The Last Jedi

Does The Last Jedi Bridge Generations? The Last Jedi picks up immediately after The Force Awakens. The Resistance is scrambling, even though it has dealt The First Order a heavy blow. The Resistance is lead by General Leia Organa (Carrie Fischer). But their base of operations, Yavin IV has been discovered and is forced to flea. Poe Dameron (Oscar Isaac), Finn (John Boyega), and BB-8 remained with the group while Rey (Daisy Ridley) seeks the aide of an Old JediRead More →

Thor: Ragnarok

Does Thor: Ragnarok Live Up To The Hype? Thor: Ragnarok is the third Thor movie, directed by Taika Waititi, and in the third phase of the MCU (Marvel Cinematic Universe). Chris Hemsworth and Tom Hiddleston reprise their roles as Thor and Loki respectively. At the start of the film, there is a plot setup regarding Ragnarok; the Norse mythological end to Asgard, the Gods, and existence as a whole. Cate Blanchett plays a playful, yet serious villain in the GoddessRead More →

Michael G. Williams

An Interview with Michael G. Williams In this episode I speak with award winning author, tabletop game writer, and podcaster Michael G. Williams. Some of his credits include Wraith: The Oblivion 20th Anniversary Edition and an independent setting for Pathfinder. Michael has also written numerous short stories. Michael and I talk about the ways he expresses his life’s experiences in his writing in his series of novellas called The Withrow Chronicles, about a vampire that struggles with his lingering humanityRead More →

Galaxy Vol. 2

Review of Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 Director James Gunn presents movie-goers with a second installment of the intergalactic misfit band of universe savers in Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2. Lead by Peter Quill (Chris Pratt) or better know as Star Lord. Rejoined by Gamora (Zoe Saldana), Drax The Destroyer (Dave Bautista), Rocket Raccoon (Bradley Cooper), and a maturing “toddler” Groot (Vin Diesel). We follow this band of anti-heroes being heroes for hire as they save planets fromRead More →

What Prep

We ask the question “What Prep?” The Global Geek Defense Force convenes once again to determine the fate of the world. We ask the all important question “What prep?”. The Bearded Maker goes over his challenges with video editing for his eventually to be launched YouTube Channel. Angry Black Man decides to be a commentator. Matt takes a page out of Angry Black Man’s playbook by referring to notes and tries to get conversations started by mentioning the feat theRead More →

Geek Defense

Now in Stuttering Technicolor In this episode of GGDF, we try streaming live in Stuttering Technicolor. “The Bearded Maker” talks about his trial and errors recording video of his projects, and Matt and “Captain Villain Black” offer up some advice. Next, Matt talks about NASA’s discovery of Trappist-1, another galaxy with potentially habitable planets. We discuss whether books are better than their visual counterparts, even if you haven’t read them. The “Angry Black Man” gives us his sleeper series and hisRead More →

Gabriel Dunston

An Interview With Gabriel Dunston I speak with illustrator-artist Gabriel Dunston. We talk about his path as an artist from a child just doodling to attending music school and discovering his true calling. https://media.blubrry.com/geekedus/p/s3.amazonaws.com/geekedlifepodcast/data/DunstonGabrie20170205.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 2:28:44 — 145.5MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Google Play | Stitcher | RSSRead More →

Geek Defense

Global Geek Defense Force: An Adventure in Live Streaming In this episode of the Global Geek Defense Force, our heroes face the dreaded “Attempt At Live Streaming”, and failed miserably. However, we did get audio from the display of the heroic battle. Byron was on a mission to convince Matt to watch Netflix’s The OA. Byron administered a viewership compatibility test that he swears wasn’t from the fashion magazine “Elle”. LeRon covers errors we made in the previous podcast (ofRead More →

GGDF(LIVE)

Live Stream of the Global Geek Defense Force GGDF(Live) Tomorrow, January 21st at 8PM Eastern (US), the Global Geek Defense Force will be live streaming our podcast! This will be a multi-cam feed. This will be our first try with a live stream during our podcast, so who knows what will happen. You could watch four tech guys trying to troubleshoot the feed, or stuff we actually want to talk about. We don’t know! Sure, we could do a test run,Read More →

Gail Z Martin

Interview with Gail Z Martin On January 14th, I went to Illogicon in Cary (I know I say Raleigh, because they have held it there in the past). I got to interview Gail Z. Martin. Over the course of December, Gail I had planned multiple times to Skype the interview, but she was busy promoting her projects and the holidays, and it was a mess trying to sync up. However, when I found out that she was attending Illogicon, IRead More →

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