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Geek fandom is a vast and constantly growing space, and Variant covers nearly all of it. From the perspective of hosts Arris Quinones and Tim Connolly, this weekly Podcast will be talking Comics, Movies, TV, gaming, and collectibles, as well as the latest geek news, rumors and whatever else they feel like.

Geek fandom is a vast and constantly growing space, and Variant covers nearly all of it. From the perspective of hosts Arris Quinones and Tim Connolly, this weekly Podcast will be talking Comics, Movies, TV, gaming, and collectibles, as well as the latest geek news, rumors and whatever else they feel like.

Location:

United States

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Geek fandom is a vast and constantly growing space, and Variant covers nearly all of it. From the perspective of hosts Arris Quinones and Tim Connolly, this weekly Podcast will be talking Comics, Movies, TV, gaming, and collectibles, as well as the latest geek news, rumors and whatever else they feel like.

Language:

English


Episodes

Episode 22 | The Day The Earth Stood Still

3/24/2020
In this episode, Tim and Arris talk about the COVID-19 pandemic, and how the extreme actions taken to fight it could necessitate major changes for the Comic Book and Entertainment industries. Watch Variant's recommended Episode: Doctor Doom Goes To Hell Subscribe to the Podcast YouTube Channel @ Youtube.com/VariantThePodcast

Duration:00:54:53

Episode 21 | Is High Republic The Future Of Star Wars?

3/14/2020
Today on the Podcast, Arris and Tim address the Coronavirus outbreak, and discuss a myriad of topics, including DC's Three Jokers, Star Wars High Republic, Christian Bale's casting in Thor: Love and Thunder, and more! Watch the Star Wars: High Republic featurette here... http://bit.ly/2INCenM Subscribe to the Podcast YouTube Channel @ Youtube.com/VariantThePodcast

Duration:00:48:42

Episode 20 | Jim Lee Attempts To Address The Situation At DC

3/7/2020
In today's Episode, Tim and Arris comb through Jim Lee's recent comments at C2E2 2020 regarding the future of DC Publishing. Other topics include Donny Cates' comments on Mjolnir malfunctioning in Thor #7, Joker's new love interest, Punchline, and the bright future of comics and Geekdom. Subscribe to the Podcast YouTube Channel @ Youtube.com/VariantThePodcast

Duration:00:44:39

Episode 19 | The DC Publishing Madness Continues

3/5/2020
In today's Podcast, Arris and Tim dive deeper into the state of DC comics, including the recent sudden departure of Co-Publisher Dan Didio. Other topics include, Thor issue #3, Star Wars High Republic, and HBO's series The Outsider. Subscribe to the Podcast YouTube Channel @ Youtube.com/VariantThePodcast

Duration:00:57:20

Episode 18 | New Batmobile Revealed

3/4/2020
In this special episode of Variant of the Podcast, Arris and Tim give their reactions to the reveal of the new Batmobile for Matt Reeves' The Batman'. Subscribe to the Podcast YouTube Channel @ Youtube.com/VariantThePodcast

Duration:00:11:53

Episode #17 | The Batman, Sonic's Big Movie, and Audience Questions

2/28/2020
In today's Podcast, Tim and Arris talk more about the new Batsuit for The Batman, give their thoughts on Sonic's first big movie, as well as Scott Snyder's Death Metal series for DC, and answer some of your questions! Subscribe to the Podcast YouTube Channel @ Youtube.com/VariantThePodcast

Duration:00:50:47

Episode #16 | Are DC & Marvel Getting Ready To Merge?

2/24/2020
In this special episode, Tim and Arris highlight the interesting DC/Marvel Crossover references made in Geoff Johns' Doomsday Clock #12 and Donnie Cates' Thor #2, and how they could relate to the growing rumors surrounding the future of DC Publishing. Recommended Episodes: Superman V. Doctor Manhattan Podcast Episode #4 | DC's 5G Initiative And The Future Of Comics Subscribe to the Podcast YouTube Channel @ Youtube.com/VariantThePodcast

Duration:00:19:18

Highlights | Episode 15 | Why Doomsday Clock Is Among The Greatest Superman Stories Ever Told

2/20/2020
In this highlight clip from Episode 15, Tim and Arris layout why they believe Geoff John's Doomsday Clock series is one of the greatest and most important Superman stories ever told. Subscribe to the Podcast YouTube Channel @ Youtube.com/VariantThePodcast

Duration:00:17:02

Episode 15 | The Biggest Problem With The Birds Of Prey Movie

2/18/2020
Arris and Tim talk about their biggest issues with the Birds of Prey Movie, as well as the epic conclusion to Geoff Johns' Doomsday Clock series. Subscribe to the Podcast YouTube Channel @ Youtube.com/VariantThePodcast

Duration:01:04:48

Episode 14 | Is There A Creative Power Struggle At LucasFilm?

