Dan Moren

Dan’s a freelance writer, podcaster, and author of the sci-fi novel The Caledonian Gambit. On The Incomparable network, he co-hosts Not Playing with Lex and Dan and the Speedy Arrowcast, and is the writer and host of Inconceivable!. He’s also a frequent panelist on The Incomparable and Total Party Kill and co-hosts Clockwise on Relay FM and The Rebound. He’s written for Macworld, The Boston Globe, Popular Science, The Magazine, and Tom’s Hardware.

Podcasts hosted by Dan Moren

Not Playing with Lex and Dan
Not Playing with Lex and Dan


Guest Host

The Incomparable

127: Walking and Talking

29: Magic Fridge

26: Hitler Was a Rules Lawyer

TeeVee

354: Arrow S6E8 Review: "Crisis on Earth-X"

352: Arrow S6E7 Review: "Thanksgiving"

348: Arrow S6E6 Review: "Promises Kept"

345: Arrow S6E5 Review: "Deathstroke Returns"

341: Arrow S6E4 Review: "Reversal"

333: Arrow S6E3 Review: "Next of Kin"

326: Arrow S6E2 Review: "Tribute"

318: Arrow S6E1 Review: "Fallout"

310: Arrow Flashback S1E21-23: "The Undertaking", "Darkness on the Edge of Town", and "Sacrifice"

303: Arrow Flashback S1E19-20: "Unfinished Business" and "Home Invasion"

298: Arrow Flashback S1E17-18: "The Huntress Returns" and "Salvation"

296: Arrow Flashback S1E15-16: "Dodger" and "Dead to Rights"

294: Arrow Flashback S1E13-14: "Betrayal/The Odyssey"

276: Arrow Flashback S1E9-10 Review: "Year's End/Burned"

272: Arrow Flashback S1E7-8 Review: "Muse of Fire/Vendetta"

269: Arrow Flashback S1E5-6 Review: "Damaged/Legacies"

267: Arrow Flashback S1E3-4 Review: "Lone Gunmen/An Innocent Man"

265: Arrow Flashback S1E1-2 Review: "Pilot/Honor Thy Father"

259: Arrow S5E23 Review: "Lian Yu"

253: Arrow S5E22 Review: "Missing"

251: Arrow S5E21 Review: "Honor Thy Fathers"

246: Arrow S5E20 Review: "Underneath"

241: Arrow S5E19 Review: "Dangerous Liaisons"

238: Arrow S5E18 Review: "Disbanded"

236: Arrow S5E17 Review: "Kapiushon"

233: Arrow S5E16 Review: "Checkmate"

228: Arrow S5E15 Review: "Fighting Fire with Fire"

224: Arrow S5E14 Review: "The Sin-Eater"

221: Arrow S5E13 Review: "Spectre of the Gun"

220: Arrow S5E12 Review: "Bratva"

217: Arrow S5E11 Review: "Second Chances"

214: Arrow S5E10 Review: "Who Are You?"

199: Arrow S5E3 Review: "A Matter of Trust"

198: Arrow S5E2 Review: "The Recruits"

195: Arrow S5E1 Review: "Legacy"

169: Arrow S4E23 Review: "Schism"

166: Arrow S4E22 Review: "Lost in the Flood"

162: Arrow S4E21 Review: "Monument Point"

161: Arrow S4E20 Review: "Genesis"

156: Arrow S4E19 Review: "Canary Cry"

153: Arrow S4E18 Review: "Eleven-Fifty-Nine"

150: Arrow S4E17 Review: "Beacon of Hope"

149: Arrow S4E16 Review: "Broken Hearts"

146: Arrow S4E15 Review: "Taken"

144: Arrow S4E14 Review: "Code of Silence"

140: Arrow S4E13 Review: "Sins of the Father"

138: Arrow S4E12 Review: "Unchained"

136: Arrow S4E11 Review: "A.W.O.L."

