Joe and Allan get into the ongoing issues with space tourism, beware the bathroom. Allan has a follow up report on the fate of the creepy dolls washing up onshore in Texas. Brandon and Joe have an amazing interview with the funny and talented Mo Collins. They wrap up with a quick look at the new trailer for the upcoming Flash movie.
Geek Tank Radio: 5.20.2023: Giant Sharks and 3-D Printing
Scott J. Carroll sits in for Brandon and lets Joe and Allan know what it is like to shoot a show at a convention. The new trailer for The Meg 2: The Trench reminds everyone just how much fun “popcorn” movies can be. They wrap up with 3-D printed wind turbines that look like yard art.
Geek Tank Radio: 5.13.2023: Violet Evergarden and Goodbye Guardians
Brandon, Joe, and Allan all agree that James Gunn did a masterful job saying goodbye to the Guardians of the Galaxy. In the “late to the party” category, Joe recently discovered the anime series “Violet Evergarden”. They all agree this is a serious example of master storytelling. It brings up the topic of how anime is pushing boundaries and bringing stories to the screen that otherwise may not make it in other formats. Just because it is animated does not mean that it is not an amazing story.
Geek Tank Radio: 5.06.2023: There is a Writer’s Strike
Brandon, Joe, and Allan touch on the final installment of The Guardians of the Galaxy. Brandon says to go see it and you will enjoy it. Then, the guys take on the numerous issues and ramifications of the new writer’s strike. You don’t really want AI to design your next round of movies and shows do you? Or is it already too late?
Geek Tank Radio: 4.29.2023: May The Fourth Be With You With Legos.
Brandon, Joe, and Allan are joined by Dan “The Lego Man” and they get started with the new releases on Apple TV. Dan has the scoop on all the new Star Wars themed Lego releases coming out on 2023. They all wrap up with a review of the current Marvel Studios and the upcoming Hunger Games prequel, The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes.
Geek Tank Radio: 4.21.2023: The Mandalorian Wrap Up and Con Updates
Brandon and Joe start off with convention updates and Brandon has a great teaser for the upcoming Ghostbusters movie. They all get in on the wrap up on the season finale of the Mandalorian. Allan wants to know more about that storm trooper helmet with the claw marks and points out that the Empire obviously does not have anything like an OSHA department.
Geek Tank Radio: 4.15.2023 Muppets Mayhem and Trigun Stampede
Brandon finally gets to move back into his house after a burst pipe four months ago. He and Allan are looking forward to the up coming series Muppets Mayhem. Joe finished watching Trigun Stampede and is a fan of the animation style and the storytelling.
Geek Tank Radio: 4.08.2023: Tetris, Ahsoka, and More …
Brandon and Allan agree that you need to watch Tetris. It is a great history lesson about how things really worked in the 70s and 80s. Joe confirms that Disney + keeps delivering compelling Star Wars content. Ahsoka is the next big one to look for.
Geek Tank Radio 4.01.2023: To Keep the Streaming Service or Not
Joe and Brandon come out of the gate debating on keeping a streaming service or cancelling for a while. Then, there is a new Gamera animation feature coming soon. The Bad Batch wrapped up with a lot of cliff hangers. Brandon wraps up the show with the dire warning that any show can be cancelled at any time.
Geek Tank Radio: 3.25.2023: 3D Printed Rockets and Steampunk
Joe and Allan agree that some animated features are easily some of the best acting and story telling in entertainment today. Then it is time for Allan to roll out the wonderful world of Steampunk and Joe has questions. The guys wrap up with the fact that a 3D created rocket has been made and launched.