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Celebrate your inner nerd by uncovering books, video games, comic books and more and analyzing them from a nerd perspective.

Celebrate your inner nerd by uncovering books, video games, comic books and more and analyzing them from a nerd perspective.

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United States

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Celebrate your inner nerd by uncovering books, video games, comic books and more and analyzing them from a nerd perspective.

Language:

English


Episodes

MCU talk with Tim

1/6/2022
Tim and Lee talk all things MCU since Avengers end game. Favorite shows and movies and what they are looking forward to seeing in the future. Spoilers in the episode. ----more---- Tims letter Links in the episode: Rainbowcomics Lincoln Facebook Page Tims Twitter Covert Nerd Website Rainbowcomics website Covert Nerd Instagram Covert Nerd Twitter Covert Nerd Facebook Covert Nerd Merch Proud Member of Eddie and the Star Cruisers. For more great content go to the Facebook Page:

Duration:00:44:32

Hero Quest remake with Kurgan

12/20/2021
I talked with Hero Quest expert Kurgan, about the Hero Quest board game remake Hasbro released this October. He gives us his opinion and predictions on where Hasbro/Avalon Hill will take Hero Quest in the future. ----more---- www.twitch.tv/heroquestfans (Kurgans Twitch channel) https://www.youtube.com/xsc3 (home of heroquest fans on youtube, videos get posted here after being streamed) https://discord.gg/hYEBbxsKGC (Discord channel for HeroQuestFans) YeOldeInn discussions of note:...

Duration:01:16:54

Gaming Cafe: What do you like?

11/2/2021
I had a great time talking with Alma and Sam about starting a gaming cafe, their favorite games and more. ----more---- Links from the episode: Managames Merch Facebook Instagram Tiktok Email Alma alma@mana-games.com Email Sam sam@mana-games.com Mana Games Links: Covert Nerd Website Covert Nerd Instagram Covert Nerd Twitter Covert Nerd Facebook Covert Nerd Merch Proud Member of Eddie and the Star Cruisers. For more great content go to the Facebook Page:

Duration:00:58:24

Lifetime of Questing

8/3/2021
Talking with longtime Hero Quest fan, Kurgan about first playing Hero Quest and his continued love of the game. We also talk about the upcoming re-release of Hero Quest. ----more---- Links: Covert Nerd Website Covert Nerd Instagram Covert Nerd Twitter Covert Nerd Facebook Covert Nerd Merch Proud Member of Eddie and the Star Cruisers. For more great content go to the Facebook Page: Check out Kurgans Twitch page for great Heroquest content: https://www.twitch.tv/heroquestfans If...

Duration:00:56:34

Choose Your own Adventure Live: House of Danger Game pt. 2

7/20/2021
Eddie and Lee go through the game based on the classic 80's book, the House of Danger Board game and YOU can determine the outcome. ----more---- Monocle wearing chimp Show links: Covert Nerd Facebook Covert Nerd Website Covert Nerd Instagram Covert Nerd Twitter Covert Nerd Merch Proud Member of Eddie and the Starcruisers. For more great content go to the Facebook Page: The Podcast Arcade Omug Comics

Duration:00:50:46

Hero Quest Family Edition

7/6/2021
Lee talks with fellow Hero Quest Enthusiast and dad to talk about introducing Hero Quest to his kids and how as a family they have enjoyed the game system over the years. Peter is a veteran gamer of various genres and his kids have caught the gaming bug too. Hear Peter and his kids explain how they got started and how they all continue to play Hero Quest. Links and pictures listed below: ----more---- ----more---- Links: Covert Nerd Website Covert Nerd...

Duration:00:57:49

Choose Your own Adventure Live: House of Danger Game

6/7/2021
Eddie and Lee go through the game based on the classic 80's book, the House of Danger Board game and YOU can determine the outcome. ----more---- Show links: Covert Nerd Facebook Covert Nerd Website Covert Nerd Instagram Covert Nerd Twitter Covert Nerd Merch Proud Member of Eddie and the Starcruisers. For more great content go to the Facebook Page: The Podcast Arcade Omug Comics

Duration:00:56:47

Heroquest Uncovered

4/12/2021
Lee talks with longtime gamer who played the Heroquest Game system shortly after it was released in late 1989. He tells you the stories about his lifetime of gaming and how Heroquest still captures the fascination of his kids and almost anyone he introduces the game to. ----more---- Dans Instagram Rotten Flesh Radio Youtube Dans new podcast Rotten Flesh Radio website Covert Nerd Website Covert Nerd Instagram Covert Nerd Twitter Covert Nerd Facebook Covert Nerd Merch Proud Member of...

Duration:00:38:16

CYOA LIVE! Prisoner of the Ant People and The Race Forever

3/22/2021
Eddie and Lee go live and tackle the 80's kids book Choose Your Own Adventure and YOU get to help decide their fate. They will try to survive in Prisoner of the Ant People and The Race Forever. Will Eddie and Lee survive their adventures? Join in and be part of the fun! Listen and find out. ----more---- Rendoxall Flipto Prisoner of the Ant People The Race Forever Covert Nerd Facebook Covert Nerd Website Covert Nerd Instagram Covert Nerd Twitter Covert Nerd Merch Proud...

