The Geeks OUT Podcast: James Gunning for Suicide Squad

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 super-sized episode of the Geeks OUT Podcast, Kevin and J.W. Crump discuss James Gunn taking over writing & possibly directing on Suicide Squad 2, share their views on the latest episode of South Park, and celebrate our first look at Ruby Rose as Batwoman in This Week in Queer.

 

BIG OPENING

KEVIN: Marvel fires Chuck Wendig over ComicsGate twitter war
J.W.: James Gunn hired to write, possibly direct Suicide Squad 2

 

DOWN AND NERDY

KEVIN: Black Lightning, Supergirl
J.W.: Charmed, Telltale Walking Dead

 

STRONG FEMALE CHARACTER

BBC America study shows kids want more female superheroes

 

THIS WEEK IN QUEER

First look at Ruby Rose as Batwoman

 

CLIP OF THE WEEK

South Park gives a mixed message about The Simpsons

 

THE WEEK IN GEEK

MOVIES

New trailer for Pet Sematary remake
 New trailer for The Possession of Hannah Grace
 New trailer for Glass

• Deadpool 2 getting a PG-13 re-release
 Scarlett Johansson to make $15mil for Black Widow solo
 New teaser trailer for live-action remake of Aladdin

 

TV

• Kidding renewed for season 2
DC’s Secret Six in development at CBS
 New clip from Chilling Adventures of Sabrina
Iron Fist has been canceled
First look at Rebecca Romijn as Number One on Star Trek: Discover

 

COMICS

DC regrets showing us the full Wayne
Marvel reveals new Guardians of the Galaxy

The Geeks OUT Podcast: Hell Yaass, Helldaddy!

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 post-NYCC episode of the Geeks OUT Podcast, Kevin and Jon Herzog discuss all the news from NYCC including the latest poster for the Hellboy reboot, an extended look at Aquaman that focuses more on Mera, and celebrate She-Ra and the Princesses of Power having LGBTQ characters in This Week in Queer.

 

BIG OPENING

KEVIN: New teaser for season 2 of Marvel’s Runaways
JON: New trailer for Chilling Adventures of Sabrina

 

DOWN AND NERDY

KEVIN:The Gifted, Shatterstar, Captain America Annual
JON: Venom, A Star is Born

 

STRONG FEMALE CHARACTER

Extended trailer released for Aquaman shows off more of Mera

 

THIS WEEK IN QUEER

New trailer for She-Ra and the Princesses of Power, plus promises of LGBTQ representation

 

CLIP OF THE WEEK

New trailer for season 2 of Star Trek: Discovery

 

THE WEEK IN GEEK

MOVIES

New poster for Hellboy reboot
 Rosie Perez to play Renee Montoya in Birds of Prey
 New trailer for Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse
 Disney developing a live-action Lilo & Stitch

 

TV

•  Titans greenlit for season 2
Matt Bomer joins Doom Patrol
 First teaser for Harley Quinn animated series
Erika Alexander joins Black Lightning
Jon Favreau’s Star Wars series called The Mandalorian & releases first photo
Teaser trailer for season 2 of American Gods
Teaser promo for Amazon’s The Boys
New trailer for Good Omens
Netflix adapting Chronicles of Narnia in to series and movies
Black Mirror will have a Choose Your Own Adventure episode
Amazon orders adaptation of The Wheel of Time
Gina Gershon joins Riverdale
Full trailer for season 3 of Daredevil

 

COMICS

Archie Comics releasing two new supernatural series
DC introduces new Wonder Comics imprint
Marvel bringing back Avengers weekly

 

SHILF

KEVIN: Hellboy
JON: David Tennant in all of his different hairstyles

The Geeks OUT Podcast: X-Men: Put a Phoenix on It

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 extra special episode of the Geeks OUT Podcast, Kevin is joined by YA novelist Alex London as they talk about birds, birds, birds; from the new teaser for X-Men: Dark Phoenix, to the latest casting news for the Birds of Prey movie, and celebrate the queer heroes and the murder birds they love in Alex’s latest book Black Wings Beating in This Week in Queer.

