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The Nerdberg Review

The Nerdberg Review

By Nerdberg
In our podcast Elinzia and her brother Todd talk about video games. We cover PC, console and mobile games. Our goal is to keep things positive and cheerful as we share our favorite hobby with you.
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038 Taco Bell Should Accept My Dwarven Rune
In this episode the Elinzia's husband guest hosts while Todd is out. Elinzia and Kid Viking discuss Kingdoms of Amalur: Re-reckoning, Monster Camp, Farm Together, World of Warcraft, Torchlight 3, Animal Crossing, PS5, Dragon Quest Playalong, and Taco Bell's giveaway of an XBox Series X.  This podcast is a part of the Geek to Geek Media Network. Check out all the other great podcasts, blogs, streamers, and so much more at geektogeekmedia.com Elinzia is participating in the Extra Life Fundraiser Campaign to earn money for Children’s Miracle Network! Please donate by going to: https://www.extra-life.org/index.cfm?fuseaction=donordrive.participant&participantid=423162 Or going to www.extralife.org and searching for “Elinzia” If you have any questions, comments, etc. Please email us at nerdbergreview@gmail.com You can find Elinzia on Twitter, Pinterest, and Instagram as @CraftingRogue and Todd on Twitter as @Aron1701 Elinzia is also a writer on SwitchRPG.com and GeektoGeekMedia.com, hosts the My HGTV Addiction podcast, and has an etsy store at www.etsy.com/shop/thecraftingrogue
52:04
October 24, 2020
037 Chibi Pigtails!
In this episode the siblings discuss a LOT about Torchlight 3 and World of Warcraft Shadowlands Pre-patch, also Genshin Impact, Dragon Quest 7, and so much more! This podcast is a part of the Geek to Geek Media Network. Check out all the other great podcasts, blogs, streamers, and so much more at geektogeekmedia.com Elinzia is participating in the Extra Life Fundraiser Campaign to earn money for Children’s Miracle Network! Please donate by going to: https://www.extra-life.org/index.cfm?fuseaction=donordrive.participant&participantid=423162 Or going to www.extralife.org and searching for “Elinzia” If you have any questions, comments, etc. Please email us at nerdbergreview@gmail.com You can find Elinzia on Twitter, Pinterest, and Instagram as @CraftingRogue and Todd on Twitter as @Aron1701 Elinzia is also a writer on SwitchRPG.com and GeektoGeekMedia.com, hosts the My HGTV Addiction podcast, and has an etsy store at www.etsy.com/shop/thecraftingrogue
1:14:13
October 17, 2020
036 Candy Corn Has Less Sugar Than Raisins
In this episode the siblings discuss Costume Quest 1 & 2, Genshin Impact, Satisfactory, Alwa's Legacy, Fantasy Life, Dragon Quest VII, and so much more!  This podcast is a part of the Geek to Geek Media Network. Check out all the other great podcasts, blogs, streamers, and so much more at geektogeekmedia.com Elinzia is participating in the Extra Life Fundraiser Campaign to earn money for Children’s Miracle Network! Please donate by going to: https://www.extra-life.org/index.cfm?fuseaction=donordrive.participant&participantid=423162 Or going to www.extralife.org and searching for “Elinzia” If you have any questions, comments, etc. Please email us at nerdbergreview@gmail.com You can find Elinzia on Twitter, Pinterest, and Instagram as @CraftingRogue and Todd on Twitter as @Aron1701 Elinzia is also a writer on SwitchRPG.com and GeektoGeekMedia.com, hosts the My HGTV Addiction podcast, and has an etsy store at www.etsy.com/shop/thecraftingrogue
50:46
October 10, 2020
035 We Solved Diabetes!
In this episode the siblings discuss Among Us, World of Warcraft Shadowlands Delays, Marvel Avengers, Farm Together, Satisfactory, Genshin Impact, Dragon Quest 7 (Join with us and the DragonQuest.FM Podcast to do a Dragon Quest 7 Playalong!), Mario64, Alwa's Legacy, Banner of the Maid, Marvel Strike Force, and so much more! This podcast is a part of the Geek to Geek Media Network. Check out all the other great podcasts, blogs, streamers, and so much more at geektogeekmedia.com Elinzia is participating in the Extra Life Fundraiser Campaign to earn money for Children’s Miracle Network! Please donate by going to: https://www.extra-life.org/index.cfm?fuseaction=donordrive.participant&participantid=423162 Or going to www.extralife.org and searching for “Elinzia” If you have any questions, comments, etc. Please email us at nerdbergreview@gmail.com You can find Elinzia on Twitter, Pinterest, and Instagram as @CraftingRogue and Todd on Twitter as @Aron1701 Elinzia is also a writer on SwitchRPG.com and GeektoGeekMedia.com, hosts the My HGTV Addiction podcast, and has an etsy store at www.etsy.com/shop/thecraftingrogue
