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Join us in the valley of Vanderloo as we explore the worlds of science fiction, fantasy, gaming, toys, and more! For the love of Geekery!

Join us in the valley of Vanderloo as we explore the worlds of science fiction, fantasy, gaming, toys, and more! For the love of Geekery!

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Canada

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Join us in the valley of Vanderloo as we explore the worlds of science fiction, fantasy, gaming, toys, and more! For the love of Geekery!

Language:

English

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705-262-7505


Episodes

The Spice Is Life - 306

9/13/2020
The spice is life for those of you that love Frank Herbert's Dune! On this episode, we have the new Dune trailer, casting news, and more pop culture goodies! Dune 2020 trailer! You've seen the film from 1984. You probably watched the mini series. Now, you can sit down with some spice and see the new film coming soon. The spice is life. LX 2048 trailer. The sun is toxic. It's a scary world. A dying man fights to save his family. Star Trek News! The final trailer for Star Trek Discovery is...

Duration:00:25:33

Black Panther Forever - 305

8/30/2020
Black Panther Forever! Wakanda Forever! Chadwick Boseman Forever! An unexpected tribute to an amazing actor, some podcast updates, trailers and more! The Batman trailer is here! We watch it, we talk about it and give you our views and opinions. Black Adam trailer starring Dwayne 'the Rock' Johnson. It's an animated trailer for a live-action film. At least that's what we think. HBO Max released the trailer for the Snyder cut of Justice League. It's a very strange trailer filled with music...

Duration:01:30:26

Nerd Passion - 304

8/16/2020
Nerd passion, orbital mechanics and fanfare! Star Trek Lower Decks has released 2 episodes so far. Shawn and Josh have a lengthy discussion regarding Josh's feelings on the series so far. 20 Century Fox has a new logo. Now that the company is owned by Disney, the name has changed to 20th Television. We talk about the change for this company and some of the other changes now that Disney owns almost everything. Audio books! Josh tells us a bit about his recent listening. And Christopher...

Duration:01:16:58

Women Crashing Cars - 303

8/9/2020
Women crashing cars, rebooting old sitcoms and Star Trek Lower Decks. Star Trek is back in animated form with Lower Decks. After watching the first episode, Shawn has a few things to say. We have a spoiler-free review. Who's The Boss appears to be getting a sequel series. All the known details are here. As well, we go into a major discussion about sitcoms from the 1980s and 1990s. Ren and Stimpy is being rebooted by Comedy Central. They're also looking to bring back Beavis and Butthead,...

Duration:01:10:32

Yelling Random Things - 302

8/2/2020
We aren't yelling random things, but it could be fun to try! Star Trek Lower Decks premieres this week, Star Trek Picard is coming to blu ray in October, and was just nominated for 5 Emmy Awards. Star Trek Discovery returns to TV on October 15th. Avatar The Last Airbender is breaking records on Netflix. They are going to be coming out with a spinoff book series! Battlestar Galactica is coming to the Peacock. We have the latest information on what the series will consist of. The Witcher...

Duration:00:19:52

Adventure, Meaning and Excitement - 301

7/26/2020
Dragons, Star Trek, time travel, wrestling, Star Wars and celebrity deaths. This week in pop culture is filled with adventure, meaning and salvation. Buckle up! San Diego's ComicCon@Home took place this week. The most exciting news for Star Trek fans is the reveal of the second new animated series. Last week we saw the trailer for Lower Decks coming in August. Now the logo and name for the newest series is here. Star Trek Prodigy will be coming to television sometime in 2021. Helstrom...

Duration:00:40:40

300 Episodes Later...

7/19/2020
300 episodes and more than 6 years later The Rusted Robot Podcast celebrates a milestone. Join us on our podcast adventure as Shawn, Josh and Kitty discuss the week in geek news. Plus, you will hear clips from listeners who help us celebrate 300 episodes later. First, we are catching up with Josh and Kitty. They haven't been on the show in awhile due to Covid-19. Josh talks about his brewing activities and Kitty gives us some behind the scenes comic book store information. As usual, we are...

Duration:00:27:45

THE BOYS Are Back In Town - 299

7/12/2020
The Boys are back in town with a trailer for season 2 of the Amazon Prime smash hit series. It's more of the same exciting action and drama you love, with more violence and mayhem. It's coming on September 4th. Hasbro Pulse has a crowdsourcing fundraiser on its hands. They want you to plunk down $349.99 for an X-Men Legends Marvel's Sentinal figure. It's huge. It requires batteries. And it's going to stand just over 26 inches high. And it's got accessories! Batman world news! The Batwoman...

Duration:00:36:08

Space, Time and Carl Reiner - 298

7/5/2020
Star Wars, Space Force, The 6th Day, Replicas and more! This episode of Rusted Robot Podcast is all about space, time and Carl Reiner! Carl Reiner (1922 - 2020) had a long and successful career. This edition of Celebrity Death of the Week is a bit of a super-sized version. We discuss some of Carl's work, his awards, and then we play a little game where we try to figure out if we have seen or heard of his films. Star Wars rumours recently posited the idea that Lucasfilm wanted to banish the...

Duration:00:50:45

Batman Forever Again - 297

6/28/2020
Batman fever is here! Dungeons and Dragons food, action figures, trailers and more! Michael Keaton is in talks to once again play Batman. He will be playing alongside Ezra Miller's Flash in the Flashpoint movie. In Wrestling news, after 30 years in the busness, the Undertaker retires. But is this really the end for him? Gremlins 3 may or may not be a thing. With no official greenlight or release date, it could eventually be a reboot or a sequel. In reality, there is no official news of...

