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Fantastic Geeks (and where to find them)

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Fantastic Geeks (and where to find them) is a podcast for people who are passionate about fandom! Join best friends and YouTubers Anna Brisbin and Tessa Netting as they cover all things nerdy including TV shows, books, movies, animation, and pop culture. Listen in as these two proud Ravenclaws debate ship wars, play games like Would You Rather, and sort characters into Hogwarts houses. New episode every Friday. See you next Geek!

Fantastic Geeks (and where to find them) is a podcast for people who are passionate about fandom! Join best friends and YouTubers Anna Brisbin and Tessa Netting as they cover all things nerdy including TV shows, books, movies, animation, and pop culture. Listen in as these two proud Ravenclaws debate ship wars, play games like Would You Rather, and sort characters into Hogwarts houses. New episode every Friday. See you next Geek!
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Fantastic Geeks (and where to find them) is a podcast for people who are passionate about fandom! Join best friends and YouTubers Anna Brisbin and Tessa Netting as they cover all things nerdy including TV shows, books, movies, animation, and pop culture. Listen in as these two proud Ravenclaws debate ship wars, play games like Would You Rather, and sort characters into Hogwarts houses. New episode every Friday. See you next Geek!

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Episodes

Ep 40: SEASON 1 FINALE | A Fandom Mash-Up

12/7/2018
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Tis the season to celebrate ALL fandoms with Brizzy and Tessa in the PODCAST FINALE of Season 1! It’s time for ALL the Would You Rather, Kiss Marry Crucio, and Sorting characters submitted from you guys! Would they rather spend a night in the Forbidden Forest or a night in the Chamber of Secrets? Which Disney fox would they want to marry- Robin Hood, Todd, or Nick Wilde? How would they sort Mary Poppins, Garfield, Percy Jackson, or Charlie Brown? Join these geeks as they reminisce on this...

Duration:00:53:02

Ep 39: Geeking Out w/ Hank Green | Accio Deathly Hallows

11/30/2018
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Tessa and Brizzy are joined this episode by YouTuber, weblebrity, educator, and now AUTHOR extraordinaire Hank Green. How did Harry Potter transform his experience on the internet? What Hogwarts houses are the characters from his new novel An Absolutely Remarkable Thing? How does one play a Sims game and NOT become unhealthily addicted? All of this and more is tackled in this absolutely remarkable episode! Keep up with Hank! TW: https://twitter.com/hankgreen IG:...

Duration:01:10:52

Ep 38: Credence EXPLAINED | Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald Theories (SPOILERS)

11/23/2018
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Brizzy and Tessa go slightly mad as they focus in on one of the most mysterious characters in Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald-- Credence Barebone!! Trying to uncover EVERYTHING there is to know about Credence after watching the new movie, they deep dive into all of the wild theories and possibilities they can imagine or have heard floating around the wizarding rumor mill. Get out your red thread and pin board because it’s time to join these Ravenclaws for a mind boggling...

Duration:01:22:43

Ep 37: DISCUSSING the SECRETS! | Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald

11/16/2018
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In this spoiler-filled episode, Tessa and Brizzy are joined by Sarabeth to FINALLY open up about all of the details of Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald! Who did what now? And WHAT does that mEEAAN? How could these things even be possible?? Opinions, reactions, and theories galore fill this jaw-dropping episode! Keep up with Sarabeth! IG: http://www.instagram.com/ohsarabeth Follow us to stay up to date & send us an owl: TW: https://twitter.com/fantasticgeeks FB:...

Duration:01:12:12

Ep 36: Grindelwald is Credence’s DAD?? | Our Predictions For Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald w/ the SuperCarlinBrothers

11/9/2018
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Tessa and Brizzy are joined by the YouTube theory masterminds that guessed that Maledictus is Nagini before anyone else- the SuperCarlinBrothers J and Ben! Does Fawkes have a connection to the Philosopher’s Stone? Could Newt’s Kelpie secretly be the Loch Ness Monster? WHO will turn to the dark side and join Grindelwald? All of this and more in this dark trip down a rabbit hole of anagrams…I mean podcast episode. Follow the SuperCarlinBrothers: YT:...

Duration:01:11:15

Ep 35: Geeking Out w/ Jackie Emerson | More Than a Hunger Games Tribute

11/2/2018
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Tessa and Brizzy are joined by none other than Hunger Games tribute and boss lady feminist extraordinaire Jacqueline Emerson! They talk Foxface, the dangers of the entertainment industry, the meaning of Potter and being an artist, and Hunger Games Hogwarts houses! All of this and more in this hunnngry episode! GO VOTE! Keep up with Jackie! Twitter: https://twitter.com/jackie_emerson Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/jackie_emerson/ Na Na Na (Na) Video:...

