Continue Reading Zachary Levi Reads: Hotrod Hamster

Zachary Levi Reads: Hotrod Hamster

Episode 134 Part 1 Salt Lake Comic Con happened this weekend and we have so much to talk about, but in preparation, we are going to drop some bonus episodes to help you understand a little bit of the context that we are talking about.  This first bonus episode is of Zachary Levi coming into KidCon to read a story to the children.  It just so happened to be at the same time the Podcasts are for Kids panel that Nik…

Continue Reading Pick your Panels, not your Nose!

Pick your Panels, not your Nose!

Episode 132: You know the saying, “You can pick your panels, and you can pick your nose, but you can’t…” wait, that’s not it…. “Peter Piper Picked a Peck of Pickled Panels…” Nope, not that one either… Anyway, this is our semi annual Salt Lake Comic Con Panel picking episode where we take our top panels from the schedule and plan out our time, and we have found that our tastes have changed and evolved as we’ve gone to more of these…

Continue Reading Salt Lake Comic Con Binge Cut

Salt Lake Comic Con Binge Cut

SLCC Binge Cut This week we had the chance to attend Salt Lake Comic Con and if you didn’t get a chance to go we compress the experience into about an hour, and if you did we give you the chance to relive your favorite parts of the convention without resorting to using a time turner. We talk about the Press Conference, the Mark Hamill Panel, Our favorite regular panels and other experiences that we had that made this Convention one…

Continue Reading SLCC 2016 Panels – Education Week for Geeks

SLCC 2016 Panels – Education Week for Geeks

Panels that we are most excited for at Salt Lake Comic Con 2016 Self Fulfilling Prophecies are Dystopian stories Dangerous? What does it really take to be a professional Artist? Paul Draper Mysteries of the Mind Star Trek at 50: Star Fleet Academy Monster Hunter International on Writing Action Twisted Toonz: Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban Match Game: SLCC Edition Pro Wrestling 101 So You Want to Table Top Game Behind the Glasses, Why Super Heroes Need Secret Identity…

Continue Reading Packing the Ultimate Con Bag

Packing the Ultimate Con Bag

The Ultimate Con Bag When you go to conventions there are some basic necessities like water, snacks and phone chargers that you bring, we’re going to assume that you have all that already, but tonight we’re imagining that we can have any items from the Fandomverse in our packs to solve any problem that we can imagine, and then maybe some real world things we can do to solve the problem.  Our items come from Doctor Who, Harry Potter, Stargate and even…

Continue Reading A Sparrow With a Machine Gun!

A Sparrow With a Machine Gun!

This weekend was big for Batman fans.  Suicide Squad hit the theaters and It has been 50 years since Batman: The Movie came out.  The tone of these shows are on two opposite ends of the spectrum, but we let Nik loose to talk about one of his favorite fandoms with random heckling and input from Branden and Jeff.  We talk about some of the ways the director was able to create a campy success, the great cast that was…

Continue Reading Ep 31 – Nerd World Problems – SLCC Wrap UP

Ep 31 – Nerd World Problems – SLCC Wrap UP

Salt Lake Comic Con has just wrapped up and Nate and Branden get a chance to go over some highlights and give their overall impression. Logistics with ZipQ, Lines, & RFID Con Man Panel Twisted Toonz / Voice Actors John Barrowman SLCC15 Hashtag Funko Pop Life Tour Cosplay Contest / Cosplay Booths World Record Celebrities on the Convention Floor

Continue Reading Episode 27 – How Firefly Was Saved By Fox

Episode 27 – How Firefly Was Saved By Fox

Yes. Yes, this is a fertile land, and we will thrive. We will rule over all this land, and we will call it… “This Land.” I think we should call it “your grave!” Ah, curse your sudden but inevitable betrayal! Many think that Fox betrayed Joss Whedon and Firefly, but in a way they actually created a cult following for the show.  On This week’s episode we talk about Firefly’s Martyrdom and how it created the passionate Brown Coats, and…

Continue Reading Episode 13 – The Never Ending Horror Story

Episode 13 – The Never Ending Horror Story

Legends of Tomorrow gets a rumored time slot, Memorial Day deals and events that you won’t want to miss, Nintendo hires Bowser, and PacMan turns 35. Then it’s Summer time and that means it’s Movie season. Strap in and prepare for us to go through the movies that we are excited for this summer. After we talk about this summer we then talk about our favorite movie of all time (Some more than others!) Sponsored By: Links:…