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Media Nerds Podcast

Kenton and Dan. Dan and Kenton. Two peas in a movie/TV/Internet/video game/iPhone/social media-filled pod, or rather – podCAST. Every week the conversation ranges from Star Wars to Breaking Bad, Google AdWords to Instagram vs. Vine. No media will be left untouched, they consume it all. Take a listen and join the discussion. Tweet @kentonlarsen to let him know what you think (criticism only, please!) while @danvadeboncoeur is happy to accept all praise.
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Mar 17, 2018

Dan debunks the new theory that Luke had no idea what he was doing during Han's rescue from Jabba's palace. The Nerds talk about the Rebels series finale and what the show means for the larger Star Wars universe. And Toys R Us is dead in the U.S., but lives on (for now) in Canada. 

This episode is brought to you by FanQuest, pleased to welcome Lucasfilm Creative Executive Pablo Hidalgo to Winnipeg June 23 & 24. Come to FanQuest and talk Star Wars with Pablo! Tickets and info at http://fanquestcon.com

Mar 12, 2018

Mark Hamill receives a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame! Jon Favreau is given the keys to a new live-action Star Wars TV series! Dan and Kenton still haven't seen the Rebels finale! Just another typical week in the life of a Star Wars Nerd.

This episode is brought to you by FanQuest, pleased to welcome Lucasfilm Creative Executive Pablo Hidalgo to Winnipeg June 23 & 24. Come to FanQuest and talk Star Wars with Pablo! Tickets and info at http://fanquestcon.com

Mar 3, 2018

The Oscars are this Sunday, and so the Nerds make their picks for who they think (or hope!) is going to win. In the Nerd News, Vero takes the social media world by storm and Apple retires a really old product.

 

Feb 24, 2018

The Nerds catch up on the last few weeks' Star Wars news, including the Game of Thrones guys getting their own Star Wars film series to write & produce, the home video release dates for The Last Jedi, and even more toy-related spoilers (not really!)

 

Feb 18, 2018

The Nerds are on Patreon! 

After discussing a brilliant Jimmy Fallon bit and guessing the top 10 shows on Netflix, Kenton & Dan jump into a discussion about creator crowdfunder site Patreon, and why they've decided to jump on the bandwagon.

Check out the rewards available to Media Nerds patrons at https://www.patreon.com/starwarsnerds

 

Feb 17, 2018

Rapper Ambush Vin joins Kenton & Dan via Skype to talk about his alter ego Darth Prefectus and the world he is creating within the Star Wars universe.

The Nerds also discuss the new Solo Black Series figures and a potential Solo spoiler about the Millenium Falcon.

Join us, and together we can rule the galaxy as podcast partners: www.patreon.com/starwarsnerds

Check out everything Ambush Vin is creating at ambushvin.com

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Feb 11, 2018

It's the time of year when all the TV advertising gets a bit better because brands have blown a ton of money on Super Bowl ads and they're trying to get their money's worth. We break down our favourite and not-so-favourite of this year's crop.

 

Feb 10, 2018

In our 100th Star Wars Nerds episode, we speak with Australian comedian Steele Saunders about his career as a Star Wars podcaster.

Among many other things, Steele discusses his ongoing fight against the dark side of fandom on Twitter, how he coined a Star Wars phrase about Snoke, and his awesome idea to help Lucasfilm tighten up the new Star Wars movies. 

Subscribe to Steele Wars and check out his merch: http://steelewars.com

This episode is brought to you by FanQuest, pleased to welcome Lucasfilm Creative Executive Pablo Hidalgo to Winnipeg June 23 & 24. Come to FanQuest and talk Star Wars with Pablo! Tickets and info at http://fanquestcon.com

Feb 5, 2018

Solo: A Star Wars Story was partially teased during the Super Bowl and fully teased during Good Morning America. Dan & Kenton give their initial reactions to this long-awaited first look at a somewhat troubled Star Wars film.

 

Jan 31, 2018

The Oscar Nominations are out, and Dan & Kenton weigh in on the nominees without having seen many of them. They do however pledge to see them all before Oscar night.

 

Jan 26, 2018

Kelly Stifora joins the Nerds to review Star Wars: Battlefront II and talk about what keeps him coming back to it night after night.

Jan 21, 2018

Dan & Kenton review how their podcasts are doing, and come up with some new marketing tactics going forward.

Jan 20, 2018

Kenton & Dan discuss the clickbait-y headlines claiming that Disney thinks Solo will be a complete failure. Plus, Lego leaks reveal some new details from the movie and there's even more Last Jedi fighting online.

Jan 13, 2018

Kenton & Dan welcome a few of their Creative Communications students to the podcast to discuss the Last Jedi and its implications for the Star Wars Universe. 

Jan 12, 2018

Dan & Kenton talk about last week's Golden Globes and Oprah's inspiring speech. Plus, Kenton's halfway through Michael Wolff's "Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House" and shares his thoughts on it so far.

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