“All Things Nerd!” S03E08 – Saying Goodbye: Netflix/Marvel, Nintendo President, & DC Comics Cutbacks

All Things Nerd 3×8: Netflix Marvel, NoA President, & DC Comics Cutbacks

Get Your Geek On! –
The MaliceCast Geek Enthusiasts & Nerd Aficionados talk about what has been tickling their nerdy fancy. As well as the viewing audience in the interactive chatroom.
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Classy Nerd –
What class should I play in Dungeons and Dragons? It’s a question that plagues role play gamers. Reddit to the rescue! With a flow chart that enables you to pick the right class, We continue building our Malice Corp D&D party build by finding out what ICZorro should be playing.
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Nerd News –
– Netflix cancels last two Marvel shows –
Netflix has pulled the plug on both Punisher and Jessica Jones. We break down the possible reasons this happened, react to the news, and discuss where these characters could potentially end up landing elsewhere.

– Nintendo of America President Announces Retirement –
Reggie Fils-Aimé has announced he will be retiring and stepping in his place will be Doug Bowser. The internet has fun with the new president’s name, and so do we. We talk about some of the greatest that came from Reggie while he’s been with Nintendo, and hopes for what the future could bring.

– DC Comics Lineup Cutbacks –
DC Comics Publisher Dan Didio announced that the comic book company would be cutting it’s current amount of comic titles will be cut by a minimum of 10% – 15%. Is the comic book industry over saturated with comics coming to the shelves. Will this improve or hurt the entire DC Comics line?
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Nerd Fight Poll Picks: Best Beard in Pop Culture Media 2018
It’s time to get prepared for the Epic Beardos. The Malice Corp Awards for the best of nerd, geek, & pop culture in 2018. To do that we need our award. We place the best beard of 2018 on all the winners. We make our picks and you decide the winner!
Vote every 10 hours until 3/8/19 midnight at: https://bit.ly/2ICHGg9
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Hashtags of the week:
– ICZorro – #BadMovieWatch. He’s looking for those horrible films. Let him know what he needs to check out
– Nick – #ButterCreamChallange. Nick says this is one of the worst movies of all time. Take the challenge watch the film, and tell him what you think.
– Super Whovian Freak – #RLPolyjuice. Who would you turn into if you took Polyjuice potion in real life?
– Masonic Vader – #ClassicNES. What was your all time favorite classic Nintendo game?
– Mest5150 – #MarvelRecast. With Netflix cancelling all their Marvel shows. If the characters did end up showing up elsewhere without original cast. Who should play who?

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Netflix continues being the new home for Geek.

Years ago when it was announced that Netflix was in development to make their own original content, it was met with sighs by many. I mean what could the DVD shipping service, that didn’t have enough great things to watch on streaming really bring? Well they have since proved us wrong time and time again bringing us fantastic shows, reviving past fandoms, and just knocking it out of the park. Now they’ve got more coming.

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