Episode 122 - These Eggs Have Yellow Eyes [ 1:16:00 | 104.38 MB ] Play Now
Blah blah blah Easter blah blah blah
The Kroll Show something something Broad City whatever blah Dark Souls 2 and for Christ’s sakes please Bill shut up about The Clone Wars already.
In The Geek Week News In Review:
Snoop Dog in Call of Duty: Ghosts, the end of GaymerX, Marty O’Donnell getting canned from Bungie, Star Wars storybooks illustrated by Ralph McQuarrie and Ian McCaig, PS4 outselling the Xbox One, Dreamworks’ Lil’ Devil movie and the futility of focus testing cartoons.
Intro: Beware of the Easter N***** Charlie Brown – Man, Who Knows
Break: Halo Theme – Marty O’Donnell
Outro: Easter Parade – Bing Crosby
It’s Tattoo Eve as Anne braces herself for her first visit to a tattoo parlor, and so Bill celebrates by gently poking holes in Captain America 2′s
ridiculousness. Also, Anne gushes about Portland’s new indie comics convention, Linework NW and not-so-gushes about Gina Carano’s latest flick, In The Blood.
In the Geek Week In Review:
Mickey Rooney is dead! The Ultimate Warrior is dead! Stephen Colbert is dead! Captain Janeway got tricked! Bill was right about the Last of US PS4 port! Aaaand Savage Steve Holland is coming back!
Intro: Shoop – Salt n’ Pepa
Break: Good Mornin’ – Mickey Rooney and Judy Garland
Outro: Everybody Wants Some – Van Halen
Episode 120 - Mary Lou SteamBurger [ 2:34:37 | 212.34 MB ] Play Now
This we’re joined by listener Jacob (A.K.A. I Hate DRM) to talk about
Back to the Future marathons, Shadowrun Dragonfall, Infamous: Second Son, The Silence of the Lambs, The Grand Budapest Hotel, Noah, Saga volume 3, Jim Henson’s Creature Shop Challenge and the new Stripped documentary.
In the Geek Week In Review: The $600 Japan-only Miyazaki
Blu-Ray box set, the failed Game_Jam reality show, Amy Hennig’s Star Wars game, How I Met Your Mother’s ascension to the ranks of beloved TV shows with hated series finales and the 50th pre-anniversary of mankind’s first contact with aliens.
Intro: The Diner – Alan Silvestri
Break: The Goonies II (World 1) – Cyndi Lauper (by way of some poor schmuck at Konami)
Outro: Happy Birthday – Atom & His Package
This week we’re joined by listeners Brian and Yesenia to talk about
touring Portland, Thor 2, Infamous: Second Son, Jim Henson’s Creature Shop Challenge and Emerald City ComiCon.
In the Geek Week News In Review: Fancasting the
inevitable Indiana Jones reboot, what’s going on at Naughty Dog, Peter Mayhew’s potential return to the galaxy far, far away, the TMNT trailer and the discovery of Osamu Tezuka’s sexy mice!
Intro: All Aboard! – Jack Wagner
Break: Indiana Jones and the Temple of the Forbidden Eye – John Williams
Outro: It’s a Small World After All – ALL OF EARF’S CHILDREN
Episode 118 - (G)osh (D)arnit, (C)onley [ 1:53:37 | 156.03 MB ] Play Now
This week we’re joined by friend-of-the-podcast (and co-host of the
LadyLike Podcast) Conley Smith (who can be seen at the 18-minute mark in the Youtube video above), who gives us a first-hand account of GDC 2014 and chats with Bill about The Clone Wars cartoon while Anne stares at a wall.
In the Geek Week In Review:
Assassin’s Creed: Unity, the CGI Peanuts cartoon and USC’s experimental game that allows players to relive Henry David Thoreau’s two years at Walden Pond.
Intro: Charlie Brown’s Theme – Vince Guaraldi
Break: Surfin’ Snoopy – Vince Guaraldi
Outro: Oh, Good Grief! – Vince Guaraldi and Bill Melendez
Episode 117 - We Used To Be Friends [ 1:55:27 | 158.56 MB ] Play Now
The Elder Scrolls Online beta has sunk its claws into Anne, leaving her with only the
Veronica Mars movie and Ernest & Celestine (from the creators of A Town Called Panic!) to chat about, while Bill tapdances around spoilers for the True Detective finale and yaks about The Clone Wars CGI cartoon, Dark Souls II, Titanfall, and building Star Wars models.
In the Geek Week In Review: This week’s temporary collapse of
HBO Go and Xbox Live, the demise of Namco High, comic book convention penalty cards, the death of Captain Video and J.K. Rowling’s essay about the history of The Quidditch World Cup.
And be sure to stay after the outro for the introduction of our newest segment, BOY HOWDY AFTER DARK (starring
Intro: We Used To Be Friends – The Dandy Warhols
Break: The Clone Wars (theme) - John Williams & Kevin Kiner
Outro: Angry River – T. Bone Burnett & The Hat
Episode 116 - Gillian Anderson's Nose [ 1:49:31 | 150.41 MB ] Play Now
Bill spices things up with a copy of
The Sounds of Star Wars while Anne gushes over Gillian Anderson, Hannibal and The Man Who Would Be King. Also on this week’s menu: South Park: The Stick of Truth and the joy of building models.
In the Geek Week in Review: the sudden departure of Uncharted creator
Amy Hennig from Naughty Dog, the announcement of The Last of Us movie, Polygon’s piece about the collapse of Irrational Games and the Wes Anderson soundtrack box set.
Intro: Kick the Baby/Pokerface – Kyle, Ike and Cartman
Break: The Man Who Would Be King (Theme) – Maurice Jarre
Outro: The Fairest of the Seasons – Nico