1:09:07
October 2, 2020
034 You Should Play Dragon Quest 7 With Us!
In this episode the siblings discuss the upcoming Dragon Quest 7 Play Along that we are doing in conjunction with the fine folks over at the Dragon Quest FM Podcast. Also Elinzia and Todd discuss Microsoft Flight Simulator, Marvel Avengers, Animal Crossing, Farm Together, Banner of the Maid, Mario 3D All Stars (including Mario64, Mario Sunshine, and Mario Galaxy). And SO MUCH MORE!!!  This podcast is a part of the Geek to Geek Media Network. Check out all the other great podcasts, blogs, streamers, and so much more at geektogeekmedia.com If you have any questions, comments, etc. Please email us at nerdbergreview@gmail.com You can find Elinzia on Twitter, Pinterest, and Instagram as @CraftingRogue and Todd on Twitter as @Aron1701 Elinzia is also a writer on SwitchRPG.com and GeektoGeekMedia.com, hosts the My HGTV Addiction podcast, and has an etsy store at www.etsy.com/shop/thecraftingrogue
53:17
September 19, 2020
033 Making RPG's is Hard
In this episode the siblings-in-law (Elinzia is still out) discuss the REST of last week's stuff! This is all the console games they've been playing such as Octopath Traveler, Cosmic Star Heroine, RPG Maker MV, and so much more!  This podcast is a part of the Geek to Geek Media Network. Check out all the other great podcasts, blogs, streamers, and so much more at geektogeekmedia.com If you have any questions, comments, etc. Please email us at nerdbergreview@gmail.com You can find Elinzia on Twitter, Pinterest, and Instagram as @CraftingRogue and Todd on Twitter as @Aron1701 Elinzia is also a writer on SwitchRPG.com and GeektoGeekMedia.com, hosts the My HGTV Addiction podcast, and has an etsy store at www.etsy.com/shop/thecraftingrogue
34:53
September 12, 2020
032 Chtulhu Found a Hobby
In this episode the siblings -in-law- (Elinzia is out this week) discuss Satisfactory, Civilization 6, Monster Prom, and more!!  This podcast is a part of the Geek to Geek Media Network. Check out all the other great podcasts, blogs, streamers, and so much more at geektogeekmedia.com If you have any questions, comments, etc. Please email us at nerdbergreview@gmail.com You can find Elinzia on Twitter, Pinterest, and Instagram as @CraftingRogue and Todd on Twitter as @Aron1701 Elinzia is also a writer on SwitchRPG.com and GeektoGeekMedia.com, hosts the My HGTV Addiction podcast, and has an etsy store at www.etsy.com/shop/thecraftingrogue
50:11
September 5, 2020
031 Galactic Heroine Stars and Junk
In this episode the siblings discuss Satisfactory, Trains, World of Warcraft, Farm Together, DuckTales (get the magazine Elinzia talks about at https://geektogeekmedia.com/geekery/news/press-start-issue-1/), Donut County, Cosmic Star Heroine, Animal Crossing, Plant Nanny 2, and so much more! This podcast is a part of the Geek to Geek Media Network. Check out all the other great podcasts, blogs, streamers, and so much more at geektogeekmedia.com If you have any questions, comments, etc. Please email us at nerdbergreview@gmail.com You can find Elinzia on Twitter, Pinterest, and Instagram as @CraftingRogue and Todd on Twitter as @Aron1701 Elinzia is also a writer on SwitchRPG.com and GeektoGeekMedia.com, hosts the My HGTV Addiction podcast, and has an etsy store at www.etsy.com/shop/thecraftingrogue
51:09
August 29, 2020
030 - One Year Down!
