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

9 NOV 2017: Disney Monopoly, Thor Review, and New Star Wars Trilogy

We hinted at a fantastic surprise this week and though we’re a day later, it came in the form of returning co-host Oliver White and new co-host John Ludwig. They join Commander Shipp and Trevor Law to hopefully dissect the mess of news that got released minutes before the show 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

1 NOV 2017: Stranger Things, Thor, and More!!

On this week’s SOTNU, Commander Shipp and Trevor Law are joined by new Nerd Union movie reviewer and podcaster Daniel Chaniott to talk about a few news topics, like the DC Superman horror one-shot, Pet Sematary remake, along with recap of everything that happened with Stranger Things this season. Plus, 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

Episode 5: The F-Bomb Heard ’round the Galaxy

This week the hosts discuss the latest episode of Star Trek Discovery, Harry Mudd, the plausibility of the spore drive, and of course, that F-Bomb moment.  https://media.blubrry.com/sotnu/p/content.blubrry.com/sotnu/Episode_5-The_F-Bomb_heard_round_the_galaxy_.mp3Podcast (redshirtrejects): Play in new window | Download (Duration: 54:42 — 50.1MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Google Play | TuneIn | RSS Continue Reading

Episode 4: “Malfoys, and Tardigrades, and Klingons, oh my!”

This week Zack and Kyle discuss the latest episode of Star Trek Discovery as well as how it stacks up to The Orville and previous Trek series. Join the conversation on facebook @redshirtrejects or on reddit at r/nerdunion. https://media.blubrry.com/sotnu/p/content.blubrry.com/sotnu/rsr4_final_edit_.mp3Podcast (redshirtrejects): Play in new window | Download (Duration: 55:09 — 50.5MB) Continue Reading

4 OCT 2017: Punisher and Rick & Morty Finale

This week on the SOTNU podcast, Trevor and Kenneth discuss Nintendo’s release of the SNES Mini console, setbacks with Marvel and Netflix’s Punisher release, initial impressions on The Good Place, along with tackling the season finale of Rick and Morty. You can support the show on Patreon at patreon.com/nerdunion.   Continue Reading