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Robot Kraken Ep 81 Now Available: Android Dreams and Nerdish Teams

Your intrepid hosts this episode, Wrong Rocket and Deeply Dapper talk news and entertainment on the eve of a new year!

Stream the show in Apple Podcasts or your app of choice, or download  here from deeplydapper.com or here directly!

NOTE: Make sure you are set to download this podcast regularly. Apple iTunes users will discover the app tends to stall downloads if you either haven’t listened in awhile or we haven’t posted a show in a few weeks. Don’t have that FOMO… make yours RK!

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Robot Kraken Ep 81 Now Available: Android Dreams and Nerdish Teams

Segments and Notes:

Sucking the Monkey:

  • Kris- Wassail with brandy
  • Mike- Cheerwine
  • Thom- Great coffee… and HOT! /// Also Arnold Palmer

Red Sky Roundup:

As we started last episode, we are giving each item a rating. Like it? Red Tentacle [R] ! Hate it? Black Octopus [B] !  Grey Kraken [G] for ambivalence. Three IS the magic number. Listen to the show to see how we landed…

Robot Review:

WandaVision

Planned Plundering:

  • Kris- Immortals: Phoenix Rising,
  • Mike- God of War IV, Far Sector. Expanse
  • Thom- The Black Hole, Lupin III: The I, PS5 Stuffs, Making of Expanse, Ty and Franck

Rum-Fueled Recommendations:

  • Kris- Lower Decks, Dead Man’s Bones, Punk Town
  • Mike- Eternals #1, Tarterus, Scouts Honor, Underwater
  • Thom- Umbrella Academy, Expanse S05, Raised by Wolves, Mr. Mayor
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Robot Kraken Ep 80 Now Available: We’re Gonna Need a Bigger Bag

Feel the awesome: a full compliment of hosts this episode, featuring Deeply Dapper, Begin Again Blake, Narrative Mic and Wrong Rocket!

Stream the show in Apple Podcasts or your app of choice, or download  here from deeplydapper.com or here directly!

NOTE: Make sure you are set to download this podcast regularly. Apple iTunes users will discover the app tends to stall downloads if you either haven’t listened in awhile or we haven’t posted a show in a few weeks. Don’t have that FOMO… make yours RK!

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Robot Kraken Ep 80 Now Available: We’re Gonna Need a Bigger Bag

Segments and Notes:

Sucking the Monkey:

  • Blake- grapefruit juice
  • Mike- water and lime
  • Thom- Lemonade, that pure, refreshing drink

Red Sky Roundup:

As we started last episode, we are giving each item a rating. Like it? Red Tentacle [R] ! Hate it? Black Octopus [B] !  Grey Kraken [G] for ambivalence. Three IS the magic number. Listen to the show to see how we landed…

  • Trailers:

History of Swear Words

Savage

  • Marvel:

Pom joins Thor (which makes everything better) 

Marvel Legends announced

Thomas Jane wants to direct a Punisher film with Jon Bernthal

She Hulk a 30 min legal comedy (unless they are lying to us)

Zack Snyder’s dream Marvel film: Elektra Lives because of course

  • DC:

WW3 is greenlit as WW2 flounders

WB failed to resolve the allegations against Whedon, so Ray Fisher is out

WB plans to release 4 DC films in theater and 2 on HBO Max per year: what could go wrong

WW in the Crimean War is a film I wish we got.

  • Star Wars:

Book of Boba Fett does not replace Mandalorian, just interrupts it

The design work for the High Republic is unconvincing as rear-view world-building

Temuera Morrison rumored to be in Obi Wan

Deepfake could have saved Luke Skywalker

Acolyte gains Rebels producer

Lucas has theories about why people didn’t like the prequels, and he’s incorrect.

Michael Waldron will write Feige’s Star Wars movie

Robot Review:

Mandalorian Season 2, the Back Half!

New Mutants

Titans

Planned Plundering:

Blake- Expanse

Mike- Rivers of London, Devs, Cyberpunk 2077

Thom- Discovery Finale, Expanse, Disney Gallery for Mando S02, Letterkenny, Search Party, Give em Hell, Malone.

Rum-Fueled Recommendations:

  • Blake- Mortal
  • Mike- Futureshock: 2000AD Documentary,
  • Thom- Expanse! EXPAAAAAAANSE! Iron Man VR maybe?
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Robot Kraken Ep 79 Now Available: Disney Drops and WB Flops

Your intrepid hosts this episode, Wrong Rocket and Deeply Dapper talk news and entertainment on the eve of a new year!

