Sunday, December 4, 2016

Team TARDIS or Single Companioncast

Live from Chicago TARDIS! Jon moderates a panel with George Harris, Robert Smith and Tony Lee to find out whether "Doctor Who" works better as an ensemble or a single companion show. How does the dynamic serve the plot? Who's the companion everyone hates? What's the dream match? All this and comparisons to Star Trek abound!

Sunday, November 27, 2016

Regretcast

What would you do for geekdom? Jon and Steven discuss the bad stories, outrageous purchases and insufferable movies they've had to endure all in the name of character loyalty. Plus, Jon slogs through the entire Spider-Man clone saga!

Sunday, November 20, 2016

Geek's Guide to Unemploymentcast

So you lost your job. Now what? Is it a good time to binge watch? How will the loss of income affect your collecting budget? How do introverts sell themselves to employers? Jon and Bill Monroe share their experiences and offer advice to not only deal with the loss of steady work but to level up for the next opportunity.

Sunday, November 13, 2016

Healingcast

It couldn't be avoided. Jon and Steven discuss the fallout from the election, what to expect in the next four years, what geeks need to fear and if bullying won. Then they try to focus on the positive with great news about Spider-Man's future in the MCU.

Monday, November 7, 2016

Doctor Strangecast

The next chapter of Marvel Studios is here! Jon, Steven and Dave Redfield discuss how magic now influences the established Marvel Cinematic Universe, how Benedict Cumberbatch's portrayal of Stephen Strange stands apart from Robert Downey Jr. or Paul Rudd and if Marvel has a formula for origin stories after so many successes.

Monday, October 31, 2016

Batman Return of the Caped Crusaderscast

Adam West is Batman again! The new DTV animated movie "Batman: Return of the Caped Crusaders" has arrived and it's like a big budget version of the 1966 series. Jon and Steven discuss the enduring appeal of the series, how it was rejected for years in favor of the dark, modern version of the character and how a new voice cast, the proper of Brave and the Bold and writers from "Scooby Doo" nail the tone of the original show.

Monday, October 24, 2016

Logan and Morecast

New "Logan" trailer! New "Star Wars: Rogue One" trailer! New "Guardians of the Galaxy" teaser! People seem to like "Doctor Strange"! Jon seems to hate eggs! All this plus a goodbye to Kevin Meaney and Steve Dillon.