Geekly World News – February 9, 2016

Welcome back to Geekly World News, our round-up of all the biggest news from the world of comics, video games, movies, and more. Today we have a special edition of GWN, featuring some of the trailers for comic book movies that played during the Super Bowl this past Sunday night.

First up, we have Marvel Studios’ Captain America: Civil War, coming to theatres on May 6, 2016.

My anticipation for this movie already couldn’t be any higher, and this trailer is keeping the hype train going at full speed. We get a very clear look at who’s on each side of the battle, though it remains to be seen how stable those allegiances are. I can’t wait to see it all play out on the big screen.


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On The Rogues’ Gallery This Week: Sandy, Noah, and Vince talk Avengers, E3, Firefly and Indie Games!

TO RELEVANCE, AWAAAAAAAAY!!!!

This week, the common theme seems to be stuff we FINALLY got around to doing. Talking about Avengers, watching Firefly for the first time, playing Portal 2… this recording… >.>

Regardless, it took us a while to phenagle (how do you even SPELL phenagle? finagel? Finnagle?) our schedules into a recording session, and we had a lot of fun doing it. We hope you guys enjoy the results!

Audio MP3

Running Time: 1h38m

 

Spoileriffic Avengers movie discussion, the potential for disaster in Justice League, Ant-Man, and shared comic universe movies in general–> 2m35s-56m29s

E3, in all it’s gamey glory!!–> The Last of Us, Watch_Dogs, and Beyond: Two Souls, and Assassin’s Creed III: 56m30s-1h16m48s

Noah talks the Humble Indie Bundle (including quickfire reviews of Bastion and Amnesia): 1h16m50s-1h24m41s

Vince FINALLY watches Firefly, and Noah plays Portal 2, and a quickfire review of Mark Allen Smith’s book The Inquisitor: 1h25m01s-End