Nerd Rage: The Great Debates!

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Every week on Nerd Rage: The Great Debates, your moderator, Marc Abrigo, challenges the funniest stand-up comics, podcasters, and even pro-wrestlers to take sides and square off to settle some of geekdom’s hottest (and often times, weirdest) debates: how many muscle cars does Vin Diesel need to beat… read more

112 Episodes | 2017 - 2019

Sci-Fi & Die: Annihilation vs. Ex Machina

September 16th, 2019

29:50

Though we love our "Star Wars" and "Star Trek" here at Nerd Rage: TGD, sometimes you like to watch something a little more cerebral, a little more heady when it comes to sci-fi -- enter director, Alex Garland, and two …

Cary'd Away: "The Princess Bride" vs. "Robin Hood: Men In Tights"

September 9th, 2019

36:46

We're gonna be frank, here -- if you're not a fan of Cary Elwes, then you need to stop listening to this podcast, full-stop. Not this episode, but …

Nerd Rage: LIVE at Games of Berkeley!

September 2nd, 2019

51:01

Even though Komedio couldn't make its annual pilgrimage to Gen Con this year, they came to US, instead, as Berkeley's own "Games of Berkeley" was …

The Best Games of '98!

August 26th, 2019

37:38

We heard you, gamers, and after much demand, we here at Nerd Rage: TGD have gone and created a free-for-all episode for one of the BEST years in video games -- 1998! Will "Banjo-Kanzooie" be too much for "Mario Party" …

Parks & 30 Rock: Tina Fey vs. Amy Poehler

August 19th, 2019

32:28

On this episode of Nerd Rage: TGD, we've got a Bossypants Battle of epic proportions as we ask which of these comedy queens reigns supreme! Can Tina Fey come at her bestie with the fury of a mean girl, or will Amy …

Nerd Rage: LIVE in Oakland!

August 12th, 2019

1:02:11

LIVE from All-Out Comedy Theater in Oakland, California, Nerd Rage debuts with a hilarious show featuring eight all-stars in one of the most chaotic and unpredictable shows, yet! Ms. Frizzle vs. Carmen Sandiego, a …

Who's the Sexiest Star Trek Captain? With BEN HARRISON from "The Greatest Generation" Podcast!

August 5th, 2019

30:52

On this ultra-nerdy crossover episode, the very cool and hilarious Benjamin Harrison from The Greatest Generation Podcast and
Friendly Fire drops by …

The Best Movies of 1999, Part Two!

July 29th, 2019

48:54

In part TWO of the "Best Movies of the 90's" tournament, those who moved on got the opportunity to change their movie for the semi's and finals, …

The Best Movies of 1999, Part One!

July 22nd, 2019

59:55

1999 was a hell of a year for movies for us here at Komedio HQ, so what better way to talk about them than another tournament? In part one of this two-part episode, we take "The Matrix," "Office Space, "Deep Blue Sea," …

Nerd Rage: LIVE at Betabrand!

July 15th, 2019

1:06:31

On June 13th, 2019, your favorite nerds were asked to record at the Betabrand Podcast Theater in San Francisco for a very special LIVE episode of …

Dragon Age: Who's The Best Dragon?

July 8th, 2019

35:38

Dracarys, bitches! On this episode, we have a free-four-all (God, I love writing that) to decide just who is the greatest dragon in all of fiction …

Full Fourth: The Greatest American Hero

July 1st, 2019

35:07

It's the season THREE premiere, geeks, and with Independence Day on the horizon, Nerd Rage: TGD asks, "Who exactly IS the greatest American hero?" From historical bad-asses to the funniest Captain America knock-off I've …

Season 2 Finale: LIVE @ PianoFight!

June 24th, 2019

1:00:41

Wonder Dave takes the reins of hosting at this special live show at San Francisco's PianoFight for Nerd Rage: TGD's seasons TWO finale! In this …

Guys & Dolls: Toy Story vs. Child's Play

June 17th, 2019

32:14

On this week's episode of Nerd Rage: TGD, we get some new Nerd blood in to debate two different toy-themed franchises that BOTH have movies opening THIS weekend! Do Woody and Buzz have what it takes to take Chucky to …

Incendio! The Roast of Harry Potter

June 10th, 2019

59:00

Last November, in front of a sold-out audience at The Set-Up in San Francisco, Nerd Rage: TGD broke out their wands for a very special show -- THE …

Romper Room Ruckus: The Children's TV Free-For-All!

