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 24: It's a Tide Porch

    February 12th, 2018  |  1 hr 41 mins
    advertising, comic books, football, mobile games, movies, trailers, video games

    In our post-Super Bowl episode, we talk about the various trailers shown during the game, catch up on a few video games, and wrap up with our favorite ads.

  • Episode 23: The One with Pete

    February 5th, 2018  |  1 hr 25 mins
    board games, diplomacy, gencon, negotiation, rising sun

    Our "nemesis" Pete joins us to talk diplomatic board games, and his first-time GenCon experience

  • Episode 22: Mighty Morphin Power Porch

    January 29th, 2018  |  1 hr 30 mins
    dark, eso, mobile games, seinfeld, star trek discovery, sto, television, the good place

    Updates on TV shows we like, and a little bit of video game chat.

  • Episode 21: Weird Porch

    January 22nd, 2018  |  1 hr 47 mins
    elder scrolls, mmos, star trek, star trek discovery

    Elder Scrolls Online, Star Trek Online, and our impressions of the midseason opener of Star Trek Discovery

  • Episode 20: Raiders of the Lost Porch

    January 15th, 2018  |  1 hr 42 mins
    jumanji, movies, sitcoms, television

    Our impressions of the Jumanji movie, and a rundown of various TV shows we're watching and different storytelling styles.

  • Episode 19: Back to the Porch

    January 8th, 2018  |  1 hr 46 mins
    bioshock, board games, firefly, nintendo switch, star wars, video games

    Special guest Andrew joins us to talk about gaming with family, Firefly the Game, Star Wars Battlefront, the Switch, and more.

  • Episode 18: Days of Future Porch

    January 1st, 2018  |  1 hr 43 mins
    deck builders, disney, fox, hero realms, legendary

    Kicking off 2018 we talk about some board games, the Disney acquisition of Fox, Disney Parks, and wrap with our favorite things from 2017.

  • Episode 17: Last Porchmas

    December 25th, 2017  |  1 hr 35 mins
    board games, star wars

    Special guest Bill joins us to share all our Festivus Grievances with The Last Jedi.

  • Episode 16: Porches and Dragons

    December 18th, 2017  |  1 hr 30 mins

    Fox returns and we're joined by Pat to talk about Roleplaying Games.

  • Episode 15: The Last Porchfighter

    December 11th, 2017  |  1 hr 47 mins
    dceu, justice league, mmos, pc gaming, ps4, shadow of war, warcraft, world of warcraft

    After Michael built his new PC we talk about video games, the Warcraft movie, and some thoughts on Superhero Films vis-a-vis Justice League.

  • Episode 14: The Porchbuilding Game

    December 4th, 2017  |  1 hr 31 mins
    black friday, pc building, pc gaming, shopping, star trek discovery

    This week we report on our Black Friday purchases, talk about Michael's new PC build project, and wrap up with his thoughts after seeing the Fall Finale of ST: Discovery

  • Episode 13: Ender's Porch

    November 27th, 2017  |  1 hr 41 mins
    roleplaying, star trek, star trek adventures, star trek discovery

    All Star Trek this week. We discuss most of the first half of Star Trek Discovery, and some of Dennis' experience with Star Trek roleplaying, and our plan to start a Star Trek Adventures campaign.

  • Episode 12: Stranger Porch II

    November 20th, 2017  |  1 hr 40 mins
    black friday, lord of the rings, movie music, shopping, stranger things

    Part two of our Stranger Things discussion, some stories and commentary on Black Friday shopping, and wrap up with our favorite emotional movie moments.

  • Episode 11: Stranger Porch I

    November 13th, 2017  |  1 hr 42 mins
    blizzard, blizzcon, heroes of the storm, hulk, marvel, stranger things, thor, thor:ragnarok, world of warcraft

    We chat a little bit about paint and tattoos, before giving our spoiler-filled impressions of Stranger Things 2 episodes 1-5, and Thor: Ragnarok. Wrapping up with some Blizzcon news.

  • Episode 10: Front Porch: The Live Album

    November 8th, 2017  |  1 hr 20 mins
    board games, comics, esports, game of thrones, games of thrones: the iron throne, sports

    First ever live show, we talk about diplomacy board games, spectator sports and esports, and Mike recommends some comics.

  • Episode 9: The One with Trotzke

    October 30th, 2017  |  1 hr 37 mins
    apple tv, board games, chromecast, guest, kickstarter, microtransactions, mobile, roku, video games, youtube tv

    Guest host Mike Trotzke joins us to talk about board games, kickstarter, and mobile game microtransactions. We wrap up with our impressions on TV casting devices.