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Go beyond the headlines as Nerdist’s panel of expert pop culture commentators break down the biggest stories in film, television, comics, video games, and much more in this hour-long deep-dive into the week in geek. Whether you want to understand the latest Star Wars fan theory, figure out what video game to spend your hard-earned money on, learn about a newly discovered T.rex dubbed the “Reaper of Death,” or gain insight into the inner workings of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, this show is for you. In 60 minutes, you’ll head into the week feeling smarter than you did on Friday.

Location:

United States

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Go beyond the headlines as Nerdist’s panel of expert pop culture commentators break down the biggest stories in film, television, comics, video games, and much more in this hour-long deep-dive into the week in geek. Whether you want to understand the latest Star Wars fan theory, figure out what video game to spend your hard-earned money on, learn about a newly discovered T.rex dubbed the “Reaper of Death,” or gain insight into the inner workings of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, this show is for you. In 60 minutes, you’ll head into the week feeling smarter than you did on Friday.

Language:

English


Episodes

Marvel Phase 4 Updates: WandaVision, Spider-Man 3, and More

10/12/2020
While the Marvel Cinematic Universe may be staying home in 2020, there's a lot of news coming through the pipeline. From a WandaVision trailer to unexpected Spider-Man 3 casting news, we're breaking it all down on today's Nerdist News Talks Back.

Duration:01:10:54

Godzilla, Kong, and All Things Monsterverse (Nerdist News Talks Back)

10/12/2020
From the classic Toho films to the modern Monsterverse, today’s episode of Nerdist News Talks Back is all about the biggest, baddest monsters in movie history. Join Dan Casey and guests Rosie Knight (Nerdist), Jessica Tseang (AMC's Robert Kirkman's Secret History of Comics), and Chris Mowry (Toho) for a stomp down memory lane with a celebration of all things Godzilla, Kong, and monster movie.

Duration:01:10:18

Obi-Wan TV Series, The Walking Dead Ending, and the Future of Movies (Nerdist News Talks Back)

10/12/2020
Hello there! General Kenobi series updates? We’ve got ‘em! Plus more on the ending and future of The Walking Dead, what’s in store for movie theaters, and so much more on today’s Nerdist News Talk Back.

Duration:01:09:13

Resident Evil TV Series, Dune’s Sandworms & More!

10/12/2020
It’s Talks Back o’clock! On today’s show we’re covering everything from the first look at Dune’s sandworms to a truly wild Sherlock Holmes lawsuit and more. Joining Dan Casey on today’s Nerdist News Talks Back are Trisha Hershberger (@thatgrltrish), Wendy Lee Szany (@WendyLeeSzany), and Nerdist senior editor Kyle Anderson (@KyleDAnderson).

Duration:01:06:01

DC Fandome Breakdown: The Batman, Suicide Squad, and More!

10/12/2020
We've got a Crisis on Infinite Headlines! Today's Nerdist News Talks Back is a deep dive into all things DC Fandome. From The Batman and Suicide Squad to Wonder Woman 1984 and Black Adam, we've got you covered.

Duration:01:10:54

Nerdist News Talks Back: New Batman Game, Avatar News, DC Fandome, and More!

10/12/2020
Welcome to Nerdist News Talks Back! Join Nerdist's Dan Casey and guests during our weekly discussion show on all things pop culture! This week we're talking about the rumored Court of Owls-themed Batman game, the latest DC Fandome news, unexpected TV reboots, and much more. Plus there’s trivia, so stick around and see if you can beat our expert panel!

Duration:01:11:52

Nerdist News Talks Back! Comic-Con @ Home Round-up, Thor 4, Pokemon Cards, and More!

10/12/2020
Welcome to Nerdist News Talks Back! Join Nerdist's Dan Casey and guests during our weekly discussion show on all things pop culture! This week we're breaking down everything that happened during Comic-Con @ Home over the weekend, plus updates from Thor: Love and Thunder, the most expensive Pokemon cards, Twitch and the military, and more! Plus we hope you studied for trivia!

Duration:01:15:22

Nerdist News Talks Back! The New Mutants, Usagi Yojimbo, the top Netflix movies, Batman's future!

10/12/2020
Welcome to Nerdist News Talks Back! Join Nerdist's Dan Casey and guests during our weekly discussion show on all things pop culture! This week we're breaking down what we know about The New Mutants Comic Con at Home Panel, Netflix's upcoming Usagi Yojimbo adaptation, the top ten Netflix movies, and so much more. I hope you studied, because there will be trivia.

Duration:00:59:23

Nerdist News Talks Back! New Batman Show, Fast & Furious in space, The Sims coming to TV, and more!

7/17/2020
Welcome to Nerdist News Talks Back! Join Nerdist's Dan Casey and guests during our weekly discussion show on all things pop culture! This week we're breaking down The Sims competition series, the new Batwoman, the new Batman series, and so much more! Plus there will be trivia and it will not be open book.

Duration:01:06:27

Nerdist News Talks Back! Secret DC Movies, Beavis & Butt-head, Baby Yoda, Fallout, and more!

7/17/2020
Welcome to Nerdist News Talks Back! Join Nerdist's Dan Casey and guests during our weekly discussion show on all things pop culture! This week we're breaking down if DC has some secret movies in the works, the return of some animated favorites, the new Fallout tv series, and more! Plus there will be trivia and attendance does go towards your grade.

Duration:01:16:00

Nerdist News Talks Back! Disneyland, Ramen Pizza, and MCU Villains, oh my!

7/17/2020
Welcome to Nerdist News Talks Back! Join Nerdist's Dan Casey and guests during our weekly discussion show on all things pop culture! This week we're breaking down Best Villains of the MCU, tackling Disneyland's move to change Splash Mountain, digging into the weirdest #1 films of 2020, and would you eat Mac & Cheese from a tap? We've rounding up the latest in strange food news. Plus there will be trivia and it will count for 20% of your grade.

Duration:01:12:14

The Return of Nerdist News Talks Back! Tenet, Animorphs, Robots, Comics, and more!

7/17/2020
Welcome to the return of Nerdist News Talks Back! Each week join Nerdist's Dan Casey and guests during our discussion show on all things pop culture! We're discussing all the most important pop culture events of the week. In this episode we're tackling, Tenet's time inversion, weird news in science, Animorphs getting the film treatment, and if we're looking at the death of the local comic shop. Plus there will be trivia and you will be graded.

Duration:01:11:27