MCU Challenge #6 – Avengers Assemble

Now we arrive at the big one! Or at least the big one for the time. Film 6 in the MCU Challenge is Avengers Assemble, the first team up film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. So far we have seen the core characters getting their individual outings but it was all working towards this. AA … Continue reading MCU Challenge #6 – Avengers Assemble


MCU Challenge #5 – Captain America: The First Avenger

We're steadily moving through the list and now we come to the one that ignited my personal love for the MCU, Captain America: The First Avenger. Cap has for years been my favourite Marvel character, upon hearing he was going to be getting his own film I couldn't have been happier. I was a little … Continue reading MCU Challenge #5 – Captain America: The First Avenger

Eric Bulmer – A Tribute

The Geekstalkers are friends. We may never have met each other in person but we have shared so many aspects of our lives that I'd like to think we know each other very well. Most conversations start with something geeky but they soon evolve into friendly banter, inside jokes and I'm sure I'm not alone … Continue reading Eric Bulmer – A Tribute

MCU Challenge #4 – Thor

The fourth (or should that be Thorth) instalment of the MCU challenge is 2011's Thor directed by Kenneth Branagh and starring Chris Hemsworth and the titular character with Natalie Portman's Jane Foster, Tom Hiddleston's Loki and Anthony Hopkins Odin supporting. I will say this from the off, Thor has long been my least favourite of … Continue reading MCU Challenge #4 – Thor

MCU Challenge #3 – Iron Man 2

We now arrive at the first sequel in the MCU, Iron Man 2 (2010). Following the success of Iron Man it was inevitable a sequel would arrive eventually and the threads were starting to show connecting the new characters coming from Marvel Studios. Tony Stark and Stark Industries made appearances in Bruce Banner's first MCU … Continue reading MCU Challenge #3 – Iron Man 2

MCU Challenge #2 – The Incredible Hulk

The second instalment in the MCU also came in 2008 in the form of The Incredible Hulk. Unlike Iron Man, it was not the first live-action film for this character, Ang Lee's Hulk (2003) starring Eric Bana was not well received, so much so that it was pretty much discarded entirely prior to bringing the … Continue reading MCU Challenge #2 – The Incredible Hulk

Geeks Talk #23 – A Look Forward to 2018

The Geeks are back after Christmas and looking forward to what's coming in 2018 to entertain today's Geek. Film, TV and videos are on topic and Dave we have the return of a Jack and the Geeks Talk game! How will it go? Only time and you listening will tell! Download now on ITune, Podbean … Continue reading Geeks Talk #23 – A Look Forward to 2018