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Shane Plays Geek Talk

A journey into the things we love: D&D and other RPGs, tabletop games, wargames, video games, comics and comic books, Star Trek, Star Wars, Doctor Who, fan films, movies, TV, books, sci-fi, fantasy, more! Hosted by a fellow geek that supports and encourages geeks and our fandoms in all of their various splendor! Come along and get your geek on (or maybe even discover you inner geek)!
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Now displaying: June, 2018
Jun 27, 2018

Shane and Zach wax poetic on gobs of geeky stuff, including E3 games, Star Wars standalone movie woes, Star Trek TV updates, a triple play of DC Comics news, D&D and RPG items, and... Superman becoming a police officer? An unexpected postcard is received. BONUS: Two, count 'em TWO, bad jokes of the week (and one of them is guaranteed to sting)!

Podcast version of the live Shane Plays geek talk radio show from 6/23/2018

Shane Plays airs on Saturdays at 1 PM Central on 101.1 FM The Answer in Little Rock. It can also be heard online at http://1011fmtheanswer.com. Call in at 501-823-0965 or tweet @ShanePlays during the show!

Like what you hear?
Support Shane Plays Radio on Patreon!
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Shane Plays is carried on Krypton Radio!
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Listen to the Shane Plays podcast on YouTube, SoundCloud, iTunes, Google Play Music, Stitcher (and other fine, fine podcast directories) after the live show.

SHOW NOTES

Shane Plays sponsor Arkansas RPG Con 2018 (August 11th) badge sales are now open. Vendor and Sponsorship options also open. Go to http://ARPGCON.COM for more info and make sure to follow Arkansas RPG Con on Facebook.

Podcast zinger is from Jurassic World

NEWS ITEMS

Comics pro Mitch Breitweiser announce that the Red Rooster comic book IndieGoGo launches July 5. Also: "legendary" comics artist on board for Futurists project to follow Red Rooster.

E3 games discussed: Fallout 76, Cyberpunk 2077

Dean Cain joins Idaho police department | CBS News
https://www.cbsnews.com/news/dean-cain-joins-idaho-police-department/

Waterdeep: Dragon Heist, Dungeon of the Mad Mage - D&D Adventure Books Announced | Game Banshee
http://www.gamebanshee.com/news/120815-dungeons-dragons-waterdeep-dragon-heist-dungeon-of-the-mad-mage-adventure-books-announced.html

Origins Award Winners | EN World http://www.enworld.org/forum/content.php?5341-Origins-Award-Winners

DC Launches 100-Page GIANTs as WALMART Exclusives - BENDIS/BATMAN, KING/SUPERMAN, More | Newsarama
https://www.newsarama.com/40515-dc-launches-100-page-giants-as-walmart-exclusives-bendis-batman-king-superman-more.html

DC’s $3.99 Comics to Move Back to 22-Page Stories | Bleeding Cool
https://www.bleedingcool.com/2018/06/22/dc-3-99-comics-to-move-back-to-22-page-stories/

DC Comics to Lose the Gloss? Colourists Take Care | Bleeding Cool
https://www.bleedingcool.com/2018/06/22/dc-comics-gloss-colourists-beware/

'Invincible,' From 'Walking Dead' Creator Robert Kirkman, Set as Amazon Series | Hollywood Reporter
http://ow.ly/o1ly30kzNIu

Report: Lucasfilm puts Obi-Wan film “on hold” after underwhelming Solo debut | Ars Technica https://arstechnica.com/gaming/2018/06/report-lucasfilm-puts-obi-wan-film-on-hold-after-underwhelming-solo-debut/

Star Trek: Discovery showrunner’s new five-year deal could bring Patrick Stewart back to the franchise | The Verge
https://www.theverge.com/2018/6/19/17479734/cbs-star-trek-discovery-alex-kurtzman-five-year-deal

 

Jun 20, 2018

Great googly mooglies! Lock up your bunnies and hide the whiskey! On short notice I was unable to do my live show, so Dave Elswick of the Dave Elswick Show stepped up with comic book pros Mitch Breitweiser, Timothy Lim & Mark Pellegrini to save the day! As I both hoped and feared, it was total geeky carnage!!!