Duration:01:18:48

Marvel Comics X of Swords

3/1/2021
Tim and Lee discuss in detail Marvel Comics X of Swords epic event. ----more---- Rainbowcomics Lincoln Facebook Page Tims Twitter Saucy Nugs Video Ander AKA Saucy Nugs guy Twitter Covert Nerd Website Rainbowcomics website Covert Nerd Instagram Covert Nerd Twitter Covert Nerd Facebook Covert Nerd Merch Proud Member of Eddie and the Star Cruisers. For more great content go to the Facebook Page: Peach Momoko covers:

Duration:00:50:29

CYOA Live! Deadwood City & 3rd Planet from Altair Pt.2

2/15/2021
Eddie and Lee go live and tackle the 80's kids book Choose Your Own Adventure and YOU get to help decide their fate. For the 2nd time they will try to survive in Deadwood City and The Third Planet from Altair. Join in and be part of the fun! Will Eddie and Lee survive their adventures? Listen and find out. ----more---- Links from the episode: Prufrock and Schmidt episode Covert Nerd Facebook Covert Nerd Website Covert Nerd Instagram Covert Nerd Twitter Covert Nerd...

Duration:00:55:02

Cobra Kai Season 3

2/1/2021
Ruth, Jesse and Lee talk all things Cobra Kai season 3. We discuss our predictions from last time we got right and our predictions for season 4, plus much more. ----more---- Links from the episode: Previous Cobra Kai episode Covert Nerd Facebook Covert Nerd Website Covert Nerd Instagram Covert Nerd Twitter Covert Nerd Merch Proud Member of Eddie and the Starcruisers. For more great content go to the Facebook Page: Omug Comics

Duration:00:59:29

CYOA Live! Deadwood City & Third Planet from Altair

1/19/2021
Eddie and Lee go live and tackle the 80's kids book Choose Your Own Adventure and YOU get to help decide their fate. They will try to survive in Deadwood City and The Third Planet from Altair. Join in and be part of the fun! Will Eddie and Lee survive their adventures? Listen and find out. Links and picture below: ----more---- The Morning Star Ending Links from the episode: Covert Nerd Facebook Covert Nerd Website Covert Nerd Instagram Covert Nerd Twitter Covert Nerd...

Duration:00:55:31

The good things

1/4/2021
The good things from 2020, I know a bit of an oxymoron, but take a listen and hear me out. Links below ----more---- Ways to get in touch with me: Covert Nerd Instagram Covert Nerd Twitter Covert Nerd Facebook Covert Nerd Merch Links from the episode: Retro Recycling episode Hero Quest Episode Details about the Hero Quest game system Hero Quest reboot/rerelease details Main Covert Nerd website

Duration:00:10:17

Choose Your own Adventure Live PT.8

12/22/2020
Eddie and Lee go live and tackle the 80's kids book Choose Your Own Adventure and YOU get to help decide their fate. For a second time the books they will try to survive in are Secret Treasure of Tibet and The Abominable Snowman. Join in and be part of the fun! Can Eddie and Lee solve the mystery? Links and picture below: ----more---- Yak Butter Teas is for real: Yak Butter Tea Recipe Fun hashtags from the episode: #yetiquette #yetication #ineedaRunal #yakbuttertea...

Duration:01:06:54

DC Comics Batman 3 Jokers

12/8/2020
Tim and Lee talk about all things from DC Comics latest mini series Batman 3 Jokers. Full show notes and links below: ----more---- The Joker is a supervillain created by Bill Finger, Bob Kane, and Jerry Robinson who first appeared in the debut issue of the comic book Batman (April 25, 1940), published by DC Comics. Credit for the Joker's creation is disputed; Kane and Robinson claimed responsibility for the Joker's design while acknowledging Finger's writing contribution. Although the...

Duration:00:48:49

Choose Your own Adventure Live PT.7

11/23/2020
Eddie and Lee go live and tackle the 80's kids book Choose Your Own Adventure and YOU get to help decide their fate. The books they will try to survive in are Secret Treasure of Tibet and The Abominable Snowman. Join in and be part of the fun! Links from the show below ----more---- Snide or should I say electric Snide Crampon Tibetan Blue Bear My wife and Josh Gates Links from the episode: Covert Nerd Facebook Covert Nerd Website Covert Nerd Instagram Covert Nerd...

Duration:01:14:58

Wonky 80's Movies

11/9/2020
Lee and Jeff from the MEGA and Tirekicker podcast talk about 6 Wonky 80's movies they know you will like. Full show notes listed below ----more---- Fortress (1985) An Australian school teacher and her students are kidnapped. She and the children fight for their lives and try to escape from their captors. Loosely based on the 1972 Faraday School kidnapping of a teacher and her class by Edwin John Eastwood and Robert Clyde Boland. Eastwood later escaped from prison and repeated the...

Duration:01:20:17

Choose Your own Adventure Live PT.6

10/26/2020
A fun Choose your own adventure live event. Eddie and Lee go through Space and Beyond and Space Patrol. You can participate and help them out. Watch the Covert Nerd Facebook and Twitter account (see links below) for dates and times. ----more---- Space and Beyond Being sucked into a black hole Space Patrol Henry the our robot companion We like a dagwood sandwich while we patrol space Taking on space pirates Covert Nerd Facebook Covert Nerd Website Covert Nerd...

Duration:00:58:34

DC Comics Stargirl talk with Tim

10/19/2020
Tim and Lee talk about the DC comics and TV series character by Geoff Johns Stargirl. More notes below ----more---- The many commissions Tim has of Starman Star Spangle Kid Star Spangle Kid and Stripesy Rainbowcomics Lincoln Facebook Page Covert Nerd Website Rainbowcomics website Covert Nerd Instagram Covert Nerd Twitter Covert Nerd Facebook Covert Nerd Merch Proud Member of Eddie and the Star Cruisers. For more great content go to the Facebook Page:

Duration:00:50:07