In today's episode we look at an Amazon TV adapted from a comic then we look into the foreign comic book industry lastly, we have middle earth minute. 

Links mentioned in this episode:

The boys TV Show 
The boys comic book
Black Sad comic book
European website for comics and
link to last middle earth minute
The Last StarFighters Facebook page
The Podcast Arcade

Complete show notes

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MEGA Nerd Death Match 2

August 26, 2019

In this episode we take on Jeff and Eddie from the Make Eternia Great Again (MEGA) podcast.

The fighters in this death match:

Teela vs Red Sonja

Tytus vs Apache Chief 

Cobra Commander vs Skeletor (slap fight)

first mega nerd death match 
The House of Afros Capes & Curls 
Link to Baddie Bunch from art of Lee Bokma 
Cobra Commander slapping Shipwreck GIF
Make Eternia Great Again (MEGA)Podcast
Art of Lee Bokma
Underground inc Podcast

Covert Nerd Website

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Top 3 Super NES Games

August 13, 2019

Today we sit down with Randy from the Grawlix podcast to talk about our favorite Super Nintendo games.

Episode links:

80s Arcade episode link the episode that inspired Randy
Grawlix Podcast 
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Star Wars the expanded universe

July 26, 2019

Today we talk with Tim at Rainbow comics about the Star Wars expanded universe

Tims Previous episodes:

Tims Star Wars Prequel episode
Tims Transformers episode

Links from the episode:

Tim on Twitter
Rainbow Comics Lincoln 

Main Covert Nerd website

Top 3 80’s Arcade Games

July 12, 2019

Middle Earth Minute

June 18, 2019

Today we dive into the Tolkien universe with a Middle Earth Minute then we review 2 great comics. 


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Star Wars Prequels

June 5, 2019

On today's episode we talk in detail about the Star Wars prequels

Links from the episode:

Tim on Twitter
Rainbow Comics Lincoln
Art by Taylor


Back to the basics

May 6, 2019

Today on the Covert Nerd podcast we will do some Tolkien Talk Next we will look at the state of Dark Horse Comics finally we will review a few comics.

Links in the episode:

Dark Horse comic title list 

Local comics:

Lenny Vernon Comic
Transient Comic 
Stow Away Comic 

Goadkicker Podcast

Covert Nerd


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Why kids like retro

April 15, 2019

Today we talk with two teenagers Ruth and Deqlan,  about the retro things they like and why.

Links from the episode:

Deqlan James Art 
Starformers podcast 
Art of Lee Bokma
Mini Con Info

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Top 5 90’s Movies

April 2, 2019

Today we talk with Jeff from the Make Eternia Great Again Podcast

Complete show notes here

Dazed and Confused
The Crow
Face Off
Dumb and Dumber

Tommy Boy
Batman: Mask of the Phantasm
Young Guns II
Can't hardly Wait
Liar Liar

Transformers more great stories to bring you back

March 12, 2019

Listen to Tim and I talk about IDW Transformers comics, figures and all things Transformers

Links from the Episode:

The Transformers: The Basics is hosted by Chris McFeely.

Rainbow Comics Lincoln


Episode art from Livio Ramondelli his Instagram is (

Covert Nerd Twitter

Covert Nerd Instagram

Covert Nerd Facebook

Covert Nerd Website


MEGA vs Covert Nerd Deathmatch

February 25, 2019

Nerd Death Match 3

February 11, 2019

Nerd Death Match 3


Episode links:

Art of Lee Bokma

Full show notes

Shake up break up

January 29, 2019

Today we discuss working together to make work easier, then we talk about the beginning of Image comics, lastly text adventures get new life.

Links mentioned in the episode:

Play the original Zork online

Play Zork on your Alexa

Art of Lee Bokma
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Top 14 comics of 2018

January 1, 2019

Today we take a look back at the comics we reviewed this year then we will look at two fantastic comic titles. Lastly we take a look to the future.

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Nerd Death Match 2

December 17, 2018

Episode 28 show notes:

Magical Mentor Mash: Mystery, Manipulator and Eccentric

Yoda Vs Gandalf 

Redhead Ruckus

Scarlett Vs Black Widow

Sidekick Slaughter: Annoyance, Cute and Shenanigans factor

Uni Vs Gleek


Art of Lee Bokma

The Illustrated Star Wars Universe by Kevin J Anderson

Complete Show notes with pictures


Audio Drama

November 27, 2018

Audio drama podcast from Marvel, then we go old school and visit a comic from Ancient Rome and the 60s. Let’s get into it and nerd it up.

Episode Links:

Wolverine:The Long Night Podcast

Old Time Radio

The History of Rome Podcast

Carl D Smith Patreon

The Podcast Arcade

Art of Lee Bokma

Covert Nerd Podcast

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Nerd Death Match

November 5, 2018

Nerd Death Match:

Hulk vs. He-Man

Jonny Quest vs. Goonies

Alfred vs. Aunt May in a cook off

Art of Lee Bokma

Complete show notes with all the extras!

Life Lessons from Fiction

October 22, 2018

Links from the Episode:

The four podcasts Eddie co-hosts: Now you know why we call him the Podfather.

Make Eternia Great Again Podcast
Paranormal Dads Podcast
Daydream Instruction Manual Podcast
Falcon Punch Thunder Dads Podcast

Covert Nerd Podcast

I had the awesome opportuntiy to sit down and talk with Eddie.
We talked about life lessons we learn from the fiction we consume. From Back to the Future to Lord of the Rings and everything nerdy in between. If you like this episode please share.

Top 5 80’s Movies

October 15, 2018

What are you collecting

October 2, 2018

The Barbarian Invasion EP 22

September 12, 2018

We sat down with local comic artist Lee Bokma to talk about where he gets some of the inspiration for his art. The 3 we talked about today are Robert E Howards Conan, Thundarr the Barbarian and The Warlord. Listen to all the details.

Episode Links:

Art of Lee Bokma

Covert Nerd Podcast

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Low barrier of entry

August 17, 2018

Darkness and horror stories from Carl then some encouragement I know you need. Finally two fantastic comics you will want to check out.  Let’s get started and nerd it up.

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Why local cons Rock! And review writer Carl D Smith who shows you how the sausage is made.

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Building your community

July 12, 2018

Today we will be talking about community building then Faith from Valiant comics.

Links in the Episode:

Roseto PA Article

Faith Herbert Wikia

Shout Outs

MEGA podcast

That one time I was abducted

Two Headed Nerds

Bandrew Says podcast

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