Episode 54 Show Notes

September 7th, 2010 by Kyle

Episode 54: Kyle’s Back, And He Hates Good Movies!

Starters:

  • Kyle returns
  • Level Up! premieres, GT won’t do much game coverage anymore.
  • Looking for anyone who remembers The Magic Garden

Geek News:

  • From the Hollywood Desk:
  1. Star Wars Uncut wins an Emmy
  • From the Gaming Desk:
  1. Hawaiian man sues MMORPG maker for addicting him
  2. Trapped Chilean miners get PSPs
  • From The Television Desk
  1. Sandman TV show coming?
  • From the Comics Desk:
  1. “Batman, Inc.” to feature multiple Batmen
  2. Papers of Frederic Wertham now open to scholars
  • From the Anime Desk:
  1. RIP Satoshi Kon
  2. Pink Lady to reunite
  • From the Cellar:
  1. Starwars.com editor marries R2-D2
  2. Gunman storms Discovery Channel to demand better programming
  3. Highstranger.com to allow you to commit a Class D Felony in front of a camera on the open internet
  4. North Korea opens Facebook, Twitter, YouTube accounts
  5. RIP Morrie Yohai, inventor of the Cheez Doodle

Commercials:

Summer Movie Recap:

  • Dave’s Hits and Misses
  • Kyle’s Hits and Misses

Pick Of The Week:

New Release Tuesday:

Stuff You Should Know About:

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Episode 47 Show Notes

June 17th, 2010 by Kyle

Episode 47: Revenge Of The 80s!

Starters:

  • Dave takes on Blizzard

Geek News:

  • From the Hollywood Desk:
  1. Mortal Kombat reboot coming?
  2. Paramount to make Japanese version of Ghost
  3. David Tennant to star in Fright Night musical remake
  4. Joseph Gordon-Levitt rumored for Riddler in Batman 3
  5. Good Housekeeping tests 3D glasses, finds them covered in germs
  • From the Television Desk:
  1. New Voltron cartoon coming
  2. New Torchwood series coming to Starz
  3. Red Dwarf picked up for two new seasons
  • From the Comics Desk:
  1. Stan Lee says black Spidey would be “confusing”
  • From the Anime Desk:
  1. Manga newspaper debuts in Japan
  2. US, Japanese publishers unite to go after scanlation sites
  • From the Cellar:
  1. Asshats chokeslam two-year-old girl
  2. Al & Tipper Gore separate

Commercial:

New Release Tuesday:

Pick Of The Week:

Saturday Morning Rewind:

Stuff You Should Know About:

Ten-Minute Review:

  • The A Team
  • The Kung-Fu Karate Kid

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Episode 43 Show Notes

May 12th, 2010 by Kyle

Episode 43: Jock Ridin’ The Boondocks

Starters:

  • Happy International Star Wars Day (May 4th)
  • Dave gives out an award

Geek News:

  • From the Hollywood Desk:
  1. Vincent “Splice” Natali to direct Neuromancer movie
  2. Pac Man movie?
  3. Marvel talking about Luke Cage movie
  • From the Gaming Desk:
  1. Nintendo says battle with Sony over, Apple “enemy of the future”
  • From The Wrestling Desk
  1. TNA Impact moves back to Thursday
  • From the Television Desk:
  1. Spaced apartment for rent for £425/mo
  • From the Comics Desk:
  1. Gaiman charges library $45,000 for appearance
  • From the Anime Desk:
  1. Gainax’s new anime to be called “Panty And Stocking With Garterbelt”
  • From the Cellar:
  1. Woman claims 3D porn made her pregnant
  2. Bella now #1 name for girls in US

New Release Tuesday:

Saturday Morning Rewind:

Stuff You Should Know About:

Double Review:

  • Boondocks Season Premiere
  • Iron Man 2

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Episode 41 Show Notes

April 28th, 2010 by Kyle

Episode 41: Thank You, Mr. Macek

Starters:

  • Awarding of 200th Twitter follower promotion prize
  • We did an Avatar debate with SciFi Surplus!
  • RIP Carl Macek
Geek News

