Wizard and the Bruiser

By Wizard and the Bruiser

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cheryl
 Oct 26, 2018

Jason
 Oct 22, 2018
Funny and informative! Funformative! great show with charismatic hosts

Mico
 Oct 1, 2018
Nerd-geeks talking Geek-nerd media and culture.

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 Jul 20, 2018

Description

Holden McNeely and Jake Young are your guides on a psychotropic journey into the secret origins of nerd culture. Fill your ears with education each week as the hosts tackle subjects from the worlds of comic books, video games, anime and film. Untold stories, bizarre facts and crazed deconstructions will fly at you at dangerous speeds, do not listen if you are pregnant or nursing. Make no mistake, this IS the sweatiest podcast in human history.

Episode Date
J.R.R. Tolkien's The Lord of the Rings Pt. I
01:12:40
Join Holden and Jake as they voyage to Middle Earth as they explore the story behind J.R.R. Tolkien and his expansive fantasy series "The Lord of the Rings". 
 
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Dec 06, 2018
Home Alone
01:17:35

Holden and Jake discuss the story behind 1990's Christmas classic "Home Alone"

 

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Nov 29, 2018
Super Mario Bros.
01:22:56
Holden and Jake discuss the story behind one of the greatest video games of all time, Super Mario Bros. 
 
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Nov 22, 2018
Leslie Nielsen
01:10:25
Holden and Jake discussed the life and times of famed comedic actor Leslie Nielsen.
 
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Nov 15, 2018
Avatar: The Last Airbender
01:07:52

Holden and Jake discuss the making of "Avatar: The Last Airbender" and discuss the series, books, and yes, the M. Night Shyamalan movie. 

 
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Nov 08, 2018
Goosebumps
01:07:24

Listener beware, you're in for a scare! Holden and Jake discuss the "Goosebumps" books, tv shows and movies and explore the true story behind beloved author R.L. Stine's iconic series. 

 

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Nov 01, 2018
Fallout Pt. 2
01:33:44

Holden and Jake are back to discuss even more Fallout, and they are joined by Marcus Parks to give you "the gush" over their favorite things about the franchise. 

 
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Oct 25, 2018
Fallout Pt. 1
01:01:39

Holden and Jake explore the history behind post-apocalyptic role-playing video game series "Fallout". 


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Oct 18, 2018
The Exorcist
01:19:49
Holden and Jake discuss the story behind 1973's "The Exorcist" and the movie's enduring legacy and curse. 
 
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Oct 11, 2018
World of Warcraft
01:15:46
Holden and Jake are joined by Nathan Yaffe (Cartoon Hell) to discuss the appeal, history, and memes of MMORPG giant "World of Warcraft".
 
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Oct 04, 2018
Bonus Ep: Talking Don Bluth with Caldwell Tanner
11:45

Hey guys! Here's a portion of Jake's conversation with cartoonist and podcaster Caldwell Tanner(Cartoon Hell, Not Another D&D Podcast). They discuss everything weird and wonderful about the world of Don Bluth.

 

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Oct 02, 2018
Don Bluth
01:28:02
Holden and Jake discuss the history, successes and failures of beloved animator Don Bluth.
 
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Sep 27, 2018
The Joker
01:24:49
Holden and Jake discuss the story behind iconic Batman villain "The Joker"
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Sep 20, 2018
Minecraft
01:11:50

 

Holden and Jake discuss the history, development and drama behind Swedish sandbox video game "Minecraft".
 
 
 
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Sep 13, 2018
Ghostbusters Pt. II
01:28:00
 
Holden and Jake continue their series on the Ghostbusters franchise and discuss the tv show, video game and the all female reboot.
 
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Sep 06, 2018
Ghostbusters Pt. I
01:13:19

 

Your favorite giant marshmallow men Holden and Jake discuss the story behind the first Ghostbusters movie and the launching of a decades-long franchise. 
 
