Is it a horror view or a critical analysis of a horror film using the trappings of a horror film? We review The Cabin in the Woods… and Ro gets really inebriated along the way. Stay through the end for some, uh, bonus material.
Topics this week: Video game years, Hollywood pseudonyms,
How many students attend Harvard? What year did Mario debut in the arcade version of Donkey Kong? How many Pokemon are there to date? All these questions and more on this week’s Atomic Trivia War 9000!
For an actor who always made me feel a little less alien — Famous Leonards, Trek by the Numbers, Trek Potpourri, and more to honor the man who brought Mr. Spock to life.
Which is longer? Which is bigger? Which is heavier? This week’s trivia game is about comparisons! Is gravity greater on Mars or the moon? Who has more acting credits — Brad Pitt or Hugh Jackman? And which album has sold more copies — Hotel California or Nevermind?
Kirk or Picard? TOS or TNG? It’s the litmus test for being a geek… but if you’ve never watched Star Trek, how do you get started? Three huge nerds have some advice.
Superman IV packs a kryptonite punch. We super-laugh at this super-bad comic book flick from 1987, though most of us remember it fondly. What Christopher Reeve a great Superman? Yes. Was The Quest for Peace a great Superman film? No. From nonsensical space physics to the questionable ethics of hypno-kisses, we rankle at the Golan Globus fllm that killed the last son of Krypton’s franchise for 19 years. Also, trivia!
Was it the Beatles or Stones? Who was Clara Peller? Remember Dina Myers? Is Sand People a racist term? Plus movie recommendations, all on this week’s geek quiz show!
Topics: Should we negotiate with terrorists? The FCC fight over broadband. RadioShack files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy. Jason takes a break from nuclear quiz battling to get brainy with buds Victor, Churba, and Adam!
When 25 free-for-all questions are posed, who will come out victorious? Check out our geek-off, followed by a conversation on the spark for our eventual adult geek lifestyles!