We finally started watching Luke Cage, and today we share some early reactions. We also discuss some of the news coming out of this year's New York Comic-Con, including:
Hayley Atwell's new Agent Carter role
William Shatner's new Batman role
Sigourney Weaver's new Marvel role
Matt Ryan's Justice League Dark role
The Batman '66/Wonder Woman '77 comics crossover
The trailer for the Power Rangers movie
The trailer for the Doctor Who spin-off, Class
Other topics in this episode include the reason for the Luke Cage swear jar, and who might playthe female lead in the Han Solo movie.
This week our two big discussions are all about reviewing two recent movie releases - Star Trek Beyond and The Killing Joke. Matt Moore (Comic Book Noob) joins our discussion about the movie adaptation of the iconic comic book. We also address the controversy surrounding the character choices surrounding the Batgirl story.
Other topics in this week's episode include Marvel's decision to turn The Infinity War film into a one part story and why Netflix won't pick up Agent Carter. We'll also react to the Comic-Con trailers for Wonder Woman and Justice League.
Also, Jeff finally gets to share his review of Ghostbusters and GANNIN invents a teleportation system.
With Father's Day upon us, we take some time to celebrate geek dads this week. It all starts with a conversation with Regina Davis (Comic Book Noob) and her father Mark Davis. Matt Moore, as well as other Geek Assembly members share thoughts on being geek dads.
Other topics this week include The Killing Joke's screening date, the appearance of Superman on the Supergirl TV series, the new Netflix series, Stranger Things, the new Star Wars Lego series, The Freemaker Adventures, the Blu-ray release of the animated Transformers movie and Hayley Atwell's thoughts on Captain America's Civil War kiss.
All this and The Troll finally makes another appearance.
The good news - it's our first podcast with new host Emily Kelley! The bad news - we have to talk about the cancellations of Agent Carter, The Muppets & Disney Infinity.
Other topics discussed this week include talk of a Booster Gold movie, the trailer for the new Voltron Netflix series, the buzz surrounding a screening of The BFG and a reaction to the Assassin's Creed movie trailer.
All this and GANNIN gets into trouble for opening a suspicious box.
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It's 2016, and we can finally discuss The Force Awakens without a spoiler warning. We share our in-depth thoughts on the film and talk about some of the negative reactions. We also take a close look at the controversy surrounding Rey and Star Wars merchandise.
Other topics in this episode include details about the second season of Agent Carter, a Voltron reboot and an Indiana Jones documentary that's coming out this summer.
Plus, The Troll attacks the narrator and GANNIN scrambles to save the day!
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Dan Zehr of Coffee With Kenobi joins the Geek Assembly to discuss the second season of Star Wars Rebels. We look over some of the news and merchandise that was unveiled at this year's New York Comic-Con.
Also, Richard and Sarah from Skywalking Through Neveralnd visit our Halloween party to discuss Star Wars Halloween costumes and their prize pack giveaway.
Other topics in this episode include new Agent Carter Season 2 announcements, a possible Time Bandits television series, a possible R rating for The Killing Joke and reactions to DC Superhero Girls.
All this and Jeff attempts to confront Zack Snyder about his movies.
Other links -
Review of Jessica Jones (Episode 1)
New figures for The Force Awakens
Author Troy Benjamin visits the Geek Assembly to discuss Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Season 2 Declassified. We discuss the exciting revelations the books provide for fans of the series, as well as what was like putting the book together.
GANNIN attempts to understand the point of movie ratings as we discuss the good and not-so-good movies we saw this year. Plus, Lauren Gallaway shares her thoughts on the new Fantastic Four movie.
Other topics in this episode include the new Agent Carter villain, a popular Star Wars baby name and an early reaction to Batman vs. Superman.
After getting stuck in the elevator at The Fantastic Fortress, we take time to look back at some memorable moments, including discussions on movies ruining childhoods, dark storytelling, Marvel battles, Star Wars Celebration, character names and more.
We finally get to talk about Avengers: Age of Ultron, and in today's Geek Assembly Meeting, Russ Burlingame of ComicBook.com joins the discussion.
We also take a look at some of the TV show renewals and cancellations, which leads GANNIN to think he can re-cast Admiral 80s as a Geek Assembly member.
Other topics include Nintendo characters coming to Universal Studios, the cast of Captain America: Civil War and the plot for Legends of Tomorrow.
So, what's it like to watch movies for 27 hours striaght in the same theater? We discuss and decide whether or not we'd ever try it. Also, in today's Geek Assembly meeting, we look ahead to Upfronts and try to predict what could happen to certain geek shows. We also review what we liked & disliked about this past TV season.
Other topics include J.K. Rowling's apology, how Quicksilver can be in X-Men + Avengers, why Josh Trank is no longer working on Star Wars and the premiere of Star Wars Rebels Season 2!
Lauren Gallaway (Trinity Trek) guest hosts for Amy Marie.
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