After the recent hubbub over online identities, the nerds ponder what famous personas they may have met in their years on the ‘net.

Do you know how hard it is to find a picture of an anonymous user without a Guy Fawkes mask on?

Geekly Weekly Round Up –
World of Warcraft
Mac & Chess
Philips Hue Smart LED Lights

The NEWStravaganza –
It’s Mario Time at Target!
Super Mario Happy Meals
Scientists Create Artificial Womb

Show Notes –
N.H. Lawmaker Identified as Internet Misogynist
R.A. Salvatore Talks About Playing EverQuest
Peter Mayhew on reddit
Game Designer Attempts Suicide After Angry Kickstarter Comments
No Man’s Sky Update Imminent

The special two part feature on The City Beautiful continues! Listen in as the Nerdstravaganza trio discuss some of their favorite things to see and do, as well as a few things they’d still like to experience, in O-Town, a tourism and entertainment destination any nerd is sure to love.

Orlando Flag

The NEWStravaganza –
New Star Wars Disney Resort
New Dr. Who Season
Apple to buy Disney?
Batman #21 (Read quickly!)
X-Men Gold #1 Controversy

Show Notes –
Walt Disney World
Universal Studios
Islands of Adventure (IoA)
Disney’s Animal Kingdom
Busch Gardens (Tampa)
Sea World
Cloak and Blaster
Player 1
Main Event V Play Virtual Reality
Gods and Monsters
Coliseum of Comics
West Orange Cinema Five
A walk through Merlinwood (Pre-Harry Potter IoA)
Dueling Dragons
Enchanted Oak Tavern
Rumored Disney Gondola System
New Nintendo Land at Universal Studios

The gang’s back in the saddle after a long absence that saw Tom off on an extended trip to Orlando, FL. Listen as the Ganza crew sing the city’s praises in this first of a two part special feature.

Seal of Orlando

Geekly Weekly Round Up –
House of Cards on Netflix
Crossroads of Twilight
Tabletop Day
Star Wars Rebels
Your Name
Let it Die
Wrestlemania 33
Disney’s Coronado Springs
Main Event V Play Virtual Reality
Orlando Eye
Star Wars Celebration

Show Notes –

Orlando: Boomtown
Orlando: Not just theme parks
Orando: College Town
International Drive
Orange County Convention Center
Maglev Train

Kam reports in from the American International Toy Fair while Tom toys with the idea of crashing a wild toy industry party next year.

Toy Land!

Geekly Weekly Round Up –
Move to Bremerton!
Sweet Toilet Tech
Tom’s New Throne

The NEWStravaganza –
VX Gas Attack? What is this, The Rock?
Dr. Who’s Next?
MST3K is back!
Japanese Mayonnaise Cafes (Eat your veggies!)
Will Cardiff Retain the Dr. Who Experience?
Promising exoplanets found a scant 39 light years away!

Show Notes –
Toy Fair in New York
The massive Javitz Center
(Hard-partying) Spin Master

Online, debate is often confused with argument, which is itself often confused with something productive or worthwhile. In this episode the nerds struggle to see the point wars of words on the Internet.

Swimming in it!

Geekly Weekly Round Up –
Disney Annual Passes. Get yours today!
Wheel of Time
Chronicles of the Invaders
Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning
Batman: Arkham Knight
WIRED: Februrary 2016

The NEWStravaganza –
iDiotproofing for iPhone-strapped Drivers
Superbowl Skin LIthography
Vanilla on Vanilla Violence in WoW
Don’t mess with a Viper resting between sets!
Disney / Pixar Metaverse


Listen in as we discuss fictional heroes and villains with billionaire day jobs and their counterparts in the real world.

Swimming in it!

Geekly Weekly Round Up –
Scrooge McDuck
WIRED: December, 2015
Captain America: Civil War
A-game Cafe

The NEWStravaganza –
Deadpool Gone Golden Global
Woody Harrelsolon
Original Ghost in the Shell returns to the big screen
Pokémon No Go in China
NES Classic Hacked!

Show Notes –
Tony Stark
Bruce Wayne
J.K. Rowling and the Charitable Gifts
Elon Musk
Donald Trump
Lex Luthor

Odd years are the best years, and 2017 will likely prove to be an odd year indeed!  Join the Ganzacans as they recap the capping off of 2016 and look forward to a brand new year!

The hair is absolutely terrific.

Geekly Weekly Round Up –
CN Tower
Snakes and Lattes
Rogue One
Paragon Theaters
Loew’s Sapphire Falls Resort at Universal Studios
Grand Moff Tom’s Grand Prize Chewbacca Mask

The NEWStravaganza –
Carrie Fisher
Debbie Reynolds
Rogue One Reshoot Reasons

Show Notes –
Donald Trump
Russian Attack?
Alien: Covenant

On the eve of their King of Tokyo tournament, the giga-gamers contemplate fictional giant beasts and why people imagine them.

What do you rebel against? Whadya got?

Geekly Weekly Round Up –
Tandy Leather
Iron Kingdoms
Fallout 4
Star Shower
The Walking Dead

The NEWStravaganza –
5,000 Year Old Beer
Nintendo’s Bounty on 3DS Hacks
John Glenn Dies at 95
DuckTales Reboot
Pewdiepie Trolls Everyone

Show Notes –
King of Tokyo Tournament at AGS
The Adventure Game Store
King of Tokyo
Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

Still stuffed themselves, the Ganza Gang give praise to several of their idols – Turklador, Jeremy Clarkson, James May, and Richard Hammond!

The rain is gone!

Geekly Weekly Round Up –
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them
All You Need Is Kill
Small Business Saturday
Clermont Comic Con
Kingdoms of Amalur
Light Up Mount Dora

The NEWStravaganza –
NES Classic
Nintendo at Universal
San Francisco Rail System Hacker Hacked
Medicinal Ecstasy
Antarctic Ice Shelf Breaking

Show Notes –
The Grand Tour
Jeremy Clarkson Dropped From Top Gear
Former Stig Comments on The American
King of Tokyo Tournament

Be they books, shows, games, classes, or jobs, In this episode the grindstone sniffing cast discuss intimidating challenges to which they’ve risen, and the rewards gained for perseverance.

A journey of 10,000 miles...

Geekly Weekly Round Up –
Anime Iwai
Landlubbers Game Night
Kingdoms of Amalur
Internet of Things

The NEWStravaganza –
Will Humanity Last 1,000 Years on Earth?
Carrie Fisher Affair with Harrison Ford
Nissan Rogue One
NES Classic Shortage
Nintendo Switch Launch Rumours

Show Notes –
Assassin’s Creed Achievements
Silent Service
A Song of Ice and Fire
Importance of World Problems