131: Arrow S4E10 Review: "Blood Debt"

126: Arrow S4E9 Review: "Dark Waters"

116: Arrow S4E7 Review: "Brotherhood"

115: Arrow S4E6 Review: "Lost Souls"

111: Arrow S4E5 Review: "Haunted"

108: Arrow S4E4 Review: "Beyond Redemption"

106: Doctor Who S9E6 review: "The Woman Who Lived"

104: Arrow S4E3 Review: "Restoration"

101: Arrow S4E2 Review: "The Candidate"

98: Arrow S4E1 Review: "Green Arrow"

73: Arrow S3E23 Review: "My Name Is Oliver Queen"

70: Arrow S3E22 Review: "This Is Your Sword"

67: Arrow S3E21 Review: "Al Sah-him"

65: Arrow S3E19-20 Review: "Broken Arrow," "The Fallen"

56: Arrow S3E18 Review: "Public Enemy"

55: Arrow S3E17 Review: "Suicidal Tendencies"

53: Arrow S3E16 Review: "The Offer"

51: Arrow S3E15 Review: "Nanda Parbat"

50: Arrow S3E14 Review: "The Return"

47: Arrow S3E13 Review: "Canaries"

Total Party Kill

122: Batsbatsbatsbatsbatsbats

121: United States v. Dracula

120: Orbs McQuarrie

119: The Mirror Has Two Faces

118: Please Roll Clockwork Bird

112: This Is Turning Into a Death House

111: Fake Cult News

110: Not My Centipedes, Not My Circus

109: The Legendary Hugging Wall

108: Tugging on the Orb

107: Paladins Crying Uncontrollably

106: A Little Dust-Up

105: All Children Are Creepy

92: Science and Other Sciences

91: Brain Genie

90: Toxic Vomit

89: If You Build It, Bats Will Come

64: Have You Seen Billy?

63: Root of the Problem

62: Jam Cabinet

61: Knee Deep in Bat Guano

42: Turn the Slug Around

41: Scorpion Rodeo

40: There's Always a Lesser Goblin

39: A Slug and a Nice Mint Julep

38: International House of Kobolds

37: This Guy's From Grand Rapids!

36: That Ship Has Sailed to Winch Town

35: Undermountain Thanksgiving

34: Time is a Flat Rat

33: Should My Orb Still Be Glowing?

32: One Rat Deep

31: Blinded by Kobold Science

30: Bone Throne

29: Don't Trust the Bugbear

28: 2 Legit 2 Hit

27: Rat Burrito

26: Wiggle the Something-or-Others

25: Death to All Statues

24: Garage Band of Heroes

Bonus Track

gs4: And Then Dan Died

Game Show

71: Inconceivable!: The Count Of Monte Brisco County

68: Inconceivable!: It's Not All Horrible Childhood Memories

61: Inconceivable!: Inclined To Go For The Liquor

57: Inconceivable!: Spies, Pies, and Electronics

48: Inconceivable!: Don't Read the Creepy Old Book

46: Inconceivable!: Dang, I Wish We Were Physicists

40: Inconceivable!: Sorcerel Realism

36: Inconceivable!: This is How We Lost America in the First Place

32: Inconceivable!: Intangibility is a Serious Problem

29: Inconceivable!: Laser Cars are Really Sweet

25: Counterclockwise: Order of the University of Phoenix

22: Inconceivable!: Cabaret of Fire

18: Inconceivable!: Harry Potter and the Odor of the Weasel

15: Inconceivable!: Vampire Or Not

14: Counterclockwise: Zombie King

12: Inconceivable!: Twelve Angry Clowns

11: Counterclockwise: All-Father Knows Best

9: Inconceivable!: Mogo is Displeased

6: Counterclockwise: Long TARDIS Nights

4: Counterclockwise: Lost in Stars

3: Inconceivable!: Mansplained to Doom!

2: Counterclockwise: Space Minivan

1: Inconceivable!: Serious Nerdery

Guest Panelist

The Incomparable

377: Kids Love the Kaiser (An Autumn Reading List)

374: Just Give Me 35 Years

372: Jedi Inflation is a Serious Problem

370: Someone We've Never Heard Of

365: Humour With a U in It

364: The Show of Theseus

354: Sons of Caledonia

347: I Tore My Pants

343: Billy Campbell's Soup

342: Sad Superman

332: She's the Han Solo

329: He's More Man than Puppet

326: Likeable Jerkability

325: The Monster Mash

322: Tastes Like College

318: Creepy Hug

317: You Broke Your Little Ships

315: Show Some Respect for the Chimp

308: Is Winter Coming?

