Deep Six Podcast 056: Superhero Trailers / Star Wars Television Series / King Of Kong-troversy

February 12, 2018

Another Monday, another day closer to Steven being homeless, er, I mean, another episode of the Deep Six Podcast!

This weeks starts out with Matt and Steven applauding the Philadelphia Eagles for their victory over the New England Patriots in Super Bowl LII!  That then falls into talk of the new 'Avengers: Infinity War' trailer that dropped during the game, and onto the new trailers for 'Deadpool 2,' 'Jessica Jones' season two, and 'Venom!'

We then change things up and go into entertainment news!  Starting with the recent confirmation that the Doom Patrol will make an appearance on the upcoming 'Titans' series for the upcoming DC streaming service.  We also discuss the ,now dismissed, report of John Krasinski being casted as Peter Parker in, "Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse.' Closing out the entertainment news segment is news that there are multiple 'Star Wars' series being developed for the upcoming Disney streaming service, as well as a new series of 'Star Wars' films coming from 'Game Of Thrones' David Benioff and D.B. Weiss.

Next up is comic news where we first talk briefly about the U.S. Olympic ski teams unveiling their Marvel inspired uniforms for the 2018 Winter Olympic Games.  Then we discuss the trailer for the upcoming 'Wolverine: The Long Night' podcast that will be available through Stitcher Premium soon, then everywhere else in the fall.  That leads into talking about DC announcing new young adult, and middle grade imprints, 'DC INK,' and 'DC ZOOM.'  Lastly there is some marvel news as they announce 'You Are Deadpool,' which looks to be somewhat of a roleplaying, choose-your-own adventure, type limited series.

Closing out the show this week is gaming news, where Matt makes us aware of the recent controversy surrounding 'Donkey Kong' record score holder, Billy Mitchell, about potential cheating.  We also discuss the new reveals of a 'Monsters Inc.' themed land in 'Kingdom Hearts III,' 'Metroid Prime 4' being in development for the Nintendo Switch by Bandi Namco, the latest X-Box One update, this months Playstation Now additions, Matt playing 'My Time At Portia,' and much more! 

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Deep Six Podcast 055: A Look Into DC’s Publishing Plans / Kaz Hirai Stepping Down As Sony CEO / HBO’s ‘Watchmen’ Series Lands Director

February 5, 2018

Woah, January is finally over, and February has finally arrived, and along with it comes a brand new episode of the Deep Six Podcast with Steven and Matt!

This week starts off with a plethora of DC comic news! First, we finally have official word that Brian Michael Bendis will be taking over as the writer for Super Man after Action Comics #1000! We also mark our calendars as we have an official date for the upcoming nuptials between Batman and Catwoman! On top of all that DC announced DC Nation #0 to be released a week before Free Comic Book Day this May, previewing three of its major storylines all for a cover price of 25 cents!

We follow that up with gaming news where Matt informs us of the free PS Plus titles for this month, along with some more information on Nintendo's LABO project. We also get some updates on a few topics discussed last week, such as BioWare officially delaying 'Anthem' into 2019, 'Dragon Age's' producer responding about the games "live elements," and we get an update on the release date for 'Red Dead Redemption 2!" We also learn that Kaz Hirai will be stepping down as the CEO of Sony, and that Microsoft seems to be interested in acquiring EA, Valve, and Pubg Corp.

To close out this weeks show, we jump into entertainment news with the report that HBO's 'Watchmen' series has landed a director in Nicole Kassell! We also discuss the newly announced 'Metropolis' series announced for DC's digital network, on top of Nintendo confirming a Mario film is in development, and more!

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Full show notes for this episode, as well as links to find out more information on the topics discussed, can be found over on www.DeepSixPodcast.com. 

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Deep Six Podcast 054: The XFL Lives / ‘Genital Jousting’ Game Review / ‘To Be The Man’ Comic Review

January 29, 2018

The moment you've all been waiting for, a brand new episode of the Deep Six Podcast with Matt Barnes, and Steven Spevak, is here!

Starting off the show are two quick take segments where the guys discuss the announcement from Vince McMahon that the XFL will be returning in 2020, as well as our first look at the Andre the Giant documentary set to hit HBO this spring!

Transition into comic news!  DC seemingly kills off a major Batman character, a group of DC fans are petitioning to turn the Joker into an openly homosexual character, we learn about Marvel's 2018 Young Guns roster, and more!  

We then venture into gaming news!  This week Matt gives us a peek into some upcoming new releases for February, some potential woes affecting Bioware, the Avengers Project adding 15 industry veterans to its development team, and more!  He also gives us a quick review for episode four of TellTale's 'Batman: The Enemy Within,' as well as our new favorite nonsense indie game, 'Genital Jousting!'

Next stop, entertainment news!  From John Cena potentially staring in a 'Duke Nukem' film, to ABC' ordering a female led reboot of the 'Greatest American Hero!' We also discuss the first images of Brie Larson as Captain Marvel, 'The Shining,' sequel landing a director, and DC's slate of films apparently getting a shake up.

To close out the show this week, we come back around to comics with our review of the brand new wrestling centric indie title, 'To Be The Man: Evil Ain't Good,' from creators Josh Taylor, and Jared Vaughan Davis!  Set in the heyday of the 80's territories, this book focuses on "two booze-fueled professional wrestlers on the road in Reagan's 'Murica fighting Evil in and out of the ring."  You don't want to miss this!

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Deep Six Podcast 053: Dan Slott To Iron Man / Genital Jousting / ‘Flashpoint’ Finds Directors

January 22, 2018

It's Monday, so you know what that means! It's Steven's birthday! Oh, and theres a new episode of the Deep Six Podcast as well...

Comic news this week sees the guys talking about Tom King's announcement of 'Sanctuary' coming to DC Comics, Marvel canceling all three titles that they had nominated in the 2017 GLAAD awards, and Archie Comics canceling their anticipated 'Dick Tracy' reboot. There is also talk about Dan Scott leaving 'Amazing Spider-Man' to take over as the writer for 'Iron Man' over at Marvel.

Of course we follow that up with Matt, and the ever exciting gaming news segment! He goes into detail about the recent reveal of Steam indie title, 'Genital Jousting' gaining a story mode... Yeah... We also hear about some rumored upcoming Lego titles, the reveal of Nintendo's 'Labo' project, and how a group of VRChat players potentially saved a mans life.

Closing out the show is of course movie news, where we discuss the recent reports of Tom Holland's Spider-Man showing up in the Tom Hardy lead Venom film due out this fall. We also touch slightly on 'Spider-Man Homecoming 2' adding 'Daredevil' and 'IT' crew members to its production team, as well as the news that Francis Daley, and Jonathan Goldstein, have been tapped to Direct 'Flashpoint!'

As always, you can keep up with the Deep Six Podcast through social media on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram, or on our website DeepSixPodcast.com. Be sure to also subscribe to the show through either iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher, or Podbean.

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