 
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Aug 30, 2018
Garfield
01:16:17

Holden and Jake discuss the history of everyone's favorite fat cat, Garfield.

 
 
 
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Aug 23, 2018
Super Smash Bros. Melee
01:17:06

Holden and Jake discuss the story behind and continuing legacy of "Super Smash Bros. Melee".

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Aug 16, 2018
The Blair Witch Project
01:11:37
Holden and Jake discuss the making and impact of 1999's "The Blair Witch Project". To receive your first month of treatment for free, go to http://keeps.com/wizard Want even more Wizbru? Patreon supporters get access to bonus content. https://www.patreon.com/wizbru Casa Bossa Nova, Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
Aug 09, 2018
Mick Foley
01:20:55
Holden and Jake are joined by Ben Kissel to discuss the life and times of world class wrestler and entertainer Mick Foley. Want even more WizBru? Patreon supporters get bonus content. https://www.patreon.com/wizbru
Aug 02, 2018
Tomb Raider
01:15:06
Holden and Jake talk Tomb Raider and the story behind one of the most popular video game franchises ever. Want even more WizBru? Patrons get access to bonus content! https://www.patreon.com/wizbru Hep Cat, Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
Jul 26, 2018
Tetris
01:11:00
Travel back to 1984 Soviet Russia with Holden and Jake and uncover the incredible true story behind one of the world's most popular and influential games. Can't get enough WizBru? Support us on our Patreon to get access to bonus content! https://www.patreon.com/wizbru
Jul 19, 2018
Toy Story Part II
01:10:02
Holden and Jake are back to talk about the Toy Story sequels, franchise woes, and a seriously insane story of how Toy Story 2 was almost deleted. Want to help the show? Support us on Patreon and get exclusive bonus content. https://www.patreon.com/wizbru Nowhere Land, Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
Jul 12, 2018
Toy Story
01:18:19
Holden and Jake discuss the incredible true story behind 1995's iconic computer-animated "Toy Story". Want even more Wizbru action? Our Patreon supporters get bonus content! https://www.patreon.com/wizbru Cassa Bossa Nova, Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
Jul 05, 2018
Superman Part III
01:14:35
Holden and Jake wrap up their three parter on Superman by diving into the more modern incarnations, from the 90s to today. It's a bird, it's a plane, it's bonus content! Support us on Patreon today! https://www.patreon.com/wizbru
Jun 28, 2018
Superman Part II
01:16:09
Holden and Jake are back with Part II of their series on Superman. They talk the Superman musical, the insane story behind 1978's "Superman" and whether they'd watch Supergirl kiss Lois Lane. Want even more insane histories behind your favorite pop culture icons? Support us on Patreon! https://www.patreon.com/wizbru
Jun 21, 2018
Superman Part I
01:06:37
It's a bird! It's a plane! It's Holden & Jake's first episode on Superman! Holden & Jake discuss DC comic's "Superman", created in 1933 by nerd visionaries Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster. Our generous patrons on Patreon help us release episodes faster than a speeding bullet. Support us today!
Jun 14, 2018
Troma
01:20:27
Holden and Jake discuss the radioactive, gory and delightfully disgusting history of all things Troma. This topic was given to us by one of our Patreon patrons. Support us today! https://www.patreon.com/wizbru Too Cool Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
