Nerds with Mics

Gaming - Technology - Pop Culture

Nerds with Mics is a gaming, tech, and pop culture podcast. In addition to the show, they also produce content for their website, Twitch channel, and YouTube channel. 

Ep. 54 - E3 2017 Recap

This week the nerds break down the biggest topics from E3 including the Xbox One X, Forza Motorsport 7, Sea of Thieves, PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds, Metro Exodus, Metroid Prime 4, Far Cry 5, Skull and Bones, Skyrim, Wolfenstein, God of War, Call of Duty, Days Gone, Shadow of the Colossus, Destiny 2, Marvel vs Capcom, Rocket League, and much much more.

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Ep. 53 - Best Life Decisions, Wonder Woman, Apple WWDC

This week the nerds go over fan feedback on the best life decision they have ever made, what happened during the Gotham finale, and what did Apple announce at WWDC?

They then discuss the new game from the developer of Sniper Elite 4, Pokemon on the Nintendo Switch, Marvel vs Capcom, and Elex. 

Then the nerds discuss Wonder Woman, Alien Covenant, The Mummy, Sin City, and the newest from Studio Ghibli. 

The nerds also introduce a new segment: Rapid Fire! 

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Ep. 52 - E3 2017 Predictions, Friday the 13th, Far Cry 5, and Avatar

This week the nerds break down fan feedback and present what we all want from E3. We give our impressions on Friday the 13th, the Far Cry 5 trailer, and we have news about digital game sales.

We then have news on Silicon Valley, a slew of upcoming Netflix titles, and Star Wars news.

Then we talk about the Avatar series and how this years Memorial Day box office stacks up to years past. Last but not least... the sequel to Jurassic World has a name and you'll never guess what it is.

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Ep. 48 - CGI or Practical Effects

This week the nerds discuss the use of CGI versus practical effects in film and where each one has been utilized well or poorly. Then the nerds discuss the upcoming movie, Crazy Rich Asians, the Netflix hack that released the new season of Orange is the New Black early, Alien 5 being dead, and the Fate of the Furious.

Then the nerds discuss Mario Kart 8 Deluxe for the Nintendo Switch, Sniper Ghost Warrior 3, and What Remains of Edith Finch. Then they discuss Darksiders 3 and the upcoming Legend of Zelda Breath of the Wild DLC. 

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Ep. 47 - Favorite Video Game Memory

This week, the nerds talk about their favorite gaming memories and share stories from our listeners and viewers. Then the nerds talk about the Call of Duty : WW2 reveal, Sony's free games for May, Forza Horizon 3 meets Hot Wheels, and Outlast 2 makes us poop our pants. Also, clean out those PS4s because cockroaches live in them. 

Then the nerds talk about the season premieres of Fargo Season 3 and Silicon Valley Season 4, Gotham returns with an awesome episode and Powerless gets pulled from NBC. The Fate of the Furious is getting a spinoff and M. Night Shyamalan's new film. 

Disney is poised to have a record breaking year in 2019 and Predators are real, Aliens are CGI.

Let us know what movies have done CGI well and what movies have done practical effects well and which method of special effects do you prefer and why?

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Ep. 46 - Star Wars Celebration

This week the nerds talk about all of the biggest news coming out of Star Wars Celebration including the trailer for The Last Jedi, the Star Wars Battlefront 2 reveal, and Star Wars Rebels.

Then they discuss Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. II, Alien, Netlflix and Adam Sandler, and Will Smith in Aladdin. 

Then the nerds give an update on the Mass Effect Andromeda glitches, Nintendo canning the NES Classic for the SNES Classic, and we ask listeners and viewers for their favorite gaming memories. 

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Ep. 45 - Bad Jobs and Epic Quitting Stories

This week the nerds talk about Thor: Ragnarok, Cable in Deadpool, Rogue One, and The Train to Busan. They also discuss The Fate and the Furious, Transformers Last Knight, Star Wars The Last Jedi, and Jude Law as Dumbledore.

They also discuss the Nintendo Switch, a Mega Man movie, Star Wars Battlefront 2, and Xbox Scorpio.

Then they discuss bad jobs they've had and how they quit them. 

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Ep. 44 - Video Game Movie Adaptations

This week the nerds break down the latest topics in movies, gaming, and tech before diving into the final topic: which video games need a movie adaption. 

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Ep. 42 - Video Game Showdown

This week the nerds sit down and argue video game against video game in this edition of Video Game Showdown.

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Ep. 38 - A Whole Bunch of Everything

This week, the nerds talk about the new FX series: Legion, Santa Clarita Diet, Jay and Silent Bob, Scarface, Bill and Ted, and The Batman.

They then talk about Logan, the Halloween reboot, and James Cameron and his weird obsession with Avatar.

The nerds also talk about Destiny 2 (yawn), Legend of Zelda Breath of the Wild, and For Honor.

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