The Geekbox
Are you a geek? Do you like geeky stuff? Do you like listening to other geeks talk about geeky stuff? Join professional nerds Ryan Scott, Adam Fitch, Justin Haywald, Ryan Higgins, and Alice Liang as they sound off on the latest happenings in the worlds of gaming, film, television, and comics. Head over to www.geekbox.net for the latest -- new episode every Tuesday night!
Wherein we discuss the Haunted Mansion's 50th anniversary, getting marooned on Pirates of the Caribbean, Avengers: Endgame (major spoiler warning!), Shazam, Tommy Wiseau, A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood, Once Upon a Time in Hollywood, DuckTales Remastered, Vice: Project Doom, King's Quest V, Fire Emblem: Three Houses, and Dead by Daylight for Nintendo Switch. Starring Ryan Scott, Justin Haywald, and Ryan Higgins.
Direct download: GeekboxRadio_Ep527.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 7:00am PDT

Wherein we discuss Fire Emblem: Three Houses, EA vs. the Nintendo Switch, the complicated dynamics of the Epic Games Store, E3 hax, Ant-Man and the Wasp, Captain Marvel, awesome stunt-casting for the CW's Crisis on Infinite Earths, Once Upon a Time in Hollywood, The Lion King, how we choose our weapons in video games, and the oddities of retail pricing. Starring Ryan Scott, Justin Haywald, and Ryan Higgins.

Direct download: GeekboxRadio_Ep526.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 7:00am PDT

Wherein we discuss Fire Emblem: Three Houses, Lion King, Once Upon A Time...In Hollywood, Mr. Rogers, Blair Witch, and California Extreme. Starring Ryan Higgins and Justin Haywald.

Direct download: GeekboxRadio_Ep525.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 7:00am PDT

Wherein we discuss San Diego Comic-Con 2019, moderating a surprise Scott Snyder panel, phase 4 of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, Thor vs. Thor, Blade, Marvel's Disney+ TV shows, the return of Brandon Routh's Superman, Star Trek: Picard, Top Gun: Maverick, DuckTales, Rescue Rangers, Strange Adventures, Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3, Luigi's Mansion 3, Dragon Quest Builders 2, fan edits, and the ups and downs of being self-employed. Starring Ryan Scott, Justin Haywald, and Ryan Higgins.

Direct download: GeekboxRadio_Ep524.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 7:00am PDT

Wherein we discuss Nintendo Switch Lite, crazy Mario Maker 2 levels, Dr. Mario World, San Diego Comic-Con, explaining The Blip, One Punch Man season 2, Battlestar Galactica, Us, and Disney's live action remakes. Starring Ryan Higgins and Justin Haywald.

Direct download: GeekboxRadio_Ep523.mp3
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Wherein we discuss earthquakes, Spider-Man: Far from Home (beware of Avengers: Endgame spoilers!), World of Warcraft, Final Fantasy XIV, Super Mario Maker 2, Dr. Mario World, awful monetization practices, Stranger Things 3, Child's Play, Scream: Resurrection, weird Star Wars characters, and recreating Kid Icarus in Super Mario Maker 2. Starring Ryan Scott, Justin Haywald, and Ryan Higgins.

Direct download: GeekboxRadio_Ep522.mp3
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Wherein we discuss Bill & Ted Face the Music, Super Mario Maker 2, dog toys, Samurai Shodown, Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night, Final Fantasy VII, World of Warcraft, Fire Emblem: Three Houses, Superman vs. the Witcher, Netflix's Sandman, Black Adder season 5, I Think You Should Leave, Blasphemous, Chernobyl, and (almost) getting banned from the Sierra Network. Starring Ryan Scott and Ryan Higgins.

Direct download: GeekboxRadio_Ep521.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 7:00am PDT

Wherein we discuss the law vs. lootboxes (AKA "surprise mechanics"), Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night, Final Fantasy VII (and VIII), Chernobyl (and the pronunciation of "nuclear"), Good Omens, Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge's virtual queue system, and Betrayal Legacy. Starring Ryan Scott, Justin Haywald, and Ryan Higgins.