Duration:00:23:10

Dads of Science Fiction - 296

6/21/2020
Top 10 dads of science fiction and fantasy. We have the list of the best dads in science fiction, but we also talk about some of the worst dads as well! Who made the list? Do you have a favourite father of sci-fi? The teaser trailer for Zack Snyder's cut of Justice League has been released. We have a few details of the upcoming HBO Max film. Star Trek updates of the week! Season 2 of Picard will be sure to feature more of Starfleet. Lower Decks will be PG-13, and possible feature some of...

Duration:00:48:34

Sky Full Of Stars - 295

6/14/2020
Was The Dukes of Hazzard a racist show? On this week's Rusted Robot Podcast we take a look at some of what is happening around the world. NASCAR bans the Confederate flag. The Duke boys are facing criticism, but were they a tool of racism? What about sexism and fat shaming? Saturday morning cartoons of the 1960s, 70s, 80s and 90s. If you love cartoons from that era, you will love the Best Saturdays of Our Lives Podcast! Bill and Ted Face the Music. The first teaser trailer is here. Wonder...

Duration:00:43:49

Collecting Collectibles - 294

6/7/2020
Talking about collecting and collectibles on this week's episode. We also discuss some current events, but don't get too deep into that. Leaving that for the well informed experts is the best solution. The Looney Tunes are getting rebooted and there are too many changes to the characters. Mortal Kombat 11 allows you to play Robocop and the Terminator. The collecting collectibles segment is filled with fun stories, history and information. Talking about action figures, ornaments, art work,...

Duration:00:12:04

Bob and Doug Go To SpaceX - 293

5/31/2020
Bob and Doug go to SpaceX! SpaceX is the first private company to launch astronauts into space and dock with the International Space Station. Monkeys in India break out of a lab with stolen Covid-19 blood samples. This is like a scene from Planet of the Apes. A bizarre metal skull of unknown origin is discovered in Maine. We don't know the date of manufacture or where it came from. The Cosmic Pizza Podcast is coming soon! Pop Culture Viewing: he 100Space ForceInto The NightTrailer Park...

Duration:00:52:14

Strange New Worlds - 292

5/24/2020
Star Trek, Gargoyles, Vampires, Star Wars, and more... Star Trek Strange New Worlds is bringing us more Captain Pike. We have waited a year for this exciting news and now it is official! Anson Mount returns as Pike for some episodic adventures aboard the original USS Enterprise. The Batwoman CW series is facing an uncertain future as Ruby Rose leaves the title character after the first season. The Mandalorian casts Katie Sackhoff as Bo-Katan Kryze. She will appear in the second season...

Duration:00:19:11

Living Forever Like Tardigrades - 291

5/10/2020
Rusted Robot Radio returns with another fact-filled edition. Demolition Man, The Mandalorian, National Treasure and more! Cancelled and renewed TV shows of 2020. We have the list of everything you have or have not been watching. Temuera Morrison, who played Jango Fett in Star Wars: Attack of the Clones, will play Boba Fett in Season 2 of Disney+'s The Mandalorian. Demolition Man 2 is in the works. Sylvester Stallone dropped this bombshell at a recent Q&A. There are no details on the plot...

Duration:00:26:08

Geek Walk, Nerd Talk, Dalek - 290

5/3/2020
Geek walk, nerd talk, Dalek! It's another experimental episode of The Rusted Robot Podcast. As of late, there hasn't been any new pop culture to talk about. That's a difficult situation for a current events pop culture podcast to find itself in. So what's a podcast host to do? Time to try some new and different things to keep the masses entertained! You're all in for a treat this week. I've taken the show on the road, so to speak. While delivering the mail this week, I plugged in my headset...

Duration:00:43:14

A Trek Through Time - 289

4/26/2020
It's always a good time for time travel. Welcome to a very special episode of The Rusted Robot Podcast. Sit down, strap in, and get ready to break the temporal prime directive. Join Shawn, Dan and Paul as they attempt to journey to the city on the edge of forever. On this episode we take a look behind the scenes of recording a podcast episode. In this case, you will hear the raw audio as Shawn, Dan and Paul record an episode of the Temporal Trek Podcast. If you're not listening to Dan's new...

Duration:01:27:27

Be Normal; Don't Be Weird - 288

4/19/2020
The power of Skype compels us! Shawn and Josh use the magic of technology to join forces as if they were in the same room. There's still not a huge amount of things going on in the world of pop culture, but we find enough stuff to talk about to bring you nearly an hour's worth of entertainment! Join us on this magical journey! We're talking about what we have been up to as late, and this leads us into so many topics. San Diego Comic-Con is now officially cancelled. We may or may not be...

Duration:00:49:29

Favourite Movie Robots - 287

4/12/2020
Favourite pop culture robots from the movies! This week we bring you a blast from the past. Long ago, in the early days of the podcast, Shawn had a different co-host. She was his wife. One day, they decided to do a guest spot on the Treks In SciFi Podcast. This is that episode. Sit back and take a deep dive into the archives. This episode is from 2014. Shawn and Brigitte count down their 10 favourite pop culture robots that came from the movies. You'll also be treated to the quirky nature...

Duration:01:05:43