 

BIG OPENING

KEVIN: Interview w/ Alex London, writer of Black Wings Beating

 

STRONG FEMALE CHARACTER

Birds of Prey finds their Black Canary and Huntress

 

THIS WEEK IN QUEER

Black Wings Beating is on sale now

 

CLIP OF THE WEEK

New poster for Titans plus clip showing Beast Boy’s powers

 

THE WEEK IN GEEK

MOVIES

 New trailer for Bumblebee
Final trailer released for Fantastic Beasts 2
Mel Gibson continues to have a career
• New teaser for X-Men: Dark Phoenix

 

TV

•  Fox orders Bless the Harts animated series
 New Daredevil teaser promises the return of Kingpin
Arrowverse crossover to be an “Elseworlds”
New trailer for the first Star Trek: Short Trek

 

COMICS

 Brian Michael Bendis teases the return of the original Question

 

SHILF

KEVIN: Jonathan Kent/Gadget
ALEX: Damian Wayne/Chip & Dale

The Geeks OUT Podcast: The Dark Peen Rises

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 Tea Berry Blue as they discuss Bruce Wayne’s batawang showing up in the pages of Batman: Damned, wonder how many times they can re-watch the Captain Marvel teaser, and celebrate Chloe Zhao, the new director for Marvel’s Eternals as our Strong Female Character of the Week.

 

BIG OPENING

KEVIN: Batman: Damned debuts Bat-peen
TEA: New teaser for Captain Marvel

 

DOWN AND NERDY

KEVIN: Maniac, Return of Wolverine
TEA: Reigns games, Monster Girl Maker

 

STRONG FEMALE CHARACTER

Chloe Zhao to direct Marvel’s Eternals

 

THIS WEEK IN QUEER

Sesame Street writer says Bert & Ernie are a couple

 

CLIP OF THE WEEK

New trailer for Mary Poppins Returns

 

THE WEEK IN GEEK

MOVIES

 New trailer for The Girl in the Spider’s Web
Bryan Singer in talks to direct Red Sonja reboot
 Kevin Feige to officially oversee X-Men movies
• New trailer for The Grinch
• 
New trailer for Ralph Breaks the Internet
• Space Jam 2 
greenlit with Ryan Coogler 
• 
Casting rumors for Birds of Prey
• 
First look at Joaquin Phoenix as Joker

 

TV

•  Netflix making live action Avatar: The Last Airbender
Marvel developing series for Scarlet Witch, Loki, and more
 ABC developing Marvel series centered on female heroes
 New teaser for Daredevil announces season premiere Oct. 19
New trailer for Netflix reboot Haunting of Hill House
New promo for Twilight Zone revival
Veronica Mars revival officially happening 2019
Star Trek: Discovery shorts premiere Oct. 4
New trailer for Doctor Who
New trailer for Big Mouth
 New trailer for Lore season 2
DuckTales renewed for season 3

 

COMICS

 Marvel teases the Death of Daredevil
Boom! Studios gets Buffy

 

SHILF

KEVIN: Jubilee
TEA: Maria Rambeau

The Geeks OUT Podcast: The Sickening Adventures of Sabrina

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 gag on the teaser for Netflix’s Chilling Adventures of Sabrina, wonder if Henry Cavill is really done being Superman, and celebrate She-Ra and the Princesses of Power as our Strong Female Character of the Week.

 

BIG OPENING

KEVIN: Disney making a big Oscars push for Black Panther
ANDREW: Henry Cavill out as Superman maybe

 

DOWN AND NERDY

KEVIN: Kidding, The Nun, Iron Fist, AHS: Apocalypse, Iceman, X-Men Blue
ANDREW: Revival, Moonbeam City, Marvel Puzzle Quest & Avengers Academy

 

STRONG FEMALE CHARACTER

New teaser for She-Ra and the Princesses of Power

 

THIS WEEK IN QUEER

Jon Snow calls out Marvel for lack of gay actors/characters

 

CLIP OF THE WEEK

New teaser for Chilling Adventures of Sabrina

 