June 3rd, 2019

40:51

On this episode, Nerd Rage: TGD gets into the studio with our friends from Awesome Theater to discuss the inspiration for their new full-length …

Nerd Rage: LIVE In Santa Cruz!

May 27th, 2019

1:13:31

Nerd Rage: TGD is back on the road, folks -- this time at DNA's Comedy Lab in wonderful Santa Cruz, California. On this episode, three teams made up …

Something Lawful: The Character Alignment Show

May 20th, 2019

35:13

Hey there, Ragers! On this episode, some of your favorite Ragers (including one of two Nerd Rage's villains) go a little more intellectual as they discuss the merit of character alignments in gaming! From Dungeons & …

Courtrooms & Caucuses: Model UN vs Mock Trial

May 13th, 2019

30:07

Just when you thought this show couldn't get any nerdier, we put two of academia's nerdiest clubs against each other to see which extracurricular …

Pranks For The Memories: Jackass vs Borat

May 6th, 2019

26:45

Hey, Ragers! On this episode, Nerd Rage: TGD goes in on some your favorite out-there pranksters to see who's the real champion of embarrassing themselves in public. Do Johnny Knoxville and his merry band have what it …

Who's The Next Avenger

April 29th, 2019

38:29

No spoilers, just DREAMS and RAGE as we pick who we want to see join the Marvel Movieverse! Sure they've had over 20 movies, but we're STILL missing our favorite heroes! Who do our ragers pick as the next hero they want …

Avengers: Assembled?

April 22nd, 2019

33:14

With "Avengers: Endgame" on the horizon, it's only fitting that your friends at Nerd Rage look forward into the MCU and determine what superheroes …

Money Moves: Richie Rich vs Scrooge McDuck

April 15th, 2019

22:31

It's Tax Day, fellow nerds, so let's get right into it and decide which comics/cartoon character is the shining example of the bourgeoisie! Does Richie Rich have what it takes to deserve his place on Mt. Richmore, or …

Hell In A Zelda feat. MOTHER! F*CKING! HOODSLAM!

April 8th, 2019

39:49

Get your swords and boomerangs out, "Legend of Zelda" fans, because Nerd Rage: TGD is hanging out with the cool folks from Oakland, CA's own …

Bird Rage! The Egret Debates

April 1st, 2019

29:12

It's April Fool's Day, and on THIS episode, our producer, Will Scovill, and I decide to play a hi-LARIOUS prank on some of your favorite ragers while …

Nerd Rage: LIVE from Seattle!

March 25th, 2019

1:33:13

Recorded at The Rendezvous in downtown Seattle, sometimes with live shows, things can get chaotic -- other times, "chaotic" is an understatement. On this episode? It is most DEFINITELY the latter. Four comics from San …

The Nic Cage Tournament, Part Two

March 18th, 2019

19:05

We continue our Nicolas Cage tournament (lovingly titled the "Cage Match") in this episode as the four victors from last week's episode go …

The Nic Cage Tournament, Part One

March 11th, 2019

31:01

There isn't a holiday honoring the saint that is Nicolas Cage, but on this episode of Nerd Rage: The Great Debates, your favorite nerds do their …

NINETEEN EIGHTY FINE: The 1989 Tournament!

March 4th, 2019

30:15

What's hitting it's dirty thirty this year? EVERYTHING from 1989! And we're going to pit these nerds against each other to find out what was the BEST movie from 1989! Will Batman defeat the sinister Dead Poets Society? …

Captain's Orders: Captain Marvel vs. SHAZAM!

February 25th, 2019

22:05

On this episode of Nerd Rage: TGD, two big screen-ready Captains go head-to-head for the true mantle of "Captain Marvel!" Will Carol Danvers' photon …

Black Sails and Monkey Tails: One Piece vs. Dragonball

February 18th, 2019

30:53

Get your weeb hats on for this episode, 'cause it's the battle of anime's biggest and most long-standing series -- "One Piece" versus "Dragonball!" Will "One Piece" make Goku and company walk the plank, or will Luffy …

Valentine's Day: Singles vs. Couples!

