Continue Reading Release the Fanboys!

Release the Fanboys!

Episode 149: This is the news update for the Second Week of January 2018.  This week we’re getting a Comic Book Movie where the titular character has no lines, CBS All Access is coming to Amazon Prime… Kinda… The Fanboys are released, and make sure to listen to the end for the Fandom Movie League update. Feedback William on Twitter (@Fandomcast): Fandom movie League was a GREAT idea! I really hope you continue this idea next year. I didn’t think…

Continue Reading Crazy Star Wars Theories – The Fandom Hipster – Ep98

Crazy Star Wars Theories – The Fandom Hipster – Ep98

Crazy Star Wars Fan Theories! Over the years the Star Wars universe has grown and with it has come many fan theories.  Some of them are good and some of them are just crazy.  Today we talk about Rey’s Parentage, who Snoke really is, was Jar Jar the key to everything, and so much more. Random Fandom – Fangirls fuel fandoms Sara Linn writes in to talk about Rogue One and also about how the buying power of teenage girls…

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Continue Reading The Return of the DCW – Episode 85

The Return of the DCW – Episode 85

This week we are going to talk about the return of the DCW and what Flashpoint and the multiverse may mean for the shows. Random Fandom – Mike Bennett contacted me after our episode about remakes to talk about the 1984 SciFi Classic the Last Starfighter. Just in case you haven’t seen this movie it is about a kid that is recruited to be a star fighter pilot based off of some sweet video game skills and could be improved by updating…

Continue Reading Supergirl Binge Cut Supplemental

Supergirl Binge Cut Supplemental

Every once in a while there comes a topic that we discussed on the main weekly episode piques enough interest that I get on and discuss it a little bit more and in a little more detail.  This week Jeff brought up the topic of Binge Cuts and how weekly shows like Arrow should have a binge cut that removes most of the exposition and the scenes that are designed to help us remember what happened last week.  We’re not…

Continue Reading Star Trek – Pitching the Final Frontier

Star Trek – Pitching the Final Frontier

Star Trek New Show Pitches There has been some Star Trek Discovery news this week and some signs are beginning to concern us about the future of the Star Trek TV universe.  In order to combat that we fill the last half of this episode with Fan Fiction Fodder and pitch our own ideas for new Star Trek series, and sometimes its hard to come up with a new idea without riffing off of an old one.  Some of the…

Continue Reading Hoaxes, Satire, Fake News and How to Spot It

Hoaxes, Satire, Fake News and How to Spot It

We’ve all done it, we’ve all clicked on a link that we thought was an actual story on Social media only to realize that it is Fake News, Satire, or a Hoax, and even though we’ve all done it we’re not immune.  Last week we reported to you that Theo James had been cast as the new James Bond and it turns out that it just isn’t true.  One fake news site posted it and several other blogs rewrote the…

Continue Reading Daredevil S02: The rising tide raises all ships

Daredevil S02: The rising tide raises all ships

Daredevil Season 2 Discussion: This week on the podcast we talk about our impressions about Daredevil Season two, we talk about the martial arts, the sound mixing, and Netflix’s Descriptive audio service for the blind, then we fire off the spoiler warning and talk about the characters growth and stories.  The things we loved, those that we liked, and some things that didn’t sit too well with us. Geek News Agent Carter officially Cancelled – Can and will Netflix pick…

Continue Reading Connective Tissues in Film: An interview with Film Critic Sean Smithson

Connective Tissues in Film: An interview with Film Critic Sean Smithson

Sean Smithson film critic from ShockTillYouDrop.com and Funaddicts.org joins us tonight to talk to us about some of the best ways that we can increase our appreciation for our fandoms, and where to find connective tissues in film in unlikely places. His interview begins at 36:44 We recommend some books and series to jump into, and ask that you check them out using our Amazon affiliate link in these show notes. Rachel Morgan http://amzn.to/1T2k5BH Harry Dresden http://amzn.to/20Swgn6 Cinder Spires http://amzn.to/1PigBII…

Continue Reading A Look Back on 2015

A Look Back on 2015

Top news Star Wars News – George Lucas White Slaver Comment http://geektyrant.com/news/george-lucas-apologizes-for-comparing-disney-to-white-slavers   Star Trek Axanar getting sued http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/thr-esq/crowdfunded-star-trek-movie-draws-851474   Black Panther will be geo political http://geektyrant.com/news/kevin-feige-says-black-panther-will-be-a-big-geopolitical-action-adventure-film   Support us / Value for Value (Not All support is monetary) www.FandomPodcast.com/Support   Changes / Feedback www.FandomPodcast.com/Contact   2015 A Look Back Memorial – Leonard Nimoy, Rowdy Roddy Piper, Yvonne Craig & Wes Craven, Sir Christopher Lee Best Movies – The Martian, Inside Out, Star Wars, Ant Man Best Video Game –…

Continue Reading A Geek’s Guide to Christmas – Episode 40

A Geek’s Guide to Christmas – Episode 40

With the Holidays fast approaching we sit down and talk about some of our Favorite holiday media.  Whether it be a traditional story like A Christmas Carol that has been performed by many, or a new classic like Elf with so many quoteable lines, or Children’s favorites like Rudolph, The Miser Brothers, and Frosty the Snowman. If you would like to support us, please follow these links to shop on Amazon. Nik’s Media Picks A Nightmare Before Christmas Elf The…