141 episodes

Ever want to hear knowledgeable people debate geeky topics in an entertaining way? A lot of people do. The 42cast is a celebration of the diversity of opinions that can be found in so much of the geekisphere. Every week Nathan, the host, picks a topic and assembles a panel of experts to discuss it and have as much fun as they can while they're doing it. It's an opportunity for passionate discussions in the geeky community held in a respectful manner. Sometimes there will even be interviews with creators of genre content. Whether you're a fan of sci-fi, fantasy, movies, TV, games, comics, science, or just find fandoms interesting there'll be something for you. So check out The 42cast! It's the Ultimate Answer to Fandom, Geekiness, and Everything.

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Ever want to hear knowledgeable people debate geeky topics in an entertaining way? A lot of people do. The 42cast is a celebration of the diversity of opinions that can be found in so much of the geekisphere. Every week Nathan, the host, picks a topic and assembles a panel of experts to discuss it and have as much fun as they can while they're doing it. It's an opportunity for passionate discussions in the geeky community held in a respectful manner. Sometimes there will even be interviews with creators of genre content. Whether you're a fan of sci-fi, fantasy, movies, TV, games, comics, science, or just find fandoms interesting there'll be something for you. So check out The 42cast! It's the Ultimate Answer to Fandom, Geekiness, and Everything.

    The 42cast Episode 139: Old Man Picard

    The 42cast Episode 139: Old Man Picard

    For many Star Trek: Discovery was a welcome return to the Trek universe for fans who’d wanted a Star Trek TV series for years. However, the series remained divisive with many long-term fans refusing to watch the series. Enter Star Trek: Picard a series meant to catapult the Star Trek franchise forward but providing ample... The post The 42cast Episode 139: Old Man Picard appeared first on The 42cast.

    The 42cast Episode 138: Cutting Edge

    The 42cast Episode 138: Cutting Edge

    Last year a new series took the Arrowverse by storm. That series was Superman and Lois. Although the character of Superman has been adapted numerous times in numerous media, this series broke the mold by focusing on Superman and Lois as parents of teenage children. Along the way superhuman threats emerge, but the heart of... The post The 42cast Episode 138: Cutting Edge appeared first on The 42cast.

    The 42cast Episode 137: 60 Years of Mothra

    The 42cast Episode 137: 60 Years of Mothra

    Sixty years ago, a queen descended onto movie theaters and has been with us ever since. Mothra is unique among Toho’s Kaijuverse in that she’s depicted as both female and altruistic. In this episode we discuss Mothra’s various appearances and how she relates to other Kaiju. We also talk about the feminine perspective and other... The post The 42cast Episode 137: 60 Years of Mothra appeared first on The 42cast.

    The 42cast Episode 136: Deviant Logic

    The 42cast Episode 136: Deviant Logic

    It’s time for us to make a jump to the left as Marvel has brought us a story featuring a different kind of character previously unknown in the MCU. In this episode we review Marvel’s Eternals. We talk about the concept and how it fits into the MCU. We also debate whether the movie works... The post The 42cast Episode 136: Deviant Logic appeared first on The 42cast.

    The 42cast Episode 135: Childhood’s End

    The 42cast Episode 135: Childhood’s End

    Before Disney announced approximately 312 new Star Wars series that would debut at some point on Disney+, they gave us The Mandalorian. The Mandalorian ticked all of our boxes in season 1, providing compelling drama in fun innovative ways that only Star Wars can. In this season they built on the formula bringing back fan-favorites... The post The 42cast Episode 135: Childhood’s End appeared first on The 42cast.

    The 42cast Episode 134: Metal Breakdown

    The 42cast Episode 134: Metal Breakdown

    Lost in Space is returning to Netflix, so The 42cast is bringing its discussion of season 2 to your ears. In this episode we discuss Penny growing up, Dr Smith’s ambiguity, party balance, and the potential of a chicken-eye-view episode. Along the way we discuss family drama, killer robots, and whether Bill Mummy will ever... The post The 42cast Episode 134: Metal Breakdown appeared first on The 42cast.

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
11 Ratings

11 Ratings

Dan Klink ,

Dando Klinkrissian

Great nerd conversations on engaging subjects!

Kevin 251 ,

If you're looking for a geeky conversation...

Every show is a long form discussion - a deep dive on some geeky topic (science fiction, TV, movies, etc.) hosted by Nathan along with a rotating lineup of knowledgeable guests - check it out!

Clemons77 ,

Great podcast!

I thoroughly enjoy listening to this podcast. Nathan covers a wide variety of geek topics.

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