Jun 07, 2018
DOOM II
01:19:06
Holden and Jake continue their talk on DOOM, following John Romero's split with id Software, the disastrous "Daikatana" and the continuing success of the DOOM franchise. We fight even more hell spawn on our Patreon. Support us today! https://www.patreon.com/wizbru Too Cool Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
May 31, 2018
DOOM
01:10:56
Holden and Jake discuss the history, development and impact of id Software's "DOOM". We fight even more hell spawn on our Patreon. Support us today! https://www.patreon.com/wizbru
May 24, 2018
JoJo's Bizarre Adventure
01:21:28
Holden & Jake discuss the bizarre history of the fabulous "JoJo's Bizarre Adventure".  This topic was given to us by one of our Patreon supporters. Want us to to talk about your favorite fandom? Support us on Patreon! https://www.patreon.com/wizbru
May 17, 2018
Transformers II
01:16:55
This week Holden & Jake wrap up their discussion of Transformers by exploring the Michael Bay movies. Want even more transforming robots? Support Holden & Jake on Patreon for bonus content! https://www.patreon.com/wizbru Itty Bitty 8 Bit Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
May 10, 2018
Transformers: The Origin Story
01:14:41
Holden and Jake journey back to the 80s to discuss the history of "Transformers" and trace how the toys became a cultural phenomenon. Patreon subscribers get even more than meets the eye! https://www.patreon.com/wizbru
May 03, 2018
BioShock
01:14:28
Holden and Jake dive into the world of BioShock. Patreon subscribers get bonus content, behind the scene peeks and help us choose upcoming topics! Support us today! https://www.patreon.com/wizbru
Apr 26, 2018
Jurassic Park
01:10:30
Holden and Jake discuss "Jurassic Park", from the Michael Crichton book to the impressive special effects in the Steven Spielberg film. This topic was chosen by one of our Patreon subscribers - support us today and get weekly bonus content! https://www.patreon.com/wizbru Theme for Harold (var. 3) Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
Apr 19, 2018
Godzilla Bonus with Matt McMuscles
12:46
Didn't get your fill of Godzilla? Matt McMuscles joins us to talk even more video games, comics and "Godzilla goes to Hell". The whole episode plus lots of other bonus goodies are available to $5 and up subscribers on our Patreon page. https://www.patreon.com/wizbru
Apr 16, 2018
Ghost Rider
01:12:57
Holden and Jake talk the history of Ghost Rider, from Johnny Blaze to Nicholas Cage. Patreon subscribers get even more skull-blazing content, consider supporting us today! https://www.patreon.com/wizbru Theme for Harold (var. 3) Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
Apr 12, 2018
Shadow of the Colossus
01:04:14
Holden & Jake discuss the history, development and impact of 2004's "Shadow of the Colossus". Patreon subscribers get even more Wizard and Bruiser action! https://www.patreon.com/wizbru
Apr 05, 2018
Godzilla
01:29:54
Holden & Jake are joined by Matt McMuscles ( https://twitter.com/MattMcMuscles ) to discuss all there is to know about Godzilla. Want even more radioactive monsters? Support us on Patreon! https://www.patreon.com/wizbru
Mar 29, 2018
The Iron Giant
01:10:39
Holden & Jake discuss 1999's animation classic "The Iron Giant". This episode is brought to you by our supporters on Patreon. https://www.patreon.com/wizbru
Mar 22, 2018
Philip K. Dick
01:14:35

