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GW1 Issue 150 – Extra Life at the Oasis

This week we’re discussing Ready Player One – the good, the bad and references you may have missed. And, of course, we need to talk about perhaps the best crossover ever: “ScoobyNatural”! Plus we chat about how good Black Lightning has been at reflecting current events and going where other superhero shows won’t go. We have a few interesting tidbits to share in geek news as well.  Listen now!  Continue reading GW1 Issue 150 – Extra Life at the Oasis

She Geek Critique – Spinning Around

If you’re a fan of Supernatural, you know that the much anticipated spinoff Wayward Sisters is on its way. And last week, they gave viewers a “back door” pilot episode focusing on the female hunters saving Sam and Dean. It was a good episode and did a great job of introducing the spinoff. It got me thinking about spinoffs in general and what works when sending them off on their own.  Continue reading She Geek Critique – Spinning Around

She Geek Critique – When the Time is Right

This past weekend was the series finale for Orphan Black. It was one of the best dark science sci-fi shows on television and it will most definitely be missed. It amassed quite a fan following over it’s five-year span and it’s easy to see why. It had some great writing, an engrossing plot and some of the best acting to be seen in years, primarily from Tatiana Maslany who played the five primary clone characters plus any additional clones that popped up along the way. But as good as it was, Orphan Black was a show with a plan in place – the series was intended to span five years and it did, providing a full story arc and satisfying ending for viewers.  Continue reading She Geek Critique – When the Time is Right

Best Geeky Finds – Texas is Better at Midnight

With the loss of several paranormal series over the last 5 years, there are always new shows trying to fill that hole. Shadowhunters on Freeform works to fill the hole left by the horror and mystery teen drama demographics from Vampire Diaries and Pretty Little Liars. Meanwhile Supernatural works to get its spinoff Wayward Sisters off the ground to keep the CW from ever falling off the genre TV map. Yet, while it had good times and bad (along with many WTF seasons) on premium television, few shows have succeeded in being True BloodContinue reading Best Geeky Finds – Texas is Better at Midnight