Best board games under $50 for the holidays

So it’s that time of year again. You’ve have to sit down and find the perfect gift for your lovely nerd family member. You know they’re into dragons or lightsabers and board games, but you don’t have the first idea of where to start. Somehow Monopoly or Yahtzee doesn’t seem Continue Reading

17 Nov 2017: How EA Set Fire to the Internet

This week we discuss the Lord of the Rings series on Amazon, the Galaxy Quest TV show, and the Gal Gadot v Brett Ratner story in the rundown. For our main event, the crew dissects the controversy ignited by Electronic Arts/DICE’s latest game, Star Wars: Battlefront II. Why has this game Continue Reading

Episode 9: Are We in the Prime Universe, and why DSC follows Movie rules

This episode Zach and Kyle break down the chapter 1 finale of Star Trek Discovery. They are joined by Nerd Union contributor Trevor Law. Among the topics they discuss are the idea that Star Trek Discovery isn’t set in the Prime Universe after all, and the fundamental weaknesses underlying DSC’s Continue Reading

To The Media: You Are Entitled to Nothing

Earlier this week my newsfeed was filled with news of the unthinkable: Disney had banned the LA Times from all screenings of the company. One of their critics had been banned from a critic screening of Thor Ragnarok. The media community rallied behind the Times, and decided that they would Continue Reading

Episode 8 “What the Frak just happened?”

This week James and Trevor dissect the latest episode of Star Trek Discovery “Si Vis Pacum, Para Bellum.” They ask the hard questions like, “What is going on?” “what happened?” and “Who are these people?” They also discuss whether The Orville really is as good as all the Discovery haters Continue Reading

Open Letter From Nerd Union to Our Readers

Nerd Union is moving into a new era. Times have changed, and it’s time for Nerd Union to change with them. We love writing content for you. We love providing news and editorial designed for the everyday nerd, but in order to move into this new and improved phase for Continue Reading

Episode 7: Dwight The Revenge and what starter Pokemon would Khan have chosen

Red Shirt Rejects is back this week with their recap and review of the latest episode of Star Trek Discovery, “Magic to Make the Sanest Man Go Mad.” Since Zach — The Wild Turkey himself — is out this week galavanting around the cosmos we have Trevor Law, a fellow Continue Reading

Episode 6: Darmok and Jalad at the Disco

Your hosts Zach and James bring you the latest anaylsis from the sixth episode of Star Trek Disco! That’s a thing right? Say it with me D-I-S-C-O! It feels right. In addition to episode 6, “Lethe” we analysis Will Wheaton’s short story in “From a Certain Point of View” and blather Continue Reading

Even if Ash Tyler isn’t [Spoiler], he’s still guilty of something

Correction: Even though the latest episode did not disprove the theory as to Ash Tyler’s identity, his uniform which the central piece of this article centers around was a new uniform not pictured yet.  So, by now you can’t really get on a Star Trek news site, forum, or fan Continue Reading