Scott looks back on some of the crazy things that have happened at the Fantastic Fortress in 2015, including GANNIN's creation of a shirking ray, the development of our own comic-con, and the rise of our arch nemesis.
Lauren Gallaway joins Jeff & Scott as we wrap up our San Diego Comic-Con reports. Lauren discusses what she did on Day 4, and we give some final reactions to the convention news about Star Wars, Batman vs. Superman, Arrow, The Flash, Deadpool, Legends of Tomorrow, The Muppets, X-Men and more.
Richard and Sarah fromSkywalking Through Neverland join the Geek Assembly to discus the Season 2 premiere of Star Wars Rebels. Amy shares advice for making a a trip to San Diego Comic-Con. GANNIN attempts to start his own comic convention at The Fantastic Fortress.
Other topics include The Force AwakensYou Tube record, therenewed interest in the Jurassic Park theme, a Batman video game disappointment and a Star Trek fan getting to pitch his TV show idea to studio executives.
Scott and Jeff are back from Star Wars Celebration and there's plenty to talk about...including the time that BB-8 rolled out on stage for everyone to see. John Wenz joins us to discuss his Popular Mechanics article on BB-8 and sort out how the droid actually functions.
Other topics include reactions to the Batman vs. Superman trailer, the latest on renewal chances for Agent Carter, Frank Miller's new sequel to The Dark Knight Returns and a young Jedi that wants to get married.
All this and we announce a NEW comic book podcast!
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)
Today we're joined byLauren Gallaway and Kayla LaFrance toremember Leonard Nimoy - including his movies, music and best moments as Spock.
Astronauts at the International Space Station
Leonard Nimoy's numerous appearances
Leonard Nimoy's best roles that didn't include Spock
14 Things You Didn't Know About Leonard Nimoy's Career
Where the Vulcan hand gesture came from
Leonard Nimoy talks with Geoff Boucher (Part 2)
William Shatner stole Leonard Nimoy's bike
Leonard Nimoy - Ruby Don't Take Your Love to Town
Leonard Nimoy - The Ballad of Bilbo Baggins
Why is Dr. Doom fighting the Muppets? Clearly, you have to hear the episode to find out. It would definitely be one of the weirdest crossovers of all time (or maybe there's something weirder).
After hearing about some Jim Henson movie sequels, we take time to discuss whether or not other 1980's sequels and reboots can work - including a new Ghostbusters movie and Bill & Ted 3.
We also get a report from Fangirl's trip to Geek Girl Con and we take a look at some of the news and events from New York Comic Con.
Other geeky topics in this episode include Michael Keaton's fondess for his Batman movies, Joel Schumacher's shock about the fan reaction to Bat nipples, a newly announced Batman movie and a very interesting comic book battle.
It's the one year anniversary of the Assembly of Geeks! GANNIN tries to figure out that means and we try to explain it to him by highlighting movies that are celebrating their 10th, 15th, 25th and 30th anniversaries this year.
As we continue to look forward to the geek TV shows coming up this fall, Jeff & Colleen Roney from the Once Upon A Time Fan Podcast share their thoughts on the series and the upcoming Frozen themed season.
Teresa Delgado shares her Dragon Con report with the Geek Assembly and it's full of fans, crazy stories, cosplayers and selfies!
We also hear from a Geek Assembly member who is successfully raising a Star Wars fangirl.
Other topics discussed in the meeting today include expensive TV shows that Netflix acquired, what we noticed about this rough cut of the Star Wars cantina scene, what Stan Lee ALMOST did in Guardians of the Galaxy and the opening of a 4DX movie theater in Los Angeles.
San Diego Comic-Con 2014 has concluded and as always, there were plenty of big moments, announcements and reactions. We'll discuss some of the ones that got our attention, including:
Wonder Woman's costume reveal
The Batman vs. Superman teaser
The trailer for Arrow, Season 3
Reactions to The Flash pilot
The new Star Wars Rebels footage
New details on the 1960s Batman series Blu-ray
The Agent Carter news
Plus, Justin Cavender of Geek Legacy shares some of the memorable moments he experienced while being there. Scott interviewed three of the producers of the fantasy/reality TV series, The Quest and he shares clips from their discussion.
Other topics covered in this episode include the documentary trailer about the lost Superman Lives movie, the comments made byRobert Downey, Jr. on Iron Man 4, whether or not The Rock will play Shazam & the latest J.J. Abrams Star Wars video.
Just look at that picture! How does it make you feel? In this episode, we take a look at some of the funny and questionable responses that it recently generated on the internet. We also react to the new trailers for the classic Batman series Blu-ray and the latest from Guardians of the Galaxy.
With San Diego Comic-Con just around the corner, we discuss some of the recent announcements about panels, TV shows, pilots and exclusives.
Other news discussed includes whether we'll see Sylar in Heroes Reborn, Brandon Routh's return to being a superhero, Kevin Smith's reaction to visiting the Episode VII set and the rumor about Billie Lourd's role in the movie.
Other links -
The 2nd Annual Rancho Obi-Wan Gala
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