Episode 115 – Reviewmania

In this episode, Chris and Rachel finally get round to reviewing all the movies from the past few weeks! Blade Runner 2049, Thor: Ragnarok and Justice League all get The Nerd Lys critical eye in this episode. Warning: there are SPOILERS in this episode. Blade Runner 2049 – 12:44 Thor Ragnarok – 27:55 Justice League…

Episode 114 – El Regreso

In this Episode, we recap our last three weeks. LA Comic Con, Vacation to Disneyworld and Universal Orlando, and DesignerCon. We give our thoughts on the new Avatar land at Animal Kingdom and share our first experience with Diagon Alley. Here is a small snippet of Expedition Everest at Disney’s Animal Kingdom Here are some…

Episode 113 – Rand Miller

  In this episode, we get to chat with Rachel’s video game hero, Rand Miller. He is the creator of Cosmic Osmo, Myst, and Riven. We get to deep dive into the history of Cyan Inc. and how he creates the worlds that so many have come to love. Obduction is such an amazingly built…

Episode 112 – Mick Ignis

In this episode, Mick Ignis drops by for his second appearance on our show! Mick has been very busy the past year filming and ready to talk about his experiences as a creature actor and some of his amazing new projects like Stan Against Evil and The Sandman premiering on SyFy Saturday, Oct. 14th! Mick…

Episode 111 – An Intro to BladeRunning

In this episode, we talk about the sad events of this past week and get some things off our chest, we visit Blade Runner for the first time in preparation of the new movie, and we discuss some amazing video games we’ve gotten to play or finish this week like Red Dead Redemption, Cuphead and…

Episode 110 – Everett Downing

In this episode, we sit down with animator, artist, writer, Everett Downing! We chat about his work on Up and Wall-E, some how-tos of animation, and how to write stories for screen. Here are some examples of Everett’s amazing work featured on instagram. Sketchy sketchin A post shared by Mr. Scribbles (@edogdowning) on Aug 6,…

Episode 109 – Aaron Sims

  In this episode, we speak to Aaron Sims of Aaron Sims Creative. We chat about his company’s design and visual effects input on movies like IT, Planet of the Apes and other amazing creations. Aaron has had a storied career and has worked with such greats as Stan Winston and Rick Baker along the…

Episode 108 – IT Tales the Duck

In this episode, we chat about Tron double feature at El Capitan, Duck Tales, Garth Marenghi’s Darkplace and Rachel’s odd obsession with the movie IT. We had a great time visiting the El Capitan Theatre in Hollywood for the Tron double feature.  Got some great photos and visited with some amazing friends at the event….

Episode 107 – Bernie Bregman (The Geek Gatsby)

In this episode, we chat with our friend Bernie Bregman of Nerds Like Us/The Geek Gatsby. He is an amazing event producer, cosplayer and all around geek wonder! He shares the stories of how he got started, what keeps him going and some amazing events coming up in the future! Here are some highlights of…

Episode 106 – Post Con Wrap Up

In this episode, we recap our experience at San Diego Comic Con this year, and give our reviews of Valerian and Atomic Blonde! We had such an amazing time at San Diego Comic Con.  We even got to meet J. Scott Campbell (who graciously signed Rachel’s spider leg) and his fiancee Tanya Lehoux! @ladyraegun is…

The Nerd Lys SDCC Cosplay Gallery (2017)

We had a great time at San Diego Comic Con this year and saw such great cosplay.  Here are some of our favorite photos from the event!   If you are in any of these photos or know someone in one of these photos, please leave a comment for us and we can send out…

Episode 105 – Baby Spidey

In this episode, we talk about the Tron 35th anniversary, some D23 news and give our reviews of Baby Driver and Spider-Man: Homecoming! Take a quick look at what Disneyland has in store for Star Wars Galaxy’s Edge   We took a couple of great photos of Rachel in her Iron Spider costume for San…