In this episode the siblings -well, Todd- discusses Microsoft Flight Simulator 2020, Satisfactory, and Plant Nanny 2 This podcast is a part of the Geek to Geek Media Network. Check out all the other great podcasts, blogs, streamers, and so much more at geektogeekmedia.com If you have any questions, comments, etc. Please email us at nerdbergreview@gmail.com You can find Elinzia on Twitter, Pinterest, and Instagram as @CraftingRogue and Todd on Twitter as @Aron1701 Elinzia is also a writer on SwitchRPG.com and GeektoGeekMedia.com, hosts the My HGTV Addiction podcast, and has an etsy store at www.etsy.com/shop/thecraftingrogue
35:17
August 22, 2020
029 Where Did My Factory Go?
In this episode the siblings discuss Satisfactory, Elder Scrolls Online, Fall Guys, World of Warcraft, DuckTales Remastered, Animal Crossing, Fantasy Life, Paper Mario: The Origami King, Dragon Quest XI S, Marvel Strike Force, Tile Master, and much more! This podcast is a part of the Geek to Geek Media Network. Check out all the other great podcasts, blogs, streamers, and so much more at geektogeekmedia.com If you have any questions, comments, etc. Please email us at nerdbergreview@gmail.com You can find Elinzia on Twitter, Pinterest, and Instagram as @CraftingRogue and Todd on Twitter as @Aron1701 Elinzia is also a writer on SwitchRPG.com and GeektoGeekMedia.com, hosts the My HGTV Addiction podcast, and has an etsy store at www.etsy.com/shop/thecraftingrogue
54:36
August 15, 2020
028 BONUS The Clip Show!
Elinzia's mic has been broken... but last week the siblings did technically record a show. Here is a compilation of clips from what would have been episode 28. This podcast is a part of the Geek to Geek Media Network. Check out all the other great podcasts, blogs, streamers, and so much more at geektogeekmedia.com If you have any questions, comments, etc. Please email us at nerdbergreview@gmail.com You can find Elinzia on Twitter, Pinterest, and Instagram as @CraftingRogue and Todd on Twitter as @Aron1701 Elinzia is also a writer on SwitchRPG.com, hosts the My HGTV Addiction podcast, and has an etsy store at www.etsy.com/shop/thecraftingrogue
15:30
August 13, 2020
027 The Word of the Day is Sagacious
In this episode the siblings discuss Elinzia's new video card, Elder Scrolls Online, Farm Together, Cheeky Chooks, Disgaea 4, Animal Crossing New Horizons, Fantasy Life, Paper Mario Origami King, The Battle of Polytopia, and the word Sagacious. If you have any questions, comments, etc. Please email us at nerdbergreview@gmail.com You can find Elinzia on Twitter, Pinterest, and Instagram as @CraftingRogue and Todd on Twitter as @Aron1701 Elinzia is also a writer on SwitchRPG.com, hosts the My HGTV Addiction podcast, and has an etsy store at www.etsy.com/shop/thecraftingrogue
56:39
August 1, 2020
026 It's Very... Free
Starting NOW this podcast will be posted WEEKLY instead of every other week! Check us out every Saturday morning!  In this episode the siblings discuss Elder Scrolls Online, Overcooked 2, Animal Crossing, Disgaea 1 and 4, Golf Story, What the Golf, and so much more!  If you have any questions, comments, etc. Please email us at nerdbergreview@gmail.com You can find Elinzia on Twitter, Pinterest, and Instagram as @CraftingRogue and Todd on Twitter as @Aron1701 Elinzia is also a writer on SwitchRPG.com and has an etsy store at www.etsy.com/shop/thecraftingrogue
53:11
July 25, 2020
025 You Aren't Always a Goat PART 2
This episode is part TWO of the last episode! This is the last half of that show where the siblings discuss console and mobile gaming. Games discussed include Disgaea, Animal Crossing New Horizons, Walk Master, and more If you have any questions, comments, etc. Please email us at nerdbergreview@gmail.com or you can find Elinzia on Twitter and Instagram @CraftingRogue and Todd on Twitter as @Aron1701
46:33
July 18, 2020
025 You Aren't Always a Goat PART 1
Because Elinzia and Todd were apparently SUPER chatty and talked for double the normal amount of time-- this episode is being split into a two-part episode! Tune in on 7/18/2020 for the last half of this show! In this episode the siblings discuss a little Disgaea, a lot of Warhammer: Vermintide 2, some World of Warcraft, House Flipper, and more! If you have any questions, comments, etc. Please email us at nerdbergreview@gmail.com or you can find Elinzia on Twitter, Pinterest, and Instagram @CraftingRogue and Todd on Twitter as @Aron1701 Also check out Elinzia's ETSY store at https://www.etsy.com/shop/TheCraftingRogue And look for her other podcast, My HGTV Addiction
45:34
July 12, 2020
024 Fishing the Barents Sea While Pronouncing DisgAEA
We apologize for misspelling Disgaea in last weeks episode! In this episode the siblings discuss the computer game Fishing the Barents Sea, as well as World of Warcraft, Farm Together, and more. Then go on to talk about Disgaea again, Animal Crossing's upcoming update, and Golf Story. In mobile, Elinzia talks about Pokemon Cafe.  If you have any questions, comments, etc. Please email us at nerdbergreview@gmail.com or you can find Elinzia on Twitter and Instagram @CraftingRogue and Todd on Twitter as @Aron1701
