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2016 Summer Movie Draft

Episode 62 featured the 2nd annual Summer Movie Draft (you can listen to the episode here).  Here are the results of the draft:

Jared – Finding Dory, Ghostbusters, Star Trek Beyond

Brandon – Warcraft, The Conjuring 2, Free State of Jones

Michael – Jason Bourne, Suicide Squad, The Founder

Marty – Independence Day Resurgence, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows, Pete’s Dragon

We also have listener picks as well:

Dan Marsh – The Secret Life of Pets, Central Intelligence, The Legend of Tarzan

Bryon Welch – The Secret Life of Pets, Ice Age: Collision Course, Ben-Hur

We will be keeping track of opening weekend gross, total domestic gross and total worldwide gross.  The person who has the three films with the highest total will be the winner for this year.  Will Marty repeat or will there be a new champ?

RR 58 – Disney Live Action Remakes, StarFox Zero Review, Amazon Prime Changes, & More!

Welcome to what may very well be the last ever episode of Reactor Radio, as Jared and Marty appear posed to have a Captain America/Iron Man-style Civil War over Marty’s blatant disregard, disdain, and dislike of the legendary pilot Poe Dameron!

Despite that, this episode features a couple of brand new Reactor Songs, and a whole bunch of topics including:

Disney announces a bunch of new live action movies

Marty likes StarFox Zero, and tells the haters where to go

Amazon Prime has rolled out some new pricing schemes and some very questionable video game sales tactics

Nathan Fillion is in Guardians of the Galaxy!

And much more

RR 52 – The M&M Show!

This week Marty and Michael power the Reactor Radio and bring you a special episode full of Mirth, Merryment, Machismo, Marzipan, the scent of rich Mahogany, Masterful discourse and other lovely “M”s.

Topics on this week’s show include:  Nintendo Direct reactions, the casting of J.K. Simmons as Commissioner Gordon, the success of Walt Disney Animations Studios with Zootopia and more

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RR 50 – New Android Flagships, Star Wars Land Details, Incomplete Video Games, Zelda’s 30th

“I’m FIFTY!”

That’s right, Reactor Radio Podcast has somehow made it to 50 episodes! It’s been a wild ride, sometimes awesome, sometimes rocky, sometimes here and sometimes not… but the Core Reactors are so thankful for your ears and your support!

Topics this week include the unveiling of the LG G5 (with “Magic Slot”) and the Galaxy S7’s, Harrison Ford mumbles some new Star Wars Land details, Marty hates Video Games that charge full price by skimp on content, Legend of Zelda turns 30, and a whole ton of listener questions from Reactor Network!

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RR 33 – Special Guest Liz from NerdInTheCity.com! Star Wars chat, Dr. Who, Mario Maker, much more!

The Core Four Reactors are joined this week by the amazing Liz Tailor, known on the Internets for her blog NerdInTheCity.com and the extremely fun YouTube series Cross Country Nerds!

 

Liz brings her passion for Star Wars and all things nerdy to the show this week to React to various topics, including: Jenna Coleman departing Doctor Who, the sad ending of the Star Wars Expanded Universe we all knew and loved, Mario Maker on Nintendo quickly becoming the new Reactor Radio addiction, Disney news including a new trailer for The Jungle Book and a new sequel for Mary Poppins, Kingdom Hearts 3’s never ending tease, the new Creed Trailer, the new $50 Amazon Fire Tablet, new Shovel Knight DLC, and SO MUCH MORE!

 

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Core Reactors:  Marty Estes, Michael Burgett, Brandon Smith, Jared Wallin

Auxiliary Reactor:  Liz Tailor

RR 29: Reacting to all the D23 Reveals!

All four Core Reactors are online this week reacting to all of the huge Disney reveals at the D23 Expo in Anaheim last weekend! Star Wars Land, Rogue One Casting, new Marvel movies, and much much more!

Plus, brief discussion on how horribly wrong Fantastic Four went, Quick Reactions and much more on this week’s Reactor Radio Podcast!

 

Core Reactors:  Brandon Smith, Michael Burgett, Marty Estes, Jared Wallin

RR 26: Looking forward to the rest of 2015, Live Action Remake Trend & more!

All Four Cores were briefly online this week before Brandon exploded in a blaze of 8-bit glory after being attacked by the Krampus. We shall miss him.

 

We chat about the things left in 2015 that we are most looking forward to, debate Disney’s newfound love of making live action remakes of their animated classics, talk about Gen*Con, the upcoming Samsung Galaxy Note 5, and Jurassic World’s ever-bigger box office take.

 

Come join us for fun and whimsy on episode 26!

