The Week in Geek Radio Show

The Week in Geek Radio Show

The Week in Geek is a radio talk show broadcasting in the Metro New Orleans area from Fox Sports 1280 on Thursdays at 6pm CST. Thanks to the power of the internet our show has been heard around the world via the Spreaker radio app. We cover all topics related to geekdom such as comic books, video games, movies, books, conventions, cosplay, and many more! We have been fortunate enough to bring our listeners interviews from actors in film, TV, and voice overs also authors, comic book artists, geek musicians, and fan groups. The hosts of The Week in Geek are David Ducorbier and Brian Held, Jr. both members of the Gulf Coast Sci-Fi/Fantasy Fandom Community for many years. Our video game pick of the week correspondent is Skungy Scontrino, our Facebook Admin is author Brandon Black, and our Chief Librarian for book reviews is D L Held.... Show More

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Our guest this week is Paul Scanlan, Co-Founder and CEO of Legion M, here to talk about the work they're doing to shake up Hollywood and the movie industry. Top Nerd News covers Star Wars, Krypton, Resident Evil, and more. Skungy is out this week but will be back next week with another pick. This Week in Geek History and Celebrity Birthdays closes out the show.

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Our guests this week are Remy Domino Cosplay and ineedsugar Cosplay, the recent Best in Show winners at Mechacon. Top Nerd News covers Universal's The Hunt, G.I. Joe spin off movies, Super Smash Bros. scholarships, and more. Skungy's Pick of the Week is Wolfenstein Young Blood on the PS4, XboxOne, and the Nintendo Switch. This Week in Geek History and Celebrity Birthdays closes out the show.

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Our guest this week is Dan Carroll, media relations director for Dragoncon, here to tell us about all the amazing things going down in Atlanta on Labor Day weekend. Top Nerd News covers the BvS Synder Cut, Kevin Conroy, He-Man, and more. Skungy's Pick of the Week is Armello on the PS4, Xbox One, Switch, PC, and Android. This Week in Geek History closes out the show.

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We've been at Mechacon all weekend and got two great interviews for you! First we have voice actress Hynden Walch, talking about her work in the industry and with a special announcement for folks in the Gulf South. Second, we have comic book artist/writer Josh Hano, talking about his series Nefarious and his work through Kickstarter and Patreon. Top Nerd News covers Zombieland Double Tap, Wonder Woman 1984, Stan Lee, and more. Skun... Read more

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Our in studio guest this week is Marvel, DC, and Image comic book artist Derec Donovan, here to talk about his recent trip to San Diego Comic Con and his latest creator owned Kickstarter project Trigger Mortis. Top Nerd News covers SDCC with focus on the MCU Phase 4, Star Trek Picard, Supernatural, and more. Skungy's Pick of the Week is Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3 out on the Nintendo Switch. This Week in Geek History and Celebrity B... Read more

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Our guest this week is Fenway Jones of Jasper's Game day here to tell us about the charitable mission of her organization to prevent suicide with gaming. Top Nerd News cover's Star Wars The Mandalorian, 007, Birds of Prey, and more. Skungy's Pick of the Week digs into the retro vault for a look back at The Bards Tale in light of the soon to be released Bard's Tale 4. This Week in Geek History and Celebrity Birthdays closes out the... Read more

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In our guest slot this week is from Brian's trip to Momocon in Atlanta and contains the press junket of Carolina Ravassa, the voice of Sombra from Overwatch. Top Nerd News covers Disney's live action The Little Mermaid, Disney's live action Mulan, The Walking Dead Comic, and more. Skungy's Pick of the Week is Sinking City for PS4, XboxOne, and PC. This Week in Geek History and Celebrity Birthdays closes out the show.

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Plenty of great guests for tonight's show. First up we have Kami Garcia, Alys Arden, and Gabriel Picolo here to talk about their latest Comic Book Graphic Novel, Teen Titans Raven. More details below. Our second guest is the headliner for Showcase Comic Con next Weekend, Angel Medina. He's here to talk about his work in the industry and his appearance at SCC at the Harbor Center in Slidell on Saturday, July 6th. Top Nerd News cover... Read more

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Our in studio guest this week is Star Wars author Daniel Jose Older here to talk about his work as a writer and projects that he has going on. We carry this interview across two segments. Top Nerd News covers Star Wars, Stranger Things, Harry Potter Wizards Unite, and more. Skungy is on vacation this week but will return with more game coverage. This Week in Geek History and Celebrity Birthdays closes out the show.

