We Be Geeks - Your Voice Of The Geek Revolution
Summary: We Be Geeks, your official voice of the geek revolution, is a weekly talk show on the WeBeGeeks Network. This podcast delivers highlights of geek culture with your hosts, Mike Ehmcke, Derrick Nadeau and Brett Dasilva. Topics include: Star Wars, comics, television, film,reviews, celebrity interviews, games news, geek-culture convention coverage, Marvel, Disney and more.
This week, the Dazzling, Dauntless Duo take a deep dive into Disney territory, followed by a swim in the waters over at DC and Warner Brothers. Topics discussed in this episode include: 1. Netflix will no longer have Marvel movies after Captain Marvel. 2.More information on the Disney streaming service. 3. Disney's plans for the Fox properties. 4. Nick Fury and Maria Hill to appear in the next Spidey movie. 5. Warner Brothers could be working on a Supergirl movie. 6 Details on season four of the Supergirl CW show. 7. The Batwoman role has been cast for the CW. 8. More Star Trek shows planned for the CBS All Access service. 9. James Gunn is in demand at other studios. 10. Hasbro is planning a sequel to the Power Rangers movie.
This week, the dazzling, dauntless duo have cereal on the brain. Yummy, delicious, sugary sweet cereal.....mmmmmmmm. Oh, and cartoons and stuff too. Topics discussed in this episode include: A new card game based on General Mill cereals A recently announced animated movie based on the Superpets from DC comics; A newly announced animated series based on Robert Kirkman's Super Dinosaur. A writer has been hired for the upcoming Judge Dredd show Mega City One. The release date for the DC animated movie Constantine: City Of Demons. Brent Spiner will be appearing on Supergirl. Transformers The Animated Movie returns to theaters. The show Runaways will be adding more Marvel characters.
This week, the Dauntless Duo are still reeling from all the geek goodness coming out of San Diego Comicon this past weekend, but they manage to pull it together long enough to record this episode just for you the listener. Topics discussed in this episode include: 1. In-depth coverage of the plethora of trailers coming out of the con. 2. Prices on the DC streaming service. 3. More information on the Titans show. 4. Details on the box set release of Batman: The Animated Series. 5. A comparison of Aquaman and Black Panther. 6. News about a new series of What If? Comics from Marvel. 7. Information about the next Wonder Woman movie. 8. Magic The Gathering is teaming up with Dungeons And Dragons. 9. The Saga comic will be taking a hiatus.
The Warriors Three are back in business! Well...sort of. The show starts off with the return of a familiar voice, none other than Brett himself. Unfortunately though, Brett's return is short lived due to technical issues. Doesn't that just figure? Topics discussed in this episode include: 1. The return of Billy Dee Williams as Lando Calrissian for Episode IX. 2. The Jaoquin Phoenix Joker movie is officially in production. 3. Marvel's SDCC panels for animation and movies. 4. The cast has been revealed for the FX pilot of Y The Last Man. 5. Former Ironman writer thinks Marvel and DC will eventually stop making comics. 6. A rundown of the new Transformers trading card game 7. The price DC comics had to pay to get the DC giant books into Walmart.
This week, the Dazzling Duo if Geekdom continue their five week guestathon by welcoming actress Marilyn Ghigliotti to the show. Marilyn, in addition to being another cast member from Neil Johnson's film Rogue Warrior: Robot Fighter, also played the role of Veronica in a little Indy film called Clerks. The guys talk to Marilyn about working with both Kevin Smith and Neil Johnson, as well as what it was like to be a part of the Clerks phenomenon. Marilyn then talks about her work as a makeup artist, and her desire to move to directing with a project she is involved in titled A Theory Of Letters. Marilyn was another fantastic guest that Mike and Derrick enjoyed talking to.
The streak of guests continues as Mike and Derrick welcome actor William Kircher to the podcast. William talks about working with Neil Johnson and Tracey Birdsall on Time Warner and Rogue Warrior: Robot Fighter, as well as some of his favorite moments while shooting the films. The guys then delve into William's time as Bifur, and what it was like to be a part of the Tolkien legacy. William discusses the fun he had on The Hobbit movies, how great the Tolkien fans are, and how much work went into acting in those films.
This week, Mike and Derrick welcome filmmaker Neil Johnson to the show. Neil is a writer/director/producer of sci-fi movies like Rogue Warrior: Robot Fighter and Alien Armageddon. The talks talk to Neil about his latest movies, Evolution War and Time Warner, although Neil can't reveal too many details about the films without spoiling them. In addition, the guys talk to Neil about his love of sci-fi, including Star Wars and his favorite Doctor, the process of making his films, and many more interesting topics.
