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From the Screeners Podcast Network comes The Next Trek, a Star Trek: Discovery podcast. Star Trek: Discovery, the newest iteration in the over fifty-year history of Star Trek, is taking the entertainment world by storm. As lifelong Trekkies, Chris, Kate, and Tyler will sort out what Discovery will look like on its own and as a piece in the larger tapestry of Star Trek’s legacy. Through this podcast, Star Trek is doing what it’s always done: bringing people together. Each week, they’ll discuss the most recent Discovery episode to air, breaking them down and examining them, but also just enjoying the camaraderie of geekdom. From time to time there will be guests, trivia, news, rumors, interviews, and heated digressions into the depths of Star Trek lore and minutiae.

From the Screeners Podcast Network comes The Next Trek, a Star Trek: Discovery podcast. Star Trek: Discovery, the newest iteration in the over fifty-year history of Star Trek, is taking the entertainment world by storm. As lifelong Trekkies, Chris, Kate, and Tyler will sort out what Discovery will look like on its own and as a piece in the larger tapestry of Star Trek’s legacy. Through this podcast, Star Trek is doing what it’s always done: bringing people together. Each week, they’ll discuss the most recent Discovery episode to air, breaking them down and examining them, but also just enjoying the camaraderie of geekdom. From time to time there will be guests, trivia, news, rumors, interviews, and heated digressions into the depths of Star Trek lore and minutiae.
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From the Screeners Podcast Network comes The Next Trek, a Star Trek: Discovery podcast. Star Trek: Discovery, the newest iteration in the over fifty-year history of Star Trek, is taking the entertainment world by storm. As lifelong Trekkies, Chris, Kate, and Tyler will sort out what Discovery will look like on its own and as a piece in the larger tapestry of Star Trek’s legacy. Through this podcast, Star Trek is doing what it’s always done: bringing people together. Each week, they’ll discuss the most recent Discovery episode to air, breaking them down and examining them, but also just enjoying the camaraderie of geekdom. From time to time there will be guests, trivia, news, rumors, interviews, and heated digressions into the depths of Star Trek lore and minutiae.

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Episodes

Check-In: Most Anticipated TV and Film for Late 2019

9/9/2019
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In this Geek Card Check-In for the week of September 9, 2019, Kate and Tyler talk about what they've been watching and what they're excited to watch for the rest of 2019! Links: * Earthsea TV Show (https://www.tor.com/2019/09/04/a24-is-making-an-ursula-k-le-guin-approved-earthsea-tv-show/) * Joker at The Venice Film Festival (https://deadline.com/2019/09/joker-venice-film-festival-golden-lion-1202728733/) * Anticipated movies of late 2019...

Duration:00:38:47

What We Left Behind (2019)

9/2/2019
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We discuss the Star Trek: Deep Space Nine documentary What We Left Behind (https://ds9documentary.com/), as well as the impact that DS9 has had on each one of us as geeks. Trust us, you want to watch this documentary! Subscribe: iTunes (https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-geek-card-check/id1279475061) | Spotify (https://open.spotify.com/show/0ED7vkMhKwZeiOZd3fIHH0) Social: Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/GeekCardCheck/) | Twitter (https://twitter.com/geekcardcheck) | Instagram...

Duration:01:22:08

Check-In: D23 and Kate's Podcast Recommendations

8/26/2019
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In this Geek Card Check-In, Chris and Kate discuss a plethora of announcements from D23: Disney +: * Ewan McGregor back as Obi-Wan (https://www.ign.com/articles/2019/08/24/obi-wan-kenobi-disney-series-confirmed-with-ewan-mcgregor) * New Mandalorian Trailer (https://www.thewrap.com/mandalorian-trailer-disney-plus-star-wars-jon-favreau/) * Moon Knight (https://www.marvel.com/articles/tv-shows/d23-marvel-studios-moon-knight-on-disney-announced) and She-Hulk...

Duration:00:25:01

The Dark Crystal (1982)

8/19/2019
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Chris and Tyler discuss the Muppet fantasy: The Dark Crystal (1982). Neither of them had seen it before, but with Netflix's prequel series The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance coming out soon, they felt it was high time to watch the original cult classic. Does it pass the Geek Card Check? Subscribe: iTunes (https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-geek-card-check/id1279475061) | Spotify (https://open.spotify.com/show/0ED7vkMhKwZeiOZd3fIHH0) Social: Facebook...

