April 3, 2018
We SPOIL the new Tomb Raider movie, and Bloodline season 1, and Dunkirk (if you can actually spoil a historic event), plus the usual hijinx
0:47 Drink recipes: Color of Life shot & Fox Chase cocktail
2:35 Movie review: 2018's Tomb Raider, full spoilers
24:00 Getting to Know You: Dishwasher drama & sad shows- oh, Okja also gets spoiled here
36:57 Comic reviews: Doomsday Clock #4; Jessica Jones #18
40:08 TV review: Bloodline season 1; movie review: Dunkirk
49:01 Happy Birthdays
56:39 Shaht-Aht to Interrupted Tales podcast ; promo for History of Bad Ideas podcast
59:11 Final Business
59:54 Trek Trivia
1:05:58 Contact info & sign-off
Thanks for listening, hope you enjoy, tell a friend, and keep reaching for the stars!
March 29, 2018
We get topical with Jessica Jones and then fall back with the Tully awards for 2017 movies!
0:50 Drink recipes: IGH shot; Jessica Jones cocktail. I think there's a spoiler for the show in here somewhere too; you've been warned.
3:25 SPOILER-filled review of Jessica Jones season 2
30:15 Getting to Know You: Stork battles Snowmageddon 2018 & Peacock realizes she's a bad aunt
39:11 Tully Awards! With the help of: ; & ; ; ; ;
1:43:40 Comic reviews: Punks Not Dead #2; The Fix #11; Kill or Be Killed #17; Aquaman #34
1:59:58 Nerd News: Deadpool 2 trailer; Constantine joining Legends of Tomorrow
2:06:19 TV & Movie review: Riverdale episode 16; Batman: Gotham By Gaslight (SPOILERS)
2:16:31 Happy Birthdays
2:22:19 Listener Letters: Anthony; Otter
2:32:47 Shaht-Ahts: ;
2:35:43 Trek Trivia
2:42:25 Contact info & sign-off
Thanks for listening, hope you enjoy, tell a friend, and thanks to all the great podcasts that helped out this episode; and thanks again to for hanging out last week!
March 22, 2018
This week we're joined by our friends from 2DudeReview- Brian, Chad and Karina- to discuss Batman: The Movie! Holy drinking Batman!
2:19 Drink recipes: Kitka shot; Commodore Schmidlapp cocktail
6:45 The 2DudeReview gang (@2DudeReviewCom on twitter) join us to dissect the subtle nuances of 1966's Batman: The Movie. Or just get drunk with us and have a good time. Either way!
59:54 Happy Birthdays: Our usual celebs of the week, plus some Star Wars actors from 2DudeReview!
1:22:07 Trivia: A battle of wits the likes of may never have been seen nor will be seen again- Star Trek and Star Wars nerdiness collide!
1:31:57 Getting to Know You: Stork hates on appliances; Peacock sees a turd, or does she...?
1:41:11 Comic reviews: Vampironica #1; Judas #4; Infidel #1
1:46:54 Special review of graphic novel Samurai Grandpa by Eastin DeVerna & Shawn Daley (@EastinDeverna and @Shawn Daley on twitter)
1:55:57 Nerd News: Trailers for Fantastic Beasts 2 and Avengers: Infinity War
2:01:05 TV reviews: Riverdale #15; Constantine
2:08:55 Listener Letters: Brent & Otter
2:17:32 Shaht-Aht to Frankie Mogwai
2:19:24 Contact info & sign-off
Thanks for listening, hope you enjoy, tell a friend, and a BIG thanks to 2DudeReview for hanging out with us, and the makers of Samurai Grandpa for letting us review they're awesome book!
March 14, 2018
St PADDY'S Day Spectacular 2, featuring Leprechaun 2 and... that's about it. Erin go blah!