This week, Mike and Derrick welcome a guest to the show, comic writer and artist Katie Cook. Katie has worked on books for My Little Pony, Star Wars, and even Fraggle Rock, as well as her own creator owned books and web comics. The guys talk to Katie about her work with My Little Pony, as well as her latest project, Nothing Special (that is the actual title, not a review of the book), interactions with fans, doing conventions, as well as many other comic related topics.
This week, Mike and Derrick are joined by guest Tracey Birdsall, who is on to promote her latest movie coming out, Evolution War. In addition to discussing the movie, the guys also talk to Tracey about geeking out, rescuing dogs, family deaths, and working in the entertainment industry. The conversation ranges from fun and entertaining to deep and emotional, and everywhere in between.
The Warriors Three (minus one) are desperately trying to hold things together, but the cracks are starting to show. How much longer can they hold back Ragnarok? Only time will tell. Topics discussed in this episode include: 1. Disney and Comcast prepare for war. 2. Janie Foxx gets cast in the upcoming Spawn movie. 3. Mysterio has been cast in the next Spider-Man film. 4. Disney denies a certain Easter egg for Infinity War. 5. Could Penguin be making a return to the big screen? 6. Universal considers a Star Trek land for their park. 7. The last issue of the Lockjaw miniseries has a special cameo. 8. Could Andrew Lincoln be leaving Walking Dead? 9. If so, will Norman Reedus be taking over the lead? Need new Bluetooth OR wired headphones? ... Sudio Headphones are new supporters of the podcast & are offering our listeners 15% OFF your entire purchase!! Just type WEBEGEEKS in the promo code at checkout for your discount!
This week, Mike and Derrick desperately search for a name to call themselves while Brett and Julz are both on hiatus. Somewhere out in the aether is an identity for the Warriors Three minus one. Topics discussed in this episode include: 1. Actress Margot Kidder has passed away. 2. A possible error in the Spider-Man MCU timeline. 3. Deadpool 2 features a surprise X-Men character. 4. Tom Cruise would like to be in a DCEU movie in the future. 5. Ron Howard teases a possible sequel to Willow. 6. Agents of SHIELD has been renewed for another season...sort of. 7. Gotham has also been renewed for one last short season. 8. A new series based on the pre-Batman days of Alfred is in the works. 9. A review of the comic TV shows for the next two years. 10. Lost In Space has been renewed for a second season.
This week, Brett is on hiatus, transforming the Warriors Three into the not so dynamic duo as Mike and Derrick carry on without their fallen comrade. Topics discussed in this episode include: 1. Who is really to blame when a Con goes wrong? 2. Bill And Ted 3 is finally a go! 3. A new clip from the Solo movie sheds some interesting light on some of Han's backstory 4. A new Star Wars book series coming out this fall will revolve around the Falcon. 5. The Darth Vader comic will delve into the origin of Vader's fortress on Mustafar. 6. Comcast is preparing a last ditch effort to buy 21st Century Fox. 7. Adam Warlock will not be in Avengers 4 either. 8. The Captain Marvel movie will allegedly be a game changer. 9. Annette Bening is in talks for Captain Marvel. 10. Could Simon Pegg someday play Captain Britain? 11. A new boardgame is coming out based on Batman The Animated Series.
Tonight the Warriors 3 have three special guests joining us. Roland Mann, Dean Zachary. And Barbara Kaalberg from the Kickstarter of their independent comic Cat & Mouse. We hear Roland, Dean, and Barbara's take on how this came together. We talk about the influence of women on comics. We talk about keeping the subject matter of the comic reader friendly. We talk about the rewards for the Kickstarter. We talk to Barbara and Dean about their process. We talk dream casting for Cat and Mouse. We talk to Barbara and Dean about their favorite artists to work with. We talk about George Perez and what got us into comics. Check out their kickstarter here: Cat & Mouse Kickstarter
Brett is off this week, leaving Mike and Derrick on their own to have a competition over who can come up with the best rant. Who won this epic contest of rant champions? We shall let the listeners decide...... Topics discussed in this episode include: 1. James Cameron comments on the superhero film genre. 2. How many post credit scenes will Infinity War have? 3. Is Adam Warlock in Infinity War? 4. Disney releases their upcoming movie schedule up to 2020. 5. Fleer is releasing a brand new X-Men card set this summer. 6. Wonder Woman 2 will definitely be taking place in the 80s. 7. An update on the upcoming Watchmen series for HBO. 8. Harrison Ford will be doing his first ever voice acting work.
This week, the Warriors Three cover everything from hockey playoffs to death, and a few lighter subjects as well. Topics discussed in this episode include: 1. Stephen Spielberg will be working on a DC movie. 2. Lynda Carter could be showing up in Wonder Woman 2. 3. Gotham gets a reboot. 4. A teenage Cassie Lang in Avengers 4. 5. Stranger Things casting news. 6. He-man is crossing over with the DC comics Injustice series. 7. A movie based on the M.A.S.K. toyline is in the works. 8. A look at the superheroes lost in 2017.