Two-Headed Nerd 194: Deflated Balls

by The Two-Headed Nerd on January 25, 2015

http://media.blubrry.com/twoheadednerd/p/d2wxc9ffdwwlit.cloudfront.net/THN-EP-194.mp3 Podcast: Download Subscribe: iTunes | RSS Welcome to Episode 194 of the Two-Headed Nerd Comic Book Podcast! This week, we discuss the end of the Marvel Universe as we know it, Atomic Robo’s transition to webcomics, and the curious case of IDW’s Disney comics relaunch. Plus, we review Blacksad: Amarillo from Dark Horse Books in our […]

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DresdenIf that’s something you’ve ever found yourself wondering, you’ve now got your answer in The 100 (Season 1, Episode 1).

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nerdTV: Agent Carter – ‘Lady things’

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nerdTV: ‘The Global Frequency is real’

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Kicking off with the 2005 Warner Brother’s Global Frequency pilot. This is a timely revisit, with Jerry Bruckheimer revealing his intent … Read More

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NerdTV: ‘Being good means nothing, unless you’re willing to do what needs to be done…’

January 4, 2015

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nerdTV: ‘I know I’m a terrible disappointment, but I’m here now…’

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