1:35 Drink Recipes: Morty's Challenge shot; Exploding Leprechaun cocktail
5:04 Movie review of Lep 2
23:52 Getting to Know You: Stork likes The Bodyguard but not the middle finger; Peacock is pumped for Jesus Christ Superstar on NBC
31:20 Comic reviews: Exit Stage Left: The Snagglepuss Chronicles #3; Giant Days #36; Gideon Falls #1; Captain America #699; The XII #1; Batman: White Knight #6; Bloodshot: Salvation #7
42:34 Nerd News: Legion season 2 trailer; Luke Cage release date; Marvel Comics' The Sentry
45:59 TV reviews: Riverdale #14; British Bake-Off season 4
52:44 Happy Birthdays
57:14 Shaht-Aht to Salty Language Podcast @Salty_Language; Promo for Everything I Learned From Movies @eilfmovies
1:00:09 Trek Trivia
1:08:03 Contact info & sign-off
Thanks for listening, hope you enjoy, tell a friend & stay green!
March 7, 2018
In a bizarre turn of events, we manage to be somewhat topical in the movie we SPOIL this week- Black Panther!
0:49 Drink recipes: Black Panther shot; Heart-Shaped Herb cocktail
2:53 SPOILER-filled review of Black Panther- you've been warned!
36:27 Getting to Know You: Stork's birthday rundown; Peacock's expensive bras
44:16 Police Academy franchise list recap
45:45 Comic reviews: Cult Classic: Return to Whisper #1; Royal City #10; Jessica Jones #17
52:35 Nerd News re: Infinity War's release date
54:11 TV reviews (more SPOILERS): Altered Carbon; Penny Dreadful season 3
1:01:01 Happy Birthdays
1:08:56 Listener Letter from Anthony
1:18:51 Shaht-Aht AND promo for Sci-Fi Double Feature Drive-In Podcast @SFDFDIPodcast
1:21:40 A special thank you to last week's guest
1:24:33 Trek Trivia
1:34:37 Contact info & sign-off
Thanks for listening, hope you enjoy, tell a friend, and remember to send all hate tweets to @SuperfanOtter!
March 1, 2018
Whereas SOME podcasts like to take a long episode and split it into two (looking at you Superiority Complex), we here at The Besotted Geek like to take two episodes and combine them into one mega-pod! .... Ok, so actually we just kicked it old-school and went really long. #BlameOtter
2:15 Drink recipes: Boris the Bear shot; Blue Russian cocktail
4:40 Movie review of Police Academy: Mission to Moscow. We're finally done!
48:01 Getting to Know You: Storks recording woes; Otter gets forgetful; Peacock has a dream
1:03:26 Casting Couch: We recast the Police Academy franchise with current and all-time actors. Ok, now we're finally done.
1:38:03 Comic reviews: Pumpkinhead #1; Punks Not Dead #1; Aquaman #33
1:48:26 Nerd News: Joss Whedon exits Batgirl, sparking a DCEU rant; Legion season 2 trailer, (somehow) sparking a Punisher rant
2:17:47 Happy Birthdays
2:29:09 Listener Letters from Brent of @HVHPodcast & Sean of @PittsburghNerd
2:47:39 Shaht-Aht to Useless Debates podcast @UDPCPodcast
2:48:55 Trek Trivia
2:53:55 Contact info & sign-off*
2:55:11 Listener Letter from Anthony @antmbv
Thanks for listening (to parts), hope you enjoy, tell a friend, and a very special thank you to our hostage, er, cohost, Otter- we had a great time!
February 21, 2018
So close, and yet so far. This week we review the penultimate film in the Police Academy franchise, #6, City Under Siege. One more to go; we can do this....
2:28 Drink recipes: Project Chaos shot & Wilson Heights Gang cocktail
6:19 Review of Police Academy 6: City Under Siege
34:35: Getting to Know You: Stork gets forgetful and Peacock gets hip
47:45 Comic reviews: Bloodshot: Salvation #6; Captain America #698; Judas #3; Kill or Be Killed #16
1:01:01 TV review of Star Trek: Discovery #15 & movie review of Lego Batman
1:14:52 Happy Birthdays
1:24:17 Listener Letter from Otter
1:30:57 Shaht-Aht to 365 Flicks Podcast @365FlicksPod; promo for Useless Debates podcast @UDPCPodcast
1:35:20 Trek Trivia
1:45:03 Contact info & sign-off
Thanks for listening, hope you enjoy, tell a friend, and tune in next week for our revenge on Otter....