Holden and Jake discuss the life, work and legacy of science fiction writer Philip K. Dick. This topic was chosen by one of our Patreon supporters. Want even more Holden & Jake? Consider supporting us on Patreon! https://www.patreon.com/wizbru

Mar 15, 2018
Street Fighter Part II
01:18:45
Holden & Jake are back to talk even more Streetfighter. Want even more Wizbru? Consider supporting us on Patreon!
Mar 08, 2018
Talkin' "Street Fighter" with Woolie from Super Best Friends!
40:12
In this bonus episode Jake sits down with Woolie to discuss all things "Street Fighter". Enjoy the show? Consider supporting us on Patreon!
Mar 06, 2018
Street Fighter Part I
01:11:10
Holden & Jake discuss the iconic "Street Fighter" franchise in our multi-part series. Enjoy the show? Consider supporting us on Patreon! https://www.patreon.com/wizbru
Mar 01, 2018
Kingdom Hearts
01:12:18
Holden and Jake discuss "Kingdom Hearts", from the early days in development to the numerous sequels, and they seek to finally answer the question "Does Mickey fuck?" Brought to you in part by our supporters on Patreon.
Feb 22, 2018
Doritos & Mountain Dew
01:00:40
Starting from the early days of hillbilly themed snacking to video game tie-ins and memes, Holden and Jake talk about the premium gamer fuel that is Doritos & Mountain Dew. This week's topic was chosen by our Patreon subscribers.
Feb 15, 2018
Doritos & Mountain Dew
01:00:40
Starting from the early days of hillbilly themed snacking to video game tie-ins and memes, Holden and Jake talk about the premium gamer fuel that is Doritos & Mountain Dew. This week's topic was chosen by our Patreon subscribers.
Feb 15, 2018
Hellboy
01:09:45
Holden & Jake discuss Hellboy - from the early days being published by Dark Horse Comics to the Guillermo del Toro movies. This week's topic was picked by one of our Dungeon Master tier Patreon subscribers
Feb 08, 2018
Naruto
01:06:32
This week Jake and Holden discuss the lore, legacy and development of Naruto.
Feb 02, 2018
The Haunted Mansion
01:03:46
Jake and Holden discuss the history of and legends surrounding The Haunted Mansion ride at Disney!
Jan 26, 2018
Dark Souls
01:13:23
Holden and Jake discuss the creation, gameplay, and fan community of Dark Souls.
Jan 19, 2018
The Empire Strikes Back
01:06:52
Jake and Holden discuss the creation and nuances of The Empire Strikes Back!
Jan 12, 2018
Evil Dead
01:02:21
Jake and Holden review cult horror classic, Evil Dead, and discuss what made the movie so wonderfully, disgustingly terrifying.
Jan 04, 2018
The X-men Part 2
01:08:50
Jake and Holden discuss the more recent renditions of the X-men, including the television cartoons they loved while growing up, and the modern movies.
Dec 29, 2017
The X-Men Part 1
01:04:51
Holden and Jake delve into the origin of the X-Men comics, their creators, and how the team has evolved and improved.
Dec 22, 2017
Patreon Snack: The X-Files with Henry Zebrowski
05:17
Check out a segment of our latest Patreon episode featuring an X-files-centric conversation with Holden and Henry Zebrowski. If you want to check out the full episode, please consider becoming a Patreon subscriber by going to patreon.com/wizbru
Dec 15, 2017
The X-Files
01:09:39
Jake and Holden are joined by Marie to talk all things X-Files!
Dec 15, 2017
Weird Al Yankovic
01:11:07
Holden and Jake discuss the career and eccentric works of Weird Al Yankovic.
Dec 08, 2017
The Muppets - Part 2
01:11:58
Holden and Jake discuss Jim Henson's later works, the continuation of The Muppets after his passing, and the modern revival of our plush pals.
Dec 01, 2017
The Muppets Part 1
01:02:40
Holden and Jake learn about Jim Henson's life, his lead up to the creation of the Muppets, and some of the characters' early appearances.
Nov 24, 2017
Deadpool
01:03:35
Jake and Holden delve into the most sarcastic superhero of all, Deadpool! They talk the comic book character's creation, the movie that was saved by Deadpool himself: Ryan Reynolds.
Nov 15, 2017
Resident Evil
01:06:14
Holden and Jake discuss the Resident Evil series, including the scariness of the games, the terrible voice acting, and the movie spin offs.
Nov 09, 2017
Hayao Miyazaki
01:06:07
Jake and Holden discuss the works of Japanese writer, director, and artist Hayao Miyazaki.
Nov 03, 2017
The Thing
56:02