1:07:16
June 27, 2020
023 How Do You Pronounce Disgaea?
In this episode the siblings discuss all the great games they have been playing such as Disgaea, Golf Story, Animal Crossing, and why Elinzia actually has NOT played World of Warcraft for two whole weeks!  If you have any questions, comments, etc. Please email us at nerdbergreview@gmail.com or you can find Elinzia on Twitter and Instagram @CraftingRogue and Todd on Twitter as @Aron1701
51:46
June 13, 2020
022 Why Is My Shirt Upside Down?
This week the siblings discuss why Elinzia's shirt is upside down, the great debate of if it's better to 100% one game or play lots of different games, if Todd should get the ESO expansion, if Elinzia should start another podcast about HGTV, and if the Luminary in DQXIS has good hair. Also lots more about other games like Animal Crossing, World of Warcraft, Farm Together, and more.  Write to us with questions or comments at nerdbergreview@gmail.com or find us on Twitter @NerdbergReview
1:09:30
May 30, 2020
021 Animals Still Crossing, Dragons Still Questing, and Warcraft is Still Worlding
This week the siblings discuss Animal Crossing New Horizons again, Dragon Quest 11 (Elinzia is playing it now!), World of Warcraft, Apex Legends, Elder Scrolls Online, and so much more. Listen in for some fun gaming times!
50:18
May 2, 2020
020 ESO, WoW, and AC ... and stuff :)
This week the siblings discuss Elder Scrolls Online, World of Warcraft Shadowlands, and (of course) more Animal Crossing New Horizons! And much more! #ESO #WoW #Shadowlands #ACNH
54:42
April 18, 2020
019 Animal Crossing Review with Special Guest Erik the Red Panda (Elinzia's hubby)
This week this siblings are joined by Elinzia's husband Erik the Red Panda and the three discuss Animal Crossing New Horizons! Lots of advice and tips for new players as well as just good information! 
1:02:28
March 28, 2020
018 Animal Crossing Is Coming
Elinzia is out sick this episode but Todd still manages to ramble on for almost an hour.  Rune Factory 4, Dragon Quest of the Stars and Marvel Strike Force dominate the games Todd is playing.  But after that he tries to answer the question, "What is Animal Crossing?"  Because Todd and Elinzia are both super duper excited for the new Animal Crossing game which will be out before the next episode!
52:36
March 12, 2020
017 Snack World is AWESOME
This week the siblings talk about Wolcen, Snack World, Marvel Strike Force, LEGO Tower, and so much more! Also Elinzia gets real about anxiety and depression. Todd is now streaming games on YouTube as well! Check out his YouTube channel at https://www.youtube.com/user/gadgethovel
53:56
February 29, 2020
016 Thieving the Seas
This week the siblings discuss Sea of Thieves, Dragon Quest Builders, Farm Together, Cats vs Pickles, and so much more! Also, we will be officially going to an every other week posting schedule and Todd is going to start YouTube streaming!
52:46
February 15, 2020
015 Tiny Homes with Cats
This week the siblings discuss the Sims, Diablo 3, Torchlight 3, World of Warcraft, Fire Emblem Warriors, Merge Dragons, and so much more!
59:58
February 2, 2020
014 Visions of Dragon Quest Builder'zoth
This week the siblings discuss math (not their best subject), World of Warcraft's Visions of N'Zoth, Horace, Dragon Quest Builders, Mario Maker, Merge Dragons, and MORE!  #WorldofWarcraft #VisionsofN'Zoth #DragonQuestBuilders #MergeDragons
57:01
January 18, 2020
013 Happy Birthday Todd
This week the siblings discuss pretty much everything that they have been playing over the Christmas break and also how Todd is having a birthday.  LOTS of games discussed, including Farming Simulator and Farm Together, Diablo, Cat Quest, Dragon Quest Builders, Ring Fit Adventure, Apple Arcade and so much more. 
1:03:48
January 11, 2020
012 Christmasy Gaming and Not-So-Christmasy Gaming... like Farming
In this episode Elinzia and Todd discuss all the hot topics such as Farm Together and Farming Simulator! Also discussed are games like Dragon Quest Builders 1, Nintendo Ring Fit Adventure, Blockudoku, Word Villas, and more
54:46
December 13, 2019
011 The Board Game Special
This week the siblings are having a special edition episode all about board games! Listen to them discuss their favorites including gems like Scotland Yard, Munchkin, Smallworld, Castle Risk, and so much more! Elinzia also has a segment focused on two player games.  
