NolaNerdCast
We're just a couple of guys from New Orleans who like talking about comics, video games, anime and movies!

So fun story: It is super easy to frustrate Matthew because he has the thinnest skin ever. Chris exploits that knowledge and makes Matt pout for what seems like 75% of the entire episode. What a baby. Get over it you big baby. Besides that, we talk Nintendo's baffling business moves for 2016, the announcement of the death of the Wii U, and...oh yeah, comics. This was one of the best weeks ever for comics. Like, ever. In the history of us reading. It was awesome. We cherry pick the best for you! AND THERE IS SO MUCH MORE!

 
Comics Time Stamps: 
 
Batman #51: 23m50s/
 
Secret Six #13: 26m28s/
 
All-New Wolverine #7: 29m00s/
 
Avengers: Stand Off Omega #1: 32m45s/
 
Daredevil #6: 35m43s/
 
Old Man Logan #5: 37m48s/
 
Saga #36: 41m40s/
Direct download: Episode_17a.m4a
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Because SOMEBODY, who shall remain nameless. was busy tom-catting around the city, I now have to throw together this weeks description. We talk about what makes a valid top ten list, bunch of good comics from this week, and we continue harping on about VR, which we will continue to do until the heat death of the universe.

 

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Direct download: Episode_16a.m4a
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Join us for a special episode of the NOLAnerdcast! Featuring Dr. Cody Louviere PhD* of King Crow Studios, creators of the currently on Kickstarter game Quest of Souls, the NOLAnerds present one heck of an interview! We chat with Cody about his dream of devving for Nintendo, the origins of the dragon slaying Corgi, the ideas behind his twin stick shooter RPG, and how he was able to stay true to his Louisiana roots, and so much more! And that isn't all! The NOLAnerds also discuss comics, including the single most haunting issue of comics they have read in ages. They also discuss just what it will take for Nintendo to win them over with the NX. Matt tries to talk about VR, but he gets shot down until Dr. Cody PhD* jumps in to save the day!

 

*Cody is not a doctor. Why would we make that up? WHO KNOWS

 

Comics Time Stamps:

 

All-New X-Men #8: 42m24s/

 

Deadly Class #20: 44m52s/

 

No Mercy #9: 46m21s/

 

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Direct download: Episode_15a.m4a
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Comics man. They are a thing that seems to happen every week. But you know what doesn't happen every week? A 50th issue of Batgirl. You know what else? An American soldier turning into Godzilla and fighting a giant Avengers robot. Turns out that doesn't happen too often. The NOLAnerds also discuss their favorite generations of the video game industry, chat about the recent Xbox One release Quantum Break, and give their thoughts on the new Black Panther book, alongside so much more!

 

Batgirl #50: 07m14s/

Black Panther #1: 12m23s/

New Avengers #9: 16m51s/

Old Man Logan #4: 21m20s/

Vision #6: 25m35s/

Direct download: Episode_14a.m4a
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So this week, a pretty big movie came out. You might have heard of it. Something about a dark knight versus a man of steel. But then a wondrous woman shows up. And they fight against the doom of the day. And some dude with hair is evil or something. 

 

But hey! Other stuff happened too! Like, DC made huge waves comics wise with their massive announcement of all of the DC Rebirth titles and creative teams. And we read some comics! Batman & Robin Eternal came to a conclusion. Saga continues to be awesome. Squirrel Girl teams up with Howard the Duck, and Chip Zdarsky sanctioned buffoonery ensues. Speaking of Chip Zdarsky buffoonery, Jughead is amazing. 

 

But that's not all! Josh flips out over Slain and Hyper Light Drifter, Scott continues to love wrestling fanfic, Chris ignores the rest of us for Avengers Academy, and so much more!

 

Batman & Robin: Eternal #26: 06m21s/

 

All-New X-Men #7: 09m09s/

 

Unbeatable Squirrel Girl #6: 11m22s/

 

Jughead #5: 15m51s/

 

Saga #35: 18m27s

Direct download: Episode_13a.m4a
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Well the gang is all here and growing by the week! The conversation takes a sad turn when we discuss the video game industry's penchant for closing studios this past week as well as Chris' inability to ever watch anything good in a timely fashion. And we find out that there are strong opinions to be had about the Wii U's failure to make a dent in the market. There are comics too. You know, those things we also read? Turns out Batman hit a milestone issue today.

 

Batman #50: 17m12s/

 

Batman & Robin: Eternal #25: 27m30s/

 

Secret Six #12: 45m54s/

 

Birthright #15: 48m06s

 

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Direct download: Episode_12a.m4a
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This week many voices decrying VR and only one brave soul standing up for it. Who you ask? The answer may surprise you (It's Matt. It's always Matt) Also Division Talk, Comics and other coolish things

 

Direct download: Episode_11a.m4a
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Comics! Games! Stuff! Coming at you faster than the Flash was when he destroyed the anti-monitor's cannon! References abound!  This week the end of magic? Are people still playing Destiny? Whats the proper length for a weekly series? This and more today!

 

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Direct download: Episode_10a.m4a
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Man, what an exciting week we had. Some of us had. Ok, maybe only one of us had an exciting week and the other stayed at home and did nothing but it's not your job to judge our life choices. Anyway comics are good, we learned about VR and maybe even a little bit about ourselves. Maybe. 

Comics:

Batgirl 49: 4:07

Green Lantern 50: 14:22

Midnighter 10: 20:31

Black Widow 1: 24:48

Old Man Logan 3: 33:10

Spider-man 2: 45:18

Unfollow 5: 53:30

 

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Direct download: Episode_9a.m4a
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Who's hyped for another full week of more of the nonsense you come to expect from us?!? Is it you?! Yay!!! This week comics, the first look at Far Cry Primal, Matt shuts off the recorder half way through, the usual stuff. Plus E-mails!! I don't think I've ever been happier. Except for that one time at the fireworks factory, that was top.

Comics times:

Aquaman: 13:13

Batman and Robin Eternal: 16:00

All New X-men: 25:03

Karnak: 28:16

Unbeatable Squirrel girl: 42:37

Saga: 48:14

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Direct download: Episode_8_fixed.mp3
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