Ryan Murphy stops by the cafe to talk all things Xbox with Joel. Starting with Destiny 2 new player onboarding, and game play, speeding through Forza Horizon 4, enjoying platformers like Ori And The Blind Forest, then looking ahead to what to play next.
Lou and Joel talk about managing tech in the studio, and the value in home renovation shows like Ask This Old House, before breaking down introducing new players to sci-fi shooter Destiny 2, and the Japanese mafia RPG, Yakuza 7.
Stephen and Joel discuss the shifting pace of WandaVision, analyzing key events from the first four episodes, and how they think the story ties into the larger MARVEL cinematic universe.
The new living room set up is live! Joel talks about 4K content, TV settings, and what games are on deck from Xbox Game Pass. Megan helps answer some nerdy listener email, and has some questions about Patreon going into 2021.
Brockett and Joel discuss the boredom, confusion and potential of WandaVision on Disney+, suggest a viewing order for the Star Wars saga to a listener, and pop by Kim’s Convenience on CBC.
Joel and Megan answer listener email about non-nerdy things they still nerd out over, and discuss the ins, outs and nerdier side of TikTok.
Joel welcomes StephenESC to The Citadel Cafe as a regular co-host in the first episode of the new year where they discuss Detective Pikachu, Wolfwalkers, and Oxygen Not Included.
In the Part II of the annual nerdy roundtable, Brockett, Megan and Lou talk about their nerdy highlights from 2020, and what they’re looking forward to in 2021 in everything from the Disney+ announcements to indie games and more.
Joel welcomes guests Ryan, Alastair, Stephen, and James to talk about their nerdy highlights from 2020, what nerdom they’re looking forward to in 2021, and the bantha sized content droppings from the Disney+ Investor Day.
Lou shares his thoughts on Ready Player Two, and The Great British Bake Off, which is a nice treat compared to Joel’s experience watching Shazam!
Megan is catching up on Adventure Time, and has started a new vlog series. Joel is dipping his toe into Schitt’s Creek and finally watched Alita: Battle Angel before trying to get into The Queen’s Gambit.
Joel is joined by Alastair and James for a roundtable discussion about Star Trek Discovery, touching on where the show has been, and how the story is moving forward in Season 3. Plus, at home arcade cabinets and solar powered trains.
Lou Page is escaping the chaos of AMC’s The Walking Dead everything in the mystical. modern fantasy crime novel, Rivers of London. Joel has been catching up on WestWorld, Season 3, and along for the ride in The Mandalorian, Chapter 10.
Megan drops in from the top rope to talk about GLOW and update us on how she’s faring in Spiritfarer. Joel dove into the worlds water crisis in the Brave Blue World documentary, and has plans to update his living room with new tech.
Ryan Murphy joins Joel to talk about Unsolved Mysteries on Netflix, as well as the upcoming Xbox Series X, Playstation 5, and how even casual gamers can access a lot of next gen content. Don’t miss Ryan’s Extra-Life stream for SickKids on November 7!
Joel and Brockett discuss what favourite book they’d like to see turned into a film or series before diving into some Halloween themed recommendations and Joel’s first gun fights of Borderlands 3.
Lou and Joel talk spooks, Halloween and spies. Joel rewatched the Bourne films and Lou is happy as a Gilmore about Hubie Halloween.
Megan and Joel discuss the Netflix original film, Enola Holmes. Joel has been hitting some bugs in No Man’s Sky, and Megan has been hugging more spirits in Spiritfarer.
Megan and Joel talk chill games like No Man’s Sky and Spiritfarer, and hitting nostalgic, comfort films like The Lord of The Rings.
Megan and Joel answer listener email about next gen consoles and streaming on Twitch, then discuss the new trailer for WandaVision, the Emmys, and new-to-Megan anime.
Brockett shares his thoughts of the new Avengers video game and Joel has finished Wizards, Tales of Arcadia. Plus, the trailer for The Mandalorian, Season 2.
Lou and Joel discuss the pacing problems of The Witcher and 3BELOW Season 2, while looking ahead to Wizards, Tales of Arcadia. Lou takes a trip back in time with The Alienist and Joel shares fun Mandalorian fan art.
Joel is definitely more excited about the new NVIDIA GeForce RTX 30 series than he is about finishing the second seasons of 3BELOW or American Gods and Megan helps shed some light on a listener email recommendation, Recorded By Arizal.
Megan and Joel discuss the trailers for The Batman and Justice League: The Snyder Cut and some of the other news from the DC Fandom event. Plus, Megan shares a pilot for a sharp new adult animated show.