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Strange superpowers start emerging among a group of pre-teens from Quadropolis, and they're going to have to figure out how to use them to save the city. It starts as a simple effort to become the sidekick of the local superhero, but these kids discover a role that goes far beyond sidekick. Listen as they uncover villains, find creative ways to use their powers, and realize that titles "hero" and "villain" are more complicated than they first seem.

Strange superpowers start emerging among a group of pre-teens from Quadropolis, and they're going to have to figure out how to use them to save the city. It starts as a simple effort to become the sidekick of the local superhero, but these kids discover a role that goes far beyond sidekick. Listen as they uncover villains, find creative ways to use their powers, and realize that titles "hero" and "villain" are more complicated than they first seem.
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Strange superpowers start emerging among a group of pre-teens from Quadropolis, and they're going to have to figure out how to use them to save the city. It starts as a simple effort to become the sidekick of the local superhero, but these kids discover a role that goes far beyond sidekick. Listen as they uncover villains, find creative ways to use their powers, and realize that titles "hero" and "villain" are more complicated than they first seem.

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Episodes

Issue 35: Baninja Three Point Oh

11/3/2019
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WE'RE BACK – with four episodes left in Season 2! Today, we see Teal Titan and Baninja reunite with Graphene, and Baninja reuniting with something that's been lost to him for nearly a whole season. But can the Weirdos handle the cost? Also, the Weirdos get a new battle cry – but can the Weirdos handle how bad it is? The post Issue 35: Baninja Three Point Oh appeared first on Just Us Weirdos.

Duration:00:16:54

Issue 34: The Supervillain’s Museum

9/23/2019
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Inside Floor 9½ of Binary Tower, Graphene discovers Mrs. Work's secret museum, where she hopes to find the mind-controlling Caduceus. What wonders might it hold for the Weirdos? The post Issue 34: The Supervillain’s Museum appeared first on Just Us Weirdos.

Duration:00:19:07

Issue 33: Oh Dream of Hope

9/9/2019
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Teal Titan and Graphene fight off the Hunter Drones as Baninja sneaks into a lab in the ruins of Binary Tower to build a Bulterbot Head Detector. Yeah, this is a weird podcast, isn't it? Find out what happens when the Titan goes FULL ON TEAL! The post Issue 33: Oh Dream of Hope appeared first on Just Us Weirdos.

Duration:00:28:37

Issue 32: The Tattered Tower

8/25/2019
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Teal Titan, Graphene, and Baninja go back to the most dangerous place for superheroes: Binary Tower in the heart of Quadropolis. But the Tower is different after the attack by NSE/Genesis, and nothing is what they expect. Except for the constant threat of Binary hunter drones! The post Issue 32: The Tattered Tower appeared first on Just Us Weirdos.

Duration:00:17:04

Issue 31: Fish Two Point Oh

8/17/2019
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Some people in and around Quadropolis are absolutely obsessed with answering one question: "Which is worse -- Fish Out Of Water's powers, or his name?" Find out what happens when he's offered a wish about his superpowers by the mysterious forces that Rainbow Chaser is in contact with! The post Issue 31: Fish Two Point Oh appeared first on Just Us Weirdos.

Duration:00:17:16

Issue 30: The New Weirdos

8/6/2019
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We're a legit podcast now -- we have sponsors! Remember the boring old days of just hearing a story? Now you get to hear an advertisement first! LUCKY DAY! We hope you enjoy learning all about Auntie Antionette's Pick 'Em Off Pizza. Oh, yeah, and our heroes do some stuff in this episode too. The post Issue 30: The New Weirdos appeared first on Just Us Weirdos.

Duration:00:15:22

Issue 29: Digital Brain Games

7/29/2019
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We're back from our mid-season break. You know who else is back? Butlerbot! But they don't have a working speaker-mouth, camera-eyes, or microphone-ears yet. Is anything really going on in that digital brain of theirs? We'll zoom in and take a look!a The post Issue 29: Digital Brain Games appeared first on Just Us Weirdos.

Duration:00:17:28

Issue 28: Whatever It Takes

6/24/2019
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Happy Pride, Weirdos! This episode is the culmination of our 2019 Pride Month story arc! As Dagney's plan transforms from "I bet there's going to be a cool twist" to "Holy cow, she's acting like a supervillain," Ameenah "Graphene" and Kirby "Baninja" are prisoners on the back of Mrs. Pawnson's invisible plane. How are they going to get out? And what are they going to do once they're out? We're excited to be part of the Kids Listen Pride Sweeps. Check out these other great shows...

Duration:00:23:36

Issue 27: The Teal Titan

6/16/2019
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While Dagney is making her deal with a villain, we turn back to the ground. Rainbow Chaser, the superhero with powers that are even harder to use well than Fish Out Of Water's, is being chased by a superpowered snot rhino. The only person there to help him is, well, Fish Out Of Water. Hopefully they can find someone with a superpower that doesn't rely on external circumstances... The post Issue 27: The Teal Titan appeared first on Just Us Weirdos.

