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Wizard and the Bruiser

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olden McNeely and Jake Young are your guides on a psychotropic journey into the secret origins of nerd culture. Fill your ears with education each week as the hosts tackle subjects from the worlds of comic books, video games, anime and film. Untold stories, bizarre facts and crazed deconstructions will fly at you at dangerous speeds, do not listen if you are pregnant or nursing. Make no mistake, this IS the sweatiest podcast in human history.

olden McNeely and Jake Young are your guides on a psychotropic journey into the secret origins of nerd culture. Fill your ears with education each week as the hosts tackle subjects from the worlds of comic books, video games, anime and film. Untold stories, bizarre facts and crazed deconstructions will fly at you at dangerous speeds, do not listen if you are pregnant or nursing. Make no mistake, this IS the sweatiest podcast in human history.
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olden McNeely and Jake Young are your guides on a psychotropic journey into the secret origins of nerd culture. Fill your ears with education each week as the hosts tackle subjects from the worlds of comic books, video games, anime and film. Untold stories, bizarre facts and crazed deconstructions will fly at you at dangerous speeds, do not listen if you are pregnant or nursing. Make no mistake, this IS the sweatiest podcast in human history.

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English


Episodes

Fire Emblem

8/22/2019
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We explore the making of Intelligent Systems' fantasy game "Fire Emblem". Thanks to our Patron Ethan for recommending this topic! Our Patreon supporters get weekly bonus episodes, discord chats and more! Go to http://BuyRaycon.com/WIZARD to get 15% off your order! Thief in the Night, Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

Duration:01:22:14

Predator

8/15/2019
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Holden and Jake dive into the making of Predator (1987) You know when Dillon and Dutch handshake in the bar? That's us and our Patreon supporters. Get weekly bonus episodes and tons of fun goodies! For a limited time, receive your first month of treatment for free, go to http://Keeps.com/WIZARD Funkorama, Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

Duration:01:13:18

Yakuza w/ Angriest Pat

8/8/2019
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Holden and Jake are joined by Pat Boivin (Castle Super Beast) and they discuss the criminally underrated Japanese game franchise "Yakuza" Wanna help out the show? Join our Patreon! You get weekly bonus episodes, discord chats and more goodies. Go to http://gabi.com/WIZARD and start saving money - NO fees, NO forms, and NO spam. Cheery Monday, Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

Duration:01:13:56

Bonus Episode - Jymn Magon Interview

8/1/2019
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Holden and Jake sit down with Jymn Magon to pick his brain on working at Disney, the tv animation renaissance and, of course, DuckTales (woo-ooo). Check out Jymn's work on his Facebook page!

Duration:00:45:00

DuckTales

7/31/2019
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Holden and Jake uncover the story behind Disney's classic animated tv show "DuckTales" Quip starts at just $25 and if you go to http://getquip.com/wizard right now, you can get your first refill pack for FREE. Can't get enough WizBru? Patreon supporters help us make this show, and get weekly bonus goodies! Support Wizard and the Bruiser today! Rainbows, Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

Duration:01:18:55

Digimon

7/25/2019
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Holden and Jake are joined by superfan Katie Rose Leon to explore the history of "Digimon" Go to http://BuyRaycon.com/WIZARD to get 15% off your order! Need even more wizzin' and bruisin'? Our patreon supporters get tons of bonus content! Help support the show today! Aurea-Camina, Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/--

Duration:01:09:47

Super Mario World

7/18/2019
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Holden and Jake learn about the story behind Nintendo's revolutionary game "Super Mario World" Go to http://gabi.com/WIZARD and start saving money - NO fees, NO forms, and NO spam. Need even more wizzin' and bruisin'? Our patreon supporters get tons of bonus content! Help support the show today! Apero Hour, Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

Duration:01:13:22

The Hulk

7/11/2019
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Holden and Jake explore the history behind Marvel superhero The Incredible Hulk. For $80 off your first month of HelloFresh, go to http://HelloFresh.com/BRUISER80 and enter BRUISER80. Want even more WizBru? Our patreon supporters get tons of bonus content! Help support the show today! Sunshine Version 2, Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

Duration:01:12:22

District 9

7/4/2019
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Holden and Jake explore the story behind the 2009 sci-fi movie "District 9" Go to http://BuyRaycon.com/WIZARD to get 20% off your order! Quip starts at just $25 and if you go to http://getquip.com/wizard right now, you can get your first refill pack for FREE. Want even more Wizbru? Support us on our Patreon and get bonus episodes and other goodies. Surf Shimmy, Too Cool, Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License...

