Watch, Movies

Reuse, Rebrand, Remake: Reintroducing an Old Property to a New Audience

So I was browsing a small video sharing website one day, minding my business, passing time before having to leave for work. Scanning the homepage, a particular video caught my eye. A movie trailer for a particularly old internet phenomenon, to be produced by Hollywood, and as a horror movie no less. Interesting, I thought… Continue reading Reuse, Rebrand, Remake: Reintroducing an Old Property to a New Audience

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The Geek Embassy Podcast, Movies, TV, Podcast

TGE Ep 24 – Favorite Parental Figures

Parental Figures Have All the Fun You love them... most of the time. Some are good, some are bad, some are so good we tear up talking about them. For this hangout, we share our favorite parental figures from TV shows, movies, and books. We combined May and June's hangout into one epic conversation. I… Continue reading TGE Ep 24 – Favorite Parental Figures

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The Geek Embassy Podcast, Movies, Podcast

TGE Ep 21 – Watches: Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2 The Geek Embassy starts a new series: Watches. Every month, Mark, Ryan, and I will share our thoughts and critiques of some summer blockbuster movies. We launch the series with Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2 because of course. We start out our discussion with initial impressions which come… Continue reading TGE Ep 21 – Watches: Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2

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Movies, Comic Books

The 10 Best Comic Book Movie Actors

Not Another Top-Ten List You can blame Facebook for this one.  My friends and I had a lively Facebook discussion about Hugh Jackman, which, subsequently inspired this post.  The recent release of Logan got me all nostalgic, thinking back on his universally-lauded performances as Wolverine for the last 17 years.  My immediate reaction was to declare… Continue reading The 10 Best Comic Book Movie Actors

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The Geek Embassy Podcast, Movies, Podcast

TGE Ep 6 – Summer Movie Podcast – June 2016

Greetings,  Geeks! Rhonda and I saw two very different movies for June. Rhonda saw Central Intelligence and I saw Free State of Jones. We compare notes about the movies and how we go about choosing movies to see. Central Intelligence is a comedy starring Dwayne Johnson and Kevin Hart. It is a comedy of errors… Continue reading TGE Ep 6 – Summer Movie Podcast – June 2016

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Board Games, Music, Card Games, Movies, TV, Role Playing Games, Video Games

Introduce Yourself (Right On!)

Hi there! I'm Mark. I want to introduce myself and give you my credentials. In short, what makes me qualified to be an ambassador on the Geek Embassy. Like most people, my interests are varied and I have several hobbies that I can talk about. Let me walk you through what sort of things you'll most likely… Continue reading Introduce Yourself (Right On!)

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The Geek Embassy Podcast, Podcast

TGE Ep 2 – April 2016 LIVE Hangout

Here is our latest hangout as a podcast episode. Rhonda, Ryan, Isabela, and I had a great time chatting about the launch of The Geek Embassy, our adventures at Emerald City Comicon, the season finale of The Walking Dead, and some of the issues with Superman vs Batman. We also talked about what we thinks… Continue reading TGE Ep 2 – April 2016 LIVE Hangout

Game on Girl Podcast, Podcast

Episode 148 – Game on Girl LIVE!

Hey Everyone! For our podcast listeners, the new LIVE Hangout we did on Sunday June 14th is now available as a podcast. If you haven't checked out the YouTube video, don't miss it. We've got some great geeky items that we show off, including a preview of a D&D inspired board game. Joining us this… Continue reading Episode 148 – Game on Girl LIVE!

Game on Girl Podcast, Geek, Movies, Podcast

Episode 132 – Jim McKeny in “The Devil’s Hand”

Have we got a treat for you this week, dear listeners! Actor extraordinaire Jim McKeny joins us to talk about his new movie, The Devil's Hand! We have a great discussion about all things acting and Hollywood. Make sure to listen to the end of the episode for a very special story about Robin Williams. Rhonda… Continue reading Episode 132 – Jim McKeny in “The Devil’s Hand”

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Game on Girl Podcast, Podcast, Play, Video Games

Episode 111 – Games to Movies

We shake up our format a bit this week and WRaP at the start of the show, then we start a new segment, "I NEED THAT," before we launch into our discussion of why movie adaptations of video games are so terrible. Isabela, the intern, joins us to share the discussion she started on our Twitter and Facebook pages.… Continue reading Episode 111 – Games to Movies