Podcast version of the live Shane Plays geek talk radio show from 6/16/2018

Shane Plays airs on Saturdays at 1 PM Central on 101.1 FM The Answer in Little Rock. It can also be heard online at http://1011fmtheanswer.com. Call in at 501-823-0965 or tweet @ShanePlays during the show!

Like what you hear?
Support Shane Plays Radio on Patreon!
https://www.patreon.com/shaneplays

Shane Plays is carried on Krypton Radio!
Krypton Radio is SciFi for your Wifi.
http://kryptonradio.com/

Listen to the Shane Plays podcast on YouTube, SoundCloud, iTunes, Google Play Music, Stitcher (and other fine, fine podcast directories) after the live show.

SHOW NOTES

Shane Plays sponsor Arkansas RPG Con 2018 (August 11th) badge sales are now open. Vendor and Sponsorship options also open. Go to http://ARPGCON.COM for more info and make sure to follow Arkansas RPG Con on Facebook.

Podcast zinger is from 9 Lives cat food commercial with Morris the Cat https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fflf--0Cb5Y

NEWS ITEMS

Ethan Van Sciver’s CYBERFROG:BLOODHONEY Comic Book on Indiegogo
https://www.indiegogo.com/projects/ethan-van-sciver-s-cyberfrog-bloodhoney-comic-book-fantasy#/

Chuck Dixon's RAVAGE - KILL ALL MEN! on Indiegogo
https://www.indiegogo.com/projects/ravage-kill-all-men-youtube-women#/

Michael Tierney's Wild Stars 35th Anniversary: Time Warmageddon on Kickstarter
https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1161542777/wild-stars-35th-anniversary-time-warmageddon

The Red Rooster (at Merry Muse)
http://merry-muse.com/the-red-rooster/

 

Jun 6, 2018

Gene Turnbow of Krypton Radio joins for geek news and chat, including the Mighty Aphrodite animation project, Doctor Who, SOLO easter eggs, and more! Plus: Does Gene like the bad joke of the week? Don't be TARDIS for this one!

Podcast version of the live Shane Plays geek talk radio show from 6/2/2018

Shane Plays airs on Saturdays at 1 PM Central on 101.1 FM The Answer in Little Rock. It can also be heard online at http://1011fmtheanswer.com. Call in at 501-823-0965 or tweet @ShanePlays during the show!

Like what you hear?
Support Shane Plays Radio on Patreon!
https://www.patreon.com/shaneplays

Shane Plays is carried on Krypton Radio!
Krypton Radio is SciFi for your Wifi.
http://kryptonradio.com/

Listen to the Shane Plays podcast on YouTube, SoundCloud, iTunes, Google Play Music, Stitcher (and other fine, fine podcast directories) after the live show.

SHOW NOTES

Shane Plays sponsor Arkansas RPG Con 2018 (August 11th) badge sales are now open. Vendor and Sponsorship options also open. Go to http://ARPGCON.COM for more info and make sure to follow Arkansas RPG Con on Facebook.

Podcast zinger is from Podcast zinger is from Doctor Who: Genesis of the Daleks

NEWS ITEMS

Mighty Aphrodite Kickstarter
https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1774709582/mighty-aphrodite-the-animated-web-series

Doctor Who: Genesis of the Daleks in Theaters
https://www.fathomevents.com/events/doctor-who-genesis-of-the-daleks

Doctor Who Season 11 Trailer Said To Drop This Month, Captain Jack May Return | WeGotThisCovered.com
http://wegotthiscovered.com/tv/doctor-who-season-11-trailer-rumored-june/

Twitch classic Doctor Who 7-week marathon | Variety
https://variety.com/2018/digital/news/doctor-who-twitch-marathon-streaming-1202818885/

All the Callbacks I Caught in Solo: A Star Wars Story | Krypton Radio
http://kryptonradio.com/2018/05/25/all-the-callbacks-i-caught-in-solo-a-star-wars-story-spoiler-warning/

 

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