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Episode 248: Getting Congressional With Jen Briney

  We enter a realm we rarely delve into this week as we have Jen Briney, host of the Congressional Dish podcast, on the show to discuss her nerdy passions of researching and understanding Congress and the exact nature of the bills being passed! While we don’t delve into the political realm often, we had a blast talking to Jen about the nature of the political beast! Next Week’s Challenge: Read Tarzan of the Apes by Edgar Rice Burroughs Listen Here:

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Episode 247: Horsin’ Around

This week exemplifies why the challenges are so important as we discuss Netflix’s Bojack Horseman’s first season. After chatting about the new Justice League trailer and the rumor of Joss Whedon directing Batgirl, we dive into the animated comedy starring Will Arnett and talk about the effect of its slow burning nature. Next Week’s Challenge: Read Tarzan of the Apes by Edgar Rice Burroughs Listen Here:

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Episode 244: Traversing The Strange With Bruce Cordell

Lauded game designer Bruce Cordell joins us this week to discuss the new Kickstarter for the deluxe boxed set for his and Monte Cook‘s tabletop RPG, The Strange, as well as his upcoming novel, Myth of the Maker. But before Bruce regales us with fantastical worlds, Drew and Myles excited talk about their initial impressions of the Nintendo Switch and gush over The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild. Next Week’s Challenge: PAX  EAST SPECIAL! Listen Here:

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Episode 243 – All I Want To Do Is To Watch More Steven U

We’re returning to our favorite Crystal Gems this week! This time, Patrick has cooked up a list of story and character-centric episodes of Steven Universe that showcase the emotional gravitas the show is known. Stuff you can’t quite grab from the first 7 eps of our initial challenge. But before that we Talk Nerdy about the newly announced Nightwing film, and which actor could have the assets to fit the character. Next Week’s Challenge: Listen Here:

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Episode 242: Zodiac Starforce!

Our Talk Nerdy segment this week is all movie reviews! For the first time in ages, all three nerds went to different movies for non-challenge flicks. Well, technically, Myles went twice. After that, we summon the power of Astra to discuss the truly excellent title from Dark Horse Comics, Zodiac Starforce! Next Week’s Challenge: Patrick’s Rewind Challenge: Steven Universe Episode Watch List: 1-12 “Giant Woman” 1-16 “Steven the Sword Fighter” 1-17 “Lion 2: The Movie” 1-20 “Coach Steven” 1-25 “Mirror Gem” (Part 1) 1-26 “Ocean Gem” (Part 2) 1-37 “Alone Together” 1-40 “On the Run” 1-45 “Rose’s Scabbard” 1-49 “The Message” 1-51…

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Episode 241: No Retreat No Surrender 3 With Jason Anarchy

  Our game designer buddy Jason Anarchy returns to the show for the latest in our series of episodes dedicated to the must-be-seen-to-be-believed martial arts franchise, No Retreat No Surrender! No Retreat No Surrender 3: Blood Brothers, as its predecessors before it, doesn’t fail to live up to the hilarious hype we’ve set for these cinema masterpieces! Next Week’s Challenge: Read Zodiac Starforce by Kevin Panetta and Paulina Ganucheau Listen Here:

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