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The Temple of Geek Microcast Episode 10: The Last Jedi Trailer

http://media.blubrry.com/togcast/p/www.templeofgeek.com/wp-content/uploads/Microscast_Ep10.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | Google Play | Stitcher | MoreStar Wars The Last Jedi Trailer Danniel and Paul discuss the the Star Wars: The Last Jedi trailer that was just dropped this past weekend. Why does Luke say the Jedi must end? We discuss our ...

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The Temple of Geek Microcast Episode 9: The First Day of Star Wars Celebration Orlando

Star Wars Celebration Orlando

http://media.blubrry.com/togcast/p/www.templeofgeek.com/wp-content/uploads/Microscast_Ep09.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | Google Play | Stitcher | MoreStar Wars Celebration Orlando Danniel and Paul discuss day 1 of Star Wars Celebration Orlando. It is the 40th anniversary and there is going to be a lot of amazing panels and events planned. ...

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Get Ready For The All New Star Wars Forces of Destiny

Forces of Destiny

Disney and Lucasfilm announced, on Wednesday, Star Wars Forces of Destiny. This is a new initiative celebrating the inspiring stories of iconic heroes from across the Star Wars universe. An original series of animated shorts (each 2-3 minutes in length) will explore exciting, all new adventures of key characters in Star Wars Universe. ...

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Temple of Geek “ToGCast” Episode 95: Fan Expo Dallas 2017 Review

Fan Expo Dallas 2017

http://media.blubrry.com/togcast/p/www.templeofgeek.com/wp-content/uploads/ToGCast_Ep95_Fan_Expo_Dallas_2017_Review.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | Google Play | Stitcher | MoreDanniel, Rooster, and Stacy review Fan Expo Dallas 2017. This is our take on the convention that took place in Dallas over the weekend. Though some of this may sound like con bashing, we ...

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ToG At The Con: Day 3 At Fan Expo Dallas 2017 – The Final Day

Fan Expo Dallas 2017

Fan Expo Dallas 2017 – Day 3 Day 3 of Fan Expo Dallas 2017 ended and Temple of Geek departed. You can tell people were exhausted by the end of this thing. Today was my last two photo-ops and just a fan day for me. I hit the floor and did ...

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ToG At The Con: Day 2 At Fan Expo Dallas 2017

Fan Expo Dallas 2017 – Day 2 Day 2 of Fan Expo Dallas 2017 has come and gone. This was the day that I was waiting for. The day that the celebrities would be here to sign. The day where we would be able to interview guests. The day that… ...

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ToG At The Con: Day 1 At Fan Expo Dallas 2017

Fan Expo Dallas 2017 – Day 1 We have arrived! Fan Expo Dallas kicked off with a bang! Temple of Geek was on site for Day 1 to have a little fun and check out the happenings. I myself was here today for one very specific purpose, Mark Hamill. As ...

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Cosplay in 2017: Predictions and Trends

As the first day of spring  has come and passed another season is announced, cosplay season.  Every year around this time cosplayers start to show off the costumes they’ve been grinding on for the past months. And every year we see cosplay trends explode! With six Marvel movies, two DC films, six ...

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Temple of Geek “ToGCast” Episode 93: Our Favorite Actor’s Character Army

Character Army

http://media.blubrry.com/togcast/p/www.templeofgeek.com/wp-content/uploads/ToGCast_Ep93_Our_Favorite_Character_Army.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | Google Play | Stitcher | MoreDanniel, Jonathan, and Marcus discuss their favorite actor’s character army. What do we mean by that? Pick an actor and put all of the characters the portrayed into an army and that is it. Really ...

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LBCE 2017 – The Con After the Storm

LBCE

Not even rain could keep the con goers away from this year’s Long Beach Comic Expo (LBCE). As everyone knows, California is known for its constant sunny days. Well, that was not the case in the days leading up to Long Beach Comic Expo. It rained and stormed like nobodies busy down ...

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The Temple of Geek Microcast Episode 3: Star Wars The Last Jedi Rumors

http://media.blubrry.com/togcast/p/www.templeofgeek.com/wp-content/uploads/Microscast_Ep03.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | Google Play | Stitcher | MoreLAST JEDI RUMORS Danniel and Paul discuss Star Wars Episode 8: The Last Jedi rumors. What does the title mean? Why the red logo? Who is Snoke dammit! Listen to the guys breakdown this discussion. THINGS ...

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Star Wars Force Friday II: The Countdown Begins This September

Force Friday II

Force Friday II Disney and Lucasfilm announced Star Wars Force Friday II. This fan event spans the globe celebrating the launch of new products inspired by “Star Wars: The Last Jedi”. September 1, 2017 at 12:01 a.m., stores around the world will open for a celebration of all things Star Wars. Toys, collectibles, books, apparel and more ...

