It’s Loot Crate time again, another mysterious black box has arrived with untold treasures inside. If you are new to this subscription box service thing, once a month (and for less than $20 USD including shipping,) Loot Crate sends you a box of geeky nerdy things all wrapped around a theme. This months theme is #Play, so I guess that’s board games, card games, video games, role-playing games, and anything ‘play’ related.
My expectations are high on this one, the past few crates have been great and with this months theme having a RPG connection I could possibly get the hippogriff I have so desperately wanted after decades of playing D&D. Let’s open it up and see! (more…)
This time on RadioBastard: Thunder Dream, Jeremy and Jason experience Tuscan cuisine and go for a rain water ass-douches at a premium spa that they found on Groupon back when it was still a thing. They also pose for an erotic calendar that should be available in the show store just as soon as we build a show store — out of brick and mortar. #OldSchool
Do you want to know about the topics that will topple under the thrust of our mind force on this week’s episode? Groovy. (more…)
Well, two of them at least.
When the first teaser trailer for Josh Trank‘s Fantastic Four (Fantfourstic?) reboot dropped last month, it was met with mixed reactions. Notably that it didn’t really seem to feature Marvel’s First Family being all that fantastic and superhero-y. Is this fourth swing at Reed Richards and the rest going to be a dark and gritty hard sci-fi take on the beloved superhero team? Sorta looked that way with the teaser only teasing a quick look at their superpowers in action (Mr. Fantastic about to stretch and maybe The Thing sorta crumbling or something,) framed with sad people in dark rooms with computers being sad with a very Interstellar feel about it while not-Morgan Freeman narrated.
Well, before passing too much judgement, we should wait till we see more, Right? Well, thanks to a brave little Instagramer, hulk_union, we have a brief glimpse of the alternate trailer that is running in front of Kingsman: The Secret Service in select theaters that shows off a little more.
With the release of Deadpool exactly a year away (February 12, 2016,) and the films star Ryan Reynolds already saying that it will be the movie fans want it to be, maybe it’s time the man playing the merc put his money where his mouth is. Reynolds took to Twitter this morning to tease and early look at the Deadpool costume and by the looks of things fans should be happy. Check it out below. (more…)
Yes, that podcast is back and this time they are bringing hell with them, hell in the form of a pile of trailers in the annual Trailergasam Bowl™ and the return of everyone’s favorite month FebruMurray™. Twenty eight solid days celebrating the celestial thunder that is Bill Murray (trademark on ‘celestial thunder’ pending.) Plus nerd news, TacoTalk and more on this weeks show! (more…)
The New 52 is dead. Long live the New 52 (sorta)!
Earlier today, DC Comics announced that following this spring’s Convergence event their entire line-up will be overhauled and a bold new direction for the comic company will begin, one focused on diversity, accessibility, and every other buzzword comic book companies use to describe major shake-ups such as this.
Still, when you look into the details it seems that DC might have some method to this madness. Fresh talent working with long time veterans. Bestselling fan-favorite series will be joined by a very interesting (and surprising) list of new titles. (more…)
This time on that podcast… Hey, did you know they are rebooting Ghostbusters? Jeremy has a few plumbing related concerns about this. Meanwhile Paul Feig apparently found Jason’s weak spot – current Saturday Night Live comedy genius Kate McKinnon.
Hey, did you know they are rebooting the Fantastic Four? The guys watch the trailer and give a honest to goodness mature review. Not really, but truth be told, Jason seems truly afraid and curious to see if the film’s seemingly antiseptic view of the FF mythos will start a trend.
Hey, did you know there is also some other reboot and non-reboot news this week? (more…)
Now that 2015 has fully rung itself in, let’s make with something new in the way of an all new Loot Crate! If you haven’t already heard, subscription box services are quickly becoming a popular ‘thing‘ and Loot Crate is arguably one of the more popular ones available. Once a month, and for less than $20 USD including shipping, the guys and gals at Loot Crate fill up a little black box with geeky nerdy little things just for you! Pretty sweet of them if you ask me. Plus, they promise that each box will be of at least $40 USD in value!
Now, before you grumble about how they clearly sent this to me for free, (and I will obviously say nice fluffy, buttery things about them for doing that) they didn’t. I am paying for this service, so my twenty bucks (well… more like $30 since I am a Canadian, but anyway,) my cash is on the line just like yours. Did January’s Loot Crate satiate my nerdy cravings? Will I find what my geeky heart desires? Let’s open the thing up and see… (more…)
Welcome to the future. On this, the very first podcast of 2015, Cyborg Jeremy and Clone Jason sit in their hoverchairs (or as some call them, jazzy scooters) to talk about everything that has happened in the pop culture trendsphere.
THIS WEEK ON THE SHOW (sorry, I don’t know why I yelled that…) (more…)
TONIGHT, Jeremy and Jason endeavor towards glory in the dystopian Colbert Reportless future while discussing the North Korean response to The Interview and Obama’s response to Sony’s response in a way that won’t get our site hacked.
ALSO ON THE SHOW: (more…)