Episode 167: Reboots and Cinematic Universes

March 20, 2019

This week we discuss a new Sonic game in development, the state of film reboots and cinematic universes, and all anime in the TV news section.

 

GAMING

 

Apex Legends season 1 battle pass

https://gamerant.com/apex-legends-battle-pass-release-date-season-1/

 

New Sonic Game in development

https://gamerant.com/new-sonic-game-2019/

 

Halo devs giving back to fans with free pizza skin

https://gamerant.com/halo-pizza-skin-master-chief-collection-pc/

 

Google Console

https://9to5google.com/2019/03/18/google-announcement-gdc-logo/

 

 

 

MOVIES

  

Transformers Last Knight Sequel In The Works (So we have 2 universes now…)

https://screenrant.com/transformers-last-knight-sequel/

 

James Gunn Is Back For Guardians 3

https://screenrant.com/disney-james-gunn-guardians-galaxy-3-replacement/

Ezra Miller Rewriting Flash Script or Leaving the Role

https://screenrant.com/flash-recast-ezra-miller-darker-script/

 

 

 

TELEVISION   

 

Netflix Announcing Many Original Animes

https://screenrant.com/netflix-original-anime-series-future/

 

Crunchy Roll and Adult Swim Bringing More Anime

https://screenrant.com/adult-swim-crunchyroll-partnership-anime/

 

Marvel Studios Making Animated What If series

https://screenrant.com/marvel-what-if-tv-show-disney-plus/

 

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Episode 166: Devil May Chrysler

March 13, 2019

 

We are back from our short break! This week we discuss The Division 2's huge patch on PS4, more on the live action Gundam movie, and how Arrow failed its network.

 

 

GAMING

 

Division 2 has MASSIVE Day 1 patch (45-50 GB on XB1, PC. ~90 GB patch on PS4!)
https://www.gamespot.com/articles/the-division-2-has-a-huge-day-one-update/1100-6465461/

 

Octopath Traveler getting a mobile prequel
https://www.gamespot.com/articles/switch-exclusive-octopath-traveler-is-getting-a-mo/1100-6465440/

 

Anthem bug caused starter weapons to be more powerful than end-game gear
https://www.gamespot.com/articles/anthem-bug-makes-this-starter-weapon-absurdly-powe/1100-6465412/

 

 

MOVIES

  

 

Doom Annihilation Trailer
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DinN__0fBj0
https://twitter.com/DOOM/status/1105216174973960192

 

Captain Marvel Doing Well
https://screenrant.com/captain-marvel-box-office-opening-weekend/

 

Live Action Gundam Gets Writer
https://screenrant.com/gundam-live-action-movie-writer/

 

 

 

TELEVISION   

 

 

Cobra Kai Season 2 Teaser
https://screenrant.com/cobra-kai-season-2-teaser-trailer-karate-kid-youtube/

 

Arrow Canceled
https://wegotthiscovered.com/tv/flashs-grant-gustin-responds-arrows-cancellation/

 

Lord of the Rings TV Show Set 3,000 years before movie
https://screenrant.com/lord-rings-tv-show-second-age-timeline-map/

 

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72 Hour Pledge Drive 2019 - Day Three

March 6, 2019

This weekend we had our 5th annual 72 Hour Pledge Drive and three live podcasts on each night! So you won't find a regular episode this week. We have the first and third night of those live podcast episodes during the drive. Unfortunately, the second night will not be posted due to some technical difficulties that messed up the final moments.

 

 

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72 Hour Pledge Drive 2019 - Day One

March 6, 2019

This weekend we had our 5th annual 72 Hour Pledge Drive and three live podcasts on each night! So you won't find a regular episode this week. We have the first and third night of those live podcast episodes during the drive. Unfortunately, the second night will not be posted due to some technical difficulties that messed up the final moments.

 

 

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Episode 165: Bowser Takes Over Nintendo of America

February 27, 2019

This week in the news: Bowser takes over Nintendo, a Space Jam 2 release date, and video game TV shows. More details on how you can watch the podcast live during the Pledge Drive as well.