Duration:00:38:18

Check-In: Disney+ and Star Trek Las Vegas 2019

8/12/2019
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On this Check-In for the week of August 12, 2019, Chris and Tyler discuss the Disney+ pricing and packaging with Hulu and ESPN+ (https://www.theverge.com/2019/8/6/20757626/disney-plus-espn-hulu-bundle-price-date-streaming-service). We also discuss the (very few) announcements that came out of Star Trek: Las Vegas 2019 (https://trekmovie.com/2019/08/05/stlv19-star-trek-picard-panel-talks-sevens-new-voice-rikers-return-and-more/). Subscribe: iTunes...

Duration:00:27:07

Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy (2005)

8/5/2019
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Chris and Kate try to help Tyler find the good in the 2005 film Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, and they all rave about their love for the original source material by Douglas Adams, British science fiction, and the meaning of life. The Movie (https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0371724/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1) The Book (https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/386162.The_Hitchhiker_s_Guide_to_the_Galaxy) The TV Series...

Duration:00:47:18

Check-In: The Rook, The Boys, The Witcher, and more!

7/29/2019
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In our Geek Card Check-In for the week of July 28, 2019, Kate and Tyler discuss: * The Expanse's renewal for season 5 (https://variety.com/2019/tv/news/the-expanse-renewed-season-5-amazon-1203282087/) * The Rook (https://www.imdb.com/title/tt7395992/?ref_=m_ttfc_tt) * The Boys (https://readysteadycut.com/2019/07/26/the-boys-season-1-amazon-prime-review/) * The Witcher (https://www.hollywoodreporter.com/live-feed/witcher-footage-wows-hall-h-at-san-diego-comic-con-1224760) * Once Upon a Time...

Duration:00:42:38

Brazil (our long-lost episode!)

7/22/2019
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In a long-lost episode, recorded back when we were The Next Trek Podcast, we were toying around with the Geek Card Check concept and recorded an episode on the acclaimed cult classic film Brazil!

Duration:00:45:00

Supplemental Check-In: Reactions to The Expanse Season 4 and Picard Trailers

7/20/2019
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In this Bonus Geek Card Check-In, Kate and Tyler react to the 2019 San Diego Comic-Con trailers and revelations about The Expanse and Star Trek: Picard. Spoiler alert: we're pretty excited about them! We refer to our previous episodes about Star Trek: Nemesis (https://open.spotify.com/episode/2ZkSQGBq4fH1xjS20XCEbs), The Expanse (Seasons 1 & 2 (https://open.spotify.com/episode/7B4bCODzqJ1Yf9zp25gBWm), and Season 3 (https://open.spotify.com/episode/5MxqSjKgQdTfQFoiMXjz2R)), and our Interview...

Duration:00:24:02

Check-In and Top 3 Introductory SF Films

7/16/2019
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In this week's Geek Card Check-In, Kate updates us on a new space race (https://abcnews.go.com/Technology/wireStory/ahead-2nd-moon-shot-timeline-indias-space-program-64284862), Chris shares a personal story, and Tyler talks about James Bond (https://www.msn.com/g00/en-us/entertainment/story/report-captain-marvel-star-lashana-lynch-will-play-007-in-new-james-bond-film/ar-AAEjDCM?i10c.ua=1&i10c.encReferrer=aHR0cHM6Ly9kdWNrZHVja2dvLmNvbS8%3d&i10c.dv=12) and Ghostbusters...

Duration:00:44:28

Indiana Jones Retrospective

7/8/2019
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Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade turns 30 this year! In honor of that great film, we look back at one of the greatest film series ever made (and Temple of Doom and Kingdom of the Crystal Skull)!

Duration:01:09:11

Check-In: iPad OS beta, Wheel of Time Casting, and Star Trek Updates

7/1/2019
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Kate is back with Chris and Tyler for this week's Geek Card Check-In! Chris tells us about using the new iPad Beta OS and he announces the Halloween sequel, Kate is excited about Rosamund Pike's casting in the upcoming Wheel of Time series, and Tyler gives a whole bunch of Star Trek updates! Links: * Star Trek Updates (https://trekmovie.com/2019/06/18/alex-kurtzman-gives-updates-on-cbs-star-trek-tv-franchise/) * Rosamund Pike in Wheel of Time...