Holden and Jake talk about one of their favorite sci-fi horror films, The Thing - it's history, creation, and all sorts of crazy fan theories surrounding the infamous plot.
Oct 27, 2017
Special Patreon Announcement: New Weekly Bonus Shows!
09:10
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Oct 23, 2017
Mass Effect
01:06:28
Holden and Jake talk about the Mass Effect series - its creation, fan reactions to the game, and personal experiences and relationships with the series.
Oct 19, 2017
Spider-Man Part 2
01:09:41
Jake and Holden conclude their voyage into the Spider-Man universe by discussing the challenges Peter Parker (and his writers) face as an adult and family man, and all the Spider-Man movies and TV iterations.
Oct 12, 2017
Spider-Man Part 1
01:03:12
Holden and Jake talk the creation of Spider-Man, the comics and artists who inspired the series, and the concept of having a hero who had real life problems.
Oct 06, 2017
Megaman
59:29
Holden and Jake learn about the creation and many iterations of the classic game.
Sep 29, 2017
Sailor Moon
01:03:25
Jake and Holden are joined by Jake's sweetie pie, Marie, to talk about the creation of Sailor Moon and discuss what made it a revolutionary work.
Sep 21, 2017
The Matrix
01:01:02
Jake and Holden learn all about everybody's favorite classic 90's movie, The Matrix! They discuss everything from creators to characters to all the excellent music, to the icky icky goo pods.
Sep 14, 2017
Final Fantasy 7 - Part 2
01:01:07
Jake and Holden finish their review of Final Fantasy 7 by sharing their personal experiences with the game.
Sep 07, 2017
Final Fantasy 7 - Part 1
01:07:36
Holden and Jake discuss the origin of Final Fantasy 7, one of the most groundbreaking video games of all time, the creative team who built it, and the reasons why it was a game-changer for the gaming world.
Sep 01, 2017
Calvin and Hobbes
01:03:04
Holden and Jake discuss everyone’s favorite newspaper comic, Calvin and Hobbes, learn about creator Bill Watterson’s influences and decision not to merchandise his work, and discuss personal relationships to the comic and characters.
Aug 24, 2017
Akira
01:04:51
Jake and Holden discuss the groundbreaking Akira series, including its creator, the outrageously detailed manga, and its transition to an anime film.
Aug 17, 2017
Skyrim
01:11:44
Holden and Jake tackle the monolithic game Skyrim, learning about its development, reminiscing about personal gameplay, and reliving some of the most fun story lines.
Aug 10, 2017
Thor
01:07:15
Jake and Holden learn about the history of Thor, his creators, many iterations, and what those circles on his chest plate are.
Aug 03, 2017
Nindendo DS
01:03:31
Jake and Holden discuss the creation and evolution of the Nintendo DS, and the effect its presence has had on the gaming community.
Jul 27, 2017
Game of Thrones
01:07:03
Holden and Jake are joined by Cast Of Thrones’ Tim Lanning and Jennifer Cheek to talk Game of Thrones, their personal relationships with the series, and its creator George RR Martin.
Jul 21, 2017
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Part 2
58:52
Jake and Holden return to the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles franchise to talk about the many, many iterations of the series and some of the wackiest TMNT merchandise available.
Jul 14, 2017
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Part 1
01:01:45
Holden and Jake take on the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, and learn all about its creators, and its run as a comic, 80’s animated series, and movie.
Jul 07, 2017
Bungie
01:13:49
Jake and Holden learn about Bungie, the creators of Halo and Destiny, and lovers of pizza and cargo shorts.
Jun 30, 2017
Preacher
01:02:19
Jake, Holden and Marcus learn about the prolific Preacher series and its creator.
Jun 23, 2017
The Rock
01:07:08
Holden, Jake and Marcus learn all about Dwayne Johnson: the football player, the wrestler, the actor, the legend.
Jun 16, 2017
Friday the Thirteenth
01:01:48
Holden and Jake delve into the Friday the Thirteenth series, learn about the path that led director Sean S Cunningham to make the iconic movies, and the exceptionally mixed reception of the films.
Jun 09, 2017
Metroid
01:05:28
Jake and Holden delve into the Metroid series, discussing Yoshio Sakamoto's influence, all the best iterations of the game, and Metroid-inspired games.
Jun 01, 2017
Castlevania
01:10:53