Duration:01:08:37

Ep 34: SUPERWHOLOCK | Supernatural, Doctor Who, & Sherlock

10/26/2018
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Ep 34: SUPERWHOLOCK | Supernatural, Doctor Who, & Sherlock Tessa and Brizzy are joined by Brizzy's old roommate Alexis to breakdown the cult phenomenon that is SuperWhoLock: Supernatural, Doctor Who, and Sherlock. Why do so many people adore these television shows together? How does one possibly get caught up when there are so many seasons to binge? Would you rather kiss Moriarty, Lucifer, or a dalek? All of this and more is tackled in this NaturalDoctorSher-y episode! Follow Alexis! TW:...

Duration:01:07:30

Ep 33: Nagini CONFIRMED | Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald FINAL TRAILER BREAK DOWN

10/19/2018
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Tessa and Brizzy are losing their wizard minds as they go through the third and FINAL Fantastic Beasts trailer! Why is there so much water and Raven imagery? What are these evil black cloths taking over Paris? What are their thoughts and feelings after seeing Dumbledore longing for Grindelwald in the Mirror of Erised and hearing the name…NAGINI!!??? JOIN US as we escape from MACUSA, take a portkey to Paris, and finally find Credence as we BREAK. IT. DOWN. Watch the trailer with us:...

Duration:01:01:02

Ep 32: We met J.K. ROWLING! w/ Cherry Wallis | The Fantastic Beasts Fan Event of a Lifetime

10/12/2018
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We. Are not. Okay. On the most incredible Wizarding World weekend trip of a lifetime in New York City, Tessa and Brizzy attended a Lumos Charity Gala hosted by J.K. Rowling, watched a special Lumos production of Cursed Child introduced by J.K. Rowling, and THEN spent a day hanging out with the cast of Fantastic Beasts, watching the final trailer a day early, and MEETING THE QUEEN J.K. FREAKING ROWLING HERSELF!!! Magical aesthetic goddess (and youtuber) Cherry Wallis joins Tessa and Brizzy to...

Duration:00:54:53

Ep 31: Geeking Out w/ Dan Fogler | Jacob Kowalski’s NOT a Hufflepuff??!

10/5/2018
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Tessa and Brizzy are joined by none other than Jacob Kowalski himself-- actor Dan Fogler! They talk Broadway, the miracle that was his Fantastic Beasts audition, Star Wars and Reylo, and the SECRETS Dan has about the upcoming Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald!! Be sure to also go listen to Tessa and Brizzy’s guest episode of Dan’s podcast-- Season 3, Ep 26 of Dan Fogler’s 4d Experience! Keep up with Dan! Podcast:...

Duration:01:06:01

Ep 30: Roasting & Sorting Disney Princesses | Mulan has Cedric Quaking!

9/28/2018
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Tessa and Brizzy get down to business to say something nice, something savage, and something sorty about the first seven Disney princesses! Why is Ariel so obsessed with Eric? Is Mulan the ultimate Gryff or the ultimate Puff? Why would Pocahontas pass on the absolute SNACK that is Kocoum??! All this and more in this royal episode! Follow us to stay up to date & send us an owl: TW: https://twitter.com/fantasticgeeks FB: https://www.facebook.com/groups/fantasticgeeks/ Email:...

Duration:01:01:25

Ep 29: TOP 5 BOOKS that shaped us | From The Little Prince to Lemony Snicket

9/21/2018
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Brizzy and Tessa rack their brains yet again and choose the top 5 books that have shaped them as humans, in both good ways and bad! From children’s stories to science fiction fairytales to young adult fiction to tales of spooky fantasy - THIS EPISODE HAS ‘EM ALL FOLKS. Join these Ravenclaws in discussion of their favorite stories in this book-centric episode! Follow us to stay up to date & send us an owl: TW: https://twitter.com/fantasticgeeks FB:...

Duration:00:38:56

Ep 28: Sorting Celebrities into Hogwarts Houses w/ Michaela Bryce | Is Justin Bieber in MY HOUSE?

