The hosts are joined by Mr. Antihero, Kevin McPartlin, for this spoiler review of Logan! Plus, the Deadpool 2 teaser, DCEU open to making R-rated movies, Marvel’s Iron Fist on Netflix getting poor early reviews, Thor: Ragnarok is super colorful, a Florida Con bans cosplay, Chris Hardwick creates a new music festival and Superhero Science with our Official Podcast Science Advisor, Adam Morris!
Anthony and Imran welcome Brett Uren, creator of the hit U.K. indie comic series, Torsobear! Brett talks about where the idea for Torsobear came from, what he’s learned going into his third Kickstarter, nurturing creativity early on, social media marketing tips for content creators and much more!
The Jock and Nerd Podcast visits G-Fest Chicago 2016, the largest Godzilla and Japanese monster fan convention! The hosts meet John Bellotti, Jr. in person, Godzilla historian, August Ragone, reveals his origin story, the Jock makes new friends, the Nerd breaks some shit, and the gang eat vegan Korean food from the Dragon Lady!
Anthony and Imran react to all the geekerific news out of this year’s San Diego Comic Con! The hosts discuss trailers from Dr. Strange, Wonder Woman, Justice League, Suicide Squad, Shin Godzilla, Kong: Skull Island, Netflix’s Iron Fist, The Defenders and Luke Cage, Agent’s of S.H.E.I.L.D., The Flash, Arrow, Legends of Tomorrow, Legion on FX, Justice League Action, Fear The Walking Dead and The Walking Dead! Plus, news from Black Panther, Thor: Ragnarok, Guardians of The Galaxy Vol. 2, Spider-Man: Homecoming, Captain Marvel, The Killing Joke, and Voltron!
The Jock and Nerd Podcast goes on location to Pastime Comics and Games in Niles, IL. as featured guests for their Free Comic Book Day 2016 celebration! An event so epic, it’s needs two parts! In part one, Anthony and Imran chat with comic book creator Jon Parrish, stencil artist Kevin McPartlin, AKA “Mr. AntiHero”, and the guys from Unshaven Comics, Marc Alan Fishman and Matt Wright. Geek on!Continue Reading …
Anthony, Imran and Rugboy talk Deadpool, Dr. Strange, X-Men: Apocalypse, Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, and Captain America: Civil War news! Plus, reviews of the most recent episodes of Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., The Flash, Arrow, Legends of Tomorrow and Fear The Walking Dead! Lots of listener feedback to share and Rugboy fills us in on the Game of Thrones season premier in the after show!
Artist John Bellotti Jr. returns to the podcast to prove he’s more than just Godzilla! Anthony, Imran and Rugboy converse with John about his art, favorite on-screen martial artists, the nature of creativity, John’s first drawing as a kid, working as a scenic painter for television, useless superheroes, the state of comic book conventions and, of course, Godzilla! Plus, listen as Rugboy gradually gets intoxicated and gets all mushy!
Danielle Moses, AKA “Flee”, returns to The Jock and Nerd Podcast to share stories from Tampa Bay Comic Con 2015 and announces a new con in a new city! Anthony and Imran also learn what it’s like to go through Chicago’s Second City Conservatory program and Flee does a great character voice! Random topics include the alleged animal cruelty in Milo and Otis, pansexuality, The Walking Dead, Serial season 2 and even organized religion!
Spidertember swings on as comic book writer Todd Dezago chats with Anthony and Imran. Todd has been writing comics for 21 years. His credits include X-Men, X-Factor, Wolverine, Dr. Strange, Super Hero Squad, Sensational Spider-Man, Impulse, JLA: World Without Grown-ups, Young Justice, Tellos, The Perhapanauts and more! Todd gives us the inside scoop on the Spider-Man Clone Saga from the 90’s, and it gets real scary as we discuss cryptozoology, sleep paralysis, real-life monsters, aliens and ghosts! The Nerd got the chills three times!
Marc Alan Fishman of Unshaven Comics stops by the Jock and Nerd podcast studio to announce the launch of The Samurnauts Graphic Novel Kickstarter campaign. He surprises Anthony and Imran with a special backer reward exclusively for listeners of the show! March shares his journey, as he and his lifelong friends Matt Wright and Kyle Gnepper, live out of their dreams of making comic books and creating The Samurnauts!
The trio also discuss Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Power Rangers, who’s writing the new Spider-Man reboot and a possible early costume concept, new details about Batman vs. Superman: Dawn of Justice, the 365Flicks podcast bromance, professional wrestling and what a Smart Mark is, the relationship between Batman and Wonder Woman, the most epic movie review ever and more!