Direct download: GeekboxRadio_Ep520.mp3
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Wherein we discuss Nintendo's big E3 wrap-up, Cadence of Hyrule, Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night, Yoshi's Crafted World, Final Fantasy VII, the Final Fantasy V Four Job Fiesta, Stardew Valley, Dr. Mario World, the repetitive nature of mobile games, X-Men: Dark Phoenix, Spider-Man 4, Ghostbusters 3, John Wick vs. serial killers, and our favorite dormant game series. Starring Ryan Scott, Justin Haywald, and Ryan Higgins.

Direct download: GeekboxRadio_Ep519.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 7:00am PDT

Wherein we discuss E3 2019, Google Stadia, the next-gen console war, Keanu Reeves' Cyberpunk 2077, Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order, George R.R. Martin's Elden Ring, wacky 2020 release dates, Avengers: A-Day, Commander Keen, Ghostwire: Tokyo, Final Fantasy VII Remake, Final Fantasy VIII Remastered, Watch Dogs: Legion, Flight Simulator, Super Smash Bros. Ultimate's newest fighters, Dragon Quest XI S, Luigi's Mansion 3, The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance Tactics, The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening, collector's edition culture, Collection of Mana, The Witcher 3 for Nintendo Switch, Fire Emblem: Three Houses, Resident Evil 5 and 6 for Nintendo Switch, Contra Anniversary Collection, Panzer Dragoon: Remake, Pokemon Sword and Shield, Animal Crossing: New Horizons, the sequel to The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, Metal Wolf Chaos XD, the sweet new Arcade1UP cocktail table cabinets, and Black Mirror. Starring Ryan Scott, Justin Haywald, and Ryan Higgins.

Direct download: GeekboxRadio_Ep518.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 9:24am PDT

Wherein we discuss the "death" of iTunes, the ACTUAL death of Minecraft: Story Mode, Benicio del Toro vs. the Suicide Squad, Doomsday Clock, Super Mario Maker 2, E3 2019, Pokemon Sword & Shield, Google Stadia, Nintendo E3 predictions, the end of human civilization, Pokemon Sleep, Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge, Leisure Suit Larry, and Final Fantasy V. Starring Ryan Scott and Ryan Higgins.

Direct download: GeekboxRadio_Ep517.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 7:41am PDT

Wherein we discuss Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge, the Nintendo Store, Super Nintendo World, and Final Fantasy X. Starring Ryan Scott and Ryan Higgins.
Direct download: GeekboxRadio_Ep516.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 7:00am PDT

Wherein we discuss Game of Thrones (major spoiler warning for the entire series), True Detective season 3, Avengers: Endgame (spoiler warning), From Software's next game, Robert Pattinson as Batman, Star Trek: Discovery, The Orville, and Black Mirror. Starring Ryan Scott, Adam Fitch, Greg Ford, Justin Haywald, Ryan Higgins, and Leann Hill.

Direct download: GeekboxRadio_Ep515.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 11:29am PDT

Wherein we discuss the return of Ryan Scott, our upcoming Game-of-Thrones-a-thon, people getting mad about Game of Thrones on the Internet, Avengers: Endgame, What We Do in the Shadows (mild spoilers), Detective Pikachu, and Sonic the Hedgehog. Starring Ryan Scott and Ryan Higgins.

Direct download: GeekboxRadio_Ep514.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 7:00am PDT

This week, we welcome Adam Fitch back to talk about Game of Thrones, Captain Marvel, Avengers: Endgame, and Detective Pikachu. Starring Ryan Higgins, Adam Fitch, and Justin Haywald.

