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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: Princess Leia Reflections, Star Wars news, and AppleTV+

11/12/2019
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In this week's Geek Card Check-In, Chris and Kate reflect on Princess Leia and the loss of Carrie Fisher. They also share some Star Wars news, Chris reviews AppleTV+, and Kate reviews Happy Death Day. Links: * https://www.tor.com/2019/11/07/leia-was-originally-going-to-be-the-last-jedi-in-star-wars-the-rise-of-skywalker-says-todd-fisher/ * https://time.com/5720323/billie-lourd-princess-leia-essay-carrie-fisher/ *...

Duration:00:26:27

Check-In: New TV, Dark Fate, Podcasts, and eBooks

11/4/2019
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In our Check-In for the week of November 3, 2019, Kate and Tyler talk about basically everything, including a follow-up on Terminator: Dark Fate, as well as: New & Upcoming Fall TV: * Jack Ryan Season 2 * Daybreak Season 1 * The Morning Show and AppleTV * Man in the High Castle Final Season: Nov 15 * The Crown Season 3: Nov 17 Book News: * Starless Sea by Erin Morgenstern, of The Night Circus, Nov 5 * Andromeda Evolution by Daniel H Wilson, sequel to Andromeda Strain by Michael Crichton,...

Duration:00:47:33

Terminator (1984) & T2: Judgment Day (1991) Review

10/28/2019
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In anticipation of the upcoming Terminator: Dark Fate, we discuss Terminator and T2: Judgment Day and our hopes and fears for the new installment in the series. Also, Tyler is grumpy. 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:01:02:11

Rick & Morty and Our Halloween Recommendations

10/21/2019
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In which Kate potentially sells her soul to cooperate with Chris and Tyler as they recommend some non-traditional, geeky Halloween content for consumption. Kate and Tyler also make Chris' dreams come true by watching a few episodes of Rick & Morty–what will their verdict be? Will they love it? Will they hate it? Wait and see. Subscribe: iTunes (https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-geek-card-check/id1279475061) | Spotify (https://open.spotify.com/show/0ED7vkMhKwZeiOZd3fIHH0) Social:...

Duration:00:51:51

Short Treks 202: "The Trouble With Edward"

10/14/2019
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Chris and Tyler do a brief Check-In and then talk about the newest Star Trek: Short Treks episode: "The Trouble With Edward." 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 (https://www.instagram.com/geekcardcheck/)

Duration:00:26:27

Short Treks 201: "Q & A"

10/7/2019
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Kate and Tyler discuss ALL the trailers coming out of New York Comic Con 2019 (links below) as well as the newest Short Trek: "Q & A (https://youtu.be/4tCdDihtMAY)" starring Ethan Peck and Rebecca Romijn. Links: * Lost in Space (https://youtu.be/pdwBMPKUV3E) Season 2 Trailer * [The Expanse](https://youtu.be/0-QBzYfKR8)_ Season 4 Trailer * Star Trek: Picard (https://youtu.be/FySrgrKJguE) Trailer * Star Trek: Discovery Season 3 (https://youtu.be/46ec8WnBHes) Trailer Subscribe: iTunes...

Duration:00:49:32

Check-In: Zelda for Switch, A24 Books, Ad Astra, and much else

9/30/2019
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In our Geek Card Check-In for the week of Septemper 30, 2019, the Geeks are in rare form, talking books, movies, games, upcoming shows, and a wide range of other topics. Links: * A24 Books (https://www.theverge.com/platform/amp/2019/9/26/20886012/a24-moonlight-ex-machina-witch-books-limited-edition-release-date) * Inside Bill's Brain (https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=aCv29JKmHNY) * Link's Awakening (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_U-_XfDGgDw) for Switch * Apple Arcade...

Duration:00:34:43

Ex Machina (2014)

9/23/2019
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We cover 2014's Ex Machina, the first outing by writer-director Alex Garland (writer of Sunshine, 28 Days Later, 20 Weeks Later, The Beach), as well as AI in film and the deep philosophy put forth by this film. 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:01:08:35

Check-In: Wheel of Time, Apple TV+, and Recommendations

9/16/2019
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This week on The Geek Card Check, we Check-In with Kate and Chris on a wide range of topics! Orphan Black continues on Serial Box as an audio production Release date and shows coming with Apple TV + Wheel of Time has begun filming in Prague The Watch from Terry Pratchett has casting news There are 20 Super Nintendo games available now included in Nintendo Switch Online Chris also recommends a Secret Hitler board game and Recursion, a novel by Blake Crouch Subscribe: iTunes...

Duration:00:25:40

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