February 11th, 2019

40:13

Valentine's Day is upon us, nerds, so let's ask the age-old question (according to Tirumari Jothi) -- what's better: being in a relationship or being …

Private Dick Measuring: Sherlock Holmes vs. Batman

February 4th, 2019

38:07

Get your magnifying glasses, kids, 'cause on THIS episode of Nerd Rage: TGD, we decide who's the better detective -- Batman or Sherlock Holmes! Will …

Nerd Rage: LIVE @ PianoFight!

January 28th, 2019

1:05:21

The Ragers go hard in this very special LIVE episode of Nerd Rage, held on January 10th at PianoFight in San Francisco! In front of 32,000 people (no need to look into that), we take three teams of some of your favorite …

Avatar: The Last Airbender vs. The Legend of Korra

January 21st, 2019

31:16

Let's get ready to brave the elements: Earth, Water, Air and Fire cause today we've got an Avatar battle of epic proportions. On this very special episode, Wonder Dave teams up with the writers of Black Nerd Problems to …

Marc's Nerd Rage: LIVE Highlights! Vol. 2

January 14th, 2019

26:40

Off the heels of a successful debut at San Francisco's PianoFight, Nerd Rage: TGD is celebrating with another hilarious compiliation of live show …

Coming Attractions Tournament, Part Two

January 7th, 2019

44:44

It's here, nerds -- the semi-finals and finals of our Coming Attractions of 2019 tournament! Will Cyberpunk 2077 hacks its way into victory past the new "Addams Family" movie, or will the cinematic debut of Sonic the …

Coming Attractions Tournament, Part One

December 31st, 2018

1:01:58

It's New Year's Eve, dorks, which means ONE thing here at Nerd Rage: TGD -- time to preview some of 2019's blockbusters! In this very special first of a two-part mini-tournament, we bring together eight Ragers to duke …

Best Gifts Ever Tournament

December 24th, 2018

45:10

It's the season of giving, everyone, and with that, we here at Nerd Rage: TGD have brought together some of your faves for one of our most favorite shows, yet! On this episode, we talk our favorite Chrismas presents …

The Christmas Special... Special!

December 17th, 2018

49:34

We're just a little over a week away from Christmas, which means -- you guessed it -- time to cue up your favorite Christmas special! In this special mini-tournament, our guests bring their favorite Christmas special to …

Scots and Thots: Outlander vs. Riverdale

December 10th, 2018

39:19

It's a scrappy one on today's episode, as we take two of TV's most popular page-to-screen adaptations and put them head-to-head. Can "Outlander" show …

The Kids Are All-Dwight: The Office (UK) vs. The Office (US)

December 3rd, 2018

33:56

We're doing some transatlantic ragin' on this episode as we talk cubicle combat -- it's "The Office" (UK) versus "The Office" (US)! Can Michael Scott show David Brent how much of a boss (or bawse) he is, or can Jim and …

Marc's Nerd Rage: LIVE Highlights!

November 26th, 2018

32:27

This week, we gave our producer Will Scovill some time off for Thanksgiving, leaving Marc to get on mic and cobble together a "best-of" show that features three of his most favorite debates from hosting "Nerd Rage: …

Pottermore-ghoulis: Harry Potter vs. Game of Thrones

November 19th, 2018

50:48

In an episode we're sure is going to be a divisive one, Nerd Rage: TGD brings together some hardcore fans of both "Harry Potter" and "A Song of Ice and Fire"/"Game of Thrones" to talk which franchise has the real magic. …

The Battle of Hogwarts!

November 12th, 2018

43:00

Alright, Harry Potter nerds -- with the "Fantastic Beasts" sequel coming out this Friday, we decided to put the houses against each other in our own personal, Nerd Rage-style Battle for Hogwarts. Does Griffindor have …

Live at Kraken Con 2018

November 5th, 2018

51:40

It’s about that time of the year when Nerd Rage visits one of our favorite local comic conventions in the Bay Area — KrakenCon! Join Wonder Dave, Tirumari Jothi, Stephen Ku, and more for a LIVE recording from the …

The Ballad of Jack Skellington

October 29th, 2018

31:18

This is Halloween, this is Halloween -- or is it Christmas? Wait, what? On this episode where we had waaaaay more fun than we thought we would, some …

Mini-Episode: Live at Tourettes Without Regrets!

