The Upside Fans take the time for their most sincere episode talking politics and offering their Upside voices to the social and cultural landscape. Don't worry, nerd stuff too! Plus Bane Voices!
This Week’s Fandom Menace: The Dark Knight Rises (2012)
00:00:17 - Ramblings
00:04:30 - Thanks to our listeners!
00:08:00 - Black Panther Official Cast Announcement!
00:14:40 - Star Wars Episode 8 Title Reveal
00:25:45 - R.I.P. Mary Tyler Moore & John Hurt
00:29:00 - The Upside Fans get Political
01:01:40 - The Fandom Menace
We've had a month to sit on it and finally the Upside Fans are bringing you their discussion on Rogue One! Lucasfilm takes a year off from the Skywalker Saga to tell the tail of the band of rebels who stole the plans to the Death Star. Does another attempt at a cinematic prequel pay off? Well...lets just say the Upside Fans are having their own Galactic Civil War. So prepare for a long one. Its both praise and rants in this episode.
How Great Is: “Rogue One”!?
00:00:35 - Intro
00:04:00 - Overall Thoughts (Non-Spoilers)
00:09:30 - ACTUAL REVIEW (Spoilers Beware!)
01:40:00 - Blue Ray or Nay? (Final Thoughts)
The Upside Fans are back after hyenas (aka hiatus) and are ready to start Season 2 of the podcast! Listen in as the fans shed 2016 and look forward, talking their most anticipated media (Films, TV, Games) of 2017!
This Week’s Fandom Menace: The Bye Bye Man (2017)
The Upside Fans are at almost a full year of Podcasting! Hear them chat about random things before getting into the meat and potatoes of reflecting on their progress thus far! Then, a brief review of 2016! Some favorites and some straggling Fandom Menaces.
No Timecode, No Fuss, No Muss, just a Wrap Up Show!
Thanks so much for all those who have listened thus far and hope you continue to enjoy!
The Upside Fans give their final predictions on Rogue One then get deep as they talk life lessons taught by the Star Wars Saga.
This Week’s Fandom Menace: Revenge of the Sith (2005)
00:05:00 - Jar Jar vs C-3PO
00:08:40 - Is Watto a Terrible Person?
00:15:35 - Pre Rogue One Thoughts
00:33:40 - Life Lessons from Star Wars
00:59:00 - The Fandom Menace
As the holiday season approaches the Upside Fans gets festive by talking their favorite Christmas Traditions and Holiday Movies.
This Week’s Fandom Menace: Krampus (2015)
00:03:00 - Christmas Talk and Traditions
00:16:00 - Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 Trailer
00:25:40 - MOANA (Brief Review)
00:31:40 - CW Superhero Crossover Review
00:38:00 - Holiday Movies
00:52:00 - The Fandom Menace
Early Mornings and Sleep Depravity catch up to the Upside Fans as they attempt to talk about Harry Potter with questionable results. Also some Non-Spoilery thoughts on Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them!
This Week’s Fandom Menace: Goosebumps (2015)
00:02:00 - CW Super Show Talk (Supergirl & The Flash)
00:17:30 - Harry Potter and Fantastic Beasts (kinda)
00:43:50 - Fantastic Beasts (NON SPOILERS) Review
00:53:00 - The Fandom Menace
The Upside Fans get ready for Thanksgiving by talking about things they are grateful for in the world of nerds and fandoms. Also, Rob introduces Will to a Football "classic."
This Week’s Fandom Menace: Little Giants (1994)
00:01:00 - Thanksgiving Plans and Ramblings
00:06:40 - KONG: Skull Island Trailer
00:09:00 - Emilia Clarke in Han Solo Movie
00:18:00 - What We Are Thankful For (Nerdy Things)
00:52:30 - The Fandom Menace
The Upside Fans talk 2016's crop of Superhero Movies, revisiting, reviewing and looking into the upcoming year.
This Week’s Fandom Menace: X-Men Apocalypse (2016)
00:01:00 - Denis Villeneuve’s Arrival
00:08:00 - Rogue One Trailer (again)
00:09:00 - 2016 Superheroes in Review!
00:18:00 - Deadpool
00:29:00 - Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice
00:36:30 - Captain America: Civil War
00:43:20 - Suicide Squad
00:50:00 - Petty Fandom in 2016
00:55:00 - Doctor Strange (briefly)
00:57:00 - Rankings!
00:59:00 - 2017 Superhero Movies!
01:04:00 - The Fandom Menace
After 8 years of Cinematic Universe building, Marvel is finally sling-ringing into the astral plane and opening a world of alternate dimensions and cosmic sorcery.
This newest entry into the MCU introduces audiences (and some eager hardcore fans) to a true cinematic iteration of the Sorcerer Supreme. Does another Marvel gamble pay off? Will they make us believe in magic? Do we accept Benedict Cumberbatch's American accent?
How Great Is: “Doctor Strange”!?
00:00:40 - Intro
00:04:00 - Rob and Will Marvel at the Superhero Landscape
00:07:30 - Overall Thoughts (Non-Spoilers)
00:18:00 - ACTUAL REVIEW (Spoilers Beware!)
01:10:40 - Blue Ray or Nay? (Final Thoughts & Upcoming Marvel Movies)