Jordan Maison of Cinelinx guest hosts. We discuss the ways Luke Skywalker may or may not be susceptible to falling to the dark side. We also look back at the fall televisions shows we watched this year and rank which ones entertained us the most/least.
Other topics in today's episode include Harrison Ford's comments about which trailer lines are misleading, how Spider-Man and Ant-Man fit into Civil War, and trailer reactions:
Independence Day: Resurgence
Also, GANNIN tries to mix holiday and geek spirit.
Lauren Gallaway guest hosts (for Amy). GANNIN plays a little geek word association with the assembly. Scott shares his thoughts on the movie It Follows. We share some of our plans for Star Wars Celebration Anaheim.
Other topics includeManu Bennett's thoughts on how Arrow recently handled the reappearance of Deathstroke, Stephen Amell's role in the next Ninja Turtles movie, the new Muppet Show idea anda new Batman animated movie.
Other relevant links -
It Follows trailer
Scott interviews Richard Jefferies (about the USS Enterprise)
The new Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles movie is just weeks away from coming out. We thought it was a good time to check our enthusiasm levels and figure out what we will/won't see in the film. Ryan Hurley from the Turtle Power Podcast presents his thoughts to the geek assembly.
We also examine the news and responses to the announcements of a new Thor and a new Captain America. Other topics include the voice of the Star Wars Rebels Inquisitor, the idea of a Frozen/Once Upon A Time stand-alone show, extra Wampas in The Empire Strikes Back, details on the Agent Carter TV series and Screenrant's top 10 good movies that were ruined by bad endings.
We manage to cover all of this as we try to get ready for Batman Day.
Our special guest, Dr. Travis Langley, is a Superherologist and author of Batman and Psychology: A Dark and Stormy Knight. He shares his insight on what's happening in the minds of Batman and his enemies.
Meanwhile, we share what's going on in our heads after seeing the new teaser trailer for Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. GANNIN gets into Admiral Eighties mind by creatively reminding him what day it is.
Other news and topics include the idea for a TV series surrounding The Huntress, the passing of a Batman legend and a whole list of Star Wars news and stuff.
Finally, we share your thoughts on an Indiana Jones rumor and discuss whether or not any character is untouchable.
Other relevant stories:
Chris Evans on retiring from acting
Robert Downey, Jr. on being replaced by younger actors
With Admiral 80s out, Tricia teams up with her Fangirls Going Rogue partner, Teresa Delgado, in today's podcast. As a result, you'll hear plenty of geeked out opinions on several geek topics - including some of the latest geek rumors, the new Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles movie (when there were new images posted), the Star Trek movie that almost was, German TV's acquisition of unseen Clone Wars episodes and the Choose Your Own Adventure movie.
PLUS, GANNIN asks some tough questions to the supergeeks about The Big Bang Theory, Wonder Woman vs. The Hulk, Despicable Me minions, Star Wars droids, beaming from one place to another and invisibility cloaks.
Did we really fit that much geek talk into one podcast? Listen and find out!
GANNIN is determined to make this assembly meeting as Halloween worthy as possibly by continuously trying to spook the supergeeks. Meanwhile, we discuss the Halloween costumes we wore as kids and the ones we want to wear today. We also discuss horror movies that actually scared us in the movie theater.
We react to a Star Wars themed flyer that was handed out at a licencing show, rumors about the new Batmobile, the latest on how Shedder be portrayed in the new Ninja Turtles movie and how horror movies aren't bloody enough (according to reality).
The Assembly votes on this question, "If you had to become a creature of the night, what would it be? A vampire, a werewolf, a zombie or something else?"
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