Stream the show in Apple Podcasts or your app of choice, or download  here from deeplydapper.com or here directly!

NOTE: Make sure you are set to download this podcast regularly. Apple iTunes users will discover the app tends to stall downloads if you either haven’t listened in awhile or we haven’t posted a show in a few weeks. Don’t have that FOMO… make yours RK!

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Robot Kraken Ep 79 Now Available: Disney Drops and WB Flops

Segments and Notes:

Sucking the Monkey:

  • Kris- Dr. Pepper and Kraken Rum
  • Thom- The Saarlac [Gin, Tonic, Lemon served in a Boba Fett helmet]

Red Sky Roundup:

As we started last episode, we are giving each item a rating. Like it? Red Tentacle [R] ! Hate it? Black Octopus [B] !  Grey Kraken [G] for ambivalence. Three IS the magic number. Listen to the show to see how we landed…

  • Star Wars:
    • Upcoming doc on the SW Holiday Special
    • SW Editing saved the film
    • Ahsoka and New Republic spinoffs
    • Andor, Obi Wan, Vader plans
    • New Bad Batch trailer
    • Mando, Acolytes, Visions, Droids and more
    • Patty Jenkins’ Squadrons
    • Taika Waititi is up to SOMETHING?

Planned Plundering:

  • Kris- High Score, John LeCarre
  • Thom- For All Mankind, Raised by Wolves, Barely Lethal

Rum-Fueled Recommendations:

  • Kris- Cyberpunk 2077
  • Thom- Expanse!
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Robot Kraken Ep 78 Now Available: Preying Birds and Streaming Nerds

Your intrepid hosts this episode, Wrong Rocket and Narrative Mic talk news and entertainment, plus Mandalorian check-in!

Stream the show in Apple Podcasts or your app of choice, or download  here from deeplydapper.com or here directly!

NOTE: Make sure you are set to download this podcast regularly. Apple iTunes users will discover the app tends to stall downloads if you either haven’t listened in awhile or we haven’t posted a show in a few weeks. Don’t have that FOMO… make yours RK!

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Robot Kraken Ep 78 Now Available: Preying Birds and Streaming Nerds

Segments and Notes:

Sucking the Monkey:

  • Mike- Banshee Chardonnay
  • Thom- The PampleGoose (grapefruit, grapefruit soda grapefruit vodka)

Red Sky Roundup:

As we started last episode, we are giving each item a rating. Like it? Red Tentacle [R] ! Hate it? Black Octopus [B] !  Grey Kraken [G] for ambivalence. Three IS the magic number. Listen to the show to see how we landed…

Robot Review:

Birds of Prey (and the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn)

Planned Plundering:

  • Mike- Titans S01, Coffin Bound
  • Thom- Raised by Wolves, Gentleman’s Game, Expanse rewatch

Rum-Fueled Recommendations:

  • Mike- Monstrous, Friends at the Table, Austin Walker projects
  • Thom- Expanse! and Crown S04
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Robot Kraken Ep 77 Now Available: Suicide Squids and Mando Lids

Your intrepid hosts this episode, Wrong Rocket and Narrative Mic talk news and entertainment, plus Mandalorian check-in!

Stream the show in Apple Podcasts or your app of choice, or download  here from deeplydapper.com or here directly!

NOTE: Make sure you are set to download this podcast regularly. Apple iTunes users will discover the app tends to stall downloads if you either haven’t listened in awhile or we haven’t posted a show in a few weeks. Don’t have that FOMO… make yours RK!

Segments and Notes:

Sucking the Monkey:

  • Mike- Terro Cab Sauv
  • Thom- Kentucky Lemonade

Red Sky Roundup:

As we started last episode, we are giving each item a rating. Like it? Red Tentacle [R] ! Hate it? Black Octopus [B] !  Grey Kraken [G] for ambivalence. Three IS the magic number. Listen to the show to see how we landed…

Robot Review:

The Mandalorian Season 02 – First Half!