Duration:00:20:08

Issue 26: Snacks On A Plane!

6/9/2019
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Oh no! Is Dagney betraying the Weirdos? Find out what happens aboard Mrs. Pawnson's invisible jet. (Seriously, what kind of "save the endangered animals nonprofit" has an invisible jet?) The post Issue 26: Snacks On A Plane! appeared first on Just Us Weirdos.

Duration:00:21:43

Issue 25: Chasing Rainbows

6/2/2019
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As we fast-forward out of Jules' flashback to present time, we've got a bit of a longer episode for you today. We meet a new hero, our superheroes get new costumes, and we finally learn what Dagny "ITGirl" Work has been plotting this whole time. (Aren't there already enough people named "Work" who plot?) The post Issue 25: Chasing Rainbows appeared first on Just Us Weirdos.

Duration:00:21:47

Issue 24: The Secret Origin of Fish out of Water (Part 2)

5/19/2019
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Speaking of Aquaman... wait, was someone actually talking about Aquaman? Oh no -- we are! Gaffer Sam is punishing us for missing an episode by making us... compliment... this "hero." Later, in the episode, we find out what happens when a Binary Consolidated AI takes over a nuclear submarine with 3 kids on it! The post Issue 24: The Secret Origin of Fish out of Water (Part 2) appeared first on Just Us Weirdos.

Duration:00:16:02

Issue 23: The Secret Origin of Fish out of Water (Part 1)

5/12/2019
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OK, I guess if they made a feature film out of Aquaman, we should at least TRY to tell our aquatic avenger's heroic journey tale. Tune in for this two-part origin story to learn how Jules Jones became Fish Out of Water! The post Issue 23: The Secret Origin of Fish out of Water (Part 1) appeared first on Just Us Weirdos.

Duration:00:22:11

Issue 22: Jefferson “Gigajoule” Jones

4/28/2019
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How do you escape the world's most powerful corporation when your secret lair is a treehouse and you're not even old enough to drive? Find out if Jules' parents are really as cool as he thinks they are in this week's episode! The post Issue 22: Jefferson “Gigajoule” Jones appeared first on Just Us Weirdos.

Duration:00:14:55

Issue 21: The Treehouse of JUSTICE!!!

4/15/2019
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Dagny, Kirby, and Jules hide out in the treehouse at the Jones family home. Kirby wants to plan as a team, but Dagny pursues her own plans involving Mrs. New-Text-Message ... er, Mrs. Pawnson. The kids are interrupted first by the kindly Dr. Jones, who brings them lemonade -- then by something more sinister! We're continuing with shorter episodes this season to better fit your listening habits. Let us know what you think at hero@justusweridos.com The post Issue 21: The Treehouse of...

Duration:00:15:55

Issue 19: Sewer Chase!

3/31/2019
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Welcome to Season 2! We pick up right where Season 1 left off. ITGirl, Baninja, and Fish Out Of Water have regained consciousness and/or hearing, and now flee under Quadropolis from the searching mechanical eyes of Gwennifer Work at Binary Consolidated! We're experimenting with shorter episodes this season to better fit your listening habits. Let us know what you think at hero@justusweridos.com The post Issue 19: Sewer Chase! appeared first on Just Us Weirdos.

Duration:00:10:55

Issue 18: There Are No Heroes – Part 2

2/2/2019
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Part 2 of the season finale. All the Weirdos show up to to stop NSE/Genesis from destroying the fortress of Binary Consolidated! They're finally working as a team -- but will it be enough? The post Issue 18: There Are No Heroes – Part 2 appeared first on Just Us Weirdos.

Duration:00:28:02

Issue 17: There Are No Heroes – Part 1

1/27/2019
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PART 1 of the explosive 2 part season finale of Just Us Weirdos Season 1! Lots of people say things like "explosive finale," but we mean that literally here. And also figuratively! Come to think of it -- the figurative explosions will be more earth-shaking than the literal ones. Figuratively speaking, of course. But don't worry: there will also be literal explosions! The post Issue 17: There Are No Heroes – Part 1 appeared first on Just Us Weirdos.

Duration:00:25:42

Issue 16: The Secret Origins of Baninja

1/21/2019
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You name a kid Hiro, and have certain expectations. But five generations of the Kuromoto family pass before the foreshadowing pays off. Follow the origin story from great great grandfather Kuromoto Hiro in Japan, to his daughter Youko and her journey to America, to her son Genesis and his adventures becoming the most powerful businessperson he can, to his daughter Andrea the adventuring food podcaster -- and finally to Kirby. And the secret that will make him become the hero he is destined...

Duration:00:19:32

Issue 15: Farewell Master Baninja

1/14/2019
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Emergency in Quadropolis! A helicopter has crashed into the dam, and it threatens the whole city! Graphene and Fish Out of Water team up with Mrs Work (?!?!?!), while the grounded ITGirl and Baninja team up with Butlerbot and find their own ways to help. Only three episodes remain in Season 1! The post Issue 15: Farewell Master Baninja appeared first on Just Us Weirdos.

Duration:00:28:19