304: Law of Diminishing Ninja Returns

300: The Incomparable Is People

296: The Official Batman

295: A History of Things That Never Happened

292: I Have an Appointment with the Tholian Ambassador

281: I Love a Lot of Awful People - The Best of 2015

278: Fake Jedi Boy

277: Stormtroopers Are People

276: Don't Drink the Bacta Tea

275: Comprehensive Tapestry Policy

271: Nostalgia Bomb

269: Crazy Ivan

265: Summer Superhero Spectacular: Final Rounds

261: Summer Superhero Spectacular: Round Three

260: High Five

259: Summer Superhero Spectacular: Round 2

257: Raptor Sipping Tea

255: Summer Superhero Spectacular: Round One

253: Ignoring the Movie Completely

252: Three Shames and a Ding

249: Critical Batman Deficit

245: Incomparable, Assemble!

243: Find My Lightsaber

239: The Colour Blue

238: Caucus with the Dark Side

237: Force Denier

235: Plot Advancement Tribune

234: The Only Way Out Is In

228: It's Not a Draft: Our 2014 Favorites

226: Stop Circulating the Tapes

222: Forcegiving

221: Do the Hand-Wavy Thing

218: Three Dads and a Superfast Baby

216: Maps of London

214: Fun is Underrated

200: Butter Zone

195: Peak Crate

193: Don't Worry, We Got This

191: They Don't Make Them Anymore

190: The Cloud is Run by Hydra

188: Game Show II

184: Genius Edition

183: How I Sold Your Mother

182: Full-Fledged Force Mullet

180: Locked-Shower Mystery

179: Thief-Based Economy

176: Solo Adventures (Our 2013 Favorites)

175: War on Christmas

170: Let Zygons Be Zygons

168: A Different Kind of Sleeper Agent

166: I Assume Everyone is Awful

165: Grieving for My Left Thumb

164: Put In the Zom and Out Comes Com

161: Southern Skeleton

159: Full Shatner

158: Peak Clooney

157: Bros and Arrows

156: Airline of Snitches

155: The Cat Who Listened to Podcasts

154: Seahorse on Line One

151: Not Technically Incest

150: I Look Forward to Ignoring Your Criticism

149: Gleekless (A Superhero Draft)

148: Between Two Obelisks

147: Space Fish

146: Bashing Two Action Figures Together

145: He Lives By a Stupid Code

143: The Best "Star Wars" Movie In Years

142: Free Public WiFi

138: All Hail the Lion!

137: Go Wash a Droid

136: We Waited 16 Years For This?

135: Total Party Kill

133: Incomparable Radio Theater of the Air

128: Bureaucracy Is Her Superpower

125: Kiss the Elf

124: Hobbit Hanukkah

122: Recursive Clip Loop: Our 2012 Favorites

121: Ice Mary Poppins

120: A Horse with a Hat

118: The Incomparable Holiday Vault 2

117: Intergalactic FedEx

116: Very Well-Read Hobos

115: For Dunces, By Dunces, To Dunces

114: When You Wish Upon a Star Wars

113: Indiana Jones is Immortal Now!

110: Cyborg Cowboy

108: Then We Touched, Then We Sang

106: Dance With a Dalek in the Pale Moonlight

105: That Mr. Hitler Seems Nice

100: Who Cares What We Think?

99: Convenience Store Clerk of Dune (A Summer Reading List)

95: Don't Take the Cinnamon Challenge

94: If You Think It's Funny, That's Fine, You're Wrong

92: Nick Fury's Google Hangout

90: A Suspiciously Efficient Morgue

89: Also Known as Endor

88: Skywalker's Eleven

86: Like "Catcher in the Rye," Except Crappier

85: Game Show

81: McRibs and Bacon Martinis

80: Khan Film Festival

79: Everything Sounds Beautiful in German

77: Women's Libber

76: Robert Redford's Foot

73: Ugh - A 2011 Clip Show

72: The Screams of Trees

69: Love Conquers All, But So Do Guns

68: Jedi Weekend

67: Darth Vader's Office is Really Weird

66: Regular People Like Us

65: Maine is Purgatory

64: Ghosts Cause Cancer

63: Like a Good Book Exploded

62: The Pig is Chekhov's Gun

60: Thanks For Everything... Now Go Die

59: Flitting is in (TV Fantasy Pitches)

58: Greyskull Anonymous (TV Fantasy Draft)

57: Weird Subplots About Fondue

56: Let Me in the Frickin' TARDIS!

55: If a Show Never Airs, Can It Be Cancelled?

