Mike brings you a special guest, JIM ZUB, writer of Figment. We delve into his process of researching of the characters and what freedoms did he have for the story. We also discuss his future with Marvel and more. As we do with every guest we ask what their top 3 Marvel title are they Have to get each month. Jim Zub’s choices are: Daredevil, Dan Slott’s Spider-Man, and Rocket Racoon. Mighty Marvel Geeks NCBD picks for July 16, 2014 are: Savage Hulk #2, Magneto #7 and Elektra #4. Follow Jim Zub at www.jimzub.com and on twitter at @jimzub
Marty returns from vacation and the guys catch up on all the latest news of the past couple weeks like Jack Kirby vs Marvel, Brandon Routh returning to the DC Universe, but not as Superman, More info on Batman ’66 coming to Blu-ray and DVD and more! Give a hoot and listen! Our Dark Horse segment we talk about The Strain TV series and the comparisons to the book. Check out a new episode of WeBeGeeks every Thursday here or on iTunes and Stitcher
The WDW After Dark crew delivers one more show before the mid-season break. Aljon, Jeff, Eric, Kristen and Will break down your ‘Top 5 Disney Videos of the Week’ featuring: Star Wars Weekend’s Symphony in the stars firework show, the opening of the Seven Dwarfs Mine Train and videos from Big Bubba B from Disneyland’s Rock You Disney Side party.
WDW After Dark will return for the rest of season 4 August 22, 2014! Check out all of our archived podcasts at http://webegeekspc.com/category/wdw-after-dark/. Big thanks to the WeBeGeeks Network! Continue reading
Finally my friends, the epic Conan crossover we have all been waiting for! Conan & Red Sonja together again! Wait…not Red Sonja? Scratch that. What I meant to say was the MEGA EPIC crossover event, Groo Vs. Conan from Dark Horse Comics! Issue #1 of this mini-series will be available at your local comic shop July 23rd. This week I have taken a look at the chapter one preview and it is safe to say I’ll be adding this to my personal pull-list (In fact I just did).
Happy 4th of July weekend. Mike is your host for issue 33. He discusses Captain America: the Winter Soldier Easter eggs. What is Marvel hiding with the rumoured Hulk movie with Mark Ruffalo? Info about the Jack Kirby case in the Supreme Court and more. Mighty Marvel Geeks NCBD picks for July 9th are: Nightcrawler #4, Spider-Man 2099 #1, Deadpool #31, Avengers #32 & Winter Soldier: The Bitter March #5
Marty and Mike are back and the talk about Dark Horse’s The Star Wars trade paperback. and Mike chats with Judge Bo Kent Parker himself, John Schneider. John and Mike talk about John’s movie, Smothered and they tales behind it and his movie studio based in Louisiana.
Transformers: Age of Extinction is the fourth film in the franchise directed by Michael Bay, and written by Ehren Kruger. The film stars Mark Walberg as engineer/inventor Cade Yeager, Nicola Peltz as his daughter, Stanley Tucci as businessman Josua Joyce, and Kelsey Grammer as C.I.A operative Harold Attinger. In addition to the “human” cast, the film also stars the voice talents of Peter Cullen as Optimus Prime, John Goodman as Hound, Ken Watanabe as Drift, Mark Ryan as Lockdown, and fan favorite Frank Welker as Galvatron. Continue reading
Mike and Ken are back with Issue 32. The guys talk about hints from Kevin Feige about MCU’s Phase 3. Daredevil casting news, GotG World Cup preview, Marvel’s 75th Anniversary comic news and more. Mighty Marvel Geeks NCBD picks of the week are: Captain America #22, Figment #2, Rocket Raccoon #1, Deadpool vs X-Force #1, Daredevil #0.1, and Guardians of the Galaxy’s Most Wanted #1
Welcome to this weeks installment of The PDX-Files. I am many types of nerd. Book nerd, video game nerd, tabletop nerd…this could get lengthy. One of the oldest titles I attach to myself is music nerd. Even this late in the game I am always on the hunt for new and interesting bands. A couple of months back I came across a new EP from a trio in Ohio, Issue 1: There’s No Escape from… Governor Grimm and the Ghastly Ghouls. You can find this album at their bandcamp site here.
