All New Showcase
Comics, movies, TV shows -- it's like having a comic shop argument with your best friends.
Week in Geek #22: Chase Flies Solo With Blake having technical issues, Chase goes it alone for the first post-season Week in Geek!
Direct download: week_in_geek_22.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 8:45pm CDT

At the Movies Episode 5: Terminator-Salvation We promised a review, and here it is! In this At the Movies quickie, Chase, Blake and the gang take in the fourth film in the franchise and give our thoughts. Spoilers exist, but not many.
Direct download: ATM5Terminator4.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 5:17pm CDT

Episode 120: The Terminator The movie season is in high gear now, and this week's big release is Terminator: Salvation. To prepare for the movie, the Showcase gang converged on the home of Mike "I Left My Heart in 2029" Bellamy for a marathon of the first three Terminator movies and the pilot episode of Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles. The boys talk about the films and show, discuss the property in comics, and pre-hash the new movie. Come back on Tuesday for our review of Terminator: Salvation! In the picks this week, Blake enjoyed the first issue of Olympus and Chase provides the graphic novel pick, Hellblazer: Original Sins. WARNING: This podcast contains frequent terrible Arnold Schwarzenegger impersonations. Parental Discretion is advised. Write us with comments, suggestions, picks of the week, "Ask Chase Anything" questions, or anything else at!

Music provided by the Podshow Podsafe Music Network.
Direct download: Ep._120_Terminator.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 1:08pm CDT

Week in Geek #21: Blake and Chase's Big Ol' Incident Week in Geek returns! This week, the guys pick apart the season finale of Lost, "The Incident." People who want to remain Lost-free can skip from 6:10 to 42:20 on their iTunes, and join us as we discuss the end of the TV season, which shows got picked up, and what some of our new favorites are. Plus: the winner of the Battle For the Cowl wager is revealed (in a spoiler-free fashion)! Special thanks to Monty for the new Week in Geek logo!
Direct download: Week21.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 9:44pm CDT

Episode 119: Return of the Showcase Tangent We haven't done one since October, and that's way too long. It's the return of the Showcase Tangent! This week the guys bounce from topic to topic with no rhyme or reason, answering your e-mails, and going where the discussion takes us. Flash: Rebirth! The new DC pulp heroes including Doc Savage! Kevin Smith on The Green Hornet! The great Star Trek debate! Dark Avengers! And lots, lots more in this giant-sized episode! In the picks this week, Blake loves the first issue of The Unwritten, Chase loves every issue of The Walking Dead, and Mike has been waiting 15 years to love Power Girl! This week's graphic novel pick: Fallen Angel Vol. 6: Cities of Light and Dark. Write us with comments, suggestions, picks of the week, "Ask Chase Anything" questions, or anything else at!

Music provided by the Podshow Podsafe Music Network.
Direct download: Ep._119_Tangent.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 9:50pm CDT

Episode 118.5: NOLA Comic-Con 2009 Part Three  It's time for the third and final part of our coverage of the 2009 NOLA Comic-Con! This week, the boys walk the convention floor to talk to R.J. Carter, creator of Vampire Brat, Kevin Johnson of Strange City Heroes, and legendary comic book inker John Dell. The guys also chat to some of the fans, a few vendors selling off chunks of their own personal collections, and wrap it up with a chat with convention organizer Ronnie Prudhomme. Don't forget, this Sunday will be a new Showcase Tangent episode! Send us your e-mails on any topic at all to!
Direct download: NolaCon3.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 6:00pm CDT

At the Movies Episode 4: Star Trek It's the number one movie in the country, and it's setting franchise records all over, but the question everyone from Hollywood to the Klingon Empire has been asking is: what do the 2 in 1 Showcase geeks think of the new Star Trek movie? This week you get two reviews in one! First up, Blake, Mike, Kenny and Daniel give you a perspective from the moderate fans of the series. Then, buckle up as Chase flies solo on the hardcore fan's opinion.
Direct download: ATM4StarTrek.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 4:34pm CDT