53: Let's Quilt Hitler

52: A Cthuluesque Vomiting of Ideas

51: Zombie Marmaduke (Hugo Awards 2011)

48: Can I Get Some Extra Dragons on That, Please?

47: Death Star University

46: I Like My Coffee Like My Evil Sith Lords

45: Lesbian, Silurian, Victorian

43: Mulder and Pacey in "The F-Files"

41: ...But Your Kids Are Gonna Love It

39: Bigger on the Inside

37: Shadow War of the Night Dragons

38: Curse of the Bad Plot

36: Impossible Astronauts

35: The Only Way to Win the Game of Thrones is Not to Play

34: The Wrath of James Caan

33: "I Drank What?"

31: Supernatural

30: Let Me Show You My Warp Bubble

25: Studied His Agrippa

24: My Word as Vorkosigan

22: Stephen Fry (Does Not Appear)

18: Christmas with the Doctor

17: We're Going to Need Some More Christmas Movies, I Guess

16: If You Love an Autobot, Set it Free

15: My Computer is Powered by Frisbees

14: There's Guacamole on the Holodeck

13: Harry Potter and the Picasso P.I.

12: He Who Controls Mr. Peanut Controls the World

11: To Be Continued?

8: Top Men

7: Law & Order: Atlantis

5: Shakespeare is a Hack!

4: This Film Presented in Mummy-Vision

3: Doctor Sherlock vs. The Melty Man

1: We'll Always Have Zeppelins

Random Trek

149: "Fair Haven" (VOY) with Dan Moren

103: "Accession" (DS9) with Dan Moren

2: "By Any Other Name" (TOS) with Dan Moren

TeeVee

355: Voltron: Legendary Defender S4 review

313: Star Trek: Discovery S1E4: "The Butcher's Knife Cares Not For the Lamb's Cry"

295: Batman University: "Mask of the Phantasm"

278: Batman University: "World's Finest" with Dan Moren

255: Doctor Who S10E6 Review: "Extremis"

244: The Expanse Season 2 wrap-up

231: The Expanse Season 2 Midterm Check-In

218: The Expanse S2E1-2 Review: "Safe" and "Doors and Corners"

194: "Mr. Robot" Season 2 wrap-up review

183: Mr. Robot review: "eps2.0_unm4sk.tc" (part 1 and 2)

174: Game of Thrones S6E8 review: "No One"

142: Legends of Tomorrow: Failure Analysis

137: Legends of Tomorrow S1E2 review: "Pilot, part 2"

133: Legends of Tomorrow S1E1 review: "Pilot, part 1"

129: Doctor Who review: "The Husbands of River Song"

124: The Expanse S1E1 review: "Dulcinea"

121: The Flash S2E8 review: "Legends of Today"

103: Doctor Who S9E5 review: "The Girl Who Died"

76: Daredevil Rewind: Episodes 10-12

68: Game of Thrones S5E4 review: "Sons of the Harpy"

64: Daredevil Rewind: Episodes 4-6

54: The Flash S1E16 Review: "Rogue Time"

43: Doctor Who review: "Last Christmas"

30: Doctor Who S8E8 review: "Mummy on the Orient Express"

26: Doctor Who S8E6 review: "The Caretaker"

21: Doctor Who S8E3 review: "Robot of Sherwood"

Total Party Kill

124: Rat Sandwich

123: A Taste of Kled

117: Netflix and Kill

116: We're Hotel Inspectors

115: Party in the Front, Stables in the Back

114: A Chip Off the Old Rock

113: Intimidate the Wind

100: Ask the Dungeon Masters

75: Axe Punch His Face

74: Unguarded Crack

73: Two Muls, a Defiler, and a Beetle Place

72: Magical Selfie Stick

71: Strumming His Piccolo

70: Ways to Not Be a Beetle

69: Epic Hat Destiny

68: Carlos, Have You Learned Nothing?

67: Is This Your Card?

66: Descriptions & Doors

65: In That Trunk Is Some Funk

60: Bedroom Farce

59: The Murder Chute

58: Unaffiliated Pottery Outpost

57: Full House

56: Professional Monkey Paw Operator

55: Too Many Tembo

54: Beetles in Jars

53: 1d8 Beetles

52: Dwarven Bards!

51: That's So Catapult

50: Swan Song

49: Do Giants Stack?