THE WEEK IN GEEK

MOVIES

 Avengers: Infinity War 4th highest grossing movie ever behind Black Panther
The Conjuring 3 to go into production in 2019
 New trailer for Marvel Rising: Secret Warriors
• New trailer for Captive State

 

TV

•  Elizabeth Tullock cast as Lois Lane
Aaron Paul joins Westworld
 Zachary Quinto cast as lead in AMC’s NOS4A2
American Gods encounters more problems
New Titans promo
New trailer for season 4 of Supergirl
Nancy Drew series in development at The CW
New teaser for season 3 of Daredevil
His Dark Materials series greenlight for 2nd season

 

COMICS

Walmart adding more DC exclusive titles
• Marvel announces new X-Force series
 Marvel cancels Chelsea Cain’s Vision limited series

 

SHILF

KEVIN: Angel
ANDREW: Colossus

The Geeks OUT Podcast: Marceline the Bubble Queen

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 John Jennison as they discuss the first official look at Captain Marvel, the latest trailer for Halloween, and celebrate a queer ending to Adventure Time in This Week in Queer.

 

BIG OPENING

KEVIN: Billy on the Street is returning
JOHN: Titans will have world premiere at NYCC

 

DOWN AND NERDY

KEVIN: Castle Rock, X-23
JOHN: Vampirella Hollywood Horror, The Hollows, The Dreaming

 

STRONG FEMALE CHARACTER

First official look at Captain Marvel

 

THIS WEEK IN QUEER

Adventure Time ends on a queer note

 

CLIP OF THE WEEK

New poster and trailer released for Halloween revival

 

THE WEEK IN GEEK

MOVIES

Photos tease Pennywise and more as It: Chapter 2 wraps
Incredibles 2 highest grossing animated movie
 Final trailer released for Disney’s The Nutcracker and the Four Realms
Warner implements Diversity & Inclusivity policy

 

TV

•  Henry Cavill to star in Netflix’s adaptation of The Witcher
Trailer for season 5 of BoJack Horseman 
 Freeform announces 31 Days of Halloween movie schedule
Black Lightning casts Looker and releases new promo
Timothy Dalton joines Doom Patrol
Teaser poster released for final season of Gotham
New promo for season 3 of Daredevil
New teaser and trailer released for AHS: Apocalypse
New promo for Deadly Class

 

COMICS

Alterna Comics under fire for new policy regarding Block Chain Ban
Guardians of the Galaxy to be relaunched in 2019
 Grant Morrison working on The Green Lantern
 DC releases images of Dark Multiverse twisted Silver Age characters

 

 

SHILF

KEVIN: Werewolf Jimmy Olson (Dark Multiverse)
JOHN: All the Jimmy Olson(s)

The Geeks OUT Podcast: Dream Daddies of Riverdale

Geeks OUT Podcast: Dream Daddies of Riverdale

In this week’s episode of the Geeks OUT Podcast, Kevin (@Gilligan_McJew) is joined by @JonHerzog (on Instagram), as they discuss the game Dream Daddy: a Dad Dating Simulator coming to Oni Press as a 5-issue comic series, decipher the new Riverdale promo for Season 3, and celebrate Marsha Cooke taking on #Comicsgate trolls as our Strong Female Character of the Week.

In this week‘s super-sized episode of the Geeks OUT Podcast, Kevin is joined by Jon Herzog as they discuss the game Dream Daddy: a Dad Dating Simulator coming to Oni Press as a 5-issue comic series, decipher the new Riverdale promo for Season 3, and celebrate Marsha Cooke taking on #Comicsgate trolls as our Strong Female Character of the Week.

