The hosts finally get a definitive answer about Spider-Man’s involvement in Sony’s Marvel Universe, take a look at issues on the set of the Han Solo Star Wars spinoff movie, and reveal the director and cast of the next X-Men movie from Fox. Plus, reviews of the latest trailers for Marvel’s Inhumans TV show, the Jumanji reboot and Jackie Chan’s The Foreigner. Rugboy goes on an anime rant, Imran finally saw John Wick and a sports question for the Jock from a listener!
Topics include the final trailers for Wonder-Woman and War for the Planet of the apes, first trailers for the X-Men TV show The Gifted on Fox and CW’s Black Lightning, a Spider-Man: Homecoming Clip, an adult Deadpool cartoon, Agent’s of S.H.I.E.L.D. renewal news, Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 and more! Podcaster Kari Simms from Blazing Caribou Studios joins Imran, Anthony and Rugboy to remember the late Powers Boothe and Chris Cornell, and the Nerd surprises everyone with a quick round of Trivia Geeks!
Matt Delhauer delivers a new entry into the WTF Happened? series with the over-stuffed X-Men Origins: Wolverine (2009). Matt deliciously recaps the film and then breaks down how this happened. Plus, listener comments!
The show gets a mention on The Huffington Post! Plus, news about a possible writer’s strike, a new documentary revealing the truth about the creation of Batman, three X-Men movies in 2018, a Doritos bag that plays music, the many Avatar sequels, Rugboy spoils Get Out, DC/WB launch a new digital service, American Gods on Starz, listener mailbag and so much more!
The gang discusses the crazy Batman movie rumors, the Thor: Ragnarok teaser trailer, casting for Cable in the Deadpool sequel, and hidden political messages in a new X-Men comic and more! Plus, Anthony, Imran and Rugboy review the first season of Marvel’s Iron Fist on Netflix and share listener feedback!
The hosts are joined by Mr. Antihero, Kevin McPartlin, for this spoiler review of Logan! Plus, the Deadpool 2 teaser, DCEU open to making R-rated movies, Marvel’s Iron Fist on Netflix getting poor early reviews, Thor: Ragnarok is super colorful, a Florida Con bans cosplay, Chris Hardwick creates a new music festival and Superhero Science with our Official Podcast Science Advisor, Adam Morris!
Anthony, Imran and Rugboy invite listener and scientist Adam Morris to geek out about the science of superheroes! Adam, an environmental and wildlife toxicologist, shares stories from his time studying polar bears in the arctic and breaks down some scientific origins for superhero powers.
The gang discuss a new Justice League photo, Pierce Brosnan as Cable, Sony’s film division failing, Thor: Ragnanrok details, another DC show on the CW, the Iron Fist on Netflix trailer, and more! Plus, Imran, Anthony and Rugboy review the pilot episodes of Powerless on NBC, Legion on FX and the premiere of 24: Legacy on FOX.
Lots of geek news covering new trailers from Logan and Power Rangers, the Star Wars Episode VIII title, The Rock as Black Adam, casting for Hal Jordan in the Green Lantern Corps., superhero movie Oscar nominations, Black Panther synopsis and more! Imran, Anthony and Rugboy discuss video essays about the DCEU character problem, The Joker from The Dark Knight and Godzilla’s roots. Plus, listener email and audio celebrating the 150th episode of the Jock and Nerd Podcast!