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The Dark Weeb

The Dark Weeb

By Cody Ziglar
Comedians and weeb-adjacent homies Cody Ziglar & Brodie Reed kick back each week & cover a favorite nerdy pop-culture interest; anime, manga, video games, and everything in between.
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Animation & Vidja Game Catch Up
The dweebs are back are this regularly scheduled break to catch up and talk games and animation they’ve been enjoying with returning guest, Daniel Barron. Follow us Twitter at @darkweebpod Follow us on Instagram at @darkweebpod Got a show you'd like for us to check out? Email us darkweebpod@gmail.com with your questions, comments, of suggestions!
44:33
November 24, 2020
Episode XL: Squad Up!

Turmoil has engulfed the Galactic Republic. Hosts Brodie and Cody join the Rebellion via the Playstation Live Network... Follow us Twitter at @darkweebpod Follow us on Instagram at @darkweebpod Got a show you'd like for us to check out? Email us darkweebpod@gmail.com with your questions, comments, of suggestions!
44:10
October 13, 2020
Ghosts of Tsushima with Ify Nwadiwe
Our arch-nemesis Ify Nwadiwe returns to talk ronins, kick flips and repulsor beams! Follow us Twitter at @darkweebpod Follow us on Instagram at @darkweebpod Got a show you'd like for us to check out? Email us darkweebpod@gmail.com with your questions, comments, of suggestions!
38:50
September 15, 2020
Matt Apodaca - Pokemon
This week we're talking the world's biggest franchise with one of the world's goodest boys, the hilarious Matt Apodacav(How Did This Get Played?, What’s With These Hoies Talkin’ Bout Weezer ) This is ep is the very best, like no ep ever was! Follow us Twitter at @darkweebpod Follow us on Instagram at @darkweebpod Got a show you'd like for us to check out? Email us darkweebpod@gmail.com with your questions, comments, of suggestions!
56:46
August 24, 2020
Alex Firer - Rick and Morty
Wonderful writer and new bud of the pod Alex Firer stops by to tell us about his issue of Ricky and Morty presents starring our favorite character, Birdperson! Follow us Twitter at @darkweebpod Follow us on Instagram at @darkweebpod Got a show you'd like for us to check out? Email us darkweebpod@gmail.com with your questions, comments, of suggestions!
42:14
August 11, 2020
Starting One Piece with Solomon Georgio
Today we're joined by our very funny stand up aniki Solomon Georgio(High Fidelity, Shrill) and explore his weebdom. Can we convince Zig to start this 1000 episode epic? Find out! Kaizoku Ou ni, ore wa naru! Follow us Twitter at @darkweebpod Follow us on Instagram at @darkweebpod Got a show you'd like for us to check out? Email us darkweebpod@gmail.com with your questions, comments, of suggestions!
47:30
July 28, 2020
The Last of Us II with Sara Mostajabi
We’re back Dweebs! Sara Mostajabi returns as we unpack the many themes of The Last of Us II, including cyclical violence, inclusive story telling, representation, and more! *ALSO WE SPOIL THE HECK OUT OF THIS ONE SO HEADS UP BABYYYY* Follow us Twitter at @darkweebpod Follow us on Instagram at @darkweebpod Got a show you'd like for us to check out? Email us darkweebpod@gmail.com with your questions, comments, of suggestions!
56:26
July 8, 2020
Stand Alone Game
This week the Weebs catch up after a few weeks of SIGHING at the state of the world. We know the PS5 news already came and went but that doesn't mean we can't talk that sh*t! Follow us Twitter at @darkweebpod Follow us on Instagram at @darkweebpod Got a show you'd like for us to check out? Email us darkweebpod@gmail.com with your questions, comments, of suggestions!
