Rose #4

Rose #4

Rose #4

Writer: Meredith Finch

Artist: Ig Guara

Publisher: Image Comics

 

 

 

 

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We Be Geeks 225: NO Joe, It’s The Tick

We Be Geeks 225: NO Joe, It’s The Tick

It was a slow news week, but the the guys still managed to find a few things to talk about this week. They start off the show with their thoughts on the recent announcement about Erica Durance coming to Supergirl before moving on to discuss the Amazon series The Tick. Staying on the television front, The gang then run down the cast of the upcoming New Warriors series, some Luke Cage news, and an article about shows that have been, or will soon be, cancelled by Netflix. Moving on to Movies, the guys discuss some comments about The Batman made by director Matt Reeves, and discuss a fan push for a Star Wars movie about Ahsoka Tano. Finally, Mike, Brett, and Derrick finish off the show with some nostalgia as they review a list of the worst G. I. Joe action figures.

We Be Geeks 224: We are NOT A Comic Con

We Be Geeks 224: We are NOT A Comic Con

We open the show up talking about the ridiculous war between San Diego Comic-Con and Salt Lake Comic Comic-Con over the use of the word Comic-Con. We move to more con talk with the announcement that Mile High Comics is not going to be going to San Diego Comic Con for the first time in 44 years. We move into talking about whether movie studios are pandering to overseas audiences instead of the US. With ticket sales for the new Transformers movie and The Mummy, it is hard to argue. We give reasons why The Last Jedi could be the best Star Wars movie yet. We can only hope. We move onto more movie news when Time ranks all the Spider-Man movies. Do we agree with the rankings? You will have to listen to find out. We end the show talking about the Doctor Who finale. Warning:Spoilers.

We Be Geeks 223: A.K.A. Ace Solo

We Be Geeks 223: A.K.A. Ace Solo

There has been a lot of information coming out recently about the Han Solo movie, and we start this episode by diving in head first to discuss it.  Next, we talk about Darth Vader almost having a cameo, as an action figure, in Guardians of the Galaxy, which then leads us down a path of pure nostalgia.  We follow that by discussing the possibility of Captain Britain coming to the MCU, the likelihood of a Superman: Red Son live action film, and a new season of the Young Justice cartoon.  Next up, we talk about some news regarding the upcoming Judge Dredd TV series, a new Tremors series,  and the Fast and the Furious 9.  We then finish up the episode with a chat about a fan theory regarding Spider-Man in Ironman 2, and then talk about the Star Wars: Forces of Destiny cartoon.

We Be Geeks 222: Catching Up With Jeff Burns

We Be Geeks 222: Catching Up With Jeff Burns

Tonight, we have friend of the show Jeff Burns on. We talk about his shows Super Geeked Up, Monday Night Mayhem, and DC Action Hour. We move onto San Diego Comic Con and the panels he is going to be hosting. He doesn’t have any rooms or times yet. We move onto his guests for the upcoming season of Super Geeked Up. He is going to be having folks from Mass Effect Andromeda as well as some stunt women from movies and TV. We also talk about Super Geeked Up participating in an charity event called Roll20Con Gaming Marathon. You can catch it on June 24th to 25th.  You can find information on it at www.supergeekedup.com . We talk Mass Effect Andromeda as well as other video games. We also talk everything Star Wars. Books, movies, comics, we have you covered. Also get your DC TV fix here. We talk Flash, Arrow, Supergirl, as well as Legends of Tomorrow.  We also talk the problems with the Marvel Universe. All this on more on this week’s episode.

 

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Super Knocked up on Amazon Here

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We Be Geeks 221: Batman Forever

We Be Geeks 221: Batman Forever

We start off this episode talking about the passing of Adam West, Batman’s Batman, and some of the tributes honoring the iconic actor. Next, we talk about the adorkable Bob Ross Funko Pop figure that was recently announced before moving on to an in-depth discussion about some of the games announced at E3. Next, we ponder the possibility of a Shazam show brought to the CW network, composer Danny Elfman working on the soundtrack for the Justice League movie, and some news about the director and returning cast for the next X-Men movie. We finish up the episode with some Doctor Who news regarding a new show runner, and our thoughts on the recently released teaser trailer for The Black Panther film.

It is Meredith’s world, and we are just living in it.

It is Meredith’s world, and we are just living in it.

When we spoke with Meredith Finch on the We Be Geeks podcast, it was just before her new project for Image Comics called Rose came out. We are now two issues in. With issue 2 having released on May 17th. When we spoke to Meredith about the new project, one of the things she was most excited about was Rose being her own character, and the setting was the world that she had created. She had just come off a great run on Wonder Woman, and with the history that comes with such a historic character, she was excited to be able to stretch her legs on her own creation. Stretch her legs she has. It’s Meredith’s world, and we’re just living in it. Her co-conspirator on this venture is artist Ig Guara, whose art fits this fantasy story so well. One of my favorite aspects of his art is his facial expressions. He makes Rose look fierce, and feminine at the same time.

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We Be Geeks 220: Maybe The Tomatoes Aren’t Rotten

We Be Geeks 220: Maybe The Tomatoes Aren’t Rotten

Guys night at the We Be Geeks bunker. Get off our lawns! We start the show with our geek sports update. We kick off the stories with Universals new project Dark Universe. Bringing classic monsters back such as The Invisible Man, Frankenstein, and The Mummy. We move onto DC news with Wonder Woman getting a 97% fresh rating on Rotten Tomatoes. With more Wonder Woman news, we discuss why Wonder Woman takes place in World War 1 instead of World War 2. What do you think about this? We talk Gabrielle Luna wanting Norman Reedus to suit up as the Johnny Blaze version of Ghost Rider. We move to Cartoon news with the return of Animaniacs. We then talk Rob Liefeld being the inaugural inductee into the Wizard World Hall of Legends. Yes, you heard this right. Rob Liefeld. We end the show talking some Doctor Who.

We Be Geeks 219: Comics With Mike Zapcic

We Be Geeks 219: Comics With Mike Zapcic

We start off this episode with Brett giving us a rundown of Motorcity Comicon which he attended last weekend. Brett tells about some of the great things he saw, heard, and bought at the convention, and then talks about some of the celebrities and creators he saw at the convention. Brett also tells us about some of the things he enjoyed about the con, as well as some of the things that could be improved about the con.
After the convention report, we take a brief interlude to talk about one of the We Be Geeks affiliates, Superherostuff, and a couple of the Herobox subscription boxes that they will be offering in the next month, including a box based on Spider-Man, and a Father’s Day special box.
We then welcome a guest to the podcast, Mike Zapcic from the AMC show Comicbook Men. We talk with Mike about comics, favorite things from Comicbook Men, and several other topics as well. Mike was a great guest, a great interview, and a lot of fun to talk to, and we thank him for coming on our podcast.

We Be Geeks 218: GWAR Wars

We Be Geeks 218: GWAR Wars

GWAR Wars, nothing but GWAR Wars

We start the show talking GWAR and sound effects. We get off on a Think Geek tangent with their fine products. We start off with shows that are getting cancelled. We move onto the shows that are getting renewed. We also give the scoop on the new seasons upcoming shows. We end the show talking about Billy Crudup leaving The Flash movie. Can you say biggest dumpster fire? Also catch me at Motor City Comic Con this weekend.