All Poindexters and geekbeat freakz, report to the dance floor!! From the early nerdcore albums of MC Frontalot to the Epic Rap Battles of History and the entire careers of the Lonely Island guys and Childish Gambino, rapping nerds have become undeniable icons of pop culture. Now it’s your turn to show us what you’ve got, in the eighth annual Fantastic Fest Nerd Rap Throwdown! What is Nerd Rap? Simply put, it’s any hip hop beat paired with an emcee (or multiple microphone fiends) rapping about movies, gaming, comics or any other faction of nerd culture. Got what it takes to become a Geek God of the Mic?
First Prize: A FAN badge to Fantastic Fest 2019
Second Prize: $50 in Alamo swag!
Third Prize: Shame