 

Core Reactors:  Brandon Smith (briefly), Marty Estes, Michael Burgett, Jared Wallin

Episode 24 – Flyin’ Solo

We’re back for another exciting episode of Reactor Radio!  After a week off, it’s time for a new episode.  However, with Jared under the weather & Marty and Brandon out of town, it’s Mikey flying solo this week for episode 24.  However, there’s some big news this week to react to and he dives into some of it.

Topics include casting of Elecktra for Daredevil season 2, the Sherlock Christmas Special, the new Star Wars app on iOS & Android, updates on Batman v. Superman & the rumored new standalone Batman film as well as LEGO Dimensions with Doctor Who as well as the the premiere date for the new season of Who!

Core Reactors:  Michael Burgett

Episode 20 – Summer Movie Draft

It’s Summer movie season!  And with that, the Core Four are back to make their choices of what summer movies (post Memorial Day) will do the best at the box office.  That and more are addressed in this week’s episode of Reactor Radio:

Topics include:

Summer Movie Draft – Find out why Marty, Jared, Brandon and Michael picked the movies they selected.  Which ones were they excited about? Which ones are they apprehensive about?

Star Wars Comic Bombshell – Find out the thoughts on the big reveal from Star Wars #6

All New All Different Marvel – New images for Marvel’s new comics push post Secret Wars.  We discuss what we think and speculate on the future of Marvel comics based on this

Quick Reactions include – Fallout 4 news, Planetside 2 for PS4, Splatoon review & news of Star Wars mobile game Star Wars Uprising

Core Reactors:  Michael Burgett, Marty Estes, Brandon Smith, Jared Wallin

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What went wrong with Tomorrowland? Ranking the Star Wars saga, Google I/O, Casting Rumors, Twitch bans, & more!

Three out of four ain’t too bad, right? The Core Four returns this week as the Original Three, as Brandon, Michael and Jared React to the happenings of the last week.

Topics include:

Whatever happened to Tomorrowland? And the Memorial Day box office?

In honor of the 35th Anniversary of The Empire Strikes Back and the 10th Anniversary of Revenge of the Sith, we rank the 6 Star Wars saga films and explain why we put them in that order.

Quick Reactions include Twitch banning Adults-Only games, Google I/O announcements, movie casting rumors, and more!

 

Core Reactors:  Brandon Smith, Michael Burgett, Jared Wallin

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Simon Pegg: Geek Jesus or Judas? E3 Video Game Anticipation, RetroActive look at the 25th Anniversary of TV Shows, & more!

Simon Pegg (of Star Trek, Spaced, Run Fatboy Run, Shaun of the Dead fame) had some not-so-flattering things to say about the state of Geek and Popular Culture, and we of course have some strong REACTIONS to it!

We also discuss the confirmed and rumored and hoped for video games at this year’s upcoming E3 Video Game Conference. Will we get details on Fallout 4 and Kingdom Hearts 3?!

Mikey leads us on a RetroActive journey back to the year 1990 as we look at the 25th anniversary of some of our favorite TV Shows.

Quick Reactions include:

Nintendo’s horrible World Championships strategy

Jared’s on his way to Star Wars Weekends at Walt Disney World, and we reveal some awesome information about an upcoming guest! (It’s a big deal, folks!)

DC Comics is fighting with… Rhianna?!

Sony announces a Bloodborne expansion, and more!

 

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Episode 11 – Full House Reboot? Disney Live-Action Reboots? Nintendo Direct News! Sony buys On-Live! More!

The Core Reactors return this week with tons of Reactin’ goodness for ya!

Topics this week include:

News that Netflix is considering a Full House Reboot,

Disney announces live-action reboots of Mulan and Winnie the Pooh,

Nintendo has a new Direct with lots of news and LOTS of angry Amiibo fans,

Star Wars Celebration invite list keeps growing,

Mark Hamill returns to The Flash,

Elite Dangerous hits Xbox, and more!
Core Reactors:  Brandon Smith, Michael Burgett, Jared Wallin, Marty Estes

Episode 8 – Disney News, Star Wars Rogue One, Ghostbusters franchise, more!

The Core Reactors are back this week with a TON of awesome news to React to!

Topics include:

Ghostbusters gets a second movie announced, it’s own cinematic universe!

Disney announces Frozen 2, Star Wars: Rogue One, the release date for Star Wars Episode VIII, a possible Hollywood Studios name change, and more!

The real Cobra Commander got the key to the city of Springfield! For real!

All of this and much more on this episode of the Reactor Radio Podcast!

Core Reactors:  Brandon Smith, Michael Burgett, Marty Estes, Jared Wallin