 

 

GAMING

 

Watch Dogs 3 & next Assassins Creed rumors
https://gamerant.com/watch-dogs-3-london-release-date/

 

Rumors on Game Pass coming to Switch
https://gamerant.com/nintendo-switch-game-pass-xbox/

 

Reggie Fils-Aime announces retirement
https://gamerant.com/nintendo-reggie-fils-aime-retire/

 

 

 

 

MOVIES

 

The Flash Will Create Speedster Multiverse
https://screenrant.com/flash-movie-speedster-multiverse-ezra-miller/

 

Black Widow Will Not Be Rated R
https://screenrant.com/black-widow-movie-r-rated-rumors/

 

 

Space Jam 2 2021
https://screenrant.com/space-jam-2-release-date-2021/

 

 

 

 

TELEVISION  

 

Disney + To Connect Marvel to Marvel
https://www.cbr.com/kevin-feige-disney-series-marvel-studios-productions-confirmation/

 

Halo Director
https://screenrant.com/showtime-halo-tv-series-otto-bathurst-director-robin-hood/

 

Ubisoft Creating Female Lead Skull and Bones Show
https://screenrant.com/skull-bones-tv-show-ubisoft/

 

 

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Episode 164: Your Name Needs No Adaptation

February 20, 2019

 

This week we are geeking out about the Hollow Knight sequel, a Transformers reboot, and the future of The Defenders.

 

 

GAMING

 

Activision lays off 8% of their workforce (~775 people) after “record-setting year”
https://www.gamespot.com/articles/activision-blizzard-lay-offs-impact-hundreds-despi/1100-6464969/

 

Switch Direct News (various)
Super Mario Maker 2 coming
https://www.gamespot.com/articles/super-mario-maker-2-confirmed-first-nintendo-switc/1100-6464977/

 

Hollow Knight getting sequel titled Silksong
https://www.gamespot.com/articles/hollow-knight-sequel-silksong-revealed-for-nintend/1100-6465021/

 

 

 

MOVIES

 

Bumblebee is a Reboot
https://screenrant.com/bumblebee-reboots-transformers-confirms-hasbro/

 

Black Widow Gets A Rewrite
https://screenrant.com/black-widow-movie-script-rewrite/

 

Your Name Is Getting an American Remake
https://screenrant.com/your-name-movie-remake-director/ 

 

 

TELEVISION  

 

Marvel Responds To Netflix Cancellations
https://screenrant.com/marvel-netflix-tv-show-cancellations-response/

 

LOTR Prime Already Advertising
https://twitter.com/LOTRonPrime

 

HULU Working on Aliens TV Show
https://screenrant.com/alien-tv-shows-development-ridley-scott-hulu/

 

 

 

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Episode 163: A Few Bricks Short of a Lego Batman

February 13, 2019

Shelley is hosting the show this week as L.J. fills in for the TV news! We talk about Apex Legends, the new Aladdin trailer, and the cancellation of Into The Badlands on this week's episode. 

 

 

GAMING

 

 

Apex Legends hit 25 MILLION players in a WEEK
https://www.gamespot.com/articles/apex-legends-hits-25-million-players-in-a-week/1100-6464938/

 

Hi-Rez calls on Sony to “Stop Playing Favorites”,
https://www.gamespot.com/articles/paladins-dev-talks-benefits-of-cross-play-calls-on/1100-6464917/

 

MGS Movie Director has played Death Stranding. Says it’s “Next-level immaculate”
https://www.gamespot.com/articles/death-stranding-is-a-miracle-movie-director-says/1100-6464897/ 

 

 

MOVIES

 

 

New Aladdin trailer
https://youtu.be/6NqKrhmnVNY

 

Lego Movie 2 had worse opening weekend than Lego Batman
https://screenrant.com/lego-movie-2-box-office-opening-weekend/

 

Terminator 6 working title revealed by James Cameron - “Terminator: Dark Fate”
https://screenrant.com/terminator-6-dark-fate-working-title/

 

 

TELEVISION  

 

 

Into the Badlands ending with Season 3
https://screenrant.com/amc-badlands-ending-season-3/

 

Doom Patrol gets a new trailer
https://youtu.be/6wtGnnLfTqA

Marvel and Hulu team up for new animated shows
https://m.ign.com/articles/2019/02/11/marvel-is-bringing-4-adult-animated-shows-to-hulu?abthid=5c6114399b5b4a5a0b0003a7

 

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Episode 162: Looking at the Next Generation

February 6, 2019

In the news, we discuss Microsoft bringing Xbox Live multi-platform, trailers featured during the Super Bowl, and Chris Evans directing content for Disney Plus.

