The Eclectic Collective

The Eclectic Collective

Humor, satire, and nerdly eclectic conversation!

Episodes

July 11, 2021 58 min

It's out first time back together in person, not at a convention, post COVID!  Feels so good to be back in person again.  Today we are diving right in to the Marvel TV Universe and sharing our thoughts on the three Marvel shows today.  Loki is still going but so much has happened already.  Lots of theories and opinions all over the place on Loki.  Disney is trying new things and setting us up for real change in the MCU.  I thin...

Share
Mark as Played

Today we have Mark Anthony Austin. Mark is known by Star Wars fans for portraying the fierce bounty hunter Boba Fett in the Star Wars original trilogy A New Hope. He got the nod to don the Boba Fett Armor for the Special Edition when he was working at Industrial Light and Magic. They asked him one day because he is a Boba collector and fan and had many displayed in his office! In real life he is also an accomplished special effects...

Share
Mark as Played

Another amazing interview at ICCCon Nashville! Now on the podcast stage we have Daniel Logan who played Boba Fett in Star Wars: Episode II Attack of the Clones and Star Wars: The Clone Wars. I can not tell you how much fun this was! You just have to watch along and see for yourself. Daniel is a wonderful conversationalist and tells incredible stories.

Please help us support Daniel by visiting the following links:

Facebook https:/...

Share
Mark as Played

What a special way to start off the new year! Join us as we host special guests David Reed of Squared Circle Radio and The Midday 180 on 104.5 The Zone AND wrestling promoter and business insider whose career spans across three decades, Ricky O. of Man Cave Inc.  This was so much fun talking wrestling with these guys who clearly share our love and passion for the business.  Lots of cool stories and some really fascination insight t...

Share
Mark as Played

We are LIVE at ICCC Nashville! In our first interview of the convention we sit down with someone who was not only lucky enough to portray one of the Gamorrean Guard in ROTJ, but is also a very accomplished and outstanding musician. This was an incredibly interesting conversation and we hope you join us in appreciating Stephen's art and wonderful stories. Please help us support Stephen by visiting https://stephencostantino.org a...

Share
Mark as Played

Today we talk with artist Blake Armstrong. You may not know the name, but you definitely know his work. Blake has worked on so many movie and TV show posters and covers that you would have seen his outstanding work many times over. On this episode he gives us a peek behind the creative curtain and tells us his wonderful stories and they are all amazing. Listen in and tell us what you think. Check out and support Blake by visiting h...

Share
Mark as Played
October 31, 2020 86 min

Today we discuss Halloween. Our favorite movies, tv shows, traditions. And just tell some great stories about Halloweens in the past. What they were like growing up for all of us and how it's changed over the years. Join in on the conversation and let us know you favs and flops of his. You can find us on Twitter, Facebook & Instagram using the handle @NerdlyEclectic and be sure to set the alerts for when we go live as w...

Share
Mark as Played
September 26, 2020 85 min

Today we discuss one of our favorite directors of all time. Well, favorite movie maker as he's done it all.  From writing, producing, executive producing to directing, not many have reached the level of acclaim garnered by Spielberg.  In this episode we dive in to our favs as well as our flops of his but one things you can not deny, we all respect and appreciate his entire scope of work.  Even if a handful didn't live up to...

Share
Mark as Played
September 25, 2020 120 min

On this episode (we apologize for the audio) we talk about the disheveled and chaotic world of Warner Brothers Studios.  Lots of news and recent developments happening and most of it not that great.  Also we discuss the Playstation 5 now that we've seen the pictures and read all the specs.  Interested to see how the pre-sales continue to roll out, or not lol. Join us in this conversation and let us know what you think of WB and...

Share
Mark as Played
August 28, 2020 42 min

We are joined today by just an incredible person and author, the one and only, Deidrea DeWitt! She is living her dreams in every way.  Decided to move to Korea and found a way to make that happen.  Writing her novels which include her new series starting with The Five Princes. It's an interesting take on a story where there are five different endings, different perspectives and the chance to write your own ending if you don'...

Share
Mark as Played
August 15, 2020 60 min

In this episode we have special guest Adam Buttrey, artist extraordinaire who recently did a variant cover for the new Snake Eyes comic release.  We always love having him on as he is an incredibly talented artist.  Since we are taking Snake Eyes we felt compelled to have a round table discussion about G.I. Joe! Did you watch the old cartoon? Do you like the new movies? Join us in the conversation and let us know your opinions. You...