  • From the Hollywood Desk:
  1. Nimoy retires
  2. Shatner sings Total Eclipse of the Heart
  3. Avatar 2 to be set underwater
  • From the Gaming Desk:
  1. Only 8.8% of Japanese consumers want Nintendo 3DS
  • From the Comics Desk:
  1. Archie comics introduces first gay character
  • From the Television Desk:
  1. Fox abandons US Torchwood
  • From the Anime Desk:
  1. Otaku get in fist fight over Yui Hirasawa figure
  • From the Cellar:
  1. Kal Penn robbed at gunpoint in DC
  2. Canadians want to draft Shatner for Governor-General

Commercial:

Interview:

New Release Tuesday:

Pick Of The Week:

Saturday Morning Rewind:

Stuff You Should Know About:

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Episode 40 Show Notes

April 23rd, 2010 by Kyle

Episode 40: It Just Won’t Die!

Starters

  • Problem with the 200th Twitter follower promotion
  • RIP Dixie Carter
Geek News

  • From the Hollywood Desk:
  1. Whedon to direct Avengers
  • From the Wrestling Desk:
  1. SyFy picks up WWE Smackdown
  2. Jim Ross, Paul Heyman coming to TNA?
  • From the Television Desk:
  1. Samsung warns pregnant women, the elderly, drinkers to avoid 3D TV
  2. Daily Show, Robot Chicken writers to do Star Wars animated comedy
  • From the Anime Desk:
  1. Evangelion to sponsor Super GT300 racing team
  • From the Cellar:
  1. South Park creators planning Broadway musical
  2. Computer virus makers hold your fetishes for ransom

Commercial:

  • Natural 20 Clothing
  • Fog City Wrestling

Rant:

Stuff You Should Know About:

New Release Tuesday:

Ten-Minute Review:

Saturday Morning Rewind:

Pick Of The Week:

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Episode 39 Show Notes

April 10th, 2010 by Kyle

Episode 39: Dave’s Not Here, Man!

NOTE: This Episode was taped before WonderCon, but was somehow lost in the shuffle until today.

Intro:

  • Happy Birthday Bill Shatner
  • Congratulations to Sacha Baron Cohen on his marriage
  • National Living Room Fort Day

Geek News:

  • From The Anime Desk:
  1. Warner Brothers in talks for rights to Bleach movie
  • From the Hollywood Desk:
  1. Nicholas “Xander” Brendon tased by LAPD
  2. Jamie Foxx to write screenplay for Laverne & Shirley movie
  3. Cost of 3D movie tickets to rise
  • From the Television Desk:
  1. Lucas developing Star Wars animated spinoff “Squishies” for preschool set
  2. Syfy picks up superhero parody series “Three Inches”
  • From The Gaming Desk:
  1. Nintendo announces glasses-free Nintendo 3DS
  2. New service GameCrush charges you $8.25 per game to play Xbox Live with pretty girl
  • From The Wrestling Desk:
  1. Foley breaks Bubba the Love Sponge’s nose
  2. TNA iMPACT still getting 1/3 the ratings of WWE Raw
  • From the Cellar:
  1. China develops deodorant cannons

Commercial:

Stuff You Should Know About:

  • WonderCon

New Release Tuesday:

Saturday Morning Rewind:

Pick(s) Of The Week:

Interview:

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Episode 38 Show Notes

March 23rd, 2010 by Kyle

Episode 38: Return To Innocence!

Starters:

Geek News:

  • From the Hollywood Desk:
  1. John Landis talks Thriller 3D
  2. Columbia may be trying to push Reitman off Ghostbusters III
  3. Warner says, after Harry Potter, one DC superhero movie per year
  4. Tim Burton to do stop-motion Addams Family 3D
  5. NPH says Dr. Horrible sequel may be feature film
  • From the Television Desk:
  1. Star Wars live action TV series coming soon
  • From the Anime Desk:
  1. Manga sales in Japan down a historic 6.6% in 2009
  • From the Gaming Desk:
  1. Australian designer Alex Valamois designs coffins with red ring for Xbox 360

Commercial:

Stuff You Should Know About:

Remake Corner:

Saturday Morning Rewind:

Interview:

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Episode 37 Show Notes

March 17th, 2010 by Kyle

Episode 37: Kyle Is Out, Dave Is In!

