Join Anthony, Imran and Rugboy as they celebrate The Jock and Nerd Podcast’s second birthday! The hosts look back at the past year’s worth of reviews and interviews, and share birthday wishes from the listeners! The geekfest includes The Walking Dead, Justice League teasers, more Spider-Man spinoff movies from Sony, and The Nerd is still watching Powerless!
Imran and Rugboy welcome cartoonist Gregg Schigiel to learn about his book, Pix: One Weirdest Weekend, coming out from Image Comics! Gregg shares stories from his time working at Marvel Comics, drawing the infamous anti-drug Spider-Man story “FastLane”, drawing SpongeBob comics, self-publishing, podcasting and much more!
Kate Amatuzzo, co-host of See, Here’s The Podcast, joins Anthony and Imran to geek out about Suicide Squad, Man of Steel, Zendaya’s role in Spider-Man: Homecoming, the Batman VR game and much more. The hosts discuss comic book conventions, writing for a blog vs. podcasting, standout female characters in genre films, and the X-Men movie universe. Plus, recommendations from the hosts, listener feedback and Imran and Kate bond over musical theater all in this episode!
The Free Comic Book Day celebration at Pastimes Comics and Games continues! In part two, Anthony and Imran chat with Chicago’s King of Geeks Elliott Serrano and artist Joseph “Tinman” Tinaglia. Elliott talks about writing Grumpy Cat for Dynamite Press, the Ash vs. Evil Dead show borrowing a catchphrase he wrote, how Star Wars got him interested in comic books and more. Joe shares his creative process and how he combined his love for superheroes and Chicago in his art.
Anthony, Imran, Rugboy and Mr. Durite assemble to review Marvel’s Captain America: Civil War for the one-hundredth episode of The Jock and Nerd Podcast! SPOILER ALERT ISSUED! Plus, listener comments, the gang reminisce over their podcast journey, and clips of Rugboy’s favorite moments! Thanks for listening and all your support!
This Jock and Nerd Weekly features news about Gambit, Ghostbusters, Captain America: Civil War, Daredevil and more! Anthony, Imran and Rugboy review the Agent Carter second season finale, and the latest episodes of Legends of Tomorrow and The Walking dead. The Nerd has some Deadpool comic book recommendations and The Jock sets us up for UFC 196! Plus, meet geek podcaster Chris Ferrell in the after show.
Deadpool’s breaking records! Is Warner Bros. nervous about Batman v Superman? Geoff Johns explains DC Comics “Rebirth” and more! Plus, Anthony, Imran and Rugboy’s thoughts on this week’s Agent Carter, The Flash, Arrow, Legends of Tomorrow and The Walking Dead! Meet listener Jesse Looney and geek podcaster Stargate Pioneer in the after show!
The Jock finally gets to geek out about Batman when the hosts of the Bruce Wayne’s World Podcast stop by the Jock and Nerd studio! Anthony and Imran welcome Joe Wapo and Jimi Terzis for a discussion about all things Batman from the page to the screen. The gang evaluate the Frank Miller, Grant Morrison and Geoff Johns versions of the Caped Crusader, discuss the upcoming Batman vs. Superman: Dawn of Justice movie, and more!
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!
In this fiftieth episode of the Jock and Nerd Podcast, hear the story of Variety Comics, Chicago’s longest-running comic book store. Variety is closing it’s doors after forty-one years on the corner of Western and Wilson avenues on the north side of Chicago. This episode is a tribute to last of the old-school comic book shops and their geek communities. Special thanks to Vic, Vin, Mike and all the customers of Variety for allowing us to share their memories!Continue Reading …