October 22nd, 2018

10:26

Absurdity and MORE absurdity collide in this mini-episode of Nerd Rage: TGD, as Wonder Dave takes the hosting reins to debut Nerd Rage at Oakland's …

Tricks Vs. Treats!

October 15th, 2018

37:36

We're inching closer and closer to Nerd Rage's favorite holiday, and we've taken some of your favorite all-stars to talk all your favorite (and …

The Monster Mash! Part Two

October 8th, 2018

37:20

Halloween is approaching, nerds, so make way for the finals of this two-part tournament as four newcomers to Nerd Rage: TGD cap off our first-ever …

The Monster Mash! Part One

October 1st, 2018

51:01

With Halloween at the end of the month, we at Nerd Rage: TGD and the cast and crew of Awesome Theater's "Terror-Rama" go all in on our favorite monsters in part one of this two-part tournament! From ghosts to …

Escape from Elm Street: John Carpenter vs Wes Craven

September 24th, 2018

36:10

We're getting closer to Nerd Rage's favorite time of the year (the wolf is back!), so gear up as we talk two of horror cinema's biggest names -- Wes …

That New Sith: Old Star Wars Canon vs. New Star Wars Canon

September 10th, 2018

44:00

You've been asking for it, and Nerd Rage: TGD finally answers the call as we discuss the Star Wars universe before and after the Disney acquisition! …

Bat-Mania! Part Two.

September 3rd, 2018

40:24

In the exciting conclusion to our two-part tournament on Nerd Rage: TGD, we get to the nitty-gritty of who exactly is Batman's great villain! Can Roxie Rocket jet her way to the top over the Riddler? Can Harley Quinn …

Bat-Mania! Part One.

August 27th, 2018

52:28

In this special first half of a TWO-PART tournament on Nerd Rage: TGD, we welcome EIGHT different ragers to the floor as we discuss just who is Batman's great villain. Can Mr. Freeze put the Red Hood on ice? How much …

Nerd Rage: LIVE! @ MAGWest 2018

August 20th, 2018

46:15

In this special LIVE episode, Nerd Rage: TGD heads to Santa Clara for MAGFest 2018, the only con this side of the country dedicated to music and video games! In this episode, the Nerd Rage audience has some of your …

Nerd Rage: LIVE! @ Gen Con 2018

August 13th, 2018

44:16

In this very special live episode, Nerd Rage: TGD heads back to Indianapolis for its annual pilgrimage to Gen Con! On this episode, some of your …

Episode 42: The Board Game Battle Royale!

July 30th, 2018

33:29

Our ever popular mini-tournament format is in full GenCon mode as some of your favorite Komedio kids defend their favorite childhood board games! …

Baaaaa-ltic Avenue: Settlers of Catan vs. Monopoly

July 24th, 2018

35:17

Every now and then, you record an episode where it's off the rails virtually right off the bat. And what better episode to breed this chaos than a battle between two classic capitalist board games! Does Settlers of …

Of Dice & Decks: D&D vs. Magic: The Gathering

July 16th, 2018

41:14

On this episode, some of your favorite Ragers go toe-to-toe regarding their favorite tabletop fantasy games. Can Dungeons & Dragons show they're on a level all their own, or does Magic: The Gathering have a few …

The Geek Show vs. Komedio

July 9th, 2018

42:26

Take a bunch of geeky theater kids and put 'em against a group of nerdy comedians, and what do you get? One of the most riotous nerd-on-geek battles ever on Nerd Rage: TGD! On this episode, we take cast members from …

The Cusacks vs. The Gyllenhaals

July 2nd, 2018

40:01

In the movie business, nepotism talks, but it's talent that walks. On this episode of "Nerd Rage: The Great Debates," cast members of "The Geek Show" …

The Anime Spectacular!

June 25th, 2018

42:08

It must be Tirumari's birthday, because Nerd Rage has FINALLY gotten their druthers together to record an entire show dedicated to anime! On the first of three episodes to feature both comedians from Komedio and cast …

Nerd Rage: LIVE! @ SF Comic-Con 2018

June 18th, 2018

56:14

And we go back to where it all started for Komedio, San Francisco Comic-Con (in Oakland, because of course), for a really fun "Nerd Rage: TGD" in a PACKED house! We talk Star Wars, Star Trek, "Firefly," and geekdom's …

Nerd Rage: The Three Way Show!

