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Nerd Alert News Ep. 58 - A Real Life Tony Stark

10/31/2016
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Bethesda has made a big shift in their game review policies, Star Trek Discovery has lost a showrunner, and Tesla just unveiled a new game changer in solar energy. These three stories have Chris geeking out real bad this week. To get more information on any of the articles referenced in the show, check out our shownotes:

Duration: 00:15:54


Nerd Alert News Ep. 57 - Nintendo’s Big Switch

10/23/2016
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Marvel may have revealed a big character death coming from Civil War II, The Flash ratings are down but there are reasons not to panic, and Nintendo has announced their latest console, the Switch, which could be a game changer. Finally Lucasfilm has cast the role of Lando Calrissian in the upcoming Han Solo spinoff movie. To get more information on any of the articles referenced in the show, check out our shownotes:

Duration: 00:17:35


Nerd Alert News Ep. 56 - Google Goodness

10/10/2016
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There are a lot of great trailers and movie news that Chris runs through to start the show. After that it’s time to geek out over all the new hardware offerings announced at the Google Pixel event. To get more information on any of the articles referenced in the show, check out our shownotes: htt [...]

Duration: 00:20:59


Nerd Alert News Ep. 55 - Farewell Archer

10/2/2016
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This week it’s possible that Marvel’s Luke Cage may have crashed Netflix’s servers, Amazon has greenlit The Tick, and Doctor Strange will appear in Avengers Infinity War. In some sad news Archer creator Adam Reed has announced that the show will wrap after Season 10. To get more information on any of the articles referenced in the show, check out our shownotes:

Duration: 00:13:14


Nerd Alert News Ep. 53 - This Note Is On Fire

9/17/2016
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Chris has the latest details on the Galaxy Note 7 recall, a new feature comes to Nexus phone owners and Star Trek Discovery has been delayed. Finally, Chris geeks out over the announcement of the second gen Echo Dot from Amazon. To get more information on any of the articles referenced in the show, check out our shownotes:

Duration: 00:25:04


Nerd Alert News Ep. 46 - The VHS Is Dead, Long Live The VHS

7/23/2016
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San Diego Comic Con has kicked off and with it the reveal of trailers from The Walking Dead and Marvel’s Netflix programs. In addition two Marvel Characters are going to be featured on upcoming patches for missions to the International Space Station. Finally, it has been announced that production on VHS players will end at the end of this month. To wrap the show Chris addresses his concerns over the rumor that Apple will be dropping the headphone jack from the upcoming iPhone 7. To get...

Duration: 00:30:04


Nerd Alert News Ep. 42 - Chris Loves Mass Effect

6/25/2016
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Sony has plans to work with Marvel Studios more in the future, but that’s a minor story compared to some of the other news coming out this week. James Earl Jones will return as the voice of Darth Vader in Star Wars: Rogue One and Grant Gustin has confirmed that Flashpoint is coming to season 3 of The Flash. As a self-confirmed Mass Effect fanboy Chris gets to geek out over the fact there is a series of books coming out to fill in the gaps between Mass Effect 3 and the upcoming Mass Effect...

Duration: 00:17:08


Nerd Alert News Ep. 37 - Is Miitomo a Ghost Town Now?

5/30/2016
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Vincent D’Onofrio has commented on the rumors that Kingpin will appear in Spider-Man Homecoming, details on Netflix’s huge deal with Disney have emerged, and rumors abound that Microsoft will be doing not one, but two hardware revisions to the Xbox One. Finally, it looks like Nintendo’s Miitomo app came on strong but might be starting to decline in users. To get more information on any of the articles referenced in the show, check out our shownotes:

Duration: 00:20:54


Nerd Alert News Ep. 36 - Cancel, Add, or Renew?

5/21/2016
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There is some huge casting news out of Marvel Studios as new cast additions were announced for Thor Ragnarok and Spider-Man Homecoming. Not to be left out but the CW has hinted that Arrow, The Flash, Legends of Tomorrow, and Supergirl will be crossing over next season. Finally, Chris runs down many of the shows that were added, canceled, or renewed with the big 5 networks. To get more information on any of the articles referenced in the show, check out our shownotes:

Duration: 00:25:14


Nerd Alert News Ep. 35 - Supergirl Renewed

5/12/2016
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There was some awesome news that broke today, namely that Supergirl has been renewed for Season 2 and will be moving to the CW. Chris is joined by Michelle and Neil from the Starling Tribune to run down this news and speculate on what the move the CW might mean for the show going forward. To get more information on any of the articles referenced in the show, check out our shownotes:

Duration: 00:10:05


Nerd Alert News Ep. 34 - This Podcast Is Irredeemable

5/7/2016
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To start the show Chris runs down the huge box office number for Captain America Civil War before giving the background on the Deadpool ED parody commercials, and the rumors that Supergirls renewal may depend on budget cuts and move to the CW. This week’s featured story is that Mark Waid’s Irredeemable comic has been picked up for a movie and now a director has been chosen. This is a great comic series but will the movie match up with the greatness of the book? To get more information on...