Planned Plundering:

Rum-Fueled Recommendations:

  • Mike- Addams Family, We Only Tole Them When They’re Dead, Seven Secrets, Dorohedoro 
  • Thom- The Agency, What We Do in the Shadows

Robot Kraken Ep 76 Now Available: Spicy News and Watery Brews

Your intrepid hosts this episode, Thom ‘Third Rail’ Chiaramonte and ‘Narrative Mic’ Rowe talk news and entertainment, plus tangents, because of course.

Stream the show in Apple Podcasts or your app of choice, or download  here from deeplydapper.com or here directly!

NOTE: Make sure you are set to download this podcast regularly. Apple iTunes users will discover the app tends to stall downloads if you either haven’t listened in awhile or we haven’t posted a show in a few weeks. Don’t have that FOMO… make yours RK!

Segments and Notes:

Sucking the Monkey:

  • Mike- Pabst Blue Ribbon Overpriced Waterybeer
  • Thom- Bittermilk Old Fashioned

Red Sky Roundup:

As we started last episode, we are giving each item a rating. Like it? Red Tentacle [R] ! Hate it? Black Octopus [B] !  Grey Kraken [G] for ambivalence. Three IS the magic number. Listen to the show to see how we landed…

However, is what he looks like in the film, because we can’t have nice shiny things.

Planned Plundering:

  • Mike- TBD
  • Thom- Doom Patrol, Mando S02, Raised by Wolves

Rum-Fueled Recommendations:

  • Mike- TBD
  • Thom- Boys S02, The Agency, Lovecraft Country, Enola Holmes

Robot-Kraken Ep 75 Now Available: Vocal Fries From Bearded Guys

Your intrepid hosts this episode, Thom ‘Third Rail’ Chiaramonte and ‘Narrative Mic’ Rowe, joined by podmaster prime Kris ‘Deeply Dapper’ McClanahan, talk news and entertainment, plus explore ‘Unpopular Nerd Opinions’ in a special segment added to the show.

Stream the show in Apple Podcasts or your app of choice, or download  here from deeplydapper.com or here directly!

NOTE: Make sure you are set to download this podcast regularly. Apple iTunes users will discover the app tends to stall downloads if you either haven’t listened in awhile or we haven’t posted a show in a few weeks. Don’t have that FOMO… make yours RK!

Segments and Notes:

Sucking the Monkey:

  • Mike- Pineapple Kettle Sour 
  • Kris- Doc Ock – Kraken and Dr. Pepper 
  • Thom- Grapefruit-infused vodka and Limon La Croix [ “the vocal fryyyyyyy”]

Red Sky Roundup:

As we started last episode, we are giving each item a rating. Like it? Red Tentacle [R] ! Hate it? Black Octopus [B] !  Grey Kraken [G] for ambivalence. Three IS the magic number. Listen to the show to see how we landed…

Unpopular Nerd Opinions:

  • Mike:
    • I hate BSG.
    • I hate David Lynch.
    • Bringing Hal Jordan and Barry Allen back from the dead was a bad idea.
  • Kris:
    • I hate the first John Wick.
    • I’ve never seen 2001.
    • I like the Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy movie. 
  • Thom:
    • I find Harley Quinn grating.
    • I like a pre-Venom symbiote better.
    • Bill and Ted’s Bogus Journey was one fo the worst movies I’ve ever seen. 

Planned Plundering:

Rum-Fueled Recommendations:

  • Mike- Cloak and Dagger
  • Kris – Cabinets of Barnaby, Maine. Muppets Now
  • Thom- SW Squadrons: Hunted short film, Boys S02, Lovecraft Country, Peripheral, Beastie Boys Story, Ghosts of Tsushima, Picard 

Robot-Kraken Ep 74 Now Available: The Birth of a Potential Event

Your intrepid hosts this episode, Thom ‘Third Rail’ Chiaramonte and ‘Narrative Mic’ Rowe, talk SDCC, Fandome, and the virtual con concept in another special Red Sky Roundup!

Stream the show in Apple Podcasts or your app of choice, or download  here from deeplydapper.com or here directly!

NOTE: Make sure you are set to download this podcast regularly. Apple iTunes users will discover the app tends to stall downloads if you either haven’t listened in awhile or we haven’t posted a show in a few weeks. Don’t have that FOMO… make yours RK!

