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21 Jan. 2014

Shop Talk 007


Another “Shop Talk”, another hour spent dissecting the minutia of pop culture in the comic shop.  So what’s on the docket this week? Racism, Stan Lee in Shield, Nick K is not done bemoaning the Green Lantern movie and rightly so. Alan Moore has been discovered to be the original hipster. Who’s Lex going to …

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14 Jan. 2014

Shop Talk 006


Here is our year end spectacular. While other sites dealing with comics and movies and other such nerdy shit, we here at Fancore give you the Old Man podcast! That’s right, three pre-elderly guys discussing diabetes, gluten free diets and all the while we’re scarfing down cookies baked by our very own K-stu. Did you …

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04 Jan. 2014

Shop Talk 005


Ever break a toy? Like a newly purchased collectible figure? Did your heart break? Just a little? We spend some time talking about just that this week and what you can do, if anything to fix it. Then we’re off talking about movie trailers and how much is too much to give away about a …

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18 Dec. 2013

Trolling for Trailers: Dawn of the Planet of the Apes


Rise of the Planet of the Apes was my favorite movie of 2011. A solid re-imagining, that stayed true to the heart of the original sci-fi classic, Rise kicked off a new era of POTA movies, and now we’re finally getting our first glimpses of it’s follow up, Dawn of the Planet of the Apes. …

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10 Dec. 2013

Shop Talk 004


J-Bo, K-Stu and T-Kutty jamming on video games, Fast and Furious Paul Walker type stuff, Witcher 2. We spend some time discussing the topic of writing and storytelling in our video game experiences and which games did it best. And finally our pick of the week for comics; Green Arrow. Find out why with a …

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01 Dec. 2013

Shop Talk 003


In the shop this week we cover all kinds of strange and interconnected topic as way leads to way and chit chat video games, Kanye West and how irrelevant he is, what stand up comedians people are watching and why. We talk about the ending of Infinity, but we left it to the end so …

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29 Nov. 2013

The Croods


A star studded cast of voice actors helps to make this CG movie a little more fun than the bare bones of its plot mechanics alone. Emma Stone is perfect casting as Eep; a young cave woman whose family must come to terms with the changing world around them and try to evolve like her …

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25 Nov. 2013

Shop Talk 002


Last week we covered all that is going on for Marvel in the world of Television and movies so this week we tried to tackle the distinguished competition but we couldn’t completely escape Marvel. Still, we talk about the direction of Arrow now that season two is starting, Man of Steel and the gaggle of …

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22 Nov. 2013

Trolling for Trailers: RoboCop


There’s a lot of controversy around the new RoboCop reboot, and for good reason; the original is a classic. But this newest trailer has me really anticipating this new incarnation. I know that’s going to ruffle some feathers, but hear me out; this is not replacing the classic RoboCop, the REAL RoboCop. Not by a …

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