Share
Mark as Played

In this episode we have special guest Ashleigh Pickett who joins us to discuss the decades old fantasy tabletop role-playing game, Dungeons & Dragons!  It has been a long time since some of have played, and some have never taken part in an illustrious D&D adventure.  Several of us are very excited after this episode as we are all going to create our own characters according to the games guidelines, then we will have a follo...

Share
Mark as Played
July 25, 2020 89 min

With more and more movies, TV shows and entertainment projects getting pushed off until next year, we need a therapy session! When you're a nerd about a particular fandom and that fandom is not providing any NEW content, it takes a lot out of your passion, sometimes. It can be challenging.  Especially when we have a set of expectations that a constantly being shuffled around.  Join in with us and let us know what you were looki...

Share
Mark as Played

So here we are with part two of the Great Star Wars debate! Continuing on from part 1, we get in to why we rank the Skywalker saga movies the way we do. This episode really steamed from someone putting The Last Jedi as their number 1 of all time. Do you agree with this or do you think there is a stronger movie? I can tell you several members of this group strongly disagree and you will hear all about it today! Join the fun and conv...

Share
Mark as Played

Well, this was going to be our May the 4th episode, dedicated to the Star Wars movies.  However, this became a passionate debate on many levels, spawning a two-parter! That's right, so much to cover we had to do this in two episodes.  So buckle yourselves in and prepare for light speed as this conversation is likely to be a little bumpy.  Join the fun and conversation on social media. You can find us on Twitter and Facebook usi...

Share
Mark as Played

***Explicit warning***  Well the seal has been broken, someone got a little heated during this conversation and threw out a few expletives!  So be warned, this is the first episode we've had to mark as explicit. Today we discuss the wave in popularity of video games being broadcast and viewed as sport. What are your opinions? Should it be considered sport? No? Let me tell you, we have people all over the spectrum on this one, o...

Share
Mark as Played

Today we chat it up with a very interesting novelist, Neil Perry Gordon. If you like to read fictional stories and also learn something new about history, Neil's books are right up your alley. We were captivated right from the start of the conversation. So many stories and they are incredibly interesting. Whether it's the adventurous "A Cobbler's Tale" centered around the historic height of the Eastern European ...

Share
Mark as Played
June 20, 2020 118 min

Today we discuss what gets us hyped! Is it a particular song? Movie? Do you have specific things for specific moments? This was really interesting to dive in to what we've created as tradition for getting pumped up to work out, compete in sport or whatever you need an adrenaline spike for, LOL! Join the fun and conversation on social media. You can find us on Twitter and Facebook using the handle @NerdlyEclectic and be sure...

Share
Mark as Played

This week we have a wonderfully eclectic conversation with psychic, medium, and healer Artie Hoffman.  This was our first encounter with someone with this talent and it did not disappoint. We had so much fun learning from Artie and he has some incredible stories to tell. So open your minds and follow us on this adventure and learn something new. Join the fun and conversation on social media. You can find us on Twitter and Facebook ...

Share
Mark as Played
June 6, 2020 68 min

With this episode we started out thinking it would be a general conversation about how the current situation our world is in, how would the movie theater business be effected. Well, this got a bit out of control as some were very passionate about their opinions. It became very interesting to say the least. With studios releasing movies directly to rent via streaming services, new release dates being moved around daily and the curre...

Share
Mark as Played

Popular Podcasts

    If you can never get enough true crime... Congratulations, you’ve found your people.

    Dateline NBC

    Current and classic episodes, featuring compelling true-crime mysteries, powerful documentaries and in-depth investigations.

    Stuff You Should Know

    If you've ever wanted to know about champagne, satanism, the Stonewall Uprising, chaos theory, LSD, El Nino, true crime and Rosa Parks then look no further. Josh and Chuck have you covered.

    Morbid: A True Crime Podcast

    It’s a lighthearted nightmare in here, weirdos! Morbid is a true crime, creepy history and all things spooky podcast hosted by an autopsy technician and a hairstylist. Join us for a heavy dose of research with a dash of comedy thrown in for flavor.

    The Bobby Bones Show

    Listen to 'The Bobby Bones Show' by downloading the daily full replay.

Advertise With Us

For You

    Music, radio and podcasts, all free. Listen online or download the iHeart App.

    Connect

    © 2021 iHeartMedia, Inc.

    • Help
    • Privacy Policy
    • Terms of Use
    • AdChoicesAd Choices