The group tries to convince Katy to watch Stranger Things. In the process, they make a shocking discovery about the future of the series. Listen as we thoroughly discuss Season 1 while nimbly avoiding major spoilers.
- we map out a family-tree of Stranger Thing‘s predecessors and inspirations
- But What about Barb?!
- Character Development: who we loved or grew to love
- Winona Ryder’s acting skills in Stranger Things and that horrible Alien movie
- A shocking connection between Stranger Things and another, future series
- Is Steve really Jean Ralphio’s father?
How well does the new Ghostbusters stack up against the older movies? We discuss this and much more!
- All the Holtzmann jokes
- Where the new Ghostbusters improves on the original formula
- Which themesong from the three films is best
- How the backlash affected/improved the final product
- Ben makes a decision about whether or not to see the film
- Grammar Busters
What does Marvel’s Civil War Saga have in common with the current political and cultural climate of the United States? What if the Muppet’s were Marvel heroes? Is Katy an elitist? Find out in this week’s episode!
- Katy’s eerily good graphic novel snob voice
- Real World Parallels in Civil War
- Who do we agree with: Captain America or Iron Man?
- Issues of Diversity in comic books
- A very strange discussion of Muppets
Is Pokémon GO everything we’ve wanted since childhood? Can we all be the very best (like no one ever was)? This week Flavor of the Geek discusses Niantic’s new spin on Pokémon, our first impressions of the game, and what we would like to see from it in the future.
- The Berenstain Bear Conspiracy and Pokémon GO
- Our favorite things about the app
- A few major concerns about the app
- Our craziest Pokémon GO experiences
Referenced Things and Relevant Links
It is actually called King’s Landing for a reason. The Flavor of the Geek co-hosts are back in Westoros, discussing the season (6) finale of Game of Thrones, fan theories, and predictions for next season.
- King’s Landing’s namesake revealed
- What’s eating the Freys?
- Varys and Arya as time travellers
- Our predictions for next season (who lives, who dies, who takes the Iron Throne)
- Big Bottomed Dragons
The Flavor of the Geek Cast is joined by special guest Brian Malkiewicz from IGN for this special episode. Between the Force Awakens and the forthcoming Rogue One, the Star Wars Universe is getting a bit of a makeover. The team discusses their memories of the series, their hopes for the new films, and what this means for the fans.
- Who are Rey’s Parents?
- What will happen in Rogue One?
- What do we expect will happen in Episode VIII?
- What does Blue Milk taste like?