Mike and Marty are still riding of the exhilaration of last weeks E3 Roundtable. They guys talk about Harrison Ford’s condition and how the internet feels they deserve to know everything about him and production of Episode VII. Mike and Marty also Discuss things about Batman v/vs Superman, whatever it is called these days, T.M.N.T. and more. Oh by the way did we mention we have a new theme song? (Thanks Sam!)
Mike and Ken are back with an other issue of Mighty Marvel Geeks. Is a solo Hulk movie coming? New Guardians of the Galaxy trailer is discussed and the Web Warriors appearing in Marvel’s Ultimate Spider-Man. The guys also talk about Marvel’s could have beens and Spider-Man’s fashion statements and gaming news. Mighty Marvel Geeks NCBD picks for June 25th are: ALL-NEW DOOP #3, ORIGINAL SIN #3.1, SPIDER-MAN SPECTACULAR #1, UNCANNY AVENGERS #21, GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY #16 and AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #3
Hello, and welcome to another exciting edition of Now Geek This. Since I am writing this article on Father’s Day, I thought it would be a nice way to celebrate the holiday, and my father, by telling you a little about the man that influenced the geek in me, my dad. Though there are many factors, and people, that have helped to shape me into the geek I now am over the years, my father is, without a doubt, the single most important influence on my geek life, as well as many other aspects of my life. In fact, I have noticed that I am slowly turning into my father as my years on this planet increase. Whether that is a good thing, or a bad thing, has yet to be determined. Continue reading
Mike and Ken are back to discuss Marvel goodness. The guys talk Vincent D’onofrio joining Daredevil and Peyton Reed directing Ant-Man. News from E3 about more Disney Infinity 2.0 news and more. Mighty Marvel Geeks NCBD picks for June 18th are: Daredevil #4, Silver Surfer #3, George Romero’s Empire of the Dead: Act One #5, Uncanny X-men #22, Elektra #3 and Iron Patriot #4
With all the new casting announcements in our upcoming geeky shows and movies, Mike and Marty find themselves going down the IMDB rabbit hole connecting everyone’s work to past and future projects. Plus, Marty finally comes clean publicly about an autograph he signed years ago that was not his own autograph. Plus our Dark Horse Pick of the Week for June 18: Axe Cop: American Choppers #2
Warner Bros Consumer Products brings us for Father’s Day an online gift giving portal to make it easier for you get your Super Someone something special. also to through the WB Shop online there are many great gifts for dad or grandpa as well. Press release below: Continue reading
This week we raise our mugs of ale and salute The Caped Crusader: Batman! Long before Keaton or Bale donned the cowl, years before Conroy got behind the mic, Adam West was the man behind the mask. Each of these men brought something unique and wonderful to the character, but I find myself getting more nostalgic as I grow older. Adam West was my introduction to Batman. I first watched the show in syndication a few years before Tim Burton would show me another side of the character. So while I love different aspects of each portrayal, Adam West will always be my favorite. In this week’s edition of The PDX-Files I would like to take a look at a couple of cool new releases in the world of Batman ’66.
Mike brings you another issue of Mighty Marvel Geeks. This week he discuss MAoS Blu-ray/DVD and Season 2 News,who the is the richest in the Marvel universe, Daredevil news, Marvel canceling their Fantastic Four title in order to snub Fox and more. Mighty Marvel Geeks NCBD picks for June 11th are: DISNEY KINGDOMS: FIGMENT #1, DEADPOOL #30, DEADLY HANDS OF KUNG FU #2, NIGHTCRAWLER #3 and HULK #4
Mike and Marty chat it up on a very special episode of WeBeGeeks…but not in that after school special way. Just more talk about Batman, Star Wars, and what’s going on with the Ant-Man movie. You know, way more important than after school stuff ;) Our Dark Horse comic of the week for June 11th we chat about: Abe Sapien #13