The Front Porch

Two nerds talking about nerd things.

About the show

The Front Porch is a weekly conversation about movies, tv shows, comic books, games both video and board, and all things in between.

Episodes

  • Episode 135: I Am Porch

    March 26th, 2020  |  1 hr 27 mins

    An update on all the cool online activities we're doing, including VR. The free video game Dauntless, Citizen Kane, and season 3 episodes 1-2 of Westworld.

  • Episode 134: Podcasting from Home

    March 18th, 2020  |  1 hr 26 mins

    Dennis made chili, we watched Ryan Gosling's Drive, Michael finally saw Knives Out. We played Tabletop Simulator with Mike on his Oculus, and we catch up on Star Trek: Picard. Also Michael played the new update for Satisfactory.

  • Episode 133: Desert Eagle .50

    March 11th, 2020  |  1 hr 38 mins
    2020 challenge, anime, board games, card games, movies, oculus, rwby, star trek, star wars, vr

    We share our games experience from ICG Con, talk about the Arkham Horror LCG, the Oculus Quest, and the movie Snatch.

  • Episode 132: Porchrunner

    March 4th, 2020  |  1 hr 34 mins
    2020 challenge, board games, kids movies, movies, video games, vr

    Teaching Board Games, VR and Occulus, Sonic the Hedgehog, and Blade Runner

  • Episode 131: A Porch of a Different Color

    February 26th, 2020  |  1 hr 31 mins
    2020 challenge, board games, card games, dc, movies, tv shows

    ICG Con prep, buying used games, The Wizard of Oz, Harley Quinn, The Good Place ending.

  • Episode 130: Kaiser Soze and the Kobayashi Maru

    February 19th, 2020  |  1 hr 27 mins
    2020 challenge, card game, lcg, marvel, movies, picard, star trek, tv shows

    Marvel Champions, Birds of Prey, ST Picard, The Usual Suspects.

  • Episode 129: Dennis of Arabia

    February 17th, 2020  |  1 hr 22 mins

    Journeys in Middle-Earth, Arkham Horror Card Game, Lawrence of Arabia.

  • Episode 128: Batman v Wolverine

    February 10th, 2020  |  1 hr 46 mins
    2020 challenge, books, comic books, movies, picard, star trek, the prestige, tv shows

    The Prestige, Star Trek Picard, MCU Phase 4, and a bunch of book and comic book talk.

  • Episode 127: FoxDenCon 2020

    February 3rd, 2020  |  1 hr 36 mins
    2020 challenge, bloomington, board games, movies, reality tv, star trek

    We recount the board games we played over the weekend, and talk Ghostbusters 2 and Star Trek: Picard

  • Episode 126: Space Baby

    January 27th, 2020  |  1 hr 24 mins
    2020 movies, amazon prime, hbo, netflix, tv shows

    We recap and review all the various shows we've been watching, and discuss 2001: A Space Odyssey

  • Episode 125: Porch with Apple

    January 20th, 2020  |  1 hr 40 mins
    2020 movies, d&d, hbo, movies, netflix, video games

    1917, Storytelling and GMing, The Joker, HBO's Watchmen, Netflix's Lost in Space, The Witcher 3, Control, and Wes Anderson's Grand Budapest Hotel.

  • Episode 124: The First Rule of the Ring

    January 13th, 2020  |  1 hr 54 mins
    2020 challenge, david fincher, lotr, movie, netflix, peter jackson

    The Witcher, Fight Club, The Lord of the Rings Trilogy

  • Episode 123: Fly, You Fools!

    January 6th, 2020  |  1 hr 34 mins
    guest, star wars, the mandalorian

    Unlike the title suggests, we do not talk about Lord of the Rings. Bill Hegg returns to chat about Star Wars, the Mandalorian, and miniatures games.

  • Episode 122: The Last Jedi

    December 30th, 2019  |  1 hr 35 mins
    guest, star wars, the rise of skywalker

    Special guest Pat joins us to share in the hottest of takes on Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker.

  • Episode 121: The Girl with the Glass of Water

    December 23rd, 2019  |  1 hr 27 mins
    2020 challenge, bucket list, star wars, trilogies

    Trilogies, Rise of Skywalker predictions, Amélie.

  • Episode 120: Vesper Lynd

    December 16th, 2019  |  1 hr 38 mins
    2020 challenge, bucket list, james bond, trailers

    Trailers and Casino Royale