Continue Reading Make Disney Great Again – Episode 188

Make Disney Great Again – Episode 188

New Star Wars TV Shows and information, Kathleen Kennedy Contract Extension, Russian Bots and Lady Gaga Fans weaponizing reviews, and look out Sweden, fate has chosen another ruler! And Nik has inside information on the new Power Rangers series! Its the News Roundup for the second week of October! News Sponsored by Nik, no Not That Nik Big News Star Wars Mandalorian, Kathleen Kennedy Contract Extension matches Bob Igers Retirement date, https://deadline.com/2018/09/kathleen-kennedy-contract-extension-lucasfilm-star-wars-1202473246/ https://www.techspot.com/news/76802-first-image-new-star-wars-series-mandalorian-revealed.html Under the Radar Titans trailer and season…

Continue Reading Swipe Left for Picard – Episode 179

Swipe Left for Picard – Episode 179

Patrick Stewart is returning to Star Trek as everyone’s favorite Frenchman with an English Accent, Jean-Luc Picard. We don’t know what his show will be about for sure, but that doesn’t stop us from speculating! In a shoe is on the other foot kind of story Disney is unable to get the rights to stream some Star Wars movies on their streaming service. Alex Trebek is possibly retiring in 2020 and we talk about how to choose a succesor. And…

Continue Reading Giant Robot Battles

Giant Robot Battles

This week we’re talking Giant Robot Battles. Recently you may have heard the news about the Battle between the US and Japan in the Giant Robot arena (https://www.megabots.com/) and so we’re adding The Fandomverse to the mix.  Each of us has chosen a giant robot to duke it out. In The Blue Corner, we have the Wonder from Down Under Nik English In The Red Corner, we have the Wizard of the Coast Jeff Dumas And in the Other corner,…

Continue Reading Grandma’s Disneyfied Fairy Tales – Episode 109

Grandma’s Disneyfied Fairy Tales – Episode 109

With all of the live action retelling of classic Disney Fairy Tales on their way we take a minute to talk about fairy tales from our childhood that would make good movies.  We discuss what the “Original” version of a fairy tale is and whether our caregivers “Disneyfied” the stories that we grew up with.  The Fairy Tales that we talk about are The Boy and the North Wind (51:56) – http://www.feri.com/dawn/theboy.html The Twelve Dancing Princesses (56:28) – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Twelve_Dancing_Princesses Momotaro (1:00:45) – http://etc.usf.edu/lit2go/72/japanese-fairy-tales/4845/momotaro-or-the-story-of-the-son-of-a-peach/…

Continue Reading Reboots, Remakes and Rip Offs – Episode 83

Reboots, Remakes and Rip Offs – Episode 83

Joining us this week to talk about Movie Reboots, Remakes and Rip Offs we have the Producer of the Protagonist Podcast (www.ProtagonistPodcast.com) Andrew Darowski and Nik’s better half Lena English. Random Fandom International Podcast Day is September 30th and that is a good reminder to share our favorite podcasts with those around us.  We go over the podcasts that we listen to and find that there is something for everyone.  In our listens we have shows about Industry News, TV…

Continue Reading All Signs Point to the Robot Uprising

All Signs Point to the Robot Uprising

Artificial Intelligence or Robot Uprising? This week we have had a lot of news come out of the European Union but don’t worry we’re not going to talk about the Brexit today, our news story is about how in the EU they are discussing passing regulations that give Robots and AI’s people like rights, and while right now that seems a little ridiculous but considering how quickly things have progressed it may not be as ridiculous as it seems at first look….

Continue Reading Ep30 – 12 Panels not to miss at SLCC 15

Ep30 – 12 Panels not to miss at SLCC 15

Branden keeps talking about how Salt Lake Comic Con is three conventions in one and so in this episode we talk about one of those conventions, the Panels. We go through the panel and each pick four panels that we are excited for. We tell you what Salt Lake Comic Con says they are, what we think they will be, and why we are looking forward to them. Then we answer a quick question from a friend about what kind…

Continue Reading Episode 19 – Why Does DC Hate America?

Episode 19 – Why Does DC Hate America?

Happy Fourth of July! Lots of movie news this week, but after that we decide to keep to a patriotic theme, and who could be more Patriotic than Captain America? We talk about some of the different incarnations of Captain America and whether the Mantle is bigger than just one man. We answer the age old question, “Why does DC hate America?” and share our favorite Geeky parts of the 4th. Stay Tuned!

Continue Reading Episode 18 – Ready Player One Evil Cogs

Episode 18 – Ready Player One Evil Cogs

When you say bad things about IOI they cut your power off. Thanks for being patient while waiting for this episode to drop! Welcome to our first ever Book Club. You will still get full credit for attending this course even if you haven’t read the book, but jump over to https://fandompodcast.com/audible for a free audio version narrated by Will Wheaton. This time we are talking about Ready Player One by Ernest Cline. This book is set in a the…