For this second full week in May, the Geek Pop Alliance discusses the newly released Suicide Squad pics; Legends of Tomorrow gets a plot; Scarlet Witch and Quicksilver shed their mutant backgrounds; Agent Carter and Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. are returning for more seasons; new Star Wars VII: The Force Awakens pics confirm some rumors; Tesla’s Powerwall is an initial success; Windows 10 looks to Microsoft’s last major named iteration of Windows; Mirror’s Edge and Titanfall 2 get some news updates on their release time frames; Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 5 is skating our way this year; Nintendo makes a financial turn for the good; Battlefield 4 updates are going to be free from here on out; Sony renews Powers for a second season; Plus, our comic picks of the week!
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This week was BIG as far as new trailers go, and we here at the Geek Pop Alliance are more than eager to share our impressions and discuss the rest of your week in geek. Topics include the brand new trailers for Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens, Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, Ant-Man, Terminator Genisys, and the Avengers: Age of Ultron movie clips; the unveiling of BB-8 at Star Wars Celebration; a director leaves and a new director is hired for Wonder Woman; the new post-convergence Batman is revealed; Wolverine’s first artist passes away; X-Men: Apocalypse‘s Psylocke is cast; Flash Gordon looks to be getting a fan favorite director; the fate of NBC’s Constantine; Katee Sackhoff is producing and starring in a new show; Marvel Cinematic Universe Spider-Man news; Golden Girls LEGOs; the new Power Rangers movie gets a director; Apple WWDC gets a date; Guitar Hero Live, the next edition of the Guitar Hero franchise, gets a reveal trailer; EA decides to shutter 4 of its free-to-play titles; Mortal Kombat X impressions and controversy; Star Wars Battlefront reveal; and a bit of news for the next expansion of Destiny. All this, plus our reviews of what we are watching on television and reading in comics this week.
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This week was HUGE as we got several major trailers and you can be sure we are here to cover them! The trailers include Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens, Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, Ant-Man, Terminator Genisys, and the Avengers: Age of Ultron movie clips. We’ve also got updates on the next Apple WWDC, Guitar Hero Live, Destiny, and Star Wars Battlefront. Top it off with the GPA’s comic picks of the week, and you have one amazing episode!
This week on the Geek Pop Alliance Show, your geek news includes a Star Wars Episode VIII release date; Star Wars spinoff title announcement; Nathan Fillion and Alan Tudyk start a web series; the new Daredevil trailer; the Apple Watch; plus so much more!
It’s the first show of the year and we discuss the downtime for Xbox Live and the Playstation Network over Christmas due to a major DDOS attack. Other major topics include Vin Diesel teasing a link to the upcoming Inhumans movie; Oscar Isaac challenges the recent plot theories about Star Wars: The Force Awakens; the new Ghostbusters film might be a little darker than we are used to; Sam Raimi apologizes for Spider-Man 3; we reveal 2014’s most pirated movie; GPA reviews our comic picks, AXIS #9 and Agents of Shield #1; and more!