#94 Lu & Lara / Tomb Raider

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 @taleinterrupted ; promo for History of Bad Ideas podcast @BadIdeasPodcast

 

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!

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#93 Karl & Alisa / Jessica Jones Season 2 / Tullys

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: @PittsburghNerd@RoughGiraffePod & @Preshaah_Frosty@BadIdeasPodcast@UDPCPodcast@2DudeReviewCom@HVHPodcast

 

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: @PittsburghNerd@DAPFpodcast

 

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 @2DudeReviewCom for hanging out last week!

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#92 Bruce, Kitka, Riddler, Joker & Catwoman / Batman: The Movie

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!

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#91 Cody & Bridget / Leprechaun 2

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!

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#90 T’Challa & Nakia / Black Panther *SPOILERS*

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!

 

 

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#89 Connors, Katrina & Tackleberry / Police Academy 7

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

 

3:03:03 Outtakes

 

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!

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#88 Moses & Laverne / Police Academy 6

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....

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#87 Young Neil & Knives / Scott Pilgrim

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!

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#86 Archie & Veronica / 2017 Comics Spectacular

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!

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#85 Baby & Debora / Baby Driver

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

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