9/14/2018
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Break out the Sorting Hat! Michaela Bryce is BACK and helping Tessa and Brizzy sort famous celebrities that you suggested into Hogwarts houses! What house is Chris Pratt in? Which common room has The Rock taken over? And Taylor Swift is definitely a Slytherin…RIGHT?? Join our discussion in this very sorting special! And remember…fame isn’t everything, is it Mr. Potter? Follow us to stay up to date & send us an owl: TW: https://twitter.com/fantasticgeeks FB:...

Duration:01:03:30

Ep 27: SHREK IS LOVE, SHREK IS LIFE | Hufflepuffs are like onions

9/7/2018
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SomeBODY once told me that Tessa and Brizzy have wanted to do a Shrek episode…well the fairytale creatures have spoken and the wait is FINALLY OGRE! Which character from Shrek would we want to marry? Is Donkey ACTUALLY a human? What are our favorite, most hilarious Shrek memes? If you’re an Allstar grab some waffles and JOIN US in this swamp-filled Shrektacular episode. It has a lot of layers. LIKE ONIONS. THIS EPISODE IS AN ONION. Follow us to stay up to date & send us an owl: TW:...

Duration:00:46:56

Ep 26: Harry Potter Gender-Bent Casting! | Benedict Cumberbatch as McGonagall PLEASE!!

8/31/2018
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Tessa and Brizzy are racking the actor catalogues of their brains to come up with the perfect gender-bent cast for the Harry Potter films. Who would be the perfect looney Luna Lovegood?? The most deliciously odious Dolores Umbridge? The gender-bent Drarry of Tessa's dreams? Nothing is more fun than reimagining the Harry Potter cast! Join our squees and fantasies in this mind-bending episode! Follow us to stay up to date & send us an owl: TW: https://twitter.com/fantasticgeeks FB:...

Duration:00:41:24

Ep 25: TOP 5 MOVIES that shaped us | From Beauty and the Beast to The Ring

8/24/2018
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Brizzy and Tessa rack their brains and choose the top 5 films that have shaped them as humans, in both good ways and bad! Disney movies, Christmas movies, scary movies, musical movies, animated movies, Mary Kate and Ashley movies- THIS EPISODE HAS ‘EM ALL FOLKS. Join us in finding out our personal favorite films and then go have a movie marathon and watch them all! Follow us to stay up to date & send us an owl: TW: https://twitter.com/fantasticgeeks FB:...

Duration:00:39:11

Ep 24: Would We Survive the Hunger Games?! | Taking ALL the Buzzfeed Fandom Quizzes

8/17/2018
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Tessa and Brizzy hunker down to learn about the deepest darkest depths of their souls.... via nerdy buzzfeed quizes. What Game of Thrones house are they? Which Marvel character are they? What song from the Shrek original soundtrack describes THEIR LIVES?! All of this and more is at last discovered in this quiztastic episode! Which GoT group are you: https://www.buzzfeed.com/javiermoreno/a-quiz-is-coming Which Marvel character are you:...

Duration:00:46:00

Ep. 23: Sorting Our Pets into Hogwarts Houses! | Do we match our animals?!

8/10/2018
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Tessa and Brizzy find the most "official" pet sorting quizes the internet has to offer to sort their dog(s) and cat(s) into Hogwarts houses! What's their history with magical creatures? What are their DREAM pets? And what freakin house are Luna and Remus in?!?! All of this and more is covered in this fantastic beast of an episode! Take the quizes for your pets! Dogs:...

Duration:00:46:52

Ep. 22: Broadway! w/ Malinda Kathleen Reese | SORTING ALL THE MUSICALS

8/3/2018
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Tessa and Brizzy are joined today by musical and comedic genius Malinda Kathleen Reese to talk all things Broadway! What are THE best Broadway shower songs? What's the beef between Billy Elliot and Shrek The Musical? Is Legally Blonde actually made for Slytherins? All of this and more will be addressed in this MUSICAL (but not actually) episode! FOLLOW MALINDA: TW: https://twitter.com/missmalindakat IG: https://www.instagram.com/missmalindakat YT:...

Duration:00:55:57

Ep 21: Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald | COMIC CON TRAILER BREAK DOWN! This trailer is RIDDIKULUS!

7/27/2018
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Tessa and Brizzy are taking Defense Against the Dark Arts with Dumbledore as they go through the new Fantastic Beasts trailer released at Comic Con! Why is evil magic cloth covering the buildings? What's up with that glowing skull?? Why are people in fedoras carrying coffins??! All of this and more is discussed in this beastly episode! Watch the trailer with us! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vvFybpmyB9E Follow us to stay up to date & send us an owl: TW:...

Duration:01:08:52