World War G

Each week Troy, AJ sit down and discuss all the geeky news of the week.

January 20th, 2020    

World War G 252: The Johansson Double Down

Today in geek history- A classic board game made it's debut

This week in Geek- The Outsider is suppose to be the scariest Stephen King adaptation, the 2020 Oscar nominations, Assassin's Creed Ragnarok is the biggest open world game yet, Seth McFarlane will now work for NBC, The Falcon and The Winter Soldier halt production due to earthquake, Hank Araria will step down as the voice of Apu.

Revs and Recs- The Lighthouse, 1917, Killer Inside: The Mind of Aaron Hernandez and The Boy Band Con: The Lou Pearlman Story

January 13th, 2020    

World War G 251: From Mister Rogers to Hitler

Listener Line- Is The Witcher a successful video game property or Novel adaptation?

Today in Geek History!

This Week in Geek- Christian Bale in talks to star in Thor 4, American Horror Story renewed for new season, Warner Bros. using A.I. to make films, Tom Hanks next role will be as a villain, PS5 rumors, The Last of Us 2 is changing the landscape of video game violence

Troy's Toys

Revs and Recs- Lost in Space season 2

January 6th, 2020    

World War G 250: Espionage is Fun Kids!

Everybody loves a list- 2020 Disney movies

This week in Geek- Workout app by Chris Hemsworth, Obama is a Watchmen fan, Uncharted movie loses another director, does Sean Bean really die more than other actors? Henry Caville wore the Witcher costume 24/7 while filming, there has been a mass cancellation of Disney+

The very worst of the decade- Worst comic book moments, video games, TV shows, movies and geek moment of the last decade.

December 30th, 2019    

World War G 249: Woolly Mammoths are D***s

Everybody loves a list- Top 50 cereals of all time

This week in geek- Grand Theft Auto 6 setting possibly leaving the U.S., 2020 will be the year of long overdue sequels, Deadpool 3 to start production with Disney on board, The Rock throws shade at a friend, Hellblade 2 exclusively for PC and X-Box, scientists successfully bring long dead Woolly Mammoth cells back to life, after nine years Minecraft players create all of Middle-Earth in the game.

Reviews- Uncut Gems and The Mandalorian season 1

December 23rd, 2019    

World War G 248: Operation Fit Kids

Taste Test- Oreo flavored candy canes

Email question- What toys did we HAVE to have as kids?

This Week in Geek- Gamer sets world record for most platinum level trophies earned on PS4, The Far Side comic strip has returned, Redbox is getting out of the game rental business, Legends of the Hidden Temple getting a more adult oriented reboot, Ice Cube bringing back Celebrity Deathmatch, Willow is returning with a Disney+ series, Chris Hemsworth argues with his wife about his hammer, James Cameron is sure Avatar sequels will beat Avengers: Endgame.

Revs and Recs- Jumanji, Knives out, Star Wars The Rise of Skywalker and AFK Arena mobile RPG.

Post credit scene- *********SPOILERS*********** talking Rise of Skywalker

December 16th, 2019    

World War G 247: Once, Twice, Three Times a Jedi

Welcome to the World War G Star Wars Holiday Special! In what is our single longest episode we've ever done we go through every Star Wars film from 1977-2018 in anticipation for the release of episode 9! We break them down by the numbers, our favorite (and sometimes least favorite) moments and give you behind the scenes facts of everyone's favorite space opera saga! Stay Geeky my Friends and May the Force be With You.

December 9th, 2019    

World War G 246: Cyborgs Aren’t People

This week in Geek- Batman is in the HBO Watchmen universe, new Starship Troopers video game to be released in 2020, cyborg soldiers could be a reality by 2050, new studio Ghibli theme par opening in Japan a.k.a why is Japan so much better than us? New Honey I Shrunk the Kids movie in talks with original film director, Train to Busan sequel, Chilling Adventures of Sabrina season 3.

Discussion- Do you accept friend requests from co-workers?

Review- Stumptown

End credit scene- Crisis on Infinite Earths has begun and it's all Star Wars next episode.

December 2nd, 2019    

World War G 245: The Idea Men

Taste Test- Super Conan Funko Cereal

This Week in Geek- Utah tops the list of U.S. state Disney+ interest, the real Conjuring house is for sale, Star Wars script temporarily for sale on eBay, Lovecraft trilogy films in development starring Nic Cage, Warner Bros. not confident in Superman's relevance for a modern audience, Star Wars Adidas shoes for sale, first Toys R Us store opens after bankruptcy, The Simpsons possibly ending, Yu-Gi-Oh! tournament bans stinky nerds.

Reviews- Noelle and The Irishman

End credit scene- How do Star Wars bounty hunter trackers work? We finally give Baby Yoda a name.

November 26th, 2019    

World War G 244: Plane of Thrones

This Week in Geek-

New Netflix show will be about the Mayans, Alan Moore, Willem Defoe and Elizabeth Banks all take shots at superhero movies, watching Game of Thrones on a plane, Henry Caville isn't done with Superman, local Mom told she couldn't wear her Buzz Lightyear costume to Disney on Ice, Star Trek 4, returning cast to new Lizzie Mcguire series, Joker 2, National Treasure 3, AMC coming out with their own streaming service, Darth Maul series in development.

Reviews-

Ford v Ferrari

Post Credit Scene-

What else are we watching on Disney+, we continue to praise The Mandalorian and the legend of Willrow Hood and the ice cream maker in Empire Strikes Back

November 18th, 2019    

World War G 243: Cookie Break!

Joel's line- Does good box office numbers equal a good movie?

Taste Test- Maple Cream and Peppermint Bark Oreos

This Week in Geek- Marvel's Disney+ heroes will also be in the films, Netflix has partnered with Nickelodeon to create new series and movies, HBO MAX may hold a friends reunion soon, Mark Wahlberg cast in Uncharted film, there could be a Mandalorian film, Jon Favreau wants to make another Star Wars Holiday Special, Sin City to be adapted to a television series, nine year old genius, Gargoyles creator ready for more Gargoyles.

Reviews- Doctor Sleep, Terminator Dark Fate and The Mandalorian

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