Shane Plays Radio / Podcast- November 7, 2015:THE POWER OF COMICS!
Highlights: Comic books with Randy Duncan, comics professor, scholar and author of The Power of Comics; geek news.
Shane Plays is a journey into the things we love... games, comic books, movies, TV, books, you name it. The world respectfully requests -- NAY DEMANDS! -- a radio show that supports and encourages geekdom in all of it's splendor!
Shane Plays airs on Saturdays at 1:05 PM Central on 96.5 FM The Answer in Little Rock (For all of October and through November 14th, Shane Plays Radio will air live on sister station 99.5 FM at the regular time of 1:05 PM on Saturdays, then air again pre-recorded on Sundays on 96.5 FM at 1:05 PM). It can also be heard online at http://965fmtheanswer.com and on the Tune In Radio and iHeart Radio apps.
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For all of October and through November 14th, Shane Plays Radio will air live on sister station 99.5 FM at the regular time of 1:05 PM on Saturdays, then air again pre-recorded on Sundays on 96.5 FM at 1:05 PM.
New ‘Star Trek’ TV Series in the Works for 2017http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/live-feed/star-trek-tv-series-works-828638
Activision buys Candy Crush maker King for $5.9 billion http://www.polygon.com/2015/11/2/9662230/activision-buys-candy-crush-maker-king
Warcraft Movie Official Trailer Coming Friday, New Poster Releasedhttp://www.gamespot.com/articles/warcraft-movie-official-trailer-coming-friday-new-/1100-6431918/
Blizzard Will No Longer Report World of Warcraft Subscriber Numbershttp://www.gamespot.com/articles/blizzard-will-no-longer-report-world-of-warcraft-s/1100-6431943/
Blizzard updating classic games to “restore to glory” (StarCraft (1998), Warcraft III (2002), and Diablo II( 2000)http://www.gamespot.com/articles/blizzard-looking-to-revive-these-classic-games-upd/1100-6431991/
Impressive Metroid Fan Filmhttps://youtu.be/x3kfyZJhC3U
GOG Big Fall Sale: Hundreds of DRM-free games up to 90% offhttp://www.gog.com/?pp=6a3236f5f213960de5c415fd15c6d1cb5a46d04e
J.K. Rowling just gave America its own word for ‘muggle’ and it’s awkwardhttp://www.polygon.com/2015/11/4/9671594/muggle-no-maj-harry-potter
The Nintendo Playstation Prototype works and here’s the proof!http://www.juicygamereviews.com/retro-blog/the-nintendo-playstation-prototype-works-and-heres-the-proof
J.J. Abrams helped a dying Star Wars fan see The Force Awakens early http://www.theverge.com/2015/11/5/9677814/star-wars-the-force-awakens-advance-screening-daniel-fleetwood
This International Star Wars: The Force Awakens Trailer Has Tons Of New Footagehttp://io9.com/holy-cow-this-international-star-wars-the-force-awake-1740954520
Star Wars: The Force Awakens countdown40 days!
GUEST: RANDY DUNCAN & THE POWER OF COMICS
The Power of Comics on Amazon:http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/1472535707/
Creating Comics as Journalism, Memoir and Nonfiction on Amazon:http://www.amazon.com/Creating-Comics-Journalism-Memoir-Nonfiction/dp/0415730082/
Randy Duncan: Creating a class filled with costumes, iconic characters and CRASH!http://www.arkansasonline.com/news/2012/oct/14/randy-duncan-creating-class-filled-costumes-iconic/?f=trilakes
TWEET OF THE WEEK:
@ShanePlays: When the biggest thing to talk about is sexuality, gender, or ethnicity of your characters… story has been tossed in favor of propaganda
Not 100% confirmed on their end yet, but you know it’s Shane Plays so it’ll be geeky!