Just Us Weirdos
By Charlie & Gabe White
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Strange superpowers start emerging among a group of pre-teens from Quadropolis, and they're going to have to figure out how to use them to save the city. It starts as a simple effort to become the sidekick of the local superhero, but these kids discover a role that goes far beyond sidekick. Listen as they uncover villains, find creative ways to use their powers, and realize that titles "hero" and "villain" are more complicated than they first seem.
||CleanBONUS – Happy Holidays 2018||The Weirdos have won a mission and trapped the alleged supervillain Fish Out Of Water in a pot! But they've trashed the mansion of Mrs. Work in the process. Now, Graphene, Baninja, and ITGirl need to figure out what to do (and what it means about thems.||12/16/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanIssue 13: Family Like Business||The Weirdos have won a mission and trapped the alleged supervillain Fish Out Of Water in a pot! But they've trashed the mansion of Mrs. Work in the process. Now, Graphene, Baninja, and ITGirl need to figure out what to do (and what it means about thems.||12/9/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanIssue 12: Spies Just Like Us||The Weirdos are looking for a villain! Graphene has discovered that Fish out of Water seems to be a lackey for Mrs. Work, and Baninja has learned that Bernie Conners is really a superhero named Boa Convictor. Together with ITGirl,||12/3/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanIssue 11.2: The Secret Origins of Boa Convictor part 2||Bernie Connors has the ability to make people believe ANYTHING he says -- as long as it's about a superhero! After a young girl injures herself by trying to copy a hero Bernie made up, he gives up the extravagant life of a comic book writer for the lif.||11/25/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanIssue 11.1: The Secret Origins of Boa Convictor part 1||20 years ago in Greece, a young Bernie Connors contemplates what it means to have given up on his dream of writing comic books to become a textbook editor. He meets the Greek god Hermes, who has some opinions on this life decision.||11/18/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanIssue 10: Mind My Own Business||As Graphene and ITGirl go to confront Fish Out of Water and Mrs Work (disrespectfully and respectfully, respectfully), Baninja decides to look into Quadropolis reporter Bernie Connors. Baninja suspects he is being used by a mind controller.||11/11/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanIssue 9: Brainwashing, Boy-Fish, and Binary, Oh My||Remember that cliffhanger from 2 issues back? Shall we wait another issue to resolve it? No? Ok, then let's dig in to our fledgling superhero team figuring out the next steps. Baninja is sure he has the best idea for a way forward, but so does Dagny.||11/4/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanIssue 8: The Secret Origins of Graphene||Not every superhero has powers that come from a science experiment or nuclear accident. Sometimes, an origin story is more unusual. More illogical. More… spooky. - On this episode, we’ll travel back in time to the moment when Ameenah Amparo received||10/27/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanIssue 7: Trust Me, You’re a Hero||Kirby "Baninja" Kuromoto finds the memory-wiped tweens Dagny and Ameenah on the playground at their school. His goal is to remind them that they are superheros -- but he might not be able to do it without insulting them first!||10/21/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanIssue 6: Proof of Memories Past||Dagney and Ameenah have had their brains erased, and they don't even remember that they wanted to be superheroes! But Baninja is on the case. Listen as he and Butlerbot track the weird fish-boy to Binary Towers and heroically cling to truth!||10/14/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanIssue 5: The Secret Origins of ITGirl||ITGirl is the master of Technopathic Communication, which lets her hear what is wrong with a computer and reboot it with her mind. But how did she come by this power? Learn the answer -- and see just how nefarious her mom, Mrs. Work, can be!||10/7/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanIssue 4: Out Of Water||Graphene finds herself stuck in a ship with a guard carrying a gun to make her puke on one side, and the cold, empty ocean on the other. She has to find a way out of the ship and back to shore, and not lose her best friend in the process!||9/30/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanIssue 3: Feeling Green||Hey weirdos! Issue 3 resolves two cliffhangers: first, what happened at the beginning of Issue 1, and second, what happened at the end of Issue 2! Follow Graphene as she enters the EcoDirect ship and meets a strange new super... villain? Hero?||9/23/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanIssue 2: Follow the Lead-Ar||Hey weirdos! In the second episode of this serial podcast for kids, 12 year-old superhero Ameenah Amparo gets ready to go on her first mission. Step 1 -- Ameenah and her super-powered best friend Dagny must decide on the all-important question of super.||9/16/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanIssue 1: The Making of a Hero||12 year old Dagny "ITGirl" Work is forced into a business dinner on behalf of her mom, Gwennifer Work. Gwennifer, the VP of Binary Consolidated, the world's most successful company, is trying to impress the owner of a company she wants to buy.||9/9/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanIssue 0: Trailer||BE A HERO! LISTEN TODAY!This is a serialized story, and a new episode is launched each week. For the best experience, subscribe in iTunes, Stitcher, PocketCasts, or your favorite podcasting app! Just Us Weirdos - ISSUE 0Season 1 Trailer BE A HERO!||8/9/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
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There’s a playfulness to this world that helps the stories float by, but there’s a bigger plot happening that keeps you coming back. There’s so much silly fun in the mix, too. The host has a great sense of humor and of story!
Super Weird FUN!!!
This is such a funny and creative show with an innovative format that is sure to keep kids engaged. I just love the concept of wacky superpowers. Can't wait to hear more from Just Us Weirdos!!!
Just us Weirdos draws you in the moment you start listening. The superhero game at the end is a great exercise in creativity for kids as well. Can't wait to hear the next one!