Direct download: GeekboxRadio_Ep513.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 7:00am PDT

Greg Ford joins us to discuss Avengers: Endgame (no spoilers), the Gotham finale (some spoilers), and Game of Thrones' Battle of Winterfell (all the spoilers). Starring Ryan Higgins, Greg Ford, and Justin Haywald.

Direct download: GeekboxRadio_Ep512.mp3
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Wherein we discuss The Simpsons vs. Futurama, Game of Thrones, Star Wars, reboots, the PlayStation 5, cheaper Nintendo Switch consoles, the Game Boy's 30th Anniversary, Avengers: Endgame, Kingdom Hearts III, Mortal Kombat 11, the best ways to get into Dungeons & Dragons, and due diligence in reporting. Starring Ryan Scott, Justin Haywald, and Ryan Higgins.

Direct download: GeekboxRadio_Ep511.mp3
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Wherein we discuss Avengers: Endgame leaking, Game of Thrones Season 8, Disney+, Twilight Zone, @Reggie, Star Wars: Rise of Skywalker, Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order, and a few listener questions. Starring Justin Haywald and Ryan Higgins.

Direct download: GeekboxRadio_Ep510.mp3
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Wherein we discuss Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice, Yoshi's Crafted World, Baba Is You, The Elder Scrolls: Blades, Shovel Knight, Google Stadia, The Chronicles of Prydain, Child's Play, Jordan Peele's Us (no spoilers), Shazam!, Joker, and questionable physics in superhero movies. Starring Ryan Scott, Justin Haywald, and Ryan Higgins, with special guest Josh Epstein.

Direct download: GeekboxRadio_Ep509.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 11:20pm PDT

Wherein we discuss Shazam! (no spoilers), The Black Cauldron, Google's Stadia, the MySpace purge, the Nintendo Switch's upcoming indie games, confusing company names, Ace Attorney, Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice, destruction in movies, short games, and separating the artist from the art. Starring Ryan Scott and Ryan Higgins.

Direct download: GeekboxRadio_Ep508.mp3
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Wherein we discuss Shazam, video game movies, Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3's new director, The Suicide Squad, Ezra Miller and Grant Morrison's Flash script, the many Marvel Cinematic Universe villains (spoiler warning!), Aladdin, Star Wars: Episode 9, Star Wars: The Last Jedi, Super Mario Maker 2, Kid Icarus, the tragic story of Medusa, and Sierra Saturdays. Starring Ryan Scott and Ryan Higgins.

Direct download: GeekboxRadio_Ep507.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 10:32pm PDT

Wherein we discuss Captain Marvel vs. Captain Marvel, weird Internet people, Marvel movies ranked, Jerry Seinfeld as a superhero, Arrow's cancellation, Luke Perry, Buffy the Vampire Slayer, The Suicide Squad, DuckTales, World of Warcraft Classic, Devil May Cry 5, the Epic Games Store, Valve, the secretly valuable stuff we own, and Call of Cthulhu. Starring Ryan Scott, Justin Haywald, and Ryan Higgins.

Direct download: GeekboxRadio_Ep506.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 7:00am PDT

Wherein we discuss the Metal Gear Solid movie, Twitch streaming, Dark Souls Remastered, World of Warcraft, Lost, Pokemon Sword and Shield, the Switch's 2nd anniversary, grinding in RPGs, the exaggerated death of Marvel Comics, Dark Phoenix and the X-Men movie-verse, Steven Spielberg vs. Netflix, and The Suicide Squad. Starring Ryan Scott and Ryan Higgins.

Direct download: GeekboxRadio_Ep505.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 7:00am PDT

Wherein we discuss the retirement of Reggie Fils-Aime, Ice Climbers, the 2019 Academy Awards, Tetris 99, Nintendo Switch Online, streaming on Twitch, the Simpsons' canonical ages, blue Will Smith, bad sitcoms, Bar Rescue, Raspberry Pi advice, and the worst parts of good games. Starring Ryan Scott, Justin Haywald, and Ryan Higgins.

