Listen to our podcasts! This time we talk about Star Trek, Star Wars, and then Star Trek again. Follow the links in the titles.
Live in front of a fabulous studio audience at Magic City Con 2016: RevSF's Joe Crowe along with the Cosmic Potato podcast presented the most important discussion anyone can have. Who would win between Star Trek and Star Wars characters?"
We held a tournament where they fought it out, mano on Greedo, until only one remained. The audience decided the winners by discussion and yelling.
Listen as learned individuals conduct serious discussions on the most important debate of our times.
Magic City Con
The adventures in the new Star Trek universe continue! But this time, without JJ at the helm, and with a script by fan favorite Simon Pegg! Will a story by one of our favorite geeks get classic Trek fans back on board? Or will the action focus of new director Justin Lin just make them furious? RevNews hosts Gary Mitchel
and Tegan Hendrickson
" beam aboard Trek fans Kasey Ryan
, Michael Falkner
, and Sue Kisenwether
" to discuss these questions and many more!
Listen in as they talk about their thoughts on the reboot universe so far; the pain of Star Trek: Nemesis; how they felt after the first trailer; Kacey covers how we're an accident prone species; what (little) is known of the plot so far; the tragic loss of Anton Yelchin; the controversy over Sulu's orientation & why representation matters; how to honor Gene while not putting him on a pedestal; drawing the line at shenanigans when they involve BB-8; the gatekeeping of Rihanna & other female fans; their love for Idris Elba; the movies and shows they have to share with Kacey and their favorites of the Trek movies.
The RevolutionSF RevNews theme music is "20 Minutes of Oxygen" by Darkest of the Hillside Thickets. Find them at Thickets.net.
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