Duration:01:08:22

Adventure Time

6/27/2019
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Join Jake the Wizard and Holden the Bruiser as they voyage to the land of Ooo to tell the tale behind beloved animated series "Adventure Time" Thanks to CrotchyDonkles (link NSFW) who made this episode possible! Join our Patreon today and get tons of bonus episodes, private discord chats and more!

Duration:01:05:56

Chrono Trigger

6/20/2019
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Holden and Jake explore the making of the role-playing video game "Chrono Trigger". For a limited time, receive your first month of treatment for free, go to http://Keeps.com/WIZARD Thanks to the Patreon supporter who made this episode possible! Join today and get tons of bonus episodes, private discord chats and more! Theme for Harold, Bossa Antigua Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

Duration:01:08:38

Princess Mononoke

6/13/2019
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Holden and Jake explore the making of beloved Studio Ghibli film "Princess Mononoke" Spirit of the Forest! We implore you, donate to our Patreon, and get access to weekly bonus episodes!

Duration:01:08:24

Epic Games

6/6/2019
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Holden and Jake explore the history behind video game dev giant Epic Games. See Wizard and the Bruiser live on Sunday, June 9 at The Bellhouse, NYC. Get your tickets here! Get your first refill pack free at http://getquip.com/wizard Get weekly bonus episodes and help us make this show by supporting us on Patreon! Theme for Harold, Bossa Antigua Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

Duration:01:25:16

HBO's Game of Thrones Pt. 2

5/30/2019
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Holden and Jake continue their series on HBO's Game of Thrones and dive deep into the casting, music and more. See Wizard and the Bruiser live on Sunday, June 9 at The Bellhouse, NYC. Get your tickets here! What do we say to the God of student loans? Not today - Patreon supporters help us produce this podcast!

Duration:01:29:11

HBO's Game of Thrones Pt. I

5/23/2019
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Holden and Jake dive deep into the history behind HBO's adaptation of "Game of Thrones" See Wizard and the Bruiser live on Sunday, June 9 at The Bellhouse, NYC. Get your tickets here! Protect your online activity TODAY and find out how you can get 3 months free at http://expressvpn.com/wizard Want even more Wizzin and Bruisin? Patreon supporters get weekly bonus episodes! Theme for Harold, Samba Isobel Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By...

Duration:01:15:25

Neopets

5/16/2019
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Holden and Jake are joined by Karina Farek to explore the story behind Neopets. Get $80 off your first month at http://hellofresh.com/bruiser80 with promo code: bruiser80 See Wizard and the Bruiser live on Sunday, June 9 at The Bellhouse, NYC. Get your tickets here! Want even more Wizzin and Bruisin? Patreon supporters get weekly bonus episodes! GlitterBurst Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License...

Duration:01:17:33

RoboCop

5/9/2019
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Holden and Jake explore the making of iconic 80s cyberpunk film "RoboCop" Get your first refill pack free at http://getquip.com/wizard I'd buy that for a dollar! Patreon supporters get bonus episodes every week. Beach Bum Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

Duration:01:16:49

Ant-Man

5/2/2019
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Holden and Jake dive deep into the convoluted history behind Marvel Comic's Ant-Man. Protect your online activity TODAY and find out how you can get 3 months free at http://expressvpn.com/wizard Want even more WizBru action? Our patreon supporters get weekly bonus episodes! Nowhere Land Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

Duration:01:20:26

One Punch Man

4/25/2019
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Holden and Jake explore the history behind Japanese manga "One Punch Man" Get your first month of treatment for free at http://keeps.com/wizard Want even more Wizzin' & Bruisin? Patreon supporters get weekly bonus shows! Local Forcast, Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

Duration:01:14:15

Ren & Stimpy

4/18/2019
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Holden and Jake recount the story behind controversial yet acclaimed 90s cartoon "The Ren & Stimpy Show" Robinhood is giving listeners a free stock at http://wizard.robinhood.com This episode was brought to you by our Patreon supporters. Happy happy joy joy! Hep Cats, Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

Duration:01:22:33