 

GAMING

 Xbox Live and Switch Compatibility
https://www.ign.com/articles/2019/02/04/microsoft-expanding-xbox-live-to-nintendo-switch-and-mobile

 

PSN Beat Out XBOX and Nintendo
https://www.ign.com/articles/2019/02/01/playstation-network-revenue-hit-record-high-in-2018-topped-nintendo-and-xbox-totals

 

Titanfall Battle Royale
https://gamerant.com/titanfall-battle-royale/

 

 

 

 

MOVIES

Zootopia Getting 2 Sequels
https://screenrant.com/zootopia-sequel-disney-cast/

 

This is for Cody: Rush Hour 4 Is Happening!
https://screenrant.com/rush-hour-4-update-chris-tucker/

 

Super Bowl Trailers
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GuRcYUbE2zE

 

 

 

 

TELEVISION  

Chris Evans To Direct Disney Shows
https://screenrant.com/chris-evans-marvel-disney-plus-direct/

 

Hulu Will Show Ads When You Pause
https://screenrant.com/hulu-ads-pause-watching-show/

 

 

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Episode 161: Flawless Victory, Scooby Doo!

January 30, 2019

We are back from PAX this week and talk about the things we played there. In the news realm, we discuss Nintendo restarting development on Metroid Prime 4, a bunch of movies in 2020, and a Resident Evil series greenlit by Netflix.

 

GAMING

 

Metroid Prime 4 Starting Over
https://www.gamespot.com/articles/metroid-prime-4s-development-restarted-with-retro-/1100-6464593/

 

Shaggy In Mortal Kombat
https://www.change.org/p/anyone-make-shaggy-a-dlc-in-mortal-kombat-11

 

Nintendo Not Working On Other Versions or Price Cuts For Switch
https://www.ign.com/articles/2019/01/25/nintendo-president-switch-successor-price-cut-not-currently-being-considered

 

 

 

 

MOVIES

 

Morbius Set For July 2020 w/ Matt Smith
https://screenrant.com/morbius-movie-release-date-confirmed-2020/

 

Ghostbusters Set for 2020
https://screenrant.com/ghostbusters-3-release-date-2020/

 

Aquaman Will get a sequel, Wonder Woman 3 Will Be Modern Day, First Look at Birds of Prey
https://screenrant.com/aquaman-2-development-james-wan-script/

https://screenrant.com/wonder-woman-3-patty-jenkins-setting/

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P_FTsR5QfDQ

 

 

 

TELEVISION  

 

Agents of Shield Season 6 Clark Gregg
https://screenrant.com/agents-shield-season-6-trailer/

 

Resident Evil Netflix Show In The Works
https://screenrant.com/resident-evil-netflix-series-works/

 

Titans Will Introduce Deathstroke, Ravenger and Jericho.
https://screenrant.com/titans-season-2-deathstroke-ravager-jericho/

 

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Episode 160: Turtles in a Half-Shell

January 15, 2019

Preparations for PAX South are in full effect, but we still bring the news. We discuss Bungie cutting ties with Activision, Paramount making a new TMNT movie, and Spider-Verse TV shows in the works. We hope you enjoy the episode!

 

GAMING

 

Activision Under investigation after Bungie split
https://gamerant.com/activision-fraud-bungie/

Data mining suggests SNES games could come to Switch Online
https://m.ign.com/articles/2019/01/14/alleged-data-mine-suggests-nintendo-switch-online-could-get-snes-games

Rocket League Cross-Play now live
https://www.rocketleague.com/news/full-cross-platform-play-now-live-in-rocket-league/

 

 

 

MOVIES

 

 

Uncharted Movie Gets Director - Dan Trachtenberg, 10 Cloverfield Lane director. Tom Holland! Trailer for Far From Home tomorrow!?
https://screenrant.com/uncharted-movie-director-dan-trachtenberg/

 

Lego Movie Has DCU Voices
https://screenrant.com/lego-movie-2-dceu-actors/

 

TMNT Reboot Happening
https://screenrant.com/teenage-mutant-ninja-turtles-movie-reboot-filming-starts/

 

 

TELEVISION  

 

Disney Plus TV Budgets Revealed
https://screenrant.com/disney-plus-marvel-shows-100-million-budget/

Spider-verse TV Shows In The Works
https://screenrant.com/spiderman-spider-verse-tv-shows-spinoffs/

 

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