Before we go see Rogue One and react to it, we take time this week to look back on the other movies we saw this year. We talk about the movies we liked, the ones that disappointed us and the films we didn't get a chance to see.
Other topics in this week's podcast include the new Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 trailer, the confirmation that Rogue One will NOT have an opening crawl, early impressions from 28 minutes of Rogue One, the announcement of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child coming to America and Spider-Man's classic costume upgrade.
All this and a big announcement is made about our plans for 2017.
This week we take a look at some early reactions to Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, and look back on Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone. We also react to the frustrations surrounding the release of the Nintendo NES Classic game system.
Other topics this week include the passing of Robert Vaughn, the proposedBig Bang Theory spin-off and the appearance ofChewbacca in the Han Solo movie.
Back to the Future II almost predicted the year that the Chicago Cubs won The World Series. However, there are plenty of other movies that correctly predicted the future. We discuss them.
Also, to scroll or not to scroll? We discuss whether or not it's important for Star Wars: Rogue One to have an opening scroll.
Other topics in this episode include Bryan Fuller leaving the new Star Trek series, whether or not we need a Flash movie, as well as reactions to trailers for Wonder Woman, Logan and The Lego Batman Movie.
We're back for our FOURTH SEASON and to start things off, GANNIN miraculously pulls Scott, Jeff and Amy our of 1985! They're back just in time for a Geek Assembly meeting discussion about possible ideas forfuture Star Wars spin-off movies.
Other topics this week include a record breaking month for comic books, a new Syfy series produced by Matt Damon and Ben Affleck, the story behind the punk rocker in Star Trek IV, a Fruit Ninja movie and othervideo game movies in development.
It's our season finale before returning on September 15th. By that time, the summer movie season would be over, and the fall movie season will be in full swing! So, we discuss the second trailer for Rogue One and preview otherfilms that will hit theaters this fall.
Emily shares her thoughts on Harry Potter and the Cursed Child. Plus we discuss the passing of Kenny Baker, the new female lead in Star Trek Discovery, the response to negative Wonder Woman rumors and the upcoming Flash/Supergirl musical crossover.
All this and we get a little too comfortable with GANNIN's teleportation system.
This week, we discuss the newStar Trek Fan Film rules released by CBS/Paramount. We also get a report from Emily after her first trip to The Wizarding World of Harry Potter in California.
Other topics discussed in this episode include Tom Felton joining The Flash, a new Disneyworld rumor surrounding The Muppets, the addition ofJohn Malkovich to the movie Supercon, the list of bonus features in the Captain America: Civil War Blu-ray release and a new television series about the son of Professor Charles Xavier.
Plus, find out what Barney the Dinosaur and alien lizards have in common.
In his latest comic book, Captain America has declared his allegiance to Hydra! The internet has responded with intrigue and outrage. So, Russ Burlingame (ComicBook.com) joins The Geek Assembly to infuse some context into the whole situation. With Nick Spencer receiving death threats over the story, we examine the disturbing trend of loud, irrational nerd rage. We discuss Jordan Maison's commentary called, Taking Fandom Personal - The Need For Thick Skins.
Other topics discussed this week include the possibly of Tom Hiddleston becoming the new James Bond, thedelay of No Man's Sky, finding out that Mel Gibson turned down the role of Odin and the newest list of upcoming geek movies.
All this and GANNIN initiates his plan to draw The Troll out of hiding.
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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We're back, and we start things out this week with spoiler-free reactions to Captain America: Civil War. This makes GANNIN become fascinated with superhero match-ups.
We've missed some time, so we spend this week's Geek Assembly meeting talking about a variety of topics, including:
Paul Feig's frustration with Ghostbusters hate
The Killing Joke trailer
Megan Fox's interest in Indiana Jones
The new Netflix series about The Punisher
The Star Wars floating hand confirmation
Ben Affleck's new Justice League role
This is Amy's last podcast as a regular host, but she will be back to discuss more geek stuff!
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