Assembly of Geeks Podcast Network

Today, Genese talks to Rob Shields, the creator of the video game and comic book - Neon Wasteland.  His work is inspired by 1980's Japanese cyberpunk, 80's and 90's brain freeze, graffiti, old school video games, VR, AR and everyone's best friend the internet. You may recognize his work from the cover of Heavy Metal magazine.  

Direct download: Gamers_Dominion_-_Neon_Wasteland.mp3
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This week we react to several of the trailers that came out of this year's San Diego Comic-Con.  We'll also address the increasing problems with line control at conventions, including the complaints about cutting at SDCC.  We'll discuss the feud between Steve Whitmire and Disney.

Direct download: Geek_Directive_July_25_2017.mp3
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The #skytalkersmachete continues with 1977's Star Wars: Episode IV A New Hope. We discuss film's story and characters. We'll also ask questions like: are these characters well developed? Why do we respond so much to these core characters? Finally, we'll evaluate where this fits in in our updated Machete Order, which puts The Phantom Menace in the front. 

Direct download: Skytalkers_July_22_A_New_Hope.mp3
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Just in time for Valerian and the City of A Thousand Planets, we discuss the Valerian and Laureline comic books.

Direct download: CBN_Valerian.mp3
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Check out this special edition of Skytalkers as Caitlin and Charlotte discuss the D23 Expo in Anaheim! First, they go shot-for-shot looking at the behind the scenes sizzle reel for Star Wars: The Last Jedi. Then, they react to the new posters. Finally, they get really excited over Walt Disney World’s and Disneyland’s upcoming Star Wars themed land: Galaxy’s Edge. 

Direct download: July_19_D23_Special_Skytalkers.mp3
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This week we'll talk about Star Wars announcements and other D23 news.  We'll also share some of our best and worst experiences at comic conventions.  Other topics this week include the announcement of the new Doctor, the unique story surrounding The White Knight, Tom Holland's Uncle Ben idea and Valerian's score on Rotten Tomatoes.

Direct download: Geek_Directive_July_18_2017.mp3
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This week's episode welcomes back the guys from Video Game Bang (Cory, Aaron & David).  They'll discuss Overwatch and Rocket League E-Sports, Destiny 2, Spite and much more!

Direct download: Gamers_Dominion_-_Summer_2017.mp3
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Believe it or not, we all managed to see Spider-Man last weekend, and we'll discuss our reactions today.  We'll also talk about Star Wars: Forces of Destiny, Gotham By Gasslight and recent movie trailers.  GANNIN has us play a very difficult game of "It's All Connected".

Direct download: Geek_Directive_July_11_2017.mp3
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This week begins the Skytalkers journey through the Star Wars Machete Order.  It all starts with 1999's The Phantom Menace. After a brief discussion about Dark Disciple and Forces of Destiny, we begin our thoughts on the first prequel film.  We'll talk about the story, the characters and the behind-the-scenes documentary.

Direct download: Skytalkers_The_Phantom_Menace.mp3
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Following her introduction in Darth Vader #3 (2015), Doctor Aphra became a fan favorite.  After escaping death at the hands of her former boss, she went on to continue her adventures in her own comic book series.  This week's episode of Comic Book Noob is all about her.

Direct download: CBN_Dr_Aphra.mp3
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