The Wrestling world mourns the loss of another all time great. Roderick Toombs, better known to he world as "Rowdy" Roddy Piper has passed away at the age of 61 from cardiac arrest.
Piper will probably be best remember as a longtime rival of Hulk Hogan during the Hulkamania Era of the 1980s, but he had a long history in NWA Territories before that. His Dog Collar Match with Greg Valentine for the US Title at the original Starrcade is still remembered as an all time great match.
Over his ...continue reading
A super sized special show this week! It's so big the panel had to be split into two group! Seth and Crazy Train talk to legendary journalist Mike Mooneyham to talk the NWA Legends Fanfest happening this weekend at The Hilton Charlotte University Place in Charlotte, NC. This is a once in a lifetime chance to see many of the surviving legends and attend an awesome convention.
Meanwhile Norko, Josh, and Jarret talk the Hulk Hogan controversy and how damaging it is not only to Hogan, but WWE ...continue reading
A super sized show this week, as the panel is split into two groups. Norko, Jarret, and Josh talk about the Hulk Hogan controversy and how damaging it is to not only Hogan but WWE as well. They also discuss the news of Summerslam going to four hours (five counting preshow), as well as ROH dropping the prime time showing of ROH. Meanwhile, Seth and crazy Train are joined by legendary journalist Mike Mooneyham to discuss the NWA Legends fanfest happening this weekend in Charlotte.
Marvel's Ant-Man has finally been released in theaters. Was it any good? Did it do justice to the characters? How well did it fit in the Marvel Cinematic Universe? Seth and Train answer all these questions and more with a thorough (and spoiler filled) rundown of the entire movie. Everything from the plot to the cast to easter eggs that you might have missed is discussed. If you liked Ant-Man, you'll find something to like in this podcast. You might even hear about something you didn't see in ...continue reading
It's our final podcast about San Diego Comic Con, and we close out with Marvel news and panels. Seth and Train talk the Agents Of SHIELD, Agent Carter, Deadpool, and X-Men Apocalypse panels, and lament that there was no presence from the other Disney Marvel projects.
On top of that, Train talks a little Walking Dead and Hateful Eight.
Streaming Link courtesy Stitcher
Direct Link - Geekville Episode 95
iTunes Page - Geekville On iTunes
RSS Feed - Geekville RSS Feed
Sponsored ...continue reading
WWE Battleground is in the record books, and The Undertkaer's return is now official. The entire panel reviews the show from the pre-show match all the way through the main event, including a detailed look at the Divas Match. Is there hope for The Divas Division? And how was Undertaker's return handled?
In other WWE news, New Japan legend Jushin Thunder Liger will make his first ever appearance in a WWE ring at the NXT Takeover show. What does this mean for the ROH/New Japan relationship?
And ...continue reading
WWE Battleground is in the history books and the full panel is here to review the show. All the matches, angles and surprises are covered, from the opening match to the return of The Undertaker. And of course the controversial third Cena vs. Owens match. In other news, Jushin Thunder Liger will be making his first ever appearance in a WWE ring, and TNA a Lucha Underground and TNA are in a dispute over Hernandez. All this and more in another fun filled A1 Podcast!
The next in our series of Comic Con News podcasts looks at the DC Entertainment Panels. Specifically the ones from the TV and movie projects: Arrow, Flash, Legends Of Tomorrow, Supergirl, Suicide Squad, and Batman v Superman: Dawn Of Justice. Are the expectations raised or lowered for Suicide Squad and Batman v Superman? What news stood out from the panels?
All this and more in another fun filled Geekville Podcast!
Streaming Link courtesy Stitcher
Direct Link - Geekville Episode ...continue reading
San Diego Comic Con has come and gone and there is a lot of news to go over. Fortunately The Mayor Of Geekville Seth doesn't have to go it alone. Crazy Train joins for an in depth discussion on the Star Wars The Force Awakens panel from Comic Con. All the news and fun information coming out of the panel is discussed, including little nuggets dropped from that cast and crew. This is a fun listen for any Star Wars fan, whether you loved or hated the Prequels, or just enjoyed the movies as popcorn ...continue reading
WWE Announced via Twitter that the legendary Jushin Thunder Liger will appear in the next NXT Takeover event on The WWE Network. No word yet on who is opponent will be. Also no word on whether this is a sign of any ongoing relationship with WWE an New Japan Pro Wrestling.
Liger has appeared stateside in many WCW events throughout the years. He won the WCW Light Heavyweight Title from Brian Pillman in 1991, and wrestled Pillman on the first ever WCW Monday Nitro in 1995.
Throughout his 30 year ...continue reading