It’s our 2018 SDCC roundup! DC tries to right the ship with Shazam, Aquaman, and dark, edgy takes on their fluffiest properties. We also talk Mission: Impossible, the Edgar Wright fiasco, Clone Wars Saved, and all the other news from the biggest pop culture event of the summer!
When Matt and Ken fail to take down a fishnet-clad Uncle Sam, their only alternative becomes loitering in virtual space. We dive into how M doesn’t always stand for “mature,” and spitball pitches for the recently announced Star Trek show featuring Patrick Stewart as Jean-Luc Picard!
Car2 has a new obsession with carrying the banner, and it’s…not particularly new. Also, a brain break about why it’s okay to play fighting games again, and our (mostly) spoiler-free review of Marvel’s Ant Man and the Wasp!
What movies scared the hell out of you when you were a kid? When were you old enough to see “grown-up movies?” Were kids’ movies INSANELY dark thirty years ago? And what kids’ movie is Matt convinced had Ernest Borgnine in it?
We pay off all your FSS slashfic, and finally reveal which cast member does puzzles naked. Our deep thought: is the sci-fi concept of a one-world government even feasible? And if it was, would it be a good or bad thing? Thanks for 200 amazing episodes!
SPOILER WARNING for Solo: A Star Wars Story! Matt breaks down the scourge of “Try Hards” in video games, and what it means to be a virtual-spice loving friend in Far Cry 5. There’s also an update review for Cobra Kai, and we discuss SOLO: The Movie, Not the Cup!
It’s an all-reboot episode! The new Duck Tales is back from hiatus, and Car2 and Ken are diving into the new episodes. Then, be on guard for Cobra Kai Episode 1 spoilers; we’re striking first, striking hard, because mercy is for the weak!