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3 09, 2019

Nerd Lunch Podcast 337: They Call Me Jeeg Watchalong

By |2019-09-02T17:49:10-04:00September 3rd, 2019|Categories: Podcast|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

It's the first ever Nerd Lunch commentary / watchalong episode as Jeeg, CT, and Pax take in the Italian superhero flick They Call Me Jeeg. Toxic waste, sparkly shirts, abandoned streets, and pudding cups; this movie has it all. Fire up a video stream and join the nerds for one of their worst ideas ever.

9 04, 2013

Nerd Lunch Podcast 80: Test of Time – The Transformers Cartoon

By |2017-03-18T14:41:24-04:00April 9th, 2013|Categories: Podcast|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Following on our analysis of G.I. Joe back in Episode 39, this week we give the test of time to Marvel Sunbow’s other iconic 80s cartoon series, The Transformers.  Riding along in the fourth chair with CT, Pax, and Jeeg is Geek Fallout co-host and self confessed Transformers fanatic, Jeff Brown.  Are giant transforming robots [...]

15 02, 2012

Nerd Lunch Podcast 24: Give it a Chance–Spirited Away!

By |2017-03-18T03:47:32-04:00February 15th, 2012|Categories: Podcast|Tags: , , , , , |7 Comments

In what we hope will be a franchise topic, we have our guest guide us through an examination of some new territory. Up first is our old friend Shawn Robare from Branded in the 80s to lead us into anime with the Hayao Miyazaki film "Spirited Away". Listen to find out what three anime newbies [...]

17 08, 2009

Walrus in the Shell

By |2017-03-17T02:54:13-04:00August 17th, 2009|Categories: Article|Tags: , , , , |1 Comment

In the comments thread of my Akira review, Dr. Trammel recommended Ghost in the Shell for my exploration of anime. I had actually heard of Ghost in the Shell due to in-game ads in the fantastic Syndicate Wars PC game, but that was the extent of my knowledge. Of course I can count on the [...]

8 04, 2009


By |2017-03-17T02:55:15-04:00April 8th, 2009|Categories: Article|Tags: , , , , , |1 Comment

Let me be up front about this: I have never understood anime or manga. I liked Vampire Hunter D when I saw it about 12 years ago, but generally speaking the appeal has been completely lost on me. Despite the unsatisfying experiences I’ve had with anime, I’ve felt like I’ve been missing out. Do all [...]