Since his first appearance in 1887’s “A Study in Scarlet”, Sherlock Holmes has become a classic figure in society. His stories are told in countless iterations in printed media, movies, and television shows. With four seasons under its belt, the BBC’s Sherlock has developed an ardent fandom, and Emily, Elisabeth, and Lindsay dive into not only that world but the whole world of Sherlock Holmes, including Robert Downey Jr’s run as the consulting detective as well as his original appearance in classic literature, discussing characterization, casting, and storytelling. If you’re a fan of classic literature or of Sherlock, this is definitely one podcast you won’t want to miss! Also tune in for another segment of Nerd News, to see what’s new with the coming Star Wars movie, League of Legends Championship Series, and a classic video game’s return!

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