Interview with a Nerd

Geek Media and Culture: Explained.

About the show

Hosted by Richard Cardenas, this show dives deep into the history of your favorite characters from universes far and in between through interviews with their biggest, nerdiest fans. Interview with a Nerd is a show for people who love Nerd culture and people with a passion.

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  • 040: One-On-None: Dark Phoenix

    June 18th, 2019  |  35 mins 39 secs
    dark phoenix, jean grey, marvel, one-on-none, x-men

    Richard expresses his thoughts on Dark Phoenix

  • 039: One-On-None: Godzilla: King of the Monsters

    June 8th, 2019  |  21 mins 54 secs
    godzilla, king of the monsters, one-on-none, review

    Richard shares his thoughts on Godzilla: King of the Monsters

  • 038: Avengers: Endgame Review

    April 29th, 2019  |  1 hr 33 mins
    avengers, endgame, marvel, mcu

    Eric Ravenscraft and John Bring join the show to review the biggest movie of 2019, Avengers: Endgame.

  • 037: Captain Marvel Review

    March 11th, 2019  |  1 hr 27 mins
    aeons end, captain marvel, doom patrol, legacy, marvel, the orville

    Captain Marvel review with Topher Harless

  • 036: LARP with Ryan Omega

    February 15th, 2019  |  1 hr 24 mins
    black cat, dc, dceased, fire emblem, larp, marvel, the try guys, troller hunters

    Ryan Omega joins the show to discuss LARP

  • 035: BTS with Katherine Alyse

    January 29th, 2019  |  1 hr 40 mins
    bts, buffy the vampire slayer, fleabag, forever, good trouble, scarlet witch, the air you breathe, vision, wingspan

    Katherine is back on to discuss her love for BTS and to explore the healing and toxicity of fandom.

  • 034: Aquaman Review with John Bring

    December 28th, 2018  |  51 mins 57 secs
    aquaman, dinosaur island, here's why it's great, tokyo ghoul

    John Bring is on to discuss Aquaman

  • 033: Digimon Adventure with Brandon T. McClure

    November 8th, 2018  |  1 hr 40 mins
    chilling adventures of sabrina, dear evan hansen, diego luna, digidestined, digimon, disney+, fake nerds podcast, illumination, rogue one, super marios bros

    Brandon T. McClure of Fake Nerds Podcast joins to discuss the original Digidestined and their ongoing adventures!

  • 032: Halloween (2018) Review

    October 22nd, 2018  |  1 hr 33 mins
    a star is born, bad times at the el royale, friday the 13th, go go power rangers, halloween, the chilling adventures of sabrina, the thing

    John and Lindsay Bring join return to the podcast to discuss the Halloween sequel 40 years in the making!

  • 031: Animorphs with Eric Ravenscraft and Zachary Vaudo

    September 3rd, 2018  |  1 hr 38 mins
    animorphs, castle rock, charterstone, kamen rider, my hero academia, oh lucy, psycho-pass, rbg, ruth bader ginsburg

    This week Richard discovers the niche community of Animorphs as Eric Ravenscraft and Zachary Vaudo spew their love of the series.

  • 030: Pure The Series

    August 21st, 2018  |  1 hr 15 mins
    batwoman, crazy rich asians, dc, ironheart, marvel, pure, ruby rose, sorry to bother you

    The creators of Pure join Richard to talk about their project!

  • 029: Cardcaptor Sakura with Jennifer A. Barrios

    June 18th, 2018  |  1 hr 46 mins
    anime, carcaptor sakura, halloween, hereditary, iceman, kelly marie tran, overcooked, sense8, the prince and the dressmaker

    Richard learns all about Cardcaptor Sakura with Jennifer A. Barrios

  • 028: Deapool 2 Review

    May 23rd, 2018  |  1 hr 26 mins
    all-new wolverine, batwoman, dc, deadpool, jake gyllenhal, margot kidder, marvel, schitt's creek, spider-man

    This week Whitson Gordon returns to discuss Deadpool 2.

  • 027: Avengers: Infinity War Review

    April 30th, 2018  |  1 hr 21 mins
    avengers, fortnite, i feel pretty, infinity war, marvel, mcu, overwatch, overwatch league

    The most anticipated movie of 2018 and MCU history has arrived! John Bring and Eric Ravenscraft join Richard to discuss the film!

  • 026: Buffy the Vampire Slayer

    April 19th, 2018  |  1 hr 47 mins
    a quiet place, all new wolverine, blockers, buffy the vampire slayer, channel zero, extermination, love simon, marvel, overwatch, queer eye, the chilling adventures of sabrina, vertigo, y the last man

    Richard invites Lindsay Bring and Adam Noel on to discuss the impact of Buffy the Vampire Slayer.

  • 025: Phoenix: Resurrection with Darren Herczeg

    February 28th, 2018  |  1 hr 34 mins
    captain america, fresh start, jean grey, leah remini, marvel, persona 5, phoenix, troublemaker, van helsing, venomized, x-men, zenescope

    This week Darren Herczeg joins to discuss the anticipated resurrection of Jean Grey AKA Phoenix