48:00
June 19, 2020
Secret Dweebs with Shereen Lani Younes
We’re back again dweebs & this week we’re talking with podcaster, director Shereen Lani Younes covering all our quarantine nerd needs. We talk the early anime that hooked Shereen, some of our favorite games from the past, and more! Follow us Twitter at @darkweebpod Follow us on Instagram at @darkweebpod Got a show you'd like for us to check out? Email us darkweebpod@gmail.com with your questions, comments, of suggestions!
48:23
May 18, 2020
Gunplay Gvng with Brandon Kirkman
We’re still locked down n podcastin’, y’all! This week Brodie & Zig kick it with Brandon Kirkman! We talk falling back in love with Gunplay & Gundams, our rewatches, and how we’ve been filling time. Follow us Twitter at @darkweebpod Follow us on Instagram at @darkweebpod Got a show you'd like for us to check out? Email us darkweebpod@gmail.com with your questions, comments, of suggestions!
57:54
May 4, 2020
The Quarantine Dream
What it do, Weeb Nation? Hope everyone is staying safe and sane 'cause Brodie & Zig are officially back! They catch ALL the way up with how they've been dealing with the quarantine, the games they've been playing, anime & television they've binged and more! Follow us Twitter at @darkweebpod Follow us on Instagram at @darkweebpod Got a show you'd like for us to check out? Email us darkweebpod@gmail.com with your questions, comments, of suggestions!
54:28
April 27, 2020
Star Wars Pt. 2
We’re back at it, Dweeb Nation, Zig & Brodie cover the the final films in the Star Wars trilogy (as well as a few of the television series). Follow us Twitter at @darkweebpod Follow us on Instagram at @darkweebpod Got a show you'd like for us to check out? Email us darkweebpod@gmail.com with your questions, comments, of suggestions!
1:07:51
March 2, 2020
Star Wars Pt. 1
We’re finally doing it Dweeb Nation, Zig & Brodie cover the Star Wars Prequels in part 1 of a two part series. Follow us Twitter at @darkweebpod Follow us on Instagram at @darkweebpod Got a show you'd like for us to check out? Email us darkweebpod@gmail.com with your questions, comments, of suggestions!
52:11
February 17, 2020
2020 Spring Vidja Game Catch Up with Sara Mostajabi

We back, Dweeb Nation! And we’re talking with returning fav Sara Mostajabi about some of our most anticipated spring video game releases. Follow us Twitter at @darkweebpod Follow us on Instagram at @darkweebpod Got a show you'd like for us to check out? Email us darkweebpod@gmail.com with your questions, comments, of suggestions!
46:51
February 7, 2020
Saint Seiya!
What's up Dweebs! This is our last episode of the year and we just wanted to take a second to thank you for rocking with us! We've been so gassed up by your support and we're excited for all things dark and nerdy in 2020! Enjoy us mind-melding over anime as always!
41:52
December 30, 2019
Slam Dunk with Edgar Momplaisir
We back, Dweeb Nation! This week the Boyz chat with #1 enemy of the pod, writer & comedian Edgar Momplaisir (Dear White People, Culture Kings Pod). Together they talk the influential basketball classic Slam Dunk! Follow us Twitter at @darkweebpod Follow us on Instagram at @darkweebpod Got a show you'd like for us to check out? Email us darkweebpod@gmail.com with your questions, comments, of suggestions
36:50
December 10, 2019
Shenmue with Daniel Barron
What’s up, Dark Weeb Nation?! This week Brodie & Zig kick back with OG fan & founder of Yay! LA magazine, Daniel Barron to talk the 1999 Dreamcast epic, Shenmue! Follow us Twitter at @darkweebpod Follow us on Instagram at @darkweebpod Got a show you'd like for us to check out? Email us darkweebpod@gmail.com with your questions, comments, of suggestions!
46:42
November 25, 2019
Red Dead Redemption with Steve Hernandez
Yo Dweebs, we’re back! This week Brodie & Zig are chatting with podcast papi, Steve Hernandez about his reintroduction to video games & his love for Spider-Man & Red Dead Redemption! Follow us Twitter at @darkweebpod Follow us on Instagram at @darkweebpod Got a show you'd like for us to check out? Email us darkweebpod@gmail.com with your questions, comments, of suggestions!
