The Geeks OUT Podcast: Loki What We Have Here

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 Sammie James, as they discuss the new trailers for Loki, Cruella, Pose, & Star Trek: Discovery and celebrate all the winners for the GLAAD Media Awards in This Week in Queer.

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BIG OPENING

KEVIN:  Regé-Jean Page responds to racist reasons he wasn’t cast on Krypton
SAMMIE: New trailer for the final season of Pose

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DOWN AND NERDY

KEVIN: Thunder Force, What Lies Below, Them
SAMMIE: Creepshow, Wynonna Earp, What Big Teeth

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STRONG FEMALE CHARACTER

New Cruella trailer

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THIS WEEK IN QUEER

Winners announced for the GLAAD Media Awards

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CLIP OF THE WEEK

New teaser for Star Trek: Discovery

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THE WEEK IN GEEK

MOVIES

• New trailer for animated Batman: The Long Halloween
• Taika Waititi releases new animal rights short film Save Ralph
• New teaser for Ghostbusters: Afterlife
• New Stephen King Rules Dollar Baby Film Festival announced
• New trailer for The Night House
• New trailer for Things Heard & Seen
• New trailer for The Woman in the Window
• Paramount announces a new Star Trek movie coming in 2023

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TV

• New trailer for Jupiter’s Legacy
• Fox gives Duncanville and early season 3 renewal
• New trailer for Girls5eva
• Peacock orders a reboot of Queer as Folk
• Teaser for Star Trek: Picard teases the return of Q
• New trailer for Star Trek: Lower Decks
• New trailer for Loki
• HBO Max orders a Magic Mike competition series

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VIDEO GAMES

• Intel introduces the possibility to monitor/censor hate speech at GDC
• Lil Nas X introduces new Twerk Hero game

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SHILF

• KEVIN: Brainy
• SAMMIE: Dreamer 

The Geeks OUT Podcast: Wilson Cruz Special

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.

While the Geeks OUT Podcast is on a short hiatus, enjoy this special episode featuring Kevin and Geeks OUT President, Nic Gitau, as they chat with queer icon Wilson Cruz, from Star Trek: Discovery. We discuss his breakthrough character on Discovery, his groundbreaking portrayal of Rickie in My So-Called Life, and his work as Executive Producer on the AppleTV+ docuseries, Visible: Out on Television.  You can listen to the audio version by clicking on the link above, or if you’d like to watch this lively interview, check out the YouTube link below.

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The Geeks OUT Podcast: Star Trek Discovering Gender

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 President of NYCGaymers, Raffy Regulus, as they discuss the new trailers for Adventure Time: Distant Lands – Obsidian & HBO Max’s Superintelligence, and celebrate CBS featuring new Star Trek: Discovery trans pride merch (with proceeds going to GLAAD) in This Week in Queer.

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BIG OPENING

KEVIN: After a small COVID outbreak on set, production on Chicago Fire shuts down
RAFFY: Nonbinary option in Call of Duty – also don’t vape into your Xbox

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DOWN AND NERDY

KEVIN: Over the Moon, We Are Who We Are, Legendary, Dash & Lilly, Punchline
KATE: Mandalorian, Miles Morales, Genshin Impact, X-Men X of Swords

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STRONG FEMALE CHARACTER

New trailer for Adventure Time: Distant Lands – Obsidian

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THIS WEEK IN QUEER

Star Trek: Discovery debuts new GLAAD benefiting merch

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CLIP OF THE WEEK

New trailer for Superintelligence

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THE WEEK IN GEEK

MOVIES

• New trailer for Happiest Season
• New trailer for Princess Switch 2
• A sequel to Bloodshot is in the works
• Dwayne Johnson announces a reboot of The Scorpion King is happening

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TV

• NBC announces their next musical will be The Grinch Musical!
• Wentworth Miller say’s he’s only playing gay roles, ending a Prison Break revival
• The CW is developing a Black Lightning spinoff centered around Painkiller
• New trailer for the second season of Pennyworth
• WandaVision will now premiere in January
• New trailer for The Hardy Boys
• New poster for AHS season 10 and American Horror Stories
• Netflix renews The Umbrella Academy
• New trailer for season 4 of Big Mouth
• HBO cancels The Outsider
• New trailer for The Wonderful World of Mickey Mouse
• Disney+ developing a Darkwing Duck revival

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COMIC BOOKS

• DC Comics names Marie Javins as new editor-in-chief
• Webtoon to begin producing Anime and live action series
• ReedPop announces the return of C2E2 & Emerald City Comic Con late 2021

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SHILF

• KEVIN: Sheik – Smash Bros.
• RAFFY: Diluc – Genshin Impact 

The Geeks OUT Podcast: Scary Stories to Tell in the Park

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 Sony developing a Silk series from Marvel, a new trailer for Jurassic World: Camp Cretaceous, and celebrate Star Trek: Discovery introducing a non-binary and a trans character in This Week in Queer.

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BIG OPENING

KEVIN: Nickelodeon pulls Made by Maddie after Hair Love comparisons & a new trailer for Netflix series Grand Army drops that is already falling into controversy
JOHN: New teaser for The Haunting of Bly Manor

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DOWN AND NERDY

KEVIN: New Mutants, I’m Thinking of Ending Things, Empyre, Guardians of the Galaxy
JOHN: Supernatural, Lucifer, Oracle Decks

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STRONG FEMALE CHARACTER

Sony developing Silk series along with other Marvel based shows

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THIS WEEK IN QUEER

Star Trek: Discovery is introducing a trans and a non-binary character

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CLIP OF THE WEEK

New trailer for Jurassic World: Camp Cretaceous 

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THE WEEK IN GEEK

MOVIES

• New trailer for The Boys in the Band
• Production on The Batman shuts down after the star tests positive for COVID
• John Boyega calls out Star Wars/Disney on their treatment of POC characters
• New trailer for Welcome to the Blumhouse
• New trailer for No Time to Die

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TV

• CBS All Access announces a virtual Star Trek Day
• New teaser for The Stand remake
• Netflix orders The Three-Body-Problem from Game of Thrones ep’s
• New trailer for We Are Who We Are
• AMC cancels NOS4A2 

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COMIC BOOKS

• DC Comics hires former Activision marketing officer as new GM
• Dark Horse teams with Comixology to print Comixology Originals
• Hasbro follows DC Fandome with their own PulseCon

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SHILF

• KEVIN: Dean Winchester
• JOHN: Dean Winchester

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

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

In this week’s episode of the Geeks OUT Podcast, Kevin (@Gilligan_McJew) is joined by Jon Herzog (@JonHerzog on Instagram) 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.

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