June 11th, 2018

40:10

You asked for it, so we delivered -- love the occasional chaos of the Nerd Rage? Then, you're in luck, as we grab three of our favorites on Nerd Rage to debate some of their favorite nerdy things, THREE WAY-STYLE! It's …

John Hughes Spectacular

June 4th, 2018

32:04

If you loved Jake Ryan or wanted a day off with Ferris Bueller, it's for breakfast club so get on board these planes, trains and automobiles because in this episode we dig into the works of writer and director John …

Nerd Rage: LIVE @ FanimeCon 2018!

May 28th, 2018

36:47

For the first time, ever, Komedio and Nerd Rage: The Great Debates head to the Bay Area's biggest anime convention, FanimeCon 2018! This show is …

Season 1 Wrap-Up

May 21st, 2018

56:28

This week we take a break from the debate to reminisce about our past year with Nerd Rage! The Great Debates.

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Mini-Tournament: Mobile Game Madness!

May 14th, 2018

38:29

"Nerd Rage: The Great Debates" returns with a fresh new mini-tournament for you, here, as we delve into the craziness of mobile gaming! In this episode, we've got four of your favorite Nerd Rage all-stars debating their …

Built Ford Tough: Han Solo vs Indiana Jones

May 7th, 2018

31:34

In the '80s, there was only one rough and tumble actor that made being a nerd look cool, and in this episode, we celebrate Mr. Harrison Ford by …

Outta Retirement: John Wick vs. Taken

April 30th, 2018

36:47

It's the battle of the middle-aged stone-cold killers, as Nerd Rage does a deep-dive on the budding rivalry between the "John Wick" and "Taken" …

Tournament of Champions: The Finals!

April 23rd, 2018

37:50

And here we are: the FINAL FOUR and the "Nerd Rage: The Great Debates" FINALS! No spoilers here, all -- who's going to take the season one championship belt between "Dune," "Buffy the Vampire Slayer," "Saga," and "Home …

Tournament of Champions: Bracketology Elite Eight

April 18th, 2018

9:12

Wonder Dave and Kristee Ono are back cracking jokes and breaking down brackets! This time they're looking at the Elite 8. If you haven't listened to the episodes already go back and do that first cause here there be …

Tournament of Champions: Elite Eight

April 16th, 2018

52:02

The nerds get nerdier and the rage gets harder to contain as we're finally in the Elite Eight of Nerd Rage's Tournament of Champions! On this episode, we see Nerd Rage mainstays and new faces go to battle as we unpack …

Tournament of Champions: Bracketology Sweet 16

April 11th, 2018

13:40

Kristee Ono and Wonder Dave recap the Sweet 16 of the Nerd Rage Tournament of Champions 2018! Here there be spoilers matey!

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Tournament of Champions: Sweet Sixteen, Part Two

April 9th, 2018

46:29

We're back in the Sweet Sixteen, fellow Ragers, as we find ourselves in the second half of the next round in Nerd Rage's Tournament of Champions! On this episode, we see "Resident Evil" vs. "Home Alone!" Burritos vs. …

Tournament of Champions: Sweet Sixteen, Part One

April 2nd, 2018

49:15

With round one of our first four conferences over, Nerd Rage's Tournament of Champions moves onto the sweet sixteen where the winners of the first round square off for a chance to move on to the elite eight! Who will …

Tournament of Champions Bracketology Round 1

March 28th, 2018

31:11

It's our first ever Bracketology Special!