53:43
November 18, 2019
My Hero Academia with Jeff Trammel
Dark Weeb Nation, it has finally happened. The returning nerd champ Jeff Trammel finally meets the goth prince Brodie as the dark weebs combine their powers to FINALLY cover My Hero Academia! They talk their favorite characters, the world building, parallels to American super hero comics, and more! Follow us Twitter at @darkweebpod Follow us on Instagram at @darkweebpod
51:19
November 11, 2019
Alien Franchise with Caitlin Durante
Yo Dweebs! This week Brodie & Zig are getting spooky by talking the space horror series Alien with comedy & podcaster Caitlin Durante (Bechdel Cast). They cover the series highs, lows, and talk spin offs xenomorph comics, video games, and more. Follow us Twitter at @darkweebpod Follow us on Instagram at @darkweebpod Got a show you'd like for us to check out? Email us darkweebpod@gmail.com with your questions, comments, of suggestions!
47:14
October 28, 2019
Hellboy with Kait Thompson
Yo Dweebs! This week Brodie & Zig are talking everyone’s favorite brimstone baddie, Hellboy with Kait Thompson (Aw Crap a Hellboy Podcast, UCB). They talk what makes the series so unique, it’s spin offs, the film franchise, and more! Follow us Twitter at @darkweebpod Follow us on Instagram at @darkweebpod Got a show you'd like for us to check out? Email us darkweebpod@gmail.com with your questions, comments, of suggestions!
36:52
October 21, 2019
Jurassic Park with Steven Ray Morris
What's up, Dweebs? This week Brodie & Zig welcoming podcast papi Steven Ray Morris (See Jurassic Right, My Favorite Murder, The Purrcast) to talk the dino-classic Jurassic Park & its many sequels! We cover the new short film, our favorite games, and more! Follow us Twitter at @darkweebpod Follow us on Instagram at @darkweebpod Got a show you'd like for us to check out? Email us darkweebpod@gmail.com with your questions, comments, of suggestions!
41:29
October 14, 2019
Demon Slayer with Biniam Bizuneh
After nearly 20 episodes of talk the boys are finally covering Demon Slayer! This week Brodie & Zig welcome one fellow dark weeb Biniam Bizuneh to talk the modern hit Demon Slayer, he’s fun reinvention of shonen genre, what we hope to see in the movie & future seasons, and more! Follow us Twitter at @darkweebpod Follow us on Instagram at @darkweebpod Got a show you'd like for us to check out? Email us darkweebpod@gmail.com with your questions, comments, of suggestions!
45:35
October 7, 2019
Dark Dweeb Catch Up!
What's up, Dweebs, Brodie is back, y’all! The boys catch up their recent watches & plays, covering Untitled Goose Game, the new Netflix short Sound & Fury, talk Video Kojima classics, the "comedy civil war", and more! Follow us Twitter at @darkweebpod Follow us on Instagram at @darkweebpod Got a show you'd like for us to check out? Email us darkweebpod@gmail.com with your questions, comments, of suggestions!
47:17
September 30, 2019
Black Cartoon Round Up with Jeff Trammel
What’s up Dweebs, we’re back! When the Brodie’s away, Zig will play! This week Zig kicks back with returning guest & fan favorite, head writer of Craig of the Creek,Jeff Trammel to talk something they both love; black cartoons! They cover Static Shock, The Boondocks, and more!   Follow us Twitter at @darkweebpodFollow us on Instagram at @darkweebpod Got a show you'd like for us to check out? Email us darkweebpod@gmail.com with your questions, comments, of suggestions!
45:02
September 24, 2019
The Dark Crystal
This week we’re entering the world of Thra & talking The Dark Crystal and the new Netflix series Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance! Brodie & Zig talk their love for the Jim Henson classic, as well as their love for puppetry & muppets, and more!   Follow us Twitter at @darkweebpod Follow us on Instagram at @darkweebpod Got a show you'd like for us to check out? Email us darkweebpod@gmail.com with your questions, comments, of suggestions!
