The Rusted Robot
208: Tesla, Trailers, and Time

208: Tesla, Trailers, and Time

July 29, 2018

Tesla Motors and movie trailers! 

A special report by James from the Battle Bridge Podcast, detailing his purchase of the Tesla Model X

  • handling,
  • batteries,
  • charging,
  • range,
  • gull wing doors,
  • internal space redesign,
  • nav console,
  • seating capacity

Movie trailer review:

  • Godzilla King Of The Monsters,
  • Alita: Battle Angel,
  • Aquaman,
  • Fastastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindalwald,
  • Shazam

A brief history of the tangled nest of Shazam, Superman, Captain Mar-Vel, Miss Marvel, DC and Marvel Comics.

This week's podcast promo: CasterQuest

207: Let’s Go To San Diego Comic Con!

207: Let’s Go To San Diego Comic Con!

July 22, 2018

SDCC 2018 is here!  We've got the news from Hall H!

  • Doctor Who Season 11 trailer,
  • Star Trek Discovery season 2 trailer and all the news and highlights,
  • The Toys That Made Us - season 3 episodes revealed,
  • Glass trailer,
  • Godzilla: King of the Monsters,
  • Star Wars Clone Wars final season news,
  • Titans,
  • Patient Zero trailer,
  • Overlord trailer,
  • Steel City NerdCon, Sault Ste. Marie's first geek convention

This week's promo: The 42 Cast

206: Robocop Returns With Lando, Zombies and Star Trek Toys

206: Robocop Returns With Lando, Zombies and Star Trek Toys

July 15, 2018

The return of everything we ever loved is on the way!

  • ROBOCOP RETURNS, the sequel we've been waiting for is on the way,
  • STAR WARS IX: Billy Dee Williams to return as Lando Calrissian,
  • ZOMBIELAND 2, original cast and crew to return,
  • Mego Corp returns with classic style Star Trek action figures,
  • ANT-MAN AND THE WASP review,
  • GODZILLA VS KONG speculation,
  • Danai Gurira to be cast in Star Trek's 4th Kelvin-verse movie,
  • EXTINCTION trailer and discussion,
  • Re-Zero anime,
  • DEADPOOL 2 super duper extended cut special features!

This week's podcast promo: ESO Network Patreon

205: Where Is The Prize Inside?

205: Where Is The Prize Inside?

July 8, 2018

Wolfman's Got Nards, and cereal box prizes!

  • Steve Ditko, life and cultural impact of a comic book legend,
  • The Monster Squad documentary trailer Wolfman's Got Nards,
  • FunkOs breakfast cereal, and the prizes inside,
  • Incredibles 2 movie review,
  • MIT's Cheetah 3 robot,
  • Batman comic and New York Times spoilers,
  • Magic: The Gathering,
  • Email feedback

This week's promo: We Podcast and We Know Things

204: We’ll Always Be Toys ‘R Us Kids

204: We’ll Always Be Toys ‘R Us Kids

July 1, 2018

The last of the Toys R Us stores close in the USA. 

Harlan Ellison 1934-2018:

  • Star Trek and The City on the Edge of Forever controversy

Star Wars talk:

  • The movie universe,
  • Ewan McGregor,
  • toys,
  • characters,
  • stories...

Trailers:

  • The Predator,
  • The Equalizer 2,
  • Disenchanted,
  • Zoe,
  • How It Ends,
  • Mile 22,
  • The House With The Clock in its Walls

Final thoughts on Luke Cage,

TAU movie on Netlfix review,

Audiobook recommendation: I Am Legion, I Am Bob

Local Events:

  • Jump City board game day,
  • Stars and Thunder and Canada Day,
  • Shane and Sara get engaged

This week promo: Vitamin Geek Podcast