What are we doing when we do an episode of Geekologist Radio, and what it’s really about. The simple answer is: We are discussing the things in modern geek culture that are important to us. As purveyors of many different forms of entertainment, we hope our opinions and reviews give our listeners the insight they need to pick their next movie or TV show to watch or game to play. We have a few different segments that involve topics for just about any geek in each episode, and we hope you’ll enjoy our journey exploring the new media we find. So get ready to jump In Our Queue as we explore what we’ve been watching, Game On with us as we play and discuss popular video games, and get your tickets ready to board The Hype Train where we discuss future releases in TV, Movies, & Video Games!
If you’ve ever been one to wonder what you should be playing, now’s the time for some answers. Your Panel of Geeks is ready to go down a fun filled ride, an odyssey if you will, through their time in gaming this week!
Game On: We talk about what we are spending our time doing in Destiny 2 this week. For you fans of Stardew Valley, there’s a glitch on the Switch you might not know about. If you wanted some thoughts and opinions of Super Mario Odyssey for your listening pleasure along with initial impressions of CoD: WWII; finishing off Game On segment with the Super Nintendo Classic.
Hype Train: We’re getting excited about the upcoming Curse of Osiris DLC and patches in Destiny 2. A little thing called the Xbox One X’s has an imminent arrival to our homes. Assassin’s Creed Origins and its position as the game to get with an Xbox One X system and PUBG’s arrival date to Xbox. We round it out with a little Sea of Thieves news.
Your week worth of geeky, fun filled, media content to fill your spare time is back this week! Some of the original cast makes up your panel of geeks and they’re ready to dive right into their queues.
In Our Queue: The focus this week is solely and completely on Stranger Things 2. We start off with our spoil-free thoughts. Then, fair warning, we go into spoilers, covering the differences and similarities between Season 1 and Season 2. We discuss the characters in groups: Returning Kids, Returning Teens, Returning Adults, and New Characters. Turning on our flux capacitor, we discuss the many references this season makes to 80s Music, 80s movies, and then specifically Sequel Movies. With no Hype Train this week, we round out our review podcast with our rating and send you out of the Upside Down.
Featuring your crazy Hosts Damian Nash, Geoff Barry, Paul Roman and Nick Hayze giving you fun filled rundown on some quality content to fill your Screen time!
In Our Queue: The Gifted Ep#4 Moral codes will be questioned between the Mutants and Humans alike. Jumping from action drama to action comedy we have Ghosted Ep#4 which gives Max his time to shine in an aliens based scenario. White Famous keeps the laughs strong and the feelings deep with Ep# 4 pushing Mooney in new directions. The Walking Dead 100th episode leaves us wanting some of that adamantium based sheet metal Rick and the crew used while making the cast question the direction of the series. Mr. Robot has Nick giving us an update on the most recent backstory episode. While a drunken Scotsman hijacks the podcast to tell us about Baby Driver. Gerald’s Game pushes into social based horror.
Hype Train: After analyzing the new Bright Trailer on Netflix and The crew goes nuts over the Black Panther trailer even coming up with an Iron Man theory of their own.
Like the old Doublemint Gum commercials always said Double your pleasure Double your fun. The cast took that jingle to heart this week as Nick and Damian double team the show. Prepare yourselves from the tales of our absorbing media!
In Our Queue: Like JVD in Double Impact so with that bad pun let’s get this started with The Gifted Ep# 2 and Ep#3 , Nick gives us the rundown on the concept behind Mr. Robot and his recommendation thus far on Season #3, Ghosted Ep# 2 and Ep# 3 still bring the laughs and late 80’s jams, Netflix gets a slasher hit with The Babysitter, Rupture a mutant film without a comic has star power but does it have standing power?
Hype Train: Justice League trailer #3 predictions and theories collide, The Magicians Season# 3 prepping for early 2018 premiere and finally New Mutants gets the trailer we have been waiting for.
Your panel of geeks this week is a trio. A trio of happy pirates, sailing the seas of digital goodness. The bounty? Another episode of Geekologist Radio, The Game On edition.
Game On: We’re starting with Destiny 2’s Iron Banner and our initial thoughts. Has it stood up to the fun of it’s predecessor? We also have our tales from the Star Wars Battlefront 2 Beta, Cajun goes Cup Head and in Genre starting to become popular on console does Ark Rise above the rest?
Hype Train: This week we hit back on a favorite for us here at Geekologist Radio, That’s right we are doing a Sea of Thieves info round up all the things we can talk from various interviews and InnSide stories straight from Rare. So get your eye patch ready and come geek out with our crew as we ride the waves of the deep blue!
New host, who dis? Kidding, but Cajun is back after a mini-hiatus. He’s been watching a lot of titles that were in his queue. We figured now would be a good time to have him back onto the show to talk about all binging he’s seemed to have done lately.
In Our Queue: Atlanta, Lego Ninjago Movie, Netflix Original: Jerry Before Seinfeld. Damian Jumps in with his views on the new Paranormal Series Ghosted. The Keepers also gets a deep look into the series by Cajun with his current thoughts, while the full cast talks about The Gifted. Is it really gifted in a good reception or a flop?
Hype Train: Hulk Trilogy storyline, Suburbicon, Raising Dion, Gambit, and Ending this episode with SyFy’s Happy and CW’s animated Constantine
Hey guys and gals we have a laugh filled episode ready for you all complete with a stunt voice opening! Our crew bringing you the gaming news and reviews this time around is welcoming back Silver for her second episode in row after a brief hiatus, joining her we have both Foutz and Nash coming in hot with plasma torches ready to cut the rails at a moment’s notice… You might think they need a General or something?
Game On: The long awaited Cuphead has landed on our systems and don’t the cute golden era animation fool you. This game brings the Dark Souls kinda feels in an awesome way. Next up the Nintendo Switch gets a gem of a port with Stardew Valley, Fortnite’s Battle Royal gets a big update and separates itself from PUBG with high concepts, MineCraft IOS creepers its way onto Nash’s Phone and finally we have the faction rally winners from Destiny 2 and what changes we would suggest if we were to edit the way the last rally took place.
Hype Train: Mario Odyssey and Red Dead Redemption 2 top this week’s hype train with a game play review straight from PAXWEST, Red Dead Redemption the reveal trailer has the cast both excited and curious about the direction the online world will go and the cast gets derailed quicker than back when John Marston would hogtie a cattle rustler to a train track.