Blerd Culture



Welcome to Blerd Culture, where nerd is the new black. Join us as we discuss the blerdiest topics, from comics and gaming to movies and music, and everything in between. Troy, the excitable music producer and lover of all things Nintendo, Ethan, the intellectual writer extraordinaire and indie music aficionado, and Sean aka Humps, the sarcastic engineer and graphic designer who sings way too much, are your cast of blerdy characters and we can't wait to share our unique perspectives on the world of all things nerd.


  • Blerd Culture Radio 3.23.17

    23/03/2017 Duración: 59min

    Blerd Culture Radio is back and this time the Blerds induct Logan into the superhero movie hall of fame, Ethan and Troy think they are better than everyone else because the Nintendo Switch is amazing or whatever, Ethan needs a 12 step program for his newest addiction, and Troy won't let Sean get to the high note because Troy neglects talent. Hate is a powerful drug. TOPICS 01:30 - Logan Review 27:00 - Blind Nintendo Switch stanning 40:30 - Zelda Breath of the Wild Review This podcast is powered by Pinecast.

  • Blerd Culture Radio 1.15.17

    22/01/2017 Duración: 36min

    After a long hiatus, the Blerds are FINALLY BACK with a brand new rendition of Blerd Culture Radio! This week is all about Nintendo's epic, weird, and tragically translated conference for their newest paradigm shifting console, the Switch. Kick back, enjoy the music, and congratulate Troy on his impending nuptials. Also Sean is buying a house and Ethan has superpowers now. Only one of these three things is true. MUSIC All We Got - Chance the Rapper Pretending To - Nujabes This podcast is powered by Pinecast.

  • Issue #12: Deja Vu

    31/10/2016 Duración: 57min

    This week on Blerd Culture, Troy gives us a rap that no one asked for, Sean swears it’s déjà vu, Ethan envisions Felicity Googling black hair care tips, and the Blerds may or may not have recorded the first 5 minutes of this episode 4 times because technology is hard sometimes. Sorry for the delay!! Also, Nintendo is everything and Martin is better than Seinfeld. Stay mad! TOPICS Character Chronic…les 00:57 – “You ain’t got no job, man!” Planet Bugle 06:30 – Donald Glover is Lando Calrissian! 10:14 – Guardians of the Galaxy 2 Trailer 14:09 – Logan Trailer Save Point 22:07 – Nintendo Switch! Graphic Novel Must Read 31:08 – Rise of the Batmen Netflix & Kill 34:25 – Arrow 42:57 – The Flash Bout of the Blerds 51:43 – “Who would you like to see added to any of the CW's DC Comics series'?” This podcast is powered by Pinecast.

  • Blerd Culture Radio 10.1.16

    04/10/2016 Duración: 35min

    Blerd Culture Radio is back, and this time the Blerds discuss the time Tim Burton lost his whole entire mind, the time Arrow decided to embrace the darkness (Felicity still sucks though), and the time Nintendo created one of the most incredible, important video game consoles of all time. As always, Troy has come up with an excellent selection of music so kick back and enjoy the discussion. TOPICS Intro/Outro Hol' Up - Kendrick Lamar 00:58 - Tim Burton is dumb! Under Pressure – Logic 13:25 - Arrow Season 5 Trailer Goodbye Lonely – William Crooks 21:40 – Nintendo 64's 20th Anniversary Playing with Power – TJ Perkins/CFO$ This podcast is powered by Pinecast.

  • Issue #11: Get Down with the Get Down

    08/09/2016 Duración: 59min

    This week on Blerd Culture, Sean gets in trouble for saying too many bad words because Britney Spears is no Beyoncé, Troy makes us talk about nothing but DC and then yells at Sean for saying too many bad words, Ethan stans for Joss Whedon and then stans harder for Ariana Grande, and the Blerds fall head over heels in love with the landmark Netflix series The Get Down. Starring Sean’s dad’s entire childhood and Christina Aguilera’s best song in like 10 years. TOPICS Character Chronic…les 00:54 - Joss Whedon Planet Bugle 6:00 – Deathstroke revealed! 11:06 – Black Lightning TV series 16:03 – Justice League Dark gains director Soundwaves 20:34 – 2016 Video Music Awards Netflix & Kill 37:13 – The Get Down Bout of the Blerds 53:53 – “What is your most anticipated movie for the end of 2016?” This podcast is powered by Pinecast.

  • Issue #10: Task Force Xtravaganza!