Holden and Jake teach us about the history and evolution of the Castlevania games.

May 26, 2017
Dragon Ball Giggle Flicks
01:22:19
Holden and Jake bring you an extra special commentary track of Dragonball Evolution. Watch along with them as they riff on everyone's favorite terrible remake.
May 21, 2017
Dragon Ball II
48:25
Jake and Holden dive back into a second helping of the Dragon Ball series, discussing strange facts about the franchise, and the bizarre way the characters are constantly getting exponentially stronger.
May 18, 2017
Dragon Ball Part I
57:48
Jake and Holden discuss the enormous history of Dragon Ball, and the legacy of its creator, Akira Toriyama.
May 12, 2017
Gorillaz
01:10:41
Jake and Holden teach us about the history of The Gorillaz - how the influx of 'bad music' drove the band to be successful, and their relationship with Tank Girl.
May 05, 2017
Persona
55:16
Jake and Holden explain the monolithic history of the Persona video game series, and Holden chooses his waifu.
Apr 28, 2017
Wonder Woman
59:00
Holden and Jake dissect the history of Wonder Woman and her creators. Check out Holden at HoldenMcNeely.com and on his Twitch stream Twitch.tv/HoldenatorsHo Follow Jake Young on Twitter @BestJakeYoung like and share his work on Dorkly.com!
Apr 22, 2017
Magic: The Gathering
58:55
Holden McNeely, Jake Young and Marcus Parks unravel the confusing legacy of the card game Magic: The Gathering.
Apr 13, 2017
Spongebob Squarepants
57:03
Holden McNeely, Jake Young and Marcus Parks investigate who lives in a pineapple under the sea: Spongebob Squarepants.
Apr 06, 2017
Grand Theft Auto: Part 2
01:02:56
Holden McNeely, Jake Young and Marcus Parks bring you the second exciting part of the Rockstar games franchise, Grand Theft Auto!
Mar 30, 2017
Grand Theft Auto: Part 1
01:03:19
Holden McNeely, Jake Young and Marcus Parks talk about the wildly successful Rockstar games franchise, Grand Theft Auto!
Mar 23, 2017
Mighty Morphin Power Rangers
56:57
Holden McNeely, Jake Young and Marcus Parks almost lose their minds learning everything about the Mighty Morphin’ Power Rangers series!
Mar 16, 2017
Alien
01:01:33
Holden McNeely, Jake Young and Marcus Parks explore the dark depths of the Ridley Scott film, Alien!
Mar 09, 2017
Cowboy Bebop
Holden McNeely, Jake Young and Marcus Parks talk about the beloved and critically renowned anime series Cowboy Bebop!
Mar 02, 2017
Frank Miller
01:04:08
Jake Young, Holden McNeely and Marcus Parks give us an in-depth look into the early life, style and many works of Frank Miller!
Feb 23, 2017
The Legend of Zelda Part 3
01:07:10
This week Holden McNeely, Jake Young and Marcus Parks bring us the final chapter in their series on The Legend of Zelda!
Feb 16, 2017
The Legend of Zelda Part 2
53:59
This week Holden, Jake and Marcus bring us the next generation of games in The Legend of Zelda series!
Feb 09, 2017
The Legend of Zelda: Part 1
58:17
This week Holden, Jake and Marcus bring us the origins of the iconic Nintendo game franchise: The Legend of Zelda!
Feb 02, 2017
Hatsune Miku
50:32
Jake Young, Holden McNeely and Marcus Parks explain the Japanese synthesized pop music sensation, Hatsune Miku!
Jan 26, 2017
Spawn
46:21
Holden McNeely, Jake Young and Marcus Parks discuss Todd McFarlane’s hit comic turned movie, Spawn!
Jan 19, 2017
Bill Nye
41:40
Holden, Jake and Marcus talk about childhood TV science edutainer and actual scientist Bill Nye! Check out Holden at HoldenMcNeely.com and on his Twitch stream Twitch.tv/HoldenatorsHo Follow Jake Young on Twitter @BestJakeYoung like and share his work on Dorkly.com!
Jan 12, 2017
Stan Lee
50:32
Holden, Jake and Marcus talk about beloved comic book creator and movie cameo expert, Stan Lee!