1:05:11
November 27, 2019
010 Did We Already Say This?
This week the siblings discuss broken computers, motion sickness, and lots of games! World of Warcraft, the Dragon Quest series, Luigi's Mansion 3, Lemmings, and more! #WorldofWarcraft #DragonQuest #DQBuilders #LuigisMansion3 #Lemmings #videogames #podcast 
51:15
November 22, 2019
009 Sad is Bad
In this episode the siblings discuss having organs removed from Todd's body, impromptu travelling, and playing lots of games! Specifically we talk about Farm Together, The Outer Worlds, Links Awakening, Dragon Quest Builders, Dragon Quest XI, Mario Kart Tour, LEGO Tower, Apple Arcade, What the Golf, and so much more! 
1:00:17
November 9, 2019
008 Looking for a Special Banana
This week the siblings discuss games like Rimworld, Farm Together, Heroes of the Storm, House Flipper, Grip: Combat Racing, Lego Tower, Cool Goal, and more!  #Rimworld #FarmTogether #HoTS #HeroesOfTheStorm #HouseFlipper #Grip #LEGOTower #CoolGoal
55:23
October 24, 2019
007 Lemmings Waking-Uppening
This week the siblings answer a listener question and talked much too long about NES games like Excitebike and Lemmings. Also discussed were games such as Marvel Ultimate Alliance, Farm Together, Links Awakening, Dragon Quest, and much more.  If you'd like to send us a question of your own, please write to us at nerdbergreview@gmail.com #NES #Excitebike #Lemmings #MarvelUltimateAlliance #FarmTogether #LinksAwakening #DragonQuest #VideoGames
49:52
October 18, 2019
006 Dragon Quest Never Ends and Civilization 6 Should Have A Holiday
In this week's episode, the siblings discuss Civilization 6, Farm Together, Heroes of the Storm, Dragon Quest XI, Dragon Quest Rocket Slime, Link's Awakening, Hill Climb Racer (1 and 2), Mario Kart Tour, and much more!  Is Elinzia really going to be a mobster? Is Todd stuck in an endless time loop of Dragon Quest XI? Find out now! #Civilization6 #FarmTogether #HeroesOfTheStorm #DQ11 #DragonQuest #LinksAwakening #MarioKart #VideoGames
58:10
October 3, 2019
005 Link Has Awakened
In this week's episode the siblings discuss Link's Awakening for the Nintendo Switch, World of Warcraft, Heroes of the Storm, The Sims, Farm Together, Dragon Quest XI, Pigeon Wings, and more! Take a listen! Also we apologize for any background noise, there was a heavy rainstorm outside Elinzia's apartment that we had trouble editing out of the episode. 
52:03
September 25, 2019
004: Where Pneumonia, Kind Words, and Dungeons Come Together!
The Siblings talk about several games including Farm Together, Dungeons 3, Kind Words, Yoshi's Crafted World, Dragon Quest XI, Galaxy Attack Alien Shooter, and MORE! Check it out!  #FarmTogether #Dungeons3 #KindWords #Yoshi #DQXI #AlienShooter #VideoGames 
43:37
September 18, 2019
003: What To Play When You Have A Migraine... Apparently
Elinzia had a migraine last week so her gaming was all focused on seeing what would and would not work with her head. Todd played games sans migraine. Lots of Farm Together talk, Minion Masters, Dragon Quest XI, Mini Archer, and more! Plus find out if my twitter poll was rigged!! 
43:57
September 6, 2019
The Siblings Farm Together While Beating Dust and DQ11... also Flop Rockets.
In this episode Elinzia and Todd discuss the game Farm Together which they both started this week. Also Elinzia beat Dust: An Elysian Tale and Todd beat Dragon Quest 11... well, sort of.  Also there are Flop Rockets. 
42:25
August 29, 2019
First Episode of NBR!! WOOHOOOOOOO!
It's our first episode!! First of many hopefully!! We are a couple of siblings who want to talk about the games we are playing and all the good stuff. Please take a listen and let us know what you think!
43:04
August 19, 2019
Episode Zero
This is just a super short intro to the show to get the feed up and running.  Soon this will be the home of The NerdBerg Review, a podcast where Todd and Carrie will be talking about video games for fun and more fun.
01:12
August 14, 2019