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NERD’s Top 10 Movies of 2013

Now that we’ve all had time to catch-up on all our must-see movies of 2013, members of the Never Ending Radical Dude movie writing team have compiled their lists for the Top 10 Movies of 2013. While we are all like-minded...


Field Trip: Big Wow ComicFest 2014

Despite a few minor hiccups (Mostly fart and pratfall related), this Old Timer would say that BigWow Comicfest 2014 was a rousing high-five of a success. Big Wow had many of the things I look for in a convention. Namely comics....


Hidden Gems: RICK AND MORTY

I am a taco. Right now, in a dimension slightly sideways from ours, my insides are comprised entirely of cheeses and spiced meats. I’m sitting on a chair made of bubbles and I am typing away on my computer with my little ...



Top 5 Most Anticipated Summer Blockbusters of 2014!

The summer blockbuster movie season is upon us with the release of THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN 2 this week and I couldn’t be more ready for the incoming onslaught of awesome big budget flicks! This year has been kind enough to...


Nerd Rants: MARVEL AGENTS OF SHIELD’S Interesting New Direction

WARNING: Major spoilers for those of you not caught up on MARVEL AGENTS OF SHIELD. If you care… Well, it only took 17 episodes for MARVEL’S AGENTS OF SHIELD to make my nerd pants feel tighter.  The question is, wi...


In Defense Of: GHOSTBUSTERS 2

I was 5 years old when I first saw GHOSTBUSTERS. I remember that it was on a VHS that included Michael Jackson’s THRILLER and some random television commercials that my dad had found particularly enjoyable.  I know this ...



Top 5 MARVEL NOW! Comic Books So Far

Back in October 0f 2012 Marvel decided it was time to change things up after their AVENGERS VS. X-MEN summer event mini-series. They branded this new vision “MARVEL NOW!” giving readers a new “jumping-on”...


Interview: Derrick Beckles Creator of TV CARNAGE and HOT PACKAGE

I recently had the chance to pick the brain of Canadian-spawned entertainer/comedian Derrick Beckles to discover how the hell he got wrapped up in the production of THE SANTA CLAUS 2 starring Tim “The Tool Man” Tayl...


Top 5 Summer Blockbusters of 2013

Now is as good a time as any to take pause and look back at the 2013 summer blockbusters that stand out as the cream of the Smallville crop! Those of you interested in comparing lists should take a gander at my Top 5 Most Antic...



Field Trip: Detroit’s YOUMACON 2013

This is an account of a four day long convention. If you are merely curious about specific features of the convention, the relevant paragraphs are in red, everything else is in black and is a chronicle of my time at the con. No...


Nerd Rants: A True Marvel Cinematic Universe

If you’re a Marvel movies junkie, this time in history must be heaven for you.  Sure, there have been missteps: a PUNISHER: WAR ZONE here, some DAREDEVIL there, a sprinkling of Tim Story FANTASTIC FOUR movies and the che...


Hidden Gems: BRAVEST WARRIORS

Quirky animated shows are nothing new, especially these days with the continuing popularity of Adult Swim, but if you are only watching television you’re likely to miss one of the best shows to ever come out of the genre: BRA...



Field Trip: Sun King’s Flagon Slayer, A Beer for Gamers at Gen Con 2013

On the eve of Gen Con, the Sun King Brewery tapped their specialty brewed beer dubbed Flagon Slayer and shared their recent concoction with the people it was brewed for: Gen Con attendees. The official beer of Gen Con 2013, Su...


Field Trip: Indianapolis Gen Con Gaming Convention 2013

On August 15, 2013, Gen Con, the self proclaimed “best four days in gaming”, once again descended upon Indianapolis, Indiana, taking over downtown Indy and ruling it with D12’s in hand. For those of you not fa...


Nerd Rants: Xbox One vs. PlayStation 4 reveals

For the sake of this Nerd Rant I’m going to put two things out there: I am predominately a Xbox gamer and that the Wii U will not be mentioned in this next-generation console war argument because Nintendo pretty much want...



Hidden Gems: THE PRIVATE EYE Digital Comic Series

Like it or not, the comic book landscape is changing. Fading are the days of scrounging up loose change from underneath the couch cushions in order to buy the newest #1 comic book at your local store featuring a special hologra...


Top 5 Most Anticipated Summer Blockbusters of 2013!

The 2013 summer blockbuster season kicks off in just a few days with the release of IRON MAN 3. This summer is so overwhelmingly crowded with top notch blockbusters that we have already been treated to 2 films in the form of G....


Field Trip: Dungeons & Dragons Game Night

Sharpen your blades. Tighten your chain mail. loosen up that quiver (eww). What I mean to say is exercise your dice shaking hand. Unbutton your belt and pants button (ya, you heard me). Sit your happy ass down and get ready to ...



Nerd Rants: Foreign Films Americanized Much Too Soon

Once again I find myself in a ranting mood, but this time my ire is with a long standing Hollywood tradition rather than a single work of film. Hollywood has long tolerated the practice of remaking recent foreign films for Amer...


In Defense Of: The CW’s ARROW

Call me crazy, but it is my personal opinion that without a doubt, the greatest television show, in all of recorded history is.. (no, it’s not M.A.S.H. or even After M.A.S.H.) …but the CW’s ARROW! O.K., so I’m o...