Duration: 00:17:39


Nerd Alert News Ep. 33 - Comics And Bandwidth

4/30/2016
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The headline news for this episode is that Ben Affleck is rumored to have full creative control over the upcoming solo Batman movie, Netflix and Marvel have greenlit a Punisher series, Comcast has more than tripled their data caps, and Robert Kirkman teases the appearance of a fan-favorite in Season 3 of Telltale Games The Walking Dead. This week’s featured story is that Fox will no longer be appearing at Hall H for San Diego Comic Con this year. Why you might ask? They are worried about...

Duration: 00:22:06


Nerd Alert News Ep. 32 - Did Fox Learn The Wrong Lesson?

4/25/2016
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With some cool breaking news we bring you a special edition episode. Chris runs down the role Nathan Fillion will be playing in Guardians of the Galaxy Volume 2. Then it’s on to the final X-Men: Apocalypse trailer and the reveal of a special character that will appear in the film. Some people might say it’s similar to the Spidey reveal in Civil War, but Chris would disagree. To get more information on any of the articles referenced in the show, check out our shownotes:

Duration: 00:13:01


Nerd Alert News Ep. 31 - Called It!

4/23/2016
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Jessica Jones won a Peabody Award this week, Marvel’s Inhumans movie has been delayed, and Microsoft Studio’s Quantum Break has huge sales numbers. The featured story this week is that Robert Downey Jr. has officially joined the cast of Spider-Man: Homecoming just like Chris had speculated on last week! To get more information on any of the articles referenced in the show, check out our shownotes:

Duration: 00:16:33


Nerd Alert News Ep. 30 - Spider-Man is Back!

4/16/2016
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With CinemaCon just taking place there’s a lot of movie news this week. James Cameron is now planning four Avatar sequel, Ben Affleck is officially directing a solo Batman movie, Star-Lord will appear in the next Avengers, and finally Star Wars Rogue One is racking up huge viewing numbers. The featured story this week is all about the cinematic version of Spider-Man. Information has come out that he has a decent amount of screentime in Captain America Civil War. On top of that Sony...

Duration: 00:19:40


Nerd Alert News Ep. 29 - Star Wars Rogue One Trailer

4/7/2016
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Chris is joined by Michelle Ealey and Naki in this NAN Special Edition to geek out over the newly released Star Wars Rogue One trailer. The trailer looks fantastic and this crew can’t help but speculate on where this movie might end up going. To get more information on any of the articles referenced in the show, check out our shownotes: http://bit.ly/NerdAlert29

Duration: 00:31:25


Nerd Alert News Ep. 28 - Return of The Mythbusters

4/3/2016
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There are some great news stories this week, plot details on Mass Effect: Andromeda have come out, the Oculus Rift founder hand delivers the first Rift, and Deadpool is officially the highest grossing rated R movie in the world. The featured story this week is that the Science Channel is bringing back the Mythbusters but with a bit of a twist. There will be a reality series to find new Mythbusters before launching the next generation in a brand new show! To get more information on any of...

Duration: 00:18:41


Nerd Alert News Ep. 27 - PS4.5 Coming Soon?

3/26/2016
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To open the show Chris runs down the events surrounding the GonnaGeek Network panel at C2E2. Next up is the news that Doctor Who is coming to Amazon Prime and that Xbox Live is now open for cross-platform gaming. The featured story this week is that rumors have come out of GDC that Sony is exploring releasing a PS4.5 to support 4K gaming and better support the upcoming Playstation VR. With rumors that Microsoft may do the same with the Xbox One it’s looking like this generation of console...

Duration: 00:21:30


Nerd Alert News Ep. 26 - Blizzard Patched Diablo 2?

3/13/2016
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This week Chris has an update on the release date for Luke Cage on Netflix, the dangers of home automation, and an update on Oculus support for Apple Computers. The featured story this week is that Blizzard patched a 16 year old game in Diablo 2. What is really cool is this is part of an ongoing Blizzard initiative to get their classic games to run on modern PC hardware. To get more information on any of the articles referenced in the show, check out our shownotes:

Duration: 00:15:06


Nerd Alert News Ep. 25 - Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Renewed

3/6/2016
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This week Chris has news on the shooting schedule for DC’s Justice League movie, the graphical prowess of Gears of War, and Google ending support for Google Chrome on older OSs. The featured story this week is that Marvel’s Agents of Shield has been renewed while the uncertain fate of Agent Carter is trending towards a renewal. To get more information on any of the articles referenced in the show, check out our shownotes:

Duration: 00:14:52

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