The Geeks OUT Podcast: Sonic the Hedgehog, Tails of the City

The Geeks OUT Podcast

Opinions, reviews, incisive discussions of queer geek ideas in pop culture, and the particularly cutting brand of shade that you can only get from a couple of queer geeks all in highly digestible weekly doses.

In this week‘s episode of the Geeks OUT Podcast, Kevin is joined by Jon Herzog as they discuss Sonic the Hedgehog taking in the view of San Francisco in his new movie, confirm that the #futureisfemale where female led movies outperform those led by men, and peep our Clip of the Week for season 2 of Star Trek: Discovery.

 

BIG OPENING

KEVIN: Details emerge of sexual harassment of Eliza Dushku on the set of Bull
JON: Marvel announces all-female team limited series from Gail Simone

 

DOWN AND NERDY

KEVIN: Nightflyers, Elseworlds, Once Upon a Deadpool, X-Men Red
JON: The Mortal Engines

 

STRONG FEMALE CHARACTER

Study confirms women-led movies do better at the box office

 

THIS WEEK IN QUEER

New trailer for season 2 of Future Man reveals poly/bi main character

 

CLIP OF THE WEEK

New trailer for season 2 of Star Trek: Discovery

 

THE WEEK IN GEEK

MOVIES

First posters for Sonic the Hedgehog movie draw mixed reaction
 New trailer for Godzilla: King of the Monsters
 We’re now closer to reboot/revival of The Toxic Avenger
• Birds of Prey gets a new villain
Doctor Strange director returning for sequel
New details for Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse sequel & spinoff
• Pixar announces new movie and cast

 

TV

• First look at Lighting in costume in Black Lightning
Stargirl adds Hourman, Starman, and Wild Cat
Swamp Thing adds Blue Devil
Arrowverse crossover next year to be a “Crisis”
Titans season finale to feature Robin vs. Batman
First look at Netflix’s Carmen Sandiego reboot
Season 2 of The Punisher coming in January
Full cast revealed for Star Wars series The Mandalorian

 

COMICS

The Other History of the DC Universe by John Ridley potentially canceled
 DC canceled Border Town after allegations of abuse against the writer

 

SHILF

KEVIN: Hourman
 JON: Blue Devil

The Geeks OUT Podcast: Avengers 4-play

The Geeks OUT Podcast

Opinions, reviews, incisive discussions of queer geek ideas in pop culture, and the particularly cutting brand of shade that you can only get from a couple of queer geeks all in highly digestible weekly doses.

In this week‘s episode of the Geeks OUT Podcast, Kevin is joined by Andrew Fafoutakis as they discuss Marvel finally releasing the Avengers 4 teaser, a new trailer for Captain Marvel, and celebrate SonicFox winning at The Game Awards in This Week in Queer.

 

BIG OPENING

KEVIN: Kevin Hart withdraws from hosting the Oscars after finally apologizing for homophobic tweets
ANDREW: New trailer for Avengers 4: Endgame

 

DOWN AND NERDY

KEVIN: Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse, The Grinch, Doomsday Clock, Uncanny X-Men
ANDREW: Nailed It, She-Ra, Ralph Breaks the Internet

 

STRONG FEMALE CHARACTER

New trailer for Captain Marvel

 

THIS WEEK IN QUEER

SonicFox wins at The Game Awards and our hearts

 

CLIP OF THE WEEK

New teaser trailer for The Umbrella Academy

 

THE WEEK IN GEEK

MOVIES

New trailer for live-action Kim Possible movie
 Marvel developing a Shang-Chi movie
 New details about Spider-Man: Far From Home
• Warner Bros. developing a Plastic Man movie
• New trailer for Brightburn

 

TV

• New adaptation of Ghost in the Shell coming to Netflix
• Syfy developing revival of Night Gallery
• Golden Globe nominations announced
The Good Place renewed for season 4
Doctor Who renewed for season 12
New trailer for Chilling Adventures of Sabrina holiday special
New trailer for Arrowverse’s Elseworlds

 

COMICS

BOOM! unveils new character designs for Buffy reboot
 Marvel bringing Conan the Barbarian into new Avengers event

The Geeks OUT Podcast: #BuryYourGays—WWJD?

The Geeks OUT Podcast

Opinions, reviews, incisive discussions of queer geek ideas in pop culture, and the particularly cutting brand of shade that you can only get from a couple of queer geeks all in highly digestible weekly doses.

In this week‘s episode of the Geeks OUT Podcast, Kevin is joined by Jon Herzog as they discuss Netflix’s continued purge of Marvel shows with the cancelation of Daredevil, check out the teaser for The Lion King remake, and lament The Walking Dead’s continued use of the #BuryYourGays trope in This Week in Queer.

 

BIG OPENING

KEVIN: New trailer for Happy Death Day 2U
JON: Netflix cancels Daredevil

 

DOWN AND NERDY

KEVIN: Ralph Breaks the Internet, Sonic Forces, Heroes in Crisis, Uncanny X-Men
JON: Adventurers Guild: Twilight of the Elves, Binge Mode: Harry Potter, Return of Wolverine

 

STRONG FEMALE CHARACTER

Sony orders Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse sequel & female spinoff

 

THIS WEEK IN QUEER

The Walking Dead continues to “Bury Your Gays”

 

CLIP OF THE WEEK

New teaser trailer for The Lion King “live-action” reboot

 

THE WEEK IN GEEK

MOVIES

New trailer for The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part
 Jordan Peele officially producing Candyman remake
 New teaser for Disney’s Artemis Fowl
New trailer for Once Upon a Deadpool and another one here!
Julie Andrews voicing a character in Aquaman
DC developing Blue Beetle movie
Margot Robbie revealed official title Birds of Prey (And The Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn)

 

TV

• Adult Swim orders a Blade Runner anime series
Netflix orders live-action Cowboy Bebop series
 Alexis Denisof joins Chilling Adventures of Sabrina season 2, plus new teaser
New trailer for final season of Voltron Legendary Defender
New trailer for Young Justice: Outsiders
New trailer for season 2 of Marvel’s Runaways
 Disney releasing new animated Star Wars web series on YouTube
YouTube to feature the return of Woody Woodpecker

 

VIDEO GAMES

 Bethesda bans Fallout 76 players over targeting gay players
Xbox promoting their Adaptive Controller for the holidays (and there’s a great behind the scenes video with more info about the Reindeer Games commercial’s star, Owen!)

 

SHILF

KEVIN: Reed Richards
JON: Tony Stark