February 14, 2018
It's our Valentine's Day Unspectacular! We review the Scott Pilgrim movie because it's kinda nerdy & lovey-dovey, but that's about it for the V-Day stuff.
2:05 Drink recipes: Scotch Pilgrim shot & Ramona Flowers cocktail
4:47 Review of Scott Pilgrim vs the World
21:32 Getting to Know You: Watergeddon 2 & Fight Club
32:14 Comic reviews: Giant Days #35; Exit Stage Left: The Snagglepuss Chronicles #2; The Wonderful World of Tank Girl #3; Coyotes #4; Swamp Thing Winter Special #1; Heavenly Blues #5; Batman: White Knight #5; Paper Girls #20
1:01:58 Nerd News: Deadpool 2, Jessica Jones, & Venom trailers; Lobo & Joker rumors
1:13:51 TV reviews of Star Trek: Discovery #14 & Riverdale #13; movie review of It Comes At Night (no spoilers)
1:24:54 Happy Birthdays
1:30:59 Listener Letters: Sean, Otter, & Phil
1:51:36 Shaht-Aht: High Expectations podcast
1:54:37 Trek Trivia
2:02:21 Contact info & sign-off
Thanks for listening, hope you enjoy, tell a friend, & if you like the movie, read the books!
February 9, 2018
Peacock's back from vacation but we didn't have time for a movie, so we talk tv & comics instead! This episode is dedicated to Phil from Useless Debates....
0:42 Drink recipes: Serpent Bite shot & Spore Drive cocktail
3:11 TV reviews: Star Trek: Discovery #13 & Riverdale #12
14:14 Getting to Know You: Winter of Stork 2: Meatpocalypse; Peacock's trip to Turks & Caicos
25:30 Tiers of a Geek: A look back at the best comics to debut in 2017, plus those that continued to shine last year
36:55 Comic reviews: Judas #2; Lazaretto #5; Jessica Jones #16
46:05 Nerd News: Trailers for Ant-Man and the Wasp, Avengers: Infinity War, Solo: A Star Wars Story, and Jurassic Park: Fallen Kingdom; Netflix's The Cloverfield Paradox (no spoilers)
51:30 Video game review: Uncharted 4: A Thief's End
54:20 Happy Birthdays
56:54 Listener Letters from Brent, Anthony, & Otter
1:15:57 Shaht-Ahts to Superiority Complex & Wrestling Nerd Alliance podcasts; promo for High Expectations podcast
1:20:53 Trek Trivia
1:28:12 Contact info & sign-off
Thanks for listening, hope you enjoy, & tell a friend! And beware Papa Poutine!
January 30, 2018
What was supposed to be a mini turned into a 2:20+ drunkfest, with Stork sobering up halfway through and Peacock...not. Enjoy! #LittleWhiteCanary
1:01 Buddy & Darlin' shot & Cheryl Bomb cocktail
6:55 Baby Driver review
16:23 Getting to Know You: Stork's delusions of grandeur when being tailed by a car; Peacock's special birthday
27:34 2017 Tully Award nominees breakdown
53:09 Comic reviews: Doomsday Clock #3; Southern Bastards #19; Raven: Daughter of Darkness #1
1:08:09 Nerd News: Supes' trunks; Captain Marvel's colors; Netflix's Sabrina
1:14:51 TV: Penny Dreadful season 2; Star Trek: Discovery #12; Riverdale #11
1:39:11 Happy Birthdays
1:41:53 Listener Letters from Sean & Otter
2:15:36 Shaht-Aht to The Hara Club Radio podcast @TheHaraClub
2:17:11 A very special thank you....
2:18:34 Trek Trivia
2:21:52 Contact Info & Sign-off
Thanks for listening, tell a friend, and send booze- Peacock drank all of ours