Nerd Rage All Stars and hosts of the Women's Wrestling Podcast Kristee Ono and Wonder Dave review what …

Tournament of Champions: Conference Four, Round One

March 25th, 2018

53:51

In the fourth and FINAL conference of Nerd Rage's Tournament of Champions, we bring our last eight comedians and podcasters to the fold for an …

Tournament of Champions: Conference Three, Round One

March 19th, 2018

53:46

In the THIRD conference of Nerd Rage's Tournament of Champions, we bring eight more hilarious comics, podcasters, and even a pro wrestler to the arena for a shot at the Nerd Rage Season One championship belt! On this …

Tournament of Champions: Conference Two, Round One

March 12th, 2018

38:19

In round one of conference two in Nerd Rage's Tournament of Champions, we bring eight more comics, writers, and podcasters to the fold to crown our …

Tournament of Champions: Conference One, Round One

March 5th, 2018

49:50


Nerd Rage: TGD meets March Madness as we're here with the first-ever Nerd Rage: Tournament of Champions! Thirty-two comics, podcasters, and writers have come together to champion their most treasured geekdom through an …

Ocarinas & Odysseys: Super Mario vs. Legend of Zelda

February 26th, 2018

36:54

It's icon vs. icon on this episode of Nerd Rage when our debaters go head-to-head discussing two of Nintendo's biggest cash cows. Does the "Super Mario" franchise have the fire flower-power to burn our favorite Hylian, …

Fus Ro Dark: Horror vs. Fantasy Games

February 19th, 2018

38:01

In this episode Nerd Rage, we took some of our more vocal gamers to pit genre versus genre in this debate of horror vs. fantasy games. Can "Resident Evil" and "Silent Hill" strike enough fear into the hearts of Team …

Nerd Rage: Battle of the OTP's!

February 12th, 2018

36:08

With Valentine's Day just around the corner, Nerd Rage: TGD grabbed some of your favorite all-stars to debate their favorite One True Pairings from their geekdom of choice. How will Jayne and Mal from "Firefly" fare …

Live at SF Sketchfest 2018

February 5th, 2018

49:25

Komedio and Nerd Rage: TGD started 2018 like a house on fire, ending their January back home with a raucous live show for SF Sketchfest! Recorded live at the Gateway Theater in San Francisco, Nerd Rage debates the best …

Live at Further Confusion 2018!

January 29th, 2018

49:03

Earlier this month, Komedio and Nerd Rage: TGD were lucky enough to have been invited to Further Confusion 2018 in San Jose, California. What happens when your favorite debaters go head-to-head with each other in front …

Nerd Rage's Jackie Chan Spectacular

January 22nd, 2018

42:13

Well, it's the third week of January, which can only mean one thing -- we're just a few months away from Jackie Chan's birthday! And what better gift can an actor get than a bunch of nerds debating their work on a …

Live at Dark Odyssey 2017: Part 2

January 15th, 2018

31:25

When one of the nation's biggest kink conventions decides to put on a live recording for a geeky podcast, what hijinx could possibly happen? Find out …

Live at Dark Odyssey 2017: Part 1

January 8th, 2018

48:44

When one of the nation's biggest kink conventions decides to put on a live recording for a geeky podcast, what hijinx could possibly happen? Find out …

New Year's Resolutions

January 1st, 2018

36:41

It's the New Year and at Nerd Rage: TGD we take our resolutions very seriously. This week we'll be pitting the top New Year's Eve cliches against …

Nerd Rage: Year in Movies (2017)

December 26th, 2017

38:31

In Nerd Rage: TGD's year-in-review of our favorite (and not-so-favorite) nerdy flicks, we bring out a whole cavalcade of Nerd Rage all-stars to …

Yippie-Ki-Yay, Mogwaif*cker: Gremlins vs Die Hard

December 18th, 2017

38:33

On this episode of "Nerd Rage," the Debaters argue over the best non-traditional Christmas movie. Will "Die Hard" be just another midnight snack for Gizmo and company, or will John McClain prove HE runs Nakatomi Plaza? …

Nostalgia Wars: '80s vs '90s Cartoons

December 11th, 2017

38:23

Cartoon nerds, unite, as we pull out all the stops in discussing our favorite animated shows from both the '80s and '90s. How do the Muppet Babies …

War and Capiche: "The Sopranos" vs "The Wire"

December 4th, 2017

45:00

On this episode of "Nerd Rage: The Great Debates," we call up our most loyal enforcers to settle which game-changing crime drama was the bigger hit. Does "The Sopranos" have what it takes to come at the king, or will …

Nerd Rage: Live at GenCon 50

November 27th, 2017

1:13:34

The "Nerd Rage" crew flew all the way to Indianapolis for a SOLD-OUT live recording at GenCon 50 -- the "best four days in gaming!" On this very …

Nerd Rage: One-Shots!

