Phil Theobald sits in this week to chat with Bill about the new live-action Ninja Turtles sequel, the newly-announced Lego Dimensions sets, Beverly Cleary, Inspector Gadget and Netflix’s new Voltron series.
In The Geek Week News In Review: the
impending closure of Harajuku’s nifty-looking 1920’s train station, the Whopperito, John Boyega joins Pacific Rim 2, the Moana teaser, Transformers: The Movie on Blu-Ray and a metric ton of E3 news.
Intro: Voltron (theme) – Dale Schacker
Break: TMNT – The Arcade Game (Stage 01 Scene 02) – Mutsuhiko Izumi, Miki Higashino , & Kozo Nakamura
Outro: Forbidden Zone (finale) – Danny Elfman
It’s been a quiet week, so this time out we’re just sussing out our feeling about the new
Hi-C Ecto Cooler that just hit store shelves while blarfing a bit more about Overwatch, the BBC Farm series, LEGO and Band of Brothers.
In The Geek Week News In Review: The last
Back to the Future ride shut down, Star Wars: Rogue One is due for heavy reshoots, the new Mary Poppins flick will be a sequel, Lucasfilm finally gets into the lightsaber-making business, the 20th anniversary of Dragonheart and Bob Ross’s debut on Netflix.
Intro: Ghostbusters – Elmer Bernstein
Break: Down on the Farm – The Pearl Trio
Outro: Yoda Sings – Bad Lip Reading
Episode 225 - Inspirational Poster Country [ 1:34:45 | 130.13 MB ] Play Now
Bill takes a break from injecting Overwatch directly into his veins just long enough to hear Anne & Foley talk about vacationing in the Oregon countryside while watching Sister Act and Dragonheart on VHS. Also this week: Game of Thrones, vintage
Return of the Jedi activity books, Fallout 4’s Far Harbor DLC, Game of Thrones, Steven Universe and the Tudor Monastery Farm.
In The Geek Week News In Review: Blizzard’s attempts to keep Overwatch porn off the web, RIP Studio Ghibli animator
Makiko Futaki and the Regal Cinemas rollercoaster guy, Captain America’s sudden heel turn, Disney picks up the film rights to Delilah Dirk, the discovery of 50 forty year-old arcade games on a Welsh boat and the sudden demise of Portland’s Big-Ass Sandwiches.
Intro: Overwatch (theme) – Derek Duke & Neal Acree
Break: Oh Happy Day – The St. Francis Choir
Outro: Dragonheart (finale) – Randy Edelman
Episode 224 - Uncharted 4 Spoilercast [ 2:20:03 | 0.01 MB ] Play Now
Bill’s finally finished Uncharted 4, so this means a big spoilercast about the game starting at the 1 hour & 20 minute mark in this episode!
But before that, we’re talking about Maria Bamford’s Lady Dynamite, Hail Caesar!, Grace & Frankie, the “black nerd” comedy
Dope, the Italian fairytale flick Tale of Tales and the Linework NW indie comics convention.
In The Geek Week News In Review: The guy who made
Foodfight! somehow swindled Chinese investors into giving him $80 million to made a trilogy of Tetris movies, trailers for both the new Star Trek series and new Star Trek film, some drunk guys snuck onto the Millennium Falcon, the rumor that Daniel Craig has turned down $100 to return as James Bond, RIP Scrooge McDuck and the introduction of Pepsi Strong.
Intro: A Thief’s End (Uncharted 4) – Henry Jackman
Break: Entertainment Tonight (Theme) – Michael Mark
2nd Break: Nate’s Theme 4.0 – Henry Jackman
Outro: More Nate’s Theme 4.0 – Henry Jackman