44:38
September 9, 2019
Video Games & Nier: Automata with Sara Mostajabi
The band is back together, Dweebs! This week Zig & Brodie talk a whole bunch of vidja games with super gamer Sara Mostajabi! They talk their childhood favorites before diving into Nier: Automata   Follow us Twitter at @darkweebpod Follow us on Instagram at @darkweebpod Got a show you'd like for us to check out? Email us darkweebpod@gmail.com with your questions, comments, of suggestions!
51:42
September 2, 2019
Mini Episode: D23 & Me
Welcome back, Dweebs! When the Brodie’s away the Zig will play! In this mini-epi Zig recaps the D23 Expo & some of upcoming Disney + Marvel announcements, early thoughts on the Mandalorian trailer, and reads listener mail!   Follow us Twitter at @darkweebpod Follow us on Instagram at @darkweebpod Got a show you'd like for us to check out? Email us darkweebpod@gmail.com with your questions, comments, of suggestions!
21:51
August 26, 2019
Lone Wolf and Cub: Part 1
This week, Brodie & Zig are entering the Road Hell! They jump baby cart first into the influence chanbara classic, Lone Wolf & Cub! They cover the 6 part film series, some of their favorite samurai flicks, and some of their favorite scenes from the series!   Follow us Twitter at @darkweebpod Follow us on Instagram at @darkweebpod   Got a show you'd like for us to check out? Email us darkweebpod@gmail.com with your questions, comments, of suggestions!
45:56
August 19, 2019
Uzumaki with Nick Wiger
We’re back, y’all! This week Brodie & Zig are gettin’ spooky with America's sweet heart Nick Wiger (Doughboys, How Did This Get Played) as they dive head first in to the Junji Ito classic Uzumaki!   Follow us Twitter at @darkweebpod Follow us on Instagram at @darkweebpod   Got a show you'd like for us to check out? Email us darkweebpod@gmail.com with your questions, comments, of suggestions!
46:34
August 11, 2019
The Expanse with Andrew Ti
What’s up Dark Weeb Nation, this week Brodie & Zig are talking with homie & podcaster Andrew Ti (Yo, is this Racist?) to talk our love-hate-love relationship with The Expanse!   Follow us Twitter at @darkweebpod Follow us on Instagram at @darkweebpod   Got a show you'd like for us to check out? Email us darkweebpod@gmail.com with your suggestions!
59:55
August 5, 2019
Destroy All Monsters Recap & QnA
 Brodie is back, baby! To celebrate he & Zig recap Godzilla: Destroy all Monsters screening they just attended, afterward they finally get around to answering your listener questions! Follow us Twitter at @darkweebpod Follow us on Instagram at @darkweebpod   Got a show you'd like for us to check out? Email us darkweebpod@gmail.com with your suggestions!
46:26
July 29, 2019
Marvel Studio’s Comic Con Fallout with Jeff Trammel
What’s up Dark Webb Nation, Zig’s flying solo this week with head writer of Craig of the Creek & apex dark weeb Jeff Trammel! They unpack Marvel Studio’s Phase 4 production slate and more! Follow us Twitter at @darkweebpod Follow us on Instagram at @darkweebpod   Got a show you'd like for us to check out? Email us darkweebpod@gmail.com with your suggestions!
45:30
July 22, 2019
Tokusatsu Kickback
Yo Weeb Nation, Zig & Brodie are kicking this solo and playing catch up! They talk the upcoming Ultraman collection boxset, their other favorite tokusatsu/kaiju franchise, Spider-Man, and more!   Follow us Twitter at @darkweebpod Follow us on Instagram at @darkweebpod   Got a show you'd like for us to check out? Email us darkweebpod@gmail.com with your suggestions!
