Episodes

October 25, 2021

30 Minutes of Fright

With Spooky Season drawing to a close, Mark and Joe reminisce about some of their favorite vampire movies over the years. From Vampire Hunter D to 30 Days of Night, today's Side Stitches touches on some of the best vampire f...

October 20, 2021

The Sauntering Dead (A Look Back at The Walking Dead)

From the gritty black and white pages of the acclaimed comic book series, AMC brought a story of survival to our TV screens that had never been seen on network television. Hoards of zombies ended life as we knew it week after...

October 18, 2021

Side Stitches The Walking Dead, A Telltale Game

With civilization at an end you might think that the time to be civilized is also over. However, the choices you make do not only have the power to change what happens to you, but the future of those see you make them...even ...

October 13, 2021

Pro-LEW-fic feat. Lew Temple

While there have been a number of athletes that find themselves in the arts, few can say they found the level of success as Lew Temple, even if the characters he plays seem to die too soon. Welcome to season one episode 37 of...

October 11, 2021

Side Stitches The On Screen Deaths of Lew Temple

The portrayal of death on screen can often be senseless, brutal, cruel, or even meaningful. But no matter how it's been used to move a story forward, there are two actors who have been struck down on screen more than most; a...

October 06, 2021

S1E36 Inception

In 2010, between entries of the Dark Knight Trilogy, Christopher Nolan directed a film he had been planning for decades. A film that made us wonder if our thoughts were actually ours and made us marvel at the complexities of...

October 06, 2021

S1E36 Inception

In 2010, between entries of the Dark Knight Trilogy, Christopher Nolan directed a film he had been planning for decades. A film that made us wonder if our thoughts were actually ours and made us marvel at the complexities of...

October 04, 2021

The Collective Work of Christopher Nolan

Welcome back to another episode of Side Stitches! This week, Chelsea, Mark, and Joe discuss their thoughts on the work of acclaimed and revolutionary director Christopher Nolan! From Memento to Tennet and just about everythin...

September 29, 2021

Virtual Boyz to Virtual Men feat. Ben Heck

Have you ever been gaming on a vintage console and wish you could take those good old games with you wherever you went? Well luckily for you, we know a guy... Welcome to season one episode 35 of Digital Dissection: A Nerd Pod...

September 27, 2021

Side Stitches Portable Consoles

Picture it...it's the early 90's, you and your family are on the road for summer vacation, the sun has set but you need to game hasn't. You try to turn on the dome light of the family station wagon so you can keep arranging f...

September 22, 2021

The Way of the Gundam

By the time of the late 1970's Japan's airwaves were flooded with giant robots. Every week a new adversary would appear for their super-powered hero robot to smash and save the day. However, as the animation genre itself wa...

September 20, 2021

Gundam Wing

Welcome to listener's choice week! Some time ago, in the world of Twitter, a winner chose a topic for the three of us to discuss! However, like any good RPG, we may have gotten caught up in a few side quests... We are finally...

September 15, 2021

A Voice That Can Pierce The Heavens feat. Kyle Hebert

From a young age, Kyle Hebert was fascinated with cartoons and anime; but his love for them was more than just their animation and sweet Saturday morning storylines. Kyle developed a deep appreciation for the men and women w...

September 13, 2021

An Ode to Voice Acting

Throughout our childhood an into our adult lives, we here at Digital Dissection love us some good cartoons, anime, and video games. Something that always makes the characters of these mediums stand out are the men and women ...

September 08, 2021

Ghostbusters 101

So...we may have already done an episode or two about Ghostbusters but hear us out! In Episode 1 we talked why Ghostbusters was a brilliant film when analyzing all its individual elements -- this time the dive is far, far dee...

September 06, 2021

Dial "G" For Ghostbusters

It's Saturday morning in the late 80's, you've just poured yourself a bowl of cereal, and now it's time to sit down an enjoy your favorite cartoon. For at least two of us here at Digital Dissection that cartoon followed four...

September 01, 2021

Talkin Oasis Tech with Seamus Byrne

Welcome to Season 1 Episode 31 of Digital Dissection: A Nerd Podcast where we continue talking about Ready Player One! Specifically we focus on how probable an online world like the Oasis is. And since we're no experts on thi...

August 30, 2021

Social MMO's and the Year 2000

On today's Side Stitch Mark and Joe regale what the world thought it would look like at the turn of the century! Would the world be moved to the skies? Would we have self cleaning houses? Would entire meals come in pill form...

August 25, 2021

Ready Critic One

Have you ever just completely immersed yourself in a video game? Where hours felt like minutes? Where you felt a connection with the characters and other players? Then, when you finally stopped playing you were hit with the h...

August 23, 2021

The Many Easter Eggs of Ready Player One

What do you get when you mix a story about fighting corporate greed, an immersive online world, a dash a romance, strong friendships, and pop culture references that span four decades? You get a movie!...with roughly a millio...

August 18, 2021

The Vitru-Dian Man: An Interview with Dian Bachar

Actor, art enthusiast, toy collector, and someone who isn't afraid to cross a questionable river, Dian Bachar is a man of many talents and we are excited to sit down with him today! Welcome to Season 1 Episode 29 of Digital D...

August 16, 2021

A Preview of Dian Bachar

On today's Side Stitches, Mark and Joe talk about some other their favorite films featuring Dian Bachar -- a dive into some of the properties we didn't discuss during our main episode. Dian's background goes far beyond his mo...

August 11, 2021

A Nerd-Tastic Voyage

We're not here today to argue nerd vs geek, we're here to shed a little insight into where the term nerd came from and how it has evolved over a few decades; as well as how nerd culture's level of acceptance has shifted. Welc...

August 09, 2021

The Secret Nerd Years

The term "Nerd" has changed over the years, and it has done so for the better. With nerd culture having become pop culture, people can wear their interests on their sleeves with relative acceptance. However, this wasn't alw...