The Geek Supreme

Dan Zehr (Coffee With Kenobi) joins us to discuss Rogue One.  We talk about the characters, the Easter Eggs, Darth Vader, rankings and more.  Also in this episode, we react to the announcement that a Gotham City Sirens movie is in the works. Finally, the geeks attempt to defeat The Troll once and for all.

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This week we talk with author Brian Jay Jones about his new book, George Lucas: A Life.  We also discuss to Daisy Ridley's comments about Rey's parents.  We'll also react to the new trailers for Spider-Man: Homecoming and War For the Planet of the Apes.  Matt Moore guest hosts.

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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.

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This week, we review Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them.  We'll also discuss a fan theory about the film being a Voldemort prequel and another about Ariana Dumbledore's condition.  Other topics this week include remembering Ron Glass, Parker Posey's role in the Lost in Space Reboot, all of the superhero movies coming out in 2017 and actors who could play a young Dumbledore.  All this, and Emily shows off her wand skills.

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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 Classic NES game system.  Other topics this week include the passing of Robert Vaughn, the proposed Big Bang Theory spin-off and the appearance of Chewbacca in the Han Solo movie.

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Today's special guest is Hall Hood.  Hall is the Studio Lead Writer for BioWare in Austin, Texas.  Over the last nine years, he's developed storylines, dialogue characters and background lore for Star Wars: The Old Republic.   He also worked on the recent Knights of the Fallen Empire expansion.  He's a co-author of the official Star Wars: The Old Republic Encyclopedia published by DK Books.  He co-wrote "The Descent"…the Dragon Age: Inquisition DLC.  Also this week, Scott and Genese discuss some of the news coming out of this year's Blizzcon.

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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.

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We look back on a December 2014 podcast episode that featured our reactions to the first teaser for Star Wars: The Force Awakens.

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This week, Ophidian the Cobra joins The Geek Assembly.  He talks about Chikara Wresting and how it infuses geek culture into storylines.  Other topics in this episode include the idea of a Superman spin-off series, the new Guardians of the Galaxy Volume 2 teaser, the casting of Donald Glover as Lando Calrissian and the inspirations for the upcoming Aquaman movie.  Jeremiah Stewart (Bombad Radio) guest hosts for Jeff.

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We finally started watching Luke Cage, and today we share some early reactions. We also discuss some of the news coming out of this year's New York Comic-Con, including a new Batman animated movie, a classic character comic-book crossover, the new Power Rangers trailer, Hayley Atwell's new Agent Carter role and more.

Direct download: AOG_OCT_12.mp3
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