2/10/2020
Arris and Tim give their thoughts on the first teaser for Marvel's The Falcon and Winter Soldier, WandaVision, and Loki series, as well as the Obi-Wan series delay and possible future for the Star Wars franchise. Subscribe to the Podcast YouTube Channel @ Youtube.com/VariantThePodcast

Duration:00:39:33

Episode 13 | Comic Book Characters That Deserve a Movie or TV Series

2/8/2020
Arris and Tim talk about the comic book characters that they would like to see get the live action treatment on either the big or small screen and why. Subscribe to the Podcast YouTube Channel @ Youtube.com/VariantThePodcast

Duration:00:49:40

Episode 12 | The Crisis on Infinite Earths Aftermath

1/30/2020
Arris and Tim discuss the biggest moments from CW's Crisis on Infinite Earths TV event and what impact it might have on the DCEU. Also on the docket is DC's upcoming Batman/Joker war. This Episode Sponsored by RODE Microphones Check out the RODEcaster Pro : https://www.rode.com/rodecasterpro Subscribe to the Podcast YouTube Channel @ Youtube.com/VariantThePodcast

Duration:00:36:40

Episode 11 | The Morbius Effect

1/22/2020
Arris and Tim discuss Sony's upcoming Morbius film and it's revealed crossover with the MCU, as well as their final thoughts on HBO's Watchmen series, Batman #86 introducing a new creative team and story arc, and more. Subscribe to the Podcast YouTube Channel @ Youtube.com/VariantThePodcast

Duration:01:06:00

Episode #10 | The Rise of Skywalker, Thor #1, and The Most Anticipated Things For 2020

1/10/2020
Tim and Arris discuss The Rise of Skywalker, The Mandalorian Finale, Donnie Cates Thor #1, and their most anticipated things coming in 2020. Subscribe to the Podcast YouTube Channel @ Youtube.com/VariantThePodcast

Duration:00:57:16

Episode #9 | Best Things In Geekdom 2019

12/19/2019
Arris and Tim talk about their favorite things from Geekdom in 2019, along with a few honorable mentions. Subscribe to the Podcast YouTube Channel @ Youtube.com/VariantThePodcast

Duration:01:02:19

Episode # 8 | Reactions to Rise of the Resistance, Black Widow, and Wonder Woman 1984

12/13/2019
Arris and Tim talk about their visit to Disney's Galaxy's Edge and experience on the new ride Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance, as well as Black Widow, Wonder Woman 1984, Ghostbusters: Afterlife, and more. Subscribe to the Podcast YouTube Channel @ Youtube.com/VariantThePodcast

Duration:01:04:10

Episode #7 | JSA To Be Introduced In Black Adam Movie?

12/9/2019
Arris and Tim discuss commonly mispronounced names in comics, JSA's possible appearance in the upcoming Black Adam movie, Michael B Jordan's pitch to be the next Superman, Doctor Doom as the possible Villain in Black Panther 2, and more. Subscribe to the Podcast YouTube Channel @ Youtube.com/VariantThePodcast

Duration:01:01:16

Episode #6 | Absolute Carnage Finale, The Mandalorian Assault, & More!

12/2/2019
Arris and Tim discuss Donnie Cates Absolute Carnage series and how it could effect Marvel Comics going forward, as well as that epic Mandalorian battle sequence from Episode #3 "The Sin", Watchmen updates, and more. Subscribe to the Podcast YouTube Channel @ Youtube.com/VariantThePodcast

Duration:01:03:25

Episode #5 - The Mandalorian Is Everything Star Wars Fans Wanted

11/25/2019
Host's Arris Quinones and Tim Connolly discuss why The Mandalorian is everything Star Wars fans wanted, the first look at what Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson could look like as Black Adam, and give more reactions to the ongoing #ReleaseTheSnyderCut movement. Subscribe to the Podcast YouTube Channel @ Youtube.com/VariantThePodcast

Duration:01:10:40

Episode #4 - DC's 5G Initiative and the Future of Comics

11/19/2019
Arris and Tim discuss DC's 5G Initiative and what it could mean for the future of comics, whether The Mandalorian is Disney's Star Wars Reset, Undiscovered Country #1 and much more. Subscribe to the Podcast YouTube Channel @ Youtube.com/VariantThePodcast

Duration:01:19:41