join The Credulous Nerds on our first inaguaral Daily Podcast! In this short mini-cast, Justin talks about the home video release of Star Wars: The Last Jedi. There's deleted scenes, a full length documentary, and more!
Join The Credulous Nerds as we review Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2. We get to see more adventures of Star Lord, Gamora,, Groot, Rocket, Drax. The Credulous Nerds didn't think much of this film - what did you think? Did you like it or do you agree with us?
*We again apologize for the poor audio on this one. We recorded GotG Vol 1 and 2 back to back and didn't realize it was bad audio until after we were all done.
Join The Credulous Nerds, Marc and Justin, as they discuss Captain America: The Winter Soldier! It is one of the better Avenger films and is a breath of fresh air after Iron Man 3 and Thor: The Dark World. The Russo Brothers delivered with their first Marvel film.
The Credulous Nerds cover Thor: The Dark World, the second film in the Thor movies and the 2nd film in Phase Two of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. We discuss the mythology of the the Infinity Stones and how this Thor movie stacks up against the rest of the Marvel Cinematic Universe.
Join the Credulous Nerds as we review Iron Man 3 and talk about this billion dollar follow up movie to the highly successful Avengers film. Does it live up to the hype and is it a worthy addition to close out the Iron Man Trilogy?
Listen as The Credulous Nerds review The Avengers, the 6th movie in our Marvel Avenger's Re-Watch series! We break down this first movie that finally brings all these great characters together and we see how the Avengers are formed!
Random Angst discusses The Middle Earth Saga! In this third and final episode of The Hobbit Trilogy we talk about The Hobbit Chapter 3 - The Battle of the Five Armies. Marc and Justin are again joined by a special guest host - Kimball. Join us as we analyze this third film in the Middle Earth Saga! We wrap up this trilogy and talk about our likes and dislikes of this final movie.
Join the Credulous Nerds, Justin and Marc, for the Random Angst podcast Episode 18. We talk about the many movie trailers that have been released over the past couple of weeks. We talk about the trailers for Solo, Jurassic World 2, The Avenger’s Infinity War, Venom and more! We spend some time talking about the upcoming Marvel movies for 2018 and which one’s were most excited for. So join us as we talk anything and everything nerdy!
Random Angst reviews Thor, the 5th movie in our Marvel Avenger's Re-Watch series! Listen in as we break down this otherworldly Asgaardian adventure, and how Random Angst believes this is one of the better MCU movies.
Random Angst reviews Iron Man 2, the 4th movie in our Marvel Avenger's Re-Watch series! Listen in as we break down this sequel to the hit movie Iron Man, and how Random Angst believes this sequel stacks up next to the first Iron Man.
Random Angst discusses The Middle Earth Saga! In the second episode we talk about The Hobbit Chapter 2 - The Desolation of Smaug. Marc and Justin are again joined by a special guest host - Kimball. Join us as we analyze this second film in the Hobbit trilogy and listen how Marc loves to point out what parts of the movie aren't in the novel.
Episode 17 covers the latest movie news from Indiana Jones 5 to Fantastic Beasts 2: The Crimes of Grindewald, and Shazam to Antman and The Wasp! We talk TV shows as well, such as The Runaways and Colony Season 2. We briefly cover The Dresden Files books 4-6. So join Random Angst and your hosts - The Credulous Nerds, Justin and Marc, as we talk anything and everything nerdy!
Listen in on this third episode of our Marvel Avengers Re-Watch as we discuss The Incredible Hulk. We debate whether Bruce Banner and The Hulk are two different beings are two halves of a whole. Which Hulk is the better Hulk? The Hulk from this film or the Avenger's Hulk? We talk about why Abomination is stronger than The Hulk and what makes them different.
Random Angst discusses The Middle Earth Saga! In this first episode we talk about The Hobbit Chapter 1 - An Unexpected Journey. Marc and Justin are joined by a special guest host - Kimball. Join us as we dive deep into the first film of the Hobbit Trilogy.
Join your Random Angst hosts, Marc and Justin, as they discuss the latest exploits of the wizard detective for hire - Harry Dresden. In this episode we review books 1-3; Storm Front, Fool Moon, and Grave Peril.
Join Random Angst for this exclusive episode in the Avengers Re-Watch series as your hosts Justin and Marc talk Iron Man! We cover this first film in the Iron Man series and how it fits in with the Avengers storyline. This film is second in the chronology of the Avengers story and is the origin story of how Tony Stark becomes Iron Man.
Join us for Episode 16 of the Random Angst podcast! Justin and Marc discuss some new movie news about Suicide Squad 2, a Black Widow standalone, and a new Millie Bobby Brown movie! We talk about some new TV shows - The Runaways, The Gifted, Gotham and updates on Star Wars Rebels, the X-Files, and The Magicians. We also review The Dresden Files books 1-3.
Join your hosts, Justin and Marc, with special guest, Harry Peless, for a Random Angst exclusive podcast episode as we talk Captain America: The First Avenger in our Avenger's Re-Watch series. We review the film that starts the Avenger's story and see how The Avengers began to assemble.
*Apologies, as this episode may seem a little disjointed as I edited it out of our weekly podcast, Episode 15, to create this exclusive Avenger's Re-Watch episode.
We hope you can sit back and enjoy our latest podcast - Episode 15! Appropriately enough in this gaming centric episode, we talk about the newest Jumanji movie! We also discuss the latest trailer for Jurassic World 2 - Fallen Kingdom, and give some more thoughts about Star Wars: The Last Jedi.
