Nerds Assemble 258 – Previously on Nerds Assemble

Join Emily, Paul and Paul as they chat about their latest viewing habits.

This includes:

  • Star Trek Picard (1st Episode)
  • Dr Who
  • Supernatual Season 15
  • Sex Education
  • Marvel Phase 3 part 2

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Nerds Assemble 231 – Superhero Burnout

This week: We’re discussing the huge amount we see superheroes, going from the MCU, Sony and Fox properties all the way to DC’s universe and beyond.

Join the Emily, Paul, Paul and Paul as they chat about how long do we have left before superheroes go the way of Westerns in the 70′s and is there any more the genre can offer?

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Nerds Assemble 193: On diversity and comic sales

This week: Will Wonder Woman get a second film? Is diversity killing Marvel’s comic sales?

Join Paul, Paul, Paul and Emily as they discuss:

Plus:

  • Logan
  • Rogue One
  • Legion
  • Life (2017)
  • Supernatural 12×16 and 12×13

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Nerds Assemble 192: Cinematic Universes

This week: Cinematic Universes and whether we need everything connected.

Join Paul, Paul and Paul as they discuss:

  • Iron Fist
  • The Defenders
  • the wider cinematic universe
  • Other cinematic universes that are in the works

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Nerds Assemble 122: Game Jams and gaming culture, with Jon Brady

This week: Marvel, VR, The Blob, Elder Scrolls Online and game jams and gaming culture, with Jon Brady.

Please join Emily, Paul, Paul, Paul and Jon Brady (author of Global Game Jam: 48 Hours of Persistence, Programming, and Pizza at Scottish Game Jam) as they talk about:

  • Marvel moves to undo over fifty years of comic book history
  • Elder Scrolls Online is dropping subscription only model
  • The Blob is being remade
  • Microsoft HoloLens announced
  • Shadow of Mordor, Community season 1, Shadow Warrior Redux, American sniper, Hyrule Warriors, Millennium comics, Supernatural

And for our feature: we look at the ongoing popularity of Game Jams and current trends within gaming and development culture.

Want to see the sorrowful orc that Jon mentions? Here:

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Header image is “Jam end-product” by Jim Champion, used under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 2.0 Generic license.

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Nerds Assemble 99: San Diego Queuing Con

This week: BioshockX-Files, corporate buyouts, Comic-Con and more.

Please join Emily, Paul, Paul and Paul as they talk about:

And for the final part of the show we take a look at some of the news to come out of this year’s San Diego Comic-Con: Mavel’s film release schedule; Daniel Radcliffe dressing up as Spider-ManMad Max; Jack Black and Goosebumps; Comixology making DRM optional for publishers; The Flash and more. Plus we look at the problems behind queues and public health that affect most large conventions, here’s that Game Theory video on the former, which we mention.

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Image for this week’s episode: San Diego Comic Con 2014-1323 by Mooshuu under a Creative Commons 2.0 license.

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Nerds Assemble 98: Will mainstream comic books ever grow-up?

This week: Fantastic Four reboot, The Sims 4, comic books growing up and more.

Please join Emily, Paul, Paul and Paul as they talk about:

And our feature this week takes in the recent news regarding Thor and Captain America in Marvel’s comics, what this means for superhero comics and the industry at large. Here’s The Daily Beast article we mention.

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Nerds Assemble episode 71: the blockbuster bandwagon paradox

This week: 2013 box office vs. Bechdel test, Dragon Age: Inquisition, unsettled times for Marvel licensing, and summer blockbusters…

Emily, Paul and Paul (sorry, no Cookie this week) are joined by the Extended Edition’s Martin Lejeune to discuss:

It’s going to be a very crowded blockbuster, genre summer in 2014… we look at just how many films geeks are expected to flock to this year and whether this is a good thing for the industry and audiences alike.

So, we hope you have a happy New Year and enjoy the episode.

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