50:49
July 15, 2019
One Punch Man with Yedoye Travis
One Punch Man with Yedoye Travis    Zig & Brodie are joined by fellow dark web Yedoye Travis to talk One Punch Man, colorism in anime, and more!   Follow Yedoye on Twitter here: https://twitter.com/ProfessorDoye   Follow us Twitter at @darkweebpod Follow us on Instagram at @darkweebpod   Got a show you'd like for us to check out? Email us darkweebpod@gmail.com with your suggestions!
47:23
July 8, 2019
Neon Genesis Evangelion with Heather Anne Campbell & Alexis Qusarano
This week Zig & Brodie are joined by apex nerd, writer & comedian Heather Anne Campbell, and super fan Alexis Qusarano to their love for the mind-bending anime classic, Neon Genesis Evangelion! Follow us Twitter at @darkweebpod Follow us on Instagram at @darkweebpod Got a show you'd like for us to check out? Email us darkweebpod@gmail.com with your suggestions!
44:15
July 1, 2019
Satoshi Kon with Zed Cutsinger
This week the bois Zig & Brodie are joined by writer & podcaster Zed Cutsinger (Views From the Vista) to talk the works of legendary anime director Satoshi Kon!   Follow Zed on Twitter: https://twitter.com/zedcutsinger Follow us Twitter at @darkweebpod Follow us on Instagram at @darkweebpod   Got a show you'd like for us to check out? Email us darkweebpod@gmail.com with your suggestions!
48:21
June 24, 2019
Dragon Ball Z with Dani Fernandez
 What up’s Dark Weeb Nation, Zig & Brodie are at it again this week cause they're talkin' Dragon Ball Z with writer, actress, host & #1 Vegeta superfan Dani Fernandez.   Find Dani on Twitter: https://twitter.com/msdanifernandez Find Dani on Instagram: ://www.instagram.com/msdanifernandez/ Follow us Twitter at @darkweebpod Follow us on Instagram at @darkweebpod Got a show you'd like for us to check out? Email us darkweebpod@gmail.com with your suggestions!
46:27
June 17, 2019
Death Parade with Open Mike Eagle
This week the boyz are joined by  rapper, comedian, and fellow dark weeb Open Mike Eagle to talk Death Parade! Check out The New Negroes on Comedy Central: http://www.cc.com/shows/new-negroes Follow us Twitter at @darkweebpod Follow us on Instagram at @darkweebpod Got a show you'd like for us to check out? Email us darkweebpod@gmail.com with your suggestions!
50:35
June 10, 2019
Final Fantasy VII
The boys are joined by comedian & FF7 super fan, Arthur Maybeck to talk their shared love for the Playstation classic as well as check out some of excerpts from Arthur's truly wild personal FF7 audio project.  Demo Track: https://soundcloud.com/user-978347194/elmyras-tale-and-the-climb-demo/s-mlnb6 Support Arthur's creative lifestyle:  https://ko-fi.com/arthurmaybeck Twitter: https://twitter.com/ArthurMaybe Email: ArthurMaybeck7@gmail.com Follow us Twitter at @darkweebpod Follow us on Instagram at @darkweebpod Got a show you'd like for us to check out? Email us darkweebpod@gmail.com with your suggestions!
49:13
June 3, 2019
Gundam Rising
In this inaugural episode of The Dark Weeb, host Zig & Brodie fawn over their mutual love of all things Gundam! They trace the the inception to their discovery of Toonami & run through some of their favorite Gundam series & video games: 08th MS Team, Gundam Wing, Stardust Memories, and more! Follow us Twitter at @darkweebpod Follow us on Instagram at @darkweebpod Got a show you'd like for us to check out? Email us darkweebpod@gmail.com with your suggestions!
54:10
May 27, 2019
The Dark Weeb Trailer
Introducing The Dark Weeb with the homies Cody Ziglar & Brodie Reed! Each week they kick back each week & cover a favorite nerdy pop-culture interest; anime, manga, video games, and everything in between.
00:49
May 20, 2019