Dec 29, 2016
Naughty Dog
55:01
Holden and Jake get into the video game studio Naughty Dog and all their games, from terrible 1980’s PC games and 90’s rip offs to their current PlayStation hits.
Dec 22, 2016
Neon Genesis Evangelion
40:29
Jake and Holden take on the giant robot space saga: Neon Genesis Evangelion. The quirky creator and his earlier projects and collaboration, the creepy plot (SPOILERS) and constant use of symbolism in the show. Check out Holden at HoldenMcNeely.com and on his Twitch stream Twitch.tv/HoldenatorsHo Follow Jake Young on Twitter @BestJakeYoung like and share his work on Dorkly.com!
Dec 15, 2016
Cartoon Network
48:49
Holden, Jake and super producer Marcus talk about the Cartoon Network executives, creators and original content that changed the network into what we know and love today.
Dec 08, 2016
Hideo Kojima
58:29
Jake Young and Holden McNeely talk about the video game dynamo Hideo Kojima. From the Metal Gear series to his controversial relationship with Konami, his new projects and origins, they cover all things Kojima!
Dec 01, 2016
Alan Moore - Part 2
01:01:48
Jake Young, Holden McNeely and super producer Marcus Parks continue the discussion about the incomparable, genius comic book author Alan Moore.
Nov 24, 2016
Alan Moore - Part 1
44:53
Jake, Holden and super producer Marcus begin their discussion about the early life of legendary British comic book author Alan Moore. Check out Holden at HoldenMcNeely.com and on his Twitch stream Twitch.tv/HoldenatorsHo Follow Jake Young on Twitter @BestJakeYoung like and share his work on Dorkly.com!
Nov 17, 2016
Making of The Simpsons
36:40
Holden and Jake talk about the history, creators and legacy of The Simpsons!
Nov 10, 2016
Pokémon
35:18
Jake, Holden and super producer Marcus enter the world of cute pocket monsters in this episode all about Pokemon.
Nov 04, 2016
Dungeons & Dragons
37:55
Holden, Jake and super producer Marcus use their proficient history skill to bring you the origins of Dungeons and Dragons!
Oct 27, 2016
Batman
37:22
Jake and Holden get into all things Batman: comics, video games, bat-gadgets, villains, movies and everything else you need to know about the hero Gotham needs.
Oct 20, 2016
Valve
11:58
Holden and Jake discuss powerhouse game company Valve, how they changed PC gaming, the creation of Steam plus all the games you know and love!
Oct 13, 2016
Star Wars Episode IV A New Hope
30:48
Holden, Jake and super producer Marcus talk about Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope from conception to release, George Lucas’ film career, the creation of Industrial Light & Magic VFX and all the things that could have gone wrong with this groundbreaking film.
Oct 07, 2016
Neil Gaiman
47:09
Jake, Holden and super producer Marcus discuss comic book creator, author and goth icon Neil Gaiman!
Sep 29, 2016
Overwatch
41:56
Holden, Jake and super producer Marcus talk about the hit Blizzard game Overwatch, debate whether it is a MOBA or not, confront #ButtGate, go through the playable characters and claim their Overwaifus. Check out Holden at HoldenMcNeely.com and on his Twitch stream Twitch.tv/HoldenatorsHo Follow Jake Young on Twitter @BestJakeYoung like and share his work on Dorkly.com!
Sep 22, 2016
Gundam
34:30
Jake, Holden and super producer Marcus take on the epic series Mobile Suit Gundam including the show, toys, legendary influence that it had on the entire super robot genre and more!
Sep 15, 2016
Sonic the Hedgehog
36:03
Jake, Holden and super producer Marcus discuss the rise, fall and everything in between about the classic video game character Sonic the Hedgehog in this inaugural episode of Wizard and the Bruiser!
Sep 08, 2016