Chad and Zach pose the Checking the Scalez question this week: Who should play Norman Osborn/Iron Patriot in a Dark Avengers film? Also plenty of nerdy news such as Warner Bros current stance on Ben Affleck and Henry Cavill, Chris Evans pulling back on his, "Good-bye tweet," from the Avengers 4 set, Netflix cancels Iron Fist, Todd McFarlane has big plans for Spawn movies, DC's Secret Six coming to CBS, Street Fighter meets Power Rangers in a cool short film, and Kraven, The Hunter writer claims he'll have Spider-Man in Kraven's film. Plus what ever else the Dudez digress about.
This week Chad returns to the show and joins Zach to review Sony's latest leap into the Spider-Man mythos with VENOM! There are also a plethora of pop culture nerd news num-nums, some of which include a goodbye to Chris Evans as Captain America, the first look at Ruby Rose in her Batwoman costume, a comic book from IDW about a young Jean Luc Picard, more rumors of Ben Affleck in TFD: Bat-Watch, James Gunn in talks for Suicide Squad 2, a possible Dark Avengers film, Netflix scoring The Chronicles of Narnia, trailers for Amazon's Good Omens, and DC/WB's Aquaman! PLUS: Another edition of Marrying Music With Matt!
This week Zach is joined by Beyond Caring's Adam Brinker and Mark-night Express co-host and In Graves lead singer Richard Reigns. Together the three of them discuss the deaths of two superheroes in DC's Heroes in Crisis #1, the rumor of a Justice League video game, casting news for the Worlds of DC film, Birds of Prey, Amazon and Sony teaming for a The Wheel of Time live-action series, Ryan Reynolds new video game film entitled Free Guy, and lots of fun talk between three nerds. PLUS: Checking the Scalez will cast a Batman '66 Revival!
This week Zach becomes mentally unhinged because of a cricket living in his walls. But ALSO, Zach and Chad discussed the world's first look at Joaquin Phoenix as The Joker, the Playstation Classic, the possibility of an N64 Classic, Disney's streaming service working on Loki and Scarlet Witch shows as well as other heroes, Kevin Feige taking the helm on X-Men (and that there Marvel is putting stock in them through their comics), Disney slowing down on Star Wars, DC showing Batman's wiener, the closing of Telltale Games, and Sean Gunn says his brother's script will be used for Guardians of the Galaxy 3.
Chad and Zach dig in to such nerdy yum-yums as the rumor mill surrounding Henry Cavill's role as Superman, Sony's Venom being rated PG-13 and why, the possibility of an Iron Man video game, AMC hoping for another decade of The Walking Dead, scripts for multiple Worlds of DC films being handed in, the teaser trailer of Jason Todd and Dick Grayson for Titans, and no doubt some other randomness besides!
This week Chad and Zach sit down to talk their takes on the new PS4 exclusive, Spider-Man, and Netflix/Marvel property, Iron Fist Season 2! PLUS: Mattel creates it's own studio, we may be getting a Captain Britain film, there's a sweet teaser for Daredevil Season 3, Ray Fisher thinks a Cyborg movie won't happen, Game of Thrones may supply a new Batman, and lots of new tidbits about Captain Marvel thanks to a spread in Entertainment Weekly!
Chad and Zach sit down to talk about Michael Jackson and the Simpsons, Henry Cavill officially joining Netflix series, The Witcher, the possibility of more Blade movies starring Wesley Snipes, Magic: The Gathering getting two new novels in 2019, Alan Tudyk joining the cast of Doom Patrol along with first photos of the cast in costume, and some discussion on whether or not Disney should release the last two X-Men films made by FOX. Also: Checking the Scalez asks, "What video game franchise should become a TV/Film property," and Matt Pristow brings a fresh segment of, Marrying Music With Matt!
Chad and Zach talk table top RPGs, DC hiring Brendan Fraser for Doom Patrol, Mario coming back to the big screen, Streets of Rage 4, Typhoid Mary and Blindspot in Season 2 of Ironfist, more possible news concerning Bat-ffleck Watch 2018, two big bits of movie news concerning Dwayne "The ROck" Johnson, Star Wars hiring Doctor Who, Marvels original Defenders assembling, and Disney naming it's streaming service. Plus, lots of off-topic tangents!
Chad and Zach discuss the first look trailer of Star Wars: Resistance, a film adaptation of the Uncharted video game series, the final say on James Gunn at Marvel, the prospective lead in DC's Green Lantern Corps film (and how to pronounce the word Corps), Marvel and Netflix latest Iron Fist season 2 trailer. PLUS: The return of Checking the Scalez! Find out who is the favorite Star Trek Captain of the Fathead Army, and find out the next topic for discussion so you can get involved as well!
The Dudez sit down to discuss the nerd news this week, which includes: CW casting its Batwoman and the backlash, Sony's new name for it's Spider-verse and future plans, actors join and leave the Star Trek franchise, The Crow may not ever come back from the dead, Hasbro has plans for a Power Rangers sequel, Def Jam starts rumors of a new Def Jam Vendetta game, Uncanny X-Men returns, Birds of Prey gets its villain, and James Gunn may still wind up back at Marvel. Oh, and Zach is Superman.