Duration:00:26:23

Child's Play (1988)

6/21/2019
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Chris and Tyler discuss the original 80s slasher film Child's Play in honor of the remake hitting theaters this week! Links: Behind the scenes of the original (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2EUwq9acGB8)

Duration:00:31:55

Check-In: E3 and Doctor Sleep

6/17/2019
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This week Chris and Tyler discuss the major takeaways from E3 2019 and the trailer for Mike Flanagan's Doctor Sleep, adapted from Stephen King's novel of the same name. They talk about video games and Stephen King and horror movies! What could be better? Links: * E3 2019 (https://www.theverge.com/2019/6/14/18678266/e3-2019-biggest-news-google-zelda-xbox-nintendo-avengers-cyberpunk) * Doctor Sleep (https://screencrush.com/doctor-sleep-traile/) * Interview with Mike Flanagan...

Duration:00:26:27

Dark Phoenix and X-Men–Comics, and Adaptations

6/10/2019
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Chris, Kate, and Tyler discuss the world of X-Men Comics and Adaptations–both good and bad. We did our homework this week to give you alternatives to the Dark Phoenix film which just released–it's just the latest in a long line of adaptations of that storyline. We also talk about our favorite comics story arcs, best and worst adaptations, the 1992 X-Men Animated Series and much more! Links: House of M (https://marvel.fandom.com/wiki/House_of_M_(Event)) Magneto: Testament...

Duration:00:52:30

Check-In: WDCC, Rambo V, Good Omens

6/3/2019
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For this week's Geek Card Check-In, we discuss: * Apple's Upcoming WDCC (https://www.theverge.com/2019/5/30/18645624/wwdc-2019-apple-developer-conference-ios-13-mac-os-ipad-watch-apps-rumors) * Good Omens (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Good_Omens_(TV_series)) on Amazon Prime * The Rambo: Last Blood trailer (https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=thRwWOPAfYY) * Chernobyl (https://www.nytimes.com/2019/06/02/arts/television/chernobyl-hbo.html) on HBO * The Chernobyl Companion Podcast...

Duration:00:32:36

Our Geek Origins

5/31/2019
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As we begin the Geek Card Check journey, we thought it would be good to let you in our what has made us the Geeks we are today. Chris' Geek Journey Square One (http://mentalfloss.com/article/51229/remember-square-one) Star Trek TNG (https://memory-alpha.fandom.com/wiki/Star_Trek:_The_Next_Generation) Lois and Clark: the new adventures of Superman (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lois_%26_Clark:_The_New_Adventures_of_Superman) X-Files (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_X-Files) Super Mario...

Duration:01:01:49

Check-In: Picard, Batman, Terminator

5/24/2019
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For our first Geek Card Check-In, we discuss: * The Star Trek Picard Teaser Trailer (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jCyEX6u-Yhs) * The Terminator: Dark Fate Trailer (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f3om4V_-Y0Q): * Robert Pattinson as Batman (https://variety.com/2019/film/news/robert-pattinson-batman-matt-reeves-bruce-wayne-dc-comics-1203125473/) * Oculus Quest (https://www.techradar.com/reviews/oculus-quest-review) * Battlestar Galactica and Stargate SG-1 rewatches * The Children of Blood...

Duration:00:25:23

Supplemental 15: Discovery Season 2 Recap

5/6/2019
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This week, Kate, Chris, and Tyler are joined again by author Keith DeCandido to discuss Star Trek: Discovery Season 2, its highs and lows (honestly, mostly the highs because spoiler alert: we loved the season!) and where we hope season 3 takes us! After this week, we are The Geek Card Check Podcast! Have a listen to our episode introducing our rebrand: https://thenexttrek.fireside.fm/intro-to-gcc Here's where to find Keith on the web: http://decandido.net/ Here's our original interview with...

Duration:01:34:47

Introducing the Geek Card Check Podcast!

5/4/2019
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In this mini-episode (in honor of May the 4th–Star Wars Day!), we announce a change that's coming to The Next Trek Podcast: we're becoming The Geek Card Check Podcast! Let us tell you all about it... We're still on Twitter under a new handle: @GeekCardCheck (https://twitter.com/GeekCardCheck) We're still on Facebook at The Geek Card Check Podcast (https://www.facebook.com/GeekCardCheck/) The name change will arrive a bit more slowly on our Podcast feeds, but it'll come soon! This short and...

Duration:00:11:07