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10 Questions with Jeremy Bulloch

Jeremy Bulloch

Boba Fett is undoubtedly one of the most popular characters in the Star Wars Universe. The same could be said for the actor that portrays him, Jeremy Bulloch. Mr. Bulloch is no stranger to pop culture also appearing in other properties such as Doctor Who and 3 of the James Bond ...

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Temple of Geek “ToGCast” Episode 88: Star Wars The Last Jedi Discussion

The Last Jedi

http://media.blubrry.com/togcast/p/www.templeofgeek.com/wp-content/uploads/ToGCast_Ep88_Star_Wars_The_Last_Jedi_Discussion.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | Google Play | Stitcher | MoreSTAR WARS THE LAST JEDI Danniel, Jonathan, Katie and Trey discuss the some of the news that has come out for Star Wars The Last Jedi. They then start talking about some of the trailers that ...

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The Temple of Geek Microcast Episode 1: The Last Jedi Title Reveal

The Last Jedi

http://media.blubrry.com/togcast/p/www.templeofgeek.com/wp-content/uploads/Microscast_Ep01.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | Google Play | Stitcher | MoreLETS TALK THE LAST JEDI Danniel, Katie, and Stacy discuss the new title reveal for Star Wars Episode 8. In case you have not heard yet, the title is The Last Jedi. They break down ...

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Title Revealed! Star Wars Episode 8: The Last Jedi

The Last Jedi

Something happened today… It’s official. STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI is the next chapter of the Skywalker saga. This December. #TheLastJedi https://t.co/ySkVwQcMTP pic.twitter.com/eHrPgbsRJq — Star Wars (@starwars) January 23, 2017 That’s right, the Star Wars Episode 8 just had its title revealed today on Starwars.com. Here is what they posted ...

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10 Questions With Julie Dolan

Julie Dolan

Julie Dolan is an actress whose career has been quite expansive, spanning film, television, commercials, theater, voice-overs, music, and more. Ms. Dolan is the official voice for General/Princess Leia and has appeared in several Disney properties such as Disney Infinity 3.0 – The Force Awakens, Lego Star Wars: The Freemaker Adventures, and Star ...

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Temple of Geek “ToGCast” Episode 85: Out With 2016: In With 2017

2016

http://media.blubrry.com/togcast/p/www.templeofgeek.com/wp-content/uploads/ToGCast_Ep85_Out_With_2016_In_With_2017.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | Google Play | Stitcher | MoreGOODBYE 2016! Danniel, Katie, Marcus, and Rooster discuss their favorite moments of 2016. They then transition over to what they are excited about for the upcoming year. What could they possibly like about 2016? ...

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Comic Con HQ Red Carpet Experience

HELLO EVERYONE!!!!! Katie here! I know I have been super MIA for awhile, but I’m back. I also have a bunch of interviews to share with everyone from Comic Con HQ! Recently, my friend Tiffany and I attended our first official red carpet event in Los Angeles. Temple of Geek was ...

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Temple of Geek “ToGCast” Episode 84: Thoughts on Rogue One

Rogue One

http://media.blubrry.com/togcast/p/www.templeofgeek.com/wp-content/uploads/ToGCast_Ep84_Thoughts_On_Rogue_One.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | Google Play | Stitcher | MoreROGUE ONE Danniel, Paul, and Marcus discuss Rogue One: A Star Wars Story. In this episode, they discuss what they like, what they didn’t like and any final thoughts. This episode contains a crap ...

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Temple of Geek “ToGCast” Episode 82: Guess Which Geek Is Back?

geek

http://media.blubrry.com/togcast/p/www.templeofgeek.com/wp-content/uploads/ToGCast_Ep82_Guess_Who_Is_Back.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | Google Play | Stitcher | MoreDanniel gets Marcus to guest on the Temple of Geek ToGCast. They discuss everything from Doctor Strange to Final Fantasy XV. Be prepared to jump from topic to topic because there is a lot ...

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BEGUN, THE CLONE WAR HAS: A Retrospective on Star Wars-Episode II:Attack of the Clones

There was still palpable excitement for the Star Wars prequel trilogy when Attack of the Clones was about to make its way to movie theatres in the summer of 2002. Whilst the initial denial over The Phantom Menace eventually subsided and the film was regarded as a disappointment in the ...

