Endgame’s over. What now? San Diego Comic Con gave us big news for the next phase of Marvel movies AND Disney+ TV shows, so it’s time for squee fangirling and mad speculation about where our favorite characters will go now. Featuring our special guest star, Maddie! Listen to our podcast episode on Anchor. Want a… Continue reading Marvel Phase 4 Speculation
Today, we review the fun teenage dramedy known as Spider-Man: Far From Home. Topics include: Iron Man still manages to ruin everything, Mysterio joins the lineup of solid MCU villains, and Peter Parker may now be Bridgette’s newest Marvel obsession (sorry, Cap). How does Spider-Man come into his own and what does this film mean… Continue reading Spider-Man: Far From Home Review
Today is Black Widow Appreciation Day! Never heard of it? Well, we just made it a thing. To celebrate, we’re talking about our favorite quips, moments, and character traits of our beloved redheaded Avenger - including a surprisingly philosophical analysis of her hair - all leading up to the culmination of her arc in Endgame.… Continue reading Happy Black Widow Appreciation Day!
We've talked about the bad dads and dead moms of our favorite heroes, but what if our heroes themselves became parents? Today, Gen puts her child development education to good use as we theorize about which Avengers are up to the task of parenthood... and which ones are not. Parents assemble! Listen on Anchor here. You… Continue reading Marvel Movie Parenting III: Hypothetical Parents
SPOILERS TO INFINITY STONES AND BEYOND. We died, we cried, we lived again. Get our first raw reaction (seriously, we started recording during the end credits) to the most anticipated Marvel movie of all time. Listen here on Anchor. Interested in a transcript? Hit me up on the contact button.
Boot up your fan blogs, because the experts are here to over-analyze every single frame of every single Avengers: Endgame trailer. Today, we’ll talk character highlights, speculate about plot points, and, of course, devolve into a panic about all our faves dying. You ready? Because we’re not. Listen to our podcast episode on Anchor. Interested… Continue reading Let’s Pre-Game: Avengers Endgame Trailer Analysis
What makes a decent dad in the Marvel movies? Don’t try to kill the kid. Today we scour the MCU for all the beloved fathers who manage to pass this incredibly high bar. Listen now on Anchor.
In today’s book review, we get inside the mind of the Mad Titan in Barry Lyga’s prequel novel leading to The Snap. No doubt Thanos is brutal in his logic, but this book asks us fascinating questions about the nature of love, isolation, sacrifice, and, ultimately, “salvation.” Check out our review on Anchor.
Bridgette & Gen give a 15-minute spoiler free review of Ant-Man and The Wasp, and then we dive deep into spoiler waters. Highlights include: Ghost, who totally stole her phasing powers from Reverse Flash but remains a surprisingly interesting antagonist; Another Generic (White) Villain Dude; Father-Daughter Duos; Luis vs. The Not-Truth Serum; and THAT POST-CREDITS… Continue reading Nerd Alert Episode 3: Ant-Man and The Wasp Review
How does our perspective of Thor: Ragnarok change now that we know what happens immediately afterward in Infinity War? As usual, Bridgette & Gen first talk about THE FEELS, and then get into the nitty-gritty details. How has Thor & Loki’s complicated history built up to the emotional tipping point of [SPOILER]’s death? Why does the Hulk fail… Continue reading Nerd Alert Podcast Episode 2: Revisiting Thor: Ragnarok After Infinity War