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Deep Six Podcast 044: Comic Movie Casting News / Stranger Things 2 / Dan Patrick School of Sportscasting

October 30, 2017

It’s a new week, and with that comes a new episode of your favorite nerd culture podcast on the interweb, the Deep Six Podcast with Steven Spevak and Matt Barnes!

This weeks show starts strong with the ever popular comic news segment! First the boys discuss the upcoming landmark issue of Action Comics #1000 which will be two separate books. They then talk about Grant Morrison’s return to Batman where he will be working with Scott Snyder and Greg Capullo for an upcoming one-shot for DC’s Metal event!

Next is your weekly dose of movie and television news, starting with the news that Vincent D’Onofrio will be returning to the role of Wilson Fisk for Daredevil season 3. Following up with some news on New Warriors from comic legend Fabian Nicieza, Marvel eyeing Ben Mendelssohn for Captain Marvel, Zachary Levi being cast in Shazam, and our initial thoughts on the second season of Stranger Things!

The show then turns to the newly introduced gaming segment where Matt and Steven talk about Sony leaking the Planet of the Apes game, Bioware’s new Mass Effect novel after canceling of all content, and Assassin’s Creed Origins including micro transactions.

Lastly, the main event of the week sees the guys talking about the recent announcement that former ESPN anchor, Dan Patrick, is teaming up with Full Sail University to start a degree program in sportscasting. With attention to podcasting, VR, and other emerging trends in the broadcasting industry, could we see our hosts returning to school soon?

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