WBG Episode 2: The Wrath of Pod

Here we go with Episode 2.  In this episode we talk about Independence Day 3D plans, Marvel Phase One Blu-Ray, X-Files, Transformers Prime, Star Wars writers and a whole lot more.  Again, we appreciate you listening.  And always remember that a day without anything geekdom is a day worth sleeping through.

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Happy Thanksgiving from us here at WeBeGeeks! May you be blessed with a wonderful feast, football and all things GEEK!

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Sources: Lawrence Kasdan, Simon Kinberg Lock Deals to Write and Produce 'Star Wars' Installments

Getty Images Lawrence Kasdan and Simon Kinberg

by Borys Kit The Hollywood Reporter

The pair will write either Episode VIII or Episode IX — their exact division of responsibilities is yet to be determined — and they will also come aboard to produce the films.

Even under the secrecy of a Jedi mind trick, certain secrets — like the plans for a Death Star — can still spill out. More

The Future of X-MEN LEGACY Is Marvel NOW!

Superstars Simon Spurrier & Tan Eng Huat Introduce The Future Of Mutantkind!

This November, prepare for an all new chapter of the X-Men mythos in X-Men Legacy #1, kicking off the all-new ongoing series from acclaimed writer Simon Spurrier and Eisner Award Winning artist Tan Eng Huat! Legion, the most powerful and unstable mutant in the world and son to Professor Charles Xavier, has killed gods and reshaped the face of the universe. NOW! in the aftermath of Avengers vs. X-Men, Legion will finally attempt to conquer his demons and establish his place among mutantkind! More

Mimoco Announces the Star Trek™ X MIMOBOT® Flash Drive Collection

Set Your Phasers to Stun and Take Your Digital Files to Warp Speed!

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Godzilla vs Biollante Blu-ray review

I am going to review the Blu-ray experience of this movie distributed by Echo Bridge Home Entertainment

The menus is laid out very nice with Play Movie, Scene Select, Language Setup, and Bonus Features. Being an Audiophile, I had to laugh at the choices for the Audio set up; 5.1 DTS Japanese, 2.0 DTS Japanese, or 1.0 Dolby Digital. There are also 3 offers for Subtitles as well. The menu graphics shows the updated logo title and a loop window of various clips from the film and an example of the wire frame military graphics of Godzilla.  More

WBG Episode 1: The Phantom Podcast

WBGP-PODThe WeBeGeeks first podcast is officially here.  In our first episode we talk about the latest Star Wars news, Call of Duty Black Ops II, Wii U, Battlestar Galactica: Blood and Chrome, Skyfall and some other random mumblings. We hope you have as much fun listening as we had recording this podcast.  And always remember that a day without anything geekdom is a day worth sleeping through.

'Star Wars' Director Search Down To 'A Couple Of Candidates'

"Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith"

By Josh Wigler (@RoundHoward), with reporting by Josh Horowitz (@joshuahorowitz)

Producer Frank Marshall also says new ‘Star Wars’ takes precedent over new ‘Indiana Jones’ sequels.

J.J. Abrams, Jon Favreau, you name it — if they’re a popular director, they’re probably rumored for “Star Wars: Episode VII.” The rumors and speculation are flying fast and furiously, but from what we hear, it won’t be long before the chatter dies down and the facts roll out. More

‘World War Z’ Trailer: Brad Pitt Takes on the Zombpocalypse

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We got our first look at the trailer for World War Z earlier this week (based on Max Brooks’ best-selling zombpocalyptic novel). That footage introduced Brad Pitt as a UN worker – who must both protect his family and race against time to stave off a sudden and inexplicable (?) zombie pandemic More

Wall Street focuses on spike in Hasbro stock, Disney/Hasbro debunked?

By John Kostrzewa ~Providence Journal

While most of the country focused Tuesday morning on the presidential election, Wall Street analysts turned their attention to Hasbro.

Stock in the Pawtucket-based toymaker (HAS:Nasdaq) spiked 6.8 percent to $38.66 at the opening bell amid speculation that Disney (DIS:NYSE) was preparing a multi-billion dollar bid for Hasbro. More