Episode 1: Origin Stories, Man of Steel VS. Monsters University, Top 5 Origin Stories

 Spock (Star Trek 2009), Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Batman: The Animated Series

It's the first episode of the Super Fantastic Nerd Hour! We discuss the forces that turned us into super nerds, why we created this show, and break down origin stories from Gilgamesh to Luke Skywalker. We throw Man of Steel's Clark Kent against Monsters University's Mike Wazowski in the INFINITE CROSSOVER CHAMBER and countdown our top 5 favorite origin stories. 

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Show Notes

  • 0:00 - 14:06 : Our origin stories, the inception of Super Fantastic Nerd Hour.
  • 14:07 - 30:34: Why we love origin stories. 
  • 30:35 - 40:08: INFINITE CROSSOVER CHAMBER - Clark Kent VS. Mike Wazowski.
  • 40:09 - 1:00:40: Top 5 origin stories.

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Top 5 Origin Stories

Conrad:

  1. Batman 
  2. X-Men
  3. John Constantine, Hellblazer
  4. Dr. Manhattan, Watchmen
  5. Buffy the Vampire Slayer

Ali: 

  1. Batman
  2. Dean Trippe
  3. X-Men
  4. Tetris
  5. Spock

Honorable Mentions:

  • Kill Bill
  • Harry Potter
  • Doctor Who
  • The Godfather: Part II
  • Star Trek's Khan
  • The Terminator's Sarah Connor
  • James Bond (Casino Royale)
  • Unbreakable