Segments and Notes:

Sucking the Monkey:

  • Mike- Trumper Pilsner
  • Thom- various and sundry hydrating fluids

Red Sky Roundup:

Starting with this episode, we are giving each item a rating. Like it? Red Tentacle [R] ! Hate it? Black Octopus [B] ! There are no other choices. Until Mike made one, the Grey Kraken [G] for ambivalence. Three IS the magic number. Listen to the show to see how we landed…

Planned Plundering:

  • Mike- Tarturus comic
  • Thom- The Old Guard, Boys Season 02, Cyberpunk 2077 ; Lovecraft Country, Hudson Hawk, Super, WW: Dead Earth, Ghosts of Tsushima

Rum-Fueled Recommendations:

  • Mike- Lovecraft Country, WW: Dead Earth, Last God, Alienated
  • Thom- Ray Donovan

Robot-Kraken Ep 73 Now Available: ‘The Center Will Not Hold’

Your intrepid hosts this episode, Thom ‘Third Rail’ Chiaramonte and ‘Narrative Mic’ Rowe, talk Part 2 of our late-Summer Red Sky Roundup news, among other various and sundry items!

Stream the show in Apple Podcasts or your app of choice, or download directly here!

NOTE: Make sure you are set to download this podcast regularly. Apple iTunes users will discover the app tends to stall downloads if you either haven’t listened in awhile or we haven’t posted a show in a few weeks. Don’t have that FOMO… make yours RK!

Segments and Notes:

Sucking the Monkey:

  • Mike- The King’s Prohibition – Cabernet Blend
  • Thom- Citra Singe Hop Pale Ale – Fort Point Bewery

Red Sky Roundup:

  • Marvel
    • Agents of Shield
    • Stream of Consciousness Alert 01: Iron Man!
  • DC
    • HBO Max is Paying a Ton for Darkseid
    • Suicide Squad Ayers Cut – Will it Ever?
    • Batwoman Recasting
    • Stream of Consciousness Alert 02: Batman, Robin, Comics Robin
  • Various and Sundry:
    • Editing by Mob Rule
    • Alien 3 Lost Script
    • Stream of Consciousness Alert 03: Ennis, Ellis
    • Dr. Who
    • Star Trek Fandom/ Brave New Worlds
    • Tenet

Planned Plundering:

  • Mike- Squirrel Girl, Champions, Ms. Marvel, Black Science; Karen Gillen’s Ludicrats
  • Thom- American Gods S02, Prospect, CBS All Access Shows, Lupin

Rum-Fueled Recommendations:

  • Mike- Habitat (Simon Ray), Sentient (Jeff Lumiere), Murderbot: All Codes Red, The Yattering and Jack (Clive Barker), Orisis Child
  • Thom- Party Down, American Gods S01

Robot-Kraken Podcast Ep. 72 ‘Toss a Coin For Your Toleyou’

Your intrepid hosts this episode, Thom ‘Third Rail’ Chiaramonte and ‘Narrative Mic’ Rowe, talk Red Sky Roundup news, and dive into the wonderful world of Witcher!

Stream the show in Apple Podcasts or your app of choice, or download directly here!

NOTE: Make sure you are set to download this podcast regularly. Apple iTunes users will discover the app tends to stall downloads if you either haven’t listened in awhile or we haven’t posted a show in a few weeks. Don’t have that FOMO… make yours RK!

Segments and Notes:

Sucking the Monkey:

  • Mike- Coppola Claret
  • Thom- Espresso, Grapefruit Juice, not simultaneously

Red Sky Roundup:

  • Marvel
    • New Gods Fantasy Casting
      • Big barda: Mike,  Gina Careno; Thom Missy Pyle
      • Scott Free: Mike:  Thom: Paul Rudd, Charlie Day
      • Orion: Mike. Chris Pine   Thom: James Mardsen
      • Metatron: Alan Richman CGI, Thom: Bill Irwin
      • Darkseid: Mike: Keith David, Thom: Albert Finney
  • New Iron Man comics
  • DC
  • Star Wars
    • Will Thrawn join the Disney+ SW world? Casting Call: Mikkelson or Jones
    • Jon Boyega at the BLM protests is the Rebel Leader we needed.
  • Various and Sundry:

Robot Review:

  • Witcher Season 1

Planned Plundering:

  • Mike- Low (Rick Remender), Rivers of London
  • Thom- Mute, Galaxy Quest Documentary, Free Fire, Perry Mason, Maneater

Rum-Fueled Recommendations:

  • Mike- Young Marvel, Fallout 76, Dendara
  • Thom- Space Force, American Gods S02