November 20th, 2017

37:55

In a little bit of a departure from both our usual show format and any semblance of sobriety, we at the Great Debates go hard in the paint with three totally unrelated (but still hilarious) topics: a battle of the …

A Sondheim of Ice & Fire: '80s Musicals vs '70s Musicals

November 13th, 2017

44:31

Two of Broadway's most influential eras go full-on Jets vs. Sharks on this episode, when we debate musicals from the 1980's vs. musicals from the …

Animation Anonymous: Bojack Horseman vs. Rick and Morty

November 6th, 2017

48:18

We open up the month of November with the battle of the slightly depressing, but always hilarious adult cartoons. Will Netflix's favorite drunken …

Undead Serious: The Walking Dead vs. Evil Dead

October 30th, 2017

35:20

On the third and final part of Nerd Rage's spook-tacular, our teams get into what happens when you have two of the biggest undead-related franchises …

Slash Fiction: Freddy vs. Jason vs. Alien vs. Predator

October 23rd, 2017

35:42

On the second part of Nerd Rage’s Halloween spook-tacular, our nerds go all in on sci-fi and horror’s biggest showdowns for the ultimate bloodbath. …

Enter The Blair-anormal: 90’s Horror vs. 00’s Horror

October 16th, 2017

45:06

Get your favorite creepy novelty masks out, cool kids, because in the first part of our Nerd Rage Halloween Spooktacular, we pit the most influential …

Nerd Rage Live at San Francisco Comic Con 2017

October 9th, 2017

21:23

Coming at you from SF Comic-Con 2017, Komedio is joined by the hilarious Jackie Kashian (“Conan,” The Dork Forest podcast, The Nerdist) for another edition of “Nerd Rage: The Great Debates” -- recorded LIVE from the …

Live at Silicon Valley Comic Con 2017

October 2nd, 2017

53:27

Silicon Valley Comic-CONQUEST! On this episode, Komedio is joined by very special guest Mike Drucker ("Bill Nye Saves The World," "The Tonight Show w/ Jimmy Fallon") for the very first iteration of "Nerd Rage: The Great …

Cowabun-GO!: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles vs. Teen Titans

September 25th, 2017

42:01

With more hormones than a season of “Thirteen Reasons Why,” Nerd Rage: TGD is back with the battle of the teenage superhero teams! Are the Turtles a single deathstroke away from victory, or will the Titans leave our …

Murder In the First-Person: Overwatch vs. Team Fortress 2

September 18th, 2017

42:51

On this episode of “Nerd Rage: The Great Debates,” we get some of Komedio’s biggest gamers in one room to talk team-based, FPS superiority! Can the …

Ghost Encounters of the Third Kind: INDEPENDENCE DAY vs. GHOSTBUSTERS

September 11th, 2017

43:07

Nerd Rage jumps into two movie franchises tailor-made to be watched over and over again on cable. Do New York’s finest paranormal investigators have …

Hakuna Moana: Old Disney vs. New Disney

September 4th, 2017

52:15

Dust off that pair of Mickey Mouse ears and put on your favorite soundtrack, ‘cause on this episode, Disney’s “greatest generation” takes on its …

Fusions & Fireballs: Super Smash Bros. vs. Steven Universe

August 29th, 2017

37:19

On this episode, we’re talking bright colors, vibrant animation, and the catchiest tunes you’ll ever hear. Does our favorite plumber and the rest of …

A Neo Hope: STAR WARS vs. THE MATRIX

August 21st, 2017

36:35

When two movies change the landscape of Hollywood forever, only one can win a duel of the fates. Can Luke Skywalker and the “Star Wars” gang Force …

Babies, Geniuses, and Baby Geniuses: Nickelodeon vs. Cartoon Network

August 14th, 2017

39:17

From Bluffington to Townsville, if you grew up in the ‘90s or early 2000’s and loved cartoons, you were either all about the Big Orange or the Black-and-White. In this episode, our teams attempt to prove beyond the …

Agents of D.I.E.S.E.L.: The Marvel Cinematic Universe vs. The Fast & The Furious

August 7th, 2017

50:29

One team is a group of world-saving badasses who defy the laws of gravity and physics, and the other is the Avengers. In this episode, our teams attempt to set the record straight over which of these two blockbuster …

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