We have a special guest joining us, Harry Peless, to talk about gaming. Harry shares with us his passion for gaming and two of his favorite games, X-Wing Miniatures and the boardgames - Lords of Waterdeep. Marc talks more about his latest video game adventure - Darkest Dungeon and how much fun he has been having playing it.
We start our Marvel Avengers movie re-watch (1:41:35) with the first film on the list - Captain America: The First Avenger. Thanks for listening!
In this episode we talk about the upcoming Gaming Conventions in 2018 and about the League of Legends tournaments, as well as professional gamers and how they get paid to play video games.
We talk about the Disney/20th Century Fox merger and how this effects upcoming Marvel movies. Is it good or bad?
We have a special guest, Rachelle, to discuss the Netflix series, The Crown. Season 2 was recently released and we talk royalty on Random Angst.
Listen in and join us as we delve into Star Wars: The Last Jedi and what our initial reactions are about this new, highly anticipated Star Wars movie. We discuss our likes, dislikes, and some unanswered questions that we have.
Join us for Episode 12 as we talk about Salt Lake Comic Con vs San Diego Comic Con and who owns the words "Comic Con"? We also talk about the upcoming Marvel movie, Avengers Infinity War and who has the last Infinity Stone? We also rehash Justice League and how WB dropped the ball on this movie. Marc and I talk Star Wars Episode 8 - The Last Jedi and what our predictions for this movie are, a few days before we actually see the movie.
Join us on our latest podcast episode where we talk about the recent release of Justice League and our first impressions of this movie. We talk Punisher and what we think of this latest Netflix Marvel series. Oathbringer by Brandon Sanderson has finally been released and we give our initial thoughts on this latest book in the Stormlight Archives.
The following is an exclusive audio only clip from the release party of Oathbringer, Book Three of the Stormlight Archive. Read by Brandon Sanderson (the author) himself, this is a very rough draft of the Prologue from an upcoming book titled 'Skyward'.
He has asked that if you haven't heard this and plan on going to a release party that you not listen until you can hear it live from him as he reads it.
After a short hiatus, we're back with a longer episode to make up for lost time! We discuss Blade Runner 2049 and is it a flop or success? How does it tie into the original Blade Runner from 30 years ago and is it worth seeing the original first? We talk about the latest trailer for The Black Panther and how awesome it looks! We dive deep into Stranger Things 2 and talk about our first impressions of this second season. Is Season 2 better than Season 1? Who is Eight? We talk Dart, Demigorgons, and Demidogs and how MadMax is perhaps the best new character of the new season.
*While recording this podcast episode we erroneously referred to Number 8 as Roman, when in actuality her name is Kali played by Linnea Berthelsen.
In this episode we discuss our final thoughts on Salt Lake Comic Con 2017, and how you can access our content from SLCC17. We give our review of King Arthur The Legend of the Sword and whether we would like to see a second King Arthur movie. We review the newly released Star Wars: The Last Jedi trailer and discuss our thoughts on the trailer. We talk about how or if Princess Leia will survive Episode 8 and Marc learns that Kylo Ren is a Skywalker. We plug Jim Butcher's newest series, The Cinder Spires Series and Marc gives us a synopsis of this new book - The Aeronaut's Windlass.
Yes, that's it. This is our last podcast talking in depth about IT - Book One. We have a special guest, Jordan Rasmussen, on to talk IT and The Dark Tower. We also get into Salt Lake Gaming Con which happened over the summer of 2017. We talk about some new board games that have come out, and review the 1st Annual JordanCon! We also plug Constant Readers SLC for more Stephen King discussion.
In this episode we talk Salt Lake Comic Con and is it worth it to be a VIP? We both saw IT recently and discuss our first impressions in anticipation of next episodes full on discussion of IT. We talk Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) and is it legit without the inclusion of the X-Men, Wolverine, and The Fantastic Four? We have our first in depth review and discussion of a video game - Divinity: Original Sin 2. Join as we talk nerdy!
Join us as we discuss the latest Star Wars announcement, JJ Abrams being announced as the new director for Star Wars Episode 9. We revisit The Dresden Files and talk about why we like Harry Dresden and his magical journey. We also talk about the new Amazon Prime series, The Tick and it's first episode.
Justin and Marc talk Wonder Woman and about their re-watch of the digital download release. We talk Harry Dresden and the Dresden Files series of novels. We discuss the Zachary Levi announcement for Salt Lake Comic Con 2017. We also touch on the first few pages of The Dark Tower comic book series.
In this Episode we discuss Brandon Sanderson's Cosmere and the many books in this series. We talk Defenders, the new Marvel Netflix series. We also talk about Rocky Balboa and World of Warcraft. How Random can you get? With Random Angst, you always get a surprise!
Episode 3 of the Random Angst podcast! We have our first guest! Austin Rapazzo-Hansen joins Random Angst and we talk Star Wars and more! We also discuss the latest episode the Game of Thrones, new guests for Salt Lake Comic Con, Obi Wan Kenobi standalone movie rumors, Flashpoint storyline from the comics. We talk horror movies - It, Annabelle, The Conjouring, and the upcoming The Nun. We also revisit Guardians of the Galaxy 2 and rehash our initial review.
Includes music by Michael Giacchino from the Rogue One Soundtrack and also A Dance with Dragonborn by Fatboy Roberts.
We talk Game of Thrones, The Dark Tower, DC vs Marvel, and Comic Cons. We offer our take on Salt Lake Comic Con and what they can do better to catch up to San Diego Comic Con.
I apologize for the sound quality on this episode. The mic was a little close and the breathing is a little loud. This will be fixed for future episodes.