king of the nerds RETURNS IN 2015
King of the Nerds RETURNS IN 2015


Chris is a structural engineer who loves to travel. He aspires to work in the space-exploration industry.

Contestant Questionnaire:

Nerds or Runts: Nerds

Pizza or Chinese food delivery: Chinese food

Star Trek or Star Wars: Star Trek

Game of Thrones, The Walking Dead or Battlestar Galactica: BSG

PlayStation, Xbox, Wii or PC: PlayStation

World of Warcraft or Call of Duty: Never played.

BioShock Infinite or Fez: See previous answer

Math or Science: Science (because you can do math while trying science)

Edison or Tesla: Tesla (but not his madness)

Sharpies or Bics: Sharpie

Comic-con or Dragon Con: Comic-Con

Lord of the Rings or The Hobbit? LOTR

Vine or Instagram Video: Vine

Mac or PC: Mac for editing, PC for everything else

Marvel or DC Comics: Donít care

Droid, iPhone or Blackberry: Android

Asteroids or Ms. PacMan: Asteroids

What character would you be in Mario Kart? Yoshi

Which family would you belong to in Game of Thrones? Stark, Lannister or Targaryen? Stark

If you have a pet (what they are and what their name is): N/A

The one celebrity/icon (past/present) you would have wanted on your team on the show: Gwynne Shotwell

What planet other than Earth would you live on? Persephone (Firefly Universe) or P3X-774 (Stargate Universe)

Which house would you belong in Harry Potter? People tell me Gryffindor

IQ Score: It doesnít really matter.

Aliens Ė Exist or Myth: Exist

Favorite Superhero (Right now): Dr. Horrible

Favorite Video Game: Final Fantasy VII

Favorite TV Show (Right now): Sherlock

Favorite Movie (Right now): Scott Pilgrim vs. The World

Favorite Musician or Band (Right now): Emeli Sandť

Favorite Musical Instrument (Right now): Parlor Grand Piano

Favorite Book: English with an Accent

Favorite Game Show (Right now): The Hero

Favorite Doctor from Doctor Who: David Tennant

Favorite King of the Nerds contestant from last season: Ivan

Favorite black King of the Nerds contestant from last season: Moogega

If you were trapped on a desert island what three items would you bring? Assumptions: There is access to food and water. There are no predatory animals. There is shade.
  • Violin (always wanted to learn)
  • Enderís Game
  • A voice recording of loved ones on a device that could be charged by the sun
If you could have a dinner party with three people (alive/dead) whom would you choose? Assumptions: This isnít my last dinner party. Itís just a dinner party where I can choose special guests.
  • Commander Chris Hadfield
  • Nathan Fillion
  • Gwynne Shotwell