Geek Tragedy #86: Vulcans Are Lazy

May 31st, 2011 by Kyle

[podcast]http://npccomics.com/podcast/gt/GT_ep86.mp3[/podcast]

It’s an plethora of news, but Kyle has one gem to share: A pissed off, hipsteriffic, Leonard Nimoy! Wanna see what he’s been up to these days? Check out this week’s Stuff Your Should Know About!

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Geek Tragedy #85: Stuff Dave Doesn’t Know About

May 24th, 2011 by Kyle

[podcast]http://npccomics.com/podcast/gt/GT_ep85.mp3[/podcast]

This week, Kyle has some stuff even Dave doesn’t know about! Is that a good thing, or a very very bad thing? Find out this week!

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Episode 84 Show Notes

May 19th, 2011 by Kyle

Episode 84: The Doctor’s Prenup

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Starters:

  • Happy Birthday George Lucas

Geek News:

  • From the Hollywood Desk:
  1. Annapurna Films secures Terminator rights, Justin Lin to direct Terminator 5
  2. Dark Tower movies not canceled, just pushed back
  • From the Television Desk:
  1. V, No Ordinary Family, Shit My Dad Says canceled
  2. New Charlies Angels series, by Smallville creators, picked up
  3. Seth MacFarlane to ruin reboot The Flintstones
  4. Wonder Woman pilot reportedly not picked up
  • From the Anime Desk:
  1. Mass Effect anime coming to Blu-ray
  • From the Gaming Desk:
  1. New England town votes to extend coin-op video game ban
  2. Japanese government won’t let Sony turn PSN back on until they know it’s safe
  • From the Cellar:
  1. NY Times apologizes for getting the name of Bilbo Baggins’s sword wrong
  2. Indiana Jones exhibition by National Geographic to tour the country
  3. German TV station credits the Maquis with killing Bin Laden
  4. Skeletor knocks over convenience store in Australia
  5. Former Anon Op who hacked Anon message board identified after Guy Fawkes mask falls off on live stream
  6. LimeWire to pay RIAA $105 million; artists get nothing
  7. Canadian music industry wants 15% levy on SD cards

Pick Of The Week:

Five Minute Reviews:

Stuff You Should Know About:

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Geek Tragedy #84: The Doctor’s Prenup

May 17th, 2011 by Kyle

[podcast]http://npccomics.com/podcast/gt/GT_ep84.mp3[/podcast]

The Geeks are back with all the news that’s fit to print (and some that’s not!), reviews of Preist and the newest episode of Doctor Who, and a fresh Pick of the Week!

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Episode 83 Show Notes

May 10th, 2011 by Kyle

Episode 83: The Thunderstruck!

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Starters:

  • RIP Yvette Vickers
  • RIP Jackie Cooper

Geek News:

  • From the Hollywood Desk:
  1. Warner Brothers buys Flixster, Rotten Tomatoes
  2. Van Damme confirmed for Expendables 2
  3. Will Smith frontrunner for Django unchained
  4. Sam Jackson’s Avengers script stolen, may force rewrites
  5. Bruckheimer considering making Bin Laden raid movie
  6. Keanu Reeves to contender to star in Akira live-action movie
  7. Dark Tower movie project may get canceled due to high costs
  • From The Gaming Desk
  1. Sony Online Entertainment shut down after 25 million (more) accounts hacked
  2. Star Wars MMO reportedly cost $100 million to make
  • From the Comics Desk:
  1. Neil Gaiman: Pencil necked geek
  • From the Anime Desk:
  1. Toyota USA begins using Miku Hatsune in ads
  2. Madoka Magica cafe opens in Akihabara
  • From the Cellar:
  1. TV ownership falls for first time in 20 years
  2. Furry bandit strikes Sweden

Five-Minute Reviews:

Pick Of The Week:

Saturday Morning Rewind:

Stuff You Should Know About:

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Geek Tragedy #83: Thunderstruck!

May 10th, 2011 by Kyle

[podcast]http://npccomics.com/podcast/gt/GT_ep83.mp3[/podcast]

It’s the Thor review! How was the 3-D? How was the 2-D? How does it stack up? It’s all that and more on this week of GT!

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Episode 82 Show Notes

May 5th, 2011 by Kyle

Episode 82: The Filibuster

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Starters:

  • RIP Jerry Lawson, inventor of cartridge video games
  • RIP Akinari Matsuno, author of the MM! light novels
  • RIP William Campbell of Star Trek
  • RIP Hubert Schlafly, inventor of the teleprompter

Geek News:

  • From the Hollywood Desk:
  1. Green Lantern getting $9 million upgrade to effects
  2. Arnold pushing return as Terminator in new movie with Fast Five director Justin Lin
  3. Armie Hammer to play The Lone Ranger, Johnny Depp to play Tonto?
  4. John Lasseter says no Marvel heroes at Pixar
  • From the Television Desk:
  1. Florida man charged with battery after “Game Of Thrones”-inspired melee
  2. Jason Momoa: Game of Thrones sex scenes with Emilia Clarke “The hardest thing I’ve ever had to do”
  • From The Comics Desk
  1. Superman renounces US citizenship
  2. Archie Digital Comics releasing Spanish editions
  • From the Gaming Desk:
  1. Sony admits PSN network personal data has been stolen
  2. Marvel MMO to be free to play
  3. Nintendo to show off successor to Wii at E3 in June, release in 2012
  • From the Anime Desk:
  1. Dragonball Kai soundtrack composer fired for plagiarizing James Horner, Danny Elfman
  2. Shaft upgrades Madoka Magica for Blu-ray release
  3. Kanye West’s custom Akira motorcycle for sale
  • From the Cellar:
  1. Stephanie Meyer working on mermaid novel
  2. Pittsburgh faces ninja outbreak
  3. Insane Clown Posse considers writing their own dictionary

Five-Minute Reviews:

Pick Of The Week:

Stuff You Should Know About:

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Geek Tragedy #82: The Filibuster!

May 3rd, 2011 by Kyle

[podcast]http://npccomics.com/podcast/gt/GT_ep82.mp3[/podcast]

Dave ended the last episode with his best Senator impression. Did it work? Find out Right off the bat in this episode. After that it’s back to our regularly scheduled podcast.. or is it?

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