 

BIG OPENING

KEVIN: 90’s Nick shows are coming to new streaming platform NickSplat
JON: Dream Daddy: A Dad Dating Simulator comics are coming to Oni Press

 

DOWN AND NERDY

KEVIN: Dollhouse, The New Mutants, Hunt for Wolverine
JON: BlacKkKlansman, catching up on comics, Binge Mode Harry Potter podcast

 

STRONG FEMALE CHARACTER

Marsha Cooke & comics professionals speak out against #Comicsgate

 

THIS WEEK IN QUEER

Gotham’s Cory Michael Smith stars in indie movie 1985

 

CLIP OF THE WEEK

New promo for season 3 of Riverdale

 

THE WEEK IN GEEK

MOVIES

New trailer for Bad Times at the El Royale
• Final trailer released for The Predator

 

TV

• First peek at the new (last) season of Game of Thrones
First look at The Haunting of Hill House series on Netflix
NBC releases the first 10 minutes of Manifest
Hulu orders animated comedy Solar Opposites from Rick & Morty creators
New trailer for Hulu’s The First

 New trailer for Season 2 of Big Mouth
Netflix signs deal with creator of Gravity Falls
Alan Tudyk cast as Mr. Nobody in Doom Patrol
• Titans to debut October 12
New clip for Young Justice: Outsiders
Trailer for Avengers: Black Panther’s Quest

 

COMICS

Shatterstar gets a new costume design

 

SHILF

KEVIN: Shatterstar
JON: Shuri

The Geeks OUT Podcast: Flame Con 4 Ever

Geeks OUT Podcast: Flame Con 4 Ever

In this week’s super-sized episode of the Geeks OUT Podcast, Kevin (@Gilligan_McJew) is joined by Anthony Hargraves (@LiftLaughPi) as they share their favorite moments from Flame Con (celebrating its 4th year) last week, discuss last week’s trailer for Iron Fist, and celebrate Kelly Marie Tran as our Strong Female Character of the Week.

In this week‘s super-sized episode of the Geeks OUT Podcast, Kevin is joined comedian and co-host of the Flame Con Performance Stage Anthony Hargraves as they share their favorite moments from the 4th year of Flame Con, discuss last week’s trailer for Iron Fist, and celebrate Kelly Marie Tran as our Strong Female Character of the Week.

 

BIG OPENING

KEVIN: New trailer for season 2 of Iron Fist
ANTHONY: Sonic Chaos Reimagined Announcement Trailer and Demo! (SAGE – Sonic Amateur Game Expo)

 

DOWN AND NERDY

KEVIN: The Happytime Murders, The Life of Captain Marvel, Extermination
ANTHONY: Let’s Play of Earthbound & Castlevania: Circle of the Moon

 

FLAME CON FAVES

KEVIN: Fan response online
ANTHONY: Spotting Queen Sectonia from the stage

 

STRONG FEMALE CHARACTER

Kelly Marie Tran speaks out about online harassment

 

THIS WEEK IN QUEER

Champions star comes out as transgender

 

CLIP OF THE WEEK

New trailer for horror comedy Slice

 

THE WEEK IN GEEK

MOVIES

Trailer for The Last Sharknado
 New trailer for Suspiria
• Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 3 on indefinite hold

 

TV

•  ABC has ordered an interracial reboot of Bewitched
Arrowverse crossover to feature Superman and Lois Lane
Doom Patrol adds Brendan Fraser
Jessica Jones showrunner leaving to go to Warner Bros.
Showrunner of Voltron apologizes

Trailer released for Star Wars Resistance
Big Bang Theory ending this season
Hulu looking to revive Veronica Mars
Castle Rock renewed for another season

 

COMICS

Buffy the Vampire Slayer ending in September
• Iceman to feature the return of Spider-Man and his Amazing Friends
• Wolverine is getting a new costume

 

SHILF

KEVIN: Scorpion
ANTHONY: Goro

The Geeks OUT Podcast: Batwoman Breaks the Internet

Geeks OUT Podcast: Batwoman Breaks the Internet

In this week’s episode, Kevin (@Gilligan_McJew) is joined by comedian & Flame Con performer, Bobby Hankinson (@bobbyhank) as they discuss the new teaser for American Horror Story: Apocalypse, the possibility of Gal Gadot playing Hedy Lamarr, and weigh in on the excitement and “controversy” over Ruby Rose playing Batwoman in

 

In this week‘s episode of the Geeks OUT Podcast, Kevin is joined comedian and Flame Con performer Bobby Hankinson as they discuss the new teaser for American Horror Story: Apocalypse, the possibility of Gal Gadot playing Hedy Lamarr, and weigh in on the excitement and “controversy” over Ruby Rose playing Batwoman in This Week in Queer.

