the stories that make us nerds

NW Nerd is a podcast with feature stories on geeky interests, as well as talk on current and past issues within fandom and pop culture. 

Episode 20 - Zelda Symphony of the Goddesses

Legend of Zelda: Symphony of the Goddesses. (Courtesy of Steve Lemke)

Legend of Zelda: Symphony of the Goddesses. (Courtesy of Steve Lemke)

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3:30 Fidget spinners
9:15 Video games Dishonored / New Donk City
22:45 Netflix vs. cable  
27:30 "Powerless" and an Adam West quiz 

41:00 FEATURE: Legend of Zelda: Symphony of the Goddesses

59:00 INTERVIEW: Pinball legend Steve Ritchie, designer of Start Trek TNG, Spider-Man, Game of Thrones, Terminator 2 and more. 

1:12:15 Nerd Alert 


It's the final episode of season 1. Nick and Dyer talk news of fidget spinners, Dishonored and New Donk City, Netflix and Adam West -- including an Adam West quiz!

Then, orchestras play everything from Mozart to Mahler. Lately, however, symphonies have been drawing from various corners of pop culture, such as Harry Potter or Pokemon. NW NERD talks with one of the more popular productions -- The Legend of Zelda: Symphony of the Goddesses. 

Also, NW NERD talks with legendary pinball designer Steve Ritchie about the true story that became a pinball game. He also talks Star Trek and other passions he turned into games.