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Wear a Jacket Inspired by Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

Columbia Sportswear unveiled three limited-edition, high-performance jackets inspired by Rogue One: A Star Wars Story. This is the first time Columbia created a collection of movie merchandise. These jackets will be available in a very limited quantity on Columbia’s website and their retail locations beginning December 9. The high-performance jackets, featuring Columbia’s ...

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Excited For Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

Rogue One

December is quickly approaching and I am getting excited. Sure, the holidays are great and Christmas and New Years are going to be awesome, but there is something else in December that has me excited. Rogue One: A Star Wars Story is set to hit theaters on December 16th. With ...

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The Toy and Action Figure Museum: Be a Kid Again

If you ever find yourself on Adventure Road, you must take a quick stop in Paul’s Valley Oklahoma. In a small downtown building, you will find The Toy and Action Figure Museum. Do you enjoy toys? Then please make sure you visit this museum. Kevin Stark, the curator, has amassed an amazing assortment ...

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Temple of Geek “ToGCast” Episode 71: Intro To Geekdom

http://media.blubrry.com/togcast/p/www.templeofgeek.com/wp-content/uploads/ToGCast_Ep71_Intro_To_Geekdom.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | Google Play | Stitcher | MoreStacy, Danniel, and Katie chat about what got them into geekdom. Hear some tales of tragedy and humor. Enjoy! Temple of Geek “ToGCAST” episode 71 is brought to you by audible.com – get a FREE audiobook ...

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THE ToG MOVIE BUCKET LIST #4: Star Wars-Episode V:The Empire Strikes Back

What is the statute of limitation on a plot spoiler? Yeah, you probably weren’t expecting a question like that to open this opinion piece on the second Star Wars movie and why it’s one of the greatest movies of all time and simply must be seen, but the question stands. ...

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THE ToG MOVIE BUCKET LIST #3: Star Wars-Episode IV:A New Hope

Why bother writing about Star Wars? I mean, we’ve all seen it, it must surely be one of the most watched films on the planet and, even if you haven’t seen it, you know all about it. It’s one of those films that has perforated popular culture in such a ...

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Slade vs. Geekinomicon: A New Convention in Oklahoma

I visited the great state of Oklahoma this Labor Day weekend to attend Geekinomicon. This con is a first year convention that ran for three days in the Cox Convention Center located in the heart of downtown Oklahoma City. When I entered the Cox Center, I learned very quickly that this was not a going ...

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NerdCon 2016 – A Show for Nerds by Nerds

NerdCon

NerdCon began back in 2014 when 4 Nerds decided to build a nerd convention from the ground up for other nerds like them. This idea transformed into what is now their motto “A Show for Nerds by Nerds.” By creating this convention and continuing to be completely immersed in nerd ...

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New Digital Content This Week for Nintendo Systems – August 4, 2016

Its Thursday, so that means it is time for some new digital downloads from The BIG N. This week’s Nintendo Download includes the following featured content: Virtual Console on Wii U Pokémon Ranger: Shadows of Almia – In the Pokémon Ranger: Shadows of Almia game, you once again play as a ...

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First “Rogue One” Toy Revealed

Felicity Jones received a surprise from Gwendoline Christie during the  Rogue One: A Star Wars Story panel at Star Wars Celebration Europe on Friday. Christie presented Jones with her first Star Wars action figure of Jyn Erso. This was the public’s first look at the new Rogue One inspired Star Wars ...

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Star Wars Celebration Europe 2016 LIVE!!

Need to know how to watch Star Wars Celebration Europe 2016? The Star Wars Show is live streaming the event now. You can watch the stream below.       Danniel Slade Slade started Temple of Geek in 2012 with his friend as a podcast. Since then, it has become ...

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MCM London Comic Con 2016 – A Day On

On the last weekend in May, a record-breaking 133,156 people showed up at the Excel Centre in London to attend MCM London Comic Con; a three day pop-culture affair. I was fortunate enough to be granted press passes to the event and here are the photos and videos I collected from the show. Enjoy! ...

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10 Questions With Mark Hamill

Mark Hamill is Luke Skywalker. He is the Joker. He is also the Trickster. Mark Hamill has played some of my most favorite characters of all time. I was very fortunate and got to ask Mr. Hamill a few questions. (Danniel Slade) Mark, thank you so much for taking the ...

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May the 4th Be With You

As you know today is the day to go out or stay in and celebrate all things Star Wars! TODAY IS STAR WARS DAY!!!!!!! I’ve got my Star Wars shirt on to show my support. Soooooo, there are a number of ways you can celebrate Star Wars day. You could bake, then eat ...

