king of the nerds SEASON FINALE THURSDAY AT 10/9c
Nicole is a chemist, gamer and former marching band member. She currently competes in a Milwaukee roller derby league.
Nerds or Runts: Nerds
Pizza or Chinese food delivery: Cheese Pizza
Star Trek or Star Wars: Doctor Who
Game of Thrones, The Walking Dead or Battlestar Galactica: Battlestar Galactica
PlayStation, Xbox, Wii or PC: PlayStation!!
World of Warcraft or Call of Duty: World of Warcraft, because the Tauren are awesomesauce embodied!
BioShock Infinite or Fez: BioShock Infinite
Math or Science: Science
Edison or Tesla: Tesla is my homeboy.
Sharpies or Bics: Sharpies
Comic-con or Dragon Con: Anime Central to work at, Dragon Con to play at.
Lord of the Rings or The Hobbit? Lord of the Rings -- they're taking the Hobbits to Isengard!
Vine or Instagram Video: Vine
Mac or PC: PC
Marvel or DC Comics: Yes, please.
Droid, iPhone or Blackberry: Droid
Asteroids or Ms. PacMan: Both, with a hint of Galaga
What character would you be in Mario Kart? Luigi, always!
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): I adopted a shelter cat named Barney. That was my dad’s nickname, so Barney kept his name!
The one celebrity/icon (past/present) you would have wanted on your team on the show: Either Jon Pertwee, Mark Labbett, Paul Zaloom or Alan Rickman. Mark would be the most useful though!
What planet other than Earth would you live on? Pre-Time War Gallifrey
Which house would you belong in Harry Potter? Slytherin, of course
IQ Score: Meh, this isn’t something that matters to me.
Aliens – Exist or Myth: Exist. I can’t believe that in the entire universe, Earth is the only planet that can sustain life.
Favorite Superhero: Ozymandias and Doctor Octopus (because villains > heroes)
Favorite Video Game: Xenogears
Favorite TV Show: Doctor Who
Favorite Movie: Shichinin no Samurai, Hook, Stargate, V for Vendetta, Citizen Kane, Doctor Who – The Movie
Favorite Musician or Band: Third Eye Blind, Soilwork, Kamelot, Billy Idol, Styx, Johnny Cash
Favorite Musical Instrument: Contrabass Clarinet, Bass Guitar, Bagpipes
Favorite Book: Battle Royale, The Girl Who Loved Tom Gordon, Brave New World, The Divine Comedy
Favorite Game Show: King of the Nerds!, The Chase, Legends of the Hidden Temple, GUTS, Ryori no Tetsujin
Favorite Doctor from Doctor Who: My first – the Third Doctor, Jon Pertwee! (Honorable mention to Richard E. Grant, the Tenth Doctor in “The Curse of Fatal Death.”)
Favorite King of the Nerds contestant from last season: Genevieve and Ivan
If you were trapped on a desert island what three items would you bring?
- Duct tape (distilling water, starting a file, making clothes/bags/basic tools and weapons)
- Swiss Army knife (standard uses)
- A large can of Crisco (use the can to reflect light/signal for help/use the Crisco for basic first aid)
- Jon Pertwee
- Nikola Tesla
- Bill Nye