Direct download: GeekboxRadio_Ep504.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 7:00am PDT

Wherein we discuss The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening, Tetris 99, Super Mario Maker 2, Dead by Daylight, Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3: The Black Order, Final Fantasy, Super Mario Bros., Shovel Knight: King of Cards, Amiibo, the Activision Blizzard layoffs, and bad writing in video games, and all the canceled comic book shows. Starring Ryan Scott and Ryan Higgins.

Direct download: GeekboxRadio_Ep503.mp3
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Wherein we discuss Zelda II: The Adventure of Link, early video game sequels, Apex Legends, Windows Solitaire: The RPG, the future of E3, Mister Miracle, Heroes in Crisis, Suicide Squad, Marvel's The Offenders, Aladdin, MacGyvering stuff, and the games that disappointed us. Starring Ryan Scott and Ryan Higgins.

Direct download: GeekboxRadio_Ep502.mp3
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Wherein we discuss The Suicide Squad, Kingdom Hearts 3, Steam games without controller support, Wargroove, Metroid Prime 4, Splatoon 2, Dr. Mario World, creativity vs. bean-counting, Nintendo's 2018 numbers, the deaths of Machinima and Screw Attack, the tepid mediocrity of CBR, the things we got into because of the podcast, physical media, and Army of the Dead. Starring Ryan Scott and Ryan Higgins.

Direct download: GeekboxRadio_Ep501.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 8:00am PDT

Wherein we discuss babby, social media, Pro Hearthstone Strategies with Adam Fitch, adventures in the Magic Kingdom (and Epcot Center), Monster Hunter World, Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, Red Dead Redemption II, Dead Cells, Tetris Effect, Resident Evil 2, the worst Steven Spielberg classic, the Geekbox Awards, Avengers: Infinity War, Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse, Halloween, Glass, Birds of Prey, Detective Pikachu, Chilling Adventures of Sabrina, The Magicians, Doctor Who, Titans, Cobra Kai, Mister Miracle, and Adam's favorite YouTuber. Starring Ryan Scott, Adam Fitch, Justin Haywald, Ryan Higgins, and Alice Liang.

Direct download: GeekboxRadio_Ep500.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 10:29pm PDT

Wherein we discuss the 2019 Australian Open, Mario Tennis Aces, Mario Kart 8, the Fyre Festival, Young Justice, Doom Patrol, Metal Men, the next DC and Marvel movies, Spider-Man: Far from Home, Kieron Gillen, Kingdom Hearts 3, combat systems in games, the open-world glut, and Detective Comics #1000. Starring Ryan Scott and Ryan Higgins.

Direct download: GeekboxRadio_Ep499.mp3
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Wherein we discuss pushing 40, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, confusing movie budgets, Arcade1UP, Spider-Man (minor spoiler warning), Super Mario World 2: Yoshi's Island, Super NES for Switch, New Super Mario Bros. U Deluxe, Overwatch, video games and art, and our 10th anniversary. Starring Ryan Scott and Ryan Higgins.

Direct download: GeekboxRadio_Ep498.mp3
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Wherein we discuss the 1UPocalypse's 10th anniversary, Mario's many jobs, Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, Spider-Man fan fiction, One-Punch Man, Last Year: The Nightmare, Steam vs. Epic, the value of games, The Messenger, Celeste, Aquaman, the pronunciation of Mister Mxyzptlk, and awesome Halloween paintings. Starring Ryan Scott and Ryan Higgins.

Direct download: GeekboxRadio_Ep497.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 7:00am PDT

Wherein we discuss New Year's Eve, Blizzard's axed CFO, the Arcade1UP, Black Mirror: Bandersnatch, Video Power, You Might Be the Killer, Aquaman, the holiday box office, Mary Poppins Returns, Star Wars, and the truth about Santa Claus. Starring Ryan Scott and Ryan Higgins.
Direct download: GeekboxRadio_Ep496.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 2:37pm PDT