Jump The Shark | Episode 10 | New Year, New Us… or is it?

February 17, 2019

John and Will dish up another serving of Jump the Shark, the pop-culture podcast from The Unheard Nerd. On this episode Will tries to find his inner zen, discovers the wonders of Farm Simulator and still doesn't understand the concept of not having to recreate the bed music with his mouth. John presents an extensive list of film and TV he's watched since the last time the boys spoke.

Jump The Shark | Episode 9 | What We’ve Licked Since The Last Time We Talked

November 26, 2018

John and Will are back with Jump the Shark, the pop-culture podcast from The Unheard Nerd. With a return to their regular format the pair are discussing the death of Stan Lee, their adventures at Comic-Con, Avengers S.T.A.T.I.O.N as well as everything they've watched since the last time they talked. John catches up with 'The Walking Dead' and Will gives a review of 'Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald'. John also attempts to introduce a new feature to the show.

Jump The Shark | Episode 8 | Con Men - Live From MCM Comic-Con London

November 4, 2018

John and Will take the bold decision to record a podcast live from the convention floor at this October's MCM Comic-Con London. A little shorter and a lot noisier than usual the boys react and commentate on events throughout the day, including a 25 minute preview of Mortal Engines, and take time out to interview folks from 'Doctor Who - Escape Hunt', 'Po-Zu Shoes' and 'Hasbro' about their Puma x Transformers shoe collaboration.

Jump The Shark | Episode 7 | The Penis We Deserve, But Not The Penis We Need Right Now…

September 24, 2018

A very penis-centric show this time around as your hosts, John and Will, tackle Batman's tackle and discuss unwanted dick-pics. The headlines include the PlayStation Classic, that Captain Marvel trailer, Blockbuster Video and Deadpool in London as well as the boys opinion on Ant-Man and the Wasp. Another healthy dose of pop-culture chit-chat. And penis.

Jump The Shark | Episode 6 | Put The Yo Into New York!

July 25, 2018

In this episode of Jump The Shark: A little later than anticipated – Will returns from New York and won’t shut up about it. John reviews ‘Solo: A Star Wars Story’ and Sylvester Stallone’s Indycar tribute, ‘Driven’. Your hosts discuss ‘Black Panther’, ‘Downsized’ and ‘I, Tonya’. In addition to film the boys mull over a certain celebrity’s recent indiscretions and the usual mix of pop-culture.

Jump The Shark | Episode 5 | Five Guys at Five Guys Plus One

May 19, 2018

In this episode of Jump The Shark: Will reviews Marvel's 'Avengers: Infinity War' having seen the film with most of the show's listeners and loses his car. The pair talk about a big, big box that arrived from LEGO, 'Lost in Space' and the return of 'The Toys That Made Us' to Netflix. John reviews Batman: Ninja and Mind Hunter. As always there are diversions and tangents and we learn that 'Book a Month' isn't going so well in 2018.

Jump The Shark | Episode 4 | John’s Back in the Cupboard

April 22, 2018

In this episode of Jump The Shark: John and Will review 'The Shape of Water', 'Anihilation' and 'Geostorm'. The duo get stuck into science fiction books including Ann Leckie's 'Ancillary Trilogy' and 'Provenance', Andy Weir's Artemis and James Smythe's 'The Echo'. John introduces Will to the wonders of fake Chinese Lego... and more.

Jump The Shark | Episode 3 | Fingers Crossed We Don’t F*ck This One Up…

March 24, 2018

In this episode of Jump The Shark: John and Will record a replacement episode for the last one which, like our homework, the dog ate. The pair discuss Netflix movies Mute and The Cloverfield Paradox, retro video games and biscuits. All the biscuits.

Jump The Shark | Episode 2 | Why is that woman holding an Alien dildo?

February 4, 2018

Episode 2 | Why does that woman have an Alien dildo?


In this episode: Will discovers pop-culture sex toys, gives his opinions on a second viewing of Star Wars: The Last Jedi, and reviews Alexander Reynolds’ epic sci-fi novel ‘Pushing Ice’. John and Will respond to feedback and talk Star Wars, Solo, Star Trek and much, much more.



Runtime 1:08 | Explicit | Contains Spoilers | Title Music: Malibu Shark Attack – Malibu Shark Attack

Jump The Shark | Episode 1 | It was a time of civil war…

January 7, 2018

Episode 1 | It was a time of civil war...

In this episode: Will rants about Star Wars: The Last Jedi, Marvel's Silver Surfer comics, Ernest Cline's Armada and... well pretty much everything. Meanwhile John takes a more reasoned approach. Your hosts reminisce about last year's London Comic-Con, the Red Dwarf press conference, the UK premier of Futureman and more.

[Runtime 1:30 | Explicit | Contains Spoilers | Title Music: Malibu Shark Attack - Malibu Shark Attack]