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.
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.
This week, we talk to Cory Vincent and Aaron Carter of Video Game Bang about some of the news and announcements that game out of this year's E3. Also, Scott talks to Eric Zala & Chris Strompolos about their Raiders of the Lost Ark Adaptation.
Other stories in this week's podcast include the tragic news about the sudden death of Anton Yelchin, the actor who will play Superman in Supergirl and a new set of Star Wars themed fragrances.
All this and GANNIN invents a new alarm system.
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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In today's Geek Assembly meeting, we discuss the Supergirl premiere and what it means for strong female heroes on television. Also, Scott interviews Masi Oka about Heroes Reborn and his video game company, Mobius Digital!
Other topics in discussed today include William Shatner's Star Wars taunts, the ways to order Butterbeer at Starbucks and The Muppets TV series getting a full season.
Also see - Supergirl producers interview
Check out the latest game from Mobius Digital - Beacon 38!
What's better - an Atari 2600 or the movie Pixels? Considering the Pixels reviews we've heard...probably the old game system. In this episode, we discuss the challenges of turning a video game into a movie. In the Geek Assembly meeting, we react to the new Electra Woman and Dyna Girl trailer and discuss childhood TV show reboots.
Other topics discussed include Michael Jackson as Jar Jar Binks, Jeri Ryan's role in Arrow, a Fantastic Four/X-Men crossover movie and how He-Man and She-Ra became Thor.
Matt Moore (Comic Book Noob) joins our Geek Assembly meeting to discuss Ant-Man and a new fan rumor about Jared Leto's Joker. We also examine the newly released excerpt from Star Wars: Aftermath.
Other stories discuss today include a gamer celebrating too early, a proposed Last Starfighter television series, the odds of Constantine joining Season 4 of Arrow and thevideo pitch for The Muppets.
All this and GANNIN tries out a new shrink-ray!
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.
This week's podcast opens a action-packed entrance from Genese Davis as she stops by to tell us about her E3 Takeover. Later in the Geek Assembly meeting, Rikki Niblett of the Be Our Guest WDW Podcast joins us to talk about planning a summer trip to Disneyworld.
Other topics include the controversial revelation in the Star Wars #6 comic, the rumor about an Obi-Wan Kenobi triology and a female transformer exclusive at San Diego Comic-Con.
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