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A special early bird episode that completely skips the most dramatic and important week of comics all year. So forget about DC: Rebirth (Again) and Captain America is a Nazi I guess? (I'm sure that's the title) and sit with us as we again go through the usual video game goodness. Also our initial reactions to the Preacher pilot and more!

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Direct download: Episode_21a.m4a
Category:general -- posted at: 7:26pm EDT

Welcome to another episode of the NOLAnerdcast, brought to you in both audio AND video over on the Youtubes! This week we tackle a bunch of great comics, ranging from the finale of Sinestro, to the beginning of Marvel's Civil War II, to the ending of the first arc of Jughead, to the debut of the omega crossover Future Quest, and more! We also chat games and the gaming industry, discussing Uncharted 4, what could have been with Fable 4, thoughts on how to improve Xbox in America, among many other topics! So join the NOLAnerds as we chit chat the night away!


Sinestro #23: 23m20s/


All-New Wolverine #8: 24m51s/


Civil War II #0: 28m37s/


Spider-Man #4: 31m30s/


Chilling Adventures of Sabrina #5: 34m49s/


Future Quest #1: 36m35s/


Jughead #6: 39m35s/

Direct download: Episode_20a.m4a
Category:general -- posted at: 6:05pm EDT

The new era has begun! Join the NOLAnerds as they bring you their weekly look at nerd culture through TV, movies, games, and live on video via Twitch! Each week we will have our audio podcast joined by a live broadcasting of the show for fan engagement! This week we talk about comics, watch Scott's arms flail about, discuss guest Mason's trip to Japan, the release of the GOAT Uncharted 4, and so much more!


All-New X-Men #9: 26m15s/


Black Panther #2: 29m49s/


Vision #7: 32m51s/


Archie #8: 35m15s/

Direct download: Episod_19a.m4a
Category:general -- posted at: 2:57pm EDT

This week the NOLAnerds discover Chris' one weakness, say goodbye to the greatest book of the short lived DC You era, revel in Howard the Duck's mistreatment of Captain America and Spider-Man, discuss the merits of a full blown sci fi Call of Duty game, and so much more it'll make your head spin!


Midnighter #12 - 15m34s/


A-Force #5: 19m02s/


Black Widow #3: 22m13s/


Howard the Duck #7: 25m29s/


Unfollow #7: 28m40s/

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Direct download: Episode_18a.m4a
Category:general -- posted at: 7:57pm EDT

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
Category:general -- posted at: 2:33pm EDT

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
Category:general -- posted at: 9:34am EDT

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
Category:general -- posted at: 8:42pm EDT

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
Category:general -- posted at: 6:22pm EDT

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
Category:general -- posted at: 5:40pm EDT

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
Category:general -- posted at: 6:44pm EDT