The Christian Nerd Podcast is back...finally. Scott starts the show by talking about his new job and trying to get into some rhythms. Nerd News has stories about Marvel, Disney, Star Wars and DC. In Let's All Go to the Movies, Scott discusses Wish with his kids. He shares his thoughts on season 2 of Loki in Reindeer Games. Scott is joined by Tony T to talk about Spider-Man 2 and Super Mario Wonder in Game Time. And in Jesus Time, Scott gives some of the reasons he was extra thankful this Thanksgiving. Show Notes Intro - 0:00 “Since you been gone, I can breathe for the first time." Nerd News - 8:58 MCU release dates shuffled Destin Daniel Cretton out as Avengers: The Kang Dynasty director Pedro Pascal eyed for role of Reed Richards Marvel Studios reveals Marvel Spotlight banner Disney working on Frozen 4 Tron: Ares set to start filming after the holidays Tim Allen says Disney has reached out to him and Tom Hanks about Toy Story 5 Dave Filoni is the Chief Creative Officer for Lucasfilm Kevin Feige's Star Wars movie isn't happening James Gunn confirmed that Superman: Legacy will make its release date Maria Gabriela de Faria will play the villain in Superman: Legacy Nicholas Hoult is Lex Luthor Ana Nogueira writing the script for Supergirl: World of Tomorrow Venom 3 had a new release date Nintendo is producing a Zelda movie with Sony The Witcher: Sirens of the Deep coming to Netflix Alien TV series looking at 2025 release Let's All Go to the Movies - 22:11 Reindeer Games - 32:23 Game Time - 40:43 Jesus Time - 1:00:34 Goodbye - 1:06:37 Be sure to check out The Christian Nerd Like The Christian Nerd on Facebook Subscribe to the podcast on iTunes and leave a comment Or use our RSS Feed to subscribe: http://thechristiannerd.libsyn.com/rss Follow The Christian Nerd on Twitter Follow Scott on Twitter Support The Christian Nerd on Patreon Email Scott at Scott@TheChristianNerd.com to get added to The Octagon. Thanks to Nick for The Christian Nerd theme music.
Georgia St vs. Old Dominion College Football Betting Pick Prediction 11/25/2023 by Tony T.Georgia St at Old Dominion 2PM ET—Georgia St fell to 6-5 after their 56-14 road defeat to LSU. The Panthers rushed for 148 yards on 31 carries. They allowed 169 yards rushing to the Tigers with 413 passing on 30 attempts. Darren Grainger completed 23 of 29 for 179 yards and a touchdown. He averaged 6.2 yards per pass attempt. Old Dominion improved to 5-6 following their 20-17 road win at Georgia Southern. The Monarchs rushed for 134 yards on 35 carries. They allowed 119 yards rushing to the Eagles with 235 passing yards on 35 attempts.
Philadelphia 76ers vs. Brooklyn Nets NBA Pick Prediction 11/19/2023 by Tony T. 76ers at Nets—Oubre is out for Philadelphia. Simmons and Thomas are out for Brooklyn with Dennis Smith is questionable. Philadelphia improved to 9-3 with their 126-116 road win at Atlanta. The 76ers shot 49% with 43% from three. Joel Embiid scored 32 points with eight assists. Tobias Harris chipped in with 29 points and ten rebounds. Philadelphia allowed 45% shooting to the Hawks with 36% from three. Brooklyn is fell to 6-6 with their 122-115 road defeat to Miami Heat. The Nets made 47% with 39% from three. Mikal Bridges scored 23 points with seven rebounds.
Philadelphia 76ers vs. Atlanta Hawks NBA Pick Prediction 11/17/2023 by Tony T. 76ers at Hawks—Batum and Oubre are out for Philadelphia with Embiid questionable. Bufkin and Gueye are out for Atlanta. Philadelphia is 8-3 following their 117-107 home defeat to the Boston Celtics. The 76ers made 46% with 37% from three. Joel Embiid scored 20 points with nine rebounds. Tyrese Maxey contributed 20 points and four assists. Philadelphia allowed 48% shooting to the Celtics with 36% from three. Atlanta falls to 6-5 after their 116-114 home defeat to the New York Knicks. The Hawks hit 55% with 39% from three.
Hey Now and welcome to another jam-packed of the Cabal! Today the gang gets down to business talking about some awesome games they've been playing including Blood on the Clocktower, Horrified, Sea Salt and Paper, Empire's End and Everdell Farshore. Then the Founders dive into a feature review of Apiary from Connie Vogelmann and Stonemaier Games. Tony T takes the bull by the horns in his award-winning tabletop gaming news segment. And finally, the boys discuss the age-old question - miniatures versus meeples versus cardboard standees. Apiary Review 01:04:04, News with Tony T 01:36:54, Minis, Meeples, and Standees 02:45:22
San Francisco 49ers vs. Jacksonville Jaguars NFL Betting Pick Prediction 11/12/2023 by Tony T. 49ers at Jaguars—San Francisco has their left guard out with left tackle questionable. A defensive end is questionable. Jacksonville receiver Zay Jones is out. On defense a corner and safety are questionable. San Francisco drops to 5-3 with their 31-17 home defeat two week ago to the Cincinnati Bengals. The 49ers rushed for 113 yards on 23 carries. They allowed 134 yards on the ground to the Bengals with 266 passing on 32 attempts. San Francisco had a -2-turnover margin.
Philadelphia 76ers vs. Detroit Pistons NBA Pick Prediction 11/10/2023 by Tony T. 76ers at Pistons—Batum is probable for Philadelphia. Bogdanovic, Burks, Harris, Ivey, Livey and Morris are out in Detroit. Philadelphia improved to 6-1 with their 106-103 home victory to the Boston Celtics. The 76ers shot 44% with 26% from three. Joel Embiid scored 27 points with ten rebounds. Tyrese Maxey contributed 25 points and nine rebounds. They held the Celtics to 40% shooting along with 32% from three. Detroit fell to 2-7 following their 120-118 road defeat to Milwaukee.
Hey Now Cabalists! It's November and I'm thankful for all the amazing board games the gang has been playing lately! In this episode the guys cover Brazil Imperial, Ankh: Gods of Egypt, After Us, Chronicles of Crime 1400, Empires of the North, and in our feature review we look at Iello's newest Tableau building game Ancient Knowledge designed by Remi Mathieu. You know the Cabal can't go an episode without hearing from our intrepid News man Tony T. And finally, the Founders take questions from the listeners regarding hobby styles we haven't tried, the best science fiction franchises, and does theme matter anymore? Ancient Knowledge Review 00:58:28, News with Tony T 01:25:36, Short Topic Extravaganza 02:21:30
It's Halloween time Cabalists and it's time for spooky games and a visit from Wolfman Steve and the Gatekeeper with some Halloween fun. The gang takes a look at some great games including Aliens: Another Glorious Day in the Corps, Three Kingdoms Redux, Nightmare Cathedral, Return to Dark Tower and a feature review of The Thing: The Board Game from Giuseppe Cicero and Andrea Crespi. And after Tony T gives us all the most important tabletop gaming news from around the community, the Founders talk about Behavioral Economics in tabletop gaming. The Thing Review 00:47:15, News with Tony T 01:21:18, Behavioral Economics 02:33:25