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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.

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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 113: The War to End All Star Wars (for Now)

    The 42cast Episode 113: The War to End All Star Wars (for Now)

    After 42 years (naturally) the Star Wars saga finally came to an end with Episode 9, The Rise of Skywalker. In this episode we talk about The Rise of Skywalker as a conclusion to the Star Wars Saga. We discuss whether Skywalker Saga or Palpatine saga is a more fitting name. We discuss the narrative... The post The 42cast Episode 113: The War to End All Star Wars (for Now) appeared first on The 42cast.

    The 42cast Episode 112: The John Peel Interview

    The 42cast Episode 112: The John Peel Interview

    The 42cast is proud to welcome John Peel for an interview. John is a prolific author with dozens of novels to his name. In this episode we sit down with John to talk about his history writing stories about Doctor Who and his association with Dalek creator Terry Nation. We cover the entire history from... The post The 42cast Episode 112: The John Peel Interview appeared first on The 42cast.

    The 42cast Episode 111: Star Power

    The 42cast Episode 111: Star Power

    Stargirl took the geek world by storm at a time when people really needed something to take their minds off quarantine. It’s a series that celebrates the fun of silver age comics in a way that sets it apart from the other DC Comics series of the last few years, including those on the CW.... The post The 42cast Episode 111: Star Power appeared first on The 42cast.

    The 42cast Episode 110: And the Ultimate Podcast

    The 42cast Episode 110: And the Ultimate Podcast

    The Librarians was an unusual series that celebrated obscure and esoteric knowledge. With accomplished actors playing quirky characters, the series had a healthy dose of fun while also ensuring that it had its fair share of adventure and interesting plotting. Although built on the foundation of the three Librarian movies starring Noah Wyle the series... The post The 42cast Episode 110: And the Ultimate Podcast appeared first on The 42cast.

    The 42cast Episode 109: Chicago TARDIS 2016 – Forty[ish] Years of the Tin Dog

    The 42cast Episode 109: Chicago TARDIS 2016 – Forty[ish] Years of the Tin Dog

    K-9 has been delighting fans of Doctor Who for almost 45 years. With this new anniversary looming, we thought it would be a great idea to release a con panel from Chicago TARDIS 2016 about the character’s 40th anniversary. In this panel we discuss what makes K-9 so endearing. We discuss the writing, performances, audience... The post The 42cast Episode 109: Chicago TARDIS 2016 – Forty[ish] Years of the Tin Dog appeared first on The 42cast.

    The 42cast Episode 108: All Our Hopes Are Pinned on You

    The 42cast Episode 108: All Our Hopes Are Pinned on You

    Wonder Woman was a smash success at the box office. DC wanting to capitalize on the success of the film quickly greenlit a sequel that was soon named Wonder Woman 1984. The movie was due for release in June of 2020, but the Covid-19 pandemic pushed that release date back. Instead, Warner Media decided to... The post The 42cast Episode 108: All Our Hopes Are Pinned on You appeared first on The 42cast.

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11 Ratings

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Great nerd conversations on engaging subjects!

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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!

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Great podcast!

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

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