As you wait in line for your viewing of Star Wars: The Force Awakens, listen to two over-educated nerds talk about things tangentially related to the biggest release this year.
Week in Geek: Andrew plays a bunch of new games, including Bastion, Rollers of the Realm, and Assassin’s Creed Chronicle: China on the PlayStation 4 while Dan reads Ian Bogost’s new book, How to Talk About Video Games.
Trio of Trailers: Dan and Andrew discuss the ups and downs of exciting new sequels awaiting release: Star Trek Beyond, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out From the Shadows, and Independence Day: Resurgence.
Hutt-Killer: Andrew and Dan weave through the controversy surrounding Disney’s decision to pull all “Slave Leia” content from store shelves, and Andrew goes on a bit of a Lego rant.
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For all intents and purposes, that was an episode recap.
-“Stayin’ in Black” by Wax Audio
-“Turtle Power” by Partners In Kryme (from Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle)
-“Ewok Celebration and Finale” by John Williams (from Return of the Jedi)
-“Yoda” by “Weird Al” Yankvoic