Geekly roundup #3 – warhammer 40k, x-files, and star wars: the last jedi teaser trailer

Geekly Roundup #3 – Warhammer 40k, X-Files, and Star Wars: The Last Jedi Teaser Trailer

What’s up nerds, welcome back to the internet!   This is the third edition of our weekly series, the Geekly Roundup, by Geek Insider. I am your guide, your faithful skipper, your seeing-eye-dog, taking you through all the news fit to print (or write about in a WordPress document) in the world of geek, this past…

Amazon just snagged guillermo del toro’s latest tv pilot ‘carnival row’

Amazon Just Snagged Guillermo del Toro’s Latest TV Pilot ‘Carnival Row’

Guillermo del Toro’s smaller screen projects have a depressing reputation of being dead on arrival, but with the success of the director’s latest television pilot, it looks like del Toro’s luck is turning around. This week, Amazon Studios picked up Carnival Row, a fantasy thriller series set in a retro-future London where a serial killer stalks the streets. Last year,…

The strain s1 e4 “it’s not for everyone” – recap

The Strain S1 E4 “It’s Not For Everyone” – Recap

This summer, FX brings Guillermo del Toro and Chuck Hogan’s The Strain to TV for some creepily delicious vampire horror.  We’re here to bring you our weekly take on just how well the adaptation holds up. Last episode, the series actually reached an unexpected height, ditching its more convoluting elements in lieu of telling a complete story, bringing the CDC team…

The strain s1 e1 ‘night zero’ – recap

The Strain S1 E1 ‘Night Zero’ – Recap

The Strain, by acclaimed director Guillermo del Toro and Chuck Hogan, is a trilogy of novels following the sudden invasion of vampires and the human resistance that results.  Basing much of its lore and monsters in science fiction, the series sets itself apart from the traditionally supernatural elements they were originally created out of.  Because…

Del Toro Pushed to Have the Voice of GlaDOS in Pacific Rim

Guillermo del Toro’s upcoming giant monsters vs. giant robots movie Pacific Rim is nothing short of a geek’s dream come true. But when the first trailer was released last month, the focus of many gamers’ attention was not on the interdimensional monster invasion, but instead on the familiar voice of the film’s A.I. Fans of…