 

BIG OPENING

KEVIN: Oscars to add Popular Film category
BOBBY: AHS: Apocalypse releases a teaser and announces returning cast

 

DOWN AND NERDY

KEVIN: Fantastic Four, Castle Rock, Crash Bandicoot
BOBBY: Riverdale, WWE RAW, Fortnight

 

FLAME CON FAVES

KEVIN: Cosplay Corner, Gaymer Lounge, Performances
BOBBY: Jen Bartel

 

STRONG FEMALE CHARACTER

Gal Gadot in talks to play Hedy Lamarr in Showtime limited series

 

THIS WEEK IN QUEER

Ruby Rose cast as Batwoman

 

CLIP OF THE WEEK

New look at Ralph Breaks the Internet: Wreck-it Ralph 2

 

THE WEEK IN GEEK

MOVIES

Supergirl movie is being developed
Sword and the Stone also being remade for Disney streaming
Power Rangers sequel in the works
Deleted scene from Deadpool 2
Ben Schwartz to voice Sonic the Hedgehog
Trailer for Slaughterhouse Rulez
 Fox developing Simpsons sequel and Bob’s Burgers movie
 Star Trek 4 may not happen

 

TV

•  New trailer for Maniac starring Emma Stone
 New trailer for Netflix series The Innocents 
Cyborg added to cast of Doom Patrol
First look at The Flash’s new costume

 

COMICS

X-Men: Disassembled coming in November
DC comics teases a hero’s death
Image to feature special anti-censorship covers

 

VIDEO GAMES

Gay gamer wins world title at the 2018 Evolution Championship Series

 

The Geeks OUT Podcast: Tom Hardy Gives Good Symbiote

Geeks OUT Podcast: Tom Hardy Gives Good Symbiote

In this week’s episode of the Geeks OUT Podcast, Kevin (@Gilligan_McJew) is joined by Blaine Horton (@ginger_rodger on Instagram) as they discuss the new trailer for Venom, get excited about Patrick Stewart returning to the Star Trek universe, and celebrate our first official look of Linda Hamilton in Terminator 6 as our Strong Female Character of the Week.

In this week‘s episode of the Geeks OUT Podcast, Kevin is joined byis joined by Blaine Horton as they discuss the new trailer for Venom, get excited about Patrick Stewart returning to the Star Trek universe, and celebrate our first official look of Linda Hamilton in Terminator 6 as our Strong Female Character of the Week.

 

BIG OPENING

KEVIN: Iceman comes out September 12th, order now
BLAINE: Patrick Stewart is returning to the role of Jean-Luc Picard

 

DOWN AND NERDY

KEVIN: Luke Cage, Truth or Dare, Cloak & Dagger, Astonishing X-Men
BLAINE: Fate Core System, Tides of Numenera, Scythe

 

STRONG FEMALE CHARACTER

First official photo for Terminator 6

 

THIS WEEK IN QUEER

Trace Lysette to guest star on Midnight, Texas

 

CLIP OF THE WEEK

New trailer for Venom

 

THE WEEK IN GEEK

MOVIES

 First posters for The Last Sharknado: It’s About Time
 New Mutants & X-Men: Dark Phoenix still scheduled for 2019
 First look at Pedro Pascal in Wonder Woman 1984
 Producer of Ant-Man & The Wasp promises more representation in MCU
Trailer for R-rated Constantine: City of Demons

 

TV

•  Diane Guerrero joins Doom Patrol as Crazy Jane
Brent Spiner joins Supergirl as the Vice President 
There is an ALF reboot in the works
AHS renewed for season 10
Daredevil season 3 coming later this year
New trailer for Tell Me a Story
Y: The Last Man to be called “Y” and feature a CGI Ampersand

 

COMICS

Spotify is going to stream animated Archie comics

 

VIDEO GAMES

Overwatch released new character Hammond or Wrecking Ball
•  Gloomhaven is getting a PC game

 

SHILF

KEVIN: Sharon Stone in Catwoman
BLAINE: Venom