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In our guest slot this week is the press conference we attended at Momocon in Atlanta, GA with Roger Clark, the voice actor who voiced Arthur Morgan in Red Dead Redemption 2. Top Nerd News covers Blizzcon in Vegas, MIB International, MCU Phase 4 news, and more. Skungy's Pick of the Week covers the second half of the show with all of his updated coverage of E3 2019. This Week in Geek History and Celebrity Birthdays will return next ... Read more

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Our in studio guest this week is Derek Thomas from the IGL Foundation. Here's here to talk about the work he does in our community as well as their annual event next weekend, NOLA Gaming Fest! Top Nerd News covers Star Wars Rumors, Indiana Jones 5, Swamp Thing, and more. Skungy's Pick of the Week is early coverage of the announcements that have started coming out of this years E3. This Week in Geek History and Celebrity Birthdays c... Read more

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Our guest this week is Callie Bates, author of The Soul of Power from Del Rey Publishing. Her book, the end of her trilogy, is out and available this Tuesday, June 4th. Top Nerd News covers Indiana Jones, Solo 2, Harley Quinn Animated Series, and more. Skungy's Pick of the Week from Gamestop is Rage 2 available on the XboxOne, PS4, and PC. This Week in Geek History and Celebrity Birthdays closes out the show.

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Our guest this week is Joel Guelzo, Director, Writer, and Producer, who made the film Norman. He's here to talk about his accomplishment and his trail on the film festival circuit. Top Nerd News covers Game of Thrones, Dark Crystal, Fortnite, and more. Skungy's Pick of the Week is a board game review covering Scythe from Stonemaier Games. This Week in Geek History and Celebrity Birthdays closes out the show.

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As we teased you this past Sunday, here's the full panel with Mr. Andrew Robinson from Cyphacon 2019.

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May 19, 2019 59 min

Our interview this week is a bit special. During Cyphacon Brian had the opportunity to moderate the panel for Andrew Robinson, from Star Trek DS9. What we aired is the first 12 minutes of that hour long panel. We'll host the entire 1 hour panel as its own podcast on Wednesday, May 22nd. Top Nerd News takes up two segments and covers Game of Thrones, Netflix, Star Trek, and more. Skungy is out this week but we'll rehire him for next... Read more

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Our guest this week is Ron Brister, the Vice President of Events for Big Easy Con here to talk about their recent announcement to move their event dates. Top Nerd News covers Disney's upcoming movie slate, Marvel additions to Disney Adventure land, Chadwick Boseman as Yasuke, and more. Skungy's got a twofer for us today with Overcooked on the Ps4, Xbox one, and Switch as well as What remains of Edith Finch on the PS4 and Xbox One. ... Read more

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Valek Sykes, Creature FX Artist and Owner of Tech Works FX Studios, stuck around after the show to tell us more about his work in the industry and gave us some very interesting stories that I"m sure you'll enjoy. www.techworksstudios.com

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Our in studio guest this week is Valek Sykes, Creature FX Artist and Owner of Tech Works FX Studios, here to talk about his work in the movie industry. www.techworksstudios.com Top Nerd News covers Peter Mayhew, Avengers: Endgame, Animated Star Trek, and more. Skungy's Pick of the Week is Days Gone for the PS4. This Week in Geek History and Celebrity Birthdays closes out the show.

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Our guest is Chris Paul, proprietor of Galactic Tattoo, here to tell us about his shop and why its so geeky. Top Nerd News covers Avengers: Endgame (no spoilers), What We Do In The Shadows, Ripley's Believe it or Not, and more. Skungy's Pick of the Week is Mortal Kombat 11. This Week in Geek History and Celebrity Birthdays closes out the show.

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Our guest this week is Aimee Lohmeyer from the New Orleans Public Library here to talk about all the great geeky offerings available from our modern library system. Top Nerd News covers Avengers: Endgame, Star Wars Knights of the Old Republic, Mouse Guard, and more. Skungy's Pick of the Week is World War Z. Skungy also gives us an update on the PS5 as well as some standings in the Overwatch League. This Week in Geek History and Cel... Read more

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