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Temple of Geek “ToGCast” Episode 55.5: Around the Room

http://media.blubrry.com/togcast/p/www.templeofgeek.com/wp-content/uploads/ToGCast_Microscast_Ep2.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | Google Play | Stitcher | MoreWelcome to the “ToGCast” Microcast, the show after the show. On this episode, Katie is joined by Chelsea, Chad, Rooster and special guest Kenny Rotter, host of Dumbbells and Dragons, to discuss what we have ...

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Temple of Geek “ToGCast” Episode 53: An Awakening on Blu Ray

http://media.blubrry.com/togcast/p/www.templeofgeek.com/wp-content/uploads/ToGCast_Ep53_An_Awakening_On_Bluray.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | Google Play | Stitcher | MoreDanniel, Chad, Chelsea, Paul and Rooster discuss The Force Awakens since it was released on blu ray. Any chance to talk about Star Wars is fine by this group. Enjoy! Temple of Geek “ToGCAST” episode ...

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“Star Wars: A New Hope as told by Tsum Tsum” by Disney

“Tsum Tsum” Han Solo, Princess Leia, Luke Skywalker and of course Darth Vader join in on this cute retelling of the 1977 classic, Star Wars: A New Hope. And we can’t forget the Storm Troopers, they are important! The newest collection, available now, features characters from A New Hope, The ...

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Artist Alley and Everything Else at the 2016 Long Beach Comic Expo

Artist Alley is the place where bank accounts go to die, but in a good way. Artist Alley is where Artists can set up a booth for a fee in order to showcase and sell their art to anyone attending the convention. Artist Alley has just about everything you could ...

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ToG at the Con – Dallas Fan Days 2016

Another year, another con for the Temple of Geek crew. This year, Jeff and myself headed to Irving Texas for Fan Days 2016. This year’s featured guest, Stephen Amell! We arrived at the Irving Convention Center and met with Susan Friedman and her staff with the Gentry Agency to check in. They ...

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NEW Disney Tsum Tsum Collection to be Released February 16th

On February 2, 2016, the Disney Store announced that the newest collection of Disney Tsum Tsum’s  to be released with be from a galaxy far, far away. That’s right folks, the newest collection of stackable plushes will be from Star Wars! The Star Wars Tsum Tsum collection will feature characters from A New ...

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Lady Loki – A Cosplayer Everyone Needs to Meet – A ToG Exclusive Interview

I had the pleasure of meeting this amazing woman several months ago. We traveled into the California desert for a rather unique photo shoot. Personally, this was my first photo shoot, but Lady Loki, she’s a pro at this. Thanks to the wonders of the internet I was able to ...

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2nd Wave of Star Wars: The Force Awakens Merchandise *Spoilers*

Disney has finally revealed the next wave of Star Wars: The Force Awakens merchandise that they have been keeping secret from us until the film was released. These particular items were kept under wraps because well…. SPOILERS! But now that film is EVERYWHERE we can finally get our hands on some ...

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LEGO® STAR WARS: Droid Tales

You can’t get enough Star Wars? Do you love LEGO®? Well then Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment has you covered. Return to a Galaxy far, far away with R2-D2 and C3PO in Star Wars Droid Tales. This DVD will contain 5 22-minute episodes. These episodes are titled Exit from Endor, Crisis ...

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Rogue One: A Star Wars Story – What We Want To See

We made people! Day five of my week long Star Wars post. If you want to see the previous posts, you can access them by clicking the links below. Star Wars The Force Awaken – My Thoughts Star Wars The Force Awakens – Who Is Rey? Star Wars The Force ...

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Star Wars The Force Awakens – Who is Kylo Ren? (Spoilers)

Well this is going to be a fun post as this will be a pure fanboy rant. I am going to throw out the most off the wall theory and see if it sticks. Before we get started, you should check out my previous topics from this week long Star Wars ...

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Star Wars The Force Awakens – Who is Snoke? (Spoilers)

Welcome to day three of my week long Star Wars discussion! Please take a look at my posts about my thoughts of The Force Awakens and my thoughts on who Rey is when you have a moment. This post is dedicated to another mystery of the Force Awakens. The mystery of ...

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Star Wars The Force Awakens – Who Is Rey? (Spoilers)

This is the second article in my week long Star Wars post. Today’s article is going to deal specifically on my theory of who Rey is. If you have not already, check out my article from yesterday where I discuss my general thoughts on Star Wars The Force Awakens. Before ...

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Star Wars The Force Awakens – My Thoughts (Spoilers)

It is time for me to finally put out this article. I was waiting for everyone to go see it so I can finally discuss the movie. As of this writing, the movie has taken in over 1.51 billion at the box office worldwide! What does that mean for me ...

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