Episode 118: Star Trek With a major motion picture hitting this week, Blake and Chase got together online to record a look at the past, present, and future of Star Trek. The guys talk about all incarnations of the franchise, their favorite and least favorite episodes and series, the history of Trek in comics, and why Chase is dreading the movie Blake is looking forward to. Come back on Tuesday for our thoughts on the film! In the picks this week, Chase loved Buck Rogers #0 and Blake finally makes his Free Comic Book Day pick, Ressurrection #0. Our graphic novel pick of the week: The Complete Peanuts: 1971 to 1972. Write us with comments, suggestions, picks of the week, "Ask Chase Anything" questions, or anything else at!

Music provided by the Podshow Podsafe Music Network.
Direct download: Ep.118StarTrek.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 11:27pm CDT

Episode 117.5: NOLA Comic-Con 2009 Part Two It's time for part two of our three-part podcast from the floor of the 2009 NOLA Comic-Con! In this installment, the boys interview the publisher of Creeping Hemlock Press, the gang from Mass Casualty Comics, former Superman and Youngblood artist Derec Donovan, and creator of Dice Jockies, Charlie Brown! Come back in a few days for our Star Trek episode and review podcast, and next week, part three of the NOLA Comic-Con! And don't forget to visit out new CafePress store! E-mail us at
Direct download: NolaCon2.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 7:21pm CDT

Week in Geek #20: My Follow the Leader This week, Blake and Chase weep like little girls over the final episode of Scrubs. Then, it's time to get into the latest episode of Lost, Follow the Leader. (If you want to remain Lost-free, skip from 7:35 to 25:25 on your iPod!) After the Lost chat, the guys talk about the newly-greenlit Deadpool and Wolverine 2, give a few more thoughts about X-Men Origins: Wolverine, and Blake explains how has broken his heart, just a little. Contact us at!
Direct download: Week20.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 10:42pm CDT

At the Movies Episode 3: X-Men Origins-Wolverine 2 in 1 Showcase at the Movies returns! Actually, we just decided to start using the title for our movie review bonus episodes. But we're putting out two regular episodes a week now, take what you can get, folks. Anyway, this weekend Chase, Blake, Kenny, and the Mooch took in X-Men Origins: Wolverine. Give it a click to find out our thoughts -- and be warned, spoilers abound.
Direct download: ATM3Wolverine.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 5:04pm CDT

Episode 117: Free Comic Book Day 2009 Geek Christmas comes once again, as the Showcase boys go to Free Comic Book Day 2009! The guys camped out at BSI Comics in Metairie, Louisiana for the day, talking to the fans, handing out free comics, and generally having a blast! In this episode, the guys manage to find time to talk about Blackest Night #0 and this week's Final Crisis: Legion of 3 Worlds #4, they go through a few more of this year's free samplings, and host the first-ever live Ask Chase Anything Challenge! Listen as fans of all ages try to summon a question Chase can't answer, hear the one question that succeeded, and witness the beginning of Chase's potential intellectual property lawsuit when a bad joke goes horribly awry! And if that wasn't enough, the guys find time to talk to Kurt Amacker, writer of the new Seraphemera Books horror comic Dead Souls! How good is Dead Souls? It's Alan Moore-approved! Write us with comments, suggestions, picks of the week, "Ask Chase Anything" questions, or anything else at!

Music provided by the Podshow Podsafe Music Network.
Direct download: Ep.117_FCBD2009.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 2:43pm CDT

Week in Geek #19: Lost 100, Chuck, Heroes, and More! This week was the 100th episode of Lost, and the guys are here to dish on the tale of Daniel Faraday. For those of you who want to skip the Lost chat, start listening at 19:20 on your dial while we delve into the season finales of Chuck and Heroes, and talk about the upcoming Star Trek movie and the recent Countdown prequel comic book. Chase talks about a trailer that got him excited and another that broke his heart, and Blake is jazzed at this week's announcement of the possible 7th Son motion picture! All this plus a DVD release rundown in your Week in Geek! E-mail us at!
Direct download: Week19.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 10:18pm CDT