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A nerd culture podcast that aims to bring out the inner nerd in all of us! Celebrating your inner nerd by uncovering books, video games and comic book gems from the past and present and analyzing them from a nerd perspective.

A nerd culture podcast that aims to bring out the inner nerd in all of us! Celebrating your inner nerd by uncovering books, video games and comic book gems from the past and present and analyzing them from a nerd perspective.
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United States

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A nerd culture podcast that aims to bring out the inner nerd in all of us! Celebrating your inner nerd by uncovering books, video games and comic book gems from the past and present and analyzing them from a nerd perspective.

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English


Episodes

Comic Con is summer camp

7/25/2018
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Why local cons Rock! And review writer Carl D Smith who shows you how the sausage is made. —-more—- Con debriefing Small nerdy cons are the best! Everyone is nice and helpful. I had the honor and privilege to be on a panel with 2 other local podcasters Amber and Ben. We talked about the basics on how to start a podcast. It was well attended and people asked lots of questions during the panel and after. When I first arrived I was shocked and asked the people if they were here for the...

Duration:00:10:37

Building your community

7/12/2018
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Today we will be talking about community building then Faith from Valiant comics. Links in the Episode: covertnerd.net Roseto PA Article Faith Herbert Wikia Shout Outs MEGA podcast That one time I was abducted [...]

Duration:00:12:31

East of West and nerdy dad time

6/23/2018
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East of West comic book by Jonathan Hickman This is the world. It is not the one we wanted, but it is the one we deserved. Is a quote from the East of West comic book series. —-more—- She comic received nominations for Best Writer, Best Continuing Series, Best Artist, and Best Colorist from the Eisner Awards (unfortunately winning none of them). That’s massive amount of praise and honor surrounding this book East of West is a comic book series published by Image Comics Created by...

Duration:00:10:59

Amazon and Middle Earth

6/8/2018
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Today we will discuss what Amazon should do with the LOTR and then take a wild ride back in time to the early 90’s video games with Wil Wheaton. Let’s nerd it up. Thank you for listing I appreciate the time you give me. I hope I can make it worth your time. —-more—- Listen to the Masters of Doom audio sample from Amazon. Shout out time:

Duration:00:10:38

Who’s a DND Virgin?

5/21/2018
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Today we will talk about who is a DND virgin, a fantastic comic book from Dark Horse and finally exciting marvel card series from 1992. —-more—- Complete show notes here

Duration:00:10:29

Nerdy things we have in common

4/29/2018
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Today on the covert nerd podcast we will be talking about focusing on the things we have in common, then a Wrestling podcast I know you will love. Lastly a look at a comic book that takes a dark twist on the Biblical flood. Covert Nerd Website —-more—- Links from the episode Game to Grow Take This

Duration:00:11:40

Retro Recycling

4/16/2018
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Today we discuss passing on nerd hobbies, then a fun podcast called Daydream Instruction Manual. Finally the fabulous comic book Invincible. —-more—- It’s interesting how popular nerd hobbies are passed down to the next generation more now than they were in 60’s or 70’s. I find it fascinating how pop culture from the 80’s is and has been reused, some cases multiple times. You see retro podcast and even retro cons for various pop culture hits from the 80’s like MOTU, GI Joe and...

Duration:00:11:24

Artist and creator Nate Hamel

3/30/2018
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Today I sat and talked with artist and creator Nate Hamel. He gives us all some great advice as far as becoming an artits and life in general. He tells us about his work he has done over the years and the nerdy stuff he likes. You can find out more about Nate in the links below. —-more—- www.facebook.com/BTGcomic/ www.natehamel.com covertnerd.net

Duration:00:49:51

Are you being authentic? EP 9

2/25/2018
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Today we will discuss are you being authentic? Then the fun you can have with your Alexa. A great movie podcast that you can use to impress your friends with little known facts finally a comic book that will make you wonder. This episode is jam packed so let’s get started. “Today you are You, that is truer than true. There is no one alive who is Youer than You.” ― Dr. Seuss Are you being authentic? Do you act or speak in a totally different way when certain people are around you? Now...

Duration:00:13:27

Comic artist Bob Hall interview EP 8

2/9/2018
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I was at the Behind the Glass Comic Art Gallery event and had the honor to interview Bob Hall. He has worked for Marvel, DC and Valiant during the 70’s 80′ and 90’s. I really enjoyed our brief conversation, I hope you like it too. If you like it please share. Visit covertnerd.net for more episodes and information.

Duration:00:29:07

The Soul of Sauron EP 6

12/26/2017
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Today we will look at Tolkiens villain Sauron and then a comic book called I kill giants, finally we will look a great free audio book app. Plus stick around for the giveaway you can win. Soul of Sauron: Is anyone beyond redemption? That’s a question I thought of when I read a passage from of the Rings of power and the third age at the end of the Silmarillion about Sauron. Which we will get too in a minute but first let’s take a brief look at Saurons early origins. Sauron has far more...

Duration:00:13:21

You never forget your first… comic books EP 5

12/12/2017
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Today we will be talking about your first comic books, next an amazing book called the inevitable and lastly a great e-reader app. Lets dive right in. You never forget your first… comic books We always remember ours firsts: First date, First car, First kiss, First job, First podcast… Search on Twitter and Instagram about first comics I saw a lot of responses: “Best purchase ever!” “Several people said totally dating myself because it was 30 plus years ago” “The holographic cover...

Duration:00:20:50

Parallel Movie review EP 4

11/27/2017
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The movie Parallel is an interesting and psychological concept. If you ever wondered how would my life have diverted if I would have made a different choice on my job or partner or other decisions? This movie tries to answer that question. I really like the concept of experiencing yourself from another universe and how you may act differently good or bad. If you have seen the movie sliding doors with Gwyneth Paltrow, this movie has a similar concept. This movie however takes a more dark,...

Duration:00:07:14

Insights about Thanos and the Infinity Gems EP 3

11/15/2017
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Imagine with me for a moment anything you wish to be you are… anything you wish is…nothing in this universe dares challenge that claim, there can be only one word to describe you GOD That’s what I want to talk about today is marvels Infinity Gauntlet This topic has been slowly brewing for the last few years because of the MCU movies and the underlying thread of the infinity gems and Thanos. Where and when did all these stories and characters come from? That’s what I want to explore...

Duration:00:20:40

Episode 1 Hero Quest what brings you back

10/6/2017
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Do you have an activity you did when you were younger that you have fond memories of? If so what was it? What makes it so appealing? What is it that you put down then pick up again later? Maybe its a hobby like fishing or an activity like running. What do you go back to and why? Have you shared it with someone? What makes Hero Quest so appealing? For Hero Quest it is: Simplicity

Duration:00:19:24

Introduction to Covert Nerd podcast

9/23/2017
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Nerd culture podcast that aims to bring out the inner nerd in all of us! Celebrating your inner nerd by uncovering books, video games and comic book gems from the past and present and analyzing them from a nerd perspective.

Duration:00:00:53