Amalgam Comics – Initiative Week | 011

In this episode we take a different course than some of the other podcasts involved in this event by talking about some super heroes that may be new to you. We also talk about what makes one hero better than another in our opinions. You may also know that we tweaked the format of the show by including our new “Recommends” and “Pull List” segments. We hope they become staples and you enjoy them enough to contribute.

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An Interview with Ben Avery | 008

I had the pleasure of sitting down over Skype with comic book writer Ben Avery to talk about his writing career and his podcast, Strangers and Aliens. Along the way we talked about his new webcomic, George R.R. Martin, Aquaman, and why Ben doesn’t read Superman comics. You can find out more about Ben Avery by visiting any of the following sites: BenAvery.com RetConComic.com StrangersAndAliens.com Interested in purchasing one of Ben’s books? The Hedge Knight The Hedge Knight II: Sworn Sword TimeFlys (Vol 1) The Book of God ArmorQuest: Genesis Hero Devotions The Oz/Wonderland Chronicles (Book 1)

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Marvel Cinematic Universe: Phase II | 007

Iron Man launched Phase One of Marvel’s Cinematic Universe. After 2012’s The Avengers we were left wondering where the House of Ideas would take us next. Luckily Kevin Feige and his crew have an idea. In this episode of Geek This! Podcast, I sit down with my pal David Hunt to discuss what Phase Two has to offer, speculate what the concept art could mean for some of the films, and sneak some talk about The Wolverine. From this episode: Marvel Cinematic Universe Phase Two Preview (Video) Iron Man 3 Trailer Official Iron Man 3 video page on Marvel Iron Man: Under the Armor with

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Injustice: Gods Among Us (iOS) | 006

Today DC Comics released Injustice: Gods Among Us for iOS. I just happened to see it in the App Store this afternoon for free and decided to pick it up. Just a few minutes after playing it I knew I had to review this for you all in a special podcast episode. Here’s what MTV Geek had to say about it: Developed by the same team responsible for “Batman: Arkham City Lockdown,” Injustice for iOS functions as a standalone game, but features crossover elements to enhance the console version as well. For instance, if you sign up for a WBID account (something you’ll

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Back from the Dead | 005

AMC’s The Walking Dead wrapped up this week, so I decided to give a brief overview of the season, share my opinions about the characters that I found interesting, and give my overall opinion of the most recent season. I also talk about an upcoming interview with writer Ben Avery, who hosts the Strangers and Aliens podcast, as well as an idea that I have that involves YOU! More from this episode: Cosplay Piano – The Walking Dead What were your thoughts of The Walking Dead? Would you participate in the new listener interaction segment?

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Real Talk: Formats and Futures | 004

Considering I’m using a new app to record the podcast now, I decided to try it out in this episode, where I talk about some of the “behind-the-scenes” of Geek This! Podcast. I wrote a blog post on everything that I say in the show, so if you want to read it, it’s the “Final Thoughts on Improvement” post from a few days ago. (Just in case you want to follow along). As always, leave your comments below or over on the Facebook page. You can even hit me up on Twitter if you’d like a more immediate response. I’m totally

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A New Hope for Star Wars | 003

There has been a lot of Star Wars news floating around in the past few weeks, so I joined my friend and fellow geek, Adam McDorman, to discuss it, as well as speculate what the new era of the Star Wars franchise could have in store. What Are You Geeking? Adam Marvel Civil War Ni No Kuni Dave Batman (New 52) Nightwing (New 52) Supergods More References Star Wars: Dark Empire Star Wars: Shadows of the Empire Star Wars: Young Jedi Knights SUPPORT GEEK THIS! You can support Geek This! Podcast by joining Audible.com, where you’ll receive a free audiobook and 30-day trial.

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Holy Podcast, Batman!

Batman, The Dark Knight, the Caped Crusader… whatever you want to call him, there may be some facts that you don’t know about him. In this episode I go through the history of DC Comics’ vigilante super hero.

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