This Week In The Nerd Fandom- December 24th, 2022


Hello everyone, welcome to a very special Holiday Edition of This Week In The Nerd Fandom. We’re going to be looking at several new topics in Nerd Culture today, so bundle up and enjoy.

The Mystery Behind Peter and Mary Jane’s Split-Up Is Finally Revealed

Amazing Spider-Man Issue 21 Main Cover
Image Credit: Marvel Entertainment

Peter Parker has had his hands full this year, from facing a corrupted Ben Reilly in the current Dark Web Event to the mystery behind the breakup that has had fans talking. Now, according to Marvel’s March 2023 Solicitation, the mystery will finally be solved in the Amazing Spider-Man Issue 21.

One Piece Odyssey’s Newest Trailer Highlights Battle System

We’re a month away from getting to play One Piece Odyssey. And this new trailer certainly looks fun, highlighting the battle system, adventure elements, and character abilities! While it goes on sale on January 13th, fans will be able to download the demo on January 10th and will be able to transfer over their save data to the full game when it launches.


Don’t Toy With Me, Miss Nagatoro 2nd Attack Picks Up Four New Character Trailers

Don't Toy With Me Miss Nagataro Second Attack Trailer Visual 1
Image Credit: King Amusement Creative

With the second season set to debut next month, four new character trailers were unveiled for Don’t Toy With Me, Miss Nagatoro 2nd Attack. We have a trailer for Nagatoro, Senpai, Maki Gamou, and Yoshi. Which includes a preview of the new ED theme titled MY SADISTIC ADOLESCENCE‚ô°. The New Season is set to premiere on January 7th and will air on Crunchyroll at the same time as it airs in Japan.

The Massive-Verse prepares for its Podcast Cross-Media Story with NO/ONE

Image Credit: Image Comics

The Massive-Verse is about to expand with a brand new “True Crime” Superhero drama titled No/One. Image Comics brings Superstar writers Kyle Higgins, and Brian Buccellato with a rising superstar artist Geraldo Borges for an all-new ten maxiseries comic book series, joining Radiant Black, Rogue Sun, Radiant Red, The Dead Lucky, Radiant Pink, Inferno Girl Red, and C.O.W.L. In March 2023. The story will also be expanded upon with a monthly podcast titled WHO IS NO/ONE. For more on this story, Image Comics has further details.


My Hero Academia’s Sixth Season Sets Up Second Cour Date, and New ED Theme Artist

A date has been set for My Hero Academia’s Sixth Season Second Cour. Fans will be able to catch the second cour on January 7th, and a new ED theme artist has been announced. SIXTH LOUNGE is set to perform Kitakaze. The series is available to stream on Crunchyroll and Hulu.

TMNT/ Mighty Morphin Power Rangers II Goes On Sale Next Week!

Image Credit: Boom! Studios

Cowabunga! One of the best crossovers in Comic Books today is coming back for another round, MMPR/TMNT II. Boom Studios has an exclusive first look, and you can expect the first issue on December 28th at your Local Comic Book Store.


Chainsaw Man, Attack on Titan The Final Season Part Two’s OP Videos Top Official YouTube Channel’s Views in 2022

Chainsaw Man- Episode Three Visual
Image Credit: MAPPA

It doesn’t come to much of a surprise, but Attack on Titan and Chainsaw Man Music Videos were among the most popular YouTube videos in 2022. The results were conducted from an independent survey by Digital Creators, the most-viewed videos posted by official Japanese entertainment channels between January 1st to December 7th were Chainsaw Man and Attack on Titan: The Final Season Part Two. For more on this story, head over to Anime News Network.

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