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Here’s what’s happening this week:
We Be Geeks 354: “Fan First Hasbro”
This week, the Dashing Duo welcomes … no one.
After two months of non-stop guests, Mike and Derrick face a last-minute cancellation by dusting the cobwebs off to cover some actual news!
Stories up for discussion this week include the big Hasbro Pulse reveals from Star Wars, G.I. Joe, and Transformers, in addition to rumors that Michael Keaton could return as Batman, and news that Margot Robbie is on-deck for the Pirates of the Caribbean reboot, and Elizabeth Banks is driving The Magic School Bus into theaters.
Bonus Breaking News: At the We Be Geeks website, Mike shares thoughts on the recent news that Marvel Comics will publish new Aliens and Predator comics.
Mighty Marvel Geeks 298: “Shipwrecked with Neil Ross”
This week, the Intrepid Trio is back with legendary voice actor Neil Ross in the house!
Known for his iconic roles in G.I. Joe, Transformers, Voltron, and many more, Ross joins the crew in the Above-Ground, Underwater, Sub-Orbital, Volcano Lair to talk about his new book Vocal Recall: A Life In Radio and Voiceovers.
Ross’ backstory goes deep, and so does his incredible resume of voice acting gigs.
Wookie Radio 167: “The Rebel Base Wookiee”
The Smugglers Three are joined by Gregg from the “Rebel Base Card” podcast.
After kicking things off with a little round of Smuggler’s Feud, the crew moves into discussing the intersection of Star Wars fandom and card collecting.
Gregg schools the Smugglers on how he got started in the hobby and what Star Wars card collecting is all about!
Wookie Radio 168: “Snoke is a Wookiee?”
You’re not seeing double, it’s a second episode of Wookie Radio this week! In this episode, two Smugglers are joined by a Wookiee names Snoke.
Wait, Snoke is a Wookiee? Well, in this case, yes, because Mike and Ken interview Ross Sambridge, the on-screen body double for Snoke in Star Wars: The Last Jedi. Sambridge also played one of the Wookiee slaves in Solo: A Star Wars Story. for which he received some advice from the master himself, the late Peter Mayhew.
The New England Society Of Geeks 62: The Monthly Comicscast For June 2020
In this week’s episode, Derrick is rejoined by the Cosmic Comic Guru Dario, and the World’s Greatest Sidekick Paul for the June edition of the Monthly Comicscast.
In addition to tackling some of the latest comic book film news (Michael Keaton returning as Batman?; New dates for Wonder Woman 1984 and The Boys Season 2; Zack Snyder’s Justice League), the crew checks out new comics including Shazam No. 3, DCeased: Unkillables No. 3, Transformers vs. The Terminator No. 1, and Strange Adventures No. 1
Geek Watch One Issue No. 251: “Thanks for the Bat-Nipples!”
This week, the GW1 crew delves into the most recent season of Legends of Tomorrow and the final season of Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. in addition to the death of filmmaker Joel Schumacher, and an overhaul for Splash Mountain.
Additionally, the crew shares news about the season premiere dates for Lucifer, The Boys, Brave New World, and Muppets Now, along with Hamilton on Disney+, Cobra Kai moving to Netflix, a Chicken Run sequel, the Spongebob movie skipping theaters, and more.
Keepers Of The Fringe 145: “You Never Know What You are Gonna Get, But It Will Probably Be Horrible”
This week, the Keepers put out a fire and set out to find out who started it.
In the meantime, the Keepers dig into the latest pop culture news and rumors including the original Ghostbusters suiting up for Ghostbusters: Afterlife, Bruce Campbell’s ongoing quest to get Bruce vs. Frankenstein off the ground, a Highlander reboot, a lost film by George A. Romero, and much more!
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