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.


  • Episode 145: Four Weddings and a Porch

    June 5th, 2020  |  1 hr 34 mins
    2020 challenge, four weddings and a funeral, netflix, oculus, oculus quest, space force, spacex

    We chat VR, talk about new advances in tech, the SpaceX launch, Netflix’s Space Force. This week’s film is Four Weddings and a Funeral.

  • Episode 144: We Identify as Hench

    May 28th, 2020  |  1 hr 35 mins
    2020 challenge, amazon prime, movies, tv shows, vr

    After some chat about lawn care and house updates, we talk about Minecraft Dungeons, VR, businesses reopening in coronatimes, and the tv show Upload. This week’s movie was The Intouchables.

  • Episode 143: Porches of New York

    May 21st, 2020  |  1 hr 24 mins
    2020 challenge, dc, movies, oscars, star trek, tv shows, video games, vr

    GeekScholar Fox returns to chat about movies from our childhoods that may or may not hold up, Gangs of New York, Star Trek Bridge Crew, and DC Universe’s Harley Quinn.

  • Episode 142: 2 not-so-Angry Men

    May 18th, 2020  |  1 hr 30 mins
    12 angry men, 2020 challenge, anson mount, beat saber 1957, oculus quest, pike

    New Star Trek Pike show hype, Dennis got an Oculus Quest, and 1957’s 12 Angry Men

  • Episode 141: Six Feet Apart

    May 7th, 2020  |  1 hr 31 mins
    avenue 5, bahubali, hbo, indian films, tollywood

    Parks and Rec reunion, Avenue 5, and Bahubali

  • Episode 140: The One with Cogswell

    April 30th, 2020  |  1 hr 26 mins
    caddyshack, casablanca

    Cogswell joins us to talk about Casablanca. We also briefly discuss Caddyshack and the theater experience post-virus.

  • Episode 139: Enter The Porch

    April 25th, 2020  |  1 hr 34 mins
    2020 challenge, board games, kung fu, movies, quarantine, tv shows, video games

    More updates on our midweek activities under shelter-in-place, we talk video games and console updates, and this week’s movie was Enter the Dragon.

  • Episode 138: No Man's Porch

    April 17th, 2020  |  1 hr 38 mins
    2020 challenge, board games, movies, party games, youtube

    Lots of chat about working from home, we saw Stripes with the group, played Quiplash and Twilight Imperium. Our movie was Good Will Hunting, and we share some of the positive stuff we've seen on YouTube lately.

  • Episode 137: King of the Porch

    April 10th, 2020  |  1 hr 22 mins
    movies, video games

    Updates on our online social activities under shelter-in-place, mostly the video game Terraria, and our impressions of James Cameron’s Titanic. Next week’s movie is Good Will Hunting.

  • Episode 136: The One with Marcus

    April 4th, 2020  |  1 hr 34 mins
    anime, movies, star trek, tv shows, vr

    Marcus joins us to talk about Spirited Away and Star Trek Picard, and we chat about the various online activities we’re all doing while under shelter-in-place.

  • 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.