48: Chitin's Gonna Ichor

47: War on Rugs

46: A Door Killed My Brother

45: A Night on the Caravan

44: A Hat and Some Bugs

43: 0 Days Since Last Death

23: Spooky Hat Club

22: Who Knows Origami?

21: Warlocks and Door Locks

20: Do You Know the Mushroom Man?

18: Pick Out a Pretty Headstone

17: The Fightin' Sand Rams

16: Let the Best Mul Win

15: Wraith Relations

14: Don't Lick the Serpent

13: Plaintive Moos

12: The Orb Was Obvious

11: Blazing Skeletons

10: Danger's My Middle Name

9: Swimming Lessons

8: Torn Between Two Obelisks

7: Enter the Minotaur

6: The Trouble With Eglath

5: Sun, Sand, and Tareks

4: Bone Javelin

3: Kank Merchant

2: We've Been In Worse Situations

1: Meet the Party

Incomparable Radio Theater

0.7: Layers: The World of Tomorrow (Live)

0.6: Rehearsing in the Zeppelin

0.4: The Lives of Paul Citron; Marjorie Carter

0.3: The Spooky Twist; The Fog

0.2: Two-Fisted Tales of Tesla; Jenny Lane

0.1: Galaxy Scouts; The Fog

Bonus Track

347b: Insert Star Wars Teaser Reaction Here

300b: Hello, Bonus Track!

33gs: Editing Adventure!

281b: Once More For Safety

275b: Bring the Cane

gs24: Shut the Hell Up, Glenn

269b: Submarine Pictures

257b: It Has Always Been My Dream to Write Cyclops

253b: The Fat Man Meets The Thin Man

249b: Canadian Safety Blanket

238b: Let the Healing Begin

235b: Anyhow...

234b: Everybody Cut

228b: Robot or Not

5: Bang! Bang! Bang!

226b: Lumpy Leroux

221b: Gerbils and Tamagotchis

195b: Pun-Based Puzzles

190b: Hydra Dating Policy

184b: In Bed with Big Cardboard

182b: Episode II - Omnibus Commentary

180b: Flash-Drive Conspiracy

179b: Small Polyhedral Cubes

174b: Behind the Christmas Spectacular

168b: NBC's Dracula

166b: He's Making Milk Shakes

165b: Unrecorded Personal Conversations

164b: Quartermass

159b: After The Incomparable Movie Draft

157b: Advice for Merlin

156b: Mockingbird Orange

155b: Before and After The Incomparable #155

154b: Yahtzee!

151b: It's a Trap!

150b: High Density

143b: Flaaaaaaaan!

136b: A Thing That Farted

135b: Scott Explains Himself

133b: The Incomparable Radio Drama

128b: Everything's Episodic!

125b: Elf Hoverboard Incident

124b: Cruel Summer

123b: Balls In the Canyon

122b: The World is About to End

118b: I'm Batman

117b: Frenemeses

116b: I Am Fantastic

115b: Good Times, Sanford and Son

114b: Lena Dunham's "Star Wars"

110b: Timing

108b: Don't Stop Believin'

105b: Khan Wednesdays

102b: Extremely Weird and Made Me Think of You

100b: Wiped Clean Like Gym Equipment

99b: Fifty Shades of Glenn

94b: BBC

92b: B-Minus

90b: Hello, Chat Room

86b: Dragon Loving is a Personal Question

79b: After the Movie Draft

77b: Stephen King

67b: The Podcast Strikes Back

55b: Stuff Cancelled from the Cancelled Shows Draft

Game Show

75: It All Boils Down to Valerie Bertinelli

73: Dinosaur Jousting with Pitchforks

67: Welcome to Engineering

66: Low Definition: I Will See a Wrinklepuff

64: Random Pursuit

63: Tales of Glenn!

62: Dr. Tiff and the Electric Catfish

49: We Love Our Listeners!

47: Low Definition: The Spooky Edition

45: The Incomparable's Ten-Foot Poll

38: Game Night: Gospel According to Short Round

37: Low Definition: This Word Sucks

33: Exits Are Unknown

27: Low Definition: Lake Tourist

24: Game Night: Stephen Hawking Said

21: Light Lamp

17: Low Definition: Hempen Humbug

13: Game Night: Golfing with Hitler

5: Turns Out: Lies, Lies, Lies, Yeah

0: Tennis with Errol Flynn

Unjustly Maligned

46: "Lady in the Water" with Dan Moren

11: "Hudson Hawk" with Dan Moren