    24/08/2016 Duración: 01h10min

    This week on Blerd Culture, Sean forgets how to speak because he’s graduated a lot, Troy reaches for the stars and finally grabs a decent segue (yayyy…), Ethan expertly shades Frank Ocean and Square Enix at the same time, and the Blerds share their love for Suicide Squad, indicating that they probably have terrible taste in movies but they aren’t planning to apologize for it. And check out Ethan’s amazing review of the new indie comic series “E.P.I.C. (Earth’s Protector in Crisis)”, written by the talented Lonnie Lowe Jr. TOPICS Planet Bugle 01:14 – Hidden Figures trailer 07:00 – Zendaya is Mary Jane Watson! 14:34 – Frank Ocean’s nonsense 18:05 – The Runaways on Hulu Graphic Novel Must Read 25:14 - E.P.I.C (Earth's Protector in Crisis) by Dark City Comics Save Point 29:00 – Final Fantasy XV Rant Netflix & Kill 34:21 - Suicide Squad This podcast is powered by Pinecast.

  • Issue #9: Comic Con Extravaganza 2016

    26/07/2016 Duración: 01h07min

    This week on Blerd Culture, Troy does not live in his mom's basement but he does wear Wonder Woman shirts, Sean still has Troy's first Harry Potter book after like 15 years, Ethan loves mysticism but chose Team Instinct for whatever reason, and the Blerds lose their whole entire minds over one of the craziest Comic Cons any of them can remember. Featuring the parade of black greatness that make up Black Panther and Luke Cage, basketball-free Teen Wolf, American Harry Potter with guns, and Warner Bros. rude decision to premiere a Justice League trailer as if anyone was prepared. TOPICS 01:24 - Marvel/Netflix 11:55 - Teen Wolf 15:42 - Marvel Cinematic Universe 27:00 - Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them 34:30 - DC Comics/Warner Bros. This podcast is powered by Pinecast.

  • Blerd Culture Radio 7.16.16 - feat. J Peebles

    17/07/2016 Duración: 37min

    Blerd Culture Radio is back and this time the Blerds are joined by our first guest EVER!!! Friend of the show J Peebles adds his blerdy perspectives as we tackle the second coming of Pokémania, discuss the highlights of what might be the best season of Game of Thrones to date, and briefly re-review the greatness (or not) that is Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (Ultimate Edition). As usual, enjoy an excellent selection of music for your listening pleasure. TOPICS Intro/Outro Hol' Up - Kendrick Lamar 01:40 - Pokémon Go Pokemon REDemption - TheGeekSquad 13:20 - Game of Thrones Season 6 Waitin' - Know One 24:10 - Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (Ultimate Edition) Men Are Still Good (The Batman Suite) - Hans Zimmer & Junkie XL This podcast is powered by Pinecast.

  • Issue #8: Black Magic

    04/07/2016 Duración: 01h06min

    This week on Blerd Culture, Sean is in love with Rihanna's rendition of Avatar Aang in the name of Barbados, Ethan has his mind on his money and his money on his mind, Troy would love to take Tracee Ellis Ross out sometime if anyone knows how to get in contact with her, and the Blerds find themselves piecing together just what makes black so very very magical. Featuring Jessie Williams' genius, Jessica Williams' side-eye, a low budget Ghost Rider, and Janelle Monae's fake (or real?) butt cheeks. TOPICS Character Chronic...les 01:15 - Jessica Williams Planet Bugle 05:26 - Rihanna's Sledgehammer 11:09 - Ghost Rider may join Agents of Shield 16:49 - Justice League news Techno Logic 23:57 - Apple considers acquiring Tidal 28:27 - Tesla Model S fatality 31:39 - #PrivilegedOppression Save Point 34:45 - WWE 2K announcement 37:45 - Street Fighter V rant Netflix & Kill 42:40 - Game of Thrones Season 6 Finale (SPOILERS!!!!!) 52:55 - 2016 BET Awards Bout of the Blerds 01:01:05 - "The 2016 Sum

  • Issue #7: E3 In Da Trap!

    19/06/2016 Duración: 01h04min

    This week on Blerd Culture, Troy doesn't understand what the hell Microsoft is doing with their Xbox division, Sean thinks Bozoma Saint John will be the new queen of the universe (after Beyonce), Ethan pays beautiful, heartfelt tribute to the late Christina Grimmie who was taken from us much too soon, and the Blerds discuss the the gaming extravaganza that was E3 2016, where Nintendo continues playing with itself and Mass Effect keeps playing games with our emotions. TOPICS Character Chronic...les 01:00 - "You gotta believe!" Planet Bugle 02:26 - Donald Glover joins the cast of Spider-Man: Homecoming Save Point 06:00 - Microsoft 14:40 - Sony 24:12 - Nintendo 38:45 - Other stuff Soundwaves 48:00 - Christina Grimmie Techno Logic 53:49 - Exoskeletons, Bozoma Saint John Bout of the Blerds 56:58 - "If you had to survive in a zombie themed video game world, which would you choose?" This podcast is powered by Pinecast.