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The Geekbox: Episode 211

Sorry for the notable late publish this week — truth be told, I was kinda passive-aggressively putting this one off, because publishing it makes it real.

We say goodbye to founding host Karen Chu this week. The upshot is that she’s taken an exciting new job at Twitch, but it means that she needs to step down from the podcast to avoid potential conflicts of interest (much like previous hosts Justin Haywald and Greg Ford had to do in the past). It’s something I’ve known was coming for a while, and — to get all selfish for a moment — I’d be lying if I said I was anything less than super-bummed about it. In her 131 appearances, Karen has been a pretty big part of what’s held this show together for four years, as well as being one of the greatest collaborative partners I have ever had, and one of my best friends in the world.

I’m hoping we’ll still get her on the show from time to time, but this definitely marks (more than any other cast change in the show’s history) a new era for the Geekbox. We’ll be seeing some old and new faces in the coming weeks (and maybe a new regular host if we’re lucky), but no one and nothing is ever truly gonna replace Karen. Wish her well over on her Twitter account @momopeche (and you can still hear her every week on Good Job, Brain!). We’ll miss you, Karen!

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The Geekbox — Episode 211 (2013-03-13)
Wherein we discuss passive-aggression, how much we love Karen Chu, our awesome comic shop, Tomb Raider, SimCity, Star Wars: The Clone Wars, new Star Wars shows, Neverwinter (sort of), Defiance, Shroud of the Avatar, and When in Rome (NOT the Olsen twins movie). Starring Ryan Scott, Karen Chu, Adam Fitch, and Ryan Higgins.
Running Time: 1h 19m 7s
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The Geekbox: Episode 210

This week, we go all retro with G.I. Joe and Ninja Turtles talk. For some reason, filmmaker Michael Bay has decided to take TMNT icon April O’Neil in the stripper-next-door (Megan Fox) direction instead of girl-next-door (my favorite choice, Anna Kendrick). No accounting for taste, I suppose.

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The Geekbox — Episode 210 (2013-03-05)
Wherein we discuss Flight, Airplane!, the G.I. Joe movies, our own April O’Neil casting call, old guys kicking butt, old guys NOT kicking butt, Real Husbands of Hollywood, the future of the DC movie universe, The Evil Dead, They Might Be Giants, Fire Emblem: Awakening, Intelligent Systems, Etrian Odyssey IV, the horrors of Blockbuster Video, and the best games of 1997. Starring Ryan Scott, Karen Chu, Adam Fitch, and Ryan Higgins.
Running Time: 1h 5m 2s
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The Geekbox: Episode 209

Apologies for the botched audio that I allude to in the intro — and thanks to special guest Greg Kromer for hanging out! Enjoy the episode, and hit our sponsor link at Hover if you’re in the market for a new domain name.

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The Geekbox — Episode 209 (2013-02-26)
Wherein we discuss botched audio, the death of 1UP and GameSpy, the big PlayStation 4 announcement, extreme car fetishism, awkward Final Fantasy non-announcements, awesome Diablo III non-announcements, Chinese achievement-farmers, livestreamed games, social media on consoles, how to use Tumblr, Cliff Bleszinski’s crazy predictions, 2012 Oscar-bait, the Internet police, and live-action anime adaptations. Starring Ryan Scott, Karen Chu, Adam Fitch, and Ryan Higgins, with special guest Greg Kromer.
Running Time: 1h 24m 1s
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The Geekbox: Episode 208

The PlayStation 4, PlayStation Cloud, or whatever else Sony happens to be calling it is about to be announced. What do you think we’re going to get?

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The Geekbox — Episode 208 (2013-02-20)
Wherein we discuss critical hits, Aliens: Colonial Marines, Twitter etiquette, the PlayStation Cloud, backwards compatibility, Sony’s launch lineups over the years, The Cave, Warm Bodies, Magic: The Gathering, and the greatest games of 1995. Starring Ryan Scott, Karen Chu, Adam Fitch, and Ryan Higgins.
Running Time: 59m 10s
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The Geekbox: Episode 207

We have quite the speculative next-gen discussion this week. Once more: Don’t forget to take our listener survey for your chance to win a free game of your choice!

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The Geekbox — Episode 207 (2013-02-12)
Wherein we discuss next-gen consoles, Sony’s E3 embarrassments, the secret history of YouTube, Wii U-exclusive games (or the lack thereof), Ryan Higgins vs. reasonable perceptions, Nintendo’s uphill battle, retro Batman, the already-aborted Justice League movie. Starring Ryan Scott, Adam Fitch, and Ryan Higgins.
Running Time: 1h 15m 38s
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The Geekbox: Episode 206

You might notice that we have an ad in this week’s episode — if you’re in the market for an Internet domain, hit our Hover.com URL so we get a bit of a kickback! Also, don’t forget to take our listener survey for your chance to win a free game of your choice. And, you know, enjoy the episode and stuff, too!

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The Geekbox — Episode 206 (2013-02-05)
Wherein we discuss thought experiments, life and death, planets vs. planetoids, live Futurama cast readings, Fire Emblem: Awakening, Sony’s PlayStation 4 media plans, and even more Star Wars movies. Starring Ryan Scott, Karen Chu, Adam Fitch, and Ryan Higgins.
Running Time: 1h 1m 10s
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The Geekbox: Episode 205

Recurring Geekbox guests Alea Garbagnati and Chris Noyes join us this week to discuss the big Star Wars: Episode VII directorial announcement. Once you’ve listened, please take a moment to participate in our listener survey. Don’t worry — we don’t share or sell information… and once we’ve finished our survey period at the end of February, we’ll pick one lucky entrant to receive a free (current, within reason) game of their choice!

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The Geekbox — Episode 205 (2013-01-29)
Wherein we discuss the rumor mill, J.J. Abrams’ Star Wars, the Justice League film team, The Cave, Double Fine’s Kickstarter game, Gas Powered Games vs. Kickstarter, the end of THQ and Epic Mickey, Nintendo’s big announcements, and the rise of Fire Emblem. Starring Ryan Scott, Karen Chu, Adam Fitch, and Ryan Higgins, with special guests Alea Garbagnati and Chris Noyes.
Running Time: 1h 5m 25s
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