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By Kent Ward, September 4, 2016 0 Article

Happy Labor Day weekend folks! We hope you got some time off and are enjoying it. Some of my friends are nerding it up at Dragon*Con and PAX West, but I have chosen to do something this weekend I’ve longed… Read More »

By Kent Ward, August 4, 2016 0 Article

We’re a few days late, gang! Sorry about that. Anime Festival Orlando happened over the weekend and it took me a few days to recover. But it was a totally awesome time. At AFO there was live music including Richie Branson… Read More »

By Tony Smejek, July 28, 2016 0 Article

With this year marking the 50th Anniversary of the Star Trek franchise, there is plenty to celebrate at this point as Star Trek Beyond opened this past weekend and come next year is the CBS All Access Star Trek: Discovery… Read More »

By Go-Go Dai Gaijin Boy, July 4, 2016 0 Article

As a widespread pastime, gambling is something that most people try out at least a couple of times during their lifetimes. It’s therefore no surprise that this activity is prominently represented in modern popular culture, such as on television and… Read More »

By Kent Ward, July 3, 2016 0 Article

Welcome to the June edition of Nerd Music Releases. It has been a hot month. Shoutouts to those who have to drive without A/C right now. The first half of 2016 has been very eventful, to say the least. It… Read More »

By Kent Ward, May 31, 2016 0 Article

Welcome to the May edition of Nerd Music Releases! I hope you had a fantastic Memorial Day weekend. If you were at MegaCon, we hope you had a great time. For a massive, geeky entertainment convention, it really seemed to… Read More »

By Tony Smejek, May 17, 2016 0 Article

Anyone can dig through their old closet of comic books and find some rare gem to sell on Ebay or possibly a local comic shop to make some good coin. However, the comics need to belong to you and not… Read More »

By Kent Ward, April 21, 2016 0 Article

Ongaku Overdrive is proud to spotlight a fantastic Orlando-based nerdy musician. Today, we feature one of the members of a well-known local nerdcore group who’s getting ready to make his own mark, Quartz Relic! If you have been to a nerd music show… Read More »

By Kent Ward, April 19, 2016 0 Article

Onagku Overdrive is proud to spotlight a fantastic Orlando-based nerdy musician. Today, we feature one of the most iconic figures in Orlando music, the incredibly talented Marc with a C! When you talk about nerd music acts in Orlando, there are a… Read More »

By Kent Ward, April 15, 2016 0 Article

Onagku Overdrive is proud to spotlight a fantastic Orlando-based nerd music act. Today, we feature one of the first-ever video game bands to ever exist, legends we are most excited to have, The NESkimos! I can’t even begin to tell you how… Read More »

By Go-Go Dai Gaijin Boy, April 15, 2016 0 Article

Image Banner Credit: spotatourist.com Tourism: It’s great for our local economy, but I can’t be the only one who gets a little bit frustrated during ‘high season’ here in Florida. And if you live in a town that is a… Read More »

By Kent Ward, April 12, 2016 0 Article

Onagku Overdrive is proud to spotlight a fantastic Orlando-based nerdy musician. Today, we feature one of the fastest rising artists in nerdcore hip hop: EyeQ! Let me preface this by saying Orlando Overdrive would not be happening without EyeQ. Last December, on… Read More »

By Go-Go Dai Gaijin Boy, April 8, 2016 0 Article

Banner image credit: “Virtual Reality Demonstrations” (CC BY 2.0) by  UTKnightCenter  Gamers are living in a hugely exciting era, where recent advancements in technology have made things that ten years ago people could only dream about actually possible. Virtual reality is about to… Read More »

By Kent Ward, April 7, 2016 0 Article

Onagku Overdrive is proud to spotlight a fantastic Orlando-based nerd music band. Today, we feature cover one of the most popular video game rock bands going today:  Random Encounter! Whenever I have created a survey to see who people want to see… Read More »

By Kent Ward, April 5, 2016 0 Article

Onagku Overdrive is proud to spotlight a fantastic Orlando-based nerdy musician. Today, we feature one of the east coast’s best chiptune artists: Boy Without Batteries! One of my favorite acts to see live is Boy Without Batteries, a chiptune artist who has… Read More »

By Go-Go Dai Gaijin Boy, April 1, 2016 0 Article

From George Romero’s _Night of the Living Dead_ (1968), which made $30 million at the box office to AMC’s _The Walking Dead_ (2010) which attracted 20 million viewers during its 5th season, zombies have managed to stagger into our lives… Read More »

By Kent Ward, March 31, 2016 0 Article

Onagku Overdrive is proud to spotlight a fantastic Orlando-based nerd music act. Today, we feature Orlando Weekly’s 3-time Best Metal Band and the Heralds of Geek Rock: Sci-Fried! I’m coming up on six years of being involved in the nerd music… Read More »