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Geektastic Podcast #77 - Trebble with That Bass
Geektastic’s 10 Movies that Best Epitomize Summer

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Since we are right smack dab in the middle of summer, I thought it was apropos to make a list of the best movies that epitomize summer. Christmas has its movies. Halloween has horror movies. Spring has…. well spring has spring. But summer is the best time of year and while we go see a lot of summer movies, we rarely discuss movies that are quintessentially “summer movies.” Now, that doesn’t mean…

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THE BEST HE IS AT WHAT HE DOES, IF WHAT HE DOES IS DYING: WOLVERINE LATEST TO GET THE “DEATH OF…” TREATMENT

THE BEST HE IS AT WHAT HE DOES, IF WHAT HE DOES IS DYING: WOLVERINE LATEST TO GET THE “DEATH OF…” TREATMENT

Death-of-Wolverine-McNiven-coverBust out your best black duds and a box of Kleenex, because we’ve got a funeral to attend, my fellow geeks.

If you haven’t heard, Marvel Comics is dead-set on killing off another one of it’s staple characters (I know what you’re thinking, Didn’t we just do this a year ago?) in September’s upcoming Death of Wolverine four part limited series.

Spoiler alert.  If the title didn’t giving it away,…

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The Purge: Anarchy Review

The Purge: Anarchy Review

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Because ‘Murica

The Purge franchise is a film series that is built around a confusing yet interesting premise, what if once a year we were given a night to do whatever we wanted. The first film focused on one family trying to protect their home from a group of Purgers trying to break in. It played out in a similar fashion to films like The Strangers, Vacancy, and You’re Next. Despite its…

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Star Trek TNG Reunion

#StarTrek TNG Reunion at Chicago Con 2014. 10 reason why @hoverdrive will get kicked out.

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A buddy just informed me that The Chicago Comic Con this year will be having a Star Trek The Next Generation reunion event to mark the twentieth anniversary of the series finale. Moving to the area seems to have worked in my favor. My friend suggested that I apply for a press pass to said convention. So this blog is my entry, resume, and, hopefully,  golden ticket to the Next Gen reunion: Top Ten…

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Marvel Announces The New Captain America On Colbert Report

Marvel Announces The New Captain America On Colbert Report

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Marvel is sure mixing things up these days. Just days ago, Marvel dropped a major announcement that the role of Thor will be given to a female character. It seems Captain America will also go through different kind of change as Steve Rogers is passing on his shield to another: Sam Wilson…

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Geektastic Podcast #76 - Mikes Back!

Geektastic Podcast #76 – Mikes Back!

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That’s right fellow Geektastic-ites! The prodigal son has returned! coming all the way from Chicago Mike is back in full form! In this episode we talk about: Walking Dead Rumors, Tuesday DVD/Video Game releases, Windows 9, The Hobbit, New Smash Bros Characters, A Video game where you eat your shipmates, and top ten duo losers!

Here is your first look at windows 9:

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Marvel Unveils THOR In All Her Glory

This is not She-Thor. This is not Lady Thor. This is not Thorita. This is THOR. This is the THOR of the Marvel Universe. But it’s unlike any Thor we’ve ever seen before.

That’s what writer Jason Aaron (“Thor: God of Thunder,” “Original Sin”) has to say about the brand new series, THOR. The classic Norse god is re-imagined as a brand new female hero who will wield the mythical hammer, Mjölnir.…

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Geektastic’s Top Ten Famous Duo Losers

Geektastic’s Top Ten Famous Duo Losers

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This week Mike Hover is on the road moving from the lovely San Fernando Valley to some hick town in Illinois named “Chicago”. Mike and Dusty are not breaking up, but I thought it would be nice to do a 10 Ten List to remind them that when a great duo breaks up, sometimes it only works out for one of the parties. It’s an encouragement to make this long distant podcast relationship work and not act…

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Doctor Who Season 8 Trailer

In case you were at a yard sale all day, here’s the new trailer for the up coming season of Doctor Who.