Starters:

Geek News:

  • From the Hollywood Desk:
  1. Hugo Weaving as Red Skull?
  2. Titanic 3D coming
  3. Leonardo DaVinci, action hero
  4. Edison’s ‘Frankenstien’ celebrates centenial on March 18th
  • From the Comics Desk:
  1. Apple iBookstore to have top-tier Comics & Graphic Novels category
  • From the Anime Desk:
  1. FUNimation to heavily censor Dance in the Vampire Bund
  • From the Television Desk:
  1. Felicia Day to star in SyFy update of Red Riding Hood
  2. Betty White hosting SNL May 8th for Mother’s Day
  3. Conan O’Brian to launch “Legally Prohibited From Being Funny On Television Tour”
  • From the Gaming Desk:
  1. Dr. Who coming to DS, Wii
  2. PSP Go sells only 17,618 units in Japan in Q1 2010, while regular PSP sells 667,961
  3. BSG MMO coming
  • From the Cellar:
  1. Butthurt PC dingbats kill Benny Hill postage stamp

Commercials:


Remake Corner:


Stuff You Should Know About:


New Release Tuesday:

Pick Of The Week:


Saturday Morning Rewind:

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Episode 36 Show Notes

March 9th, 2010 by Kyle

Episode 36: The Geeks Get Wrecked!

Starters:

Geek News:

  • From the Hollywood Desk:
  1. Stephen Lang may play final boss in new Conan movie
  2. Stan “The Man” Lee makes an Oscar pitch
  3. Sylvain White to direct movie about young Arthur; entitled “Pendragon”
  • From the Comics Desk:
  1. J. Jonah Jameson finally fires Peter Parker
  • From the Television Desk:
  1. Smallville renewed for 10th season
  2. Futurama renewed for new season
  • From the Gaming Desk:
  1. PS3s worldwide struck by mysterious error 8001050F
  2. Terrorist PlayStations aid Taliban
  • From the Cellar:
  1. New in Japan – Transvestite maid cafes for female yaoi fans
  2. Also new in Japan – Bikini PC building
  3. Korean otaku marries pillowcase
  4. Domain name company selling “www.loli.com” for $75,000
  5. Scottish brewing company releases 41% ABV beer “Sink The Bismarck”

Commercials:


Remake Corner


Saturday Morning Rewind


Stuff You Should Know About:


New Release Tuesday


Pick Of The Week


Interview

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Episode 35 Show Notes

March 4th, 2010 by Kyle

Episode 35: The G-List

Starters:

Geek News:

  • From the Hollywood Desk:
  1. WWE wrestler Shad Gaspard to be Conan reboot villain
  2. And/or, maybe MMA fighter Bob Sapp will be the next Conan villain
  3. Dark Knight writer David Goyer to write next Superman movie
  4. Flash movie may finally be coming
  5. New Whedon/Dushku movie coming?
  6. CG/Live Action Speedy Gonzalez movie coming
  • From the Comics Desk:
  1. Detective Comics #27 sells for $1,075,500
  2. Nick Simmons rips off Bleach
  • From the Gaming Desk:
  1. Nintendo DSi XL announced
  • From the TV Desk:
  1. BBC makes big cuts, will import fewer American shows
  • From the Cellar:
  1. Japanese teacher makes student strip nude, except for apron, to “exorcise cat spirit”
  2. Jostens making class rings for geeks and gamers
  3. Ole Miss students want Admiral Ackbar as new mascot
  4. Supreme Court rules that “zombies” have 1st Amendment rights
  5. Jimmie “JJ” Walker BFFs with, possibly b/f of, Ann Coulter

Pick(s) Of The Week:


5-Minute Review:


New Release Tuesday
:

Stuff You Should Know About:


Interview:

  • Peter Payne of the Crooks Nippon Gymnastics Team J-List.com!

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