We Be Geeks 245: Lohan As Batgirl Or Not

We Be Geeks 245: Lohan As Batgirl Or Not

The Warriors 3 are at it again. Mike, Brett, and Derrick are at it again. Mike is still playing hurt, but the show must go on.

  • Lyndsay Lohan continues pursuit of Batgirl role. What?
  • Flashpoint to be directed by Spider-Man: Homecoming Screenwriters.
  • Elongated Man to finally get his costume in The Flash.
  • Black Lightning debuts to high ratings.
  • Mark Millar wants Tessa Thompson from Thor: Ragnarok, to star in the new Kick-Ass movie.
  • Y The Last Man: FX “Pretty optimistic about series.”
  • Tom Holland on the set of Venom?
  • 15 things wrong with the Nolan films.

We Be Geeks 244: Lightning Not Straight As The Arrowverse

We Be Geeks 244: Lightning Not Straight As The Arrowverse

The Warriors Three are back after their holiday break. Mike caught himself an illness for Christmas, and the news is a bit light this week, but, we are back.

Topics discussed on this episode include:

  • The new Black Lightning show will not be part of the Arrowverse.
  • Kid Flash will join the cast of Legends of Tomorrow
  •  A new trailer has been released for the Syfy series Krypton.
  • Stan Lee sexual harassment accusations.
  •  A discussion about the potential Obi-Wan movie.

Marvelette Missives – Deadpool vs. Old Man Logan

Marvelette Missives – Deadpool vs. Old Man Logan

If you keep up with comics, especially those of the mutant variety, you know there’s a new miniseries on shelves that pits two of Marvel’s most popular mutants against each other. And, of course, it’s well worth a look for fans of either. That book is Deadpool vs. Old Man LoganMore

Marvelette Missives – Mercy Sparx

Marvelette Missives – Mercy Sparx

If your comic reading leans toward the “big two”, but you want a change of pace that doesn’t involve your typical hero types you need to check out Devil’s Due Publishing. The company has been around since 2000 and one of their best original characters is Mercy Sparx. She first appeared in 2008 and was created by Devil’s Due founder Josh Blaylock.  More

Marvelette Missives – Rat Queens

Marvelette Missives – Rat Queens

Anyone who’s a fan of the high fantasy genre of fiction, encompassing everything from Lord of the Rings to Dungeons and Dragons and beyond, is familiar with the band of rowdy adventurers who travel from village to village, get into scrapes and then drinking it all off in the local pub. Of course, the less enlightened probably picture the entire group (or at least the majority of it) being male. Well then let me introduce you to Hannah, Violet, Dee and Betty, the philandering, foul-mouthed foursome known as the Rat QueensMore

Marvelette Missives – The Punisher

Marvelette Missives – The Punisher

If you’re into comics, especially of the street level, not necessarily super hero variety, you’ve heard of Punisher. You may even have watched some (or all) of the new Netflix series. Everyone knows the storyline is dark and full of violence, but not everyone knows the character or motivations that, even though in a comic book setting, make some kind of sense.  More

We Be Geeks 243: 2017 WeBe Awards

We Be Geeks 243: 2017 WeBe Awards

Tonight the 2017 WeBe’s has arrived. We team up with the folks from Geek Watch One to go over the best of the best. Who will win in the below categories? Listen to find out. The geeks have spoken.

 

  • Writer
  • Pencils
  • Inker
  • Cover artist
  • Letterer
  • Editor/asst editor
  • Best overall Title
  • Mini/one shot
  • Event
  • Best new
  • Best continuing
  • Best collected/archived trade or hardback
  • Game console/mobile
  • Movies
  • TV
  • WTF moment

Marvelette Missives – Faith’s Winter Wonderland Special

Marvelette Missives – Faith’s Winter Wonderland Special

Of course we’ve all watched holiday specials on television. But for years, even comic books have come out with special editions in December. And this year Valiant brings us Faith’s Winter Wonderland Special, starring one of their most popular heroes, Faith.  More

We Be Geeks 242: They Want Zach Snyder?

We Be Geeks 242: They Want Zach Snyder?

This week, Brett has been sidelined with an illness, or perhaps just over-excitement about the new Star Wars movie, leaving Mike and Derrick to cover things on their own. And, what a week it has been!

Topics discussed on this episode include:

  • Steppenwolf actor Ciaran Hinds is not happy about the Justice League either.
  • A fan petition has been created to get Warner Brothers to release the Snyder cut of Justice League
  • Warner Brothers has decided to shake up the DC film division after the disappointing performance of Justice League
  • Warner Brothers has announced some of the planned DC movies coming out next.
  • Sag award nominations have been announced with some interesting choices
  • What characters will return to Marvel with the Disney purchase of Fox
  • Hugh Jackman has confirmed he will not return to play Wolverine at any point
  • Netflix is creating a new She-Ra cartoon produced by Noelle Stevenson
  • Build-A-Bear workshop is introducing Mario characters to their line up
  • San Diego Comic-Con has won their copyright lawsuit

Marvelette Missives – Infinity War/Infinity Gauntlet

Marvelette Missives – Infinity War/Infinity Gauntlet

Now that we’ve finally seen the trailer for Avengers: Infinity War and geeked out about the sheer number of heroes we’ll be seeing on the big screen, it’s time to step back and see where the plot comes from. The Infinity War comic was a six-issue series published by Marvel in 1992. So the movie is based on that series, right? Well no, not really.  More